431 Search Results for UFC 161

Mar 5, 2013 9:39 am

Stipe Miocic vs. Soa Palelei Official for UFC 161 | UFC News

  A heavyweight battle between Stipe Miocic (9-1) and Soa ‘The Hulk’ Palelei (18-3) is set for UFC 161 on June 15th at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Fight News Australia covered the story earlier this week. Miocic is coming off of the first professional loss of his career in what was his...

Mar 4, 2013 4:40 pm

UFC 161 slated for June 15 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada | UFC News

The UFC will return to Canada this summer, as a live event is set to take place in the MTS Centre in Winnipeg on June 15, 2013. The event, which is expected to serve as UFC 161 (a pay-per-view), will mark the organizations first appearance in the province of Manitoba. To date, the UFC has put on 12 fight cards in Canada,...

Feb 28, 2013 9:15 am

Jake Shields vs Tyron Woodley Matchup Rumored for UFC 161 | UFC NEWS

A welterweight matchup between Jake Shields and Tyron Woodley is in the works for a UFC card this summer.  Details about the card, such as the name, are still not clear.  Most likely, the event will be UFC 161 on June 15 in Canada.  The host city is yet to be announced. Jake Shields, the...

Aug 27, 2015 2:27 pm

Report: UFC 190’s The Biggest Event Since 2013, Tops 900,000 PPV Buys

UFC 190, which saw a main event between UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Brazilian Beth Correia, looks to be the biggest PPV event for the UFC, sine 2013, when Chris Weidman took on Anderson Silva for the second time. According to Dave Meltzer, via MMAFighting, the event is estimated to have brought in over...

Aug 26, 2015 9:12 am

‘UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia’ Drug Tests Results Revealed

Today the CABMMA, Brazil’s athletic commission, released the results of the ‘UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia’ drug tests. UFC 190 went down on Aug. 1 in Brazil, where UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey took on Bethe Correia in the night’s main event. It didn’t last long however, with Rousey landing a punch 34 second into...

Aug 25, 2015 3:55 pm

UFC’s Drug Czar: ‘Jose Aldo Apologized For Negative IV Ban Comments’

Apparently, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has had a change in heart when it comes to the upcoming ban on IVs for the use of rehydrating after weigh-ins. Aldo came out a little while back and slammed the new rule, insisting that he’s still going to use one because they wouldn’t dare cancel his fight...

Aug 21, 2015 3:12 pm

UFC Fighters React To Holly Holm Getting Title Shot Instead Of Miesha Tate

Early, very early, this morning it was announced that undefeated UFC bantamweight Holly Holm would be fighting champion Ronda Rousey at UFC 195. Sounds pretty good right, another undefeated vs. undefeated story line to run with….but what happened to Miesha Tate? After Tate’s win over Jessica Eye, which was set up as a potential number...

Aug 21, 2015 2:31 pm

Edson Barboza: ‘I’ll Be UFC Champion In 2016’

UFC lightweight Edson Barboza has big goals for 2016 and believes he’ll be able to achieve them. He’s coming off of a win over Paul Felder in a ‘Fight of The Night’ scrap at UFC on FOX 16, back in July, and is ready to get back in there in hopes of getting closer to...

Aug 19, 2015 11:10 am

‘UFC 193: Lawler vs. Condit’ Set For Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium

UFC 193, which will feature the welterweight title fight between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit will officially take place at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium. The news was confirmed by UFC president Dana White, who also confirmed that a rematch between heavyweights Mark Hunt and ‘Bigfoot’ Silva will take place on the card as well. Lawler vs...

Aug 18, 2015 1:47 pm

Boxing Legend Shane Mosley Embarrassed By UFC’s Stance On Women

  Now it looks like the achievements of UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey are going to be causing change in the boxing world, or at least that’s the thought behind this recent decision from boxing legend Shane Mosley. Mosley recently announced, via a press release, that he will be adding a women’s boxing bout to...

Aug 18, 2015 8:40 am

UFC Fighter Allegedly Urinates In Bar And Fights Security

Blame it on the alcohol guys. UFC fighter Antonio Braga Neto recently had a mishap in a bar and now intends on suing the establishment. So what happened? Allegedly the UFC middleweight had a little bit too much to drink while in a bar and urinated on the floor. He was then thrown out by...

Aug 18, 2015 12:01 am

HOTT! UFC’s Newest Stunner, Aleksa Albu Posts Several Sexy Pics (NSFW)

UFC strawweight Aleksandra ‘Stitch’ Albu won her debut inside the octagon back at ‘UFC Fight Night: Gonzaga vs. Cro Cop 2’, when she submitted Izabela Badurek via guillotine in the second round. Albu only has two professional MMA fights, but both are finishes, with her first win coming via TKO in the first round. So,...

Aug 17, 2015 6:00 am

Donald Cerrone’s long road to a UFC Lightweight Title shot

Before WEC merged with UFC in 2010, smaller fighters always had the stigma that they could not consistently provide exciting fights. The fact that WEC became such a commodity that UFC eventually absorbed it proved the theory to be a myth as fighters like Jose Aldo, Dominick Cruz, and Urijah Faber have put on some...

Aug 16, 2015 1:00 am

UFC fighter strips naked and runs into ocean — HILARIOUS!

