Saturday, July 14, 2012

VIDEO: UFC 149 - Urijah Faber vs Renan Barao and Hector Lombard vs Tim Boetsch Extended Preview for 7/21/12 in Calgary




STRIKEFORCE: ROCKHOLD VS KENNEDY - 7/14/12 Fight Card with Nate Marquardt vs Tyron Woodley on Showtime in Portland


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BAMMA USA: BADBEAT 6 RESULTS: Mike Guymon and Chris Beal Win - 7/13/12


BAMMA USA: Bad Beat 6 was held Friday, July 13, 2012, at the Commerce Casino in Commerce, California.

In the main event, former UFC welterweight Mike "The Joker" Guymon won his second straight fight at lightweight in BAMMA USA since returning from retirement after being released from the UFC in early 2011. After 15 minutes of fighting, Mike Guymon was awarded a unanimous decision over Xtreme Couture's "Magic" Mike Dizak.

In the co-main event, which also went the distance, undefeated bantamweight "The Real Deal" Chris Beal won his fourth straight fight in BAMMA USA to improve his overall record to 6-0. Beal scored a unanimous decision over journeyman Kana Hyatt.

Onetime IFL fighter Lew Polley made his MMA return after a 2-and-a-half year layoff. Polley squeaked by the MMA-debuting light heavyweight Mike Smith with a split decision.

Complete Results After the Break

LEGACY FC 12 RESULTS: Video Highlights from 7/13/12 with Jay Hieron Controversy




Legacy Fighting Championship 12 was held Friday, July 13, 2012, at the Arena Theatre in Houston, Texas. The main card aired live on the newly named AXS TV (formerly HDNet) and featured color commentary from Alistair Overeem.

Complete Results After the Break

Friday, July 13, 2012

CAGE WARRIORS 48 - 7/21/12 CWFC 48 Fight Card in London, England


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PAYDAY: UFC on Fuel TV 4 Salaries - Purse Amounts and Bonus Payouts for 7/11/12


The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has released the following salary figures for UFC on Fuel TV 4: Munoz vs Weidman, held Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, CA.

These are the fighter purses as reported to the CSAC by the UFC. See note at bottom of this article for more details on fighter paychecks.

Breakout middleweight star Chris Weidman was the top earner of the night with his $84,000 payout.

Thursday, July 12, 2012

BELLATOR 72 - 7/20/12 MTV2 Fight Card in Tampa, Florida - 2012 Summer Series


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VIDEO: UFC on FUEL TV 4 Post-Fight Press Conference for 7/11/12 in San Jose, CA




UFC ON FUEL TV 4 BONUSES: $40K Bonus Payouts for Chris Weidman, Bruce Leeroy, James Te Huna and Joey Beltran - 7/11/12


The UFC awarded a total of $160,000 in bonus money to 4 fighters for performances at UFC on Fuel TV 4: Munoz vs Weidman, held Wednesday, July 11, 2012, in San Jose, California. The event was headlined by top middleweight contenders Chris Weidman and Mark Munoz.

After every UFC event, Zuffa officials pay out bonuses to fighters based on exceptional performances. These bonuses are paid in addition to the contracted salary or fighter purse of each honored athlete.

UFC ON FUEL TV 4 RESULTS: Chris Weidman Pwns Mark Munoz, Calls Out Champion Anderson Silva - 7/11/12



The Ultimate Fighting Championship presented UFC on Fuel TV 4: Munoz vs Weidman on Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California.

In the main event, Team Serra-Longo middleweight prodigy Chris Weidman absolutely dominated top 185-pound contender Mark Munoz. According to FightMetric, Munoz landed a just a single strike in the entire fight, while Weidman landed nearly 50 strikes, a knockdown, a couple of takedowns, attempted a couple of submissions and passed Munoz's guard 5 times. This was one of the biggest blowouts you'll ever witness between two Top 10 fighters.

In the co-main event, the UFC-returning Joey Beltran survived a 3-round assault from James Te Huna, despite eating well over a hundred significant strikes. Beltran took a hell of a beating in the first round, but hung on thanks to his trademark resiliency. Beltran actually increased his own striking output as the fight went along, but lost by unanimous decision. According to FightMetric, the two light heavyweights threw nearly 600 combined strikes throughout the slugfest.

Complete Results After the Break

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

VIDEO: Norm Macdonald SafeAuto Insurance Commercial with Travis Browne, Martin Kampmann and Bart Palaszewski




UFC ON FUEL TV 4: MUNOZ VS WEIDMAN - 7/11/12 Fight Card in San Jose, CA


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CAGESPORT 20 - 7/14/12 Fight Card in Tacoma, WA with Krumdiack vs Vidonic



MATRIX FIGHTS 6 - 7/13/12 Fight Card in Philly with Wilson Reis and Carina Damm



VIDEO: UFC on FUEL TV 4 Weigh-Ins for Munoz vs Weidman on 7/11/12




Official weigh-in video for UFC on FUEL TV 4: Munoz vs Weidman on Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California.

The actual weigh-ins start around the 10-minute mark of the video.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

PAYDAY: UFC 148 Salaries - Silva vs Sonnen II Purse Amounts and Bonus Payouts for 7/7/12 in Las Vegas


The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) has released the following salary figures for UFC 148: Silva vs Sonnen 2, held Saturday, July 7, 2012, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV.

These are the fighter purses as reported to the NSAC by the UFC. See note at bottom of this article for more details on fighter paychecks.

Forrest Griffin was the top earner of the night with his $350,000 payout.

Winning fighters in RED.

Sunday, July 8, 2012

VIDEO: UFC 148: Silva vs Sonnen II Post-Fight Press Conference - 7/7/12




UFC 148 BONUSES: Silva vs Sonnen II - $75K Bonus Payouts for Anderson Silva, Forrest Griffin and Tito Ortiz - 7/7/12


The UFC awarded a total of $225,000 in bonus money to 3 fighters for performances at UFC 148: Silva vs Sonnen 2, held Saturday, July 7, 2012, in Las Vegas. The event was headlined by Anderson "The Spider" Silva vs Chael Sonnen for the UFC Middleweight Championship.

After every UFC event, Zuffa officials pay out bonuses to fighters based on exceptional performances. These bonuses are paid in addition to the contracted salary or fighter purse of each honored athlete.

UFC 148 RESULTS: Anderson Silva Avenges a Nation, Humbles Chael Sonnen - 7/7/12


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The Ultimate Fighting Championship presented UFC 148: Silva vs Sonnen II on Saturday, July 7, 2012, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.