348 Search Results for rivalry

Jul 17, 2015 9:23 am

Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting the fight’

“No, I don’t hate her. I just want to make money, to promote the fight. I dont like speaking bad things. Her style I respect, I dont hate her. I think everything’s professional… For sure, after the fight I can say hi, talk to her, I don’t have any problems with her. Sometimes if you...

Jul 7, 2015 8:46 am

Mendes vs McGregor – Collision Course

‘The rivalry between featherweights Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor heats up as we get closer to UFC 189 this Saturday.’ Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jun 21, 2015 6:16 am

WATCH! “UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor” Extended Preview

Get an extended look at the bitter rivalry that’s played out between UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and Irish superstar Conor McGregor. Also, get a look at the welterweight title showdown between Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 8, 2015 6:38 pm

Alvarez Gives Warning to Melendez: ‘You’re In for a Rude Awakening’

Former Bellator Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez will be making his return to the octagon this weekend at UFC 188. Former Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez will be standing in the corner opposite of Alvarez and the lightweight contest is one fans have wanted to see since they ruled their respective promotions. Alvarez lost his UFC debut...


Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

Pitbull: ‘Kimbo/Shamrock? Title Fights Should Always Headline Events’

Bellator Featherweight Champion Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire will be defending his championship at Bellator 138, however he will only be co-headlining along with Daniel Weichel. Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock’s rivalry will be getting the top-bill on the card as executives believe it will be drawing more eyes to the product. “I see two signs here:...

May 17, 2015 7:46 am

Ronda Who? Miesha Tate: ‘I’ll Fight Cyborg At Catchweight, I’m Not Scared’

It seems the rivalries between Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate and Rousey and Cyborg have now morphed into a big rivalry triangle. During recent Q and A for the UFC, women’s bantamweight fighter Miesha Tate was asked about a potential fight with Cris Cyborg at a catchweight, a women that many think is the only...

May 14, 2015 11:09 am

MOST DOMINANT? Pshhhh… Ronda Didn’t Even Win Olympic Gold

Ronda Rousey was recently named Sports Illustrated’s “most dominant athlete in sports”, but Miesha Tate thinks someone else should have deserved the title. It’s no secret that Miesha Tate and Ronda Rousey don’t get along. Their rivalry started in Strikeforce and was taken to another level when they were coaching against each other on “The...

May 14, 2015 2:07 am

Rousey — ‘Caraway Has Dragged Tate Down’

It’s no secret that Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate don’t get along very well. Rousey and Tate’s rivalry dates back to their Strikeforce days leading up to their championship fight in 2012. As a guest on a recent edition of “The Howard Stern Show“, Rousey explained that one of the main reasons she dislikes Tate...

May 7, 2015 2:06 am

Joseph Duffy Gets One Step Closer to Rematch with McGregor

Joseph Duffy isn’t shying away from the fact that he wants to rematch Conor McGregor to show that his first victory wasn’t a fluke. Duffy is the last man to beat McGregor and an Irish rivalry in a soccer stadium could be the perfect way to settle the score. First, Duffy will have to get...

May 2, 2015 9:06 am

“Suga” Says No Sweet Deals Made To Blackzilian Fighters

The rivalry between Blackzilians and American Top Team is heating up on ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ and that’s because of two reasons: Owners Dan Lambert and Glenn Robinson. ATT owner Dan Lambert has accused Glenn Robinson of essentially stealing talent from his gym to create a super-gym with the Blackzilians. Of course, Robinson denies this and...

May 2, 2015 9:04 am

WWE Boss A Big Fan Of “Amazing” Ronda Rousey

Stephanie McMahon is singing Ronda Rousey’s praises again, but it looks like Rousey’s appearance at Wrestlemania 31 really was just a one-off deal. McMahon was a guest on WWE Network‘s “Talk Is Jericho” and she told Chris Jericho that there are currently no plans to bring Rousey back to the squared circle. “In terms of...

Apr 25, 2015 2:05 am

Nick Diaz Calls Out ‘Frenchie’ GSP — ‘Face Your Fears!’

It is not a secret that Nick Diaz and Georges St. Pierre don’t really like each other. The trash-talk leading into their fight UFC 158 was genuine and their rivalry still stands to this day. Diaz called out St. Pierre again earlier this week after reading that St. Pierre didn’t want to come back to...

Apr 23, 2015 8:00 am

Kimbo Slice: ‘I’ll Bareknuckle Fight Shamrock & Break His Jaw’

Kimbo Slice is getting ready to step into the octagon with UFC veteran Ken Shamrock at Bellator 138. This fight was actually supposed to take place years ago, but Shamrock was forced to pull out of the fight last second which led to a bout change that saw Slice lose for the first time. Slice...

