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The Axe Murderer, mma legend Wanderlei Silva announced his retirement last night in a 13 minute You Tube video he released. The former Pride FC Champion said that he came to this decision to leave the sport at this time because he said that the UFC doesn't respect its fighters and that they pay them crumbs.
Silva also said that "My career is over because I don't have a stage where fighters get the proper respect". Although most of the video released is focused on the UFC's treatment of him, Silva was facing a lengthy suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commision for refusing to take a random drug test. This might "Oxandrolone Powder India" have also pushed Primobolan En Zweten the 38 year old fighter to end his fighting career at this moment.
After almost 18 years fighting, Wanderlei Silva's record stands at 35 wins, 12 loses, 1 draw, and 1 no contest. In his victories 25 have come by knockout, 3 by submission, and 7 by decision. He has fought the majority of his fights in the biggest promotions in the world with the UFC and Pride FC.
Today UFC veteran Mark Bocek announced his retirement from the sport of mma.
At 32 years old, the Canadian lightweight fighter signed with the UFC back in 2007 after winning his first four pro fights. Since then, Bocek has fought in the UFC 13 Buy Cheap Jintropin Online straight times and won eight of those matches. He has competed against former Champions Benson "Oxandrolone Powder India" Henderson and Frankie Edgar and has wins over top competitors like Nik Lentz, Dustin Hazelett and John Alessio. Bocek finishes his career at 12 wins and 5 loses with 1 knockout and 7 submissions.
BELLATOR RELEASES 19 FIGHTERSOn wednesday morning it was officially announced that Bellator has released 19 of its fighters who were under contract with the promotion.
The list of fighters let go by the organization are as follows.
Eric Prindle, Anthony Leone, Frank Baca, Travis Marx, Nathan Coy, Anthony Lemon, Tim Welch, Nick Kirk, Rodrigo Lima, Trey Houston, Jason Fischer, Vaughn Anderson, Keith Berry, Jeremy Kimball, Carlos Eduardo, Eric Smith, Hiroshi Nakamura, Jared Downing, and Sergej Grecicho.
Along with Rebney, COO Tim Danaher will also be leaving the company. The reason given for the change is that Viacom had a different plan for Bellator then Rebney and Danaher did. Rebney founded the company eight years ago and has been in charge since then, but with his dismissal it will be interesting to see what happens to the organization under Viacoms control.
Former StrikeForce head Scott Coker will now take over as head of Bellator and he will take control of the day to day opperations of the company.
Chael Sonnen was suppose to fight Vitor Belfort on July 5th, 2014 at UFC 175, but with the failed drug test that match had been scrapped yesterday.
Sonnens career lasted 17 years and he finished with a professional record of 28 wins, 14 loses and 1 draw. He has fought some of the greatest Champions in the sport Primobolan Jak Stosowac like Jon Jones, Rashad Evans and Anderson Silva twice, 4-chlorodehydromethyltestosteron and his Sustanon 250 3rd Week biggest career wins were over Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, Michael Bisping, Brian Stann, Nate Marquardt, Dan Miller and Yushin Okami.
UFC On Fox 10 Gets Debuting Welterweights
The UFC has added a welterweight fight to the UFC On Fox 10 card. RFA champ Mike "Biggie" Rhodes (6 1) will make his UFC debute against George Sullivan (14 3) another newcomer to the promotion.
The Rhodes Sullivan fight replaces a pair of bouts that were scrapped due to injury. A heavyweight fight between Aleksey Oleinik and Jared Rosholt as well as a welterweight bout between Pascal Krauss and Adam Khaliev had both been canceled last week, so UFC officials were forced to find a replacement for those matches on short notice.
Rhodes comes into this fight on a two fight winning streak, and in his last bout he won the Ressurection Fighting Alliance 170 pound title by winning a five round decision over Alan Jouban.
George Sullivan is on a six fight winning streak of his own and he currently holds the Cage Fury Fighting Championships Welterweight title. Of his 14 victories, 10 have come by way of knockout.
UFC on Fox 10 takes place on January 25th, 2014 and the main card will be shown live on Fox.
The submission of the night bonus went to UFC new comer Andriano Martins, for his Straight Armbar finish of Daron Cruickshank in the second round of their fight.
And the fight of the night bonuses went to Omari Akhmedov and TUF Brazil veteran Thiago "Bodao" Perpetuo. Although their fight never made it past the opening round, the action was non stop as both men hurt each other with hard shots. The Russian Akhmedov ended up winning the slugfest with a KO after he was hurt and staggered moments earlier.
The UFC has oficially announced that the organization has terminated the contract of lightweight fighter Reza Madadi.
It was announced on monday that due to Madadi's conviction in a Swedish court for burglary he is cut from the UFC due to violating the UFC fighter code of conduct. Madadi was found guilty in a Swedish court for breaking into a designer hand bag store and was given an 18 month long jail sentence.
In his stint in the UFC, Madadi went 2 1 with victories over Michael Johnson and Yoislandy Izquierdo.
Its been a tough week for the UFC On Fox Sports One 1 event. Three "Buy Cheap Jintropin Online" fighters due to fight on the Boston card have been forced to pull out of their bouts due to injuries.
Today it was reported that Brazilian welterweight Thiago Alves suffered an injury during training camp and that he would longer be able to fight Matt "The Immortal" Brown (19 11) on August 17th. Replacing Alves against Brown will be Mike "Quicksand" Pyle (25 8 1).
Another main card fight between middleweights Uriah Hall (8 3) and Nick Ring also had to be changed due to Ring getting injured. Hall will now face off against fellow TUF 17 cast member Josh Samman (10 3).