Friday, March 9, 2012

UFC 145 Will Get The ‘Primetime’ Treatment For Jon Jones Versus Rashad Evans

Set your DVR’s and programming reminders now.  The UFC is going to put together another of their ‘Primetime’ series.  This time it will be to build up the grudge match between former teammates, Jon Jones and Rashad Evans.  The shows will be a build up for their UFC 145 main event.

Fabricio Werdum Versus Mike Russow Being Targeted For June Matchup

It looks like the UFC is going to start separating the men from the boys in the Heavyweight division.  This week there were a plethora of announcements for the Heavyweight division.

Thursday, March 8, 2012

MMA ‘Quick Hits’ March 6th–March 8th

Let’s try and get caught up on some of the items you may have missed in the world of MMA over the past few days shall we.

Bellator 60 Weigh-In Results, Plenty Of Initial Misses

Check out the results from earlier today for Bellator’s first show of Season 6.  The initial results are not pretty. 

Dana White ‘Quick Quote’ On Hector Lombard: “I’ll Probably End Up With Him.”

Currently Hector Lombard is under contract with Bellator, so why is Dana White talking about him?  Check out more after the jump.

ONE FC: ‘War Of The Lions’ Official Trailer

The UFC may not have anymore shows in March, but the rest of the MMA world isn’t sleeping.  Check out the trailer for ONE FC 3 after the jump.

Fedor Emelianenko Talks Fighting In The UFC And Not Fighting Friends

Fedor Emelianenko is back in the news again talking about the UFC.  I’m not going to say this time it is different, but he is apparently saying the UFC is where he needs to be.

Ben Henderson Highlight Video

Here’s a fan made highlight video for the newly minted UFC Lightweight Champion, Ben “Smooth” Henderson.

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Ryan Ford Booked For Bellator 67 Against Luis Santos

Ryan Ford will look to make a splash in his Bellator debut against Luis Santos at Bellator 67 on May 4th.

Michael Chandler To Face Akihiro Gono At Bellator 67

Bellator announced that their Lightweight Champion, Michael Chandler, will take on MMA veteran Akihiro Gono in Canada on May 4th.