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Oct 14, 2014 8:02 pm

Holm Not Afraid Of Rousey, Praises Champ’s Striking Progression

“With Alexis Davis … she hit her clean with that overhand and that’s what knocked her out,” Holm said. “She was supposed to bring her down and finish her, so I was very impressed with it. She landed a very clean shot, it wasn’t lucky, I thought it was a good, clean shot she hit...

Oct 14, 2014 7:53 pm

Fallon Fox Blasts Cyborg For Fighting Out of Female Range With Steroids

“She went way out of female competitive range, and she did it on purpose. Funny thing is I actually fit within female range of competitiveness, I went to the commissions and got license because of that fact, and some give me crap about doing exactly what I shoulda done. Yet, I find it to be...

Oct 14, 2014 7:40 pm

Wanderlei Silva Hints At MMA Return: “The monopoly is coming to an end”

Retired UFC middleweight, Wanderlei Silva is about as disgruntled as they come. In a recent posting to his facebook, the Brazilian MMA legend hinted at an MMA resurgence. “The best of all time! Soon enough the great promotions will be back to bring back the glamour and the respect to the sport. I’ll come back...

Oct 14, 2014 7:30 pm

‘Fight Night 57: Edgar vs. Swanson’ Official With 12 Bouts

November’s ‘UFC Fight Night 57: Edgar vs. Swanson’ event is set with 12 official bouts, including a 10 bout Fox Sports 1 broadcast. ‘UFC Fight Night 57’ takes place on November  22, from the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. In the night’s main event, Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson fight for the right to...

Oct 14, 2014 7:21 pm

Bellator Champ Will Brooks Ticked Off Over This Poster, And Much More!

Under the Bjorn Rebney regime, one would expect such treatment of Will Brooks, but I must admit, similar gameplay under Coker’s watch is a bit surprising. The promotion’s interim lightweight champ (and only champion of the division, following the departure of Eddie Alvarez), Will Brooks, pictured behind Michael Chandler above, is tired of being disrespected...

Oct 14, 2014 6:29 pm

Goldberg Offers Public Apology For NFL Blunder

“I just want to apologize to everyone at FOX and elsewhere for my momentary lapse of reason Sunday night. I let some mean-spirited folks on twitter get to me and I should have had thicker skin instead of reacting so quickly and emotionally.” “I don’t want to be a distraction on the upcoming broadcast Sunday,...

Oct 14, 2014 6:14 pm

“Spider”: ‘I thought my career was over’

“I play around because I have to play around. But it’s something I don’t like to remember too much. I went through the worst month of my life. It was a lot of pain the moment when I broke my leg. When I realized my leg was broken, I thought my career was over. So...

Oct 14, 2014 5:49 pm

Ronda: ‘I’d rather die than lose a fight’

“There have been times during a fight when I thought I was going to die. I thought to myself, ‘I would rather break my neck than lose this fight. I will never tap out of a fight because I know the feeling of losing. I know that I would rather die than lose a fight.”...

Oct 14, 2014 5:41 pm

White, Fertitta Fly To Montreal On Official UFC “Business” With GSP

UFC President Dana White, and company CEO Lorenzo Fertitta hopped in the UFC’s private jet recently, for a breakfast meeting with former welterweight kingpin, Georges St-Pierre in Montreal. While the purpose of the meeting is unclear, it has been confirmed through various outlets that the trio met inside a Montreal restaurant. Neither party is discussing...

Oct 14, 2014 5:30 pm

REPLAY! Anderson Silva’s UFC Press Conference

Former UFC middleweight champion, Anderson Silva discusses his upcoming matchup with Nick Diaz and his return to action after what will be more than a twelve-month absence.

Oct 14, 2014 4:58 pm

Goldberg Booted From FOX NFL Broadcast Following Poor Showing

Longtime UFC commentator, Mike Goldberg botched his NFL-calling-debut last weekend, and likely discouraged the league from his future participation in the broadcast booth. Critics say Goldberg, whose debut for the NFL took place last weekend, took part in several instances of misidentification of players/coaches and the mispronunciation of their names. Things got even worse for...

Oct 14, 2014 11:17 am

Rory MacDonald Talks Metamoris Match

Some confusion has amerged over the Metamoris rules. Rory not being familiar with the event discuss what he understands he has signed up for.

Oct 13, 2014 9:23 pm

QUICK TWITT: Rockhold Slams Bisping ‘Nothing Can Save You’

Things are heating up yet again between Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping ahead of their UFC Fight Night Sydney bout. Rockhold took aim at Bisping in a Tweet that was sent out by the UFC yesterday. "Bisping, no amount of training you do is going to save you from the beating you’re about to endure"@LukeRockhold...

Oct 13, 2014 9:10 pm

Matt Brown Destroying Target With Shotgun

UFC welterweight Matt Brown recently completed a tour of the Middle East to visit our troops, where he fired some heavy firepower. ‘The Immortal’ kept up his firearms training upon returning to the United States, and posted the following picture on his Instagram of himself blasting a target with a shotgun. Loading Yep I fucked...

