2849 Search Results for rematch

Oct 25, 2015 9:43 am

WATCH! “Cowboy” Cerrone is looking scary-good before UFC title fight

A video posted by Donald Cerrone (@cowboycerrone) on Oct 24, 2015 at 4:33pm PDT Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone has one of the biggest fights of his career approaching and he is training with some of the best to get him ready for it! Cerrone will be stepping into the octagon with UFC Lightweight Champion Rafael dos...

Oct 22, 2015 8:21 am

Holloway to McGregor: ‘Stop running!’

Max Holloway may have lost to Conor McGregor back in 2013, but now that he’s riding a 7-fight win streak that has seen him finish 6 of his opponents, his confidence is at an all time high, and he think’s it’s time Conor McGregor pay attention. Since defeating Holloway via unanimous decision, McGregor has picked...

Oct 21, 2015 8:06 am

Dana White: ‘Croke Park needs McGregor and Duffy’

Since ‘Irish Joe’ Duffy made his UFC debut earlier this year there has been much talk of a rematch between he and Conor McGregor. Duffy defeated Conor Mcgregor back in 2010 via submission in McGregor’s 6th professional fight. His signing to the UFC set the stage for a potential rematch, but this time under the...

Oct 20, 2015 10:02 pm

Werdum and Silva pressuring UFC to fight in Brazil

It’s no secret that the UFC frequently travels to Brazil to host events given the Brazilian crowd’s passion for the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. According to UFC Brazilian Office GM Giovanni Decker, former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva and UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum are both pressuring the UFC to make their next fights...


Oct 18, 2015 3:29 pm

Joseph Duffy ‘shocked’ to be a main-eventer so early in UFC career

Even though Joseph Duffy has an overall career record of 14-1, he still only possesses two victories in the world-famous octagon. Granted, the lightweight impressed in his showings against Jake Lindsey and Ivan Jorge, it is almost unheard of for a fighter to headline a card so early in his career. UFC President Dana White...

Oct 15, 2015 11:09 am

Gadelha Updates On Injury Status… Ready To Fight For The Belt

UFC women’s strawweight contender Claudia Gadelha gives an update on her hand injury, missing out on her rematch with champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and when she expects to return to the octagon. Gadelha was expected to get the next shot at the champ after her win over Jessica Aguilar, back in August, but unfortunately she injured...

Oct 15, 2015 10:58 am

“Irish” Joe Duffy — ‘I believe I’m the best in the world’

UFC lightweight ‘Irish’ Joe Duffy will take on the dangerous Dustin Poirier at UFC Fight Night: Dublin, which takes place next Saturday. They will headline the event, which will stream on UFC Fight Pass. Of course everyone knows Duffy as the last man to beat Conor McGregor, but so far he’s shown that he’s much...

Oct 15, 2015 8:40 am

BEEF! Rothwell And Mitrione Go At It On Twitter

Back in June of this year UFC heavyweights Ben Rothwell and Matt Mitrione met in the octagon. Things seemed to be going OK for ‘Meathead’ until he went for an ill advised takedown and got caught in a choke. Rothwell forced him to tap out and won the fight, before giving quite the memorable post...

Oct 14, 2015 12:48 pm

Faber: ‘Mendes Had A Broken Foot Going Into McGregor Fight’

Does anyone else think Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor need to fight again? The fight was exciting while it lasted sure, but you can’t argue the fact that Mendes went in there with hardly any preparation or time to get in fight shape. So what would it hurt? If McGregor loses to Aldo then have...

Oct 14, 2015 12:45 pm

Matt Mitrione, Tyrone Spong And Others Ask For Rothwell Fight But Get Denied

We now know that UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell has been officially pulled from UFC Fight Night Dublin. On Tuesday it was announced that his opponent Stipe Miocic had to pull out because of injury and that the UFC would be looking for a late replacement to take on Rothwell. Unfortunately the UFC were unable to...

Oct 13, 2015 8:12 am

AMAZING! Check Out A Little ‘Bigfoot’ Silva Looking Not So Little

My dear god, UFC heavyweight Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva has apparently always been a massive human being. The fighter took to Instagram and shared an old picture of himself when he was a kid, sitting with his younger brother. In this picture Silva was only 6 months old……OK that’s a joke, but, he couldn’t have been...

Oct 13, 2015 6:01 am

BOXING BEAT: Amir Khan Wants Danny Garcia, Then Manny Pacquiao

Boxer Amir Khan has been linked to Manny Pacquiao lately, with many saying that a fight between the two could be in the works. However, the boxer himself says although a fight with Pacquiao is in the plans, he would like to rematch Danny Garcia first, in order to avenge one of his losses. Khan...

Oct 11, 2015 6:21 pm

WATCH! Vitor Belfort DOMINATES in pro MMA debut 19 years ago

Regardless of what opinions fans have of Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort, there is no doubt that he is worthy of a spot in the UFC’s Hall of Fame when he decides to hang up his gloves. The Brazilian made his dive into the professional world of mixed martial arts nineteen years ago on October 11,...

