UFC 112 Aftermath: Lightweight Division Opened Up by Frankie Edgar

On Saturday night at UFC 112 , Frankie “The Answer” Edgar found the solution to the question that BJ Penn posed to all lightweights who dared challenge his reign atop the UFC’s 155-pound division.
For all the talk of Penn being one of the planet’s best pound-for-pound fighters and the greatest lightweight […]

UFC Betting

UFC 112 Aftermath: Lightweight Division Opened Up by Frankie Edgar

On Saturday night at UFC 112 , Frankie “The Answer” Edgar found the solution to the question that BJ Penn posed to all lightweights who dared challenge his reign atop the UFC’s 155-pound division.
For all the talk of Penn being one of the planet’s best pound-for-pound fighters and the greatest lightweight […]

UFC Betting

UFC 112 Aftermath: Lightweight Division Opened Up by Frankie Edgar

Pat Healy vs. Bryan Travers targeted for Strikeforce Challengers 8

A lightweight matchup between Pat Healy and Bryan Travers is in the works for Strikeforce Challengers 8.

Sources close to the event on Monday told MMAjunkie.com that both fighters have agreed to the fight and bout agreements are expected to be finalized shortly.

Strikeforce Challengers 8 takes place May 21 at the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore., and airs on Showtime. The promotion announced Monday that Oregon-based fighter Matt Lindland is scheduled to headline the event against an opponent to be announced.


A lightweight matchup between Pat Healy and Bryan Travers is in the works for Strikeforce Challengers 8.

Sources close to the event on Monday told MMAjunkie.com that both fighters have agreed to the fight and bout agreements are expected to be finalized shortly.

Strikeforce Challengers 8 takes place May 21 at the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore., and airs on Showtime. The promotion announced Monday that Oregon-based fighter Matt Lindland is scheduled to headline the event against an opponent to be announced.


Tickets for Strikeforce Challengers 8 in Portland on sale this week

Tickets for next month’s Strikeforce Challengers 8 event go on sale this week.

The May 21 show, which takes place at the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore., features a Showtime-televised main event with Matt Lindland, as well as Tyron Woodley vs. Nathan Coy and Kerry Vera vs. Julianna Pena.

Tickets go on sale to Strikeforce e-newsletter subscribers on Wednesday (1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT) and to the general public on Thursday (1 p.m. ET).


Tickets for next month’s Strikeforce Challengers 8 event go on sale this week.

The May 21 show, which takes place at the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore., features a Showtime-televised main event with Matt Lindland, as well as Tyron Woodley vs. Nathan Coy and Kerry Vera vs. Julianna Pena.

Tickets go on sale to Strikeforce e-newsletter subscribers on Wednesday (1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT) and to the general public on Thursday (1 p.m. ET).


Fans invited to Wednesday’s Bellator 14 weigh-ins/press conference in Chicago (Updated)

Fans are invited to this week’s official fighter weigh-ins and joint
press conference for Bellator 14.

The fan and media event takes place Wednesday at Hotel Sax (333 N.
Dearborn Street) in Chicago and begins at 6 p.m. CT (local time).

The Chicago Theater hosts Thursday’s Bellator 14 event, which features a
televised main card of four opening-round tournament bouts. The event
airs live on FOX Sports Net.


Fans are invited to this week’s official fighter weigh-ins and joint
press conference for Bellator 14.

The fan and media event takes place Wednesday at Hotel Sax (333 N.
Dearborn Street) in Chicago and begins at 6 p.m. CT (local time).

The Chicago Theater hosts Thursday’s Bellator 14 event, which features a
televised main card of four opening-round tournament bouts. The event
airs live on FOX Sports Net.


Gray Maynard and the Perfect Storyline

Thomas Gerbasi, UFC – In 13 professional fights, including last Saturday’s bout with BJ Penn, new UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has lost just once. But the significance of Edgar’s win over Penn on that lone man to beat him – Gray Maynard – didn’t hit home right away.

Thomas Gerbasi, UFC – In 13 professional fights, including last Saturday’s bout with BJ Penn, new UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has lost just once. But the significance of Edgar’s win over Penn on that lone man to beat him – Gray Maynard – didn’t hit home right away.

Kenny Florians Brand New Day

Thomas Gerbasi, UFC – After following up his UFC 101 loss to BJ Penn last August with impressive back-to-back wins over Clay Guida and Takanori Gomi, many dubbed Kenny Florian the best lightweight fighter in the world without a UFC championship belt around his waist.

Thomas Gerbasi, UFC – After following up his UFC 101 loss to BJ Penn last August with impressive back-to-back wins over Clay Guida and Takanori Gomi, many dubbed Kenny Florian the best lightweight fighter in the world without a UFC championship belt around his waist.