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Mar 23, 2016 12:14 pm

Rashad Evans explains why he is picking Daniel Cormier to beat Jon Jones

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans says he is picking the current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier to avenge his only professional MMA loss when he rematches the former champion Jon Jones at UFC 197 on April 23rd. “I am going to go on record and I’m going to go with the upset...

Mar 16, 2016 10:54 am

Rashad Evans: If Daniel Cormier loses to Jon Jones, he has to retire

Rashad Evans and Daniel Cormier may have become friends through their analyst roles on Fox Sports 1, however the way Evans sees it, if Daniel Cormier were to lose to Jon Jones in their rematch at UFC 197, DC might have to retire. In the pair’s first meeting, Jones dominated Cormier for 5 full rounds...

Mar 14, 2016 6:10 pm

Rashad Evans: Weight classes are real, Conor knows that now

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans predicted that Nate Diaz would upset Conor McGregor on just 11 days notice in a welterweight bout that headlined UFC 196 just over a week ago. “Suga” was a recent guest on Ariel Helwani’s show ‘The MMA Hour‘ where he explained his decision to bet against the current...

Mar 9, 2016 11:59 am

Shogun Rua out; Glover Teixeira in to face Rashad Evans in Tampa

The injury bug strikes again and this time it’s Mauricio “Shogun” Rua that gets bit. Glover Teixeira is now facing Rashad Evans at the FOX UFC Fight Night card in Tampa April 16. Glover has had a pair of great wins in his last two outings . He easily defeated Ovince Saint Preux back in...


Jan 27, 2016 9:28 pm

Rashad Evans vs. Shogun Rua reportedly set for UFC on FOX 19

Rashad Evans and Shogun Rua are both legends in the sport of MMA, however the pair have never fought despite their lengthy careers in the sport. Back at UFC 128 Evans was set to challenge Rua for the UFC light heavyweight championship, but was forced out of the bout with a knee injury. Evans was...

Jan 16, 2016 11:25 am

Hilarious Video: Conor McGregor Doing His Best Rashad Evans Impressions- PRICELESS

Only few knew that the Irishman from Dublin had talents that matched Robert Downey Jr’s performance as Sgt. Lincoln Osiris from Tropic Thunder. I think McGregor fits well for this quote from the movie Tropic Thunder: [Kirk Lazarus] – Me? I know who I am. I’m a dude playing a dude disguised as another dude....

Nov 23, 2015 8:37 am

WATCH! Rashad Evans scares Michael Bisping

A video posted by Suga Rashad Evans (@suga_rashadevans) on Nov 21, 2015 at 10:14pm PST Rashad Evans and Michael Bisping were two of the fighters that a company like Ultimate Fighting Championship was looking for before they signed the major deal with FOX. They were reliable, would take a fight on a moment’s notice and...

Nov 5, 2015 12:24 pm

WATCH! On this day: Rashad Evans becomes Heavyweight winner of TUF 2

Ten years ago today, in just the second season of The Ultimate Fighter, Rashad Evans became the winner of the heavyweight division of the popular new show. Evans’ defeat of Brad Imes via split decision and Joe Stevenson’s win in the welterweight category for the season against Luke Cummo took the fighters into their storied...

Oct 8, 2015 8:47 am

Rampage Jackson Prank Calls Rashad Evans, Has Hilarious Conversation — WATCH!

Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has been on a comedic role of sorts, as of late. Using his video game prowess to spark interest with fight fans, “Rampage” was first seen trashing Michael Bisping, then later took to drunk dialing Ariel Helwani, and now we have a prank call to Rashad Evans. Will...

Oct 3, 2015 11:03 pm

REPLAY! Ryan Bader Out-strikes Rashad Evans To Secure Win (highlights)

In the co-main event at UFC 192, UFC light heavyweights Ryan Bader and Rashad Evans met in the octagon. Evans was coming back from nearly two years away from competition and it showed. He seemed hesitant to throw his punches and Bader found a good rhythm early and landed a right hand over and over...

Oct 3, 2015 9:09 pm

UFC 192 Results: Ryan Bader Looks Impressive, Shuts Down Rashad Evans

In the co-main event Ryan Bader took on Rashad Evans. Bader came out and threw a big overhand punch that barely missed. He then followed up with another big punch. Bader looked smooth early with his striking. Bader kept landing a sneaky left hand, that came up like an uppercut. Evans looked to land a...

Oct 3, 2015 10:58 am

Cruz: ‘Rashad Evans Will Benefit From Long Layoff’

According to fellow UFC fighter and analyst, Dominick Cruz, former UFC champ Rashad Evans will benefit from his long layoff in his fight against Ryan Bader at UFC 192. Cruz told MMAFighting that because Evans is a vet and has all the experience and knowledge that he already has, the long lay off could really...

Oct 1, 2015 4:37 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘I’m Going Out The Way I Want To’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans makes his return tho the octagon after nearly two years out of action. His last fight was against Chael Sonnen back in 2013, a fight he won via TKO in the first round. He’s coming into this weekend’s fights with a two fight win steak and looks to...

Oct 1, 2015 5:57 am

Former UFC Champ Rashad Evans: ‘I Love The Trash Talking’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will be making his return to the octagon this weekend after nearly two years out of competition. Evans will come back and fight Ryan Bader at UFC 192, a fight that could put him in the title picture, if he wins. Before getting injured, Evans was on a...

