Weight cutting has killed yet another combat sports athlete, according to a report from Thailand’s Daily News.
GSP: “Who will it be, the man that will have the highest stock? What will be my next move.”
Floyd Mayweather: “Conor McGregor, they said you finally opened your mouth and you’re back to talking $#!@ and I say that’s cool too.”
Urijah Faber: “It was like iron sharpening iron. There’s no doubt that TJ’s missing a lot of that.”
In October, Tate Zandstra for the Southeast Asia Globe reports that gambling interests are slowly killing Muay Thai.
Johny Hendricks: “I don’t want to see ’70 ever again. I’m officially done with it.”
Rampage: “I gained a lot of fans, I made a lot of money, but I feel like I lost my family.”
Tonya Evinger: “Seriously, threw up. I got conned into going there. And I knew better, and I still did it.”
Luke Rockhold: “I’m bummed they took this route. … It’s about the top guys fighting each other. This isn’t WWE. This is fighting.”
Stipe Miocic: “I’m gonna go out there, and I go to bang, man. I don’t care what happens, I’m gonna go out there swinging – win or lose.”
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Invicta FC 22 took place Saturday, March 25th at the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri. The event was headlined by a women’s bantamweight title and the entire event aired exclusively on UFC Fight Pass.
Doing Capoeira in MMA can be risky …
Cris Cyborg: “July 29th, the UFC will be in south California, and I would like to fight in my backyard in America in Anaheim, California.”
Weigh-ins for Saturday’s Invicta FC 22: Evinger vs. Kunitskaya II will stream live on The UnderGround courtesy of the UFC on Friday at 6:30 p.m. ET. from City Kansas City, Missouri.
Joe Lauzon: “If Demetrious Johnson was bouncing around like B.J. was, I don’t think he would do as well.”
Every action movie has a scene where the hero punches someone who needs it in the face and the audience swoons. The reality is, if you are trained, it is not that hard to knock out an untrained person. So they fall, but there is no mat, and their head can hit the cement hard,
Joe Rogan: “Conor McGregor … He’s a freak athlete in the sense that he has what Firas Zahabi . . . he calls it the ‘touch of death.’”
Joanna Jedrzejczyk: “I will not go crazy with her, I will not say like creepy stuff to her. But like I said, people get crazy sometimes …”
Highly ranked women’s atomweight Kanna Asakura is 6-2 as a pro at just 19 years of age, and recently did 10 questions with The UnderGround.