Archive for May, 2015

UFC on Versus 6 Weigh-In Results: All Main Card Fighters on Weight

Posted on May 31st, 2015 by Rich

Weigh-ins for Saturday’s UFC on Versus 6 event took place today in Washington, D.C. as UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, challenger Demetrious Johnson, and the rest of the card weighed in to make their fights official. Cruz and Johnson both tipped the scale at the bantamweight limit of 135-pounds for their headlining title fight, while […]

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Potential TNA No Surrender PPV **SPOILERS**

Posted on May 30th, 2015 by Rich

The lineups for TNA house shows seem to reveal two title changes that may go down at No Surrender. The lineup for the company’s September 23rd show in Springfield, Illinois lists Austin Aries as the X-Division champion and Winter as the Knockouts champion, leading to believe that they will get the belts tonight or at […]

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Chad Griggs Wants a ‘Real Big Name’ Opponent Next – Chad Griggs

Posted on May 29th, 2015 by Rich

Chad Griggs Wants a ‘Real Big Name’ Opponent Next Video by Chad Griggs Source: Tiki Ghosn Dennis George Kultar Gill Allan Goes

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XARM is back!

Posted on May 28th, 2015 by Rich —Quote— The man behind the launch of the Ultimate Fighting Championship is again turning his focus to combat sports, and… Source:!&goto=newpost Jason Grace Crosley Gracie Gregor Gracie Ralek Gracie Renzo Gracie

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Possessing unreal physical tools, Jones may also be the smartest fighter in MMA

Posted on May 27th, 2015 by Rich

Whether you were watching mixed martial arts for the first time or you’re a long time fan, seeing Jon Jones last night must’ve had many shaking their heads in disbelief. The 24-year-old is an absolute phenom. Jones dominated and stopped a guy, in Quinton Jackson, who hadn’t been submitted in a fight since 2001. Youth […]

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Sagging Pants Law

Posted on May 26th, 2015 by Rich

(I was going to put this in the pub, but decided to give the mods a break and just throw it here…) Georgia city makes $4K from saggy-pants ban The city of Albany, Georgia has collected… Source: Lee Hasdell Musse Hasselvall Daiki DJ taiki Hata He Peng David Heath

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Bellator Champ Cole Konrad says teammate Brock Lesnar feels fully recovered from diverticulitis

Posted on May 25th, 2015 by Rich

Bellator Heavyweight Champion Cole Konrad gave an update on the status of former UFC Heavyweight Champ and UFC 141 headliner Brock Lesnar in an interview with MMANation’s Luke Thomas this week. “Yeah, we’ve been going for a while here. And every time he talks to me, he says he feels like a million bucks too. […]

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Rashad Evans talking title shot and matchups

Posted on May 24th, 2015 by Rich

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans discusses the status of his broken thumb that he suffered in his fight with Tito Ortiz at UFC 133. In addition, he shares his thoughts on getting another title shot, Jon Jones, possibly facing Dan Henderson and much more… Props: MMAInteviews Rashad Evans talking title shot and matchups […]

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UFC on Versus 6’s Charlie Brenneman ready for his latest big challenge

Posted on May 23rd, 2015 by Rich

It’s Charlie Brenneman’s time. Is he ready? Across from him Saturday is big, scary Anthony Johnson. The guy who sometimes cuts 50 pounds to make welterweight. The guy who knocks out opponents with head kicks and can wrestle, to boot. If you ask Brenneman, of course he’s ready. He’s been competing against those much bigger […]

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MMA Torch Bonus Contests Are LIVE: UFC Live Cruz vs. Johnson

Posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Rich

By Rich Hansen, MMA Torch Columnist Normally we here at MMA Torch only run our Confidence Picks and Betting contests for UFC PPV events. But we’re making an exception this week because this weekend’s UFC show on Versus has an honest to god title fight as a main event. So we’re running a set of […]

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