Who wins between Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey? We’ll soon find out. Jones, Rousey, and Chris Weidman were all nominated for 2014 ESPY awards. more
"Money" continues to be king of the combat sports world. Floyd Mayweather Jr. piled on the hardware last night (July 16, 2014) as the pound-for-pound king of boxing took home the 2014 ESPY Award for "Fighter of the Year," beating out fellow pugilists Manny Pacquiao, Andrew Ward, and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) titleholders Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey.
Mayweather 1, Rousey 0.
Floyd began another successful (and highly-lucrative) year by beating Marcos Maidana in a very entertaining fight more
MMAjunkie Radio airs tonight at a special time of 10 p.m. ET (7 p.m. PT) for a live blast from New Zealand with UFC Fight Night 43 fighters James Te Huna, Nate Marquardt, Soa Palelei, Vik Grujic, Neil Magny and Daniel Hooker.Filed under: News, UFC more
For Jon Jones, success at UFC 178 won’t be attained by merely winning and defending his light heavyweight title.
He has to dominate Alexander Gustafsson on September 27.
It’s hard to imagine that a year has almost passed since Jones and Gustafsson’s epic light heavyweight clash at UFC 165. Both men expended every ounce of fight in their bodies for 25 minutes in arguably the greatest title fight in UFC history.
When the battle smoke lifted, Jones was left standing with his hand raised, but Gustaf more
If anyone's qualified to weigh in on the UFC's decision to cut Jason High after shoving referee Kevin Mulhall at UFC Fight Night 42, it's go-to ref and MMA pioneer "Big" John McCarthy.
McCarthy, who began his career at UFC 2 in 1994, talked frankly with Submission Radio about the company's decision to part ways with High after he pushed Mulhall following a questionable stoppage loss to Raphael dos Anjos. Absolutely there has to be varying degrees of punishment, but it has to be a punishment that more
Listen to or download today’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Phil Baroni and David Branch.Filed under: Bellator, MMAjunkie Radio, News, Radio, WSOF more
And it belongs to new middleweight champion David Branch.
World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 10: "Branch vs Taylor" took place last Saturday night (June 21, 2014) from inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the main card saw two new champions crowned, as David Branch became the promotion's first middleweight champion, while Rick Glenn upset Georgi Karakhanyan for the featherweight strap.
Branch earned $36,000 for his gold-grabbing performance, while Glenn cashed a check for $14,0 more
MMAjunkie Radio kicks off at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) with guests Phil Baroni (in studio) and David Branch.Filed under: Bellator, News, WSOF more
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight titleholder Jon Jones calls his UFC 165 unanimous decision win over Alexander Gustafsson his strongest showing to date, because of his heart and determination to win. more