Vitor Belfort out of UFC 122, but not injured!

The UFC middleweight division continues to be in the news as yesterday reports surfaced that Vitor Belfort (19-8) was out of his scheduled main event fight with Yushin Okami at UFC 122. The fight was supposed to determine the number one contender in the middleweight division. Nate Marquardt, who just fought at UFN 22 was quickly announced as the replacement against Okami in the … [Read more...]

Marquardt’s TKO victory doesn’t raise his stock

Nate Marquardt’s TKO victory over Rousimar Palhares at Ultimate Fight Night did little to help him in his attempt to challenge Anderson Silva for the middleweight title again. Marquardt (30-9-2, 8 KO, 15 Sub) has gone 5-2 since his first round TKO loss to Silva, including a split decision loss to Thales Leites and a unanimous decision loss to Chael Sonnen. He also has notable … [Read more...]

With five wins in a row, What’s next for Jim Miller?

The Main Card of UFC Fight Night: Marquardt vs. Palhares featured a couple of Lightweight fights, originally there were three until Efrian Escudero missed weight and his fight was changed to Catchweight. Among the lightweights fighting was Jim Miller (17-2), who left The Octagon with a Unanimous Decision victory over tough UFC veteran Gleison Tibau. … [Read more...]

Ultimate fight Night 22 results

Ultimate fight Night 22 is in the books and besides the odd finish, the night was very solid. The night had several hard-fought matchups that went the distance with surprisingly no crazy judges decisions. Only three of the 10 fights ended early and the winners of those fights were all rewarded with fight bonuses. … [Read more...]

Ultimate fight Night 22: Marquardt vs Palhares predictions

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Less than 24 hours away from Ultimate fight Night 22: Marquardt vs Palhares followed by the season premiere of the Ultimate 12. Tomorrows fights should be a solid night of fights headlined by a very tough middleweight fight between Nate Marquardt and Rousimar Palhares. UFN 22 airs free on spike TV from the Frank Erwin Center at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas. … [Read more...]