Battle Lines Drawn
Hunt, Silva battle to entertaining draw at UFC Fight Night 33
Mark Hunt and Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva clashed for 25 minutes on Saturday morning before settling for a majority draw in the headliner of this weekend's "UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Bigfoot" event in Australia. Silva stayed at distance early, utilizing a front kick to keep space as Hunt looked to explode with punches. A flurry at the halfway point saw Silva get the best of the exchange, and Hunt hit the deck, but scrambled up before his opponent could take top position. Full Story.(Photo: Mark Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images)
Canadian Power House
Veterans Kajan (Ragin') Johnson and Nordine Taleb lead the Canadian cast unveiled Thursday for "The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Canada vs. Australia." Filming for the reality TV show is under way north of Montreal. TUF Nations pits four Canadian welterweights and four middleweights under coach Patrick (The Predator) Cote against Australian coach Kyle Noke's eight-man team. Full Story.
While he carried a two-fight losing streak into his bout with Gray Maynard, Nate Diaz turned in a scintillating performance in a first-round TKO win.
The bout served as the featured matchup of Saturday's The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale event, which took place at Las Vegas' Mandalay Bay Events Center. Full Story.
UFC Fight Night 33: Hunt vs. Bigfoot
Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva will tangle with Mark Hunt in a heavyweight battle at UFC Fight Night 33. Mauricio "Shogun" Rua will take on James Te Huna in the co-main event. The event will take place on December 6th, 2013 and will be held at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
UFC Fight Night 33 Fight Card
UFC On FOX 9: Johnson vs. Benavidez
An injury to Anthony Pettis has caused a change to the main event of UFC on FOX 9, now Demetrious Johnson will defend the flyweight championship in a rematch against Joseph Benavidez. Johnson bested Benavidez to earn the first ever flyweight title at UFC 152. The rematch will take place on December 14th, 2013 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California.
UFC on FOX 9 Fight Card
UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva II
In a rematch from UFC 162, Chris Weidman will defend his middleweight championship against the former champion Anderson Silva. In the co-main event, Women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will defend her title against Miesha Tate in a rematch of their Strikeforce bout from 2012. The event will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on December 28th, 2013.
UFC 168 Fight Card