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Aug 20, 2014 6:37 pm

UFC 178 Lineup Set With Domininck Cruz On Prelims

While the void left by Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier surely stings, UFC officials have put forth their best efforts to keep UFC 178 a compelling fight card. Set for September 27, ‘UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso’ is set to take place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main...

Aug 20, 2014 6:06 pm

Michael Bisping: ‘Le Using The UFC Following Channing Tatum Snub’

In this weekend’s first UFC main event, Michael “The Count” Bisping faces action film star and former Strikeforce champion, Cung Le. Bisping, for the most part, has managed to keep things civil between he and his opponent, but after hitting the Chinese streets, things are starting to get personal. In a recent interview with Sherdog,...

Aug 20, 2014 5:58 pm

Ronda Owes Coach $5k For Finishing Davis Too Fast

“A funny thing about that. After I beat McMann in 1:06, my coach and I had a bet. He was like, ‘No one is ever going to beat a minute and six second knockout in women’s (MMA).’ And I was like, ‘Yeah, somebody is.’ I told him somebody will beat it and then we had...

Aug 20, 2014 4:19 pm

War Machine’s Lawyer Issues Statement: “My Client Is Not A Monster”

According to a recent statement to local news station, KTLA in Los Angeles, War Machine’s lawyer, Brandon Sua says his client has not done anything illegal, and has been painted as a monster by the national media. KTLA’s report reads: (Via An attorney for Koppenhaver said his client has struggled with the response to the...

Aug 20, 2014 4:12 pm

Cormier Blasts Jones With Old Photo Of A Defeated Champ

After a physical street-fight in the MGM Grand Lobby, no one should doubt the authenticity of the Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier Feud. The UFC 182 duo have gone back and forth on Social Media, Television, and on-line for the past few weeks, igniting even more fuel on the already blazing fire between them. D.C....

Aug 20, 2014 4:04 pm

White Loves Super Fights, But Thinks GSP vs. Jones Is A “Stupid Fight”

“You know, we’ve talked about super fights in the past, and they for one reason or another didn’t happen. And when we talk super fights, let’s talk about what ‘super fight’ means. If you have Georges St-Pierre vs. Anderson Silva – if you have Anderson Silva vs. the Jon Jones, the guys who have held...

Aug 20, 2014 3:18 pm

UFC’s Woodley Fighting For Ferguson This Weekend In China

“I’m from Ferguson, Missouri, and you probably heard on the news all the rioting and all the crazy stuff. So that’s a distraction.” “I was all in to it, reading and following up. A lot of the people involved were people I’ve seen, are in my high school, my friends, or family members. I went...

Aug 20, 2014 3:10 pm

Bisping Questions New Le Physique

“I have seen this picture that is making the rounds on the Internet, and my son actually emailed it to me and said, ‘Dad, are you sure Cung Le isn’t on (testosterone-replacement therapy)?’ And I laughed. It’s funny how his genetics seem to have kicked in at 42. I’m sure he trained hard his entire...

Aug 20, 2014 2:10 pm

Rapper Coolio Now A Fan Of UFC’s Most Handsome Fighter

Promotional newcomer, Alan Jouban isn’t just gaining female fans with his new gigs as a UFC Fighter. The ex-model seems to be also picking up a decent amount of fanfare from the men as well. First he got Koscheck to remove his teeth on FOX and now this,

Aug 20, 2014 1:57 pm

“Rumble” : ‘I’ll move up to heavyweight, K.O. Overeem, and do it all with a smile’

Top UFC light-heavyweight, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson continued his war of words against, his former Blackzilian teammate, Alistair Overeem. Since his departure from the team, Alistair Overeem has been at the wrong end of many of Johnson’s statements, which often end in some type of physical threat to “The Reem”. Here’s the latest: (via Fighters Only)...

Aug 20, 2014 1:31 pm

UFC on the Fly: Cung Le

On this episode of UFC ON THE FLY, MMA legend Cung Le takes aim at his next action film role, while remaining focused on his two biggest priorities: family and fighting in the UFC. Our cameras follow the former Strikeforce champion through a live fire obstacle course to sharpen his shooting skills for a part...

Aug 20, 2014 1:25 pm

Hulk Hogan On War Machine’s Assault, Says ‘He’s Lucky It Wasn’t Ronda Rousey’

Hulk Hogan arrives to catch a flight at LAX with wife Jennifer McDaniel and manager Jimmy Hart. To his fellow wrestler, Hogan warns: “Brock Lesnar, you need to bite your tongue when you start throwing my name around.” And on MMA fighter War Machine’s alleged assault, comments, “That’s not cool at all brother. He’s lucky...

Aug 20, 2014 12:38 pm

QUICK TWITT | MMA Reactions To Eddie Alvarez UFC Signing

Yesterday we learned that top lightweight fighter Eddie Alvarez had finally closed a deal with the UFC. The shift comes on the heels of the Bellator lightweight champ’s unconditional release from the Viacom owned MMA Promotion, he previously called home. Expected to make an immediate impact in the UFC’s lightweight ranks, some key figures from...

Aug 20, 2014 11:49 am

Brock Lesnar — The NEW Champ is Here

Brock Lesnar’s appetite was still in full effect after his epic SummerSlam victory Sunday night … so he decided to wash down John Cena with a steak dinner.

Aug 20, 2014 9:38 am

Thiago Tavares hides Surgery from UFC and Managers Prior to Last Fight

When Thiago Tavares got the rear naked choke on Robbie Peralta at UFC Fight Night 47 this past weekend, you would never guess that he was still nursing an injury. Apparently, neither did the UFC or his manager. Tavares recently revealed that on June 16th, he underwent surgery for a torn meniscus, and in light...

Aug 20, 2014 9:37 am

Paul Daley Tells Bellator To Back Off Of Manhoef Fight

Newly appointed Bellator President Scott Coker has been working on getting bigger and better fights set up for the organization, and his latest idea, set for November, would be one heck of a fight. Coker spoke about his plans to put Paul Daley against Melvin Manhoef for the MMA Hour: “Paul, pending his September 12th...

Aug 20, 2014 5:01 am

Eddie Alvarez Says He Will Be Champion “Very Soon”

I want the title. And I’m willing to fight whoever I have to fight and willing to prove whatever I have to prove to whoever to get there. A lot of people are going to have their opinions and they’re going to say what they’re going to say, but the hardcore fans and the people...