Archive for February, 2015

Maximo Blanco dropping to featherweight for UFC run

Posted on February 28th, 2015 by Rich

Despite the illegal kicks and attempted fence-grabbing, two things were very apparent when Maximo Blanco mixed it up with Pat Healy this past weekend at “Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Kharitonov? ? his skill and his size, or lack thereof as the case may be. As a result of the defeat it appears the smallish lightweight will […]

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Will UFC on Fox help boxing?s cause? De La Hoya says yes

Posted on February 27th, 2015 by Rich

Golden Boy Promotions and boxing had a huge week with the Floyd Mayweather-Victor Ortiz fight. Meanwhile, the UFC was putting together all the details on its first network television show on Fox on Nov. 12. It’s short term vs. long term. Boxing promoter Oscar De La Hoya understands that and had nothing but good things […]

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Wanderlei Silva replaces injured Vitor Belfort at UFC 139

Posted on February 26th, 2015 by Rich

UFC President Dana White announced that an injury has forced Vitor Belfort out of his scheduled fight against Cung Le at UFC 139. Replacing Belfort will be fellow Brazilian Wanderlei “The Axe Murderer” Silva. UFC 139 takes place on November 19th from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. Silva (33-11-1, 1 NC) has seen […]

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Rampage insists there’s no hate for Jones but says champ must be humbled at UFC 135

Posted on February 25th, 2015 by Rich

DENVER – To hear Quinton “Rampage” Jackson tell it, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is a cocky, disrespectful athlete with decent wrestling and an overrated striking game. And while Jackson said he does have respect for Jones’ abilities in the cage, he’s having trouble finding any redeeming qualities in the champ’s personality. But hate? […]

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?Rampage?-Jones prefight trash talk off to blazing start

Posted on February 24th, 2015 by Rich

Jon Jones is still learning on the job. Being a big star fighter and genuinely dumping on your opponent isn’t easy. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson may not be the fighter he was in his twenties, but he’s better than ever when it comes to delivering awesome lines to denigrate his opponent. In a piece of marketing […]

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Exclusive pictures from UFC 132

Posted on February 23rd, 2015 by Rich

Check out the UFC 132 from the lens of veteran MMA photographer Tracy Lee. She caught the big knockouts, submissions, back and forth action of Dominick Cruz’s win over Urijah Faber, Wanderlei Silva’s possible swan song, Tito Ortiz’s resurgence, and guest Octagon Girl Lindsey Way. Check it out, and follow Lee on Twitter. Source: http://sports.yahoo.com/mma/blog/cagewriter/post/Exclusive-pictures-from-UFC-132?urn=mma-wp4446 […]

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Funny Gsp And Dana White Interviews

Posted on February 22nd, 2015 by Rich

Found a couple videos of George St Pierre and Dana white acting real silly in exclusive interviews with this host. It’s called Spencer Miller Tonight… Source: http://www.mmaforum.com/mma-smacktalk/95149-funny-gsp-dana-white-interviews.html Melvin Guillard Cody Guinn Jorge Gurgel Andre Gusmao Alexander Gustafsson

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Video: Highlights from stellar Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Kharitonov card

Posted on February 21st, 2015 by Rich

If you were busy doing something nowhere near as important as watching fights last night, and missed Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Kharitonov, here are the highlights from a top-to-bottom fantastic card. Strikeforce commentator Mauro Renallo is slightly excited in this clip, so you may want to turn the sound on your computer down. The main card […]

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MFC?s Mark Pavelich: ?You actually think GSP is the one that made (MMA in Canada) big??

Posted on February 20th, 2015 by Rich

The great country of Canada has played host to the Maximum Fighting Championship for more than a decade and has watched the promotion grow from its humble beginnings to a regular staple on HDNet?s regular cycle of live MMA programming. The company?s next show, MFC 31, comes on October 7 and boasts two particularly interesting […]

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UFC 135: Jones vs Rampage And Hughes vs Koscheck Weigh In Highlights Videos

Posted on February 19th, 2015 by Rich

UFC 135: Jones vs Rampage And Hughes vs Koscheck Weigh In Highlights Videos. More UFC 135 Walkout Shirts, Clothing and Shorts Source: http://www.mmatko.com/ufc-135-jones-vs-rampage-and-hughes-vs-koscheck-weigh-in-highlights-videos/ Yasubey Enomoto Mark Epstein Tom Big Cat Erickson Martinsh Egle Eric Butterbean Esch

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