UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture has no intention to put the gloves back on at 51 years old, but high-profile grappling matches are still a legitimate possibility.
Speaking on Sunday's edition of Submission Radio, "The Natural" said he'd be interested in competing on a Metamoris card against none other than former Pride FC star Fedor Emelianenko. That would be interesting, and certainly given the time to prepare and get back up into good, solid grappling and wrestling shape, that would be a lot o read news >>
Former UFC champion Randy Couture revealed that he would be very interested in a grappling match-up against Fedor Emelianenko at Metamoris.
Even though he retired from professional competition several years ago, Randy Couture is still interested in a match-up against Fedor Emelianenko.
While both the former champions have stepped away from the sport of MMA, Couture revealed he would be very interested in a potential grappling contest against "The Last Emperor" in Metamoris.
"That would be intere read news >>
Former UFC champ Randy Couture doesn't believe performance enhancing drugs are rampant in MMA, but admits that for those that cheat, "it's human nature." read news >>
And I'm pretty sure you won't hear any complaints from fans, either.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder Randy Couture was oh-so-close to having a 265-pound showdown against ex-PRIDE division kingpin Fedor Emelianenko, back in 2008 when "The Natural" tried to retire from UFC and move on to bigger and better things.
We all know how that turned out.
But that doesn't mean he has closed the door on a potential showdown against "The Last Emperor." Sure, both fighters a read news >>
Former champion Randy Couture recently joined "Larry King Now" to break down the current crop of UFC champions. He dubbed Ronda Rousey the current Queen of MMA. read news >>
Post-retirement life for UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture has been anything but quiet. The two-division champion has starred in several blockbuster movies, had key roles in TV series along with a host of other promotional appearances and work. While he still loves MMA and acknowledges it will always be a part of his life, if he's being candid, he can't confess to the sport being as central to things as it used to be.
"I think maybe a little less of a part of it than I've been, maybe for some obvi read news >>
When producers pitched Randy Couture on "Gym Rescue," a spinoff of Spike TV's popular reality show "Bar Rescue" that debuts tonight (10 p.m. ET/PT), the idea of rehabbing gyms wasn't unfamiliar to the ex-champ and UFC Hall of Famer. read news >>
Listen to or download today’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Randy Couture, Ben Askren, Amir Sadollah, Marina Shafir, Rick Glenn and Damon Jackson.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, MMAjunkie Radio, News, Radio, UFC, WSOF read news >>
MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) with guests Randy Couture, Ben Askren, Marina Shafir, Rick Glenn, Amir Sadollah, Liam McGeary and Damon Jackson.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, Bellator, News, UFC, WSOF read news >>
Gina Carano isn't a UFC fighter. Not yet, anyway, but that hasn't stopped fans from fantasy matchmaking about who she could face in her UFC debut. In fact, UFC brass have also added fuel to the speculative fire by suggesting it wouldn't be out of bounds for Carano to face UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in her first bout back after a five year hiatus.
For Randy Couture, who has helped train Carano in the past, that's not an idea he thinks is particularly fair or prudent for the fo read news >>
With Chael Sonnen's Metamoris 4 super fight in jeopardy due to the possibility of huge fines from the NAC, he reaches out to UFC Hall of Famer, Randy Couture to take his place.
Metamoris might just be the most anticipated Brazilian Jiu-jitsu events around these days, and with good reason. Their system of submission only super fights give viewers a different perspective on the martial art, rather than the drawn out point systems of traditional tournaments. The next installment, Metamoris 4, takes read news >>