Archive for December, 2011

Brock Lesnar WWE Bound Following UFC Retirement?

Posted on December 31st, 2011 by Rich

No more than a second after former UFC heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar (Pictured) announced his retirement from mixed martial arts did fanboys wonder if the former WWE superstar was destined to return to his fake fighting ways. Not so fast, per UFC president Dana White. ?I mean when he retires, he retires under contract,? White […]

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UFC 141 Salaries: Brock Lesnar to be top earner for event with guaranteed $400K payday

Posted on December 31st, 2011 by Rich

By: Jamie Penick, MMATorch Editor-in-Chief The Nevada State Athletic Commission has preemptively released the disclosed payroll figures for tonight’s UFC 141 event from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. With Alistair Overeem’s earnings being revealed in a lawsuit by Golden Glory this week, the NSAC released the rest of the earnings for the […]

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Johny Hendricks: ‘I did what GSP and BJ Penn couldn?t do to Jon Fitch’ at UFC 141

Posted on December 31st, 2011 by Rich

Source: http://www.mmamania.com/2011/12/31/2672271/johny-hendricks-i-did-what-gsp-and-bj-penn-couldnt-do-to-jon-fitch-at Manvel Gamburyan Sean Gannon Edgar Garcia Leonard Garcia Andrew Gardner

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UFC 141: Donald Cerrone, Nate Diaz comment on pre-fight press conference skirmish [Updated]

Posted on December 31st, 2011 by Rich

By: Jamie Penick, MMATorch Editor-in-Chief Donald Cerrone and Nate Diaz square off on Friday night in the co-main event of UFC 141 in Las Vegas, but the two almost came to blows on Wednesday at the event’s pre-fight press conference. In the customary staredown photo op, Diaz popped Cerrone’s hat off of his head and […]

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Brock Lesnar, The UFC’s Shooting Star, Retires at 34

Posted on December 31st, 2011 by Rich

Source: http://www.ufc.com/news/Lesnar-The-UFC-Shooting-Star-Retires-at-34 Rolles Gracie Royce Gracie Royler Gracie Ryan Gracie Peter Graham

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UFC 141 results: Diego Nunes’ kicks, takedown defense throttle Manny Gamburyan

Posted on December 31st, 2011 by Rich

LAS VEGAS – A variety of kicks and solid takedown defense allowed Diego Nunes to scored a decision victory over the tough Manny Gamburyan. The featherweight bout served as the curtain-jerker for UFC 141, which took place at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena. It was one of three bouts that streamed on Facebook prior […]

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Sparring Gloves for Different Striking

Posted on December 31st, 2011 by Rich

ShareThis Source: http://www.ufcrundown.com/blog/sparring-gloves-for-different-striking/ Tyson Griffin Karn Grigorian Karen Grigoryan Kendall Grove Clay Guida

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Photo: Jon Fitch wrestles referee after UFC 141 knockout

Posted on December 31st, 2011 by Rich

Johny Hendricks scored a 12-second knockout of Jon Fitch at UFC 141 on Friday night. When Fitch came to, he thought he was still fighting and tried to wrestle referee Steve Mazzagatti. If Fitch was facing Mazzagatti, he would have had a nice start on the round. Unfortunately, he had already lost. Source: http://sports.yahoo.com/mma/blog/cagewriter/post/Photo-Jon-Fitch-wrestles-referee-after-UFC-141-?urn=mma-wp11371 Viacheslav […]

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Fedor vs. Ishii Results

Posted on December 31st, 2011 by Rich

Filed under: DREAM, Results, Japan MMA Fighting has Fedor vs. Ishii results for the Dream New Year’s Eve fight card at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The event, headlined by a fight between Fedor Emelianenko vs. Satoshi Ishii, is titled “Genki Desu Ka!!” and is this year’s version of Dynamite!!. The 17-fight lineup […]

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Different Gloves for Different Purposes

Posted on December 31st, 2011 by Rich

ShareThis Source: http://www.ufcrundown.com/blog/different-gloves-for-different-purposes/ David Baron  Phil Baroni Don Barr Pat Barry  Vitor Belfort 

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