2158 Search Results for STRIKEFORCE

Mar 15, 2012 1:00 pm

Roger Gracie Latest To Join Black House Roster | Moving To Middleweight

More than a month has passed since we first reported the story that Roger Gracie would be moving down a weight class, train with Anderson Silva and move to the UFC. Shortly after our initial report UFC president Dana White denied the Strikeforce acquisition. As it turns out, as reported this afternoon by Ariel Helwani,...

Mar 15, 2012 11:33 am

Cesar Gracie Wants UFC Fighter For Gilbert Melendez | Still Prefers Penn Or Pettis

“Melendez’s situation is complex right now. We still don’t have an opponent, date or place set. They said he could fight in San Jose but it’ll probably change. They mentioned Josh Thomson but then said it was not going to happen. It depends on the relationship between Dana White (UFC president) and Showtime (TV channel...

Mar 15, 2012 11:24 am

Photo Gallery | Miesha Tate Shows Off Her Arm That Was Nearly Broken

Former Strikeforce bantamweight champion, Miesha Tate, suffered one of the most brutal submission defeats in MMA history just a few short weeks ago. Ronda Rousey was able to capture Strikeforce gold by bending Tate’s arm in half via her famed armbar in the very first round. Many thought it was broken, it looked broken but...

Mar 15, 2012 9:06 am

UFC VETERAN EUGENE “THE WOLF” JACKSON SEES HIS LEGACY LIVE ON IN HIS SONS

As mixed martial arts nears its twenty-year anniversary here in the United States, MMA fans are starting to see second generation competitors enter the ranks of fighters. Right here in the Bay Area, two young fighters are continuing their father’s legacy as they prepare for their likely eventual pro fight debuts. Their quest will continue...


Mar 14, 2012 2:33 pm

“King Mo” Heads To Vegas For NSAC Hearing On March 27

There’s an old saying that reminds us, ‘out of site out of mind’, but some things don’t go away that easily. For former Strikeforce light-heavyweight champion, Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal, he must now face the music from his failed drug screening for Performance Enhancing Drugs (PED’s) following his most recent professional contest. The former champ...

Mar 14, 2012 9:41 am

International Scene | Hayes Predicts First Round KO At Cage Warriors 4

MIKE ‘300’ HAYES believes he’ll stop Andreas Kraniotakes in the first round of their bout at Fight Night 4 on Friday to take the vacant CWFC heavyweight title. The pair clash in the main event at the Dubai World Trade Centre on another stacked card that features eight professional bouts, which will be preceded by...

Mar 13, 2012 4:09 pm

Anthony Pettis Contemplating Drop In Weight To Challenge Jose Aldo

“I spoke to Anthony’s manager just a few hours ago and he told me that he was really disappointed, but he respects the decision. He would consider going down to 145 to fight Aldo. This is definitely something to monitor.” While on the UFC on FUEL TV “UFC Tonight” program, Fuel reporter, Ariel Helwani, divulged...

Mar 13, 2012 12:59 pm

Ronda Rousey Responds To Tate | She’s Dumb If She Thinks She Was Winning

“I don’t think there’s any way she could argue that she was winning that fight at all. If you just look at the striking stats, I landed 43 strikes and she landed 11. If you look at the actual damage, she was bruised up on her leg and her face, not to mention her arm....

Mar 13, 2012 9:39 am

Miesha Tate Thinks She Was Winning Before Submission | Wants Rousey Rematch

“I, personally, would love the opportunity to have a rematch. I think at a high level, it takes one mistake. Anyone can make a mistake at any moment and someone’s able to capitalize on that. I don’t feel that Ronda proved anything other than what she’s already (proved) — that she has one thing that...

Mar 12, 2012 8:35 am

MMA NEWS | Luke Rockhold Excited To Defend Title Against Tim Kennedy

“I’m excited about the fight with Kennedy. I think he’s highly underrated, very tough dude, he poses a lot of challenges. I’ll be ready. It looks like it’s finally going to happen. I’ve been waiting for that one for a long time, and I’m excited. I’m getting on my wrestling, I was wrestling yesterday. Wrestling’s...

Mar 8, 2012 1:30 pm

MMA NEWS | Fight Photo Of The Week | The Submission Of Tate

Strikeforce bantamweight champion,Ronda Rousey, made the world cringe last weekend when she snapped Miesha Tate‘s arm in two to win the Strikeforce title. Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey (News), Strikeforce

Mar 7, 2012 12:38 pm

Roy Nelson vs. Antonio Silva Slated For UFC 146

A heavyweight fight featuring Roy “Big Country” Nelson, and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, has been agreed to for UFC 146. UFC officials made the announcement today via their Twitter account. Roy Nelson is coming off a unanimous decision loss to former Strikeforce heavyweight, Fabricio Werdum at UFC 143. The loss put Nelson’s octagon record at 3-3, so...

Mar 7, 2012 12:19 pm

Fedor Wants In The UFC

“I can tell you the timing of my next bout right now,” said Emelianenko. “It’s going to be June or July.” Fedor further stated, “Of course, I want to compete at home, in front of my countrymen,” “But at the moment, the strongest and most respected MMA organization is situated in America. It’s the UFC....

Mar 6, 2012 1:59 pm

Overeem vs. JDS Heavyweight Title Fight Official For UFC 146 In May

We announced this a month ago, but the UFC has now confirmed our rumor as fact. Junior Dos Santos finally has a date penned for his first UFC title defense against Alistair Overeem. UFC officials announced the bout as official just moments ago. UFC 146 is set to go down on May 26 at Las...

Mar 6, 2012 1:19 pm

Dana White | Ronda Rousey Is Going To Be A Huge Star

“I’ve been saying for a long time about the women’s division, there aren’t enough women to create a division. But every once in a while you’re going to have the fighters to create these one-off fights. That happened last Saturday night. Ronda Rousey is going to be a big star.” UFC president Dana White told...

Mar 5, 2012 11:29 am

Barnett vs. Cormier Grand-Prix Finale Set For May 19

After being put off for the past several months due to an injured finalist, the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand-Prix Finale now has a date for its conclusion. Finalists Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier have agreed to face off in the tournament finals on May 19, live on Showtime. Strikeforce officials announced the pairing during last Saturday’s...

Mar 4, 2012 10:45 am

VIDEO & Arm Break Photo Gallery | Miesha Tate vs. Ronda Rousey Fight Highlight

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” has come and gone. In the end it was Ronda Rousey who took out the champ, Miesha Tateand proved why she is the number one female bantamweight in the world. Want to see some different more in-depth angles of the arm break? Head to page 2. If you missed the event...

Mar 3, 2012 10:42 pm

Video | Ronda Rousey Post Victory Interview

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” has come and gone. In the end it was Ronda Rousey who took out the champ, Miesha Tate and proved why she is the number one female bantamweight in the world. Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey (News), Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey