2425 Search Results for injury

May 1, 2016 6:01 pm

Josh Thomson forced out of Michael Chandler bout due to an injury

Josh Thomson (22-8 MMA) has suffered an undisclosed injury which has forced the former Strikeforce lightweight champion to pull out of his scheduled Bellator 154 matchup with Michael Chandler. MMAFighting.com confirmed the news after an initial report from FloCombat.com. Thomson has gone 2-0 since joining the Bellator ranks, scoring finishes in both of those victories....

Apr 19, 2016 12:46 pm

Daniel Cormier goes off on Jon Jones for questioning his injury

The Jones-DC war outside the Octagon continued this week as Jon Jones questioned the legitimacy of the injury which forced Daniel Cormier out of their UFC 197 rematch on April 23rd. That didn’t sit too well with DC, who went on a Twitter rant to question Jones, starting with his decision to fight Glover Teixeira...

Apr 9, 2016 8:53 am

VIDEO | Rafael dos Anjos gives update on injury, talks Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

Since Rafael dos Anjos broke his foot in training leading up to his UFC 196 lightweight title scrap with Conor McGregor, the champ has yet to book another fight inside the Octagon. Ahead of UFC 200, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will have their highly anticipated welterweight rematch, the lightweight champ joined Inside MMA...

Apr 7, 2016 8:32 am

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier opens up on injury in first video interview

Last week news broke that UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier would be unable to fight Jon Jones due to an injury sustained in training. Cormier underwent a procedure and revealed that he would be out for 5-6 weeks. In the meantime, the UFC booked Ovince Saint Preux to fill in on short notice for...

Apr 2, 2016 10:32 am

Jon Jones sends Daniel Cormier a message following injury

While there has been no shortage of animosity between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier during the course of their heated rivalry, even Jones doesn’t have any ill wishes for Cormier. It was revealed yesterday evening that Cormier had suffered a knee injury during training and would be unable to fight Jones in the main event...

Apr 2, 2016 9:20 am

MMA community reacts to news of Daniel Cormier’s injury

Friday evening news broke that UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier had been injured during training, and would no longer be able to fight Jon Jones in the main event of UFC 197 on April 23rd. Understandably, the MMA community was gutted. Below you can see a compilation of reactions from fighters, and members of...

Mar 29, 2016 8:39 am

CM Punk gives update on back injury, UFC debut

After Mickey Gall won his UFC Fight Night 82 scrap against Mike Jackson, it was announced that Jackson would fight CM Punk in Punk’s UFC debut at UFC 200. Shortly after that, Punk announced that he had injured his back and would no longer be able to compete at UFC 200. While so far there...

Feb 10, 2016 10:55 am

Video Interview: Max Holloway talks injury, McGregor, and featherweight division

The Hawaiian on a mean streak is hunting for a title shot or top three competition after defeating Jeremy Stephens at UFC . Max “Blessed” Holloway gives up the interview to discuss Holloway’s crack at the featherweight at the champ Conor “The Notorious” McGregor. “Blessed” has been on a tear in the division with 8...

Jan 26, 2016 9:36 am

Rockhold opens up on Velasquez’s back injury

Recently it was announced that former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez had pulled out of his UFC 196 main event scrap with Fabricio Werdum as a result of a back injury. Shortly after, it was announced that Stipe Miocic had filled in for Velasquez. Following that announcement Fabricio Werdum withdrew from the bout, leaving UFC...

Jan 24, 2016 5:56 pm

Cain Velasquez: Releases statement following injury leading into UFC 196

Dana White released a statement via social media and now Cain Velasquez has issued his personal message reaching out to the fans that are in support for the injured former champ after hearing the news. Cain Velasquez’s message: I’m sure you’ve heard the news that I won’t be able to fight at UFC 196. I...

Jan 24, 2016 3:41 pm

Breaking: Dana White announces Cain Velasquez out due to injury.

Cain Velasquez is out with a back injury. Stipe vs Werdum for the heavyweight championship February 6th. Posted by Dana White on Sunday, January 24, 2016 Looks like Cain Velasquez and AKA won’t be getting a chance to recapture the heavyweight title against Fabricio Werdum. Instead, it looks like Stipe Miocic will be taking the injured...

Jan 21, 2016 11:39 am

WATCH! Dominick Cruz discusses foot injury, short timetable for return

In the 5th round of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ main event scrap between Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw, Cruz appeared to injure his foot. Following the fight, Cruz was seen limping in the Octagon, worrying many fans. With that being said, Cruz revealed in the post fight press conference that his knee was fine,...

Jan 19, 2016 12:14 pm

Matt Mitrione gives new update on his broken orbital floor eye injury

It was a gruesome injury that Matt Mitrione suffered in his controversial fight against Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 81. Upon getting it checked by a doctor, Mitrione revealed that he suffered a broken orbital floor as well as a shoulder injury at the hands of Browne in a TKO stoppage, but not before...

Jan 18, 2016 11:09 am

WATCH! Dominick Cruz Octagon Interview, says limping was due to previous foot injury

Check out the newly crowned UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz talk about his fight at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston against the former champion T.J. Dillashaw. Two of the three judges scored the fight in favor of Cruz after five rounds for a split-decision victory. Cruz returned to reclaim the bantamweight title on Sunday...

Dec 31, 2015 7:41 am

Rogan discusses Rousey loss, brain injury, and what’s next

Holly Holm’s flawless performance against Ronda Rousey that ultimately ended with Holm capturing the UFC women’s bantamweight championship shook the MMA world to its core. While the UFC would love to see a rematch between Rousey and Holm at UFC 200, there’s still no word on whether or not Rousey will be medically cleared to...

Dec 22, 2015 8:21 pm

Kelvin Gastelum out of UFC 195 with injury

News broke Tuesday night that welterweight Kelvin Gastelum was forced out of his UFC 195 bout against Kyle Noke with an undisclosed injury. The UFC broke the news on Twitter, which revealed that Gastelum was out of the event, and that Alex Morono would now face Kyle Noke at the event. Indiscutido reported that it...

Dec 21, 2015 10:23 am

WATCH! NFL’s Marshawn Lynch utilizing MMA training to rehab injury

MMA training has had its fair share of mainstream athletes utilizing the techniques and disciplines to take with them to their respective sports. From NBA’s Blake Griffin to the entire Detroit Piston’s team taking up some cross training in the world of MMA, NFL players are also using MMA training to help them on the...