1122 Search Results for Urijah Faber

May 6, 2016 10:31 pm

VIDEO | Urijah Faber goes beast mode in training

UFC 199 is rapidly approaching! With just under a month until Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber have their highly anticipated trilogy fight for the UFC bantamweight championship on June 4th, training camps are in full swing! While a video emerged recently of Urijah Faber sparring with Master Thong, who was mimicking Dominick Cruz’s style, Faber...

May 6, 2016 7:44 am

VIDEO | Urijah Faber spars Master Thong, who mimics Dominick Cruz

Urijah Faber is currently gearing up for his trilogy fight against Dominick Cruz on June 4th in Inglewood California at UFC 199. Faber will look to close out his rivalry with the UFC bantamweight champion almost 10 years after it started back in the WEC days. Ahead of the fight, a clip has emerged of...

Apr 26, 2016 9:09 am

Dominick Cruz blasts “scumbag” Urijah Faber

Ahead of Dominick Cruz’s UFC 199 title defense against his nemesis, Urijah Faber, Cruz had some choice words for his rival. After TJ Dillashaw left Team Alpha Male last year, things were understandably tense between Faber and Dillashaw given the fact that Faber was Dillashaw’s mentor at one point in time. Things turned from bad...


Apr 11, 2016 11:58 am

VIDEO | Urijah Faber implying T.J. Dillashaw was on steroids while at Team Alpha Male

Urijah Faber has some big accusations against former teammate T.J. Dillashaw. In a recent interview on the “The Herd,” Faber and UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz were in a verbal war ahead of their upcoming title fight at UFC 199. Cruz questioned Faber’s opponents saying that he hasn’t fought the best fighters in their division...

Apr 7, 2016 1:16 pm

VIDEO | Urijah Faber thinks Justin Bieber could be a good MMA fighter

Justin Bieber has recently been making headlines surrounding MMA. Being a good friend of Floyd Mayweather Jr., Bieber is a fan of combat sports but recently criticised Nate Diaz after beating Conor McGregor at UFC 196. Diaz and Bieber squashed whatever bad blood they might have had and Urijah Faber says he is glad that...

Apr 6, 2016 5:57 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber get into heated on-air exchange

On June 4th, Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber will step into the Octagon for the third time in the co-main event of UFC 199 for Cruz’s UFC bantamweight championship. The rivalry, which goes back 10 years, has lead to many heated encounters between the two. This recent appearance on ‘The Cruz Show’ was extremely heated....

Mar 27, 2016 8:00 am

PHOTO | Urijah Faber and Rafael dos Anjos hanging out in Maui

Urijah Faber is currently gearing up for his UFC 199 trilogy fight with bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz on June 4th, however the MMA veteran is currently in Maui enjoying the beach. Coincidentally, Faber ran into UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos on the beach as well. Faber pointed out that dos Anjos was “hobbling” on...

Mar 25, 2016 8:15 am

VIDEO | Urijah Faber reflects on win over Dominick Cruz 9 years later

Almost missed the 9 yr anniversary @domcruz619 #rebirth #life March 7th 2007. Can't wait for #3 June 4th. I've had 22 fights since this one Thanks to all the fans that pointed this out today. This thing has been brewing for a cool minute! #ufc199 @ufc A video posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Mar...

Mar 22, 2016 9:07 am

Duane Ludwig reacts to news of Urijah Faber vs. Dominick Cruz III

Several years ago Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig was brought in as the striking coach at Team Alpha Male. Unfortunately, things didn’t work out between Ludwig and TAM owner Urijah Faber. Ludwig left and opened the ‘Bang Muay Thai HQ’ in Broomfield Colorado, and T.J. Dillashaw began spending part of his training camps training with the striking...

Mar 22, 2016 8:49 am

T.J. Dillashaw sides with Urijah Faber against Dominick Cruz at UFC 199

T.J. Dillashaw may no longer be allowed to step foot inside Urijah Faber’s Team Alpha Male in Sacramento California, however that won’t stop him from cheering for former mentor Urijah Faber when ‘The California Kid’ steps foot in the Octagon at UFC 199 to fight Dominick Cruz for the bantamweight championship. The fight will be...

Mar 22, 2016 8:23 am

Urijah Faber: I tried to warn Conor McGregor

MMA veteran Urijah Faber has been competing professionally in mixed martial arts for 13 years, and has competed in 41 bouts as a professional fighter. In addition, Faber is the founder of Sacramento’s “Team Alpha Male”. When Faber was coaching opposite Conor McGregor on season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter, he tried to warn the...

Mar 18, 2016 9:00 am

TJ Dillashaw “pretty pissed” Urijah Faber got title shot

After Dominick Cruz returned to the Octagon in January, and defeated T.J. Dillashaw to reclaim the UFC bantamweight championship he never lost, there was much speculation as to whether Dillashaw would be getting an immediate rematch given how close the fight was. After the bantamweight championship was wrapped around Cruz’s waist, it didn’t take long...

