2198 Search Results for mixed martial arts

Mar 17, 2016 2:16 am

Georges St-Pierre talks about ‘the biggest humiliation’ of his life

The mental aspect of fighting is just as important as the physical. Just ask former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre. “I became champion, I beat the greatest welterweight in the world back in the day that was Matt Hughes, who seems to be invincible back in the day and I beat him. So now I...

Mar 15, 2016 10:46 pm

The New York State Assembly will vote on the possibility of legalizing MMA

😃 — Dana White (@danawhite) March 15, 2016 .”The New York State Assembly will vote on the possibility of legalizing mixed martial arts in the state next week, according to a spokesman for Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie (D-Bronx). Which day next week the vote would go to the Assembly floor was not specified by Spokesman...

Mar 14, 2016 4:36 pm

Carlos Condit: I want the rematch with Lawler, otherwise I’m on hiatus

Former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit is still trying to decide what is next in regards to his mixed martial arts career. “The Natural Born Killer” is coming off a controversial title fight loss to reigning champion Robbie Lawler, which occurred in the main event of UFC 195 just over 2 months ago. Condit...

Mar 8, 2016 4:01 pm

A severe heart condition has cancelled Chris Leben’s MMA comeback

Mixed martial arts veteran Chris Leben (22-11 MMA) was planning on coming out of retirement to fight for the Bellator MMA promotion. Sadly that is no longer the case, as MMAJunkie is reporting that “The Crippler” has been diagnosed with a severe medical condition that has left Chris with just 18 percent of normal blood...

Mar 8, 2016 5:34 am

Video | Royce Gracie and Randy Couture react to Nate’s win over McGregor

Royce Gracie and Randy Couture react to Nate Diaz beating McGregor pic.twitter.com/PzbzLnfDWj — caposa (@GrabakaHitman) March 7, 2016 Watch as mixed martial arts legends Royce Gracie and Randy Couture give their live reactions to Nate Diaz’s submission victory over Conor McGregor at UFC 196. Do you think their reactions would have been similar had McGregor...

Mar 6, 2016 8:09 pm

Video | Watch Nate Diaz ‘Stockton Slap’ McGregor at UFC 196

Nate Diaz scored the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career last night at UFC 196, this by submitting Conor McGregor in the second-round of their main event fight. Diaz landed more than just some good punches during yesterday’s “fight of the night”. As you can see in the above video, Diaz was using...

Mar 6, 2016 11:14 am

Ronda Rousey reacts to Miesha Tate’s win: “Back to work for me”

Miehsa Tate shocked the mixed martial arts world yesterday evening in Las Vegas by submitting Holly Holm in the fifth-round of their co-main event fight at UFC 196. UFC president Dana White sat down with the FOX Sports panel following the UFC 196 event where he stated that he had been in contact with former...

Mar 6, 2016 10:07 am

Photo | Diaz Brothers post “New King” poster following Nate’s win

Nate Diaz scored the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career last night when he submitted Conor McGregor in the second-round of their main event fight at UFC 196. Following the victory, The Diaz Brothers official Facebook account uploaded the following photo to announce that there is “A New King”, check it out.

Mar 5, 2016 11:28 pm

Dana White on Nate Diaz: “We might never see him again!”

Nate Diaz shocked the Mixed Martial Arts world earlier this evening in Las Vegas, as he was able to submit the heavily favored Conor Mcgregor in the second-round of their main event fight at UFC 196. UFC president Dana White was asked what was next for Nate Diaz during an interview on FS1, he responded...

Mar 3, 2016 11:06 am

VIDEO | #TBT 400 lb. Butterbean KOs James Thompson in MMA bout

Check out this Throwback Thursday clip of Eric “Butterbean” Esch take on James Thompson is an MMA match in Cage Rage back in 2007. Butterbean is a heavyweight fighter that started as a professional boxer, and then moved on to other martial arts including kickboxing, mixed martial arts, and even getting his share of matches...

Mar 2, 2016 10:07 am

BREAKING: Wanderlei Silva ends retirement and signs with Bellator MMA

Bellator MMA has just announced the signing of former UFC and PRIDE veteran Wanderlei Silva. The legendary fighter who announced his retirement after a lifetime ban from MMA after evading a random drug test has come out of retirement since being released by the UFC and a re-hearing with the Nevada Athletic Commission. Silva’s received...

Mar 1, 2016 8:41 am

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey refuses to discuss fighting in interview

Mixed martial arts champion #RondaRousey admits suffering serious depression after being knocked out last year https://t.co/9SvnXQ8KjM — 7 News Perth (@7NewsPerth) February 28, 2016 While one would expect Ronda Rousey to discuss her run as UFC women’s bantamweight champion and her future in the UFC in an interview, the former champ apparently doesn’t want to...

Mar 1, 2016 7:37 am

Team Silva wants commission to review and overturn Bisping’s win

Michael Bisping scored the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career this past Saturday in London, when he defeated former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva via unanimous decision. The fight was very close and many fans thought that “The Spider” should have got the ‘nod’ from the judges when all was said and done. Anderson...