Monthly Archives: June 2013

This Week in MMA History: June 24- July 1 edition

This Week in MMA History: June 24- July 1 edition

This week our resident historian, Phil Devine, was out on an Alaskan expedition. This week’s edition of MMA History was…

Dave Herman must pass drug test in order to fight at UFC 162

Dave Herman must pass drug test in order to fight at UFC 162

As a part of Friday’s Nevada State Athletic Commission agenda, it was ruled that UFC Heavyweight Dave Herman (21-5, MMA)…

Mark Hunt’s staph infection continues to linger

Mark Hunt’s staph infection continues to linger

UFC Heavyweight Mark Hunt took his Facebook page to inform fans that the staph infection he contracted following his fight…

UFC Fan Expo: Q & A guest speakers set for July 5 & 6

UFC Fan Expo: Q & A guest speakers set for July 5 & 6

The 2013 UFC Fan Expo announced its main stage schedule Thursday which includes Q & A sessions with UFC personalities,…

Eddie Alvarez’s Bellator legal drama will linger into 2014

Eddie Alvarez’s Bellator legal drama will linger into 2014

Top-ranked lightweight Eddie Alvarez, a former Bellator champion, continues to deal with his legal case against Bellator MMA. As the…

Invicta FC 6: Julia Budd out vs. Ediane Gomes, Charmaine Tweet steps in

Invicta FC 6: Julia Budd out vs. Ediane Gomes, Charmaine Tweet steps in

Another injury struck the Invicta FC 6 fight card Wednesday. Featherweight Julia Budd suffered a neck injury and will be…

Ronda Rousey Metro PCS Fan Chat

Ronda Rousey Metro PCS Fan Chat

The UFC announced Tuesday that women’s bantamweight champ, Ronda Rousey, will host a live chat on MetroPCS’ Facebook page on Wednesday, June 26 at…

Ed Soares reveals bantamweight title fight for RFA 9, talks Curran’s withdraw, and what’s next for Sergio Pettis

Ed Soares reveals bantamweight title fight for RFA 9, talks Curran’s withdraw, and what’s next for Sergio Pettis

Ed Soares, President of Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) and MMA manager to Anderson Silva, Lyoto Machida, the Nogueira brothers, and…

Ed Soares asks GSP “If Anderson wins, will he take the fight?”

Ed Soares asks GSP “If Anderson wins, will he take the fight?”

With UFC 162 less than two weeks away, Ed Soares, who manages Anderson Silva, was a guest of MMA Fight…

UFC 162 media call: Anderson Silva, Chris Weidman

UFC 162 media call: Anderson Silva, Chris Weidman

MMA Fight Corner Recorded LIVE June 25. 2013 Guest: Anderson Silva, Chris Weidman www.mmafightcorner.com

Invicta FC 6: Joanne Calderwood gets new another opponent in Norma Rueda Center

Invicta FC 6: Joanne Calderwood gets new another opponent in Norma Rueda Center

The shuffling of opponents continues for Invicta FC strawweight Joanne Calderwood who is now in line to face Norma Rueda…

UFC 165 makes Ivan Menjivar vs. “Kid” Yamamoto official

UFC 165 makes Ivan Menjivar vs. “Kid” Yamamoto official

UFC officials confirmed Monday that a bantamweight contest is on tap for the September 21 fight card. Ivan Menjivar will…

UFC on FOX Sports 1: 3 books Teixeira vs. Bader, Jacare vs. Okami

UFC on FOX Sports 1: 3 books Teixeira vs. Bader, Jacare vs. Okami

On September 4, FOX Sports 1: 3 will emanate from Belo Horizonte, Brazil according to a report by the Brazilian…

UFC Fan Expo Main Stage Appearances Announced

UFC Fan Expo Main Stage Appearances Announced

The 2013 UFC Fan Expo continues to add to its already star studded 2-day event taking place at the Mandalay…

This Week in MMA History: June 17-23 edition

This Week in MMA History: June 17-23 edition

Here’s this week in MMA history covering the week of June 17-23 as compiled by Phil Devine. The segment can…