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Sep 19, 2014 8:01 pm

Bellator 125 Results: Manhoef KOs Marshall in Under 2 Minutes, Earns Title Shot

It did not take long for Melvin Manhoef to make an impact in Bellator. After a short feeling out process, Manhoef cracked Doug Marshall with a right hook that sent him backing up toward the cage. Manhoef was patient in his attack and waited for another hole to present itself in Marhsall’s defense. Manhoef went...

Sep 19, 2014 8:00 pm

Thiago Silva’s Ex-Wife Details What Went Wrong

“I’ve lived 13 years beside him. I’ve worked so he could train, I invested in his career even before he could think to be an MMA fighter. I was his foundation and I was assaulted, had an abortion due a beating that he gave me. But I thought that he was going to change. Because...

Sep 19, 2014 7:53 pm

Anthony Johnson Responds To Abuse Allegations

Following a tumultuous day in the world of Mixed Martial Arts, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, now suspended by his employer, released the following statement to his fans and supporters. Get caught up on “Rumble’s” Woes Right HERE! Post by Anthony Johnson.

Sep 19, 2014 6:18 pm

UFC Suspends Anthony Johnson Indefinitely Following Domestic Abuse Allegations

Following today’s loss of Wanderlei and Thiago Silva, the UFC has suspended top light-heavyweight contender, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. News of Johnson’s suspension comes on the heels of his ex-mother-in-laws claims of domestic abuse. (Find details on that HERE) Through a press-release the UFC stated, We are aware of the situation involving Anthony Johnson. As a...

Sep 19, 2014 5:42 pm

TAKE-BACKS! Thiago Silva Terminated From UFC Contract (Again)

Following new evidence, provided by the ex of Thiago Silva (Found HERE), the UFC has decided that the light-heavyweight fighter should just leave, and never come back. Here’s their announcement: Thiago Silva was released from his UFC contract on Feb. 7 due to his arrest by police in South Florida. The charges against Silva were...

Sep 19, 2014 4:53 pm

Wanderlei Silva Retires From MMA, Slams The UFC

Wanderlei Silva has officially retired from MMA, saying that the UFC tried to turn his fans against him. Here is the video Silva released via YouTube: By Evan Stoumbelis

Sep 19, 2014 11:46 am

Thiago Silva’s Ex Releases Video Of An Alleged Coked Up & Armed Silva

She may have left the country, setting her ex-husband free, but Thiago Silva’s ex-wife isn’t staying quiet. (We have another video of Silva, allegedly high on cocaine HERE.) The UFC fighters ex-wife has released damning video of the athlete while allegedly on a coked up gun toting home search. Translated: Thiago : Why did you...

Sep 19, 2014 11:17 am

‘Big Country’ Thinks Cain Is Being Protected By The UFC

“I think Cain Velasquez has only fought the same guy over and over the last couple of years, because they don’t want to change (the champion). I think any time you’re the champ, you just want to live it up. If I was the champ, I’d call it a day. ‘I’ve got pigeon toe. Oh,...

Sep 19, 2014 11:01 am

Danny Castillo Engages In Twitter Beef With “Broke B!tc#” Bobby Green

Following yesterday’s massive twitter tirade, Bobby “King” Green got a response. And it came from Team Alpha Male’s Danny Castillo: @lastcall155 I'm sorry guys I'm sorry u look like u were about to go in the back and cry like a lil girl lol stop laying on guys #boring — Bobby King Green (@BobbyKGreen) September...

Sep 19, 2014 10:47 am

Ronda Rousey Media Scrum in Brazil

UFC women’s bantamweight champion made a special media tour through Brazil recently and she also attended Fight Night Brasilia. The Brazilian team caught up with Rousey for an exclusive interview.

Sep 19, 2014 10:44 am

Fight Night Japan: Mark Hunt Gym Escape

As Mark Hunt prepares for his headlining fight against Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night Japan, the UFC follows him to his home in New Zealand where he trades the gym for some good old fashioned video games with his kids.

Sep 19, 2014 10:17 am

“Rumble” In Hot Water Following Domestic Abuse Claims

In a bit of unfortunate news, top UFC light-heavyweight contender, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson has a past that’s coming back to haunt him. According to a report coming from’s Brent Brookhouse, Rumble’s ex and mother of two of his children, claims he knocked out her teeth, picked her up, slammed her, drug her up some...

Sep 19, 2014 12:53 am

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night 52’ Edition

Earlier this morning from Japan, the UFC Fight Night 52 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts official. The UFC Fight Pass event features a fantastic fight card capped off by a heavyweight main event between Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson (pictured above). Here’s more staredowns from today’s event. Myles Jury vs. Takanori Gomi:...

