MMA Link Club: Top Stories for Week of March 11th

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
March 18th, 2012

UFC Bantamweight Dominick Cruz

Once again we’ve gathered the best MMA news from the baddest websites on the ‘net so that 5thRound nation won’t miss a beat! Make sure to check out the links after the jump.

The second episode of “The Ultimate Fighter: Live” saw coaches Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber select their squads this past Friday night.

Team Cruz won the first live fight of the season in spectacular fashion as James Vick put Daron Cruickshank to sleep with a well-timed knee.

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Rashad Evans have begun talking about the importance of their pending title bout and Shaquille O’Neal accepted Jose Canseco’s challenge.

Enough talk, onto this past week’s top news:

Quinton Jackson gets slap happy [Fightline]

Natasha Wicks is back [CagePotato]

Brendan Schaub promises “Fight of the Night” [MMAMania]

Exclusive interview with Tom Watson [Lowkick]

Power Ranking Bellator’s champions [BleacherReport]

Rashad Evans exposes Jon Jones in tweet [MMAConvert]

Jon Jones believes Evans will solidify his legacy [Five Ounces of Pain]

Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonner talk over tea [MiddleEasy]

Rampage says the magic of T isn’t helping knees [Fight Opinion]

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