Brandon Vera vs. Ben Rothwell heavyweight fight has been confirmed by "The Truth" for the upcoming UFC 164 pay-per-view (PPV) event, scheduled for the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on Aug. 31, 2013.
Despite losing three straight UFC fights and failing a pair of drug tests for marijuana, embattled heavyweight Dave Herman will get one more chance to prove he belongs inside the Octagon after completing a 30-day stint in rehab.
With UFC on FUEL TV 9 set for this Saturday (April 6, 2013), Mike Bohn hits fight fans with 15 facts related to the MMA event at Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, which features a new main event between Gegard Mousasi vs. Ilir Latifi.
Ten years and multiple titles into his career, Mousasi is, in the eyes of many, just another guy making his octagon debut, an overhyped, serial can-crusher about to face his first real dose of reality.
Riki Fukuda's UFC release now makes a bit more sense. Both Alex Caceres and Fukuda were busted for flunking drug tests following their UFC on FUEL TV 8 bouts nearly three weeks ago in Saitama, Japan. Get all the details and consequences inside.
Fabricio Werdum will look to avenge his PRIDE FC loss to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in the main event of UFC on FUEL TV 10, scheduled for June 8, 2013 at Ginasio Paulo Sarasate in Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil. See the finalized fight card & line-up inside.
Despite a 1-3 record with two drug suspensions (and two "no contests"), Thiago Silva doesn't feel his job is on the line when he fights Rafael Cavalcante at the UFC on FUEL TV 10 event on June 8 in Brazil.
There's something fishy about Alistair Overeem's injury withdrawal from UFC 160. Or, at least there is according to Junior dos Santos' coach, who believes the Dutchman wants no part of a fight with dos Santos.