Category Archive: News

New main event for UFC 181

The UFC announced late last night that the Chris Weidman versus Vitor Belfort middleweight title fight has been postponed due to injury, and replaced by Johnny Hendricks defending his welterweight title against Robbie Lawler in a rematch Click here to read more »

Lee Smith Smith Memorial Show Event Report

Yesterday saw the Lee Smith Memorial show take place from the Newton Aycliffe Leisure Centre in Newton Aycliffe, Co Durham. The show was the Lee Smith Trust’s eighth annual event to help raise money for the Lee Smith Trust and we were on hand to see how the fights went down. Click here to read more »

Machine MMA 9 Event Report

Last night saw Machine MMA return for it’s ninth event. Taking place from the Lamplight Arts Centre in Stanley, Co Durham, the promotion put on a thirteen bout fight card and Simon Telford was on hand to see how the event unfolded.  Click here to read more »

UFC Fight Night 52 updates

The UFC ran its annual Japanese event earlier this morning, streaming the event live on the UFC Fight Pass platform, with the event headlined by a heavyweight fight between Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson Click here to read more »

UFC Fight Night 52 coverage notes

The UFC ran its annual Japanese event earlier today, with a stacked main card at the Saitama Super Arena, with the event being streamed live on the UFC Fight Pass digital platform Click here to read more »

Wanderlei Silva announces retirement

Mixed martial arts legend Wanderlei Silva has announced his retirement with immediate effect, following on from the long-running missed drugs test story Click here to read more »

Anthony Johnson suspended by the UFC

In what is turning out to be a dreadful twenty-four hours for the UFC when it comes to domestic abuse incidents, top light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson has been suspended by the organisation indefinitely following new details about an incident in 2012 Click here to read more »

Thiago Silva fired by the UFC

It has been announced by the Ultimate Fighting Championship that recently re-hired Thiago Silva has been released from his contract and fired from the organisation with immediate effect Click here to read more »

Tom Breese Vs. Philip Mulpeter added To Cage Warriors 74

Tom Breese will make his highly-anticipated Cage Warriors Fighting Championship debut when he faces the sizeable task of taking on Philip Mulpeter on Saturday, November 15, 2014. Click here to read more »

Overeem Vs. Struve booked for UFC On Fox 13

In an all Dutch affair Alistair Overeem and Stefan Struve has been signed for UFC On Fox 13, slated for December 13th in Phoenix, Arizona Click here to read more »