- 2 months ago
- 31 views
With all the commotion Chael Sonnen caused this week, the Nevada State Athletic Commission hasn't forgotten about Wanderlei Silva—and UFC President Dana White sure knows it. At a media press conference on Thursday, White explained that he doesn't expect the NSAC's June 17 hearing to go well for Wanderlei Silva, who has been asked to appear after refusing a random drug test last month, per MMA Fighting. "I think the Wanderlei story is not going to end well ... When you get caught taking performan read news >>
- 3 months ago
- 49 views
Pedro Nobre signed with the UFC to fight Iuri Alcantara on 13 days’ notice in January 2013, but his UFC career ended in 131 seconds. A year later, the Brazilian Top Team flyweight wants to prove he deserves to be among the best.
Nobre (15-1-2, 1 no-contest) was dominated by Alvantara at UFC on FX 7 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, but referee Dan Miragliotta ruled the bout a no-contest due to accidental punches to the back of the head. UFC president Dana White said it was a bad call by the referee, said No read news >>
- 3 months ago
- 74 views
Glover Teixeira came up short in his bid for light heavyweight gold at UFC 172, falling to reigning champion Jon Jones via unanimous decision at the Baltimore Arena in Baltimore this past Saturday. read news >>
- 4 months ago
- 128 views
Jones was firing the jab early. Teixeira was going to the body.
Glover was letting his hands go but he was consistently coming up short or missing too high or wide. If the accuracy was there, maybe things would have been different but it wasn't.
They tied up against the fence and it was mostly a stalemate until they broke and Glover landed a hard uppercut. In the center, "Bones" went back to throwing elbows before clinching again, where he pushed his foe against the fence and threw knees.
All th read news >>
- 4 months ago
- 71 views
Chills and thrills! TJ Dillashaw plans on letting Duane Ludwig leave Team Alpha Male with a title under his belt by defeating bantamweight champion Renan Barao in the UFC 173 main event on May 24, 2014 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. read news >>
- 10 months ago
- 145 views
Constantly hassled by claims of performance-enhancing drug usage, Georges St-Pierre has had to learn to live with unjust criticism. read news >>
Just a few weeks after letting the world know his UFC deal had expired, Chael Sonnen has a new contract. And a new training base. And perhaps a return to his former weight class. read news >>
There's really no precedent for what Chris Weidman is about to try to do. Sort of. Weidman is tasked with trying to be the first fighter to take out Anderson Silva in the UFC. He knows he has a tall order on his hands. read news >>
Spike TV on Thursday launched the Bellator MMA app for iPhone and iPad, allowing you to become "the 4th Judge." read news >>
Tyson Nam is remembering the sequence as best he can.
The reality is, it all happened pretty fast. And when it was over, Nam tore out of the ring in Brazil and back to his locker room - with the home-country champion out cold on the canvas, not even awake enough yet to wonder what just happened.
But even if how Nam knocked out Bellator bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas is a little hazy, just because he barely had time to witness the quickness, the aftermath is starting to become pre read news >>
- 2 years ago
- 148 views
While many pundits and fans and penciling Jake Shields immediately into the UFC middleweight title race, he knows that he can't let that fog his vision heading into UFC 150. read news >>