363 Search Results for rivalry

Oct 11, 2015 6:56 am

Makwan Amirkhani wants ‘scared’ Mike Wilkinson next

Makwan Amirkhani may only be two fights into his UFC career, but he has already made a major impact in the octagon. The Finnish fighter only needed one minute and forty-nine seconds to dispose of both of his opponent’s so far in 2015 and he is ready to make a return to the cage since...

Sep 27, 2015 1:57 am

WATCH! Faber and Team Alpha Male watch Dillashaw dominate Barao!

Conor McGregor is trying his best to start an in-camp rivalry between UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw and “The California Kid” Urijah Faber, but it looks like all is well in Team Alpha Male! The coaches from Team Faber show up to treat the guys in the house to a night watching FOX UFC Fight...

Sep 21, 2015 9:24 pm

Urijah Faber blasts “Bang” Ludwig for bullying

The hushed rivalry between UFC fighter Urijah Faber and former Team Alpha Male head coach Duane “Bang” Ludwig isn’t so behind the scenes, anymore. “Bang” Ludwig served as the head coach for the California-based gym and coached several of the team’s top stars from December 2012 to May 2014 before the split occurred. At first,...

Sep 16, 2015 2:20 pm

After Cruz, Dillashaw Wants Super Fight With ‘Mighty Mouse’

UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw is set to face off with former champ Dominick Cruz in January, a highly anticipated fight that’s been a longtime in the making. There’s plenty of story with this fight, especially with Cruz’s rivalry with Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber, Dillashaw’s teammate. Plus all the talk about Dillashaw having a...

Sep 10, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! McGregor And Faber Embrace In Most Awkward Hug Ever

  One of the stranger parts of Wednesday night’s TUF premiere was the awkward hug between coaches Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber. They seem to have a pretty light heated rivalry, not taking each other too seriously. Which is actually refreshing in a lot of ways. It’s more humorous and feels a lot more real...

Sep 7, 2015 9:57 am

Rousey: ‘It’s Kind Of Nice’ Not Having Beef With Holly Holm

  UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is coming off of a 34 second KO over Bethe Correia, in a fight Rousey called personal. Correia did her best to hype the fight going so far as to make comments that made light of suicide. Rousey’s father took his own life when she was young. The two...

Aug 31, 2015 5:14 pm

“Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber” Cast Revealed

The contestants for the twenty-second season of “The Ultimate Fighter” have been announced and there are some big names in the mix! Thirty-two UFC hopefuls, sixteen Americans and sixteen Europeans, will duke it out in the octagon for the right to stay in the Ultimate Fighter House. The Europeans will be led by Dublin’s own...

Aug 30, 2015 8:01 pm

BEEF! Dillashaw and Cruz go at it on Twitter!

Dominick Cruz is the challenger who never truly lost his championship. The bantamweight tore through his competition in World Extreme Cagefighting before before graduating to the octagon where he handily defeated Urijah Faber in his debut fight. “The Domin8r” would defend his championship one last time against Demetrious Johnson before getting stripped due to inactivity...

Aug 21, 2015 3:15 pm

Dana White: ‘Rousey vs. Holm’ More Intriguing Than Tate 3

UFC president Dana White has come out and answered the question a lot of people have been wondering since early this morning. What happened to Miesha Tate? Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey went on ‘Good Morning America’ and announced that she will be fighting Holly Holm at UFC 195, which will take place on Jan. 2...

Aug 14, 2015 10:36 am

They’re Baaack! — More Story Time With BJ Penn And Matt Hughes

[ooyala code=”BjN2pzdjrX9puGJmrGvXg_dguob56ubM” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”960″ height=”540″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Back by popular demand, BJ Penn and Matt Hughes give us more candid back and forth banter about the duo’s historic rivalry while backstage at a UFC event. Their first video went viral, and BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage has done it again. The two former UFC champions, and...

Aug 3, 2015 11:09 am

White: UFC 190 pay-per-view buys trending ahead of UFC 189

It looks like the lackluster card of “UFC 190” did not impact the pay-per-view buys at all as Dana White claims UFC 190 was trending ahead of UFC 189! Ronda Rousey took to the center of the octagon quick on Saturday night and clashed with fellow bantamweight Bethe Correia to decide the fait of her...

Aug 3, 2015 8:08 am

Ronda Rousey Blasts Cyborg: Drop the steroids and make weight

Ronda Rousey has quickly become one of the top stars in mixed martial arts today. Her thirty four second knockout of Bethe Correia at “UFC 190” on Saturday night caused diehard and casual fans of MMA to go into a frenzy, and we probably haven’t seen the best of her yet! Before Miesha Tate and...

Aug 2, 2015 12:30 pm

Jose Aldo Confirms Nova Uniao Threatened to Sue Chael Sonnen

Chael Sonnen’s ongoing rivalry with all things Brazil almost got escalated to a new level when Jose Aldo revealed his camp wanted to sue him. “The Baddest Man on the Planet” made claims on his podcast that Aldo had planned to sue him and the UFC for claims they made about his rib injury before...