Mar 18, 2016 8:47 am

Betting odds revealed for Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III

Earlier this month the UFC announced that a trilogy bout between Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber would take place in the co-main event of UFC 199 in June. Faber won the pair’s first meeting under the WEC banner back in 2007, however it was Cruz who got the nod in 2011 to retain the UFC’s...

Mar 12, 2016 11:49 am

Dominick Cruz blasts “uncoachable” Urijah Faber

After Dominick Cruz made his triumphant return to the cage against TJ Dillashaw in December, Urijah Faber immediately called out his nemesis for a trilogy fight. While many wanted to see Cruz have a rematch with TJ Dillashaw given that their fight was called a split decision, the UFC cashed in on the hype of...

Mar 4, 2016 3:52 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III staredown

#UFC199: @TheDomin8r vs @UrijahFaber 3 | June 4 | Los Angeles #UNSTOPPABLE https://t.co/5ZNek1FNe0 — #UFC196 (@ufc) March 4, 2016 Early Friday afternoon at the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference, it was announced that Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber would have their highly anticipated trilogy fight in the co-main event of UFC 199 on June 4th. Things...

Mar 4, 2016 3:36 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz & Urijah Faber go at it during press conference

These guys are 🔥🔥!! @TheDomin8r vs. @UrijahFaber at #UFC199 https://t.co/cZ46F3exfc — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 4, 2016 Earlier today it was announced at the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference that Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber would have their trilogy fight in the co-main event of UFC 199. Of course things quickly heated up between the pair,...

Mar 4, 2016 2:17 pm

UFC announces Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III

At the UFC unstoppable press conference on Friday afternoon prior to the UFC 196 weigh-ins, UFC President Dana White revealed that Dominick Cruz will have his rubber match with Urijah Faber in the co-main event of UFC 199. There was much speculation as to who Cruz would defend his bantamweight championship against first after defeating...

Feb 23, 2016 12:31 pm

Urijah Faber on weight, wants fight against Conor McGregor at UFC 196

The list of top contenders offering to fill in for Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 against Conor McGregor continues to grow. Between Donald Cerrone, Anthony Pettis, Nate Diaz, and now Urijah Faber, it looks as though the UFC will have no problem finding a replacement opponent for Rafael dos Anjos on March 5th. UFC...

Feb 19, 2016 3:35 pm

Urijah Faber has title belt stolen from California gym

Urijah Faber is the latest victim of title belt theft. After Jackson-Winkeljohn head coach Mike Winkeljohn had a title belt stolen from the Jackson-Wink MMA gym in New Mexico, now Urijah Faber has had a title belt stolen from a gym in California. KCRA broke the news, which stated that it was one of Faber’s...

Feb 11, 2016 1:03 pm

Urijah Faber sends a staggering message to Dominick Cruz and the UFC

Former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber sent a loud a clear message to the UFC and UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz on Thursday. Cruz who is coming off a win to regain the UFC bantamweight title over T.J. Dillashaw has said that he likes the rubber match with Faber and will “gift” him the fight....

Feb 10, 2016 3:26 pm

Dominick Cruz has a gift for Urijah Faber

Dominick Cruz reclaimed the UFC bantamweight championship last month after defeating TJ Dillashaw via split decision at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’. Immediately after winning the title, Cruz found himself being called out by his nemesis Urijah Faber. While TJ Dillashaw wanted an immediate rematch given how close the fight was, Cruz seems to prefer a...

Feb 10, 2016 1:29 am

Urijah Faber planning to retire at the top as UFC champion?

Is Urijah Faber’s career coming to an end soon? Faber’s Team Alpha Male teammate Cody Garbrandt seems to think that it might be the case, with “The California Kid” taking a bow at the top of the game. Garbrandt spoke on the Submission Radio show about his mentor’s future in fighting (transcribed by Bloody Elbow):...

Feb 6, 2016 8:36 am

Pic This! Nick & Nate Diaz with Urijah Faber: Protectors of Northern Cali

Protectors of nor-cal da diaz brothers! @natediaz209 @nickdiaz209 A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Feb 6, 2016 at 1:24am PST Las Vegas was the scene where MMA celebrated this years World MMA award winners for their vital impact on the sport of MMA today. Nick Diaz and younger brother Nate Diaz take a...

Feb 3, 2016 1:56 pm

Video: Urijah Faber almost got killed by mafia! Hillarious – Faber explains

There has been many a great story tellers in our time but none as vividly explained with enthusiasm and great detail like Urijah Faber. Faber attempts to relive that fateful night that started out with a friendly night of dancing ending in what sounds like a tragic night of fun with a twist. The alley...

Feb 1, 2016 8:56 am

Pic This – Urijah Faber: Inducted to Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame

What an honor. Thank you Sacramento for adding me to the Sacramento Hall of fame! Humbled to be along side so many amazing athletes. Proud to rep our community! A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Jan 31, 2016 at 12:47am PST Another accomplishment in the books for “The California Kid” Urijah Faber this...