1110 Search Results for miesha tate

Mar 29, 2016 8:49 am

Leslie Smith was “the only one” who wanted Cris Cyborg fight

Yesterday it was announced that longtime Invicta FC champion Cris Cyborg would be making her long awaited UFC debut at UFC 198 in her hometown of Curitiba Brazil. Cyborg will face Leslie Smith on the already stacked card, which features a heavyweight championship scrap between Fabricio Werdum and Stipe Miocic in the main event. While...

Mar 28, 2016 10:38 am

Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino will make UFC debut at UFC 198 in Brazil

The highly anticipated UFC debut of Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris “Cyborg” Justino has finally been announced. The UFC released the news on Monday that “Cyborg” will face Leslie Smith in a catchweight bout at 140 pounds on the UFC 198 card on May 14. Justino who usually fights at the featherweight limit of 145...

Mar 25, 2016 8:23 am

Ronda Rousey humbly reflects on loss to Holly Holm

Going into UFC 193 in Australia, Ronda Rousey’s confidence was at an all-time high. While many praised Rousey for her confidence, she caught quite a bit of criticism post-fight for what many believed to be overconfidence leading up to the fight. As everyone now knows, Rousey was knocked stiff by a second round head kick...

Mar 16, 2016 12:27 am

Nate Diaz might surprise some fans as he defends Conor McGregor for tapping out

There were some who gave the UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor some flak for tapping out as Nate Diaz nearly squeezed the lights out on him at UFC 196. Just prior to their bout in the co-main event, former champion Holly Holm went unconscious without tapping as Miesha Tate locked on a rear-naked choke to...


Mar 15, 2016 2:49 pm

VIDEO | Holly Holm and Joanna Jedrzejczyk sparring

Back at UFC 193, Holly Holm and Joanna Jedrzejczyk both fought in Melbourne Australia. Jedrzejczyk successfully defended her UFC strawweight championship against Valerie Letourneau in the co-main event, while Holm pulled off one of the biggest upsets in UFC history in the main event as she KOd Ronda Rousey. At UFC 196 Holly Holm suffered...

Mar 11, 2016 12:01 pm

Chael Sonnen says Holly Holm lost out on $10M fight by not waiting for Ronda Rousey

Former UFC title contender and current MMA analyst Chael Sonnen does not hold Holly Holm’s manager in high regard. Sonnen announced on his podcast that it was Holm’s manager who wanted the fight with Miesha Tate for his own benefit. With Miesha Tate’s win over Holm at UFC 196, it likely cut down on the...

Mar 10, 2016 11:04 pm

Dana White says UFC 196 takes the record for most PPV buys in UFC history

UFC 196 proved to be a record-breaking event for the UFC. The evening’s main event featured UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor taking on Nate Diaz in a non-title welterweight bout. The co-main event saw Holly Holm and Miesha Tate go to war for the UFC’s women’s bantamweight championship. According to UFC President Dana White, the UFC 196 event...

Mar 10, 2016 9:15 pm

VIDEO | UFC 196: The Thrill and The Agony preview

Last week at UFC 196, fight fans witnessed a night of incredible fights that they won’t soon forget. In the co-main event, Miesha Tate pulled off the upset, and finally captured UFC gold, as she mounted an incredible comeback to defeat Holly Holm via 5th round submission. In the main event Nate Diaz picked up...

Mar 9, 2016 7:50 pm

Cat Zingano makes strong case for title shot

This past Saturday the UFC women’s bantamweight division was shaken up as Miesha Tate defeated Holly Holm via 5th round submission in the co-main event of UFC 196. Following the fight UFC President Dana White revealed that Tate would now face Ronda Rousey in a trilogy match when the former champ was ready to return...

Mar 9, 2016 10:19 am

Aljamain Sterling is calling out Bryan Caraway again

It’s been a few  minutes since Aljamain Sterling has taunted Bryan Caraway via social media. Of course since Miesha Tate won this weekend and Caraway and Tate are in a long term relationship it’s time again. So @BryanCaraway do you want to finally make a name for yourself or will you retire in peace, and...

Mar 9, 2016 7:37 am

Cris Cyborg campaigning for UFC 198 fight

UFC President Dana White has stated on numerous occasions that Cris Cyborg will not fight in the UFC because journalists would have a “field day” at the UFC’s expense if she were to fail a drug test. However, with that being said, White also stated that we would never see women competing in the sport,...

