Morning Report : Frank Mir Injured, Out of Strikeforce Bout Opposite Daniel Cormier


By Shaun Al-Shatti – Staff Writer This is beyond unbelievable. UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir suffered an undisclosed injury in training and will now be forced to withdraw from his cross-promotional clash against Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix champion Daniel Cormier. MMAJunkie.comfirst confirmed the news late Tuesday night. Mir, of course, was tapped to become the…

Jon Jones on UFC 151 Aftermath: ‘I Felt Like a Piece of Meat’


By Andrea Calle Jon Jones, the most talked about fighter takes the time to talk to Ariel Helwani. In a 41 minute interview, Bonny Jones and stand by his decision of not fighting Chael Sonnen on 8 days notice. Explains the main reasons why not fighting Chael Sonnen was the best decision for his career…

Jon Jones Says Dan Henderson Should Worry About His One-Punch KO Power


by Damon Martin UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been a busy man lately. He’s already been told his next opponent after UFC 151 will be Lyoto Machida, not to mention the multi-year agreement Jones just signed with Nike to become their first global MMA endorsed athlete. With all that going on, Jones’ main…

Jones vs. Henderson official for Sept. 1st, UFC 151


by Chris Palmquist It was known that Dan Henderson would face the winner of the Jon Jones and Rashad Evans match that took place last month in Atlanta. Jon Jones defended his championship, winning a five round decision over his former teammate. Since then, media and fans have speculated as to when the actual match…

Jon Jones: I’d rather not deal with Anderson Silva


sportv.globo.com In the dream world of millions of mixed martial arts (MMA) fans across the globe, no other fight is fantasized about as much as a clash between Ultimate Fighting Championship Middleweight (UFC) Champion Anderson Silva and UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones. Both are at the top of the MMA world and have wreaked…

Evans to Davis: ‘I’m going to smash you, dude


 NEIL SPRINGER, Special to the Toronto Sun   Rashad Evans is likely to get a title shot with Jon (Bones) Jones if, as expected, he puts away Phil Davis in his next fight. (GETTY IMAGES) Sparks flew on a recent UFC media conference call — but not from the usual suspects.Vegas odds would have certainly…

MMA Top 10 Pound-for-Pound: Jon Jones Moves Ahead of GSP


  Jon Jones has just completed one of the greatest calendar years in MMA history. Georges St. Pierre is in the midst of the most disappointing year of his MMA career. As a result, Jones has leapfrogged St. Pierre on the latest list of the Top 10 pound-for-pound fighters in mixed martial arts. And Jones…

Polémica Sobre La Lesión de Anderson Silva


  Mucho se sigue hablando sobre la “presunta” lesión de hombro de Anderson Silva, pero lo cierto es que hay más de uno y hasta dos que dudan de la veracidad de dicha lesión. Hablando claro, los que han vertido la desconfianza sobre “la araña” han sido Chael Sonnen y Dan Henderson que vienen demostrando…

UFC 139: “Shogun vs. Hendo” Fighter Salaries Revealed


By MATT MOLGAARD MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer Sometimes it pays to get your ass handed to you: just ask Cung Le, who banked an event high $350,000 for the two round trouncing he received at the hands of the legendary Wanderlei Silva. Le looked good early, keeping Silva at bay with his wide arsenal of kicks,…