826 Search Results for alpha male

May 8, 2016 11:10 am

Graphic Video | Josh Emmett’s broken finger from UFC Fight Night 87

Josh Emmett remained undefeated by picking up a decision victory over Jon Tuck at today’s UFC Fight Night 87 event in Rotterdam. Emmett had a strong opening two rounds as he was able to ‘slip and rip’ shots on his lightweight opponent. However, the Team Alpha male product was very tentative in the fight’s final...

May 6, 2016 7:44 am

VIDEO | Urijah Faber spars Master Thong, who mimics Dominick Cruz

Urijah Faber is currently gearing up for his trilogy fight against Dominick Cruz on June 4th in Inglewood California at UFC 199. Faber will look to close out his rivalry with the UFC bantamweight champion almost 10 years after it started back in the WEC days. Ahead of the fight, a clip has emerged of...

Apr 26, 2016 9:09 am

Dominick Cruz blasts “scumbag” Urijah Faber

Ahead of Dominick Cruz’s UFC 199 title defense against his nemesis, Urijah Faber, Cruz had some choice words for his rival. After TJ Dillashaw left Team Alpha Male last year, things were understandably tense between Faber and Dillashaw given the fact that Faber was Dillashaw’s mentor at one point in time. Things turned from bad...

Apr 18, 2016 3:10 pm

PHOTO | Fans spotlight this Nate Diaz Anthony Pettis hybrid fighter

While Nate Diaz and Anthony Pettis may not be the most fond of one another, both of the UFC stars are major fan favorites. Some fans have recently highlighted a Team Alpha Male fighter that strangely resembles the two star UFC fighters, Pettis and Diaz. Erick Sanchez-Gomez is a featherweight fighter with Team Alpha Male...


Mar 22, 2016 9:07 am

Duane Ludwig reacts to news of Urijah Faber vs. Dominick Cruz III

Several years ago Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig was brought in as the striking coach at Team Alpha Male. Unfortunately, things didn’t work out between Ludwig and TAM owner Urijah Faber. Ludwig left and opened the ‘Bang Muay Thai HQ’ in Broomfield Colorado, and T.J. Dillashaw began spending part of his training camps training with the striking...

Mar 22, 2016 8:49 am

T.J. Dillashaw sides with Urijah Faber against Dominick Cruz at UFC 199

T.J. Dillashaw may no longer be allowed to step foot inside Urijah Faber’s Team Alpha Male in Sacramento California, however that won’t stop him from cheering for former mentor Urijah Faber when ‘The California Kid’ steps foot in the Octagon at UFC 199 to fight Dominick Cruz for the bantamweight championship. The fight will be...

Mar 22, 2016 8:23 am

Urijah Faber: I tried to warn Conor McGregor

MMA veteran Urijah Faber has been competing professionally in mixed martial arts for 13 years, and has competed in 41 bouts as a professional fighter. In addition, Faber is the founder of Sacramento’s “Team Alpha Male”. When Faber was coaching opposite Conor McGregor on season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter, he tried to warn the...

Feb 17, 2016 1:00 pm

Take a ride with Paige “PVZ” VanZant: Cruising to Practice

Team rides to jits 👊🏻 #myfamily A video posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Feb 16, 2016 at 4:39pm PST Just another day for Paige “12 Gauge” VanZant heading to jits practice on her bike. The strawweight prospect is looking to bounce back after her loss last December against “Thug Rose” Namajunas. Check out the...

Feb 11, 2016 10:45 am

Chad Mendes: ‘We don’t have to hate each other, we can all still be friends’

Veteran UFC featherweight Chad Mendes has been in the middle of the drama unfolding between Team Alpha Male star Urijah Faber and former teammates T.J. Dillashaw and Duane Ludwig. Mendes who is on good terms with both sides is sticking with Faber at Team Alpha Male but says that everything has been blown way out...

Feb 10, 2016 1:29 am

Urijah Faber planning to retire at the top as UFC champion?

Is Urijah Faber’s career coming to an end soon? Faber’s Team Alpha Male teammate Cody Garbrandt seems to think that it might be the case, with “The California Kid” taking a bow at the top of the game. Garbrandt spoke on the Submission Radio show about his mentor’s future in fighting (transcribed by Bloody Elbow):...

Feb 9, 2016 9:58 am

Cody Garbrandt on Joseph Benavidez and Lance Palmer: They are training with ‘the enemy’

More of Team Alpha Male has been training with the Elevation Fight Team in Colorado after T.J. Dillashaw jumped ship. The members of Team Alpha male including Dillashaw basically had to choose sides between coaches Urijah Faber and Duane Ludwig after their falling out. Team Alpha Male fighter Cody Garbrandt spoke with Submission Radio recently...

