4738 Search Results for ufc heavyweight

Jun 15, 2015 8:37 am

Werdum Reveals the Origin Behind His “Werdum Face”

Fabricio Werdum may go down as one of the best heavyweights to ever step foot in the octagon, but he could also be one of the most entertaining as well. During press conferences and media appearances leading up to his fights, Werdum always finds the perfect moment to sneak in his patented “Werdum Face” to...

Jun 14, 2015 12:00 pm

Sonnen: ‘I’d Have Slapped The Mic Out of Rogan’s Hand & Headbutted Him’

After the conclusion of “UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum”, commentator Joe Rogan interviewed the winner and loser of the main-event, as per usual. However, the translator was not in the octagon and Rogan asked Werdum and Velasquez to both translate their answers for the viewers at home and the Spanish-speaking audience in attendance. Chael Sonnen...

Jun 14, 2015 7:51 am

‘2 or 3 Months? I Prepared For this Fight for 2 Years!’

In February 2015, it was announced that Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum would be meeting at UFC 188 to unify their heavyweight championships in Mexico City, Mexico. While the fight was announced three months from the fight date, Werdum admits he has been preparing for this fight for almost two years. “I prepared for this...

Jun 12, 2015 11:30 am

‘Jacare’ Souza Says ‘It’s Unfair’ That Rockhold Got Title Shot

“I didn’t think it was fair. I thought Rockhold had to beat me or wait for my turn before he could fight for the title. That’s the reality, it could not have been another way. Unfortunately, what happened was different and we’ll have to do another fight.” “They have their policy and we must respect...

Jun 12, 2015 10:46 am

Cain Camp Promising Brutal Beating Following Werdum Trash Talk

“The last guy who said things about Cain was Junior [dos Santos], he said he hits soft. And he got beat up twice. So I think Fabricio would have been better off keeping quiet.” “I’ve known Fabricio, I’ve known him for years. When I see him I go over and shake his hand. I hadn’t...

Jun 11, 2015 1:03 pm

WATCH! Dos Santos In Mexico To See Who His ‘Next Target’ Is

Bom dia! #MexicoCity #UFC188 | | Good morning everyone I just arrived here in Mexico City and Saturday we’re gonna have the heavyweight championship and see who’s gonna be my next target. A video posted by Junior Cigano Dos Santos (@junior_cigano) on Jun 10, 2015 at 7:57am PDT Former UFC champ expects to fight the...

Jun 10, 2015 2:32 pm

D.C.: Werdum Really Pissed Off Cain, Now He’s In Big Trouble’

Daniel Cormier is afraid for Fabricio Werdum, very afraid. The new UFC light-heavyweight champion sent out a tweet saying that Werdum has really pissed Velasquez off. He didn’t give details about why the champ was so angry, but perhaps it has something to do with the comment he made about being more Mexican that Velasquez....

Jun 10, 2015 1:51 pm

ELEVATION! Werdum Planning On A Gassed Velasquez

“I expect a different win. I want to surprise the entire world one more time, especially the doubters. It won’t be easy, though. In a perfect world, I see him trying to take me down. I land a front kick to the body or his face, or I submit him quickly after he takes me...

Jun 10, 2015 6:46 am

Gustafsson: ‘You’re Only The Real Champ If You Beat Jones’

Alexander Gustafsson will be getting another crack at the UFC light-heavyweight title when he takes on new champion Daniel Cormier. Even if Gus does take out Cormier, he won’t consider himself the real champion. Of course we all know what happened to Jones by now. Car crash, ran from the scene, hid from the cops,...

