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Feb 1, 2016 6:46 pm

Ryan Bader releases statement after KO loss to Anthony Johnson

It was a tough pill to swallow for Ryan Bader. After campaigning hard for a shot at the UFC light heavyweight title on a five-fight win streak, Bader was put to the test before getting a title fight and met the hard-hitting Anthony Johnson in the main event of UFC on FOX 18 on Saturday...

Feb 1, 2016 3:04 pm

Rare Video: Ryan Bader’s Final Preparation For Anthony Johnson!

Ryan Bader came up short in his main-event LHW clash of contenders when Anthony “Rumble” Johnson came in like a freight-train and put the hurt on Bader capping off the night with a first round KO. Check out Bader and his team getting lost and a little fight prep before his loss.

Jan 30, 2016 7:38 pm

REPLAY! Anthony Johnson KO’s Ryan Bader

In the main event of UFC on FOX 18 Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson made his case for a shot at the winner of Jones vs. Cormier II, which will take place later this year. Ryan Bader shot in for an early takedown which Rumble stuffed, and then used his grappling to secure mount and KO Bader...

Jan 30, 2016 6:53 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Anthony Johnson destroys Ryan Bader in round 1

The UFC on FOX 18 main event featured a key light heavyweight fight between top contenders Anthony Johnson (21-5 MMA) and Ryan Bader (20-5 MMA). Round one begins with a touch of the gloves. Bader shoots in for a takedown and is stuffed. Johnson takes Bader’s back. Bader searches for a kimura but “Rumble” defends....


Jan 29, 2016 7:44 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan breaks down Anthony Johnson vs. Ryan Bader

This Saturday Anthony Johnson and Ryan Bader will square off in New Jersey in a high-stakes light heavyweight fight. Johnson is looking to once again earn himself a crack at the light heavyweight championship and fight the winner of Jones vs. Cormier II. On the other hand, Bader is looking to build on his 5-fight...

Jan 28, 2016 9:17 am

Ryan Bader’s coach calls out Anthony Johnson for being mentally weak

Ahead of Ryan Bader’s high-stakes UFC on FOX 18 scrap Saturday night against Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson, his coach believes he has found a major hole in Anthony Johnson’s game. With the winner of this Saturday’s scrap likely getting a title shot at the winner of Jones vs. Cormier II, Bader’s coach Aaron Simpson spoke to...

Jan 27, 2016 9:21 pm

Anthony Johnson discusses high-stakes fight with Ryan Bader

Saturday’s ‘UFC on FOX 18’ scrap between Anthony Johnson and Ryan Bader very well may decide who gets to fight the winner of Jones vs. Cormier II later this year. Johnson is coming off a 2nd round KO win over Jimi Manuwa that put him back in the win column after losing to Daniel Cormier...

Jan 24, 2016 3:24 pm

Full Video: Road to the Octagon – Anthony Johnson vs. Ryan Bader -FN Newark

With less than a week for UFC Fight Night Newark,  Bader vs Johnson is a contest to see who should be next in line after the Jones vs Cormier re-match later this year. Will Bader take Johnson into the later rounds in this 5 round contest to expose the weakness in Johnson cardio?    Will...

Jan 19, 2016 7:59 am

Video Preview: Fight Night New Jersey – Anthony Johnson vs. Ryan Bader

Get ready for a LHW showdown between #2 Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and #4 Ryan “Darth” Bader in Newark, New Jersey in the main-event January 30th. This features bout will dictate who could potentially be next in line for the title shot once the rematch between champion Daniel “DC” Cormier and Jon “Bones” Jones goes down...

Jan 15, 2016 10:15 am

WATCH! Ryan Bader to Luke Rockhold ‘are you impressed?’

Hey @lukerockhold are you impressed? @turnerthaiboxing might be 5'3" but not bad for a wrestler. @adidascombatusa A video posted by Ryan Bader (@ryanbader) on Jan 14, 2016 at 7:28pm PST UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold is the guy to go to if you want a household object kicked out of the air or off of...

Dec 22, 2015 9:23 am

Video Interview Ryan Bader: I can beat up a Jedi – Here’s How

Ryan “Darth” Bader from Power MMA Team is possibly one fight away from getting a shot at Daniel “DC” Cormier.    First he has a big task in hand next month on FOX 18 against Anthony “Rumble” Johnson.    Bader is currently riding a 5 fight win streak since his loss to Glover Teixeira over two...

Dec 2, 2015 5:03 pm

ANOTHER ONE! Screwed up Ryan Bader & Conor McGregor shirts

The number of errors being made by Reebok’s design team in regards to fighter’s shirts has been nothing short of comical. The list of errors goes on and on. Some of the better ones were ‘Anderson Aldo’ and Conor McGregor the Jiu-Jitsu specialist. Now, the UFC.com online store is following suit and mixing up their...

Nov 10, 2015 10:51 am

Ryan Bader says this will be the key to beating Anthony Johnson

Title shots are never guaranteed and Ryan Bader knows this first hand. This is why Bader is not trying to wait around for a title shot against Daniel Cormier, as Jon Jones is likely the champion’s next fight in 2016. Bader spoke on the MMA Hour and expressed his views on the landscape of the...

