580 Search Results for fight master

Jun 21, 2016 4:04 pm

Dana White blasts fans criticizing Stephen Thompson vs. Rory MacDonald fight

This past weekend, Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson and Rory MacDonald squared off in a highly anticipated matchup of welterweight contenders for a title shot against the winner of Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley. The fight, which went the full 5 rounds, was an extremely technical matchup between two of the best strikers in the welterweight division....

May 30, 2016 8:44 am

Fighters react to Cody Garbrandt’s win over Thomas Almeida

Sunday night in Las Vegas, Cody Garbrandt picked up the biggest win over his career as he defeated Thomas Almeida via 1st round KO. Not only did the win extend Garbrandt’s undefeated streak, it also likely put him on the top 10 ladder of the UFC’s bantamweight rankings. Understandably, the MMA community went wild on...

May 28, 2016 7:24 pm

Wanderlei Silva challenges Chael Sonnen to a fight

Former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen was a recent guest on The MMA Hour where he told Ariel Helwani that he personally saved ‘TUF Brazil 3’ by showing opposing coach Wanderlei Silva his bank account. “The Axe Murderer” denied Sonnen’s recent claims in a video posted to Facebook, where he credited his coach Rafael Cordeiro...

May 16, 2016 7:03 am

Floyd Mayweather will only come out of retirement to fight Conor McGregor

Pound-for-pound boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. is willing to end his retirement in order to square off with current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. “Money” spoke to ESNEWS this past weekend where he stated that a boxing match with “Mystic Mac” is the only fight that he will come out of retirement for and added that...


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 23, 2016 11:31 pm

Fighters react to Demetrious Johnson’s TKO win over Henry Cejudo

In the co-main event of UFC 197, Demetrious Johnson faced arguably the toughest test of his MMA career as he faced Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo. Johnson picked up an extremely impressive 1st round TKO win over Cejudo to retain his UFC flyweight championship. Below you can see the best reactions from fighters regarding Johnson’s...

Feb 8, 2016 10:30 am

Fighters react to Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson’s TKO of Johny Hendricks

It was a matchup of styles in the main event of UFC Fight Night 82 featuring former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks and rising star Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson. Hendricks who is a former NCAA Division I All American and champion faced the former world champion kickboxer Thompson. Hendricks failed to implement his strengths as a...

Jan 18, 2016 7:19 am

Video Highlights: TJ Dillashaw vs. Dominick Cruz – UFC Fight Night

Some fights you just don’t need to see an immediate rematch of.  This was not one of them. UFC Fight Night Boston’s main-event was a display of technical mastery that showcased two out of three of the most technical fighters in the UFC today, the third being Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson who Cruz defeated back...

Jan 12, 2016 9:42 am

MUST SEE! Muhammad Ali competes in mixed-rules fight

Nearly everyone is familiar with Boxing icon Muhammad Ali, however not many know that Ali competed in a mixed-rules fight with Antonio Inoki back in 1976. The fight was the first of its kind, with Ali opting to wear boxing gloves, while Inoki went into the fight bare-knuckled in order to use his grappling. The...

Nov 28, 2015 9:12 am

QUICK TWITT: Fighters react to Benson Henderson’s split decision win

Earlier today in Seoul, Korea Benson Henderson defeated Jorge Masvidal via split decision. Immediately fighters took to Twitter to react to the bout on Twitter. We compiled some of the best reactions for you in one article, check it out! It's time for the main event! #UFCSeoul: @BensonHenderson vs @GamebredFighter! https://t.co/9TV1yEmC3L pic.twitter.com/ROuL4L0kZ1 — UFC (@ufc)...

Nov 27, 2015 4:36 pm

Nurmagomedov would rather fight ‘alcoholic’ fighters than countrymen

Khabib Nurmagomedov is arguably the face of the Dagestani MMA-invasion. During a recent Q&A in Moscow following a seminar to promote Reebok gear, Nurmagomedov and fellow lightweight Rashid Magomedov were asked about the possibility of fighting each other. Nurmagomedov’s response, which was captured by Cageside.RU, was an interesting one: “I’m not for this attitude,” Khabib said...

Nov 22, 2015 10:00 am

Twitter reacts to Magny’s split decision victory over Gastelum at UFC Fight Night 78

Kelvin Gastelum had been training for weeks to face fan-favorite Matt Brown in a welterweight matchup for the main-event of “UFC Fight Night 78”. The mixed martial arts gods struck again when Brown fell victim to injury and was forced to pull out of the main-event. Rather than scrap the fight altogether, Neil Magny threw...

Nov 8, 2015 6:41 am

Twitter reacts to Vitor Belfort’s KO of Dan Henderson at UFC Fight Night 77

Vitor Belfort made his way back into the winning column at “UFC Fight Night 77” when he stepped into the octagon with Dan Henderson for the third time. The two first met at PRIDE 32 where Henderson got the best of Belfort, then again several years later where the Brazilian scored an amazing headkick knockout....