Jun 10, 2015 6:09 am

Gustafsson Breaks Down Cormier Vs. Johnson

Check out ‘Unibet UFC Fighter’ Live: Alexander Gustafsson – The Comeback’. The UFC light-heavyweight talks about his road back, after suffering the KO to Anthony Johnson, and breaks down the fight between Johnson and Daniel Cormier. UFC 188’s Gilbert Melendez: “I still have a lot of fight in me”

Jun 9, 2015 1:41 pm

Tyson Griffin Announces WSOF Release, Hints At Retirement

MMA veteran Tyson Griffin has been released from the World Series of Fighting. The former UFC fighter announced the news on Twitter and said that the decision was actually his. Griffin is 2-6 in his last eight fights and is currently on a two fight losing streak, both of which took place in the WSOF....

Jun 9, 2015 12:11 pm

Ryan Bader: ‘Gustafsson doesn’t deserve title shot’

UFC light-heavyweight Ryan ‘Darth’ Bader is still feeling the pain of being passed over for a title shot. Bader campaigned hard for the next shot at the 205 title, against Daniel Cormier, but ultimately the UFC made the head-scratching decision to give it to Alexander Gustafsson, who got knocked out by Anthony Johnson in his...

Jun 9, 2015 9:29 am

Tito Ortiz Offers Video Evidence: ‘Here’s why Ronda is ducking Cyborg’

A video posted by titoortiz1999 (@titoortiz1999) on Jun 8, 2015 at 3:30pm PDT Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Tito “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” Ortiz thinks he has it all figured out. The “HBBB’s” experience is so thick and rich with history that all he needs is a 15-second training clip of Cris Cyborg to gain...

Jun 8, 2015 4:11 pm

FREE FIGHT! Fabricio Werdum Batters and Bloodies Roy Nelson (Full)

Hard-hitting heavyweights Fabricio Werdum and Roy Nelson throw haymakers at each other inside the Octagon at UFC 143. Werdum looks to become the undisputed heavyweight champion as he takes on current champ Cain Velasquez at UFC 188 in Mexico City. BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 8, 2015 2:55 pm

‘I’m A More Dangerous Opponent for Cormier than Gustafsson’

Ryan Bader has been campaigning for a shot at the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship which was recently claimed by Daniel Cormier. After Cormier defeated Anthony Johnson at UFC 187 in May, Bader confronted Cormier at the post fight press conference and took matters into his own hands. For the following weeks, Bader and Cormier proceeded...

Jun 8, 2015 11:11 am

Joe Rogan Ranks Cain Velasquez’s Most Dominant Fights

One of the most dominating fighters in UFC history, heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez has a thrilling archive of fight-ending knockouts. UFC announcer Joe Rogan dares to rank the best of the best in Ultimate 8. BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 8, 2015 8:05 am

Velasquez: ‘Werdum Isn’t the Real Champ, I’m Not Afraid of His Game’

Cain Velasquez has not stepped into the octagon since his last championship defense against Junior dos Santos at UFC 166 in October 2013. The heavyweight champion will make his long awaited return at UFC 188 this weekend when he clashes with interim champion Fabricio Werdum in Mexico City, Mexico. Werdum has barely shown any weaknesses...

Jun 8, 2015 8:00 am

Rockhold Calls Out Cormier and His Breakfast of Champions

It looks like the newly crowned UFC Light Heavyweight Champion is spoiling himself when it comes to breakfast! Luke Rockhold sat across from DC and called him out on his choice of food, but it beats Wheaties! Could Pepsi and Bacon be the new “Breakfast of Champions”? Look at this lush, Champing out. 2 Pepsi’s...

Jun 8, 2015 1:59 am

WATCH! Jon Jones’ Channels His Inner “Stone Cold” Steve Austin!

Jon Jones may be in some legal trouble, but UFC cannot erase what “Bones” has already done in the octagon! Jones’ most impressive all-around performance to date, persona included, was when he showed no mercy toward current UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier after their fight at UFC 182. Slap some “Stone Cold” Steve Austin...