Oct 13, 2014 9:04 pm

PHOTO | Alistair Overeem Shows Off Awesome Fan Art

UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem posted a picture to Instagram of fan art, which pictured Overeem as a Street Fighter character. Check out the awesome artwork below: Loading Caught up on some fan artwork, nice work! View on Instagram

Oct 13, 2014 9:00 pm

PHOTO | Chris Weidman, Matt Serra, And Ray Longo With Kevin James

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman attended Kevin James comedy show with coaches Matt Serra and Ray Longo this past weekend and captured the moment on Instagram. Loading Hanging out with Kevin James after his comedy show with @mattserraufc @raylongo. My 1st time at a comedy show and he killed it View on Instagram

Oct 13, 2014 8:56 pm

PHOTO | Khabib Nurmagomedov Has Some Scary Training Partners

Khabib Nurmagomedov is preparing to return from having a torn meniscus, and as we reported last week HERE, he is getting into some light sparring as well. With that, ‘The Eagle’ posted the following photo of himself with some of the younger fighters at the gym. Loading Сегодня боксировал с Билялом и Аюбом, теперь они...

Oct 13, 2014 8:51 pm

ATT Coach Discusses Teammate vs. Teammate Bouts Within The Camp

American Top Team is one of the top gyms in the world, under one roof, in the 170 division alone they house #1 contender Robbie Lawler, Tyron Woodley, Hector Lombard, Thiago Alves, Ben Saunders, and Colby Covington, and with Robbie Lawler fighting for the title on December 6th, there could be several ATT teammate vs....

Oct 13, 2014 8:36 pm

QUICK TWITT: Mike Goldberg Goes Off On Critics On Twitter

This past weekend, UFC commentator Mike Goldberg stepped into the NFL booth to call a game between the Detroit Lions and the Minnesota Vikings. Goldberg made several mistakes in calling the game, which sparked harsh overreactions by fans on Twitter (Read about that HERE). Needless to say, Goldie responded to the critics with anger in...

Oct 13, 2014 8:21 pm

UFC 178 Drug Test Results

The drug test results from UFC 178 last month are in and there’s good news for all fighters on the card, no fighter tested positive for any substance throughout any of the NSAC’s testing. The NSAC tested all 22 fighters on the card, some more than once, and main event fighters Demetrious Johnson and Chris...

Oct 13, 2014 8:15 pm

Ronda Rousey Doesn’t Want People To Know How Much She Makes

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey says that she doesn’t want people knowing how much she makes. It’s no secret that Rousey is one of the UFC’s biggest draws, and with 10 finishes in 10 career bouts, Rousey has won 4 post fight bonuses in her 4 UFC appearances, totaling $200,000, in addition to her...

Oct 13, 2014 8:07 pm

PHOTO | Help Arianny Celeste Choose A Halloween Costume

UFC Octagon girl Arianny Celeste took to Instagram to ask her followers to help her pick a costume for Halloween. Loading It's almost my favorite holiday of the year! Help me choose my next costume! Leave a comment below

Oct 13, 2014 4:18 pm

QUICK TWITT: Donald Cerrone Gets Engaged

Top ranked UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone broke the news of his engagement to longtime girlfriend Lindsay Sheffield today via Twitter. Check it out: She told me to " shit or get off the pot" @lssheffield pic.twitter.com/BKxSAE0s91 — Cowboy Cerrone (@Cowboycerrone) October 13, 2014

Oct 13, 2014 4:15 pm

WSOF Not Worried About Triple Header With UFC And Bellator

On November 15, The UFC, Bellator MMA, and World Series Of Fighting will all go head to head in ratings. UFC will be hosting UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum live from Mexico, on PPV Bellator will be hosting Bellator 131: Bonnar vs. Ortiz, which will air on Spike TV. And WSOF will be hosting WSOF...

Oct 13, 2014 3:58 pm

Lineker Predicts KO Of Ian McCall, Wants Fight With Mighty Mouse Next

John Lineker is gearing up for arguably the biggest fight of his UFC career so far, a potential #1 contender match against the owner of the best nickname, and facial hair in the UFC, Ian ‘Uncle Creepy’ McCall. The bout is scheduled to go down on November 8th at UFC Fight Night 56 in Brazil....

Oct 13, 2014 3:45 pm

Hallmann Blames Commission For Failed Blood Test, Commission Says He Failed For Urine

Yesterday Piotr Hallmann took shots at the Brazilian Athletic Commission, saying their poor testing procedures, and mishandling of his blood sample led to his drug test appearing as positive (Read about that HERE), however today the Commission fired back, saying he failed his urine sample, making his argument next to irrelevant. The commission spoke to...

Oct 13, 2014 3:38 pm

Faber Not Thrilled With Idea Of Assuncao Bout

Urijah Faber is arguably the best UFC fighter to never win a championship. Throughout his career, Faber has never lost a non-title fight, and with his teammate and close friend, TJ Dillashaw as the UFC’s bantamweight champion, it is unlikely that Faber will get another crack that the bantamweight strap anytime soon. With Raphael Assuncao...

Oct 13, 2014 3:20 pm

UFC 180 Set To Stream In Movie Theaters

The UFC will be going to Mexico next month for UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum, and will be showing the event in movie theaters in the United States. The UFC released the following promo for the bout. The current lineup for UFC 180 is as follows: Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum [UFC heavyweight title] Jake...