Archive: ufc news

Mar 29, 2012 10:31 am

Overeem | JDS Has Incredible Boxing, But My Striking Is Better

“I think he’s a tremendous athlete, I think his boxing is incredible. He’s Brazilian so his ground game is also gonna be top notch. I truly believe that I am the one to beat him. I truly believe I have superior striking, so I can’t wait to get it on.” Read More: Junior Dos Santos...

Mar 29, 2012 9:00 am

Maynard Enlists Marinovich Brothers And AKA As New Training Team

What do Gray Maynard and BJ Penn have in common? Whatever it is, it would appears as if Gray is determined to increase that list. In a report coming out of it was made public that former two-time UFC title challenger, Gray “The Bully” Maynard has finally settled in on a training home following...

Mar 29, 2012 8:47 am

Fedor In The UFC? Not A Chance Says Dana White

Fedor Emelianenko recently came out and expressed his desire to fight in the UFC. Having been one of the best and most recognizable Mixed Martial Artists in the world, the Russian and his management have failed to come to terms with Dana White and his organizations many times over the past several years. So why...

Mar 29, 2012 8:19 am

Joe Lauzon vs. Terry Etim Set For UFC on FOX 4

A lightweight bout with “Fight of the Night” written all over it has just been added to the UFC on FOX 4 event set for August. Joe Lauzon and Terry Etim had an original date in the cage back in Boston for UFC 118, but Etim was forced to withdraw when he suffered an injury...

Mar 29, 2012 8:03 am

Who’s The Betting Favorite In The Johnson vs. McCall Rematch? Find Out Right Here!

The flyweight tournament should be zeroing in on the finals to crown the first ever 125 pound champion, but that is not happening. Instead a scoring error during the tournaments opening round has forced a rematch between Demetrious Johnson and Ian McCall . The two fought to an official draw at the end of three-rounds...

Mar 29, 2012 7:47 am

Dan Hardy Would Love To Fight And Trade Punches With Nick Diaz (Video)

“I think he’s an entertaining fighter, I enjoyed his fight (against Carlos Condit). Personally, I thought he won it as well. It’s a shame some people are gonna look down on him because of that (failed) drug test. I would love to fight him, I’m a huge fan of his. He’s a very entertaining guy...

Mar 29, 2012 7:26 am

VIDEO | Meet The Ultimate Fighter Brazil Cast And Preview This Season

Elimination bouts have narrowed the initial group of 32 fighters to the final 16 who now move into the TUF house. From there, they will be split between “Team Vitor” and “Team Wanderlei” and face weekly eliminations until the finale, where a winner from both weight classes will be declared The Ultimate Fighter. Read More:...

Mar 29, 2012 7:17 am

VIDEO | Fedor Emelianenko Sumo Wrestles In Japan

MMA vs pro wrestling in this sumo bout between Fedor Emelianenko and Shinichi Suzukawa. Read More: Fedor Emelianenko (News), UFC, Mixed Martial Arts Video’s Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Mar 28, 2012 2:00 pm

Boxing Great James Toney Calls Rampage Jackson A "Slave To The White Man"

“That’s what you get for being a slave to the white man. Don’t be scared. Step up and speak for yourself. That’s why I got paid the million-and-a-half dollars and am still getting paid by the UFC. You know what I’m sayin’? The highest paid fighter ever. You feel me, fat boy? Me. And you...

Mar 28, 2012 12:38 pm

VIDEO| Steven Seagal Goes On Jimmy Kimmel, Discusses Training Silva & Machida

“I am teaching Anderson Silva, Lyoto Machida… I show them, you know, a lot. Not everything I know, but I show them punches and what we call Ashi Sabaki, which means how you move with your feet, how you enter, hand angle, joints, but mostly I’m teaching them kicks and punches… There is a signature...

Mar 28, 2012 11:18 am

After Tate vs. Rousey Dana White A Fan Of WMMA

“When you talk about women’s MMA, I say the same thing all the time, there are not enough good women to create an entire division [in the UFC],But every once in a while there will be a fight, and Miesha Tate vs. Ronda Rousey was that fight. I mean… Miesha Tate, she’s one of the...

Mar 28, 2012 11:11 am

Benson Henderson | It Would Criminal To Not Give Edgar The Rematch

“Frankie gave two rematches. It’s criminal not to give him a rematch after a decision, because, as a champ, he gave two rematches. I think it’s something that has to be done sometimes. There’s just no alternative. It does create a little bit of a logjam, I guess you could say, from the top, but,...

Mar 28, 2012 10:52 am

International Scene | CWFC Fight Night 5: Jean N’Doye vs. Liam James Booked

JEAN N’DOYE will return to Cage Warriors action next month to take on Liam James in a featherweight bout at CWFC Fight Night 5 in Amman. N’Doye (5-0-0) has had a lengthy lay-off since his last bout. The unbeaten Frenchman impressively defeated Dan Hope at Fight Night 1 and was scheduled to face James Saville...

Mar 28, 2012 10:40 am

Want Some Free MMA Action? Invicta All Female Promotion Plans Free Stream Of Inaugural Event

Invicta Fighting Championships will stream its inaugural all-women’s professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event live in its entirety, free of charge to a worldwide audience on the promotion’s website,, from Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kan. on Saturday, April 28. “Since we announced the formation of Invicta, we’ve received tremendous support and interest from...

Mar 28, 2012 9:48 am

Dana White Says Gustaffson Is Beating The Crap Out Of Everyone In Training (Video)

“Forrest Griffin told us that (Alexander Gustafsson) has been out here [in Las Vegas] and he’s been beating the living shit out of everybody. Forrest Griffin said this guy’s the real deal and he’s been out here in Vegas kicking everyone’s ass. He said people don’t even want to spar with him. He came here...

Mar 28, 2012 8:46 am

VIDEO | Dana White Discusses Nick Diaz Marijuana Use | "It's Illegal"

“My stance on the whole thing is… it’s not allowed. You’re not allowed to do it. Whatever the commission says you’re not allowed to do, you’re not allowed to do. It doesn’t matter what I think,” – Dana White Read More: Nick Diaz (News), Dana White (News), UFC Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Mar 28, 2012 8:41 am

Johnson vs. McCall II Placed In UFC on FX 3 Headlining Slot

We already knew the bout was booked, we knew the date as well, but what we didn’t know until now was that this flyweight rematch has been slated for the UFC on FX 3 headlining slot. UFC on FX 3 is tentatively scheduled for June 8, but a location and venue have yet to be...

Mar 28, 2012 8:22 am

Jake Shields Set To Return To Middleweight, August 2012 Likely

Most fighters, if they make a switch in weight class, move down after a loss. However, former Strikeforce middleweight champion and UFC welterweight number one contender Jake Shields is moving up in weight following his UFC 144 win over Yoshihiro Akiyama. UFC officials announced the move on last night “UFC Tonight” on FUEL TV. After...

Mar 28, 2012 7:39 am

King Mo Responds To Release, Explains Twitter Rant

“I came in respectful. I apologized to them for my attire. I came in speaking English. When they asked the questions, I answered in a timely fashion. I felt I was disrespected by the woman’s comments. How are you going to ask a college educated, well traveled man if he can speak or read English?...