3123 Search Results for rematch

Dec 2, 2015 8:51 am

Jones answers ‘The Question’ ahead of inevitable DC rematch

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier currently don’t have a date set for their rematch, however a rematch between the two is inevitable. Ahead of their fight being booked, ‘Bones’ has been posting videos of himself breaking personal record after personal record in the weight room. This has raised the question of ‘what will happen to...

Nov 22, 2015 8:17 am

UFC middleweight is against Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort rematch

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s middleweight division is about to receive a major shakeup if all the stars align correctly. Anderson Silva’s return to the octagon may be against Vitor Belfort at UFC 197, according to a recent report. Belfort currently ranks in the top-five of the weight class and a loss to Silva could cause...

Nov 21, 2015 8:04 am

Holm breaks silence on Rousey rematch

Since Holly Holm dominated Ronda Rousey last Saturday at UFC 193, there has been much talk of a potential rematch. While some believe that an immediate rematch makes no sense because Holm’s win was so one-sided, others believe that Rousey deserves a rematch because of her dominance up until this point. Newly crowned UFC women’s...

Nov 19, 2015 9:32 am

Sonnen predicts the outcome of Holly Holm vs Ronda Rousey rematch

Chael Sonnen knows all about the art of selling fights. The former UFC title contender spoke with ESPN radio on Wednesday about the future of the UFC after one of their biggest stars in Ronda Rousey lost the title to Holly Holm (transcribed by MMA Fighting): “When Dana White, our president, sinks his teeth into this and...


Nov 18, 2015 11:15 am

UFC champ advises Ronda Rousey take ‘a year or so’ to prepare for Holly Holm rematch

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has already stated that former UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has some holes in her game to work on. With Rousey’s announced plans to take time off, her planned six-month break from fighting won’t be enough to prepare her for a rematch with Holm, according to Cormier who spoke...

Nov 17, 2015 7:53 am

‘Cyborg’ still wants Rousey after Holm rematch: ‘I think Holm wins again’

At the UFC 193 post-fight press conference UFC President Dana White stated that Holly Holm’s KO win over Ronda Rousey certainly shook up the UFC women’s bantamweight division. In addition, a potential superfight with Cris Cyborg certainly had lost some of its hype. While Rousey has stated that despite the brutal KO loss she will...

Nov 16, 2015 8:19 am

Ronda Rousey opens up as slight betting favorite over Holly Holm in rematch

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey are likely going to square off again in an immediate rematch of their “UFC 193” bout. Holm took the world by surprise when she picked Rousey apart in the opening round before brutally knocking her out with a headkick in the second. Bookies never gave Holm...

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 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 4, 2015 3:52 pm

Cormier talks UFC 192 buy-rate, predicts Jones rematch

Last week a report surfaced that stated that UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson bombed in PPV sales. UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier spoke to MMAJunkie Radio to reveal that UFC 192 did “less than 300,000.” When asked how a potential rematch with arguable pound for pound king Jon Jones would do, Cormier had a...

Nov 3, 2015 9:49 am

Matt Serra still down for a rematch with ‘fake ass hall monitor’ Matt Hughes

Over 6 years have passed, and Matt Serra still can’t get over not getting the best of Matt Hughes in their “Fight of the Night” at UFC 98. Serra spoke with UFC commentators Jon Anik and Kenny Florian about his grudge with the UFC Hall of Famer (transrcribed by MMA Fighting): “I can’t stand that...

Nov 2, 2015 11:43 pm

Werdum open to rematch with Fedor but does not see Emelianenko coming to the UFC

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum appeared on the MMA Hour and spoke with Ariel Helwani on a potential rematch with heavyweight great, Fedor Emelianenko. Werdum said that he does not see the Russian fighting in the UFC any time soon, probably tied with a two or three year contract with Rizin. “He deserved a fight...

Oct 27, 2015 9:46 am

Jones’ manager: DC rematch will be on our terms

Jon Jones was recently reinstated by the UFC, and has reportedly never been more focused. With that being said, a rematch with current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is on everyone’s mind. The only obstacle to that is that DC is currently looking to sit out for a while and rest up for the...

Oct 24, 2015 3:33 pm

Hendo wants Silva rematch, Jones bout for last 2 UFC Fights

Dan Henderson is currently gearing up for his UFC FN 77 trilogy bout against Vitor Belfort on November 7th, however that hasn’t stopped Hendo from thinking about the two fights that will be left on his UFC contract after his fight with Belfort. Hendo made an appearance on Inside MMA to discuss the fight with...

Oct 24, 2015 7:55 am

Holloway wants McGregor rematch at “that little soccer field”

Since dropping a unanimous decision to Conor McGregor back in 2013 Max Holloway has gone on a 7-fight win streak that includes 6 finishes, one of which came against Cub Swanson. Since McGregor won the bout, he has picked up another 4 wins and claimed the UFC interim featherweight championship. Yesterday, at the ‘UFC Fight...

