Ben Askren Tag

Fighters React to UFC Champion Jon Jones’...

Jan 06, 2015NoNo Comments6782 Views

Fighters took to Twitter to react to the news of UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones testing positive for cocaine on Tuesday.

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Dana White: “Believe Me, Ben Askren D...

Dec 19, 2014NoNo Comments5477 Views

There have been many critical of the UFC’s signing of former professional wrestler Phil “CM Punk” Brooks, but none bigger than ONE FC welterweight champion

Fighters React to the UFC Signing CM Punk V...

Dec 07, 2014NoNo Comments4028 Views

Fighters react to the UFC 181 announcement that former WWE star CM Punk had been signed to a multi-fight UFC deal via Twitter.

Chatri Sityodtong

Evolve MMA Founder Chatri Sityodtong on Why...

Oct 21, 2014NoNo Comments5850 Views

He once managed a 500-million-dollar hedge fund on Wall Street, so why did Chatri Sityodtong decide to invest in Asian mixed martial arts and create

Fighters React to Dominick Cruz Returning w...

Sep 29, 2014NoNo Comments4118 Views

Following Dominick Cruz' triumphant return to the octagon at UFC 178, fighters took to Twitter to react.

Ben Askren

Dana White Calls Ben Askren an ‘Absol...

Sep 10, 2014NoNo Comments3101 Views

The war of words between UFC President Dana White and One FC welterweight champion Ben Askren continued on Wednesday.

Bas Rutten Responds to Criticism Stemming f...

Sep 09, 2014NoNo Comments2783 Views

Inside MMA host Bas Rutten responded to crtics about ONE FC welterweight champion Ben Askren being cut off during a recent interview on the show.

Ben Askren

Ben Askren: ‘I Want to Prove I’...

Sep 07, 2014NoNo Comments2128 Views

Ben Askren doesn't mince words when it comes to UFC president Dana White. "He's a chameleon. He's a band-wagoner."

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Dana White May Be Opening Up to the Possibi...

Sep 03, 2014NoNo Comments1606 Views

The UFC and Dana White may be opening up to the possibility of signing undefeated mixed martial artist Ben Askren.

Fighters and Industry Insiders React to Ren...

Aug 29, 2014NoNo Comments2038 Views

Following the news that former bantamweight champion Renan Barao was forced to withdraw from the UFC 177 main event for “health and safety reasons,” fighters

Ben Askren - ONE FC 16

ONE FC 19 Results: Shinya Aoki Scores Quick...

Aug 29, 2014NoNo Comments1995 Views

Shinya Aoki put a stamp on his ONE FC lightweight championship with a quick finish, while Ben Askren stormed the cage to take the welterweight

ONE FC Reign of Champions Weigh-in Results:...

Aug 28, 2014NoNo Comments2008 Views

ONE Fighting Championship on Thursday announced that all but one mixed martial artist competing at Friday's event have made weight and are ready for ONE

Nobutatsu Suzuki Predicts He’ll Knock...

Aug 27, 2014NoNo Comments1908 Views

ONE FC welterweight champion Nobutatsu Suzuki predicts that he'll knock Ben Askren out when the two face off in Dubai on Aug. 29.

Bellator Releases Champion Eddie Alvarez, C...

Aug 19, 2014NoNo Comments1877 Views

Bellator MMA on Tuesday released Eddie Alvarez from any contractual obligations to the fight promotion, making him the second Bellator champion in the past year

Jadamba Narantungalag Fights for 145-Pound ...

Aug 06, 2014NoNo Comments2434 Views

The final three fights have been added to the ONE FC: Reign of Champions card with Jadamba Narantungalag getting an immediate shot at reigning featherweight

Dubai-Based Lightweights Vaughn Donayre and...

Jul 31, 2014NoNo Comments2300 Views

Dubai-based lightweights Vaughn Donayre and Mohammed Walid set to face off on August 23 at ONE FC: Reign of Champions.

Ben Askren - ONE FC 16

Shinya Aoki and Ben Askren Part of Four Cha...

Jul 03, 2014NoNo Comments1869 Views

ONE FC on Thursday announced a blockbuster four-title-fight card for Aug. 29 in Dubai. The championship bouts include Shinya Aoki and Ben Askren.

Fighters and Insiders React to Chael Sonnen...

Jun 11, 2014NoNo Comments1602 Views

After the stunning news on Tuesday that Chael Sonnen failed a random drug test and was out of UFC 175, fighters and MMA insiders took

Ben Askren - ONE FC 16

ONE FC 16 Results: Ben Askren Scores Domina...

May 30, 2014NoNo Comments1416 Views

No top MMA fighter has ever retired undefeated, but Ben Askren could be on track to become the first after extending his perfect professional record

Ben Askren vs Bakhtiyar Abbasov

ONE FC Honor & Glory Weigh-in Results:...

May 29, 2014NoNo Comments1730 Views

ONE FC announced Thursday that all but one fighter made weight for ONE FC: HONOR & GLORY, which features the promotional debut of former Bellator

Ben Askren

Ben Askren Plans to Roll at ONE FC: Honor &...

May 28, 2014NoNo Comments1152 Views

Former Bellator champ Ben Askren isn't shy about revealing his plans for his new home at ONE FC... total domination.

EXCLUSIVE Ben Askren’s ONE FC Blog, P...

May 26, 2014NoNo Comments1311 Views

In the second part of his exclusive blog for MMAWeekly.com, undefeated Ben Askren talks about what he's doing to wind his camp down as he

Ben Askren

EXCLUSIVE Ben Askren’s ONE FC Blog, P...

May 18, 2014NoNo Comments1191 Views

In his exclusive blog for MMAWeekly.com leading up to his ONE FC debut, undefeated Ben Askren takes us on the first part of his journey

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ONE FC: Honor & Glory Card Complete wi...

Apr 29, 2014NoNo Comments1485 Views

ONE FC: Honor & Glory is set for the Singapore Indoor Stadium next month. It will consist of 11 fights with three more bouts announced

Former Bellator Champ Ben Askren Set for ON...

Apr 07, 2014NoNo Comments1628 Views

Ever since it was announced that Ben Askren signed with ONE FC, fight fans have been wondering exactly who matchmaker Matt Hume would find to

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ONE FC Fight Preview Video: Bantamweight Ch...

Apr 04, 2014NoNo Comments1276 Views

ONE FC bantamweight champion Bibiano Fernandes puts his belt on the line against Masakatsu Ueda at ONE FC: Rise of Heroes on May 2 in

Nobutatsu Suzuki Bests Brock Larson at ONE FC 14

ONE FC: War of Nations Fight Highlights Vid...

Mar 16, 2014NoNo Comments1138 Views

Check out the fight highlights from Friday's ONE FC: War of Nations event, where Nobutatsu Suzuki won the welterweight championship.

Nobutatsu Suzuki Bests Brock Larson at ONE FC 14

ONE FC 14 Results: Nobutatsu Suzuki Bests B...

Mar 14, 2014NoNo Comments1638 Views

Nobutatsu Suzuki claimed the inaugural ONE FC world welterweight title in Kuala Lumpur on Friday, beating Brock Larson.

Fighters React to Ronda Rousey’s UFC ...

Feb 23, 2014NoNo Comments2386 Views

Following the UFC 170: Rousey vs. McMann main event on Saturday from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, fighters took to Twitter in

Ben Askren Set to Fight for ONE FC 170-Poun...

Feb 07, 2014NoNo Comments1307 Views

Undefeated former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren is set to make his ONE FC debut on May 30 contesting the promotion's welterweight championship.