Less than a month after retiring from mixed martial arts, Chael Sonnen will make his debut for Brazilian jiu-jitsu promotion Metamoris on Aug. 9. more
Chael Sonnen is recycling some of his old material for his latest venture in the world of combat sports, taking on Andre Galvao at the upcoming Metamoris 4 jiu-jitsu tournament on Aug. 9, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The retired MMA fighter joins active fighter Josh Barnett, who brings catch wrestling -- and a second-degree black belt in jiu-jitsu -- to his showdown against UFC veteran and submission wizard Dean Lister. Does size really matter? We'll find out soon enough. How about it grappl more
gian-villante-ufc-fight-night-43 AUCKLAND, New Zealand – His cardio issues from earlier this year apparently in the past, Gian Villante picked up a split-decision win in a closely contested fight with Sean O’Connell.Filed under: News, UFC more
In the co-main event, the TUF 17 veteran pulled off an unanimous decision victory over Musoke. In the co-main event of tonight UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Stephens out of San Antonio, TX, TUF 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum takes on Nico Musoke. After 3 rounds, the TUF veteran proved himself the better fight and took the unanimous decision victory.
Musoke took the first round through Octagon and positional control. He backed Gastelum into the cage the forced a takedown. Despite Gastelum finding an es more
The trash talk won’t stop, and Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva wants to end this rivalry inside the Octagon.
The Brazilian heavyweight continues to campaign for a match with former UFC heavyweight champion Josh Barnett when he returns from suspension, and the fact that Barnett isn’t interested in fighting him makes Silva wonder why.
"Everything he said is nothing but excuses. He’s simply afraid to fight me," "Bigfoot" said on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour. "If a fighter comes to the media and says he more
LAS VEGAS – Russell Doane used takedowns and superior grappling to eek out a split decision victory over Marcus Brimage in a closely contested bout where the judges had the final say.Filed under: News, UFC more
Hey look, some news about UFC drug testing ... that isn't bad.
UFC Fight Night 43 drug test results are in from Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), which today (July 9, 2014) confirmed that select mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters tested for illegal/banned substances following the "Te Huna vs. Marquardt" fight card last month in New Zealand have all passed with flying colors.
Results from those battery of tests, which include performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) such as steroids and drugs of abu more
Edson Barboza rebounded from his loss to Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone with a first-round finish of Evan Dunham at UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City on Wednesday. more
DUBLIN – There was an incredible amount of pressure on Conor McGregor to live up to a long train of hype leading into his first UFC main event. The Dublin native did not disappoint in front of his home fans. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC more