Results for: Freak in news

  • 17 days ago
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And "The Reem" also doesn't see why the big boss has an issue with the two men training together. They are, after all, "training" partners. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White was none too happy when learning that his light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, suffered an injury was because he was training with the much larger Alistair Overeem. An injury that forced "Bones" out of his scheduled title fight against Daniel Cormier, which was set to go down at UFC 178 on Sept. 27, read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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When he first got into MMA, RFA featherweight Mark Dickman gave himself the nickname “The Freak.” Why he gravitated toward that moniker is unclear, but one thing is: It didn’t take. Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News Tagged: Mark Dickman, RFA 14 read news >>

  • a year ago
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Four months later, Tim Means still can't do anything but shake his head. "Damn that sauna," Means mumbled under his breath. read news >>

  • a year ago
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"Fox Piss and the Freak Show," need we say more? Read on for the episode 2 recap of "TUF: The Smashes." read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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SUNRISE, Fla. - After a February freak injury to opponent Sean Loeffler canceled his UFC debut just hours before he was scheduled to compete, Buddy Roberts finally got his chance to step into the octagon. Roberts didn't waste his opportunity, sprawling and brawling his way to a unanimous decision over fellow newcomer Caio Magalhaes. The middleweight fight took place at UFC on FX 3 at BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Fla. It opened up the preliminary card broadcast on FUEL TV prior to a read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Anyone in the mood for a good freak show fight? Good news. Mariusz Pudzianowski has agreed to fight Bob Sapp for KSW on May 12. Their super-heavyweight bout will take place in Lodz, Poland. Sapp, who has fought, starred in movies and played pro football, lost his last five fight. All five losses were in the first round. In fact, the last time he got to the second round was when he lost to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in the second round in 2002. Sapp's last fight ended after he sustained a leg inj read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Former UFC welterweight champion and Hall of Famer Matt Hughes may have a lot of lifetime fans, but don’t count Dan Hardy among them. The British born fighter first ran afoul of Hughes last year when the former champion posted pictures on Twitter of his latest hunting trip where he killed a bobcat. The pictures spurned a lot of responses both positive and negative for Hughes’ hunting for sport, and his response was pretty firm on how he felt about it all. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Former UFC welterweight champion and Hall of Famer Matt Hughes may have a lot of lifetime fans, but don't count Dan Hardy among them. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Pat Barry is well aware of the pre-fight scuttlebutt. All the pre-event hype may lead you to believe the 5-foot-11 Barry is wrestling a bear or boxing a kangaroo or maybe walking into a scene right of out "Bloodsport." In reality, he said Saturday's UFC on Versus 6 fight with the towering 6-foot-11 Stefan Struve isn't the freak-show fight some are making it out to be. In fact, he said he and Struve are facing the same challenges they face everyday in their combat-sports careers. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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With the highly anticipated UFC 118 event just days away, MMA pundits' expectations vary wildly in regards to the main-card bout between UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture and boxing veteran James Toney. Sure, the clichés "anything can happen in a fight" and "puncher's chance" generally are brought into the discussion, it's another two-word phrase that has been the general go-to descriptor: "freak show." Even UFC president Dana White has said he believes the fight is a bit of a circus. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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A freak hand injury has kept him sidelined for nearly half a year, but "The Ultimate Fighter: Team Serra vs. Team Hughes" semifinal fighter John Kolosci is ready to return to action. read news >>