613 Search Results for kickboxing

Apr 24, 2015 3:02 pm

LOL! — D.C. Pokes At Khabib — ‘We’ve created a trash talking MONSTER!’

American Kickboxing Academy’s Khabib Nurmagomedov is a trash talking savant. His game takes no prisoners, and he manages to back up all the talk inside the cage. With BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage on scene, we got this candid back-and-forth between two UFC stars, as they breakdown the confident trash talk Khabib dishes out. Luke Rockhold...

Apr 22, 2015 9:30 am

Velasquez & AKA Respond Dana White Calling Their Gym ‘Stone Age’

American Kickboxing Academy hosts some of the world’s most dominant fighters and it is partially because of their coach Javier Mendez. UFC President Dana White accused AKA of operating under a “stone age” mentality where they work their fighters to the bone which causes fighters to pull out of their fights due to injuries. UFC...

Apr 21, 2015 2:27 pm

White: ‘You Can Blame Velasquez’s Injuries on Stone-Age AKA’

“Some of the camps are still in the stone ages and need to be brought up to date. AKA is one of those places. You’ve got Cain Velasquez, our heavyweight champion, who’s always hurt. Those guys go to war every day. He’s training for a fight and he’s going to war with Daniel Cormier every...

Apr 20, 2015 8:10 am

Bas Rutten ‘I Almost Fought Evander Holyfield’

  The MMA legend Bas Rutten recently spoke on Submission Radio and revealed that a pretty big super fight almost happened. Rutten says he was close to fighting boxer Evander Holyfield! “I was almost actually fighting Holyfield at one time. Evander Holyfield. Yeah, kickboxing match. But then they called me and they suddenly said ‘no...

Apr 17, 2015 9:17 am

Dana White Confirms Dec. 5 Booking Of Madison Square Garden

“We have a date. You know we’re going to have a lot of New Yorkers fighting on the New York card. We do that in every market we go in. Plus, the first ever at the Garden, I mean, some of these guys’ dreams are to fight at the Garden.” Even though kickboxing and boxing...

Apr 14, 2015 9:50 am

Baroni/Schilling to take place in GLORY or MMA Match? Why Not Both?

Joe Schilling and Phil Baroni are verbally sparring on Twitter, but a fight has yet to materialize from their heated rivalry. If they want to settle it by fighting, GLORY is offering a platform for them to battle and with some interesting rules, too. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter: MMAJonny Jon Kirschner spoke with GLORY...

Apr 8, 2015 12:16 pm

Watch the Comeback of Mirko Cro Cop Unfold

Mirko Cro Cop’s first stint in the octagon didn’t go too well. After suffering a devastating loss to Roy Nelson in 2011, he traveled the circuit and competed in kickboxing, MMA and pro wrestling matches. Years after his disappearance, Cro Cop is back and ready to avenge his loss to Gabriel Gonzaga. Urijah Faber Drops...

Apr 3, 2015 10:27 am

“NOBODY SHOULD DOUBT BETHE CORREIA”

“The first thing we established was that she can’t make the same mistakes the previous challengers made, which is going straight at Ronda or letting her close the distance. We are working very hard on that. Her camp hasn’t begun yet, but she’s already training with that mindset. Bethe trains boxing, jiu-jitsu, kickboxing and takedown...

Mar 27, 2015 6:04 pm

Paul Daley: My Fight with Douglas Lima Will Happen – EXCLUSIVE

Paul Daley sat down with BJPENN.COM’s Jon Kirschner and shared his thoughts on his time in Bellator so far and when he will square off with welterweight champion Douglas Lima. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter: MMAJonny After making the rounds of smaller organizations around the world, Paul Daley has found a new home in Bellator....

Mar 27, 2015 12:06 pm

Working Out With Arianny Celeste

A video posted by AriannyCeleste UFC® (@ariannyceleste) on Mar 27, 2015 at 11:48am PDT UFC Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste stays with with this kickboxing workout.

