646 Search Results for UFC 146

Apr 19, 2016 4:45 pm

Jose Aldo reacts to Conor McGregor’s retirement

Early Tuesday morning Conor McGregor stunned the MMA world as he announced his retirement from MMA. While at first many believed that the featherweight champ’s Tweet was a joke, sources confirmed that McGregor was indeed serious about retiring. It didn’t take long for his coach, John Kavanagh, to confirm the news via Twitter. Understandably so,...

Apr 17, 2016 11:38 am

Photo | Diego Brandao mug shot

News surfaced late Saturday evening that UFC featherweight Diego Brandao had been arrested and charged with aggravated battery and 3 counts of aggravated assault according to ABQJournal. Brandao was involved in a verbal dispute with a DJ at a strip club called ‘Knockouts’. Brandao left the club, and was later denied re-entry due to the...

Apr 16, 2016 7:32 pm

Tony Ferguson unimpressed by Khabib Nurmagomedov’s win

On the main card of UFC on FOX 19, Khabib Nurmagomedov made his impressive return to the Octagon after two years away from the sport. ‘The Eagle’ faced UFC newcomer Darrell Horcher after Tony ‘El Cucuy’ Ferguson was forced out of the fight nearly a week before fight night. After Nurmagomedov’s win over Horcher, Ferguson...

Mar 29, 2016 2:24 pm

MMA community reacts to Jon Jones’ arrest

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is in trouble with the law once again. However, Jones is claiming this incident is the result of a lying Albuquerque police officer. On Monday, it was revealed in a police officer body cam video that the former champ was given five traffic citations from an Albuquerque police...


Mar 23, 2016 1:57 am

Thrilled members from the MMA community react to New York’s MMA legalization

Tuesday was a historic day for sports. New York was the last state in the U.S. to have MMA outlawed, and the process to have that changed started on Tuesday when a bill to change the laws and regulate MMA in New York passed with a 113-25 vote. The bill now awaits the governer’s signature...

Mar 21, 2016 11:39 am

MMA community reacts to Mark Hunt’s walk-off KO over Frank Mir

Mark Hunt delivered another one of his signature walk-off knockouts at UFC Fight Night 85 in Brisbane, Australia over the weekend. Hunt landed a thudding blow to former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir that sent him to the canvas. Hunt knew he didn’t need to follow up with more strikes seeing that Mir was out...

Mar 21, 2016 10:53 am

VIDEO | Frankie Edgar lambastes Conor McGregor with an absolutely amazing call out

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar is on his campaign for a fight against UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. Although Edgar was previously told he would get his second shot at the featherweight title, “The Answer” has yet to get his hands on “The Notorious.” Check out this video made in support of team Edgar...

Mar 12, 2016 3:39 pm

Eddie Alvarez vs. Donald Cerrone 2?

Since losing his octagon debut to Donald Cerrone via decision at UFC 178 in September of 2014, former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez (27-4 MMA) has put together back-to-back victories over top contenders and former MMA champions Gilbert Melendez and Anthony Pettis inside of the octagon. The 32-year-old took to Twitter where he asked “who is...

Mar 10, 2016 10:18 pm

VIDEO | New Nate Diaz highlight video may be the best one we have ever seen

“Conor McGregor, you’re taking everything I worked for, mother f*cker. I’m gonna fight your fu*king ass. You know what’s the real fight, what’s the real money fight? Me. Not these clowns that you already punked at the press conference. Ain’t nobody wants to see that. You know you can beat them already. It’s an easy...

Feb 27, 2016 7:43 pm

MMA world reacts to Michael Bisping’s win over Anderson Silva

Saturday afternoon in London, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva went to war over the course of 5 rounds. Ultimately, Bisping was awarded the unanimous decision win. Immediately, Twitter went wild with reactions from fighters in awe of Bisping’s impressive win over arguably the greatest fighter of all time. Below you can see a compilation of...

Feb 3, 2016 11:47 am

Coach Edmond Tarverdyan says Ronda Rousey ‘could still box with anybody in the world’

It has been made apparent that former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has not watched her fight against Holly Holm yet. According to her coach Edmond Tarverdyan, she may never watch her own knockout loss. Tarverdyan spoke with ESPN recently on his critics and their gameplan versus pride in their match with Holly Holm...

Feb 2, 2016 9:45 am

Benson Henderson gets immediate Bellator MMA title shot on April 22nd

Earlier this week it was announced that former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson had signed with Bellator MMA rather than re-signing with the UFC given that his contract was up. Henderson released a statement via his website announcing his signing, which included a ‘thank you’ to UFC President Dana White and UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta....

Jan 29, 2016 11:51 am

Rousey’s coach takes blame for loss to Holm

At UFC 193 Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey that saw “The Preacher’s Daughter” claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship by picking up a 2nd round KO win. Following the bout Rousey and her head coach Edmond Tarverdyan caught quite a bit of criticism. Rousey was criticized for her confidence going...

