Ricardo Almeida promoted twelve brown belts to Black Belt this evening in Hamilton, NJ. UFC fighter, Nick Catone, and former UFC Lightweight Champion, Frankie Edgar were amongst the dozen elevated to the title of “Professor” by Almeida. 11 more words
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Some notable MMA names ventured to New York City on Sunday for the Grapple at the Garden 2 wrestling event at Madison Square Garden, including former UFC champion Frankie Edgar and UFC/Bellator MMA vet Phillipe Nover. 106 more words
This Saturday two old foes will once again face off in the octagon, when UFC lightweights Nate Diaz and Gray Maynard meet in the main event. 808 more words
A knee injury UFC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis suffered in his title-winning fight against Benson Henderson never fully healed, his trainer today told MMAjunkie.
“Anthony had been nursing it and trying to heal up, and he had just been training,” said Duke Roufus. 474 more words
It appears modeling is no longer the only profession where getting skinny is becoming a requirement.
Unlike an industry that creates terrible social example of beauty and female body awareness, in MMA losing weight is actually a good thing. 269 more words
With the Cain Velasquez versus Junior Dos Santos war from UFC 166 still fresh in our minds, UFC president Dana white spoke out harshly against the officiating in that fight and boldly stated to the press “That fight should’ve been stopped in the third,” and he went on to say “I’m a guy who’s been around the sport for a long time, and boxing, and seen men who are too tough for their own good. 1,769 more words