DUBLIN – Trevor Smith and Tor Troeng spent 15 minutes wrestling for momentum in close quarters, slogging through a grinder of a fight.Filed under: News, UFC more
They call them the Fighting Irish for a reason.
Boston-born Dubliner Cathal Penrded first electrified the sellout crowd at the O2 Arena on Saturday with his Octagon walkout. Then the middleweight brought them to his feet again during the fight, as he shook off a 10-8 first round and submitted Mike King at 3:33 of the second at UFC Fight Night 46.
"This is all about believing in yourself and working hard," said Pendred. "This is where it pays off." More Coverage: UFC Fight Night 46 Results | UFC more
UFC featherweight Conor McGregor spoke with MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani following his TKO victory over Diego Brandao in the main event of UFC: Dublin, and discussed a variety of topics including his emotions following the win, fighting in his hometown and much more. more
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Turns out the barista can actually fight.
Patrick Cummins made Kyle Kingsbury's hometown fight one to forget on Saturday. The SoCal-based fighter, who is most remembered for his spectacle of a fight against Daniel Cormier at UFC 170, made it look easy Saturday at UFC on FOX 12 at the SAP Center.
Cummins was rarely threatened in the light heavyweight fight, as the Reign MMA fighter won via unanimous decision, winning on scores of 30-27, 30-25, and 30-24.
With the victory, Cummi more
Dennis Bermudez collected the biggest win of his professional career, submitting Clay Guida at UFC on FOX 12 in Sacramento, Calif. on Saturday. more
On a six-fight win streak, Dennis Bermudez was ready to defeat a top-ranked opponent when he faced Clay Guida at last night's (Sat., July 26, 2014) UFC on FOX 12 event from San Jose. "Menace" proved to be just that, stifling Guida's normally frenetic movement to become an instant player at 145 pounds. Read our breakdown of his momentum-boosting win below! Last night (Sat., July 26, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweights Clay Guida and Dennis Bermudez faced off in a pivotal bou more
UFC Featherweight Dennis Bermudez revealed following his UFC on FOX 12 win over Clay Guida that he believed his 7-fight win streak warranted a title shot against the division's champ.
With the third longest active win streak on the UFC roster, Dennis Bermudez believes it is just a matter of time before he is handed a title shot for his efforts.
The TUF veteran is coming off a fantastic second round submission victory over the durable Clay Guida, which put him at seven consecutive wins since losi more
With his first anniversary as UFC middleweight champion approaching, it sounds as though Chris Weidman has made peace with never getting the credit he deserves.
It’s hard to believe anyone would doubt him leading up to his UFC 175 showdown with Lyoto Machida—a fight exactly 364 days removed from the first time he toppled Anderson Silva and took a hammer to our delicate sensibilities—yet some fans remain unimpressed.
There was enough weirdness during his two 2013 victories over Silva that those p more
At UFC 175, No. 3 middleweight contender Lyoto Machida will attempt to strip the championship title away from the division’s reigning champion, Chris Weidman. With the win, the Brazilian would set himself up to become the third mixed martial artist in UFC history to acquire a belt from two separate divisions. However, Machida’s opportunity to wrest the title away from Weidman does not come without its own set of challenges. Weidman is a NCAA Division I All-American wrestler who has transitioned more