644 Search Results for ufc 137

Jul 24, 2015 11:12 am

Barao’s Coach: ‘Dillashaw Lacks Power, Has Barbie Hands’

“If TJ had excellent punching power, he would have finished it after that first knockdown. So I can tell he has Barbie hands. Let’s see how it is now. That’s all I can say about the current champion.” Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao will look to reclaim his belt when he takes on the...

Jul 22, 2015 10:37 am

TJ Dillashaw: ‘I’m Going To Finish Barao Faster This Time’

“I see myself finishing the fight a little faster. It’s a huge advantage for me for multiple reasons. Not only does it affect the body carrying too much weight — he gasses out in fights — I’ve been training at the weight I’ll fight. “I’m concentrating on the fight, not fighting the scale. There’s added...

Jul 22, 2015 7:53 am

Ronda Rousey’s Not Playing, Ready To Make Example Of Correia

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey says she will not be looking for a quick finish against Bethe Correia and instead wants to use her to make sure other fighters don’t try some of the things she did. As in, make comments about Rousey’s family. Correia made a comment a while back about Rousey killing herself...

Jul 21, 2015 12:01 am

Werdum & Wanderlei Go To WAR… In Photoshop!

Wanderlei Silva and UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum are going at it on social media, sort of. The two have posted photoshopped photos of each other, poking fun. Silva shared one of an ‘oversized’ Werdum and the champ shared one of Wandy enjoying the comfort of a ‘happy face’. Check it out! @werdum em off?...


Jul 14, 2015 1:31 am

Will Cub Swanson Fight Again? Maybe Not

“Ultimately, I’m not even 100% sure that I’m going to fight again. With breaking my jaw again, this is my ninth broken hand. So, I’m definitely hungry, but I want to make sure that my mind is on it 100% if I’m going to do it.” That’s what UFC featherweight Cub Swanson told MixedMartialArts.com when...

Jul 14, 2015 12:15 am

Wandy: ‘Shut Up Dana White!’

Wanderlei Silva is still taking every opportunity he gets to bash the UFC and Dana White. In his recent attack, ‘The Axe Murderer’ posted a long message on his Instagram, directed to UFC president Dana White. He starts with, “@Danawhiteufc shut up you are not warrio[r] to speak like warrior…” Then it goes on. Check...

Jul 7, 2015 8:39 am

Eddie Alvarez Comments On Melendez Drug Test

UFC lightweight Eddie Alvarez fought Gilbert Melendez at UFC 188, in Mexico City, and pulled out a close decision win over the former Strikeforce champion. News broke yesterday that Melendez had failed a drug test for UFC 188 and of course Alvarez had plenty to say on the matter. Alvarez took to Twitter and posted...

Jul 5, 2015 1:42 pm

Booking Roundup: Gegard Mousasi Comes Back to Japan!

Once again, it’s been a ridiculous week in the world of mixed martial arts. Chad Mendes was named as the official opponent for Conor McGregor at UFC 189, but there were several other fights announced as well! Catch up with the news on this week’s Booking Roundup! UFC Fight Night 71: Sicilia Gets a New Opponent...

Jun 24, 2015 12:29 pm

Paige VanZant Will Battle Alex Chambers In September

Looks like all you ‘FanZants’ have something to celebrate. UFC strawweight and Team Alpha Male fighter, Paige VanZant has booked her next opponent. The popular UFC star will face off against TUF alum Alex Chambers at UFC 191, which takes place Sept. 5 in Las Vegas, NV. VanZant is currently 2-0 in the UFC and...

Jun 18, 2015 11:22 am

Lashley On Reebok Deal — ‘Fighters need to stand up for themselves’

  “I understand business to a certain point, but I think at the same time, with this the fighters are going to have to kinda stand up for themselves. I understand everybody wants to say, ‘The UFC this and that,’ but I think at this point in time they’ve gotta form some type of union...

Jun 9, 2015 4:32 pm

Floyd Mayweather Backtracks On Vacating Titles… For Now

Floyd Mayweather Jr. announced that he wanted to vacate his titles after he beat Manny Pacquiao. So, the WBO set up a fight between Timothy Bradley and Jesse Vargas for the welterweight title. Now, Mayweather is saying hold up on all that. Reports came out stating that Mayweather had his lawyers block the fight from...

Jun 9, 2015 4:11 pm

California Leads Charge, Suspends Fighter For Two Years Following Failed PED Test

The California State Athletic Commission is not messing around anymore. Today, Executive Director Andy Foster announced that two fighters who fought on the Bellator 137, card failed their drug test. According to Foster, bantamweight Mike Richman and welterweight Fernando Gonzalez failed their test. Richman lost his fight and tested positive for a PED. Gonzalez won...

Jun 9, 2015 3:35 pm

Khabib’s Dad Talks About The Injury Rate At AKA

Daniel Cormier, Cain Velasquez, Luke Rockhold and Khabib Nurmagomedov all train at American Kickboxing Academy. That’s two current UFC champions, one upcoming title challenger and one of the top UFC lightweights. So what’s the big deal? The deal is that UFC president has been vocal with his opinions on AKA and their training methods. White...

