UFC changes tune, UFC on FOX 4’s Bader-Machida winner also possible for title shot


by John Morgan LAS VEGAS – On Monday Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White announced that UFC on FOX 4 headliners Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (20-6 MMA, 4-4 UFC) and Brandon Vera (12-5 MMA, 8-5 UFC) are competing this weekend for a shot at the promotion’s light-heavyweight title. He later told USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that…

New UFC On FOX Ratings Make It Most Watched MMA Event In U.S. History


By Dana Becker | Source: USA Today New numbers have been released concerning Saturday night’s UFC on Fox 1: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos ratings and the results are even better than originally reported, according to a report by USA Today. The hour-long broadcast drew 5.7 million viewers, eclipsing the previous record set in 2008 for…