2921 Search Results for mixed martial arts

Jul 12, 2015 6:20 am

Cerrone Puts Dos Anjos on the Hot Seat, Questions Him About Title Fight

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone may be one of the craziest fighters in mixed martial arts today. The lightweight standout has a championship bout waiting for him when Rafael dos Anjos makes his return, but he wants to take another fight beforehand! Cerrone tracked down the UFC Lightweight Champion during international fight week and questioned him about...

Jul 12, 2015 6:01 am

Chael Sonnen to Fans: ‘Blame Yourselves for Chad Mendes’ Loss’

Chad Mendes got knocked out in the second round of his interim-championship fight with Conor McGregor at “UFC 189” and Chael Sonnen believes the FANS are to blame. Sonnen’s presence in the online community of mixed martial arts has been steadily increasing since the fighter was released from his contract with the UFC. Sonnen has...

Jul 12, 2015 4:49 am

UFC 189 Draws Over 15,000 Fans, Sets Record with $7.2 Million Live Gate

Conor McGregor cemented his place in UFC history during the main-event of Saturday’s “UFC 189” when he defeated Chad Mendes for the Interim UFC Featherweight Championship. The fight, originally scheduled to be Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor, took place in front of 16,019 screaming fans at the MGM Grand Garden Arena for a live gate...

Jul 9, 2015 3:48 am

Faber, VanZant Eyeing Possible Movie And TV Roles

Looks like you might be seeing a lot more of UFC fighters like Urijah Faber and Paige VanZant. According to Deadline, the management company that work with Faber, VanZant, Chad Mendes, Anthony Pettis and Chael Sonnen, MMA Incorporated, have joined forces with 3Arts Entertainment. ‘Call it a cage match: 3Arts Entertainment has inked an exclusive...

Jul 9, 2015 12:47 am

WATCH! Don Frye’s UFC 189 Predictions

‘Predator’s Predictions’ UFC #189 is back with another of Don Frye’s, unfiltered, politically incorrect MMA, Cage Fighting, Kick Boxing and Mixed Martial Arts, Ultimate Fighting Championship Predictions. This time he’s uped his game and now means what he says 110% .. you know he means business!!’ Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate...

Jul 6, 2015 5:20 am

Michael Bisping Was Once A Teenage Bareknuckle Boxer

Michael Bisping has a long stories career of rough fights in the octagon, but he’s been fighting long before his days in the UFC. It should be no surprise that one of England’s toughest imports to the UFC participated in bareknuckle boxing when he was as young as fourteen years old. “My sensei from back...

Jul 6, 2015 2:00 am

Watch Out Ladies! BJJ’s Gabi Garcia Is Working the Mitts

Gabi Garcia is one of the most decorated Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioners in the game. She possesses nine world championships in BJJ, but it looks like she has been working on her striking. Would a transition of BJJ competition to women’s mixed martial arts be something you would like to see from Gabi Garcia? A video...

Jul 5, 2015 1:42 pm

Booking Roundup: Gegard Mousasi Comes Back to Japan!

Once again, it’s been a ridiculous week in the world of mixed martial arts. Chad Mendes was named as the official opponent for Conor McGregor at UFC 189, but there were several other fights announced as well! Catch up with the news on this week’s Booking Roundup! UFC Fight Night 71: Sicilia Gets a New Opponent...

Jul 5, 2015 1:00 pm

This Fan Made “UFC 189″ Promo Will Help You Get Over Loss of Aldo

Fans were quick to dismiss any impact “UFC 189” would have on the world of mixed martial arts once Jose Aldo was pulled from the main event. Chad Mendes has proven not only can he talk trash, but he has the knockout power to back it up! Now that the dust has settled, there’s no...

Jul 5, 2015 12:37 pm

Bellator Champ “Pitbull” Is ‘Positive’ He’d Beat Jose Aldo

Jose Aldo has been the king of the featherweight division for several years. Every challenger that has tried to dethrone him of his role as champion has failed. However, a champion of another organization believes he has what it takes to beat Aldo: Patricio “Pitbull” Freire. The Bellator Featherweight Champion has not suffered a loss...

Jul 5, 2015 9:00 am

Pudzianowski Set to Return at KSW Event in England

Strongman Mariusz Pudzianowski is set to make his mixed martial arts return at the “KSW: Road to Wemblay” card in October. Pudzianowski is coming off a dominant victory over Rolles Gracie Jr. from May and will be looking to extend his winning streak to five when he steps into the cage with fellow heavyweight Peter...

Jul 5, 2015 7:01 am

Drug Free Sport Releases Statement on Controversial Jose Aldo Drug Test Situation

The company responsible for Jose Aldo’s drug testing snafu earlier in June have finally broken their silence. Ben Mosier of Drug Free Sport made his way into Aldo’s training camp, unannounced, and requested a urine sample of the featherweight champion. Aldo’s manager, Andre Pederneiras, was suspicious of Mosier and called the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission and...

Jul 5, 2015 6:10 am

Josh Koscheck Takes Paul Daley Trash Talk to a New Level

Josh Koscheck and Paul Daley met in the co main-event of UFC 113 in 2010 in what could be viewed as one of the most controversial fights in the company’s history. The drama did not take place DURING the fight, but rather after the final horn had sounded. Koscheck wrestled his way to a victory...

