2082 Search Results for injury

Aug 31, 2015 6:24 am

Gadelha speaks out on injury, claims she will be ready for Jedrzejczyk

Claudia Gadelha’s impressive performance against Jessica Aguilar at “UFC 190” turned some heads and made people question how another fight between her and “Joanna Champion” would go. In their first meeting, Jedrzejczyk would barely get the best of Gadelha in a split decision. Both women have gone on a tear since then and her victory...

Aug 30, 2015 7:12 am

Carlos Condit reacts to Robbie Lawler’s injury

Fight fans will have to wait for a potential “fight of the year” matchup between UFC Welterweight Champion Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit. The bout was scheduled to headline “UFC 193? in Melbourne, Australia but the champion suffered a thumb injury that forced him off of the card. As a result of the fight getting...

Aug 24, 2015 7:38 am

Charles Oliveira explains his injury, wants rematch with Max Holloway

UFC fans witnessed a scary moment on Sunday evening at “UFC Fight Night 74” when Charles Oliveira was stretchered out of the octagon after falling victim to a neck injury. Oliveira shot for a takedown which Max Molloway easily shrugged off. Holloway wanted nothing to do with the grappling ace on the ground and demanded...

Aug 23, 2015 9:58 pm

Charles Oliveira moving and ‘alert’ after injury at “UFC Fight Night 74”

Charles Oliveira walked into the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 74” ready to prove that he was top-five material in the featherweight division, but instead fell victim of a freak injury. His main-event bout with Max Holloway did not go as expected as it ended in less than two minutes. After some back and forth...

Aug 23, 2015 9:23 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Holloway picks up quick win after Oliveira suffers injury

Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira stepped into the octagon tonight to showcase what featherweights were all about, but the bout was cut short when Oliveira suffered an injury. Grappling expert Oliveira shot for a takedown to take the fight to the ground, but Holloway fought off the attempt with ease. In what seemed like a...

Jul 19, 2015 8:04 am

Michael Bisping Explains Gruesome Toe Injury

Michael Bisping and Thales Leites left it all in the octagon on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 72. While the decision may have been controversial, one thing is certain: Michael Bisping is one tough bastard. Bisping seems to always get injured in fights and “UFC Fight Night 72” was no different. At the beginning of...

Jul 17, 2015 10:20 am

Dr. White? Jose Aldo Dismisses Dana’s False Injury Claims

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is still answering questions about his rib injury, the one that forced him to pull out of UFC 189. White said, in a fan Q&A, that Aldo never had a fractured rib, just a bruised one and that the injury shown in the photos Aldo released was an old one....

Jul 17, 2015 9:01 am

Sonnen: ‘Aldo’s Injury Was A Bunch Of Crap’

Chael Sonnen and Brazilian fighters, they don’t really go together well. First it was Anderson Silva, then it Wanderlei Silva and now it’s Jose Aldo. Sonnen isn’t one to hold back, so when asked about Jose Aldo he just let it rip. Check out what he had to say on ‘Off The Record’: “Yea, I...

Jul 14, 2015 7:47 am

Chad Mendes Suffered Injury Early In McGregor Fight

It looks like UFC featherweight Chad Mendes suffered a broke bone early in round one of his fight with Conor McGregor at Saturday’s UFC 189. According to Mednes’ manager, Mike Roberts, the Team Alpha Male fighter sustained a broken thumb early in the first round. Mendes was notified of the injury on Monday. It is...

Jul 9, 2015 12:50 pm

Chad Mendes Has Aldo’s Back, Defends Him Against Injury Backlash

“What sucks for Aldo is that he just gets injured a lot. It’s something that’s been reoccurring, so a lot of people are just starting to get irritated, I think. But like I said, injuries are really out of our hands, guys. We train, we try to be as safe as we can, but you...

Jul 7, 2015 10:49 am

Another UFC Featherweight Pulls Out With Rib Injury

UFC featherweight Doo Ho Choi suffered a similar fate to that of champion Jose Aldo. Choi was forced to pull out of his scheduled fight with Sam Sicilia on July 15 because of a rib injury. Choi can be seen in this picture below, apparently going through a medical procedure. That does not look enjoyable. Check...

Jul 5, 2015 1:00 pm

Cormier vs. Gustafsson Title Fight Delayed due to Injury

Daniel Cormier’s first UFC Light Heavyweight Championship defense was slated to take place in September, but an injury will prevent him from defending the title that soon. Alexander Gustafsson will have to wait for his opportunity to fight for the gold once again. The injury was confirmed by MMA Junkie with sources close to the...

Jun 29, 2015 2:59 pm

Bermudez: ‘I Hope Aldo’s Injury Isn’t Some Boxing Bull’

Even though Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor are still set to clash in the main event of “UFC 189”, the champion’s rib injury is hanging over the event like a black cloud. Featherweight Dennis Bermudez threw in his two cents on the situation and hopes it doesn’t end up being drama compared to boxing. “I...

