Author - David Comer

UFC 153: Silva vs Bonnar live report

Anderson Silva

Facebook prelims 7pm ET/ 4pm PT Lightweights (155lbs) Reza Madadi  vs Cristiano Marcello Ref: Fernando Yamasaki Round 1- Madadi charges across the cage to start it and Marcello works the leg kicks followed by a knee. Marcello lands an upper cut. Madadi clinches and eats a knee. Madadi with good straight upper cut combo. Madadi with a three punch...

Strikeforce cancels November 3 show in Oklahama

Strikeforce

Strikeforce announced today on its web site that the November 3rd show in Oklahoma City at the Chesapeake Energy Arena has been canceled. The card had suffered injuries in both the main event and co-main event. This will be the second event in a row to be cancelled due to injuries. The September 29th show in Sacramento, CA was called off after...

UFC on FX 5 post fight press conference highlights

UFC on FX

The paid attendance for tonight’s UFC on FX 5: Browne vs Silva was 7,000 plus. The exact number wasn’t given because the UFC President couldn’t make out the writing. The gate for the event was $358,000. The submission of the night went to Justin Edwards, knockout of the night Michael Johnson and fight of the night went to Diego...

UFC on FX: Browne vs Bigfoot live report

UFC on FX

UFC is back with another non-pay per view event. UFC on FX 5 starts today at 4:25 pm ET/ 1:25 pm PT with the first fight being streamed on Facebook. The main event will feature the heavy weights today as an undefeated Travis Browne takes on Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva who is making his second appearance in the Octagon. The FX main card...

UFC 153: Silva vs Bonnar media call recap

UFC

As UFC 153 approaches next weekend, the media had an opportunity today to ask questions to the combatants in both the main event and co-main event. UFC 153 has been overhauled due to injuries since it was first reported and it took Anderson Silva agreeing to fight Stephan Bonnar in a light heavyweight match up to keep the event alive. These two...

UFC on Fuel TV 5 live play by play

UFC on Fuel TV

The UFC is in Nottingham England at the Capital FM Arena for today’s UFC on Fuel TV 5. The main event will see heavyweights Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve face off with Stipe Miocic. The Skyscraper  is 28-5 now in his professional mixed martial arts career and 8-3 inside the Octagon.  Struve in those UFC fights has only had 1 go...

UFC 152: Jones vs Belfort live play by play

UFC

Tonight Jon Jones will defend his Light Heavyweight title as he faces off against “The Phenom” Vitor Belfort at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  Jones was originally supposed to face Dan Henderson at UFC 151 but that whole event was scrapped once Henderson was injured and Jones wouldn’t agree to another fight...

TUF Fridays on FX episode 1 recap

The Ultimate Fighter

This season of the Ultimate Fighter will feature the welterweight division. The coaches are heavyweights as former interim champion Shane Carwin and TUF winner Roy Nelson take opposite sides. This season’s winner will leave with a six figure contract and custom Harley Davidson motorcycle for themselves and their coach. Kevin Nowaczyk, 11-2...

Georges St. Pierre medically cleared to make his return

Georges St Pierre

It looks like the king of the welterweights has been given the go ahead to get back in the gym and begin training. Georges St. Pierre has been out of the Octagon since he defeated Jake Shields at UFC 129 in April of 2011. St. Pierre has been sidelined after he tore his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and back in December of last year, he had a...

Strikeforce: Rousey vs Kaufman full live report

Strikeforce

San Diego California is going to be the host for tonight’s Women’s Bantamweight Championship as Ronda Rousey defends the title for the first time as she takes on former champ Sarah Kaufman. In the co-main event former Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza faces a 9-1 Derek Brunson. PRELIMS can be seen on...

Jason Miller allegedly creates mayhem in a church

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TMZ originally broke the story yesterday that former UFC and Strikeforce fighter Jason “Mayhem” Miller had been arrested for burglary. The Orange County Sheriff’s Office received a call from Mission Hills Church in Mission Viejo of a burglary in progress. The deputies arrived to find CDs and literature scattered throughout...

Donald Cerrone takes home two of the night’s bonuses

Donald Cerrone

Donald Cerrone returned home to Colorado and will be leaving with an extra $120,000. Cerrone and Melvin Guillard went all out for 76 seconds. Cerrone came out aggressive and was knock down and took a knee to the face before he landed the shin to the top of The Young Assassin’s head. As Guillard did everything he could to stay upright on two...

Benson Henderson steps out the cage in Denver still LW Champ

Ben Henderson

Benson Henderson went thru an ultra close five round fight tonight against Frankie Edgar and when the judges scores were counted, he ended up winning by split decision. This was his first title defense since he took the belt back in February from Edgar. The first judge scored the fight in favor of Frankie four rounds to one. Both of the other two...

UFC 150 Henderson vs Edgar II live play by play

Frankie Edgar

Tonight from the Pepsi Center in Denver, CO the UFC returns to where it all started. Denver was the site for the very first two UFC events. Tonight the former Lightweight champion Frankie Edgar faces off with the current champion Benson Henderson, the man to take the 155 pound crown from Edgar in their last fight. The co-main event will feature...

Strikeforce: Rousey vs Kaufman main event preview

Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey is the face right now of women’s MMA as the current Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion. The World and Olympic judo medalist has gone from fighting on Strikeforce’s Challenger series to winning the belt and is now on the cover of ESPN’s Body Issue and making numerous television appearances. You can tune...

The Dragon is back and gets next Light Heavyweight title shot

Lyoto Machida

After the main event ended and the lights dimmed it is “The Dragon” Lyoto Machida who is told that he will be next in line for the light heavyweight championship. Machida avoided most of the strikes that Bader threw at him. Whether stepping to the side or landing the counter before Bader can connect. As the fight started and Bader...

UFC on FOX 4 full report, Machida and Rua victorious

Lyoto Machida

The UFC makes their fourth showing on FOX tonight from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA. The four light heavyweights taking part in the main event and co-main event are hoping to be the next one in line for a shot at the 205 pound championship. Brandon Vera will be facing former champion Shogun Rua in the main event and Ryan Bader will be...

UFC on FOX 4: Shogun vs Vera weigh-in results

UFC on Fox

Tomorrow night from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA the UFC returns to network television with UFC on FOX Shogun vs Vera. Every one taking part on the card made their contracted weights this afternoon. See the full card line up, the weight the fighters came in at and the times for the prelims and main card below. UFC on FOX Prelims on FUELTV...