916 Search Results for Gilbert Melendez

Jun 13, 2015 7:34 am

UFC 188 Embedded: Vlog Series ­- Episode 6

‘On episode 6 of UFC Embedded, guest fighters Andrei Arlvoski, Anthony Pettis, Junior Dos Santos and Rafael Dos Anjos talk about their time in the Mexico and the main event on tap. Fabricio Werdum’s team unwinds with a day at an amusement park. Then it’s back to business training and sweating in preparation for the...

Jun 13, 2015 7:18 am

Torres: ‘Fans Want Me To Fight For The Title, Not Penne’

“I know that me fighting Joanna is a fight fans would want to see more than Penne.” “Who I think is going to win is Joanna. I think Jessica Penne is a good fighter. I don’t know if I see Joanna TKOing Jessica like she did to Carla, because I think Carla’s striking is not...

Jun 13, 2015 7:11 am

UFC Will Return To Mexico Later This Year

The UFC is in Mexico for tonights UFC 188, marking the second trip there for the promotion, and already they have plans on returning later this year. The UFC announced that it will again put on an event in Mexico later this year in November. The event will be held in Monterrey on Nov. 21...

Jun 13, 2015 6:47 am

GOODNIGHT! Flying Triangle Puts Fighter To Sleep

Check out this fighter who lands a beautiful flying triangle choke. After landing some nice elbows and getting slammed his opponent finally goes to sleep. Gilbert Melendez Shows Poise In Most Awkward Interview Of All Time — MUST WATCH!


Jun 12, 2015 4:57 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 188’ Edition

  The ‘UFC 188’ weigh ins just went down and that means we have all those intense staredowns for your viewing pleasure. It’s champion vs. champion in Saturdays main event when Cain Velasquez takes on Fabricio Werdum for the unified UFC heavyweight title. Gilbert Melendez finally meets up with Eddie Alvarez in huge fight for...

Jun 12, 2015 4:35 pm

UFC 188 Weigh-In Results

‘UFC 188’ goes down tomorrow night and the fighters have all weighed in to make things official. The main event between Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will decide the unified heavyweight title of the world. In the co-main event two former champions from other promotions finally meet in a highly anticipated lightweight fight between Gilbert...

Jun 12, 2015 12:23 pm

Hall Pulled From Card Just 3 Days After Booking

It was just earlier this week that the UFC announced Uriah Hall would be filing in for Derek Brunson on short notice to fight Krzysztof Jotko at UFC Fight Night 69 on June 20, in Berlin. Now, it appears that is not the case. Officials from the UFC confirm that Hall will no longer be...

Jun 12, 2015 12:18 pm

Cain Velasquez: ‘I Don’t Need To Talk, I’ll Show Werdum What I Can Do’

UFC heavyweight champion of the world Cain Velasquez is ready to go to war against the interim champion Fabricio Werdum, this Saturday in Mexico City. The AKA fighter talked to our own Layzie The Savage about the fight itself and what threats his Brazilian opponent possess . Do I think [Fabricio Werdum] is the most dangerous...

Jun 12, 2015 12:10 pm

UFC 188 Embedded: Vlog Series ­- Episode 5

On Episode 5 of UFC 188 Embedded, main card fighters Tecia Torres and Charles Rosa craft the perfect social media post by the pool. Interested onlooker Junior Dos Santos, former UFC heavyweight champion, breaks down the weekend’s main event. Then UFC 188’s big names face off at media day, including heavyweight headliners Cain Velasquez and...

Jun 12, 2015 12:06 pm

UFC 188: Open Workout Highlights

At the open workouts in Mexico City, UFC correspondent Megan Olivi catches up with Cain Velasquez, Fabricio Werdum, Gilbert Melendez, and Kelvin Gastelum. Check out the highlights.

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 12, 2015 9:20 am

Rampage Gets Smoked In Drag Race – WATCH!

I can’t believe my wide body challenger SRT8 beat my challenger Hellcat SRT in a drag race! I’m gonna change my tires and get a rematch. The tires didn’t catch right my brother Loi drove the wide body. I’ll show the rematch 4 show! A video posted by Quinton Jackson (@rampage4real) on Jun 11, 2015...

