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One of UFC’s biggest shows of all time, headlined by Georges St. Pierre vs. BJ Penn, is drawing record interest. Find out who won at UFC 94.
There seems to be as much media coverage for UFC’s version of the Super Bowl as there is for the actual Super Bowl itself this year.
ESPN2 aired an interesting fight between Juan Urango and Herman Ngoudjo from Montreal, Quebec, Canada. How would the hometown judges score the bout after the end of 12 rounds?
Antonio Margarito defended himself in an ESPN Deportes interview that aired on Friday Night Fights, stating that he did nothing wrong in regards to allegations of a plaster-like substance on the tape used for his hands. Teddy Atlas said that the California State Athletic Commission needs to be more open and transparent about the situation.
Here is the full card line-up for this Saturday’s big UFC show at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, headlined by BJ Penn vs. Georges St. Pierre.
Astroturfing, leaks, and all sorts of questions about how UFC could or could not be using blogs to get their message out in terms of MMA business deals.
Dana White wants to invade your hometown gym and take over the fitness industry.
Who do you think this Saturday night’s fight, BJ Penn or Georges St. Pierre?
Helio Gracie, the patriach of the legendary BJJ family, has died at the age of 95.
Antonio Margarito has had his boxing license temporarily suspended by the California State Athletic Commission.
What is it about the Japanese fight business having such a powerful attraction to the ‘dark world’?
Adam Swift and the MMA Payout deserve credit for first bringing to light the possibility of UFC implementing 360 deals with their fighters. Plus, my thoughts on what historical analogy best suits what Affliction’s MMA operation resembles.
I’ll take $5 million USD plus a private jet to appear at your next MMA show if you make the offer. And, I promise I won’t poach your headliner and promote him on my own fight show in the future.« Previous Entries