2856 Search Results for rematch

Mar 11, 2016 8:02 am

VIDEO | Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier get into heated verbal exchange

At the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference last week leading up to UFC 196, UFC President Dana White played host for an incredible event filled with trash talk. While many fighters were on hand for the event, and there was serious trash talk going between several different pairs of fighters, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier stole...

Mar 11, 2016 6:19 am

Edgar’s coach on McGregor: “Frankie would just maul this kid”

Mark Henry, the famed striking coach of former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar, was not at all surprised when Nate Diaz defeated Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 196 this past weekend in Las Vegas. Henry was in attendance at UFC 200 and had this to say about the McGregor vs Diaz result:...

Mar 10, 2016 9:48 pm

PHOTO | Jon Jones and BJ Penn sharing knowledge

Martial arts is all about mastering techniques. UFC Hall of Fame and two-weight UFC champion BJ Penn along with former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones are seen along with jiu-jitsu world champion Roberto Alencar and wrestling coach Israel Martinez in Jones’ most recent post to Instagram. Jones captioned his photo, “Words can’t explain how...

Mar 10, 2016 2:30 pm

PHOTO | Conor McGregor gives an update after his loss to Nate Diaz

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has gotten a lot of criticism after losing to Nate Diaz in their non-title welterweight bout at UFC 196. While McGregor was humble in his defeat and was an absolute professional in all the media obligations following the loss last weekend, fans could only wonder how “The Notorious” would be...


Mar 10, 2016 1:10 pm

VIDEO | Miesha Tate gets revenge on the officer with wandering eyes

Seu danadinho, vai dar ruim em casa certo. That moment when you see yourself on tv and you know your wifes gonna kill you! A video posted by Rafael Cordeiro (@kings_mma) on Mar 8, 2016 at 12:28pm PST A video of one of the officers on stage during the UFC 196 weigh-ins went viral after...

Mar 10, 2016 9:29 am

Source: Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate 2 in the works for UFC 200

Sources close to BJPENN.COM have confirmed that the UFC is looking to set up a rematch between Holly Holm and Miesha Tate for July’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas, Nevada. Miesha Tate beat Holly Holm by rear-naked choke to become the UFC women’s bantamweight champion at UFC 196. Tate secured the choke in the...

Mar 10, 2016 8:42 am

Luke Rockhold verbally destroys Chris Weidman

While Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman’s rematch is still 3 months away, the pair have started the war of words early. At the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference last week, the pair talked trash throughout the course of the press conference, which ultimately lead to a heated staredown at the conclusion of the event. Rockhold continued...

Mar 10, 2016 8:35 am

VIDEO | Frankie Edgar calls out Conor McGregor in the most awesome way possible

What do u say @thenotoriousmma? Balls in your court, Now lets see who has a Vagina @robdrake @ShoreShot @HiHoRecords pic.twitter.com/J02Afqli36 — Frankie Edgar (@FrankieEdgar) March 9, 2016 Frankie Edgar has been campaigning for a featherweight title shot from the time he knocked out Chad Mendes at the TUF 22 finale back in December. Following the...

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 10:31 am

Dana White says Jon Jones’ fight with Daniel Cormier will be his first fight sober

Apparently Jon Jones has spent his entire career partying and on some sort of substances. “Bones” has been widely considered the pound-for-pound best fighter in the game and many people have talked about Jones already being the best MMA fighter in history. What will he be able to accomplish completely sober? UFC President Dana White...

Mar 9, 2016 8:50 am

Dana White blames Holly Holm’s Manager

Dana White is not upset after losing arguably the biggest PPV event ever for the UFC later this year with the rematch of Holm v Rousey. He has expressed that he feels sorry for Holly Holm but not for the reason you think. He doesn’t feel bad she lost only that she doesn’t know how...

Mar 8, 2016 10:39 am

McGregor mentally broke in his fight -Kenny Florian

Kenny Florian besides being one of the UFC’s commentators also does a podcast with Jon Anik and had some solid insight into Conor McGregor. Florian thinks it was just a little so soon for McGregor.  Heres what he said on the latest edition of the Anik and Florian podcast. “Conor, while he’s super slick, and...

