2134 Search Results for mixed martial arts

Nov 15, 2015 8:56 am

REPLAY! Holly Holm’s post fight in octagon interview

Ronda Rousey was one of the faces of mixed martial arts walking into the octagon on Saturday evening at “UFC 193”. While she will no doubt continue to be a force in driving fans to the sport, Holly Holm derailed Rousey’s path to immortality by handing her the first loss of her career! Holm dominated...

Nov 15, 2015 8:35 am

Dana White: Rematch between Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey ‘makes sense’

Holly Holm flipped the world of mixed martial arts on its head when she brutally knocked out Ronda Rousey to become the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion. Before getting dethroned, Rousey tore through any and all competition that the UFC brass put in front of her and was undefeated with a record of 12-0. Rousey’s loss...

Nov 15, 2015 7:19 am

UFC 193 Bonus Report: Holly Holm earns six figures in bonuses

“UFC 193” has come and gone and gone and even though Holly Holm already won the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship in the main-event, she is STILL winning big. UFC President Dana White revealed the bonus winners for “UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm” and it looks like the new champion will be walking out with an...

Nov 15, 2015 2:19 am

Poll | Does Ronda Rousey deserve instant rematch against Holly Holm?

Ronda Rousey has put on the worst display of her professional mixed martial arts career, where she was brutalized, before being knocked out and sent crashing face first into the canvas. UFC president Dana White has stated that Ronda will most likely get an immediate rematch, as soon as she heals from her injuries. When...

Nov 9, 2015 10:15 am

BREAKDOWN! Does Letourneau Have a Shot at Beating “Joanna Champion”?

Valerie Letourneau has the odds stacked against her this weekend at “UFC 193”. All eyes will be on her and Joanna Jedrzejczyk when they clash in the co main-event for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship, and fans are making it clear who they think will walk out with their hands raised. Based off statistics alone,...

Nov 8, 2015 6:41 am

Twitter reacts to Vitor Belfort’s KO of Dan Henderson at UFC Fight Night 77

Vitor Belfort made his way back into the winning column at “UFC Fight Night 77” when he stepped into the octagon with Dan Henderson for the third time. The two first met at PRIDE 32 where Henderson got the best of Belfort, then again several years later where the Brazilian scored an amazing headkick knockout....

Nov 6, 2015 9:28 am

10 year study finds boxing more dangerous than MMA

The subject of brain trauma in combat sports has been picking up steam over the last several years. A 10 year study was conducted at the University OF Alberta Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic and then subsequently published in the Clinical Journal Of Sports Medicine, revealing that while more injuries occur in MMA fights, they...

Nov 3, 2015 10:47 am

Paige VanZant: ‘I’ve had a very, very hard road to get to the UFC’

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant recently spoke with Submission Radio about her critics and her blessings with her career in mixed martial arts. VanZant ranked number 6 in the UFC strawweight division has an upcoming bout with number 3 ranked Rose Namajunas, at UFC Fight Night 80 on Dec. 10 at The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan...

Nov 3, 2015 8:42 am

Tough Guy Tuesday: Tie Domi

BJPENN.com is proud to introduce our new weekly segment “Tough Guy Tuesday”. “Tough Guy Tuesday’s” will feature some of toughest guys to ever play professional sports, not including mixed martial arts and boxing. In today’s inaugural article, we feature former NHL tough guy Tie Domi. Tie Domi played 16 seasons in the National Hockey League...

Nov 2, 2015 9:19 am

Ben Askren discusses fans hating on CM Punk

Phil Brooks, better known as CM Punk has been a magnet for criticism coming from the two worlds of professional wrestling and mixed martial arts. After turning his back on professional wrestling to give a shot at MMA, fans from the WWE will have to wait and see if Punk ever makes it back to...

Nov 2, 2015 6:00 am

Shinya Aoki to face 300+ pound opponent on NYE?

ONE Championship lightweight titleholder Shinya Aoki is scheduled to headline the Rizin Dec. 29 show in Japan, and now is reportedly going to be fighting just two days later on Dec. 31. From Mixed Martial Arts: Now Anotonio Inoki has announced that he will be going head to head with RIZIN on New Years Eve...

Oct 28, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Fans talk about what they think of Conor McGregor

Jonathan Shrager of Mixed Martial Arts caught up with some fans in Ireland during UFC Fight Night 76 and asked them various questions regarding their hometown hero, Conor McGregor. Topics include everything from comparing McGregor to iconic star David Beckham, to if they were longtime MMA fans, or simply fans of McGregor. See what the...

Oct 27, 2015 10:14 am

WATCH! This NBA all-star cross trains MMA with Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin linked up with UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone for some cross training. The two stars mixed up Griffin’s typical NBA workout regiment with “Cowboy” introducing the 6-foot-10 all-star to some grappling and striking. “In basketball, there’s a lot of pushing, grabbing and shoving going on that nobody else sees,” Griffin...

Oct 26, 2015 8:40 am

Reebok executive responds to Brendan Schaub’s criticisms

Former UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub has made his opinion known on the Reebok deal that was struck with the UFC, ultimately retiring from the sport of mixed martial arts with the Reebok sponsorship playing a big part in his decision. Reebok senior director of combat training Michael Lunardelli spoke with the MMA Hour last week...

Oct 26, 2015 6:00 am

Rizin FF heavyweight tournament gets a new champion entrant

Rizin Fighting Federation made a major splash in the mixed martial arts community before they even ran a show when they announced the signing of PRIDE legend Fedor Emelianenko. While fans had hoped “The Last Emperor” would be squaring off in the octagon next, he will be testing his might against an unnamed opponent on...

Oct 25, 2015 3:14 pm

WATCH! Ronda Rousey gets the world ready for NFL on FOX

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey has been training for her upcoming title defense against Holly Holm set to take place at “UFC 193” in November. The two are currently in the middle of their training camps for the Melbourne, Australia clash, but that doesn’t stop “Rowdy” from fulfilling her champion-duties of media appearances! Rousey...

Oct 25, 2015 2:27 pm

Fedor Emelianenko dodges 2.5 million dollar question

Fedor Emelianenko shocked the mixed martial arts world when he announced his return to the sport earlier this year. The possibility of diehard fans finally getting the chance to see “The Last Emperor” in the world-famous octagon was exciting, but their hopes were crushed when he announced his signing with a new Japanese based promotion,...

Oct 25, 2015 1:45 am

WWE Hell in a Cell Results: Lesnar takes Undertaker down in final matchup

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar made his return to the world of professional wrestling years in 2012 after he was forced out of mixed martial arts due to diverticulitis. The crippling disease forced Lesnar to fight nowhere near his full capabilities in the octagon and ultimately forced him out of the sport after Alistair...

Oct 25, 2015 1:00 am

WOAH! Fighter does 360-degree faceplant after getting KOd!

Mainstream mixed martial arts finally made its return to airwaves this weekend when Bellator and Ultimate Fighting Championship gave fight-fans something to watch. Their temporary absence allowed smaller organizations to take center stage, though, leading to videos like this one surfacing! Virginia Cagefighting gave us one of the most dramatic knockouts of the month when...