Tag Archives: MMA

  • ‘Bare Knuckle Boxing’ Is Coming to DirecTV on July 27 (Video)

    ‘Bare Knuckle Boxing’ Is Coming to DirecTV on July 27 (Video)

    Do you ever find yourself thinking, “man, I wish there were some kind of hybrid combat sport between boxing and mixed martial arts?” No, of course you don’t. If you like boxing, then you like boxing. And if that’s not enough for you, then you like mixed martial arts. Anything in between would just be […]

  • 27 Funny Anderson Silva Knockout Memes and Images

    27 Funny Anderson Silva Knockout Memes and Images

    Don’t follow UFC? That’s okay. I’ll get you all caught up with just one (long) sentence: on Saturday night, Anderson Silva, probably the greatest MMA fighter of all time, pound for pound, was knocked out by Chris Weideman…immediately after taunting him. The shocking manner in which Silva got laid out by Weidman didn’t just end […]

  • Watch Anderson Silva Get Knocked Out By Chris Weidman at UFC 162 (GIF)

    Watch Anderson Silva Get Knocked Out By Chris Weidman at UFC 162 (GIF)

    With a 17-fight win streak, an undefeated UFC record and the Middleweight Championship all on the line, Anderson Silva felt that the best way to defend his title against Chris Weidman at UFC 162 on Saturday was to act as if he had been dazed and confused while dodging punches from the challenger.  Unfortunately for […]

  • MMA Fighter Pukes During Post-Fight Interview (Video)

    MMA Fighter Pukes During Post-Fight Interview (Video)

    There are lots of ways for the postgame interview to go awry, but they usually just involve f-bombs, other ill-advised comments, or people losing their cool. MMA fighter Cliff Thompson, however, took post-game interview fails to a whole other level last Saturday after his three-round, split-decision victory over Doug Usher at Wild Bill’s Fight Night […]

  • The World Shin-Kicking Championship Is a Real Thing (Video)

    The World Shin-Kicking Championship Is a Real Thing (Video)

    If you thought chasing wheels of cheese down a hill was weird, wait till you hear about this. Recently in Gloucestershire, England, thousands of spectators gathered on a hillside to watch the 401st shin-kicking championships at a festival of weird sports, called the “Cotswold Olimpicks.” And yes, shin-kicking is exactly what it sounds like. The […]

  • Vitor Belfort KO’s Luke Rockhold With a Spinning Heel Kick (GIF)

    Vitor Belfort KO’s Luke Rockhold With a Spinning Heel Kick (GIF)

    Those who were wondering whether former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Vitor Belfort still “had it” at the age of 36 were given a definitive answer during the main event of Saturday’s UFC on FX, as “The Phenom” knocked Luke Rockhold out with a perfectly executed spinning heel kick, followed by a flurry of punches.  That […]

  • Roy “Big Country” Nelson Lands a Big Knockout Punch (GIF)

    Roy “Big Country” Nelson Lands a Big Knockout Punch (GIF)

    Jon “Bones” Jones received plenty of accolades for beating Chael Sonnen by TKO during the first round of their UFC 159 main event, despite dealing with a disgusting broken toe.  But one honor that he would not receive on Saturday night was “Knockout of the Night.” That award went to Roy “Big Country” Nelson, who […]