493 Search Results for retired

Sep 12, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! Herschel Walker: ‘Martial Arts Has Always Been My First Love’

Two time NFL pro bowler Herschel Walker made a run in pro MMA and had some success. In this new interview, seen below, Walker, who’s now retired from MMA, says martial arts has always been his first love. Walker also talked about a potential return to the cage. Check it out! ‘Heisman winner and former...

Sep 8, 2015 5:21 pm

ODDS! Floyd Mayweather Is Massive Favorite Going Into Berto Fight

  Here’s a shocker, Floyd Mayweather is a huge favorite over Andre Berto going into their fight on Saturday. The undefeated boxer claims this will in fact be his final fight and once again he goes into a fight as the favorite. The margin of odds are extreme, which probably have a lot to do...

Sep 4, 2015 6:57 am

Arlovski still has fire in his eyes, wants to be champion again!

Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski (24-10 MMA) almost retired from the sport of mixed martial arts back in 2011, this after suffering a knockout loss to Sergei Kharitonov which at the time marked his fourth setback in a row. Since then, “The Pit Bull” has gone 9-1 with 1 no-contest, including back-to-back first-round knockout victories in...

Sep 4, 2015 5:07 am

Forrest Griffin: ‘I Could Turn NBA Players Into MMA Pros In A Week’

Retired UFC fighter and cast member of TUF 1, Forrest Griffin recently spent some time with NBA players from the Detroit Pistons and apparently he’s so confident in his teaching skills that he says he could turn them in to MMA pros in just a week. The basketball team journeyed to Las Vegas and went...

Sep 3, 2015 4:24 pm

Big Nog Credits Fedor As Being Biggest Challenge Of His Career

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira aka Big Nog has retired from MMA and will now work for the UFC as their Brazilian Ambassador. There’s no denying the heavyweights legendary career. He’s fought the best of the best, including Fedor Emelianenko, not once, not twice, but three times. The larger Nogueira brother recently talked to MMAJunkie Radio and...

Sep 3, 2015 12:01 am

Just In Case You Were Wondering……..

Is Conor McGregor slowly morphing into MMA’s version of Floyd Mayweather? The UFC interim featherweight champ seems to be taking things further and further in that direction. The guy’s always talked a big game, that’s for sure, but now he’s starting to be overly flashy too. Hey, whatever floats your boat, and if you’ve got...

Sep 2, 2015 7:40 am

‘Fedor Has Not Signed With The UFC’

  Don’t run into the streets screaming with joy just yet fight fans. MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko has not signed with the UFC, yet. There was a report that surfaced yesterday, from Combat Press, that stated Fedor had indeed signed with the UFC and was currently in the process of booking an opponent. Awesome right?...

Aug 30, 2015 1:28 am

WATCH! Mayweather laughs as MMA fighter employee gets KOd in boxing ring

The undefeated king of professional boxing is set to make his return to pay-per-view when he squares off with Andre Berto in what is expected to be “Money’s” final fight. The bout is set to take place on September 12, 2015. Go behind the scenes of both fighters’ training camps by watching the following episode...

Aug 26, 2015 6:18 pm

Mark Munoz Is Happy With Retirement, Has ‘No Itch To Come Back’

Were you wondering if retired UFC middleweight Mark Munoz was thinking about a come back? Well according to the fighter, the answer is no. Munoz last fought on May 16 and then retired, leaving his gloves in the octagon, and said in a recent blog post for The Players Tribune that he has no intentions...

Aug 23, 2015 9:47 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Bonus Report: Cote and 3 others take home $50K

“UFC Fight Night 74” is in the books and Max Holloway has added ANOTHER win to his already impressive streak. Patrick Cote and Josh Burkman brought the crowd to their feet with their fight of the night performance and both earned an extra check because of it. Check out the full bonus report below! Fight...

