Rich Franklin Tag


Knockout Radio Podcast: Rich Franklin, Ryan...

Nov 21, 2015No Comments162 Views

Join Knockout Radio for their podcast featuring Rich Franklin, Ryan Bader, Tapout's Dan "Punkass" Caldwell, and UFC champ Holly Holm's coach Greg Jackson.

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Rich Franklin Talks About Being Detained Fo...

Nov 19, 2015No Comments220 Views

In this EXCLUSIVE interview, Rich Franklin talked at length about being handcuffed and detained at LAX, his retirement, and the state of travel and terrorism.


Knockout Radio LIVE: Rich Franklin, Ryan Ba...

Nov 19, 2015No Comments163 Views

Tune in Thursday, Nov. 19, at 6 p.m. EST, for Knockout Radio LIVE featuring Rich Franklin, Ryan Bader, Tapout's Dan "Punkass" Caldwell, and Holly Holm's

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In Wake of Paris Attacks, Rich Franklin Det...

Nov 17, 201516 Comments543 Views

Former UFC champion Rich Franklin was detained at Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday after being mistakenly identified as a convicted felon.

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UFC Top 5 Most Powerful Strikes Landed in t...

Oct 13, 20152 Comments691 Views

Former title contender Kenny Florian and bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw count down their top 5 most powerful strikes landed during a recent segment of UFC


VIDEO: Dana White Reflects on Former UFC Ch...

Sep 29, 20155 Comments821 Views

UFC President Dana White shares his thoughts on Rich Franklin, former UFC middleweight champion, who announced his retirement on Monday.

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Former UFC Champion Rich Franklin Retires f...

Sep 29, 20155 Comments918 Views

He may not want to call it a retirement, but former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin officially retired from fighting on Monday.

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Two More Fights Added to Ben Askren-Headlin...

Mar 17, 2015Comments off1124 Views

ONE Championship on Tuesday announced two more bouts for the Ben Askren-headlined "Valor of Champions" fight card set for April 24.


UFC 183 Free Fight Video: Anderson Silva vs...

Jan 27, 2015Comments off4005 Views

Anderson Silva pits his brilliant Muay Thai skills against then-UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin in the fight that changed the course of MMA history.

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The Great MMA Debate: Rich Franklin Talks L...

Oct 19, 2014Comments off5668 Views

Former UFC champion Rich Franklin joins The Great MMA Debate to talk about his final fight and when it might happen, and handing over his

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UFC Free Full Fight Video: Cung Le vs. Rich...

Aug 15, 2014Comments off3806 Views

Former Strikeforce middleweight champ Cung Le made history when he faced Rich Franklin in the first UFC event ever held in China.


Fighters and Industry Personalities React T...

Aug 04, 2014Comments off1701 Views

Following UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier’s fight during the UFC 178 Media Tour on Monday, fighters and industry personalities reacted to

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Rich Franklin Moving from Fighting to the N...

Jun 10, 2014Comments off935 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin is ready to put fighting behind him and move on to the next phase of his life, as a

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Rich Franklin Officially Accepts Position a...

May 28, 2014Comments off1394 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin is in Singapore this week for ONE FC: Honor & Glory in his official capacity as Vice President of

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Rich Franklin Tells TEDx: Losing is Inevita...

May 21, 2014Comments off810 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin does believe that it does matter whether you win or lose, but he also believes that losing is inevitable,

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Dana White “Happy” for Rich Fra...

Apr 22, 2014Comments off1026 Views

UFC president Dana White says that he is happy for Rich Franklin and his opportunity to become a vice president at ONE FC... unlike other


Dana White UFC on FOX 11 Post-Fight Scrum: ...

Apr 21, 2014Comments off983 Views

UFC president Dana White fielded questions from the media following the UFC on FOX 11 post-fight press conference on Saturday.


Former UFC Champ Rich Franklin Headed for a...

Apr 19, 2014Comments off1161 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin has retired from MMA with immediate effect in order to take up a role as Vice President of ONE

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Rich Franklin Turned Down Lil Nog Fight Bec...

Mar 19, 2014Comments off1613 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin recently turned down a fight with Rogerio Nogueira so he could focus on his growing juice bar company.

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UFC Returns to Cincinnati with Fight Card i...

Feb 18, 2014Comments off820 Views

The UFC will return to Cincinnati on May 10 with a fight card at the U.S. Bank Arena, the company announced on Wednesday.

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Blog Photos: Celebrate the New Year with Ne...

Jan 01, 2014Comments off628 Views

Fighters take to Twitter and Instagram to send New Year's Eve messages and post photos of how they celebrated the ringing in of 2014.

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Rich Franklin Plans One More UFC Fight as H...

Nov 24, 2013Comments off664 Views

Having once ruled the UFC middleweight division, Rich Franklin now says that he is on the cusp of retirement. In fact, Franklin expects to fight


Top 20 Knockouts in UFC History (Video)

Nov 13, 2013Comments off3018 Views

In celebration of the Ultimate Fighting Championships 20th anniversary, we look back at the top 20 knockouts in UFC history.

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Anderson Silva vs. Rich Franklin at UFC 64,...

Jun 19, 2013Comments off1353 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva defends his title on July 6 at UFC 162 against challenger Chris Weidman. Watch where his title reign began


Rich Franklin Pondering Retirement, but a F...

May 08, 2013Comments off2109 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin hopes to fight by year's end, but says it could be the final fight of his career.

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MMA’s Great Debate Podcast: Gilbert M...

May 07, 2013Comments off431 Views

MMA's Great Debate Radio is back with former Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, top featherweight prospect Lance Palmer, and the best debate in MMA.


One FC Continues Fostering Asian MMA Growth...

May 03, 2013Comments off691 Views

One FC has quickly grown from a fledgling promotion to the premier mixed martial arts promotion in Asia. Part of their success is due to

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UFC on Fuel TV 6: Franklin vs. Le Medical S...

Nov 15, 2012Comments off444 Views

The UFC on Fuel TV 6: Franklin vs. Le medical suspensions were released by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on Thursday.

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UFC on Fuel TV 6 Rich Franklin vs. Cung Le ...

Nov 10, 2012Comments off689 Views

Jon Anik and Kenny Florian provide a full recap and fight highlights from Cung Le's stunning knockout victory over Rich Franklin at UFC on Fuel


Cung Le Unsure About His Future: “I K...

Nov 10, 2012Comments off654 Views

At 40-years of age, Cung Le knows that father time is bearing down on him, but following a huge knockout over Rich Franklin will he