Tag Archives: UFC 109

Several Fighters Cut Following UFC 109

Mark Coleman – Perhaps the most surprising cut.  His long term value to the company was minimal, but he did put in  a lot of years with the organization and perhaps deserved the Stephan Bonnar treatment.  Heck, Mustapha Al Turk … Continue reading

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UFC 109 Preview and Predictions

Randy Couture vs. Mark Coleman This fight is a historical match-up between two active UFC hall of famers.  Both fighters are well into their forties, but they are still active in the sport.  This is a fight that was set … Continue reading

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Joey Beltran In At UFC 109 Against Rolles Gracie

Earlier in the week MMA Planet reported that Jon Madsen would replace Mostapha Al Turk against Rolels Gracie, but now we can confirm that the replacement will be Joey Beltran. Joey “The Mexicutioner” Beltran is coming off of an impressive … Continue reading

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Jon Madsen Replaces Al Turk Against Rolles Gracie

It was reported by several outlets that Mostapha Al Turk was having visa problems ahead of his UFC 109 bout with UFC newcomer Rolles Gracie on Saturday. It appears that those problems have forced Al Turk to withdraw from his … Continue reading

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Melvin Guillard Speaks About Training With Greg Jackson

UFC Lightweight Fighter Melvin Guillard told Heavy.com… I’ve been through a lot in my career. I’ve had some ups and downs, but I use it to learn. I’ve made nearly every mistake I could make in the past, but I … Continue reading

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UFC 109: Relentless Official; Main Card Confirmed

The UFC has confirmed the February 6th UFC 109 event, which will be called “Relentless”.  The card will feature a match-up of UFC Hall of Famers Randy Couture and Mark Coleman.  The bout will be contested at light heavyweight (205 … Continue reading

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Josh Koscheck vs. Paul Thiago II Likely For UFC 109

When Josch Koscheck took on Paulo Thiago at UFC 95 on February 21st of this year no one expected much of a fight. Thiago was an unknown. Koscheck was coming off of a highlight reel KO of Yoshiyuki Yoshida that … Continue reading

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Randy Couture vs. Mark Coleman at UFC 109

It appears that a battle for the ages will take place at UFC 109. As 46 year old Randy Couture will battle 44-year old Mark Coleman. The bout has been verbally agreed to, but no bout agreements have been signed. … Continue reading

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Rumor: Matt Hughes vs. Renzo Gracie at UFC 109

Speculation began to swirl of the possibility of Renzo Gracie fighting in the UFC against Matt Hughes following Twitter posts by Lorenzo Fertita which seemed to suggest the possibility.   Those rumors took another step when Around The Octagon published a … Continue reading

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Rolles Gracie Signs With UFC, Set to Debut at UFC 109

Yesterday, MMA Planet posted a prospect list in which Rolles Gracie was listed as the top heavyweight prospect.  It looks like the UFC brass got a hold of that list.  MMAWeekly is reporting that Rolles Gracie has signed a multi-fight … Continue reading

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