There are superstars. Then there is Ronda Rousey. It’s like gone to another level. Some say we’re nearing or have surpassed overexposure. Whatever your thoughts on the matter, the girl is still making her professional MMA opponents look like practice dummies for the most part. How she does it with all the distractions, all the … Read more
The fourth and fifth episodes of UFC 188 Embedded continues with open workouts from main event participants Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum. There seems to be some bad blood brewing as a result of some comments that Werdum made questioning Velasquez’s Mexican heritage. Velasquez’s teammates Daniel Cormier and Luke Rockhold are fueling the fire as … Read more
Demian Maia and Jake Shields headline this Wednesday’s UFC Fight Night 29 in Brazil. Today they worked out in front of fans and media in preparation for their five round engagement. Both men highly respect each others jiu jitsu. Jake Shields feels that it is the best American versus the best Brazilian when it comes to the art.
With UFC® 162 just around the corner, the Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) and City of Las Vegas are getting ready to celebrate with UFC Fight Week™, presented by Ultimate Poker. From July 3-6, some of the hottest locations around Vegas will host UFC themed events filled with lots of fighter appearances. The full schedule of events is listed below.
Today at the UFC 158 pre-fight press conference Nick Diaz explained why he was unable to attend the UFC 158 open workouts. He told members of the media that the first thing he wanted to do when he got off the airplane was workout and sweat out some “toxic water”. Because Nick had done this workout he needed to catch up on some sleep rather then attend the open workouts.
ProMMAnow.com caught up with Mir at the UFC 146 open workouts on Wednesday and asked him about certain statements Dos Santos had made about Mir not being a man, that he lacked heart and had a tendency to give up during fights.
Check out training footage from Wednesday’s UFC on FOX 2 open workouts in Chicago featuring Rashad Evans, Chael Sonnen and Michael Bisping.
During Wednesday’s open workouts welterweight Josh Neer discussed his upcoming fight with Duane “Bang” Ludwig which takes place Friday on the UFC on FX 1 main card.