Tag: don frye

Change Scope

Filter By

Video

Don Frye: Mir & Couture threw those Lesnar fights

Former UFC tournament champion Don Frye accuses former UFC Heavyweight champs Frank Mir and Randy Couture of throwing their UFC fights with Brock Lesnar.

Aaron Tru from mmaprime.tv chats with NHB Legend Tank Abbott at King of the Cage. Tank was the...

Aaron Tru from mmaprime.tv chats with NHB Legend Tank Abbott at King of the Cage. Tank was the commentated for the night, helping out with the KOTC broadcast. Tru asks Abbott about the difference between NHB and MMA. Tank talks about MMA being more of a sport, as NHB is what he is into; "you go in there..two guys enter and only one guy leaves." When asked about the current UFC Champions, Abbott said, "I hardly know who any of them are and that speaks volumes itself." When asked about his fight with Scott Ferrizo in the backyard last year, Abbott comments that, "Well that's happened 100's of times and usually their isn't a camera there....there is no weight classes to hide behind, no rules to hide behind and no judges to hide behind...You better do good or you might being going home in a board bag in a van." When asked about Tito Ortiz losses 7 of his last 8 fights to end his career, Tank comments, "Everyone got taken by a con man...and I think it's funny that even for 10 seconds anyone thought he was tough.." Tru mentions Frank Shamrock's book during the interview, and Tank "doubts he wrote it himself." Going on to say, "I'm sure it probably comes with pictures of crayon drawings..and maybe his first finger painting in there." When asked if he would ever train for a sanctioned fight again, Tank says, "I love to fight and that's who makes me who I am...I am probably the closest thing you have ever seen to a true warrior." "If someone has the right fight for me, I'm whiling to do it." The interview ends with Tru asking about UFC 6 and Ultimate Ultimate 98. The back story is that Tank made it to the finals of both UFC tournaments. However, there is a little bit on controversy, in regards to the semi final bouts in both tournaments. He faced Oleg Tarktarov in the finals of UFC 6 and Don Frye in the finals of Ultimate Ultimate 98; both men supposedly faced team mates/friends in the semi finals and were extremely fresh in the night's final bout; while Abbott had extremely difficult bouts and was spent by the final match of the evening. Tank responds that, "Both of them fought their training partners, who winked and had very easy fights. It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that they fought their friends and that their friends laid down..not something that a true warrior would do. Like I said before, these guys aren't true warriors...it's not about winning or losing, it's about the battle."

Music: Hairy & Strong The Ballad of Don Frye

Hairy&Strong TheBalladOfDonFrye by vancemelbourne

Music: Hairy & Strong The Ballad of Don Frye

Don Frye: 'Dana White's Just Ruined The Sport'

Fighting legend Don Frye believes that UFC president Dana White has ruined the sport of MMA.

VIDEO: Don Frye Returns, Gets Knocked Out Badly

Veteran Don Frye quietly returned to action last weekend and got knocked out again. Bloody Elbow has got the video.

Don Frye vs. Ruben "Warpath" Villarreal Fight Video Thunder Valley - Dec 11, 2011 Promoted to the...

Don Frye vs. Ruben "Warpath" Villarreal Fight Video Thunder Valley - Dec 11, 2011 Promoted to the Front Page by Anton Tabuena

Exclusive Interview With Don Frye: The UFC Legend Speaks on Shark Fights 13, Dana White and His Amazing Fight With Gary Goodridge

Don Frye talks to Total MMA author Jonathan Snowden about the UFC Hall of Fame, Dana White, and his amazing fight with Gary Goodridge. What's the worst thing that can happen putting him and Bas Rutten in the same broadcast booth at Shark Fights 13? Find out that and more at Bloddy Elbow.

Ring Psychology: Bas Rutten on Don Frye, Billy Blanks, Street Fighting and His New Status as a Role Model

In the fourth edition of the Ring Psychology podcast, Jonathan Snowden and Dave Walsh are joined by MMA reporter Josh Nason to discuss UFC 118. Then, it's the Bas Rutten show, talking Shark Fights, street fights, and being a role model.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5349_tracker