1252 Search Results for injured

Sep 17, 2015 10:13 am

UFC Strawweight Claudia Gadelha Latest To Be Randomly Drug Tested

UFC strawweight Claudia Gadelha is the latest fighter to get randomly drug tested under the UFC’s new drug testing policy. The Brazilian fighter took to Twitter to share the photo with her fans, saying: One more time being tested and always going to the game clean. That Indian blood tho. Gadelha was expected to rematch...

Sep 15, 2015 5:22 pm

Ten Time BJJ World Champion Ready To Start MMA Career

Watch out MMA fighters, here comes a ten time BJJ World Champion. Marcus Almeida, or “Buchecha” as he’s more commonly known, is ready to make the move over to mixed martial arts and plans to do so asap. Buchecha told Combate that after suffering a knee injury, which kept him out of this years ADCC,...

Sep 14, 2015 6:14 am

“Pitbull” Freire: Daniel Straus trilogy doesn’t make any sense

Scott Coker and the officials of Bellator made an interesting matchmaking decision when they booked Daniel Straus to face Patricio “Pitbull” Freire for a third time despite losing the first two bouts. The featherweight championship will be on the line when champion Freire tries to secure his third win over Straus at “Bellator 145” on...

Sep 12, 2015 7:48 pm

Josh Thomson: ‘No Doubt Khabib’s A Future UFC Champ’

Former UFC lightweight and current Bellator MMA lightweight Josh Thomson trains with top UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov at AKA and says that there’s no question ‘The Eagle’ will be a champ in the very near future. Khabib will return after a long layoff due to injury and face off with Tony Ferguson. Before being injured,...


Sep 12, 2015 4:36 pm

Holly Holm: ‘Fighting Rousey Sooner Could Be Better’

Undefeated UFC bantamweight Holly Holm is gearing up for the biggest fight of her life, against champ Ronda Rousey, which will now take place on Nov. 14, instead of the originally scheduled Jan. 2. Rousey vs. Holm was set for UFC 195 but because of changes to the main event scheduled for UFC 193, which...

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 11, 2015 7:52 am

Here Are The Rules For Bellator’s ‘Dynamite’ Tournament

  Bellator MMA has announced the rules for their four-man, single-night light heavyweight tournament, which takes place at “Bellator 142: Dynamite” next week in California. The tournament includes former UFC standout Phil Davis taking on former Bellator title holder Emanuel Newton, as well as former Strikeforce champ Muhammed Lawal squaring off with Linton Vassell. In...

Sep 8, 2015 11:18 am

Strawweight Alex Chambers ‘Blew Her Knee’ During VanZant Fight

  UFC strawweight, Alex Chambers suffered a disappointing loss to the tough Paige VanZant this past Saturday at UFC 191. VanZant was the huge favorite going into it and showed why during it. She kept the pace up and put a beating on the TUF 20 cast member. It never really seemed like Chambers was...

Sep 6, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! McGregor Didn’t Throw A Single Kick Ahead Of Mendes Fight

  UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor wants the world to know that going into the Chad Mendes fight at UFC 189, he was anything but 100%. Apparently he wasn’t able to throw a single kick during all of his training and still, he was able to go in and get the finish. So now...

Aug 31, 2015 6:24 am

Gadelha speaks out on injury, claims she will be ready for Jedrzejczyk

Claudia Gadelha’s impressive performance against Jessica Aguilar at “UFC 190” turned some heads and made people question how another fight between her and “Joanna Champion” would go. In their first meeting, Jedrzejczyk would barely get the best of Gadelha in a split decision. Both women have gone on a tear since then and her victory...

Aug 30, 2015 7:12 am

Carlos Condit reacts to Robbie Lawler’s injury

Fight fans will have to wait for a potential “fight of the year” matchup between UFC Welterweight Champion Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit. The bout was scheduled to headline “UFC 193? in Melbourne, Australia but the champion suffered a thumb injury that forced him off of the card. As a result of the fight getting...

Aug 30, 2015 4:32 am

Carmont vs. Lins Booked As ‘Dynamite’ Four-Man Tourney Alternate Fight

Bellator and GLORY’s first joint event is set to go off with a bang in September as “Dynamite 1” will feature a one night, four man light heavyweight tournament. UFC veteran Phil Davis, Emanuel Newton, Linton Vassell, and Muhammed Lawal will battle for supremacy and possibly the right to face the winner of Ortiz/McGeary for...

Aug 28, 2015 8:43 pm

Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm Moved To UFC 193 Main Event

This just in, UFC president Dana White appeared on Sportscenter and announced that Rounda Rousey vs Holly Holm has been moved to UFC 193, in Melbourne, Australia. The thought is that it’s the UFC’s attempt to boost attendance for the massive stadium in order to break the all time attendance record. The original main event...

