627 Search Results for ufc 143

Feb 7, 2012 8:00 am

Editorial Spotlight | The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Fighting For Points

Finally, the levee breaks. After years of curious roster moves and hand-picked match-ups based on style—even expanded roles for “gatekeepers” who “bang” more than they win, the issue was on full display at UFC 143. The issue is, of course, the matter of style. Always a quiet issue among MMA’s diverse fanbase, we now have...

Feb 7, 2012 7:30 am

GSP Opens Up As 3-1 Favorite Over Carlos Condit

Carlos Condit earned the right to face Georges St-Pierre in a title unification bout after dismantling Nick Diaz in a five-round contest this past weekend at UFC 143. His performance however, was not good enough to convince odds makers that he can get the job done against division champ, GSP. GSP is expected to return to...

Feb 7, 2012 5:15 am

Caceres Believes Figueroa "Milked" The Low Blows & Caused His Loss

“To be honest with you, I don’t know what the hell was going on in that fight. I was pretty surprised that any of that happened. I was aware of the low blows I delivered and I have to admit, the first and second low blow did not land in his crotch. I believe he...

Feb 6, 2012 12:50 pm

Condit Camp Responds | Carlos Won The Fight, We Are Not Interested In A Rematch

“At this point, [a rematch] is not something we’re looking to do. We’re looking for Georges. People forget, Carlos waited a long time to get this fight. He was moved around, and shuffled around between fights. He won the fight. It doesn’t interest us at all. I think clearly and decisively, he won the fight....


Feb 6, 2012 12:32 pm

Cesar Gracie Unsure Of Diaz Retirement, Open To A Condit Rematch

[Retirement] is something I haven’t talked to him about. I would hate to see that. He’s not just fighting his opponent he’s fighting judges, he’s fighting judges that do not like him… They aren’t going to score anything for Nick. The whole judging system is so flawed; these guys have no one they answer to…...

Feb 6, 2012 7:55 am

Photo | Roy Nelson Shows Off Nasty Cut Received By Werdum Last Weekend

Roy Nelson and Fabricio Werdum took home “Fight of the Night” honors for their UFC 143 co-main event brawl. However, “Big Country” didn’t make it our unscathed and this laceration on his forehead proves it. Read More: Roy Nelson (news), Fabricio Werdum (news), UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit (news)

Feb 5, 2012 11:29 am

GSP Reacts To Diaz Loss | Will Prepare To Go To War With Condit

“Congratulations to Carlos Condit. It looks like I’m going to fight him. This is my job I got to do what I got to do. I’m going to heel my knee properly then get ready for this. Its serious competition, the best man will win.” In the lead up to last night’s UFC 143 main...

Feb 4, 2012 10:36 am

Final Thoughts With Carlos Condit | "I'm gonna bury this mother f*cker"

“A lot of guys are over looking me; a lot of guys are underestimating me. I know that Georges [St-Pierre] wants to fight Nick Diaz really bad but I have other plans. I feel like people are counting me out and that’s a mistake, I’m coming to fight. I expect a war, Nicks a warrior...

Feb 4, 2012 10:23 am

Final Thoughts With Diaz Coach Cesar Gracie | Condit Must Be Eliminated

“Carlos Condit is in his way and Carlos Condit is telling people he is going to knock Nick out. [Nick] realizes this guy is not on our team, this guy is on a team that I personally do not like. It’s like fighting an enemy. He doesn’t have to work himself up he’s there… [Carlos...

Feb 4, 2012 9:39 am

GSP On Diaz | I Beleive He Has Mental Issues

“What I believe is, he’s a very smart guy. He knows what he’s doing. He would not be able to do what he’s done in his career if he wasn’t smart. I do believe maybe he has some mental issues … I do not believe he is a bad human being. Truth my eyes, because...

Feb 3, 2012 1:45 pm

Will GSP Enter The Cage Tomorrow Night To Challenge Diaz vs. Condit Winner?

If he has it his way, he will not… “I think it’s disrespectful (to get into the cage). When a guy wins, I think it’s his moment of glory and I don’t want to overshadow that. He wins, he deserves that moment. I don’t like to be there. I don’t like confrontation. But I know...

