Archive for August, 2014

Diaz?s disappearance provides some of best GSP we?ve ever heard

Posted on August 31st, 2014 by Rich

Georges St-Pierre has grown a bit weary of the promotional/media game. Yesterday, even if it was only a momentary blip, Nick Diaz bailing from UFC 137 gave us a rare glimpse of the real GSP. During a live press conference, where he was shocked to find out just minutes before that he wouldn’t be fighting […]

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Ask and you shall receive: Nogueira gets UFC 134 KO bonus

Posted on August 30th, 2014 by Rich

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira pulled a big upset on Saturday night, knocking out Brendan Schaub in Rio de Janeiro, just miles from his home and gym. Understandably, he was elated after the fight. That $100,000 that he’s asking for is the super-sized knockout of the night bonus. Good news for Nogueira is that UFC president Dana […]

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Watch Fight Day with Yahoo! Sports and Heavy

Posted on August 29th, 2014 by Rich

Live Videos by Ustream Fight Day, the only live UFC pre-show, will come to you an hour earlier (5 p.m. ET/2 p.m.  PT) from the MGM Grand Garden Arena to break down UFC 132: Cruz vs. Faber.  Fight Day will get you prepared for the night’s card with expert analysis from Ben Fowlkes of MMAFighting, […]

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Broken Hand Takes Diego Sanchez Out Of UFC 135

Posted on August 28th, 2014 by Rich

By <a href="">Chris Howie</a> <Br> MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer<Br><Br> A hand injury has forced Diego Sanchez out of a scheduled UFC 135 bout against Matt Hughes. Sanchez revealed the injury to fans last night:<Br><Br> "I am heartbroken that I have to inform MMA fans that I cannot fight Matt Hughes at UFC 135 later this month. […]

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Official: Brock will be killed by Overeem on December 30

Posted on August 27th, 2014 by Rich

—Quote— Brock Lesnar will return to the UFC octagon in a five-round main event Dec. 30 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, facing newly signed former Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem. … Source: Tom Big Cat Erickson Martinsh Egle Eric Butterbean Esch Efrain Escudero Rashad Evans

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Pole Vaulter’s Pole breaks in mid-air

Posted on August 26th, 2014 by Rich Source: Andre Amade  Dean Amasinger  Jimmy Ambriz Matt Andersen  Alex Andrade 

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Who is actually the tougher challenge for GSP? Is it Diaz with his durability and patience or…

Posted on August 25th, 2014 by Rich

Source: Gregor Gracie Ralek Gracie Renzo Gracie Rickson Gracie Rodrigo Gracie

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

Posted on August 24th, 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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The official Nick Diaz dissapointment thread

Posted on August 23rd, 2014 by Rich

Let me be the first one to say that i was SO FUCKING PUMPED TO WATCH HIM FIGHT GSP…. AND I AM FUCKING PISSED THIS ISNT GONNA HAPPEN NOW! wtf dood… Source: Mikhail Avetisyan Luiz Azeredo  Luciano Azevedo  Ba Te er  Ryan Bader 

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Who’s going to fight B.J. Penn at UFC 137? Dana White hints at “crazy” option

Posted on August 22nd, 2014 by Rich

Of all the phone calls he had to make following Nick Diaz’s no-show of a press conference in support of UFC 137, Dana White wasn’t thrilled about informing B.J. Penn that he had poached the fighter’s original opponent, Carlos Condit, to headline opposite welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre. “B.J. doesn’t know anything,” White said today following […]

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