2214 Search Results for mixed martial arts

Oct 12, 2015 12:51 am

Ronda Rousey makes the New York Times

Ronda Rousey is preparing for one of the bigger fights of her life at “UFC 193” when she and Holly Holm will throw down in front of a sold-out crowd at Etihad Stadium. Even though Rousey will be walking into the octagon on fight-night as one of the biggest favorites in the sport’s history, the...

Oct 11, 2015 7:03 pm

Booking Roundup: UFC Books 3 Bouts For Upcoming Events

Another busy week in the world of mixed martial arts has come and gone and there were a few fight announcements that will impact upcoming UFC events! Everybody from Charles Oliveira to a debuting Karolina Kowalkiewicz inked deals for fights recently— check out this week’s “Booking Roundup” below! UFC on FOX 17: The “Jury” Is...

Oct 11, 2015 6:21 pm

WATCH! Vitor Belfort DOMINATES in pro MMA debut 19 years ago

Regardless of what opinions fans have of Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort, there is no doubt that he is worthy of a spot in the UFC’s Hall of Fame when he decides to hang up his gloves. The Brazilian made his dive into the professional world of mixed martial arts nineteen years ago on October 11,...

Oct 11, 2015 5:53 pm

Kimbo Slice Wants Several More Fights Before Retirement

Kimbo Slice’s return to mixed martial arts at “Bellator 138: Unfinished Business” against Ken Shamrock may not have been a world-class technical display of skill, but it did more than get the job done. The main-event drew over two million viewers to SPIKE so they could see a fight take place that was years in...

Oct 11, 2015 4:23 pm

Stann: Dillashaw Made The Right Choice

Even though most fighters make their way down to the octagon with their corner close behind, mixed martial arts is still an individual sport. In order to make it to the next level, a fighter may need to be more selfish than he wants and make a move that won’t go over well with his...

Oct 11, 2015 12:43 pm

Paige VanZant To Sage Northcutt — ‘Embrace Every Second’

Sage Northcutt has taken the world of mixed martial arts by storm after his debut at UFC 192. The nineteen year old phenomenon didn’t even need a minute to dispose of his opponent and his YouTube videos went viral long before he even stepped foot in the octagon. This teenager has the whole world in...

Oct 11, 2015 10:51 am

“Cyborg” Barrel Tosses Full Grown Man, Then Smiles — WATCH NOW

After the conclusion of UFC 190 in Brazil, it seemed like the stars were lining up for a Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey to finally meet in the octagon. UFC President Dana White and company had other plans for Rousey, however, and it was revealed Holly Holm would be next in line for...

Oct 11, 2015 10:13 am

Jon Jones Returns To Social: “I’ll show you how great I am…”

Jon “Bones” Jones path to redemption has the potential to be one of the greatest comeback stories in mixed martial arts and the former champion could be hinting that a return may happen sooner rather than later. Earlier in April 2015, Jones was involved in some legal troubles after fleeing the scene on foot of...

Oct 11, 2015 7:26 am

UFC champ Fabricio Werdum signs on as Ambassador for Akhmat Fight Club

UFC Heavyweight Champion Fabricio Werdum is preparing himself for one of the biggest fights of his career when he defends his championship for the very first time against Cain Velasquez. While the date for the fight is still up in the air, the rematch was announced earlier this month and will to take place in...

Oct 11, 2015 6:38 am

Gabi Garcia’s Trimmed Down, Still Massive Next To Werdum

Gabi Garcia is one of the most physically intimidating women in combat sports and is a grappling world champion to boot. Towering over her fellow female opponents in-competition is one thing, but to looks massive next to a UFC heavyweight champion is completely different! Fabricio Werdum checks in at six feet and four inches tall—...

Oct 11, 2015 1:53 am

WATCH — Regional Action features a title-fight ending jaw break

Resurrection Fighting Alliance is one of the premier mixed martial arts promotions in North America and just had a momentous event with two championship fights. Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger and Zoila Frausto fought over the newly created Women’s Strawweight Championship while Gilbert Smith attempted to defend his title against Bristol Marunde. Marunde and Smith were forced to...

Oct 11, 2015 1:45 am

WHOA! Fighter Dislocates Shoulder And Opponent Just Chills

Injuries happen all too often in mixed martial arts. Whether it’s a cut above the eye or a broken hand suffered in the first round, it’s up to the doctor and fighter to decide if it’s worth ending the fight. Regardless, the injury will hinder the fighter’s performance. Very rarely, though, an injury is so...

Oct 11, 2015 1:09 am

Disarm A Knife Wielding Attacker With Machida’s Help

Mixed martial arts is one of the few sports where training its discipline can actually reward you in a real life situation. It’s rare, but it’s a wonderful thing when a MMA fighter is in the right place in the right time and can stop something like a bank robbery from happening. Former UFC Light...

