Archive for December, 2017

Hockey Fight of the Day: George Parros vs. Brian McGrattan

Posted on December 31st, 2017 by Rich

Anaheim may be known for Disneyland and Nashville may be known for country music but both cities, as different as they may be in layout and lifestyle, also play some damn fine hockey too. Were there any doubt, two of the respective clubs’ players, the Anaheim Ducks’ George Parros and Nashville Predators’ Brian McGrattan, threw […]

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Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal Weigh-In Results

Posted on December 30th, 2017 by Rich

Weigh-ins for tomorrow’s “Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal” event took place today in San Diego, where lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez, Jorge Masvidal, and the rest of the Showtime-televised main card successfully made weight. Source: Josh Barnett  David Baron  Phil Baroni Don Barr Pat Barry 

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Hockey Fight of the Day: Alexander Urbom vs. Steve Downie

Posted on December 29th, 2017 by Rich

Sometimes a hockey fight will seemingly spring up out of nowhere, leaving viewers wondering what may have fueled the two players to drop their sticks and raise their fists. However, in the case of the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Steve Downie and New Jersey Devils’ Alexander Urbom the source of their conflict is clear in the […]

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‘Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal’ results: San Diego’s Noons edges Evangelista

Posted on December 28th, 2017 by Rich

SAN DIEGO – San Diego-based K.J. Noons brought a modest but passionate hometown crowd to life by defeating fellow lightweight Billy Evangelista. After three entertaining and closely contested rounds, Noons earned a unanimous-decision win via 29-28 scores. The bout was part of the Showtime-televised main card of “Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal,” which took place at […]

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Strikeforce to Eliminate Heavyweight Division in 2012

Posted on December 27th, 2017 by Rich

Filed under: Strikeforce, News The big men aren’t long for Strikeforce, as the promotion will finish out its Heavyweight Grand Prix and soon afterward, eliminate the division in order to focus on its remaining weight classes. The announcement was made by Strikeforce president Scott Coker during a Thursday conference call regarding the promotion’s new extension […]

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Jones happy he?s fighting ?respectful? Machida, but still says he?s solved his opponent?s riddle

Posted on December 26th, 2017 by Rich

Jon Jones is getting be himself again. He doesn’t need to engage in a match of verbal warfare at UFC 140, but he was still able to get off a few shots at Lyoto Machida, his opponent this Saturday. Jones talked about getting “clowned” by Quinton Jackson well before UFC 135. He has no such […]

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Video: Condit?s left hook takes out Hardy

Posted on December 25th, 2017 by Rich

Earlier this week, we reminded you of Ryan Bader’s punching power. How about another reminder, this time in the form of Carlos Condit taking out Dan Hardy? Hardy was attacking, leaving himself open for Condit’s perfectly placed left hook. That win was Condit’s third in a row. Since moving to the UFC from the WEC, […]

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Ronda Rousey Talks Too Much Says Cristiane Cyborg Santos

Posted on December 24th, 2017 by Rich

Cyborg will try to defend her title against Hiroko Yamanaka Saturday night in the co-headline bout of Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal. Source: Don Barr Pat Barry  Vitor Belfort  Robert Berry David Bielkheden

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Costas Philippou interview part 2

Posted on December 23rd, 2017 by Rich

Part 2 of the interview with Costas Philippou before his fight at UFC 140 where he scored a first round knock out. here he talks about food, fighting, food, the pretzel twist, food and more… Source: Volk Han Joachim Hansen Antoni Hardonk Dan Hardy Lee Hasdell

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Heavyweight Gabriel Gonzaga returning to the Octagon at UFC 142

Posted on December 22nd, 2017 by Rich

Former UFC title-contender Gabriel Gonzaga has won his way back into the promotion after being announced as an injury replacement for Rob Broughton. Gonzaga will face Ednaldo Oliveira at UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes on January 14 from the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In his last bout, Gonzaga (12-6) downed Parker Porter […]

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