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Oct 16, 2014 12:58 pm

Renan Barao returns against Mitch Gagnon at UFC Fight Night 58

Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao (32-2 MMA, 7-1 UFC) will return to the octagon this December when he meets Mitch Gagnon (12-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) at “UFC Fight Night 58” in Brazil. Renan Barao will return to the octagon for the first time since losing his strap to T.J. Dillashaw at May’s UFC 173...

Oct 16, 2014 12:57 pm

QUICK TWITT | Contenders Respond To McGregor Callout

Yesterday, Irish Mixed Martial Arts Mega-Star, Conor McGregor put the entire UFC featherweight division on notice, and called for his 145-pound fighting peers to give up their women and kiss his feet. Two worthy adversaries responded: Am I the only one that thinks a fighter wanting another fighter to kiss all of his toes is...

Oct 16, 2014 12:40 pm

‘UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum’ Hits Theaters Nationwide

UFC returns to movie theaters nationwide on Sat., Nov. 15 at 10:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. PT, as Fathom Events and UFC bring UFC 180: VELASQUEZ vs. WERDUM, the UFC’s first-ever event in Mexico, to the big screen. Fans will have a front-row Octagon view of all the action when heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez...

Oct 16, 2014 12:02 pm

PHOTO | Bryan Caraway Mauled By Police Dogs

Top UFC bantamweight fighter, Bryan Caraway recently volunteered as a K-9 decoy, and he plans on doing it again! Loading Got to work with the LVMPD today as a k9 decoy! I will also be volunteering for the LVMPD 24th annual k9 event at the Orleans hotel/casino this Sunday Oct 19th here in Vegas, free...

Oct 15, 2014 4:52 pm

Mayweather Takes Home Millions On NFL Betting

The world’s most paid athlete, Floyd Mayweather Jr. continues to grow his fortune with large money wagers on football. Check out his take: Loading Before I went on a 2-week vacation, I bet $720,000.00 and I walked away with $1,405,714.28. When you’re betting on Andrew, it’s never Luck. CG Technology takes all bets. www.themoneyteam.com View on...

Oct 15, 2014 4:37 pm

Royce Gracie Manhandled By World’s Strongest Man

Loading Working out (having fun) with @robertoberst world strongest man @alexdiciero View on Instagram Bellator Ambassador Royce Gracie got a taste of pure power while tussling with the world’s strongest man, Robert Oberst.

Oct 15, 2014 4:27 pm

Louis Vuitton Selling Six-Figure Punching Bag, Plus Accessories

Who’s going to be the first to but this $175,000 punching bag? Our money’s on ‘Money’. New York Times Style Magazine has the scoop: For 118 years, Louis Vuitton has been embellishing everything from steamer trunks to cigar cases with its logo. But not until they enlisted the heavyweight designer Karl Lagerfeld did the house...

Oct 15, 2014 12:59 pm

Sonnen On PED Use: ‘I’m not going to apologize because I’m not sorry’

“People were saying, ‘why won’t he say he’s sorry?’ I’m not. I’m not going to apologize because I’m not sorry. I’m a consenting adult. I knew exactly what I was doing. This was a premeditated decision.” “Here’s the problem, is that it worked. The problem is, it helps. There’s a term out there, performance enhancing...

Oct 15, 2014 12:51 pm

Miesha Tate Wants To Throw Punches Until This Girl Falls Down

“I really want to fight Bethe Correia (pictured). She’s doing really well and she’s not afraid to engage in a fight. She’s undefeated and she has an exciting style of fighting. My last two opponents that I beat just wanted to grab a hold of me and take me to the ground. They did not...

Oct 15, 2014 12:47 pm

“The Reem” Finds Optimism Following 2-3 UFC Skid

“You put in the work and you come back. I’m 34 years old. If I would be injured, yes, maybe, but I still love what I do – I love working and improving. I’m an athlete, I’m a fighter, I’m a champion – this is what I do. I think there’s a couple different ways...

Oct 15, 2014 12:35 pm

Rick Story On How He Beat The Champ, Johny Hendricks

“He’s just a little bit more aggressive, he’s more confident with his punches, and that’s something you’ve got to be aware of. It’s definitely dangerous, especially getting hit by him. But, I’ve said it once, I was the only fighter to keep Johny backing up. And I really think that that’s the way you beat...

Oct 15, 2014 12:28 pm

McGregor Demands Fighters Bow Before Him & Give Up Their Women

The Brash-and-bold, Mr. Conor McGregor has decided to not wait for his UFC title shot, and instead has demands for the UFC’s featherweight division. Check it: I am looking forward to going to Brazil this week to see the Number 1 contender fight between Aldo and Mendes. Who gets to face the KING? — Conor...

Oct 15, 2014 12:17 pm

BOOKING ROUNDUP! Five Bouts Highlight Latest UFC Additions

Five new UFC bouts have been added to upcoming UFC events, some of which fight fans will find very intriguing. At the top of the billing, Evan Dunham (pictured) will return to action against Rodrigo Damm. The two lightweight fighters have agreed to face off at UFC 182 in January. Highly touted Mexican prospect, Augusto...

Oct 15, 2014 11:59 am

WEC Announcer Joe Martinez to The UFC?

World Extreme Cagfighting’s ring announcer, Joe Martinez has spent much of the last several years on the sidelines, and out of the Octagon. But that’s all changing. With the ever-growing expansion of the UFC, and there only being one Bruce Buffer, UFC Tonight writer, RJ Clifford is reporting that a deal with Martinez has been...

Oct 15, 2014 11:17 am

Conor McGregor & Dennis Siver Engage in Twitter Beef

Conor McGregor is looking for a fight, so if you stand in his way, he’ll likely blast you. Such is the case with top UFC featherweight, Dennis Siver. Someone grab that World Cup quick. @DennisSiver we whooped you pussies on home soil. Like Id whoop you on any soil you little German midget. — Conor...

Oct 15, 2014 10:54 am

NO CHANCES! Silva Says If You Fail You Should Fry

The amount of MMA fighters testing positive for performance enhancing drugs is on the rise, and former UFC champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva believes stricter punishments need to be put in place to correct the situation. Silva is no stranger to PED’s in MMA, in fact 7 of his 15 octagon opponents have failed a...

Oct 15, 2014 10:50 am

‘UFC Fight Night 55: Rockhold vs. Bisping’ Official Lineup

The octagon will return to Australia next month for ‘UFC Fight Night 55’, an event headlined by a middleweight grudge match featuring perennial contender Michael Bipsing (25-6 MMA, 15-6 UFC) taking on former Strikeforce champion Luke Rockhold (12-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC). The ‘UFC Fight Night 55’ card will consist of 12 bouts, with the entire event...