Sunday Morning MMA: Sokoudjou Dropped, Bigfoot Fled, Cro Cop Disappoints


  • Mirko Cro Cop vs. Alistair Overeem New Year’s Eve match called off after Cro Cop refused to sign bout agreement, no reason given.
  • EliteXC heavyweight champion Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva thumbs his nose at the CSAC suspension, will fight Yoshihiro Nakao at Sengoku 7 on Jan. 4th.
  • Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou dropped from the UFC
  • It looks like Fedor is a little insecure about his current training regimen. Fedor Emelianenko cancelled his US Press Tour to concentrate on training for Andrei Arlovski after losing his first ever Sambo match.
  • Joe Lauzon expected to fight Hermes Franca at UFC Fight Night 7 on February 7, 2009.