Archive for the ‘UFC’ Category

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: 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 ...

UFC 141: Live Blog

Friday, December 30th, 2011

UFC 141: Live Blog

Alistair Overeem v. Brock Lesnar: Analysis & Prediction

Friday, December 30th, 2011

UFC 141 is finally here! Tonight on Pay-Per-View, MMA fans finally get to watch (or if you're too cheap to order the PPV you can follow the live blog we're doing for FoxSports.com right here on R&R later this evening) two of the best heavyweights on the planet duke it out in this long-awaited clash ...