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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... 

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... 

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... 

Date Set For UFC Visit to U.K.

Date Set For UFC Visit to U.K.
A date and venue has been set for UFC’s much anticipated return to the United Kingdom. The world’s largest Mixed Martial Arts promotion will cross the Atlantic on 29th September and set-up temporarily at Nottingham’s famous Capital FM Arena to stage UFC on Fuel TV 5. - Two names have already been announced for the event – British fighters Brad “One Punch” Pickett and Andy “Little... 

Paul Daley Parts Company With Strikeforce.

Paul Daley Parts Company With Strikeforce.
British MMA star, Paul Daley, has parted company with Strikeforce it was revealed on Saturday. Keen to follow-up on other career options, the former UFC fighter was released from his contract with the Californian-based promotion. In a pre-prepared statement, Daley explained that he has found his time with Strikeforce difficult, due to the infrequency of his fights. Since signing to the promotion in... 

Bisping Injured and Out of UFC 149.

Bisping Injured and Out of UFC 149.
Michael Bisping has been forced to withdraw from UFC 149 due to a knee injury. Britain’s top MMA fighter was due to face Tim Boetsch at Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Canada next month, but thanks to a minor injury, Bisping was ruled out of the match on Thursday. The withdrawal comes a blow to Bispings ambitions to secure a shot at the middleweight UFC title. - According to ESPN, Michael Bisping... 

UFC to Return to Nottingham – Hardy and Sass Likely to Feature.

UFC to Return to Nottingham - Hardy and Sass Likely to Feature.
UFC, the world’s leading mixed martial arts promotion, will be making a very welcome return to the United Kingdom in September. It is likely that this will be a UFC on Fuel TV event and it has already been suggested that amongst the possible fighters featuring on the fight card will be recently victorious Brit, Dan Hardy.On monday, Dana White, President of the Ultimate Fighter Championship, confirmed... 
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