The lead-up to the Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier fight on January 3, 2014, just keeps getting better.
After Bones laughed about Cormier's fourth-place finish in the 2004 Olympics as a member of the U.S. wrestling team, Cormier fired back: Saw Jones on @jimmykimmel clowning me for 4th in the OLYMPICS. This morning I can across this little nugget :) #dummy pic.twitter.com/ukWigHeYLj
— Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) August 20, 2014 Here's the video of Bones and Jimmy Kimmel poking fun at Cormier's Olympic read news >>
Fortunately, no fruit (or poultry) was smashed during this photo op.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender Tyron Woodley is hoping to get right back into the thick of things after taking over for the injured Hector Lombard, in a co-headlining showdown opposite fellow championship chaser Dong Hyun Kim at this weekend's (Sat., Aug. 23, 2014) UFC Fight Night 48 Fight Pass event in Macau, China.
Today, both fighters squared off at the UFC Fight Night 48 media day (via Anton Tab read news >>
Because Olympics > High School.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight titleholder Jon Jones was bagging on UFC 182 opponent Daniel Cormier, because "DC" was unable to medal at the Olympics, coming in fourth place as captain of the United States wrestling squad.
See "Bones" yucking it up with Jimmy Kimmel here.
But as the former heavyweight argues, it was a lot better than what "Bones" was able to accomplish.
From Twitter: Saw Jones on @jimmykimmel clowning me for 4th in the OLYM read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held a special pre-fight press conference to introduce local fans and media to the fighters expected to compete at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 54: "MacDonald vs. Saffiedine" event on FOX Sports 1, which takes place on Sat., Oct. 4, 2014.
For the press conference video replay click here.
MacDonald (17-2) came into UFC as a top prospect and has proven to be a very dangerous fighter after building a solid 8-2 record within the promotion, read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held its weigh in event earlier today (Fri., Aug. 15, 2014) at Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine for those fighters competing at the UFC Fight Night 47: "Bader vs. St. Preux" event, which is scheduled to take place tomorrow night live on FOX Sports 1.
For complete UFC Fight Night 47 weigh in results and video click here.
The staredowns were nothing to write home about, as is usually the case, but you can at least get a look at how each fighter chose to read news >>
Things could go from bad to worse for "War Machine" once he gets apprehended and/or surrenders to authorities.
"War Machine," formerly known as Jon Koppenhaver, is still on the run after he allegedly brutally beat down ex-girlfriend -- and renowned porn star, Christy Mack -- on Aug. 8, 2014, after showing up to her house unannounced in an attempt to reconcile and propose. See the graphic images of the aftermath here.
The assault took place immediately after the former Ultimate Fighting Champions read news >>
Gold standard! Recent knee surgery couldn't keep Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey from attending the premiere of her upcoming movie, "The Expendables 3," which went down last night (Mon., Aug. 11, 2014) from Nokia Theater L.A. Live in Los Angeles, California.
And boy did "Rowdy" turn some heads, probably more than once, as she walked the red black carpet in a skin-revealing gold dress that would make King Tut envious. Maximotv was on hand to catch R read news >>
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It only takes one before-and-after pic to get the wisecracks going online, and UFC middleweight champ Chris Weidman can’t help himself. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Sorry, no media day melee here.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is sending Antonio Silva and Andrei Arlovski on a local media tour to help drum up interest for their upcoming UFC Fight Night 51 main event, which takes place on Sept. 13, 2014 inside Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia.
The event will stream entirely on Fight Pass. @ufc @ufc_brasil September 13 BigFoot vs A. arlovski. Alo galera de Brasilia vamos mostrar a força do nosso pais. pic.twitter.com/sRDCQWF5vK
— Antonio Pezao Silva read news >>
The recovery time, according to Gustafsson, is "just a few weeks."
It has been a busy 24 hours for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight division.
Not long after reigning 205-pound kingpin, Jon Jones, was rolling around on the floor with division number one contender, Daniel Cormier, Alexander Gustafsson -- who is expected to fight the winner of "Jones vs. Cormier" -- underwent successful knee surgery in Sweden.
"Done, just woke up!" Gustafsson said on Instagram. "Never been read news >>
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These two hate each other's guts. And that makes for a great fight!
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is kicking off its media campaign for the upcoming UFC 178: "Jones vs. Cormier" mixed martial arts (MMA) pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place on Sept. 27, 2014 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
See the full UFC 178 fight card and line up here.
Leading the charge were UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and undefeated division number one contender Daniel Cormier ( read news >>