2831 Search Results for rematch

Feb 23, 2016 9:53 am

Jose Aldo turned down offer to fight Conor McGregor at UFC 196

Tuesday morning in the wake of Rafael dos Anjos withdrawing from UFC 196 with a broken foot there was talk of former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo stepping in on short notice to fight Conor McGregor on March 5th. While McGregor’s fight at UFC 196 was scheduled to be a lightweight bout, Aldo stated after...

Feb 23, 2016 7:40 am

Possibility of Jose Aldo filling in at UFC 196?

The MMA world has been in an uproar since it was announced that UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos had withdrawn from his UFC 196 lightweight title fight against Conor McGregor on March 5th. The UFC is currently trying to find a replacement fight for McGregor so as to avoid having to scrap the entire...

Feb 22, 2016 9:52 am

Combat Footage: Jon Bones Jones and Carlos Condit Playing Real Life Call of Duty

Former champs Jon “Bones” Jones and Carlos “The Natural Born Killer” Condit are seen doing some ‘live fire exercises’ in this video. Jones will be back in the octagon at UFC 197 on April 23rd for his anticipated rematch against champ Daniel “DC” Cormier. As for Condit, he hasn’t quite made up his mind if...

Feb 21, 2016 1:16 pm

Top 10 Video: Fastest Boxers of All Time

There’s been many a fast boxers in the history of the sport. With big names like Hector “Macho” Camacho, Floyd “Money” Mayweather and more. Who is considered to be the fastest to make the Top 10 List in this video? Did your boxer make the list?


Feb 20, 2016 2:09 pm

Andrei Alrovski confident he can persuade UFC to let him fight Fedor Emelianenko

Since Fedor Emelianenko made his triumphant return to MMA on New Years Eve many fighters across various promotions have been hoping for a crack at ‘The Last Emperor’. While Rizin Fighting Federation would ideally like to see either Brock Lesnar or Wanderlei Silva fight Emelianenko, King Mo also wants a crack at Emelianenko. Now, UFC...

Feb 20, 2016 1:52 pm

REPLAY! Luis Santos picks up brutal soccer kick KO win

This morning Luis Santos fought Rafael Silva at ‘ONE Championship: Tribe of Warriors’ in Jakarta. Santos picked up a devastating soccer kick KO win, and will now likely get to fight Ben ONE FC welterweight champion Ben Askren once again. Check out the replay above!

Feb 20, 2016 8:08 am

Royce Gracie releases statement on alleged low blow against Shamrock

Last night in the main event of Bellator 149 Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock faced off for the third time in their MMA careers. The fight was a controversial one that ended with Gracie ultimately getting the TKO win. Immediately Shamrock began complaining to the referee that Shamrock hit him below the belt, and that...

Feb 19, 2016 11:57 pm

Fighters react to controversial Ken Shamrock vs. Royce Gracie fight

In the main event of Bellator 149 Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie stepped into the cage to fight for a third time. The fight was a short one, that ultimately saw Gracie awarded the TKO win after landing some ground and pound on Shamrock. The controversy however came due to the fact that many noticed...

Feb 19, 2016 1:13 pm

Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva and Stefan Struve booked for UFC Fight Night Netherlands card

An exciting heavyweight match has been announced for the UFC Fight Night Netherlands card. MMA Fighting reports that Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva and Stefan Struve are set to go to battle against one another. Dutch heavyweight Stefan Struve is looking to get back in the winner’s bracket after winning just one of his four last bouts....

Feb 19, 2016 7:54 am

Ronda Rousey surprised with happiness away from fighting – will she return?

While Ronda Rousey has stated several times since her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm that she would be returning to the Octagon for a rematch with Holm after filming several movies, the former champ has been surprisingly happy away from fighting. While the UFC brass wanted to see Holm vs. Rousey II at...

Feb 18, 2016 10:03 pm

WATCH! What’s next for Nate Diaz & Carlos Condit?

Carlos Condit is coming off a failed bid at the UFC welterweight championship back at UFC 195. Condit and welterweight champion Robbie Lawler fought to a controversial decision that ultimately saw Lawler pick up the split decision win to retain the UFC welterweight championship. Condit has since revealed that if he doesn’t get another crack...

Feb 18, 2016 9:32 pm

Holly Holm gives Ronda Rousey advice on UFC return

At UFC 193 Holly Holm defeated Ronda Rousey via 2nd round KO to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. While the UFC wanted to book a rematch between the two as soon as possible, preferably at UFC 200 in July, Rousey’s busy Hollywood filming schedule will make it so that she is unable to compete...

Feb 18, 2016 1:12 am

UFC announces Anthony Pettis vs. Edson Barboza for UFC 197

The UFC announced another exciting bout for the UFC 197 card taking place on April 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis will meet Edson Barboza that has “Fight of the Night” written all over it. #UFC197 lands LW scrap between @ShowtimePettis & @EdsonBarbozaJR...

