Results for: Canvas in news

  • 2 months ago
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It's a struggle. Blood on the canvas, smears of sweat. Panting, heaving, straining every muscle to its very limit and then beyond. Weeks and months spent in the gym, pressed against cages and mats in live fire drills, trying to get that last edge, searching to find that little wrinkle that will be the difference between the glory of victory or the sting of a loss. Fifteen minutes they give you. Twenty-five if you're the best in the world. And you earn it with maybe 300 of those hard hours of pre read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Feeling reborn after securing back-to-back victories for the first time in the Octagon, Ben Rothwell sent Alistair Overeem crashing to the canvas on Friday night in Connecticut. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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A problem UFC President Dana White has been working on "forever." "I didn't like the canvas, and there's sand on it. I found sand all over my body and I had a little bit of sand in my eye. I've fought on canvases like that before. ... I don't know about the other fighters, but I was really struggling because I use a lot of dynamic movement. I really push hard off my feet when I was standing and then I drive a lot off my toes. I think it got a little bit in my head that I slipped a couple times o read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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After a few fighters such as Sara McMann complained, Dana White says there might be changes to the UFC's canvas. Following Sara McMann's decision win this past weekend, she brought up other issues about the Octagon's canvas being a bit 'sandy'. She says it not only hampered her footwork, the grains also got to her eye which became a bit of a distraction during her UFC bout: "I didn’t like the canvas, and there’s sand on it. I found sand all over my body and I had a little bit of sand in my eye. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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BANGOR, Maine – After years of the same design and material, company president Dana White has confirmed an improved canvas could soon be headed to the UFC octagon.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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BERLIN – Here’s one takeaway on the UFC’s production from UFC Fight Night 41: It has options when it comes to canvas. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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If you’re watching today’s UFC Fight Night 41 event, you probably noticed a lack of sponsors on the fight canvas.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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If you're wondering why there are no ads on the UFC Fight Night Berlin canvas, a little mix-up is to blame for that.... The UFC's attempt at two events in one day isn't off to the cleanest of starts. If you're wondering why there are no advertisements on the canvas of the UFC Fight Night: Mousasi vs. Munoz card in Berlin, it's because the canvas they intended to use is currently in Brazil for the TUF Brazil 3 Finale. UFC president Dana White responded to the question of "why aren't there ads?" w read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Following his controversial decision loss to Quinton Jackson on Saturday night, ‘King Mo’ revealed that he has not been pleased with Bellator’s “slippery” canvas. ‘King Mo' has concerns regarding the Bellator MMA canvas, which he considers to be "slippery." Muhammed Lawal, a former Strikeforce light-heavyweight champion, lost the tournament final against Quinton Jackson in the main event of Bellator 120 in Memphis. While the decision was unanimous for ‘Rampage,' it was one that is considered con read news >>

  • a year ago
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LAS VEGAS – Gray Maynard wanted to get the fight to the canvas, and it was pretty evident why. Nate Diaz got back to his feet after a first-round Maynard takedown, then started teeing off on his way to a TKO victory.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC Tagged: Gray Maynard, (...) read news >>

  • a year ago
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Who says flyweights have no power? John Dodson proved he's got thunder in his hands, sending Darrell Montague crashing to the canvas at UFC 166 on Saturday night. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Over the last two years, Frankie Edgar has logged nearly 19 rounds in four fights against two opponents. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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While the new movie 'Warrior' takes place in the world of MMA, the fights are really only the canvas, while the script and acting add the brilliant colors to the film opening in theaters Sept 9.  Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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With less than a week remaining in the UFC's fundraising "Ultimate Auction," the world's largest mixed martial arts promotion is still bringing items to the table. Included among the newest luxury prizes up for grabs is the complete octagon canvas from this week's "UFC Fight Night 23: UFC Fight for the Troops 2" event. Bidding for the canvas, already underway, begins at $5,000, and all proceeds benefit the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. read news >>