MMA fans collectively slumped their shoulders on Tuesday when the UFC light heavyweight championship bout between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, which was originally scheduled for UFC 178 in September, had to be postponed due to an injury to the champ.
Tristen Critchfield of Sherdog has the quotes from Jones' camp, which indicates a takedown from UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem caused the injury.
“It’s part of the game, it wasn’t like ... somebody went for a flying kick and dislocated [something read news >>
Ramsey Nijem’s April win proved a turning point in his career, and it had nothing to do with what happened in the cage. For the first time, the Palestinian American fully embraced his heritage, and it proved a life-changing experience.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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Hell has no wrath like a father's fury. You knew this one wasn't going to play out well.
Ryan Couture, son of the legendary Randy Couture, was given his release by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) last September after two consecutive losses. He was stopped by Ross Pearson at UFC on Fuel TV 9 a year ago, then outclassed by Al Iaquinta at UFC 164 last summer.
According to his pops, junior never got a fair shake from UFC head honcho Dana White. Why? Check out what the former UFC heavyweight and read news >>
Cat Zingano – a mountain of pressures on her shoulders – emerged victorious at the TUF 17 Finale. Check out Cat Zingano's comments from the TUF 17 Finale post-fight press conference. read news >>
When the UFC announced the signing of Ronda Rousey, the impression a lot of people had was that women’s MMA in the UFC would revolve around her, but that’s not the case. read news >>
Gregor Gracie realizes the weight of his family legacy on his shoulders, as he heads into Saturday's World Series of Fighting debut. read news >>
Jon Fitch puts on a Fight of the Night performance at UFC 153, hopefully refreshing his career, and definitely refreshing his wallet. read news >>
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Jon Jones has a lot of pressure on his shoulders heading into his UFC 151 fight with Dan Henderson; the least of which, UFC president Dana White says, is that Hendo is no 'gimme fight'. read news >>
The first Chinese fighter in the WEC, Tiequan Zhang carries the weight of a nation on his shoulders... read news >>
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When people call Jon Jones the next big thing or the future of the light heavyweight division, he politely smiles and says thank you, then goes back to work... read news >>