2 March 2017 | 12:00 am Tony Ferguson says when it comes time to write his book, he’ll call it, “The Grinder.”If any fighter personifies the...
2 March 2017 | 12:00 am While the UFC waits for its mainstream stars to return to the octagon, the promotion has booked a UFC 209 card that appeals directly to its serious fight fans. Conor McGregor, Ronda Rousey, Jon Jones, Georges St. Pierre and Brock Lesnar are all in various states of inactivity, suspension or retirement. Only St. Pierre...
2 March 2017 | 12:00 am Max Griffin has pulled out of a scheduled welterweight clash against Sergio Moraes at UFC Fight Night 106, the fighter announced on his Facebook page Thursday."Hey everyone. I have some news. I have made the decision to pull out...
2 March 2017 | 12:00 am Mark Hunt unloaded against steroid abusers in MMA and says the UFC forced him to take a fight against Alistair Overeem, who has a history with PEDs.To call Mark Hunt a disgruntled employee would be an understatement.In July, Hunt was was granted a marquee fight against former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar in the co-main event of...
2 March 2017 | 12:00 am MMAjunkie‘s Steven Marrocco and Ben Fowlkes obtained an investor document that details much about the new UFC owners’ plans. The first article was about plans to grow earnings. Their second article details what happens when the FOX deal ends in 2018. FOX was one of the bidders for the UFC, so the league has a...
2 March 2017 | 12:00 am March 2, 2017 11:07am EST March 2, 2017 11:07am EST News, English UFC 209 information on the main card and prelims for the March 4 pay-per-view fights. UFC fighter Tyron Woodley (Getty Images) Updated at 11:07 a.m. ET Updated at 11:07 a.m. ET Tyron Woodley ... Source link
2 March 2017 | 12:00 am 3:29 PM ETEric TamisoESPN.com Ten months after it was first scheduled, Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd will square off Friday night for the right to become the first Bellator women's featherweight champion. For Coenen, the wait has done nothing to change her idea of how the fight will go."Anyone who looks at Julia will...
2 March 2017 | 12:00 am A live stream of the Bellator 174 weigh-ins airs in less than an hour. Tonight (March 2) at 6 p.m. ET, the official YouTube page of Bellator will go live. All 22 fighters on the Bellator 174 card will tip the scales for the weigh-ins. While the weigh-ins are tonight, the action inside the cage goes...
2 March 2017 | 12:00 am At the Bellator 174 weigh-ins, all 22 fighters taking part in Friday night's Bellator 174 fights will step on the scale Thursday, and we'll have the live video here at MMAFighting.com.In the main event, Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd will have to make the featherweight limit of 145 pounds.Check out the Bellator...
2 March 2017 | 12:00 am Bellator MMA Former Bellator light heavyweight champion Liam McGeary and Chris Fields submitted out-of-competition drug tests in January for their scheduled bout at last week’s Bellator 173 and their drug tests came back negative for banned substances. Mohegan Tribe Department of Athletic Regulations Director Mike Mazzulli confirmed the results of the...