34813 Search Results for ufc

Feb 7, 2017 8:59 am

Frankie Edgar wants new UFC contract, fights with Lamas, Holloway

In November of 2016, on the main card of UFC 205, Frankie Edgar defeated Jeremy Stephens by unanimous decision. This victory marked the second last obligation on Edgar’s current UFC contract. With one fight now remaining on his current UFC deal, the former lightweight champ and two-time featherweight title challenger is now looking to the future....

Feb 6, 2017 11:30 am

Trio of commentators set for UFC 208 PPV event now without Mike Goldberg

With Mike Goldberg no longer a part of the UFC commentating team, Joe Rogan will have some different company for the UFC 208 pay-per-view event taking place on February 11, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Goldberg commentated his last UFC event with Rogan at UFC 207 in December where Amanda Nunes beat...

Feb 6, 2017 10:29 am

Stipe Miocic vs. Junior Dos Santos 2 confirmed for UFC 211

Late last month, reports began to surface that Stipe Miocic would next defend the UFC heavyweight title against an old foe in Junior Dos Santos, who he lost to back in December of 2014. Now, the ever-reliable Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com has confirmed these previous reports. The two heavyweights will do battle for gold at...

Feb 6, 2017 6:03 am

VIDEO | Holm, De Randamie, Silva and Brunson star in Countdown to UFC 208

This Saturday, the UFC will touch down in beautiful Brooklyn, New York with UFC 208. Though this is far from the most stacked pay-per-view the UFC has ever constructed, it is an undeniably historic one, as it will be headlined by the UFC’s first ever women’s featherweight title fight. This inaugural title fight will pit former...


Feb 5, 2017 10:09 am

After UFC Houston win, Felice Herrig wants Michelle Waterson or Paige VanZant

On Saturday night, the UFC touched down in Houston, Texas with UFC Fight Night 104. In the co-main event of this exciting card, 23-year-old strawweight prospect Alexa Grasso took on veteran Felice Herrig. From the early vantage point, Grasso was widely expected to blow through her experienced foe – as evidenced by her status as...

Feb 5, 2017 9:42 am

Three Fights We Want to See After UFC Houston

With the UFC’s exciting stop in Houston now in the rear view mirror, it’s time to look to the future, as the card’s winners set their sights on their next challenges, and its losers look for the opportunity to bounce back. While their are exciting options available for all of Houston’s 24 fighters going forward,...

Feb 5, 2017 8:43 am

Athlete outfitting pay for UFC Houston: Korean Zombie gets $5,000

On Saturday night, the UFC touched down in sunny Houston, Texas, where thousands of ravenous sports fans await this year’s Super Bowl. The MMA promotion visited this football mecca with UFC Fight Night 104. This exciting, 12-fight card was headlined by a featherweight scrap between the returning Chan Sung Jung – better known as the...

Feb 4, 2017 9:55 pm

UFC Houston results: Chan Sung Jung knocks out Dennis Bermudez

In the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Houston’ Chan Sung Jung returned from his 4 year absence to fight Dennis Bermudez. The first round starts and Bermudez lands a clean left that tags Jung. Jung stuffs a takedown and lands a combo as he counters a leg kick. Jung clinches and looks for the...

Feb 4, 2017 9:33 pm

UFC Houston results: Felice Herrig defeats Alexis Grasso

In the co-main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Houston’, Felice Herrig and Alexis Grasso stepped into the Octagon for a highly anticipated women’s strawweight fight. Both women look hesitant to exchange as they begin the feeling out process. Grasso lands a switch head kick that lands clean and results in both women on the ground,...

Feb 4, 2017 8:59 pm

UFC Houston results: James Vick submits Abel Trujillo

Lightweights Abel Trujillo and James Vick stepped into the Octagon in a three round scrap between two thrilling fighters. Round one starts as the two men begin the feeling out process, with the fight ultimately ending up on the ground, where Vick appeared to lock in a guillotine. The men return to their feet as...

Feb 4, 2017 8:33 pm

UFC Houston results: Volkan Oezdemir defeats Ovince Saint Preux

At UFC Fight Night: Houston, Volkan Oezdemir stepped into the Octagon for the first time as he faced former interim light heavyweight title challenger Ovince Saint Preux. Oezdemir came out strong, tagging Saint Preux numerous times throughout the first round as Saint Preux continued to back up. In the second round, Saint Preux came out...

Feb 4, 2017 8:00 pm

UFC Houston results: Marcel Fortuna KOs Anthony Hamilton (VIDEO)

Marcel Fortuna with a wicked walk off KO of Anthony Hamilton in RD1. Yiiiikes! #UFCHouston pic.twitter.com/jDirs5uvXI — Ahmar Khan (@AhmarSKhan) February 5, 2017 In the second fight of the main card of ‘UFC Fight Night: Houston’, Marcel Fortuna made his UFC debut as he squared off against Anthony Hamilton. The fight was an extremely short...

Feb 4, 2017 7:36 pm

UFC Houston results: Jessica Andrade defeats Angela Hill

To kick off the main card of ‘UFC Fight Night: Houston’, TUF alum Angela Hill made her return to the Octagon to fight #5 ranked strawweight Jessica Andrade after winning the Invicta 115 pound title. The fight started as Andrade pressures forward, pressing Hill against the cage and landing several clean shots that tag Hill....

Feb 4, 2017 6:46 pm

UFC Houston results: Curtis Blaydes defeats Adam Milstead via injury

In the final fight on the UFC Houston prelims, Curtis Blaydes & Adam Milstead stepped into the Octagon for a highly anticipated heavyweight tilt. Blaydes came out strong, landing several devastating suplex’s before then taking Milstead’s back in the clinch. Blaydes lands another big takedown, marking his 4th in under two minutes. Blaydes lands another...

