In his second UFC bout since dropping down to welterweight, submission magician Demian Maia will fight under the promotion’s banner for the first time in his native Brazil against Rick Story at UFC 153. The news of the bout was first broken by Story via his twitter account Tuesday afternoon. “I’m fighting Demian Maia in […]
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Tuesday night on Fuel TV’s “UFC Tonight,” it was announced that former UFC title contender Nate Marquardt has been signed to recently crowned Zuffa minor league Strikeforce. After a failure to disclose information regarding his TFT treatment led to Marquardt’s positive drug test and the subsequent scrapping of his welterweight debut against Rick Story, Nate […]
Team Fight Nerd was on hand for the post-fight press conference at “UFC on Versus 4” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Dana White moderated the conference, and was joined by Cheick Kongo, Pat Barry, Matt Mitrione, Charlie Brenneman, Matt Brown, and Rick Story, who took questions from the press about their matches. Good news for impatient viewers, […]
Last night in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, “UFC on Versus 4” went down, and it proved to be a tremendous event from top to bottom! In spite of all the craziness the night before regarding the exile of Nate Marquardt from Zuffa, the show went on and gave us some great highlight reel moments! The story of […]
Team Fight Nerd was on hand at the Heinz Field Coca Cola Great Hall in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, for the “UFC on Versus 4” official weigh-ins. All fighters made weight, except for the original main-event fighter, Nate Marquardt. Marquardt did not pass his medicals and was not cleared to fight. In his place, Charlie Brenneman from […]
Earlier today at the Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh International Airport, Zuffa held the press workout for UFC on Versus 4 for members of the media. Fighters participating included Nate Marquardt, Rick Story, Matt Mitrione, John Howard, Pat Barry, Cheick Kongo, and Christian Morecraft. Stay tuned tomorrow as our coverage continues with the weigh-ins from this event […]