Oct 1, 2015 3:36 am

Rashad Evans Talks GSP And Aliens –– ‘We Definitely Saw A UFO’

This story has been told before. The tale of UFC fighters Rashad Evans and Georges St-Pierre, along with car full others, driving through New Mexico one night and looking up in the sky to see what they insist was a UFO. Well, during a recent interview on OTR, the former UFC light heavyweight champ was...

Sep 30, 2015 2:04 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘Bader Doesn’t Perform Well Under Pressure’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will make his long awaited return to the octagon after nearly two years away. ‘Suga’ will take on Ryan Bader, who’s currently on a winning streak, and look to get himself back on the path to the title. Bader on the other hand wants to get another win...

Sep 28, 2015 7:55 pm

REPLAY! Countdown to UFC 192: Ryan Bader vs Rashad Evans

UFC 192 Countdown takes you inside the training camps and lives of six stars as they prepare for life-changing matchups at UFC 192. Two winners of The Ultimate Fighter face off as Rashad Evans returns against Ryan Bader. Evans has been out of action since his win against Chael Sonnen on FOX and is looking...

Sep 28, 2015 1:05 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘My heart goes out to Jon Jones’

Rashad Evans is preparing himself for war with Ryan “Darth” Bader in what could potentially be a title eliminator. “UFC 192” will host the light heavyweight clash and the only thing that could be keeping Evans or Bader from getting a shot at gold is the unexpected return of Jon “Bones” Jones. “Bones” was stripped...

Sep 28, 2015 4:35 am

Rashad Evans eyeing UFC title shot after beating Ryan Bader

Rashad Evans has been sitting on the sidelines watching the light heavyweight division go through changes due to a knee injury that put him out of action for nearly two years. The former champion will make his return at “UFC 192” on October 3rd and will be going up against top-ranked Ryan Bader on the...

Sep 8, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! Rashad Evans Trains For Bader Fight By Wrestling A Tiger

  UFC light heavyweight Rashad Evans is coming back from a long layoff and will take on Ryan Bader at UFC 192. It looks like ahead of that fight ‘Suga’ decided to get in some quick wresting sessions…..with a tiger. Evans can be seen in the video below, going a round with a young tiger....

Sep 2, 2015 5:44 am

Rashad Evans: ‘Ryan Bader’s Not A High IQ Fighter’

At UFC 192 UFC light heavyweights Rashad Evans and Ryan Bader will meet inside the octagon. For Evans it will be his return to action after nearly two years on the sidelines. So, is he worried about taking on Bader, who recently was in the title conversation before Alexander Gustafsson was picked to take on...

Aug 10, 2015 2:00 am

BEEF! Rashad Evans and Ryan Bader go at it on Twitter

Rashad Evans and Ryan Bader are set to duke it out at “UFC 192”, but that doesn’t mean they have to wait until then to get in each other’s faces! Bader recently took to Twitter to show what he was doing to prepare for the fight, and Evans was quick to dismiss its impact on...

Aug 9, 2015 4:12 pm

WATCH! DC and Rashad Evans Analyze Each Other’s Fights at UFC 192

Daniel Cormier will be stepping into the octagon at UFC 192 to defend his light heavyweight title against Alexander Gustafsson while Rashad Evans will be squaring off with Ryan Bader. Both Cormier and Evans were on correspondent duty at “UFC on FOX” last night and analyzed each other’s fights! Check out the video above! ALL...

Jul 19, 2015 2:19 am

Free Fight! Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs Rashad Evans (Full)

Former UFC light heavyweight champ Rashad Evans locks horns with BJJ ace and underrated striker Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC 156. Watch Antonio Rogerio Nogueira rematch Shogun’ Rua at UFC 190. Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting the fight’

Jul 8, 2015 6:01 pm

Rashad Evans Vs. Ryan Bader Confirmed For UFC 192

The UFC has confirmed that former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will make his return at UFC 192 against Ryan Bader. Dana White confirmed the fight on UFC Tonight. UFC 192 will take place October 3, in Houston, TX at the Toyota Center. Evans is returning after nearly two years away from the octagon and...

Jul 2, 2015 4:27 am

Rashad Evans, Ryan Bader Eyeing UFC 192 Slot

  UFC 192 takes place Oct. 3 at Toyota Center in Houston and two of the top UFC light-heavyweights want a spot on the card. Reported on UFC Tonight, Both Rashad Evans and Ryan Bader would like to fight each other on the Texas card, which is a PPV event. The UFC have not announced...

Jun 28, 2015 1:28 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘Game’ McGregor Talks a Lot, but Can Back It Up

Rashad Evans and Brian Stann break down the upcoming fight between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. Although Aldo is confirmed to be injured, he is still expected to defend his UFC Featherweight Championship against McGregor at UFC 189 in July. Who do you think will walk out with the gold? Share your thoughts in the...

Jun 20, 2015 7:32 pm

Free Fight! Lyoto Machida vs Rashad Evans (FULL)

Looking for his seventh consecutive win in the UFC, Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida faces Rashad Evans for the light heavyweight title at UFC 98. Machida battles Yoel Romero at UFC Fight Night 70. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!