Results for: Morning in news

  • 10 hours ago
  • 3 views
  • News

The worldwide leader for mixed martial arts and UFC news, MMA News, UFC Rumors, MMA Rankings, Interviews, Videos, UFC Results, and UFC Blog read news >>

  • 11 hours ago
  • 4 views
  • News

The fact that former Queen of Pancrase Rin Nakai is known for her racy viral videos at least at much as her fighting ability isn't an accident. Obviously, the attention-grabbing videos help sell herself, but Nakai says that ultimately they're intended to promote her organization. "To wear something unique or different than other fighters, people pay more attention to the promotion," Nakai told FOX Sports. "I think this is part of my honor to get more attention from the fans." Undefeated at 16-0- read news >>

  • a day ago
  • 9 views
  • News

According to his manager Ted Ehrhardt, UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is ready to be booked in a rematch against No. 1 contender Robbie Lawler. Hendricks underwent surgery to repair a torn right bicep just a week after winning the title by defeating Lawler via unanimous decision at UFC 171 in March. Ehrhardt tells ESPN that while Hendricks is healthy enough to be booked sooner, the UFC didn't want to set a date until he was completely healthy. "The last thing the UFC wanted was to sta read news >>

  • a day ago
  • 12 views
  • News

It's Christmas morning for kickboxing fans as the world's leading kickboxing promotion has granted paywall amnesty to all who follow the sport by announcing the release of the entire back catalog. Not a whole hell of a lot has been going on in the world of kickboxing since GLORY 17 and "Last Man Standing" took place at the end of June. Since that historic night of kickboxing took place, MMAmania.com featured middleweight Joe Schilling in the website's first ever long form article (story here) an read news >>

  • 2 days ago
  • 3 views
  • News

The never ending saga between UFC president Dana White and his white whale continues. The reasons as to why former PRIDE heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko never graced the Octagon depend on who you ask, but both he and White have spent years blaming the other for it never happening. Now, Emelianenko says his legacy isn't worse off by never having fought in the UFC because he faced a higher level of talent in Japan. "Well, the UFC didn't want me to fight there, so what could I do? We were un read news >>

  • 3 days ago
  • 89 views
  • News

The finger pointing continues. Following what looks to be the final bout of a Hall of Fame career, everyone who contributed to B.J. Penn's bizarre performance against Frankie Edgar in July has looked to distance themselves as much as possible. While Penn's altered striking style was blamed (perhaps unjustly so) on longtime trainer Jason Parillo, Penn has been critical of nutritionist Mike Dolce. After saying in August that he regretted ever hiring Dolce to help make the drop to featherweight, Pe read news >>

  • 3 days ago
  • 96 views
  • News

That was fast. Undefeated boxing sensation Floyd Mayweather Jr. promised combat sports fans "a big surprise" in 2015, to follow his unanimous decision win over Marcos Maidana last Sat. night (Sept. 13, 2014) inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Watch the replay here. The first thought was a potential "super fight" against Filipino phenom Manny Pacquiao, and Mayweather added fuel to those fires just minutes after his victory over Maidana. "I got to go back and talk to my team, I'm read news >>

  • 6 days ago
  • 7 views
  • News

Forced out of her Dec. 7 strawweight title defense at Invicta FC 7, Carla Esparza's weekend didn't improve as she watched Tecia Torres derail her BFF from cageside. After Torres explained how she 'dominated' Felice Herrig, Esparza grabbed the mic, complimented the upstart but very matter-of-factly told her she 'wanted to have a conversation in the cage.' Esparza started the evening frustrated with top contender Claudia Gadelha falling ill and pulling out of their fight, but Torres was her focus read news >>

  • 7 days ago
  • 5 views
  • News

In the wake of footage surfacing of former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice assaulting his fiance, UFC president Dana White was asked for his opinion on how National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell has handled the situation. "It's a tough one," White said Wednesday night on FOX Sports Live. "First of all the video is horrifying. Absolutely horrifying. You're talking about a guy who's been in the fight business since he was 19 years old. It is the most disturbing thing you will e read news >>

  • 8 days ago
  • 9 views
  • News

Undefeated at 37 years old, boxing's pound-for-pound king revealed Tuesday his plans to call it a career. Speaking with media members following his arrival to the MGM Grand for fight week, Floyd Mayweather Jr. said he intends to retire in September 2015. Mayweather will finish out his current six-fight, $200 million contract with Showtime and CBS, completing the fourth fight on his deal Saturday when he defends his welterweight world title to Marcos Maidana. "I only got two more fights left (aft read news >>

  • 9 days ago
  • 400 views
  • News

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones remains one of MMA's most polarizing figures. As of Aug. 31, the sport's unquestioned pound-for-pound king became the longest-reigning title holder in the division's history, but Jones' Hall of Fame credentials haven't always translated into fan adoration. Routinely introduced to a chorus of boos, Jones seems to enjoy a strange existence as an unwilling villain. Monday, UFC commentator Joe Rogan attributed much of the criticism Jones receives to racism. " read news >>

<< Previous PageNext Page >>
<< Previous PageNext Page >>