285 Search Results for barboza

Nov 29, 2015 1:02 pm

Insane Spinning Wheel-Kick KO Video: Who did it better?

A video posted by Wallid Ismail (@wallidjfc) on Nov 29, 2015 at 1:53am PST A spinning wheel kick is without a doubt one of the flashiest ways to earn a KO victory in mixed martial arts. It’s an extremely well timed and very advanced kick to land on your opponent. Stepping across your body, you...

Nov 25, 2015 11:43 am

OUCH! Fighter gets knocked out & headgear kicked off by wheel kick

The UnderGround Kickboxing Series: Fighter in Brazil gets his headgear and his lights kicked out on SPIN KICK SUNDAY. Posted by The Underground on Sunday, November 8, 2015 We’ve seen some pretty brutal wheel kick knockouts over the course of the years. Uriah Hall and Edson Barboza are generally credited with having the two most...


Nov 23, 2015 1:13 pm

WATCH! TUF 22 Finale Preview – Frankie Edgar vs. Chad Mendes

Just a day before Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor finally clash in the octagon for featherweight supremacy, fans will get treated by a meeting between Chad Mendes and Frankie Edgar. It is likely that the meeting between Mendes and Edgar will decide the next challenger for the UFC Featherweight Championship. The expert analysts at FOX...

Nov 16, 2015 2:43 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Ronda Rousey Drops out of Top 10 P4P

“UFC 193” has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated! Some major changes were made as big names made major drops and a familiar face pops back up in the light heavyweight division. Ronda Rousey’s devastating loss to now-champion Holly Holm may not have caused a major drop for her in...

Oct 30, 2015 11:40 am

With Khabib Nurmagomedov injured, Tony Ferguson gets new opponent at TUF 22 Finale

With the lightweight division rumble of Khabib Nurmagomedov having to pull out of his fight with Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 Finale, Ferguson has been booked with a new opponent for the Dec. 11 fight. Edson Barboza has stepped in to replace Nurmagomedov, according to an announcement from the UFC on Friday. While Nurmagomedov...

Oct 29, 2015 9:48 pm

BREAKING: Khabib Nurmagomedov injured, out of bout with Tony Ferguson

News broke late Thursday evening that Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov has injured his rib in training and is unable to fight Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale on December 11th. Sources confirmed the news with MMAFighting, which also revealed that the UFC is looking to have Edson Barboza step in on short notice to...

Oct 22, 2015 7:15 am

Cruickshank vs. Felder set for UFC FN 81

An exciting lightweight bout has reportedly been booked for ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ on January 17th. According to Paul Felder, he will meet Daron Cruickshank on the card in a bout that is sure to be a spectacular battle of impressive standup fighters. Felder is currently on a 2-fight losing streak after dropping back to...

Oct 20, 2015 9:30 pm

Bobby Green to fans: “I’M BACK”

Popular UFC fighter Bobby Green hasn’t fought in the Octagon in nearly a year, and for good reasons. After having his 8-fight win streak snapped by Edson Barboza, Green underwent surgery to repair a torn quad. During his recovery Green underwent surgery after tearing his ACL and lateral meniscus. In addition to having to overcome...

Sep 28, 2015 2:36 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Barnett and Hall make major jumps

UFC Fight Night 75 is in the books and some major changes were made to the official UFC rankings! Uriah Hall wasn’t even ranked in the top fifteen walking into Japan, but he catapulted himself into the top ten with his spinning kick/flying knee knockout against Gegard Mousasi. Check out what other changes were made...

Aug 10, 2015 4:00 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Dariush Enters Top 10, Nunes Cracks Top 5

The dust has settled from “UFC Fight Night 73” and the official rankings have been updated! Beneil Dariush and Amanda Nunes are the big winners this week as Darish was able to crack the top ten in his division while Amanda Nunes took the number four spot in the bantamweight division. Michael Johnson can take...

Aug 3, 2015 5:35 pm

Rankings Report: Rousey sends Correia far away from top 5

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey solidified her spot atop the women’s bantamweight division with another exciting title defense. This past Saturday at “UFC 190”, Rousey only needed thirty four seconds to send Bethe Correia crashing face first into the canvas. As a result of the loss, Correia has dropped three spots in the rankings...

Jul 31, 2015 12:01 am

‘Cowboy’ Takes Shots At Tony Ferguson

UFC lightweight and upcoming title challenger Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone is a training partner of fellow lightweight Paul Felder. Felder just recently lost a close decision to Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 16 this past Saturday. The fight was a technical war, with both fighters throwing and landing with all kinds of spinning attacks and...

