Archive: MMA NEWS

Sep 15, 2012 10:26 am

Dana White: Machida Is Fighting Dan Henderson Next | UFC NEWS

With all the injuries, cancellations and switching of opponents in the past several months, headlines have shifted to everything from he/said-she/said to who-is-fighting-who and so on. Up until now what we have failed to get a grasp on who will Dan Henderson and Lyoto Machida, men who are simultaneous #1 contenders, fight next now that...

Sep 15, 2012 10:26 am

Bisping Goes After Team Alpha Male | UFC NEWS

As we all have learned over the past several years, British middleweight Michael “The Count” Bisping rarely has a filter. As such, while in attendance at the UFC 152 pre-fight press-conference, “The Count” told onlookers that he felt his fight with Brain Stann should be placed higher than the flyweight title fight between Joseph Benavidez...

Sep 15, 2012 10:05 am

VIDEO | Vitor Belfort's Last Week Of Intense Blackzilian Training | UFC NEWS

Vitor Belfort is in his final week of intense training at Blackzilians HQ in South Florida. To him, his upcoming fight with Jon Jones is a fight of old school vs new school, yet he’s ready for this new breed of UFC fighters. “You know, it’s this: I come from back in the old school,...

Sep 15, 2012 9:46 am

THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER FRIDAYS PREMIERE RECAP AND RESULTS | UFC NEWS

Welcome to the End of the Weak. The 16th season of the Ultimate Fighting Championship organization’s famed reality television show kicked off Friday evening on FX, as 16 of the most talented unsigned welterweight (170 lbs) fighters took their first step towards achieving their dream of receiving a six-figure contract with the UFC. In the...


Sep 14, 2012 5:55 pm

VIDEO | Where You At? Episode 2, Sean McClure and Renato Laranja

Sean McClure catches up with 27-time BJJ World Champion Renato Laranja. This time Laranja is out and about doing day to day, regular Joe stuff. He discusses Jon Jones’s athleticism, compares Chael Sonnen to hemorrhoid cream, and discusses his bond with Lyoto Machida’s family.

Sep 14, 2012 1:50 pm

VIDEO | Penn Hawaii Youth Foundation Season 7

PENN HAWAII YOUTH FOUNDATION Season 7 from layne luna on Vimeo. This season the youngest coaches in history to lead the youths. Isaiah Kanakanui a three time BIIF wrestling and Judo Champion and Hillary Luna 3 time Teen Girls Jiu Jitsu Champion and BIIF Judo Champion and the current Miss Teen Lehua Hawaii 2012.

Sep 14, 2012 1:46 pm

Dana White: Anderson Silva vs. Jon Jones Makes Sense | UFC NEWS

“It could be, yeah (next for Silva after GSP). They’re talking like it wouldn’t be, but Jon Jones said he wouldn’t fight Rashad either and look what happened. As you continue to knock people off and you get to the level that those two will be at by that time, if they continue to win,...

Sep 14, 2012 1:42 pm

Carwin Talks Coaching Opposite Nelson | "I Hate That Guy" | UFC NEWS

“Once you find out it’s against Roy Nelson, somebody that I dislike so much, I was on board. There was nobody I wanted to coach against more than that guy, and to kick his a– in not only coaching, but in the fight as well. (Roy Nelson) b—-es and complains all the time. He always...

Sep 14, 2012 1:31 pm

Jon Fitch Speaks Out | UFC system to decide #1 contender 'sucks' | UFC NEWS

“My head wasn’t even in the (Hendricks) fight in the first place. I fought because I needed money. I should have pulled out of the fight because I had a second-degree MCL tear in my right knee. I wasn’t able to grapple or wrestle at all during the training camp. I don’t want to disrespect...

Sep 14, 2012 12:05 pm

Hawaii's own "Ricky "The Real Deal" Wallace Protests TPF 14 Stoppage

Despite the back to back title fights, the action at TPF 14 was repeatedly marred by the poor officiating of referee Marcos Rosales. As Dallas Winston pointed out in the live results post, Rosales failed to stop the action in several of the fights he refereed. Most notably, he completely botched his call in the...

