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JOSH THOMSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

UFC On Fox 12 Results: Bobby Green Wins Close Fight Over Josh Thomson

Bobby Green proved tonight that he belongs with the top lightweights in the world. Green defeated Josh Thomson by split decision (28-29, 29-28×2) to kick off the main card of UFC on Fox 12. The fight starts with Thomson immediately throwing an inside leg kick. Thomson throws a kick, but Green counters with a right hand that drops Thomson, who gets up immediately. Green with a left...
Via Between The Ropes
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Bobby Green Defeats Josh Thomson By Split Decision At UFC On FOX 12

late replacement Bobby Green produced an upset victory over hometown hero Josh Thomson tonight at UFC On FOX 12, claiming a split decision victory in a closely fought striking battle in San Jose. Round One: Thomson with a low kick to start. He fires off another couple, landing very low. Green throws one in return. Thomson tries another kick, but stumbles and falls, but gets...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Thomson Calls Out Nick Diaz To Fight At UFC On FOX 12

The UFC have so far been unsuccessful in their attempts to coax Nick Diaz out of his early retirement, but that hasn’t stopped Josh Thomson from trying his best to get him to step back into the spotlight to fight him. “I knocked out your brother, I’ll knock ur ***** ass out in San Jose July 26th.Let’s do it *****, San Jose vs Stockon. Yup, **** U NICK DIAZ!” Thomson wrote...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Benson Henderson vs Rustam Khabilov To Headline First UFC Event in Albuquerque

The UFC has never headed to the state of New Mexico, until now. It was first reported by the Albuquerque Journal and later confirmed by the UFC that former lightweight champion Benson Henderson will battle Rustam Khabilov. The fight will be the main event of a UFC Fight Night event and will take place on Saturday, June 7 from the Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It was...
Via Between The Ropes
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Surprise, Surprise – Benson Henderson Wins Another 5 Round Split Decision

When it comes to Benson Henderson many people want to compare him to Georges St. Pierre which I think is inaccurate. Yes, they both have been in a lot of five round fights that have gone the distance. For GSP he has had 8 fights that went 5 rounds in the UFC. He went 8-0 in those fights and the last one against Johny Hendricks was the first split-decision. While Henderson has had...
Via Fight Booth
January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Full Episode of UFC On Fox 10′s “Road To The Octagon”

It is fight week as the UFC has the first Fox show of 2014 on Saturday night. UFC on Fox 10 takes place on Saturday night from the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The main event of the show features former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson battling former Strikeforce lightweight champion Josh Thomson. Before every Fox show, the UFC airs a show called “Road to the Octagon”...
Via Between The Ropes
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Henderson to take on Thomson in UFC on FOX

Josh Thomson was supposed to be in the final stretches of preparing to fight for the UFC lightweight championship next month, but with titleholder Anthony Pettis injured and facing the prospect of surgery, Thomson has moved on to the next best available matchup. That happens to be the man who held the belt before Pettis, former champ Benson Henderson. The two will face off in the...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
November 18, 2013  |  Discuss
BACKLASH

MMAer defends gay marriage rant

UFC fighter Josh Thomson issued a statement on Thursday to clarify provocative comments he made on Facebook about gay marriage.

Via Larry Brown Sports
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

News: Josh Thomson issues Press Release After Controversial Gay Marriage Comments

Josh Thomson made MMA headlines yesterday with controversial comments regarding gay marriage. After seemingly comparing gay marriage rights to potential incest marriage rights amongst other things. Should you be allowed to marry whoever you want? Before you answer that, should u be allowed to have more than 1 wife? — Josh Thomson (@THEREALPUNK) June 11, 2013   Read the entire...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC FOX Saturday Highlights: Brown, Thomson, and Cormier wreak havoc in San Jose

Before Joe Thornton and company blow another playoff run inside of the Shark Tank this Spring the fine folks at the Ultimate Fighting Championship decided to bless San Jose with a real show. Last nights 7th UFC on FOX offering provided fans with 8 T(KO) finishes in all, the final two of the night coming via Matt "The Immortal" Brown and Josh "The Punk" Thomson...
Via hov-mma
April 21, 2013  |  Discuss
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