343 Search Results for gegard mousasi

Jun 19, 2015 6:57 am

White Defends Reebok — ‘Fighters just scared of change’

Since the UFC and Reebok announced their new sponsorship deal, many fighters have voiced their displeasure about it’s pay scale. UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo labelled the deal as ‘shit’, while top contenders such as Gegard Mousasi and Miesha Tate have stated that they stand to lose around 90% of their income because of it....

Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...

Jun 15, 2015 9:51 am

Saint Preux: ‘Loss to Bader Actually Helped Me Out’

In his octagon debut, Ovince Saint Preux was riding a wave of momentum very few other fighters could lay claim to. He had been one of the faces of Strikeforce in their dying days and before a tough decision loss to Gegard Mousasi, he possessed an eight fight win-streak. Saint Preux went 4-0 inside the...

Jun 8, 2015 4:16 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Hendo Back in the Mix, Rothwell Makes Moves

Another UFC event has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated accordingly. There are some odd changes this week, but everything seems to be in order for the stars of Fight Night 68. Dan Henderson made his way into the middleweight rankings. Previously unranked, Hendo took the thirteenth spot above Robert...

Jun 1, 2015 3:05 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Weidman Making Moves In P4P, Condit Stays Put

We are one week removed from Chris Weidman’s successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense at UFC 187 and he is still making moves in the rankings. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson got kicked out of spot number-two in favor of “The All American”, and Anderson Silva dropped two spots to number twelve. Donald Cerrone made an odd...

May 21, 2015 11:59 am

Despite Major Backlash, Dana White Insists Reebok Deal Best Thing For The UFC

Late in 2014, the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Reebok announced a partnership that would essentially forbid fighters from wearing other brands into the octagon. The idea was simple: Disperse the money Reebok gave the UFC amongst the fighters and they would not have to worry about scrumming sponsors together to make ends meet. Some fighters...

May 21, 2015 11:58 am

Tate: ‘I’m Losing 90%, UFC’s Reebok Deal Unfair To Women’

Perennial UFC title contender Miesha Tate is one of the first high-profile women to speak up about how the Reebok deal will be damaging her paychecks. Much like Gegard Mousasi and Brendan Schaub, “Cupcake” will be taking a major hit as well. “Honestly, I’m not that excited about the numbers,” Tate revealed. “I’m taking a...

May 19, 2015 10:18 am

Frankie Edgar Jumps into “Pound for Pound” List in Updated UFC Rankings

Frankie Edgar came out on top against Urijah Faber at “UFC Fight Night 66” and he made his return to the pound for pound rankings in the most recent edition of UFC’s official rankings! Despite being the most dominant athlete in the world, Ronda Rousey has moved down a spot in the “pound for pound”...

May 15, 2015 4:58 pm

“UFC Fight Night 66: Faber vs. Edgar” Full Results

“UFC Fight Night 66” takes place at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines! Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber are set fight in the main event and Mark Munoz will be making his last appearance in the octagon. The first fight of the day kicks off at 7:00 AM Eastern Time, so make sure...

May 15, 2015 4:38 am

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night 66: Faber vs. Edgar’ Edition

The fighters of “UFC Fight Night 66” took the scales this morning to make their bouts on Saturday official. Check out our gallery of the fighters squaring off before their fights! Hyun Gyu Lim (171) vs. Neil Magny (171) Mark Munoz (186) vs. Luke Barnatt (185) Gegard Mousasi (185) vs. Costas Philippou (186) Frankie Edgar...

May 14, 2015 2:08 am

“UFC Fight Night: Faber vs. Edgar” Open Workout Highlights

Check out the highlights and hear from Urijah Faber, Frankie Edgar, Mark Munoz, Gegard Mousasi, and Costas Philippou as they work out in front of fans in Manila. THIS IS NOT A DRILL! Ronda Rousey’s Intense Judo Workout — WATCH!

May 14, 2015 2:06 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC Fight Night 66 Edition

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will make its long-awaited debut in the Philippines this Saturday when “UFC Fight Night 66” takes place inside Pasay’s Mall of Asia Arena. The historic event is headlined by a key featherweight fight featuring former UFC lightweight champion Frankie “The Answer” Edgar (18-4-1 MMA) taking on former WEC featherweight title...

May 12, 2015 11:34 am

UFC Rankings Updated: How Far Did Mark Hunt Fall?

“UFC Fight Night 65” is in the books and we saw some shifts in the official UFC rankings. Stipe Miocic’s one-sided beating of Mark Hunt did not boost him up the rankings at all as he remained ranked #4 in the division. However, Hunt suffered a drop down to #6. Robert Whittaker, previously unranked, made...

May 11, 2015 5:35 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy Breakdown: Fight Night Manila Edition

‘Dan Hardy and John Gooden with Unibet take an in-depth look at UFC Fight Night Manila including Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber, Gegard Mousasi vs. Costas Philippou and Mark Munoz vs. Luke Barnatt.’ By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 THIS IS NOT A DRILL! Ronda Rousey’s Intense Judo Workout — WATCH!

Apr 29, 2015 9:04 am

New P4P King with “Bones” Out of UFC’s Official Rankings

It’s been a big couple of days in the world of mixed martial arts. Now that it is official Jon Jones is not only pulled from UFC 187 but also suspended and stripped of the title, UFC officials have released the newest rankings. The biggest change, of course, is the removal of Jon Jones from...

Mar 10, 2015 10:16 am

Munoz Books Retirement Fight In Philippines

Just one-week removed from his UFC 184 defeat, and Mark Munoz has already signed on to return. As expected, “The Filipino Wrecking Machine’ will take part in the upcoming UFC Fight Night 66 event, set for the Philippines. UFC Fight Night 66 goes down from the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines. Munoz has...

Feb 12, 2015 10:55 am

Romero vs. ‘Jacare’ Rebooked For UFC on FOX 15 Co-main Event

A key middleweight bout featuring Yoel Romero taking on ‘Jacare’ Souza has been re-booked and will now serve as the co-main event for April’s UFC on FOX 15 event. Ariel Helwani reported the news on Wednesday night’s edition of “UFC Tonight” on FOX Sports 1. Former Strikeforce middleweight title holder Ronaldo Souza is currently riding...

Jan 27, 2015 1:55 pm

Early Stoppage May Have Saved Hendo’s Eye

The Premature stoppage of last weekend’s Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi fight may have been the best thing for “Hendo”, after all. According to The Daily Telegraph’s Gareth Davies, the stoppage prevented further damage to Dan’s eye. Check it: I understand 'premature' stoppage of @danhendo at #UFCStockholm has arguably saved the vision in one of...

Jan 25, 2015 5:05 pm

Henderson Stoppage Gets Dana White’s Stamp Of Approval

There has been much talk regarding whether or not the stoppage from last night’s “UFC Fight Night Stockholm” co-main event was a good stoppage or bad stoppage. In the first round, Gegard Mousasi landed an overhand right that dropped Dan Henderson. Mousasi landed several quick blows and the ref stopped the fight, however Henderson was...