UFC 145's McDonald doesn't believe Torres is his biggest step up in competition


  • Share on Tumblr
  • submit to reddit

(This story first ran at PressConnects.com) BALTIMORE — At 26 years old, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones admits it is difficult even for him to realize he could soon be considered the best fighter in the history of mixed martial arts. But it’s a reality (…)

view original article >>

Related News

  • 28 days ago
  • 61 views

MMAmania.com runs down the list of "Who's Hot" and "Who's Not" from UFC Fight Night 43, which took place earlier this morning (Sat., June 28, 2014), nominating the biggest winners and losers from the "Te Huna vs. Marquardt" event that aired online via "Fight Pass" from inside The Vector Arena in Auckland, New Zealand. Check it out below. One down, one to go. Ultimate Fighting Championship's (UFC) June double-header began with UFC Fight Night 43: "Te Huna vs. Marquardt," which took place earlier more

  • 27 days ago
  • 11 views

AUCKLAND, New Zealand – A big upset by Nate Marquardt over New Zealand native son James Te Huna was the clear standout from UFC Fight Night 43 in New Zealand.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more

  • 27 days ago
  • 59 views

MMAmania.com runs down the list of "Who's Hot" and "Who's Not" from UFC Fight Night 44, which took place last night (Sat., June 28, 2014), nominating the biggest winners and losers from the "Swanson vs. Stephens" event that aired on FOX Sports 1 and online via "Fight Pass" from inside AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. Check it out below. It was a long weekend, but we survived it ... again. UFC Fight Night 44: "Swanson vs. Stephens" was the second part of Ultimate Fighting Championship's (UFC) d more

  • 25 days ago
  • 30 views

This weekend, the UFC celebrates the biggest fight week of the year, with UFC 175 being the main attraction of the MMA world. Headlined by two title fights and numerous other star-filled bouts, UFC 175 promises to be a must-see event with big implications. Chris Weidman and Ronda Rousey are set to defend their belts in the co-main events. Weidman faces karate master Lyoto Machida in an intriguing matchup, while Rousey takes on jiu-jitsu black belt Alexis Davis. If that's not enough to tickle you more

  • 25 days ago
  • 13 views

UFC 175 is looking to have some awesome matchups that will provide some great entertainment for UFC fans. Chris Weidman is coming off back-to-back wins versus Anderson Silva and is looking to take on a well-rounded fighter in Lyoto Machida. Ronda Rousey is putting her undefeated record on the line against a very tough Alexis Davis. Which fighters do you think will win? Watch Adam Lefkoe and Jeremy Botter discuss these upcoming battles in the Octagon. Highlights courtesy of UFC.Read more MMA news more

  • 23 days ago
  • 36 views

The biggest weekend of the year for MMA is upon us, and leading the way is UFC 175. Headlined by two championship fights, the event has a big feel to it and could go down as one of the great events in UFC history. Chris Weidman defends his title against Lyoto Machida, while Ronda Rousey defends her strap against Alexis Davis. Before those main features, though, we have a stacked preliminary card full of promising prospects and established vets. Last weekend, I was just above the .500 mark. After more

  • 22 days ago
  • 32 views

Ronda Rousey is the biggest star in the known universe. This may not be the most truthful statement ever written. But it feels that way, here in one of the many rooms that make up the Mandalay Bay Events Center. Rousey, clad in a gray Marilyn Monroe shirt, black leather jacket, designer Chuck Taylors and a gold Octagon necklace, is holding court on a small stage constructed specifically for her. To Rousey’s left is UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman. He is discussing his title defense again more

  • 22 days ago
  • 6 views

Just in case anyone was wondering, UFC president Dana White wants us all to know the state of his company is strong, thank you very much. "Business has never been better for us,” White told Yahoo’s Kevin Iole this week, bolstered by healthy live-gate figures from the UFC’s recent shows in New Zealand and San Antonio, as well as his estimation that paid attendance for UFC 175 could top $5 million. Iole wrote White “angrily scoffed” at recent criticisms that the world’s largest MMA organization is more

  • 21 days ago
  • 11 views

Ronda Rousey is set to defend her UFC Women's Bantamweight Championship for the fourth time since joining UFC. The opponent is Alexis Davis, who's won five straight fights but hasn't received much attention leading up to the marquee bout. The general consensus is that Davis doesn't serve as much of a threat to the undefeated reigning champion. The oddsmakers agree, as they have installed the challenger as a major underdog (+800 via Odds Shark) ahead of UFC 175. If nothing else, the lack of respe more