ProMMAnow.com reporter Dan “The Wolfman” Theodore caught up with newly-crowned Invicta FC strawweight (115 lbs.) champ Carla Esparza (9-2) this week to discuss her recent title win over Bec Hyatt (4-2). Esparza talked about her respect for Hyatt for stepping up on short notice and the one thing she would like to have done differently in the bout. Esparza also revealed who she hopes to fight next inside the Invicta cage.
FUEL TV has made the full episode of “UFC Unrestricted: UFC 148” available to us for your viewing pleasure. Watch the most anticipated rematch in UFC history through the eyes of the fighters who were part of it! UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva and top 185 pound contender Chael Sonnen, along with UFC President Dana White provide commentary on 2012’s biggest fight. Enjoy!
UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz may be retired from the sport of MMA, but he’s already taken the plunge back in the sport as a MMA manager .Ortiz was on the “UFC Tonight” on Tuesday night and spoke about why he got into managing, his future role in MMA, and the highly anticipated potential bout between Ronda Rousey and Cyborg Santos.
The UFC held a conference call for the media today for their upcoming UFC on FOX 6 card being held January 26 in Chicago. Flywieght champ Demetrious Johnson, along with title challenger John Dodson, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Glover Teixeira, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Anthony Pettis all took part in the call.
The UFC on FOX 7 card is getting started with a bang as UFC officials have confirmed that the UFC lightweight title will be defended on FOX for the second time by Ben Henderson (18-2). Henderson will be taking on the final Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez (21-2). Also, Daniel Cormier (11-0) will be taking on Frank Mir (16-6) in UFC heavyweight action.