With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMAjunkie takes a look at the best submissions from February. Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMAjunkie’s “Submission of the Month” award for February 2015. 509 more words
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The UFC plans to stage 45 events in 2015, and during that time, hundreds of fighters will enter and exit the octagon.
While pre-fight hype is an enjoyable aspect of the sport, it’s ultimately the in-cage performances that speak most to fans. 702 more words
LOS ANGELES – Roan Carneiro made a major statement with his first fight in the UFC since being released by the promotion more than six years ago, choking Mark Munoz out cold with a rear-naked choke. 342 more words
It can be a tough thing, getting canned from your job. When you don’t believe you’ve done anything to warrant the firing, it’s even worse. 494 more words
A middleweight matchup between Roan Carneiro (19-9 MMA, 2-3 UFC), who returns to the octagon for the first time since 2008, and Mark Munoz (13-5 MMA, 8-5 UFC) has been booked for UFC 184. 252 more words
After winning the single-night BattleGrounds MMA welterweight tournament in October, veteran Roan Carneiro is apparently back in the UFC.
Carneiro (19-9 MMA, 2-3 UFC), who’s won seven of eight fights since his first UFC stint in 2008, recently announced the news and posted a photo of a signed contract (via… 347 more words
Welterweight MMA veteran Roan Carneiro will soon receive $14,900 check from the Oklahoma State Athletic Commission, one month after it withheld 30 percent of his $50,000 purse for showing up late to a pre-fight physical, OSAC Executive Director Joe Miller today told MMAjunkie. 380 more words