3635 Search Results for TUF

Jan 7, 2015 5:13 pm

Pettis on Jones: ‘There’s always temptation, you have to stay strong’

“It’s hard. Jon’s young. He’s my age: 27. You get put in front of a lot of people who care about who you are and there’s some negative energy around that, as well. Some people don’t want to see you do good or want to introduce you to things will bring you down, and it’s...

Jan 7, 2015 8:09 am

Cormier: ‘Losing to a guy on drugs doesn’t make me feel better’

While Jon Jones deals with his battle on the drug front, his last opponent Daniel Cormier is dealing with another kind of battle. The battle of handling your first professional defeat. And while Jon Jones has occupied most our thoughts, including D.C.’s, it’s not the drugs haunting Cormier today. It’s the loss. D.C. tells MMAJunkie.com: “It doesn’t make...

Jan 6, 2015 4:30 pm

UFC Fighters React To Jon Jones’ Cocaine Positive

Earlier today the world learned of an unfortunate positive drug test in our sport. UFC light-heavyweight champion, and pound-for-pound king of Mixed Martial Arts Jon “Bones” Jones was randomly tested by the Nevada State Athletic Commission exactly one-month prior to last weekend’s UFC 182 main event. The result? Cocaine. Now the world of MMA, and...

Jan 6, 2015 10:46 am

UFC Champ Esparza Celebrates With $1000.00 Ice-cream Sundae

UFC 115 pound champ, Carla Esparza got to notch one off the bucket list this weekend, when she bought this $1000.00 scoop of ice-cream adorned in gold. Check it: Well it finally happened, the $1,000 "Golden Opulence" Sundae at @serendipity3nyc !!! @feliceherrig and I went through so much over the years to finally get to...

Jan 5, 2015 2:59 pm

Askren: Dana White is telling blatant lies about me

It is no secret that current ONE FC Welterweight Champion Ben Askren and UFC President Dana White don’t exactly see eye to eye. The pair have verbally sparred back-and-forth on many different topics, most recently the UFC’s signing of former WWE star CM Punk. Askren’s criticism of the UFC’s new hire prompted Dana White to...

Jan 5, 2015 9:04 am

Roufus: Askren “Stoked” To Work With CM Punk

When news of CM Punk being signed to the UFC broke, ONE FC champion Ben Askren was one of the first fighters to offer a reaction to the signing. @ufc sign a fake wrestler, but not an Olympian who is the best WW in the world. Amateur move. — Ben Askren (@Benaskren) December 7, 2014...

Jan 3, 2015 9:13 pm

UFC 182 RESULTS: Cerrone Keeps His Streak Alive With A Unanimous Decision Win

The co-main event went down at UFC 182 between lightweights Donald Cerrone and Myles Jury. ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone had a five fight win streak coming into the fight with Jury, having fought an impressive four times in 2014. His last outing was against Eddie Alvarez in Sept.. Jury, a member of Team Cruz on TUF 15,...

Jan 3, 2015 8:14 pm

UFC 182 RESULTS: Horiguchi Out Strikes Gaudinot, Gets Unanimous Decision Win

  The flyweights made an appearance at UFC 182, when Kyoji Horiguchi went up against Louis Gaudinot. The 24-year-old fighter from Japan, Horiguchi, arrived with an 8 fight win streak while Gaudinot, a member of Team Bisping on TUF 14, looked to make a statement by defeating the highly favorited Horiguchi. The flyweights came out...

Jan 3, 2015 5:32 pm

UFC 182 RESULTS: Dunham Dominates On The Feet, Picks Up Decision Win

The FOX Sports 1 prelims kicked off with lightweights Evan Dunham and Rodrigo Damm. Dunham was looking to get back in the win column after dropping his last three fights. Damm, who was a member of Team Belfort on TUF Brazil, is also coming in having lost multiple fights in a row. Both fighters, BJJ...

Jan 3, 2015 4:31 pm

UFC 182 RESULTS: Reneau Picks Dufresne Apart, Wins Unanimous Decision

      It’s the first fight of the night! Two fighters from the women’s bantamweight division entered the octagon to get things going. Alexis Dufresne and Marion Reneau, both fighting out of California, looked to pick up the victory at UFC 182. Dufresne, who lost to TUF alum Sarah Moras in her last outing,...

Jan 3, 2015 10:16 am

Steven Seagal “Impressed” With Daniel Cormier

“So here’s the thing. If there’s anybody here, who’s going to see what I teach you, and tell anybody about it… they can’t be there. Daniel has asked me to show him a couple of things that are unusual. And I will do that. We’ll see how that goes.” “You know very well what could...

Jan 1, 2015 10:43 am

Philippou Out Of Hall Bout With Injury

Costas Philippou will not be able to make his scheduled UFC Fight Night 59 bout, and will instead spend that time recovering from a new injury. Costas was set to fight popular TUF finalist, Uriah Hall. UFC Fight Night 59 takes place on the 18th, featuring a main event between Conor McGregor and Dennis Siver....

Jan 1, 2015 10:23 am

Steven Seagal Helping Prep D.C. For Jones Fight

“I received a text message on our plans that got backed up — I was supposed to train with Master Seagal tonight. But his flight got changed because the private plane he was flying on had got moved to tomorrow. So he will be in tomorrow and he said he’s got some stuff he wants...

Dec 31, 2014 11:24 am

“EMBRACE THE BAD GUY”

UFC President Dana White believes it’s in Jon Jones’ best interest to just embrace his natural persona, as the bad guy. The UFC boss took to FOX Sports Live, last night, to explain: “I think he should embrace it. He’s kind of come off like the bad guy in this thing. All the stuff that...

Dec 31, 2014 10:34 am

Ricardo Lamas: ‘I could finish McGregor easily’

“I don’t hate the guy. I don’t have anything against the guy, but every single reporter asks me about him so I’m like, ‘You know what? I want to stop the talk. I don’t want to be asked about him anymore. Let’s have a fight.” “I do think the UFC is matching him up with...

Dec 31, 2014 9:07 am

SHOTS FIRED! Riddle Fires Back At Askren

Popular Cannabis Advocate MMA fighter, Matt Riddle didn’t take kindly to the recent use of his name by Ben Askren. Earlier this week, in a tweet to Jon Jones, Askren posted the following: Hey @dc_mma you know whats worse than 4th at the Olympics? 3rd to Matt Riddle at the state tourney! @JonnyBones pic.twitter.com/bdEr5xYkuf —...

Dec 30, 2014 1:51 pm

Danny Castillo Discusses His Future After Fighting-Exclusive

UFC lightweight, Danny ‘Last Call’ Castillo, will fight on Jan. 3 at UFC 182, but the Team Alpha Male fighter made time to speak with BJPENN.COM radio and covered a wide range of topics. Among some of the highlights, Castillo spoke about the brutality of the sport and how he’s come to realize that being...

Dec 30, 2014 1:48 pm

Jon Jones: Who cares if I’m fake? I win fights”

“No one wants to be the bad guy, but a the same time, people tag me to be the bad guy, and I’ve learned to just let go. When I read my comments on Twitter and Instagram, I realize I really do inspire people, and people really appreciate who I am as a martial artist....

Dec 30, 2014 10:50 am

WATCH! CM Punk Grapples With A Gracie

Before the UFC announced his signing as a fighter, CM Punk was just your average Famous-Joe. You know, tapping out Gracie’s and stuff. The video clip above was uploaded on Nov. 9, 2014 as a Gracie Breakdown Episode.