Dennis Hallman says Ronda Rousey may have 'mental issues' , and details a time where the UFC champ absolutely went off on one of the producers from The Ultimate Fighter.
Dennis Hallman was brought in as a guest coach during The Ultimate Fighter 18 with Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate as coaches, and apart from an altercation with Rousey's coach in Edmond Tarverdyan, he says there were other run ins that happened behind the scenes.
The former UFC fighter recently went on the record, and among the in read news >>
Former longtime UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is allowed to resume full contact training in the gym, but his return to the Octagon is probably still a ways off. The surgeon who repaired Silva's badly broken left leg after a UFC 168 loss to Chris Weidman in December, Dr. Marcio Tannure, told MMA Fighting's Guilherme Cruz that The Spider is ready to resume sparring, and his return date will be determined based on how well that goes: His recovery was great, but now we have to work on his read news >>
Former middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva has been cleared to start sparring again.
Anderson Silva may be surpassing the expectations of his physical recovery, but he still has to deal with the "mental block" that arises with such a gruesome injury.
According to his doctor in Brazil, the former UFC middleweight champion has been cleared to begin sparring once again, but did not give an exact timetable for his recovery over the next few months. He is unlikely to make his return before sometime i read news >>
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Jason High is paying dearly for his mental lapse inside the Octagon earlier this month.
According to New Mexico State Athletic Commission chairman Tom King, High has been suspended for one year for pushing referee Kevin Mulhall after his second-round TKO loss to Rafael dos Anjos at UFC Fight Night 42 at Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, N.M. The suspension expires on June 7, 2015.
In addition to the suspension, High has been fined 10 percent of his fight purse, which amounts to $1,900.
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Jiu-jitsu, in case you hadn't realized it, is hard.
It's a marriage of the mental, physical and technical that takes years to perfect. Actually, it takes years to even become serviceable, much less expert. There are times when things click into place and flawless execution is the reward, but those times come between long spurts of work and plenty of failure and missed opportunities.
That's why the perfection is so rewarding, though. It's why, from the first time you put on a gi to the first time read news >>
- 4 months ago
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QUEBEC CITY – Chris Indich lost early on “The Ultimate Fighter: Nations,” but he impressed the UFC brass enough to get a shot at sticking around, anyway.Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: Chris Indich, TUF Nations Finale read news >>
- 4 months ago
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After what Thiago Perpetuo went through as a child, stepping into a cage to fight seems like not such a big deal. Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: Thiago Perpetuo, UFC Fight Night 31 read news >>
- 6 months ago
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For a man who’s only fought four times – and never in the UFC octagon – recent signee and UFC 170 co-headliner Patrick Cummins sure has made some waves.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos Tagged: Ben Askren, Daniel Cormier, Patrick Cummins, UFC (...) read news >>
- 7 months ago
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Miesha Tate talks to the press about her upcoming title fight against champion Ronda Rousey at UFC 168 at the pre-fight press conference at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. read news >>
- 11 months ago
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BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil – While the odds were clearly stacked against him, Ryan Bader nearly earned an upset win over Glover Teixeira. But then it all went wrong. read news >>
- 11 months ago
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The Ultimate Fighter 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum believes it's a mental thing that's to blame for fellow finalist Uriah Hall's poor UFC performances. read news >>