With his 12-second knockout of Jon Fitch in December, Johny Hendricks instantly jumped to the next level. Now he wants to take one more step against Josh Koscheck. Hendricks talked to HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley last month in Omaha about the Koscheck fight, the Fitch fight and the evolution of the welterweight division.
Junior Assuncao has been released from the UFC following his loss to Ross Pearson at UFC 141.
Before the UFC president heads to Rio de Janeiro for Saturday’s UFC 142 card, he gives us a behind-the-scenes look at Fight Night for UFC 141.
UFC lightweight Jacob Volkmann finds himself on administrative leave from his job as a wrestling coach following post-fight comments directed at President Barack Obama.
All drug tests came back clean for fighters tested following last month’s UFC 141 card in Las Vegas. In all, 19 of 20 fighters on the card were tested.
Even if Brock Lesnar hadn’t retired after his loss to Alistair Overeem, he’d be looking at six months on the shelf. Check out the UFC 141 medical suspensions.
Alistair Overeem and Brock Lesnar took home nearly $800,000 combined for their main event heavyweight fight at UFC 141 – 57 percent of the total payroll.
Despite Golden Glory’s attempt to collect after Alistair Overeem’s win over Brock Lesnar, the Dutch fighter gets his entire purse for now.
After making quick and relatively easy work of former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar at UFC 141 on Friday, Alistair Overeem looks forward to title shot against Junior dos Santos.
It only took 12 seconds for Johny Hendricks to do what he told the world – including HeavyMMA – he was going to do. After starching Jon Fitch on Friday, Hendricks believes he’s in the title picture.