1126 Search Results for cain velasquez

Sep 13, 2015 7:01 am

UFC veteran Pedro Rizzo retires after TKO win in Brazil

Long before the likes of Cain Velasquez, Fabricio Werdum, Fedor Emelianenko, and Brock Lesnar dominated the heavyweight division, Pedro Rizzo was one of the biggest powerhouses in the octagon. The near twenty-year veteran will be hanging his gloves up after securing another technical knockout victory at “Face to Face 12: Rizzo vs. Flores” in Brazil...

Sep 11, 2015 7:23 pm

Andrei Arlovski Says He’ll Be Ready To Go By December

Good news, UFC heavyweight Andrei Arlovski will not need to be out with any sort of injures following his win over Frank Mir at UFC 191. Arlovski spoke on Submission Radio recently and let everyone know that he’s fine, just a few bumps and bruises and would like to get back in the octagon as...

Sep 10, 2015 6:36 am

Fabricio Werdum’s Denies March Rumor, Says He Wants To Fight Sooner

  UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is a little confused. At the UFC 191 post-fight press conference Dana White said that the heavyweight division was ‘tied up’ because the champ didn’t want to fight until March of next year. A lot of people weren’t very happy with that, considering the heavyweight title hasn’t been defended...


Sep 8, 2015 5:34 am

Dos Santos Will Train At ATT, Believes He Can KO Werdum Again

  Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is looking to get back to the gold once more and to do that he will first have to take out his next opponent, Alistair Overeem. The two have come across each other before, but have yet to enter the octagon together. Now they will get to...

Sep 8, 2015 12:01 am

Junior Dos Santos’ New Hairstyle?

  Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos finally has a fight scheduled. He will go up against Alistair Overeem at UFC on FOX 17 in Dec. Dos Santos has been out of action since last December when he defeated Stipe Miocic via decision in a five round battle. Since then he’s dealt with injures...

Sep 6, 2015 6:55 pm

Heavyweight Title Fight Not Likely Until March

  If you were hoping the rematch between UFC champion Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez would be taking place anytime soon then you’ll be greatly disappointed. According to UFC president Dana White, who spoke at UFC 191’s post fight press conference on Saturday night, the fight probably won’t happen until March. White said that that...

Sep 6, 2015 12:59 pm

Dana White Comments On Arlovski’s Chances Of Getting A Title Shot

  Going into UFC 191 on Saturday night, it was largely suspected that the winner of the co-main event between former champs Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir would earn the next title shot, after Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez fight again. Now, it looks like that might not be the case. The fight was not...

Sep 5, 2015 1:12 pm

Frank Mir Wants Title Shot With Win Over Arlovski

  Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will look to get closer to another shot at the gold when he takes on fellow former champ Andrei Arlovski at UFC 191. The two are on similar paths, coming back to the top of the division after dealing with stretches of losses and hard times. It’s assumed...

Aug 31, 2015 1:27 pm

‘I assumed Arlovski was actually going to get the title shot’

Andrei Arlovski seems to be on the run of his career. The sixteen fight year veteran is currently riding a five fight win-streak and was expected to be on his way to a shot at the UFC Heavyweight Championship. “The Pitbull” will have to wait for another shot at gold, however, as he will be...

Aug 30, 2015 3:32 pm

Frank Mir: The heavyweight division is the best it’s ever been

When spectators look at the talent pool in the sport of mixed martial arts, no other current fight promotion compare to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. There is no shortage of talent in the light heavyweight, welterweight or lightweight divisions; The top five fighters in those weight classes could be champions on any given day! There...

Aug 22, 2015 7:10 am

Rockhold’s Kicks Of Death — Could You Take One? — WATCH!

UFC middleweight and upcoming title challenger Luke Rockhold is preparing for his scheduled fight with champ Chris Weidman, which will take place at UFC 194. Rockhold is undoubtedly one of the best in the division, with a record of 14-2 and an impressive four-fight win streak, which includes wins over Lyoto Machida, Michael Bisping, Tim...

Aug 22, 2015 12:07 am

LOL – Animated Werdum Tests Out Troll Face Parachute

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is known for his amazing Jiu-Jitsu skills and, recently, his ability to defy the odds. He’s beaten Fedor Emelianenko and Cain Velasquez. Those two wins alone speak for themselves. The guy’s on a hot streak and it doesn’t seem that anyone has an answer for how to stop him. He’s...

Aug 20, 2015 4:14 pm

WHOA! Readying For Title Fights, Rockhold and DC Go Hard In The Gym

Over at the AKA gym there are three fighters getting ready for a UFC title fight. Current light heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier, will defend his belt against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 on Oct. 3. Luke Rockhold will look to grab the middleweight belt from champ Chris Weidman at UFC 194 and former heavyweight champion,...

