659 Search Results for PRIDE

May 22, 2015 11:47 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC 187 Edition

UFC 187 goes down this Saturday night live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight featuring Anthony Johnson battling Daniel Cormier for the vacant 205-pound strap. In the evening’s co-main event slot, undefeated UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman puts his title...

May 21, 2015 8:00 am

Promoter Defends Emelianenko, Says He’s a Victim of ‘Political Persecution’

Aleksander Emelianenko was recently sentenced to four and a half years in prison after being convicted of assaulting a woman who was cleaning his house. The woman accused Emelianenko of beating her up, keeping her captive overnight and stealing her passport. Emelianenko’s last professional fight took place against Dmitriy Sosnovskiy in Coliseum Fighting Championships which...

May 19, 2015 3:45 pm

Emelianenko Gets Hard Time For Sexual Assault

PRIDE veteran Aleksander Emelianenko has been convicted and sentenced to four and a half years in prison due to an aggravated assault. The Associated Press reports Emelianenko attacked a woman that was cleaning his apartment in March of 2014. The woman accused Emelianenko of beating her up, keeping her captive overnight and stealing her passport....

May 14, 2015 2:12 am

Barnett & Nelson to Coach New UFC Reality Show, Will Fight in September

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will be returning to Japan in September with an event headlined by heavyweights Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson! Their bout will be the finale of a brand new UFC reality show where the heavyweights will be rivaling coaches. Ken Berger, General Manager of UFC Asia, announced that Barnett and Nelson will...

May 14, 2015 2:06 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC Fight Night 66 Edition

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will make its long-awaited debut in the Philippines this Saturday when “UFC Fight Night 66” takes place inside Pasay’s Mall of Asia Arena. The historic event is headlined by a key featherweight fight featuring former UFC lightweight champion Frankie “The Answer” Edgar (18-4-1 MMA) taking on former WEC featherweight title...

Apr 29, 2015 4:09 pm

1ST OF HIS KIND! Jon Jones Sets New Precedent For Title Strippings.

Tuesday evening was not the first time a fighter has been stripped of his title and it won’t be the last. However, Jon Jones became the first champion to be stripped for violating the fighter’s code of conduct policy after his hit and run incident! MMA.TV compiled a list that highlights UFC fighters’ title vacancies!...

Apr 24, 2015 10:11 am

FLASHBACK! UFC’s Shogun Rua Gets KO’d in House Brawl

Before Mauricio “Shogun” Rua was UFC fighter, he was one of the most popular fighters in Japan-based organization PRIDE Fighting Championship. LONG before that, “Shogun” was still brawling it out— just in people’s houses! Check out this video of a young Shogun Rua get head kicked and knocked out from back in the day! LOL!...

Apr 24, 2015 4:28 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC 186 Edition

UFC 186 goes down tomorrow night live from the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a flyweight title fight featuring current champion Demetrious Johnson taking on challenger Kyoji Horiguchi. BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor recently sat down with UFC and PRIDE veteran Phil “NYBA” Baroni to discuss this weekend’s main card...

Apr 23, 2015 5:08 pm

Joe Lauzon Returns, Faces Takanori Gomi In July

The already-stacked “UFC on FOX 16” card just got another amazing lightweight fight! Bonus extraordinaire Joe Lauzon will be stepping into the octagon to face PRIDE legend Takanori Gomi! Lauzon is looking to bounce back from his loss to Al Iaquinta with an impressive performance against the Japanese sensation. Before his loss, Lauzon dished out...

Apr 18, 2015 10:00 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC on FOX 15 Edition

UFC on FOX 15 goes down tonight night live from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The event is headlined by a key middleweight bout featuring former Strikeforce champion Luke Rockhold taking on former UFC light heavyweight title holder Lyoto Machida. BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor recently sat down with former UFC and PRIDE veteran Phil...

Apr 16, 2015 2:00 am

UHM? — MMA Rules Fights With Armor and Swords (Highlights)

M-1 is best known for being the company that represented PRIDE legend Fedor Emelianenko throughout his career. Now, they will forever be known as “That promotion that does the Knight Fights”. This may be one of the most intriguing concepts in a long time. What M1 is essentially doing is mixing modernized gladiator fighting with...

Apr 13, 2015 1:42 pm

Watch! Phil Baroni Has Officially Hit the Pro Wrestling Scene!

Former UFC and Pride veteran, Phil “The New York Bad Ass” Baroni, has officially hit the professional wrestling scene. The former Strikeforce title challenger is currently working with the Future Stars of Wrestling promotion in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hit play on the video below and watch Baroni get in to it with former WCW wrestler...

Apr 12, 2015 1:50 pm

CLASSIC! Fedor Vs. Cro Cop Full Fight

It’s Fedor. It’s Cro Cop. It’s Pride. Watch it now. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 SPECIAL EXCLUSIVE — Luke Rockhold, Countdown to UFC on FOX 15 Feature

Apr 12, 2015 9:50 am

Wanderlei Silva Rips Out-Of-Competition Testing: ‘Fighters Can Do Anything They Want’

Wanderlei Silva does not like out-of-competition drug testing. The Pride legend recently talked about the topic and had some interesting things to say. Check it out! “If I’m going to fight you today, I have to be clean today. There are anti-inflammatories and painkillers that are considered doping, but are not. I’m against steroids. Steroids...

