Archive: bantamweight

Jun 5, 2012 7:45 am

John Albert Talks Kim Winslow Referee Controversy | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister UFC Bantamweight John Albert discusses the controversial stoppage of his fight by Kim Winslow at The Ultimate Fighter 15 Finale. Albert was in an armbar and seemed to be manoeuvring his way out of the position when Kim Winslow jumped in and stopped the fight. Albert states he did not tap and...

Jun 4, 2012 1:56 pm

Bibiano Fernandes Signs with the UFC & Set To Make Debut At UFC 149 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister The UFC has signed another top ten Bantamweight. Former Dream champion Bibiano Fernandes has joined the promotion and is set to make his debut at UFC 149. In his debut he is set to face Ultimate Fighter alum Roland Delorme. Fernandes is currently on a three fight win streak most recently defeating...

May 10, 2012 8:03 am

Cruz explains ACL Injury Denies Rousey Rumors

You may have heard that the UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominic Cruz is out of UFC 148 with a blown ACL. Cruz was set to face rival Urijah Faber for the 135-pound strap on the same card as Sonnen vs Silva II in Las Vegas. With the UFC scrambling to find Faber another opponent for July...

May 9, 2012 3:09 pm

Ronda Rousey Fires Back At Sarah Kaufman

By Jonathan Kirschner The talks about a date for Ronda Rousey’s first title defense against Sarah Kaufman started yesterday, but the two have been exchanging heated words on Twitter since last week. Ronda Rousey is known for being brutal in the cage, and brutally honest on Twitter. She has a history for being outspoken and...

Apr 30, 2012 1:14 pm

Renan Barao | "My goal is to get the title and I’ll get there" | UFC NEWS

By Jamie McAllister Renan Barao in an interview with TATAME. “UFC has announced that depending on who wins this one this person can get a chance at the title, but meanwhile I’m cool. If I have to fight one more time, no problem. My goal is to get the title and I’ll get there”, said...

Oct 19, 2011 10:52 am

Francisco Rivera “fan page”

Francisco Rivera (born October 8, 1981) is an American mixed martial artist. He currently fights as a bantamweight for the Ultimate Fighting Championship.