Jan 26, 2016 10:18 am

Pic This: Urijah Faber displays ‘Mythical Chin’

Just chilling with my folks! @paigevanzantufc @chadmendes @ufc A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Jan 25, 2016 at 9:37pm PST We all like to play with photoshop once in a while but Urijah Faber’s Team Alpha Male must be feeling strong with his chances being next in line to face Cruz for his...

Jan 24, 2016 11:01 am

Video Interview: Paige VanZant Says it was ‘Awesome’ to Be Covered in Blood

Ariel Helwani gets an interview in with UFC strawweight sensation Paige VanZant after over a month since her fight against Rose Namajunas, VanZant goes over what went wrong in her fight. VanZant is looking to get back into the octagon and talks about her training plans with dividing time in Nevada with family while doing...

Jan 15, 2016 6:12 pm

Faber sending TAM teammate to coach Dillashaw against Cruz

While Urijah Faber and TJ Dillashaw certainly aren’t on the best of terms following Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male, it’s extremely surprising that Faber is sending someone from Team Alpha Male to assist Dillashaw’s cornermen. Justin Buchholz will be in Dillashaw’s corner along with Duane Ludwig and several coaches from the Elevation Fight Team....

Jan 10, 2016 9:11 am

Quick Clip: Paige Vanzant – Singing to Bieber?

Paige VanZant of Team Alpha Male is looks to be in good spirits as she sings along to Justin Bieber while cruising down the street in the back seat. “12 Gauge” was last seen headlining Fight Night 80 putting on a gutsy performance as she displayed the heart of a fighter that belongs in the...

Jan 1, 2016 6:34 am

MUST SEE! TJ Dillashaw goes cliff diving

Cliff diving into the Pacific is a kickass way to spend a day! #WithThisNOSIWill #Sponsored pic.twitter.com/kXJjZF6mjJ — Randy Couture (@Randy_Couture) January 1, 2016 While the split from Team Alpha Male has been anything but peaceful for UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, the champ appears to be enjoying himself quite a bit in this video. Dillashaw...

Dec 24, 2015 3:58 pm

Is Dominick Cruz taking lessons from Conor McGregor?

Fighters can take note of Conor McGregor’s success in the UFC as one of the most popular fighters in the organization. The featherweight champion’s loud persona has caught the attention of fans as well as fighters in the UFC. Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz may be learning from McGregor and his success by trying...

Dec 10, 2015 8:57 am

Faber opens up on issues with Dillashaw

The T.J. Dillashaw-Team Alpha Male fallout has been an extremely public one that has seen verbal shots fired from both sides since Dillashaw departed the team to train with Duane Ludwig and Elevation Fight Team in Colorado. Now, Urijah Faber has opened up a bit about how T.J. Dillashaw’s overaggressiveness may have contributed to some...

Nov 30, 2015 6:51 pm

“12 Gauge” Ready to Engage: “I’m excited for this matchup!”

  Paige”12 Gauge” VanZant has her sights aimed on the her next competitor “Thug” Rose Namajunas. With under two weeks left until fight night, VanZant is upbeat, positive and composed for the young rising star. VanZant interviews with MMAjunkie. “I listen to the UFC, I listen to my managers and I let the cards unfold,”...

Nov 23, 2015 5:58 am

WATCH! Fili lands devastating head kick to drop Benitez at UFC FN 78

Andre Fili walked out of the octagon with another win to his name and by the time UFC Fight Night 78 was all wrapped up, an extra $50,000 as well! Viewers tuned into FS1 for the preliminary portion of the card and they were welcomed by an amazing performance by the Team Alpha Male standout....

Nov 22, 2015 9:11 am

UFC Fight Night 78 Bonus Report: 4 fighters take home extra $50,000

UFC Fight Night 78 has come and gone and the bonuses are in! During the post-fight press conference, it was announced that Neil Magny, Kelvin Gastelum, Polo Reyes and Andre Fili would all receive an extra $50,000 for their performances on Saturday evening! Performance of the Night: Andre “Touchy” Fili The Team Alpha Male standout...

Nov 12, 2015 2:00 pm

The Man Whose Hands Are “Deadly Weapons” In the Lone Star State: A Cautionary Tale

By Erik Magraken and Michael Martin There is an old and amusing myth, perhaps originating from tacky ads in comic books and martial arts magazines, that trained martial artists must register their hands with local authorities as deadly weapons. The truth is there is no such regulatory requirement in North America. You’d have to go...

Nov 6, 2015 7:32 am

Danny Castillo “lost a ton of respect” for McGregor on TUF

Conor McGregor’s on-screen persona has certainly been a breath of fresh air on the set of The Ultimate Fighter season 22, however it’s his off-screen actions that caught the attention of Team Alpha Male member Danny ‘Last Call’ Castillo. He spoke on TUF Talk on Fox Sports 1 this past week to explain why he...