614 Search Results for ufc 139

Aug 12, 2015 8:22 am

Diego Sanchez Finds Inspiration In Strange Place

“All in all, the real truth, when I saw Conor McGregor drop down to 145, the guy is my size, he’s not bigger. Straight up. He is my size if not bigger. And I was like, ‘Whoa, look at this guy, he has a huge size advantage going into all of his fights.’ He has...

Aug 11, 2015 6:52 am

REEM: ‘JDS Fight Is Coming’

“That’s what I’m working for very hard every day, one more win and I will fight for the title. (Fabricio) Werdum has that title right now. He made an excellent resurgence, he’s a completely different fighter. I have to say I’m also a completely better fighter since we last fought, so I’m close. One more...

Aug 9, 2015 1:38 pm

Jucao And Mitrione Throwdown On Twitter

Roan “Jucao” Carneiro made a thunderous return to the octagon when he choked Mark Munoz out in less than two minutes! While his sights are set on Gegard Mousasi in Japan, he has taken time out of his training to beef with Matt Mitrione on Twitter! Matt “Meathead” Mitrione’s impressive three fight win streak was...

Aug 9, 2015 12:16 pm

Chad Mendes: I win that fight every single time with a full camp

After Jose Aldo was forced to pull out of his fight with Conor McGregor at “UFC 189”, Chad Mendes stepped in to save the card and fight “The Notorious” for the vacant UFC Interim Featherweight Championship. Mendes took the fight on less than two weeks notice, and he believes that if he was given a...

Aug 7, 2015 8:37 am

REEM: Fedor Refused To Fight Me Twice

  “Let’s see what he’s gonna do. He’s now a free agent. He might go to the UFC, he might go to Bellator. Right now, I fight in the UFC. The UFC has a very strict policy of not allowing their fighters to fight in other promotions. And even… whoever they said I have to...

Aug 7, 2015 1:21 am

John Dodson Randomly Drug Tested For Title Fight

UFC flyweight John Dodson is preparing to take on the champion, Demetrious Johnson, at UFC 191 and it looks like he just received a visit from a random drug tester. Dodson took to social media, much like Johnson did, and announced that he was randomly drug tested. However, there was a problem. Dodson said in...

Aug 3, 2015 2:43 pm

Several MMA fighters call for lifetime ban of Rousimar Palhares

Despite successfully defending his World Series of Fighting Welterweight Championship for the first time, Rousimar Palhares’ stock plummeted overnight due to the controversy surrounding the win. Palhares forced Shields to submit in the third round of the main-event of Saturday’s “WSOF 22” and once again held the submission past the tap. Fighters and fans alike...

Jul 30, 2015 2:01 pm

Dodson: ‘Jon Jones Is More Miley Cyrus, Less Hannah Montana’

  “He just wasn’t the perfect angel that everyone thought he was to be. You guys keep on thinking that he’s supposed to be like Hannah Montana, but really he was Miley Cyrus.” UFC flyweight John Dodson talked to the media in LA on Wednesday and his teammate, Jon Jones, of course came up in...

Jul 29, 2015 10:28 am

Dominick Cruz: ‘I Could Be Duane Ludwig’s Coach’

The talking has started and seems to only be getting more and more volatile between current UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former champ Dominick Cruz. Cruz went on The MMA Hour and completely unloaded on Dillashaw’s striking coach Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig. Check it out! “Duane Ludwig is the same guy who told (Joseph) Benavidez,...

Jul 28, 2015 7:35 am

Cruz: ‘Dillashaw’s A Wannabe, I’m The Best In The World’

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has been in the media a lot since this past Saturday’s UFC on FOX 16. TJ Dillashaw put on a dominating performance and finished former champ Renan Barao, again. Since then fans and media have begun talking about a fight between Cruz and Dillashaw, pointing to a scrap between...

Jul 28, 2015 6:42 am

‘Big’ John McCarthy Responds To Wanderlei Silva’s ‘Fixed Fights’ Comment

Last week MMA legend Wanderlei Silva came forward with some pretty serious allegations about the UFC. Silva went on Facebook and smashed the UFC for firing longtime cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran. While doing that he also stated that the UFC has fixed fights before and he has the proof. Of course, he didn’t go into...

Jul 27, 2015 7:44 am

GSP: “I still believe Rory will be world champion one day”

UFC 189 took place earlier this month in Las Vegas and produced a number of memorable fights and exciting finishes. The welterweight title fight between champion Robbie Lawler and challenger Rory MacDonald stole the show, as the pair went to war for over twenty minutes. In the end, the champion was able to defeat the...

Jul 24, 2015 12:01 am

Steamy! Tate And Caraway Race To Make Weight

UFC bantamweights Miesha Tate and Bryan Caraway are working on cutting weight for their fights at UFC on FOX 16, taking place Saturday in Chicago. Tate will be taking on Jessica ‘Evil’ Eye and her boyfriend Caraway will scrap with Eddie Wineland. In order to make things interesting Tate and Caraway decided to see who...

Jul 22, 2015 7:54 am

‘Stitch’ Duran: ‘Dana Didn’t Have The B*lls To Call Me Himself’

  On Tuesday, news broke that veteran UFC cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran was let go from the promotion. Duran announced the news on his Twitter, saying that he was fired for the comments he mad about Reebok. Duran had expressed his opinion on the deal, pertaining to himself losing all of his sponsorship money and...

Jul 21, 2015 10:16 am

Holly Holm Has A Message For All The Internet Champions

“You know, people are always going to be negative. I honestly feel like the people that write the negative things on the Internet, Twitter and all that are people that don’t do our job, so it doesn’t really bother me and I really don’t care.” “So, I really don’t let it bother me. I don’t...

