Ronda Rousey, the Olympic bronze medalist judoka and UFC champion, said she preferred the title of world’s best pound-for-pound fighter over potentially being called sexiest woman alive in an HBO “Real Sports” profile this week. 261 more words
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I have a long history with Electronic Arts, having even invested in a few shares of their stock back in the day when they stood up to Microsoft and refused to utilize their Xbox Live servers, instead becoming the first game developer to host online gamers on their own servers. 559 more words
Anthony Johnson always showed flashes of elite skill, but early in his career, it looked like the Georgia native would never reach his full potential. Every time Johnson was scheduled to compete, he faced two battles – one with the scale and one in the cage, and the former was often more daunting than the latter. 889 more words
Brandon Gibson is one of the best young coaches in the sport. A protégé of Mike Winkeljohn and Greg Jackson, the 33-year-old has made a name for himself in the fight community for his tireless effort, creativity on the feet and extensive work with two of that camp’s top competitors, Jon Jones and Carlos Condit. 1,359 more words
Chad Mendes fans need not worry, the No. 1 ranked UFC featherweight contender isn’t leaving the MMA juggernaut anytime soon.
Mendes on Monday signed a new eight-fight contract that should keep the Team Alpha Male fighter in the Octagon for the next few years, at minimum. 144 more words
As Vitor Belfort finally prepares to share the Octagon with Chris Weidman this weekend at UFC 187, a lot of the talk surrounding the challenger with focus on the 18-month layoff he’s had heading into the contest and questions dealing with his time on testosterone-replacement therapy (TRT), the controversial aid that has subsequently been outlawed by the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC). 1,078 more words