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UFC boss dishes on Diaz’s boxing career, Bellator, "TUF" changes, Pettis’ title shot 0

UFC boss dishes on Diaz’s boxing career, Bellator, "TUF" changes, Pettis’ title shot

TORONTO – UFC president Dana White on Friday hosted a fan-driven Q&A
session at the UFC Fan Expo Toronto 2011, which takes place this weekend at Toronto’s Direct Energy Centre.

As usual, the outspoken boss didn’t shy away from any hard questions,

UFC taps Oct. 8 for major event in Houston, UFC Fan Expo to coincide 0

UFC taps Oct. 8 for major event in Houston, UFC Fan Expo to coincide

TORONTO – The UFC makes it return to Houston on Oct. 8 for a major event, sources close to the organization today told MMAjunkie.com.

The event likely will take place at the 18,000-seat Toyota Center, which also hosted UFC 69 in 2007.

Although he di…

GSP coach John Danaher says Jake Shields presents problems in "niche areas" 0

GSP coach John Danaher says Jake Shields presents problems in "niche areas"

There are few people who’ve witnessed the evolution of Georges St-Pierre’s ground game as John Danaher has.

The Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt has watched the UFC welterweight champion go from “shockingly naive” some 10 years ago to a fighter who cou…

UFC 129 official weigh-in results: Co-headliners all on weight 0

UFC 129 official weigh-in results: Co-headliners all on weight

TORONTO – MMAjunkie.com was on scene and reporting live from today’s UFC 129 fighter weigh-ins,
where all but one of the 24 fighters successfully made weight on his
first attempt.

Today’s festivities took place at Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto. Saturday’s…

UFC 129 Weigh In Results MMA Edition 0

UFC 129 Weigh In Results MMA Edition

Get UFC 129 Weigh In Results right here starting around 4pm ET 1pm PT You can also watch the live streaming event online. Just go to UFC 129 Live Weigh-Ins And don’t forget to...

Fight Path: Despite UFC’s skepticism, Combat Zone 13’s Nate Kittredge trudges on 0

Fight Path: Despite UFC’s skepticism, Combat Zone 13’s Nate Kittredge trudges on

Nate Kittredge had already continued his family wrestling tradition at a
small Vermont high school and qualified twice for the NCAA Division III
wrestling tournament when he started going to the Plymouth State
wrestling room for a very different reason…

White: UFC 129’s early start time is "the most dangerous thing we’ve ever done" 0

White: UFC 129’s early start time is "the most dangerous thing we’ve ever done"

TORONTO – UFC president Dana White knows his company is doing the right thing. He’s just terrified no one realizes he’s done it.

The pay-per-view broadcast for Saturday night’s “UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields” event – the highest-attended card in the …

Bellator adds Adam Schindler to "Summer Series" featherweight tournament 0

Bellator adds Adam Schindler to "Summer Series" featherweight tournament

Bellator Fighting Championships today announced the newest addition its upcoming featherweight tournament.

Strikeforce veteran Adam Schindler has joined the “Summer Series” field, which kicks off June 25 at Bellator 46.

Schindler, a two-time state hi…

UFC 129 preview: Are Shields and Hominick legitimate threats to dominant champs? 0

UFC 129 preview: Are Shields and Hominick legitimate threats to dominant champs?

If you’ve just tuned into the UFC’s regularly scheduled programming, you’re probably wondering exactly who this Jake Shields character is, and why he’s fighting for a title after but one appearance in the octagon.

You’ve been answered, of course, by …

Jason MacDonald: Magnitude of UFC 129 doesn’t compare to career implications 0

Jason MacDonald: Magnitude of UFC 129 doesn’t compare to career implications

TORONTO – Like every fighter on UFC 129’s card, Jason MacDonald has been asked a million times how he feels about competing at event watched live by 55,000 people.

He has no problem saying that’s the least of his concerns.

“I’m fighting for my job,…