1266 Search Results for Urijah Faber

Mar 5, 2012 9:13 am

Urijah Faber Video | Ultimate Fighter Live Blog 1

Ultimate Fighter Live coach Urijah Faber blogs about his upcoming coaching gig which starts filming this week. The Ultimate Fighter Live debut is set to air this Friday. Read More: The Ultimate Fighter, Urijah Faber (News), Dominick Cruz (News)

Feb 21, 2012 1:49 pm

Dominick Cruz | Urijah Faber Has No Clue How To Beat My Style

“At the end of the show, I get to fight Faber and you know, I’ll always fight him better than he’ll fight me. As much as he wants to talk about being the more dangerous fighter, this and that — the dude was on his heels the entire fight. He didn’t wanna come forward. He...

Sep 17, 2016 11:36 am

TJ Dillashaw: “I don’t even want to beat Urijah up. It’s not worth my time. “

The bantamweight division has been in a state of unrest since Dominick Cruz reclaimed the title over TJ Dillashaw back in January. With the emergence of contenders like Cody Garbrandt, the idea of who gets the next title shot becomes even murkier. Former champion TJ Dillashaw discussed the landscape of the 135 pound division, and...

Jun 5, 2016 10:52 am

Pros react to Cruz’s impressive victory over Faber

Dominick Cruz scored an impressive unanimous decision victory over bitter rival Urijah Faber in the co-main event of yesterday’s UFC 199 fight card in Los Angeles. Cruz was able to utilize his excellent footwork and head movement to frustrate Faber for the majority of the fight. “The Dominator” dropped Urijah in the bouts second-round but...

Feb 25, 2016 7:02 pm

Faber: Dana was ‘pushing’ for me to get the McGregor fight, but Conor opted for Diaz

When news broke that UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos had suffered an injury and was forced to pull out of his UFC 196 main event fight with Conor McGregor, many fighters decided to throw their name in the hat for the short-notice fight. Former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber was one of those fighters. Unfortunately...

Jan 26, 2016 8:14 am

Dillashaw: Why does Faber deserve a title shot?

Earlier this month in Boston Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship in just his 2nd fight in 4 years. Despite the lengthy layoff, Cruz put on a spectacular performance that saw him pick up a split decision win over TJ Dillashaw. Many believed that the decision was a controversial one, and that Dillashaw should...

Jan 23, 2016 9:41 am

WATCH! Faber talks rubber match with Dominick Cruz

Earlier this month at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship as he defeated TJ Dillashaw via split decision. Following the bout, Cruz found himself being called out by his nemesis, Urijah Faber, who also revealed that he and Cruz have been talking trash via text message off and on over...

Jan 21, 2016 8:11 am

WATCH! Cruz responds to “stupid” Faber’s callout

After his ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ win over TJ Dillashaw this past Sunday, where Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship, he found himself being called out by none other than his nemesis Urijah Faber. Some expected Faber to fight Dillashaw in order to settle their grudge match, with the winner fighting Cruz for the...

Jan 20, 2016 8:20 am

Ludwig slams Faber: he doesn’t even deserve a top 5 guy

Since Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship on Sunday night in Boston there has been much speculation as to who he would defend his title against first. While many felt that the fight with Dillashaw was close enough to warrant an immediate rematch, Urijah Faber played the role of the opportunist and called out...

Jan 19, 2016 1:45 pm

Duane Ludwig: I’ve done a lot more for Dillashaw than Faber

Former champ TJ Dillashaw lost his title over the weekend, but the 25 minutes in the octagon may of been the most ‘drama free’ time for Dillashaw will be having these days. Duane Ludwig seems to be going on the defensive and letting everyone know that he is the reason where Dillashaw is at in...

Jan 19, 2016 12:09 pm

Faber and Cruz have been talking trash via text messages for years

Urijah Faber has been jockeying for a trilogy fight with Dominick Cruz since ‘The Dominator’ reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship from TJ Dillashaw this past Sunday in Boston. Following the bout, Faber spoke to media members to discuss a potential trilogy fight with Cruz, where he revealed that the pair have been exchanging heated words...

Jan 19, 2016 7:49 am

WATCH! Faber calls out newly crowned champion Dominick Cruz

Dominick Cruz hadn’t even been the newly crowned UFC bantamweight champion for more than an hour before he found himself being called out by nemesis Urijah Faber. While Faber sent Justin Buchholz to corner TJ Dillashaw in the fight in order to ensure his victory over Cruz so that Faber could be the one to...

Jan 15, 2016 6:12 pm

Faber sending TAM teammate to coach Dillashaw against Cruz

While Urijah Faber and TJ Dillashaw certainly aren’t on the best of terms following Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male, it’s extremely surprising that Faber is sending someone from Team Alpha Male to assist Dillashaw’s cornermen. Justin Buchholz will be in Dillashaw’s corner along with Duane Ludwig and several coaches from the Elevation Fight Team....

Dec 10, 2015 8:57 am

Faber opens up on issues with Dillashaw

The T.J. Dillashaw-Team Alpha Male fallout has been an extremely public one that has seen verbal shots fired from both sides since Dillashaw departed the team to train with Duane Ludwig and Elevation Fight Team in Colorado. Now, Urijah Faber has opened up a bit about how T.J. Dillashaw’s overaggressiveness may have contributed to some...

Nov 19, 2015 8:16 am

REPLAY! McGregor vs. Faber in TUF 22 Coaches Challenge

Last night on TUF 22 interim UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor competed against Urijah Faber in the coaches challenge. While McGregor has stated previously that he would defeat Faber in a fight inside the Octagon, he was unable to defeat Faber in the watermelon toss coaches challenge. See it above!

Nov 6, 2015 8:29 am

Faber: VanZant believes she’s ready for Jedrzejczyk fight

Paige VanZant has been on a tear since entering the UFC. The 21 year old has gone 3-0 inside the Octagon to build an impressive 6-1 professional MMA record. While ’12 Gauge’ may be gearing up for the biggest test of her career next month when she fights Rose Namajunas on December 10th, in her...

Oct 20, 2015 10:17 pm

TAM Coach: UFC won’t miss out on Dillashaw vs. Faber opportunity

After it was announced that UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw would be leaving Team Alpha Male to train at Elevation Fight Team in Colorado the door opened for a potential fight between Dillashaw and longtime mentor Urijah Faber. Fabio Prado, who is the head Jiu-Jitsu coach at Team Alpha Male where Dillashaw used to train,...

Oct 19, 2015 12:10 pm

Team Alpha Male BJJ coach sees Dillashaw and Faber fight happening

Fabio “Pateta” Prado, Team Alpha Male’s jiu-jitsu coach spoke with Sherdog on the recent split between UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and Team Alpha Male. “Dillashaw left because a new team in Colorado offered him a good salary to train there and be part of the team,” Prado told Sherdog. “I understand his point and...

Oct 16, 2015 8:47 am

Faber: “It sounds like TJ’s trying to play the victim”

It has been a rough couple of weeks for former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber. First off, “The California Kid” had to deal with the drama caused from his breakup with former Team Alpha Male coach Duane Ludwig. Shortly after that, Faber was informed by now-former teammate, T.J. Dillashaw, that the current UFC bantamweight champion would be taking his talents...

Oct 14, 2015 12:48 pm

Faber: ‘Mendes Had A Broken Foot Going Into McGregor Fight’

Does anyone else think Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor need to fight again? The fight was exciting while it lasted sure, but you can’t argue the fact that Mendes went in there with hardly any preparation or time to get in fight shape. So what would it hurt? If McGregor loses to Aldo then have...