– According to MMA Fanhouse, Josh Barnett will be making his pro wrestling return in Japan for the Inoki Genome Federation on August 9th. Barnett recently failed a steroid test to get licensed for the state of California, which was part of the reason that Affliction Trilogy was cancelled and eventually shut down. Barnett is currently waiting on the test results for his “B-Sample”.
– Dana White, the Fertitta brothers and of course the UFC get an in-depth look from CNBC when they examine ‘Ultimate Fighting — The Biggest Brand in Brawling.’ Check out Ultimate Fighting: Fistful of Dollars when it premieres this Wednesday, July 29th at 10pm and again at 1am ET. Here’s a blurb for the show:
“CNBC goes inside the octagon with front man Dana White, the fighters and the billionaire backers who turned the league from a dying franchise into a global sensation.”