1044 Search Results for Urijah Faber

Mar 12, 2016 11:49 am

Dominick Cruz blasts “uncoachable” Urijah Faber

After Dominick Cruz made his triumphant return to the cage against TJ Dillashaw in December, Urijah Faber immediately called out his nemesis for a trilogy fight. While many wanted to see Cruz have a rematch with TJ Dillashaw given that their fight was called a split decision, the UFC cashed in on the hype of...

Mar 4, 2016 3:52 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III staredown

#UFC199: @TheDomin8r vs @UrijahFaber 3 | June 4 | Los Angeles #UNSTOPPABLE https://t.co/5ZNek1FNe0 — #UFC196 (@ufc) March 4, 2016 Early Friday afternoon at the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference, it was announced that Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber would have their highly anticipated trilogy fight in the co-main event of UFC 199 on June 4th. Things...

Mar 4, 2016 3:36 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz & Urijah Faber go at it during press conference

These guys are 🔥🔥!! @TheDomin8r vs. @UrijahFaber at #UFC199 https://t.co/cZ46F3exfc — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 4, 2016 Earlier today it was announced at the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference that Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber would have their trilogy fight in the co-main event of UFC 199. Of course things quickly heated up between the pair,...

Mar 4, 2016 2:17 pm

UFC announces Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III

At the UFC unstoppable press conference on Friday afternoon prior to the UFC 196 weigh-ins, UFC President Dana White revealed that Dominick Cruz will have his rubber match with Urijah Faber in the co-main event of UFC 199. There was much speculation as to who Cruz would defend his bantamweight championship against first after defeating...

Feb 23, 2016 12:31 pm

Urijah Faber on weight, wants fight against Conor McGregor at UFC 196

The list of top contenders offering to fill in for Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 against Conor McGregor continues to grow. Between Donald Cerrone, Anthony Pettis, Nate Diaz, and now Urijah Faber, it looks as though the UFC will have no problem finding a replacement opponent for Rafael dos Anjos on March 5th. UFC...

Feb 19, 2016 3:35 pm

Urijah Faber has title belt stolen from California gym

Urijah Faber is the latest victim of title belt theft. After Jackson-Winkeljohn head coach Mike Winkeljohn had a title belt stolen from the Jackson-Wink MMA gym in New Mexico, now Urijah Faber has had a title belt stolen from a gym in California. KCRA broke the news, which stated that it was one of Faber’s...

Feb 11, 2016 1:03 pm

Urijah Faber sends a staggering message to Dominick Cruz and the UFC

Former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber sent a loud a clear message to the UFC and UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz on Thursday. Cruz who is coming off a win to regain the UFC bantamweight title over T.J. Dillashaw has said that he likes the rubber match with Faber and will “gift” him the fight....

Feb 10, 2016 3:26 pm

Dominick Cruz has a gift for Urijah Faber

Dominick Cruz reclaimed the UFC bantamweight championship last month after defeating TJ Dillashaw via split decision at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’. Immediately after winning the title, Cruz found himself being called out by his nemesis Urijah Faber. While TJ Dillashaw wanted an immediate rematch given how close the fight was, Cruz seems to prefer a...

Feb 10, 2016 1:29 am

Urijah Faber planning to retire at the top as UFC champion?

Is Urijah Faber’s career coming to an end soon? Faber’s Team Alpha Male teammate Cody Garbrandt seems to think that it might be the case, with “The California Kid” taking a bow at the top of the game. Garbrandt spoke on the Submission Radio show about his mentor’s future in fighting (transcribed by Bloody Elbow):...

Feb 6, 2016 8:36 am

Pic This! Nick & Nate Diaz with Urijah Faber: Protectors of Northern Cali

Protectors of nor-cal da diaz brothers! @natediaz209 @nickdiaz209 A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Feb 6, 2016 at 1:24am PST Las Vegas was the scene where MMA celebrated this years World MMA award winners for their vital impact on the sport of MMA today. Nick Diaz and younger brother Nate Diaz take a...

Feb 3, 2016 1:56 pm

Video: Urijah Faber almost got killed by mafia! Hillarious – Faber explains

There has been many a great story tellers in our time but none as vividly explained with enthusiasm and great detail like Urijah Faber. Faber attempts to relive that fateful night that started out with a friendly night of dancing ending in what sounds like a tragic night of fun with a twist. The alley...

Feb 1, 2016 8:56 am

Pic This – Urijah Faber: Inducted to Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame

What an honor. Thank you Sacramento for adding me to the Sacramento Hall of fame! Humbled to be along side so many amazing athletes. Proud to rep our community! A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Jan 31, 2016 at 12:47am PST Another accomplishment in the books for “The California Kid” Urijah Faber this...

