SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw talks about acting like a champion, why it was a mistake to book the Renan Barao rematch so soon, life as champion, how he expects the rematch to play out, and much more. read news >>
Herbert Burns’ MMA career had lasted all of 25 seconds before he found it virtually impossible to find a willing opponent.Filed under: News read news >>
Jose Aldo has admitted that he shoved Chad Mendes after being encouraged to improve his fight promotion by his coach.
When Jose Aldo shoved Chad Mendes at the media day staredown it was a moment that was clearly out of character for the long time featherweight champ.
Aldo's coach, Dede Pederneiras, recently said that he had advised his fighters to start talking trash and taking similar marketing approaches as it's "what the market wants," which seemed to be the driving force behind the shove.
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Stephan Bonnar's fighting career isn't over just yet.In a somewhat surprising move, Bonnar, a UFC Hall of Famer, has signed a multi-fight deal with Bellator MMA, according to promotion officials. Bonnar's Bellator debut has not been finalized just yet, however, a grudge match against Tito Ortiz has been discussed. Brian McMahon tweeted last week that Bonnar vs. Ortiz was set.
"I want everyone to know I'm coming out of retirement because it's time to free the MMA world of the virus that's known a read news >>
It is said that if you move a single pebble on the beach, you set up a different pattern, and everything in the world is changed.
Which, of course, means that Rafael dos Anjos kicking a pile of sand in Benson Henderson's face is going to change things pretty drastically. The biggest change being that Dos Anjos has put his name right back in the title picture. Honestly, the way the top of the lightweight division is shaking out right now, whoever is healthy and still on a win streak early next ye read news >>
TULSA – After three fights in four months, the only thing the recently victorious Rafael dos Anjos is thinking about is rest. His career can wait. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
After a UFC-less stretch on the MMA calendar, the organization returned this past weekend, and Ryan Bader was the star of UFC Fight Night 47.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rankings, News, UFC, WSOF read news >>
The BJJ ace said that he is having his "ass kicked" in the process of learning Muay Thai since he began to practice a month ago.
Four time world Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu champion, Rodolfo Vieira thinks about moving to compete at MMA but not any time soon. The 24-year-old BJJ practitioner has started to train Muay Thai to have a striking base when making the transition - and is taking some beatings in the process, as he told Tatame.com.br. "I've been thinking about it but it's too soon. I've been trai read news >>
Ryan Bader made another strong move up the light heavyweight ladder this past Saturday night when he defeated Ovince Saint Preux in the main event of Fight Night 47. The Ultimate Fighter Season 8 winner dominated the surging former Strikeforce vet throughout the 25-minute affair to pick up his third consecutive victory in as many showings inside the Octagon.
While the heavy-handed former Arizona State University wrestling standout is known for having devastating power in his right hand, the 31-y read news >>
Top-10-ranked light heavyweights Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux are fighting to move another rung up the 205-pound division ladder, but first, they had to weigh in on Friday. read news >>
With the move of the UFC flyweight title bout between Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso to September's UFC 178 card, the fight's previous home got a little lineup shuffling. read news >>