Archive: strikeforce news

Aug 22, 2012 3:57 pm

The Many Faces of Nick Diaz (Language, duh!)

Nick Diaz is admittedly a guilty pleasure for me. He is one of the best fighters walking this planet in terms of skill. Nick is also one of the most fearless fighters of all time. He’s called out guys most fighters would probably avoid. Diaz is an anomaly. Over the years Nick has said some...

Aug 21, 2012 10:02 am

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Eddie Bravo Breaks Down Rousey vs. Kaufman

Longtime friend of Eddie Bravo breaks down the action from last Saturday’s Strikeforce main event. Eddie dives deep in to the mechanics of Ronda Rousey’s arm bar win over Sarah Kaufman. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Aug 20, 2012 6:54 pm

Lesnar Announces He is Leaving the WWE? | Video

In a video posted on the Tout social media site Brock Lesnar announced he has quit the WWE. Most likely this is “in character”, but if it isn’t would he return to the UFC? Better yet – would Dana White have him back? Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Aug 20, 2012 10:55 am

Josh Thomson vs. Caros Fodor targeted for Strikeforce: Melendez vs Healy | Strikeforce News

By: Chris Taylor “Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Healy” takes place September 29th at Power Balance Arena in Sacramento, California. The night’s main card airs on Showtime, following the prelims which air on Showtime Extreme. Josh Thomson (19-5 MMA, 10-3 SF) and fellow lightweight Caros Fodor (7-2 MMA, 5-1 SF) will likely square off as a part...

Aug 20, 2012 10:32 am

Editorial | MMA Styles: Edition

In the world of Mixed Martial Arts there are enough different disciplines to make for interesting fights. Machida’s karate, Mir’s jiu jitsu, and Jon Jones’s super humman powers are prime examples. Though impressive as those skill sets are alone, it’s usually not the disciplines that garner a win for a fighter, but rather the way...

Aug 20, 2012 7:04 am

Video | Gracie Breakdown – Ronda Rousey Does It Again ! | Strikeforce News

Everyone knows Ronda Rousey is good, but on August 18, 2012, she proved that she truly is in a class of her own. Not only did she defend her bantamweight title, but she did it an devastating fashion against, Sarah Kaufman, one of the most respected female MMA fighters in the world. In this episode,...

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


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 Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

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...