27 February 2017 | 12:00 am Rory MacDonald will still take an easy, effortless win over anything else. No one truly wants to get hit in the face multiple times, of course. However, MacDonald is beginning to embrace his reputation as a fighter capable of violent performances, he told Ariel Helwani on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour. “The...
27 February 2017 | 12:00 am Your heart has to go out to Matt Mitrione. The heavyweight was one of the first big-name fighters to make the switch from the UFC to Bellator at a time when there wasn't any real marquee opponents for him. Well, at least on the level that he would have been facing in the UFC. After all,...
27 February 2017 | 12:00 am Bellator MMA middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho will defend his title against Melvin Manhoef at Bellator 176 on April 8 in Torino, Italy.Officials announced the 185-pound title fight on Monday. The televised event will take place inside the Pala Alpitour arena.The championship bout is an immediate rematch of a five-round fight from May 2016. Carvalho...
27 February 2017 | 12:00 am Tyron Woodley vs. Stephen Thompson 2: UFC 209 Countdown Video <!-- --> (Video Courtesy of UFC) UFC 209 Countdown goes inside the lives of Tyron Woodley and...
27 February 2017 | 12:00 am Cub Swanson vs. Artem Lobov was initially announced as the main event for UFC Fight Night 108 on April 22, 2017, at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. The general consensus was, “good fight, but not impressed as main event.” Now Brazil’s Combate is reporting that the new main event will be Demian Maia vs. Jorge Masvidal. Although...
UFC 209 Countdown goes inside the lives of four athletes on the brink of championship greatness. Tyron Woodley & Stephen Thompson fought to a thrilling five-round draw in November and must now dig deeper to find what it will take to win in their rematch. In the co-main event, dynamic lightweight contender Tony Ferguson and 23-0 Khabib Nurmagomedov get...
WWE If you’ve been trying to read the tea leaves on whether or not Ronda Rousey will return to the UFC following her 48 second loss to champ Amanda Nunes, it’d be near impossible to interpret the results as anything but a resounding no. The start of March marks three months since her defeat, and during that time she hasn’t made...
Max Holloway has revealed he will not be one to beg for a money fight with lightweight champion, Conor McGregor.The interim featherweight champion is set to face champion Jose...
What a difference four months can make.How many UFC fights over the past year ended in a knockout? How many went the distance? We break down every result of 2016.One of the biggest draws in UFC history is coming back. Dana White told the LA Times on Friday that former 170-pound champion Georges St-Pierre has signed a deal to...
Derrick Lewis’ second-round TKO win over Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 105 was pretty exciting. It earned both men a well-deserved Fight of the Night bonus of $50,000 for their efforts. As cool as the scrap was to watch, it wasn’t the most fan ... Source link