Apr 23, 2015 1:09 am

BEEF! Things Heat Up When TUF Owners Bring Up Wives

The twenty-first season of “The Ultimate Fighter” kicked off tonight and it is a season like no other. Rather than individuals from around the world participate on the show, members of the American Top Team and Blackzilians camps will face off throughout the season leading to the usual “Ultimate Fighter Finale”! Owners Glen Robinson (Blackzilians)...

Apr 18, 2015 8:37 pm

Dana White: ‘Team Alpha Male vs. Nova Uniao For TUF Can Happen’

“I think there are a lot of great rivalries in gyms. This is actually ‘Team vs. Team’. There’s a whole different dynamic to it. There’s a different energy to it. It’s definitely a possibility. We’ll see how it plays out.” Dana White’s statements added some fuel to the fire that is the rivalry between Team...

Apr 16, 2015 2:09 am

BEEF! Cerrone Wears Bear-Beater Shirt And Khabib Responds

Donald Cerrone and Khabib Nurmagomedov aren’t getting along too well. Cerrone and Khabib have been doing at it WELL before the fight was even announced, but now it has evolved into a full-blown rivalry. Just over one week after Nurmagomedov claimed his fifteen minutes in the octagon with Cerrone at UFC 187 would be easy,...

Apr 15, 2015 1:00 am

Schilling — ‘Baroni Fight Does Nothing For My Career’

“He’s just another keyboard warrior that wants to talk sh*t. So I just took it upon myself, since I can’t kick his ass, I’ll just humiliate him on Twitter for two days. I think I did a pretty good job of that. The guy puts his foot in his own mouth. He made himself look...

Apr 14, 2015 5:59 pm

Herrig Knows VanZant Would Have Lost in Round 1 of TUF Tournament

“I think she would have fought Carla (Esparza) and lost. I don’t believe that Paige is the elite of the elite; I don’t believe she is the best of the best… I really believe that any one of those girls in the house would have beat Paige.” The rivalry between Felice Herrig and Paige VanZant...

Apr 14, 2015 9:50 am

Baroni/Schilling to take place in GLORY or MMA Match? Why Not Both?

Joe Schilling and Phil Baroni are verbally sparring on Twitter, but a fight has yet to materialize from their heated rivalry. If they want to settle it by fighting, GLORY is offering a platform for them to battle and with some interesting rules, too. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter: MMAJonny Jon Kirschner spoke with GLORY...

Apr 9, 2015 2:28 am

FOOTAGE! Aldo Training for UFC 189 Bout with McGregor

UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo is getting ready to fight Conor McGregor at UFC 189. Aldo and McGregor recent tour during the UFC World Tour brought their rivalry to a different level. Watch Aldo vent out his frustrations on the pads! Urijah Faber Drops by BJPENN.COM’s “Stud Show Radio” to talk about a fight with...

Mar 28, 2015 1:21 pm

Anderson Silva: ‘Cocky’ fighters like Conor McGregor ‘can’t cross the line’

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been travelling around the world in order to promote his July title fight with “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. The Brazilian standout and brash Irishman have been at each other’s throats for most of the World Tour and will finally get to settle their beef at the UFC 189 pay-per-view...

Mar 26, 2015 1:09 pm

UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 5

On Episode 5 of UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded, UFC President Dana White, featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor make the media rounds in LA. The rivalry between the two fighters gets personal on the set of FOX Sports Live after McGregor helps himself to Aldo’s belt. The day ends with some...

Mar 24, 2015 11:42 am

‘Kimbo vs. Shamrock’ Official Poster Revealed

Two of the most recognizable fighters in combat sports – Kimbo Slice and “The World’s Most Dangerous Man,” Ken Shamrock – will now battle in the Bellator cage on Friday, June 19. “Bellator: Unfinished Business” will air Live and Free on Spike TV from inside St. Louis’ Scottrade Center. On October 4, 2008, a freak...

Mar 23, 2015 11:36 am

UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 1

On Episode 1 of UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded, featherweight champion Jose Aldo has the home court advantage on the trip’s first stop in Rio De Janeiro. But incendiary Irish challenger Conor McGregor makes the city his own, disrespecting the champion at a press conference and riling up the crowd at a local pub....

Mar 20, 2015 10:46 am

Dana White Confirms Ronda Rousey vs Bether Correia As UFC 190 Headliner

Rio’s HSBC Arena will play host to a Ronda Rousey vs. Bethe Correia title fight. UFC President Dana White announced the news at today’s Aldo vs. McGregor press-conference. The UFC bantamweight scrap is set to take place on August 1st. The fight will serve as the UFC 190 main event. Both females bring in undefeated records...

Mar 19, 2015 11:33 am

REPORT: Rousey vs. Correia Targeted For UFC 190 Headliner

The Brazilian media is reporting, as of last night, that the UFC is eyeing a Ronda Rousey vs. Bethe Correia title fight headliner for the upcoming UFC 190 event slated for Aug. 1, in Rio. Though not official, sources close to the situation indicate that this fight is nearly booked. Both females bring in undefeated...