Results for: Retire in news

  • a day ago
  • 5 views
  • News

Anderson Silva spoke to his first master, who told him that there’s not a specific time to retire, it’s about realizing when your heart is no longer in the fight.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 4 days ago
  • 4 views
  • News

Like a fine wine ... At age 44, Dan Henderson will step into the Octagon tonight (Sat. Jan. 24, 2015) to compete in mixed martial arts (MMA) fight No. 43 when he takes on Gegard Mousasi in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 14, which goes down inside Tele2 Arena from Stockholm, Sweden. When you add his wrestling career into the mix, "Hendo" has been putting his body through the rigors of combat sports for more than two decades. But, if you think he has any plans of slowing down anytime soon ... thi read news >>

  • 6 days ago
  • 0 views
  • News

Depends. Frank Mir has been asked to head south for the winter to headline the upcoming UFC Fight Night 61 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Sun., Feb. 22, 2015 on FOX Sports 1, which takes place inside Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. But despite four consecutive losses, Mir won't call this a do-or-die situation. That's because his performance will dictate his future, as a great fight -- even in defeat -- won't be enough to prompt him to retire. But if he gets cl read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 76 views
  • News

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight titleholder Johny Hendricks had yet another brutal weight cut prior to his UFC 181 rematch against Robbie Lawler, which left him without the belt last month (Dec. 6, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada. That's what happens when you start camp as a heavyweight. But "Bigg Rigg" insists those days are over, and promises to be more disciplined in between fights. While he continues to work with famed weight-cutting guru Mike Dolce, the bearded brawler s read news >>

  • 23 days ago
  • 58 views
  • News

Some of you young bucks may not be old enough to remember what Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was like when Tim Sylvia was king of the heavyweight castle, but there was a point from 2005-06 when "The Maine-iac" won six straight, including two over then-fanboy darling Andrei Arlovski. Sigh ... good times. In fact, his bout against Randy Couture is what prompted me to spout off at the mouth for the very first time right here on MMAmania.com, as I predicted a swift and certain death for "The read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 20 views
  • News

Fighter retirement has become an ongoing topic in MMA, as fighters from 00's continue to age out of the sport. Now, fighters are responding. It's incredibly easy for fans to treat their favorite athletes like they know and understand them intimately. Personal and professional decisions become open season for comment, when a figure lives even a small portion of their life in the public eye. Few decisions seem to draw as much public interest or advice as when a fighter should hang up his gloves. E read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 6 views
  • News

Fans, media, and even UFC fixtures like Joe Rogan and Dana White have been known to urge fighters to retire. Whether they appreciate that or view it as “completely patronizing,” they don’t always hear what we want them to. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 109 views
  • News

UFC president Dana White spoke about a 'laundry list' of issues with Nate Diaz. After a lengthy contract dispute with the UFC, Nate Diaz made his return in less than optimal shape, and he got thoroughly dominated by Rafael Dos Anjos. While both Nate and his brother Nick have stated that he dealt with multiple issues and injuries during camp, White clearly wasn't happy about what he saw. During the UFC on FOX post-fight press conference, White spoke about a number of issues he has with Diaz, whic read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 66 views
  • News

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White admitted that he "didn't know" what he'd do if Nate Diaz defeated Rafael dos Anjos last night (Sat., Dec. 13, 2014) in the UFC on FOX 13 co-main event from U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Well, Diaz didn't win, getting drubbed for three rounds en route to a lopsided unanimous decision loss (read full recap here). And White still isn't quite sure what that future holds for the former No. 1-ranked Lightweight title challenger. His read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 1 views
  • News

The UFC 145-pound champion feels that he already is one of the greatest in history but wants more. Jose Aldo already sees himself as one of the greatest MMA fighters of all time and wants to achieve more. The UFC Featherweight champion, the one and only so far since his division has been introduced in the UFC, plans to keep his belt for a long period and retire holding it. Interviewed by Combate.com, he says that wants to be in the number one spot of P4P rankings of MMA history when hang up his read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 0 views
  • News

After going through something like that, walking away was the obvious choice. Yves Edwards retired from competing in the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA) after nearly 70 professional fights in various organizations, including his final run with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Full details here. Though the lightweight veteran didn't go out with a win, losing via first-round submission to Akbarh Arrealoa at UFC Fight Night 57 on Nov. 22, 2014, in Austin, Texas (results), Edwards felt there read news >>

  • a month ago
  • 8 views
  • News

Ultimate Fighting Championship, Pride Fighting Championships and Strikeforce veteran Yves Edwards has decided to retire. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
  • 19 views
  • News

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva explains why he chose to not retire following breaking his leg at UFC 168 during "The Time is Now" press conference in Las Vegas on Monday. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
  • 771 views
  • News

"Almost everybody at the UFC level can fight through an injury. We're all hurt by the time the fight comes. I'm starting camps off with the injuries that I haven't properly addressed and that's affecting the way I train, movements we're using and what we can do on a certain day. I've got Forrest Griffin making jokes about it like, ‘It's time to retire when I train like Mir.' I'm like, ‘what are you saying?' He's like, ‘Well you walk in the gym, what doesn't hurt?' So I was like, ‘well, you're ri read news >>

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