2135 Search Results for mixed martial arts

Dec 31, 2015 8:27 am

UFC 195 fighters discuss Conor McGregor’s impact on the UFC

It is undeniable that Conor McGregor is in fact a superstar in the world of Mixed Martial Arts. The brash Irishman has drawn many viewers to the UFC given his marketability, and with feats such as predicting his UFC 194 KO over Jose Aldo, he has intrigued many ‘casual viewers’. While it’s been 3 weeks...

Dec 30, 2015 2:08 pm

Nick Diaz makes his case for why he’s the GOAT

Nick Diaz’s MMA career has certainly been a historic one. Over the course of his nearly 15 year professional career, Diaz has fought some of the best fighters to ever compete in Mixed Martial Arts. Along the way Diaz has also fought for some of the best MMA promotions in the world, including the WEC,...

Dec 30, 2015 9:31 am

WATCH! Lorenzo Fertitta says UFC will bring in over half a billion dollars in 2015

The world’s premiere mixed martial arts promotion has had a record year in 2015. Check out this video featuring UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta talking about how the company will rake in “about” $600 million in 2015 alone. Fertitta talks about fighter pay, which always has been a hot topic amongst both fighters and fans (transcribed...

Dec 27, 2015 11:10 pm

UFC champion on Ronda Rousey: ‘she’s still one of the greatest’

Many were quick to run over Ronda Rousey while she was down after her knockout loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193. Rousey tasted defeat for the first time in her professional mixed martial arts career and many gave the former champion a heavy amount of flack with the loss. UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk...

Dec 26, 2015 7:56 am

Chuck Liddell reminisces on no-rules fight in Brazil

As if going into your opponents home country for a professional MMA fight isn’t intimidating enough, try having his manager double as the referee for the bout. That’s exactly what happened to Chuck Liddell back in 1998 when he traveled to Brazil for his 2nd professional MMA fight against MMA legend Jose Landi-Jons. Liddell recounted...

Dec 23, 2015 2:59 pm

MMA Noise: MMA World Expo 2015 – Jon Jones, Anderson Silva & Ray Sefo

Jon “Bones” Jones, Anderson Silva, Eddie Alvarez and a few other MMA fighters were in New York 2015 MMA World Expo. The sixth annual MMA World Expo, the East Coast’s premiere Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) gathering presented by City World Ford, returned to New York’s Jacob Javits Center. Check out what else went on in...

Dec 22, 2015 10:56 am

Here is how you can help make Jon Jones’ dreams come true

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is asking for your support to get the sport of mixed martial arts legally sanctioned in his home state of New York. Jones tweeted the following with a link to a petition supporting the legalization of MMA in New York: Legalizing MMA in my home state has always...

Dec 19, 2015 9:17 am

MUST SEE! 44 of the best KO’s of 2015

WATCH THIS!: KNOOOOCKKKOUUUUTS!44 knockouts of 2015 so far! Posted by Fights 18+ on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 Tonight’s UFC on FOX 17 card is the final UFC event of 2015. With that being said, 2015 has delivered some incredible knockouts, from not only the UFC, but all of Mixed Martial Arts. One fan decided to...

Dec 15, 2015 1:31 am

Jose Aldo’s mother comments on the knockout loss to Conor McGregor

Watching a son or daughter go to war in a mixed martial arts bout is probably as nerve-racking a sporting event could get for a parent. Jose Aldo’s mother Rocilene Souza typically does not watch her son fight when the cage door closes, according to Bloody Elbow. Unfortunately, the fight between Jose Aldo and Conor...

Dec 12, 2015 4:06 pm

BJ Penn gets Birthday Surprise

Tomorrow we celebrate the 37th birthday of our namesake, BJ Penn! This morning The Penn Hawaii Youth Foundation had a surprise for BJ, which you can see above. The Penn Hawaii Youth Foundation was established back in 2004, and aims to “encourage positive values in Hawaii’s youth through the martial arts way … and foster...

Dec 7, 2015 5:48 pm

Tyson Fury Believes “MMA is for people who can’t box”

It wasn’t too long ago when Tyson Fury won the heavyweight championship of the world. Most expected Fury to be highly vocal about his win over Klitschklo, who he will rematch for the title in 2016 in an undecided venue. Fury made remarks back in 2013 when “The baddest man on the planet” was Cain...

Dec 7, 2015 12:58 pm

Michael “The Count” Bisping Video: “I will take him down and use some good old GNP”

  Michael “The Count” Bisping is back on track after two straight wins in the 185 division.  CB Dollaway and Thales Leites suffered defeat by the hands of Bisping via decision in both occasions. “The Count” (27-7 MMA) had two losses in 2014 against Tim Kennedy and Luke Rockhold. Bisping interviewed with submissionradio: “I always...

Dec 7, 2015 9:49 am

WATCH! Jon Jones, Holly Holm, Carlos Condit and Donald Cerrone kill the Hotline Bling

This is Gold!!! Great performance guys 👏👏👏 @jonnybones @cowboycerrone @carlos_condit @hollyholm A video posted by Official Instagram JacksonWink (@jacksonwink_mma) on Dec 3, 2015 at 7:18pm PST These UFC stars do not only possess superior mixed martial arts skills, but also give rapper Drake a run for his money in the dancing department. Check out this...