Jul 28, 2015 8:06 am

Reebok Money: Dillashaw And Barao Combine For $70k, Tate And Eye $7.5K

According to the UFC’s Reebok payment structure, here’s how much the fighters of UFC on FOX 16 made from the exclusive sponsor. The champion TJ Dillashaw of course banked the most with $40K and the challenger, Renan Barao, came in second with $30K. Below them, the next top earner was Danny Castillo, who’s tenure with...

Jul 27, 2015 3:44 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Tate Takes Top Spot, 4 Women Ranked Above Correia

“UFC on FOX 16” is in the books and a couple fighters from the main card made some big moves! Miesha Tate’s co main-event performance against Jessica Eye earned her the top-spot directly under Ronda Rousey, once again. Jesssica Eye dropped a single spot due to the loss, however. TJ Dillashaw surpassed UFC Heavyweight Champion...

Jul 26, 2015 6:00 am

WATCH! Dana White Backstage Interview after “UFC on FOX 16”

Dana White must have been stoked about the card the fighters of “UFC on FOX 16” put on last night. Edson Barboza and Paul Felder brought the crowd to their feet, but TJ Dillashaw took Renan Barao off of his! Check out what the UFC President had to say about last night’s card in this...

Jul 25, 2015 10:28 am

‘UFC on FOX: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2’ Results

The rematch is finally here, T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao will finally meet in the octagon again to fight for the UFC bantamweight title. Dillashaw looks to cement his championship status and show the first fight wasn’t a fluke. On the other hand Barao wants to reclaim his title and show he’s still the best....

Jul 24, 2015 2:40 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC on FOX: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2’ Edition

  All of the fighters on tomorrow’s UFC on FOX 16 card have stepped on the scales and made weight. Now we just have to wait until tomorrow night to see the UFC bantamweight title on the line between champ T.J. Dillashaw and former champion Rena Barao. With the weigh-ins in the book, you know...

Jul 24, 2015 2:32 pm

‘UFC on FOX: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2’ Weigh-In Results

The time has finally come for UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and former champ Renan Barao to square off in the re-match of all re-matches. Dillashaw shocked the world by defeating Barao in their first fight and now, after a few setbacks and rescheduling, the two will fight again. Dillashaw looks to prove it wasn’t...

Jul 23, 2015 4:12 pm

UFC Fight Night Chicago Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 2

‘On Episode 2 of UFC Fight Night Chicago, it’s bad intentions and baked goods as women’s bantamweight contenders Miesha Tate and Jessica Eye head to the Windy City. In Chi-town, bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw continues to train under the obsessive tutelage of Duane “Bang” Ludwig. His challenger, former champion Renan Barao, arrives in town and...

Jul 21, 2015 8:04 pm

GPG’s Sidney “Da Gun” Outlaw: Once Homeless, Now Flying Sky High

The mixed martial artist known as “Da Gun” will step into the cage this weekend for his fifth professional fight at Global Proving Ground (GPG) 21, streaming live on GFL.tv. At only 23 years old, he is already a veteran of both Bellator and World Series of Fighting. Despite his relative youth, though, Outlaw is...

Jul 20, 2015 2:27 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Michael Bisping’s Win Gets Ignored

Michael Bisping and Thales Leites clashed in the main event of UFC Fight Night 72. Even though Bisping came out on top, his ranking in the middleweight division did not change at all as he remained at #9. Anderson Silva continues to drop in the pound for pound rankings, this week dropping TWO spots to...

Jul 19, 2015 7:34 pm

REPLAY! UFC Road to the Octagon: Dillashaw vs Barao 2 (Full)

Witness the Road to the Octagon as UFC Bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, his number one rival Renan Barao, top UFC women’s title contenders Miesha Tate and Jessica Eye, and knockout artists Edson Barboza and Paul Felder ready for a blockbuster UFC Fight Night in Chicago. Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting...

Jul 13, 2015 2:18 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Conor McGregor Soars into P4P List

“UFC 189” and “The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians” Finale are both in the books and the rankings received a major facelift. Conor McGregor ended an amazing night of fights with a performance that won him the UFC Interim Featherweight Championship. As a result of this, McGregor has hopped above Mendes and Edgar as the #1...

Jun 29, 2015 1:45 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Romero Now Among the Elite in Middleweight Rankings

“UFC Fight Night 70” has come and gone and we saw some major shifts in the middleweight division! Yoel Romero’s dominant victory over Lyoto Machida propelled him into the top five of the middleweight division. With Romero moving up to the third spot, this knocked Vitor Belfort and Lyoto Machida down a peg. Machida remains...