Jun 8, 2015 10:54 am

Ronda Rousey to eBay Buyer: Don’t Please Yourself in the Car

Last week, Ronda Rousey and her family put her 2005 Honda Accord LX on eBay. The car sold for just over $20,000 and had a slew of Rousey memorabilia in it from medals to training gear. This is the same car that the UFC Bantamweight Champion lived out of while having financial troubles before her...

Jun 4, 2015 4:10 am

ENTOURAGE’D! Ronda Rousey Gets Chummy With Piven

Ronda Rousey’s new movie, Entourage, came out this week and she seems to be enjoying her time in Hollywood, hanging out with Ari Gold aka Jeremy Piven. Check it out! #WhenWasThatWednesday On set with @howulivinjpiven aka Ari Gold on set of @entouragemovie – Out in theaters today!! A photo posted by rondarousey (@rondarousey) on Jun...

Jun 2, 2015 5:23 am

PIC! Rousey Doing ‘That Hollywood Thing’

UFC champion Ronda Rousey hit the red carpet for her new movie Entourage. Check out the picture she shared with fans! Who’s planning on seeing the movie? About to walk out the door for @entouragemovie and try to do “the Hollywood thing” without falling on my face last night – love the hidden braids, @thisisbabe...

May 21, 2015 9:48 am

PAYCUT! Mousasi Latest Fighter To Speak Out Against Reebok Deal

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion and current UFC middleweight contender Gegard Mousasi is the latest fighter to speak out against the UFC’s Reebok sponsorship deal. “The Dreamcatcher” recently sat down with BloodyElbow where he stated that he stands to make a lot less money due to the new arrangement, his words: “Well, I’m going to...

May 19, 2015 2:57 pm

Is This Ronda’s Cryptic Reply To Cyborg’s Latest Verbal Bashing?

Ronda Rousey usually doesn’t shy away from trash talk, but could she be taking the high road after getting called out by “Cyborg” again? The UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion posted the following picture on Instagram and the quote could be directed at Invicta FC’s Featherweight Champ— check it out! Morning wisdom from #GeorgeClooney #quotephase A...

May 17, 2015 5:51 pm

Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘If You Want To Win, You Need To Go Crazy’

  UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is healing from his most recent knee injury and fans are starting to grumble about him not being in the octagon for so long. Injury is obviously an unfortunate part of the sport, but it seems like it’s been forever since Nurmagomedov has stepped foot in the cage. Khabib knows...

May 15, 2015 11:41 am

FIND ME ON TINDER! Ronda’s Dating Woes Explained

Ronda Rousey is one of the most polarizing figures in sports today. Sports Illustrated recently named her the most dominant athlete in sports and it’s hard to argue; Her last two title defenses totaled only thirty seconds. The champ has been featured in “Furious 7” and will be in the newest Entourage movie. While it...

May 15, 2015 11:40 am

NSAC Approves Measures For Lifetime Bans On Drug Users

The Nevada State Athletic Commission seems to be following UFC’s lead with more severe drug test enforcement as they have approved several new rules that are to be added to their book for drug test failure punishments. The UFC started to crack down on performance enhancing drug use in their promotion after Hector Lombard tested...

May 15, 2015 2:48 am

Grove To Halsey & Doubters: ‘I’m Going To Prove You Wrong!’ – EXCLUSIVE

Friday night on Spike TV, Bellator 137 goes down featuring a main event title fight between middleweight champion Brandon Halsey and Kendall Grove. Ahead of his bout with Halsey (who missed weight on Thursday and will be stripped of his title whether he wins or not) the TUF winner and former UFC fighter spoke with...

May 13, 2015 9:30 am

Khabib on Injuries — ‘I’ll be training smarter next time’

Khabib Nurmagomedov was as upset as anybody else when he learned he was being forced to pull out of his bout with Donald Cerrone at UFC 187. Nurmagomedov hasn’t fought since April 2014 and he is itching for an octagon return. “Fans sometimes talk crazy, but it’s OK,” Nurmagomedov told “MMA Hour“. “I understand fans...

May 7, 2015 10:56 am

Grove Hit With Last-Minute Drug Test by CSAC

UFC veteran and current Bellator Middleweight Championship contender Kendall Grove is set to face off with champion Brandon Halsey at Bellator 137 next weekend. While training for Halsey, Kendall Grove got hit with a last-minute drug test by the Nevada State Athletic Commission! Talk about a drug test 24 hours later I'm here in downtown...

Apr 20, 2015 12:21 pm

BETTING ODDS! T.J. Dillashaw, Anthony Pettis Open As Favorites

T.J. Dillashaw and Anthony Pettis have opened as favorites over their opponents, Renan Barao and Myles Jury. According to MMAOddsBreaker.com Dillashaw is the -215 favorite over Barao at +165. Former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis opened as the -350 favorite over Jury at +250. Think theses numbers will stick or change as the fight gets closer?...

Apr 19, 2015 6:24 am

‘McGregor Is Just Looking For Publicity, I Don’t Take Him Seriously’

“I don’t take that dude seriously. He’s just trying to get himself some publicity.” Earlier this week, Conor McGregor jumped into the mix of names who randomly call out Floyd Mayweather when he stated he would ‘kill Floyd Mayweather in less than thirty seconds.” TMZ Sports spoke with Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather and he apparently scoffed...