Following the cancellation of a pair of preliminary card match-ups over the last week, next Saturday's UFC on FOX event scheduled for the United Center in Chicago had another fight added to the line-up on Tuesday.
UFC newcomers Mike Rhodes (6-1) and George Sullivan (14-3) will now square off in welterweight action on the January 25 event. The UFC officially announced the pairing...
With the last-minute subtraction of the Pascal Krauss vs. Adam Khaliev preliminary bout from the “UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Thomson” lineup, the promotion promised a new tango would be added to the January 25 event in its place.
Enter welterweights George Sullivan and Mike Rhodes, who have agreed to make their big league debuts at the 11th hour.
The UFC announced the matchup...
According to a recent report from MMAWeekly, the UFC have added a welterweight clash to the upcoming UFC on FOX 10 card, with fellow debutants Mike Rhodes (6-1, pictured) and George Sullivan (14-3, 1nc) set to square off at the event.The UFC on Fox 10 event had slipped to ten bouts after an injury to Alexey Oleinik (48-9-1) scrapped his heavyweight contest with Jared Rosholt (9...
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Another change has been made to the upcoming FOX UFC Saturday from Chicago as welterweights Adam Khaliev and Pascal Krauss have both suffered injuries thus scrapping their fight from the card on Jan 25.
UFC officials announced the news on Saturday .
Khaliev (6-0) has been a highly touting prospect for the last couple of years, especially after he uncorked one of the most spectacular...
UFC officials have just announced that Alexey Oleinik (48-9-1, pictured) has suffered an injury ahead of his UFC on FOX 10 bout with Jared Rosholt (9-1). The fight has now been cancelled with the event going ahead with eleven fights. No details were giving regarding Oleinik’s injury.Oleinik was set to make his promotional debut at the event after putting together a nine fight...
On Wednesday, the UFC announced an undisclosed injury has forced Oleksiy Oliynyk out of his UFC on FOX 10 fight against Jared Rosholt. Because Oliynyk is exiting stage left at the 11th hour, the promotion was forced to pull Rosholt from the January 25 event instead of finding him a last-second replacement.
The show’s roster is now set at 11 bouts.
Oliynyk and Rosholt were slated...
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Tarec Saffiedine (14-3, pictured) will square off against Hyun Gyu Lim (12-3-1) in the main event of tomorrow night’s UFC Fight Night 34 event in Singapore but prior to that you can see them both in action in the free fight video’s below.In the first of the video’s Saffiedine takes on Nate Moore (8-3) at a Strikeforce Challengers event from 2010, while the second video show’s...
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On Saturday, the UFC will hold its inaugural event in Singapore. The event will serve as a representation of the incredible growth and size of the UFC, since it’s birth 20 years ago.
Last week, at UFC 168, fighters on the card hailed from the United States, Brazil, Jamaica, Germany, Armenia, and Afghanistan. Saturday’s fight card is also very diverse, featuring...
UFC Fight Night 34 goes down this coming weekend, as the UFC head to Singapore for the first time on January 4th, to hold the promotion’s first show of 2014.The card is set to be headlined by a welterweight contest that pits Belgian striker Tarec Saffiedine (14-3), the final Strikeforce welterweight champion, up against South Korea’s Hyun Gyu Lim (12-3-1, pictured).Despite being...
The UFC will begin 2014 with the 10th edition of the UFC on FOX fight card series, this time headlined by an outstanding lightweight contest between former 155lb champ Benson Henderson and Josh Thomson. The card also features a co-main event heavyweight contest between Stipe Miocic and Gabriel Gonzaga as well as a featured prelim between Segio Pettis and Alex Caceres.
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UFC officials have added anther heavyweight bout to the upcoming UFC on Fox 10 card, with Jared Rosholt (9-1) taking on UFC newcomer Alexey Oleinik (48-9-1, pictured) in Chicago.Rosholt goes into the bout fresh off a victory in his UFC debut at the TUF 18 Finale last month, where he scored a unanimous decision victory over Walt Harris (5-2). The win took the twenty-seven year old...
The UFC on Fox 10 card continues to grow in rapid fashion with UFC officials just announcing a heavyweight tussle for the event, which see’s Nikita Krylov (15-3, pictured left) take on Walt Harris (5-2), with both men hoping to pick up their first win inside the UFC’s octagon.The twenty-one year old Ukranian, Nikita Krylov, made his promotional debut back in August, losing out...