Mixed Martial Arts News Archive

TITLE POSTED SOURCE
John Wayne Parr's daughter, 11, aims to be next Ronda Rousey
John Wayne Parr's daughter, 11, aims to be next Ronda Rousey
Jasmine Parr: "There's nothing better than following in your parents' footstep. I want to be a Muay Thai fighter for a few years and then hopefully qualify for the UFC."
01/05/2015
Fabricio Werdum calls out Jon Jones
Fabricio Werdum calls out Jon Jones
Fabricio Werdum tweet to Jon Jones: "@JonnyBones good fight tonight against @dc_mma but better you stay there at your division. #vaicavalo @danawhite"
01/05/2015
Tim Sylvia announces retirement
Tim Sylvia announces retirement
Tim Sylvia has announced his retirement from mixed martial arts after the Mohegan AC failed to medically clear him to fight, due to issues with his MRI.
01/05/2015
Complete UFC 182 results
Complete UFC 182 results
UFC 182 took place Saturday, January 3rd in Las Vegas, NV. The main event featured champion Jon Jones defending his title against Daniel Cormier.
01/04/2015
Report: UFC releases six fighters
Report: UFC releases six fighters
FIGHTERSiNFO tweeted that six more fighters had their profiles removed from UFC.com, likely signaling they have been released by the promotion.
01/04/2015
Funny texts: Fighter watching UFC 182
Funny texts: Fighter watching UFC 182
After every big UFC fight, Adam Hunter puts out a serious of faux text conversations between UFC fighters and personalities. The results are often very funny.
01/04/2015
McGregor: I will stop Siver inside two minutes
McGregor: I will stop Siver inside two minutes
Conor McGregor: "I feel I will stop Dennis Siver inside two minutes. I've ran through some scenarios, I cannot see him escaping the first two minutes."
01/04/2015
Jones: I'm not the GOAT, yet
Jones: I'm not the GOAT, yet
Jon Jones: "I will give Anderson Silva and GSP being above me. I think that attitude will keep me honest, it will keep me determined and driven."
01/04/2015
Lombard wants Rory MacDonald next, for #1 contender spot
Lombard wants Rory MacDonald next, for #1 contender spot
Hector Lombard: "I think Rory MacDonald makes more sense for me. It's up to Dana, but I think that Rory, he's not going to fight for the title, so I think that makes sense."
01/04/2015
Jones: I'll be back in the gym in a week
Jones: I'll be back in the gym in a week
Jon Jones: "I feel complete now. I already told my coaches, ‘Don’t expect any BS from me.’ I’ll be back in practice as soon as my face heals, probably within a week."
01/04/2015
Rest in Peace Stuart Scott, 7/19/1965 - 1/4/2015
Rest in Peace Stuart Scott, 7/19/1965 - 1/4/2015
Stuart Scott: "When you die, it does not mean that you lose to cancer. You beat cancer by how you live, why you live, and in the manner in which you live."
01/04/2015
Jones explains the '$@*% it' sign
Jones explains the '$@*% it' sign
Jon Jones: I don’t think any of them hit me; I think he almost hit Herb Dean. And that’s why I gave him the ‘suck it’ sign, because he tried to hit me after the bell.”
01/04/2015
Sonnen: I believe in a clean sport and I have used PEDs
Sonnen: I believe in a clean sport and I have used PEDs
Chael Sonnen: "I make no excuses for my actions, nor do I offer any apologies for the choices I’ve made — some of which were self-destructive..."
01/04/2015
Jones: I would fight Cain Velasquez in a heartbeat
Jones: I would fight Cain Velasquez in a heartbeat
Jon Jones: "I would fight Cain Velasquez in a heartbeat. I really would. I would love to fight AKA's best athletes and I believe I'd defeat them all. "
01/04/2015
Jones: I hope he's somewhere crying
Jones: I hope he's somewhere crying
Jon Jones: “I know if (Daniel Comier) would have won, he would have been up here, talking all types of trash. So I don’t feel sorry for him. This is combat.”
01/04/2015
Cormier: This isn't going to ruin me
Cormier: This isn't going to ruin me
Daniel Cormier: “This is not going to ruin me...One way or the other, I’m going to stand across the cage from that man again...I'll take the fight to him again, I guess."
01/04/2015
Cerrone explains 'f*ck you' kicks
Cerrone explains 'f*ck you' kicks
Donald Cerrone: “I’m upset with my performance, and I’m going to go watch the tape and figure out what I need to do to capitalize if that happens again."
01/04/2015
Jones, Cormier, Jordan, Felder earn $50,000 performance bonuses
Jones, Cormier, Jordan, Felder earn $50,000 performance bonuses
At the UFC 182 post-fight press conference, UFC officials announced the performance bonuses for the event. Each athlete was awarded $50,000.
01/04/2015
Twitter reacts to Jones/Cormier war
Twitter reacts to Jones/Cormier war
The fight between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 was great and as with all great fights and moments, fighters, media, and fans reacted on Twitter:
01/04/2015
Jones defends title, decisions Daniel Cormier
Jones defends title, decisions Daniel Cormier
The main of UFC 182 featured a light heavyweight title bout between champion Jon Jones and former Olympic wrestler Daniel Cormier.
01/04/2015
Pettis to defend his title against Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC 185
Pettis to defend his title against Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC 185
After taking more than a year off due to coaching obligations and injuries, UFC lightweight Anthony Pettis seems to taking a more active schedule
01/03/2015
UFC Fight Pass acquires massive new libraries of fights
UFC Fight Pass acquires massive new libraries of fights
UFC Fight Pass will add a number of fight libraries, including Cage Rage, Extreme Challenge, XFO, UCMMA, HOOKnSHOOT, TKO, KOTC, and Pancrase.
01/03/2015
Tim Sylvia not cleared to fight
Tim Sylvia not cleared to fight
Tim Sylvia weighed in at 371 for his fight with Juliano Coutinho at Reality Fighting 53. Sylvia was not cleared to fight, and the bout was canceled.
01/03/2015
Cowboy: I'm going to throw 'little boy' Jury around the ring
Cowboy: I'm going to throw 'little boy' Jury around the ring
Cowboy: "I'm going to hit him with the old man strength. You ever try to beat your dad up? It just don't happen. I'm going to grab that little boy and throw him around."
01/03/2015
Daniel Cormier learns secret Kill Switch techniques from Steven Seagal
Daniel Cormier learns secret Kill Switch techniques from Steven Seagal
Steven Seagal: "You know very well what could happen if he does one of those right. If he does one of those right, the game is over, the fight is over. You know that."
01/03/2015