764 Search Results for PRIDE

Feb 9, 2016 9:23 pm

RIZIN’s Sakakibara says Fedor Emelianenko versus Wanderlei Silva is up to you!

Does the match intrigue you at all? Would seeing Fedor Emelianenko take on Wanderlei Silva in Japan be reminiscent of PRIDE that could make you gitty with excitement? If so, you need to make it known and get others to make some noise about the match so that RIZIN’s CEO Nobuyuki Sakakibara will do everything...

Feb 3, 2016 11:47 am

Coach Edmond Tarverdyan says Ronda Rousey ‘could still box with anybody in the world’

It has been made apparent that former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has not watched her fight against Holly Holm yet. According to her coach Edmond Tarverdyan, she may never watch her own knockout loss. Tarverdyan spoke with ESPN recently on his critics and their gameplan versus pride in their match with Holly Holm...

Feb 2, 2016 1:59 pm

On This Day: Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic gets soccer kick TKO win

On this day in MMA history, legendary fighter Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic picked up an impressive 1st round TKO win 12 years ago at Pride 27. The win for Cro Cop came by way of soccer kick, and was just Cro Cop’s 11th professional fight. It extended his professional record to 8-1-2. In addition, it...

Jan 30, 2016 12:03 pm

New fights added to UFC Croatia: Cro Cop not coming out of retirement

Fight Night 86 is starting to come together as the UFC announced four fights added to the first UFC event in Croatia. With Croatia being the country of Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic, one would imagine a push to get the former Pride champion back in the octagon one last time for a rubber-match with Gabriel...

Jan 30, 2016 7:36 am

Clip Of The Day: Dennis Siver TKOs Nate Mohr with back kick

Dennis Siver vs Nate Mohr at UFC 93 in Dublin, Ireland on January 17, 2009. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 29, 2016 at 7:36pm PST Earlier this week Michael Bisping and Jessica Penne appeared on UFC Now to discuss what their favorite spinning attacks have been throughout UFC history. While...

Jan 28, 2016 10:45 am

MUST SEE #TBT! Tug of War part 1, Alistair Overeem versus Bobb Sapp!

If you haven’t seen this challenge between these MMA veterans, check it out! Watch this classic #TBT clip of UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem taking on MMA veteran Bob Sapp. The two MMA stars who have made themselves known fighting in Japan for promotions such as K-1 and PRIDE were faced against each other in an...

Jan 27, 2016 10:11 am

WATCH! Kid who ate Mark Hunt’s body shot scores 6-second KO

It looks like the kickboxer studying under kickboxing legend John Wayne Parr not only can take a punch but can dish them out too. Yesterday we seen a video of “Noodles” taking a solid body shot from UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt. If you are familiar with Hunt’s fights in the UFC, PRIDE or K-1, you...

Jan 21, 2016 11:30 am

Rizin hoping to book Wanderlei or Lesnar to fight Fedor

Following the triumphant return of Fedor Emelianenko on New Year’s Eve it was announced that ‘The Last Emperor’ would be looking to fight again under the Rizin banner sometime around April. Immediately there were speculations as to who Emelianenko would fight, however since the announcement we’ve heard no further details regarding the fight. Rizin VP...

Jan 11, 2016 5:27 pm

Freak Show Video: TOP 10 Freak Show Fights in MMA

The title pretty much sums it up for this carnival exhibit of a video.   Entertainment overseas has brought some of the craziest MMA fighting around. Check out these wild and curiously entertaining match-ups that have some scratching their head and while others are left begging for more. Enjoy the video.

Jan 4, 2016 6:06 pm

Robbie Lawler has absorbed the most significant strikes in the UFC

Robbie Lawler has been in crazy wars since stepping back into the Octagon in 2013. Lawler’s title defense against Rory MacDonald in 2015 was marked the “Fight of the Year” and is up there for one of the greatest battles in the UFC.  Just two days into 2016 with another strong campaign in a war with...

Dec 30, 2015 6:19 pm

MUST SEE! Carlos Condit shows off insane elbow combinations

#NBK throwing bows @MGMGrand for #UFC195 Open Workouts 😳 https://t.co/1qRHZG2k1M — #UFC195 (@ufc) December 30, 2015 There’s a reason elbow strikes were not allowed in Pride FC, they generally tend to be devastating and open up massive cuts on the faces of opponents. With that being said, these elbow striking combinations that Carlos Condit was...

Dec 30, 2015 2:08 pm

Nick Diaz makes his case for why he’s the GOAT

Nick Diaz’s MMA career has certainly been a historic one. Over the course of his nearly 15 year professional career, Diaz has fought some of the best fighters to ever compete in Mixed Martial Arts. Along the way Diaz has also fought for some of the best MMA promotions in the world, including the WEC,...

Dec 30, 2015 7:41 am

Rare Video: Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic Training with his Son?

Retired former  UFC fighter and K-1 Grand-Prix champion Mirko Filipovic fought his final fight at UFC Fight Night 64.   The contest with Gabriel Gonzaga ended in classic “Cro Cop” fashion with a finish extending his win streak to three before calling it quits. Filipovic (31-11-2-1 MMA) at 41 looks like he can easily go...

Dec 29, 2015 7:56 am

REPLAY! King Mo picks up 1st round KO win at Rizin FF

Rizin 1 | King Mo vs Brett McDermott Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal vs Brett 'the Spartan' McDermott Full Fight#Rizin 1 Posted by Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal on Tuesday, December 29, 2015 Last night in the first ever Rizin FF event, Bellator MMA fighter Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal competed against Brett ‘The Spartan’ McDermont. The event...

Dec 23, 2015 10:16 pm

WATCH! Chute Boxe #TBT, remember this squad!

Let’s take it back to the days of PRIDE where Wanderlei Silva and Mauricio Shogun Rua were running a big part of the show based in Japan with their violent displays of war. From soccer kicks to the deadly knees that crippled opponents, we pay homage of this #TBT to a classic team Chute Boxe....

Dec 18, 2015 2:39 pm

FBF | Bob Sapp slams opponent on his head

Minotauro Nogueira vs Bob Sapp on August 28, 2002 in Tokyo, Japan #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Dec 17, 2015 at 4:56pm PST We may have already posted one ‘Clip of the Day’ today, but this slam from Bob Sapp is worth of it’s own post. Back at Pride Shockwave in...

Dec 17, 2015 10:04 am

Clip Of The Day: Kevin Randleman knocks out Mirko Cro Cop

Kevin Randleman vs Mirko Cro Cop on April 25, 2004 in Saitama, Japan #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Dec 16, 2015 at 11:17am PST Talk about some historic fight footage! For UFC President Dana White’s ‘Clip Of The Day’ today he selected a clip from Pride Total Elimination 2004. It was...

Dec 6, 2015 2:42 pm

GSP on Sage Northcutt: “He’s going to be great!”

  When news broke that UFC sensation Sage “Super” Northcutt was heading north of the border to train with Georges St-Pierre and the team at Tristar, visions of a younger version of GSP capturing a lightweight championship crossed our minds. Since then, Northcutt Sr. and son packed up and left the Montreal, Quebec facility and...