Archive for September, 2013

Strikeforce: Josh Barnett Describes Win Over Brett Rogers as ‘Perfect’ – Josh Barnett

Posted on September 30th, 2013 by Rich

Strikeforce: Josh Barnett Describes Win Over Brett Rogers as ‘Perfect’ Video by Josh Barnett Source: Ricardo Almeida  Eddie Alvarez Thiago Alves  Andre Amade  Dean Amasinger 

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Golden Glory Statement On UFC Pay Situation; Overeem To Fight For UFC?

Posted on September 29th, 2013 by Rich

<B>By MATT BOONE<BR> MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer</B><BR><BR> Golden Glory co-owner Bas boon released a statement addressing the payment situation with UFC which resulted in the release of several Golden Glory fighters from Zuffa deals, including former Strikeforce champions Alistair Overeem and Marloes Coenen.<BR><BR> The statement also reveals that Golden Glory is still interested in having Alistair […]

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Mendes wrestles way to another win at UFC 133

Posted on September 28th, 2013 by Rich

Chad Mendes continued his unbeaten streak with a wrestling-filled decision over Rani Yahya. This pushes Mendes’ record to 11-0, while Yahya falls to 16-7. Mendes knocked  Yahya down in the first round, and then showed off his wrestling pedigree with a quick takedown to start the second round. Yahya had a hard time creating space […]

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Posted on September 27th, 2013 by Rich

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Life devoted to martial arts: 98-year-old woman becomes a 10th degree black belt in Judo

Posted on September 26th, 2013 by Rich

Keiko Fukuda is still vibrant and alert at 98 years old, but simply surviving this long isn’t on the top of her list of achievements. The Sensei is an accomplished martial artist. In fact, she’s one of only 16 people to ever earn a 10th-degree black belt in the combat sport of Judo. Last week, […]

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Kennedy avoids the big shot and gets win over Lawler

Posted on September 25th, 2013 by Rich

Tim Kennedy was open for the upset, but Robbie Lawler never put things together during any of the three rounds. Lawler, a good striker with one-punch knockout power, simply relied too much on throwing single shots and allowed Kennedy to dictate the pace. That won with the judges as Kennedy got a unanimous decision victory, […]

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Soares interview: Silva?s manager says fighter?s popularity soaring with Burger King deal

Posted on September 24th, 2013 by Rich

The UFC is hoping UFC 134 is the beginning of big things in Brazil. The nation that produces an amazing number of top notch mixed martial artists is still lukewarm on the sport. Anderson Silva, Royce Gracie and the Nogueira brothers have been battling an uphill climb to compete with the Brazilian stars from soccer. […]

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Overeem fallout? Coenen, Einemo and older bro cut by Zuffa

Posted on September 23rd, 2013 by Rich

Three more fighters have been cut from the Zuffa/UFC/Strikeforce roster. There’s a plausible explanation for each, but you can’t help thinking that Golden Glory fighters Marloes Coenen, Jon Olav Einemo and Valentijn Overeem all got the boot because of the recent promotional issues with Alistair Overeem. Golden Glory head coach Martijn De Jong reported the […]

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Backstage With Chael Sonnen

Posted on September 22nd, 2013 by Rich

Filed under: MMA Videos, UFC, MMA Fighting Exclusive, Videos What a year it’s been for Chael Sonnen. Forty-eight hours after his suspension in California expired, MMA Fighting sat down with the controversial middleweight in the latest installment of our “Backstage” series. Sonnen talked candidly about his return to MMA, testosterone replacement therapy, the Nate Marquardt […]

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Ryan Ford Post Nick Hinchliffe Interview – Ryan Ford

Posted on September 21st, 2013 by Rich

Ryan Ford Post Nick Hinchliffe Interview Video by Ryan Ford Source: Vitor Belfort  Robert Berry David Bielkheden Michael Bisping 

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