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Bisping: Fans & Fighters Aren’t Giving Rockhold The Respect He Deserves

In 2016, the idea of Luke Rockhold getting respect would have been laughable for Michael Bisping. Fast forward five years and "The Count" is now calling for his former arch-rival to get more of it from fans and fighters. Rockhold hasn't entered the Octagon since 2019. Following a knockout defeat...

Muhammad Calls Out ‘Piece Of Trash’ Strickland, Strickland Snaps

Belal Muhammad wants to step in and face Sean Strickland. Sean Strickland is without an opponent for his upcoming UFC 268 middleweight bout. Strickland was originally set to face Luke Rockhold at the event on Nov. 6 until Rockhold was forced out with an injury. Now Strickland will need someone...

Strickland: No One Is Surprised By Rockhold’s UFC 268 Withdrawal

Sean Strickland has reacted to Luke Rockhold being forced out of their UFC 268 fight. On Monday evening, Rockhold took to his Instagram story to announce he is out of his comeback fight against Strickland. The former middleweight champion revealed he herniated discs in his back which forced him out...

Gilbert Burns Offers To Step In On Short Notice To Face Strickland

Gilbert Burns is looking for an opportunity to step into a bout on short notice. On Monday, Luke Rockhold announced that he was forced to pull out of his main card fight with Sean Strickland following injury. It took no time for other fighters to volunteer to step in,...

Luke Rockhold Injures Back, Out Of Sean Strickland Fight

Unfortunately the return of Luke Rockhold is being delayed. Rockhold has not fought since suffering back-to-back knockout losses to Yoel Romero and current light heavyweight champ Jan Blachowicz two years ago. After discussing the possibility of retirement, the former middleweight champ decided that he was still interested in fighting, booking...

Sonnen: Rockhold Could Earn Title Shot With Win Over Strickland

Former two-division UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen believes the returning Luke Rockhold could earn a middleweight title shot with a victory over Sean Strickland at UFC 268. Rockhold hasn't been in action since a 2019 light heavyweight loss to current 205-pound king Jan Blachowicz. At UFC 239, the Polish champ...

Sean O’Malley: Luke Rockhold Is A Douche

It appears Luke Rockhold has gotten under the skin of rising UFC bantamweight star Sean O'Malley. According to O'Malley, he likes most fighters under UFC contract but recently admitted that he thought Luke Rockhold was a 'douche'. The former middleweight champion is set for a showdown with the brash...

Holland Roasts Luke Rockhold For Unretiring Due To Being Broke

UFC middleweight Kevin Holland has suggested that former champion Luke Rockhold is only returning to the Octagon because he is "broke." Holland is set to be in action himself this weekend at UFC Vegas 38. In the co-main event, the #14-ranked contender will face fellow 28-year-old Kyle Daukaus. After bursting onto...

[ARCHIVES] Anthony Smith: No One Likes You, Luke

This just in: Anthony Smith still despises Luke Rockhold. Luke Rockhold has been critical of Anthony Smith during Smith’s rise up the light heavyweight ranks, with Rockhold believing that Smith is simply not that talented of a fighter. Smith took those comments very personally to say the least, primarily because...

Luke Rockhold Wants To End His Fight Career ‘On My Own Terms’

Luke Rockhold is coming back to the UFC after some time away because he wants to be in charge of his own destiny. Luke Rockhold has been out of the MMA game for a little bit. He took some time away but now he is back and ready to...

Strickland Cuts Unhinged NSFW Promo On “F**kin C*nt” Luke Rockhold

Sean Strickland is at it again with another NSFW promo, with upcoming opponent Luke Rockhold as the recurrent target. At UFC 268, Sean Strickland and Luke Rockhold will settle their accumulating differences when they throw down inside Madison Square Garden. In the meantime, they are filling the gap between the present...

Luke Rockhold DM’d ‘Naive’ Kevin Holland After Fighter Pay Comments

Former UFC middleweight champion, Luke Rockhold remains convinced that fighters are underpaid. Several UFC fighters as of late have come out and said they are broke and some have even started GoFundMe's to help pay for training. UFC fighters only receive 16 percent of revenue, while stick-and-ball sports are near...

Rockhold Gives A Stern Warning To Strickland After Parking Lot Threat

Heat continues to build between Luke Rockhold and the brash Sean Strickland as they begin to prepare for their middleweight clash on Nov. 6 at UFC 268: Usman vs. Covington 2. Ahead of their big scrap at Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, Sean Strickland has begun...

Luke Rockhold Challenges Usman & Adesanya To Stick Up For Ngannou

Former UFC Middleweight Champion Luke Rockhold doesn't feel Karmaru Usman and Israel Adesanya have done Francis Ngannou justice. Usman, Adesanya, and Ngannou are African UFC champions. The three have developed a bond and have supported one another. While Rockhold is seeing the love from Ngannou, he isn't so sure about...

Luke Rockhold Doesn’t Think Jake Paul Is A Real Fighter

Luke Rockhold isn't looking at Jake Paul as a legitimate fighter. Paul has made a splash in the world of combat sports. The popular YouTuber has talked his way into boxing matches with former MMA champions Tyron Woodley and Ben Askren. Paul won both bouts. He stopped Askren via first-round...