All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘mixed martial arts’

Gina Carano’s Return to UFC ‘Complicated’

Back in March, former professional mixed martial artist Gina Carano expressed that she was “very open” to returning to the MMA cage. Two weeks ago, UFC president Dana White stated with confidence that he expected to easily sign Carano to fight the following week. Though Carano has proven more reluctant to return than White anticipated. Carano, 32, left the ring …

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Jamie Varner Suffers Broken Ankle at UFC 173

Admittedly, UFC 173 was not billed as a blockbuster event. Most people dismissed the headlining fight between bantamweights Renan Barao and T.J. Dillashaw, seeing Barao as the much more talented fighter, having won his last 22 fights and going into the contest with a 34-fight unbeaten streak. Fortunately for the UFC and Dana White, UFC 173 would go down as …

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Ronda Rousey Boasts She Could Beat Floyd Mayweather

Ronda Rousey has taken the MMA world by storm since signing a contract with the UFC in 2012. Over that time period, Rousey has won all 9 of her fights in dominating fashion: 8 by arm-bar submission, and her latest fight against Sara McMann was won in just 66 seconds by TKO – a new record for women UFC MMA …

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Shane del Rosario: Reports of Death Proven False

The official word at this time on Shane del Rosario is that the 30-year-old UFC fighter is on life support after suffering a heart attack on November 26th. Rosario was resuscitated at Hoag Memorial Hospital that same day, but has remained in critical condition since his severe cardiac arrest. After attempting various treatments with no results, doctors advised his family …

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