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The future of Chael Sonnen in the UFC has been in doubt since he was stopped in the first round against Jon Jones at UFC 159. Sonnen didn’t take long to put those retirement rumors to rest and even has an opponent in mind.
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Anderson Silva tweeted out this picture yesterday “Super training with my brother Sammy even though his sport and others.” I’m not sure what’s going on here, but I wouldn’t wanna step inside that octagon.
Chris Weidman Q & A
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Until they fight, which in my opinion, may never happen, the argument over the next few years will be Jon Jones vs. Anderson Silva. Over the last few years, I was convinced Anderson would have his way with Jones, but after watching Jones fill into a heavyweight frame and throw around Vitor and Chael around like kids, maybe Anderson wouldn’t fare so well against the 25-year-old...
At UFC 159, Chael Sonnen was unsuccessful in his third attempt at UFC gold. However, unlike his two exciting performances against the greatest fighter in the world in Anderson Silva, Sonnen's fight against Jon Jones was the most lopsided loss of the West Linn native's career. Jones, the highly-regarded 24 year-old Light Heavyweight champ, used his superior size and grappling...
The doctor on UFC tonight explained Jon’s gruesome injury and informed us that he would need about 6-8 weeks to recover. Nice to hear this but I still hope they make a number one contender fight between Lyoto Machida and Alexander Gustafsson.
PS: These Shoes are ridiculous even for Helwani.
Jon Jones post fight interview
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How does the baddest light heavyweight alive get ready to tie Tito Ortiz for the most successful 205-pound title defenses in UFC history? By singing Rihanna’s “Stay” – a slow tempo love song, of course.
Jon Jones (pictured) was relaxed and full of confidence entering Saturday’s scrap with Chael Sonnen. After witnessing his destruction of Chael P., now we know why he was...
It is a rare occasion when you get an inside look at Anderson Silva. Like Water shows a fascinating backstory behind one of the greatest fights and fighters in UFC history yet still left plenty of unanswered questions about who Anderson Silva really is.
UFC Tonight analysts Kenny Florian and Chael Sonnen attempt to explain the the gruesome toe injury suffered by UFC light-heavyweight champ Jon Jones during his UFC 159 title defense against Sonnen.
The champ suffered a compound fracture on his toe, which he did not notice until the post-fight interview with color commentator Joe Rogan.
Watch the explanation below (Warning: not for...
After seeing UFC 159 this past weekend and seeing Jon Jones break his toe , you probably thought you’ve seen everything and then something like this happens.
“At WOCS 25 in Brazil, a fighter was in his corner between rounds getting worked while a member of the production crew of WOCS was reapplying glue to a decal on the fighter’s banner. Some of the glue dripped down from...
“I’ll fight at 205. I’m not retiring. I’m 36 years old. I have a lot of goals and I’m not going to reach them if I retire. I don’t have a lot of options at 185. I’ve fought everyone in the top 10, including the champion a couple of times. So I moved up to [...]
It was the battle of the Ultimate Fighter coaches as the Ultimate Fighting Championship presented UFC 159, shown live in the early hours of this past Sunday morning on ESPN here in Britain.The show began with the prelims and the bantamweight encounter between Bryan Caraway and Johny Bedford.This was a pretty good fight. Caraway, who took the fight on six day’s notice, found a ...
Listen to Chris Weidman as he talks to the fans in New Jersey before UFC 159. Chris is right here, he is a bad match up for Anderson. But let’s not forget that Silva is the greatest of all time. People have thought that he would be over matched before and he has always come out on top. Really excited to watch this fight and finally see if Weidman is as good as we think...
The Ultimate Fighting Championship is once again taking over Fourth of July weekend in Las Vegas. The organization formally announced today that UFC middleweight champion and undisputed pound-for-pound king Anderson Silva will return to the Octagon on Saturday, July 6 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena to face undefeated No. 1 contender Chris Weidman. That’s not all: [...]
After thrashing Chael Sonnen this past Saturday at UFC 159, reigning light heavyweight king Jon Jones tied Tito Ortiz (pictured) for the most successful 205-pound title defenses in Octagon history.
While Jones is still one win away from solidifying his spot as the promotion’s most decorated champion in the division, UFC president Dana White believes Jones has already surpassed...
Ed Soares is seen here taking a picture with a fan at UFC 159 in New Jersey. After seeing how well Jones looked against Chael I wonder what Soares thinks regarding his most high profile client, Anderson Silva, taking him on to determine who the true pound for pound king is.
Ed Soares talks Machida, doesn’t think Silva can make 170 lbs
Jones says Anderson Silva is still P4P best