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Feb 21, 2018 6:53 am

MMA veteran Marlon Sandro facing attempted murder charges after attack on fiancée

According to a report from MMA Fighting, MMA veteran Marlon Sandro is facing multiple charges after allegedly attacking his fiancée Tayssa Wuensche on the streets of Rio de Janeiro late last year. During this grisly attack on his fiancée, the former Bellator and Sengoku fighter is said to have badly injured her arm, choked her unconscious, and then...

Feb 19, 2018 8:31 am

The MMA community reacts to Derrick Lewis’s thrilling defeat of Marcin Tybura

Last night, in the co-main event of the UFC’s anticipated return to Austin, Texas, Derrick Lewis surged back into the heavyweight contendership picture with a thunderous third-round stoppage of Polish contender Marcin Tybura. That said, the Texan heavyweight was not without close calls, as Tybura had him in trouble on the mat on more than...

Feb 18, 2018 6:53 pm

The MMA community reacts to Sage Northcutt’s controversial win at UFC Austin!

The MMA community reacts to Sage Northcutt’s controversial win at UFC Austin! Sage Northcutt (10-2 MMA) picked up win number ten of his mixed martial arts career by defeating Thibault Gouti at tonight’s UFC Fight Night event in Austin, Texas. “Super Sage” and Gouti battled for the full fifteen minutes and after three rounds of...

Feb 17, 2018 12:21 pm

Fight Think: The Top 5 Interpromotional MMA Title Fights to Book If It Were Possible

The year of the superfight is truly upon us. Whether they all go down or not, three giant fights between champions in different divisions are expected to fight each other. Whether this is the UFC’s big explosion like the death of a star, or their metamorphosis to survive in the future, it’s clear that things...

Feb 15, 2018 6:33 am

CM Punk pegged as big betting favorite in potential MMA bout with Floyd Mayweather

Yes, you read that headline correctly. And yes, it is a ridiculous headline. But the fact is that we suddenly live in a world where undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and former professional wrestling star CM Punk might just clamber into the cage together for a weird throwback to the halcyon days of legal groin...

Feb 14, 2018 8:19 pm

VIDEO | Amir Khan on Floyd Mayweather Potentially Trying out MMA: “I just can’t see that ever happening.”

Amir Khan talking sense about Floyd fighting in MMA. Refreshing to hear. No bravado and shows respect for the sport, unlike that pillow-fisted shithouse @PaulMalignaggi 🎣 pic.twitter.com/3vdANxAtTj — RyanThomasMMA (@RyanThomasMMA) February 14, 2018 “I don’t think they [Floyd Mayweather or Manny Pacquiao] will ever step in the cage. MMA is a very difficult sport, you...

Feb 14, 2018 7:50 am

Joe Rogan breaks down MMA bouts between Floyd Mayweather and McGregor, CM Punk

Floyd Mayweather’s potential move to MMA is a seriously hot topic these days. Of course, it’s unlikely the legendary boxer would have much of a chance in the UFC’s Octagon – particularly against his arch rival Conor McGregor. Speaking on Tuesday’s edition of The Joe Rogan Experience MMA Show UFC commentator Joe Rogan broke down Mayweather’s chances...

Feb 13, 2018 7:05 am

Jeff Mayweather: Floyd Mayweather could fight CM Punk before MMA rematch with McGregor

Over the last few weeks, undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has been commanding our attention by repeatedly hinting at a move to MMA. While we all know it’s pretty unlikely that this will actually ever happen, we’ve somehow been ensnared by the madness all the same. If Mayweather did move to MMA, of course, it’s...

Feb 13, 2018 5:57 am

Chuck Liddell is “staying ready” for MMA comeback, has two opponents in mind

Chuck Liddell’s run on Celebrity Big Brother was a bit of a disaster, as he was the first contestant voted off the show. From the sounds of it, however, he may be returning to our screens again soon – and in the way we’re accustomed. In a recent conversation with TMZ, Liddell addressed his continued...

Feb 4, 2018 7:36 am

MMA community reacts to Valentina Shevchenko’s beatdown of Priscila Cachoeira

Last night, in the co-main event of the UFC’s anticipated stop in Belem, Brazil, former UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko made her debut in the new UFC women’s flyweight division opposite Brazil’s Priscila Cachoeira. The fight was a downright mugging. From the opening bell, Shevchenko was an absolute predator, feasting on her opponent en route to...