Jan 29, 2016 10:46 am

Rousey still hasn’t watched footage of Holm fight

At UFC 193 Holly Holm put on a nearly flawless performance against Ronda Rousey en route to a 2nd round head-kick KO win that saw “The Preacher’s Daughter” claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Since the loss, Rousey has turned her attention to her acting career, which will no give her enough time to prepare...

Jan 28, 2016 6:50 am

Edmond Tarverdyan fires back at people criticizing Rousey’s performance against Holm

Following the flawless performance put on by Holly Holm against Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship, Rousey and head coach Edmond Tarverdyan found themselves under fire. Rousey was criticized for her confidence leading up to the fight, while Tarverdyan was criticized for what people believed was an inability to...

Jan 19, 2016 8:18 am

QUICK TWITT: Fighters react to Cruz’s triumphant return

Sunday night in Boston Dominick Cruz had just his second fight in 4 years as he successfully defeated TJ Dillashaw to reclaim the UFC bantamweight championship. Following the fight, fighters took to Twitter to react to Cruz’s triumphant return. #andnew congrats @TheDomin8r , crush you are an inspiration. You never stopped believing. Congrats brother! pic.twitter.com/iL9EXxmNFX...

Jan 13, 2016 10:47 am

Nick Diaz makes an announcement following NSAC hearing

It was a breath of fresh air after the Nevada State Athletic Commission came to a settlement on Nick Diaz’s suspension and fine on Tuesday. The commission who previously had a five-year suspension and $165,000 fine slapped on Diaz for testing positive for Marijuana in the state for the third time reduced the penalties on...

Dec 9, 2015 1:19 pm

FAIL! How NOT to use the punch machine game

How Not To Punch A Punch Machine When the punch machine fights back…via ViralHog Posted by UNILAD on Thursday, October 22, 2015 We’ve seen plenty of fighters try their hand at the punch machine game over the course of the last few months. We saw Jon Jones take the challenge, and realized that according to...

Dec 2, 2015 8:55 am

Jones fires back at Cormier for criticism

With all of the extra muscle mass being packed on by former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones recently, there has been much speculation as to how Jones’ cardio will be affected by the extra muscle. Light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier recently spoke about Jones new physique, saying Jones is ‘messing with the formula’ that...

Nov 25, 2015 12:17 pm

WATCH! The story of Conor McGregor’s coach, John Kavanagh of Straight Blast Gym

project1of6: John Kavanagh from Form Dublin on Vimeo. Check out this profile by Form Dublin of John Kavanagh, head coach of UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor at the Straight Blast Gym in Ireland. Kavanagh, Irelands first Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt, and first MMA fighter in the cage talks about his childhood and how...

Nov 17, 2015 8:54 pm

George Foreman sends supportive message to Rousey

Following her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm this past Saturday, Ronda Rousey has been on the receiving end of much criticism from fans. Numerous high-profile MMA fighters and boxers, including Floyd Mayweather, have reached out to Rousey to offer words of support. The legendary George Foreman is the most recent boxer to join...

Nov 17, 2015 10:56 am

Myles Jury’s ‘3 lessons learned from Rousey vs. Holm’

As everyone knows by now, this past Saturday Holly Holm shocked the world in Melbourne Australia as she knocked put on a nearly flawless performance against Ronda Rousey, and claimed the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Standout UFC lightweight Myles Jury, who is currently preparing for a featherweight bout against Charles Oliveira at UFC on FOX...

Nov 2, 2015 7:53 am

MacDonald reveals what went through his mind during Lawler staredown

Earlier this year Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald put on one of the most exciting fights in UFC history. At the end of the 4th round Lawler and MacDonald stood in the middle of the Octagon after the round ended, eyeing one another down. MacDonald was asked via a forum what was going through his...

Oct 24, 2015 4:35 pm

Twitter reacts to Louis Smolka’s submission win over Paddy Holohan

In the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ Louis Smolka walked into hostile territory and defeated Ireland’s own Paddy Holohan in front of his hometown crowd. Twitter immediately went wild afterward, and we have compiled the best reactions for your viewing pleasure. Time for the #UFCDublin Main Event! @PaddyHolohanMMA vs @LastSamuraiUFC LIVE on @UFCFightPass pic.twitter.com/4v7Z6vj2yT —...

Oct 22, 2015 10:38 am

Officials announce new date for Bellator 147

Officials announced today that the initial Dec. 11 date for Bellator 147 has been changed to take place a week earlier, on Dec. 4, according to MMA Junkie. Fighters already scheduled on the card include lightweights in former Strikeforce champion/UFC vet Josh Thomson (21-8 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) vs. Pablo Villaseca (10-1 MMA, 0-1 BMMA) as...

Oct 14, 2015 12:49 pm

With Stipe Out, Rothwell Pulled From Dublin Card, Eyeing Reems Slot Against JDS

It was announced yesterday that UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic had suffered an injury and had to pull out of his scheduled fight with Ben Rothwell, which was set for Oct. 24 in Dublin, Ireland. It was reported that the UFC was looking for a last minute replacement to take on Rothwell, but now it looks...