20106 Search Results for MMA

Sep 3, 2015 3:50 pm

Report: Max Holloway vs. Jeremy Stephens set for UFC 194

A key featherweight battle between surging contenders Max Holloway and Jeremy Stephens will take place at UFC 194. FOX Sports was first to report the news stating that both fighters, Holloway and Stephens, had verbally agreed to fight on December 12. Max “Blessed” Holloway (14-3 MMA) was most recently seen in action at last month’s...

Sep 3, 2015 3:33 pm

UFC Sends Out Warning To Fighters –– ‘Say NO To The Unions’

The battle between the UFC and possible unions seem to be growing. The Teamsters and The Culinary Workers Union 226 have come together in an effort to organize MMA fighters into a fighter union. There has been a lot making its way round the internet about just what the Culinary Workers Union motivations are, seeing...

Sep 3, 2015 1:58 pm

Lil Nog Targets December Return, Wants a Fight With Rampage

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (21-7 MMA) is looking to rebound, this after suffering a unanimous decision loss to former UFC title holder Mauricio “Shogun” Rua at last month’s UFC 190 pay-per-view event in Brazil. The 39-year-old veteran is eyeing a December return to the octagon and has his sights set on another former UFC champion, his...

Sep 3, 2015 7:15 am

Edson Barboza Wants Fight With Anthony Pettis

UFC lightweight contender Edson Barboza (16-3 MMA) is riding high after earning a unanimous decision victory over Paul Felder at July’s UFC on FOX 16 event in Chicago. The feared Brazilian striker wants to fight again before the end of the year and is hoping to get a shot at former UFC lightweight champion Anthony...


Sep 3, 2015 6:41 am

Mystic Mac On Joseph Duffy: ‘I’d KO Him Stiff’

UFC interim featherweight title holder Conor McGregor has not tasted defeat since his submission loss to fellow Irishman Joseph Duffy at a Cage Warriors event in November of 2010. Since “Irish Joe” made his UFC debut in March, talk of a rematch with McGregor has gained steam. “Mystic Mac” talked about a potential rematch with...

Sep 3, 2015 1:41 am

‘The Karate Hottie’ Michelle Waterson Brings The Heat With These Kicks

Former Invicta FC atomweight champion Michelle Waterson was successful in her UFC debut, in the strawweight division. She took on TUF cast member Angela Magana at the last TUF Finale and defeated her via rear naked choke in the third round. Waterson is widely consdierd to be one of the best pound for pound WMMA...

Sep 3, 2015 12:23 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan Gets Emotional Talking To Ronda Rousey

You’ve probably already heard or read that UFC commentator Joe Rogan almost cried when he interviewed UFC champ Ronda Rousey in the octagon after her 34 second KO over Bethe Correia at UFC 190. Rogan said that just the fact that he was witnessing history and how special the moment was, being in Brazil, and...

Sep 3, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! Girl Whoops Male Robbers Ass

MMA fighter Monique Bastos, a strawweight from Brazil was walking down the street when all of a sudden she was being attacked and robbed by two men. They were after her cell phone. One of them got away, but the other guy wasn’t so lucky. Bastros grabbed him and wrestled him to the ground. After...

Sep 3, 2015 12:01 am

Just In Case You Were Wondering……..

Is Conor McGregor slowly morphing into MMA’s version of Floyd Mayweather? The UFC interim featherweight champ seems to be taking things further and further in that direction. The guy’s always talked a big game, that’s for sure, but now he’s starting to be overly flashy too. Hey, whatever floats your boat, and if you’ve got...

Sep 2, 2015 6:29 pm

Dodson: ‘I Want To Murder-Death-Kill Demetrious Johnson’

Leading up to their title fight rematch this Saturday at UFC 191, champion Demetrious Johnson and challenger John Dodson have had an interesting back and forth. Johnson isn’t really one for doing a lot of trash talking, while Dodson, well, Dodson is. ‘The Magician’ has been calling for this rematch for a long time, claiming...

Sep 2, 2015 5:00 pm

Frank Mir Has An Important Message For The Internet Trolls Out There

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will take on fellow former champ Andrei Arlovski at UFC 191 in a fight that will most likely determine the next title challenger. Mir has won two straight, knock out victories over Bigfoot Silva and Todd Duffee, but before that he was on a rough four fight losing streak,...

Sep 2, 2015 3:20 pm

Miller: ‘Cutting Weight May Be Taking Years Off My Life’

In a very interesting and insightful article written by Scott Harris, for Bleacher Report, UFC lightweight Jim Miller talked about his weight cut procedure and how miserable it really is. He also mentions that it might not seem so now, but the things fighters do to cut weight for every fight might end up taking...

Sep 2, 2015 3:01 pm

‘Mighty Mouse’ Plans on Shutting Up The ‘Mental Midget’

UFC 191 will feature a highly anticipated main event title fight between flyweights Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson, a rematch of a very close fight where Johnson got the decision win. Since then Dodson has been laying claim that the belt should belong to him and that he’s the only one that’s even rocked the...