Jun 7, 2015 4:11 pm

Rothwell Breaks Down How Joe Rogan Helped Elevate His Game

Ben Rothwell certainly put on a scary performance Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 68 when he dominated Matt Mitrione in just one round. Mitrione was on the path to the top of the heavyweight division, but Rothwell pushed him off by submitting him with a front choke. After the bout, Rothwell gave one of...

Jun 7, 2015 2:59 pm

Gustafsson: Cormier Has ‘Tons’ of Weaknesses I Will Exploit

Less than a month after Daniel Cormier dominated Anthony “Rumble” Johnson at UFC 187, his first challenger to his title has been announced. Alexander Gustafsson will step into the octagon with DC to once again attempt to retrieve UFC gold. In a recent interview with MMAViking, Gustafsson was asked if he saw any holes in...

Jun 7, 2015 11:11 am

Hendo Talks Retirement After 1st Round KO Win Over Boetsch

Dan Henderson may be 44 years old, but he still has the power he did when he was PRIDE champion eight years ago! Henderson walked into the octagon on Saturday evening as the underdog and left with his head and hands raised high in victory. He was able to knock fellow middleweight Tim Boetsch out...

Jun 6, 2015 7:45 am

DC On Gustafsson Title Shot: ‘All Logic Said It Was Going To Be Bader’

UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier just won the title and already has a challenger lined up, only it’s one he didn’t expect. Cormeir, like plenty of fans, expected to fight Ryan Bader simply because he was the only one that logically mad sense. Well, as we know, sometimes logic doesn’t get you a titles shot....

Jun 6, 2015 6:50 am

Rockhold, Velasquez And Cormier Phone Home

The boys of AKA are riding high right now. American Kickboxing Academy now currently has two UFC champions under its roof and a potential third coming up in the future. Cain Velasquez will defend his heavyweight title against Fabricio Werdum in Mexico City, Daniel Cormier just won the light-heavyweight strap by defeating Anthony Johnson and...

Jun 5, 2015 3:05 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘Fight Night New’ Orleans Edition

The fighters stepped onto the scale to make things official for UFC Fight Night: New Orleans. Unfortunately two of the fighters missed weight, one of those being lightweight Yancy Medeiros who has chosen to give up 20% of his purse instead of trying to cut the rest. The main event will be between scrappy middleweights...

Jun 5, 2015 12:37 am

WATCH: The Matchup – Ben Rothwell vs. Matt Mitrione

‘Dangerous heavyweight hitters Ben Rothwell and Matt Mitrione explain why each one will be victorious over the other inside the Octagon this weekend.’ -via UFC BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 5, 2015 12:35 am

Gustafsson On Title Shot: ‘I Didn’t Even See Myself In That Position’

Apparently, according to the UFC light-heavyweight himself, Alexander Gustafsson really didn’t expect to get a title shot for the same reason a lot of fans are pointing out. But, he got it and now it’s time to prepare. The challenger says he’s already seen a lot of holes in Daniel Cormier’s game that he can...

Jun 5, 2015 12:33 am

Bader Camp Calls Gustafsson vs. Cormier Booking A ”Learning Experience”

Ryan Bader (19-4 MMA) was booked to fight Daniel Cormier in the headlining bout of this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans. However, fate intervened and “DC” was called up to fight for the UFC’s vacant light heavyweight title against Anthony Johnson at May’s UFC 187 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas, a...

Jun 5, 2015 12:32 am

REPLAY! Cain Velasquez vs. Minotauro Nogueira (FULL)

‘As a young and hungry heavyweight, Cain Velasquez throws down with former heavyweight champion Minotauro Nogueira at UFC 110.’ via- UFC. WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 4, 2015 1:11 pm

Rampage Seeking Dismissal In Bellator Case

Current UFC light-heavyweight Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson is till going through some legal issues stemming from his re-signing with the UFC. Bellator, insists that Rampage was still under a valid contract when he signed with the UFC, thus filing for a breach in contract. Announced on UFC Tonight, Jackson’s lawyers have filed a motion to dismiss...