News: Reza Madadi vs. Michael Johnson Expected For UFC on Fuel TV 9

Swedish MMA website MMAnytt has revealed the latest match-up for the UFC’s second venture into Sweden. Hometown favourite Reza Madadi will meet TUF veteran Michael Johnson in a lightweight match-up on the UFC on Fuel TV 9 card. Their positioning on the card has not been revealed.  Iranian-born Reza Madadi grew up in Stockholm and has competed for most of his career in the Scandinavian...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
February 08, 2013  |  Discuss

'UFC 155: Johnson vs. Jury' fight preview and prediction

Myles Jury will be making his second appearance in the UFC Octagon when he faces Michael Johnson at UFC 155. Jury is a perfect 11-0 and won his debut in the UFC defeating Chris Saunders on The Ultimate Fighter finale.  Myles has appeared on two seasons of TUF and has never been out of the first round in any of his fights.  Michael Johnson has been on a roll lately, winning three...
Via hov-mma
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Jacob Volkmann Announces UFC 156 Fight with Bobby Green

On Friday night, lightweight Jacob Volkmann (Pictured) announced he will welcome Bobby Green to the big leagues at UFC 156. “It’s official. I’m fighting Bobby Green Feb 2nd on UFC 156,” Volkmann tweeted. “Vegas anyone?” Volkmann is victorious in six of his last seven bouts. “Christmas” as last seen submitting Shane Roller in October. Green premieres in the Octagon...
December 21, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC Fighter Shane Roller Retires From MMA

After losing his fourth fight in his last five tries, veteran Shane Roller (Pictured) has decided to call it quits. The 33-year-old unceremoniously announced his retirement via Twitter.“Looks like I’m hanging up the gloves for good. It was fun, but time to move on. Sux that it ended like that. Now startn the next chapter!!” Roller tweeted.Roller ends his five-year professional...
October 09, 2012  |  Discuss

'UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot' Live Quick Results

Main Card (FX) • Antonio Silva (17-4) defeats Travis Browne (13-1-1) via TKO (Round 1, 3:27) • Jake Ellenberger (28-6) defeats Jay Hieron (23-6) via UD (29-28 x 3) • John Dodson (14-5) defeats Jussier da Silva (14-2) via TKO (Round 2, 4:35) • Justin Edwards (8-2) defeats Josh Neer (33-12-1) via guillotine (Round 1, 0:45) • Jeremy Stephens (20-8) vs. Yves Edwards...
Via hov-mma
October 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Roller-Volkmann, Castillo-Johnson join UFC on FX 5, Brenneman-Noke to UFC 152

The fight card updates continue to roll in following the cancellation of UFC 151 “Jon Jones vs. Dan Henderson” on Thursday. UFC match-makers have recently announced that several bouts have already been rescheduled. It was reported earlier that the UFC 151 co-main event between Jake Ellenberger and Jay Hieron had been moved to UFC on FX 5 at the Target Center in Minneapolis on...
Via MMA Interplay
August 23, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC 151 Update: Roller vs Volkmann Added to Card

Shane Roller announced Tuesday via his twitter account that his bout with Jacob Volkmann has been added to UFC 151 on September 1st, from Las Vegas, Nevada. Roller ended a three fight losing streak in his last bout, as he defeated John Alessio by decision at UFC 148. Volkmann, on the other hand, is hoping to bounce back from a submission loss to Paul Sass at UFC 146 back in May...
Via cheap-heat
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Shane Roller vs. Jacob Volkmann set for UFC 151

UFC officials have announced that a lightweight bout between Shane Roller and Jacob Volkmann has been signed for UFC 151. UFC 151 takes place September 1 at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event will be headlined by a light heavyweight title bout between current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and #1 contender Dan Henderson. Roller is 11-6 in his professional...
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC 148: Full main-card coverage

