265 Search Results for rivalry

Aug 22, 2015 2:36 pm

Is Tomorrow Night The Start Of MMA’s Next Big Rivalry?

UFC welterweight Dan ‘The Outlaw’ Hardy hasn’t fought in quite sometime due to a heart condition, but has been busy lending his knowledge of the fight game to fans. He’s don an excellent job as a commentator for the UFC and also as an analyst, breaking down fights. For this Sunday’s main event, between Max...

Jul 2, 2015 9:29 am

How Tea-Bagging Ignited The McGregor-Mendes Rivalry

Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor will fight at UFC 189 in about two weeks. So there can’t be that much bad blood between the two of them right? Wrong. It appears the war of the words started back in 2014. Mendes talked about the incident on yesterdays UFC 189 media conference call. “The short s—,...

May 26, 2015 2:57 pm

Lil Nog Says “Shogun” Rivalry Reignited On TUF Brazil Set

It seems like the current season of TUF Brazil has helped to reignite a long rivalry. Lil’ Nog, who is coaching alongside his brother and against Shogun Rua, talked to Globo Esporte about the experience. “It was great to be on TUF, my rivalry with Shogun has been reignited. This is a important fight for...

Apr 22, 2015 8:58 pm

Rivalry EXPLODES on FOX Set When “TUF” Team Owners Get Face to Face

The newest season of “The Ultimate Fighter” kicked off and it looks like we have an intense rivalry in our hands! American Top Team’s Dan Lambert thinks Glenn Robinson stole some of the top talent from around the world and brought them to his gym with money. Robinson denies any such rumors and fires back...

Apr 22, 2015 8:50 pm

REAL HATE! UFC’s New ‘TUF’ Beef Driven By Intense Founder Rivalry

The 21st edition “Ultimate Fighter” is a season like no other. Rather than recruiting some of the best unsigned fighters from across the country and choose teams one by one, it is Team Blackzilian vs. American Top Team. The first couple segments of the season premier concentrated on the rivalry between the two teams. Dan...

Nov 21, 2014 6:41 pm

Felice Herrig discusses bitter rivalry with Randa Markos

On this week’s episode of The Ultimate Fighter, Felice Herrig lost via keylock armbar to Randa Markos in the first round (See highlights HERE). The majority of the episode however, dealt with the bitter feud between Herrig and Markos. Whereas most feuds are settled after the bout, fellow Team Pettis fighter Carla Esparza called out...

Aug 25, 2014 2:56 pm

Gilbert Melendez On Pettis Rivalry: We Don’t Talk S***

Gilbert Melendez and Anthony Pettis just finished up the taping of TUF 20, which will crown the inaugural UFC women’s strawweight champion. Melendez spoke with MMAJunkie about the season of TUF saying: “I hope people aren’t too disappointed, but there’s not much interaction between us,” Melendez said. “We’re kind of guys who don’t talk too...

Jun 5, 2014 2:56 pm

Bendo: ‘No Rivalry, but my camp is undefeated against Team Jackson’

“There’s not much of a rivalry. Our gym against Greg Jackson’s gym, I think we’re like 7-0 against them. I’m 3-0, so we don’t really see it as a rivalry. Khabilov is tough. I have to go out there and get my hand raised.” Heading into his fourth bout against a Greg Jackson trained fighter,...

Jun 5, 2014 5:15 am

Faber Talks Nova Uniao: ‘We have a real rivalry now’

Video: Urijah Faber joins UFC Tonight Urijah Faber has faced off with two of Brazil’s best fighters in Jose Aldo and Renan Barao. With his Team Alpha Male guys always competing for the same space as the Brazilian team, the two have formed a healthy rivalry. Faber discussed, Faber on the rivalry with Nova Uniao: “We’ve...

Jan 10, 2014 10:42 am

VIDEO | Rousey Glad To Put Tate Rivalry Behind Her

UFC female bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey, closed out 2013 with a bang. Featured as a co-main event on the year’s biggest fight card, she successfully defended her title with her signature arm bar to close out her rivalry with Miesha Tate. Now Ronda looks forward to the 2014 season and up first on her hit...

Dec 27, 2013 9:34 am

Miesha Tate ‘Really Thankful For Rousey Rivalry

“Ronda said some things that really got under my skin. She plays the mental warfare game. I didn’t want to fight her because I love fighting; I wanted to fight her because I wanted to beat her up. The biggest thing for me is just remembering to be myself, be on an even keel, and...

Aug 7, 2013 9:45 am

Rampage says there’s always been a secret rivalry with Tito Ortiz

Former UFC light heavyweight champions Quinton “Rampage” Jackson (32-11 MMA) and Tito Ortiz (16-11-1 MMA) have been friends for over a decade.  They’ve been training partners, and at one time, they said they would never fight each other. Now, times have changed, and although they are still friends, they no longer train together and are...

