868 Search Results for injuries

May 13, 2015 9:00 am

UFC Hall of Famer Forrest Griffin Talks PED Use In UFC

Forrest Griffin sits down and talks about performance enhancing drug use in the world of mixed martial arts. Griffin even mentioned himself that once he started to age, he had wished there was a “magic pill” that helped him recover from injuries faster. THIS IS NOT A DRILL! Ronda Rousey’s Intense Judo Workout — WATCH!

May 12, 2015 11:43 am

‘I Don’t Care If You’re American, Brazilian or Russian; I’m Beating You’

Chris Weidman is stepping into the octagon to face Brazilian “Phenom” Vitor Belfort. The fight is finally taking place at UFC 187 after injuries and other setbacks forced the bout to be delayed. In a recent interview with Globo, Weidman explained that no matter who challenges him for the championship in the octagon, he will...

May 8, 2015 2:59 pm

209! Nate Diaz Wants A Fist Fight With Anthony Pettis

Nate Diaz is making it clear that when he returns to the octagon, he wants to be standing across Anthony “Showtime” Pettis. Never one to shy away from pointing out the elephant in the room, Diaz has taken to Twitter to put Pettis on the hot seat for repeatedly pulling out of fights. I’m 23...

May 8, 2015 1:59 pm

SQUASHED? Nurmagomedov Sends A Nice Tweet To Anthony Pettis

Lightweights Khabib Nurmagomedov and Anthony Pettis have been sidelined with injuries they sustained during their training camps. Pettis was training for Myles Jury at “UFC on FOX 16” and Nurmagomedov was preparing for his fight against Donald Cerrone at “UFC 187”. After it was announced that Nurmagomedov suffered his injury, Pettis was quick to jump...


May 6, 2015 2:01 am

“Humbled” Khabib Responds to Pettis’ Elbow Injury

Lightweights Anthony Pettis and Khabib Nurmagomedov have been sidelined with injuries they sustained during their training camps. Nurmagomedov was preparing for his fight against Donald Cerrone at “UFC 187” and Pettis was training for Myles Jury at “UFC on FOX 16”. After Nurmagomedov fell to injury, Pettis was quick to jump on social media and...

May 6, 2015 2:00 am

Countdown: UFC’s Top 5 Nicest Fighters

Every countdown is always so vicious and brutal. Whether it’s the top five knockouts or top five injuries, the list is gruesome and for some reason a lot of fun to watch. However, not every list has to be negative. Kenny Florian & Jake Ellenberger count down the Top 5 Nicest Fighters in the UFC....

May 5, 2015 4:01 pm

‘I Gave Khabib A Taste of His Own Medicine’

Khabib Nurmagomedov suffered a severe knee injury and was forced out of his spot at “UFC 186” against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. The bout was viewed as a title eliminator, but now Cerrone will be facing John Makdessi instead. As soon as it was announced that Nurmy suffered an injury, Anthony Pettis was quick to jump...

May 1, 2015 2:03 am

INJURY RATE! Ken-Flo Blames Wrestling Mentality For Massive Injury Index

We are almost five months into the year and we have seen several fight cards altered due to injuries. It has been nowhere near as bad as 2013 was, but it may be time for some fighters to re-evaluate how hard they train. Khabib Nurmagomedov’s recent leg injury brought up the discussion of how the...

Apr 29, 2015 4:09 pm

1ST OF HIS KIND! Jon Jones Sets New Precedent For Title Strippings.

Tuesday evening was not the first time a fighter has been stripped of his title and it won’t be the last. However, Jon Jones became the first champion to be stripped for violating the fighter’s code of conduct policy after his hit and run incident! MMA.TV compiled a list that highlights UFC fighters’ title vacancies!...

Apr 27, 2015 6:06 pm

Mark Munoz Preps For Retirement, Sells Reign Training Center

UFC middleweight is preparing for his upcoming retirement. He has one last fight with Luke Barnatt, taking place in the Philippines, then the UFC vet is stepping away from the sport. On the recent episode of The MMA Hour, Munoz revealed that he has already sold his longtime gym, Reign Training Center. “I’ve actually sold...

Apr 26, 2015 8:17 pm

Breaking: ABQ Police Department Release Official Statement About Jones Incident

  The Albuquerque police department have released an official statement regarding the Jon Jones incident. Below is the information provided in the departments release. “The Albuquerque Police Department is actively seeking UFC Fighter Jon Jones for questioning in regards to his possible involvement in a hit-and-run accident, near the intersection of Juan Tabo and Southern,...

Apr 23, 2015 5:23 pm

Rampage: “I’ll Always Look Up to Anderson Silva”

“I look up to Anderson Silva no matter what,” Jackson told members of the media ahead of UFC 186. “The guy is coming off one of the worst injuries known to man, stuff like that, and he’s older. When I heard that (he tested positive) I wished it wasn’t true.” Anderson Silva has been through...

Apr 23, 2015 10:00 am

Dos Anjos vs. Khabib Part II? The Champ Wants It to Happen!

