3632 Search Results for TUF

Oct 22, 2015 7:30 am

Poirier: “This isn’t a Toughman competition; you don’t just fight everybody”

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier was expected to headline this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 76 event in Dublin opposite Joseph Duffy. However, yesterday it was announced that “Irish Joe” had suffered a concussion in training and would not be able to compete in this Saturday’s main event. When the news hit that Duffy was not going...

Oct 21, 2015 8:16 pm

Fighters react to Joseph Duffy’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ withdrawal

News broke Wednesday afternoon that Joseph Duffy had been forced off of the ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ card due to a concussion sustained during training. The UFC offered his opponent, Dustin Poirier, the opportunity to fight Norman Parke instead, however Poirier declined the fight. Conor McGregor, who defeated Poirier last year, also offered to step...

Oct 20, 2015 1:36 pm

Zahabi: GSP has “plenty of fighting left”

As speculation continues to grow on whether or not Georges St-Pierre will return to the UFC again, one person who may have the best inside information on the matter beside St-Pierre himself is his coach, Firas Zahabi. The Montreal Tristar coach spoke with MMA Fighting to share his thoughts on the return of “Rush” to...

Oct 19, 2015 2:45 pm

Aldo on McGregor: ‘I will hurt him like I have never done to anyone before’

Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor are finally expected to meet in the center of the octagon this winter. “UFC 194” will host one of the biggest pay-per-views of the year when the two champions meet in Las Vegas to decide who truly is the undisputed featherweight champion of the world. They were originally slated to...

Oct 19, 2015 11:41 am

Aisling Daly ready to fight in front of Irish crowd after missing 2014 Dublin event

Aisling Daly has fought in front of her hometown crowd in Dublin, Ireland several times before under the Cage Warriors banner. After making the rounds through Bellator and Invicta, the Ultimate Fighting Championship came knocking and Daly was signed on as a participant for “The Ultimate Fighter 20”. In the meantime, UFC ran their first...

Oct 18, 2015 1:56 pm

“Showtime” denies he is helping Cerrone train for dos Anjos title fight

Rafael dos Anjos has a giant target on his back now that he has the UFC Lightweight Championship slung over his shoulder. The Brazilian defeated Anthony “Showtime” Pettis for the strap at UFC 185 in March and has been sidelined with an injury ever since. Now, he is set to defend his championship for the...

Oct 18, 2015 1:48 am

Paige VanZant teases major announcement for “UFC Fight Night 80”

A video posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Oct 18, 2015 at 8:10pm PDT December 10th baby!!!! #ufcvegas Paige VanZant has already taken the world of mixed martial arts by storm and she is looking to prove that she is more than just a pretty face. She dominated her last two opponents in Alex Chambers...

Oct 17, 2015 6:29 am

UFC Releases 5 Fighters, Including Marcus Brimage

Five UFC fighters have been handed their walking papers, and if rumors are true, more could be joining them. Marcus Brimage, Matt Van Buren, Christos Giagos, Roger Narvaez, and Chris Clements have all officially announced their release from the promotion via social media accounts. Marcus Brimage entered the UFC at the TUF 14 finale event...

Oct 15, 2015 8:36 am

This Is What A Shirtless Team Alpha Male Meeting Looks Like

A video posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Oct 15, 2015 at 12:33am PDT urijahfaber We stayed focused for as long as possible. Team meeting. @teamalphamalemma @lancepalmer @lastcall155 @cody_nolove @paigevanzantufc @justinbuchholz_ @holdsworthmma @teamalphadad @sneakytommy @touchyfili ….@chadmendes was hunting :/   Team Alpha Male held a team meeting and it’s safe to assume that it’s not...

Oct 15, 2015 8:31 am

PIC! McGregor Spars With Gunnar Nelson

UFC’s interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor is in the gym and preparing for his massive fight with current champ Jose Aldo. The two will finally meet as UFC 194, which is scheduled for Dec. 12 in Las Vegas. It’s set to be a massive event, with Aldo vs. McGregor headlining, Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold...

Oct 15, 2015 7:26 am

Rumble Slams Bader –– ‘You Havn’t Fought Anyone In The Top 3’

It was reported last week that UFC light heavyweight Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson wanted to fight Ryan Bader. That was what his manager said and Rumble had yet to publicly say anything about Bader. Until now that is. The fighter took to his Facebook and posted rant about how Bader is calling himself the number one...

Oct 14, 2015 3:43 pm

Best Spinning Elbow KO Ever? –– You Decide!

A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Oct 14, 2015 at 9:30am PDT UFC president Dana White shares some pretty great stuff in his clip of the day posts. Wednesday’s featured one of the nastiest spinning elbow KO’s you’ll ever see. In fact it might be up there with THE best. It happened during...

Oct 12, 2015 2:55 pm

Brendan Schaub releases statement on UFC retirement

Brendan Schaub hinted at it on a recent episode of “The Joe Rogan Experience”, but it looks like he just made it official: Schaub is hanging up the gloves for good. The heavy hitter first appeared on UFC television as a contestant for the tenth season of “The Ultimate Fighter”. Schaub was lumped in a...

Oct 12, 2015 11:51 am

Browne Confirms Relationship With Rousey: ‘She’s my woman and I’m her man’

UFC heavyweight Travis Browne and UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey are officially in a relationship! The rumor mill made its rounds earlier this year when pictures started circulating on the internet of Travis Browne and Ronda Rousey hanging out together in public. The topic was not brought up until today when Travis Browne appeared...

Oct 11, 2015 12:25 pm

Vinny Magalhaes details how a Brazilian doctor gave him a bacterial infection

Vinny Magalhaes’ recent stint with the Ultimate Fighting Championship may not have went how he intended, but at least he got a decent story from his time there! Magalhaes’ last outing in the octagon lasted all of fourteen seconds. The light heavyweight walked into UFC 163 prepared to eliminate Anthony Perosh, but fight weekend took...

Oct 10, 2015 10:28 am

Getting Your Forum Fix –– You’re Welcome!

Hey it’s Saturday, who has the time to go online and look through all the MMA forums? Probably not you, so we took that problem off your hands and went out in search of today’s gems. In today’s forum fix we’ve got some pics from Arianny Celeste’s snapchat, a video of Chris Weidman and Frank...

Oct 10, 2015 8:27 am

COACH: ‘I Guarantee Dhiego Lima Will Be Back In The UFC’

TUF 19 finalist Dhiego Lima was cut from the UFC after going 1-3 in his first four bouts. Lima lost to Eddie Gordon in the final of TUF 19, then earned a decision win over Jorge de Oliveira before suffering two straight KO losses. Lima hasn’t fought since his last fight in the UFC but...