848 Search Results for ufc 140

Mar 17, 2016 10:08 pm

UFC exploring possibility of Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino fighting at UFC 198 in Brazil

Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris “Cyborg” Justino recently put on a campaign to fight at UFC 198, which takes place in Curitiba, Brazil on May 14th. “I would love for the UFC to bring in my division,” said “Cyborg” recently. “If you look at the top 12 girls ranked at bantamweight (in the UFC), seven...

Mar 12, 2016 12:34 pm

Matt Mitrione waiting to see if UFC matches ‘very nice’ offer from Bellator MMA

Matt Mitrione’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ scrap with Travis Browne was the last fight on his current UFC contract. Unfortunately for Mitrione, two eye pokes and a broken orbital lead to him being defeated via TKO at the event. While Mitrione is appealing the loss with the Massachusetts commission due to the fact that referee...

Mar 8, 2016 8:59 am

Conor McGregor’s coach discusses potential opponents for UFC 200

Prior to UFC 196, Conor McGregor revealed that he committed to a fight at UFC 200, however no opponent was named. There was speculation that McGregor could face welterweight champion Robbie Lawler if he were to defeat Diaz at UFC 196. As the world knows by now, in the main event of UFC 196, McGregor...

Mar 4, 2016 10:08 am

Fighters react to the Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz scuffle at UFC 196 presser

The press conference for UFC 196 featuring UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, contender Nate Diaz, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and contender Miesha Tate did not disappoint in the build-up to their fights taking place on Saturday in Las Vegas, Nevada. Things were heated between McGregor and Diaz through the entire presser and came...


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The MMA world has been in an uproar since it was announced that UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos had withdrawn from his UFC 196 lightweight title fight against Conor McGregor on March 5th.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 8, 2016 8:19 pm

UFC Fight Night 82 Reebok pay for fighters ranges from $2,500 to $15,000

$145,000 was the total payout by Reebok for the exclusive uniform deal with the UFC for the UFC Fight Night 82 event that took place in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday night. The payout from Reebok is in addition to each fighter’s contracted fight pay with the UFC. Four fighters took home $15,000 for their...

Dec 1, 2015 5:35 pm

New UFC Complex: Chuck Liddell Lounge, Rousey Restaurant

  When the UFC completes the 180,000 square foot complex, you might be familiar with the fighters who’s names will grace its halls.  If you have an appointment with Joe Silva, you might be escorted to the Anderson Silva conference room. Hungry?  May I interest you in today’s special from the Ronda Rousey Restaurant. “Office space was...

Nov 30, 2015 9:08 am

UFC answers back to Jon Jones’ ‘100 percent inaccurate’ statement

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones recently went into great detail with MMA Fighting about the issues that came along with his hit-and-run accident in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Jones said in the in-depth interview that he told the UFC that he did not want to go on with his scheduled title defense fight at...

Oct 24, 2015 8:06 am

Cyborg discusses drop to 140 pounds, fight with Rousey

Cris Cyborg is currently in the process of cutting down to 140 pounds for a catchweight fight under the Invicta FC banner in hopes of getting an eventual fight with Ronda Rousey at 135 pounds in the UFC. Cyborg posted a photo to her Instagram recently showing off her progress on her way down to...

Oct 20, 2015 1:50 pm

PHOTO | Slimmed down Cris Cyborg prepares for fight at 140 pounds

While many have their doubts that a fight between UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Cris Cyborg will ever take place, the odds of a potential fight have increased with Cyborg’s upcoming debut at 140 pounds. Cyborg is expected to fight at a catchweight of 140 pounds in her upcoming Invicta FC fight, however...

Oct 18, 2015 11:27 am

UFC & MMA Fighters react to “Notorious” Nick Newell’s retirement

“Notorious” Nick Newell stepped into the World Series of Fighting decagon for the final time at “WSOF 24: Fitch vs. Okami” as the lightweight decided to retire after picking up his final win. Newell amassed an impressive record of 13-1 throughout his six year mixed martial arts career. Just three years into his professional career,...

Oct 3, 2015 1:21 pm

Hendricks’ Wife Has Message For Ignorant UFC Fans

The MMA world went nuts Friday morning when UFC president Dana white announced that the fight between Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley was canceled just the day before it was set to go down at UFC 192, after an issue with Hendricks’ weight cut. Immediately, fans and other fighters started bashing Hendricks’ for once again...

Oct 2, 2015 8:59 am

UFC Fighters React To Hendricks vs. Woodley Being Pulled From UFC 192

UFC president Dana White decided to ruin everybody’s Friday morning by announcing that the scheduled UFC 192 co-main event, between welterweights Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, had abruptly been pulled from the card. White only said, in a tweet, that it was due to an issue with Hendricks’ weight cut. Everyone jumped online and starting...

