Josh Thomson Newswire

Josh Thomson Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Josh Thomson.

Results 1 - 20 of 220 in Josh Thomson

  1. Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson fight set for TUF 22 Finale in DecemberRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | MMA Mania

    ... fights (six in UFC), while Ferguson -- who recently routed ( highlights here ) recent Bellator acquisition Josh Thomson at UFC Fight Night 71 back in July -- is a winner of six-straight UFC bouts. The dominant Dagestani grappler -- who maintained ...


  2. Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov set for a TUF 22a finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | LA Daily News

    The ninth-ranked Ferguson is putting his six-fight winning streak on the line against undefeated third-ranked Khabib Nurmagomedov at “The Ultimate Fighter 22” finale on Dec. 11 in Las Vegas. Ferguson , 31, cracked the 155-pound division's top 10 with a dominant and bloody unanimous-decision victory over Josh Thomson at UFC Fight Night 71 last month in San Diego that earned him a $50,000 “Performance of the Night” bonus.


  3. Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson Booked for 'TUF 22' Finale on Dec. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Sherdog

    ... the "TUF 13" winner, enters the bout on a six-fight winning streak, including a dominant unanimous verdict over Josh Thomson in his last outing on July 15. "El Cucuy's" lone defeat in 10 Octagon appearances came against Micheal Johnson at UFC on Fox ...


  4. the Promotional Debut of Josh 'the Real Punk' Thomson Will Come...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Media Newswire



  5. Josh Thomson Bellator MMA debut fight set against Mike Bronzoulis at 'Dynamite 1'Read the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | MMA Mania

    Bellator MMA was undoubtedly anxious to get the popular San Jose native Josh "The Punk" Thomson on its big "Dynamite 1" supercard at SAP Center on Sept. 19, 2015.


  6. Josh Thomson to make Bellator debut at Dynamite September 19Read the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | BloodyElbow

    Josh Thomson's Bellator debut has been officially announced. The former Strikeforce champion and UFC veteran will first step in to the Bellator cage at Bellator MMA: Dynamite, Saturday, September 19 live on Spike.


  7. Josh Thomson makes Bellator debut against Mike Bronzoulis at Bellator: DynamiteRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 |

    Josh Thomson isn't wasting any time. Bellator's latest free-agent signing is expected to make his promotional debut on Sept.


  8. Josh Thomson Set to Make Bellator Debut on Sept. 19 at 'Dynamite 1'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | MMA Weekly

    Less than a week after signing with Bellator MMA, Josh Thomson 's debut is now set. "The Real Punk" will compete in lightweight action against Mike "The Greek Assassin" Bronzoulis at Bellator MMA: Dynamite 1 on September 19 at SAP Center in San Jose, Calif.


  9. Josh Thomson to Meet Mike Bronzoulis in Bellator MMA DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | BleacherReport

    MMA making a serious push at evening the MMA playing field or the UFC only being willing to pay so many top competitors, but it certainly seems like a lot of big names are starting to migrate from the Octagon to the second-biggest promotion around. MMA. There were initial reports that the UFC was not interested in renewing Thomson's contract after his recent struggles, but The Punk refuted those remarks in an official press release and stated that the UFC did not match a been trying to re-sign me for my last two fights.


  10. Morning Report: Josh Thomson talks UFC departure, Reebok and 'business'Read the original story

    Monday Aug 17 |

    The 36 year-old veteran signed a multi-fight deal with the promotion last week following an 0-3 slide in the UFC's lightweight division, having only won his 2013 debut in a 'Knockout of the Night' performance over Nate Diaz . UFC president Dana White claimed the UFC effectively released Thompson by opting not to re-sign him, but the lightweight says the promotion tried a few times during his skid.


  11. Josh Thomson vs. Mike Bronzoulis Slated for Bellator MMA 'Dynamite' on Sept. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Sherdog

    Newly signed Bellator MMA lightweight Josh Thomson will make his promotional debut against Legacy FC titleholder Mike Bronzoulis on Sept. 19. The 155-pound matchup will be part of Bellator 142 "Dynamite," sources close to the bout told on Sunday.


  12. UFC Fight Night 71 drug test results released for 'Mir vs. Duffee'Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | MMA Mania

    ... r division champion Frank Mir knocking out fellow heavyweight Todd Duffee ( video ), while Tony Ferguson handed Josh Thomson his final loss under the ZUFFA banner ( replay ) before "The Punk" bolted for Bellator MMA ( details ).


  13. Josh Thomson excited to sign 'fighter-friendly contract' with Bellator MMARead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | BloodyElbow

    Former Strikeforce champion and ex-UFC lightweight Josh Thomson has officially signed with Bellator MMA. Check out what he has to say about his new home, which reunites him with Scott Coker.


  14. Josh Thomson Should Prove A Strong Addition To Bellator Lightweight LandscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Rant MMA

    While his second stint in the UFC may have officially ended on a sour note with three straight losses, veteran lightweight Josh Thomson isn't done just yet. "The Punk" has inked a multi-fight deal with Bellator to continue his fighting career.


  15. Josh Thomson signs 'fighter-friendly' Bellator MMA contract, UFC...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | MMA Mania

    No. 11-ranked UFC lightweight Josh 'The Punk' Thomson has decided to switch sweaters, jumping ship to Bellator MMA ... "where the money is." It may comes as a shock to learn that Josh "The Punk" Thomson -- ranked as high as No.


  16. Dana White: UFC released Josh ThomsonRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 |

    In a press release to announce the move, Thomson appeared to take exception with's original report, which stated the UFC decided against offering him a new contract following his loss to Tony Ferguson last month. obtained an e-mail, entitled "Josh Thomson offer," sent from Thomson's manager Bob Cook to UFC matchmaker Joe Silva on Aug. 10, which backs up this report.


  17. Former UFC lightweight Josh Thomson expected to join Bellator MMARead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | BloodyElbow

    Former Strikeforce lightweight champion Josh Thomson is expected to sign with Bellator MMA after the UFC declined to give him a new contract. Less than two years ago, former Strikefroce LW champion Josh Thomson was on his way towards a UFC title shot vs. then-champion Anthony Pettis .


  18. Bellator MMA Signs Josh Thomson to Multi-year, Multi-fight ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | MMA Weekly

    Bellator MMA is proud to announce the signing of Josh "The Punk" Thomson to an exclusive multi-year, multi-fight contract. At 36-years-young, the former Strikeforce Lightweight World Champion remains one of the top 155-pounders in the sport, having competed in top organizations including UFC and Pride.


  19. Josh Thomson Signs with Bellator MMA, Denies Report UFC Declined to Renew ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Sherdog

    Bellator MMA ' s lightweight talent pool just got a little bit deeper. The California-based promotion announced on Tuesday evening that it has signed former UFC and Strikeforce talent Josh Thomson to an exclusive, multi-fight contract.


  20. UFC fighter rankings: Bethe Correia magically moves up two spots before Rousey fightRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Bryan Caraway was the biggest mover in this week's UFC rankings update, but how about Bethe Correia suddenly climbing into the top 5 before her UFC 190 main event vs. Ronda Rousey? There were plenty of changes to the UFC's rankings after last weekend's FOX card in Chicago, most notably Bryan Caraway skyrocketing from outside the top 10 to just short of the top 5, courtesy of his upset win over Eddie Wineland . But he's not the main focus of this post, because three other substantial changes were made: 3.) Josh Thomson is no longer ranked at lightweight, which is notable because the Tony Ferguson loss was the last on his UFC contract.