821 Search Results for Gilbert Melendez

Jun 9, 2015 8:11 am

Uriah Hall Takes Short Notice Fight, Meets Krzysztof Jotko In 11 Days

Flashy striker Uriah Hall will step back into action at UFC Fight Night 69. Hall, who fought on May 23 at UFC 187 and loss a split decision to Rafael Natal, has accepted a short notice fight to replace an injured Derek Brunson and will take on Krzysztof Jotko in 11 days. UFC Fight Night...

Jun 9, 2015 7:54 am

Brian Ebersole Planned For ‘Fairy Tale Ending’ To MMA Career

MMA veteran Brian Ebersole suffered a knee injury this past Saturday at UFC Fight Night 68, that caused him to stop the fight between rounds and walk away with the loss. That would be the last time he walked out of the cage. Backstage Ebersole told the media that he was retiring from the sport,...

Jun 9, 2015 7:14 am

Matt Mitrione: ‘Split-Second Decision Cost Me The Fight’

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione is probably his biggest critic, especially when it comes to his recent loss in the octagon, this past Saturday. Mitrione went up against Ben Rothwell at UFC Fight Night 68. Like most fights on the card, this one didn’t last very long. Most expected Mitrione to keep the fight on the...

Jun 9, 2015 6:30 am

WATCH! Al Iaquinta And Bobby Green Verbally Bash Each Other

Check out this mash up of UFC lightweight Bobby Green and Al Iaquinta talking trash to each other. Does this make you more excited to see the fight, or is it just your average hype talk? BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 9, 2015 5:34 am

Stipe Miocic: ‘I’m The Best In The Division’

UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic talks about LeBron James, the UFC/Reebok deal and explains why he is the best in the division. WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 9, 2015 5:20 am

‘UFC 188 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 1’

In the first episode of UFC 188 Embedded, interim champ Fabrico Werdum shows off his training center ‘MTV Cribs’ style. AKA’s Cain Velasquez takes in the sights of Mexico while preparing to defend his heavyweight title. WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 9, 2015 4:00 am

WATCH! Behind-The-Scenes Look At Tecia Torres’ UFC 188 Training Camp

Tecia Torres UFC 188 from Alexis Salmeron on Vimeo. This video features UFC strawweight Tecia Torres as she prepares for her fight with Angela Hill at UFC 188, in Mexico City. Watch her train and talk about her journey to the top of the division. WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 8, 2015 6:54 pm

Jedrzejczyk: ‘Never Doubt the Underdog, That’s How I Won the Title’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk walked into UFC 185 as the underdog on nearly every bookies’ sportsbook when she challenged Carla Esparza for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship. By the time Jedrzejczyk stepped out of the octagon, the championship was slung over her shoulder and the jaws of bettors around the world were on the floor. Never doubt...

Jun 8, 2015 6:47 pm

‘I Feel More Mexican Than Cain Velasquez!’

UFC 188 is fast approaching and we will soon see the return of UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez. Velasquez, of Mexican heritage, will be fighting in his home country for the first time in his career and will receive a ravenous ovation, but Fabricio Werdum doesn’t think his will be far off! Werdum has moved...

Jun 8, 2015 6:21 pm

Cathal Pendred Slams Joe Rogan on Biased Commentary

Cathal Pendred has, for some reason, become one of the most criticized fighters in the mixed martial arts community. The finger-pointing began after his bout with Sean Spencer at UFC Fight Night 59 in January when the fight’s pace slowed down severely in the final round. Unbeknownst to Pendred, UFC commentator Joe Rogan was talking...

Jun 8, 2015 6:04 pm

Bantamweights McMann and Nunes Signed for UFC Fight Night 74

Amanda Nunes has the opportunity to jump up the women’s bantamweight rankings when she meets Sara McMann at UFC Fight Night 74 in Nashville, Tennessee. The bout is set to take place in August in Bridgestone Arena. UFC officials confirmed the bout with Fox Sports. Nunes wants to prove she deserved her place in the...

Jun 8, 2015 5:10 pm

Demian Maia and Neil Magny Set to Fight at UFC 190

UFC 190 is looking stacked with the addition of a new welterweight matchup! Veteran Demian Maia will be stepping into the octagon for the twenty-first time as he squares off with up-and-comer Neil Magny, Tatame reports. Althrough Magny (8-2 UFC) is far from a newcomer in the octagon, he has just started to make a...

Jun 8, 2015 4:16 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Hendo Back in the Mix, Rothwell Makes Moves

Another UFC event has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated accordingly. There are some odd changes this week, but everything seems to be in order for the stars of Fight Night 68. Dan Henderson made his way into the middleweight rankings. Previously unranked, Hendo took the thirteenth spot above Robert...

Jun 8, 2015 4:11 pm

FREE FIGHT! Fabricio Werdum Batters and Bloodies Roy Nelson (Full)

Hard-hitting heavyweights Fabricio Werdum and Roy Nelson throw haymakers at each other inside the Octagon at UFC 143. Werdum looks to become the undisputed heavyweight champion as he takes on current champ Cain Velasquez at UFC 188 in Mexico City. BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 8, 2015 3:58 pm

Leites: ‘Jose Aldo is 200% Ready for Conor McGregor’

Jose Aldo will finally be stepping into the octagon to defend his UFC Featherweight Championship against Conor McGregor at UFC 189 next month. The “World Tour” was extremely successful and garnered interest from mainstream media outlets, but now it’s time for the two to train and get ready for the fight. Thales Leites, Aldo’s training...

Jun 8, 2015 3:05 pm

Erick Silva Promises to End Fight with Rick Story ‘As Soon as Possible’

There was a time when Erick Silva was looked at as the next big thing to come out of Brazil. Silva suffered a couple setbacks against the likes of Matt Brown, Jon Fitch and Dong Hyun Kim which took the spotlight away from him for a short amount of time. However, still young, Silva is...

Jun 8, 2015 2:55 pm

‘I’m A More Dangerous Opponent for Cormier than Gustafsson’

Ryan Bader has been campaigning for a shot at the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship which was recently claimed by Daniel Cormier. After Cormier defeated Anthony Johnson at UFC 187 in May, Bader confronted Cormier at the post fight press conference and took matters into his own hands. For the following weeks, Bader and Cormier proceeded...

Jun 8, 2015 2:41 pm

Rothwell: ‘I Doubt Velasquez Will Fight the Same Once PED Testing Starts’

Ben Rothwell is basking in the glory of his win from Saturday night when he dominated “Meathead” Matt Mitrione at UFC Fight Night 68. Rothwell cut an interview after the fight which put the entire heavyweight division on blast, and he vowed he would become the UFC Heavyweight Champion. Rothwell has his sights set on...