Category - MMA

UFC 156 recap: Aldo retains to cap sweep for Brazil fighters

UFC

Well it is a little late tonight but here is the recap of UFC’s annual Super Bowl weekend show. This was headlined by a Featherweight championship match between Frankie Edgar and champ Jose Aldo. This is Edgar’s 7th title fight in a row. He won the first two against BJ Penn, fought to a draw with Gray Maynard, beat Maynard, and...

TUF: Jones vs Sonnen episode 2 recap

The Ultimate Fighter

The two teams rush the house and Jones’ team takes the upstairs and Team Sonnen are in the rooms  down stairs. Jones brought in Frank Mir, Bubba Jenkins, John Wood and Stonehorse Goeman to help coach this season. While Sonnen has help this season  from Vinny Magalhaes, Clayton Hires, Mike Dolce, Jamie Huey and Scott McQuary. Jones team is...

Randy Couture joins Spike TV and Bellator MMA

Randy Couture

Loretta Hunt of Sports Illustrated broke the news that UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture has signed a multi-year deal with Spike TV to appear for Bellator MMA and other Viacom-owned productions. Couture’s first business with Spike and Bellator will be as a coach on the upcoming Bellator show which will be similar to The Ultimate Fighter. The...

UFC on FOX 6 recap: Mighty Mouse retains in exciting flyweight fight

UFC on Fox

Tonight beginning at 4:35 ET 1:35 pm PT the UFC begins their 6th adventure onto FOX by starting it off with one prelim fight on Facebook before the prelims move over to FX at 5pm and 2pm ET/PT. Main card from Chicago will be live at 8pm/5pm et/pt. The card is stacked as the main event features newly crowned UFC Flyweight champion, Demetrious...

TUF: Jones vs Sonnen episode 1 recap

The Ultimate Fighter

This season’s coaches are Chael Sonnen and Jon Jones.  Jones and Sonnen will face each other at the end of the season for Jones’ Light Heavyweight Championship belt. Competitors and winning coach at the end of the season will both receive a custom Harley Davidson motorcycle. For the first time the fighters get to bring family and...

Team Jones vs Team Sonnen TUF kicks off tonight on FX

The Ultimate Fighter

Las Vegas, Nevada – The world’s longest running sports reality TV series is back as The Ultimate Fighter® returns for its exciting 17th season TONIGHT at 8 p.m. ET/PT on FX with a special two-hour premier show. Featuring UFC® light heavyweight champion Jon ‘Bones’ Jones and Chael ‘the American Gangster’ Sonnen as coaches, the premier...

UFC on FX 7: Belfort vs Bisping weigh in results and video

UFC on FX

The UFC held the weigh ins for the UFC on FX 7: Belfort vs Bisping event yesterday at the Ibirapuera Arena in São Paulo, Brazil, where the event will take place tonight. 1 fight will be airing on Facebook, six will air on Fuel TV, and the main card with five more fights will air on FX. Below are the results of the weigh ins for each fight and...

UFC 158: St-Pierre vs Diaz announced for Montreal on March 16

Georges St Pierre

Toronto, Canada – UFC® welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has posted an impressive 10-fight win streak during his reign atop the 170-pound division. On Saturday, March 16, he will look to extend that streak by one more as he steps back into the Octagon® in his hometown to face former STRIKEFORCE® champion Nick Diaz at Montreal’s Bell...

Rumble @ the Roseland 69 goes down this Saturday

FCFF

Full Contact Fight Federation is at it again this weekend. This is the organization that UFC veterans such as Chris “The Crippler” Leben, Nathan “The Rock” Quarry, Ed “Short Fuse” Herman, Josh “Bring the Pain” Haynes, and one of the upcoming coaches on the next TUF season Chael Sonnen all have...

UFC Gym acquires LA Boxing

UFC Gym

LAFAYETTE, CA, January 14,  2013 – UFC GYM®, the ultimate fitness destination and first major brand extension of the Ultimate Fighting Championship®, continues its worldwide expansion with the acquisition of LA Boxing®. UFC GYM looks to bring its ‘Train Different’ philosophy, which combines the best of traditional fitness with the...

New champion crowned as Strikeforce lowers the curtains

Strikeforce

In the first match up of the main card on Strikeforce’s final event Jacre Souza took on UFC fighter and TUF 3 alum Ed Herman in a catch-weight bout at 194 pounds. Jacre used some precise striking to set up a take down. they were reset on their feet after Herman was warned for up kicking a downed opponent. Once Jacre got him down again he...

Final Strikeforce event prelim card results

Strikeforce

Last night Strikeforce held its final event with a stacked card of their most notable fighters. The evening was started out off as a representative of MMA’s royal family Roger Gracie faced off against Anthony Smith in a middleweight affair. The first round was all Smith striking and avoiding getting taken down by Gracie. Once Gracie got the...

Alistair Overeem gets his license back, to fight in February

Alistair Overeem

Former STRIKEFORCE Heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem was granted his license again by the Nevada State Athletic Commission and will be able to fight Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva on the February 2 show in Las Vegas. His last fight was on December 30, 2011, where he defeated – and retired – Brock Lesnar from his MMA career...

Velasquez works over JDS to regain belt at UFC 155

Cain Velsaquez

At UFC 155 Cain Velasquez made sure that everyone knew Junior Dos Santos beating him was because he wasn’t at 100%. A lot of fighters attribute a loss to injuries and not being able to come into a fight at full strength. Give Dos Santos his credit though because he has been able to stop most men with his striking but that was not the case...

UFC 155: Dos Santos vs Velazques 2 main card fight recaps

UFC

On the final UFC event of 2012 Jon Anik and Joe Rogan took to doing the commentary on a card of 12 fights from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Of the twelve fights eight went the judges for a decision, one ended by a submission and three by way of TKO. Co-Main Event Jim Miller vs Joe Lauzon In a fight between two men known for their...

UFC 155: Dos Santos vs Velasquez 2 preview and weigh-ins video

Junior Dos Santos

Live tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, the UFC will present its last pay-per-view of the year, UFC 155: Dos Santos vs Velasquez 2. The last time these two met, Dos Santos gave Velasquez his first MMA defeat and also took away the UFC Heavyweight title on the first UFC on FOX show. Weigh-ins were held yesterday afternoon...

Countdown to UFC 155: Dos Santos vs Velasquez full video

UFC

On December 29, the UFC will present UFC 155: Dos Santos vs Velasquez 2 live on pay-per-view from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The five-round fight for the UFC Heavyweight title will be the second between the two after Dos Santos defeated the then champion Cain Velasquez on the first ever UFC on FOX broadcast to give Velasquez...