394 Search Results for josh barnett

Aug 29, 2016 6:58 pm

VIDEO | Watch Josh Barnett Decimate Frank Mir

This weekend, the UFC returns to beautiful Hamburg, Germany with an exciting night of fights. The card will be headlined by a showdown between Josh Barnett (34-8) and Andrei Arlovski (25-12)–two heavyweights that have been at it for years, yet still remain relevant players in this most unpredictable of divisions. In advance of this pivotal...

May 30, 2016 6:25 am

Andrei Arlovski vs. Josh Barnett headlines UFC Hamburg

A key heavyweight tilt between former UFC champions Andrei Arlovski and Josh Barnett will headline ‘UFC Hamburg’ this September in Germany. UFC officials made the announcement earlier today. Andrei Arlovski will be looking to snap a two-fight losing skid when he meets Barnett in Germany. “The Pit Bull” is coming off back-to-back TKO losses which...

Jan 30, 2016 7:49 pm

REPLAY! Ben Rothwell submits Josh Barnett with ‘go go choke’

In the co-main event of UFC on FOX 18 Ben Rothwell cemented his place in the top of the UFC’s heavyweight division as he submitted grappling wizard Josh Barnett. Prior to tonight, Barnett had never been submitted in his MMA career, however Rothwell’s ‘go go choke’ was enough to make ‘The Warmaster’ tap out. Check...


Jan 30, 2016 6:27 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Ben Rothwell submits Josh Barnett in round 2

The UFC on FOX 18 co-main event featured a clash between hard-hitting heavyweights Josh Barnett (34- 8 MMA) and Ben Rothwell (36-9 MMA). Round one begins and Rothwell opens up with punches. Good body kick lands for “Big Ben”. Big right hand scores for Barnett. Josh is pawing with the jab. He’s finding a home...

Jan 29, 2016 8:36 am

WATCH! Josh Barnett goes full pro-wrestling mode at open workouts

Yesterday we posted a clip of top ranked UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett putting on an elaborate show at the UFC on FOX 18 open workouts. Now, we have the full footage of Barnett’s WWE-style open workout footage ahead of his bout with Ben Rothwell this Saturday in New Jersey. One thing’s for sure…the UFC brass’...

Jan 28, 2016 12:02 pm

WATCH! Josh Barnett puts on elaborate show at open workouts

Guy came out of nowhere during #UFCNewJersey Open Workouts! @JoshLBarnett took care of that! A video posted by ufc (@ufc) on Jan 28, 2016 at 10:33am PST Ahead of his UFC on FOX 18 scrap against Ben Rothwell this Saturday in New Jersey, Josh Barnett hit the UFC Gym for open workouts. Several fighters on...

Jan 26, 2016 9:18 am

Fight Night Newark VIDEO: Road to the Octagon – Josh Barnett vs Ben Rothwell

Josh Barnett and Ben Rothwell are days away from meeting at the co-main event in Newark, NJ and the heavyweight contest has all the makings of the fight to steal the show come Jan 30th. Barnett has made it clear that he’s had the title once and his pursuit to reclaim it is undeniable. One...

Jan 26, 2016 7:29 am

Josh Barnett on Werdum and Velasquez: ‘The fans will judge him’

When Fabricio Werdum announced he too was pulling out of the UFC 196 event against Stipe Miocic after Miocic agreed to step up, will more than likely take some incoming fire for jumping ship days from the event. Check out “The War Master” Barnett give his two cents in this interview.

Jan 23, 2016 10:01 am

Josh Barnett Video: Scarf Hold Chest Choke | Rothwell vs Barnett

“The Warmaster”  #8 Josh Barnett is back in octagon action at UFC Fight Night New Jersey against #7 Ben Rothwell. Barnett was last seen headlining a FOX card against “Big Country” Roy Nelson which ended in a unanimous decision for Barnett.  His fight before that was almost two years prior and ended in a KO...

Jan 9, 2016 12:37 pm

Exclusive Video | The first time Ronda Rousey met Josh Barnett and they nerd out…

It’s no secret that former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is a big big fan of Pokemon, however what many may not know is that UFC heavyweight veteran Josh Barnett is also a big fan of Magic The Gathering. In the video above courtesy of BJPENN.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage, you can see the first...

Oct 1, 2015 5:06 am

After UFC Win, Josh Barnett Might Never Fight Again

This past weekend, UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett defeated Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night: Japan in a five round battle. Barnett looked incredible in the fight, keeping a super fast pace and pressuring Nelson for a the majority of the fight, clinching and landing big strikes often. Right after the fight everyone started talking about...

Sep 27, 2015 6:46 am

REPLAY! Josh Barnett Beats Up Roy Nelson For Five Rounds (Highlights)

In the main event of UFC Fight Night: Japan heavyweights Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson surprised everyone by going the full five rounds. Barnett dominated in the clinch, landing brutal knees, elbows and punches often. He simply outworked Nelson, landing way more and doing more damage. Nelson was of course game the whole fight and...

