696 Search Results for ufc 144

Aug 5, 2015 7:30 am

UFC Fighters React To Rousimar Palhares Being Stripped Of Title

The World Series of Fighting decided to strip welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares of his belt and suspend him indefinitely. This came after he beat Jake Shields at this past Saturday’s WSOF 22. During the fight he clearly scratched at Shields eyes several times and then held onto the fight winning submission for way to long...

Aug 2, 2015 10:56 am

UFC Eyeing McGregor/Aldo and Rousey/Tate for Cowboys Stadium

If the UFC sticks to the potential plan of putting Conor McGregor, Jose Aldo, Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate on the same card in Texas, they could shatter every record the likes of Brock Lesnar, Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre set. With Bethe Correia out of the picture, Rousey now has her sights set on...

Jul 23, 2015 7:35 am

UFC Fighters React To ‘Stitch’ Duran Getting Fired (PT.2)

UFC fighters came out in hordes to support veteran cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Durn, who was fired from the UFC. Duran insists it was because he spoke out about the Reebok deal, stressing that all the cutman lost all their sponsorship money and had zero input on the new vests they wear. There were so many...


Jul 19, 2015 8:14 am

Michael Bisping Broke GSP’s Record at UFC Fight Night 72

Michael “The Count” Bisping and Thales Leites went the distance on Saturday at “UFC Fight Night 72”. Bisping landed an impressive 115 significant strikes en route to his decision victory which means that he has officially surpassed Georges St. Pierre as the all time leader in significant strikes landed. Georges St. Pierre previously held the...

Jul 12, 2015 6:15 am

UFC Fighters React to Lawler’s Bloody Win Over MacDonald

Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald left it all in the octagon and stole the show with their fight of the year candidate on Saturday night at “UFC 189”. Lawler left the octagon with the gold, but MacDonald’s stock only went up last night after he showed how much heart and determination he had. UFC fighters...

Jul 9, 2015 10:13 am

UFC’s Travis Browne Accused Of Domestic Violence

UFC heavyweight Travis Browne is being accused of domestic abuse by his now ex-girlfreind, Jenna Reneé Webb. Webb took to Instagram to share a photo of several bruises, all over her body. In the caption she wrote: “Probably one of the hardest decisions I’ve ever made was walking away from this life and starting over. I’m...

Jul 9, 2015 9:19 am

Mystic Mac Predicts That He’ll Own The UFC One Day

UFC featherweight and superstar Conor McGregor will fight Chad Mendes for the interim title this Saturday at UFC 189, but the Irishmen has much bigger ambitions in mind. McGregor told Jim Rome that he plans on owning the UFC one day. No really, he said that. “I want to go down as one of the greatest...

Jul 7, 2015 7:29 am

REPORT! UFC Releases 14 Fighters, Including 3 TUF Alumni

The UFC has given the axe to 17 fighters on their roster, according to UFCFIGHTERSiNFO. The list contained 17 fighters, but three of them have already been reported. Below you will find the list of 14 fighters cut. CUT: Lisa Ellis, Jessica Rakoczy, Zhang Lipeng, Luiz Dutra, Josh Sampo, Justin Edwards, Hatsu Hioki, Ryan Jimmo, Robbie...

Jul 5, 2015 7:57 am

UFC Reveals Their Fighter of the Year for 2015… So Far

Several fighters have had a monumental 2015 despite only being six months into the year. With June in the books, Ultimate Fighting Championship have released their unofficial half year awards and it may feature some unexpected names. Joanna Jedrzejczyk topped second-ranked Donald Cerrone in the fighter of the year category and with good reason; She...

Jun 30, 2015 7:25 pm

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo Pulling Out Of UFC 189

UFC president Dana White appeared on ESPN’s Sportscenter with featherweight Conor McGregor to announce that the champion Jose Aldo has officially pulled out of the fight at UFC 189 and that Chad Mendes will now fight McGregor for the interim title. Of course, the MMA world blew up with responses and reactions to the news,...

Jun 30, 2015 7:58 am

Frankie Edgar “Annoyed” With UFC 189 Snub

“I was a little surprised by it. Somebody called and asked if I was willing to step in, so I almost wish they didn’t ask me at all, get my hopes up for nothing. “Not taking anything away from Mendes, obviously he’s a stud and he goes in there, he won his last fight by...

Jun 27, 2015 11:06 am

UFC’s Lee Demonstrates Amazing Skill Underwater––WATCH!

UFC fighter Vaughan Lee gets ready for his fight with Paddy Holohan by working on his underwater striking skills!!! Check out the fighters impressive training below! Repost from www.instagram.com/phukettopteam on Instagram :::#BeLikeWater Vaughan Lee @vaughanlee water conditioning… Posted by Phuket Top Team – MMA Training Camp, Phuket, Thailand on Saturday, June 27, 2015 “The Crippler” Update...

Jun 26, 2015 3:53 pm

UFC 190 Will Feature 7 Main Card Fights, Not 5

UFC 190, featuring a main event between bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and challenger Bethe Correia, will have seven fights on its main card which will air on PPV. That’s two more than the usual five. The last time a main card had more than five fights was UFC 144. The main reason for the addition...

