5749 Search Results for ufc heavyweight

Jun 4, 2015 4:04 am

Chael Sonnen Inspired By Cormier, Talks About Returning To MMA

The ‘American Gangster’ retired from MMA in 2014. Could he now be planning a comeback? The former UFC title challenger appeared on Jon Anik and Kennt Florian’s Podcast and talked about watching Daniel Cormier win the light-heavyweight title. “I thought it was inspiring. One because I’m a wrestler so I’m always excited to see wrestling...

Jun 3, 2015 5:57 am

Rashad Evans Wants Bader For His Return Fight

On UFC Tonight it was announced that UFC light-heavyweight Rashad Evans is looking for a matchup with top ranked Ryan Bader upon his return to the cage. Evans is planning on a September return, after being sidelined with knee surgery, and thinks that a fight with Bader would make the most sense. Bader was thought...

Jun 3, 2015 5:56 am

Alexander Gustafsson Teases Title Shot

UFC light-heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson might have a very big announcement to make. The former title challenger last fought and loss to Anthony Johnson, who just fought and loss to Daniel Cormier. Now, we may see Gustafsson go for the title? This is what a lot are speculating after Gustafsson sent out a mysterious post on...

Jun 3, 2015 5:49 am

Hide Your Wives, Hide Your Kids! Kimbo’s Coming For Everyone

Internet sensation and former UFC fighter Kimbo Slice is coming out of his hiatus to take on Ken Shamrock at Bellator 138. Slice and Shamrock have some bad blood stemming from a fight that was scheduled years ago, when Shamrock pulled out just hours before. Now, they will get to finish their business, but Slice...


Jun 3, 2015 5:00 am

Ryan Bader: ‘D.C. will be a full blown Diva champion’

Ryan Bader is clearly not a fan of newly crowned UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. “Darth” believes that “DC” received the easiest path to a UFC title in the sports history and thinks he should be more humble after getting beatdown by former champ Jon “Bones” Jones earlier this year. Here is what Bader...

Jun 2, 2015 5:50 am

Rockhold: ‘I’ll Go To 205 For The Title’

UFC middleweight and potential title challenger Luke Rockhold is still awaiting word form the UFC on whether he will indeed be next in line to face champion Chris Weidman, but is already talking about taking the belt in another division. On Jon Anik and Kenny Florian’s Podcast Rockhold expressed his interest in eventually jumping up to...

Jun 1, 2015 8:12 pm

‘There Aren’t Many People in the World That Can Beat Me’

Matt Mitrione is looking to make his way into the top ten after this weekend when he goes toe-to-toe with fellow heavyweight Ben Rothwell at UFC Fight Night 68. The two are set to co main-event the card New Orleans, Louisiana and if Mitrione can get another win, it’ll be four in a row for...

Jun 1, 2015 6:21 pm

REVEAL! Jon Jones’ 911 Call and On-Scene Footage After Hit & Run

Early in April, Jon Jones allegedly fled the scene of a hit and run where a lady was left injured. Jones apparently caused a three car accident, grabbed some cash, and ran off into the distance. The audio from the 911 call and on-scene footage of the accident has been leaked and you can watch...

Jun 1, 2015 3:33 pm

‘It’s Not Long Before Cormier Becomes A Full Blown Diva’

Ryan Bader has done a fantastic job at making a name for himself in recent weeks after Daniel Cormier’s victory at UFC 187. Cormier walked out of the octagon as the new UFC Light Heavyweight Champion and Bader confronted an emotional D.C. at the post-fight presser to get the fire for a feud going. Bader...

Jun 1, 2015 7:04 am

Jose Aldo Slams Reebok Deal! ‘It’s S***, Huge Setback for Fighters’

Jose Aldo does NOT hold back his thoughts when it comes to the recent developments of the UFC and Reebok sponsorship deal. After details were released of the payout structure and amount, fighters have taken to social media and interviews to voice their concerns. UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo pulled no punches when he was...

Jun 1, 2015 6:18 am

‘Josh Barnett… YOU’RE NEXT’

Hector Lombard is looking for action away from the octagon after getting suspended for a full year, and it looks like he has his sights set on Metamoris Heavyweight Champion Josh Barnett! Lombard has been keeping busy in the gym and and will be competing at a major ADCC event this summer. I want you...

Jun 1, 2015 5:00 am

Rashad Evans: ‘I Still Wake Up with the Desire to be Champion’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans has fallen into some hard times with injury trouble. Evans may be riding a two fight winning streak, but the momentum he gained from those victories are long gone. “Suga” hasn’t fought in the octagon since his win against Chael Sonnen at UFC on FOX in 2013. Evans...

May 31, 2015 11:41 pm

Cormier on “Rumble” Putting Belt on Him: ‘He Made My Title Win Unique’

Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson’s championship fight last Saturday at UFC 187 was unique before it even started. For the first time in years, someone else besides Jon “Bones” Jones would be holding the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship before the night ended. However, in defeat, “Rumble” showed humility when he took the championship and...