Jun 12, 2015 9:07 am

Rousey Says Goodbye To Old Car, Leaves Special Message

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is saying goodbye to a good friend. Rousey made the news when she decided to put her old car up for sale on Ebay. Some lucky buyer dished out $20K for the car and will now own a piece of strange MMA history. The car is known for being the...

Jun 12, 2015 8:16 am

THUG LIFE! Fabricio Werdum Gives Velasquez ‘Troll Face’

THUG LIFE!! Hahahaha #UFC188 #ufcmexico2 #redot #mhp A video posted by Fabricio Werdum (@werdum) on Jun 11, 2015 at 3:30pm PDT UFC heavyweight interim champion Fabricio Werdum met face to face with his opponent, Cain Velasquez at media day yesterday and decided to make things slightly weird by making a strange face at the champ....

Jun 11, 2015 1:09 pm

Truth! Steven Seagal’s Self-Written Script Made Him Cry When He Read It

“Master” Seagal will go down in history as one of the most mysterious figures of our sport. While it’s clear that pioneers like Bruce Lee and Royce Gracie paved the way for modern day fighters, Steven Seagal still claims to have an impact on the sport. His track record speaks for itself; He has taught...

Jun 11, 2015 1:08 pm

UFC’s Leslie Smith Explains How Nate Diaz’s Kindness Fueled Her MMA Life

There are moments in a fighter’s career when everything clicks. It could be when they first step onto the mat, or when they make their professional debut. For UFC bantamweight Leslie Smith, her moment was especially memorable as it was veteran Nate Diaz that invited her onto the mat to train. “I had just moved...

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 11, 2015 11:51 am

Ring Card Girls Get Banned In Popular Fight Destination

A major promotion has banned ring card girls from the broadcast, more specifically they have banned ring card girls from wearing bikinis during the broadcast. Top boxing promotion in Russia,‘World of Boxing’, has decided to do away with bikinis in order to appease to those viewers and boxers with certain religious beliefs. Here’s what the...

Jun 11, 2015 11:30 am

Cejudo’s READY! Calls Out Entire Flyweight Division

“I’m ready for anybody. If it’s John Dodson, if it’s Demetrious Johnson, if it’s Joseph Benavidez, I’m ready for whichever one, whoever wants a piece of me.” “I think they know I’m an elite athlete, I’m not your average flyweight. I’m a really strong flyweight, I’ve got strong hands, if they want to take their...

Jun 11, 2015 11:26 am

Kimbo And Shamrock For PED Regulation, Not Ban

Shamrock: “The best way that I could describe this is like putting gas into a race car that’s regular gas,” Shamrock said. “It’s not gonna perform to its maximum level, because of all the pressure you’re putting on the engine and pistons, the carburetor and the gas lines and everything that goes into making that...

Jun 11, 2015 11:04 am

Werdum: ‘Luke Rockhold is a nobody’

“I went to breakfast this morning and I ran into Cain Velasquez. I went over to say hello to Cain Velasquez and he said, ‘I’m not going to say hello.’ I asked, ‘Why?’ He said, ‘Because you bad-mouthed me.’ I’m sure that Cain Velasquez wanted to say ‘Hi,’ but someone told him something. I think...

Jun 11, 2015 10:55 am

Weidman Talks Country, Sports Cut Off Shorts & Shoots Guns In The Carolinas

This is how we do it. @wonderboymma @tonythompsonpb @hriewe12 @raythompson A video posted by Chris Weidman (@chrisweidmanufc) on Jun 11, 2015 at 7:38am PDT UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman puts on his best Southern persona while In The Carolinas with fellow UFC scrapper Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson. Could the champ get a long in the south?...

Jun 11, 2015 10:51 am

WATCH! UFC 188: ‘Velasquez vs. Werdum’ EA Simulation

There can be only one! EA SPORTS UFC’s sim engine takes on the Heavyweight Title Bout, Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum, at UFC 188. Agree with the outcome? Gilbert Melendez Shows Poise In Most Awkward Interview Of All Time — MUST WATCH!

Jun 11, 2015 10:43 am

Werdum: ‘Cain’s Knee Surgery More Strategy Than Injury’

“I’m sure Cain had an injured knee. No doubt about it. But, it wasn’t a surgery that needed to be done right away. It was minimal, very simple. Easy. I think that it was part of his strategy, because he knew that I had the will to win and that I was going to win....