Archive: ufc

Nov 11, 2013 10:31 am

VIDEO | Bisping & Kennedy Trade Barbs On Inside MMA

UFC middleweights Tim Kennedy and Michael Bisping have set themselves up on a collision course to face off inside the eight-sided cage. Recent stints on Inside MMA only fueled this budding rivalry even further.

Nov 11, 2013 10:10 am

Renzo Gracie Says Chris Weidman Will Submit Anderson Silva

“I do believe [Chris Weidman’s] going to submit him, yes,” Brazilian jiu jitsu and MMA legend Renzo Gracie said of his student, UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (right).  “He’s getting better every day.  If Anderson doesn’t improve his ground game, he will be in trouble this time.”   By Christopher Murphy @MurphMMA This December, the...

Nov 11, 2013 9:48 am

Diaz vs. Maynard III tabbed as new TUF 18 Finale main event

With the recent shakeup of headlining bouts there will be a new main event for The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale. The UFC announced Sunday that a knee injury has forced lightweight champion Anthony Pettis to withdraw from his first title defense against Josh Thomson. To fill that void, the UFC put in a flyweight title...

Nov 11, 2013 9:43 am

Anthony Pettis Injured – Johnson And Benavidez To Main Event For UFC On FOX 9

  Anthony Pettis’ first title defense has been postponed. According to a report on Fox Sports Live on Sunday night, the newly crowned UFC lightweight champion has suffered a knee injury, and will have to withdraw from his UFC on Fox 9 matchup against Josh Thompson. This is in stark contrast to what Dana White had reported Saturday...


Nov 11, 2013 9:40 am

Vitor Belfort Ready To Be First To Win UFC Gold In Three Weight Classes

Since his return to the UFC in 2009, Vitor Belfort has been on an absolute tear. Outside of his defeats to Jon Jones and Anderson Silva, the Brazilian ‘Phenom’ has only let one opponent (Michael Bisping) out of the first round of action. With his recent destruction of Dan Henderson (See Video), Vitor is ready...

Nov 11, 2013 9:33 am

Dan Henderson Post-Fight: ‘My body feels good and able to continue.”

Video: UFC Fight Night: Henderson gets KO’d vs. Belfort “You know, I just got caught; I got caught with a nice little uppercut. I felt like I was still aware of what was going on. I know that he threw a head kick and I was definitely dazed for sure, but I would have liked...

Nov 11, 2013 9:26 am

UFC Boss Not Ready To Guarantee Belfort A Title Shot

“Vitor Belfort’s next. Or – I don’t know. You never know what happens here. That Weidman-Silva fight happens, somebody gets hurt and they’re sidelined for. You just never know what’s going to happen. … Anything could happen, but there’s nothing but big fights for Vitor. Imagine if we do Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort again....

Nov 11, 2013 9:13 am

Dana White: ‘Jon Jones Sounds Worried About Gustafsson Rematch’

By Evan Stoumbelis Dana White responded to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones’ comments about the UFC giving Alexander Gustafsson an easy fight to protect the rematch between Gustafsson and Jones by saying: “Jon, I love you, but you’re not a matchmaker. Fight your fight, he’ll fight his fight, and don’t worry about it.” “It...

Nov 11, 2013 9:11 am

Dana Admits The UFC Announced Gust vs. Nog Prior To Lil Nog’s Acceptance Of Bout

UFC President Dana White admitted recently that he prematurely announced the Alexander Gustafsson versus ‘Lil Nog’ bout, which is why they had to cancel it and give Gustafsson Jimi Manuwa instead. As a result the younger Noguiera brother received a hefty public backlash from Chael Sonnen, who stated, ‘He fight’s less than Ghandi,’ among several...

Nov 11, 2013 8:43 am

Dana White Gives Brandon Thatch ‘F***ing Stud” Status

“(Thatch was impressive), especially how good he looked with who he was fighting, and what he did to who he was fighting,” White told a small group of reporters following the UFC Fight Night 32 post-event news conference. “I have a lot of respect for Thiago. (Thatch) hunted him down and stayed right in his...

Nov 11, 2013 8:08 am

VIDEO | Vitor Belfort’s History Making K.O. Over Dan Henderson (Full Highlight)

In last weekend’s main event, Vitor Belfort silenced critics with the first ever K.O. anyone has earned over the legendary Dan Henderson. Want more highlights from Last Saturday’s K.O. rich event? Here’s the list: VIDEO | Jeremy Stephen’s K.O.’s Rony Jason In The First (Full Highlight) VIDEO | Thatch Impresses With 1st Round Stoppage Over...

