- 23 hours ago
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Few men on this planet are capable of taking a Greg Jackson game plan and renovating it into something casual fans consistently revel upon. Carlos Condit is one of those men. This is why most of our hearts were about as damaged as Condit's ACL when news broke that his injured knee would keep him out of the cage for an extended period of time. Known for his high-octane, strike-first mentality, Condit's only allowed the judges to voice their opinions on six separate occasions. For a guy who's step read news >>
And I'm pretty sure you won't hear any complaints from fans, either.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder Randy Couture was oh-so-close to having a 265-pound showdown against ex-PRIDE division kingpin Fedor Emelianenko, back in 2008 when "The Natural" tried to retire from UFC and move on to bigger and better things.
We all know how that turned out.
But that doesn't mean he has closed the door on a potential showdown against "The Last Emperor." Sure, both fighters a read news >>
"The Natural" says if Gina Carano does sign with UFC, he hopes she gets plenty of time to get her feet back under her and back into fighting shape before going straight into the deep end against "Rowdy." Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White reveled that if he was successful in locking down the services of Gina Carano, she would get an immediate title shot against current women's 135-pound champion, Ronda Rousey.
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From Yahoo Sports: The longtime fighter is being coached by pro poker star Jason Somerville, who is receiving MMA coaching from Kampmann. read news >>
- 2 months ago
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"The Natural Born Killer" gives an update on his surgically-repaired knee as he reveals he's eyeing a return to the cage in early 2015. Carlos Condit suffered a torn anterior crucial ligament (ACL) and partially torn meniscus in the second round of his welterweight bout against Tyron Woodley at UFC 171 earlier this year (highlights here).
After undergoing surgery to take care of the fight-ending injury, Condit is now in the process of rehabilitation, which he revealed has been going well.
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- 2 months ago
- 320 views
There is an art to matchmaking in combat sports.
While some fights come together with natural ease, most bouts are formed through a hectic process of evaluation. Several aspects need to be graded on each side of the table before committing to the matchup.
Whether or not a fight makes sense in the divisional scheme, timing and making sure both fighters stand to gain similar rewards are the most pressing issues that come to mind. Then, of course, there is the most important aspect of a potential f read news >>
- 3 months ago
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BALTIMORE – At just 26 years old, Jon Jones is widely considered the best fighter on the planet. Gifted, they say. A natural. Jon’s older brother doesn’t agree.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Jon Jones, UFC 172 read news >>
- 4 months ago
- 49 views
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 >>
- 5 months ago
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Carlos Condit's UFC 171 bout against Tyron Woodley is full of heavy implications.
If he is able to beat his fellow First Round Management stablemate, he'll earn a shot at the welterweight championship that will be decided in the main event between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler. Condit is a former WEC champion and UFC interim champion, but he fell short in his shot at unifying the belts against Georges St-Pierre.
But with St-Pierre on hiatus from the sport, the top of the division is wide ope read news >>
- 5 months ago
- 263 views
Watch Countdown to UFC171 where former UFC Interim Welterweight Champion Carlos "The Natural Born Killer" Condit will measure his skills against # 10 Tyron "The Chosen One" Woodly.
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- 7 months ago
- 79 views
UFC heavyweight Shane del Rosario, who passed away earlier this month, died of natural causes according to his death certificate. read news >>