BANGOR, Maine – It didn’t look good for Tim Boetsch in the early going. Then again, it often doesn’t, but that’s not always a deal-breaker for “The Barbarian.” Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Dealing with a recent loss and struggles to make weight, flyweight John Lineker was on the rebound against Alptekin Ozkilic at UFC Fight Night 45 last night (Wed., July 16, 2014) from Atlantic City, New Jersey. Ozkilic proved to have the heart of a lion, but it was Lineker who had "Hands of Stone." Read our breakdown of their acclaimed bonus-winning bout below!
Last night (Wed., July 16, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweights John Lineker and Alptekin Ozkilic threw down in a "Figh read news >>
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Following his loss to Gegard Mousasi this past weekend, many in the MMA community were calling for Mark Munoz to hang up the four-ounce gloves.
But Munoz isn't answering those calls and plans to continue his MMA career, according to his post-match press conference:
You’ve just go to pick up the pieces and keep going. It was a tough loss, but I think it doesn’t matter how many times you fall, but it’s how many times you pick yourself back up after a loss or a failure. So that’s what I’ll do.
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A film about Christianity and MMA and the personal struggles of "fight pastors" to fit the two together.
Fight Church is a film directed by Daniel Junge and Bryan Storkel, focusing on five seperate "fighting pastors" and their attempts to cultivate a relationship between MMA and their faith. The film follows Paul Burress, Nahshon Nicks, John Renken, Preston Hocker, and Scott Sullivan as they prepare for fights, talk about their history with the sport, and talk about the ways in which they have d read news >>
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At just 21 years old, Goiti Yamauchi has established himself as one of Bellator MMA’s brightest prospects. And while recent struggles have left some wondering if a move to lightweight is in order, Yamauchi insists that’s not currently in the works.Filed under: (...) read news >>
- 3 months ago
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From Yahoo Sports: Bellator's latest stab at competing with the UFC in the PPV market seems doomed after its most talented fighter suffered a concussion in training. read news >>
- 4 months ago
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After what Thiago Perpetuo went through as a child, stepping into a cage to fight seems like not such a big deal. Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: Thiago Perpetuo, UFC Fight Night 31 read news >>
- 5 months ago
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DALLAS -- The fight night drama started early on Friday afternoon in Dallas, as Johny Hendricks nearly missed weight for his pivotal welterweight clash against Robbie Lawler ahead of UFC 171.
For Hendricks, and for the UFC, a botched weight cut would've been a catastrophic turn of events for a welterweight division looking to move on from the shadow of its former champion, Georges St-Pierre. And for a few suspenseful hours, the situation looked more dire than promotion officials probably would'v read news >>
- 11 months ago
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Bellator MMA kicked off its ninth season on Saturday night with Bellator 98: Shlemenko vs. Cooper. The season opener delivered an average of 437,000 viewers. read news >>
LAS VEGAS – Chris Leben's struggles have been well documented, and the UFC middleweight isn't shy about talking about those struggles. His boss, UFC President Dana White doesn't share the opinion of some that Leben looked uninterested in fighting in December's loss to Brunson. read news >>
TOKYO -- Once again proving the merit of five round fights, highly coveted Shooto prospect Kyoji Horiguchi was on the losing end of his 135-pound affair with Shintaro Ishiwatari until pulling off a resounding come-from-behind TKO in the final frame of Vale Tudo Japan 2nd’s main event. read news >>