Archive for the ‘MMA’ Category

Dana White: Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson likely for May

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Despite a (very) short stint in rehab for a cocaine problem, it looks like UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones will be defending his title shortly. UFC president Dana White was on the Jim Rome show Wednesday and told the host that Jones will likely fight Anthony "Rumble" Johnson ...

Brock Lesnar ready to return to UFC?

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

It seems that every few months we get a headline like the one above, but this time there appears to be some validity to everyone's favorite mixed martial arts rumor. UFC president Dana White claims that Brock Lesnar is finally fully healthy and interested in returning to the sport. Lesnar is ...

War Machine pleads not guilty to attempted murder, could get life

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Former MMA fighter War Machine pleaded not guilty to 32 felony counts in a Las Vegas courtroom on Wednesday, including two counts of attempted murder. If convicted, he could face life in prison without the possibility for parole. War Machine is accused of nearly beating his ex-girlfriend, adult film star Christy ...

Wanderlei Silva admits taking banned substance

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

In a bizarre story a few weeks ago, UFC fighter Wanderlei Silva comically avoided taking a drug test by simply leaving the gym he was working out at and running away from the test collector. Well, on Tuesday he admitted to avoiding that May 24 drug test because he was ...

UFC On Fox Sports One: Sonnen wins, can learn from other aging fighters

Sunday, August 18th, 2013

"Scottish rage" got Roddy Piper a long way in the professional wrestling business. A Canadian, he managed to parlay wearing a kilt and acting like a crazy person into one of the most storied wrestling careers in the history of the entire business. Though he has been retired from the ...

UFC 151: Jon Jones Right Not to Accept Chael Sonnen Fight

Friday, August 24th, 2012

Most know by now that UFC 151 has been canceled because light-heavyweight challenger Dan Henderson hurt his knee and champion Jon Jones wouldn't take a fight with Chael Sonnen that would have allowed the event to go on as scheduled. Jones will now fight Vitor Belfort on September 22 for the ...

UFC 148 Paydays: Chael Sonnen only got $50,000

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Anderson Silva's victory over Chael Sonnen in Saturday's UFC middleweight title fight was the most anticipated MMA fight of 2012. This was due in large part to the fact that the challenger, Sonnen, spent most of the last two years calling out Silva and promoting the fight. Sonnen even won ...

UFC 148: Live Blog

Saturday, July 7th, 2012

UFC 148: Live Blog