Fertitta on most important fights in UFC history


by Dave Deibert | source: thestarphoenix.com Before Saturday night’s sold-out debut in Calgary, reporter Dave Deibert highlights the most important battles in UFC history, plus what UFC chairman Lorenzo Fertitta had to say about each one. 10. FRANK SHAMROCK VS. TITO ORTIZ, UFC 22 (9/24/1999) The beginning of highly conditioned, multi-discipline MMA fighters. Lorenzo Fertitta: “Anybody…

Rampage Jackson Wants the UFC to Cut Him, and They Should Gladly Do It


By Jeremy Botter Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images It hasn’t been a good year for Quinton Jackson. First he got injured while training to fight Ryan Bader at UFC 144 in Japan. That sucked, but a doctor that either works or doesn’t work for the UFC—depending on which version of the story you listen to—told him that…