Archive: MMA NEWS

Dec 1, 2012 10:30 am

VIDEO | Liz Carmouche Wants First Crack At UFC Champ Rousey | UFC NEWS

Liz Carmouche: Message to UFC President Dana White & Ronda Rousey WMMA star Liz Carmouche has nothing but respect for the first ever Female UFC Champion Ronda Rousey. In the video below, shot by Aaron Tru and Adrian Gallegos from MMAprime.tv, Carmouche credits Rousey for the inception of women into the Ultimate Fighting Championship. However,...

Dec 1, 2012 10:17 am

THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER FRIDAYS EPISODE 11 RECAP AND RESULTS | UFC NEWS

Episode 11 – “Fight the Perfect Fight” – of The Ultimate Fighter Fridays reality series aired Friday night on FX and featured the final pair of this season’s quarterfinal matchups. First, after a tense two rounds between evenly matched combatants, Jon Manley took a majority decision over Team Carwin teammate Joey Rivera. Then, things heated...

Dec 1, 2012 10:09 am

Mike Easton Ready To Contend: Renan Barao Can’t “Babysit” The Belt | UFC NEWS

Mike Easton was a guest on the MMA Fight Corner on Friday night. He revealed that he’s ready to contend for the bantamweight title. Though his Alliance MMA teammate Dominick Cruz is currently the UFC bantamweight champion, Easton said he’d have no problem fighting him. While Cruz is still rehabbing from an ACL injury and...

Dec 1, 2012 9:56 am

UFC Gym Long Island Enrollment Center Open Today | UFC NEWS

UFC GYM announces it will begin selling memberships at its first East Coast location in New Hyde Park, NY Saturday, December 1st. Set to open for workouts in spring 2013, the facility will be the brand’s first gym in New York and looks to bring UFC GYM’s unique “Train Different” approach to Long Island, offering...

Nov 30, 2012 9:31 am

For MacDonald, One Diaz Brother Isn’t Enough | UFC NEWS

“I would fight [Nick Diaz]. (He comes back ) in February, and I might be ready to fight in like March or something like that. He might be my next fight after B.J., you never know how it works… We’ll see, I’d love to fight him.” – Rory MacDonald via this week’s UFC on FOX...

Nov 29, 2012 6:18 pm

Kennedy vs. Smith added to January’s “Strikeforce: Champions” event | MMA News

Another middleweight bout has been added to the “Strikeforce: Champions” event as it was announced that Tim Kennedy (14-4 MMA, 5-2 SF) will throw down with Trevor Smith (10-2 MMA, 2-1 SF) on January 12 in Oklahoma City. It was back in July that Kennedy dropped a unanimous decision to middleweight champ Luke Rockhold in...

Nov 29, 2012 5:15 pm

Lorenz Larkin vs. “Jacare” Souza added to “Strikeforce: Champions” event | MMA News

The “Strikeforce: Champions” event scheduled for January 12 in Oklahoma City continued to grow today as it was announced that middleweight fighters Lorenz Larkin (13-0 MMA, 4-0 SF) and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (16-3 MMA, 6-1 SF) are set to face off in the cage. Larkin was set to face Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold at the...

Nov 29, 2012 1:04 pm

Josh Barnett vs. Nandor Guelmino booked for “Strikeforce: Champions” event | MMA News

Former PRIDE and UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett (31-6 MMA, 2-1 SF) will make his last appearance under the Strikeforce banner when he takes on Austrian heavyweight fighter Nandor Guelmino (11-3 MMA) on January 12 in Oklahoma City. The ex-UFC champ, Barnett, makes his return on the heels of a unanimous decision loss to Daniel Cormier in the...

Nov 29, 2012 12:35 pm

VIDEO | Where You At? Sean McClure Catches up with Renato Laranja

Sean McClure catches up with Renato Laranja who happened to be driving through Los Angeles, California at the time. He discusses Ronda, buying Strikeforce, BJ fighting Rory, business ventures, entering the Octagon, and much more. Below is the full video.

Nov 29, 2012 10:21 am

Ratings Report: GSP Draws Estimated 700k PPV Buys | UFC NEWS

While we will never know the truth of the matter, the lone source for UFC pay-per-view figures has and always will be, Mr. Dave Meltzer. When people talk of buys, stating this PPV did this amount and this one did that, it is all based on his industry intelligence. The UFC never confirms figures, nor...