1581 Search Results for luke rockhold

Apr 15, 2015 10:58 am

ROCKHOLD NATION! ‘I’m the Most Well-Rounded Fighter in the Game’

“Yeah, he’s definitely a difficult guy if you let him be that way. If you take away his momentum in the cage it can work against him in many ways. Controlling the ring is huge. Me, being the bigger guy, people underestimate my footwork. They don’t know my subtleties and feints and that’s going to...

Apr 15, 2015 6:51 am

Rockhold “DISGUSTED” With Lombard’s 12-Month PED Suspension

“Everyone speaks highly of the guy. His track record is simply amazing, but I’ll believe it when I see it. You see them making those efforts and then they try to make excuses for Anderson Silva. Anderson’s a legend, but the fact is, he got caught for using steroids and he should be punished. They’re...

Apr 14, 2015 5:34 pm

Machida: ‘Rockhold Is Going to Leave this Fight Uglier’

“I hear people talking about it, but I try not to focus too much on that. I look to focus on my strategy… At that moment, beauty won’t make a difference, it doesn’t matter if you’re good looking or not. Your technique, your drive, that’s what you should carry with you. I try to become...

Apr 12, 2015 12:46 pm

UFC on FOX 15: Machida vs. Rockhold Side-By-Side Stats Comparison

Check out this side-by-side stats comparison of Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold, who will meet in the octagon on April 18 at UFC On FOX 15. Who takes this one?   By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 SPECIAL EXCLUSIVE — Luke Rockhold, Countdown to UFC on FOX 15 Feature


Apr 9, 2015 11:39 am

Rockhold: ‘Cheaters Are Cheaters, No Special Treatment For Anderson Silva’

“I don’t understand it. A cheater is a cheater to me and he should pay the penalties, it should be no different. Everybody looks at it different because he doesn’t have the physique that shows off like Vitor (Belfort) and a lot of other guys have a lot more size to them. I think people...

Apr 6, 2015 1:35 pm

PREVIEW: Fight Night Newark: Machida vs. Rockhold

With a combined six post-fight bonuses in their past seven fights, middleweight contenders Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold are sure to deliver a fight to remember on April 18th in New Jersey. But with both sitting in the Top 5 at 185 pounds, this fight could also determine the next contender for the title. By:...

Apr 5, 2015 6:28 am

UFC on FOX 15 preview: Machida vs. Rockhold

Kenny Florian, Daniel Cormier and Karyn Bryant preview the upcoming bout between Luke Rockhold and Lyoto Machida at UFC on FOX 15. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 WATCH! Luke Rockhold, Daniel Cormier Jump their coach in this exclusive all-access footage.

Mar 24, 2015 11:02 am

Rockhold And Khabib Go At It At AKA Headquarters

Top UFC middleweight, Luke Rockhold spends time on the mats with top UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov. Check it: CAPTION: “Grinding with @khabib_nurmagomedov on a Monday #Repost Работа с @lukerockhold всегда тяжелая, но как говорится тяжело в учении легко в бою

Mar 20, 2015 5:00 am

Rockhold’s Important Lesson To Khabib And Company

A video posted by Luke Rockhold (@lukerockhold) on Mar 16, 2015 at 10:51pm PDT Luke Rockhold takes matters into his own hands over at AKA headquarters, in San Jose. Caption: Had to teach the Russians how to properly mop a mat. Their technique was frustrating to watch. We don’t allow poor technique in our gym...

Mar 17, 2015 2:00 pm

Rockhold: ‘I can finish Lyoto Machida’

“I think I can finish Machida and I think I can perform and I look to be solid. Given Machida’s very quick, he’s elusive, he poses a lot of threats, I mean, I’m not going to say it’ll be a walk in the park. I know I can go out there and make it relatively...

Feb 19, 2015 3:00 am

Machida Not Scared of Rockhold’s Ground Game

“I think this is a good fight for me. He has a good striking, but I’m ready. If the fight goes to the ground, I will also be ready for everything he does, and I will try to surprise him as well. He’s a top 5, he’s been doing great in his fights and his...

Feb 17, 2015 1:58 pm

Rockhold: ‘Marijuana shouldn’t be on the banned substance list’

I don’t think it’s a performance enhancer by any means. I don’t smoke it anymore, but I used to smoke weed when I was in high school, and I understand where Diaz is coming from. He has a medical marijuana card. It’s like he’s licensed to smoke. I barely see how he should be punished...

Feb 16, 2015 4:18 pm

Lawler, And Rockhold, Land Major Deals With Adidas

Welterweight champion Robbie Lawler, and top ranked UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold have both signed landmark deals with Adidas Combat Sports USA. Both fighters were already signed to Adidas, however both men renewed their contracts. Adidas Combat Sports sent out a press release, which BJPENN.com received. New York, NY and Portland, OR – Robbie Lawler and...

