Archive: ufc

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.

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.

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...

Apr 26, 2014 1:07 pm

Arthur Jones: “Jon is different. His mind is on a whole different level.”

The Jones family. What can be said that hasn’t already been pointed out about how freakishly athletic this family is, more specifically the three brothers. Jon (UFC light heavyweight champion), Arthur and Chandler (both NFL players) make up the trio of one of the most successful group of siblings. USA Today for The Des Moines...

Apr 26, 2014 11:07 am

Jon Jones and Rashad Evans Reconcile

By Evan Stoumbelis It’s been almost two years to date since light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones and former light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans duked it out in the cage, and according to the two former teammates, it seems the two have reconciled their differences. For those that are unfamiliar with the situation, Jones and Evans...

Apr 26, 2014 10:42 am

Sonnen On Why He Wants To Fight Rich Franklin

“Here the bottom line: Rich Franklin has one fight left. I would’ve been world champion. Way back when Rich held that belt, I would’ve whipped his ass back then. I would’ve been the world champion but I couldn’t get my opportunity, and I’m still mad about it. I would’ve been the PRIDE champion but I...

Apr 26, 2014 10:35 am

TRT Free Belfort Wants To Replace Machida In Weidman Title Fight

Vitor ‘The Phenom’ Belfort was originally scheduled to face off with Chris Weidman in May. That was before the TRT ban happened. He was later forced to give up his slot, to Lyoto Machida, because the timing wasn’t right for him to cycle off his testosterone treatment. However, now he’s clean. And he wants he...