314 Search Results for rivalry

Mar 28, 2015 1:21 pm

Anderson Silva: ‘Cocky’ fighters like Conor McGregor ‘can’t cross the line’

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been travelling around the world in order to promote his July title fight with “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. The Brazilian standout and brash Irishman have been at each other’s throats for most of the World Tour and will finally get to settle their beef at the UFC 189 pay-per-view...

Mar 26, 2015 1:09 pm

UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 5

On Episode 5 of UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded, UFC President Dana White, featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor make the media rounds in LA. The rivalry between the two fighters gets personal on the set of FOX Sports Live after McGregor helps himself to Aldo’s belt. The day ends with some...

Mar 24, 2015 11:42 am

‘Kimbo vs. Shamrock’ Official Poster Revealed

Two of the most recognizable fighters in combat sports – Kimbo Slice and “The World’s Most Dangerous Man,” Ken Shamrock – will now battle in the Bellator cage on Friday, June 19. “Bellator: Unfinished Business” will air Live and Free on Spike TV from inside St. Louis’ Scottrade Center. On October 4, 2008, a freak...

Mar 23, 2015 11:36 am

UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 1

On Episode 1 of UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded, featherweight champion Jose Aldo has the home court advantage on the trip’s first stop in Rio De Janeiro. But incendiary Irish challenger Conor McGregor makes the city his own, disrespecting the champion at a press conference and riling up the crowd at a local pub....

Mar 20, 2015 10:46 am

Dana White Confirms Ronda Rousey vs Bether Correia As UFC 190 Headliner

Rio’s HSBC Arena will play host to a Ronda Rousey vs. Bethe Correia title fight. UFC President Dana White announced the news at today’s Aldo vs. McGregor press-conference. The UFC bantamweight scrap is set to take place on August 1st. The fight will serve as the UFC 190 main event. Both females bring in undefeated records...

Mar 19, 2015 11:33 am

REPORT: Rousey vs. Correia Targeted For UFC 190 Headliner

The Brazilian media is reporting, as of last night, that the UFC is eyeing a Ronda Rousey vs. Bethe Correia title fight headliner for the upcoming UFC 190 event slated for Aug. 1, in Rio. Though not official, sources close to the situation indicate that this fight is nearly booked. Both females bring in undefeated...

Mar 17, 2015 12:35 pm

Cyborg To Ronda: ‘I’ll beat you down like your name was Carla Esparza’

The war of words continues between Cris Cyborg and Team Rousey. The latest to throw a match on the already blazing fire of rivalry is Cris Cyborg, who left this nice little note on twitter. Check it: Saw @ufc champion @joannamma fight! @RondaRousey you don't need to lose the belt, for me to beat you...

Mar 16, 2015 12:27 pm

Cyborg Already Signed To The UFC?

  The breaking news came in the truckloads on the most recent episode of Stud Show Radio. Co-host Justin Buchholz came ready and dropped three huge pieces of MMA news. One of the stories Buchholz talked about had to do with the rivalry between Ronda Rousey and Cristiane Cyborg. Read on because this is some...

Feb 26, 2015 2:23 pm

Bellator Books ‘Kimbo vs. Shamrock’, Bout Official For June In St. Louis

On October 4, 2008, a freak accident robbed the MMA world of one of the most anticipated fights in the history of the sport. On June 20, Bellator MMA will right that wrong. Street fighting legend and YouTube sensation Kimbo Slice and “The World’s Most Dangerous Man,” Ken Shamrock, have agreed to renew their rivalry...

Feb 18, 2015 9:49 am

Patriots likely to void Chandler Jones contract in wake of ‘Brother’ UFC fight

The NFL’s Patriots franchise have put a stop to the brother vs. brother brawl Jon Jones and Chandler Jones have so aggressively been pursuing. In a statement to TMZ, the New England Patriots Vice President of Media Relations stated the following: “It’s not a matter of if we’d allow Chandler to fight his brother. We...

Feb 11, 2015 10:24 am

Jon Jones Gets Called Out… By His Brother

“Me and my brother used to fight all the time when we were young … and I’m pretty sure I can take him down now. I am way bigger than he is. It will be fun if we actually did a one-round match for charity … that would be fun. If I win, he would...

Feb 3, 2015 10:01 am

Cris Cyborg Wishes Ronda Rousey A Happy Birthday

All she has to do is prove she can win at 135 pounds… Top Invicta fighter, Cris “Cyborg” Justino has a long-time rivalry with UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. And as Cyborg’s talks with the UFC wind down, the debuting bantamweight fighter has the following message for Ronda, whose Birthday was just a couple of...

Jan 27, 2015 11:06 am

Chael Sonnen Issues Ultimatum To Wanderlei Silva

Former UFC middleweight Chael P. Sonnen has not lost sight of his Brazilian rivalry with Wanderlei Silva. And while both men are out of the UFC, Sonnen is trying to get the attention of his formal rival. Here’s the ultimatum: We need to talk. If you ignore me, I'll have to stick shoe in you...

Jan 18, 2015 9:19 pm

UFC FN 59 Results: McGregor Dominates Siver, Wins in Round 2

“The Notorious” Conor McGregor did not defeat his opponent in two minutes like he had predicted, but the lengthier fight favored him as it showcased just how dominant he could be in the octagon. Dennis Siver is a top ten fighter but it looked like he had no business being in there with McGregor. By...

Jan 1, 2015 5:01 am

30 Minutes With UFC Champion Jon Jones

Jon Jones talks about his mindset heading into UFC 182, the state of his rivalry with Daniel Cormier, his relationship with UFC brass, his public persona, and more.

Dec 26, 2014 11:33 am

UFC Bad Blood: Jones vs. Cormier Preview

The matchup between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and former Olympian Daniel Cormier clash is more than just a clash between two elite competitors. The rivalry between these two top-tier opponents has devolved into a vicious dislike on a deeply personal level. Find out what turned these two elite athletes into bitter enemies, and...

Dec 23, 2014 2:47 pm

Jon Jones Hoping For Peaceful Resolution Following Cormier Bout

“I think a lot of times when you get a fight that’s personal it motivates the athletes. No one wants to lose to someone you don’t like.” “I’m sure when I beat him he won’t like me too much,” Jones said of Cormier. “I could see me and Daniel having a respectful relationship after the...

Nov 24, 2014 2:49 pm

Faber talks Dillashaw-Aldo superfight: ‘TJ has a great style for Aldo’

Team Alpha Male founder Urijah Faber has been a mentor to TJ Dillashaw, the current bantamweight champion. It’s no secret that Team Alpha Male and Nova Uniao have a rivalry. Prior to TJ Dillashaw’s upset over Renan Barao, Team Alpha Male was winless against Nova Uniao. Jose Aldo, who has defeated both Urijah Faber and...

Nov 24, 2014 10:42 am

King Mo on Tito Ortiz: “I would destroy Tito”

The new hot rivalry in Bellator MMA is between Tito Ortiz and Mohammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal. Following Bellator 131, where King Mo defeated Joe Vedepo, and Tito Ortiz defeated Stephan Bonnar, King Mo called out Tito Ortiz, with King Mo saying he would “Django” Tito. (See that HERE). Since then the rivalry hasn’t died down,...