Oct 11, 2015 1:00 am

WOW! Heavy Lady Breaks Into Fabers House, Poops And Vomits On Floor

Crazy Lady Raids Faber Home With Vomit And Poop A crazed fan enters Faber's House uninvited, starts crapping and puking on his floors! And we got it on tape! Unreal! Like us –> Mixed Martial Arts MMA Posted by Mixed Martial Arts MMA on Sunday, October 11, 2015 One of the more interesting aspects of...

Oct 5, 2015 6:26 pm

CM Punk’s UFC debut postponed due to shoulder injury

Phil “CM Punk” Brooks’ highly anticipated octagon debut will be delayed after the former WWE Superstar suffered a shoulder injury in training. Brooks chose to make the transition from pro wrestling to mixed martial arts in late 2014 when he signed with the UFC. With very little combat sports experience to his name at the...

Oct 5, 2015 3:01 pm

OMFG Moment OF The Day! Fighter Poops In Cage – Extreme NSFW!

There are occurrences that take place in the world of mixed martial arts that fans are thankful have never taken place inside the world-famous octagon. Nothing would be more mortifying for the glory of the sport than watching a grown man or woman poop their pants and have it fall over the mat in the...

Oct 5, 2015 2:40 pm

Tito: Fedor Is Not The GOAT, But Jones Could Be

Fedor Emelianenko was on the verge of helping the mixed martial arts community resolve one of the greatest debates of our sport: Is he the greatest fighter of all time? When Emelianenko announced his return to the sport of mixed martial arts, fans were excited for the possibility of seeing “The Last Emperor” step inside...

Oct 5, 2015 12:06 pm

BEEF! Angela Hill And Popular MMA Brand Go At It On Twitter

“Thug” Rose Namajunas made her triumphant return to the octagon at “UFC 192” and dealt fellow strawweight Angela Hill another tough loss. Hill is now riding a two fight losing streak in the octagon and will have to rebound in a major way if she wants to remain in the UFC rankings. A bitter past...

Oct 5, 2015 10:29 am

Tito Ortiz is a no-go for Fedor Emelianenko on New Year’s Eve

Fedor Emelianenko shocked the world when he announced his return to mixed martial arts earlier this year. Unfortunately for fans who wanted to see him in the octagon, “The Last Emperor” chose not to sign with an American based company like the UFC or Bellator. Instead, Emelianenko chose to ink a deal with an upstart...

Oct 5, 2015 10:07 am

Music Icon Cher supports lifting NAC’s Nick Diaz ban!

As soon as it was revealed that Nick Diaz would be getting suspended for five years for failing one of his UFC 183 post-fight drug tests, the mixed martial arts community came out in full support of the popular UFC fighter. Everybody from Ronda Rousey to Henry Cejudo spoke out against the Nevada State Athletic...

Oct 5, 2015 9:51 am

UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm lineup set with 12 bouts

UFC 193 is set to go down Sunday November 15 (Saturday November 14 in North America) live from Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, Australia. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a women’s bantamweight title fight featuring current champ Ronda Rousey taking on undefeated challenger Holly Holm. Ronda Rousey (12-0 MMA) is coming off a first-round knockout...

Oct 3, 2015 2:26 pm

It’s Over — MMA Has Officially Hit Romance Novel Status

I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but it’s official, the world is over. Well not exactly, but it is a dark day for MMA because we have learned that the sport has been used in a series of romance novels. Yes, romance novels, the worst of all genres of literature. You know...

Oct 2, 2015 10:43 am

Former Pride Boss On Fedor Making $2.5M: ‘This Is Absolutely Not True’

Fedor Emelianenko shocked the MMA World when he announced that he had signed a contract to fight for former Pride FC boss Nobuyuki Sakakibara’s new Japanese promotion on New Year’s Eve. Shortly after news broke that “The Last Emperor” had in fact signed a deal to fight in Japan, Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer...

Oct 2, 2015 10:00 am

Tyron Woodley On Fight Cancelation: ‘I’m Counting This As A Loss For Him’

Imagine getting yourself geared up for a fight. Training for months, dieting, breaking down your body, getting mentally prepared, then, the day before the fight you find out it was all for nothing. Yeah, that’s probably how UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley is feeling right now. His UFC 192 co-main event fight with former champ Johny...

Oct 1, 2015 10:29 am

The UFC Loses Again In Anti-Trust Lawsuit

Just last week, the judge in the UFC’s anti-trust lawsuit ruled against a motion for dismissal, thus allowing the case to move forward. Now, according to BloodyElbow’s John Nash, the UFC has lost another battle in the case and the judge has ruled that they cannot stop plaintiffs attorney Rob Maysey from viewing their highly...

Sep 30, 2015 10:30 am

Werdum: ‘The UFC Would Have Been Better For Fedor’

Mixed Martial Arts legend Fedor Emelianenko will return to fighting on December 31st, this after signing a $2.5 million deal to fight for former Pride FC boss Sakakibara’s new Japanese promotion. The news came as a disappointment to most fight fans, as many of the sports viewers have longed to see “The Last Emperor” test...