Archive for June, 2014

Cerrone get his wish for quick fight with Siver match up at UFC 137

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by Rich

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is as hot as a pistol right now. After his quick win over Charles Oliveira two weeks ago at UFC on Versus 5, he told Joe Silva he’s waiting for the phone call. Even if there was opening for UFC 135 just six weeks, he’d take the fight. “I want the Denver […]

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Monday morning knockout: Guseinov?s spinning backfist

Posted on June 29th, 2014 by Rich

What’s the perfect complement to your coffee and Wheaties? A spinning backfist knockout, of course. This comes courtesy of Arthur Guseinov. He delivered the KO of Tyson Jeffries at Friday night’s M-1 Challenge card, breaking a two-fight losing streak. Showtime commentator Mauro Ranallo called it the knockout of the year, but considering some of the […]

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Former UFC heavyweights Rodriguez, Gormley, McCorkle and Sylvia post mixed results

Posted on June 28th, 2014 by Rich

If you think the UFC and Strikeforce have trouble finding heavyweight depth beyond their top 10, imagine what it’s like around the rest of the world. This weekend’s smaller promotion fight slate gives us a good read. Tim Sylvia, Chase Gormley, Ricco Rodriguez and Sean McCorkle were all in action. They didn’t fight world beaters […]

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UFC 135’s Quinton Jackson details how he allegedly rooted out a Jon Jones spy

Posted on June 27th, 2014 by Rich

Image: Just weeks before UFC light-heavyweight champ Jon Jones’ first title defense and Quinton Jackson’s first opportunity to… Source: Wes Soldier Combs  Ray Cooper  Kit Cope  Wesley Cabbage Correira  Patrick The Predator Côté 

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Pedro Rizzo Eyes Return to UFC

Posted on June 26th, 2014 by Rich

Filed under: MMA Videos, UFC, Videos MMA Fighting recently caught up with veteran Pedro Rizzo at the Team Nogueira Training Center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. “The Rock” talked about the atmosphere at UFC Rio, Anderson Silva’s performance against Yushin Okami, his desire to get one last shot in the UFC and the charity work […]

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UFC RIO Musings

Posted on June 25th, 2014 by Rich

Source: Ray Cooper  Kit Cope  Wesley Cabbage Correira  Patrick The Predator Côté  Randy The Natural Couture 

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MMA Fight Shorts for Mobility

Posted on June 24th, 2014 by Rich

ShareThis Source: Michael Bisping  Dan Bobish Vagam Bodjukyan Kotetsu Boku  Tony Bonello

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Both Jason Miller And Rasul Mirzaev Arrested And Facing Serious Charges

Posted on June 23rd, 2014 by Rich

It?s always tough to hear when a fighter gets into legal troubles. As an emerging sport that?s regained its mainstream popularity from the depths of being labeled ?human cockfighting?, I always have to cringe whenever a fighter gets himself into trouble while wondering what it says about the sport. All too often, MMA cynics are […]

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FOX airs “UFC Primetime” on Oct. 30 in lead-up to first UFC on FOX event

Posted on June 22nd, 2014 by Rich

The UFC will makes its official FOX debut on Oct. 30. That’s when the UFC’s new network-television partner airs “UFC Primetime,” a one-hour special that previews the organization’s first UFC on FOX event, which is set for Nov. 12. The special airs either immediately before or after the NFL on FOX game assigned to your […]

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ROUNDTABLE: What is Anderson Silva’s definitive moment in the UFC? Who should he face next? Hansen, Amadi, Perez, Hyden, Hobaugh, Park, Pelkey and Penick

Posted on June 21st, 2014 by Rich

What is Anderson Silva’s definitive moment in the UFC to date? Who should he face next after notching his 14th straight in the Octagon at UFC 134?   RICH HANSEN, MMATORCH COLUMNIST Should I be a cynic and define Anderson Silva by the way he toyed with Thales Leites and Demian Maia, clowning both opponents from […]

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