Archive for August, 2013

Evans, Belfort and more: Exclusive pictures from UFC 133

Posted on August 31st, 2013 by Rich

Check out exclusive pictures from UFC 133 by Tracy Lee, including Rashad Evans and Vitor Belfort’s finishes, Dennis Hallman’s shorts, Brian Ebersole’s manscaping, the guest Octagon Girl Chrissy Hubbard and more. Source: http://sports.yahoo.com/mma/blog/cagewriter/post/Evans-Belfort-and-more-Exclusive-pictures-from?urn=mma-wp5592 Jon Fitch Kenny Florian Jesse Forbes Xavier Foupa Pokam

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Paula Sack Interviews Demian Maia – UFC 131

Posted on August 30th, 2013 by Rich

Paual talks to Demian about his preparation for his upcoming fight versus Mark Munoz at UFC 131: Dos Santos vs Carwin. Watch the event Live on Pay-Per-View or www.UFC.tv this Sat Jun 11th at 6/9PM PT/ET Source: http://mmalice.com/ufc-131/paula-sack-interviews-demian-maia-video_2ad01b3d5.html Pat Barry  Vitor Belfort  Robert Berry David Bielkheden

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Strikeforce?s Three Stars: Tate, Henderson and Saffiedine

Posted on August 29th, 2013 by Rich

In front of a raucous crowd in suburban Chicago, Strikeforce delivered with another card of exciting fights. Who rose above the rest? Here’s are Cagewriter’s picks. Tell us yours in the comments or on Facebook. No. 1 star — Miesha Tate: Marloes Coenen was beaten at her own game Saturday night, as Tate outgrappled and […]

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Video: Ryan Bader?s KO power on display

Posted on August 28th, 2013 by Rich

With a background as an All-American wrestler at Arizona State University, Ryan Bader will always be tabbed as a wrestler first and foremost. That makes it easy to forget that he does have knockout power. See here? On Saturday at UFC 132, Bader will have to find that knockout power again. He didn’t have it […]

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No Surprise: UFC on Versus 5 Prelims to Stream on Facebook

Posted on August 27th, 2013 by Rich

Filed under: UFC, News In what should come as no surprise in 2011, the UFC on Sunday will again offer preliminary card fights on Facebook. Though the promotion has not yet made the Facebook fights official for UFC on Versus 5 on its website, sources close to the UFC confirmed to MMA Fighting plans for […]

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Phan fighting to break Asian stereotypes

Posted on August 26th, 2013 by Rich

Nam Phan admits he’s a bit of a nerd, but he wasn’t about to follow the traditional path that many Asians follow when they come to the U.S. Phan hated school, but wasn’t a bad kid. That’s when he turned to martial arts. “You have to understand that where I grew up, living like a […]

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Coker video: Is Overeem ever fighting again for Strikeforce?

Posted on August 25th, 2013 by Rich

This is a bizarre position for Scott Coker. The Strikeforce CEO is technically under the umbrella of Zuffa. In a recent interview with SI.com, Dana White swore up and down that he has absolutely no hand in decisions with Strikeforce. Yet when you watch or listen to Coker talking about the future of his fighters […]

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Video analysis: Iole on Jones? tweets, plus his battle versus Evans and ?Rampage?

Posted on August 24th, 2013 by Rich

This is about as close to WWE as you can get. The triangle of trash talk between Rashad Evans, Jon Jones and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson is going to reach epic proportions during the lead up to UFC 135 in Denver on September 24. Before and after UFC 133, Jones took some shots at Evans on […]

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Slimmer Fedor is ready to go after Strikeforce weigh-in

Posted on August 23rd, 2013 by Rich

Earlier in the week, in a blog exclusive to Yahoo! Sports, Dan Henderson called out Fedor Emelianenko. Hendo thought Fedor might be overlooking him as a opponent and not taing the fight seriously. Well if weigh-ins mean anything, it looks the fallen heavyweight king is going to be ready for tomorrow’s clash. After fighting around […]

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No Surprise: UFC on Versus 5 Prelims to Stream on Facebook

Posted on August 22nd, 2013 by Rich

Filed under: UFC, News In what should come as no surprise in 2011, the UFC on Sunday will again offer preliminary card fights on Facebook. Though the promotion has not yet made the Facebook fights official for UFC on Versus 5 on its website, sources close to the UFC confirmed to MMA Fighting plans for […]

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