Feb 16, 2016 10:47 am

MUST SEE! Jon Jones and Rose Namajunas grappling

Recently it was revealed that TUF 20 finalist Rose Namajunas had made the move to Jackson-Wink MMA to train under Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn. Namajunas will be training alongside the likes of Jon Jones, Holly Holm, Carlos Condit, Andrei Arlovski, John Dodson, and our very own BJ Penn to name just a few of...

Feb 16, 2016 7:05 am

Video Interview: Max Holloway – Fight with Jose Aldo would be ‘ideal’

Since 2012 when Max “Blessed” Holloway has stepped into the UFC scene, he’s put together fourteen fights with the organization. Holloway (15-3 MMA) has been on a tear since losing to the featherweight champ by decision. The Hawaiian is the only man that “The Notorious” Conor McGregor did not finish, leading speculation to believe that...

Feb 16, 2016 1:27 am

Jon Jones hires new world champion jiu-jitsu coach

The news surrounding Jon Jones looks to be back focused on his training after his recent traffic citations issues seem to have passed. The former UFC light heavyweight champion is focused on his title fight coming up against the champion Daniel Cormier at UFC 197 on April 23. This fight will be Jones’ first since...

Feb 15, 2016 4:59 pm

Nate Diaz’s Has a Message to Eddie Alvarez – ‘Talking S**t but scared to fight

With the team here no one wants none Alverez talking shit but #scaredtofight #dontbescary 👊🏽 A photo posted by natediaz209 (@natediaz209) on Feb 15, 2016 at 8:28am PST #6 Nate Diaz took to twiiter to make his statement known that he’s gunning for the #1 lightweight Eddie Alvarez. Alvarez put two wins together after his...

Feb 15, 2016 12:26 pm

PHOTO | Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s rest day in her pajamas

Social media has been an interesting way for celebrities and athletes to connect with their fans and give them a chance to see what they are doing outside of their professional careers and fancy photoshoots. UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk has been gaining a lot of fans with her fun personality and her championship...

Feb 15, 2016 10:45 am

PHOTO | Vitor Belfort surely looks out of shape ahead of bout with Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza

Although the scheduled fight between Vitor Belfort and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza is not until May, a recent photo certainly suggests that Belfort may need to get back to a more strict training and nutritional program. Belfort’s wife posted this photo to her Instagram account with the caption reading, “Isso que é uma verdadeira troca…. Enquanto...

Feb 15, 2016 9:25 am

WATCH! Can Joe Lauzon drop this big dude just with body shots?

Check out UFC veteran Joe Lauzon in his attempt to fold one of his training buddies hitting him with strictly body shots. The exciting UFC lightweight who is known for his wicked submission game also has big TKO wins over Takanori Gomi, Michael Chiesa, Kyle Bradley and perhaps his biggest shocker was his UFC debut...

Feb 14, 2016 8:48 am

Watch This! Holly Holm’s first MMA KO: Looks awfully familiar!

It was July 19, 2013 in Houston TX when Holly Holm logged in her fourth straight finish as a pro MMA fighter. If you haven’t seen the finish, it might look awfully familiar to a kick from ‘down under’ when you watch the video. Watch how Holm set’s up the fight ending……well you know what...

Feb 13, 2016 7:46 am

Stephen Thompson politely fires back at Tyron Woodley

Back at UFC 192 Tyron Woodley and former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks were slated to square off to decide who would get a crack at Robbie Lawler’s welterweight championship. Hendricks had a weight-cut mishap and was rushed to the hospital. Woodley was ultimately awarded the title shot by UFC President Dana White. Lawler went...

Feb 13, 2016 7:14 am

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone fires all coaches following loss to Rafael dos Anjos

Last month Donald Cerrone had his highly anticipated rematch with Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship. Unfortunately for Cowboy, Rafael dos Anjos started quick and landed a crushing liver kick in a matter of moments. Cowboy was unable to recover and ultimately lost via 1st round TKO. Since then Cerrone signed to fight...

Feb 12, 2016 11:10 pm

Ray Longo opens up on Chris Weidman’s UFC 194 pre-fight injuries

At UFC 194 Chris Weidman lost his UFC middleweight championship at the hands of Luke Rockhold. Rockhold impressed fans as he seemed to dominate Weidman wherever the fight took place over the course of 4 rounds before ultimately picking up a 4th round TKO win. Since then the UFC has booked a rematch between the...

Feb 12, 2016 11:25 am

WATCH! Jon Jones says Anderson Silva ‘could easily kick my *ss if he wanted to’

Check out former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones give a candid interview about a few things MMA, including how his sparring with Anderson Silva went in New York. The interviewer already suggests with her question that former middleweight champion Anderson Silva got the best of him in their playful match, but a game Jon...