Sep 19, 2014 12:40 am

‘UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson’ Weigh-In Results

Today from The Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, the UFC Fight Night 52 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts official. All fighters made weight. Here’s the results: MAIN CARD: (UFC Fight Pass, 3 a.m. ET) Mark Hunt (264) vs. Roy Nelson (260) Takanori Gomi (155) vs. Myles Jury (156) Yoshihiro Akiyama (170)...

Sep 18, 2014 10:20 pm

Booking Roundup: Four New Bouts Set For December UFC Events

In the latest round of UFC fight bookings, officials bring us four new bouts for upcoming December events. The highly anticipated return of heavyweight powerhouse, Todd Duffee (pictured), was announced for UFC 181 on Dec. 6. After two-years on the shelf he meets Anthony Hamilton. On December 12th, Team Cesar Gracie’s Yancy Medeiros returns against...

Sep 18, 2014 10:07 pm

Bobby Green Goes Off On Twitter Calls Out 8

Top UFC lightweight fighter Bobby “King” Green took to twitter recently looking to pick a fight with a large group of his fellow 155’rs. Here’s how it went: I'm calling out Ross @RossTheRealDeal Norman Park and @FuryJury I guys decide who's going to go first — Bobby King Green (@BobbyKGreen) September 18, 2014 I'm calling...

Sep 18, 2014 8:44 pm

Mark Hunt Says He’s On Weight

Earlier today reports surfaced that UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt was off weight by nearly 20 pounds. Now, Ariel Helwani has confirmed that Hunt believes he’s lost the extra weight. Via “I’m good. I’m only a few kilos off now.” Less than two hours later he then said, “I am on weight right now, I...

Sep 18, 2014 7:40 pm

Roy Nelson Ready For Velasquez Bout, & White Pride Tattoo

“I can put ‘White Pride’ on my chest. He has his ‘Brown Pride’ on his chest. Wait, that isn’t the same thing, is it?” “I think any time you’re the champ, you just want to live it up,” Nelson said. “If I was the champ, I’d call it a day. ‘I’ve got pigeon toe. Oh,...

Sep 18, 2014 6:56 pm

Mark Hunt: I want one chance for that title shot

Heavyweight contender Mark “The Super Samoan” Hunt recently signed a new 6-fight deal with the UFC and stated that he plans to retire once the contract is up. That being said, retirement is the furthest thing from the mind of the New Zealand knockout artist. Instead, the 40-year-old is planning on making a run at the title and it all starts by defeating...

Sep 18, 2014 6:30 pm

NSAC deciding whether or not to move ahead complaint against Silva

The NSAC is in the process of deciding whether or not to move ahead with a disciplinary complaint against Wanderlei Silva. The news comes shortly after Silva’s lawyer, Ross Goodman, filed a motion to dismiss the complaint on the grounds that the NSAC had no jurisdiction over the fighter when it randomly drug tested Silva...

Sep 18, 2014 6:17 pm

Tate: ‘The UFC brought me to Japan for a reason’

“I believe the UFC brought me to Japan for a reason. I think the reason is to grow the women’s mixed martial arts fanbase and that makes me feel good about my presence here. I think I have a strong presence and a strong following, even in Japan.” During this week’s media rounds in Japan,...

Sep 18, 2014 6:02 pm

Jordan Mein’s father pleads not guilty to sexual battery charge

James Lee Mein, father of UFC welterweight standout Jordan Mein, plead not guilty to a charge of one count sexual battery, this according to his lawyer Jason Edge (via MMAFighting). Mein was arrested on August 22 in Tulsa, one day before his son (Jordan) fought Mike Pyle in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night...

Sep 18, 2014 3:30 pm

Mark Hunt Over Limit – Has 24-Hours To Cut Remaining 20 Pounds

Top UFC heavyweight slugger, Mark Hunt is set to face Roy Nelson in this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 52 main event. According to reports, that bout could be in jeopardy as the “Super Samoan” is well over the heavyweight limit of 265 pounds. Yahoo Sports! has the scoop: Hunt, who said he began his training...

Sep 18, 2014 3:26 pm

Greg Jackson Comments On Travis Browne’s Departure

“He just wanted to shake it up a little bit. He felt like he was kind of in the same old rut, and wanted to do something a little different. We’re all very supportive of him doing that. Anything that’s best for the fighter — it’s not about us, it’s about Travis — so whatever...