2195 Search Results for mixed martial arts

Feb 28, 2016 11:36 am

Photo: Fight metrics back the judges decision in Bisping vs. Silva bout

Michael Bisping picked up the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career at yesterday’s UFC Fight Night 84 event in London, when he earned a unanimous decision victory over former middleweight title holder Anderson Silva. Some fans and analysts felt that “The Spider” should have been awarded the victory last night. However, after looking at the...

Feb 28, 2016 10:55 am

Video: Michael Bisping says he blames Herb Dean for his stitches

Michael Bisping scored the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career yesterday in London, when he defeated former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva via unanimous decision. However, the victory did not come without controversy. During the final seconds of the third-round Bisping lost his mouth piece and tried to signal referee Herb Dean about it....

Feb 19, 2016 9:17 am

PHOTO | French sculptor creating incredible bust of Conor McGregor

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has everyone talking. The brash Irishman has not only broken UFC records, but brought many new eyes to the sport of Mixed Martial Arts with his impressive promotional abilities. In the wake of McGregor’s 13 second KO win over Jose Aldo back at UFC 194, we saw one fan go...

Feb 19, 2016 8:21 am

Randy Couture discusses importance of expanding Ali Act to MMA

There has been increased talk recently of fighters banding together to create a fighters union. However with that being said, there has also been talk of seeing the Muhammed Ali Act expanded to cover MMA. Former UFC champion Randy Couture believes that the decision is a “no brainer”. He spoke to BloodyElbow to discuss the...

Feb 18, 2016 4:19 pm

Bellator MMA announces ‘Bellator Kickboxing’

Bellator MMA is expanding it’s reach in the combat sports world. It was revealed on Thursday that the promotion would begin hosting Kickboxing events as ‘Bellator Kickboxing’ starting in April. The announcement was made at the Bellator 149 press conference on Thursday in preparation for Friday’s Bellator 149 card. The news was then sent out...

Feb 18, 2016 12:56 pm

Nick Diaz: ‘I was a Van Damme wannabe!’

UFC veteran Nick Diaz has had a long history with fighting. Ever since he was a kid growing up in a rough part of California in his hometown of Stockton, the bad boy from the 209 says that fighting always found him. Diaz recently did an interview with High Times about growing up fighting and...

Feb 12, 2016 2:10 am

WATCH! #FBF in memory of former UFC champion Kevin Randleman

Tragic news struck the MMA community as people were shocked to hear that former UFC heavyweight champion Kevin Randleman passed away. The 44-year-old MMA pioneer went to the hospital with pneumonia and died of heart failure, according to Bleacher Report’s Jeremy Botter. Randleman first entered the world of professional mixed martial arts back in 1996,...

Feb 9, 2016 11:53 am

Check out the newly released odds for CM Punk versus Mickey Gall! Suprised?

Phil Brooks, better known by his WWE name as CM Punk will be making his much anticipated debut in the UFC against Mickey Gall (2-0). Gall who was awarded the opportunity to welcome CM Punk to the world of mixed martial arts with his first fight in the UFC just won his own UFC debut...

Feb 3, 2016 2:23 am

Big changes come as CSAC bans pre-fight dehydration weight cutting and IVs

The world of combat sports is changing for the betterment of fighter safety as the California State Athletic Commission announced on Tuesday the newly placed rules to combat dangerous weight cutting and dehydration. The move comes shortly after the ONC FC promotion announced their implementation of a new weigh-in system. ONE FC has urged fellow...

Feb 1, 2016 12:08 pm

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone wants to show Sage Northcutt ‘how to live’

There have been those who have criticized Sage Northcutt after his first professional loss and there have been those who have been supportive of the young UFC star. Fan favorite Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone has been one to give Northcutt support after his loss and is willing to go a step further and show the young...

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 28, 2016 7:04 am

Demetrious Johnson looking for massive payday in potential Cruz superfight

Many MMA fans forget that back in 2011 before the formation of the UFC’s flyweight division Dominick Cruz defeated Demetrious Johnson via unanimous decision. Cruz ultimately was sidelined for several years due to injury and forced to vacate the belt before ultimately reclaiming it earlier this month. Johnson on the other hand competed in the...

Jan 26, 2016 12:48 pm

John Lewis: The Man who introduced Lorenzo Fertitta to the UFC

John Lewis YouTube John Lewis is without a doubt not only one of the pioneers of Mixed Martial Arts, but also a martial arts icon. With more than 30 MMA fights to his name in addition to a 5th degree black belt in BJJ, and 1st degree black belt in Judo, Lewis has left, and...