159 Search Results for judging

Dec 31, 2012 10:48 am

Dana White: Bad Judging “Kills My Business” | UFC NEWS

“It kills my business,” White said. “Manny Pacquiao lost a fucking decision in that fight, and what happens is, the first thing you think is, and I hate Bob Arum, I can’t stand that f—ing guy. He didn’t fix that fight. He had nothing to do with it. I’d love to sit here and b—-...

Oct 23, 2012 11:35 am

Matt Hughes Wants To Become A Judge, Possibly Open A Judging Academy

“When I’m a judge, I can only help the fighters that are right in front of me,” Hughes explained. “I would rather have a piece of a school, or help these judges figure out the best way to judge. Of course, I wouldn’t be the lead person. I wouldn’t want any financial interest in it...

Jun 27, 2012 9:51 am

Point Fighting: Good Game Plan Or Judging Nightmare?

We all saw what happened to former lightweight contender Gray Maynard at UFC on FX 4 this past Friday. He got frustrated, took a chance, dropped his hands, waved Clay Guida in, and ate some punches just to get something going in the 5 round main event. Luckily, Maynard came out with the victory via...

Jun 24, 2012 10:43 am

VIDEO | Dana White "I Want More Fighters To Get Involved In Judging" | UFC NEWS

UFC President Dana White spoke with UFC Tonight correspondent Karyn Bryant after a thrilling night of fights at UFC 147. Dana expressed interest in getting more fighters involved in the judging and reffing aspect of the UFC. In addition he spoke about Wanderlei Silva’s performance as well as Anderson Silva’s upcoming bout. Read More: UFC...

May 4, 2012 8:11 am

Ricardo Almeida Nervous About First UFC Judging Gig This Weekend On FOX

“Yeah, I’m going to be nervous. It’ll be like I’m walking into a fight myself. But the spotlight only makes me want to be sharper and do a better job. It will be pretty intense, but I will be on my toes with this UFC event, because I know all eyes are going to be...

Jan 10, 2016 4:27 pm

Rare Video: Jon Jones vs Guy at a Bar/Restaurant/School Cafeteria

This video of Jon Jones showing some random guy the finer points of grappling.   No information on exactly when this footage was shot but judging by his much leaner physique, I’m guessing “Bones” might be in his teens when this was filmed. The man formally known as “Sexual Chocolate” looks to get back in...

Jan 9, 2016 11:25 am

Joe Rogan has a fan in Nate Diaz – Got Jokes?

Nate Diaz looks to be taking a little time off to enjoy himself at The Comedy Store in West Hollywood.   Stand-up comedian and fight commentator Joe Rogan was among the comedians who performed for Diaz and his crew. Diaz is coming off an impressive win against Michael “The Menace” Johnson to end to 2015....

Jan 5, 2016 8:22 am

WATCH! Dana White recaps UFC 195

UFC 195 was an action packed night of fights topped off by a controversial decision at the end of a hard fought 5 round battle between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit. Ultimately the judges scored the bout in favor of Lawler, however like many, UFC President Dana White scored the bout in favor of Condit....

Jan 4, 2016 12:41 pm

Video: The FOX UFC crew thinks Carlos Condit won three rounds vs. Robbie Lawler

It had to be another Robbie Lawler battle that went the distance last Saturday that’s bringing up all the hot debate lately. I mean, you gotta feel for the champ.  He left everything in the octagon again and now the guy feels like he needs to defend the victory that was awarded to him. Karyn...

Oct 20, 2015 12:48 pm

New Jersey commission to experiment with putting judges in soundproof booths

MMA has had a long history with controversial judge’s decisions and the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board will be testing out a new system in an attempt to reduce judging errors. Three MMA judges will be put in “soundproof isolated rooms” in addition to three cageside judges at the Cage Fury Fighting Championship 52...

Oct 9, 2015 10:24 am

Holy Sh*t! Female Fighter Dresses Up As Hot Dog, Enters Ring Girl Comp!

Invicta FC bantamweight champion Tonya Evinger entered a ring girl competition, but unfortunately she came up short and didn’t win. It might have something to do with the fact that she wore a hot dog costume and jeans. Yes, it would appear that dressing as a giant hot dog isn’t exactly what they’re looking for...

Oct 5, 2015 3:23 pm

EEK! Fighter Unhappy With Florian’s Bias Commentary

Based on information gathered from some of the greatest fighters of all time, stepping into the octagon can be one of the most nerve-wracking parts of the sport. Chael Sonnen said it best when he stated he felt a wave of “relief” wash over him after a fight concludes. The second toughest job on fight...

Sep 14, 2015 1:20 pm

Andrei Arlovski has a message for all his UFC 191 haters

Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir were showered with a chorus of boos when their highly anticipated heavyweight clash turned out to be lackluster. Arlovski has already stated that he is ready to get back on the horse to eventually make a run at the UFC Heavyweight Championship again, but before he does that he has...

Aug 3, 2015 7:54 am

Khabib: ‘I tried to fight Nate Diaz, but all he did was run away from me!’

On Saturday evening, Khabib Nurmagomedov got into an altercation with some members of the Diaz camp at the World Series of Fighting event in Las Vegas, Nevada. The altercation started in the pit of the showroom where the event was taking place. A brawl broke out in the stands, but it was separated before anything...

Jul 22, 2015 1:24 am

Bethe: ‘Enjoy Your Last Month As The Champ Rousey’

“I have always been the underdog. Mainly because I started doing MMA late, when I was 28. So I’m used to the pessimism, the critics, the judging and negative people trying to bring me down. It doesn’t bother me. My faith is bigger than all of that and I fight for those who believe in...

Jun 1, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! Francisco Trinaldo vs. Norman Parke (Highlights)

Norman Parke and Francisco Trinaldo went the distance in this controversial bout. After the judges’ decision was read, Parke stated his desire to never fight fight in Brazil again due to the poor judging! Check out the highlights of this fight and share your thoughts in the comment section below of who you thought actually...