Jul 5, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Top 10 Anderson “Spider” Silva Knockouts

Anderson Silva has supplied some of the greatest knockouts in mixed martial arts history. While he sits on the sidelines, get your fix of the “Spider” by watching the best knockouts of his career! Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jun 29, 2015 2:59 pm

HE’S ROLLIN’! Burt Watson Enjoying Being Relevant In MMA World

Burt Watson will forever be known as the “babysitter of the stars”. He was one of the most important backstage officials at UFC event and organized everything from fighter weigh-ins to their walkouts before their fights. When he chose to leave the UFC, the company needed to hire eight people just to fill the void...

Jun 29, 2015 11:22 am

‘I Need to Beat Dos Santos and Arlovski for Closure’

Pending a successful championship run, Fabricio Werdum could go down as the greatest heavyweight in mixed martial arts history. He has already handily defeated the likes of Fedor Emelianenko and Cain Velasquez, but he has suffered losses against the likes of Junior dos Santos and Andrei Arlovski. Werdum wants to go on a series of...

Jun 29, 2015 6:11 am

Joe Rogan Reacts to IV Ban: ‘It’s Dangerous and Stupid’

Weight cutting is just as much a part of mixed martial arts as the traditional glove touch at the beginning of each bout. Fighters could be cutting as much as fifteen pounds in order to make weight at the weigh-ins before a fight. While that does sound dangerous, one of the safest ways to assure...

Jun 29, 2015 5:23 am

WATCH! Pioneers of MMA: Pat Miletich

Long before anyone understood what mixed martial arts was, Pat Miletich was combining karate, kickboxing, boxing, wrestling and submissions into what was perhaps the sport’s first truly well-rounded fighting style. “The Crippler” Update — ‘I’ve Got 2000 Students… No Desire To Compete’

Jun 28, 2015 12:25 pm

Joe Schilling Speaks Out on Devastating KO Loss

Joe Schilling stepped into the cage on Friday night at Bellator 139 ready to give the fans a highlight-reel worthy knockout. He fulfilled that goal… just now how he wanted to. Hisaki Kato put Schilling to sleep with a brutal superman punch less than a minute into the second round. Schilling saw the strike coming,...

Jun 28, 2015 12:00 pm

REPLAY! UFC’s Hector Lombard Taps Out In Super-Fight (Full)

UFC welterweight Hector Lombard was on his way to the top of his division, but hit a speed bump when he was popped for steroids. Even though Lombard is serving a year-long suspension from mixed martial arts, he is still allowed to compete in grappling matches. American Grappling Federation brought Lombard on board for their...

Jun 28, 2015 2:00 am

SELFIE! ‘Cyborg’ Shows Off Insane Whole-Back Tattoo

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino has been training for her upcoming Invicta FC Women’s Featherweight Championship defense at “INVICTA 13”, but that doesn’t mean she can’t take a break to show off! “Cyborg’s” back tattoo has to be one of the craziest in mixed martial arts. Happy friday! Boom Sexta-feira #criscyborg #invictafc13 A photo posted by CRISTIANE...

Jun 25, 2015 11:13 am

Conor Doesn’t Care — ‘Ready To Fight Anyone On July 11’

The UFC announced that Jose Aldo is still planning on fighting at UFC 189, but has secured Chad Mendes to be on standby just in case. According to John Kavanagh, McGregor’ coach, it really doesn’t matter who steps into the octagon with the Irishmen come fight night. Kavanagh wrote about the whole situation in a...

Jun 22, 2015 9:18 am

Kimbo Slice: ‘I Was Talking Trash to Shamrock During Our Fight’

Kimbo Slice proved to still be a major draw in the sport of mixed martial arts last Friday night when he brutally knocked Ken Shamrock out at Bellator 138. Slice was excited about the win and always had intentions of knocking Shamrock out cold. “As soon as we locked up he grabbed my hand immediately...

Jun 22, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Biggest Mismatches in MMA History

Mismatches happen in every single sport. Whether it’s The Cleveland Cavaliers (or what was left of them) getting whooped by Golden State Warriors in Game 6 or someone like Nate Quarry getting brutally knocked out by Rich Franklin, mismatches are fun to watch! Check out some of the biggest mismatches in mixed martial arts history!...

Jun 21, 2015 3:07 pm

53 Year Old Herschel Walker Interested in MMA Comeback

Strikeforce was most known for putting on some of the most bizarre fights in mixed martial arts. After PRIDE closed their doors, Strikeforce was one of the last major organizations to give fighters who would usually have to start out on bottom a major stage to showcase their skills. Former NCAA Heisman Trophy winner and...

Jun 21, 2015 9:30 am

UFC Fighters Celebrate Father’s Day with their Families

Father’s Day is here! You can consider this a friendly reminder to wish your father a happy Father’s Day. These UFC fighters have already done so and are spending time with their families on their day off! Antonio Silva is pictured above with his daughters and you can even see a young Ronda Rousey in...

Jun 21, 2015 2:00 am

Nick Diaz Kicks it with Fedor Emelianenko at Bellator!

It’s not often we see Fedor Emelianenko smiling. It’s even rarer we see Nick Diaz pose and crack a smile with another fighter in the picture. Both of them smiling in the same picture, at the same time? This is the Holy Grail on MMA photos. Two of mixed martial arts’ most iconic fighters were...