Aug 21, 2015 3:15 pm

Dana White: ‘Rousey vs. Holm’ More Intriguing Than Tate 3

UFC president Dana White has come out and answered the question a lot of people have been wondering since early this morning. What happened to Miesha Tate? Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey went on ‘Good Morning America’ and announced that she will be fighting Holly Holm at UFC 195, which will take place on Jan. 2...

Aug 14, 2015 10:36 am

They’re Baaack! — More Story Time With BJ Penn And Matt Hughes

Back by popular demand, BJ Penn and Matt Hughes give us more candid back and forth banter about the duo’s historic rivalry while backstage at a UFC event. Their first video went viral, and BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage has done it again. The two former UFC champions, and thrice over opponents, share never before heard...

Aug 3, 2015 11:09 am

White: UFC 190 pay-per-view buys trending ahead of UFC 189

It looks like the lackluster card of “UFC 190” did not impact the pay-per-view buys at all as Dana White claims UFC 190 was trending ahead of UFC 189! Ronda Rousey took to the center of the octagon quick on Saturday night and clashed with fellow bantamweight Bethe Correia to decide the fait of her...

Aug 3, 2015 8:08 am

Ronda Rousey Blasts Cyborg: Drop the steroids and make weight

Ronda Rousey has quickly become one of the top stars in mixed martial arts today. Her thirty four second knockout of Bethe Correia at “UFC 190” on Saturday night caused diehard and casual fans of MMA to go into a frenzy, and we probably haven’t seen the best of her yet! Before Miesha Tate and...

Aug 2, 2015 12:30 pm

Jose Aldo Confirms Nova Uniao Threatened to Sue Chael Sonnen

Chael Sonnen’s ongoing rivalry with all things Brazil almost got escalated to a new level when Jose Aldo revealed his camp wanted to sue him. “The Baddest Man on the Planet” made claims on his podcast that Aldo had planned to sue him and the UFC for claims they made about his rib injury before...

Jul 31, 2015 12:11 am

UFC 190: The Exchange – Ronda Rousey

‘Ronda Rousey’s raw emotion comes out when she sits down with UFC correspondent Megan Olivi to talk about her upcoming title defense against Bethe Correia. The rivalry between them has grown to a personal level and Ronda is ready to settle it in the Octagon.’ ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

Jul 26, 2015 7:00 am

Bitter Enemies Turned Friends Reunite at ‘UFC on FOX 16’

It isn’t often that two men face each other four times throughout their careers, but former UFC heavyweight champions Andrei Arlovski and Tim Sylvia had a rivalry that justified it. Sylvia and Arlovski first squared off at UFC 51 when they clashed for the newly created UFC Interim Heavyweight Championship. Arlovski was able to put...

Jul 20, 2015 5:46 pm

“Cyborg” Interested in Super Fight with Miesha Tate

The rivalry between Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and the women of the UFC just got interesting. Miesha Tate has already expressed interest in a super fight with Invicta FC Featherweight Champion “Cyborg”. In order for this to happen, both ladies would have to meet in the middle for a catchweight bout at 140. “Cyborg” has always...

Jul 20, 2015 6:47 am

Go Behind the Scenes of ‘TUF: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’

Now that “The Ultimate Fighter: Blackzilians vs. American Top Team” is in the books, it’s time to film the next season! It was revealed during the TUF 21 Finale that the next season’s coaches would be none other than UFC Interim Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber. While the two will not be fighting...

Jul 19, 2015 5:18 pm

Rockhold to Weidman: ‘First I Take Your Town, Then Your Belt’

Now that his rivalry with Vitor Belfort has been settled, Chris Weidman is set to defend his UFC Middleweight Championship against Luke Rockhold in the near future. While the date and event have yet to be confirmed, Rockhold isn’t waiting any longer to get under the skin of the champion. Weidman has been sharing pictures...

Jul 19, 2015 2:00 am

Ronda Rousey Hits Instagram Heavy & Is Looking BUFF

Ronda Rousey is in the final week of her training camp for her fight with Bethe Correia. The two are set to square off and settle their heated rivalry next month at “UFC 190” on Correia’s home turf in Brazil. Rousey is looking amazing just weeks away from her fight and is doing some light...

Jul 17, 2015 9:23 am

Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting the fight’

“No, I don’t hate her. I just want to make money, to promote the fight. I dont like speaking bad things. Her style I respect, I dont hate her. I think everything’s professional… For sure, after the fight I can say hi, talk to her, I don’t have any problems with her. Sometimes if you...