Monthly Archives: August 2012

Vitor Belfort Explains Decision to Fight Jon Jones

Vitor Belfort Explains Decision to Fight Jon Jones

Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort explained to MMA Fighting on the MMA Hour why he chose to fight Jon Jones for…

Wanderlei Silva’s Father Killed in Car Crash in Brazil

Wanderlei Silva’s Father Killed in Car Crash in Brazil

Wanderlei Silva’s father was killed yesterday afternoon in Brazil. Holando Pinheiro da Silva died in a car accident when his car…

James McSweeney’s Robbery Thwarting Paints MMA Fighters in A Positive Light

James McSweeney’s Robbery Thwarting Paints MMA Fighters in A Positive Light

Nine days ago, MMA veteran and former Ultimate Fighter competitor, James McSweeney, took his family and some old friends who…

Evan Dunham on TJ Grant “I’m Gonna Stop Him in the Third”

Evan Dunham on TJ Grant “I’m Gonna Stop Him in the Third”

UFC lightweight Evan Dunham (6-2, UFC) was a guest of MMA Fight Corner on Saturday and broke down his upcoming…

James McSweeney & Evan Dunham – The Code of the Fighter is to Go Out and Fight

James McSweeney & Evan Dunham – The Code of the Fighter is to Go Out and Fight

This week the UFC, fighters, fight fans and media have heard and seen it all with UFC Light Heavyweight Champ…

Jay Hieron “If There’s Not a Twist to It For Me, Somethin Ain’t Right”

Jay Hieron “If There’s Not a Twist to It For Me, Somethin Ain’t Right”

[singlepic id=1327 w=320 h=240 float=left]Jay “The Thoroughbred” Hieron proved today that sometimes it takes someone who’s been through it all…

Bellator 73 – Fight Results

Bellator 73 – Fight Results

Main Card Light Heavyweight Tournament Final: Attila Vegh vs Travis Wiuff – Vegh def. Wiuff via Knockout, Rd. 1 (0:25)…

Braulio Estima and Anthony Johnson Earn W’s in Titan FC

Braulio Estima and Anthony Johnson Earn W’s in Titan FC

Accomplished and decorated BJJ practicioner, Braulio Estima, won his MMA debut on Titan FC Friday night. He defeated Chris Holland…

Alan Belcher Injured – Wants Weidman When He’s Back

Alan Belcher Injured – Wants Weidman When He’s Back

Alan Belcher explained on Twitter that he is not upset at all about his UFC 153 opponent Vitor Belfort moving…

Vitor Belfort is a Blackzilian – Ready to Fight For LHW Title at UFC 152

Vitor Belfort is a Blackzilian – Ready to Fight For LHW Title at UFC 152

In a press release from Authentic Sports Management today, President Glenn Robinson announced that Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort (30-9, MMA)…

Mizugaki-Hougland and Urushitani-Lineker Rebooked

Mizugaki-Hougland and Urushitani-Lineker Rebooked

Two more bouts have been rescheduled for other fight cards following the UFC 151 cancellation. Bantamweights Takeya Mizugaki and Jeff…

UFC 151 Cancelled Conference Call – Dana White – August 23, 2012

UFC 151 Cancelled Conference Call – Dana White – August 23, 2012

UFC 151 Fallout: Machida’s Reasons for Declining Fight at UFC 152

UFC 151 Fallout: Machida’s Reasons for Declining Fight at UFC 152

Three weeks ago, Dan Henderson injured his knee in training and made every attempt to keep working through it. Henderson’s…

Jon Jones Apologizes for UFC 151 Cancellation

Jon Jones Apologizes for UFC 151 Cancellation

UFC Light Heavyweight Champ Jon Jones told MMAJunkie.com  Thursday afternoon that he was sorry the entire UFC 151 card was cancelled,…

UFC 152’s NEW Main Event – Jon Jones vs Vitor Belfort

UFC 152’s NEW Main Event – Jon Jones vs Vitor Belfort

UFC President Dana White confirmed late Thursday night with MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani that UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort has now stepped…