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New Year, New Start for Ricardo Almeida
Debbie Lee, UFC - To track Ricardo Almeida is to play a game of hide-and-seek. One year he was fighting in the UFC, the next he was quietly doing his thing as a champion in Japan's Pancrase. Following that, there was a second appearance in PRIDE, and then suddenly - at the top of his game - he dropped out of the scene entirely.
Uno Returns to Face Fisher at UFC 99
Thomas Gerbasi, UFC - Two-time lightweight title challenger Caol Uno will make his return to the Octagon on Saturday, June 13th, as he takes on Spencer "The King" Fisher in an intriguing 155-pound matchup on the UFC 99 card at the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany.
Spike TV and UFC To Hold TUF 10 Open Casting Call on April 6th in Seattle
The UFC and Spike TV will hold an open casting call at The Marriott Seattle Airport Hotel in Seattle, WA for Season 10 of the "The Ultimate Fighter." This season the series will be casting mixed martial artists in the Middleweight (185 lbs), Light Heavyweight (205 lbs), and Heavyweights (265 lbs) divisions.
UFC ANNOUNCES FIRST EVER UFC® FAN EXPO™ FOR UFC 100
Las Vegas, NV - In celebration of UFC 100, the Ultimate Fighting Championship® organization, along with Reed Exhibitions, today announced the launch of UFC® Fan Expo™, a two-day fan exposition of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) activities starting Friday, July 10th and leading right up to the start of the historic fights on Saturday, July 11th. UFC Fan Expo will take place inside the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, and will be the first event of its kind for UFC fans.
Anderson Silva – Seven Defining Moments
Thomas Gerbasi, UFC - UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva, a man considered by most to the best fighter in the world, pound for pound, returns to the Octagon on April 18th to defend his crown against Brazilian countryman Thales Leites in the main event of UFC 97. If he wins, he will add to his record setting string of title defenses and continue to build on to his legacy as one of the game's top 185-pound fighters. How did he get here? Read on for his seven defining moments.
UFC CONFIRMS REMAINING BOUTS FOR UFC® 97: REDEMPTION
Las Vegas, NV (USA) - The Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) is proud to confirm the remaining bouts of an already stacked card as Krzysztof Soszynski, Brian Stann, Cheick Kongo, Antoni Hardonk, Steve Cantwell, Luiz Cane, Denis Kang, Xavier Foupa-Pokam, Nate Quarry, Jason MacDonald, David Loiseau, Ed Herman, Mark Bocek, David Bielkheden, Ryo Chonan, TJ Grant, Eliot Marshall, Mike Ciesnolevicz, Sam Stout and Matt Wiman join Anderson Silva, Thales Leites, Chuck Liddell and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua for UFC 97: Redemption, live from the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada on Saturday April 18, 2009.
THE ULTIMATE FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP® ANNOUNCES UFC 100
Las Vegas, NV (USA) - For over 15 years, the Ultimate Fighting Championship® has been the gold standard for mixed martial arts (MMA), the leader in the world's premier combat sport. So it is with great pride that the UFC® announces an event that will celebrate the past, the present, and the future of this organization. On Saturday, July 11th, Bud Light® will present UFC 100 live from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, and it will be a night no fight fan will ever forget.
UFC® 2009 Undisputed Cover Revealed
THQ announces the cover star for UFC® 2009 Undisputed....
Two Welterweight Wars on Tap for UFC 99 in Germany
Thomas Gerbasi, UFC - Fight fans at the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany will be in for a treat on Saturday, June 13th, as two stellar welterweight matchups have been made official for the main card of UFC 99: Franklin vs Silva.
WEC CONFIRMS REMAINING BOUTS FOR FIRST EVER EVENT IN CHICAGO
Las Vegas, NV (USA) - World Extreme Cagefighting® proudly confirms the remaining bouts for WEC: Torres vs. Mizugaki, live from the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, Illinois on Sunday, April 5. Tickets for World Extreme Cagefighting are on sale now and priced at $45.00, $75.00, $125.00 and $175.00. Tickets are available for purchase through the UIC Pavilion, online at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling Ticketmaster at 312-559-1212.
Evans vs Machida to Headline UFC 98 on May 23rd
Las Vegas, NV (USA) - In the UFC® light heavyweight division, the most talent-rich weight class in all of mixed martial arts, every bout is a Super Fight. This will never be more evident than on Saturday, May 23rd at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, when champion "Sugar" Rashad Evans defends his crown for the first time against fellow unbeaten Lyoto "The Dragon" Machida in the main event of UFC 98, which is presented by Tequila CAZADORES.
“THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER: US VS. UK, PREMIERES APRIL 1
New York, NY, March 9, 2009 - More than two centuries after the United States achieved its independence from England, friction between the two nations is about to flare up again when "The Ultimate Fighter: United States Vs. United Kingdom" premieres Wednesday, April 1 at 10:00 PM, ET/PT on Spike TV.
THE UFC HITS GERMANY IN JUNE WITH FRANKLIN VS WANDERLEI SILVA
Cologne, Germany - The Ultimate Fighting Championship® organization announced today that, this summer, it will bring the world's fastest growing sport to Germany for the first time. At a packed press conference in Cologne, UFC® President Dana White, UFC Chairman Lorenzo Fertitta and MLK CEO Marek Lieberberg confirmed UFC 99: THE COMEBACK will take place at the LANXESS Arena, Cologne, on Saturday, June 13.
THE UFC ANNOUNCES UFC 98: LESNAR vs. MIR 2
Las Vegas, NV (USA) - Long considered the most prestigious title in mixed martial arts, the UFC Heavyweight Championship currently rests in the hands of two men - Champion Brock Lesnar and interim belt holder Frank Mir. On Saturday, May 23rd, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, Lesnar and Mir will meet to not only determine an Undisputed UFC Heavyweight Champion, but to settle some very personal business they began in this same city over a year ago. Tequila CAZADORES presents UFC 98: LESNAR vs. MIR 2, Saturday, May 23rd, live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
UFC® 97: REDEMPTION IS SOLD OUT; 2-FOR-2 WITH SELL OUTS
Las Vegas, NV (USA) - For the second time in a row, the UFC® has sold out the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Tickets for UFC 97: REDEMPTION are no longer available less than one week after they went on sale to the public. Now the only place to watch this star-studded event on Saturday, April 18 is on pay-per-view.
Joe Rogan to Shoot Comedy Special in Columbus on March 5th
Comedian Joe Rogan will shoot a one hour comedy special for cable TV at The Southern Theatre in Columbus, Ohio on March 5 - two days before Rampage Jackson takes on Keith Jardine at UFC 96 in Nationwide Arena. Show times are 7:00 & 10:00 PM and tickets are on sale now at all Ticketmaster outlets. Fans can read Joe's daily blog detailing his preparations leading up to the performances at www.JoeRogan.net.
THE ULTIMATE FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP® HITS FRENCH TV
Las Vegas, NV (USA) --The Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) organization has reached a new agreement with AB Groupe's RTL9 to bring the world's most exciting sport to over 14 million French-language homes across 38 countries and territories on two continents, Europe and Africa.