Ben Askren Tag

Ben Askren and Kamaru Usman Backstage Alter...

Feb 03, 2019NoNo Comments1414 Views

Welterweights Ben Askren and Kamaru Usman got into a verbal altercation backstage prior to the UFC 235 press conference last week.

Ben Askren and Dana White at UFC 235 press conference

Dana White & Ben Askren Squash Their B...

Feb 01, 2019NoNo Comments597 Views

There has been a of heat between Dana White and Ben Askren over the years, but they insist their beef has been squashed.

UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith Press Conference F...

Jan 31, 2019NoNo Comments652 Views

The main card athletes competing on the UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith main card on March 2 appeared during a press conference on Thursday.

Ben Askren def Zebaztian Kadestam

Ben Askren vs. Robbie Lawler Rescheduled fo...

Dec 13, 2018NoNo Comments1086 Views

The welterweight showdown between Ben Askren and Robbie Lawler has a new home at UFC 235 on March 2 in Las Vegas.

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Does Ben Askren Really Have to Introduce Hi...

Nov 21, 2018NoNo Comments1882 Views

So you're not sure who this (undefeated, former Bellator and ONE Championship titleholder) Ben ASkren is? Then, let him tell you.

Ben Askren vs Robbie Lawler

Dana White Reportedly Working on Ben Askren...

Nov 05, 2018NoNo Comments606 Views

Ben Askren has been calling for a top welterweight for his UFC debut, and it appears Dana White is going to grant his wish. 

Ben Askren and Dana White

Dana White: Bringing Ben Askren to UFC R...

Nov 05, 2018NoNo Comments1006 Views

Dana White hasn't talked much publicly about Ben Askren's signing, yet, but he's just as excited as Askren to see what happens.

Ben Askren Reveals Who He’d Like to F...

Nov 04, 2018NoNo Comments1162 Views

In a historic move, ONE FC and UFC worked out a trade deal involving Demetrious Johnson and Ben Askren.

Ben Askren and Dana White

Dana White: Ben Askren Will Get Top 5 Foe i...

Oct 29, 2018NoNo Comments1165 Views

Now that the first big trade in mixed martial arts history is a done deal, everyone is wondering what comes next. 

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Demetrious Johnson Explains Why He Left the...

Oct 29, 2018NoNo Comments1079 Views

Former flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson explains the reasons behind his exodus from the UFC to join the ONE Championship roster

Demetrious Johnson TUF 24 Finale Post-Fight

Historic Trade Completed Sending Ben Askren...

Oct 27, 2018NoNo Comments968 Views

A trade has been finalized that will send Ben Askren to the UFC in exchange for Demetrious Johnson, who will now compete in ONE Championship.

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UFC, ONE Championship Discussing Potential ...

Oct 24, 2018NoNo Comments1154 Views

In a stunning move, the UFC and ONE Championship are working on a deal that would swap contracts between former champions Demetrious Johnson and Ben

Scott Coker on Ben Askren: ‘I DonR...

May 02, 2018NoNo Comments1519 Views

Ben Askren may be interested in fighting again, but CEO Scott Coker doesn't sound like he's ready to bring the former champion back to Bellator.

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Ben Askren Details How He’d ‘Br...

Mar 14, 2018NoNo Comments2010 Views

Former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre recently stated that he considers former Bellator and ONE champ Ben Askren one of the best fighters in the world.

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Ben Askren Predicts That He’ll Fight ...

Mar 13, 2018NoNo Comments1649 Views

After defending his ONE welterweight title in November, Ben Askren retired, but left the door open to fight someone like Georges St-Pierre.

Georges St-Pierre and Ben Askren

Georges St-Pierre Believes Ben Askren is On...

Mar 11, 2018NoNo Comments2285 Views

Georges St-Pierre believes Ben Askren is one of the most talented welterweight fighters in the world, but won't fight him.

Georges St-Pierre Workout Interview

Georges St-Pierre Isn’t Finished Yet:...

Mar 05, 2018NoNo Comments1530 Views

Georges St-Pierre may be dealing with a serious internal illness right now but he still believes that he will eventually return to the UFC

ONE Championship 2017 Fight Highlights

ONE Championship’s 2017 Highlights: B...

Dec 31, 2017NoNo Comments1725 Views

ONE Championship had a breakout year in 2017 with longtime titleholder Ben Askren retiring undefeated and Martin Nguyen becoming a two-division champion.

ONE Championship Fight Highlights - Askren vs Aoki

Ben Askren Crushes Shinya Aoki in Retiremen...

Nov 26, 2017NoNo Comments1671 Views

Check out full ONE: Immortal Pursuit fight highlights, as Ben Askren crushed Shinya Aoki in the final bout of the American's undefeated career.

Ben Askren Leaves Door on Retirement Cracke...

Nov 24, 2017NoNo Comments2100 Views

Ben Askren's storied career has come to an end... most likely.

Ben Askren Stops Shinya Aoki at ONE: ‘...

Nov 24, 2017NoNo Comments1728 Views

Ben Askren easily overcame the final challenge of his MMA career at ONE: ‘Immortal Pursuit.’ The American needed less than a minute to stop Shinya

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Why is Ben Askren Retiring?

Nov 23, 2017NoNo Comments1733 Views

At 33 years of age, ONE Championship welterweight titleholder Ben Askren is heading into retirement from actively fighting.

Ben Askren vs Shinya Aoki Face-Off

Ben Askren’s Final Face-Off Before He...

Nov 22, 2017NoNo Comments1450 Views

Check out ONE Championship welterweight titleholder Ben Askren's final face-off, opposite Shinya Aoki, as he heads into retirement.

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Ben Askren: Dana White is a Freaking Scumba...

Nov 22, 2017NoNo Comments2974 Views

Why did Ben Askren stay away from the UFC and instead choose to finish his career with ONE Championship? Simple, "Because [Dana White] is a

Shinya Aoki Thinks Going an Entire Career U...

Nov 21, 2017NoNo Comments1614 Views

Shinya Aoki has won lots of fights. He’s lost a few too, and the 34 year old former ONE lightweight champion thinks this might be

Ben Askren def Zebaztian Kadestam

Ben Askren Has No Plans of Giving Up Welter...

Nov 20, 2017NoNo Comments2071 Views

Ben Askren is also universally recognized as one of the best welterweights in the entire world. He doesn't intend to give that up heading into

Ben Askren wins at ONE Global Rivals

Ben Askren Faces Shinya Aoki in Retirement ...

Sep 04, 2017NoNo Comments2229 Views

Ben Askren will defend in ONE title in his final fight later this year.

Ben Askren def Zebaztian Kadestam

Ben Askren Dismantles Zebaztian Kadestam in...

Sep 02, 2017NoNo Comments1991 Views

For the second fight in succession, Ben Askren completely dominated an opponent and claimed a stoppage win.

Zebaztian Kadestam - ONE Championship

Zebaztian Kadestam Feels One-Dimensional Be...

Sep 01, 2017NoNo Comments1551 Views

How do beat a man who’s never been beaten? That’s the question with which Zebaztian Kadestam is tasked in fighting Ben Askren.

Ben Askren wins at ONE Global Rivals

Ben Askren on How Losing Taught Him How to ...

Sep 01, 2017NoNo Comments2908 Views

Ben Askren is undefeated, but it has been the hardships in his sporting career that shaped the ONE Championship titleholder.