Coming off his questionable loss to GSP for the UFC welterweight title Johny Hendricks gets his shot once again at the belt at this weekends UFC 171. Despite the loss on his record Johny Hendricks enters his fight with Robbie Lawler with the mentality of already being the welterweight champion and that his UFC 171 main event will be his first title defense.
This weekend is a sports fan dream, Saturday Night you have UFC 169 from Newark, New Jersey and Sunday is the Super Bowl from East Rutherford, New Jersey. Typical the UFC holds a PPV event the night before the Big Game takes place but to have them both in the same state is a first.
The MMA community was hit with some shocking and extremely sad news today as the husband and longtime coach for the UFC women's bantamweight Cat Zingano past away last night. Mauricio Zingano, who was just 37, passed away Monday night at his home in Westminster, Colorado.
The first Fighter Rankings of the New Year look rather different from a year ago. Several title changed hands last year and few were even vacated. The 2014 fighter rankings are a culmination of the past 12 months in Mixed Martial Arts and a springboard into the unknown of what 2014 will bring.
Singapore ,Jan 3rd 2014- iJudgeFights.com announced today that they have signed a deal to provide MMA & Combat Sports content to Samsung Asia’s SportsFlow app. Sportsflow collects news, information, pictures and videos from a wide variety of major sports and sports content providers and then presents it in one easy to use app.
This past year was yet another really good one for the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. The UFC introduced the women’s bantamweight division, Champions fell while stars began to rise and promotions like, Bellator, Invicta FC, WSOF and the XFC continued to grow.
Xtreme Fighting Championships (“XFC”) is pleased to announce that its’ joint venture partner, XFC International, has entered into a partnership with REDE TV [Open (Major Network) TV Brazilian Television Broadcaster], to launch the Mixed Martial Arts COPA in 2014.
Last year we gave away the UFC: Ultimate Fight Collection 2012 to one lucky fun just for telling us their favorite bout of 2012. Well we are pleased to announce that we are bring back the giveaway this year for a brand new 2013 edition of the UFC Fight Collection.