640 Search Results for retired

Nov 10, 2015 11:52 am

Ronaldo and his Brazilian agency part ways with UFC over ‘unfair’ treatment of fighters

Soccer icon Ronaldo Nazario de Lima and his 9ine Sports & Entertainment company have announced that they will no longer be working with the UFC due to “arbitrarily” changing its sponsorship funding rules and fighter remuneration. The marketing company that the retired soccer star is President of, spent the last few years building up stars...

Nov 10, 2015 7:11 am

Mirko Cro Cop pulls out of UFC FN Seoul co-headliner, retires from MMA

News broke this morning that MMA and kickboxing legend Mirko Cro Cop had withdrawn from his UFC Fight Night Seoul co-main event bout later this month, and subsequently retired from MMA. Cro Cop released a message via his website, revealing that a shoulder injury which he has been training with throughout this entire fight camp...

Nov 6, 2015 10:37 pm

Belfort predicts McGregor will be forgotten

Former UFC champion Vitor Belfort has been around MMA for quite some time, and has seen many trash talkers in his day. Given that, he believes that once UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor loses, he will be forgotten. Belfort spoke to Combate: “Trash talkers always existed, since the Tank Abbott days. Conor is winning,...

Oct 30, 2015 12:54 pm

Oscar De La Hoya has been in talks with Ronda Rousey regarding boxing career

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has gone on record and said that she wants to win titles in sports outside of MMA. Her initiative to be remembered as the greatest combat sport fighter of all time would require her to step outside of the Octagon and in to a new ring. Retired boxing world champion...


Oct 28, 2015 1:27 pm

Take a wild guess at who just bought this $3.5M 2015 Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse

Welcome back in Molsheim @dutchbugs #dutchbugs #bugatti #veyron #vitesse #wrcedition A photo posted by Bugatti Official (@bugatti) on Oct 7, 2015 at 8:25am PDT None other than Floyd Mayweather Jr. purchased the last brand new 2015 Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse. With a hefty price tag of $3,498,000, Mayweather is one of those fortunate enough...

Oct 21, 2015 2:30 pm

PHOTO | Floyd Mayweather shows what 19 years of hard work gets

After 19 years of boxing professionally Floyd Mayweather has earned some serious hardware. Throughout the course of his historic boxing career Mayweather compiled a 49-0 record and won numerous championships, most notably the WBC championship in 5 different weight classes. ‘Money’ posted the following photo on Twitter showcasing his extensive collection of championship belts. It...

Oct 20, 2015 12:12 pm

Why BJ Penn should be listed in the ‘Giving Back’ Hall of Fame

Our own BJ Penn was featured in an article from Impact Flow titled “These Four Professional Athletes Should Be In The ‘Giving Back’ Hall of Fame.” The article covered a short list of professional athletes that have uncovered their ability to make a positive difference in the world through their athletic abilities. The article lists...

Oct 20, 2015 9:33 am

Lesnar: “I felt robbed by diverticulitis”

Earlier this year there was heavy speculation as to whether or not former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar would return to the UFC when his contract with the WWE expired. Lesnar, who ultimately re-signed with the WWE, hadn’t fought in the octagon since December of 2011, where he suffered a quick TKO loss to Alistair Overeem and...

Oct 20, 2015 8:13 am

Chael Sonnen discusses UFC 200 return rumors

Despite Chael Sonnen announcing his retirement prior to being handed a 2-year suspension from the NSAC back in July of 2014, there has been much speculation as to whether or not Sonnen will return to the sport when his suspension is up. ‘The American Gangster’ recently shut the door on talks of a potential return...

Oct 18, 2015 7:59 am

WATCH! “GGG” knocks out Lemieux in the 8th round

Longer #GGG TKO Highlight pic.twitter.com/MGOL6EgeUY — ZombieProphet (@ZProphet_MMA) October 18, 2015 All eyes were on Gennady “GGG” Golovkin on October 17th as he took center stage at Madison Square Garden in New York City for his fight with David Lemieux. With Floyd Mayweather retired from the ring, all eyes are on Golovkin to carry the...

Oct 14, 2015 10:43 am

Mayweather Hits Cuba And Finds New Appreciation For Their Fighters

Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. seems to be enjoying his life out of the ring. The boxer recently traveled to Cuba and got to see how Cuban boxers train and workout. After seeing it all, Mayweather says that he has a new appreciation for all Cuban boxers. The undefeated fighter took to Instagram and shared...

Oct 14, 2015 6:44 am

Mayweather Plays Mike Tyson’s Punch Out — Loses

A video posted by Floyd Mayweather (@floydmayweather) on Oct 12, 2015 at 4:15pm PDT Well I guess you can’t win them all….. Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. posted this video of himself playing the classic ‘Mike Tyson Punch Out’ game. Unfortunately he didn’t come up with the win and was KO’d. I would say he...

Oct 13, 2015 5:23 am

Wanderlei Silva and NSAC hearing date set for late October

MMA legend Wanderlei Silva will once again go in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The last time he was there the Brazilian was handed a lifetime ban for running from a drug test. Since then the retired fighter has been pretty vocal, speaking out against the UFC for shady practices. However, a district...

