In this week’s Trading Shots, Danny Downes and Ben Fowlkes look back on Ryan Bader’s win at UFC Fight Night 47 and wonder whether it’s really such a bad thing to be called a gatekeeper in a stacked UFC division.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
With a short right hand and some follow-up shots to a collapsed Gray Maynard, Ross Pearson made a bold, violent announcement to the MMA world Saturday night in Maine at UFC Fight Night 47: His time is now; ignore him at your own peril.
The Englishman has been puttering about as a fringe contender seemingly since the day he stepped out of the Octagon as an official TUF champion, and now, with a signature win under his belt to wipe away the foul stench of his decision loss to Diego Sanchez, he's m read news >>
Retired Canadian lightweight competitor Mark Bocek revealed on The MMA Hour that he was disappointed with the way the UFC was promoting WMMA fights above what they deserve. While many mid-tier MMA fighters retire without much media attention, Canada's Mark Bocek has certainly not been one of those fighters. The Canadian lightweight presented a variety of reasons that led to his retirement, some of which were grim and realistic, while other parts simply seemed like disgruntled outcries.
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In this week’s Trading Shots, former UFC/WEC fighter Danny Downes joins MMAjunkie columnist Ben Fowlkes to discuss violence outside the cage, and what role our sport plays in that, if any.Filed under: Bellator, News, UFC read news >>
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Both Chris Weidman and Luke Rockhold have taken shots at Vitor Belfort for looking visibly thinner following the TRT ban.
Chris Weidman took to social media, with the UFC middleweight champion taking some pot shots against Vitor Belfort by posting a before & after photo of him following the TRT ban. He referenced quotes from Belfort's MMA Hour appearance with this following line:
"Hang on for a second is this what happens when you replace TRT with TNT?" Luke Rockhold also poured on, commenting o read news >>
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LAS VEGAS -- At UFC 178 media day, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier exchanged shots during the promotion of the event Monday afternoon. read news >>
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In this week’s Trading Shots, former UFC/WEC fighter Danny Downes joins MMAjunkie columnist Ben Fowlkes to discuss Nick Diaz’s recent comments recommending against an MMA career. Is he right? And does he really mean it?Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
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In this week’s Trading Shots, former UFC/WEC fighter Danny Downes joins MMAjunkie columnist Ben Fowlkes to discuss we of little faith in the MMA community, and why we so often bury fighters long before their careers are dead.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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UFC welterweight Matt Brown spoke to MMAFIghting.com’s Ariel Helwani regarding his upcoming fight against Robbie Lawler and how he mentally prepares for such a pressure-filled moment. read news >>
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Michael Bisping aims to get back into the win column next month when he takes on Cung Le at UFC Fight Night 48, and if he does so successfully, he may already have another opponent waiting in the wings. Bisping and former Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold have long traded barbs over social media, and the Brit couldn't help but throw in his two cents when asked about Rockhold on Wednesday's edition of UFC Tonight.
"When Luke Rockhold is done making a douchebag out of himself hanging read news >>