Posted on 30 May 2013 by Hobson Lopes
The mixed martial arts community will get to see its greatest female MMA rematch in history after the latest news regarding the next season of “The Ultimate Fighter.” Current Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will still coach on the show, but instead of facing off with Cat Zingano both on the show and in December for the title, Miesha Tate will step in for the injured Zingano in both avenues.
Posted on 12 May 2013 by Hobson Lopes
In the world of mixed martial arts, there are fights and then there are super fights. When the sport was gaining traction again in 2005, Randy Couture defended the Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight title against Chuck Liddell. That was a super fight. When Liddell went on to defend the title for the first time following his knockout victory against “the Natural” against Jeremy Horn, that was a fight.
Posted on 24 March 2012 by Jillian Bullock
By Jillian Bullock
Little did Ronda Rousey, who was born February 1, 1987 in Riverside County, California, ever imagine that one day she would be a mixed martial artist, let alone world champion. Fast forward 25 years and Rousey is just that – Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champion.
Posted on 19 October 2011 by Tony Hackerott
Written By: Aiden Rudd
“When Strikeforce was purchased by the UFC’s parent company Zuffa LLC in March, Strikeforce chairman Scott Coker, has professed that it is ‘Business as Usual’ for the companies. Strikeforce was still to operate as a separate promotion, it would still co-promote with M1-Global to keep the whole Fedor fiasco from collapsing. However, 7 months later is that statement still realistic?”
Posted on 30 July 2011 by Tony Hackerott
In a world of negative news stories we wanted to write about a positive story going on in the world of Mixed Martial Arts. I know if you are like me you are tired of reading about the national debt and ‘debt ceiling’ so here is someone that is turning negativity into positivity in his life. So, sit back and enjoy a few minutes of a feel good story in the world of MMA.
Posted on 14 February 2011 by Raphael Garcia
Strikeforce: Fedor versus Silva brought a major change to mixed martial arts. This change may have already occurred as the changing of the newguard in MMA; however, the way that Fedor fell was deafening. The Last Emperor walked out of the cage with a swollen eye and his legacy in question.
Posted on 13 February 2011 by Raphael Garcia
At Saturday’s Strikeforce: Fedor versus Silva event, Strikeforce was supposed to make major strides towards putting a dent in the strangle hold that the UFC has on Mixed Martial Arts. However, the result of the main event may have hampered the organization’s steps in that direction.
Posted on 12 February 2011 by Hobson Lopes
As reported by Heavy.com, the UFC signed former Sengoku Middleweight Champion, Jorge Santiago. Santiago, the owner of a 23 – 8 record, 1 – 2 UFC, will step into the Octagon to face fan favorite Brian Stann at UFC 130 in May. Santiago is 11 – 1 over his last 12 fights, which for the most part have taken place in Sengoku and Strikeforce.
Posted on 08 February 2011 by Raphael Garcia
Saturday, February 12th marks the start of the highly talked about Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix. During this tournament eight of the biggest names in the heavyweight division of MMA will square off for a chance to earn the Grand Prix Title. This weekend features what many people may consider the biggest name of them all.
Posted on 28 January 2011 by Raphael Garcia
This weekend is shaping up to be a big event for the Strikeforce promotion. With two title fights and the next cage appearance by a prominent Gracie fighter, this show has the potential to provide a lot of action for MMA fans.