Tag archive for ‘the ultimate fighter’

Biggest UFC Title Fight Upsets in History

by Hobson Lopes - on Jul 8th 2013 - No Comments

  In the world of mixed martial arts, anything can happen when two fighters step inside a cage to fight. In the greatest MMA promotion in the world, the Ultimate Fighting Championship, fans have been witness to some of the most incredible fights ever put on and they have also been witness to some of the greatest UFC title fight upsets...

Rampage Signs For Bellator

by Alex Watt - on Jun 11th 2013 - No Comments
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 The speculation about Quinton “Rampage” Jackson’s Mixed Martial Arts future concluded on Tuesday when it was confirmed that the former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion has signed a multi-year deal with Bellator Fighting Championships. The deal also encompasses a contract with Spike TV, the network which airs Bellator, as well as...

Zingano Out – Tate Gets TUF 18 Coaching Spot

by Alex Watt - on Jun 4th 2013 - 1 Comment
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The anticipated eighteenth season of the UFC’s flagship reality TV show “The Ultimate Fighter” started filming last week, and opened with some shocking news. Number 1 women’s bantamweight contender Cat Zingano had suffered a severe knee injury – a torn ACL and injured MCL, to be precise – in training, and the undefeated “Alpha”...

Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar To Be Inducted Into UFC Hall of Fame Together

by Alex Watt - on May 29th 2013 - No Comments
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The UFC 160 post-fight press conference opened with a surprising announcement from UFC President Dana White; UFC veteran and one of the sport’s modern pioneers, Forrest Griffin, is to retire. Griffin summed up his UFC tenure in his typically understated and comedic style. “It’s been a good eight years I guess,” he said. “The...

John Dodson Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 23rd 2013 - No Comments

When John Dodson reached the house on “The Ultimate Fighter,” the chances of him winning wasn’t high. The 5’3″ tall fighter was one of the smallest competitors in the house, but that didn’t stop him from becoming the winner of the bantamweight division tournament. Dodson hasn’t had as much mainstream...