Brian Stann’s mission to help his fellow service men and women did not end with his time in Iraq. As Pulitzer Prize award winning journalist Dan Neil explains, even after hanging up his boots, the Marine Corps Captain has found another way to help his comrades.
You only get one chance to make a first impression. Many fighters have taken advantage of the spotlight and Joe Rogan ranks the best of the best in Ultimate 8.
It appears that Jake Shields (27-6-1, 1NC) is set to return to the welterweight division after moving back to 185-lbs for one bout last summer. Shields will reportedly meet former Strikeforce contender Tyron ‘T-Wood’ Woodley (11-1) this summer, possibly as part of UFC 161. The bout between Shields and Woodley was identified by MMAjunkie.com on [...]
The Ultimate Fighting Championship is in the “Land of the Rising Sun” this coming weekend for the UFC on FUEL TV 8 event live from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The promotion held it’s pre-fight press conference today (Thursday in Japan) with headliners Wanderlei Silva and Brian Stann on hand as well as fighters Mark Hunt, Stefen Struve, Takanori Gomi, Diego Sanchez, Yushin Okami and Hector Lombard.
Earlier today news surfaced that middleweight Matt ‘Deep Waters’ Riddle (7-3, 2NC) had been released by the Ultimate Fighting Championship promotion after a second failed drug test. Riddle tested positive for Marijuana following a win against Che Mills two Saturday’s ago in London as part of UFC on FUEL TV 7. The promotion released an [...]
A flyweight bout between Brazilian fighter John Lineker (20-6) and Russian Azamat ‘Tough Guy’ Gashimov (7-2) appears to be in the works for this May’s upcoming UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Rockhold event. Brazilian news agency Tatame.com brought news of the matchup Wednesday afternoon. UFC on FX 8 (aka UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Rockhold) [...]
UFC President Dana White sat down with UFC Tonight’s Chael Sonnen and Kenny Florian for an electrifying interview that touched on all of the top UFC news. White discussed a variety of possible super-fights, Ronda Rousey’s stunning performance at UFC 157 and much more.
On Wednesday, the California State Athletic Commission released the disclosed payroll for this past weekends UFC 157: Rousey vs. Carmouche event. The payroll for the event totaled $1,173,050 with co-main event light heavyweights Dan Henderson ($250,000) and Lyoto ‘The Dragon’ Machida ($200,000) earning top spot on the list. Main event victor, UFC women’s bantamweight champ [...]
UFC Tonight’s Chael Sonnen knows a thing or two about what it takes to earn a victory inside the Octagon. Check out Sonnen’s picks for UFC On FUEL TV 8: Silva vs Sonnen.
California fighter Jeremy ‘Lil Heathen’ Stephens (20-9) will attempt to end a three fight losing skid fought at 155-lbs by dropping down to the featherweight division when he takes on Estevan ‘El Terrible’ Payan (14-3, 1NC) this May at UFC 160. The announcement was made early this morning (@UFCTonight). – #Breaking: Featherweight Bout between @az_kid2002 [...]
Press Release – LOS ANGELES, CA – On this week’s UFC TONIGHT, we have an exclusive interview with UFC President Dana White. Kenny Florian and Chael Sonnen preview the upcoming UFC ON FUEL TV 8: SILVA VS. STANN card, plus offer thoughts on Jose Aldo vs. Anthony Pettis, Anderson Silva’s next opponent and more. Quote [...]
A pair of featherweights were announced as opponents for the TUF 17 Finale on Tuesday in TUF Live alumni Sam Sicilia (11-2) and Venezuela’s Maximo Blanco (8-4-1, 1NC). Officials made the announcement online at UFC.com. The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale is expected to take place on April 13, 2013 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center [...]
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- UFC on FX 8 – Brian Stann’s New Mission To Help His Fellow Veteran’s
- The Top Eight UFC Debuts Of All-Time
- Jake Shields vs. Tyron Woodley Rumored For This Summer At UFC 161
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- UFC on FUEL TV: Silva vs. Stann Pre-Fight Press Conference Video (Full)
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- UFC Releases Official Statement On Matt Riddle’s Dismissal
- UFC on FX 8 To Add John Lineker vs. Azamat Gashimov
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- UFC 157 Salaries Total $1.173 Million For Anaheim Event
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