Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Rashad Evans discusses his ACL recovery, when he expects to fight again, as well as his thoughts on fighting teammate Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson.
Rashad Evans has been through it all in his professional career: championship glory, heartbreaking defeats, rivalries replacing friendships and now ACL surgery.
His latest setback comes after two consecutive wins in 2013 -Dan Henderson and Chael Sonnen - the second of which was a dominant display for the entire four more
First, it was Vitor Belfort's elevated levels of testosterone in February. Next came Wanderlei Silva's refusal to be tested in May. It all came to a climax only Shakespeare could pen when Chael Sonnen tested positive for human growth hormone, among a few other banned substances, in June—UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy had seen enough.
"They randomly test three dudes and all three fail," Kennedy first told ESPN's Brett Okamoto. "All in my weight class. All dudes I could potentially be fighting. I we more
"Suga" spoke to MMAmania.com today about the rumors swirling about him having an interest in wrestling for WWE. Brock Lesnar he is not ... yet.
Pump the brakes on any thoughts you may have conjured about Rashad Evans leaving Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE).
A report surfaced yesterday (via Dave Meltzer's The Wrestling Observer newsletter) that stated Evans, "recently inquired regarding going to the WWE."
The former UFC Light Heavyweight champion spoke more
Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Rashad Evans is interested in a potential move to WWE after his fighting career only if “got paid” a significant amount. Rashad Evans is open to a potential move to World Wrestling Entertainment if the money is right.
The former UFC light-heavyweight champion won't look to make the transition to professional wrestling anytime soon, but alluded to the possibility that he may consider that option once his fighting career is complete.
"If I ever did anything li more
DUBLIN – Khabib Nurmagomedov is out of a planned fight with Donald Cerrone at UFC 178 after injuring his knee, UFC President Dana White said today.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more
Donald Cerrone-Khabib Nurmagomedov was a done deal for UFC 178. Then the dreaded injury bug reared its ugly head once again. more
Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, well, former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans isn't going to let there be a second time.
Speaking to Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour, Evans talked about his timetable for a return (February 2015) and also discussed having another rising contender in the light heavyweight division in the same gym as him once again: We fight every day, we are each other's No. 1 training partners. Would I fight him professionally? No, I wouldn't fight him. ... I b more
Injury has forced fan-favorite middleweight Tom Lawlor out of UFC Fight Night 46, and UFC officials are now seeking a replacement opponent for Ilir Latifi.Filed under: News, UFC 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