Tag: "Dan Henderson"


Dana White does UFC 151 damage control on “UFC Tonight”

Dana White appeared this week on UFC Tonight (as he should since he owns that too) to do some damage control related to the debacle that was UFC 151. “I had my moment where I was upset,” White said about cancelling the show. “One of the things that I like is our consistency. We’ve never […]


UFC 151 Cancelled After Dan Henderson Forced to Pull Out

Earlier today, UFC 151 headliner and MMA legend announced that he partially tore a ligament in his knee, cancelling his fight and, for the first time in 11 years, an entire UFC event along with it. The injury announcement prompted UFC president Dana White to call a press conference where he would declare the first […]


Chael Sonnen believes Hendo will beat Jones at UFC 151, and here is why

One teammate publically backing another to win a big title fight is probably to be expected, but nevertheless Chael Sonnen’s characteristically bombastic declaration that Dan Henderson will defeat UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 151 on September 1 has people talking. Sonnen and “Hendo” have known each other a long time, both being […]


Dan Henderson beats the snot out of Cung Le in “Dragon Eyes”

Here is a scene (in a foreign language) from Jean Claude Van Damne’s latest film, “Dragon Eyes.” Why are we watching this on the site today? Because this scene features former Strikeforce middleweight champ Cung Le in action, and the man standing in front of him is none other than former Pride FC and Strikeforce […]


Friday Link Party- March 30, 2012

Zach Arnold of Fight Opinion turns his barbs towards the money-management skills of K-1. Which makes today’s news about shinsei K-1’s 2012 supposed event schedule even more curious. The promotion has no television deal in Japan, which was the basis of the entire financial model of K-1. Unless Ken Imai is back in the fold […]


Friday Link Party — March 9, 2012

MMA Fighting interviews bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz as he nears the first live season of TUF. For Cruz, the goal with all the fighters who fight their way into the house on the live premiere of the show this Friday night is the same, whether they’re among the ones he knows personally from the San […]


Top 10 Best Fights From the UFC in 2011

In a sport with the sheer variety of outcomes that MMA has, there’s no specific formula for what makes a great fight. Instead, truly great matches are made when some or all of the elements of MMA come together in two fighters to make something that is both a highly competitive bout and a dramatic […]


Top 10 Biggest MMA Upsets in 2011

Everyone loves to see the underdog win, especially because they never expect it. In MMA, unpredictability is a constant variable that truly makes it one of the most exciting sports out there. Sometimes, it’s not even the underdog, but rather the fighter that most thought had zero chance at all to win, let alone survive […]


Dan Henderson responds to TMZ report

video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player Earlier this week on TMZ, the paparazzi website spotted UFC middleweight Dan Henderson with two ladies, alongside Detroit Tigers pitcher, Brad Penny. Henderson, who is fresh off his victory against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua in what many have called the greatest MMA fight of all time, was seen arm in arm […]


Dana White happy that Shogun vs. Henderson wasn’t Main Event on “UFC on Fox”

During the UFC 139 press conference, Dana White was asked if the exciting match between Dan Henderson and Mauricio “Shogun” Rua should have been the main event of the first UFC on Fox card, which led to this response: “If that fight that happened [with Henderson and Shogun] went on FOX for the first time […]