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Josh Barnett on Jon Jones cocaine story, analyzes Werdum vs. Velasquez

Josh Barnett on Jon Jones cocaine story, analyzes Werdum vs. Velasquez

The Fight Nerd January 15, 2015 0

While interviewing Josh Barnett to promote his role as commentator alongside Mauro Ranallo on the “New Japan Pro Wrestling” show for AXS TV (that premieres on January 16), the topic of MMA was bound

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Mauro Ranallo frustrated with Jon Jones & drugs in MMA + Pro Wrestling Dream Matches

Mauro Ranallo frustrated with Jon Jones & drugs in MMA + Pro Wrestling Dream Matches

The Fight Nerd January 10, 2015 0

Mauro Ranallo has been present first-hand for some of the greatest times in MMA and continues to be a top commentator and analyst in the sport. However, that does not mean that someone so

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Top Heavy: Is Jones VS Cormier Enough To Carry  UFC 182?

Top Heavy: Is Jones VS Cormier Enough To Carry UFC 182?

The Fight Nerd December 19, 2014 0

By Jason Furness Let’s start this by saying that the UFC 182 main event of Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier is a huge fight. Stylistically, emotionally and promotionally it is all but perfect. The

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“Fight Church” Documentary Review

“Fight Church” Documentary Review

The Fight Nerd September 16, 2014 0

“Fight Church” is the documentary about the unlikely pairing of the Christian church & combat sports, so it makes perfect sense that the person reviewing it has the last name of “Kaplowitz” and has

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Jon Jones to defend belt against Glover Teixeira at UFC 172

Jon Jones to defend belt against Glover Teixeira at UFC 172

The Fight Nerd February 5, 2014 0

The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today that pound-for-pound king Jon “Bones” Jones will return to the Octagon on Saturday, April 26 at Baltimore Arena to make an unprecedented seventh UFC light heavyweight title defense

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Mike Constantino previews UFC 159

Mike Constantino previews UFC 159

The Fight Nerd April 23, 2013 0

Head coach of AMA Fight Club, Mike Constantino, spoke with The Fight Nerd at Modell’s in midtown Manhattan, where Jim and Dan Miller were doing a workout for the fans to promote UFC 159.

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Uriah Hall and Kelvin Gastelum to meet in series finale for TUF 17

Uriah Hall and Kelvin Gastelum to meet in series finale for TUF 17

The Fight Nerd April 10, 2013 0

And then there were two. The Ultimate Fighter returned to FX on Tuesday night, with the final episode of its seventeenth season, featuring two semifinal elimination fights. New Yorker Uriah Hall and Kelvin Gastelum

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Sonnen and Jones pick teams on debut of TUF 17

Sonnen and Jones pick teams on debut of TUF 17

The Fight Nerd January 23, 2013 1

The 17th season of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s famed reality television show, The Ultimate Fighter, began on Tuesday with a special two-hour premiere on FX. Twenty-eight middleweight (185 pounds) fighters squared-off in 14 elimination

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Field Finalized For The Ultimate Fighter on FX: Jones VS Sonnen

Field Finalized For The Ultimate Fighter on FX: Jones VS Sonnen

The Fight Nerd January 10, 2013 0

On January 22, some of the world’s most talented and determined mixed martial artists will face-off in the most grueling sports tournament on television. Watch as 28 mixed martial arts prospects battle for a

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Round 5 Releases Ultimate Collector Series 11 with Britney Palmer figure

Round 5 Releases Ultimate Collector Series 11 with Britney Palmer figure

The Fight Nerd December 3, 2012 0

Round 5 President Damon Lau, announces the release of Ultimate Collector Series 11 featuring the most robust offering in Ultimate Collector history – including three Championship Edition characters, and a variety of Limited Edition

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