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UFC Welterweight Champion George St-Pierre’s next opponent Nick Diaz ? 0

UFC Welterweight Champion George St-Pierre’s next opponent Nick Diaz ?

Yes you heard it correct. Dana White is in talks with Strikeforce’s welterweight champ Nick Diaz for a possible match against the UFC welterweight champ George St-Peirre. Dana White, concerned about Diaz’s recent interest...

UFC 129: Post-Fight Bonuses: “Fight of the Night” UFC earnings.. 0

UFC 129: Post-Fight Bonuses: “Fight of the Night” UFC earnings..

“Fight of the Night” goes to Jose Aldo and Mark Hominick. Both fighters took home $129,000. “Knockout of the Night” goes to Lyoto Machida and a $129,000 bonus due to his front kick to...

UFC 129 recap: St-Pierre retains title, Couture retires.. again 0

UFC 129 recap: St-Pierre retains title, Couture retires.. again

A sold out show of 55,000 fans at the UFC 129 event in Toronto, Ontario, Canada brings one of the largest UFC events in North America. A recap of the main events: UFC 129...

Super 7 notebook: UFC champs reflect on current and future fights during Q&A 0

Super 7 notebook: UFC champs reflect on current and future fights during Q&A

TORONTO – All seven UFC champs were on hand for a special “Super 7”
Q&A session at UFC Fan Expo Toronto, but it was Jon Jones who almost
stole the show.

But he had an advantage; Georges St-Pierre ducked out early.

The light-heavyweight champion…

Denver’s Pepsi Center could host Sept. 24 UFC 135 event, Hughes vs. Sanchez 0

Denver’s Pepsi Center could host Sept. 24 UFC 135 event, Hughes vs. Sanchez

The Pepsi Center, a 20,000-seat arena in Denver, could host a UFC pay-per-view event on Sept. 24.

Matt Hughes hinted at the show, presumably UFC 135, when confirming his recently announced “fall” fight with fellow welterweight Diego Sanchez.

In a blo…

UFC 129’s lowkey Claude Patrick fights for MMA’s "genuine fans" 0

UFC 129’s lowkey Claude Patrick fights for MMA’s "genuine fans"

Claude Patrick has spent the bulk of his career fighting everywhere but where he’s from in Canada.

He’s fought in Quebec, in Alberta, in Manitoba, in British Columbia – all his country’s provinces except his own, Ontario.

Until late last year, he c…

Diego Sanchez, Ryan Hall advance to UFC Fan Expo grappling superfight tourney finals 0

Diego Sanchez, Ryan Hall advance to UFC Fan Expo grappling superfight tourney finals

TORONTO – UFC welterweight contender Diego Sanchez and two-time ADCC competitor
Ryan Hall on Friday each advanced to the finals of Grapplers Quest’s UFC
Fan Expo Toronto 2011 grappling superfight tourney finals.

Sanchez scored a Hail Mary submission w…

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…