Mar 27, 2015 2:56 am

GLORY CEO Jon Franklin: We’d Love To Work With Paul Daley- EXCLUSIVE

In an exclusive interview with BJPENN.COM, GLORY CEO Jon Franklin expressed great interest in signing powerhouse Paul Daley to his organization. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter: MMAJonny When Paul Daley punched his way out of the octagon at UFC 113, fans could not wait to see which mixed martial arts organization he would land in....

Mar 27, 2015 2:21 am

Bill Goldberg Hosts “Top 10 Knockouts: Glory” Tonight

Former WCW and WWE Superstar Bill Goldberg is set to host “Top 10 Knockouts: GLORY Kickboxing” tonight on SPIKE TV, immediately following Bellator 135. As expected, the show will countdown the ten most devastating knockouts to take place in GLORY and it will lead to a preview of “GLORY 20: Dubai”. Check out the video...

Mar 25, 2015 12:17 pm

Felice On VanZant Scrap — ‘I beat her anywhere the fight goes’

“I think the only thing predictable about me is that I can beat her anywhere the fight goes. I know I’m a better striker than her, I know I’m a better wrestler than her, I know I’m better on the ground than her, I know I’m physically stronger than her, I know I have more experience...

Mar 24, 2015 2:23 pm

GLORY CEO: “We’d Love to Have Bill Goldberg in the Ring” – EXCLUSIVE

In an exclusive interview with BJPENN.COM, GLORY CEO Jon Franklin talked about the details of Bill Goldberg’s new partnership with GLORY. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter: MMAJonny Rumors have been floating around that Goldberg would be donning a pair kickboxing gloves once he tweeted GLORY about fighting for them in February. When asked about it,...

Mar 16, 2015 3:12 pm

Khabib: Ronda Rousey Can Beat “Cowboy” Cerrone

“Yesterday I read he say, he better than Ronda Rousey grappling-wise. But I think Ronda Rousey can beat Cowboy because Cowboy’s wrestling definitely is zero. Maybe she take him down 10 times and he’s done. But yesterday I read this. He say, ‘I grapple with Ronda Rousey.’ I think maybe seven or 10 times she...

Feb 25, 2015 3:02 pm

California Says Weight Cutting At Forefront of MMA’s Problems

There has recently been much talk regarding the dangers of weight cutting. With fighters cutting absurd amounts of weight to fight at lower weight classes, the dangers of weight cutting are being discussed more and more. At UFC 183 alone, John Lineker missed weight by 4 pounds, marking the fourth time he’s missed weight in...

Feb 23, 2015 9:58 am

Sam Alvey ‘A Little Surprised’ He KO’d Cezar Ferreira So Quick

Last night on the main card of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre”, Sam Alvey landed a brutal left hook that crushed Cezar Ferreira (See that HERE). Following the bout, he spoke backstage to discuss the win, as well as how his training for this camp paid off. “I knew he was going to kick me,...

Feb 11, 2015 10:31 am

Joe Rogan: ‘There’s a steroid epidemic in the UFC’

“The UFC and MMA in general is a steroid epidemic.They’ve started this really stringent testing, and everybody is getting popped. They’re just getting popped left and right. It’s one of the things fighters have been saying for a long time, that everyone is on steroids, or a huge percentage. The number (is) 50, 60 (percent),...

Feb 10, 2015 10:31 am

Velasquez, Cormier Back In Training

Two of American Kickboxing Academy’s staples, Cain Velasquez and Daniel Cormier have returned to training. Cormier, no doubt, was taking some much-needed time off following his decision loss to Jon Jones, and Velasquez was out with injury. Check it: The boys are back #TeamAKA @cainmma @dc_mma http://t.co/4bHwDGjiz5 — Luke Rockhold (@LukeRockhold) February 9, 2015 The...

Feb 6, 2015 5:55 pm

‘Glory 19: Verhoeven vs. Zimmerman’ Live Results Thread

Tonight, from the Hampton Coliseum, in Hampton, VA., Glory 19 kicks off a an exciting night of kickboxing action on SPIKE TV. Glory 19 features a heavyweight headliner between Rico Verhoeven and Errol Zimmerman Fight fans who can’t make tonight’s event are encouraged to follow along with the results in this thread. Full Glory 19 Results:...