Dan Hardy Still Wants Matt Hughes

Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight Dan Hardy has been pretty vocal about his dislike for former champion Matt Hughes in the past, stating his desire to face the UFC legend inside the Octagon. Even though UFC matchmakers didn’t grant Hardy his wish – matching him up with Duane Ludwig at UFC 146, the brash British brawler … Read more

Martinez Willing to Accept 20-80 Split Against Mayweather

Sergio Martinez might have won his March 17 encounter against Matthew Macklin, but he didn’t exactly do it in impressive fashion. Martinez struggled a bit in the earlier rounds of his bout against Macklin, getting knocked down in the seventh round. The Argentinean eventually found his rhythm in the later rounds, finishing Macklin at the … Read more

Benavidez Talks About Johnson-McCall Rematch

Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweights Demetrious Johnson and Ian McCall put on a spectacular show at “UFC on FX,” but a scoring error robbed MMA fans of a “sudden victory” round. The Octagon-side judges actually ruled the fight a draw, but a counting error gave Johnson the win. The error was discovered shortly after, putting an … Read more

Sergio Martinez Stops Matthew Macklin

Sergio Martinez wasn’t as impressive as some expected against Matthew Macklin on March 17, but he turned it up a notch in the eighth round, picking up the pace and stopping the Irishman in the 11th round. “It wasn’t difficult, it was a complicated fight,” Martinez said via his translator after the fight. “He’s a … Read more

Jim Miller Braces for Nate Diaz

“Ultimate Fighter” season five Winner Nate Diaz has come a long way since his days on the reality TV series, and he’s one fight away from becoming the seventh TUF winner to earn a shot at a UFC title. After putting on an impressive performance in his victory against Donald Cerrone at UFC 141 – … Read more

David Diaz on Pacquiao-Bradley Bout

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao is a huge favorite going into his June 9 bout against undefeated Timothy Bradley. But former WBC lightweight champion David Diaz thinks the bout is a lot more even than it looks on paper. Diaz feels Pacquiao will have his hands full against Bradley, and he expects a tightly contested … Read more

Jose Aldo Still Wants to Fight Frankie Edgar

MMA fans have fantasized about a Frankie Edgar vs. Jose Aldo mega-fight for quite some time. And it seems like the mega-fight might become a reality sooner than many expect. After losing his UFC lightweight title to Ben Henderson at UFC 144, Edgar is currently set for a rematch in the summer. But the outcome … Read more

Anderson Silva Calls Out Dana White

Unlike the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s president Dana White, UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has never really liked the concept of friends fighting friends inside the cage. And he had a few things to say about the subject in a recent interview. “It’s funny to say that, right? If that was the case, I would like … Read more

WBO Suspends Juan Manuel Lopez for a Year

Juan Manuel Lopez and WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido put on an entertaining show on March 10, but the bout did have its share of controversy. Lopez succumbed to the power of Salido’s punches in the 10th round. And the 28 year old boxer took some verbal shots at referee Roberto Ramirez immediately after the … Read more

Chael Sonnen Questions Anderson Silva’s Cardio

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MMA veteran Chael Sonnen talked a lot of trash leading up to his UFC 117 encounter against middleweight champion Anderson Silva. And he’s sticking to the same strategy for his UFC 147 rematch with Silva, targeted for São Paulo, Brazil. After issuing a mock apology to Silva a week ago, Sonnen took another jab at … Read more