On this episode of UFC 179 Embedded video blog series, Phil Davis and Urijah Faber have fun during grappling session. Alpha Male teammates heads to the beach. Get to know what books Glover Teixeira and Jose Aldo are reading. It's also Irish Conor MacGregor first time in Rio and more!
Emanuel Newton (204.1) and Linton Vassell (204.5) is successfully made weight for the light heavyweight championship fight at Bellator 130. Karl Etherington (258) is heavyer than Bobby Lashley (247.1) and Rick Hawn (156) who faces Dave Jansen (156) are identical. Check out more weigh-in results below.
Bellator 130 will be held at the Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas.
UFC President Dana White announced that UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey (10-0) will defend her title against long awaited contender Cat Zingano (9-0) at UFC 182.
UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier will be held on January 3at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
On the episode 2 of UFC 179 Embedded video blog series, Jose Aldo is working on his boxing skills. Chad Mendez arrives in Brazil with his Alpha Male teammate Urijah Faber. The fighters comes to the weigh-in check where UFC site coordinator Burt Watson meets the competitors plus more.
UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez (13-1) has injured his right meniscus and can not meet BJJ practitionar Fabricio Werdum (18-5) at UFC 180 who was the opposite coach of The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America. Instead the once underated fighter in the UFC, Mark Hunt (10-8), will have his dream come true to finally fight for the UFC belt.
UFC 180: Werdum vs. Hunt will be held on November 15, 2014 at Arena Ciudad de México in Mexico City, Mexico.
Watch UFC 179 Embedded: video blog series episode 1 before the UFC 179 event where the anticipated rematch between Brazilian striker Jose Aldo (24-1) and American wrestler Chad Mendez (16-1) takes place. The video takes us to Aldos training camp in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil and also to Sacramento, California where Mendez prepares to avenge his only loss.
2008 Olympic Freestyle Wrestler Henry Cejudo (6-0) will make his second attempt to debut in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He now meets Hawain Dustin Kimura (11-2) in a bantamweight bout at UFC on FOX 13.
UFC on Fox: dos Santos vs. Miocic will be held on December 13 at the US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona.
UFC Heavyweight Andrei Arlovski (23-10) who successfully returned to the Ultimate Fighting Championship early this year by winning TUF: Heavyweights Finalist Brendan Schaub and avenged his Strikeforce loss against former UFC Heavyweight contender "Bigfoot" Silva (18-6) talks about his future goals, his recovery time after the last figtht, his Brazilian fans, fighting Sergey Kharitonov and Alexander Emelianenko, starring movies and much more.
The mule of the team Koscheck at TUF 12 competitor Nam Phan (20-13) has been signed with Bellator and now is scheduled to fight against Season Eight Featherweight Tournament Runner-Up Mike Richman (17-5) at Bellator 131.
Bellator 131 will be held on November 15 at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California headlined by Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar.
Countdown to UFC 179 goes inside the training camps of current featherweight champion Jose Aldo (24-1) who must once again defend his belt against challenger Chad Mendes (16-1), knockout artist Glover Teixeira (22-3) who's expected to face American wrestler Phil Davis (12-2), undefeated Brazilian Diego Ferreira (11-0) prepares for a meet-up against tough Beneil Dariush (8-1).