Sep 14, 2012 10:01 am

GSP's Coach Would Have Liked To See Him Rehab Longer | UFC NEWS

“It was tough. I would have preferred, obviously, if he could have waited a little longer. I think it would have been the best, more ideal, but Georges really wanted to fight. The fans wanted to see him fight. The fight’s coming to Montreal. I told Georges, ‘Let’s do one last sparring. Let’s see where...

Sep 14, 2012 9:57 am

"Rumble" Johnson: The UFC Should Have Called Me To Fight Jon Jones | UFC NEWS

“They should have called me when Dan Henderson got hurt. I would have taken that fight, no problem. I wouldn’t have said no. I’ll fight anybody. It doesn’t matter when or where. They could throw me in with Joe Shmo, and I would fight him. It doesn’t matter to me… So many guys want to...

Sep 14, 2012 9:44 am

Dana White's Anger With Jones And Jackson Reignited | UFC NEWS

“The Jon Jones piece of meat (expletive) thing. When I see him in (expletive) Toronto, that’s the first (expletive) thing we’re going to talk about. Piece of meat? Give me a (expletive) break. That sounds like something a male supermodel would say: I feel like a piece of meat out here (White said in a...

Sep 14, 2012 9:35 am

Brian Stann: Greg Jackson Gets A Bad Rap | UFC NEWS

“Michael Bisping is a veteran and a fighter whose style I’ve admired for a long time. For the UFC to match me up against him tells me the company thinks highly of me. A win over Bisping is a statement to the middleweight division. I’m looking at it that way. There are a lot of...

Sep 14, 2012 9:19 am

VIDEO | Universal Soldier 'Day of Reckoning' Featuring Andrei Arlovski | UFC NEWS

Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning – Official Trailer (2012) HD Genre: Action and Adventure Director: John Hyams Cast: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Scott Adkins, Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski, Dolph Lundgren In theaters: November 30th, 2012 Synopsis: John (Adkins, The Expendables 2) wakes up from a coma to discover his wife and daughter were slaughtered in...

Sep 13, 2012 2:04 pm

Belcher vs. Okami II Booked For UFC 155 | UFC NEWS

A middleweight contest between Alan Belcher and Yushin Okami has been booked for the UFC’s year-end-show in Las Vegas. For the two middleweights this bout is a rematch from way back in 2006 where Okami was able to best Belcher via decision at UFC 62. MMAfighting.com was the first to report the match. UFC 155...

Sep 13, 2012 1:57 pm

Bellator Champ Konrad Opts For Early Retirement, Says MMA Not His Passion | MMA NEWS

After two years of complete dominance inside the Bellator cage, the King is hanging up his crown as Bellator Heavyweight Champion Cole Konrad has officially retired from MMA. While the announcement was a shock to many, Konrad knew this decision was coming sooner than later. “This decision has been on my mind for a while,...

Sep 13, 2012 1:54 pm

Alvarez vs. Pitbull Headline Loaded Night of Fights at Caesars Windsor | MMA NEWs

As Bellator prepares for its explosive seventh and final season on MTV2, the promotion has finalized a stacked night of fights that include the highly anticipated lightweight showdown between Eddie Alvarez and Patricky Pitbull, as well as the Season 7 Featherweight Tournament and a host of International and Canadian talent looking to collect big wins...

Sep 13, 2012 10:35 am

Roy Nelson: Dana White Is Like My Wife | UFC NEWS

“You just got remember that mine and Dana White’s relationship is like were a husband and wife. I do the man’s stuff around the house. I do the fighting, all the man’s stuff and he does all the woman stuff — all the yapping. He’s more the 21st century, he’s the one who goes out...

Sep 13, 2012 10:31 am

Anderson Silva Opens As Huge Betting Favorite Over Bonnar | UFC NEWS

With the recent news that Anderson Silva is stepping up to face Stephan Bonnar to save the UFC 153 pay-per-view in Brazil, Oddsmakers have made their choice on a victor. It should never come as a surprise that Anderson Silva is chosen as the odds makers favorite, even when he is moving up in weight...