Seven years ago, B.J. Penn fought Lyoto Machida in K-1′s open weight tournament. Penn jumped an incredible two weight classes and was outweighed by Machida by 34 pounds.
Tie Quan Zhang is already a legend in his home country. As the first-ever Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu brown belt from China, Zhang’s MMA success bodes well for the sport in the Middle Kingdom.
Is it time for Rampage to walk away? Recently on social media giant Twitter, Rampage Jackson announced that his next fight will be his last one in the UFC.
Bodog Fight ranks MMA’s Top 10 Pound-for-Pound Fighters. Anderson Silva, Jon Jones, GSP and Jose Aldo round up the top four fighters in the world. Who do you think belongs on our top ten list?
Should Frankie Edgar move down in weight? That’s the most prominent question surrounding Frankie Edgar’s future after losing the UFC lightweight title to Ben Henderson. Frankie Edgar is almost always the smaller man when he steps into the UFC octagon. His loss to Ben Henderson for the UFC lightweight title highlighted one Edgar flaw – his diminutive size.
With the exception of Allen Iverson, there’s no other athlete more fitting of the nickname “The Answer” than Frankie Edgar (14 – 1 – 1). The UFC lightweight champ found the answer to beat future Hall of Famer B.J. Penn not once, but twice. In his most recent match Edgar exorcised his demons and finally vanquished nemesis Gray Maynard, the only fighter to hand him a defeat.
On Monday news broke (via Yahoo) that Quinton “Rampage” Jackson suspected he had a spy in his camp that was providing information to Jon Jones’ camp ahead of UFC 135….
Chael Sonnen has been away from the Octagon since his fifth round submission loss to Anderson Silvain August of last year. Sonnen was suspended following that fight after his drug test showed an elevated level of testosterone..
UFC President Dana White speaks with ESPN about a variety of topics, including the rivalry betweenRashad Evans and Jon Jones, Rampage Jackson, Vitor Belfort and much more. White gives his thoughts on Jackson’s upcoming…
Next weekend, UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva will put his title on the line against Yushin “Thunder” Okami in the main event of UFC 134 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil….