665 Search Results for injuries

Oct 11, 2015 1:32 pm

Conor McGregor on Jose Aldo’s injuries: ‘He ran when I didn’t’

After nearly a year of call outs and trash talking, Jose Aldo was scheduled to finally meet Conor McGregor in the middle of the octagon at “UFC 189” to decide who the featherweight king was. Aldo was forced out of the bout after suffering a rib injury, though, and was replaced by Chad Mendes in...

Sep 23, 2015 12:46 pm

Late Injuries Shake Up This Weekends UFC Japan Fights

A proposed bantamweight bout between Norifumi Yamamoto (18-6 MMA) and Matt Hobar (9-3 MMA) has been scratched from this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 75 event in Japan, this after both fighters suffered undisclosed injuries in training. UFC.com reported the news earlier today. As a result, the fight card, which takes place at Japan’s Saitama Super...

Aug 26, 2015 5:02 pm

Oliveira Released From Hospital With No Major Injuries

Look like UFC featherweight Charles Oliveira is on his way to recovery. In a statement released by the UFC, the promotion states that Oliveira was released from the hospital and will be traveling home. All tests for major chest, neck or throat injuries came back negative. The statement also said that he will be going...

May 13, 2015 9:30 am

Khabib on Injuries — ‘I’ll be training smarter next time’

Khabib Nurmagomedov was as upset as anybody else when he learned he was being forced to pull out of his bout with Donald Cerrone at UFC 187. Nurmagomedov hasn’t fought since April 2014 and he is itching for an octagon return. “Fans sometimes talk crazy, but it’s OK,” Nurmagomedov told “MMA Hour“. “I understand fans...

May 4, 2015 11:19 am

Dana White Calls For Less Sparring, Less Contact To Prevent Injuries

  With the injury to Khabib Nurmagomedov, UFC president Dana White has ramped up his conversation about injuries. More specifically, White has some thoughts on how fighters should be training. Check out what he had to say when he spoke with La Aficion. “The conversation that I was having with Javier Mendez, is we’ve got...

Apr 30, 2015 11:37 am

REACTION! ‘I work through MY injuries’

Donald Cerrone was supposed to step into the octagon at UFC 187 to face Khabib Nurmagomedov, but the bout may be at risk of getting canceled. Nurmagomedov suffered a leg injury while training and will be finding out today if he is officially off the card. Cerrone responded to the news in typical “Cowboy” fashion:...

Apr 27, 2015 2:06 pm

Cain Velasquez Talks Injuries And Training

  UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez recently talked to the media at his gym, AKA, bout his training and about staying healthy. Velasquez has been injury prone to say the least, but is set to face Fabricio Werdum for a title unification fight in Mexico City on June 13. Here’s what he had to say...

Apr 27, 2015 12:36 pm

UPDATE: Jones May Face Felony, Victims Injuries More Serious

Here’s the latest on the ongoing Jon Jones saga. According to Ariel Helwani, Abuquarque PD are looking to issue a warrant for Jones and he may face felony charges due to one of the victims injuries being more serious than suspected. Check it out: From ABQ PD: We are working on an arrest warrant for...

Apr 21, 2015 2:27 pm

White: ‘You Can Blame Velasquez’s Injuries on Stone-Age AKA’

“Some of the camps are still in the stone ages and need to be brought up to date. AKA is one of those places. You’ve got Cain Velasquez, our heavyweight champion, who’s always hurt. Those guys go to war every day. He’s training for a fight and he’s going to war with Daniel Cormier every...

Apr 21, 2015 11:48 am

White: New UFC HQ Will Have Section for Fighters to Recover From Injuries

“We’re building a new headquarters— new UFC headquarters in Vegas. We break ground in June and it’ll be done the following June of ’16. In that, we’re building a huge facility for rehab and therapy. Normally, what we would do is we would just say, ‘Hey Conor! You blew your ACL out. We’re gonna send...

Apr 20, 2015 6:34 am

OUCH! Top 10 Worst Injuries in MMA- Graphic

‘While every fighter deals with the usual bumps and bruises inherent in MMA, there are some injuries that are just so insane and sometimes so gruesome that they could make even a hardcore fan cringe.’ By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630

Apr 17, 2015 2:00 am

TOP 10! Worst Injuries In MMA History (Graphic)

Mixed martial arts is a lot safer than the general public thinks it is, but that doesn’t mean gruesome injuries never happen! Check out the top ten cringeworthy injuries in the history of MMA! REPLAY!UFC President Dana White Forced To Separate VanZant & Herrig at the UFC on FOX 15 Media Day!

Nov 25, 2014 1:35 pm

AKA Hoping To Minimize Training Injuries

“It’s been bothering me. There is a ranking that came out, and we are number two on the lowest amount of injuries for big organizations. So we aren’t in the top for injuries. But even being number two, I would rather not be on that list. But for a top team, we are safer than...

Oct 25, 2014 5:04 am

Lauzon: ‘Injuries Suck’

Joe Lauzon, was recently forced out of his UFC 180 bout against Diego Sanchez, leaving many fans disappointed for missing out on what had the makings of a ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate. Lauzon explained his reason for backing out from the fight on a blog post for his own website, JoeLauzon.com. I have been...

Sep 26, 2014 9:52 am

Phoenix International Raceway Maintained Cruz Sponsorship Throughout Injuries

Dominick Cruz is set to make his return to the UFC tomorrow night against Takeya Mizugaki, after nearly a three year long absence from competition due to 2 torn ACL’s and a torn groin muscle. While most of the MMA world turned their back on the former banatmweight champion, one of his biggest sponsors, Phoenix...

Aug 11, 2014 3:23 pm

Christy Mack Releases Disturbing Recount Of War Machine Incident With Photos Of Injuries

Christy Mack has released an official statement regarding the situation involving her ex-boyfriend, War Machine. We must warn you the story is extremely graphic and disturbing, and would like to wish Christy a speedy recovery from her numerous injuries. Added below are the graphic photos and story about what happened pic.twitter.com/U1T1X2OP4d — Christy Mack (@ChristyMack)...

Jul 29, 2014 2:24 pm

Breaking: Joe Riggs Out Of FN 51 With Non-Life Threatening Gun Injuries

Joe ‘Diesel’ Riggs was set to make his return to the UFC at UFC Fight Night 51 against Paulo Thiago. However in an unfortunate turn of events Riggs was accidentally shot while cleaning a pistol in his home in Arizona and rushed to a nearby hospital. The UFC released a statement about the incident: “Riggs...

Jul 5, 2014 11:13 pm

Ronda Rousey: Injuries Were Preexisting, Knee Surgery for Maintenance

Ronda Rousey may have defeated challenger Alexis Davis in less than twenty seconds, but she will still have to sit on the sidelines for some nagging injuries she suffered in the past. During the fight, Ronda Rousey landed an overhand right that tore open an existing cut on her knuckle. She went into the details...