UFC president Dana White told members of the media following the UFC on Fuel TV 7 pre-fight press conference on Wednesday that they’re still open to Barnett becoming part of the UFC roster of heavyweights. read news >>
UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett is open to the suggested Jared Rosholt fight, but doubts he will be back in the octagon anytime soon.
Josh Barnett is in no rush to get back into the octagon.
The former heavyweight champion has not been seen in MMA action since his last octagon outing at UFC 168, where he lost to Travis Browne in the opening minute of the bout.
Since then, Barnett has filmed a straight-to-DVD movie in Romania with Steven Seagal and Vinnie Jones titled "Mercenary: Absolution." Most r read news >>
Josh Barnett had an answer on Monday for Jared Rosholt, the UFC heavyweight fighter who recently called Barnett out over Twitter.
"It's unusual for someone to actually call me out for once," the former UFC heavyweight champion said on Monday's edition of The MMA Hour. "But I mean, I guess if there was a possibility to make that fight, I would show the world exactly why I'm not the one call out."
Just don't expect Barnett to rearrange his schedule to make the fight. Barnett hasn't been seen in th read news >>
Chael Sonnen ignored Nevada Athletic Commission’s fine threats and went on with his grappling match with Andre Galvao at Metamoris 4, and the night didn’t end well for the UFC veteran.
Galvao, a two-time ADCC winner and two-time jiu-jitsu world champion, showed why he’s the world’s best grappler and tapped the wrestler with a rear-naked choke 14 minutes into the no-gi match on Saturday night in Los Angeles.
"It was exactly as I expected it to be," Galvao told MMAFighting.com. "I knew he would be read news >>
While most of Strikeforce's top talent has already made the move to the UFC, Josh Barnett remains the most prominent fighter not yet making his way to the Octagon. read news >>
When will "The Warmaster" return to the Octagon? Josh Barnett says he isn't too sure, as his projects away from the cage have been keeping him pretty busy as of late.
Since losing to Travis Browne at UFC 168 back on Dec. 28, 2013 (video), not much has been heard from Josh Barnett, as far as the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) side of things is concerned.
"The Warmaster" has been keeping pretty busy outside of the Octagon, though, as he recently competed in the co-main event of Metamoris 4 a read news >>
Brock Lesnar just doesn't go away in the world of MMA, and UFC heavyweight Josh "The Warmaster" Barnett is always ready to talk. Put them together and some fun soundbites emerge. Recently, WWE manager Paul Heyman sat down with Fox Sports' Damon Martin to talk about Lesnar's UFC career and how the former heavyweight champ's battle with diverticulitis affected his ceiling in the sport. Heyman made his thoughts perfectly clear, and his considerable praise of Lesnar left no lingering question marks. read news >>
Only one way to find out for sure.
It seems WWE manager Paul Heyman is making the media rounds ahead of this weekend's SummerSlam wrasslin' pay-per-view (PPV) and since Brock Lesnar is in the main event, it's no surprise the conversation circles back to his exploits inside the Octagon.
"If Brock Lesnar ever fought healthy in the UFC, I don't see any fighter that could have touched him," Heyman told FOX Sports, though it seems not everyone is in agreement regarding the former heavyweight champion read news >>
Watch former UFC champion Josh Barnett geek out and play the popular card game Magic the Gathering. read news >>
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Josh Barnett is taking a break from his feud with Butthurt Bigfoot Silva to debut his new podcast, "Josh Barnett Conquers The World." Episode one features women's bantamweight Shayna Baszler, who talks about her upcoming fight against Bethe Correira at UFC 176 this August (more on that here), as well as her pro wrestling shtick. For more on "The Warmaster's" eventual return to the Octagon click here. Video: Josh Barnett Conquers The World (Shayna read news >>
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The week's most interesting bits from the MMA and UFC twitter world.
A few updates on what's been going on in the MMA & UFC Twitterverse
There's a ton of tweets below, but first, don't forget to follow me on twitter and instagram: @antontabuena
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