Jun 25, 2015 6:57 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo Still Fighting On Twitter

The UFC released a statement on Jose Aldo’s injury and UFC 189 last night, basically saying that Aldo’s injury is not as bad as reported and still plans on fighting. If for some reason he can’t go, then they have contacted Chad Mendes to be prepared to step in if needed. So, looks like Aldo...

Jun 22, 2015 6:56 am

Former WSOF Champ Aguilar Thinks She’ll Earn Title Shot with UFC 190 Win

Former World Series of Fighting Strawweight Champion Jessica Aguilar will have her opportunity to prove her mettle when she steps into the octagon with Claudia Gadelha at UFC 190. The fight is set to take place in Brazil in August, and Aguilar thinks it could be a possible number-one contender’s bout. Aguilar is certainly the...

Jun 19, 2015 7:30 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk Vs. Penne’ Weigh-In Results

UFC Fight Night 69 goes down tomorrow afternoon in Berlin, Germany. For the first time, a UFC title will be on the line on a UFC Fight Pass event, when strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk takes on challenger Jessica Penne. Also on the card is popular fan favorite Dennis Siver, who faces off against MMA vet...

Jun 15, 2015 3:09 pm

Booking Roundup: Former WSOF Champion Set to Debut at UFC 190

It was a big week for Joe Silva as he worked his matchmaking-magic to create some interesting bouts for the near future. Catch up by checking out this week’s edition of our booking roundup! UFC Fight Night 69 Gets a Fight… Peter Sobotta was originally scheduled to face Sergio Moraes this Saturday, but Moraes was...

Jun 6, 2015 12:52 pm

UFC Fighter Makwan Amirkhani: ‘NY Police Should Take Example From Me’

UFC fighter Makwan Amirkhani, best known for knocking out Andy Ogle with a flying knee just 8 seconds into his debut, has a suggestion for the New York police department. Amirkhani recently appeared on The MMA Hour and talked about a lot things, including a video he posted on Facebook, which shows him apprehending a...

May 31, 2015 7:38 am

Former WSOF Champion Wants Title Shot on UFC Debut

Jessica Aguilar is one of the hottest free agents in the world of mixed martial arts, but she is hoping that will change soon enough with a phone call from the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Aguilar is one of the most dominant women outside of the octagon and she has destroyed whichever opponents World Series of...

May 29, 2015 12:50 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Alves’ Weigh In Results

The fighters of ‘UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Alves’ just stepped on the scale and all fighters successfully made weight for their scheduled bouts. Main Card (FOX Sports 1, 10PM ET) Carlos Condit (170) vs. Thiago Alves (170) Nik Lentz (146) vs. Charles Oliveira (144) KJ Noons (170) vs. Alex Oliveira (170) Francimar Barroso (205)...

May 29, 2015 5:49 am

Erick Silva Confirms $144,000 Annual Loss Due To Reebok Deal

Fighters are still coming forward with stories of financial loss due to the Reebok deal. This time it’s welterweight Erick Silva, who told Globo Esporte that he will be losing around $12,000 a month with the new sponsorships deal. A month! “The UFC changed the way they will pay their fighters with this new Reebok...

May 23, 2015 10:28 pm

UFC Fighters React To Chris Weidman’s Beating Of Vitor Belfort

Chris Weidman finished Vitor Belfort in the first round in a pretty dominant performance! See what other UFC fighters had to say about the champions impressive performance! Obviously we know who jesus likes better! — ike vallie-flagg (@IKEVF) May 24, 2015 @ChrisWeidmanUFC great fight!! My goodness toughness and effort there brother!!! — Shawn Jordan (@savageshawn)...

May 21, 2015 9:50 am

UFC’s Ryan Jimmo: Reebok Deal “Horribly Unbalanced”, UFC Abusive To Fighters

Once the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced their partnership with Reebok, fans and fighters alike were apprehensive to celebrate the deal. When the final details about the payouts were released, some fighters claimed to like the amounts but several fighters spoke out against it claiming they would be losing several thousand dollars in sponsorship money. Some...

May 21, 2015 9:45 am

EEK! Dengue Fever Shakes Up Upcoming UFC Card

Yan Cabral has fallen ill with Dengue Fever and has been forced to pull out of his fight with former Strikeforce fighter KJ Noons at “UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Alves”. Cabral was hoping to his first fight since October 2014 at UFC 179 where he defeated Naoyuki Kotani in the second round. Taking his...

May 21, 2015 9:00 am

Cerrone Slides On Bull Ahead Of UFC 187

This weekend at UFC 187, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone gets to go toe-to-toe with John “The Bull” Makdessi. To prepare for his fight with “The Bull”, Cerrone resorted to his usual wild instincts and jumped the gate to sit down on an actual bull. You can hear his advisors screaming, “NO!” in the background as he...

May 20, 2015 2:59 pm

2 UFC Hall of Fame Inductees Announced for 2015 Class

The first inductees for the new look UFC Hall of Fame have been announced. Jeff Blatnick – a key personality during the UFC’s formative years – and the April 2005 rematch between Matt Hughes and Frank Trigg will be inducted as in this year’s Contributor and Fight categories, respectively. The announcements were made moments ago...