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UFC Release’s Lavar Johnson

The UFC have announced that they have released fighter “Big” Lavar Johnson from his contract due to testing positive for a steroid which raised his testosterone levels. Lavar Johnson entered the UFC last January when he made his debut against Joey Beltran in which he won the bout and knockout of the night. Winning in impressive fashion in his … Continue reading

Report: Jacob Volkmann Released By UFC

About a little while ago former UFC Lightweight fighter Jacob Volkmann has announced that he has been cut from the Ultimate Fighting Championship.   Jacob Volkmann has been with the UFC since late 2009 when he was signed from Bellator FC in the Spring of 2009. Volkmann has competed against the vary best in the … Continue reading

Luke Rockhold To Make UFC Debut In April ?

Luke Rockhold To Make UFC Debut In April ?

Strikeforce is on it’s way out of business following their January 12th event Strikeforce fighters are now signing contracts with the UFC and 1 fighter could be signing very soon and appearing in April for his UFC debut and that is Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. Luke Rockhold since day 1 in Strikeforce has been their top fighters and … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview: Carlo Prater

Exclusive Interview: Carlo Prater

Justin Godsey: How did you get interested into the style of Mixed Martial Arts ? Carlo Prater: When I was a kid I did some traditional martial arts. I started wrestling in middle school and the all the rest soon after that when I was a teenager.   Justin Godsey: When you became a pro MMA … Continue reading

UFC on FX: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson Live Results

UFC on FX: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson Live Results

Prelims Live on Fuel TV 1. Light Heavyweight bout: Cody Donovan Def. Nick Penner via 1st round knockout.  2. Lightweight bout: Mike Wilkinson Def. Brendan Loughnane via Unanimous Decision 3. Welterweight bout: Ben Alloway Def. Manuel Rodriguez via Knockout (Front Kick and Punches) 4. Welterweight bout: Mike Pierce Def. Seth Baczynski via Split Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28) 5. Light … Continue reading

UFC on Fox 5 Live Results

UFC on Fox 5 Live Results

Prelims (Facebook & FX) 1. Bantamweight bout: Scott “Young Guns” Jorgensen Def. John “Prince” Albert via Rear-Naked-Choke. Note #1: Prior to the bout vs John Albert, Scott Jorgensen was on a 2 fight losing streak but with the submission victory Albert its him out of a slump and back on a winning ways. As for … Continue reading

UFC 154 Live Coverage

UFC 154 Live Coverage

Welcome to the 1st ever live coverage event here on TheNationSportsBlog.com. Today we will be giving you live coverage of the highly hyped pay-per-view event UFC 154. UFC 154 is stacked from top to bottom in action from Martin Kampmann taking on Johny “Big Rig” Hendricks to the return of UFC Welterweight champion Georges St. … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview: Shamar Bailey

Exclusive Interview: Shamar Bailey

Justin Godsey: How do you connect with your fans and why do you think it is important to stay in contact with the fans ? Shamar Bailey: I respond to almost all fans on Twitter and Facebook as well as my web page email. Fans also send mail and items for autograph to Integrated Fighting Academy.   … Continue reading