906 Search Results for Gilbert Melendez

Jun 7, 2015 8:19 am

REPLAY! Rivera Drops and Finishes Caceres In Just 21 Seconds!

Francisco Rivera was the favorite walking into Saturday’s fight against Alex Caceres, but nobody expected the fight to end so quickly! Rivera showed he is one of the best in the world when he finished Caceres in just twenty-one seconds in the shortest fight of an action-packed night! Check out the highlights in the video...

Jun 7, 2015 8:12 am

REPLAY! Soto Gets Dropped & KOd by Birchak in Round 1

Anthony Birchak continued an amazing string of finishes at UFC Fight Night 68 when he stepped into the octagon to face favorite Joe Soto. Soto was caught off guard with a brutal combination that dropped him to his back where Birchak eventually finished him for the upset win! Check out the highlights above. BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS!...

Jun 7, 2015 8:00 am

World Class Muay Thai Champ Joins ISIS

Valdet Gashi claimed to have been honing his Muay-Thai skills in Thailand for the past several months, but in reality, he had joined ISIS and left for Syria to fight in the war. Gashi confirmed the news during an interview with SRF Radio. The World Muay-Thai champion traveled to Syria with three other boxers. The...

Jun 7, 2015 8:00 am

“Rampage” Parties with Cerrone: ‘Dude Is Buck Wild!’

Why is it not hard to believe that Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is one of the most fun fighters to party with? If he brings half of the excitement to the dance floor that he brings to the octagon, you’re going to have a good time with “Cowboy”! Quinton “Rampage” Jackson met up with the likes...

Jun 7, 2015 7:54 am

UFC Fight Night 68 Numbers! Attendance and Gate Revealed

UFC Fight Night 68 could go down as the best card of the year as fans in attendance saw a total of ten stoppages! Dan Henderson capped off the exciting fight card with a twenty-eight second knockout over fellow middleweight Tim Boetsch. After the event, numbers surrounding the event were revealed. During the post fight...

Jun 7, 2015 5:00 am

WE ROLLIN’! Burt Watson Doing What He Does Best at CFFC

Burt Watson is back doing what he does best! Watson used to be the babysitter of the stars and organized a lot of what happened behind the scenes at UFC. Now, he is babysitting the stars of tomorrow at Cage Fury Fighting Championships! Check out the clip of him below hyping up their champion for...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! MMA Rules Fight with Swords and Armor (Full Fight)

The company who is mostly known for managing the career of PRIDE legend Fedor Emelianenko have thrown their hats, and helmets, into the knight fighting game. It doesn’t get much more bizarre than this in the world of mixed martial arts, but here’s your chance to see how an MMA fight between knights would have...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

Pitbull: ‘Kimbo/Shamrock? Title Fights Should Always Headline Events’

Bellator Featherweight Champion Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire will be defending his championship at Bellator 138, however he will only be co-headlining along with Daniel Weichel. Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock’s rivalry will be getting the top-bill on the card as executives believe it will be drawing more eyes to the product. “I see two signs here:...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! Cotto Retains Titles and Knocks Geale Out in the 4th Round

Miguel Cotto successfully defended his middleweight championship earlier this week when he knocked Daniel Geale out in the fourth round. Cotto is now riding a three fight win streak after suffering consecutive losses against Austin Trout and Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather. Do you think Cotto has enough pull to land a rematch against Mayweather? Will Mayweather...

Jun 6, 2015 2:23 pm

PIC! Thiago Alves’ Nose Post Surgery

Thiago Alves got his nose busted up bad when he fought and loss to Carlos Condit. His face looked like something our of a horror movie. Luckily, he’s back to looking like Thiago Alves, sort of. Alves had to have surgery to repair his badly broken nose. The welterweight posted this picture of his post-surgery...

Jun 6, 2015 1:26 pm

Jackson: ‘If We Have To Handcuff Cerrone To A Chair We Will’

Will he wait or won’t he? That is the question. UFC lightweight Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone has been on a tear and is now the number one contender and next in line for a shot at Rafael dos Anjos. The only problem with that is the champ is still out until December, healing from an injury,...

Jun 6, 2015 12:52 pm

UFC Fighter Makwan Amirkhani: ‘NY Police Should Take Example From Me’

UFC fighter Makwan Amirkhani, best known for knocking out Andy Ogle with a flying knee just 8 seconds into his debut, has a suggestion for the New York police department. Amirkhani recently appeared on The MMA Hour and talked about a lot things, including a video he posted on Facebook, which shows him apprehending a...

