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UFC Ban on Fighters’ Risky Hobbies

UFC Ban on Fighters' Risky Hobbies
UFC Ban: MMA Fighters Must Stay Safe. The ironic statement of the week award goes to UFC. Its head honchos recently issued new contracts that placed an official UFC ban on fighters participating in dangerous activities in their free time. According to fighter Donald Cerrone, the new agreement prohibits snowboarding, wakeboarding, bungee jumping, horseback riding and many other popular action sports. UFC... 

MMA – UFC Turns Simon Cowell with Professional Griefers

MMA - UFC Turns Simon Cowell with Professional Griefers
UFC and DeadMau5 Join Forces For MMA Promo. UFC, the world’s mightiest MMA promotion, announced earlier this year that they would be diversifying their commercial operations by venturing into the choppy waters of the music industry. The move was explained as part of a plan for continued global growth, with top brass at UFC expressing hope that the music business would provide fertile ground for picking-up... 

Olympic Futures – New Sports For The World

Olympic Futures - New Sports For The World
London 2012 is drawing to a spectacular conclusion. Now the world can get on with looking forward to Rio 2016 and the mega-fiesta that will await the human race when the world’s largest sporting event touches down in South America for the first time. Already debate has begun as to which sports should be added to the Olympic roster to ensure the format remains fresh and engaging. The inclusion of... 

Sinclair and Marshman to Defend Titles at BAMMA 10

Sinclair and Marshman to Defend Titles at BAMMA 10
Rob Sinclair and Jack Marshman are both set to defend their BAMMA titles at BAMMA 10, due to take place at Wembley Arena on 15th September. Sinclair will defend his World Lightweight Championship title against Andre Winner, whilst Marshman is due to defend his Lonsdale British Middleweight title against Andrew Punshon. - Serving British soldier, Jack Marshman took the British Middleweight title at... 

UFC Signs Tom Watson and Jimi Manuwa For Britain Vs The World

UFC Signs Tom Watson and Jimi Manuwa For Britain Vs The World
This week saw the exciting announcement from UFC that two of Great Britain’s best MMA talents will feature on the UFC on Fuel TV 5 Fight Card, due to take place in Nottingham in September. Jimi Manuwa and Tom Watson are two of the U.K.’s most hotly tipped fighters; their inclusion at a UFC event will go some way to cementing their status as rising stars of international mixed martial arts. - Both... 

BAMMA Signs Deal With Channel Five

BAMMA Signs Deal With Channel Five
BAMMA, the United Kingdom’s premier MMA promotion, has agreed a deal with Channel Five that will see BAMMA 10 broadcast live on British television. This follows the channel’s first foray into live MMA in April this year, when it aired BAMMA’s “Kong Vs Ninja”, drawing an audience of over half a million viewers. - Over the past two years, BAMMA has been seriously upping its game, expanding... 

Paul Daley Signs to Bellator.

Paul Daley Signs to Bellator.
Days after Paul Daley was released from his Strikeforce contract, news has been announced that the 29-year-old British fighter has signed to Chicago-based Bellator, the USA’s second largest mixed martial arts promotion. After stints with UFC, Bamma and Strikeforce, Daley is now gearing-up for his first appearance for his new promoters, which will take place on 20th July 2012. He will fight in the... 

Tito Ortiz Joins UFC Hall of Fame.

Tito Ortiz Joins UFC Hall of Fame.
Veteran UFC fighter, Tito Ortiz is set to be inducted into the promotions’ Hall of Fame, in a move that will see him placed alongside legendary names, including Chuck Liddell, Randy Couture and Royce Gracie. The addition of “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” was announced by Dana White, current President of the Ultimate Fighter Championship. - Ortiz’s career with UFC commenced way back in 1997,... 

Struve vs Miocic to Headline UFC in Nottingham.

Struve vs Miocic to Headline UFC in Nottingham.
The headline bout of the much awaited return of UFC to the United Kingdom has been announced. Heavyweight fighters Stefan Struve and Stipe Miocic will face each other in the main fight of the night at UFC on Fuel TV 5, it was announced on Friday. MMAFighting.com confirmed that both fighters have agreed to the fight after British newspaper, the Daily Telegraph scoped the story. Subsequently, Struve... 

Bisping Reveals Sonnen’s Bizarre Tweets.

Bisping Reveals Sonnen's Bizarre Tweets.
Michael Bisping has revealed that Chael Sonnen sent him two bizarre tweets as he was about to undergo surgery on his injured knee. According to an interview with MMA Weekly, Bisping was sat in the doctor’s examination room when his phone alerted him to a direct message received on Twitter. To his astonishment, the message had been sent by former opponent Chael Sonnen, who speculated that the British... 
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