From the college gridiron to the arena of combat!
Miami, FL, June 26th, 2014 – When you crossover America’s most popular sport with America’s newest sport, you have HIP SHOW ARENA COMBAT’s inaugural U.S. event.
Eryk Anders and Marcel Stamps are not only former University of Alabama standouts, together they are two of the hottest MMA fighters in the Southeast. On Saturday August 9th in Bristol, Virginia, they will team up again in the main event of ARENA COMBAT 1.
The event will take place at the more
Anderson Silva is returning to the Octagon in 2015, but a rematch with Chris Weidman and another shot at UFC gold isn’t on his agenda.
The former middleweight champ won’t let vengeance or redemption become the focal point for his UFC return. Instead, he is willing to take a backseat to teammates Lyoto Machida and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza as they try their hand at the new middleweight king.
During a media scrum in Brazil, per MMAFighting.com, Silva said: Rematch with Chris Weidman is something that more
When a fighter loses a title fight, he usually has to go back to the drawing board, see what went wrong and figure out how to come back stronger.
Some are able to do that very well and get back in title contention quickly. Others, like Frank Mir, don't do so well after a title loss.
With more divisions and fighters now than ever before, there are far more title fights and far more title contenders. Some contenders are ready for a second or maybe even a third shot at the belt. Let's see who they more
Neither fighter looked particularly tired to start the fourth. Machida fired off kicks to the body but Weidman was the Terminator in his pursuit of controlling the pace of the action, not to mention the positioning. He was making sure it always looked as though Lyoto was bailing out while he was coming in.
Even when "The Dragon" was connecting, and he was early on here.
Weidman dipped low for a takedown but the Brazilian expertly avoided it. Back standing, he landed a hard left hook. Weidman sta more
LAS VEGAS -- Kevin Casey talks about returning to the UFC after a stint with RFA, changes he made since TUF, the upcoming Metamoris 4 card, defeating Bubba Bush at UFC 175, and more. more
Welcome to the UFC!
Tonight's (Sun., July 6, 2014) The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19 Finale in at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, broadcast live on Fox Sports 1, featured the crowning of the next two Ultimate Fighter winners from the latest season of the long running reality television show.
In the middleweight final, Team Frankie Edgar members Eddie Gordon and Dhiego Lima hooked 'em up not long after it was announced the latter earned a $25,000 bonus for "Submission of the Seas more
Not since "Duel" has a guy in a truck caused this much aggravation. The "truck" has a breakdown ... in communication!
I'm referring, of course, to the mystery man in the production truck, who was buzzing in UFC color commentator Joe Rogan's ear, asking him to put Ronda Rousey on the hook for UFC 176, shortly after she was done mopping the floor with Alexis Davis at UFC 175.
A question that caused UFC President Dana White to "blow a gasket."
Not long after the incident, Rogan took to The Undergro more
Frankie Edgar's 3rd round TKO of B.J. Penn was apparently enough to persuade rankers to rank him ahead of Cub Swanson in the latest UFC rankings update.
With two events over the weekend, the UFC waited until Tuesday to unveil its latest rankings update. There weren't too many major changes, but the key ones involved Frankie Edgar re-claiming his #2 spot at featherweight, while Ronda Rousey's destruction of Alexis Davis moved her up in the P4P chain. A couple of fighters from UFC 175 who suffered more
Chael Sonnen has made his official response to the Nevada State Athletic Commission's complaint regarding his two failed drug tests in June and acknowledges taking all five of the banned substances. Sonnen made the response through his lawyer, Jeff Meyer. The statement was obtained Wednesday by MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani.
According to his lawyer, "Mr. Sonnen does not dispute any of the factual allegations contained in the First Amended Complaint. Mr. Sonnen accepts responsibility for his ac more