Saturday will see the debut of one of Britain’s top MMA prospects on the big stage at UFC 131 in Vancouver, Canada. The talented Brit, Jason ‘Shotgun’ Young will have no easy task come Saturday night as he faces off against American Dustin Poirier who comes in fresh off a victory over Josh Grispi who was due to fight current UFC Featherweight Champion, Jose Aldo. Young comes into the bout holding a professional MMA record of 8 wins with 3 losses and will look to leave Canada with another W alongside his name. With victories coming via a multitude of methods, Young has shown how well rounded his game is and will hope to extend his win streak to 3 fights, his last loss coming over a year ago to UFC Lightweight & submission specialist, Paul Sass. Whoa TV present this documentary to allow MMA fans an insight into the training and preparation of Young going into his UFC debut & a chance to get to know Jason before he steps into the Octagon on June the 11th….. The MMAFriedRice crew would like to wish Jason & his team the best of luck for Saturday night! Click below to see the video…..
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Tags: Dustin Poirier, Jason 'Shotgun' Young, Jason Young, Jason Young MMA, Jose Aldo, Josh Grispi, MMA, Paul Sass, UFC, UFC 131
Tags: Anthony Pettis, Clay Guida, Guida Title Shot, UFC
So, after a decisive (but not impressive) win over Anthony Pettis, does Clay ‘The Carpenter’ Guida get his long awaited shot at the UFC’s Lightweight Belt? After defeating Anthony Pettis via unanimous decision at last nights TUF 13 Finale, it seems that way, after all former WEC LW Champion, Pettis, was on a promise of a go at either Edgar or Maynard for the UFC LW strap if he’d have chalked up a W over the caveman last night…..
Tags: Cro Cop, Kongo, Lesnar, Mir, Randy Couture, UFC, UFC Cruiserweight Division, Vera
Written by Andy Baker- Derby, UK
Talk of a new weight division is welcome in my opinion – but we are looking at the wrong end of the spectrum.
Tags: Catchweight, Dan Henderson, Fedor, Fedor Emelianenko, Feijao, Hendo vs Fedor, MMA, Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante, Strikeforce, UFC
ClinchGear Radio interview Strikeforce Light heavyweight Champion Dan Henderson. Hendo speaks on his Championship win over Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante, the Zuffa/UFC buyout of Strikeforce MMA & the rumoured bout versus Fedor Emelianenko, a man considered amongst the all time MMA Elite. Dan says a catchweight fight does not appeal to him….
Tags: Chris Leben, Dominick Cruz, MMA, Silva vs Leben, UFC, UFC 132, Urijah Faber, Wanderlei Silva
UFC 132 set to take place on July 2nd will see Wanderlei ‘The Axe Murderer’ Silva take on Chris ‘The Crippler’ Leben in a bout many MMA fans have been calling for. Leben, who requested the bout, will take on Silva in the Brazilians first fight since winning a controversial decision victory over Michael Bisping. The fight card, which takes place at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand will see a host of top matchups including Urijah Faber’s shot at UFC Bantamweight Champ Dominick Cruz, and the rumoured bout between Tito Ortiz and Ryan Bader.
Tags: Ariel Helwani, Dana White, Dana White Strikeforce Video, Strikeforce, UFC, UFC buys Strikeforce, Zuffa, Zuffa Purchase Strikeforce
The big news in the world of MMA this week sees the purchase of Strikeforce MMA by competitor Zuffa, parent company of the globes #1 Mixed Martial Art promotion, The Ultimate Fighting Championship. This exclusive interview by Ariel Helwani, gives fans an insight into the deal and what it all means in the words of UFC President, Dana White. If you havent got time to watch – “It’s business as usual”, but I for one don’t believe
Tags: Bisping Vitor, Bisping vs Belfort, Michael Bisping, UFC, Vitor Belfort, Vitor Belfort Next Fight
Vitor Belfort versus Michael Bisping to happen in May? Spicy fight for sure, coming off his win over Rivera, this could be Bisping’s UFC title eliminator……
Just tweeted by Vitor on Twitter:
“On my way to the airport going back to vegas I am looking forward to fight bisping on may card I need to fight soon I want to get busy”
Tags: Jorge Rivera, Michael Bisping, UFC, UFC 127
UFC 127 – Bisping has a few kind words for opponent Jorge Rivera during fight week. After Rivera’s constant talk Michael Bisping lets his challenger know whats about to go down…..
Tags: Anderson Machida Sparring, Anderson Silva, Anderson Silva Sparring Video, Blackhouse MMA, Lyoto Machida, Machida Sparring Video, MMA, Team Blackhouse, UFC
Video footage of UFC Middleweight Champion, Anderson Silva, and former UFC Lightheavyweight Champion Lyoto Machida sparring together at the Blackhouse MMA Academy. More Team Blackhouse videos are available on their Youtube channel.
Tags: BJ Penn, Curt Warburton, Jon Fitch, Jorge Rivera, Michael Bisping, Tom Blackledge, UFC, UFC 127, UFC 127 Poster
The poster for upcoming event UFC 127 from Sydney, Australia. Headlining the card are two top p4p fighters, “The Prodigy” BJ Penn and Jon Fitch. The card also features a host of British talent, including the co-main event bout – Micheal “The Count” Bisping, taking on Jorge Rivera, Tom Blackledge and Curt Warburton.