Archive: mma

Apr 28, 2014 11:43 am

VIDEO | Glover Update – ‘Lot of pain, but doing alright’

UFC 172 main event participant, Glover Teixeira tasted defeat last Saturday for the first time since 2005. The former number one contender in the UFC’s light-heavyweight division was cleanly dominated by, the champ, Jon Jones over the course of five-straight rounds. In a recent posting to his Instagram, Teixeira sent the following update to his...

Apr 28, 2014 11:27 am

PHOTO | UFC 172’s Max Holloway Drowns In Krispy Kreme Following Win

Following his impressive UFC 172 victory over, Team Alpha Male’s Andre Fili, Max Holloway told Joe Rogan that his coach promised him a barrel full of Krispy Kreme donuts if he won via submission. And, as the picture shows, he got his due. Holloway earned a third round submission victory in, last Saturday’s, UFC 172...

Apr 28, 2014 11:17 am

QUICK TWITT | UFC Fighters React To Jones’ Win Over Glover Teixeira

Last Saturday in the UFC 172 main event, Jon Jones proved why he is one of the most feared men in Mixed Martial Arts. With his dominant win, UFC President Dana White is calling him the new pound-for-pound king and his fighting peers, aren’t arguing. Here’s the post-fight reactions: Haha never in my life would...

Apr 28, 2014 11:03 am

QUICK TWITT | UFC Fighters React To Johnson’s Win Over Phil Davis

UFC 172 was the UFC’s only pay-per-view offering this month and it delivered. In the evening’s co-main event, Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson shocked the world by completely dominating, top UFC light-heavyweight contender, Phil Davis. After the fight, many took to twitter with their reactions. Check it: Anthony Johnson is a problem at this weight class wow....

Apr 28, 2014 10:45 am

PHOTO | Gomi & Vallie-Flagg Pose Post-Fight

Japanese MMA Legend, Takanori Gomi returned to action last Saturday during the UFC 172 preliminary card. Live on FOX Sports 1, the two lightweights engaged in what would be the ‘Fight of the Night’ earning bout that saw Gomi get his hand raised via unanimous decision. After the fight, Vallie Flagg sent out the following:...

Apr 26, 2014 10:10 pm

.gif | Jim Miller Chokes Medeiros Unconscious (Replay)

On the pay-per-view portion of tonight’s UFC 172 event, perennial lightweight contender, Jim Miller made short work of Yancy Medeiros with a first round fight ending choke. Watch more UFC 172 .gif’s HERE. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Apr 26, 2014 10:02 pm

.gif | Watch Benavidez Choke Out Elliott (Replay)

In the UFC on FOX Sports 1 UFC 172 Preliminary Card Headliner, Sacramento based fighter, Joseph Benavidez took out Tim Elliott late in the first with a nasty choke, forcing the tap. Watch more UFC 172 .gif’s HERE. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Apr 26, 2014 8:37 pm

UFC 172 Results: Johnson Dominates in UFC Return, Beats Davis After 3 Full Rounds

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson claimed the middle of the octagon in the first and dictated where the entire fight went. Whenever Davis would feign a takedown attempt, Johnson would counter him with an uppercut and it almost ended the fight a few times. A right hook from ‘Rumble’ busted open the eye of Davis and it...

Apr 26, 2014 8:10 pm

UFC 172 Results: Rockhold Easily Submits Boetsch with Kimura in First Round

Luke Rockhold was a -900 favorite for a reason, and he proved the bookies right with his first round win tonight. Tim Boetsch shot for a takedown and Luke Rockhold stuffed it. As Boetsch was working for a single from his knees, he got locked up in a reverse triangle lock and Rockhold started working...

Apr 26, 2014 7:36 pm

UFC 172 Results: Holloway Traps Fili in a Guillotine, Gets 3rd Round Win

Andre Fili was first to find a comfortable striking distance and he established his jab early on. The jab kept popping Holloway square on the nose, which caused Holloway’s eyes to water up and it likely impaired his vision. You could see Max wiping his eyes throughout the first round. Fili outstruck Holloway in the...

Apr 26, 2014 6:29 pm

UFC 172 Results: Gomi Brutalizes Vallie-Flagg’s Face, Gets Unanimous Decision Win

In one corner stood Takanori Gomi, the ‘Fireball Kid’ who puts 100% into every single one of his punches. In the other corner, we saw Isaac Vallie-Flagg, an individual who has not suffered a single knockout loss in eleven years. As expected, this fight was scrappy and it went the full fifteen minutes. Gomi’s age...

Apr 26, 2014 5:55 pm

UFC 172 Results: Correia Stays Busy, Beats Duke by way of Decision

Possessing a seven inch reach means nothing if you do not know how to utilize it. Bethe Correia somehow established herself as the aggressor early on by outstriking her lanky opponent. Jessamyn Duke struggled to find a safe distance to strike from that didn’t lead to her getting popped with a jab. For every strike...