Sep 25, 2015 9:51 am

UFC Vet Anthony Njokuani: ‘I Could Never See Ludwig Being A Racist Or Bully’

Former WEC and UFC lightweight Anthony Njokuani recently took to Facebook and posted a statement in response to all the claims that Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig uses racial jokes and made african american fighters feel uncomfortable while he was at Team Alpha Male. Njokuani, a longtime friend of Ludwig, decided to share his thoughts and said...

Sep 13, 2015 7:00 am

‘Cyborg’ will drop to 140 for “Invicta FC 15” fight in November

It looks like Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino’s trip down to bantamweight has begun! The featherweight champion will be gracing the cage in Invicta when she drops down to 140 for her next fight at “Invicta FC 15” in November. The news broke during the post-fight press conference after “Invicta FC 14” on Saturday night. Details surrounding...

Sep 6, 2015 11:00 am

UFC Fighters React To The Disappointing Arlovski vs. Mir Fight

  One of the most anticipated fights on UFC 191 was the co-main event, a heavyweight fight between two former champs who have fought their way back to the top. Yes when Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovski were booked to fight the MMA world was pretty confident we would get a knock down grab em...

Sep 3, 2015 10:08 pm

Urijah Faber Gets A Fight, Will Meet Frankie Saenz At UFC 194

Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber has been calling for a fight on the UFC’s big December weekend, with the TUF 22 Finale going down on Friday, Dec. 11 and UFC 194 happening on Saturday, Dec. 12. Well it looks like he got what he wanted and will now face off with Frankie Saenz at UFC’s...

Aug 28, 2015 6:15 am

UFC’s Almeida Calls Out ‘Miesha Tate’s BF Or Husband, I Don’t Know’

Exciting prospect and UFC bantamweight Thomas Almeida is looking for his next opponent and although he says he’ll fight anyone, he does have a certain someone in mind. The undefeated Brazilian told Sexto Round that he would like to fight in Brazil on Nov. 7 when the UFC returns to the country. A name that...

Aug 19, 2015 1:17 pm

Michael Bisping vs. Robert Whittaker targeted for UFC 193

A middleweight bout featuring Michael Bisping taking on Robert Whittaker is being targeted for Novemeber’s UFC 193 event in Australia. The bout was first reported by ESPN and has since been confirmed by FOX Sports. Michael Bisping (27-7 MMA) was most recently seen in action at July’s UFC Fight Night 72 event in Scotland, where...

Aug 18, 2015 3:06 am

Latest UFC Fighter-To-Fighter Callouts And Tweet Beefs

Fighter Twitter feuds. They’re becoming more and more prevalent in today’s MMA world. Fighters will go on Twitter and call out a fighter, or several fighters, then wait to see who bites. Once a response is given the back and forth usually starts. Each fighter will give their reasons for wanting to fight and their...

Aug 15, 2015 11:38 am

Top UFC Bantamweight Signs New 5-Fight Deal

Rising UFC bantamweight Thomas Almeida reportedly just inked a new 5-fight extension with the promotion. Almeida is coming off of a win over the tough veteran Brad Pickett at UFC 189. A win that was impressive and exciting to say the least and that could really be said about most of his career so far....

Aug 11, 2015 11:11 am

UFC Sends Letter To Fighters Warning Them Of ‘Pathetic’ Union Attempts

The UFC has issued a letter to all of their contracted fighters regarding the Teamsters and The Culinary Workers Union trying to ‘organize fighters’. Some of you might think a fighters union would be a good thing, but the UFC sent this letter out to warn fighters about possible alternative motives. The Culinary Workers Union...

Aug 8, 2015 5:48 am

UFC Responds To Unions Trying To Organize Fighters

  On Thursday, two large unions, The Teamsters and The Culinary Workers Union , joined together and issued a statement saying that they will be working to help organize UFC fighters into their own union. Behind all this is possible ulterior motives. The Culinary Workers Union has been doing battle with the Fertitta brothers for...

Aug 2, 2015 7:59 am

Cris Cyborg reacts to Ronda Rousey’s KO win at UFC 190

Ronda Rousey proved to the world why she is the most dominant athlete on the planet last night at “UFC 190” when she made quick work of Bethe Correia. Rousey was one of the biggest favorites in UFC history walking into the fight, and she proved the bookies right when she knocked Correia out cold...

Jul 29, 2015 8:14 am

Judge Rules Against UFC In Anti-Trust Lawsuit

A new ruling has come out of the UFC anti-trust lawsuit. In the most recent ruling, the judge denied the Zuffa’s Motion to Stay Discovery. What does that mean? Docket Text: IT IS ORDERED: Defendant’s Motion to Stay [103] is DENIED. The parties are directed to meet and confer and submit a proposed form of...

Jul 22, 2015 7:40 am

UFC Fighters React To ‘Stitch’ Duran Getting Fired

Longtime cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran was released by the UFC yesterday. Duran says it was because of his comments he made about Reebok, saying that he lost all of his sponsorship money and that they didn’t even work with the cutmen when developing their new vests. Needless to say, the MMA world did not react...