Archive for December, 2017

Five bantamweights who should make the drop to flyweight

Posted on December 21st, 2017 by Rich

UFC president Dana White said this week that the promotion will soon have an announcement on adding a flyweight class. Bringing in 125-lb. fighters will not only add some fast-paced excitement to cards, but will also create a welcome home for fighters who were undersized at bantamweight’s 135-lb. limit. Five fighters who would welcome a […]

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Strikeforce’s ‘Cyborg’ prepped to carry women’s MMA, but Yamanaka no willing victim

Posted on December 20th, 2017 by Rich

SAN DIEGO – While it’s been nearly 18 months since Strikeforce 145-pound female champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos has entered the cage, some things never change. A focused, intense Santos insists she’s ready to put on a crowd-pleasing display at Saturday’s “Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal,” and her opponent is being widely regarded as just another hapless […]

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Some information would be nice =D

Posted on December 19th, 2017 by Rich

Hi all, Sorry if this is in the wrong section or has been answered millions of times (as I’m sure it has). I’m looking to get into MMA and am… Source: Tadhg Steamfist Dixon Joe Doerksen  Chris Dolman Edson Drago  Tomasz Drwal

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John Cholish – For All The Right Reasons

Posted on December 18th, 2017 by Rich

Source: Lyman Good Gary Goodridge Gerard Gordeau Jonathan Goulet Wilson Gouveia

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UFC 131 Weigh In Highlight: Dos Santos vs Carwin – UFC 131

Posted on December 17th, 2017 by Rich

Watch these two monsters of the Octagon square off tomorrow night at UFC 131 . Source: Don Barr Pat Barry  Vitor Belfort  Robert Berry David Bielkheden

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Posted on December 16th, 2017 by Rich

whos got one for me? anyone? i mean BETA Source: Gesias JZ Calvancante  Luiz Cane  Dos Caras Jr   Phil Cardella Roan Jucao Carneiro

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FX to play host to entire lot of UFC 142 prelims

Posted on December 15th, 2017 by Rich

When it comes to the UFC’s January return to Rio de Janeiro the FX Network will play the host for the UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes preliminary bouts, broadcasting all six fights over a two-hour period rather than any bouts being given the Facebook treatment. The special will mark the first time an entire group […]

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UFC 131 Weigh in Highlight: Florian v. Nunes – UFC 131

Posted on December 14th, 2017 by Rich

Tomorrow night, Kenny Florian will make his featherweight debut as he takes on Diego Nunes at UFC 131 Source: Tony DeSouza  Edwin Dewees  Nick Diaz  Tadhg Steamfist Dixon Joe Doerksen 

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Marquardt not heading to Bellator as he fights off criticism from B.J. Penn

Posted on December 13th, 2017 by Rich

Apparently the “Nate Marquardt’s a nice guy” stuff is long gone. The former UFC middleweight contender, who had run ins with both Pennsylvania and New Jersey over his testosterone replacement therapy use, is getting battered from all sides. Bellator’s Hector Lombard called him a cheater earlier this week and now B.J. Penn has jumped on […]

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UFC 142 card loses two more fighters as Rob Broughton, Siyar Bahadurzada out with injury

Posted on December 12th, 2017 by Rich

By: Jamie Penick, MMATorch Editor-in-Chief Two more fighters are out of next month’s UFC 142 event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as the UFC announced that Rob Broughton and Siyar Bahadurzada are off the card due to injury. Additionally, they confirmed Stanislav Nedkov’s removal, though they said it was also due to injury, instead of […]

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