On Monday, Jon Jones and his fiancee had their third child, a baby girl named Olivia. The UFC light heavyweight champion proudly tweeted about his fiancee getting through the painful process, and he also proudly tweeted about his new daughter.
Stefan Struve had his jaw broken in his UFC on Fuel TV fight Sunday in Japan, and he seems to be in pretty good spirits despite the injury. The Dutch 7-footer lost to Mark Hunt by third-round TKO. After the fight, he tweeted that he wanted the referee, Herb Dean, to remove his tooth from…Read More
A rumor circulated on Tuesday that Ronda Rousey has been courted to play a role in the third installment of “The Hunger Games” movies. The report emanated from Dave Meltzer of Wrestling Observer Radio and was publicized by MMA site Bloody Elbow. When contacted by Larry Brown Sports over email Wednesday, Rousey’s manager Darin Harvey…Read More
Liz Carmouche lost to Ronda Rousey at UFC 157 in Anaheim Saturday and has the battle scars to prove it. At the postfight press conference, Carmouche showed off bite marks that Rousey left on her forearm during their fight. Carmouche was a heavy underdog entering the fight, but she gave Rousey the toughest test the…Read More
Ronda Rousey spoke in rare detail about her father’s death and showed raw emotion during a moving interview released this week. Rousey is two weeks away from her first career fight in the UFC. She will be taking on Liz Carmouche Feb. 23 at the Honda Center in Anaheim. The UFC has begun increasing promotion…Read More
Daniel Cormier made it clear after his win over Dion Staring Saturday night that he is coming for Jon Jones. Cormier beat Staring in Oklahoma City by second-round TKO, absolutely demolishing his opponent with an array of punches. The fight was part of Strikeforce’s final card as the promotion plans to close operations. Cormier announced…Read More
There are two things we know about Nick Diaz: he is a great fighter, and he is very elusive. OK, three things. So it comes as no surprise to hear UFC president Dana White say that Diaz has been unresponsive to his communication efforts recently. “Nick Diaz doesn’t return my calls, my texts … nothing,”…Read More
Cain Velasquez thoroughly dominated Junior dos Santos at UFC 155 in Las Vegas on Saturday to regain the UFC heavyweight championship in a unanimous decision, but he apparently inflicted less pain on his opponent than initially believed. Velasquez rocked JDS early in the fight and pretty much cruised thereafter. Many people felt like Cain could…Read More