Results for: Brain in news

  • 3 days ago
  • 0 views
  • News

Let's get this out of the way upfront: mixed martial arts saved Tim Williams' life, though not in the cliché way you'd expect. The love of sport didn't rescue Williams from the throes of a needle. Beelzebub wasn't scurried off by some supreme revelation on the mat. Instead, the heroics fell to something much more banal. A simple CT scan, required by New Jersey state law before Williams' pro debut against an untested northeastern kid named Chris Weidman, the kind of procedure that's more chore th read news >>

  • 6 days ago
  • 0 views
  • News

Charmaine Tweet flew all the way to Houston from Saskatchewan. Her opponent, Faith Van Duin, came from halfway around the world: New Zealand. The two women were supposed to face off at Invicta FC 10 with the winner getting a leg up in the featherweight division. But two days before the Dec. 5 event, the fight was canceled. The official line was the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) wouldn't let Tweet compete due to "medical concerns." The details were concerning. Tweet had take read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 0 views
  • News

Juan Manuel Marquez, left, lost his last bout, against Timothy Bradley, right, for the WBO welterweight title in October 2013. (AP Photo)" align="left" border="0">A researcher also believes boxers have a greater risk of cognitive problems than mixed martial arts fighters. read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 0 views
  • News

Juan Manuel Marquez, left, lost his last bout, against Timothy Bradley, right, for the WBO welterweight title in October 2013. (AP Photo)" align="left" border="0">A researcher also believes boxers have a greater risk of cognitive problems than mixed martial arts fighters. read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 1 views
  • News

"My brain has filed for a divorce and doesn't want to cooperate anymore." -- Akira Corassani. Following his loss to Sam Sicilia at last weekend's (Sat. Jan. 24, 2015) UFC on FOX 14 event in Stockholm, Sweden, Akira Corassani has decided to put a bow on his mixed martial arts (MMA) career. The knockout loss to Sicilia (see it again here) marked the third straight defeat via strikes for Corassani, having previously lost to Dustin Poirier and Max Holloway. Check out his farewell Facebook post (via read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 0 views
  • News

While Akira Corassani hasn’t actually used the word “retirement,” the Swedish featherweight is giving every indication that he plans on calling it a career. read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 3 views
  • News

STOCKHOLM – Dan Henderson said he has no concerns about brain trauma following a 70-second TKO loss to Gegard Mousasi at UFC on FOX 14.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 1 views
  • News

Four years ago, Brian Foster had brain surgery. At least that's what his Wikipedia page says. Four years ago, Brian Foster had a brain hemorrhage. At least that's what most people think. Foster was medically released by the UFC in 2011 when a pre-fight exam showed something on his brain. What it was, no one really knows for sure. It was assumed at the time that Foster suffered a hemorrhage. Even he said that in various interviews. But since then, not a single test has shown up anything on Foster read news >>

  • 2 months ago
  • 93 views
  • News

After Joe Rogan’s podcast intervention with UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub, Downes and Fowlkes wonder whether you couldn’t make similar arguments to many UFC fighters, which might give MMA fans plenty to think about.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
  • 16 views
  • News

UFC commentator Joe Rogan has serious concerns regarding Brendan Schaub’s fighting future. On Monday, he directly expressed those concerns to Schaub in a public forum.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
  • 106 views
  • News

Truth hurts? Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight veteran, Brendan Schaub, had a plan heading into UFC 181 last Saturday night (Dec. 6, 2014) against Travis Browne: Score a huge "Hapa" upset and talk his way into a world title fight ... or at least a No. 1 contender eliminator match. That's quite a bold plan, considering "Hybrid" isn't even a Top 15-ranked fighter and had dropped three of his last five matches heading into this past weekend, including knockout losses to Antonio Rodri read news >>

  • 2 months ago
  • 1 views
  • News

Jose "Netinho" Pegado, the father of former UFC champ Renan Barao, was immediately taken to a hospital in Natal city according to Netinho student Patricio Freire and Globo. Renan Barao's father Jose "Netinho" Pegado had a brain ischemia this Friday and was taken to a hospital in Natal, capital city of the Rio Grande Norte state in Brazil. Patricio Freire, who is trained by Pegado at Pitbull Brothers camp, reported the situation via Instagram initially informing that it was case of a stroke, but read news >>

  • 2 months ago
  • 1 views
  • News

Want to pick the champ's brain? Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight kingpin TJ Dillashaw will have a hot mic for the UFC 181 weigh in event (results here), which takes place this afternoon (Fri., Dec. 5, 2014) inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. "The Viper" will likely talk about his win over Renan Barao, facing Dominick Cruz in 2015, his friendship with Urijah Faber, and so much more. Check it out at 5 p.m. ET in the embedded video player above! read news >>

  • 2 months ago
  • 1 views
  • News

Following years of infrequent competition, Michelle Waterson is thrilled there’s just days remaining until her second bout in a three-month stretch.Filed under: News read news >>

<< Previous PageNext Page >>
<< Previous PageNext Page >>