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Dec 8, 2015 3:40 pm

Holm may take another fight before Rousey rematch

Earlier this week Ronda Rousey opened up about her loss to Holly Holm, and her intentions of having a rematch with Holm once she recovers from the tooth and lip injuries sustained in the fight. With that being said, many fans were hopeful of a UFC 200 fight in July, however according to Holm’s manager,...

Dec 8, 2015 1:15 pm

Rousey on Holm Rematch: “If I don’t win I’ll be done with everything!”

Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey is an all or nothing type of person. Her statement of wanting to retire undefeated in the UFC was a bold statement given the striking superiority of Holly Holm and Cris Cyborg wanting a crack at then champ, Ronda Rousey. Rousey spoke with ESPN magazine: “What else am I going to fu**ing...

Dec 8, 2015 11:06 am

Ronda Rousey opens up on rematch with Holly Holm

UFC President has confirmed that a rematch between UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and former champion Ronda Rousey will take place. Many fans feel Rousey was so outclassed in their first fight that she does not deserve a rematch. Fellow fighters have opined that Rousey should take more time to hone her skills before...

Dec 6, 2015 2:09 pm

Werdum Video: Champ wants Jones after Velasquez rematch

Heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum (20-5-1 MMA) defeated Cain Velasquez (13-2 MMA) at UFC 188 in June at Mexico City, Mexico. Werdum is on a six fight win streak after suffering a loss to Alistair Overeem four years ago with Strikeforce at a Grand Prix quarterfinal. The Kings MMA champion discusses his future plans after a...

Dec 3, 2015 1:00 pm

Dana White CONFIRMS Rousey will get immediate rematch

Since Holly Holm demolished Ronda Rousey en route to a 2nd round KO win at UFC 193 to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship last month, there has been much speculation as to whether or not Ronda Rousey should get an immediate rematch given how dominant of a performance Holly Holm put on. UFC President...

Dec 2, 2015 1:49 pm

Klitschko rematch will go down! “Failure is not an option!”

Wladimir Klitschko has announced that he will fight for the world heavyweight title by taking up his option for an immediate rematch with new champ Tyson Fury sometime in 2016. Tyson Fury won by unanimous decision against the Ukrainian in Dusseldorf, Germany, to win the WBA, IBF and WBO belts.  The contract for the fight...

Dec 2, 2015 8:51 am

Jones answers ‘The Question’ ahead of inevitable DC rematch

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier currently don’t have a date set for their rematch, however a rematch between the two is inevitable. Ahead of their fight being booked, ‘Bones’ has been posting videos of himself breaking personal record after personal record in the weight room. This has raised the question of ‘what will happen to...

Nov 22, 2015 8:17 am

UFC middleweight is against Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort rematch

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s middleweight division is about to receive a major shakeup if all the stars align correctly. Anderson Silva’s return to the octagon may be against Vitor Belfort at UFC 197, according to a recent report. Belfort currently ranks in the top-five of the weight class and a loss to Silva could cause...

Nov 21, 2015 8:04 am

Holm breaks silence on Rousey rematch

Since Holly Holm dominated Ronda Rousey last Saturday at UFC 193, there has been much talk of a potential rematch. While some believe that an immediate rematch makes no sense because Holm’s win was so one-sided, others believe that Rousey deserves a rematch because of her dominance up until this point. Newly crowned UFC women’s...

Nov 19, 2015 9:32 am

Sonnen predicts the outcome of Holly Holm vs Ronda Rousey rematch

Chael Sonnen knows all about the art of selling fights. The former UFC title contender spoke with ESPN radio on Wednesday about the future of the UFC after one of their biggest stars in Ronda Rousey lost the title to Holly Holm (transcribed by MMA Fighting): “When Dana White, our president, sinks his teeth into this and...

Nov 18, 2015 11:15 am

UFC champ advises Ronda Rousey take ‘a year or so’ to prepare for Holly Holm rematch

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has already stated that former UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has some holes in her game to work on. With Rousey’s announced plans to take time off, her planned six-month break from fighting won’t be enough to prepare her for a rematch with Holm, according to Cormier who spoke...

Nov 17, 2015 7:53 am

‘Cyborg’ still wants Rousey after Holm rematch: ‘I think Holm wins again’

At the UFC 193 post-fight press conference UFC President Dana White stated that Holly Holm’s KO win over Ronda Rousey certainly shook up the UFC women’s bantamweight division. In addition, a potential superfight with Cris Cyborg certainly had lost some of its hype. While Rousey has stated that despite the brutal KO loss she will...

Nov 16, 2015 8:19 am

Ronda Rousey opens up as slight betting favorite over Holly Holm in rematch

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey are likely going to square off again in an immediate rematch of their “UFC 193” bout. Holm took the world by surprise when she picked Rousey apart in the opening round before brutally knocking her out with a headkick in the second. Bookies never gave Holm...

Nov 15, 2015 8:35 am

Dana White: Rematch between Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey ‘makes sense’

Holly Holm flipped the world of mixed martial arts on its head when she brutally knocked out Ronda Rousey to become the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion. Before getting dethroned, Rousey tore through any and all competition that the UFC brass put in front of her and was undefeated with a record of 12-0. Rousey’s loss...

Nov 15, 2015 2:19 am

Poll | Does Ronda Rousey deserve instant rematch against Holly Holm?

Ronda Rousey has put on the worst display of her professional mixed martial arts career, where she was brutalized, before being knocked out and sent crashing face first into the canvas. UFC president Dana White has stated that Ronda will most likely get an immediate rematch, as soon as she heals from her injuries. When...

Nov 4, 2015 3:52 pm

Cormier talks UFC 192 buy-rate, predicts Jones rematch

Last week a report surfaced that stated that UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson bombed in PPV sales. UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier spoke to MMAJunkie Radio to reveal that UFC 192 did “less than 300,000.” When asked how a potential rematch with arguable pound for pound king Jon Jones would do, Cormier had a...

Nov 3, 2015 9:49 am

Matt Serra still down for a rematch with ‘fake ass hall monitor’ Matt Hughes

Over 6 years have passed, and Matt Serra still can’t get over not getting the best of Matt Hughes in their “Fight of the Night” at UFC 98. Serra spoke with UFC commentators Jon Anik and Kenny Florian about his grudge with the UFC Hall of Famer (transrcribed by MMA Fighting): “I can’t stand that...

Nov 2, 2015 11:43 pm

Werdum open to rematch with Fedor but does not see Emelianenko coming to the UFC

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum appeared on the MMA Hour and spoke with Ariel Helwani on a potential rematch with heavyweight great, Fedor Emelianenko. Werdum said that he does not see the Russian fighting in the UFC any time soon, probably tied with a two or three year contract with Rizin. “He deserved a fight...

Oct 27, 2015 9:46 am

Jones’ manager: DC rematch will be on our terms

Jon Jones was recently reinstated by the UFC, and has reportedly never been more focused. With that being said, a rematch with current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is on everyone’s mind. The only obstacle to that is that DC is currently looking to sit out for a while and rest up for the...