UFC Forced To Cancel L.A. Event Fox Touts Strength Of UFC Partnership EA Features Women Fighters In UFC Ad Effort UFC's Fertitta: Company Still Growing New York Senate Passes Bill To Legalize MMA UFC Projected To Sell Out In Orlando Rousey Becoming UFC's Most Popular Fighter UFC To Hold Five Canadian Events In '14 St-Pierre Cites UFC Drug Testing Issues For Hiatus UFC Working To Improve Int'l Productions
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SBD Article Published July 09, 2014
UFC yesterday postponed the UFC 176 event that was scheduled for Staples Center o... 2, the "second time in less than two years ... UFC has been forced to cancel a pay-per-view," accord... ...llenger Chad Mendes, a rematch of a main event at UFC 142 in Brazil. ...y "appeared to be a potential fill-in to headline UFC 176, but is unavailable due to medical reasons." A previously announced UFC 177 PPV event on Aug.
SBD Article Published July 01, 2014
...that the state of the network's relationship with UFC has "never been stronger," according to Ben Fowlk... ...ears into a deal that was "reported to garner the UFC" at least $100M a year. ...uct, and it's a product that young men flock to." UFC broadcasts on Fox and FS1 have seen ratings "leve... ...ime time," broadcasts of the preliminary parts of UFC PPV cards on FS1 "regularly move that closer to 1...
SBD Article Published June 18, 2014
EA Sports "will showcase" female UFC fighters Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate "in digital... ads" for its new UFC video game that hit stores yesterday, according t... ...o likenesses "will appear in U.S. ads" along with UFC Light Heavyweight champion and cover athlete Jon... 'Bones' Jones, former UFC fighter Chuck Liddell and the late Bruce Lee.
SBD Article Published May 15, 2014
UFC co-Founder Lorenzo Fertitta said UFC is "still growing on just about every metric that... ...man's sport," but with the growing popularity of UFC fighter Ronda Rousey, "we're seeing women migrate... ” Fertitta said of whether UFC would go public with the company or sell, "This i...
SBD Article Published May 14, 2014
A bill to legalize MMA in New York "passed through the State Senate" for a "fifth straight year," according to Mark La Monica of NEWSDAY. The vote "in favor of the bill was 44-16" yesterday afternoon, "down from last year's 47-14 result." Bill No. S6502 now "goes to the Assembly, where it has stalled in one committee or another each of the past four years." The bill has "57 Assembly members as sponsors." The Democratic Conference of the Assembly will "need to agree to put the bill up for a vo...
SBD Article Published April 18, 2014
UFC on Saturday makes its first foray into Orlando wi... " In Orlando, Shannon Owens notes UFC "doesn't typically host bouts at the same venue t... ...Rousey's Tiger Woods-Like Domination Not Good For UFC Women's Division.
SBD Article Published February 19, 2014
...fends her bantamweight title in the main event of UFC 170, is "the biggest star in MMA, period, and one... ...usey is "by far the most in-demand athlete in the UFC, and it's not even close. ...ws in 2007, it wasn't until Rousey debuted in the UFC last year that the women's version of the sport r... ...e definition of what it is to be a success in the UFC.
SBD Article Published January 30, 2014
UFC yesterday announced it will hold five shows in Ca... ...ow "for the first time in the form of a televised UFC Fight Night for the live finale to 'The Ultimate... " UFC returns to Vancouver on June 14 "for UFC 174 at the Rogers Arena." Toronto "gets its fifth show in the form of UFC 178 on Sept." UFC "debuts in Halifax on Oct. 6 with UFC 181 at the Bell Centre, marking Montreal's sevent...
SBD Article Published January 15, 2014
...y said that a "lack of strenuous drug testing" by UFC was "one of the factors that led to his decision... " He confirmed that UFC "did not support him when he proposed drug testin... " St-Pierre left the sport in December following UFC 167, saying that he "needed time away to sort out... ...et any timetable to make a decision regarding his UFC future. UFC co-Chair & CEO Lorenzo Fertitta yesterday said he...
SBD Article Published January 14, 2014
The goal of UFC's expanding schedule of int'l events is for the c... ...elf-sufficient in staging global fights that meet UFC’s lofty production standards of high-energy video... ...U.S.-based company "producing a product overseas, UFC will keep a close and watchful eye on quality con... The '14 UFC schedule includes "six local fight shows each in...
SBD Article Published January 02, 2014
UFC "could visit" Asia seven times in the next 12 mon... UFC has hosted seven Asia events in its 20-year histo... ry, and the first event of the new year, UFC Fight Night 34:" UFC Exec VP & Asia Managing Dir Mark Fischer thinks t... " UFC "recently shifted its Asian headquarters from Bei...
SBD Article Published December 02, 2013
UFC in January will "launch a new, subscription-based... ...which "will reside on its own URL, was driven" by UFC's "rapid overseas expansion. ...sewhere, as well as an array of shows that air on UFC networks launched in Mexico and Brazil." UFC COO Lawrence Epstein said that UFC "has not locked in a pricing model." King notes the net "eventually will replace UFC.