Duke Roufus responds to team members' allegations, as other fighters chime in
A Milwaukee Journal Sentinel story about the death of Roufusport amateur kickboxer Dennis Munson Jr. set off a firestorm of criticism aimed at head coach Duke Roufus this weekend, as former fighters such as UFC women’s strawweight Rose Namajunas and former UFC fighter Eric Schafer described a toxic atmosphere of abuse, both verbal and physical, at the Milwaukee gym that serves as the home to top fighters such as UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis, among others.
Fabricio Werdum vs. Mark Hunt full fight video preview: UFC 180
When Cain Velasquez went down injured, the powers that be acted fast in recruiting Mark Hunt to step in and save the day. He'll do just that when he battles Fabricio Werdum for the interim heavyweight championship in the main event of tonight's (Sat., Nov. 15, 2014) UFC 180 pay-per-view (PPV) in Mexico City, Mexico. But will this hero find a happy ending? Or will this story end in tragedy?
Jake Ellenberger vs. Kelvin Gastelum full fight video preview: UFC 180
Kelvin Gastelum's shot at the big time comes tonight (Sat., Nov. 15, 2014) when he brings a 9-0 record into his showdown against a still proud welterweight contender in Jake Ellenberger in the co-main event of the UFC 180 pay-per-view (PPV) in Mexico City, Mexico. Despite his 2-3 record in his last five fights, "The Juggernaut" represents a steep step up in competition for the former Ultimate Fighter winner.