Oct 11, 2015 7:26 am

UFC champ Fabricio Werdum signs on as Ambassador for Akhmat Fight Club

UFC Heavyweight Champion Fabricio Werdum is preparing himself for one of the biggest fights of his career when he defends his championship for the very first time against Cain Velasquez. While the date for the fight is still up in the air, the rematch was announced earlier this month and will to take place in...

Oct 10, 2015 6:25 am

BOXING RUMOR: Mayweather vs. Broner in 2016?

I’m pretty sure these rumors of a Floyd Mayweather return will never end. First, he was coming back to rematch Manny Pacquiao and now he could be in talks to fight Adrien Broner in 2016. Again, this is essentially a rumor, with not a ton of information to back it, just a writer claiming to...

Oct 8, 2015 8:24 am

Cain Velasquez Vows To Stay More Active In The Future

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will be getting a rematch and a chance to get his belt back when he faces Fabricio Werdum once again, this time possibly in Brazil. That fight is expected to take place sometime early next year. At a recent UFC Q&A the former champ talked about being more active...

Oct 7, 2015 6:53 am

Paul Daley Petitioning For Major Kickboxing Match

Current Bellator MMA welterweight Paul Daley has his eye on gold, but not just MMA gold. The top 170-pound Bellator fighter is at the top of the division and has said before that he wants to win the title before a big rematch with Josh Koscheck takes place. However now he’s added a new goal...

Oct 6, 2015 1:25 pm

Cormier On Jones: ‘I Won’t Retire Until We Fight Two More Times’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier just defended his belt in a war with Alexander Gustafsson, a fight many are calling fight of the year, and he’s already being asked about a rematch with former champ, Jon Jones. Going into the fight Cormier already expected it to go this way. Jones’ court hearing took place...

Oct 5, 2015 3:47 pm

Tito Ortiz accuses Liam McGeary of lotioning himself up prior to title fight

“DYNAMITE” could go down as one of the more historical nights in Bellator brief history. Even though the ratings did not reflect the hype leading into the card, fighters and fans from around the world gathered to watch an amazing one-night four man tournament and Tito Ortiz fight for gold once again. Ortiz was riding...

Oct 4, 2015 5:00 pm

Judges rob Humberto Soto of win against Antonio Orozco

Humberto Soto stepped into the ring on October 3rd ready to extend his impressive seven fight win streak at the expense of Antonio Orozco. Instead of picking up his eighth win in a row, however, the judges in the StubHub Center in Carson, California rewarded Orozco the win in what many within the boxing world...

Oct 2, 2015 7:07 am

‘UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson’ Drug Test Results Come Back Clean

Good news, all the drug tests from UFC 191 came back negative, as in, clean. UFC 191 featured a flyweight title fight in the main event, between champ Demetrious Johnson and challenger John Dodson. It was a rematch of a very close first fight, but this time around it was all Johnson. The champ dominated...

Oct 1, 2015 5:06 am

After UFC Win, Josh Barnett Might Never Fight Again

This past weekend, UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett defeated Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night: Japan in a five round battle. Barnett looked incredible in the fight, keeping a super fast pace and pressuring Nelson for a the majority of the fight, clinching and landing big strikes often. Right after the fight everyone started talking about...

Sep 30, 2015 10:30 am

Werdum: ‘The UFC Would Have Been Better For Fedor’

Mixed Martial Arts legend Fedor Emelianenko will return to fighting on December 31st, this after signing a $2.5 million deal to fight for former Pride FC boss Sakakibara’s new Japanese promotion. The news came as a disappointment to most fight fans, as many of the sports viewers have longed to see “The Last Emperor” test...

Sep 27, 2015 2:55 pm

Urijah Faber reveals why he didn’t get fight with Conor McGregor

Before Conor McGregor even had the gold slung over his shoulder, countless featherweights were calling him out and trying to land a fight with him. McGregor always had his eye on the prize, however, and ultimately became the UFC’s interim featherweight champion when he defeated Chad Mendes by way of technical knockout at UFC 189....

Sep 27, 2015 6:00 am

McGregor is looking for revenge — ‘I want to KO Duffy stiff’

Conor McGregor’s path to the top of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s featherweight division was far from easy, but he surely made it look like it was. “The Notorious” put his division on notice in his first octagon appearance when he knocked veteran Marcus Brimage out in just over a minute into their fight. He went...

Sep 26, 2015 2:39 pm

UFC Heavyweight Frank Mir Signs New 8 Fight Contract

Looks like UFC heavyweight Frank Mir won’t be going anywhere anytime soon. The vet announced, via his Instagram, that he has signed a new 8-fight contract with the promotion. Mir’s last fight was anything but legendary. He fought fellow champ Andrei Arlovski in a fight that many were expecting to be the fight of the...

Sep 26, 2015 2:18 pm

Mousasi Accuses Machida Of Greasing: ‘He Was Oiled Up For Sure’

Back in February of 2014 UFC middleweights Gegard Mousasi and Lyoto Machida met in the octagon and battled it out for five full rounds. Machida ended up earning the unanimous decision, but now, ahead of his fight with Uriah Hall at UFC Fight Night: Japan Saturday night, Mousasi is accusing ‘The Dragon’ of greasing. Mousasi...