MMA Headlines May 8 – Mitrione vs. Broughton Set for Aug. 4

Fight Network Staff / May 9, 2012 - 8:16pm

Headlines making news around the mixed martial arts world…

-UFC on FOX 4 adds Matt Mitrione vs. Rob Broughton, Oli Thompson vs. Phil De Fries (Credit: MMAJUnkie.com)

-Siyar Bahadurzada replaces injured Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Thiago Alves at UFC 149 (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

-Urijah Faber to fight for interim title at UFC 148; Dominick Cruz to remain as coach on TUF: Live (Credit: MMAFighting.com)

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-‘Titan Fighting 22: Johnson vs. Branch’ maid card set with six HDNet bouts (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

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-Athletic Commissioner Act introduced to British Columbia legislature (Credit: TopMMANews.com)

-Retired UFC vet Chris Lytle falls short in Indiana Senate run (Credit: Sports.Yahoo.com)

-Papy Abedi replaces Rich Attonito in welterweight bout vs. Ricky Story at UFC on FX 4 on June 22 (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

-John Dodson sidelined 6 to 7 weeks with broken hand (Credit: MMAWeekly.com)

-UFC on FOX 3 averages 2.4 million viewers on May 5 on FOX (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

-UFC on FOX 3 preliminary card draws 86,000 viewers on FUEL TV (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

-Report: Eddie Alvarez to sign with UFC within a week (Credit: MiddleEasy.com)

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