Feb 4, 2018 7:15 am

MMA community reacts to Lyoto Machida turning back the clock against Eryk Anders

Last night, in the main event of the UFC’s anticipated stop in Belem, Brazil, former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida attempted to rebound from a string of stoppage losses opposite dangerous undefeated prospect Eryk Anders. Though Anders certainly didn’t make it easy for him, Machida ultimately earned his first win since December of 2014...

Feb 2, 2018 10:18 am

Curtis Blaydes Honored to Fight ‘Charles Barkley’ of MMA Mark Hunt

It’s been awhile since we’ve seen Mark Hunt. After he beat surging contender Derrick Lewis last Summer, he disappeared across the sea like Godzilla at the end of a movie. As he winds down his legendary career, he returns at UFC 221 in Perth to fight Curtis Blaydes. As a fighter who has only been...

Feb 1, 2018 11:02 am

Conor McGregor discusses Floyd Mayweather and other options for MMA return

Over the last few days, undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has repeatedly eluded to a possible move to MMA. If Mayweather were to jump to MMA – an undeniably slim possibility – its hard to imagine he’d be welcomed by anybody but UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor. McGregor addressed the possibility of an MMA bout...

Jan 31, 2018 5:41 pm

VIDEO | Floyd Mayweather Continues to Tease MMA Appearance

Come at the king, you best not miss… A post shared by Floyd Mayweather (@floydmayweather) on Jan 31, 2018 at 4:12pm PST Come at the king, you best not miss… “2018… Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather… MMA… What’re the odds, paddy? What’re the odds?” Talk of boxing icon and legend, Floyd Mayweather stepping foot into an MMA...

Jan 31, 2018 2:25 pm

The Superfight Dilemma: A Matter of Life, Death or Metamorphosis

Somewhere someone is looking at numbers skyrocket. The engagements and impressions are out of control. Suddenly, a dull UFC week is sparked with an army of 14,000 fire emoji. This is what happens when the UFC announces a fight the magnitude of Daniel Cormier moving up to face Stipe Miocic for the heavyweight title. A...

Jan 30, 2018 11:00 am

VIDEO | Floyd Mayweather steps into the cage, once again teases move to MMA

A post shared by Floyd Mayweather (@floydmayweather) on Jan 30, 2018 at 10:38am PST Floyd Mayweather sure knows how to keep himself in the headlines. Late last year, the undefeated (and retired?) boxer created a maelstrom of buzz when he suggested he was in talks with the UFC about a potential MMA career. “I can...

Jan 29, 2018 6:38 am

After WWE signing, Ronda Rousey updates on MMA career

Last night, during the action packed Royal Rumble broadcast, we learned that former UFC women’s bantamweight queen Ronda Rousey had signed with WWE, where she’ll debut at WrestleMania in April. While this news created a tidal wave of excitement among Rousey fans, it also seemed to serve as the eulogy for her MMA career. Apparently,...

Jan 29, 2018 6:00 am

MMA and pro wrestling communities react to Ronda Rousey signing with WWE

In the midst of last night’s Royal Rumble event, we learned that former UFC women’s bantamweight champ and WMMA trailblazer Ronda Rousey had signed on as a full-time wrestler. Unsurprisingly, this news drove the combat sports community into an absolute frenzy. Here’s how people on social media reacted to this huge news: Waiting for my...

Jan 27, 2018 7:26 pm

MMA Community reacts to Jacare Souza’s impressive victory over Derek Brunson

MMA Community reacts to Jacare Souza’s impressive victory over Derek Brunson! Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza got back in the win column tonight in Charlotte. The Brazilian submission specialist earned a first-round knockout victory over Derek Brunson in the main event of UFC on FOX 27. Souza was able to land a big head kick that had...

Jan 23, 2018 6:58 am

Daniel Cormier gives precise date for his retirment from MMA

Last weekend, in the co-main event of UFC 220, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier defended his title with a second-round TKO of Volkan Oezdemir. From the sounds of it, this will probably one of the last fights of Cormier’s career. While he hopes to fight through 2018, Cormier said on Monday’s edition of The...

Jan 20, 2018 10:45 pm

MMA community reacts to Chael Sonnen’s defeat of Quinton “Rampage” Jackson

Last night, in the main event of the stacked Bellator 192, three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen advanced to the second round of Bellator’s exciting heavyweight Grand Prix with a unanimous decision win over former UFC light heavyweight champ Quinton “Rampage” Jackson. Here’s how the MMA community reacted to Sonnen’s impressive defeat of Rampage. LET...