Archive for the ‘MMA’ Category

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

Alistair Overeem Failed Pre-Fight Drug Test, World Shocked (Not)

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Alistair Overeem weighed in at 263 pounds when he fought Brock Lesnar in December. Those who saw the fight know that every ounce of that 263 pounds was muscle with little or no fat on him. Alistair Overeem also fought at 205 pounds as recently as 2007 and had been moving ...

Alistair Overeem Charged With Misdemeanor Battery

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Heavyweight Alistair Overeem made his UFC debut with a splash on December 30 with a first-round knockout of former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar. Apparently Overeem didn't stop there, as he got into a tussle a few days later and has now been charged with misdemeanor battery in Las Vegas. According to ...

Strikeforce Women’s Champion Santos Suspended For Steroids

Friday, January 6th, 2012

Hey remember a few years ago when Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos dashed all of our hopes by destroying hottie Gina Carano in the first round of their Strikeforce women's featherweight championship fight? Yeah, well now Santos' entire career is completely in question. On December 16 - the day before fighting Japan's Hiroko ...