1. Brock Lesnar Promotes New Book on Jimmy Fallon: More UFC Mainstream Acceptance?

    Brock Lesnar is coaching opposite Brazilian mixed martial artist Junior Dos Santos on the 13th season of the reality television series The Ultimate Fighter ...

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  2. UFC Fight Night 24 Results: Did Some of the Phil Davis Hype Just Die?

    A week ago exactly light heavyweight phenom Jon "Bones" Jones took out the then current UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua in dominating fashion...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 1,196 reads 28 comments

  3. UFC 131: Shane Carwin to Face Golden Glory Recruit Jon Olav Einemo

    Shane Carwin last fought in July of 2010 where he had the upper hand against the then-heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar until the second round, where Carwin looked physically exhausted and was forced to submit to an arm triangle...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 1,145 reads 23 comments

  4. UFC 128 Results: Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua Tapped to Jon Jones' Strikes?

    UFC 128 in Newark, New Jersey crowned a new light heavyweight champion as 23 year old challenger Jon "Bones" Jones annihilated the now former champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua in just under three rounds of action...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 4,920 reads 23 comments

  5. UFC 128 Fight Card: Can We Still Call Nate Marquardt 'The Great'?

    Nate "The Great" Marquardt hasn't been so great of late in the UFC, despite having one of the better skill sets in his division. Marquardt is a veteran of the mixed martial arts scene with a professional record of 39—10—2...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 335 reads 5 comments

  6. UFC 128 Fight Card: How Many More Fights Does Mirko Cro Cop Have Left?

    At 36 years old, veteran mixed martial artist Mirko Cro Cop (27-8-1) is suiting up for battle one more time as he takes on 27-year-old American fighter Brendan Schaub at UFC 128 in Newark, N...

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  7. UFC 128 Fight Card: Can Brendan Schaub Evolve into a Future Title Contender?

    Up and coming heavyweight prospect Brendan "The Hybrid" Schaub will faceoff against veteran of the sport Mirko Cro Cop . Schaub looked up to Cro Cop as one of the guys in the sport that a young fighter should model themselves after...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 579 reads 5 comments

  8. UFC 128 Fight Card: Urijah Faber and the 7 Most-Well Rounded Fighters in MMA

    UFC 128: Shogun vs Jones is upon us and the excitement is rising as UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua makes his long awaited return after knee surgery to defend his belt for the first time against 23-year-old phenom Jon "Bones" Jones...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 1,372 reads 16 comments

  9. UFC Buys Strikeforce: The Winners and Losers of the Purchase

    Ariel Helwani of mmafighting.com broke the biggest MMA news to come out of 2011 thus far, Zuffa's acquisition of UFC competitor Strikeforce...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 3,412 reads 21 comments

  10. Dana White Challenges Chad Ochocinco to Fight Anderson Silva, Seriously?

    On March 2 UFC president Dana White reached out to mercurial Cincinnati Bengals ' receiver Chad Ochocinco about a possible fight between Chad and arguably the best pound for pound fighter in the world Anderson "The Spider" Silva...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 4,493 reads 14 comments

  11. UFC on Versus 3 Results: Diego Sanchez Snatches Victory With Sheer Heart

    The Honey Badger has to be the animal equivalent to Diego "The Dream" Sanchez because both of these guys are fearless and relentless even if considered undersized...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 1,990 reads 9 comments

  12. KSW 15: Matt Lindland and Thales Leites Unable to Fight Mamed Khalidov

    I'm not sure if many people in North America know much about the KSW fight club, but it is the premiere fight league in Poland...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 477 reads 2 comments

  13. UFC 127 Results: Michael Bisping Crushes Jorge Rivera in Classless Fashion

    UFC 127 : Penn vs. Fitch has come and gone and fight fans everywhere get to look forward to UFC Live: Sanchez vs. Kampmann in 3D on VS this Thursday night in Louisville, Kentucky...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 964 reads 43 comments

  14. Sergei Kharitonov Talks About Victory, Fedor Emelianenko and Alistair Overeem

    Sergei Kharitonov is the last man to have beaten Alistair Overeem at heavyweight and he won his Strikeforce Tournament quarter final less than two weeks ago against former UFC champion Andrei Arlovski...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 2,146 reads 1 comments

  15. Brock Lesnar's Team Trains With Matt Hughes for the Ultimate Fighter 13

    Nine-time UFC welterweight champion and UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes was out and about prior to and after UFC 126: Silva vs. Belfort...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 7,547 reads 21 comments

  16. Joe Rogan, Anderson Silva Is Not the First One To Score a Front Kick Knock Out

    No knock on Joe Rogan or anything—his color commentary is entertaining and I wouldn't really want anyone else in the booth alongside Mike Goldberg to call UFC events...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 3,974 reads 29 comments

  17. Strikeforce Fedor Vs. Silva: Fedor Emelianenko Talks Possible Retirement

    Host of "The MMA Hour" and mixed martial arts journalist of the year Ariel Helwani sat down and had a chat with Fedor Emelianenko and his translator this past Monday...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 1,646 reads 12 comments

  18. UFC 126: Can Georges St. Pierre Dethrone Anderson Silva?

    First of all—wow. Those who tuned into UFC 126: Silva vs. Belfort this Saturday night got their money's worth and more. It was a night of great fights, and the main event just put the cherry on top...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 1,794 reads 22 comments

  19. UFC 126 Results: The UFC's Best-Kept Secret, Jon Jones Fighting Mauricio Rua

    The importance of the matchup between rising stars Jon "Bones" Jones and Ryan Bader wasn't underestimated by anyone. Some fans were looking forward to this fight more than the UFC 126 main event of Anderson Silva vs...

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  20. UFC 126 Results: Demetrious Johnson a Bantamweight Version of Rashad Evans?

    Just finished watching the airing of the UFC 126 preliminary fight between Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto and Demetrious Johnson on Facebook...

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  21. UFC 126: Reasons Why Anderson Silva and Jon Jones Could Move Up In Division

    Two men preparing for UFC 126 this Saturday at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas have something in common. These men go by the names of Anderson Silva and Jon Jones. Silva is the UFC middleweight champion and has been for quite some time...

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  22. Brock Lesnar Looking for Striking Partners? Brock Meets Up with Vitor Belfort

    Yesterday, Around the Octagon reported that Brock Lesnar stopped by Xtreme Couture in Las Vegas and met with Vitor Belfort...

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  23. Alistair Overeem's Last Loss, Sergei Kharitonov Prepares for Andrei Arlovski

    Sergei Kharitonov is one of the eight fighters currently signed to compete in the Strikeforce heavyweight Grand Prix...

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  24. UFC's Fight for the Troops 2 Big Winners: Mitrione, Hominick and Guillard

    Last night the Ultimate Fighting Championship hosted it's second fund raising event, UFC: Fight for the Troops 2 . The event exceeded expectations by leaps and bounds...

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  25. Fedor Emelianenko's Management Team M-1 Global Talking Nonsense

    This isn't the first time we have seen Fedor Emelianenko 's management team M-1 Global and particularly the company CEO Vadim Finkelstein shoot off some ridiculous statements and remarks...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 3 years ago 1,444 reads 11 comments