Jul 31, 2015 12:11 am

UFC 190: The Exchange – Ronda Rousey

‘Ronda Rousey’s raw emotion comes out when she sits down with UFC correspondent Megan Olivi to talk about her upcoming title defense against Bethe Correia. The rivalry between them has grown to a personal level and Ronda is ready to settle it in the Octagon.’ ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

Jul 26, 2015 7:00 am

Bitter Enemies Turned Friends Reunite at ‘UFC on FOX 16’

It isn’t often that two men face each other four times throughout their careers, but former UFC heavyweight champions Andrei Arlovski and Tim Sylvia had a rivalry that justified it. Sylvia and Arlovski first squared off at UFC 51 when they clashed for the newly created UFC Interim Heavyweight Championship. Arlovski was able to put...

Jul 20, 2015 5:46 pm

“Cyborg” Interested in Super Fight with Miesha Tate

The rivalry between Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and the women of the UFC just got interesting. Miesha Tate has already expressed interest in a super fight with Invicta FC Featherweight Champion “Cyborg”. In order for this to happen, both ladies would have to meet in the middle for a catchweight bout at 140. “Cyborg” has always...

Jul 20, 2015 6:47 am

Go Behind the Scenes of ‘TUF: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’

Now that “The Ultimate Fighter: Blackzilians vs. American Top Team” is in the books, it’s time to film the next season! It was revealed during the TUF 21 Finale that the next season’s coaches would be none other than UFC Interim Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber. While the two will not be fighting...

Jul 19, 2015 5:18 pm

Rockhold to Weidman: ‘First I Take Your Town, Then Your Belt’

Now that his rivalry with Vitor Belfort has been settled, Chris Weidman is set to defend his UFC Middleweight Championship against Luke Rockhold in the near future. While the date and event have yet to be confirmed, Rockhold isn’t waiting any longer to get under the skin of the champion. Weidman has been sharing pictures...

Jul 19, 2015 2:00 am

Ronda Rousey Hits Instagram Heavy & Is Looking BUFF

Ronda Rousey is in the final week of her training camp for her fight with Bethe Correia. The two are set to square off and settle their heated rivalry next month at “UFC 190” on Correia’s home turf in Brazil. Rousey is looking amazing just weeks away from her fight and is doing some light...

Jul 17, 2015 9:23 am

Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting the fight’

“No, I don’t hate her. I just want to make money, to promote the fight. I dont like speaking bad things. Her style I respect, I dont hate her. I think everything’s professional… For sure, after the fight I can say hi, talk to her, I don’t have any problems with her. Sometimes if you...

Jul 7, 2015 8:46 am

Mendes vs McGregor – Collision Course

‘The rivalry between featherweights Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor heats up as we get closer to UFC 189 this Saturday.’ Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jun 21, 2015 6:16 am

WATCH! “UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor” Extended Preview

Get an extended look at the bitter rivalry that’s played out between UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and Irish superstar Conor McGregor. Also, get a look at the welterweight title showdown between Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 8, 2015 6:38 pm

Alvarez Gives Warning to Melendez: ‘You’re In for a Rude Awakening’

Former Bellator Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez will be making his return to the octagon this weekend at UFC 188. Former Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez will be standing in the corner opposite of Alvarez and the lightweight contest is one fans have wanted to see since they ruled their respective promotions. Alvarez lost his UFC debut...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

Pitbull: ‘Kimbo/Shamrock? Title Fights Should Always Headline Events’

Bellator Featherweight Champion Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire will be defending his championship at Bellator 138, however he will only be co-headlining along with Daniel Weichel. Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock’s rivalry will be getting the top-bill on the card as executives believe it will be drawing more eyes to the product. “I see two signs here:...

May 17, 2015 7:46 am

Ronda Who? Miesha Tate: ‘I’ll Fight Cyborg At Catchweight, I’m Not Scared’

It seems the rivalries between Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate and Rousey and Cyborg have now morphed into a big rivalry triangle. During recent Q and A for the UFC, women’s bantamweight fighter Miesha Tate was asked about a potential fight with Cris Cyborg at a catchweight, a women that many think is the only...

May 14, 2015 11:09 am

MOST DOMINANT? Pshhhh… Ronda Didn’t Even Win Olympic Gold

Ronda Rousey was recently named Sports Illustrated’s “most dominant athlete in sports”, but Miesha Tate thinks someone else should have deserved the title. It’s no secret that Miesha Tate and Ronda Rousey don’t get along. Their rivalry started in Strikeforce and was taken to another level when they were coaching against each other on “The...

May 14, 2015 2:07 am

Rousey — ‘Caraway Has Dragged Tate Down’

It’s no secret that Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate don’t get along very well. Rousey and Tate’s rivalry dates back to their Strikeforce days leading up to their championship fight in 2012. As a guest on a recent edition of “The Howard Stern Show“, Rousey explained that one of the main reasons she dislikes Tate...

May 7, 2015 2:06 am

Joseph Duffy Gets One Step Closer to Rematch with McGregor

Joseph Duffy isn’t shying away from the fact that he wants to rematch Conor McGregor to show that his first victory wasn’t a fluke. Duffy is the last man to beat McGregor and an Irish rivalry in a soccer stadium could be the perfect way to settle the score. First, Duffy will have to get...