Mar 8, 2016 8:59 am

Conor McGregor’s coach discusses potential opponents for UFC 200

Prior to UFC 196, Conor McGregor revealed that he committed to a fight at UFC 200, however no opponent was named. There was speculation that McGregor could face welterweight champion Robbie Lawler if he were to defeat Diaz at UFC 196. As the world knows by now, in the main event of UFC 196, McGregor...

Mar 7, 2016 5:41 pm

Photo | Holly Holm sends message to Miesha Tate

This is how Saturday night ended but it’s not the end for me. I am going to train hard and show that I am better than this. I am down but not out. Thank you @mieshatate for the opportunity last weekend. Well done. What do you say? ….Let’s do this again. UFC 200 is just...

Mar 7, 2016 1:38 pm

Jose Aldo chose to watch porn instead of the Conor McGregor versus Nate Diaz fight?

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo apparently did not care much about the Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz fight at UFC 196. The former pound-for-pound king said he knew what the outcome would be ahead of the fight and chose to watch something more entertaining to him when the fight aired. According to Bloody Elbow,...

Mar 7, 2016 9:25 am

VIDEO | Nick Diaz celebrates brother Nate Diaz’s win over Conor McGregor in 209 style

Post fight thoughts from @nickdiaz209 #UFC196 pic.twitter.com/lhlVisHASy — UFC (@ufc) March 6, 2016 Check out the elder Diaz brother, Nick celebrating Nate’s big win over UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in their non-title welterweight bout at UFC 196. Nick gave it to McGregor fans doing their usual crowd chant for “The Notorious.” What do you...

Mar 7, 2016 2:04 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor admits that he panicked in fight with Nate Diaz

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been humble in his loss against Nate Diaz at UFC 196. In this video, McGregor talks with Ariel Helwani about the fight where the featherweight champion admits that he “panicked,” but ultimately is taking this loss as a learning experience. What do you think is next for Conor McGregor?...

Mar 7, 2016 12:35 am

Jose Aldo to Frankie Edgar: ‘you don’t have any right to ask for a title shot yet’

Jose Aldo has made it known since UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor lost on Saturday night that he wants McGregor next for a shot to regain the featherweight title. Aldo posted a message addressing fellow featherweight contender Frankie Edgar and his campaign to fight McGregor for the featherweight title. Aldo posted the following statement captioned...

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 6, 2016 4:13 pm

Conor McGregor responds to Jose Aldo’s “pussy” comment

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor suffered his first-career UFC loss at last night’s UFC 196 event, when he was submitted by Nate Diaz in the second round of their main event scrap. Following McGregor’s loss, former champion Jose Aldo took to Twitter with this statement: “See ya at UFC 200, Conor McGregor. Your fairy tale...

Mar 6, 2016 3:41 pm

Dana White: “I think Ronda will now fight Miesha Tate for the title”

UFC president Dana White spoke to ESPN’s “SportsCenter” following yesterday’s UFC 196 event in Las Vegas and revealed that Ronda Rousey will likely be next up for new women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate, his words: “I think that Ronda will now fight Miesha Tate for the title. That’s what’s going to happen. That’s what I said before...

Mar 5, 2016 10:53 pm

Rafael dos Anjos reacts to Nate Diaz’s submission win over Conor McGregor

In the main event of UFC 196, Nate Diaz shocked the world as he picked up a 2nd round submission win over Conor McGregor. Immediately, the MMA world went wild as everyone had something to say about McGregor’s loss. While Jose Aldo took the opportunity to talk trash and call out Conor McGregor for a...

Mar 5, 2016 10:45 pm

Jose Aldo reacts to Nate Diaz defeating Conor McGregor

In the main event of UFC 196, Nate Diaz shocked the world as he submitted Conor McGregor in the 2nd round of their welterweight scrap. The fight was an exciting one, with McGregor gaining momentum before appearing to get rocked by Diaz. After a failed takedown attempt, Diaz secured the rear-naked choke to defeat McGregor....

Mar 4, 2016 3:58 pm

VIDEO | Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman II staredown

#UFC199: @LukeRockhold vs @ChrisWeidmanUFC 2 | June 4 | Los Angeles #UNSTOPPABLE https://t.co/4BkcL4lOYz — #UFC196 (@ufc) March 4, 2016 While Luke Rockhold may have defeated Chris Weidman in the co-main event of UFC 194 in impressive fashion, Weidman is as confident as ever ahead of their UFC 199 rematch on June 4th. See the pair...