Apr 9, 2015 1:35 pm

HENDO! Dan Opens Up On PED Testing, Not A Fan Of Jon Jones’ Drug Use

Dan Henderson on the new drug testing policy in the UFC, how fighters got tested in Pride & how the UFC handled Jon Jones’s positive test for cocaine before UFC 182. Urijah Faber Drops by BJPENN.COM’s “Stud Show Radio” to talk about a fight with McGregor, rematch with Aldo and MORE! WATCH!

Apr 9, 2015 5:00 am

REPLAY! UFC Fighter BRUTALLY Knocks Out Ref Mid-Fight!

Watch as longtime PRIDE and UFC veteran Gilbert Yvel KO’s this referee during a live MMA Fight. Happy #TBT! Urijah Faber Drops by BJPENN.COM’s “Stud Show Radio” to talk about a fight with McGregor, rematch with Aldo and MORE! WATCH!

Apr 9, 2015 2:37 am

PUNK’D! Watch Cro Cop Scare the Crap Out of Mauro Ranallo!

Back in his PRIDE days, Mirko Cro Cop was more known for his devastating knockouts than his humor. Watch him catch the crew off guard as he punks Mauro Ranallo! Cro Cop is stepping into the octagon this weekend to avenge his loss against Gabriel Gonzaga! Urijah Faber Drops by BJPENN.COM’s “Stud Show Radio” to...

Apr 8, 2015 12:54 pm

Judge Says UFC Is Screwed, Will Likely Lose Rampage To Bellator

Even though Bellator’s injunction against Quinton “Rampage” Jackson was granted, UFC planned legal action and continued to advertise the PRIDE veteran for their card at UFC 186. MMAFighting’s Luke Thomas obtained a copy of Judge Karen Suter’s ruling, and it looks like UFC is screwed. The decision to grant Bellator’s injunction was made in a...

Apr 7, 2015 9:00 am

UFC Fight Night Krakow: Ultimate 8 Headkick KOs

Mirko Cro Cop is known for his devastating head kick knockouts in PRIDE, but was ironically KOd by Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC 70. The two will square off in Krakow this Saturday in a rematch! Watch the video above to celebrate the most brutal head kick knockouts in the history of the UFC. WATCH! Luke...

Apr 7, 2015 3:00 am

600lb vs 169lb MMA Mismatch

PRIDE Fighting Championship was full of fights we like to call, “Freakshow Fights”. Daiju Takase vs. Emmanuel Yarbrough from PRIDE 3 in 1998 is the epitome of a freakshow fight. Watch the video above! WATCH! Luke Rockhold, Daniel Cormier Jump their coach in this exclusive all-access footage.

Mar 27, 2015 8:18 pm

Bellator 135 Results: NEW CHAMPION! Galvao Dethrones Warren!

Bellator 135 took place Friday night in Thackerville, Oklahoma and we saw the crowning of a new king in the bantamweight division! Marcos Galvao trapped Joe Warren in a kneebar and torqued hard enough to make the champion scream, which is a verbal submission in mixed martial arts. Check out the rest of the results...

Mar 23, 2015 3:22 pm

Lombard Fined $70k, Suspended 1 Year For Steroid Use

Top UFC welterweight Hector Lombard has been suspended and fined by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. During a disciplinary hearing, today in Nevada, the NSAC handed down a twelve-month suspension and a fine totaling, $68,900.00. Lombard was found with the anabolic steroid desoxymethyltestosterone in his system following his bout with Josh Burkman, at UFC 182....

Mar 23, 2015 12:21 pm

Ronda Rousey: “I got 99 problems but a Bethe ain’t one”

We haven’t seen the trash-talking version of Ronda Rousey since her second fight against Miesha Tate. A fight in which she won decisively, backing up all her pre-fight banter during the fight’s lead up. Now, two-fights removed from that Tate rematch, and Rousey is back and firing away at her opponent in any way, shape,...

Mar 22, 2015 12:27 am

Shogun vs. Lil’ Nog Official For UFC 190

It’s official: Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and “Lil Nog” Antonio Rogerio Nogueira will meet in the octagon at UFC 190 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. UFC has announced the second fight for UFC 190 and it will be a rematch between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and “Lil Nog” Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. This will not be the first...

Mar 18, 2015 2:59 am

Fedor Emelianenko Talks Evil and Violence

Former PRIDE FC champion Fedor Emelianenko talks about street violence, evil, and more. Enjoy! Post by M-1 Global. IF YOUR MEDIA DOESN’T LOAD, CLICK HERE!

Mar 17, 2015 1:51 pm

Hughes vs. Gracie ADCC Super-Fight Now Official

The ADCC World Championships are set for the promotion’s 2015 return to Brazil. Highlighting the event will be a super-fight between Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie. The Abu Dhabi Combat Club Submission Wrestling World Championships are set to go down in Sao Paulo on August 28-30. The Hughes vs. Gracie super-fight is just one part...

Mar 16, 2015 11:45 am

Report: UFC Books “Shogun vs. Lil Nog” Bout

Who’s ready for some breaking news? On Thursdays episode of Stud Show Radio co-host Justin Buchholz announced that he had several big news stories to talk about. First up, according to a source, Shogun Rua and Antonio Rogerio Noguiera aka Little Nog have signed a contract to fight each other. Buchholz couldn’t provide any more...