The Times’ MMA rankings for July: Heavyweight 1. Stipe Miocic 2. Alistair Overeem 3. Fabricio Werdum 4. Cain Velasquez 5. Junior Dos Santos 6. Ben Rothwell 7. Andrei Arlovski 8. Vitaly Minakov 9. Travis Browne 10. Derrick Lewis Brock Lesnar made his triumphant return to MMA, beating Mark Hunt via...
After a successful return to the octagon on Saturday at UFC 200, Brock Lesnar didn’t close the door on continuing his comeback and fighting again. Not surprisingly, he’s got at least one willing opponent – and he’s a fellow ex-champ.Filed under: News, UFC
A few days before his April 10 fight against Ben Rothwell, Junior dos Santos started to feel a strong pain in his right bíceps and shoulder.
Sidelined due to a shoulder injury, former featherweight champion Junior dos Santos sees Brock Lesnar’s UFC 200 return with good eyes.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC
Stipe Miocic knocked out Fabricio Werdum with a single punch this past weekend (Sat., May 14, 2016) in the main event of UFC 198 in Curitiba, Brazil (replay here), earning him the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight strap. How...Show More Summary
Todd Martin's MMA rankings for May: Heavyweight Stipe Miocic Alistair Overeem Fabricio Werdum Cain Velasquez Junior Dos Santos Ben Rothwell Andrei Arlovski Travis Browne Vitaly Minakov Mark Hunt Stipe Miocic captured the UFC heavyweight crown from Fabricio Werdum via first round knockout in the...
Prior to facing Junior dos Santos in Croatia, Ben Rothwell was riding high on a four fight win streak -- all finishes -- against some pretty top-level competition including another streaking heavyweight, Alistair Overeem. But his streak...Show More Summary
The UFC invades the Netherlands with a heavyweight main event sure to thrill. No. 4-ranked Alistair Overeem takes on No. 7-ranked Andrei Arlovski in the prime-time bout of the evening. After Junior dos Santos' dominant showing against...Show More Summary
Following his dominant unanimous decision win over surging heavyweight contender Ben Rothwell earlier this month, Junior Dos Santos will be on the sidelines for a bit.Filed under: News, UFC
From the man himself: Apesar de ser Brasileiro nunca joguei futebol muito bem, eu nunca fui o melhor nadando, correndo, ou em qualquer outro esporte assim. Mas na luta. Na luta eu me encontrei e eu posso dizer que sou bom nisso, luto bem. Show More Summary
Junior dos Santos has a pretty good argument when it comes to picking himself as the next heavyweight division No. 1 contender. In less than three weeks, Fabricio Werdum will defend his 265-pound strap against Stipe Miocic in the UFC...Show More Summary
The Times' MMA rankings for April: Heavyweight Fabricio Werdum Cain Velasquez Stipe Miocic Alistair Overeem Junior Dos Santos Ben Rothwell Andrei Arlovski Travis Browne Vitaly Minakov Josh Barnett Junior Dos Santos made a statement in Croatia, scoring an impressive victory over the surging Ben...
Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC ? This weekend's main event between Glover Teixeira and Rashad Evans could end up being another example of stolen momentum. Just as Junior dos Santos was able to rebound from four so-so bouts by endingShow More Summary
If you missed Sunday’s UFC event, here’s what really mattered at UFC Fight Night 86, including Junior Dos Santos’ big win over Ben Rothwell in the main event.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos
Don’t write off former heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos, who picked up a pivotal win over surging contender Ben Rothwell in UFC Fight Night 86’s headliner.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rankings, News, UFC, WSOF
Former heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos is confident that he will be getting back the title he once held.
The former heavyweight champion’s near-flawless performance against Ben Rothwell was proof he cannot be counted out yet, writes Todd Martin.
Junior Dos Santos was the popular pick going into Sunday’s main event against Ben Rothwell, but nobody seemed to think this fight was going to end in a decision. .. Click here for more at UFC.com.... UFC … Continue reading ? The post Zagreb rewind: What you got right and wrong appeared first on Boxing News.
Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Zuffa LLC This was always a high risk, low reward fight for Ben Rothwell. He was the man with the most impressive live winning streak at heavyweight while Junior dos Santos was on a 2-3 skid and had looked pretty bad in all but one of those fights. Show More Summary
UFC Fight Night 86 in Zagreb, Croatia wasn't a jam-packed fight card that set the world on fire, but it did deliver on action and talking points. The fight card was headlined by Junior dos Santos vs. Ben Rothwell, and the Brazilian picked Rothwell apart en route to a decision victory. Show More Summary