Categories for MMA News

Aug 18, 2014 9:09 am

Legendary Surfer Kelly Slater Talks About His Love For MMA

Legendary surfer Kelly Slater, who is signed to RVCA, much like Vitor Belfort and our very own BJ Penn. It’s only fitting that he is an MMA fan. He spoke about his love for MMA, how people see it as brutality, and even gives his pick for Weidman vs. Belfort. “I love the sport,” Slater...

Aug 18, 2014 8:20 am

Raja Shippen: I Can Be There With The Best

10th Planet Costa Mesa fighter Raja Shippen is currently riding an unbelievable 10 fight win streak with all of the 10 wins coming by way of stoppage, and 9 coming in the first round.

Aug 18, 2014 8:14 am

Dana White Agrees With Sara McMann, Admits Octagon Canvas Needs Changing

Following her razor close split decision win over Lauren Murphy this past Saturday, former women’s bantamweight title challenger Sara McMann complained there was sand all over the Octagon canvas and that she slipped multiple times on the slick canvas. McMann commented in the post-fight press conference about it saying: “I didn’t like the canvas, and...

Aug 18, 2014 8:07 am

Mark Hunt Nearly Quit On The UFC Last Month

Fan favorite UFC heavyweight Mark ‘Super Samoan’ Hunt stirred up the media last month when he Tweeted the following: Well I'm unemployed that sucks — mark richard hunt (@markhunt1974) August 5, 2014 Dana White refuted the rumor that Hunt had been cut, causing some confusion. Hunt later attributed the ominous Tweet to his diet leading...

Aug 18, 2014 7:58 am

Expendables 3 Tanks At The Box Office – Ouch!

Opening on Friday in 3,221 theaters, The Expendables 3 wasn’t even No. 1 for Friday with a measly $5.9 million. By Sunday, it had fallen further behind Let’s Be Cops to bring in about $16.2 million for the weekend. By comparison, the original “Expendables” opened with $34.8 million on the same weekend four years ago...

Aug 17, 2014 4:14 pm

White: UFC Responsible For UFC 178 Brawl, Jones-D.C. Trash Talk Got Nasty!

“You want my personal opinion? Our bad. It’s our bad. These guys are fighters. They’re two of the baddest dudes on the planet. They’re going face-to-face to stare off. We have to make sure that doesn’t happen and shouldn’t happen, but it did.” “I don’t think that was something that was thought about. What happened...

Aug 17, 2014 3:39 pm

Dana White: ‘Women In The UFC Best Decision I Ever Made’

“I’m really, really excited and proud of this season. The best decision I ever made was to bring women in.” “(The season 20 fighters are) technically unbelievable,. We had two fights yesterday, and both fights were unbelievable. Great fights, really technical. These girls are nasty. I can’t tell you how pumped I am. It’s really...

Aug 17, 2014 2:58 pm

QUICK TWITT | UFC Fighters React To Bader’s Win Over St. Preux

In last night’s UFC Fight Night 47 main event, Ryan Bader halted the progress of the fast rising Ovince St. Preux, with an effective game-plan that wore his opponent down round-by-round. (Replay HERE) Following the bout, UFC’s finest took to twitter with their reactions. Check it: Boring is all I have to say! — Anthony...

Aug 17, 2014 1:34 pm

QUICK TWITT | UFC Fighters React To Ross Pearson’s Win Over Maynard

Last night Ross Pearson picked up a much-needed victory over a former title-challenger in Gray Maynard. (Replay HERE) The victory catapults Ross into contender talks, a position every UFC fighter strives for. Following his second round stoppage, the twitterverse exploded with reactions. Check it: Hate to see Maynard go out like that once again! As...

Aug 17, 2014 1:07 pm

White To Have Serious Talk With Gray Maynard About Fighting Future

“Obviously he came here to fight, and he’s been cleared medically to fight, I think the kid is healthy. But, you know, it’s probably a discussion we might have. I’m not looking to chase Gray out of the game or anything like that. I’ll talk to him though. These guys go through extensive medical testing...

Aug 17, 2014 12:57 pm

White Irate Over War Machine Press – “Stop Calling Him A UFC Fighter”

“It’s horrible, man. Horrible. And every time I gotta look and see, ‘Ex-UFC fighter’ when the stories are written. He fought twice [in the UFC], six years ago! He’s a current Bellator-Viacom fighter. I had my staff calling these reporters are like, ‘We don’t know what Bellator is.’ And I said, ‘You ever heard of...

Aug 17, 2014 12:29 pm

War Machine Police Report Describes Horrific Scene In Vegas

On Friday, a week-long man-hunt concluded when U.S. Marshal’s picked up embattled MMA Fighter, War Machine in Simi Valley, California. Now, with the fighter in custody, Las Vegas authorities have released the incident report, describing the scene and victim upon arrival to the Mack’s home. CLICK THUMBS TO ENLARGE!

Aug 17, 2014 5:30 am

Teammate: Ronda Beats Carano In One Round, Fight Not Even Close

“I mean right now, I don’t think anyone could match up with Ronda. I really don’t believe anyone can fight, (or) not even come close to fight Ronda Rousey. She’s on a tear. If it’s Gina Carano then yeah, you know. I see an easy night. “First round again.” In a recent interview with Submission...

Aug 17, 2014 5:00 am

FREE FIGHT VIDEO | Cung Le vs. Rich Franklin

Former Strikeforce middleweight champ Cung Le looks to make history as he takes on Rich Franklin in the first UFC event ever held in China. Watch Le go up against no. 9 middleweight Michael Bisping at UFC Fight Night Macao.

Aug 17, 2014 1:14 am

DELETED! Jon Jones Disses Light-Heavyweight Main In Maine

It’s another case of ‘#Delete’, featuring the UFC’s light-heavyweight champion, Jon “Bones” Jones. In the midst of last night’s UFC on FOX Sports 1 main even,t between Ryan Bader and Ovince Saint Preux, the champ tweeted out the following, then deleted it. Haha, Jon Jones recently deleted tweet: — Cyril Jeff (@theCyrildotcom) August 17,...

Aug 17, 2014 1:02 am

REPLAY! New FOX Analyst Josh Koscheck Takes Out His Teeth During Broadcast

That just happened. @JoshKoscheck apologizes to @AlanJouban on #FSLive — FOX Sports Live (@FOXSportsLive) August 17, 2014 During his FOX analyst debut, UFC welterweight fighter Josh Koscheck took out his teeth on National Television in order to prove a very valid and legit point. Thoughts?