LAS VEGAS -- UFC bantamweight Urijah Faber spoke to the media Thursday at the UFC 175 media day, opening up about facing Alex Caceres on the preliminary card on Fox Sports 1, his rift with Duane Ludwig, what happened to Chael Sonnen and more. more
UFC bantamweight competitor Urijah Faber spoke with MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani and explained why Duane Ludwig doesn't corner him during his fights. more
While Duane Ludwig was originally expected to depart Team Alpha Male earlier this year to start his own facility in Colorado, Urijah Faber revealed that "Bang" is still doing work every day in Sacramento, Calif., despite their rift over money. more
Edmond Tarverdyan, Ronda Rousey's coach is so confident in his fighter's improved striking abilities he claims she would beat Cris Cyborg 'even with one hand.'
Ronda Rousey's coach Edmond Tarverdyan went on the MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani this week and shared his thoughts on his fighters chances against Cris Cyborg: "Absolutely, I like that fight. I love that fight. Ronda knows that. I spoke to Ronda and I said, 'Ronda you will knock Cyborg out. Ronda knocks out 'Cyborg.' Even if she fights he w more
It’s been six weeks since T.J. Dillashaw pulled one of the great upsets in the UFC’s nascent history by defeating Renan Barao at UFC 173. Dillashaw was the kind of underdog that carried an ominous "puncher’s chance" heading in. Not many even gave him that. He was a piece of patchwork matchmaking to help salvage a pay-per-view.Yet what he did to Barao that night on May 24 was something like the exact opposite of what those projections were. He hurt Barao early, then proceeded to outclass him the more
At UFC 108, lightweight contender Jim Miller took control on the ground in the first round and forced Duane Ludwig to tap while caught in an armbar submission. more
Things just got a little bit more personal between Lyoto Machida’s and Chris Weidman’s coaches.
Weidman and Machida are set to battle for the middleweight championship at Saturday night’s UFC 175 in Las Vegas, Nev., and the champion’s coach Ray Longo is confident his protégé will finish the challenger, since "The Dragon" has a "real weak chin".
"You can’t say Lyoto has a weak chin. That’s a lie," Machida’s muay thai coach Rafael Cordeiro responded in an interview to MMAFighting.com. "Lyoto fough more
Back in the win column, The Huntington Beach Bad Boy wants more.
Tito Ortiz submitted Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko in a light heavyweight bout in May, and he’s targeting a return to the cage in November, according to his muay thai coach Rafael Cordeiro.
"He did an excellent fight against Shlemenko," Cordeiro told MMAFighting.com. "He will fight again in November. We don’t know the opponent yet, but he’s already training."
The former UFC light heavyweight champion snapped a more
The 'Countdown to UFC 175' takes a closer look at the upcoming UFC 175 event this Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.In the main event, UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will defend his title against Lyoto Machida. The show also discussed the co-main event between UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Alexis Davis. Check out the 'Countdown to UFC 175' video above that features Machida and Davis, and the other fight below.Ronda Rousey vs. Alexis Davis more