Jun 6, 2015 12:19 pm

UFC Fight Night 68: ‘Hendo vs. Boetsch’ Results

UFC Fight Night 68: ‘Dan Henderson vs. Tim Boetsch’ went down Saturday in New Orleans. The MMA legend took on ‘The Barbarian’ and returned to greatness in quick order. Here’s the full results: Main Card: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) Tim Boetsch vs. Dan Henderson- Dan Henderson wins via KO at :28 of round...

Jun 6, 2015 11:39 am

Boestch: ‘I’d be honored to retire Hendo’

UFC middleweight Tim Boetsch will go to battle with MMA legend Dan Henderson tonight at UFC Fight Night: New Orleans in the main event. ‘The Barbarian’ recently talked to UFC.COM about fighting Hendo and what it means to go against someone he looks up to, especially considering this could be his last fight, maybe. “I...

Jun 6, 2015 11:15 am

Hilarity Ensues When OSP Tries To Teach Forrest How To Dance — WATCH!

Teaching the UFC HOF Forrest Griffin how to party hop…#NotHappening Posted by Ovince St Preux on Monday, June 1, 2015 The short clip came out last week sometime, but here’s the full video with audio of Forrest Griffin trying to learn a new dance! BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 6, 2015 10:49 am

Urijah Faber Will Not ‘Whine’ About The Reebok Deal

Plenty of UFC fighters have come forward expressing their thoughts on the UFC/Reebok deal. Like most controversial talking points, there are those who responded positively and those who have not. A lot of fighters are revealing that they will lose a lot of money with the new deal and some fighters are saying they will...

Jun 6, 2015 9:19 am

UFC’s Leslie Smith Responds To McMann: ‘Psssh, I’ll Fight Her’

The dangerous Team Cesar Gracie trained Leslie Smith responds to former UFC title challenger Sara McMann’s call out of the entire female bantamweight roster. She also talks fighter pay, and more. Shot by our own, Layzie The Savage. WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 6, 2015 8:59 am

Mike ‘Quick’ Swick Verbally KO’s Alex Garcia

Mike Swick is preparing to make his return to the octagon after a long hiatus. The TUF alum and UFC vet will face off against Alex Garcia at UFC 189, but before that it looks like things are already heating up between the two. Garcia sent out a tweet to Swick telling him he was...

Jun 6, 2015 8:22 am

Bec Rawlings: ‘Women In My Division Are On Juice’

‘Rowdy’ Bec Rawlings believes that there are women in her division who aren’t playing by the rules. The UFC strawweight was recently asked, in an interview for The Courier Mail, about the new anti-doping policy and testing program that the UFC announced. She said that she’s happy about and hopes it really cleans up the...

Jun 6, 2015 7:46 am

Kenny Florian Lands Robot Fighting Job

Former UFC fighter and current analyst Kenny Florian does a great job doing commentary and breakdowns of MMA action, so why not do it for robots? That’s right Florian has been hired to do play-by-play/commentary for the new ABC show Battlebots. If that sounds familiar it’s because it is. The show was around a while...

Jun 6, 2015 7:45 am

DC On Gustafsson Title Shot: ‘All Logic Said It Was Going To Be Bader’

UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier just won the title and already has a challenger lined up, only it’s one he didn’t expect. Cormeir, like plenty of fans, expected to fight Ryan Bader simply because he was the only one that logically mad sense. Well, as we know, sometimes logic doesn’t get you a titles shot....

Jun 6, 2015 7:17 am

BUSTED! MMA’s Biggest Criminals

Can you think of some of the biggest criminals in MMA. Of course a lot of you would say Jon Jones because he’s the most recent and perhaps most high profile, but did you know about all these guys too check out the video!! WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 6, 2015 7:04 am

WATCH! Dan Henderson: ‘I’m Still Close To My Prime’

UFC middleweight and MMA legend Dan Henderson fights tonight on UFC Fight Night: New Orleans. He’ll take on Tim Boetsch in the main event and still believes that regardless of his age he’s still pretty close to his prime. What do you guys think? BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 6, 2015 6:50 am

Rockhold, Velasquez And Cormier Phone Home

The boys of AKA are riding high right now. American Kickboxing Academy now currently has two UFC champions under its roof and a potential third coming up in the future. Cain Velasquez will defend his heavyweight title against Fabricio Werdum in Mexico City, Daniel Cormier just won the light-heavyweight strap by defeating Anthony Johnson and...

Jun 6, 2015 6:28 am

KO! GLORY’s Zack Mwekassa Puts His Opponent Down

Last night GLORY 22 went down and we saw some entertaining kickboxing taking place. One of the highlights of the night was Zach Mwekessa’s devastating KO of Carlos Brooks. Mwekessa hurt with with a left hand, then followed up with another left that dropped Brooks to the canvas. Thanks to GLORY’s twitter account we have...