Oct 14, 2015 8:40 am

Rafael Cordeiro Breaks Down Cerrone vs. RDA Title Fight

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Oct 13, 2015 9:31 am

#FREENICKDIAZ Clip Of The Day! Nick Uses Nunchunks Like A Master — Lost Tape

Who doesn’t love a good Nick Diaz nunchuck video? Here’s one of the UFC fighter showing off his impressive skills while what sounds like a media conference call for one of his Strikeforce fights. You know, just walking around with nunchucks while your roommate brings in all the groceries, typical day for anyone, right? Check...

Oct 5, 2015 3:01 pm

OMFG Moment OF The Day! Fighter Poops In Cage – Extreme NSFW!

There are occurrences that take place in the world of mixed martial arts that fans are thankful have never taken place inside the world-famous octagon. Nothing would be more mortifying for the glory of the sport than watching a grown man or woman poop their pants and have it fall over the mat in the...

Oct 5, 2015 11:26 am

UFC Fighters react to Sage Northcutt’s dominant UFC debut

Texas’ Sage Northcutt walked into “UFC 192” with a major following despite never stepping foot in the octagon beforehand. One of Northcutt’s most recent fights with Legacy Fighting Championship went viral and the nineteen year old’s hype train took a life of its own from there. Despite getting an overwhelming reactions from fans online and...

Oct 3, 2015 1:55 pm

Let’s Be Honest… McGregor Is Slicker Than The Rest — Movement Master In Motion

Always a great time plotting set ups and traps with my brother 'Rowdy' Owen Roddy! #SBG #Primal A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Oct 2, 2015 at 11:33am PDT “The Notorious” Conor McGregor preaches that he’s the king of movement. He obsesses over the arts, and it always shows come fight night....

Sep 27, 2015 2:04 pm

“Warmaster” Barnett sets new UFC record after 5 round battle with Nelson

Josh Barnett made a triumphant return to the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 75” on Saturday night when he clashed with fellow heavyweight Roy Nelson. While Barnett did not get the stoppage win, it was clear he was dominating the fight throughout and picked up an unanimous decision victory. The win was his first in...

Sep 23, 2015 3:42 am

Josh Barnett’s Favorite Pride Fight –– WATCH!

UFC heavyweight contender Josh Barnett (33-7 MMA) will fight in Japan for the first time since 2010 this weekend, when he squares off with Roy Nelson (20-11 MMA) in the headlining bout of UFC Fight Night 75. Barnett became a superstar in Japan while fighting under the PRIDE banner, posting a record of 6-3 with...

Sep 21, 2015 5:34 am

“UFC Fight Night: Japan” card finalized with 11 fights

Josh Barnett is set to make his triumphant return to Japan this weekend as UFC comes back to Japan! “The War Master” and “Big Country” Roy Nelson will clash in the main-event of the card which is set to take place in the Saitama Super Arena. Barnett has not fought in the octagon since his...

Sep 20, 2015 3:56 pm

Berto: ‘Mayweather’s boring fight style hurt our PPV’s sales’

Andre Berto tried his hardest to bring the fight to Floyd Mayweather so the fans could rally behind him, but Mayweather did a fantastic job at maintaining composure. “Money” and his corner’s gameplan may not provide as much excitement as some boxing fans want, but haters cannot deny that his ability to walk out of...

Sep 20, 2015 1:31 am

Berto on Mayweather fight: I should have earned Pacquiao’s payday

Andre Berto and Floyd Mayweather met in the boxing ring earlier this month and sent a handful of fans home disappointed with another decision victory. While Mayweather’s style of fighting may not be the most popular for fans who are hungry for a slugfest, nobody can deny he has mastered the science of landing significant...

Sep 18, 2015 12:28 am

FLASHBACK! That Time Steven Seagal And UFC Fighter ‘Feijao’ Went At It –– Sort Of

Here’s a good flashback Friday for you. Remember that time Steven Seagal showed off his impressive skills against UFC light heavyweight Rafael Cavalcante aka Feijao? Yeah, it was impressive. Seagal worked that windmill slapping technique like a boss while Feijao just sort laughed and smiled. I mean wouldn’t you enjoy getting slapped in the head...

Sep 17, 2015 2:04 am

REPLAY! The Ultimate Fighter 22: Hall vs. Slioa

On Wednesday’s new episode of ‘The Ultimate Fighter: McGregor vs. Faber’ we got to see the first fight of the season between fighters who made it into the house. This time around it was Team Europe’s Frantz Slioa vs. Team USA’s Ryan Hall. So the story of this fight was that Ryan Hall is a...

Sep 14, 2015 3:09 pm

UFC fighters react to Nick Diaz’s 5 year suspension

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Sep 14, 2015 10:43 am

‘Uncle Dana told me Tate didn’t get title fight because of Caraway’

Ronda Rousey and the UFC shocked the world when they revealed the champion’s next challenger would be Holly Holm, instead of top contender Miesha Tate. “Cupcake” was coming fresh off a one-sided unanimous decision win against Jessica Eye that supposedly earned her the shot at bantamweight gold. Rousey pulled the rug out from under the...

Sep 14, 2015 9:39 am

UFC fighters react to the return of NFL Sunday football

American Football fans rejoiced on Sunday afternoon when the National Football League made their return to a weekly schedule. The men and women of the octagon were excited to see their favorite teams return to the gridiron and spouted off their support through social media. Some fighters ended their night with a smile while others...