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Papy Abedi vs. Rick Story set for UFC on FX 4

UFC officials have announced that Papy Abedi will replace the injured Rich Attonito in a bout against Rick Story at UFC on FX 4. The severity of Attonito’s injury has not been disclosed. UFC on FX 4 takes place June 22 at Revel Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The event will be headlined by a lightweight bout between top contenders Clay Guida and Gray Maynard. Abedi is 8-2...
May 09, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC on FX 4: Rick Story vs Papy Abedi booked with Rich Attonito scratched

Here we go again. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has yet another injured fighter and yet another fight card shake up, this time it impacts UFC on FX 4, which will take place at the Revel Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J., on June 22, 2012. The mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion recently revealed that Rich Attonito sustained an undisclosed injury in training that will...
Via cheap-heat
May 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Papy Abedi in for injured Rich Attonito, faces Rick Story at UFC on FX 4

In more injury news, Rich Attonito has been forced to withdraw from his upcoming welterweight scrap against Rick Story at UFC on FX 4 on June 22nd. Papy Abedi has agreed to replace Attonito to take on Story. Will the third time be the charm for Abedi (8-2)? He entered the UFC riding an eight bout winning streak but has since suffered consecutive rear-naked choke submission losses...
Via MMA Interplay
May 08, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC on FX 4 adds Story-Attonito, Waldburger-Ebersole, Miller-Funch & more

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will return to Atlantic City, New Jersey on June 22nd for its fourth event on the FX channel. UFC on FX 4 will be headlined by a five round lightweight battle betwen Clay Guida and Gray Maynard. Late yesterday, UFC officials announced five additional bouts for the fight card. Rick Story (13-5) and Rich Attonito (10-5) will look to get back on...
Via MMA Interplay
March 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Rich Attonito vs. Jake Hecht Fight Video UFC 140 Prelim

Rich Attonito vs. Jake Hecht Fight Video UFC 140 Prelim.
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss

UFC 140: Live Updates & Results

Check back periodicaly for updates and results from UFC 140; featuring Jon Jones and Lytoto Machida for the light heavyweight title. Official fight card  Preliminary card (Facebook) Lightweight bout: Mitch Clarke vs. John Cholish Cholish defeated Clarke via TKO (punches) at 4:36 of round 2. Welterweight bout: Rich Attonito vs. Jake Hecht Hecht defeated Attonito [...]
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss

UFC 140 prelims: Hecht pulls off great comeback, Cholish also a winner

A fight can change in a split second when you hit someone behind the ear. Jake Hecht drilled Rich Attonito from an odd position, but the effect was the same. Attonito went out for a second and Hecht took advantage pounding him out at the 1:10 mark of round two in the second fight of the night at UFC 140 in Toronto. It was a startling turnaround after a first round where Attonito...
Via Cage Writer
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss

UFC 140: Rich Attonito Vs. Jake Hecht

UFC 140: Rich Attonito Vs. Jake Hecht
Via Fight Line
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss

Attonito Striving for Perfection at 170

Rich Attonito discusses his UFC 140 bout with Jake Hecht with’s Greg Savage.
Via Sherdog
December 08, 2011  |  Discuss
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