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UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber Quick Results

Written on July 03, 2011 by Markham Mencken

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After Dominck Cruz retains his UFC Bantamweight championship belt against Urijah Faber, UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber is now in the books.

Last Saturday night, current Bantamweight champion – Dominick Cruz – was able to avenge his sole defeat over Urijah Faber at UFC 132. But despite earning a unanimous decision victory against the California Kid, the reigning king was not able to gain more fans from the audience crammed up at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Nevertheless, he thanked his supporters and haters all the same.

“All you fans out there, thank you so much for your support, and thank you so much if you didn’t because you’re helping me get stronger.”

See the complete UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber results after the jump.

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Dana White Talks About Nate Marquardt’s Release and More

Written on July 01, 2011 by Markham Mencken

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UFC President, Dana White, addressed Nate Marquart's release, the UFC 132 main event and many more with MMA H.E.A.T.'s Karyn Bryant.

MMA H.E.A.T.’s Karyn Bryant spoke with UFC President, Dana White, following UFC 132’s pre-fight press conference. He addressed Nate Marquardt’s release, and whether the promotion will start policies to govern TRT or Testosterone Replacement Therapy.

In addition to this, Karyn Bryant and Dana White go on to discuss the UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber main event, the possibility of a Master Division in UFC, and whether the promotion will pursue a television channel. See the whole interview at the video after the break.

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UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber Main Card Preview

Written on July 01, 2011 by Markham Mencken

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With Fighting Insider's preview for UFC 132 preliminary card done, it's time to settle your bets with the help with this main card follow-up.

Following Fighting Insider’s preview for the UFC 132 preliminary card, we are giving our betting aids for the tournament’s main card. Do you have the same bet and insights as ours?

Check out Fighting Insider’s UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber main card preview after the break.

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Carlos Condit, Calling for a Title Shot if He Wins Over Dong Hyung Kim

Written on June 30, 2011 by Lulu

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As he face Dong Hyun Kim at UFC 132 on Saturday in Las Vegas, Carlos Condit announced that if he wins over his opponent with an impressive performance he will request for a title shot.

After waiting patiently for a long period of time, Carlos Condit calls for a title shot. However, he will do this if he ever defeat Dong Hyun Kim with an impresive and dominant win at the UFC 132.

Condit, with a career stats of 26-5 will have to face Kim that have a career stats of 14-0-1 on the main card bout of UFC 132 that will be broadcast live on Spike TV on Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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Wanderlei Silva, Striking His Way Back to UFC

Written on June 30, 2011 by Lulu

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A video from MMAWeekly featuring Wanderlei Silva saying that he will never change his fighting style for anybody.

For his upcoming comeback at the UFC 132, Wanderlei Silva, known as one of the most dangerous striker in MMA’s history may become older but he will remain as dangerous as he are on his previous fights.

The ‘Axe Murderer’ plans to have an exciting fight against Chris Leben. He may train on his camp to work on his wrestling skills, but he will still take the fight face to face striking Leben with series of brutal punches until the fight ends.

See Wanderlei Silva’s interview at MMAWeekly.com after the break.

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UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber Preliminary Card Preview

Written on June 30, 2011 by Markham Mencken

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Before you place your bets for UFC 132, check out Fighting Insider's preview for the tournament's preliminary card.

Last June, MMA fans were spoiled with three UFC events. However, the promotion will pull the first truly stacked card of the summer with UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber.

Bantamweight champ, Dominick Cruz, will defend his UFC title belt for the first time against the only man who was able to beat him — Urijah Faber. The match-up is worth the pay-per-view, while the whole fight card is full of superstars and especially compelling match-ups.

That said, check out Fighting Insider’s UFC 132 preliminary card preview after the break.

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Urijah Faber Blogs About His UFC 132 Bout Versus Dominick Cruz

Written on June 28, 2011 by Markham Mencken

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With UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber fast approaching, Urijah Faber revels in the trash talk, as he blogs about his upcoming match against Dominick Cruz.

In the first bantamweight title match in the history of UFC, reigning king – Dominick Cruz – will defend his title against his bitter rival and the only man who defeated him — Urijah Faber.

Former WEC featherweight champion and now-UFC bantamweight top contender, Urijah Faber, was given a chance to blog at Yahoo! Sports. He discusses how he started as a boxing fan and grew up as a MMA enthusiast. He talks about his mindset and how he feels at bantamweight, as opposed to being in the featherweight division. Furthermore, he touches the well-known dislike between him and Dominick Cruz without mincing words. You can check out Urijah Faber’s blog post at Yahoo! Sports.

UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber will be one of the deepest fights in the promotion’s history. The tournament will air live via pay-per-view from Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, July 2, at 9:00 PM ET/ 6:00 PM PT.

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Erik Koch and Cub Swanson, to Meet at UFC 132

Written on April 06, 2011 by Markham Mencken

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Two more WEC standouts are making their way inside the Octagon, as Erik Koch and Cub Swanson meets at UFC 132.

UFC confirmed last Tuesday that UFC 132 will headline a bantamweight title fight between current champion, Dominick Cruz, and Urijah Faber. In addition to these, the promotion included two more former WEC standouts to the July 2 bout.

“Rising star Erik Koch, who took home Knockout of the Night at the stacked UFC 128 event, will take on Cub Swanson, who earned Fight Of The Night honors in his last outing.”

Erik Koch took home the Knockout of the Night award by taking down Raphael Assuncao. He is carrying a three-fight winning streak since his unanimous decision loss to Chad Mendes. Meanwhile, Cub Swanson will step inside the Octagon for the first time at UFC 132. His last appearance earned him a split decision win over Mackens Semerzier at WEC 52.

The UFC 132: Cruz vs Faber II will take place on July 2, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center.

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