1. Antonio Silva Defies CSAC, Gets His and Cornermen's Licenses Revoked

    As you may remember, Antonio Silva tested positive after his fight with Justin Eilers (for the vacant EliteXC Heavyweight Championship) for the anabolic steroid Boldenone...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 220 reads 4 comments

  2. Demian Maia vs. Top WEC Star Chael Sonnen Set For UFC 95

    The card that everyone in London is complaining about for not having any big fights just got sweetened a bit. According to Guto Maia on Brazilian Black Belt: "Demian Maia has already confirmed his next opponent...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 222 reads 7 comments

  3. UFC Continues To Bully Jon Fitch; UFC 94 Card Set

    First off, here is the lineup for UFC 94, which is set to take place on Jan. 31 (Super Bowl Weekend) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas: Main Card Georges St. Pierre vs. B.J. Penn Lyoto Machida vs...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 871 reads 10 comments

  4. Joe Stevenson-Diego Sanchez Co Main Event UFC 95; Huerta-Fisher Possible?

    Looks like it could be a big start to the new year for the UFC lightweight division. Four of the UFC's top LW contender's look to be getting matched up already...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 587 reads 4 comments

  5. Black Belts, Contracts, And New Blood: UFC Lightweight Round Up

    It's been a big week for UFC lightweights thus far. Over the weekend, Brooklyn's own and TUF finalist Phillipe Nover was given his black belt by Alexandre “Soca” Freitas...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 182 reads 7 comments

  6. The Ultimate Fighter 8: Who Got Face Time?

    This article actually started off as a normal conversation I was having with somebody over AIM. They said I should make an article out of it, and voila. Think of this as a small recap of ther season...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 271 reads 2 comments

  7. Brooklyn Is Back In The Ultimate Fighter Finals (Prediction)

    That's right ladies and gentlemen. I called it in a previous article. Granted, Amir Sadollah was only born in Brooklyn and raised in Virginia, but my hometown hero Phillipe Nover ripped through ...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 280 reads 4 comments

  8. Tim Sylvia Vs. Ken Shamrock Set for February?: Yes, You Read That Correctly

    Yes, you read it right. Tim Sylvia, the man who was recently paid $800,000 to fight the top Heavyweight in the world (Fedor Emelianenko) is now apparently taking a giant step down in competition...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 333 reads 9 comments

  9. Co UFC Creator Unleashes XARM: Sets Combat Sports Back Ten Years

    MMA and combat sports in general have come a long way since Art Davie (co creator of the UFC) held the first UFC just over 10 years ago. We all know that the UFC was sold to the Fertita brothers and Dana White...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 388 reads 8 comments

  10. UFC 91 Draws Big Numbers, But Not 1.2 Million Worth

    Were you one of the 800,000-850,000 (numbers courtesy of Dave Meltzer's Wrestling Observer) people to tune into UFC 91 to watch Brock Lesnar become the new UFC heavyweight champion? I know I was...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 197 reads 8 comments

  11. Jon Fitch Gone from UFC, Dana White Declares War - The Full Story (UPDATED)

    Yes, you read it correctly. Top welterweight prospect Jon Fitch (8-1 UFC) has been dropped from the UFC. Why, you ask? Well, that's an excellent question. Both sides are giving completely different stories...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 3,047 reads 18 comments

  12. Joe "Daddy" Stevenson Awarded Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt

    UFC lightweight Joe Stevenson (29-8) was awarded his black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu at a ceremony this past Saturday according to UFC.com. He received the belt from grappling legend and trainer Robert Drysdale...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 240 reads 1 comments

  13. Anderson Silva Vs. Chael Sonnen Confirmed

    Chael Sonnen recently spoke with GracieMag.com and said the following: “Yes, it’s confirmed. Once I’m in the UFC I’ll fight Anderson Silva...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 914 reads 15 comments

  14. WEC 36: Paulo Filho Misses Weight By Seven Pounds: Fight No Longer For Title

    WEC Middleweight champion Paulo Filho weighed in at 192 pounds for his Middleweight title defense against Chael Sonnen. He was given two hours to cut the weight and only got down to 189 pounds...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 191 reads 7 comments

  15. Chris Leben Suspended Nine Months After Failing Post-UFC 89 Drug Test

    Dave Meltzer of Yahoo! Sports has reported that Chris Leben has been suspended by the UFC after testing positive for steroids (Stanazolol) on a post UFC 89 drug test...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about over 5 years ago 856 reads 9 comments

  16. Phillipe Nover (TUF 8) Is the Next Anderson Silva

    Does anyone remember Dana White saying the following before this season of The Ultimate Fighter started? “I was going off when I saw this guy,” White said. “He’s 24 and he’s destroying people...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about almost 6 years ago 2,154 reads 15 comments

  17. Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic Vs. Alistair Overeem II: Dec. 31 at K-1 Dynamite

    If you have been paying attention to Cro Cop since he joined the UFC, you would be able to tell that he is not the same fighter that was dominating opponents in the PRIDE organization...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about almost 6 years ago 589 reads -2 comments

  18. Dana White Invites Kevin "Kimbo Slice" Ferguson to Join "The Ultimate Fighter"

    It is no secret that Dana White doesn't think much of Kimbo Slice. He doesn't think that he is a real fighter or athlete for that matter. Most of the MMA world (or at least the purists), including myself, agrees with him...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about almost 6 years ago 1,092 reads 25 comments

  19. EliteXC's Demise: What Does This Mean For The MMA World?

    That's right. EliteXC is gone, just as you, me, and everyone else with half a brain expected. Refer back to this article I wrote back at the end of July if you can't remember...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about almost 6 years ago 284 reads 5 comments

  20. Struggle for Supremacy: St. Pierre or Penn to Get Anderson Silva Next?

    Dana White recently spoke to SunSport and said that if Georges St. Pierre was to get by B.J. Penn on Super Bowl weekend, that he would get a fight with Anderson Silva next. B.J. Penn, on the other hand, will not get the same opportunity...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about almost 6 years ago 979 reads 15 comments

  21. Fedor Emelianenko Signs Exclusive Contract with Affliction: Randy Fight Gone?

    MMAweekly.com reports that Fedor Emelianenko has recently signed an exclusive contract with Affliction. His previous contract was also exclusive, but only in the U.S. This of course dashes all dreams of seeing the coveted Fedor vs...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about almost 6 years ago 594 reads 17 comments

  22. Anderson Silva Confirms Retirement Talk

    All of the Anderson Silva retirement talk started back in September. Refer back to my previous article to see the story started with an interview on Brazilian cable channel SporTV. A video interview was posted on Sherdog...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about almost 6 years ago 583 reads 11 comments

  23. Frank Shamrock vs. Ken Shamrock Signed for Early 2009

    ESPN.com reports that a contract has been signed by the famous adoptive Shamrock brothers to square off in early 2009 (most likely April on an EliteXC card)...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about almost 6 years ago 2,879 reads 14 comments

  24. UFC 100 To Be Held on July 4th: All Titles On The Line

    Apparently the UFC have a major ace up their sleeve for their "100th" show. The real 100th show was actually UFC 78, but who's counting anyway?According to mmabay.co...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about almost 6 years ago 36,603 reads 19 comments

  25. "True Life: I'm A Mixed Martial Artist" Is Great For The Sport

    I was browsing through my guide to find anything interesting to DVR and came across an episode of the MTV True Life series. I have been a fan of the True Life series for awhile. I feel it is the only thing that MTV does do right these days...

    Joseph Bonsignore Written by Joseph Bonsignore about almost 6 years ago 846 reads 1 comments