- 10 days ago
- 114 views
Hunger can create confusion, and apparently Mark Hunt's empty stomach got the better of him.
On Tuesday morning, the heavy-handed knockout artist baffled the MMA community when he took to social media to announce that he was now unemployed. While the former K-1 champion did not specify what had inspired his tweet, he did post another message that referenced his fighting career and how the situation at hand was not of his choosing.
Hunt's messages caused an immediate uproar across the MMA landsca read news >>
After rumors emerged this week that former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans was interested in making a move to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), 'Suga' clarifies the situation.
Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter indicated Wednesday that Evans had discussed the possible switch with pro wrestling officials over the July 4 holiday weekend in Las Vegas at the UFC Fan Expo. According to Meltzer, Evans' name has been on a short list of UFC fighters in talks to make the tra read news >>
- 2 months ago
- 65 views
Kenny Monday talks about his unexpected release as wrestling coach of the Blackzilians. Rashad Evans later revealed it was an ongoing rift that was brewing between Monday and the camp's management that ultimately lead to the move. You often hear of fighters leaving their mixed martial arts (MMA) camps due to rifts and/or other reasons, but lately, it seems that trend has been leading to coaches doing the exact same thing.
A few days after Urijah Faber declared that Duane Ludwig's departure from read news >>
- 5 months ago
- 203 views
Mac Danzig, a UFC veteran who won the sixth season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” is retiring from MMA after 13 years as a professional fighter.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos Tagged: Mac Danzig read news >>
- 9 months ago
- 101 views
As it turns out, UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez wasn't suspended six months following his UFC 166 victory over Junior dos Santos earlier this month. read news >>
- 11 months ago
- 44 views
The Ultimate Fighting Championship released a statement in reaction to the Boston City Counsel's passing an age restriction on attending MMA events on Wednesday. read news >>
- a year ago
- 1834 views
The Nick Diaz camp has cited irregularities in the way the Quebec commission handled the UFC 158 weigh-ins and drug tests, and calls on Georges St-Pierre to "fight Mr. Diaz at 170 pounds or else vacate the belt." read news >>
Following Wednesday's news that both fighters failed drug tests earlier this month at UFC on FUEL TV 8 in Japan, both Riki Fukuda and Alex Caceres have released statements. read news >>
UFC bantamweight Nick Denis has announced his MMA retirement.
The 29-year-old Canadian fighter, who made an impressive UFC debut earlier this year, made the announcement on Thursday on his personal blog.
Denis, who went 1-1 in the UFC, cited concerns over potential brain injuries.
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Lyoto Machida on Friday revealed to MMAWeekly.com that he declined the Jon Jones fight at UFC 152 due to a lack of time "to have a training camp that is complete and worthy of his work." read news >>
In a statement released Thursday on his official Facebook page, Chad Robichaux said doctors discovered serious kidney problems after he failed to make weight for a flyweight title bout with Will Campuzano at Legacy Fighting Championship 12.
Robichaux bowed out of the headliner late Thursday after the fight was set as a non-title affair. AXS TV, which broadcasts tonight's event, confirmed his withdrawal.
Now headlining the event is a welterweight clash pitting veteran Jay Hieron against read news >>