Archive for May, 2013

Cormier talks about Silva, the Grand Prix and his future

Posted on May 31st, 2013 by Rich

Daniel Cormer was helping teammates Mo Lawal and Luke Rockhold prepare for their Sept. 10 bouts when he was given the opportunity of a lifetime. Alistair Overeem had dropped out of the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix, and Cormier was being asked to step in and fight Antonio Silva. For Cormier, taking the fight with Silva […]

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UFC 133 Facebook Prelims Results: Menjivar, Hendricks, Brown, and Natal Earns Wins

Posted on May 30th, 2013 by Rich

MMAFrenzy coverage of UFC 133 begins with tonight’s Facebook card. UFC 133’s Facebook card will precede a Spike TV card at 8PM EST. Stay tuned to MMAFrenzy for full coverage of the event. UFC 133’s PPV kicks off at 9PM EST on PPV. Source: Ba Te er  Ryan Bader  Siyar Bahadurzada Bao Ligao 

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Countdown to UFC 131 – UFC

Posted on May 29th, 2013 by Rich

Full episode! Vancouver is on notice – heavy hands mean a big-time main event unlikely to go the distance in Junior dos Santos vs. Shane Carwin. Plus Kenny Florian vs. Diego Nunes and Demian Maia vs. Mark Muñoz – see what’s in store! Source: Luke Cummo  Jeff Big Frog Curran Dai Shuanghai  Mac Danzig 

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Junior Dos Santos Interview – UFC

Posted on May 28th, 2013 by Rich

Heavy-handed Junior Dos Santos steps back into the Octagon? against a man considered to be an equally dangerous striker, Shane Carwin. Will Junior’s speed advantage be enough to hand Carwin his first KO loss? Watch UFC 131 Live on Pay-Per-View and on Saturday, Jun 11th at 6/9PM PT/ET. Source: Spencer Fisher Jon Fitch […]

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Shane Carwin Discusses Leaner Diet, Plan of Attack Against Junior dos Santos – UFC 131

Posted on May 27th, 2013 by Rich

Shane Carwin Discusses Leaner Diet, Plan of Attack Against Junior dos Santos Video by UFC 131 Source: Leonard Garcia Andrew Gardner Tiki Ghosn Dennis George

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UFC 133 picks, Vegas-style: Tito looking to pull off second straight shocker

Posted on May 26th, 2013 by Rich

UFC 133 betting odds (Courtesy Lagasse’s Stadium Las Vegas): Tito Ortiz (+300) vs. Rashad Evans (-400) – Light heavyweight Dennis Hallman (-110) vs. Brian Ebersole (-120) – Welterweight Yoshihiro Akiyama (+280) vs. Vitor Belfort (-360) – Middleweight Constantinou Philippou (+155) vs. Jorge Rivera (-185) – Middleweight Mike Pyle (+220) vs. Rory Macdonald (-300) – Welterweight […]

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Strikeforce Weigh Ins Overeem Werdum Barnett Rogers Griggs Noons Masvidal – Strikeforce

Posted on May 25th, 2013 by Rich

SHOWTIME Sports presents the official weigh-in for the Strikeforce World Grand Prix Heavyweight Tournment. Check out all ten fiighters on the super-sized June 18th fight card: Chad Griggs, Valentijn Overeem, Daniel Cormier, Jeff Monson, KJ Noons, and Jorge Masvidal. Plus headliners Brett Rogers, Josh Barnett, Alistair Overeem, and Fabricio Werdum. Source: Clay Guida Jason […]

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Tate grinds her way to women?s 135-pound title, finishing with a side choke

Posted on May 24th, 2013 by Rich

Miesha Tate wrestled with the boys in high school, so there’s little mystery to her game. She wanted to get Marloes Coenen down, and down often. After spending 10-plus minutes on her back, a warn down Coenen found herself in a nasty arm-triangle choke in the middle of the fourth round. Referee John McCarthy called […]

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Kaufman tears apart Carmouche?s face at Strikeforce Challengers 17

Posted on May 23rd, 2013 by Rich

Liz Carmouche shocked the world by hanging with Strikeforce champion Marloes Coenen, but she couldn’t catch Sarah Kaufman off-guard. The former champ was prepared to stuff Carmouche’s takedown game and worked beautifully behind a jab on her way to an easy unanimous decision victory, 30-27 on all cards, at Strikeforce Challengers 17  in Las Vegas. […]

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Guillard brings fireworks to UFC 132 with KO of Roller

Posted on May 22nd, 2013 by Rich

Melvin Guillard won his fifth fight in a row with a knockout of Shane Roller that showed off Guillard’s speed and striking power at UFC 132 in Las Vegas on Saturday. Guillard caused problems for Roller early, as his constant movement made it impossible for Roller, an All-American wrestler, to shoot in for a takedown. […]

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