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Nov 5, 2014 6:00 am

Silva’s Recent Hospitalization Not Due To Prior Leg Injury

Former UFC middleweight champion, Anderson Silva is expected to make a return to action this January, and his recent hospitalization won’t hinder that. While any visit to a hospital can lead to concern, Silva’s longtime medical council assured that the fighter is healthy and ready to compete. “He has felt this pain before,” Silva’s...

Nov 5, 2014 6:00 am

This UFC Fighter Learned Of MMA From ‘A Crackhead’

“It was actually a crackhead on a 157th Street and Crotona Avenue. I bought a UFC 3 tape from a crackhead at a chicken store, and I bought it for eight dollars, or six bucks, something like that, and I went home and watched it with my brother and I said this is what I...

Nov 5, 2014 5:01 am

LADIES! Carmouche, She’s Lookin

The UFC’s first ever, female title challenger, Liz “Girlrilla” Carmouche is looking for a date. We don’t know why, we don’t know when, but ladies, if she’s looking, and you’re looking… Maybe hit a girl up! Check it: Ugh I need a date. — LIZ CARMOUCHE (@iamgirlrilla) October 28, 2014 (image via the internet)

Nov 5, 2014 5:00 am

UFC Rankings Report: Week of 11/3/14

The UFC Rankings Report is a new weekly series that gives you, the fans, a more in-depth look into the official UFC rankings. This week’s Matt Parrino and former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir discuss Rockhold vs. Bisping, Shogun vs. Saint Preux, and if Cat Zingano can take the belt from Ronda Rousey...

Nov 5, 2014 5:00 am

Anderson Silva Shows You How Not To Train

Atenção, a regra aqui também serve: bebeu não dirija, bebeu não bata saco. Um vídeo publicado por Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) em Out 10, 2014 at 3:20 PDT Former UFC middleweight champion, Anderson Silva, sent out this funny demonstration of how not to hit a heavy bag. Enjoy!

Nov 5, 2014 5:00 am

California Suspends, Fines Four Bellator 127 Fighters

The California State Athletic Commission has formally suspended, and fined, four Bellator 127 drug test violators for the use of banned substances during competition. Bellator 127 took place on October 3, from the Pechanga Resort & Casino. Ultimate Fighter/UFC vet Rob Emerson (pictured) was fined $2,500.00 and suspended 270 days. Nick Moghaddam was fined $1,000.00 and...

Nov 5, 2014 5:00 am

REPLAY! Greatest MMA Knee Bar Of All Time?

At Phoenix FC 1 in Overland Park, Kansas on November 1, 2014 flyweight Tyler Stokes tapped Jesse Thacher with an unholy spladle/knee bar combo you have never seen in the cage before. A spladle is a split/leg cradle from wrestling. So this is sort of split/leg cradle/knee bar, borrowing pain from multiple combat sports. –...

Nov 4, 2014 4:10 pm

McMann: ‘I’m Ronda’s hardest opponent’

“I thought that anyways. I will always be the hardest one, because I’m the hardest one for her to control. Compared to everyone else, I have the strongest wrestling background.” In a recent interview with FOX Sports, former UFC title challenger, Sara McMann discussed her matchup style with the champ, Ronda Rousey. The two females...

Nov 4, 2014 3:44 pm

King Mo: “They should make a book called ‘Where’s Rampage?’”

“I ain’t seen him around. I think he’s retired. I think he’s done. I really don’t care about it. I want to fight him, but I don’t think he wants to fight me. They should make a book called ‘Where’s Rampage?’” In a recent interview with, King “Mo” Lawal discussed his rivalry with former...

Nov 4, 2014 2:15 pm

A Few Disgruntled Men Targeting WSOF Bosses On Twitter

The World Series Of Fighting roster is filled with notable Mixed Martial Arts Talent. Jake Shields, Melvin Guillard, Yushin Okami, Tyron Spong and many more make up their, talent rich, employee list. Their champions are A-level too. What’s not A-level though, is their social media engagement with their disgruntled employees. Check it: Hey @AliAbdelaziz00 I thought you...

Nov 4, 2014 2:00 pm

QUICK TWITT | Tim Kennedy Reacts To NASCAR Brawl

Over the weekend, NASCAR made headlines with a fist fight between Jeff Gordon and Brad Keselowski. (Replay HERE) UFC middleweight-funny-man, Tim Kennedy (pictured) took to twitter with his reaction to the brawl. Check it: I enjoyed watching the NASCAR guys getting in to a "fight" this weekend. It was like watching two elementary kids on...

