Mixed Martial Arts News Archive

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Holly Holm: I don't care why the UFC chose me
Holly Holm: I don't care why the UFC chose me
Holly Holm: "Maybe it's because they really feel I'm ready. I don't really care too much of the why. I just want to make the best of the situation."
08/22/2015
Win a free trip to UFC 191 from Draft Kings!
Win a free trip to UFC 191 from Draft Kings!
Draft 5 fighters under the $50,000 salary cap from this weekend's UFC Fight Night 74 event to enter. The top 24 players win money guaranteed and the winner gets the trip.
08/22/2015
Oliveira: Win on Sunday puts me one fight from title shot
Oliveira: Win on Sunday puts me one fight from title shot
Charles Oliveira fights Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night 74 on Sunday, and thinks that a win over the Hawaiian will put him one fight from title shot.
08/21/2015
Jedrzejczyk vs. Gadelha on Jan 2 at UFC 195
Jedrzejczyk vs. Gadelha on Jan 2 at UFC 195
UFC women's strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will fight Claudia Gadelha, provided the Brazilian recovers in time from a finger injury.
08/21/2015
Holloway: I'm the best striker in the world
Holloway: I'm the best striker in the world
Today Max Holloway spoke to the media before his main event fight on Sunday and made a bold statement about his striking skills.
08/21/2015
8-yr old TKD student helps save mom's life
8-yr old TKD student helps save mom's life
Fortunately for one mother, her eight year old daughter used kicks she learned as a tae kwon do student to help fend off an attacker long enough for her mother to fight back.
08/21/2015
Joe Doerksen retires
Joe Doerksen retires
Joe Doerksen: “No more punches in the face, at least not for money. I can still tie my shoes and remember my name, and I think I’m going to quit while I’m ahead.”
08/21/2015
Bader: I'd be surprised if Evans even shows up
Bader: I'd be surprised if Evans even shows up
Ryan Bader is scheduled to fight Rashad Evans at UFC 192, but he is skeptical Evans will make it to the fight having been on the shelf for two years.
08/21/2015
Edgar & Stephens agree to fight on Twitter
Edgar & Stephens agree to fight on Twitter
This week Jeremy Stephens called out fellow featherweight Frankie Edgar for a fight December 12th on UFC 194 and the former champion responded with a quick 'yes'.
08/21/2015
Dropping weight classes does not appear to help
Dropping weight classes does not appear to help
Michael Hutchinson recently looked at the wins and losses for fighters that change divisions, and it does not appear to make a significant difference.
08/21/2015
Tate 'extremely disappointed' at turn of events
Tate 'extremely disappointed' at turn of events
Miesha Tate: "I am extremely disappointed how all the events unfolded this morning regarding news that I will not be fighting Ronda Rousey."
08/21/2015
White: Holm fight 'way more intriguing' than Tate
White: Holm fight 'way more intriguing' than Tate
Dana White: “We were talking about Miesha from the start, then as we started sitting around we were saying, ‘Everyone has seen the Miesha fight already.'"
08/21/2015
Twitter reacts to Rousey fighting Holm
Twitter reacts to Rousey fighting Holm
We reacted on Twitter with a mix of cheers, jeers, disbelief, and resignation when it was announced Ronda Rousey would fight Holly Holm not Miesha Tate.
08/21/2015
Rousey opens as huge favorite over Holm
Rousey opens as huge favorite over Holm
It didn't take long for sports book to set odds for Ronda Rousey's title defense at UFC 195 versus Holly Holm, which she announced this morning on Good Morning America.
08/21/2015
Manager shocked at Tate being passed over
Manager shocked at Tate being passed over
Josh Jones: "To not even be given a head's up is very disappointing. [Miesha Tate] doesn't even know yet. She is going to be absolutely shocked."
08/21/2015
Rousey vs. Holm at UFC 195 on Jan 2
Rousey vs. Holm at UFC 195 on Jan 2
UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will fight Holly Holm at UFC 195 on Jan 2, 2016 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada.
08/21/2015
Lesnar: I was a 'stone-cold, caveman, barbarian killer' in the UFC
Lesnar: I was a 'stone-cold, caveman, barbarian killer' in the UFC
Brock Lesnar recently joined the Mike & Mike morning show to reminisce about this time in the UFC and says he doesn't remember much, except being a total bad ass.
08/21/2015
Velasquez slight favorite over Werdum
Velasquez slight favorite over Werdum
Despite dominating Cain Velasquez and submitting him, UFC champion Fabricio Werdum opened as a slight underdog in the sports books for their rematch.
08/20/2015
Barboza: I'll be UFC champion in 2016
Barboza: I'll be UFC champion in 2016
Edson Barboza: "That’s my goal. My goal is to become the UFC champion. I believe I can, and I won’t stop until I win that title."
08/20/2015
Rockhold: I'm dirtier and grittier than any these mf'ers
Rockhold: I'm dirtier and grittier than any these mf'ers
Luke Rockhold: [Chris Weidman] also fades late into the fight. I won't. If it goes long and gets dirty, I'm dirtier than any of these motherf**kers."
08/20/2015
Oliveira warns McGregor & Aldo, I'll be the champ
Oliveira warns McGregor & Aldo, I'll be the champ
And although Charles Oliveira respects Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor, he believes he will be the next UFC featherweight champion.
08/20/2015
Drug czar: Samples could be tested years later
Drug czar: Samples could be tested years later
“If there’s a new drug out there that scientists are saying there’s no test for... a couple of years down the line when there’s a test for it, we’d have the ability to test."
08/20/2015
Fighter taken out of UFN 74 by acupuncture needle
Fighter taken out of UFN 74 by acupuncture needle
Mitch Clarke: "I'm going to fight again, so I don't care if I have no feeling in my hand. I just want to know I can still use it and go from there."
08/20/2015
Black breaks down Max Holloway's adaptability
Black breaks down Max Holloway's adaptability
Robin Black breaks down Max Holloway's adaptable mind by looking at his fights against Will Chope and Akira Corassani ahead of his UFN 74 main event vs. Charles Oliveira.
08/20/2015
Matt Brown likes lifetime ban for PED use
Matt Brown likes lifetime ban for PED use
Mat Brown: "Like I've said many times before, I think he should have been (suspended) four years, take his whole damn purse away, if not a lifetime (ban)."
08/20/2015