UFC title bout on free TV, BAMMA signs Marquardt, Lashley out
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---Exiled ex-UFC fighter Nate Marquardt has signed a multi-fight deal with UK-based MMA promotion BAMMA.
--Urijah Faber vs. Brian Bowles has been booked for UFC 139 in Nov. I assume the winner of that fight will get the next bantamweight title shot. Also on the card, "Filthy" Tom Lawlor vs. Chris Weidman.
--UFC on Versus 6 just got a heck of a lot bigger. The UFC announced bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will defend his title against Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson---on free TV. MMA fans are in for a treat.
--Four more fights added to Nov. 5's UFC 138, taking place in the UK.
--TUF 13 finalist Stripper Ramsey returns at UFC 137 on Oct. 29.
--Carlo Prater meets Cameron Dollar in the main event of Legacy Fighting Championship 7, airing tonight from Houston on HDNet.. Plus Daniel Pineda defends the Featherweight Title against Frank Gomez.
--Check out our newest MMA newsletter featuring information on Alistair Overeem's future, Bellator, Rocktagon, and more!
--Let's just say the Calgary Athletic Commission will be under fire for a few weeks, based on their Kim Couture decision--or lack thereof.
--Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champ Feijao thinks he's one win away from a title shot, even though he just lost his title. Then again, the 205lb division in Strikeforce is thin...
--Bobby Lashley scratched from the Titan Fighting card on HDNet, due to personal reasons.
--UFC fighters talk Voelker vs Bowling III.