14 Search Results for gary goodridge

May 16, 2017 1:07 pm

VIDEO | Gary Goodridge survives brutal onslaught, defeats Russian Sumo wrestler

Back in the days of Pride Fighting Championship, spectacle fights between opponents with great size differences were rather common such as the 2003 fight between 5’9 lightweight Genki Sudo and Butterbean, which saw Sudo pick up the submission win. In the video seen above, we take it back to 2005 where MMA legend Gary Goodridge...

Jan 9, 2016 1:29 pm

Gary Goodridge opens up on horrors of living with brain trauma

As medical advances are made and more studies are conducted on fighters, the reality of brain damage sustained from repeated blows to the head is becoming scarier and scarier. While this problem certainly stretches across sports other than MMA and boxing, there’s no denying the damage fighters sustain during the course of their careers. In...

Jan 8, 2016 6:29 am

Clip of the Day: Gary Goodridge’s iconic crucifix KO

Gary Goodridge vs Paul Herrera at UFC 8 on February 16, 1996 in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 7, 2016 at 9:02pm PST Old school MMA fans will remember this iconic KO where Gary Goodridge rained down elbows from the crucifix position on Paul Herrera. The clip...

Oct 31, 2014 6:00 am

“The Day I Got Introduced To Pain”, A Gary Goodridge Exclusive

Miss the most recent BJPenn.com Radio show? No worries, check it out HERE. The show kicked off with an interview from MMA legend Gary “Big Daddy” Goodridge. Plenty of topics were touched on by Goodridge and the hosts, Anotn Skoro and Denny Hodge. Towards the end of the interview Goodridge reflected on three of the...

Oct 27, 2014 12:00 pm

BJPENN.com Radio With Gary Goodridge, Yancy Medeiros, Vik Grujic, & JT Torres

Live streaming video by Ustream This weeks show is brought to you by Prodigy Gear & All Hawaii Clothing. You can purchase some of the best gear out and show your support for one of the best Mixed Martial Artists of all time at www.bjpenn.com/shop. What are you waiting for, get over to the store...

Oct 11, 2016 4:44 pm

Report | MMA legend Don Frye hospitalized and not doing well

According to a report, mixed martials arts legend Don “The Predator” Frye is currently in a Los Angeles Hospital and not doing well. MMA.TV member “ocbadapple” took to the popular forum and reported the following news: “Apparently Don has been at Cedars Sinai for about a week and has had some issues , with among...

Sep 14, 2016 9:27 am

Matt Brown Hopes He Can “Speak in Near-Full Sentences” When Fighting Career is Done

Earlier this summer, on the main card of UFC 201, gritty welterweight Matt Brown was flattened by the brick-fisted Jake Ellenberger. It was the first knockout loss on Brown’s long record. On the heels of this loss, Brown made an appearance on MMA Junkie Radio to discuss his concerns about sustaining long-term brain damage. On...

Nov 11, 2013 1:07 pm

New Jersey Report Casts Dark Shadow Over Brain Trauma In MMA

In February of last year veteran MMA Fighter Gary Goodridge (pictured) came out to the media about his Dementia pugilistica (DP), a type of neurodegenerative disease or dementia that may affect amateur or professional boxers as well as athletes in other sports who suffer concussions. It was a shocker for MMA fans, fighters and analysts...

Jul 1, 2013 11:06 am

UFC Veteran Gilbert Yvel Announces Retirement

Veteran light-heavyweight mixed martial artist Gilbert Yvel (38-16-1) has announced his retirement from MMA after a 16 year career competing in organizations such as the UFC, PRIDE, K-1, Affliction, RINGS, M-1 Challenge, and Cage Rage. Yvel told groundandpound.de of his retirement after a series of fight postponements and cancellations, as well as a kidney issue....

Jan 8, 2016 7:43 am

WATCH! Karate master vs. Muay Thai fighter in bareknuckle fight

It’s an old school style vs. style matchup as we see this Karate master take on a Muay Thai fighter in a bareknuckle scrap! While the outcome of our last style vs. style video in which a Muay Thai fighter fought a Judoka surprised many, the outcome of this bout was a little less surprising.