1157 Search Results for injured

Jan 15, 2016 9:16 am

MUST SEE! Dominick Cruz on crutches at open workouts

BREAKING!!!! @domcruz619 A video posted by ufc (@ufc) on Jan 15, 2016 at 9:03am PST Ahead of Dominick Cruz’s highly anticipated ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ bantamweight showdown with TJ Dillashaw, ‘The Dominator’ managed to pull a pretty harsh joke on fans at open workouts as he made his way to the cage on crutches. The...

Jan 9, 2016 12:42 pm

Dominick Cruz: “Only your true believers stick with you”

There was a point in Dominick Cruz’s career that it started to look unlikely that he would be returning to competition after he re-injured his knee back 2012.    Cruz has since been healthy after his last successful knee surgery and appears to be in top form heading into the title bout with champ TJ...

Jan 6, 2016 10:47 am

Video: “Thug” Rose Namajunas Back in the Spotlight, Assesses Jedrzejczyk vs. Gadelha 2

Last month Dana White confirmed following UFC Fight Night 80 that Claudia Gadelha (13-1 MMA) will be facing Joanna Jedrzejczyk  (11-0 MMA)    Gadelha last fought Jedrzejczyk back in 2014 before Jedrzejczyk captured gold a year later. “Thug” Rose Namajunas got her victory over a surging young Paige Vanzant last month and should get her closer to...

Jan 1, 2016 6:20 am

Full Fight: Cruz destroys Mizugaki in Octagon return

Ahead of Dominick Cruz’s highly anticipated showdown against TJ Dillashaw for the UFC bantamweight championship on January 17th, take a look back at his impressive win over Takeya Mizugaki from last year. The win was the first for Cruz in 3 years after spending much time on the sidelines due to injury. Due to the...

Dec 26, 2015 9:01 am

Khabib on return: ‘I must become more professional’

It has been nearly two years since Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov has competed inside the Octagon. In his last Octagon appearance, ‘The Eagle’ defeated Rafael Dos Anjos via unanimous decision. A bout between Nurmagomedov and Cerrone was booked for September of 2014, however a knee injury forced ‘The Eagle’ out of the bout. Nurmagomedov was...

Dec 25, 2015 9:01 am

Cruz blasts Dillashaw ahead of January 17th fight

Dominick Cruz vs. TJ Dillashaw is arguably one of the most exciting title fights of recent times. Cruz, who never actually lost the UFC championship inside the Octagon, has been forced to spend a lot of time on the sidelines as a result of two torn ACL’s and a torn groin. On the other hand...

Dec 24, 2015 2:29 pm

Despite losing Bisping fight, Mousasi staying on London card

Earlier today it was announced that Michael Bisping would be fighting Anderson Silva in the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: London’ on February 27th. There was much speculation as to what would happen to Gegard Mousasi now that Michael Bisping has a new opponent. Mousasi released a statement on Twitter to reveal that he...

Dec 18, 2015 8:59 am

Dos Anjos “way more” motivated for Cerrone fight

Rafael Dos Anjos is set to defend his UFC lightweight championship tomorrow night in Orlando Florida against Donald Cerrone, who he defeated back in 2013. While both fighters have certainly been on tears since they last fought each other, Rafael Dos Anjos says he is way more motivated for his 2nd fight against Cerrone than...

Dec 12, 2015 10:41 am

Jon “Bones” Jones New Sponsorship with Floyd “Money” Mayweather???

After Jon “Bones” Jones was stripped of his UFC title following a hit and run accident that resulted in a pregnant woman being injured,  Jones is ready to move on.  The former UFC champion has had a number of losses associated with the accident and possibly one that hits the hardest, financial loss.   Terminated...

Dec 8, 2015 3:46 pm

Aldo’s wife says Dana White pressured champ to fight at UFC 189

This Saturday Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor will finally meet inside the Octagon, barring any last-minute setbacks. The last time these two men were scheduled to fight was back at UFC 189, however a rib injury late in camp forced Aldo out of the bout. Chad Mendes was selected as a replacement for Aldo, and...

Dec 4, 2015 8:31 am

White discusses injury bug, how to fix it

We don’t want to jinx anything…but there are some big fights coming up at the end of 2015, and the beginning of 2016. With that being said, it’s understandable for the UFC brass to be concerned with the good old ‘injury bug’ which has been plaguing MMA even more so than ever the last year....

Nov 28, 2015 5:43 pm

PHOTO | Jedrzejczyk’s interesting reflex training while recovering from surgery

UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk is fresh off of an impressive decision win over Valerie Letourneau in the co-main event of UFC 193 this past month. In the fight Jedrzejczyk injured her right hand, and needed to undergo surgery. While recovering she has taken up an interesting training method to keep her reflexes sharp....

Nov 28, 2015 5:22 am

Doo Ho Choi TKO’s Sam Sicilia in the first round!

A lightweight tilt between Doo Ho Choi (13-1 MMA) and Sam Sicilia (15-6 MMA) kicked off the UFC Fight Night 79 main card in Seoul, Korea. The fight did not last long, as both men were happy to exchange right from the get go. Hometown hero Doo Ho Choi was able to land the first...

Nov 27, 2015 9:15 am

REPLAY! TUF 22 Lobov vs. Gruetzemacher highlights

Earlier this week Chris Gruetzemacher was given a second chance on The Ultimate Fighter season 22 after Martin Svensson was injured and unable to fight Artem Lobov. Catch the highlights from Artem Lobov vs. Chris Gruetzemacher above!

Nov 26, 2015 9:57 am

Former boxing champion shot to death in Atlanta street robbery

Tragic news broke this morning that former cruiserweight boxing champion O’Neil Bell was shot to death in Atlanta by robbers. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution broke the story, which revealed that police currently believe 4 men were involved in the robbery and subsequent shooting. In addition, police are searching for a 2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser which was...

Nov 24, 2015 8:44 am

WATCH! Dean Lister’s shoulder pops out after horrific shoulder-lock

Nasty submission by Muhammad Kerimov against Dean Lister, his shoulder popped out!At Berkut BJJ Tournament. Posted by MMA Leech on Saturday, November 21, 2015 Ouch! This shoulder lock from Muhammad Kerimov that left Dean Lister with an injured shoulder from the Berkut BJJ Tournament is absolutely horrific. Check it out above.

Nov 21, 2015 2:25 pm

“Scarface” Vows to Get Snitch!

By Joe “JD” David Rumors tend to get out of control when “all eyes” are on you, going into what some analysts and spectators alike view as one of the largest UFC fights to date. Jose Aldo Jr was a “no show” due to a rib injury in July, two weeks before fight night. The X-factor?...

Nov 19, 2015 3:43 pm

This Weekend’s Main Event: Magny vs Gastelum

By Joe “JD” David   This Saturday’s UFC main event headliner, airing on FOX Sports 1 from Monterrey, Mexico will dictate who will be next to face Top 10 opposition.  #15 ranked Kevin Gastelum is ready and willing to prove that he belongs in the elite and stacked welterweight division.  A decisive victory will set...

Nov 14, 2015 6:45 pm

UFC 193 Results: Jake Matthews earns TKO victory over Akbarh Arreola

A lightweight scrap featuring Jake Matthews (10-1 MMA) taking on Akbarh Arreola (23-10-1 MMA) finished off the UFC 193 prelims in Australia. Jake Matthews got rocked by a Akbarh Arreola head kick early on in the opening round but was able to survive the impact. Arreola pounced on the injured Australian and was able to take Matthews back. Arreola attempted...