Mir vs. Cormier Heavyweight Showdown to Take Place Nov. 3


By Dave Meltzer – Senior Writer The first cross-promotional effort between UFC and Strikeforce looks to have a date. image by:slumz.boxden.com       The heavyweight battle with former UFC champion Frank Mir (16-6) facing Strikeforce Grand Prix tournament winner Daniel Cormier (10-0) will take place Nov. 3 in Oklahoma, according to a Showtime source…

Jose Aldo Uninjured After Hit by Car in Brazil Motorcycle Accident


By Shaun Al-Shatti – Staff Writer UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, Jr. was struck by a car while riding his motorcycle in Brazil on Saturday, according to a report from Brazilian outlet Tatame. Aldo was driving home when a vehicle collided with his motorcycle in the neighborhood of Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro. The motorist immediately…

video: Bellator Champion Eduardo Dantas Knocked Out in Brazil


By Ariel Helwani – Video Reporter and Writer Aug 26, 2012 – Bellator’s decision to let its bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas fight outside the organization backfired Saturday night. Dantas (14-3) was knocked out by Team Quest’s Tyson Nam (12-4) in just 1:40 at a Shooto Brazil 33: Fight for BOPE 2 non-title fight in Brazil….

Women’s MMA Rankings: Ronda Rousey and Everyone Else


By Dave Doyle – Staff Writer Forza LLC via Getty Images Aug 22, 2012 – If there was any doubt left that Ronda Rousey is the world’s best women’s mixed martial artist, they were erased in just 54 seconds on Saturday night. That’s the amount of time it took Rousey, the Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champion,…

Rousey vs. Kaufman Post-Fight Press Conference Highlights


By MMA Fighting Newswire Jayne Kamin-Oncea, US PRESSWIRE At the Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman post-fight press conference, Ronda Rousey broke down her fight and talked about a future showdown with Cris Cyborg. Also, Sarah Kaufman said what went wrong in the main event, Miesha talked about her conversation with Dana White during the fight and…

Dana White Talks UFC 150 Main Event, GSP vs. Silva, and JDS vs. Velasquez 2


By Ariel Helwani – Video Reporter and Writer Follow @MMAFighting on Twitter, and Like MMA Fighting on Facebook. Aug 12, 2012 – DENVER — Watch below as Dana White talks about a variety of topics, including the UFC 150 main event, Frankie Edgar’s possible drop to featherweight, whether Junior dos Santos will fight Alistair Overeem…

Dana White: Junior dos Santos Wants to Knock Out ‘Punk’ Alistair


Dana White tells media on UFC on Fx4 that our Heavy weight Champion, Junior Dos Santos, is more interested in fighting Alistair Overeem than Cain Velasquez. “I want to KO him out” said JDS, At a lunch held in LA on Friday before the event with UFC CEO Dana White. @ANDREACALLEcorp