Sep 2, 2015 12:01 pm

Anti-Domestic Violence Group Set To Protest UFC 191

Because of UFC light heavyweight Anthony Johnson’s past domestic violence issues, UFC 191, which will take place this Saturday in Las Vegas, will be the target of a protest. The anti-domestic violence group ‘MMA Watchdog’ will be holding a protest rally outside of the event, according to Eventbrite. The group released this statement regarding the...

Sep 2, 2015 10:36 am

Demetrious Johnson On A Mission To Break Anderson Silva’s Record

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is the only 125 lb. champ the UFC has ever had and he plans on keeping it that way, for a while. Johnson currently has six title defenses and will look to make it seven this Saturday at UFC 191 when he takes on John Dodson. The champ has a...

Sep 2, 2015 7:40 am

‘Fedor Has Not Signed With The UFC’

  Don’t run into the streets screaming with joy just yet fight fans. MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko has not signed with the UFC, yet. There was a report that surfaced yesterday, from Combat Press, that stated Fedor had indeed signed with the UFC and was currently in the process of booking an opponent. Awesome right?...

Sep 2, 2015 7:02 am

UFC Fighters React To Big Nog Retiring

  The sport of MMA has said goodbye to one of the biggest legends and names in the history of mixed martial arts. Big Nog, or Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, has decided to official call it quits and accepted a job from the UFC, as the Brazilian Ambassador. When the news was announced fighters came out...

Sep 2, 2015 5:44 am

Rashad Evans: ‘Ryan Bader’s Not A High IQ Fighter’

At UFC 192 UFC light heavyweights Rashad Evans and Ryan Bader will meet inside the octagon. For Evans it will be his return to action after nearly two years on the sidelines. So, is he worried about taking on Bader, who recently was in the title conversation before Alexander Gustafsson was picked to take on...

Sep 2, 2015 12:37 am

WATCH! Crazy Spinning Back Kick Sends Opponent Crashing To The Mat

Let’s be honest, one of, if not the most exciting part of MMA is a one shot KO. Whether it’s from a punch, knee, elbow or kick, when a fighter lands a solid shot that puts their opponents lights out there’s really nothing else comparable. I suppose if you’re a Jiu-Jitsu fanatic then a good...

Sep 2, 2015 12:33 am

WATCH! Strawweight Stops Thief And Forces Him To Beg For Mercy

Here’s something you don’t see everyday, I guess unless you’re MMA fighter Monique Bastos. Check out this video of Bastos, a strawweight fighter from Brazil, subduing a thief who attempted to rob her and her friends of their phones. This apparently is not the first time its happened to her. Their were two thief, one...

Aug 31, 2015 5:57 pm

Thiago Alves: Fight with Nate Diaz almost happened

Thiago Alves is looking forward to headlining his second event in a row, this time against fellow welterweight Benson Henderson at “UFC Fight Night 79”. The card takes place on November 28, 2015 in South Korea and will be Henderson’s second fight at 170. Redemption is on Alves’ mind as his last outing in the...

Aug 31, 2015 5:14 pm

“Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber” Cast Revealed

The contestants for the twenty-second season of “The Ultimate Fighter” have been announced and there are some big names in the mix! Thirty-two UFC hopefuls, sixteen Americans and sixteen Europeans, will duke it out in the octagon for the right to stay in the Ultimate Fighter House. The Europeans will be led by Dublin’s own...

Aug 31, 2015 1:27 pm

‘I assumed Arlovski was actually going to get the title shot’

Andrei Arlovski seems to be on the run of his career. The sixteen fight year veteran is currently riding a five fight win-streak and was expected to be on his way to a shot at the UFC Heavyweight Championship. “The Pitbull” will have to wait for another shot at gold, however, as he will be...

Aug 31, 2015 11:25 am

Is Dana White teasing the signing of Fedor Emelianenko to UFC?

Fedor Emelianenko rocked the mixed martial arts world when he announced he would be making his return to the sport in July. His relationship with Bellator’s Scott Coker lead many to assume that “The Last Emperor” would be signing with the Viacom company, but Coker has since let it be known that Fedor will not...

Aug 30, 2015 7:40 pm

Ryan Bader admits to thinking of ‘other options’ after UFC title snub

After Daniel Cormier disposed of Anthony “Rumble” Johnson at UFC 187 for the vacated UFC Light Heavyweight Championship, Ryan Bader confronted the new champion at the post fight press conference. The confrontation caught Cormier off guard and got under his skin and it seemed like his first title defense was set: Cormier vs. Bader. Not...

Aug 30, 2015 6:26 pm

WSOF VP: ‘I don’t think Palhares should think about fighting anymore’

Rousimar Palhares claimed to have turned a new leaf when he inked a deal with World Series of Fighting in 2014. He made his promotional debut against Steve Carl and, of course, held the inverted heel hook a bit too long. He followed that performance with a WSOF Welterweight Championship defense against Jon Fitch where...

Aug 30, 2015 5:40 pm

Holly Holm ‘fears everything’ about Ronda Rousey

Holly Holm is nearly two months away from the biggest challenge of her professional fighting career and it sounds like she has an idea of what she is walking into. The two-fight veteran of the octagon will fly into Melbourne, Australia at UFC 193 to challenge Ronda Rousey for her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship. The...