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Ben Askren to Defend Welterweight Title at ...

Feb 25, 2016NoNo Comments1737 Views

Ben Askren returns to the cage next month to face Nikolay Aleksakhin in the main event of ONE: Global Rivals.

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Ben Askren Hopes Benson Henderson Signs wit...

Jan 20, 2016NoNo Comments1809 Views

Things are in a bit of a flux with ONE Championship's new weight-cutting ban, but that doesn't stop Ben Askren from wanting to welcome Benson

5 Things the UFC Can Do to Make 2016 the Be...

Jan 12, 2016NoNo Comments2564 Views

Here are the top 5 ways the UFC can make for a BIG 2016.

Benson Henderson to Test Free Agent Market;...

Nov 28, 2015NoNo Comments3368 Views

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson, now fighting at welterweight, has foregone a new UFC deal, intent on testing the free agent market.

Nikolay Aleksakhin

Russian Welterweight Nikolay Aleksakhin Sig...

Nov 19, 2015NoNo Comments1026 Views

Highly regarded Russian welterweight Nikolay Aleksakhin debuts at Saturday's ONE: Dynasty of Champions, hoping to zero in on champion Ben Askren.

ONE Pride of Lions: Main Event Cancelled, A...

Nov 13, 2015NoNo Comments1820 Views

After the original Pride of Lions main event between Ben Askren and Luis Santos was nixed, Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke kept his record spotless in the

ONE Pride of Lions Weigh-in Results: Askren...

Nov 12, 2015NoNo Comments1417 Views

The ONE: Pride of Lions main event rematch between welterweight champion Ben Askren and Luis Santos was under negotiation following a botched weigh-in.

Kotetsu Boku

Three More Fights Added to ONE: Pride of Li...

Oct 12, 2015NoNo Comments2310 Views

Three more fights have been added to the ONE: Pride of Lions card, including a featherweight bout between former 155-pound champion Kotetsu Boku and Major

Luis Santos vs Ben Askren

Ben Askren and Luis Santos to Rematch at ON...

Sep 16, 2015NoNo Comments2238 Views

After an eye poke spoiled their first fight, Ben Askren and Luis Santos are set to rematch at ONE: Pride of Lions in November.

HOT TWEETS: Fighters Chirp About UFC’s Ag...

Jun 03, 2015NoNo Comments2218 Views

On Wednesday, the UFC revealed a new aggressive out-of-competition drug testing policy during a press conference in Las Vegas. Following the news, fighters reacted

Luis Santos vs Ben Askren

ONE Valor of Champions Results: Ben Askren ...

Apr 24, 2015NoNo Comments2816 Views

ONE Championship welterweight champ Ben Askren appeared to be in for a hard night, but his bout with Luis Santos ended early and in controversy.

ONE Valor of Champions Weigh-in Results: Be...

Apr 23, 2015NoNo Comments2286 Views

Ben Askren and Luis Santos each tipped the scale at 170 pounds ahead of their welterweight title fight, which will headline ONE: Valor of Champions.

Ben Askren Happy as ONE Championship World ...

Apr 21, 2015NoNo Comments1761 Views

ONE Champion welterweight titleholder Ben Askren is happy being a world traveler, has no imminent plans for the UFC or the U.S.

Fighters React to Luke Rockhold’s Submiss...

Apr 19, 2015NoNo Comments4180 Views

Following Luke Rockhold’s second-round submission of Lyoto Machida at UFC on Fox 15 on Saturday, fighters took to Twitter to react to his dominating performance.

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

Mar 17, 2015NoNo Comments2132 Views

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

Fighters React to Hector Lombard Testing Po...

Feb 11, 2015NoNo Comments5214 Views

Following the news on Tuesday that UFC welterweight Hector Lombard tested positive to steroids following UFC 182, fighters took to Twitter to react.

ONE FC Confirms Cards in Kuala Lumpur, Mani...

Jan 29, 2015NoNo Comments1691 Views

ONE FC’s 2015 schedule is starting to come together with the first three cards of the year confirmed for Kuala Lumpur, Manila, and Singapore.

Ben Askren

ONE FC Confirms Ben Askren’s First We...

Jan 20, 2015NoNo Comments1661 Views

ONE FC returns to Manila on April 24 with a card that will be headlined by one of the promotion’s biggest stars, as Ben Askren

Fighters React to UFC Champion Jon Jones’...

Jan 06, 2015NoNo Comments7111 Views

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

Dana White - UFC 178

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

Dec 19, 2014NoNo Comments5980 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 Comments4304 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 Comments6180 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 Comments4376 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 Comments3442 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 Comments3040 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 Comments2341 Views

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

Ben Askren - ONE FC 16

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

Sep 03, 2014NoNo Comments1756 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 Comments2207 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 Comments2165 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 Comments2239 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