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March 17th 2015

[Video] M-1 Challenge 56 preview

M-1 Challenge 56 is set to go down in Moscow, Russia on April 10th. The event will be headlined by a rematch between middleweight champion Vyacheslav Vasilevsky and challenger Ramazan Emeev. Watch the full event preview video below. ...
March 17th 2015

Aldo & Mendes reflect on their 'Fight of the Year' rematch

When Jose Aldo first defended his UFC featherweight title against Chad Mendes at UFC 142 in January 2012, the result was a brutal KO win for Aldo. But when the two men fought again more than two years later at UFC 179, fans expected a much different and even more exciting fight - and Aldo and Mendes didn't disappoint. The end result still saw Jose named the winner...
March 17th 2015

Cerrone "will leave nothing in the f**king cage" against Khabib

UFC lightweights Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone and Khabib Nurmagomedov will meet at UFC 187 to decide the next challenger to the lightweight championship. Having been out of competition since April last year due to injury, Khabib has cleverly kept himself relevant by consistently talking trash on the majority of the top-five names in his weight class. Among those has been...
March 17th 2015

[Video] Gracie & Machida break down RDA's kimura attempt on Pettis

Rafael dos Anjos took the UFC lightweight title from Anthony Pettis at UFC 185 on March 14th. Although he wasn't able to get the finish, instead taking a unanimous decision, RDA did come close to tapping Pettis with a kimura midway through the fourth round. In the latest addition to the Gracie Breakdown series, Brazilian jiu-jitsu coach Rener Gracie is joined by...
March 16th 2015

Twitter Review: UFC 185

For the first time since UFC 92, two championship belts changed hands at UFC 185 this past weekend as new UFC lightweight and women's strawweight champs were crowned. Rafael dos Anjos took the 155lb title from Anthony Pettis in the main event, while Joanna Jedrzejczyk beat Carla Esparza to claim the 115lb title. Unsurprisingly, there was a huge reaction online from...
March 16th 2015

[Video] Dana "shocked" by RDA's title win against Pettis

After 18 fights in the UFC, Rafael dos Anjos is now the promotion's lightweight champion after defeating Anthony Pettis via unanimous decision at UFC 185. "I'm shocked," said UFC president Dana White in a Fox post-fight interview. "Everybody knows how I felt about Anthony Pettis and beating Pettis is a big deal... He put on an unbelievable performance." Also on the...
March 16th 2015

Rousey's mom "not impressed" with Cyborg's record

UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is expected to face her next challenger inside the Octagon after she finishes filming Mile 22, which she will star in alongside Iko Uwais (The Raid 2, Star Wars: The Force Awakens). Potential next opponents for Ronda are Bethe Correia and Jessica Eye, with the one wild card being current Invicta FC featherweight champ...
March 16th 2015

Jedrzejczyk: "Nobody gonna take this belt from me."

Poland has its first UFC champion. Joanna Jedrzejczyk remained undefeated this past weekend, finishing Carla Esparza via second-round TKO at UFC 185 to capture the UFC women's strawweight title. "It went so quick but I was preparing good and I'm so happy," Joanna said in her UFC post-fight interview. Although it was clear the former Muay Thai champion would have...
March 15th 2015

Results: UFC 185

UFC 185 saw two new champions crowned as Rafael dos Anjos shocked fans by dominating Anthony Pettis over five rounds in the main event to take the UFC lightweight title. Also, in the co-main, Polish Muay Thai specialist Joanna Jedrzejczyk used her superior striking to demolish Carla Esparza en route to a second-round TKO which earned her the UFC women's strawweight...
March 14th 2015

Results: One Championship: Age of Champions

One Championship saw the promotion's flyweight champ Adriano Moraes retain his title against challenger Riku Shibuya in the main event. The two men entertained the crowd with a showcase of striking and grappling exchanges in the main event. In the end it was the grappling superiority of Moraes which earned him the decision win. Also on the card, Malaysia’s Peter...

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