Article

"It's not violence, it's a sport." - Ricky Gervais

Actor and comedian Ricky Gervais has revealed watching UFC is his guilty pleasure – describing it as “a reality show that is real”.


The star of The Office and Derek is a secret fan of the US mixed martial arts company, full name Ultimate Fighting Championship, which features British stars like Michael Bisping and Brad Pickett.

Asked what he watches when he is not working, he said: “UFC. My guilty pleasure is violence. I love the UFC and I cant get enough of it.

“It is not really violence it is a sport. It is fair and fascinating how disciplines like mixed martial arts and boxing come together.”

Read the Full Article.

Media

Recent
UFC correspondent Megan Olivi goes one round with UFC lightweight Ramsey Nijem before his UFC 177 bout with Diego Ferreira. Nijem reflects on his second straight fight against an undefeated fighter and his brother's influence on his training camp.
Aug 28, 2014
UFC 177 headliners T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao and the rest of the stars from this weekend's event meet with the media to discuss their upcoming bouts. Tune in to UFC 177 this Saturday, live on Pay-Per-View!
Aug 28, 2014
In this MetroPCS Move of the Week; T.J Dillashaw pulls off a slick transition into the rear mount and finishes Vaughan Lee a neck crank.
Fighters Visit Teletón Children's Rehabilitation Center while in Mexico City. The CRIT for disabled children is sponsored and produced by Televisa and more than 500 Mexican and foreign media; more than 100 commercial firms sponsor the event.
Aug 28, 2014