995 Search Results for injured

Sep 30, 2015 6:32 am

Bellator’s LC Davis Fought Two Rounds With Injured Eye

This past Friday, at Bellator 143, bantamweights Joe Warren and LC Davis fought in the night’s main event to determine the number one contender and the next time challenger. It was Warren, the former champ, who came out on top after three rounds of grinding grappling work. He got Davis down early and often and...

Sep 13, 2015 4:14 pm

White says Edgar will step in at UFC 194 if McGregor or Aldo get injured

Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor are set to finally square off in the octagon at “UFC 194” in December to settle who is the true UFC Featherweight Champion. The two were originally supposed to meet at “UFC 189”, but Aldo suffered a rib injury causing him to pull out of the fight. Instead, McGregor fought...

Sep 10, 2015 12:14 pm

Claudia Gadelha Still Injured, Hopeful For February Return

  Claudia Gadelha is the UFC’s No. 1 ranked UFC strawweight contender and was expected to face off with the champ, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, but ultimately the shot went to Valerie Letourneau instead. Fans were a little confused at the announcement, since the week leading up the news, Gadelha said that she’s not hurt and will...

Aug 30, 2015 6:56 am

Injured Gadelha almost lost her spot in fight with Jedrzejczyk at UFC 195

Claudia Gadelha has been itching for redemption since her sole loss to Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC on FOX in December 2014. The victory over Gadelha propelled Jedrzejczyk into a championship bout where she has since become one of the most popular champions the octagon has to offer. Gadelha was slated to be next in line...

Aug 28, 2015 9:42 pm

Robbie Lawler Injured, Condit Fight Removed From UFC 193

Late Friday night, UFC president Dana White went on Sportscenter and announced that Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm will be the main event of UFC 193, which will take place on Nov. 14 in Melbourne, Australia. It was originally scheduled to take place at UFC 195 on Jan. 2. So what’s the reason for the...

Aug 28, 2015 4:50 pm

Lorenzo Hood Injured, Marloes Conenen vs. Arlene Blencowe Bumped To Main Card

Just before the fights were set to start (7:45 PM ET), Bellator MMA have reveled that the heavyweight fight between Lorenzo Hood and Raphael Butler, which was scheduled for the main card has been canceled. It is apparently due to an undisclosed injury suffered by Hood. Because of that, the prelim fight between Marloes Conenen...

Aug 24, 2015 6:27 am

UFC Fighters react to Holloway’s TKO win over injured Oliveira

Charles Oliveira’s night ended early when he suffered a freak injury in the octagon during his main-event bout with “Blessed” Max Holloway. While nothing is official, it looked as if Oliveira damaged his shoulder during or after his takedown attempt of Holloway. Holloway fought off a takedown attempt and demanded the fight remain standing, forcing...

Aug 17, 2015 7:00 pm

Anthony Pettis ready to replace Cerrone or Dos Anjos if they get injured

“My ideal opponent would be Rafael dos Anjos— somebody who did that to me, that’s something I want back. Ideally, that’s the fight I want. Who makes sense to get me there? You’ve got Khabib [Nurmagomedov] out there with an injury, and I think he’s coming back soon. Nate Diaz and me never had a...

Aug 17, 2015 2:13 pm

INJURED! Liz Carmouche out of UFC 191

UFC 191 took another hit this week as bantamweight Liz Carmouche has been forced to be pulled from the card due to an injury. Raquel Pennington is now in search of a new opponent and has not been pulled from the card, MMA Junkie reports. Pennington was originally scheduled to face Leslie Smith on the...

Aug 14, 2015 10:45 am

Claudia Gadelha Injured, Wants Joanna Jedrzejczyk In January

UFC strawweight Claudia Gadelha seems to be the next in line for champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk. The two fought before and the champ earned a decision win in an extremely close fight. Ever since the fight Gadelha had been pushing for a rematch as she feels that she won the fights scrap and wants a chance...

Aug 11, 2015 1:56 pm

Neil Magny Jumps In For Injured Rick Story, Meets Erick Silva At UFN 74

An injury has forced Rick Story (18-8 MMA) to withdraw from his scheduled UFC Fight Night 74 co-main event bout with Erick Silva (18-5 MMA). Replacing Story on short-notice will be fellow welterweight Neil Magny (15-4 MMA), who will be looking to rebound after suffering a submission loss to Demian Maia eleven days ago at...

Jul 14, 2015 2:08 pm

BJ Penn has kind words for injured featherweight champion Jose Aldo

Former two-division UFC champion and recent UFC Hall Of Fame inductee, B.J. Penn, was happy that current UFC featherweight champion and former training partner Jose Aldo decided not to fight while injured at this past weekend’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. “The Prodigy” told reporters at the UFC Fan Expo that he had no...

Jun 24, 2015 7:37 am

Injured Aldo “Heartbroken and Crying” Over Possible Fight Cancellation

Things are not looking good for the UFC featherweight champion, Jose Aldo. News broke yesterday of a reported injury to his rib, an injury that could keep him out of next months UFC 189 fight with Conor McGregor. Everything after that was pretty silent. We didn’t hear anything from Aldo or the UFC or McGregor....