May 31, 2015 9:21 am

Bader: ‘I Don’t Need The Belt, Just Want To Punch D.C.’

Top ranked UFC Light Heavyweight Ryan Bader wants to get his hands on Daniel Cormier so badly, he doesn’t care if he fights for the title! The two almost had a scuffle at the UFC 187 Post Fight Press Conference, but officials held them back from fighting. Check out what Bader had to say about...

May 30, 2015 12:53 pm

Francimar Barroso: ‘Ryan Jimmo Will Go Down If He Stands With Me’

Tonight at UFC Fight Night 67: Condit vs. Alves, light-heavyweights Francimar Barroso and Ryan Jimmo will do battle in the octagon. According to Barroso, he would like nothing more than for Jimmo to stand with him. The fighter talked to MMAFighting ahead of the scrap and said if the fight stays on the feet he...

May 26, 2015 3:37 pm

Cormier: ‘I hope Jones was at home watching me take the belt’

It’s just days after Daniel Cormier beat Anthony Johnson for the UFC light-heavyweight title, but the Jon Jones talk has already started boiling up. Even Cormier can’t keep himself from taking jabs at the former champ, as if he was trying to build up for a rematch down the road. While talking on The MMA...

May 26, 2015 10:46 am

PIC! Cormier Shows Off All Of His Bling!

The new UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier now has a new piece of gold to wear around his waist, but it definitely isn’t his first! Check out all of his belts from his very short MMA career. @dewaynezinkin Called me in 2001 and said hey this new sport mma may just be for you, so...

May 26, 2015 9:29 am

D.C. Recalls Early MMA Career, Fighting While On Welfare

Yes, the sport of MMA has its trash talk and its rivalries and its Dana White quotables, but every once and a while we get a truly ‘feel good’ story. Daniel Cormier won the UFC light-heavyweight title this past Saturday when he survived an early onslaught from Anthony Johnson and came back to get the...

May 25, 2015 2:11 pm

Daniel Cormier Believes Jon Jones Will ‘Get His Stuff Together’

Daniel Cormier was able to capitalize from Jon Jones’ mistakes and become the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion on Saturday evening. Jones was stripped of his championship in April after allegedly fleeing the scene of a car accident that he apparently caused. Jones turned himself in nearly a day later and was suspended from the octagon....

May 25, 2015 8:00 am

REPLAY! Travis Browne vs. Andrei Arlovski (Highlights)

Travis Browne and Andrei “The Pitbull” Arlovski had a potential fight of the year last night at “UFC 187”. It was a back and forth contest that saw both men overcome adversity, but only one heavyweight could prevail! Check out the highlights in the video above. Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold?...

May 24, 2015 6:47 pm

“Rumble” Promises to Come Back Strong & Make Another Title Run

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson came up short of winning the vacant UFC Light Heavyweight Championship on Saturday when he got finished by Daniel Cormier in the second round. Johnson was able to knock Cormier down with a big shot in the first round, but Cormier quickly recovered and grappled his way to victory. During the UFC...

May 24, 2015 4:21 pm

‘I’m The Champ, I Didn’t Disqualify Myself Like Jon Jones Did’

Daniel Cormier stepped into the octagon and dominated the only obstacle standing in his way of the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship: Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. Jon Jones was originally slated to fight at UFC 187, however legal troubles forced him out of the fight and ultimately cost him his position as champion. Jones was stripped of...

May 24, 2015 1:07 pm

Cormier Sounds Off On Jones Fight and Winning Title

Daniel Cormier achieved his dream of becoming UFC champion last night when he defeated Anthony “Rumble” Johnson for the vacant light heavyweight title. Hear what the new champion had to say about his fight with Jon Jones and winning gold in the video above! Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA...

May 24, 2015 10:55 am

Bader Puts Cormier on Blast: ‘You Need To get YOUR S**t Together’

Ryan Bader is making it obvious that he wants to be next in line for a shot at Daniel Cormier’s UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. He wasted no time getting in the face of the newly crowned champion when he confronted him at the UFC 187 Post-Fight Press Conference! After the event, Bader tweeted the following:...

May 24, 2015 9:35 am

White on Cormier/Johnson: ‘It Went Exactly How I Thought It Would’

Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson met in the middle of the octagon at the main event of “UFC 187″. Cormier’s elite wrestling skills would ultimately be Johnson’s downfall as he repeatedly got taken down and ground out. Fatigue started to kick in after the first round concluded and it wasn’t long before Cormier was...

May 24, 2015 9:29 am

REPLAY! Travis Browne vs. Andrei Arlovski (Highlights)

Travis Browne and Andrei “The Pitbull” Arlovski had a potential fight of the year last night at “UFC 187”. It was a back and forth contest that saw both men overcome adversity, but only one heavyweight could prevail! Check out the highlights in the video above. Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold?...