Archive: ufc news

Sep 28, 2012 12:03 pm

Carwin On Nelson: He’s a back stabber, I don’t respect him | UFC NEWS

“I don’t respect that guy. I don’t like him. I just think he’s disrespectful. He’ll talk all kinds of sh*t behind your back and stuff, but then when he’s at my face, all he wanted to do was talk about the UFC contracts to me. I’m like, ‘Who are you, man? Get out of my...

Sep 28, 2012 11:58 am

At 43 Wrestling Superstar Kurt Angle Still Considering MMA | MMA NEWS

“The hard part about it is, Dana and I never had a problem with money. I met with Dana different times — two times, to be exact, where I went out to Las Vegas to sit down with Dana White. I even took the UFC physical. The problem was the starting date. He wanted me...


Sep 28, 2012 11:27 am

Lyoto Machida vs. Dan Henderson Being “Worked Out” Confirms UFC Boss | UFC NEWS

When Dan Henderson pulled out of his UFC 151 date with Jon Jones and Lyoto Machida, who earned a title shot with his first round KO over Ryan Bader, turned down a short-notice title shot at UFC 152, the UFC’s light-heavyweight division got shook up. In came Vitor Belfort, a middleweight and former champion on...

Sep 28, 2012 11:18 am

Carlos Condit Defends Decision To Wait For GSP Fight | UFC NEWS

“My goal in this sport is to be the best in the world and Georges St. Pierre is the best and has proven that time and time again. To be the best I have to beat Georges. I feel like I did the right thing in waiting for Georges. As far as how I used...

Sep 28, 2012 11:11 am

GSP Thinks Condit Is The Real Champ And He Is The Challenger | UFC NEWS

“I was at a point before my injury where I went to train because I had to, not because I wanted to. I lost motivation. I learned in my career that sometimes you need to break something to fix it before it breaks by itself. I don’t need to lose a fight to improve my...

Sep 28, 2012 10:58 am

VIDEO | UFC on FUEL TV 5 Weigh-In Ceremony (Full Replay) | UFC NEWS

UFC on FUEL TV 5 is set to go down tomorrow night on FUEL TV from Nottingham England. In the main event heavyweights Stefan Struve and Stipe Miocic will square off in a five-round fight to determine who belongs in talks amongst the division elite. Today the UFC held the official weigh-ins ceremony and all...

Sep 28, 2012 10:37 am

UFC on FUEL TV 5: Weigh-In Results | UFC NEWS

The UFC held the official weigh-ins ceremony today for tomorrows UFC on FUEL TV 5 event. All but DaMarques Johnson (*) made the required weight limit. However in his defense, he took this bout on just two-weeks notice. Full Weigh-In Results: MAIN CARD: (FUEL TV, 4 p.m. ET) Stipe Miocic (239) vs. Stefan Struve (251)...

Sep 28, 2012 7:14 am

Clay Guida drops to featherweight division | UFC News

By: Chris Taylor Longtime UFC lightweight standout Clay Guida (29-13 MMA, 9-7 UFC) is dropping down a weight class and will now compete in the UFC’s featherweight division. Clay’s representatives at VFD Sports Marketing announced the news today stating that Guida has opted to drop to the 145lb featherweight division. A debut date and opponent have...

Sep 27, 2012 12:38 pm

Carwin suffers knee injury, still expected to face Nelson at TUF 16 Finale | UFC News

By: Chris Taylor UFC heavyweight Shane Carwin recently suffered a knee injury during wrestling practice and was forced to withdraw from his autograph signing during this weekend’s UFC on FUEL TV 5 event in Nottingham, England. However, reports indicate that Carwin suffered no major damage to his knee and is still expected to compete against...

Sep 27, 2012 11:36 am

Lyoto Machida Willing To Meet GSP At Middleweight | UFC NEWS

“I will be ready to re-start in ten days to fight in December, who knows? (A fight against GSP) would be an interesting karate duel but I don’t know at what weight we would do it. If it is at 185lbs, I will go for it.” In a recent interview with Fighters Only Magazine, former...

Sep 27, 2012 11:28 am

UFC 154 main card finalized with 5 PPV bouts | UFC News

By: Chris Taylor The UFC 154 event in Montreal is headlined by a title-unification bout between welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre (22-2 MMA, 16-2 UFC) and interim titleholder Carlos Condit (28-5 MMA, 5-1 UFC). The fight will be St-Pierre’s first octagon appearance in 19 months, as he was sidelined due to a knee injury. The long time welterweight champion has...

Sep 27, 2012 11:07 am

Cris Cyborg: Ronda Rousey Isn’t A Mixed Martial Artist | MMA NEWS

Former Strikeforce featherweight champion, Cris “Cyborg” Santos, has been lobbying and campaigning for a grudge match with bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey for months now. In this latest interview conducted by Brazil’s, nocautetransamerica, she again blasts the new face of WMMA with insults and talks about the progression of her career. Here are some highlights: Ricardo...

Sep 27, 2012 10:47 am

Greg Jackson Confirms That Jon Jones Elbow Is Merely Strained | UFC NEWS

“It’s a personal choice, and when there’s a lot on the line, like a world title, I think that’s what you have to do. You have to kind of have that mentality where you’re not going to get stopped. As you’re coming up [the ranks], it’s a personal choice for the fighter, but it’s not...

Sep 27, 2012 10:21 am

‘UFC On FUEL TV: Struve Vs. Miocic’ Main Card Fighters Sound Off On Event | UFC NEWS

“Five round fight? This isn’t going five…” –Struve “There’s a lot on the line…” – Miocic “There’s hometown pressure, but nothing like my last fight…” – Hardy “I’m ready to really make a mark in the division…” – Hathaway “We are evenly matched, one of us is going up the rankings”… – Maguire The Ultimate...