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  1. Is Nick Diaz in Georges St-Pierre's head?

    Josh Gross

    Georges St-Pierre swears he isn't angered by Nick Diaz, yet his body language and promoter tell a different tale. "Georges is being weird right now," UFC president Dana White said Thursday. "Georges isn't close to being Georges. "There's no dou...

    Blog | March 15, 2013
  2. Silva-Bonnar a promoter's worst nightmare

    Josh Gross

    Eleven months ago, Dana White had it oh so easy. The two best heavyweights in mixed martial arts, one loss between them, vying for a belt during UFC's network television debut? The worst salesman could have sold Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santo...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  3. Assessing risk/reward of UFC 153, beyond

    Josh Gross

    Putting on fights people want to see sounds easy enough. Mostly because Zuffa has done its job so well as a promoter of mixed martial arts the past decade that the concept of the fight game as a risky proposition (i.e., gamble) was basically forgotte...

    Blog | September 13, 2012
  4. UFC on Fox 3: Move over, Nick Diaz: Here comes brother Nate

    Josh Gross

    Josh Gross rates the performances of Invicta FC fighters.

    Story | Conversation | May 07, 2012
  5. Bellator 60: Can Bellator take stable to next level?

    Josh Gross

    Josh Gross rates the performances of Bellator 60 fighters.

    Story | Conversation | March 12, 2012
  6. Fedor Emelianenko to fight New Year's Eve in Japan

    Josh Gross

    Fedor Emelianenko is scheduled to fight in Japan for the first time in four years when he takes on 2008 Olympic gold medalist judoka Satoshi Ishii.

    Story | Conversation | December 12, 2011
  7. Ultimate Fighter finale 14 grades

    Josh Gross

    Josh Gross rates the performances of TUF 14 finale fighters.

    Story | Conversation | December 05, 2011
  8. Bellator 45/BAMMA 6/KSW 16: A mixed bag of grades

    Josh Gross

    Josh Gross rates the performances of Bellator 45/BAMMA 6/KSW 16 fighters.

    Story | Conversation | May 23, 2011
  9. Bellator 43/TPF 9: A mixed bag of grades

    Josh Gross

    Josh Gross rates the performances of Bellator 43/TPF 9 fighters.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2011
  10. Strikeforce champion Nick Diaz agrees to box former titleholder J...

    Josh Gross

    Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz and former IBF super-middleweight champion Jeff Lacy have agreements in place to box this fall, representatives for both fighters confirmed Friday.

    Story | Conversation | May 06, 2011
  11. MMA to return to Japan with eight-man bantamweight tournament

    Josh Gross

    Japan's first major mixed martial arts card of 2011 will take place on May 29 in Saitama.

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2011
  12. UFC parent company Zuffa buys rival MMA promoter Strikeforce

    Josh Gross

    Zuffa Inc., the parent company of the UFC, has purchased rival mixed martial arts promoter Strikeforce, though it will continue to operate as seperate entities.

    Story | Conversation | March 12, 2011
  13. Fedor Emelianenko plans to keep fighting despite recent defeats

    Josh Gross

    Fedor Emelianenko's storied mixed martial arts career will not come to an end following Saturday's technical knockout loss to Antonio Silva.

    Story | Conversation | February 15, 2011
  14. Todd Duffee, Alistair Overeem agree to New Year's Eve fight at 'D...

    Josh Gross

    Todd Duffee verbally accepted a late-notice fight against Alistair Overeem for Dec. 31 in Saitama, Japan, as part of "Dynamite!! 2010," sources close to the fighter and promoter confirmed to on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | December 23, 2010