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UFC 140 Recap; UFC 141 Preview

Posted by on Dec 11, 2011 | 0 comments

Mir Delights, Bones Rolls in UFC 140 Frank Mir vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (225 pounds) “Big Nog” looks to gain revenge in this rematch of veteran heavyweights, and comes out with a left jab. Nogueira tries a takedown, but settles for landing a series of right hands on the cage. Mir fires back with a good knee, followed by a takedown. Both men are quickly up, and Nogueira controls the grappling...

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Chicago Robber Get’s Slapped Silly By MMA Bad Ass

Posted by on Dec 6, 2011 | 0 comments

Chicago Robber Get’s Slapped Silly By MMA Bad Ass

One convict will think twice before attempting to mug anyone again. The Chicago Sun-Times reports that 24-year-old Anthony Miranda allegedly pulled a gun on a driver in a parked car on the Southwest Side of Chicago Friday night. The thug ended up with two black eyes and a gunshot wound to the ankle. The intended victim…turned out to be an MMA fighter. The Sun-Times reports on the Cook County man...

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UFC Returns to Chicago Next Month

Posted by on Dec 5, 2011 | 0 comments

It’s been a long time coming but Chicago is finally playing host to the UFC again!  This will mark UFC’s chance at  nationally televised redemption after the disastrous 60 second bout between Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez.  Not only will we get a look at Rashad Evans, but we’ll witness a stiff test for Chael Sonnen (left), who will face Mark Munoz in just his second trip...

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UFC 140: Canada Shrugs Despite Big Card In Toronto

Posted by on Dec 5, 2011 | 0 comments

Jon Jones?  BOTH Nogueiras?  Q101.com is stoked for this card…but apparently there’s a lack of interest in the fight card in Toronto this Saturday night (12/10).  Read On: Move over Santa Claus, the UFC is coming to town … again! Just eight months after 55,000 fight fans filled the Rogers Centre for the mixed martial arts company’s first ever Ontario show, Toronto will host UFC...

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UFC 139: Best Card Ever?

Posted by on Nov 22, 2011 | 0 comments

UFC 139 came to us Saturday night from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. The majority of the main card was action-packed, and the main event is already being talked about as one of the best MMA bouts of all time. Here’s the recap: Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Dan Henderson (205 pounds) Two MMA legends face off in a main event ten years in the making. The fight starts with several leg kicks...

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UFC 139: Former Champs Collide

Posted by on Nov 18, 2011 | 0 comments

The Ultimate Fighting Championship bought its way into Saturday’s San Jose debut in more ways than one. This weekend’s UFC 139 (6 p.m., online Facebook stream; 8 p.m. ET, Spike TV; 9 p.m. ET, pay-per-view) card in San Jose includes three bouts involving six former champions: light heavyweights Dan Henderson vs. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua; middleweights Cung Le vs. Wanderlei...

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