Archive: MMA NEWS

Sep 29, 2012 11:31 am

Strikeforce Contender Pat Healy Ready To Wait For Melendez Recovery | MMA NEWS

Just a few short weeks ago, life was good for Strikeforce lightweight contender Pat Healy. With a good training camp behind him that included time in Hawaii with MMA legend BJ Penn and former Strikeforce champion Josh Thomson, Healy was ready to shock the world and end the Melendez Hype. As we all now know,...

Sep 28, 2012 2:01 pm

VIDEO | Stipe Miocic – UFC on Fuel TV 5 pre-fight interview | UFC NEWS

Dangerous UFC heavyweight fighter Stipe Miocic speaks with Fighters Only’s John Joe O’Regan about his upcoming main event fight against young UFC veteran Stefan Struve, his croatian heritage and the potential of a Cro Cop-style head kick KO victory. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Sep 28, 2012 12:52 pm

VIDEO | Duane Ludwig – UFC on Fuel TV 5 pre-fight interview | UFC NEWS

Decorated kickboxer Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig says he has enjoyed his time in England so far, despite the weather. He will be looking to improve his UK visit this weekend when he takes on British striking specialist Che Mills. Duane also touches on his UFC 146 loss to Dan Hardy and gives his thoughts on his...

Sep 28, 2012 12:37 pm

VIDEO | Dana White – UFC on Fuel TV 5 pre-fight media scrum | UFC NEWS

UFC president Dana White answers questions from the media following the UFC on Fuel TV 5 pre-fight press conference. Dana talks about his relationship with Jon Jones & Greg Jackson, possible next opponents for Anderson Silva, his views on Bisping vs Stann, the UFC’s standing in the UK, Stephan Bonnar, Dan Hardy’s grudge against Matt...

Sep 28, 2012 12:12 pm

Dana White: “If Brock wanted to fight in the UFC, I’d do it.” | UFC NEWS

Calling all Lesnar fanatics!! UFC president Dana White threw out a curve ball to the MMA media during yesterday’s scrum in England when he touched on the topic of Brock Lesnar. Lesnar, a former heavyweight champion, retired from action after getting picked apart and finished by Alistair Overeem in Overeem’s UFC debut. The gargantuan heavyweight...

Sep 28, 2012 12:03 pm

Carwin On Nelson: He’s a back stabber, I don’t respect him | UFC NEWS

“I don’t respect that guy. I don’t like him. I just think he’s disrespectful. He’ll talk all kinds of sh*t behind your back and stuff, but then when he’s at my face, all he wanted to do was talk about the UFC contracts to me. I’m like, ‘Who are you, man? Get out of my...

Sep 28, 2012 11:58 am

At 43 Wrestling Superstar Kurt Angle Still Considering MMA | MMA NEWS

“The hard part about it is, Dana and I never had a problem with money. I met with Dana different times — two times, to be exact, where I went out to Las Vegas to sit down with Dana White. I even took the UFC physical. The problem was the starting date. He wanted me...

Sep 28, 2012 11:27 am

Lyoto Machida vs. Dan Henderson Being “Worked Out” Confirms UFC Boss | UFC NEWS

When Dan Henderson pulled out of his UFC 151 date with Jon Jones and Lyoto Machida, who earned a title shot with his first round KO over Ryan Bader, turned down a short-notice title shot at UFC 152, the UFC’s light-heavyweight division got shook up. In came Vitor Belfort, a middleweight and former champion on...

Sep 28, 2012 11:18 am

Carlos Condit Defends Decision To Wait For GSP Fight | UFC NEWS

“My goal in this sport is to be the best in the world and Georges St. Pierre is the best and has proven that time and time again. To be the best I have to beat Georges. I feel like I did the right thing in waiting for Georges. As far as how I used...

Sep 28, 2012 11:11 am

GSP Thinks Condit Is The Real Champ And He Is The Challenger | UFC NEWS

“I was at a point before my injury where I went to train because I had to, not because I wanted to. I lost motivation. I learned in my career that sometimes you need to break something to fix it before it breaks by itself. I don’t need to lose a fight to improve my...

Sep 28, 2012 10:58 am

VIDEO | UFC on FUEL TV 5 Weigh-In Ceremony (Full Replay) | UFC NEWS

UFC on FUEL TV 5 is set to go down tomorrow night on FUEL TV from Nottingham England. In the main event heavyweights Stefan Struve and Stipe Miocic will square off in a five-round fight to determine who belongs in talks amongst the division elite. Today the UFC held the official weigh-ins ceremony and all...

Sep 28, 2012 10:37 am

UFC on FUEL TV 5: Weigh-In Results | UFC NEWS

The UFC held the official weigh-ins ceremony today for tomorrows UFC on FUEL TV 5 event. All but DaMarques Johnson (*) made the required weight limit. However in his defense, he took this bout on just two-weeks notice. Full Weigh-In Results: MAIN CARD: (FUEL TV, 4 p.m. ET) Stipe Miocic (239) vs. Stefan Struve (251)...

Sep 27, 2012 11:36 am

Lyoto Machida Willing To Meet GSP At Middleweight | UFC NEWS

“I will be ready to re-start in ten days to fight in December, who knows? (A fight against GSP) would be an interesting karate duel but I don’t know at what weight we would do it. If it is at 185lbs, I will go for it.” In a recent interview with Fighters Only Magazine, former...