1014 Search Results for Urijah Faber

Feb 6, 2016 8:02 am

Results from ‘2016 World MMA Awards’

Last night the 2016 World MMA Awards went down in Las Vegas at The Venetian. The event, which was hosted by MMA veteran Urijah Faber, was a memorable one that even saw Conor McGregor throw some verbal jabs at UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum. The event was also a big one for UFC women’s bantamweight...

Feb 2, 2016 9:18 am

WATCH! TJ Dillashaw vs. Dominick Cruz ‘Behind the Scenes – Part 2’

Earlier this month Dominick Cruz returned to the Octagon for just his second fight in 4 years. Cruz fought bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw to a split decision that ultimately saw Cruz reclaim the UFC bantamweight championship which he never actually lost. While the decision was very close and was a controversial one in the eyes...

Jan 22, 2016 1:20 pm

WATCH! ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ – The Thrill and the Agony (Preview)

This past Sunday in Boston Dominick Cruz returned to the Octagon for just his second fight in 4 years. Cruz’s return was a triumphant one as he defeated TJ Dillashaw via split decision to reclaim his UFC bantamweight championship. Shortly after his win, Cruz found himself being called out by nemesis Urijah Faber. Above, you...

Jan 21, 2016 2:06 pm

Coach: Dillashaw loss was good for Renan Barao

This past Sunday Dominick Cruz returned to the Octagon for just his second fight in 4 years as he reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship after picking up a split decision win. Following Cruz’s win he found himself being called out by nemesis Urijah Faber, and there was much speculation as to whether or not Faber...

Jan 19, 2016 8:05 am

Cruz responds to potential Mighty Mouse superfight

Following his ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ win over TJ Dillashaw, a lot of doors opened for newly crowned bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz. Cruz could have a rematch with former champion TJ Dillashaw, accept Urijah Faber’s callout, or even accept a superfight with flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson, whose coach called Cruz out on Facebook. Cruz responded...

Jan 19, 2016 7:57 am

Demetrious Johnson’s coach hints at potential superfight rematch with Cruz

Following Dominick Cruz’s successful return to the Octagon Sunday night in Boston where he reclaimed his UFC bantamweight strap, he found himself on the receiving end of some callouts. In addition to being called out by nemesis Urijah Faber, Demetrious Johnson’s coach Matt Hume posted on Facebook about a potential superfight between Cruz and flyweight...

Jan 3, 2016 11:07 am

Michael “Mayday” McDonald UFC 195 Video: Slick BJJ moves to victory

It was a long time coming, but after two years Michael “Mayday” McDonald was long overdue and returned back to action last night in Las Vegas. McDonald’s two losses in the last five years came by former champ Renan Barao and former WEC champ Urijah Faber.   With the Kanehara on full mount with both...

Jan 2, 2016 9:11 am

UFC 195 Video: Michael McDonald Returns – Bantamweights Be Warned

The last time Michael McDonald stepped foot into the octagon was December of 2013 against Urijah Faber fighting in ‘The California Kid’s” backyard.   The result of the contest was Faber’s infamous submission (guillotine choke) ending the fight inside of the second round. McDonald took a jump in competition and experience when he fought Miguel...

Dec 24, 2015 3:12 pm

Another ‘Team Alpha Male’ member will train part-time at another gym

UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male was a very public one that saw he and Team Alpha Male founder Urijah Faber taking verbal shots at one another in various interviews. The switch in camps came as a shock to many, even though Dillashaw was splitting time between Team Alpha Male and...

Dec 16, 2015 12:43 am

UFC 194 prelims shatter Fox Sports 1 ratings records

With the help of Conor McGregor’s presence in the media, UFC 194 proved to be a record breaker in all types of ways. From the record high $10.1 million gate to McGregor’s 13-second title fight finish, the UFC 194 prelims proved to be full of excitement as well breaking Fox Sports 1 ratings records. From...

Dec 15, 2015 8:16 am

UFC 194 medical suspensions: McGregor potentially out 6 months

This past Saturday Conor McGregor made history as he ended the nearly 10 year reign of Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. In addition, Luke Rockhold defeated Chris Weidman to claim the UFC middleweight championship. Unfortunately, both fighters are now facing potential 6 month layoffs. The full medical suspension...

Dec 15, 2015 2:51 am

UFC 194 salary report – Conor McGregor rolling in the dough

Last week had an exciting week of fights with three consecutive UFC events on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Saturday’s UFC 194 payouts were released with the new UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor topping the list of paid fighters. UFC 194 payouts included: Conor McGregor: $500,000 (no win bonus) def. Jose Aldo: $400,000 Luke Rockhold: $160,000 (includes...

Dec 14, 2015 4:45 pm

Dominick Cruz Video Talks Conor McGregor Movement: The future of the sport

Former bantamweight champion Dominic Cruz with Team Alliance talks about the future of the sport with movement and fluidity.  Having a fighting style like Conor McGregor is one thing, incorporating the level of training and success that he’s achieved in the octagon is another.   The year was 2007, the event was WEC 26 featuring...

Dec 12, 2015 2:53 pm

UFC 194 Live Results

The highly anticipated UFC 194 pay-per-view fight card takes place tonight live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is headlined by a featherweight championship unification bout featuring long time title holder Jose Aldo taking on interim champion Conor McGregor. The evenings co-main event fight features current UFC middleweight champion...

Dec 11, 2015 10:09 am

REPLAY! UFC 194 weigh-ins

Ahead of tomorrow night’s historic UFC 194 event, catch the fighters stepping on the scale at 3 p.m. PT (6 p.m. ET). The fight card for the event is as follows: Main card (PPV) (c) Jose Aldo vs. (ic) Conor McGregor (c) Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold Ronaldo Souza vs. Yoel Romero Demian Maia vs....

Dec 2, 2015 4:33 pm

Watch now! Edgar vs Mendes: Go Big Preview

Frankie Edgar is on a four-fight winning streak against top competition like  Urijah Faber, Cub Swanson, B.J. Penn and Charles Oliveira. “The Answer” Edgar remains undefeated since his 2013 unanimous decision loss to Jose “Scarface” Aldo Jr. Chad Mendes took a last minute beating TKO loss to Conor McGregor on UFC 193 in a fight that...

Dec 1, 2015 6:41 pm

Thomas Almeida responds to John Dodson’s callout

Following his ‘UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson 3’ knockout win over Anthony Birchak, Thomas Almeida found himself being called out by top ranked flyweight John Dodson, who is looking to go up to bantamweight. Almeida spoke to MMAFighting to discuss why he would rather fight Urijah Faber than Dodson. “(Dodson) is a great athlete,...

Nov 30, 2015 9:41 am

WATCH! Pros share their picks on Aldo versus McGregor

Check out the pro’s picks for the UFC 194 main event between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor. See who Rory MacDonald, Andrei Arlovski, Alexander Gustafsson, Urijah Faber, Travis Browne, UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Cub Swanson and more are choosing in the title fight. Who are you picking in...