And according to "The Anvil," never fought anyone good. "Let me make this the right way, Bryan Caraway is not my dream fight. I promise you. He's just another guy out there in my weight class, but I feel like people want me to fight him, fans want me to fight him. As a fighter I respect him, I think he's got a lot of good techniques, he's a good fighter and you know, I feel like he's kinda scared of me. Which I don't blame him. Am I bad match up for him? I'm a bad match up for everyone, I guaran read news >>
UFC bantamweight Manny Gamburyan believes Ronda Rousey is in for an ‘easy night’ against Gina Carano.
Manny Gamburyan is not convinced that the potential women's bantamweight contest between Ronda Rousey and Gina Carano would be a competitive affair.
The former WEC featherweight title challenger is a longtime training partner of Rousey and has watched her develop and blossom into the well-rounded fighter she is today. Considering her opponent has not fought in over five years, he simply does not read news >>
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He won't be strapping on the four ounce gloves of the sport, but boxer Manny Pacquiao is now officially a part of mixed martial arts with the purchase of an undisclosed amount of shares in Asian promotion ONE FC. Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports was the first to report the news.
According to the report, no direct responsibilities are outlined for Pacquiao, but ONE FC Victor Cui said he was looking to leverage's Pacquiao's popularity in the Philippines and wider region to promote the brand.
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Manny Pacquiao, who truly has varied interests, now also has an 'undisclosed' amount of shares with Asian MMA promotion, ONE FC.
Boxing isn't the only thing on Manny Pacquiao's plate these days. Apart from using his popularity to be elected as congressman of the Sarangani province, he has also since been appointed as a head coach of an expansion team in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA), while at the same time, declaring himself eligible to be drafted in the league where he's hoping to read news >>
Famed boxing champion Manny Pacquiao has purchased a substantial stake in One Fighting Championship, easily the largest mixed martial arts promotion in Asia today.
One FC CEO Victor Cui announced the news, which came out Sunday night via Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports. One FC subsequently confirmed the news through its Twitter feed: BREAKING NEWS: @MannyPacquiao purchases stake in @ONEFCMMA. Full story is on @YahooSports http://t.co/FtSu4HDwh5 @Kevinl #ONEFC
— ONE FC (@ONEFCMMA) August 4, 2014 "Mann read news >>
How low can you go?
Well, it's not the Bryan Caraway match up he was asking for, but that hasn't stopped Manny Gamburyan from dropping to 135 pounds.
In fact, "The Manvil" recently put pen to paper committing him to a bantamweight showdown opposite regional import Cody Gibson at the upcoming UFC 178: "Jones vs. Cormier" pay-per-view (PPV) event on Sept. 27, 2014 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Promotion officials announced the bout last Friday.
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Former Lightweight TUF winner turned Featherweight contender Manny Gamburyan will be moving down to 135 pounds to face Cody Gibson at UFC 178.
Manny Gamburyan is moving on down. The former WEC Featherweight title challenger has gone 2-3 with 1 NC since returning to the UFC and the 33-year-old thinks it's time for a change.
His hometown Glendale News Press reported that Gamburyan has been booked for a Bantamweight bout against Cody Gibson at UFC 178 in September.
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Once a lightweight competitor on The Ultimate Fighter 5, Manny Gamburyan is set to move down to the bantamweight division.
According to GlendaleNewsPress.com, Gamburyan is now booked to meet Cody Gibson at 135 pounds on September 27. The bout is likely headed to the preliminary card at UFC 178, a stacked event that will be held in Las Vegas. Yup @ufc 178 it is September 27th big card big :) bantamweight debut #135 #MGM #LasVegas @TheDolceDiet ??
— Manny Gamburyan (@MannyGamburyan) August 2, 2014 read news >>
Manny Gamburyan will drop a weight class for his next fight, agreeing to face Cody Gibson in a bantamweight bout at UFC 178, an official confirmed to MMAWeekly.com on Friday. read news >>