Jan 26, 2016 10:18 am

Pic This: Urijah Faber displays ‘Mythical Chin’

Just chilling with my folks! @paigevanzantufc @chadmendes @ufc A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Jan 25, 2016 at 9:37pm PST We all like to play with photoshop once in a while but Urijah Faber’s Team Alpha Male must be feeling strong with his chances being next in line to face Cruz for his...

Jan 24, 2016 10:13 am

Video Interview: Urijah Faber Knew TJ Dillashaw’s Temper Would Be ‘Problem’

No one may know TJ Dillashaw from a ‘camp’ perspective more than Urijah Faber.   After countless hours training and working together you would imagine that Faber has a good bead on Dillashaw’s demeanor and attitude and knew that it would come in between him retaining the title. With everything that Faber feels he’s done...

Jan 18, 2016 1:28 pm

Bantamweight Title Picture: Could Urijah Faber be next?

Who’s next? The last person who isn’t concerned at this exact moment is probably the new champ Dominick “The Dominator” Cruz. After waiting as long as Cruz had to get into the octagon and perform against the former champ the way he did, Cruz is who he claimed to be regardless of multiple roadblocks and...

Dec 12, 2015 6:57 pm

UFC 194 Results: Urijah Faber Defeats Frankie Saenz via decision

A key bantamweight bout between Urijah Faber (32-8 MMA) and Frnakie Saenz (11-2 MMA) served as the preliminary main attraction for UFC 194. “The California Kid” came out of the gate quickly in this one, landing some solid knees and elbows on Saenz to get things started. Faber is fighting angry and it is resulting in...

Dec 9, 2015 1:46 pm

Prediction time! Urijah Faber talks Aldo vs. McGregor

Saturday night’s UFC 194 title unification bout between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor is arguably the biggest fight in UFC history. After spending time in the cage with Jose Aldo, and time coaching opposite Conor McGregor on TUF, Urijah Faber has given his thoughts on the big fight.

Nov 30, 2015 10:45 am

Urijah Faber eyes fight with former pupil turned champion T.J. Dillashaw

A fight between Urijah Faber and T.J. Dillashaw is more than just a fight between former teammates. It is a classic story of pupil growing to fight his mentor, who in this tale happens to be Urijah Faber. Faber recently spoke with Submission Radio and sees no issues with fighting the kid he helped turn into...

Nov 19, 2015 6:45 am

Urijah Faber called out by undefeated bantamweight prospect

Urijah Faber is arguably one of the biggest names in the UFC’s bantamweight division, and one of the top fighters in the UFC to not hold a championship belt. It is because of those reasons that undefeated UFC bantamweight prospect Thomas Almeida would like to fight Faber. He spoke to Combate: “I don’t choose very...

Nov 5, 2015 7:00 am

Urijah Faber fires Dana White and takes his seat as UFC President

After weeks of back & forth banter on IG I've decided to fire @danawhiteufc and take over @ufc. @lorenzofertitta what do u wanna do next?…. I have some ideas. A post shared by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Nov 4, 2015 at 5:19pm PST UFC bantamweight Urijah Faber just took a huge step in the ladder...

Oct 18, 2015 9:00 am

WATCH! Urijah Faber talks about emotional meeting with TJ Dillashaw

UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw made one of the most crucial decisions of his career earlier this month when he decided to leave Team Alpha Male in favor of Elevation Fight Team. Urijah Faber took a great deal of offense to this move and has spoken out a great deal of times on the issue....

Oct 15, 2015 7:17 am

Urijah Faber: ‘Conor McGregor Beating Jose Aldo Is Good For The Sport’

UFC fighter and Team Alpha Male founder Urijah Faber thinks that both Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor could be victorious in their UFC 194 clash, and has a hard time picking a winner. But one thing he knows for sure is that if McGregor wins, it would be a good thing for the sport and...

Oct 14, 2015 3:46 pm

Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber Talk TUF Rivalry, Or Really, Lack Thereof

The current season of The Ultimate Fighter, featuring coaches Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber, seems to be a hit and perhaps the biggest reason is because of the entertaining back and forth between the two UFC fighters. It’s not the usual over dramatized false bravado type of trash talk, just two entertaining guys trading shots...

Oct 12, 2015 2:12 pm

TJ Dillashaw open to fight with Urijah Faber

Just last week, UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw informed his friends at Team Alpha Male that he would be switching camps for his upcoming title fight with Dominick Cruz, and will now train out of Denver’s new Elevation Fight Club. Since that moment, a lot has changed. First off, Urijah Faber took to the Stud...