Video: If Fabricio Werdum wins UFC heavyweight title, Roy Nelson wants rematch
Fabricio Werdum‘s performance at UFC 143 against Roy Nelson was an impressive, and to some, unexpected, turn that launched a win streak leading to his November title shot against champ Cain Velasquez.
Since then, Nelson’s popularity has grown by leaps and bounds as he’s earned a 4-2 record with four knockouts. And yet, there’s been one thing lacking for “Big Country”: a title shot.
Video: Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier come to blows at UFC 178 media tour
The heated rivalry between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier reached a boiling point in Las Vegas today. Today commenced the media tours for the big UFC 178: Jones vs. Cormier PPV in Las Vegas, Nevada, and those who were in attendance at the MGM Grand were treated to a good ol' brawl between the light heavyweight champion Jones and the undefeated challenger Cormier. In the middle of it all was UFC director of PR Dave Sholler, who had the unfortunate and unexpected task of trying to separate the two. MMA Fighting captured the whole sequence, which you can view in the video player at the top of the post.
Curran credits move to Team Takedown for growth
NEW YORK -- Bellator featherweight champion took part in a recent media day for the organization and discussed his tan, why he's training full time for his camps at Team Takedown in Texas, his thoughts on beating Daniel Straus in the rubber match, facing Patricio Freire at Bellator 123 on September 5th and more.
Fedor Still Training, Says Cain Is Ideal Match Up
When Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder Cain Velasquez defeated Brock Lesnar to win the 265-pound strap at the UFC 121 pay-per-view (PPV) way back in 2010, the newly-crowned kingpin was asked who he believed was his "ideal match up."