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Sep 11, 2014 1:08 pm

QUICK TWITT | Pros React To TUF 20 Episode 1

Last night on FOX Sports 1, the UFC rolled out their 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter. With a new format and UFC belt on the line, last night’s event was a new and entertaining look at the UFC’s old concept. Here’s what the MMA world thought of the 20th season premier: Next up @DRKneevil...

Sep 11, 2014 5:14 am

White: ‘TUF 20 has the next Ronda Rousey’

“It’s a great season because of what’s at stake. I love the fights that happened. When you do a season, I get excited when I see people who have the ability to be great and become big stars. There’s one person who I think could be the next Ronda Rousey on this season.” White on...

Sep 11, 2014 5:13 am

Ronda Rousey Discusses Ray Rice Domestic Abuse Scandal

“You need to respect yourself and see what you are worth … really know what you are worth. Unfortunately, I think a lot of women undersell themselves and don’t know how much they really deserve. I know for a fact that [Palmer] deserves more than she believes.” …For women, I think, you just need to...

Sep 11, 2014 5:12 am

Dana White: ‘Alistair Overeem Will Get Another Shot’

Alistair Overeem has been finished in three of his last four fights. Many “Reem” fans, and critics, believe that this fact would likely see him removed from the UFC roster. That’s not happening. “He’s still ranked in top 10,” White told the UFC tonight crew during last night’s broadcast. “We’ll give him another fight.” Alistair...

Sep 11, 2014 5:11 am

Nurmagomedov: Anthony Pettis ‘Easy Money’ Fight

Top UFC lightweight, Khabib Nurmagomedov used last night’s UFC Tonight broadcast to take some shots at UFC lightweight champ, Anthony Pettis. According to the program, Khabib admitted that he wanted to smash Cerrone, that he beat dos Anjos 200%, and that he is the division’s number 1 contender. The Russian based fighter said that Anthony...

Sep 11, 2014 5:10 am

Attorney: The NAC Can’t Stop Wanderlei Silva From Fighting

“We’re looking forward to having that hearing, and looking forward to making those arguments in a public form. And hopefully, we can prevail to common sense with respect to the commissioners. It can’t be more black and white. Everybody understands that you have to consent, you have to be a licensee before anybody can take...

Sep 11, 2014 5:03 am

UFC 178 Headliners Subjected To Enhanced Drug Testing

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson and his upcoming opponent, Chris Cariaso, were placed under the microscope by the Nevada Athletic Commission, and hit with Random drug testing ahead of their UFC 178 headliner. The pay-per-view event takes place in Las Vegas, later this month. UFC Tonight confirmed the testing implementation last night on...

Sep 11, 2014 5:02 am

Tito Has A Message For His Haters

The Huntington Beach Bad Boy, Tito Ortiz breaks his silence following last week’s Bellator Brawl. Check it: #Haters here's your chance to say something. Because after Nov-15-14 you won't have anything to say but "oh I knew Tito would beat him". — Tito Ortiz (@titoortiz) September 10, 2014

Sep 11, 2014 5:01 am

FOX Rolls Out The Red Carpet For A New Season Of TUF

Last night’s FOX Sports 1 red carpet brought out all the starts. From Tom Arnold, David Spade, Chuck Liddell and many more. See what the stars and cast had to say about the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter.

Sep 11, 2014 4:45 am

PHOTO | Couture Gets Hair?

5 days left ! This dancing has been good for me ! My hair grew back ! @Karina_Smirnoff #DWTS — Randy Couture (@Randy_Couture) September 10, 2014 Former UFC heavyweight and light-heavyweight champion, Randy Couture shows us what it’s like to have some hair! Thoughts?

Sep 10, 2014 4:45 pm

Mike Tyson Goes Off On Live TV *NSFW Warning*

“Hey, I don’t know who said that, you’re the only one I’ve heard say that. I don’t have no comment toward that. I think that’s negative, you’re being negative. I met the mayor, there’s nothing they can do about it. It’s so interesting that you come across as a nice guy but you’re really a...

Sep 10, 2014 4:01 pm

Kimbo Slice vs. James Thompson 2 almost happened at Bellator 123

Former Bellator matchmaker, Sam Caplan was recently interviewed by Sherdog and shared some interesting stories regarding his time with the promotion. Among these, was a story from just months ago, on how Bellator almost had Kimbo Slice convinced to make a return to Mixed Martial Arts: “I wanted Kimbo Slice vs. James Thompson for Bellator 123. That was...

Sep 10, 2014 3:00 pm

Rogan Cries Foul – Says Media Misquoted His Jon Jones Racism Theory

“I’ve been misquoted left & right about Jon Jones lack of popularity. I said “I wonder how much of it is racism” key words. I didn’t say Jon Jones isn’t more popular because everyone that dislikes him is racist. It’s a subject for debate and discussion, that’s it. It’s just ridiculous that legitimate mainstream outlets...

Sep 10, 2014 2:51 pm

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Announces Plans To Retire Next Year

“I only got two more fights left (after Saturday) and after the next two fights I just want to build the Mayweather Promotions brand.” “My next fight is in May and my last fight is in September, so a year from now will be my last fight.” “Not true. I can’t say what the future...

Sep 10, 2014 1:33 pm

Coach: ‘GSP has plenty of competitive juice left in him’

“It’s looking way better than the first time. We just finished training and were talking about how his quadriceps got back to size so much faster this time around. No two ACL injuries are the same. We’re learning that. “Right now, every time I talk to him, we never talk about his comeback. I’m being...

Sep 10, 2014 1:25 pm

Floyd Mayweather Discusses Ray Rice Domestic Abuse Situation

“When it is all said and done, I wish something positive out of the situation. I’m not here to say anything negative about him. Things happen. You live and you learn.” “They said that they have suspended him for two games. Whether they have seen the tape or not, I truly believe a person should...

Sep 10, 2014 12:34 pm

R.I.P. – PRIDE and WWE Competitor Dies At 43

Sean O’haire, a PRIDE FC, WWE, and WCW veteran passed away Monday (Sept. 8) at his family home in Spartanburg, South Carolina. After rising through the pro-wrestling ranks, O’Haire took to combat sports where he competed for PRIDE FC, K-1 and other regional promotions. His cause of death is unknown.

Sep 10, 2014 12:01 pm

TUF Drama – The Girls Talk Sh*t

The cast of The Ultimate Fighter agree on the biggest headache in the house, and then talk some smack to Nicole Dabeau.

Sep 10, 2014 11:58 am

3 Questions with the Cast of the Ultimate Fighter

As we prepare for the new season of the Ultimate Fighter, Charissa Thompson gets to know the all female cast. We find out how it feels to compete at the highest level, what it means at this point in their careers and what it’s like to live with 16 fighters in the same house.