Undefeated RFA bantamweight Matthew Lopez picked up another victory when he forced Eli Finn to tap to strikes in the first round at RFA 37. More important than who he beat may have been who he did it in front of. UFC President Dana White was on hand to film an episode of (…) Continue Reading
When Jon Jones returned to the Octagon at UFC 197 against Ovince Saint Preux, he admitted that he was gun-shy, and hesitant to take advantage of openings throughout the fight. After the fight, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier explained that he believes he would have defeated Jones if he had been able to fight…
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As it stands right now, American Kickboxing Academy (AKA) sports the most decorated team in mixed martial arts (MMA). Gyms like Kings MMA out of California, which has current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) titleholders Fabricio Werdum and Rafael dos Anjos… Continue Reading
At UFC 198, Cris Cyborg will make her long awaited UFC debut when she faces Leslie Smith on May 14th. Cyborg is 15-1-1 over the course of her professional MMA career, and will be riding a 15 fight win streak into the bout, with her last 5 wins coming by way of KO or TKO….
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Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone has earned the reputation as a complete badass, and sometimes has even caused UFC President Dana White headaches when he goes rock climbing or wake-boarding during fight week. Cowboy posted a photo on Instagram of himself in the cockpit of a plane while rocking a Monster helmet. He then went straight from…
While Nate Diaz currently doesn’t have an opponent for UFC 200, UFC President Dana White has stated that Diaz will remain on the card. With that being said, Diaz has been enjoying some time with martial arts legend, and movie star Jean Claude Van Damme. Van Damme posted a photo of the pair on Instagram…
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Stefan Struve needed a change of pace, and he believes he’s finally starting to see things click in South Florida. Struve is on center stage in the UFC’s latest “On the Fly” video feature, which showcases the promotion’s tallest fighter while (…) Continue Reading
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Boxer and Showtime boxing commentator Paulie Malignaggi spoke to MMA Fighting on Tuesday at the Cleveland Clinic brain study presser about performance-enhancing drug (PED) use, why weight class jumping is often a sign of PED use, his… Continue Reading
Mixed martial arts (MMA) encompasses an array of spectacular performances. From flying submissions to one-punch knockouts, MMA fighters have been known to pull every trick out of the bag to win in devastating fashion. Well, it now seems as if… Continue Reading
Mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters should be held even more responsible for their physical actions outside of the cage. Just look at what a loose cannon like Jonathan “War Machine” Koppenhaver can do when given the opportunity to impose his… Continue Reading