Despite his discomfort, UFC welterweight contender Jake Shields is always in an affable mood, and I found him to be his typically friendly self despite being in the midst of shedding the pounds necessary to make his 170 pound weight limit for Wednesday night’s main event.
These two legends of women’s MMA are forever joined together in a legacy of personality clashes reminiscent of Ali and Frasier.
In The UFC, big things sometimes comes in smaller packages. There are few fighters in any weight class that can bang like Eddie Wineland, and within his own bantamweight class of 135 pounds, he’s as tough and explosive as it gets.
Jones (18-1) is the UFC’s main attraction at Air Canada Centre on Saturday when he steps into the octagon with Sweden’s Gustafsson (15-1), the latest 205-pounder to take a shot at ending Jones’ 2 1/2-year championship reign.
For the first time in 18 seasons, The UFC reality show “The Ultimate Fighter” is featuring women competing for a contract with the promotion.
Despite being a twelve year veteran of The UFC and a multi time heavyweight champion in the organization, Frank Mir is only 34 years old.
Four years in the making, the rematch between top welterweights Martin Kampmann and Carlos Condit airs tonight on FOX Sports 1 as the main event for UFC Fight Night 27.
UFC welterweight veteran Mike “Quicksand” Pyle takes on Matt Brown Saturday night on the inaugural night of the new FOX Sports 1 network.
UFC flyweight Ian “Uncle Creepy” McCall sports a tapestry of tattoos, a sweet 19th century carnival barker mustache, and a harrowing cautionary tale of a personal life.
UFC adversaries Georges St-Pierre and Johny Hendricks joined New School on Friday to discuss their upcoming fight at UFC 167. Watch the video here.
Chris Camozzi always planned on fighting on Saturday’s “UFC on FX 8” card in Brazil. He didn’t always plan on fighting Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. He certainly didn’t expect to be in The UFC’s co main event.
Johny Hendricks is still waiting for a shot at the UFC welterweight title, and there are many who believe that his place on tonight’s UFC 158 pay per view card should actually be in the main event, opposite champion Georges St. Pierre.