FX PRELIMS: LIGHTWEIGHT MATCHUP John Alessio vs. Shane Roller Round 1 - Alessio comes forward but doesn't connect after a solid leg kick. Alessio again comes forward, but as Roller fakes a takedown, Roller lights him up with two solid hooks. Accidental kick to the groin on Alessio gets a stoppage from the ref. On the replay, you see just how painful the shot was. On the restart...
Via Fox Sports
July 07, 2012  |  Discuss

'UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II' quick results

Preliminary Card (Facebook) • Lightweight bout: Rafaello Oliveira (14-5) vs. Yoislandy Izquierdo (6-1) Preliminary Card (FX) • Lightweight bout: John Alessio (34-15) vs. Shane Roller(10-6) • Middleweight bout: Constantinos Philippou (10-2) vs. Riki Fukada (18-5) • Lightweight bout: Gleison Tibau (25-7) vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov (17-0) • Lightweight bout: Melvin Guillard...
Via hov-mma
July 07, 2012  |  Discuss

John Alessio expects to fight for his life and his UFC career against Shane Roller at UFC 148

At UFC 148, John Alessio looks to make his second stint in the UFC a permanent one as he takes on Shane Roller in a high stakes match-up. Alessio was thrown in to fight Mark Bocek on a few weeks notice at UFC 145. The Canadian fighter put on a great performance in a fight [...]
Via Fight Hub TV
July 07, 2012  |  Discuss

John Alessio vs. Shane Roller set for UFC 148

UFC officials have announced that a lightweight bout between John Alessio and Shane Roller has been signed for UFC 148. The bout is the tenth bout announced for July’s UFC 148. UFC 148 takes place July 7 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event will be headlined by a middleweight title bout between current UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and #1 contender...
May 11, 2012  |  Discuss

John Alessio vs. Shane Roller added to UFC 148

A lightweight clash featuring John “The Natural” Alessio and Shane Roller has been added to UFC 148 on July 7th. UFC officials announced the match-up on Thursday evening. Alessio (32-15) returned to the UFC after almost six years as a late addition to face Mark Bocek at UFC 145. He would end up dropping a unanimous decision to Boeck. Prior to the loss, Alessio had won ten of...
Via MMA Interplay
May 10, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC on FOX 2 Full Results and Bonus Winners

Official fight card Preliminary card Middleweight bout:  Chris Camozzi vs.  Dustin Jacoby Camozzi defeated Jacoby via submission (guillotine choke) at 1:08 of round 3. Preliminary card (Fuel TV) Heavyweight bout:  Joey Beltran vs.  Lavar Johnson Johnson defeated Beltran via KO (punches) at 4:24 of round 1. Lightweight bout:  Michael Johnson vs.  Shane Roller Johnson...
January 28, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC on FOX 2 LIVE RESULTS Starting 5pm EST

Check back periodically throughout the night starting at 2pm pst and 5pm est for live updates from UFC on FOX 2, featuring Michael Bisping vs Chael Sonnen and Rashad Evans vs Phil Davis. Official fight card Preliminary card Middleweight bout:  Chris Camozzi vs.  Dustin Jacoby[1] Heavyweight bout:  Joey Beltran vs.  Lavar Johnson[1] Lightweight bout:  Michael Johnson...
January 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Roller Willing to Throw Bombs with Johnson

Shane Roller’s back is against the wall.
Via Sherdog
January 28, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC Fighter Michael Johnson Wore This Bulls Hoodie Hat At Tonight’s Weigh-In

You know what intimidates the hell out of us? A black guy, Michael ‘The Menace’ Johnson, wearing a Bulls hoodie hat into the weigh-in for tomorrow’s UFC on Fox 2. Shane Roller, his opponent seemed to be quivering. What’s the real news here? BC is headed to Chicago for the fights. Press row, boys. Hopefully within proposal distance of the Ring Girls. It’s our first foray...
Via Busted Coverage
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Cody McKenzie Out, Shane Roller In To Face Michael Johnson At UFC On FOX 2

Cody McKenzie Out, Shane Roller In To Face Michael Johnson At UFC On FOX 2
Via Fight Line
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss
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