Mixed Martial Arts News Archive

TITLE POSTED SOURCE
FIghters predict FMJ vs. Pacquiao
FIghters predict FMJ vs. Pacquiao
A number of the UFC's best fighters including Lyoto Machida and Michael Bisping offer predictions and analysis of the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao fight.
04/30/2015
Jones loses MuscleTech sponsorship
Jones loses MuscleTech sponsorship
Mutiple sources report that ssponsor MuscleTech has terminated Jon Jones' sponsorship, and removed his name from their website and social media.
04/30/2015
Cormier: It's about the title, not beating Jones
Cormier: It's about the title, not beating Jones
Daniel Cormier: "Even in the lead up to Jon and I's fight, I said if Jon Jones didn't have the belt, I wouldn't care about fighting Jon Jones so much."
04/30/2015
Shafir: I believe I will beat Cyborg 'eventually'
Shafir: I believe I will beat Cyborg 'eventually'
Marina Shafir: "I have to make people really believe. Because I know I believe I will eventually have that fight and I believe I will beat [Cris Cyborg]."
04/30/2015
The Russian Invasion: Arbi 'Monster' Agujev
The Russian Invasion: Arbi 'Monster' Agujev
Arbi Agujev: "Chechen Republic natives had to get through war ... Chechen fighters always take things on the chin – that’s their main specialty."
04/30/2015
Alexander Gustafsson: UFC did Jon Jones a favor
Alexander Gustafsson: UFC did Jon Jones a favor
Alexander Gustafsson: "This is a favor to him. That you show that this is not acceptable, that you can't continue doing this while you're having the world title."
04/30/2015
Brian Stann: Jon Jones is lucky
Brian Stann: Jon Jones is lucky
Brian Stann: "No, we can’t sugarcoat this. The fact of the matter is he’s lucky. He’s very lucky ... Somebody could have died, and that’s an unfixable mistake.”
04/30/2015
Waterson set for UFC debt in July
Waterson set for UFC debt in July
Earlier this week it was announced that the 'Karate Hottie' Michelle Waterson had signed a contract with the UFC and now we know her first opponent and date.
04/30/2015
White: Jon's had a lot of chances
White: Jon's had a lot of chances
Dana White: "A lot of people know, Jon's had a lot of chances. This one was his last chance. He's got to handle his business outside of the Octagon."
04/30/2015
Nurmagomedov out 5 mos, Makdessi in vs. Cowboy at UFC 187
Nurmagomedov out 5 mos, Makdessi in vs. Cowboy at UFC 187
Khabib Nurmagomedov has a knee injury, and is out of the fight with Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone at UFC 187 on May 23, 2015. The UFC is seeking a replacement.
04/30/2015
Riggs: Cote was as slippery as an oiled up dong
Riggs: Cote was as slippery as an oiled up dong
Joe Riggs: "I've been DQed for taking an oil bath the night before a fight ... Lol not saying he did that. But if he didn't then he's normally slippery as a oiled up dong!"
04/29/2015
TUF 21, Episode 2 Fight Recap
TUF 21, Episode 2 Fight Recap
Today the second episode of the Ultimate Fighter Season 21 aired on Fox Sports featuring the second fight between the American Top Team & Blackzilians:
04/29/2015
Sonnen: I'm confused by decisions on Jones
Sonnen: I'm confused by decisions on Jones
Chael Sonnen recently appeared on ESPN's Outside The Lines to weigh-in on the recent story of Jon Jones' arrest and subsequent stripping of his title.
04/29/2015
Shamrock's open letter to Jon Jones
Shamrock's open letter to Jon Jones
Ken Shamrock today posted a letter to UFC champion Jon Jones who has found himself in some serious trouble this week, offering his advice based on his own experiences.
04/29/2015
Movie role to delay Barnett's return
Movie role to delay Barnett's return
Fans of the 'Warmaster' will need to wait a bit longer as Josh Barnett will be shooting a movie this summer that will further delay his return to the UFC Octagon.
04/29/2015
The other shoe drops: Reebok rescinds Jon Jones sponsorship
The other shoe drops: Reebok rescinds Jon Jones sponsorship
It was almost a foregone conclusion that Jones would lose his sponsorships as well, and today it was revealed that Reebok chose to drop him as one of their sponsored athletes.
04/29/2015
Aldo new P4P champ in UFC rankings
Aldo new P4P champ in UFC rankings
Jon Jones was stripped of his light heavyweight championship and as well from the pound for pound rankings, leaving Jose Aldo as the new king.
04/29/2015
Anthony Bourdain: Bill O’Reilly come get your @$$ kicked
Anthony Bourdain: Bill O’Reilly come get your @$$ kicked
Anthony Bourdain: "Bill O'Reilly ... You can come over to Renzo Gracie Academy any day that I am in New York - you can get your ass kicked by a 59-year-old man."
04/29/2015
A history of UFC title stripping
A history of UFC title stripping
On Tuesday former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones became the first fighter to lose his title for violating the terms of the Athlete Code of Conduct policy.
04/29/2015
In 2011 White discussed hard road ahead for Jones
In 2011 White discussed hard road ahead for Jones
Jon Jones won the title on March 19, 2011, knocking out Shogun at UFC 128. Afterwards UFC president Dana White predicted that Jones' real challenge lay ahead.
04/29/2015
Nurmagomedov: dos Anjos is a fake champion
Nurmagomedov: dos Anjos is a fake champion
Khabib Nurmagomedov: Rafael dos Anjos is now the UFC lightweight champion, but one year ago, I dominated him. I think I am the champion. I think he is a fake champion."
04/28/2015
Cormier: I'm answering that door
Cormier: I'm answering that door
Daniel Cormier: "I will be in Vegas on May 23 -- you can count on me. I will win the belt, and then when Jon is ready to return, I will be happy to give [Jon Jones] a shot..."
04/28/2015
UFC releases statement after stripping of Jones
UFC releases statement after stripping of Jones
Following Dana White's announcement that Jon Jones would be stripped of his title and suspended indefinitely, the UFC released an official statement:.
04/28/2015
Twitter reacts to Jones being stripped of title
Twitter reacts to Jones being stripped of title
This is the first time the UFC as an organization has stripped a champion of their title, and as with such huge news, Twitter exploded with response.
04/28/2015
Jones suspended, title stripped, DC vs. AJ for title at UFC 187
Jones suspended, title stripped, DC vs. AJ for title at UFC 187
Dana White: “Obviously, he’s very disappointed. He wanted to go down as one of the greatest ever, but it is what it is. The show must go on.”
04/28/2015