An American mixed martial arts fighter, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson earned fame in the PRIDE Fighting Championships and later greater exposure in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He became the light heavyweight champion of UFC in May 2007 with a victory over Chuck Liddell.
Content with first year in Bellator, Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson heads home
LOS ANGELES -- Quinton Jackson gets that trademark mischievous grin on his face as he recalls one of the few instances he's fought professionally in his hometown of Memphis. Maybe the passage of time has caused the particular details to get a bit blurry, but the fight card, which Rampage says isn't on his official record, sounded like a hell of a scene. "I fought some guy who looked like Steven ...Rebney: Bellator will use 'scratch and sniff' method for future pay-per-views
Bellator?s first attempt at a pay-per-view this past fall didn?t work out. But with that out of the way, pushing forward with try No. 2 seems to be suiting Bjorn Rebney much better. Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, Only on Junkie Tagged: Bellator 120The Short List: Fighters who hung on too long
Today on the short list, we talk about the fighters who probably should have hung up their gloves a lot sooner than they did. Should fighters like Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira heed these examples?Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: B.J. Penn, Chuck Liddell, (...)Jon Jones Vs. Glover Teixeira: Early Preview, Prediction For UFC 172
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will defend his crown against Brazilian Glover Teixeira at UFC 172 in Baltimore on Saturday, April 26. The 26-year-old Jones is eyeing his seventh consecutive title defense, while Teixeira hopes to claim his first belt since moving up to UFC two years ago. Both Jones (19-1) and Teixeira (22-2) have reportedly undergone drug tests by the Maryland State ...Mixed Martial Arts - Upcoming big fight schedule
Your one-stop shop to find out who's fighting who in the world of MMA.Morning Report: John Hackleman explains why fans don't love Jon Jones like they did Chuck Liddell
Comparing anyone to UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell seems unfair, but 'Iceman' trainer John Hackleman can't help himself. With star pupil Glover Teixeira set to face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones next month at UFC 172 , Hackleman says the champ has a ways to go before earning the love of the people. Speaking with Submission Radio (via The Underground) , Hackleman isn't impressed with talk ...Video: Why Bellator 116's Joey Beltran put his pro-boxing debut on hold
Joey Beltran was all set to take his talents from the MMA cage to the boxing ring, but he recently told MMAjunkie why he put those plans on hold.Filed under: Bellator, Featured Videos, News, Videos Tagged: Bellator 116, Joey BeltranUFC: Will Chope and Avoiding the Headaches of Bad PR
A little over a week ago, Will Chope stepped off the scale after hitting his mark and lined up opposite Diego Brandao . He was to take on Brandao at Fight Night 38, hoping to build on an 0-1 UFC record against the former Ultimate Fighter winner. Twenty-four hours later, he was out of a job without having set foot in the cage. Funny how this world works sometimes. After some information came to ...Gustafsson on champ Jones: He's 'trying to avoid' rematch as long as possible
A winner from this month?s light-heavyweight title fight can?t come fast enough for Alexander Gustafsson.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, MMA Rumors, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, Videos Tagged: Alexander Gustafsson, Jon Jones, UFC 172Twitter Mailbag: Hendo's post-TRT future, Chope's second chances, and more
In this week?s Twitter Mailbag, MMAjunkie columnist Ben Fowlkes answers reader questions on Dan Henderson?s career longevity and Will Chope?s prospects for a second chance, among other topics.Filed under: Featured, News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: Dan (...)
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Three of Quinton's sons have Rampage as their middle name.
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