Jan 23, 2015 12:13 pm

UFC’s Finest React To Luke’s Stint on Millionaire Matchmaker

A few days ago, BJPENN.COM put up a clip of top UFC middleweight fighter Luke Rockhold on Millionaire Matchmaker. The full episode aired on TV last night. Here’s some reactions: Feel like I'm going to have take a social media leave of absence after tonight, like I lost a fight or something haha #MilionaireMatchmaker —...

Jan 13, 2015 10:04 am

BROMANCE! Rockhold & Hendo Get Close

This is what happens when our daughters get in touch with @lukerockhold softer side #bedazzled #browniepoints A photo posted by Dan Henderson (@danhendo) on Jan 9, 2015 at 8:39pm PST UFC Middleweights, Dan Henderson and Luke Rockhold have a budding “bromance” in the works, following a few weeks of training together. The Evidence: Had a...

Jan 4, 2015 3:34 pm

Rockhold: ‘Cormier Didn’t Fight To His Potential’

Daniel Cormier’s longtime friend and training partner Luke Rockhold spoke after Cormier lost to Jon Jones in the main event of UFC 182 in a highly anticipated grudge match. He spoke to Ariel Helwani. “I’m bummed, Daniel, I love him like a brother, and he just, he didn’t go out there and fight to his...

Jan 2, 2015 9:41 am

Rockhold “Tortured” By Master Seagal

Steven Seagal has inserted himself back into the world of Mixed Martial Arts through the training camp of Daniel Cormier. Think this edge will lead to a new champion tomorrow night? So this happened tonight. Tortured by Steven Segal, check that one off the bucket list. #deathtouch http://t.co/0mHIx0Cy6R — Luke Rockhold (@LukeRockhold) January 2, 2015...

Dec 31, 2014 6:52 pm

Rockhold: ‘It looks like Machida’s next’

An interesting middleweight bout with serious title implications is looking close to locked. Both Luke Rockhold and Lyoto Machida showed interest in the matchup, and now, in a recent statement to MMAFighting.com‘s Dave Doyle, Rockhold confirmed that’s the fight. “There’s a very good opportunity for that to happen real soon. I look forward to that...

Dec 24, 2014 5:10 am

RESOLUTIONS: Jacare, Rockhold, title shot

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida is fresh off a first-round TKO victory over C.B. Dollaway which he earned at this past weekends UFC Fight Night 58 event in Brazil. The victory moved “The Dragon” back in to the win column, as he had previously been defeated by current UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman...

Dec 23, 2014 1:38 pm

Rockhold “Pumped”, Wants Machida At UFC 184

With Lyoto Machida’s recent win over C.B. Dollaway (REPLAY) in the books, many look to Luke Rockhold vs. Lyoto Machida as the next logical step in the UFC’s middleweight division. Machida’s down, and now the UFC can throw Luke Rockhold’s name in the hat as well. Check it: Me too RT @PhoKingQui: @ufc @danawhite I'm so...

Dec 21, 2014 8:25 am

QUICK TWITT: Dana White reacts to potential Rockhold vs. Machida bout

Last night at UFC Fight Night 58, Lyoto Machida returned to the win column with a quick, and devastating liver kick TKO win over CB Dollaway (See that HERE). Following the win, Machida spoke at the post-fight press conference about his desire to potentially fight Luke Rockhold for the next title shot (See that HERE)....

Dec 21, 2014 7:48 am

Machida Interested In Bout With Rockhold

Following his quick, and impressive TKO win over CB Dollaway last night at UFC Fight Night 58, Lyoto Machida spoke to media members at the post-fight press conference to discuss who he would like to fight next. He spoke through a translator, saying: “Luke Rockhold has credentials in the UFC, so maybe a fight against...

Nov 29, 2014 10:14 am

Rockhold Prepping To Save UFC 184

Fresh off his win over Michael Bisping, Luke Rockhold is looking to take the shortest path to a shot at UFC gold. The AKA trained fighter is going as far as, to train and prepare for a fight he doesn’t even have, just incase someone gets hurt. Check it: (Via MMAJunkie.com) “It’s a little premature...

Nov 23, 2014 10:25 am

Rockhold on Jones-Velasquez superfight: ‘Not a chance Jones beats Velasquez’

Recently Jon Jones stated that if he defeats Daniel Cormier, Alexander Gustafsson, and Anthony Johnson, he considers the light heavyweight division cleared, and will entertain offers for superfights, mainly in the heavyweight division. UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez teammate, Luke Rockhold spoke about Jones odds of beating Cain Velasquez. “Not a chance.” “Cain, just the...

Nov 20, 2014 5:05 am

Rockhold signs 8-fight deal, promised ‘Big Fight’

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold is coming off a 2nd round submission win over Michael Bisping earlier this month in Sydney. Rockhold revealed on UFC Tonight that he just signed a new 8-fight win streak with the UFC, and has been promised a “big fight” for his next bout. Rockhold is ranked #5 on the UFC’s...