Jun 23, 2015 5:39 pm

Chael Sonnen Reacts: ‘Will Aldo Show Up Injured For $3.5 Mill Payday?’

Former UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen is anything but out of the MMA world. He might not be fighting but he’s doing just about everything else and still always has something to say. News broke earlier today that stated UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo had suffered a fractured rib and could possibly be out of UFC...

Jun 23, 2015 12:55 pm

REPORT: Jose Aldo Injured, Might Be Out Of UFC 189

Reports are coming out stating that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has suffered an injury during training camp, getting ready for UFC 189 where he is scheduled to fight Conor McGregor. The news came from Combate’s Ana Hissa, via her Twitter account. Aldo injured during sparring session, exams confirm fractured rib — Ana Hissa (@AnaHissa)...

Jun 23, 2015 11:40 am

Hathaway Injured, Out Of UFC 189, Brandon Thatch Steps In

UFC welterweight John Hathaway was injured and forced out of his scheduled fight with Gunnar Nelson at next months UFC 189. The UFC confirms that now Brandon Thatch will step in and take his place, facing off against Nelson. Thatch was set to fight John Howard on the prelims of the same card, but Howard...

Jun 23, 2015 8:42 am

JDS not injured, wants to be champion by year-end

UFC President Dana White recently told reporters that Andrei Arlovski or Stipe Miocic would be the next man to challenge Fabricio Werdum for the UFC heavyweight title, this because former champ Junior dos Santos was still nursing an injury. However, in a public note sent out by his team, “JDS” explained that he could be...

May 11, 2015 4:23 pm

Khabib: ‘Nate Diaz And Anthony Pettis Only Talking Sh*t Cause I’m Injured’

Khabib Nurmagomedov is currently sidelined due to another knee injury. The UFC lightweight hasn’t seen action in the cage for quite some time, but still the trash talk between him and a few other fighters has yet to slow down. Nurmagomedov went on The MMA Hour earlier today and talked about all the words being...

May 7, 2015 11:00 am

INJURED! “Showtime” Suffers Injury, Forced Off of ‘UFC on FOX 16’

Say it ain’t so! Anthony Pettis has suffered an injury and has been forced to pull out of his hometown bout against Myles Jury at “UFC on FOX 16”. “Showtime” injured his elbow while training and could be sidelined for up to seven months. The news was announced on “Fox Sports Live” on Thursday evening....

May 5, 2015 9:45 am

“Overeem Only Calls Me Out When I’m Injured!”

Alistair Overeem has been on tap to fight Junior dos Santos twice in his career, but the fight fell through both times. Now, Overeem is back to calling Dos Santos out and “Cigano” is amused by it, to say the least. “I have to smile because this guy… He knows I’m hurt and that’s why...

May 4, 2015 6:22 pm

Manny Pacquiao To Undergo Surgery On Injured Shoulder

Manny Pacquiao revealed, following his loss to Floyd Mayweather, that prior to the fight he suffered an injury to his shoulder. Now, reports are coming out that the injury was actually a lot more serious that most of us thought. Breaking news: Pacquiao to have shoulder surgery for "significant tear" in his right rotator cuff,...

Apr 10, 2015 12:26 pm

Yoel Romero Injured, Out of UFC on FOX Bout with Jacare Souza

Yoel Romero has been forced out of his upcoming UFC on FOX 15 bout with Jacare Souza. The two were set to duke it out next week, but Romero suffered a ligament and meniscus tear in his knee while training. MMA Fighting broke the news earlier today, but UFC has yet to confirm this report....

Apr 10, 2015 6:24 am

Seo Hee Ham injured, Lisa Ellis now faces Bec Rawlings at UFC Fight Night 65

Seo Hee Ham (15-6 MMA) has been forced off of next month’s UFC Fight Night 65 fight card due to an injury. Ham’s planned opponent, Bec Rawlings (5-4 MMA), will now meet Lisa Ellis (15-9 MMA) at the May event. Bec Rawlings will be looking to earn her first UFC victory when she faces off...

Apr 1, 2015 2:29 pm

Tate Says She’s Injured, Out Of Fight Against Jessica Eye

There are some new developments in the Tate vs. Eye pairing expected to crown the next challenger to Ronda Rousey’s title. According to a new twitter post, Miesha Tate is injured, and not going to make her expected date against Ohio’s Eye. @jessicaevileye bc I got injured, I cant take the fight, sorry Jess I...

Apr 1, 2015 2:02 am

Bisping On Fighting Injured, Cancelling Fights When Injured

“Listen, of course I’m a competitor. I want to win each and every fight that I’m a part of. But when it’s said and done, when the referee stops the fight, you have to congratulate your opponent and you take it like a man. So it was unfortunate, as I’ve said, but I continued to...

Mar 14, 2015 11:50 pm

White: Dos Anjos Blew His MCL 2 Weeks Ago, Fought Injured

Not only did Rafael dos Anjos dominate the former champion Anthony Pettis for twenty-five straight minutes, but he did it with a blown MCL! Dana White confirmed the rumors at the start of the UFC 185 post fight press conference. White stated, “Apparently… two weeks ago, Rafael dos Anjos blew out his MCL and fought...