MMAWeekly.com's Ryan McKinnell went one on one with UFC champion Jon Jones to take a look back at a challenging, yet rewarding year. read news >>
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This week we recognize MMA’s greatest achievements of the past year as part of MMAjunkie’s 2013 MMA Awards. Today, we announce MMAjunkie’s Fight of the Year: Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165.Filed under: Bellator, News, UFC Tagged: (...) read news >>
Photo gallery, featuring Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey, from the 2012 MMA Awards. Photos courtesy of Ryan McKinnell. read news >>
The MMA Hour is back in your life on Monday. Below is a rundown of the show: 1:00 p.m. ET -- Jon Jones will stop by to preview his UFC 178 fight against Daniel Cormier. 1:20 p.m. -- Alexander Gustafsson will discuss the knee injury that forced him out of UFC 178 and what's next for him. 1:40 p.m. -- Randy Couture will talk about his new Spike TV show, "Gym Rescue," and other news. 2:05 p.m. -- WWE's Paul Heyman will join us in studio to talk about his new DVD, entitled "Ladies and Gentlemen, My read news >>
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"Money" continues to be king of the combat sports world. Floyd Mayweather Jr. piled on the hardware last night (July 16, 2014) as the pound-for-pound king of boxing took home the 2014 ESPY Award for "Fighter of the Year," beating out fellow pugilists Manny Pacquiao, Andrew Ward, and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) titleholders Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey. Mayweather 1, Rousey 0. Floyd began another successful (and highly-lucrative) year by beating Marcos Maidana in a very entertaining fight read news >>
- 2 months ago
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This year, the UFC raised the bar with nominations for ESPY awards, getting four nods for three fighters: Ronda Rousey, Jon Jones and Chris Weidman. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
- 3 months ago
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Jon Jones' manager Malki Kawa looks back at how the Jones vs. Gustafsson rematch got made. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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A great night of MMA at "UFC on FUEL TV 4: Munoz vs. Weidman" was a not-so-good night for the sport at the 2012 ESPY Awards.
For the fifth year in a row, MMA lost out to boxing in the "Best Fighter" category at the 2012 ESPY Awards.
Additionally, Edson Barboza fell short on votes in the "Best Play" category.
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- 2 years ago
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As the 2012 ESPY awards on ESPN fast approach, two MMA champions have been nominated in the category of Best Fighter this year.
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MMA is slowly working its way into the mainstream of American society. Friday’s ESPN announcement for its annual ESPY Awards included two UFC fighters and one Strikeforce fighter, further bolstering that claim. Read More >> read news >>
Chances are, Jon Jones will never have another 2011. To say that year was a good one for the UFC light heavyweight champion is a drastic understatement. Simply put, Jones’ 2011 may well go down as the greatest individual year any MMA fighter has ever had. Jones won four straight fights during that calendar turn, capturing the 205-pound title and defeating three former light heavyweight champions in a row in Shogun Rua, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Lyoto Machida. Unfortunately, the ensuing three read news >>