314 Search Results for rivalry

Mar 1, 2016 3:10 pm

PHOTO | Jon Jones trolls Daniel Cormier on Instagram

We are now officially less than 2 months away from UFC 197, where Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier will square off in their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC light heavyweight championship. Leading up to the fight, the pair’s rivalry has continued to boil as they both have traded verbal jabs over social media. Things...

Feb 18, 2016 9:34 am

Miesha Tate reacts to Ronda Rousey’s post-UFC 193 suicide comments

Miesha Tate and Ronda Rousey have a long standing rivalry. While most rivalries in combat sports don’t extend outside of the Octagon, Rousey and Tate’s has continued outside of the Octagon. Recently, following Rousey’s UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm, she revealed that she had suicidal thoughts. In the wake of Rousey’s comments, Miesha...

Feb 16, 2016 9:57 am

Dominick Cruz viciously stirs the pot of drama at ‘Team Alpha Fail’

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has had a long time rivalry with Urijah Faber and he has been getting an absolute kick out of all the drama surrounding Faber’s camp at Team Alpha Male. A fall out between Faber and striking coach Duane Ludwig caused a rift between fighters with the former bantamweight champion Dillashaw...

Feb 12, 2016 8:31 am

TJ Dillashaw puts “b**ch” Dominick Cruz on BLAST

Leading up to TJ Dillashaw’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ scrap against Dominick Cruz earlier this year Cruz verbally assaulted the champ repeatedly. Dillasahw didn’t seem to have much of a response, saying that he preferred to do his talking in the fight. Ultimately, Cruz was awarded the split-decision win and awarded the title he never...

Feb 10, 2016 3:00 pm

Wednesday Warriors: Patrick Roy vs. Chris Osgood

In today’s segment of “Wednesday Warriors” we feature a scrap between former National Hockey League goaltenders Chris Osgood and Patrick Roy. This epic fight occurred during the 1997-1998 season, when the rivalry between Detroit Red Wings and Colorado Avalanche was at its peak. Despite being much smaller than his opponent, Osgood was able to get...

Jan 29, 2016 11:26 am

PHOTO | Daniel Cormier can’t lie to himself after getting help with cheating!

The current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier knows how to be honest with himself. “DC” walked into a barbershop recently and walked out ten years younger, and feels really guilty about it. Check out Cormier’s candid Instagram post highlighting his conflicting opponent that could battle him even longer than his rivalry with Jon Jones....

Jan 25, 2016 10:54 am

Future UFC fighters? Crazy Kids Fighting -MMA- Video: Dana needs to watch this!

If your looking for some MMA action, you found it. You just wouldn’t expect it from these two kids as they put on a pretty entertaining scrap. With Dana White’s new program, -Looking for a fight- he might want to have someone keep tabs on these two, you never know what either one of these...

Jan 25, 2016 9:50 am

Bellator 149 Promo Video: When Legends Collide

On February 19th, legends will collide at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock will complete the final chapter of their epic rivalry. Then, Kimbo Slice and DADA 5000 will face-off in a battle years in the making. Want to watch the event live? Tickets are on sale for this Houston...

Dec 5, 2015 4:11 pm

Conor McGregor on Jose Aldo: “Peace will be restored through battle”

Bad blood between champion Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor was at it’s boiling point during the promotion for UFC 189.  Tempers flared, belts were ripped off of tables and many words were shared between camps. Five months after the wild verbal exchanges, it’s come down to the final week. “I’m really thinking of the fight...

Nov 15, 2015 1:04 pm

Bethe Correia responds to Holly Holm’s KO win over Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey’s rivalry with Bethe Correia may not date as far back as Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino’s or Miesha Tate’s, but the argument could be made that it IS more personal. In the weeks leading into UFC 190 in August 2015, Correia took the trash-talk to a level most don’t when she brought up Rousey’s family,...

Nov 15, 2015 9:44 am

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino reacts to Ronda Rousey’s KO loss to Holly Holm

The rivalry between Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and Ronda Rousey just got taken to the next level after the conclusion of “UFC 193”. Challenger Holly Holm shocked the world when she delivered a head kick to the jaw of Rousey that sent her crashing to the canvas, ending her night in the second round of the...

Nov 8, 2015 11:53 am

What’s Next for Vitor Belfort After “UFC Fight Night 77” Win?

It happens after every single Ultimate Fighting Championship card. As soon as the main-event of “UFC Fight Night 77” wrapped up and Belfort made his way out of the octagon with his hands raised high in victory, the majority of the viewers asked themselves, “What’s next for Belfort?”. Playing matchmaker for fighters can be fun,...

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...

Oct 26, 2015 10:31 am

These ‘UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor’ videos will give you chills

Of course, you have to work the “Nation vs. Nation” gimmick into it as well: It is no secret that UFC Featherweight Champions Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor do NOT like each other. The two elite athletes were set to settle their rivalry at “UFC 189” in Las Vegas in July, but Aldo was forced...

Oct 19, 2015 1:00 pm

More TUF seasons to showcase individual fight camps?

Season 21 of “The Ultimate Fighter” was a unique twist on the UFC’s reality show featuring two decorated fight camps with American Top Team and the Blackzilians facing off against each other. It was the first season for the reality show to feature an entire team pitted against each other in the battle to win...

Oct 15, 2015 11:15 am

Aldo Vows To Never Speak Of McGregor Following UFC 194

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is sick of talking about Conor McGregor and vows to never mention him again after they fight at UFC 194. The two men were scheduled to face off at UFC 189, before the champ had to pull out with a rib injury, which forced McGregor to step in and take...

Oct 12, 2015 2:00 pm

TJ Dillashaw: ‘I’m not allowed to show my face at Team Alpha Male’

Even though it has been over a year since Duane “Bang” Ludwig stepped down as the head coach of Team Alpha Male, tensions are still rising and the rivalry between the two parties is at an all time high. While there is no doubt that Ludwig is an outstanding striking coach, his methods of teaching...

Oct 11, 2015 5:53 pm

Kimbo Slice Wants Several More Fights Before Retirement

Kimbo Slice’s return to mixed martial arts at “Bellator 138: Unfinished Business” against Ken Shamrock may not have been a world-class technical display of skill, but it did more than get the job done. The main-event drew over two million viewers to SPIKE so they could see a fight take place that was years in...

Oct 11, 2015 7:05 am

Cyborg Has A Dog Named Fedor, And This Is His Training Diary

Every single time Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino steps into an Invicta FC octagon, fans in attendance know they are about to witness something special. Whether it’s a fifteen minute mauling or a quick knockout, “Cyborg” has gained the reputation of bulldozing through her opponents. Her rivalry with Ronda Rousey has escalated to such a point that...

Oct 11, 2015 6:56 am

Makwan Amirkhani wants ‘scared’ Mike Wilkinson next

Makwan Amirkhani may only be two fights into his UFC career, but he has already made a major impact in the octagon. The Finnish fighter only needed one minute and forty-nine seconds to dispose of both of his opponent’s so far in 2015 and he is ready to make a return to the cage since...