UFCThe Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts organization, recognized as the largest MMA promotion in the world. The UFC is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada and is owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC. This promotion is responsible for solidifying the sport's postion in the history-books.
UFC is currently undergoing a remarkable surge in popularity, along with greater mainstream media coverage. UFC programming can now be seen on FOX, FX, and FUEL TV in the United States, as well as in 35 other countries worldwide.
Fisher waiting for new opponent after Garcia is injured
Ten days before North Carolina's Spencer Fisher was set to return to the UFC, the Pat Miletich-trained lightweight, who is in Bettendorf, Iowa training for the May 27 card, is without an opponent after Colorado's Leonard Garcia was injured in training. An opponent has not been named, though several fighters are being considered, including Matt Wiman and KJ Noons.