Mar 8, 2016 8:30 am

VIDEO | Dana White discusses aftermath of UFC 196

The co-main event and main-event of UFC 196 both left fans speechless as Miesha Tate submitted Holly Holm in the co-main event, and Nate Diaz submitted Conor McGregor in the main event. Given the two upsets, there are a lot of potential matchups being discussed for Miesha Tate, Nate Diaz, and Conor McGregor. While Miesha...

Mar 8, 2016 8:02 am

UFC rankings update, Conor McGregor takes massive hit

This past Saturday at UFC 196, two UFC champions suffered devastating losses. In the co-main event Holly Holm was choked out by Miesha Tate with a late 5th round rear-naked choke to lose the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. In the main event Conor McGregor was rocked, and then submitted, by Nate Diaz, however the bout...

Mar 8, 2016 7:55 am

Cat Zingano’s message to Dana White following UFC 196

Cat Zingano hasn’t been in the Octagon since her devastating UFC 184 submission loss to Ronda Rousey. Since then Zingano has taken the time to work on her standup skills in Thailand, while MMA fans have anxiously awaited her return. This past Saturday at UFC 196, Miesha Tate submitted Holly Holm in the 5th round...

Mar 7, 2016 9:41 am

GIF | Holly Holm and Conor McGregor have a moment after both losing at UFC 196

View post on imgur.com NOTE: If GIF does not load try refreshing this page in your browser It was the night of the underdogs at UFC 196 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Both the co-main event and main event bout underdogs came out victorious as Holly Holm lost the women’s championship title to Miesha Tate and...

Mar 6, 2016 11:51 pm

VIDEO | Twitter reactions to Nate Diaz submitting Conor McGregor at UFC 196

UFC 196 was a wild night with Nate Diaz pulling off an amazing submission victory to upset UFC featherweight champion, Conor McGregor in their non-title welterweight fight. Fellow underdog Miesha Tate also fulfilled her dream of becoming a UFC champion when she choked Holly Holm unconscious in the fifth and final round of their championship...

Mar 5, 2016 11:33 pm

UFC 196 Bonus Report: Diaz vs. McGregor gets ‘FOTN’

UFC 196 in Las Vegas delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 196’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Nate Diaz earned $50,000 for his second-round...

Mar 5, 2016 11:09 am

UFC 196 live results stream

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC 196 action? BJPenn.com has you covered! Stay glued to this page for live results updates, and stay tuned to BJPenn.com for recaps of tonight’s fights. Main card (PPV) Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate – Miesha Tate submits Holly Holm via rear-naked choke in round 5...

Mar 5, 2016 9:41 am

Dominick Cruz breaks down Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

We are now just hours away from UFC 196, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will have their highly anticipated welterweight scrap, and Holly Holm will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Miesha Tate. Ahead of the bout, UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz spoke to MMAFighting to break the bout down from...

Mar 4, 2016 4:05 pm

VIDEO | UFC 196 weigh-ins are LIVE

Ahead of tomorrow night’s action in Las Vegas, watch the fighters of UFC 196 hit the scales in preparation for their scraps tomorrow night. The full fight card is currently as follows: Main card (PPV) Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz *Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate Gian Villante vs. Ilir Latifi Corey Anderson vs. Tom Lawlor...

Mar 4, 2016 12:11 pm

VIDEO | DMX narrates chilling UFC 196 promo

It’s no secret that Saturday’s UFC 196 event is going to be a special one. With Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz set to square off in the main event of the card, and Holly Holm set to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Miesha Tate in the co-main event, the card is sure to...

Mar 4, 2016 10:08 am

Fighters react to the Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz scuffle at UFC 196 presser

The press conference for UFC 196 featuring UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, contender Nate Diaz, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and contender Miesha Tate did not disappoint in the build-up to their fights taking place on Saturday in Las Vegas, Nevada. Things were heated between McGregor and Diaz through the entire presser and came...

Mar 3, 2016 3:55 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Spinning Back Kick Drills with Holly Holm, BJ Penn and Jon Jones

It’s no secret that the Jackson-Wink MMA team has some of the most elite fighters on the planet. Ahead of Holly Holm’s UFC 196 title defense against Miesha Tate on Saturday, several members of the Jackson-Wink team took time to work on spinning back kicks. As we’ve seen in numerous fights, spinning back kicks are...

Mar 3, 2016 3:28 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Holly Holm brings young fan onstage at UFC 196 open workouts

Prior to Holly Holm’s UFC 193 bout with Ronda Rousey, she brought a fan onstage for a workout. Now, ahead of her UFC 196 title defense against Miesha Tate, Holm brought a young fan onstage for a quick dance lesson. You can see the video above courtesy of BJPenn.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage