Tim Kennedy blasts Shogun in Tweet, will “eat him up”

Whenever an MMA legend or superstar starts losing their mojo, or more specifically their durability starts to fade, the younger guys smell blood in the water. Right now Mauricio Shogun Rua is bleeding and they can smell it. The same can be said for pro wrestling, really. Daniel Bryan and Roman Reigns are currently injured and … Read more

Flashback Friday: The tournament that built today’s Shogun Rua

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua

Shogun Rua is one of the best fighters to ever have his hands taped in MMA. He has always looked the part of the nice guy wh0 knocks people out much like Fedor. He was a virtual unknown before his run in the IFC promotion, competing in its 8 man tournament. Eventually he would lose … Read more

Sonnen thinks he was ‘Lucky’ against Shogun

Chael Sonnen

  Chael Sonnen has beefed with some of the best Brazilian fighters but never with Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. At the  TUF Brazil 3 Finale, he opened up about that fight and said that nothing was personal with Brazil and Shogun was too nice for Sonnen trash talk him.  Sonnen believes that he got lucky when beat the … Read more

The Cageside Beat March 17, 2011: Zuffa’s purchase of Strikeforce and UFC 128 event preview

Join Brian Furby, Richard Mann, and John Buhl for tonight’s episode of The Cageside Beat as they discuss Zuffa’s purchase of Strikeforce and Saturday’s UFC 128.

The first “Shogun” vs. Jon Jones staredown (video)

Yesterday, Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Jon Jones faced off at the prefight press conference, but they never actually looked eye-to-eye. Were they simply out of sync? Was “Shogun” afraid to face off, or was he playing mind games?

Round 5 to give first look at Series 4 with Dana White, Royce Gracie, Brock Lesnar at UFC Fan Expo in Boston

Velazquez, Buffer, Shogun, Jackson Also Highlighted; Regular And Limited Editions On Display At Booth No. 2524 At Expo, August 27-28 MARKHAM, Ontario, Canada, August 16, 2010 – The past, present and future of the UFC, in and out of the cage, will be on display – literally – as attendees of UFC® Fan Expo™, August … Read more

Rashad Evans talks title shot and current state of UFC light heavyweight division *VIDEO*

The ever bubbly Karyn Bryant talks with former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans about getting his shot at “Shogun” for the title and his recent victory over “Rampage” Jackson.