It looks like the fighters of the octagon are losing their MINDS with the lack of fights going on this week. UFC lightweight “Stormin'” Norman Parke appeared to be so bored, he was dared to run into the ocean butt-naked and actually went through with it! Of course, Parke commented on this video saying, “You’s...

Aug 13, 2015 3:11 pm

UFC Fighters React To Anderson Silva’s Suspension And $400k Fine

Earlier today the Nevada State Athletic Commission, during a disciplinary hearing, decided to suspend former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva for a year as well as fining him and changing his win over Nick Diaz to a No Contest. The ruling came after lengthy testimony and explanations from Silva and his team, which ended up...

Jul 31, 2015 4:41 am

UFC Fighters React To Cecil The Lion Being Killed

The internet went into an uproar when it was discovered that a dentist from America went to Zimbabwe and hunted and killed a lion, who the locals called Cecil. The lion was also a part of a study being done Oxford University, who had placed a tracking collar on the lion. Lets remember that UFC...

Jul 28, 2015 12:02 am

Retired UFC Fighter Accepts Fight Challenge From Twitter Troll

Be careful what you wish for on social media, especially when trying to taunt retired MMA fighters. Retired UFC fighter and current Invicta FC matchmaker and commentator Julie Kedzie recently grew tired of a certain Twitter troll, who challenged her to a fight. So she decided to go ahead and accept that challenge. Kenzie gave...

Jul 26, 2015 7:21 am

UFC Fighters React to Miesha Tate’s Decision Win Over Jessica Eye

Miesha Tate proved the bookies right when she walked out of the octagon with her hands raised after her bout with Jessica “Evil” Eye. Tate put on a fantastic performance, but Eye let her hands fly and connected several times. Both women could have dropped each other at any given point, but neither gave up...

Jul 22, 2015 9:38 am

Report! Jose Aldo Threatens To Sue Chael Sonnen And The UFC

According to the ‘Original Gangster’, Chael Sonnen, the UFC featherweight champion is threatening to go after him and the UFC in court. Sonnen said, on his podcast, that a Brazilian lawyer called him and said Jose Aldo is going to sue him for defamation if he doesn’t stop talking about Aldo’s injury. Check it out!...

Jul 18, 2015 1:46 pm

UFC Fighters React To Michael Bisping’s Split Decision Win

Some think it was a controversial decision and possibly should have gone to Thales Leites, but it was Michael Bisping who grabbed the split decision in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Glasgow. Check out what other UFC fighter had to say about the decision! People bitching about Bisping decision it was close but...

Jul 17, 2015 9:21 am

UFC Fighters React To Mike Swick’s Retirement

UFC welterweight and TUF 1 vet Mike ‘Quick’ Swick has officially retired from the sport of MMA. Swick hadn’t been active in quite some time, until he came back at UFC 189 this past Saturday and loss a tough decision to Alex Garcia. After the fight Swick decided to hang up the gloves and call...

Jul 16, 2015 12:51 pm

Aldo Didn’t Watch UFC 189, Willing To Fight Conor In Ireland

Conor McGregor became the UFC interim featherweight champion this past weekend in Las Vegas by defeating Chad Mendes via second-round TKO in their main event fight at UFC 189. It was a fight that most MMA fans and fighters tuned in to watch, with the exception of reigning UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, who was...

Jul 5, 2015 5:55 am

UFC Fighters Celebrate Independence Day In Style

Yesterday was Independence Day and fighters of the UFC made sure to be wearing their red, white, and blue. Fighters from Dan Henderson to flyweight Ian McCall shared their patriotism with the world and showed off their pride in style! Check out these pictures below of fighters celebrating the holiday. Happy 4th! Be safe #america...

Jun 26, 2015 10:21 am

UFC Officials React To New York’s Failed Attempt At MMA In 2015

Once again, MMA fails in New York. The bill to get that sport legalized in the Big Apple did not get passed yesterday and needless to say, UFC officials weren’t very happy. Especially UFC president Dana White who took to Twitter to call out the ‘corrupt’ politicians. There was a lot of positive vibes floating around,...

Jun 24, 2015 8:18 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo’s Injury On Twitter

There hasn’t been a lot of official information about Jose Aldo’s injury, or if he will be able to fight at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor, but we do have plenty of comments from fellow UFC fighters. Check it out: If Jose is out I'm willing to step in and beat @TheNotoriousMMA again!! @ufc @danawhite...

Jun 20, 2015 5:46 pm

UFC Fighters React To Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s Brutal Beating Of Jessica Penne

You watched Joanna Jedrzejczyk beat down Jessica Penne and keep her title, now check out what the MMA world had to say about the impressive performance by the champion. Joanna took it to Penne at UFC Fight Night: Berlin, landing punches over and over again. She also caught her with a big elbow that busted...

May 7, 2015 9:47 am

Ortiz: ‘Don’t Like How Much You’re Making at UFC? Come to Bellator!’

Even though the deal between Reebok and UFC is truly groundbreaking, the majority of fighters who spoke out on social media yesterday seem to be against the deal. Some fighters were so unimpressed with the sponsorship money they would be getting that they told Reebok to KEEP their money. Tito Ortiz wants the fighter of...