All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘mma’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Jessica Penne Battle of Wills Precedes the Fists

Joanna Jedrzejczyk is no new-comer to kicking ass. She may be more recent to the MMA game, but as five-time Muay Thai world champion, she is a force to be reckoned with. Jessica Penne aims to find out how much of a force, and if that fore has any weaknesses that she can exploit. She aims to make Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s …

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Ronda Rousey On Fighting A Man: “It’s Not Like It’s A Movie”

Ronda Rousey has been challenged by virtually everyone in the MMA world now that she’s proven herself to be such a hardcore contender; with a career record of 11-0, she’s made it known that she’s not to be taken lightly in a sport that is dominated by men. In fact, there’s been talk–some lighthearted, some not–of Rousey getting into the …

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Ronda Rousey Says Fighting A Man Would Hurt The Sport Of MMA

Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey is running out of opponents to fight. The UFC bantamweight champion has easily dispatched all that have been pitted against her, often within just minutes into the first round. She stopped Cat Zingano with an acrobatic armbar in just 14 seconds in UFC 184. It has come to the point that people are speculating who can even …

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Gina Carano And Henry Cavill Break Up…Again

The “on again, off again” romance between Man Of Steel actor Henry Cavill and MMA fighter-turned-actress Gina Carano have hit a snag yet again. The two rekindled their romance back in October 2013 after a very public and very short split. A source tells E! News that the most recent break-up “happened a while ago”. Cavill and Carano started dating …

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Gina Carano And Henry Cavill Break Up Again

The MMA fighter turned actress and the Man of Steel have officially ended their relationship, according to E! News. A source revealed that Gina Carano and Henry Cavill actually broke up “a while ago,” even though the news is just breaking today. The former Mixed Martial Artist and the British actor began dating in the fall of 2012. The couple …

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Paige Vanzant: MMA “Wasn’t The Plan At All”

Paige Vanzant is now a professional UFC fighter. She won her UFC debut Saturday, beating Kailin Curran (3-0) with a third-round TKO. Paige Vanzant used to be a model with no dreams of UFC success at all. “Oh gosh, this wasn’t the plan at all, at first,” Paige Vanzant told FOXSports.com before the fight. “When I started training to fight, …

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Christy Mack Testifies In Court Against War Machine In Preliminary Hearing

On November 14, porn star Christy Mack appeared in court to face her attacker, ex-boyfriend Jonathan Paul Koppenhaver aka War Machine. The MMA fighter reportedly sexually assaulted Mack and brutally beat her within inches of her life. War Machine allegedly smirked during Mack’s testimony, which prompted the judge to berate him. Mack was describing the incident which left her with …

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Phil Rudd Murder-for-Hire of ‘Ninja Martial Artist’ Charge Dropped

It was touch and go for about 24 hours there. News outlets around almost every time zone made some sort of Dirty Deeds wisecrack about AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd’s being arrested on multiple charges, including attempting to hire someone to kill two men. The Daily Mail says that one of the men Rudd was trying to have whacked is an …

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Ronda Rousey Signs First Apparel Endorsement

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has officially signed her first apparel endorsement deal. On Thursday, Buffalo David Bitton and Rousey announced their decision for Ronda to be the first and only woman to represent Buffalo Pro “It’s such an amazing opportunity to be able to represent Buffalo Pro,” Rousey said in a statement. “Not only am I the first female …

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Dana White Defends Decision To Rehire Thiago Silva

In February, after he was arrested for domestic assault, UFC president Dana White said that ‘Untainted’ Thiago Silva would never return to the octagon. However, it seems as though White has had a change of heart as Silva was reinstated by the UFC last Thursday, September 4, after he was cleared of all charges. The Blackzilians, Silva’s team, announced on …

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Gina Carano: Dana White Getting Close To Deal

Rumors of Gina Carano making an MMA comeback to the UFC have been swirling for months. However, Dana White recently revealed that, although it is complicated, he is getting “close” to signing a deal with Carano. White has been seeking out Carano in hopes of having her sign a contract so that she could fight against the current women’s bantam …

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Ronda Rousey Nervous About Fight With Gina Carano?

Ronda Rousey probably doesn’t shake in her boots too terribly often, but when she speaks of her next fight, things are a little different. Gina Carano will be her opponent, and according to Rousey, she will be a formidable one. “Gina is the worst style matchup for me possible,” Rousey said. “She’s the only girl that I feel like has …

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