Gilbert Melendez Forced to Withdraw Due to Injury, Card Scrapped

September 24, 2012

Gilbert Melendez has been forced to withdraw from next Saturday’s Strikeforce Championship title defense versus Pat Healy, due to a shoulder injury he sustained last week in practice. Melendez decided to forgo training for a few days to let the injury heal but it became apparent that the injury was too serious and would not [...]

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Dana White “Greg Jackson is a (expletive) Con Man

September 17, 2012

mmafighting.com Andy Samuelson Sep 14, 2012 – LAS VEGAS — The fallout from UFC 151′s cancellation isn’t going away anytime soon as UFC president Dana White talked again on Thursday about his displeasure for comments made by light heavyweight champ Jon Jones and his camp. “The Jon Jones piece of meat (expletive) thing.

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Lucas Gamaza Victorious at Red Canvas

September 17, 2012

Lucas Gamaza defeated AKA fighter, Wayne Phillips, in the main event of Red Canvas’ inaugural show in San Jose, CA. Gamaza easily outstruck and out grappled Phillips in the first round but lost the second when Phillips rallied with the San Jose fans rooting for the hometown product. The third round was mostly on the [...]

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Smith Returns to Invicta

September 4, 2012

By Mike Whitman Sep 1, 2012 Unbeaten Kim Connor-Hamby will replace Cat Zingano at Invicta Invicta Fighting Championships 3 against Leslie Smith, promotion officials announced Saturday. Zingano was recently removed from her booking against Smith in favor of a Sept. 29 Strikeforce meeting with Amanda Nunes. Invicta FC 3 takes place Oct. 6 at Memorial [...]

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