Aug 21, 2015 3:14 pm

Cung Le: ‘Dana White Tried To ‘Strong Arm’ Me Into Admitting PED Use’

Things between retired MMA fighter Cung Le and the UFC aren’t very good. Le is a plaintiff in the class action anti-trust lawsuit against Zuffa and recently spoke with fellow plaintiff Nate Quarry on a podcast and detailed the final year with the UFC and how things got really bad. Here’s Le talking about the...

Aug 18, 2015 12:44 am

Chris Leben Takes The Plunge — Jumps Off Cliff With Babe In Thong

Retired UFC middleweight Chris ‘The Crippler’ Leben is known for his vicious striking and KO power. He’s also been known for his wild out of the octagon antics, like those portrayed on TUF 1. He’s a fan favorite and even though he’s not in the cage anymore, he’s still a major name in the MMA...

Aug 14, 2015 4:44 pm

Chael Sonnen Hints That He Wants Anderson Silva Rematch

Is former UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen hinting that he wants a third fight with Anderson Silva? The ‘OG’ himself sent out a very cryptic Tweet on Thursday with the message ‘#oneMoreTime’. So what does this have to do with Silva. Well the tweet was sent out very shortly after Silva’s highly publicized hearing with the...

Aug 12, 2015 8:39 am

Coach: ‘Fedor’s Return Is Serious, Has Greater Potential Than Before’

The man, the myth, the legend Fedor Emelianenko still has everyone wondering where he’ll end up. A lot of talk has been going around about him ‘talking’ with the UFC and a potential match up with champion Fabricio Werdum, who beat Fedor. None of that is confirmed or even hinted at being confirmed yet, but...

Aug 7, 2015 2:41 pm

ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

Following his historic two-division two-time championship UFC career, BJ “The Prodigy” Penn was recently awarded the sports biggest honor, a UFC Hall-Of-Fame induction. On July 11, 2015 Penn was inducted into the UFC’s Modern Era wing for his contributions to the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. Having made his professional Mixed Martial Arts debut at...

Aug 6, 2015 10:13 am

Alistair Overeem Puts GLORY On Blast For Financial Issues

“No. And I will explain why: Because there are no good big promotions. The only big promotion is Glory, and Glory is struggling financially. It’s not what it once used to be with K-1.” “The problem is: there is no heavyweight division”, he says. “It’s only Rico. Because everybody else quit or is retired or...

Aug 5, 2015 7:27 am

Chris Leben Pleads Guilty To Felony Weapon Charge

Retired UFC fighter and TUF 1 alumni Chris Leben pleaded guilty to three charges on Monday, according to NBC San Diego. At his arraignment, Christian Leben, 35, admitted to felony possession of an assault weapon, misdemeanor vandalism and misdemeanor violation of a temporary restraining order.- via NBC San Diego.  Leben, also known as “The Crippler” in...

Jul 29, 2015 11:37 am

Fedor: ‘I Want A Rematch With Werdum’

We might not know when or where Fedor Emelianenko will be fighting upon his return to MMA, but at least we now know who he wants to fight. Recently, Fedor went on a youth forum and did a Q&A. One fan asked who he wanted to fight in his first bout back after three years....

Jul 27, 2015 5:48 pm

There May Be Charges Against Leben, But Domestic Violence Is Not One Of Them

Domestic violence in mixed martial arts has become a hot-button topic since HBO’s “Real Sports” did a feature on the issue. While some athletes, men and women, from different sports backgrounds do have a past with domestic violence, former UFC fighter Chris Leben is NOT part of that group. The “Ultimate Fighter” alumni was arrested in...

Jul 26, 2015 7:06 am

Chris Leben Speaks Out About Recent Arrest

Retired UFC fighter and “The Ultimate Fighter’s” original bad boy had another run in with the law this past week, but he claims everything is not as it seems. It was reported that Leben was arrested in late July for a laundry list of charges. “The Crippler” has taken to Twitter, not so much to...