Or as the online publication labeled it, "epic fail," after Goldy flopped on the popular rugby team. "Fueling the American stereotype of being completely ignorant about other countries, the US commentator announced, 'Here tonight in attendance, Jonah Lomu of the All Blacks, one of the greatest Australian Rules Football players of all time.' Jonah Lomu is, of course, not one of our greatest AFL players, but rather one of the world's greatest Rugby union players. You know, the sport that the All B more
Derrick Lewis has not lost since 2011, and his outing at Sunday’s “The Ultimate Fighter 19” finale in Las Vegas proved no different. more
Dan Henderson will return to the middleweight division.
Following a one-sided loss to Dan Cormier at UFC 173, "Hendo" has decided to cut down to 185 pounds for his next UFC bout, Henderson’s muay thai coach Daniel Woirin told MMAFighting.com on Tuesday.
Henderson, who weighed in at 199 pounds for his light heavyweight bout with Cormier in May, won only two of his six fights since returning to the UFC as a light heavyweight in 2011. Both wins came against former champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua.
Before the sleepy RFA 15 unfolded on June 6, fans best knew referee Mike Beltran as the man with the longest mustache in MMA.
But Beltran made new waves with the ballsy and rare decision he made with 35 seconds left in the bout between Sam Toomer and an extremely timid Daniel Aguiar.
Beltran warned Aguiar on several instances in the first two rounds to stop perpetually stalling the action with butt scoots. Finally, in the third round, and because Aguiar refused to engage and continued to resort more
Cub Swanson may find it hard to intimidate Jeremy Stephens after everything "Lil' Heathen" went through back in 2012. "It was really a good thing. At the time, I thought, 'Why is this happening to me?' It really ended up being a good thing. It took my life by surprise and hurt me financially. It crushed me, broke me down. This is when I'm most dangerous. I'm back to falling in love with the training. I'm a better person and a better father. It was a good and bad thing altogether. It was a good l more
Can Nunes follow in the path of Bibiano Fernandes?
Rafael Nunes won a belt in his last fight and he could be in line for another title shot if he can overcome Koji Ando in a battle between two lightweight champions at ONE FC: "War of Dragons."
The Brazilian is undefeated, boasting a perfect professional record of 10-0, and is on a streak of nine successive stoppage wins, but he has been handed a tough debut against the Legend FC lightweight champion.
Ando won that title in his most recent fight more
Anderson Silva continues to work his way back from a nasty leg injury, and he gave UFC fans reason to be excited during a recent sparring session.Not only did he look good moving around during the session, but he also gave a "scout's honor" to return to fighting in 2015. Silva still has a long way to go before he will be ready to fight, but he is determined to return next year.[YouTube]Read more MMA news on BleacherReport.com more
So basically, we have another six months of him waffling.
I guess that Walmart gig isn't working out.
Retired Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight Nick Diaz is back in the headlines, after showing his face at last weekend's (Sat., June 21, 2014) GLORY double-feature in Inglewood, Calif. (results here). That's where he ran into veteran reporter Loretta Hunt. Ran into Nick Diaz last nite at Glory. Good mood. Said he hoped to be fighting again by new year; trying to work out contracts more
At UFC 178, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will once again face off against his most difficult opponent to date in Alexander Gustafsson. Since the end of their first Octagon meeting at UFC 165, in which Jones won by unanimous decision, the UFC and the majority of MMA fans had been pining for a Jones/Gustafsson rematch. Eventually getting their wish, the champion will defend his title for a second time against his Swedish counterpart on September 27. The Champion’s Reluctance
After his more