Oct 18, 2015 6:11 pm

Conor McGregor would lose ‘just as quickly’ in a rematch, Joe Duffy believes

Joe Duffy made headlines with the moment his signing with the Ultimate Fighting Championship was announced. It isn’t rare to see a new UFC signee gain momentum before he ever steps foot in the octagon as long as their record or highlight reel is impressive, and Duffy’s surely is. “Irish Joe” possesses a victory over...

Oct 9, 2015 6:54 am

BOXING BEAT: Pacquiao’s Promoter Shuts Down Mayweather Rematch Talk

On Thursday a report came out stating that Manny Pacquiao said he was in talks with Floyd Mayweather Jr. about doing a rematch. Of course that spread like wildfire and had everyone wondering if the impossible could actually happen again and these two would step back in the ring together. However, a few things to...

Oct 4, 2015 6:37 pm

Ryan Bader eyeing title shot or rematch with Glover Teixeira after 5 straight wins

Ryan “Darth” Bader has his eye on the prize after defeating former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Rashad Evans in decisive fashion at “UFC 192”. While Bader gathered a twelve fight win streak before suffering his first loss to Jon Jones at UFC 126, the five fight win streak he is riding right now may be...

Oct 2, 2015 3:26 pm

Cain Velasquez On Werdum Rematch: ‘We’re Hearing March, In Brazil’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez took part in a fan Q&A prior to today’s UFC 192 weigh-ins in Houston, where he revealed that his rematch with Fabricio Werdum is being targeted for a March event in Brazil. “Now we’re hearing March in Brazil, so I’m happy about that,” Velasquez told MMAjunkie. “I’m looking to...

Oct 1, 2015 11:53 am

Werdum Says Velasquez Rematch ‘Will Happen in Brazilian Soccer Stadium’

From the sound of things, it looks like the rematch between UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum and former champ Cain Velasquez will likely take place in Brazil, at a soccer stadium. That’s according to the champ himself, who told MMAFighting that it’s not official yet, but the fight will take place in March and will...

Oct 1, 2015 12:46 am

UFC’s Kyoji Horiguchi Eyes Rematch With DJ: ‘I Want The Belt Soon’

Currently, we don’t know what’s next for UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson. He just recently fought John Dodson in a rematch and dominated him for five rounds to defend his belt. The division seems to be in a little bit of a wait and see phase as far as title challengers go. Just about all...

Sep 27, 2015 12:01 am

Bobby Lashley vs. James Thompson Rematch Set For Bellator 145

Bellator’s heavyweight division is slowly starting to develop into one worth following as the company announced another exciting heavy-fight for Bellator 145. Former WWE Superstar Bobby Lashley will be making his way into the Bellator cage for fourth time when he meets James Thompson at “Bellator 145”. Officials announced the booking on Friday’s broadcast of...

Sep 24, 2015 6:05 am

Frank Mir And Andrei Arlovski Are Both Willing To Do A Rematch

Well the first time it didn’t really go so well, so maybe let’s try it again. UFC heavyweights Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovski met in a highly anticipated scrap back at UFC 191 and boy did it not live up to the hype. Perhaps the anticipation for the fight was too high, especially considering the...

Sep 21, 2015 1:30 pm

Gus: I would rather rematch Jon Jones than fight DC for the title

Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson will be stepping into the octagon to challenge Daniel Cormier for his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship on October 3 at UFC 192. While Gustafsson is excited for another opportunity to grab gold in the octagon, if he was given the choice between fighting for Cormier’s title or a rematch with Jon...

Sep 17, 2015 5:18 am

Ben Askren Rematches Luis Santos at ONE Championship 34

ONE Championship’s Ben Askren and Luis Santos will meet each other in the cage once again. Their first fight ended in a No Contest. Now, they’ll run things back and give it another shot when they face off at ‘ONE Championship 34: Pride of Lions’ which goes down on November 13 in Singapore. The welterweight...

Sep 11, 2015 1:23 pm

Pacquiao Demands A Rematch With Mayweather

Earlier in the week a report came out stating that Floyd Mayweather Jr. used a banned IV the day before his fight with Manny Pacquiao. The report also points to a strange situation where the United States Anti-Doping Agency knew he did it, then allowed him a TUE exemption for it, 20 days after the...

Sep 9, 2015 1:40 pm

Mark Hunt’s ‘Down To Party’ With Fedor Emelianenko In A Rematch

  UFC heavyweight and fan favorite Mark Hunt does pretty well when he rematches fighters and would be down to prove it against Fedor Emelianenko, if he signs with the UFC. Hunt, who will be fighting ‘Bigfoot’ Silva at UFC 193, in Melbourne, Australia, says if the chance to did come up to fight Fedor...