Jun 26, 2015 4:42 pm

Injury Scare Changes Betting Odds For UFC 189, McGregor Now Favorite

  Bookies around the country have changed their tune since news broke that Jose Aldo suffered a bruised rib while preparing for his title defense. When the odds for UFC 189 were first revealed, it was business as usual when the champion was labeled as the favorite. While the odds were still close, McGregor was...

Jun 25, 2015 10:20 am

Jose Aldo All Smiles Following Injury Drama

Jose Aldo had everyone running around and freaking out when news surfaced that he suffered an injury and might have to pull out of his scheduled bout with Conor McGregor at UFC 189. The UFC has since released a statement saying he isn’t as injured as previously thought and still plans on fighting next month....

Jun 24, 2015 8:18 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo’s Injury On Twitter

There hasn’t been a lot of official information about Jose Aldo’s injury, or if he will be able to fight at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor, but we do have plenty of comments from fellow UFC fighters. Check it out: If Jose is out I'm willing to step in and beat @TheNotoriousMMA again!! @ufc @danawhite...

Jun 24, 2015 7:57 am

Training Partner Dishes On Aldo’s Rib Injury

We are getting a little bit of a clearer picture as to what happened yesterday, with Jose Aldo’s injury. There were reports that he fractured one of his ribs while sparring and now it seems that information has been confirmed by unnamed sources inside the training camp. The sources spoke with BJJEE.COM about the situation...

Jun 24, 2015 7:30 am

Breaking His Silence — Conor McGregor Reacts To Aldo’s Injury

  The Notorious one has spoken. Conor McGregor has broken his silence and commented on the news that Jose Aldo is injured and possibly out of their scheduled UFC 189 bout. It’s safe to assume somethings going on in the background. There has been no official word from the UFC and both McGregor’s and Dana...

Jun 23, 2015 4:03 pm

McGregor Camp Breaks Silence — Reacts To Aldo Injury News

We’ve heard from Dana White, sort of, and now we have the reaction from Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh. Kavanagh took to social media and sent out this video to express his feelings about the news that surfaced earlier today https://t.co/0ZNmsdsgBk — Coach Kavanagh (@John_Kavanagh) June 23, 2015 No official word has been sent out...

Jun 21, 2015 11:54 am

Alvarez: ‘I Couldn’t See Melendez After My Eye Injury’

Eddie Alvarez and Gilbert Melendez left it all in the octagon earlier this month when the two lightweights clashed at UFC 188. Mexico City, Mexico hosted their long awaited bout which did not live up to expectations right off the bat. Alvarez suffered a gruesome eye injury in the opening round. Alvarez took a stiff...

Jun 11, 2015 10:43 am

Werdum: ‘Cain’s Knee Surgery More Strategy Than Injury’

“I’m sure Cain had an injured knee. No doubt about it. But, it wasn’t a surgery that needed to be done right away. It was minimal, very simple. Easy. I think that it was part of his strategy, because he knew that I had the will to win and that I was going to win....

Jun 9, 2015 3:35 pm

Khabib’s Dad Talks About The Injury Rate At AKA

Daniel Cormier, Cain Velasquez, Luke Rockhold and Khabib Nurmagomedov all train at American Kickboxing Academy. That’s two current UFC champions, one upcoming title challenger and one of the top UFC lightweights. So what’s the big deal? The deal is that UFC president has been vocal with his opinions on AKA and their training methods. White...

Jun 7, 2015 10:02 am

Hendo on Possible Hand Injury: ‘Nothing a Cold Beer Won’t Help’

Dan Henderson brought an already-electric crowd to their feet last night after his dominant performance in the octagon against Tim Boetsch. Boetsch didn’t even have an opportunity to gain any momentum as Henderson clobbered him in the opening minute and ultimately ended the fight in twenty-eight seconds. Directly after the fight, however, Henderson could be...

Jun 6, 2015 6:30 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Akhmedov defeats Ebersole via TKO (knee injury)

Welterweights Omari Akhmedov (14-2 MMA) and Brian Ebersole (51-16-1 MMA) squared off in the fifth bout of the evening. Akhmedov quickly took the center of the cage and landed a big kick to the body of Ebersole. Akhmedov continued to utilize his kicks, battering the legs of his veteran welterweight opponent. Akhmedov fired off a...

Jun 5, 2015 11:21 am

UFC’s Francisco Rivera On Eye injury: ‘It Could Have Ended My Career’

After a scary eye injury suffered during his fight with Urijah Faber, UFC fighter Francisco Rivera is ready to return to the cage and is grateful it wasn’t worse. “I was scared. When it happened, I didn’t know what eye he poked. That’s what it felt like. It felt like his whole hand went in...

Jun 3, 2015 5:48 am

OUCH! Glory Kickboxer Suffers Horrific Foot Injury — NSFW!

Sometimes you see things that you wish you could un-see, but you can’t. Check out this gruesome injury suffered by GLORY fighter Niclas Larsen, who posted this to his Facebook page. WARNING: Gruesome! All my preparation has been better then ever , I’ve felt stronger and more ready then ever !!! And now this?? I’ve...