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.
Saturday, September 20
7PM
NZST
Saitama, Japan

Media

Recent
Taking a break from training for his headlining fight, UFC heavyweight and native Las Vegan, Roy Nelson, heads to the Voodoo Zipline high atop The Rio hotel to see the city from a whole different perspective.
16/09/2014
UFC Fight Night open workout for media at the Hilton Tokyo on September 16, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Keith Tsuji/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
16/09/2014
Joanne Calderwood scouts opponent Emily Kagan with the help of Team Pettis coaches. Watch an all-new episode of The Ultimate Fighter every Wednesday on FOX Sports 1.
16/09/2014
Emily Kagan and the coaches from Team Melendez watch film from some Joanne Calderwoods previous fights before they face off Wednesday night on an all-new episode of The Ultimate Fighter.
16/09/2014