MMA Headlines May 22 – Jones Apologizes for DUI

Fight Network Staff / May 22, 2012 - 9:13pm

Headlines making news around the mixed martial arts world…

-Jon Jones issues apology for DUI arrest to friends and family on Facebook (Credit: Examiner.com)

-NSAC grants Chael Sonnen therapeutic-use exemption for UFC 148 middleweight title bout vs. Anderson Silva (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

-Bob Sapp denies throwing fights, calls himself ‘a pioneer’ of MMA (Credit: MMAFighting.com)

-Rafael Dos Anjos replaces injured Paul Taylor in lightweight bout vs. Anthony Njokuani at UFC on FUEL TV 4 on July 11 (Credit: Tatame.com)

-Ramsey Nijem vs. C.J. Keith official for UFC on FX 4 (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

-NSAC issues one-year suspension to Nick Diaz and fined 30% of purse and bonus (Credit: UStream.TV)

-‘Strikeforce: Grand Prix Final’ draws season-best Showtime audience (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

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-Jared Hamman vs. Michael Kuiper added to UFC 150 on Aug. 11 in Denver, Co. (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

-Report: Josh Barnett will fight one more time in Strikeforce (Credit: MMAFighting.com)

-Claude Patrick vs. James Head set for UFC 149 on July 21 in Calgary, AB. (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

-Anderson Silva says he has no plans to change weight divisions in the UFC (Credit: Tatame.com)

-Dana White: UFC to start PED testing program to ‘save the sport’ (Credit: LATimes.com)

-‘Strikeforce: Grand Prix Final’ salaries: Josh Barnett, Gilbert Melendez lead $768K payroll (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

-Self-professed Vale Tudo champion, star, trainer Jamie Marcelo beaten at Jungle Fight 39 (Credit: Sherdog.com)

-Herb Dean announces as official for UFC 146’s Junior Dos Santos vs. Frank Mir main event (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)

-Daniel Cormier, Josh Barnett lead medical suspensions with 180 days after ‘Strikeforce Grand Prix Final’ (Credit: MMAJunkie.com)