Aug 19, 2015 12:10 pm

Andrei Arlovski’s Concerned More With Paying Bills Than Getting A Title Shot

After his crazy KO win over Travis Browne, a lot of people were calling for former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski to get the next shot at the title, and face off in a rematch with Fabricio Werdum. Well, that didn’t happen. Instead Werdum will rematch Cain Velasquez and Arlovski will now face off with...

Aug 19, 2015 10:15 am

DC: ‘There’s No Tension Between AKA And Dana White’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is in a little bit of a pickle. He’s apart of American Kickboxing Academy, or AKA for short. That’s his team and those are his training partners. He’s also obviously the UFC champ and works as a UFC analyst on FOX Sports. So when his teammates Josh Koscheck and...

Aug 14, 2015 10:36 am

Werdum Strikes Back At The Critics

Imagine beating who many people considered the greatest heavyweight fighter and one of the best PP fighters in the world, then being told it was just because of the thin air. That’s UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum’s world. He dispatched Cain Velasquez in Mexico at UFC 188 in brutal fashion, busting him up with big...

Aug 14, 2015 9:33 am

AKA Has Three Title Fights Coming Up — Who you got?

  One gym, three upcoming title fights, things are looking pretty good for American Kickboxing Academy right now. UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will defend his belt for the first time at UFC 192 against Alexander Gustafsson. That fight’s scheduled for Oct. 3 in Houston, TX. Although he suffered a tough loss in his...

Aug 13, 2015 7:49 am

Stipe Miocic And Ben Rothwell Targeted For Dublin Card

Two exciting UFC heavyweights are reported to be clashing in Dublin, Ireland at UFC Fight Night 76. Stipe Miocic and Ben Rothwell will face off in an important fight for the division, according to MMAJunkie. UFC Fight Night 76 will take place at 3Arena in Dublin on Oct. 24. Headlining that event will be a...

Aug 10, 2015 4:00 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Dariush Enters Top 10, Nunes Cracks Top 5

The dust has settled from “UFC Fight Night 73” and the official rankings have been updated! Beneil Dariush and Amanda Nunes are the big winners this week as Darish was able to crack the top ten in his division while Amanda Nunes took the number four spot in the bantamweight division. Michael Johnson can take...

Aug 3, 2015 5:35 pm

Rankings Report: Rousey sends Correia far away from top 5

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey solidified her spot atop the women’s bantamweight division with another exciting title defense. This past Saturday at “UFC 190”, Rousey only needed thirty four seconds to send Bethe Correia crashing face first into the canvas. As a result of the loss, Correia has dropped three spots in the rankings...

Jul 31, 2015 4:10 pm

Werdum Wants A Piece Of That McGregor vs. Aldo Money

“I want to fight on the Aldo vs. McGregor card. Fans want to watch this fight, so I’m willing to fight there.” “For sure, I would be down to fight in the co-main event. There’s a lot of expectation for this fight between Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo, it will get a lot of attention....

Jul 27, 2015 3:44 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Tate Takes Top Spot, 4 Women Ranked Above Correia

“UFC on FOX 16” is in the books and a couple fighters from the main card made some big moves! Miesha Tate’s co main-event performance against Jessica Eye earned her the top-spot directly under Ronda Rousey, once again. Jesssica Eye dropped a single spot due to the loss, however. TJ Dillashaw surpassed UFC Heavyweight Champion...

Jul 26, 2015 2:00 am

Luke Rockhold is DWARFED By These Bodybuilders

Luke Rockhold is by no means a small man. The American Kickboxing Academy championship contender trains with the likes of Cain Velasquez and Daniel Cormier, so he’s used to throwing down with bigger guys. It doesn’t get much bigger than Jay Cutler and Akim Williams, though. Cutler has won several body building awards including the...

Jul 23, 2015 2:16 pm

Arlovski Not Impressed By Werdum, Or UFC Title Shot

Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski is pulling a GSP and says he was not impressed with Fabricio Werdum’s performance. Arlovski spoke on B&S News and said that he saw some holes in Werdum’s game while watching him fight and defeat Cain Velasquez Here’s what he had to say: “When Werdum fought Browne and Hunt...

Jul 23, 2015 2:01 am

Tourny? Werdum Wants Top 4 To Fight It Out And Earn Their Shot Against Him

Newly minted UFC heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum has had quite the journey as a Mixed Martial Artist. After going 2-2 in his first UFC bid, dropping contests to Andrei Arlovski and Junior dos Santos, Werdum returned resurgent as a Strikeforce heavyweight where he dethroned Fedor Emelianenko. Unbeaten inside his second stint with the UFC, and...

Jul 20, 2015 2:27 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Michael Bisping’s Win Gets Ignored

Michael Bisping and Thales Leites clashed in the main event of UFC Fight Night 72. Even though Bisping came out on top, his ranking in the middleweight division did not change at all as he remained at #9. Anderson Silva continues to drop in the pound for pound rankings, this week dropping TWO spots to...