Feb 4, 2017 6:17 pm

UFC Houston results: Chas Skelly submits Chris Gruetzemacher

The action continued in Houston as Chas Skelly stepped into the Octagon with TUF Veteran Chris Gruetzemacher stepped into the Octagon with Chas Skelly. Big knee from Skelly as he presses Gruetzemacher against the cage early. Gruetzemacher escapes and the pair exchange punches, with Gruetzemacher landing a clean left hand. Skelly shoots for a takedown...

Feb 4, 2017 6:00 pm

UFC Houston results: Ricardo Ramos defeats Michinori Tanaka

In the second preliminary card fight of ‘UFC Fight Night: Houston’ Michinori Tanaka and Ricardo Ramos squared off in what proved to be an extremely thrilling matchup. In the beginning of the first round, Ramos came out aggressive, pressuring Tanaka against the cage in the clinch. Ultimately, Tanaka escapes and lands a big punch on...

Feb 4, 2017 5:30 pm

UFC Houston results: Bec Rawlings vs. Tecia Torres

To kick off the preliminary card of ‘UFC Fight Night: Houston’, UFC women’s strawweights Bec Rawlings and Tecia Torres stepped into the Octagon for a highly anticipated scrap. The fight was even through the first round, as both women traded punches, with Torres landing a higher volume of significant strikes. In the second round, Rawlings...

Feb 4, 2017 12:32 pm

Randy Brown to Face Belal Muhammad at UFC 208

Randy Brown will be fighting at UFC 208 after the UFC was able to find him a replacement opponent. Palestine’s Belal Muhammad has stepped up and will now fight Brown at UFC 208. After Randy Brown’s original opponent George Sullivan was pulled from UFC 208 due to USADA violation, it seemed all hope was lost for...

Feb 4, 2017 8:28 am

Nate Diaz reportedly set to return at UFC 211

Following an announcement from UFC President Dana White that the promotion had offered Nate Diaz a fight, inside sources have now leaked the details of the fight. According to SmackHisFace.com, Diaz will return at UFC 211 to fight former lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez in a fight that could very well see the winner ultimately fight...

Feb 3, 2017 10:23 pm

Dana White confirms UFC has made Nate Diaz next fight offer

UFC lightweight superstar Nate Diaz had arguably the biggest breakthrough year in MMA in 2016. At UFC 196 in March, Diaz stepped into the Octagon on just two weeks notice to fight streaking UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in a fight that was ultimately contested at welterweight. Diaz shocked the world as he not only...

Feb 3, 2017 9:47 am

All fighters but one make weight for UFC Fight Night 104 in Houston

UFC Fight Night 104 takes place in Houston, Texas on Saturday, February 4 at the Toyota Center. The main card will feature six bouts, which will air live on FS1 starting at 10pm ET / 7pm PT. Four prelim fights will also air live prior to the main card on FS1 starting at 8pm ET...

Feb 2, 2017 3:08 pm

Thiago Tavares No Longer a UFC Fighter

Veteran Featherweight Thiago Tavares is no longer a UFC fighter after the UFC chose not to issue him a new contract. As first reported by MMAFighting.com, the Brazilian had been fighting for the UFC since 2007. Tavares came into the UFC with a 10-0 record and leaves a decade later with a record of 20-7-1....

Feb 2, 2017 1:13 pm

UFC rankings updated following UFC on FOX 23 – Masvidal and Ngannou rocket up

The UFC on FOX 23 card had a few key fights take place that shook up the official UFC rankings. Jorge Masvidal went into his fight ranked #12 against then-ranked #5 welterweight Donald Cerrone. Following his second round TKO over “Cowboy,” Masvidal now stands in Cerrone’s #5 spot, moving up seven spots in the official...

Feb 2, 2017 11:25 am

UFC’s Kevin Lee to potentially help Mayweather training for McGregor

One UFC lightweight could play a pivotal role to potentially help Floyd Mayweather training for Conor McGregor. With talks of UFC champion Conor McGregor making the move to boxing in 2017 looking more and more likely, talks of a potential Mayweather-McGregor boxing match have begun to dominate headlines. To start the new year, Mayweather offered...

Feb 1, 2017 1:38 pm

VIDEO | Michael Bisping calls out Yoel Romero cheating at UFC 205

If at first you don't succeed, cheat right? @yoelromeromma anyway you can right? Steroids, water, greasing, fence grabbing. Nothing is off limits with this guy. #taintedsupplementsmy ass see you soon BOY! #andstill 🇬🇧 A video posted by Mikebisping (@mikebisping) on Jan 31, 2017 at 9:22pm PST UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping is pulling no punches...

Feb 1, 2017 9:03 am

UFC Denver medical suspensions

This past weekend, fight fans tuned in for a highly anticipated night of fights at UFC Denver, also known as UFC on FOX 23. The event certainly delivered on all marks, with the main card producing four finishes in four fights. To kick off the main card, streaking featherweight Jason Knight picked up his third...

Feb 1, 2017 6:00 am

Report: Rashad Evans likely to make middleweight debut at UFC 209

According a report from ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans is likely to make his debut in the middleweight division at UFC 209 on March 4. Though nothing is official just yet, his opponent for this middleweight debut is expected to be Australia’s Daniel Kelly. Per sources, not official yet but...

Jan 31, 2017 12:41 pm

VIDEO | Joe Rogan vs. Conor McGregor in ‘EA Sports UFC 2’

EA Sports UFC 2 is giving fans fights they could only dream of! While UFC commentator Joe Rogan has never fought in the UFC, it’s no secret that Rogan is a martial arts expert. In addition to winning the US Open Tae Kwon Do championship at just 19 years old, Rogan became the US TaeKwonDo...