Oct 10, 2015 6:25 am

BOXING RUMOR: Mayweather vs. Broner in 2016?

I’m pretty sure these rumors of a Floyd Mayweather return will never end. First, he was coming back to rematch Manny Pacquiao and now he could be in talks to fight Adrien Broner in 2016. Again, this is essentially a rumor, with not a ton of information to back it, just a writer claiming to...

Oct 9, 2015 10:24 am

Still In Jail — #FreeLeben

Chris Leben, retired UFC fighter and TUF 1 cast member, is currently serving his 120 day jail sentence and seems to still be in good spirits. Leben has been staying busy on social media, even while in jail, and has kept his fans up to date on his current situation. Leben retired from MMA after...

Oct 9, 2015 6:54 am

Holy Mother Of Golden Boy — De La Hoya Still Has It! Must Watch!

A video posted by Oscar De La Hoya (@oscardelahoya) on Oct 8, 2015 at 10:25am PDT ‘A little speed bag action. It’s like riding a bike. 🚲👊🏼 #BoxingIsInMyBlood #StayGolden #GoldenBoyBoxing’ According to legendary boxer Oscar De La Hoya, hitting the speed bag is just like riding a bike and it looks like he’s right. The...

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 9, 2015 6:08 am

Floyd Mayweather Tops List Of Most Influential Men In Hip Hop

Now retired, undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather can add another title to his name. Mayweather, who retired after beating Andre Berto and getting his record to 49-0, took to his Instagram to celebrate being named one of Hip Hop’s most influential men. Yeah, you read that right. ‘The Source’ has named him as one of the...

Oct 7, 2015 2:33 pm

Jon Fitch: ‘I Broke GSP When We Fought’

  “I think that I broke him in that fight. He never fought the same way again. He started fighting very safe, very cautious. He stopped finishing people. I think I got into his head that fight, and that’s why I wanted to fight him again so bad. That first fight I had zero defense...

Oct 6, 2015 4:49 am

Hopkins: ‘Canelo Is The Next Blockbuster Superstar’

With Floyd Mayweather gone there certainly is a void left in his place. Mayweather, for better or worst, was basically the face of boxing. Yes, there are fighters like Manny Pacquiao, but you can’t argue with the numbers Mayweather brought in throughout his career and the the fact that he was someone who people just...

Oct 5, 2015 1:47 am

Floyd Mayweather Doggy Paddles Through Heavy Ocean Current with Bieber

Floyd Mayweather is less than one full month retired and he is already living the life! “Money” appeared in the boxing ring for the final time against Andre Berto in September on Showtime pay-per-view and while the buy-rate numbers were underwhelming, Mayweather’s performance was not. He masterfully danced around Berto and kept him guessing which...

Oct 3, 2015 10:59 am

Leben All Smiles In Latest Jailhouse Pic… Here’s Why

Currently, retired UFC fighter Chris Leben is serving a 120 day stint in jail. Leben entered the jail on Sept. 21 and has since been keeping fans updated with social media posts pretty frequently. Leben was sentenced to 120 days after pleading guilty to breaking into his ex-wife’s apartment back in June. For those 120...

Oct 1, 2015 10:37 am

Floyd Mayweather Teases Fans: ‘I’m Not Coming Back…But’

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has barely been retired and he’s already messing with fans about him coming back. Let’s be clear, there are very few people out there who actually believe that the undefeated boxer will stay retired for very long. He beat Andre Berto easily in his 49th win and most believe that he’ll eventually...

Sep 30, 2015 8:20 pm

REPLAY! BJ Penn Calls Out Mike Dolce: ‘Bring Your Best Guy’

On Wednesday’s ‘UFC Tonight’ Hall of Fame fighter and two division champion BJ Penn joined the crew for an interview and ended up issuing a challenge to Mike Dolce. Penn was asked about the whole Dolce situation, from his last fight, and Penn said he was sick of talking about that guy and decided to...

Sep 29, 2015 1:16 am

Dana White Reflects On Retiring Rich Franklin

‘UFC President Dana White shares his thoughts on Rich Franklin, the former UFC middleweight champion who announced his retirement at the age of 40.’ Check out the video above and hear what UFC president Dana White had to say bout recently retired fighter Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin. Franklin was a former middleweight champion who took out...

Sep 28, 2015 11:35 am

SHOTS FIRED! Cormier and Gustafsson go at it on Twitter

Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson are just days away from meeting in the octagon, but it seems they’ve already started throwing verbal jabs! Cormier will be defending his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship for the first time against Gustafsson who is coming fresh off a loss to Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. In classic Cormier style, he has...

Sep 28, 2015 9:23 am

Former UFC Champion Rich Franklin Announces Retirement

Rich Franklin has officially announced his retirement from the sport of mixed martial arts. “Ace” had already been fighting for nearly four years before he first stepped foot inside the octagon. After gathering an impressive undefeated record with twelve wins, the world of Zuffa was introduced to Rich Franklin when he finished the late Evan...