Nov 7, 2011 6:50 am

No One Wants To Finish Fights More Than Me, Says GSP

“Everyone has a violent side. My job is to win, and in order to win most of the time I need to injure my opponent. It’s a violent sport but in real life I’m not a violent guy. I’m an athlete in a full contact sport so it requires violence to win. I’ve had a...

Sep 18, 2016 8:07 am

Fighters React to Derek Brunson’s First-Round Finish of Uriah Hall

On Saturday night, the UFC took over the small border town of Hidalgo Texas with UFC Fight Night 94. In the main event of the evening, Michael Johnson dazzled with a first-round knockout of streaking contender Dustin Poirier. In the night’s co-main event, rising middleweight Derek Brunson scored a similarly emphatic win, leveling the hot-and-cold...

Sep 18, 2016 7:17 am

Fighters React to Michael Johnson’s Blistering KO of Dustin Poirier

Last night, the UFC touched down in the small border town of Hidalgo, Texas with UFC Fight Night 94. In the evening’s main event, former featherweight contender Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier looked to improve to 5-0 since returning to lightweight. His opportunity to do so came against long-time lightweight contender Michael “The Menace” Johnson, who entered...

Sep 12, 2016 5:47 am

Luke Rockhold Reacts to “Jacare” Booking

For awhile there, it looked as though it could be some time before we saw former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold back in the UFC’s Octagon. He’d expressed some serious disappointment with the money the UFC was offering him, and seemed to be focused on his burgeoning modelling career. Luckily, however, the UFC has found a...

Sep 3, 2016 1:04 pm

VIDEO | Ryan Bader knocks out Ilir Latifi with brutal knee

Here's that knee landed by @ryanbader!! Wow!! #UFCHamburg @aaronsimpson pic.twitter.com/nyGhqvTZiW — #Dizz © (@TalkMMA) September 3, 2016 On the main card of ‘UFC Fight Night: Hamburg’ Ryan Bader left MMA fans stunned as he knocked out heavy handed Swedish fighter Ilir Latifi. Bader, who came into the bout looking to avenge his KO loss to...

Sep 1, 2016 12:19 pm

PHOTO | Ricardo Lamas vs. BJ Penn fight poster

We are now just over a month away from the highly anticipated UFC return out our namesake, BJ Penn. Penn, who ended his retirement earlier this year to make a run at the UFC featherweight championship with the help of famed coaches Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn, is returning against a tough opponent in former...

Aug 28, 2016 12:41 pm

Pros react to Paige VanZant’s switch kick KO victory over Bec Rawlings

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant scored a beautiful second-round KO victory over Bec Rawlings on the main card of last night’s UFC on FOX 21 event in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. “PVZ” was able to land a switch kick to the head of Bec, which sent Rawlings crashing to the canvas. Here is how the MMA...

Aug 8, 2016 2:23 pm

Cody Garbrandt has a pissing match with random twitter user

There is a time and a place for everything and social media seems to be the best place where fans and haters alike can connect and sometimes get a reaction from those that are viewed at a larger scale in the eye of the public. Team Alpha Male’s Cody Garbrandt held no punches back when...

Jul 20, 2016 10:09 am

Octagon Girl Brittney Palmer goes bottomless in sexy photoshoot

UFC Octagon Girl Brittney Palmer has a picked up a ton of fans since making her debut in the Octagon at UFC 125. Palmer recently posted a jaw-dropping photo from a shoot wearing nothing but a bra that has had fans going crazy over. "Here comes the sun little darlin.." Photographer @stephenwayda MUA @mohawkmakeup lighting...

Jul 15, 2016 7:20 pm

Pros react to Brock Lesnar’s USADA violation

Earlier tonight news broke that former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar had been flagged for a potential anti-doping violation. The out-of-competition drug test in question was performed by USADA on June 28, 11 days prior to Brock Lesnar’s UFC 200 decision victory over Mark Hunt. Of course it did not take long for fellow UFC...

Jul 9, 2016 10:54 pm

MMA community reacts to Amanda Nunes defeating Miesha Tate

In the main event of UFC 200, Amanda Nunes shocked the world as she rocked Miesha Tate in the first round, and then proceeded to submit the champ with a rear naked choke to win the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Immediately, the MMA community went wild on Twitter reacting to the bout. The best reactions...