Nov 4, 2014 12:41 pm

Josh Barnett and Mirko Cro Cop set for Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2014 in Japan

A current UFC and former UFC heavyweight have been added to Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2014, an event that takes place on Dec. 31, inside Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan. Before you get to excited, you may want to know that the two fan favorites will not be fighting. Well, Cro Cop will be fighting, just not...

Nov 4, 2014 12:34 pm

BISPING EXPOSED? Rockhold Says, Yes

Luke Rockhold wants you to dislike Michael Bisping as much as he does. What u don't see. Bisping being his usual prick self, snapping on the camera man for doing his job as we square off. — Luke Rockhold (@LukeRockhold) November 2, 2014

Nov 4, 2014 12:09 pm

CONFIRMED! GSP’s UFO Did Exist, Event Did Happen

Do they walk among us? Or in this case, fly around us. Long time UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre is a believer in the extraterrestrial. So much so that he believes he may have had his memory erased by those little green fellows. Check that part out here. So he’s crazy right? We can...

Nov 4, 2014 12:05 pm

Weidman Reacts To Drug Testing Of Vitor Belfort

Vitor Belfort was drug tested in his Florida home over the weekend, for the first time since receiving his conditional license to fight Chris Weidman in Nevada. Earlier that same day, Weidman had publicly expressed his displeasure with the lack of drug screening to his opponent. Weidman-Belfort = 120 days away Fight 1st announced = 100...

Nov 4, 2014 10:50 am

Roy Jones Jr.: ‘A pity’ UFC won’t allow Silva to box

Anderson Silva may be the greatest mixed martial artist of all-time. But that hasn’t stopped the former middleweight champion from flirting with the idea of trying his hand at professional boxing. “The Spider” has expressed his desire to fight legendary boxer Roy Jones Jr. on multiple occasions, but because he is under an exclusive contract...

Nov 4, 2014 10:27 am

Anderson Silva reportedly hospitalized with back pain

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva was apparently hospitalized on Monday. The 39-year-old fighter went to the hospital yesterday following a workout in Rio de Janeiro, this according to Brazilian news site Combate. Silva was admitted due to back pain but was ultimately released from the hospital shortly after, according to Ivan Raupp. The Brazilian MMA reporter said...

Nov 4, 2014 5:00 am


Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg explains why she was forced to pull out of her bantamweight debut in Mixed Martial Arts.

Nov 3, 2014 8:32 pm

REPLAY! Watch Ross Pearson KO Gray Maynard

In case you weren’t excited enough to see Ross Pearson fight Al Iaquinta this Friday on UFC Fight Pass at UFC Fight Night Sydney, the UFC has posted the following video on their official Instagram of Pearson finishing Gray Maynard back in August. #UFCSydney: Rockhold vs Bisping @RossTheRealDeal vs Iaquinta Friday, Nov.7 10pm ET |...

Nov 3, 2014 8:25 pm

PHOTO | Khabib Nurmagomedov Enjoys Las Vegas

UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov hit up Las Vegas with some friends to visit the Stratosphere observation deck. Nurmagomedov is currently in Vegas under the care of the UFC’s knee surgeon, who is aiding ‘The Eagle’ in rehabbing his knee after tearing his meniscus earlier this year. Stratosphere thriller rides In Las Vegas A photo posted...

Nov 3, 2014 8:20 pm

PHOTO | Eddie Alvarez Wife Has Baby Girl

UFC lightweight Eddie Alvarez’ wife had a baby girl yesterday night. Eddie posted a photo on Instagram of his newborn baby daughter. My Princess has arrived !!!!!!!! Very Eventful Day , Jamie made it look easy … Tuff Tuff Alvarez Women !! A photo posted by Eddie Alvarez (@ealvarezfight) on Nov 11, 2014 at 5:48pm PST...

Nov 3, 2014 8:15 pm

Sokoudjou Calls Out Houston Alexander In The Best Way Possible

What better way to call out a fighter than to hold a contest for the best photoshopped image of that fighter? There isn’t one! That’s why Sokoudjou took to the UnderGround to hold a contest for the best photoshopped image of Houston Alexander, who Sokoudjou says has been ducking him for some time now. Check...