Jul 21, 2015 7:23 am

Coach: ‘Rothwell and Hunt Perfect Fights for Mir’

  “Okay, so there’s a couple that I can see being great right now. I think Ben Rothwell will be a phenomenal fight. He’s inside the top 10 right now, he’s looking for a high-profile opponent. He wants to get his face out there and he wants to get on the map. I think he’s...

Jul 17, 2015 9:20 am

WSOF VP: ‘We Can Afford Fedor And Lesnar’

Bellator? UFC? What about the World Series of Fighting? Fedor Emelianenko and everyone is wondering where he will fight. There’s still the big chance he stays in Russia and fights for M-1 Global, but if he does come over to the states, which promotion will he go with? Well, WSOF’s Vice President Ali Abdel-Aziz wants...

Jul 15, 2015 7:09 am

Frank Mir: ‘Duffee’s Team Have To Hide Razor Blades’

“As far as Todd physically, people look at him and he looks like a physical dynamo. The average UFC fan just looks at him on the scale when we weigh-in and they are like ,’Oh my!’ When he takes his shirt off, he is quite impressive. And I think for two or three minutes he...

Jul 8, 2015 2:09 am

Rory MacDonald Doesn’t Compare Himself To GSP

“It’s a compliment to be compared to him, but I don’t compare myself to Georges (St. Pierre). I’m my own person, I’ve got my own fighting style. I try to keep myself away from the whole comparison. I’m not trying to be Georges (St. Pierre).” UFC welterweight and teammate of former champion Georges St. Pierre,...

Jul 6, 2015 11:13 am

BJ Penn Supports USADA, Implores IV Users to ‘Fight Like a Man’

Weight classes within the UFC could be seeing some major facelifts across the board now that the weight-cut process has changed. In June, USADA informed fighters that they will no longer be able to rehydrate using IV bags after weigh ins. The fighters have been given a grace period of October 1st to adapt to...

Jul 2, 2015 10:38 am

Luke Rockhold Breaks Down Yoel Romero

“Yoel is growing and getting better, but he’s running short on time to get as good as he needs to be to beat me and Weidman. Obviously, he’s a dangerous guy, and as freak of an athlete as he is — I don’t even think I can match his athleticism — but I’m a smarter,...

Jul 1, 2015 12:59 pm

Rockhold: ‘Weidman is trolling, our fight is on’

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold wants everyone to calm down. Yesterday, champion Chris Weidman surprised many when he said that his fight with Rockhold might not be happening. Rockhold took to Twitter to assure everyone that the champ was just trying to ‘troll’ everyone and said that the title fight is still set to go, although...

Jun 26, 2015 7:44 pm

Josh Koscheck Signs With Bellator MMA

Looks like Bellator MMA just grabbed another former UFC fighter. During the live broadcast of Bellator 139, the promotion announced the signing of former TUF cast member and UFC vet Josh Koscheck. Welcome to the #BellatorMMA family @joshkoscheck! Can't wait to see you in the cage!! pic.twitter.com/QqvoS4lHQj — Bellator MMA (@BellatorMMA) June 27, 2015 Koscheck...

Jun 25, 2015 12:18 pm

REPORT! MMA Bill Fails In NY… Again

It looks like the battle for New York is over, and MMA loses again. According to reports from Jim Genia, a MMA reporter from NY and legal expert Michael Kim, the bill to get MMA legalized in New York is dead, again. Okay folks, I'm hearing the battle for the NY MMA bill is over....

Jun 23, 2015 12:51 pm

Dan Henderson Wants Do-Over With Belfort

  “The two guys I’d like to fight, I guess, would be Vitor and Mousasi. Mousasi, if not for any other reason other than I felt that I didn’t get to fight him. And Vitor, yeah, it would be nice to fight him in the states without his doctor as the head of the athletic...

Jun 23, 2015 11:24 am

Melendez On Iaquinta — ‘Better fight him now, before he gets better’

“No, I would’ve taken it against anybody, as long as it wasn’t a five-rounder. I’m interested for 15 minutes, let’s do it. I think Al is a tough guy. He’s one of those guys that I feel like I might as well get now before he gets even better. He is one of the up...

Jun 18, 2015 11:12 am

Kimbo’s Mindset — ‘No Fear, Just Knock Out or Get Knocked Out’

“I believe it would probably be the mystique of everything (and) a lot of people can relate to my come-up. A lot of people can relate to my triumph. They feel the dedication, the loyalty, the commitment of someone trying to do something great, or to prove to something either to yourself or your kids....

Jun 17, 2015 11:27 am

‘Jacare’ Souza: ‘Give Me Belfort, I Will Fight Him’

  “I don’t think (Rockhold) fought tougher fighters, I don’t know why people say that. He fought Tim Boetsch, who has more holes in his game than Swiss cheese. He fought Costa Phillipou, who can’t stop a takedown — but his merits for beating him standing. I fought Okami, who is tougher than them. I...

Jun 16, 2015 4:56 pm

Alistair Overeem: ‘Werdum Has Weaknesses, I Can Expose Them’

“First of all, big kudos to Werdum. He’s made great development as a MMA fighter. He’s always been tricky, he’s always been persistent with his black belt and jiu-jitsu skills. But now, he truly is a stand-up warrior and he is an all-around MMA master. He’s shown great stuff and the heavyweight division is entirely...

Jun 16, 2015 6:42 am

Alvarez Slams Nate Diaz: ‘F*ck You! You’re F*cking Next!’

“Look, Nick and Nate, we’ve been pretty cool. I’ve seen them at other promotions. We crossed paths at DREAM before, Nick saw my nose bleeding and offered me some medicine to help out. They always seem like super respectful, nice dudes. Even Nate, I am cool with him. But, when I went there to Mexico,...