For the first time ever the Ultimate Fighting Championships is in the Phillipines, to present UFC Fight Night 66 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Manila. The main event will see a Featherweight bout between former UFC Lightweight champion Frankie “The Answer” Edgar & former WEC Feathetwight champion “The California Kid” Uriah Faber. Continue reading
Combat Sports Weekly 12th episode reviews this past weekend’s action and news for MMA and Boxing. Canelo Alvarez vs. James Kirkland, Jodie Esquibel winning and NABF title, and Austin Trout winning his 2nd straight bout via TKO. Continue reading
A Bantamweight battle has been added to UFC 175 pitting Team Alpha Male leader “The California Kid” Urijah Faber (30-7) against TUF 12 alum Alex “Bruce LeRoy” Caceres (10-5-0, 1nc).
The injury beg has latched on to Dominick Cruz (19-1) the first ever UFC Bantamweight champion who after twice tearing his ACL, now 4 weeks away from his return to the octagon has suffered a groin tear.
The kick off for Fox Sports 1 will include 6 hours of UFC action which is topped off by Fox Sports 1 1 main event, at Light Heavyweight of Maruicio “Shogun” Rua (21-7) vs. Chael Sonnen (27-13-1).