“I think Khabib (Nurmagomedov) has a tough task. (Donald) Cerrone is a tough guy. I fought them both, and I know Cerrone is a tough fight for anyone. He’s a great fighter. But I don’t know how Khabib is going to do with that. He’s had to train through injuries, and he hasn’t fought in...

Apr 22, 2015 12:56 pm

MMA Fighter Learns His Fate After Taking on 4 Gang Members and Killing 1

Mixed martial artist Joseph Torrez learned his fate today after he killed one of the four burglars that broke into his house on New Years Day 2014. Prosecutors have decided that he was well within his rights to kill and they are declining to charge him for killing 25 year old Sal Garces who broke...

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 14, 2015 12:02 pm

Medical Suspensions Report — UFC Fight Night 64 Edition

The report for medical suspensions following ‘UFC Fight Night 64’ is in! Both Gabriel Gonzaga suffered severe lacerations to his forehead and will need to submit a negative CT scan before being approved to fight again. Jimi Manuwa fought with injuries in his leg and will need orthopedic clearance. Both Manuwa and Gonzaga suffered six...

Apr 8, 2015 8:16 pm

Cormier: ‘Werdum, Don’t Carry the Belt! You’re Not the Champ!’

“The UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez told me to tell you to stop carrying the belt everywhere. It’s making him mad. If you take it to the Florida media tour, he’s going to take it away from you. To be the man, you have to beat the man.” UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez’s injuries left...

Apr 8, 2015 5:05 am

Nogueira vs. Struve Added To UFC 190 Event

Fresh from a stint coaching The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 4, heavyweight legend Antonio Rodrigo “Minotauro” Nogueira will get back to his day job in his home country of Brazil on August 1, as he faces off with 15th-ranked Stefan Struve in a UFC 190 bout at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro. UFC 190 is...

Apr 1, 2015 1:42 pm

Bisping: ‘Still some sour grapes over losses to PED users’

“Obviously the benefit of hindsight is a great thing. I respect GSP for what he said. I really do. Looking back now, now I’m a little wiser, a little more mature. I certainly understand what he was saying, and now I understand how rife the problem was. I think I was a little naïve in...

Mar 22, 2015 1:22 pm

Dominick Cruz Wants To Show Dillashaw That ‘He Was Never The Best’

Dominick Cruz wants his belt back in a bad way. The former UFC bantamweight champion, who never actually lost his belt, has been sidelined for much of the past several years with multiple injuries. Cruz suffered his latest injury in December after coming back from three years off to knock-out top ranked fighter Takeya Mizugaki...

Mar 20, 2015 5:23 pm

Nate Diaz — ‘You guys are made of glass’

Mixed Martial Arts is a rough sport. It’s commonplace for injuries to occur both in the cage, and in training. Such is the case with both the men involved in last weekend’s UFC 185 main event. Anthony Pettis is out six-weeks with a broken orbital bone, and dos Anjos has a broken nose and torn...

Mar 17, 2015 12:57 pm

Holdsworth Suffering From Post-Concussion Syndrome, Return Date Unknown

Ultimate Fighter Season 18 winner, and Team Alpha Male fighter Chris Holdsworth hasn’t seen the inside of the Octagon since May of 2014. The undefeated prospect, has been out nearly a year, and has no timetable on a return, due to a battle with post-concussion syndrome. MMAFighting.com has it: “I cut all that weight. I...

Feb 27, 2015 11:10 am

Daley: ‘Lima’s scared to fight me’

“All of a sudden you gotta face this kid from England with an 80-percent knockout ratio and you’ve never faced anyone like him before and you’re fat and out of shape, then of course you’re gonna create an excuse. He was gonna be in big trouble. This was my opportunity. I’ve had other opportunities before...

Feb 27, 2015 1:24 am

“Cuz Uptown Funk Gone Give It To Ya…Wooo!!”

This !! trying out for pitch perfect 3 with @skylarastin A video posted by Chris Weidman (@chrisweidmanufc) on Feb 26, 2015 at 12:01pm PST Despite suffering back to back injuries that forced him out of 2 scheduled bouts with Vitor Belfort, UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman is still in good spirits, and can be seen...

Feb 14, 2015 4:01 am

Cat Zingano Graces ESPN Magazine

UFC 184 headliner “Alpha” Cat Zingano was just featured in ESPN The Magazines latest issue. Here’s a snip: (via ESPN) “The Mag’s Allison Glock tells the story of Cat Zingano — the only fighter and mother in UFC — who was named the number one contender for Ronda Rousey’s Women’s Bantamweight title. While training, Zingano...

Feb 2, 2015 12:56 pm

Belfort was open to fight Romero, just not Machida at UFC 184

Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort have been scheduled to fight for the UFC’s middleweight title on three separate occasions. Unfortunately for fight fans, the grudge match has still not come to fruition, due to back-to-back injuries suffered by the “All American” champion. When Weidman was forced to pull out of February’s UFC 184 headliner, Vitor...

Jan 23, 2015 11:29 am

Frank Mir: “I can’t be defeated anymore”

“My training is going well, I have no injuries. I have to be faster than him. Normally, I fight at the striking range against my opponents but I can try to take him down. Bigfoot’s wrestling isn’t as good as his striking and his grappling, which are good. If I take him down, I can...