Nov 8, 2015 8:32 pm

“Rumble” Johnson plans on taking Ryan Bader’s soul

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson may be one of the most elite light heavyweight fighters in the octagon today, but he has already had his chance at the championship. He fell short of capturing the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship at UFC 187 against Daniel Cormier and is now in the position that he has to work his...

Oct 22, 2015 1:11 pm

Ryan Bader responds to Anthony Johnson’s “REAL NUMBER ONE CONTENDER” talk

Reports of Anthony “Rumble” Johnson trying to get a fight with Ryan Bader have been buzzing over the media lately, but Bader was not even aware of it until Wednesday. Johnson said in a recent Facebook post, “How can a true athlete feel that he/she is the next best in line for a title shot...

Oct 21, 2015 7:40 am

Ryan Bader’s coach has a bold explanation for title shot snub

Ahead of Ryan Bader’s UFC 192 co-main event fight against Rashad Evans there was much questioning as to whether or not Bader would be granted a title shot given that he was on a 4-fight win streak. Bader went on to decisively win the fight via unanimous decision, extending his win streak to 5 fights,...

Oct 19, 2015 2:37 pm

Sorry, “Rumble” Johnson! Ryan Bader’s sights are set on Daniel Cormier

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson is looking to get on the path back to the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship and his latest attempts at calling out Ryan Bader dug deep. It looks like Bader won’t be taking the bait, however, as “Darth’s” manager informed Fox Sports that they will be waiting it out for the return of...

Oct 18, 2015 2:58 pm

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson repeatedly calls out Ryan Bader

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson is getting ready to make his way back into the octagon for the first time since suffering a loss to now-champion Daniel Cormier in May at UFC 187, and he has his sights set on another heavy-hitter. Ryan Bader has given up on campaigning for a shot at the UFC Light Heavyweight...

Oct 11, 2015 4:50 am

Ryan Bader: ‘I deserve a title shot after beating Rashad’

Ryan Bader is on the hunt for gold and has his sights set on UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier. Unfortunately for him, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and former champion Jon Jones are both expecting fights with Cormier, as well. Bader is coming fresh off a one-sided victory against Rashad Evans at UFC 192 and things...

Oct 5, 2015 1:30 am

Ryan Bader: Disrespect me and you dig your own hole

Ryan “Darth” Bader stepped into the octagon at UFC 192 with the mindset of beating a former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion in Rashad Evans so he could earn a shot at gold himself. While their co main-event fight in Houston, Texas left fans hungry for heavier hits, Bader is still more than satisfied with his...

Oct 4, 2015 6:37 pm

Ryan Bader eyeing title shot or rematch with Glover Teixeira after 5 straight wins

Ryan “Darth” Bader has his eye on the prize after defeating former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Rashad Evans in decisive fashion at “UFC 192”. While Bader gathered a twelve fight win streak before suffering his first loss to Jon Jones at UFC 126, the five fight win streak he is riding right now may be...

Oct 3, 2015 11:03 pm

REPLAY! Ryan Bader Out-strikes Rashad Evans To Secure Win (highlights)

In the co-main event at UFC 192, UFC light heavyweights Ryan Bader and Rashad Evans met in the octagon. Evans was coming back from nearly two years away from competition and it showed. He seemed hesitant to throw his punches and Bader found a good rhythm early and landed a right hand over and over...

Oct 3, 2015 9:09 pm

UFC 192 Results: Ryan Bader Looks Impressive, Shuts Down Rashad Evans

In the co-main event Ryan Bader took on Rashad Evans. Bader came out and threw a big overhand punch that barely missed. He then followed up with another big punch. Bader looked smooth early with his striking. Bader kept landing a sneaky left hand, that came up like an uppercut. Evans looked to land a...

Sep 30, 2015 1:42 am

FLASHBACK! Ryan Bader Confronts Daniel Cormier at Press Conference

Before this weekends UFC 192, which will feature a light heavyweight title fight between champion Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson, let’s take a look back at an altercation that occurred between Cormier and another UFC 192 fighter, Ryan Bader. Back at UFC 187, when Cormier won the title by defeating Anthony Johnson, the two got...

Sep 28, 2015 7:55 pm

REPLAY! Countdown to UFC 192: Ryan Bader vs Rashad Evans

UFC 192 Countdown takes you inside the training camps and lives of six stars as they prepare for life-changing matchups at UFC 192. Two winners of The Ultimate Fighter face off as Rashad Evans returns against Ryan Bader. Evans has been out of action since his win against Chael Sonnen on FOX and is looking...

Sep 28, 2015 4:35 am

Rashad Evans eyeing UFC title shot after beating Ryan Bader

Rashad Evans has been sitting on the sidelines watching the light heavyweight division go through changes due to a knee injury that put him out of action for nearly two years. The former champion will make his return at “UFC 192” on October 3rd and will be going up against top-ranked Ryan Bader on the...

Sep 22, 2015 12:50 pm

UFC’s Ryan Bader Lastest To Be Randomly Tested By USADA

UFC light heavyweight Ryan Bader is currently on a four fight win streak, with victories over Phil Davis, Ovince St. Preux, Rafael Cavalcante and Anthony Perosh. He’ll be heading into UFC 192, which takes place Oct. 3, ready to face off with former champ and fellow TUF winner Rashad Evans. Before that fight was booked...