Rich Franklin knows that he needs to pull the trigger soon if he wants one last UFC bout.
Rich Franklin is a former UFC middleweight champion and a long-time "at the ready" guy for the promotion. He was willing to bounce between middleweight and light heavyweight and take catchweight bouts against seemingly all comers.
He's also been out of competition since his brutal KO loss to Cung Le in November of 2012.
Now an executive for Asian MMA promotion ONE FC, Franklin has a fight left on his UFC co more
The 16 fighters who will compete for the UFC's first strawweight title was announced Thursday.Some of the notable names include Invicta strawweight champion Carla Esparza and former Invicta FC atomweight champion Jessica Penne.They will be coached by UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and former Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez. The show began filming earlier this week.Check out the TUF 20 cast below.Heather Jo ClarkEmily KaganAisling DalyLisa EllisCarla EsparzaFelice Herri more
The Ultimate Fighter's 20th season will feature an all-female strawweight cast. The UFC made that announcement in early December after acquiring several of Invicta FC's strawweight roster. From that time going forward, there were questions about the cast.
Carla Esparza, Alex Chambers, Claudia Gadelha, Felice Herrig, Bec Rawlings, Emily Kagan, Juliana Lima, Rose Namajunas, Tecia Torres, Paige VanZant and Joanne Calderwood were the first names to be announced, but Gadelha, VanZant and Lima were fo more
The UFC revealed the full cast for “The Ultimate Fighter 20” on Thursday, adding eight women to the strawweight lineup. more
LAS VEGAS – Sarah Moras sports one of the more unique nicknames of any female fighter on the UFC roster. “Cheesecake” talked about where the nickname came from after her UFC debut win.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more
Last week, The Ultimate Fighter 20 cast was revealed at the UFC Expo in Las Vegas. Although we already knew the first eight participants, we were shown the other eight ladies set to join the cast on one of the most anticipated seasons of the show ever.
Coached by Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez, the show will crown the first 115-pound women's champion. Of the 16 ladies on the cast, six are in Bleacher Report's top-15 rankings.
Not familiar with all the ladies on the cast? Here is an early sc more
Ronda Rousey, Cat Zingano, “TUF 20? brawls and more, all in our latest edition of the Women’s MMA Report. Filed under: News, UFC more
The UFC affords its fighters the unique opportunity to travel the world to someone else’s backyard and to beat them up there for prizes and glory. more
UFC president Dana White has high expectations for The Ultimate Fighter 20 all female strawweight cast, and promises a rememberable season of the reality series. more