Dave Hill was a creative person, someone who was attending a university to study graphic design. But he was also an athlete, as he had played rugby and soccer with success growing up the son of two educators.Filed under: Cage Warriors, News read news >>
- 13 days ago
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UFC President Dana White speaks for the first time about the UFC 178 media brawl that took place between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier during their first-ever staredown.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Director of Public Relations, Dave Sholler, was pegged with the unenviable task of being smack dab in the middle of the first-ever staredown between light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and number one contender Daniel Cormier.
And we all know what happened (relive it here) once the bitter riva read news >>
MMAFighting.com's Dave Meltzer discusses the explosive Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier feud and other MMA news. read news >>
The MMA Hour is back in your life on Monday. Below is a rundown of who will be stopping by and when:
1:00 p.m. ET - MMAFighting.com Dave Meltzer will discuss the explosive Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier feud and other MMA news.
1:25 p.m. -- Mark Bocek will talk about his retirement from MMA and what's next for him.
1:45 p.m. -- Former lightweight title contender TJ Grant will discuss his long road back to the UFC after suffering a concussion last year.
2:05 p.m. -- Featherweight Cub Swanson will talk read news >>
MMAFighting.com’s Dave Meltzer revealed that UFC 175 exceeded 500,000 PPV buys, which makes it the most watched PPV event of the year to date. It appears as though the combination of UFC champions Chris Weidman and Ronda Rousey has helped bring about the promotion's most successful pay-per-view fight card of the year.
According to MMAFighting.com's Dave Meltzer, the show is believed to have done between 500,000 and 545,000 PPV buys.
Although the July 5th card was also expected to feature the cul read news >>
Ask and you shall receive. Daniel Cormier wanted UFC PR chief Dave Sholler to be included in the ESPN SportsCenter "Not Top 10 Plays of the Week" (No. 4) for his role in the Jon Jones UFC 178 media brawl with "DC" in Las Vegas, Nevada (video here). Sholler became a meme celebrity with his facial expressions and head-over-heels reaction to the public dust-up, which marked a "perfect" beginning to UFC President Dana White's vacation. read news >>
Training partner of Georges St-Pierre, Dave Loiseau, Talks to MMAWeekly about his plans to move to the welterweight division and St-Pierre's hiatus from the UFC. read news >>
Poor Dave Sholler. What started as a prime gig for the UFC's director of publicity, running the UFC 178 media day at the MGM Grand while President Dana White enjoyed a rare vacation, ended in chaos with the set in ruins, Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones scrambling on the ground and even a single shoe flying through the air.
There's a lot to digest here. It was a moment that was bad for the sport yet good for business, one likely to enrage critics and galvanize interest in equal measure.
But first, b read news >>
- 26 days ago
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If Dave Sholler has an ulcer, we can probably blame it on Jose Aldo. "I see no problem (with TRT). A lot of people use something and hide, then they criticize people who admittedly use. I think these are a bunch of pussies trying to find an excuse, fearing to lose fights against who's doing a good job. At one point you have an age that makes it necessary and I see no problem with TRT. I would fight someone who is doing TRT, who isn't, or who is using other drugs. It doesn't matter to me anyway. read news >>
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Watch MMAFighitng.com's Ariel Helwani and Dave Doyle wrap up an entertaining night of fights that featured a five round main event between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown, as well Anthony Johnson's first round KO over Rogerio Nogueira. read news >>