Archive: strikeforce news

Aug 18, 2012 10:17 am

Cris Cyborg Responds To Her Critics Who Call Her “Man-Like” | MMA NEWS

Former Strikeforce champion, Cris “Cyborg” Santos, has found herself under fire ever since testing positive for banned substances in the state of California. With her suspension up in less than four-months, her promotional home of Strikeforce is positioning her for a booking to get her back into the cage. Getting her back into the cage...

Aug 17, 2012 11:26 am

MMA Inside The Cage 107: China Rising!

This week’s episode of MMA: Inside the Cage presented by Combat Sports Insurance, features the rise of MMA in China and more! – 12 NEW COMPETITORS for the “Dirty Dozen” Clip of the Week competition! Winner takes home a prize pack from Elevation Training Mask, Gamma Labs, Film Harvest, Crucifix Clothing, Fight Chix Apparel, and...

Aug 17, 2012 10:46 am

Rousey Prepared To Kill Kaufman With Her Bare Hands | MMA NEWS

“Sarah Kaufman should be thanking her lucky stars that MMA is properly regulated in California. I respect her so much that I’m not taking any chances: If i get her in an armbar I’m going to try and rip it off and throw it at her corner, if I get her in a choke I’m...

Aug 17, 2012 10:24 am

RONDA ROUSEY & SARAH KAUFMAN: FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES | MMA NEWS

One of the most highly anticipated matchups of the year will transpire this Saturday, Aug. 18, live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast) when popular MMA superstar Ronda Rousey makes the first defense of her STRIKEFORCE Bantamweight Championship against hard-hitting former titleholder Sarah Kaufman at Valley View Casino Center. In other...

Aug 17, 2012 1:03 am

Video | Ronda Rousey: 'I'm Trying to Kill Them With My Bare Hands' | Strikeforce News

Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey comments on becoming more comfortable at 135-pounds, She also shows off that she is in the best shape of her life. Rousey also comments on her opponent Sarah Kaufman and wants to beat her at her own game. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned...

Aug 15, 2012 11:26 pm

Video | Training Camp Journal: Sarah Kaufman | Strikeforce News

Sarah Kaufman gives MMA Fighting an all-access pass into her training camp before the biggest fight of her career this weekend when she faces Ronda Rousey for the Strikeforce women’s bantamweight title. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned to BJPENN.COM

Aug 15, 2012 10:59 am

ESPN Lightweight Rankings; Edgar and Melendez Frozen, Contenders Emerge

In the latest ESPN rankings Frankie Edgar still holds the number two spot. Once again, respected Strikeforce Lightweight Champion Gilbert Melendez fails to make it to the second spot in the poll. Interesting to note is Mike Chandler’s position on the list tied with fan boy favorite Clay Guida. Maybe it was Guida’s lackluster performance...

Aug 13, 2012 11:47 am

MMA Inside The Cage 106; Knockouts, Interviews, and Much More

Our good friends at MMA Inside The Cage have done it again. This time around they feature some nasty knockouts, interviews, and as always relevant news. Note that the image may show the Miletich Interview that was posted last week, but it is not the same video.

Aug 13, 2012 8:42 am

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey Enters Ticket Contest As Kaufman's #1 Fan | MMA NEWS

Video description from Youtube.com: Hey everybody, this is Randa Roozie – NOT Ronda Rousey!! I really hate that self centered cocky chick!!! Sarah Kaufman – AKA my most favorite fighter EVER – is having a ticket giveaway contest for the best Ronda Rousey impression! I reeeeally want to win these tickets to see you knock...

Aug 13, 2012 3:13 am

Video | Strikeforce: On the Set with Rousey and Kaufman | Strikeforce News

Go behind the scenes of the promo shoot for the highly-anticipated Strikeforce title fight between Ronda Rousey and Sarah Kaufman. Hear from both fighters and find out what fans can expect when they enter the cage on Saturday, August 18th on SHOWTIME. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned to BJPENN.COM

Aug 9, 2012 5:22 pm

CM Punk Criticizes Jon Jones’s Nike Deal

The ongoing string of WWE shots at the UFC seem to have no end in sight. This time it comes from a WWE Champion and is aimed at a UFC Champion. WWE Champion CM Punk is getting some media attention for comments he made on criticizing Nike for signing UFC Light Heavyweight champion Jon “Bones”...

Aug 9, 2012 12:17 pm

Fan Driven Fighter Platform Helps Fighters Get Noticed

Global Proving Ground (GPG) is proud to announce the official launch of their unique fan driven fighter platform. The GPG platform enables combat sports athletes with diverse fight backgrounds to showcase their skills on a global stage. Skilled fighters on every continent have the opportunity to get noticed and build an International fan base. According...

Aug 9, 2012 12:08 pm

UFC 150 Co-Main Eventer Donald Cerrone Promises ‘Strictly Business’ Brawl

Top UFC lightweight Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone says his UFC 150 showdown with friend and rival Melvin “The Young Assassin” Guillard will be “strictly business” but –motivated to impress his hometown fans – the Cowboy added he will go all out for a KO in what he expects to be the fight of the night. Cerrone...

Aug 9, 2012 11:41 am

Report: UFC grosses $500 million/year in revenue | UFC News

By: Chris Taylor Bloomberg recently ran a feature on the Fertittas and its ownership of the UFC. The feature provided details on the Fertittas as well as some interesting financial information. The article states that the UFC brings in $500 million in annual sales. The Fertittas, according to Bloomberg, control a fortune worth at least $1...

Aug 7, 2012 12:00 pm

Odds in Favor of Daniel Cormier over Frank Mir | Strikeforce News

A heavyweight bout between Strikeforce Grand Prix Champ Daniel Cormier and former UFC heavyweight champ Frank Mir is expected to take place on an October 27th Strikeforce card.  No location has been chosen as of yet.  Cormier will be moving over to the UFC after the bout, and Mir will return there as well. Betting...

Aug 7, 2012 11:21 am

Bobby Green vs Matt Ricehouse Set For Strikeforce: Rousey vs Kaufman | Strikeforce News

Strikeforce announced a lightweight matchup between Bobby Green and Matt Ricehouse.  “Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman” takes place Aug. 18 at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego.  The bout is expected to take place on the preliminary portion of this month’s event. Bobby Green is currently riding a 3 fight winning streak, most recently defeating...

Aug 7, 2012 3:00 am

Video | At Home with Ronda Rousey (All Access Clip) | Strikeforce News

Outside of the mixed martial arts cage and away from the media spotlight, the cameras of All Access: Ronda Rousey a young athlete on the cusp of stardom. Watch Rousey in the hours before her sensational photo shoot for the ESPN Magazine Body Issue. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned...

Aug 3, 2012 6:53 pm

UFC ON FOX 4 Weigh-in Results and Video

All of the UFC on FOX 4 fighters made weight and all bouts have the green light. Brandon Vera came in 1.2 pounds under the 205 limit while his opponent in Saturday night’s main event Mauricio Rua hit 205 on the dot. UFC ON FOX 4 MAIN CARD: Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua (205) vs. Brandon Vera...