UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione has served his brief disciplinary suspension and returns to the Octagon to fight Brendan Schaub at the upcoming UFC on FOX 8 event on July 27, 2013 at the KeyArena in Seattle, Washington.
We have a main event for "Emerald City," now that Demetrious Johnson has recovered from shoulder surgery in time to defend his flyweight strap against number one contender John Moraga at UFC on FOX 8 this summer in Seattle.
Despite a very public suspension and alleged fine for breaking the UFC's Code of Conduct with transphobic comments made about Fallon Fox, Matt Mitrione's suspension has been lifted after just two weeks. He's also got a fight at UFC on FOX 8.
Update: Miesha Tate has been medically cleared to compete after the beating she took against Cat Zingano at TUF 17 Finale in Las Vegas and will now take on Liz Carmouche at the UFC on FOX 8 event on July 27 from the KeyArena in Seattle, Washington.
Dave Doyle and Mike Chiappetta discuss the possible weight shifts of three UFC on FOX 7 competitors, which Team Alpha Male member will first win a belt, where a Sonnen upset would rank in history and more.
UFC.com has updated its "official" consensus rankings following this past Saturday's UFC on Fox 7 event (now with two contributions from MMAmania.com). Check out the big movers and shakers inside and let the debate begin!
Everyone enjoys a good fact. Even more so, everyone enjoys 35 good facts. With UFC on FOX 7 in the rear-view mirror, Mike Bohn checks in with npost-event facts about the "Henderson v. Melendez" event that took place April 20, 2013.
The overnight ratings are in for the UFC on FOX 7: "Henderson vs. Melendez" event that went down last night (Sat., April 20, 2013) in San Jose, Calif., and the numbers are slightly down from UFC on FOX 6 last January.
Saturday night's UFC show, headlined by Benson Henderson's lightweight title defense against Gilbert Melendez, blew away the two previous FOX show numbers outside of football season, but fell slightly below the shows with NFL game promotion.
UFC on FOX 7 results recap online of "Henderson vs. Melendez" under card "Prelims" mixed martial arts (MMA) matches, which featured eight fights on Facebook and FX from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., on April 20, 2013.
UFC President Dana White provided an update on bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz at Thursday's (April 18, 2013) UFC on FOX 7 media day, saying he believes "The Dominator" will fight before the end of 2013.
UFC on FOX 8 fight card update: Strikeforce 135-pound women's mixed martial arts (MMA) veterans Julie Kedzie and Germaine de Randamie will make their Octagon debuts against each other at UFC on FOX 8 at KeyArena in Seattle, Wash., on July 27, 2013.
UFC on FOX 7 "Prelims" predictions, preview of top four (of eight) under card fights on Facebook/FX: Elkins vs Mendes, Benavidez vs Uyenoyama, Carmont vs Larkin and Jury vs Nijem at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., on April 20, 2013.