Sep 27, 2015 1:00 am

REPLAY! Josh Barnett’s Post Fight In-Octagon Interview (Full)

Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson left it all in the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 75” as the heavyweights went twenty-five minutes. Nelson refused to get finished by Barnett’s catch-wrestling skills and Barnett was able to avoid “Big Country’s” big bombs long enough to pull off a unanimous decision victory. Check out Barnett’s full post...

Sep 26, 2015 4:29 am

UFC Heavyweight Josh Barnett Looks Completely Different Ahead Of Nelson Fight

On Saturday night UFC heavyweights Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson will face off in the octagon at UFC Fight Night: Japan. The big guys will collide in the night’s main event. Nelson hasn’t seen action in the octagon since his loss to Travis Browne, all the way back in Dec. of 2013. In that fight...

Sep 25, 2015 10:57 am

Josh Barnett: ‘I Gave Up Chasing Championships A Long Time Ago’

Ex-UFC champ Josh Barnett is set to collide with Roy ‘Big Country’ Nelson at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night: Japan event. Barnett is coming off of a loss to Travis Browne, all the way back in Dec. of 2013, where he was stopped with brutal elbows. Before that he was on a two fight win steak....

Sep 23, 2015 4:50 am

Josh Barnett On Fedor: ‘I Knew He Was Not Going To Go To The UFC’

UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett will face off with Roy Nelson this Saturday in Japan. Just this past Saturday we found out that another MMA heavyweight will be headlining a big card in Japan. Yes during Bellator ‘Dynamite’ it was announced that Fedor Emelianenko would be returning from retirement and headlining a New Years Eve event...

Sep 23, 2015 3:42 am

Josh Barnett’s Favorite Pride Fight –– WATCH!

UFC heavyweight contender Josh Barnett (33-7 MMA) will fight in Japan for the first time since 2010 this weekend, when he squares off with Roy Nelson (20-11 MMA) in the headlining bout of UFC Fight Night 75. Barnett became a superstar in Japan while fighting under the PRIDE banner, posting a record of 6-3 with...

Sep 20, 2015 4:21 pm

Josh Barnett: ‘I’m one of the best fighters in the world’

Josh Barnett is less than a week away from making his return to the “Land of the Rising Sun” where he will clash with fellow heavyweight Roy “Big Country” Nelson. The fight will take place at “UFC Fight Night 75” in the Saitama Super Arena. Barnett has not graced the octagon with his presence since...

Sep 16, 2015 7:41 pm

Josh Barnett Has No Plans To Compete At Metamoris Ever Again

UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett made headlines earlier this week when he was said to be competing against Chael Sonnen at the next Metamoris event. Who said that? Sonnen himself. Unfortunately, Barnett had no idea what he was talking about and said that he was not scheduled to go against Sonnen. Now, Barnett’s manager is taking...

Sep 15, 2015 9:23 pm

Josh Barnett Says Nothing Is Official For Chael Sonnen Match

UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett was apparently scheduled to face off against former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen at the next Metamoris event, according to Sonnen. Well, Barnett isn’t sure what he’s talking about and says there is no contract at this time. But, he did say he wouldn’t mind giving Sonnen a free grappling lesson. Here’s...

Sep 14, 2015 8:13 am

Chael Sonnen returns to action against Josh Barnett at Metamoris!

When fans think of the premier fight promotions of the world, names like the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Bellator MMA come spring to mind. In the grappling world, however, the choices are slim for professional jiu-jitsu players. Lucky for fans of the sport, that is changing now that Metamoris events and Eddie Bravo Invitational tournaments...

Sep 13, 2015 6:47 am

Roy Nelson reacts to Josh Barnett’s “Gravy Injection” accusations

Josh Barnett is set to return to the land of the rising sun on September 27, 2015 when he squares off with fellow heavyweight Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night 75. The fight will be Barnett’s first since his loss to Travis Browne in December 2013, but he wasted no time in making this a...

Sep 12, 2015 4:22 pm

‘Big Country’ Planning ‘Revenge Tour’ Following Josh Barnett Fight

UFC heavyweight and fan favorite Roy ‘Big Country’ Nelson will be stepping back into the octagon when he faces off with Josh Barnett at UFC Fight Night 75 in Saitama, Japan inside Saitama Super Arena on Sept. 27, 2015. Ahead of that fight Nelson stopped by AXS TV and said that after he takes on...

Sep 2, 2015 3:22 am

REPLAY! Josh Barnett Makes Quick Work Of Mark Hunt In Pride

Check out the video below, released by the UFC, showing the fight between current UFC heavyweights Josh Barnett and Mark Hunt as they battled it out in Pride FC. As soon as the fight hit the mat it was basically a wrap for the submission grappling ace Barnett who forced Hunt to tap out with...