Tyron Woodley is already on to the next one.
Just days after his 61-second TKO win over Dong Hyun Kim in Macau, Woodley told MMAFighting.com that he's interested in fighting Matt Brown next, and he knows when he would like for it to happen, too.
"A fight against Matt Brown seems most interesting," he said. "Fans want it. He has a ton of heart and is tough as nails.
"Really looking at the landscape of the division, this fight stood out first. Granted it's one of the toughest fights, but it's a go read news >>
UFC flyweight Jussier Formiga is interested in a rematch against ‘Unclecreepy’ Ian McCall. Jussier Formiga holds three losses in his career, yet there is one in particular that he is "bitter" about and interested in avenging: his first professional loss to Ian McCall.
"I will fight whoever they want, but I'm still bitter about my loss to McCall," Formiga told MMAFighting.com. "I fought him three years ago, it was a tough fight, and he ended up defeating me. I wasn't so physically strong by that 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 >>
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 >>
Hell no, she won't go.
Former Strikeforce featherweight champion Cristiane Justino is not interested in reuniting with her old boss Scott Coker under the Bellator banner, even though the Viacom-owned mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion has introduced a women's 145-pound weight class.
That's because she's steadfast in her commitment to drop to bantamweight to fight Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 135-pound titleholder Ronda Rousey, according to a report from MMA Weekly. After news broke on Be read news >>
UFC welterweight competitor Hector Lombard revealed on UFC Tonight that he will not require surgery for a cervical herniated disc and that he is interested in a match-up against the winner between Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine. Since the welterweight division's two top competitors are scheduled to meet sometime in 2015, the remainder of the 170lb. division is left to sift through themselves in the hopes of stumbling into a coveted spot awaiting a title shot.
Hector Lombard is one of those read news >>
The week's most interesting bits from the UFC and MMA twitter world.
KYLE KINGSBURY RETIRED, BUT HIS MESSAGE DID REACH A WIDER AUDIENCE After watching this video, I've suddenly become interested in UFC Fighting: http://t.co/lIwL8yQvHz
— George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) August 9, 2014 --
JONES VS. CORMIER
"Random drug testing.......awesome. Just like the Olympics. @BrianStann it's working :)" -Daniel Cormier, Jones pulled out a few days after, put yo tin foil hats on!
"Heal up @jonnybones see u in Jan read news >>
Ronda Rousey is still riding high following her 16-second victory over Alexis Davis at UFC 175. read news >>
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has always maintained he'd be open to facing middleweight champion Chris Weidman in a 'super fight,' but hasn't always seemed so attentive to the idea. In February, Jones said he'd like to see Weidman grow his resume before considering fighting him.
"A lot of people are starting to mention Chris Weidman's name and I think in order for it to be a superfight Chris Weidman needs to get his name a little bit bigger and prove himself against some other world c read news >>
Mark Bocek wasn't exactly forced into retirement. The 32-year-old longtime UFC lightweight didn't suffer a string of worrisome knockout losses, or even experience a career downturn of sorts. In fact, unlike most retirees, Bocek exited the sport on an upswing, having won three of his last four, with more than a few miles of tread left on his tires.
Yet still Bocek has decided to call it quits, and if nothing else, his comments after making his departure from mixed martial arts official on Wednesd read news >>
For anyone interested in GLORY's foundations, aims and operations - not to mention future plans for the US and elsewhere - this extended interview with Ivan Farneti will provide a lot of interesting news and details, including a recap of the conversation he had with Joe Rogan at their recent Los Angeles event.
GLORY is a newcomer to the world of American sports television, having only debuted on SPIKE TV in October last year. Indeed the company is young, period. It's second birthday was in April read news >>