Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has confirmed that former welterweight contender Jake Shields will make the move back up to middleweight, and will return to the cage in August. MMAmania.com has the story.
A comprehensive look back with links to all the major stories coming out of the UFC 144: "Edgar vs. Henderson" event that took place this past Sat., Feb. 25, 2012, at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.
The UFC 144: "Edgar vs. Henderson" event last night in Japan should be considered a success for the promotion. But it wasn't enough to provide much hope for a strong future in the "Land of the Rising Sun."
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a look at last night's UFC 144 welterweight bout between Jake Shields and Yoshihiro Akiyama. Despite getting tossed and having his takedowns stuffed, what helped Jake Shields persevere? Find out inside.
FEBRUARY 25, 2012: Ben Henderson emerged as the biggest winner of the night at UFC 144 in Saitama, Japan as he defeated Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar in a five-round unanimous decision victory. MMAmania.com details the rest of the events big winners and lowly losers.