The 32-year-old mixed martial arts star from Montreal tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during training.
Rousey (9-0) is arguably the UFC’s biggest star, and she is the only 135-pound women’s champion in the mixed martial arts promotion’s history.
His adrenaline rush comes not from being in the ring, staring his opponent face to face. Rather, Issac Worth’s favorite part about each bout is the walk out.
Gina Carano was scheduled to meet with UFC President Dana White earlier this week to discuss a return to mixed martial arts for a bout with bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey.
This is a choke that comes up everyone once in a while, but if you land it, the opponent is finished.
Joey “Ballistic” Balai, who has a 7-4 MMA record, along with records of 2-3 kickboxing, 4-1 Triple Threat and 3-1 pankration, was supposed to fight in last weekend’s event, but an injury caused him to miss the action.
There are two types of bent arm locks: the Kimura, where the opponent’s hand is bent down toward his back, and the Americana where you move the arm away from his body.
About one-third of professional mixed martial arts matches end in knockout or technical knockout, indicating a higher incidence of brain trauma than boxing or other martial arts, according to a new study in the American Journal of Sports Medicine.
Middleweight champion Chris Weidman has a knee injury, forcing the UFC to postpone his title bout against Lyoto Machida for six weeks.
The Fix Sports Lounge and Nightclub plays host to an array of MMA, XMA, Triple Threat, pankration, kickboxing and SEC matches March 29.