Nov 11, 2013 8:08 am

VIDEO | ‘Feijao’ Submits Pokrajac With Brutal Striking Barrage (Full Highlight)

Rafael ‘Feijao’ Cavalcante made quick work of his UFC Fight Night 32 opponent, Igor Pokrajac. The two light-heavyweight fighters engaged in a clinch early on and ‘Feijao’ got the better of it. Want more highlights from Last Saturday’s K.O. rich event? Here’s the list: VIDEO | Jeremy Stephen’s K.O.’s Rony Jason In The First (Full...

Nov 11, 2013 8:07 am

VIDEO | Thatch Impresses With 1st Round Stoppage Over Paulo Thiago (Full Highlight)

In what was one of Saturday’s more impressive performances, Brandon Thatch dropped and stopped Paulo Thiago with a knee to the body that forced the Brazilian to tap. Want more highlights from Last Saturday’s K.O. rich event? Here’s the list: VIDEO | Jeremy Stephen’s K.O.’s Rony Jason In The First (Full Highlight) VIDEO | ‘Feijao’...

Nov 11, 2013 8:07 am

VIDEO | Jeremy Stephen’s K.O.’s Rony Jason In The First (Full Highlight)

In the battle of four-first names, Jeremy Stephens was victorious last Saturday over Rony Jason with this amazing first round K.O. Want more highlights from Last Saturday’s K.O. rich event? Here’s the list: VIDEO | Thatch Impresses With 1st Round Stoppage Over Paulo Thiago (Full Highlight) VIDEO | ‘Feijao’ Submits Pokrajac With Brutal Striking Barrage...

Nov 9, 2013 8:43 pm

.gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Vitor Belfort’s 1st Round KO Over Dan Henderson

If animated .gifs are your thing look no further. Thanks to Zombie Profit we have this gem from tonight’s UFC Fight Night 32, showcasing the Vitor Belfort’s historic KO over Dan Henderson. .GIF Directory: .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Sicilia KO’s Pepey In The First .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Stephens Nasty 1st...

Nov 9, 2013 8:28 pm

.gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Thatch Stops Thiago In 1st With Brutal Body Shot

If animated .gifs are your thing look no further. Thanks to Zombie Profit we have this gem from tonight’s UFC Fight Night 32, showcasing Brandon Thatch’s brutal knee to the body that stopped Paulo Thiago dead in his tracks. .GIF Directory: .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Sicilia KO’s Pepey In The First .gif | UFC...

Nov 9, 2013 8:21 pm

.gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Stephens Nasty 1st Rd KO Over Jason

If animated .gifs are your thing look no further. Thanks to Zombie Profit we have this gem from tonight’s UFC Fight Night 32, showcasing Jeremy Stephens taking out Rony Jason. .GIF Directory: .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Sicilia KO’s Pepey In The First .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Stephens Nasty 1st Rd KO...

Nov 9, 2013 8:13 pm

.gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Sicilia KO’s Pepey In The First

If animated .gifs are your thing look no further. Thanks to Zombie Profit we have this gem from tonight’s UFC Fight Night 32, showcasing Sam Sicilia’s brutal stoppage of Godofredo Pepey. .GIF Directory: .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Sicilia KO’s Pepey In The First .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Stephens Nasty...

Nov 9, 2013 7:14 pm

UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Ferreira Defeats Sarafian By Way of Split Decision

After such an exciting night of fights, it was a surprise to see this fight leave the first round. As a matter of fact, most of this fight was rather uneventful. Daniel Sarafian landed a few big shots that brought the crowd to life, but it was Cezar Ferreira’s takedowns that decided the outcome of...

Nov 9, 2013 5:52 pm

UFC Fight Night 32 Results: LaFlare Defeats Ponzinibbio By Way of Unanimous Decision

RYAN LAFLARE VS. SANTIAGO PONZINIBBIO Ryan LaFlare did a great job in the first round countering Ponzinibbio’s leg kicks with takedowns. It happened a number of times in the first round and it gave a lot of “offensive time” to LaFlare. LaFlare was constantly working for transitions and submissions so he was never in danger...

Nov 9, 2013 5:17 pm

UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Stephens KOs Jason In Opening Minute of Fight

Taking the fighter’s records into consideration, nobody expected this fight to make it to a judge’s decision. Most did, however, expect it to take longer than 40 seconds. In a fight that didn’t leave the first minute— let alone the first round, both Stephens and Jason looked confident in their striking. Jason threw a flying...