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Archived Since:July 2, 2008

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Ask the Fight Doc: Why are you so against superfights?

Following Georges St-Pierre's UFC 154 win over Carlos Condit, the MMA world is now expecting a superfight. UFC President Dana White is planning for it to be Anderson Silva vs. St-Pierre. Some fans are saying they would prefer to see Silva vs. Show More Summary

'The Ultimate Fighter 16' ratings: Episode No. 10 draws 643,000 viewers

Ratings for the 10th episode of "The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson" dipped significantly from the previous week and fell to he second-smallest number of the season. The UFC's reality competition drew 643,000 viewers on FX, down from the 921,000 who tuned in for the debut of episode No. Show More Summary

Bellator 82 card set with Good-Koreshkov welterweight finals, plus return of Kala Hose

The full fight card is set for next week's Bellator 82 event. Leading the charge will be the Season 7 welterweight tournament final between Lyman Good and Andrey Koreshkov. Also on the main card, Alexander Sarnavskiy will waste no time getting back to work after a loss to Rich Clementi this past month in the lightweight tournament's opening round. Show More Summary

Nevada commission OK with UFC promoting Alistair Overeem or Nick Diaz - with caveats

The UFC can promote Alistair Overeem and Nick Diaz for bouts next year "as long as Zuffa makes quite clear that this there's an added piece to that puzzle," NSAC Executive Director Keith Kizer today told MMAjunkie.com. In Overeem's case,...Show More Summary

Through the Past Darkly: Reflections on 'UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit'

For all the things Georges St-Pierre does well, absorbing blows without showing damage isn't one of them. It's easy to forget that, because the man usually just doesn't get hit all that often. Most of the time he shows up to the post-fight...Show More Summary

Bellator 81 winner Marlon Sandro says no more promises - 'time to get the work done'

If you were wondering if Marlon Sandro was back, he answered for you quickly on Friday night. Sandro this past May dropped his second straight featherweight tournament final, and there were questions of whether the 35-year-old Brazilian...Show More Summary

GLORY 5 set for Feb. 16 in London with Tyrone Spong-Remy Bonjasky main event

The GLORY kickboxing promotion next month teams up with DREAM for a New Year's Eve mega-show in Japan. But in February, GLORY will return with a card on its own. GLORY 5 is slated for Feb. 16 in London, and veteran heavyweights Tyrone...Show More Summary

John Maguire plans return to middleweight following UFC 154 loss to Matt Riddle

After dropping his second straight fight, John Maguire is changing weight classes. The British fighter will return to middleweight after a nearly three-year run at welterweight following his Saturday loss to Matt Riddle at UFC 154. Maguire on Sunday announced the news on his Twitter account. UFC 154 took place at Bell Centre in Montreal. Show More Summary

USA TODAY: Suitors line up for shot at UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre

Following a 19-month injury layoff, a subsequent ACL surgery, his recovery and a grueling fight camp, UFC welterweight Georges St-Pierre plans to take a well-deserved vacation. Few could deny he earned it after a bloody five-round victory...Show More Summary

UFC boss Dana White confirms move to Hard Rock was retaliation for credit cut at Palms

The UFC's return to Las Vegas' Hard Rock Hotel and Casino from the Palms Casino Resort was the result of a fallout between UFC President Dana White and the Palms. White on Saturday confirmed to MMAjunkie.com the accuracy of a reportShow More Summary

MMAjunkie.com Radio on vacation this week, download past episodes now

As a reminder, MMAjunkie.com Radio is on vacation this week and won't be doing any live shows. However, now is the perfect time to catch up on past episodes of MMAjunkie.com's flagship podcast and TV show. Our daily and star-studded program features some of the biggest names in MMA, including fighters, promoters, managers, trainers, journalists, TV executives and celebrity fans.

Cage Warriors 50 adds bantamweight bout between Wilson Reis and Owen Roddy

A bantamweight bout has been added to next month's Cage Warriors 50 event. Promotion officials recently announced a fight between Bellator veteran Wilson Reis and Ireland's Owen Roddy. Both fighters will be making their Cage Warriors debut. Cage Warriors 50 takes place Dec. Show More Summary

The Sunday Junkie: Nov. 18 edition

Anderson Silva did his part against Stephan Bonnar. Now Georges St-Pierre has done the same against Carlos Condit. With the final hurdles cleared for a long-discussed superfight between he two dominant champions, UFC President Dana White...Show More Summary

UFC 154: Johny Hendricks vs. Martin Kampmann full fight video highlights

After initially being told they were fighting for a title shot, Johny Hendricks and Martin Kampmann then were told their UFC 154 co-headliner might not be a title eliminator, after all. The only thing each welterweight contender could do was try to win in convincing fashion. Luckily for Hendricks, that hasn't exactly been a problem lately.

MMAjunkie.com's UFC 154 pick'em results: 'asjr25' wins 'UFC: Ultimate Collection 2012'

MMAjunkie.com's first pick'em contest is in the books, and one MMAjunkie.com reader took a lead and never let it go. "asjr25" scored 37 points and bested 1,430 other players to win the "UFC: Ultimate Collection 2012" 20-DVD set from Anchor Bay Entertainment. Check out the inaugural contest's top 25 finishers, and see how (poorly) the MMAjunkie.com editorial team finished.

Fowlkes: With obstacles cleared, will UFC book Anderson Silva vs. Georges St-Pierre?

MONTREAL - You know those sitcoms where the two obvious love interests take multiple seasons to inch closer to some type of relationship, milking he romantic tension for every ounce of ratings before finally doing something about it? Well,...Show More Summary

Ring and Philippou awarded show money, White calls for Cote vs. Sakara rematch

MONTREAL - Middleweights Nick Ring and Constantinos Philippou both were awarded their show money following a canceled fight at Saturday's UFC 154. Ring fell ill and wasn't cleared to compete, officials announced on Saturday. The twoShow More Summary

Rousey first UFC women's bantamweight champ, 'Cyborg' not invited unless at 135

MONTREAL - The first-ever UFC women's bantamweight title is being fabricated at this very moment, according to UFC President Dana White. That strap will go to now-ex-Strikeforce champ Ronda Rousey, who this week signed with the UFC. Rousey's octagon debut date is unknown, according to White, though it will be on a UFC pay-per-view card. Show More Summary

White not taking Bonnar's call after positive test, Herman agrees to treatment

UFC President Dana White today said he hasn't spoken to Stephan Bonnar following the retired fighter's positive steroid test and doesn't want o at the moment. "I haven't even answered his phone call," White said. "I don't hate him, but I just don't want to talk to him right now." White also confirmed that heavyweight Dave Herman agreed to undergo a drug treatment program.

UFC boss says Renan Barao to defend interim belt, possibly against Michael McDonald

MONTREAL - And then there was one. Prior to Saturday night's UFC 154 event in Montreal, the UFC roster boasted two interim title holders. But after Georges St-Pierre downed Carlos Condit to unify the belts in the 170-pound division,Show More Summary

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