HeavyMMA’s mixed martial arts rankings are back this week with a look at the heavyweight division, which is ruled over by UFC champion Junior dos Santos, who defends his belt next month against No. 2-ranked Alistair Overeem.
HeavyMMA’s Megan Olivi talks to former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez about his upcoming No. 1 contenders fight against Frank Mir at UFC 146, his surgery rehab and visiting the land Down Under.
Tickets for UFC 146 go on sale Wednesday to UFC Fight Club members, Thursday to UFC newsletter subscribers and Friday to the general public.
UFC 146 features five heavyweight fights on the main card – the most in company history. Watch today’s press conference for the event at 2 p.m. Eastern streaming live at HeavyMMA. The news conference at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas will feature Dana White, Junior dos Santos, Alistair Overeem, Cain Velasquez, Frank Mir, Roy Nelson and Antonio Silva.
Heavyweights Frank Mir and Mirko Cro Cop fought fairly cautiously through the first two rounds of their UFC 119 fight. Watch round three here that saw Mir unload on the PRIDE legend and score a KO victory.
In what could be the UFC’s biggest – literally – card ever, another heavyweight bout has been added to the docket at UFC 146. Cain Velasquez and Frank Mir meet in a title eliminator fight.
Lorenza Fertitta announced early Friday that a heavyweight bout between Frank Mir and Cain Velasquez and a third fight between Tito Ortiz and Forrest Griffin are happening.
If you submit a Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt who has never tapped before, you’re on the right track for Submission of the Year. Snap his arm? Uncle! You win, Frank Mir – you win.
Frank Mir discusses his arm-shattering win over Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC 140.
What’s next for Jon Jones, Frank Mir and the winners from UFC 140? Jeremy Botter takes our customary look at five fights to make coming out of the latest UFC event.
Jonny Bones and Lyoto Machida faced off today at the Air Canada Centre. Check out the complete weigh-in photo gallery from James Law inside.