Aug 24, 2015 7:38 am

Charles Oliveira explains his injury, wants rematch with Max Holloway

UFC fans witnessed a scary moment on Sunday evening at “UFC Fight Night 74” when Charles Oliveira was stretchered out of the octagon after falling victim to a neck injury. Oliveira shot for a takedown which Max Molloway easily shrugged off. Holloway wanted nothing to do with the grappling ace on the ground and demanded...

Aug 19, 2015 12:48 pm

Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl: ‘My ankle got its a*s kicked by Ronda Rousey.’

Yes ladies and gentlemen, UFC champion Ronda Rousey is so big that she’s being referenced by mega rock stars now. The lead singer and guitar player for the band Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, mentioned the champ in a Q&A with Rolling Stone, which they published in their Aug. 13 edition. He was talking about his...

Aug 16, 2015 6:00 am

“Rowdy” Bec Rawlings has her OWN version of the “#DNB” movement

Ronda Rousey’s “#DNB” movement may have inspired thousands of young women to work out and work towards their goals, but “Rowdy” Bec Rawling’s version of the movement may appeal to men AND women of all shapes and sizes! Rawlings is sitting on the sidelines healing from an injury she suffered that forced her to pull...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

Raphael Assuncao Set To Undergo Surgery––Return Date Unknown

UFC bantamweight contender Raphael Assuncao (23-4 MMA) will have to undergo surgery on his right ankle this Thursday in Atlanta. Assuncao’s manager Danny Rubenstein confirmed the news to MMAFighting.com. According to the report, Assuncao had injured his ankle back in December, but was told by doctors that the injury did not require surgery. However, he...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

Healed Up Pacquiao Wants Mayweather Rematch In 2016

Boxer Manny Pacquiao is healed up and ready for a rematch with rival Floyd Mayweather. He lost a decision in their first, record breaking, match but still insist that he thinks he did enough to win. He’s also sticking to his claim that Mayweahter ran the whole fight, which a lot of fans would probably...

Aug 10, 2015 7:05 pm

“Cowboy” refuses to wait until February for Dos Anjos, eyeing move up to 170

Donald Cerrone may be one of the toughest individuals to ever step foot in the octagon. “Cowboy” is currently riding a gigantic wave of momentum in the form of an eight fight win streak. His most recent victory against John Makdessi at UFC 187 secured him a shot at the UFC Lightweight Championship, which is...

Aug 10, 2015 2:00 am

OUCH! Claudia Gadelha’s broken finger blew up like a balloon!

Claudia Gadelha picked up arguably the biggest win of her career in Brazil when she dominated former WSOF champion Jessica Aguilar at UFC 190. During the one sided performance, Gadelha injured her left hand and ultimately received a lengthy suspension because of it. The strawweight revealed a picture of her hand and it isn’t pretty:...

Aug 8, 2015 7:37 am

Things Get Awkward For Khabib And Pettis During Bus Ride

  UFC lightweights Khabib Nurmagomedov and Anthony Pettis haven’t exactly been supportive when it comes to their back and forth on social media. After Pettis lost the title to Rafael dos Anjos, Khabib took to Twitter and told him to back to the prelims. After Khabib got injured again and had to pull out of...

Aug 7, 2015 12:15 am

Which UFC Fighter Has Mismatched Feet?

Now I’m not a doctor but I’m pretty sure this UFC heavyweight’s feet aren’t supposed to look like that. Stefan Struve, who just fought and beat Big Nog at UFC 190, shared this picture on his Instagram, showing his feet looking completely different from one another. Looks like he injured one of them during the...

Aug 6, 2015 10:13 am

Alistair Overeem Puts GLORY On Blast For Financial Issues

“No. And I will explain why: Because there are no good big promotions. The only big promotion is Glory, and Glory is struggling financially. It’s not what it once used to be with K-1.” “The problem is: there is no heavyweight division”, he says. “It’s only Rico. Because everybody else quit or is retired or...

Jul 29, 2015 2:45 pm

‘Killashaw’ Goes Off!––’Dominick Cruz hits like a little b*tch’

The UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw blew people away with his dominating performance over former champ Renan Barao at UFC on FOX 16. He controlled the fight from the start to the fourth round finish, where he had Barao up against the cage and began unleashing furious punches until the referee stopped it. Ever since...

Jul 27, 2015 12:00 pm

‘Bang’: Dillashaw KOs Cruz Inside 2 Rounds!

TJ Dillashaw has proven he is a force to reckon with in the bantamweight division. The UFC champion has now successfully defended his title twice and the time may come to give Dominick Cruz, a man who never truly lost his title, his opportunity. If that day comes, Dillashaw’s striking coach Duane “Bang” Ludwig believes...

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...