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Aug 1, 2014 12:45 pm

GSP Thinks Mario Lopez Could Be The Toughest Guy In Hollywood

During a recent trip to Southern California, former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre made the rounds at all the usual spots. One of which is Freddie Roach’s home over at Wildcard in Los Angeles. While there, GSP ran into longtime television star, Mario Lopez and he offered up this bit of info. The Caption Reads,...

Aug 1, 2014 12:41 pm

Tito Ortiz: ‘If you need TRT, get out of MMA’

“If guys need to use TRT they need to retire. Get out of the sport. I’m 39 years old, I’ve never touched any of that stuff. Why would guys get an opportunity to not play on an even field? If you’re going to compete, fight for what you can fight for. And not make supplements...

Aug 1, 2014 12:37 pm

Animators Recreate The Hospital Brawl Between Nick Diaz and Joe Riggs

New fans may not know this story, but following their 2006 UFC 57 bout, Joe Riggs and Nick Diaz took their fight to the hospital, where the two UFC welterweights fought it out again, in front of nurses, doctors and patients. Fast forward eight-years and now we have a cartoon about it. Enjoy!

Aug 1, 2014 6:46 am

Jones Says He’s Heard It All Before, Not Intimidated By Cormier

‘His hands are too fast.’ ‘His Jiu Jitsu is too good.’ ‘His wrestling is too good.’ ‘He’s too fast.’ ‘Too experienced.’ ‘Can’t beat his Karate.’ ‘Can’t beat his timing.’ I’ve literally heard everything. Everything.

Aug 1, 2014 6:31 am

QUICK TWITT | Matt Hughes Enlists American Top Team As Training Home

Well, if you can’t produce one, bring one in. Former UFC welterweight champion, Matt Hughes has joined the ranks of the infamous, American Top Team fight camp in his preparation for Renzo Gracie at ADCC 2015. Check it: I will be training with @LiborioATT at the @AmericanTopTeam gym for the ADCC 2015. Team #libo-hughes —...

Aug 1, 2014 6:28 am

Cung Le Warns Bisping – ‘Get Ready To Endure Damage’

“This time around, I’m going to pace myself and try not to blow my wad in the first two rounds. I feel really good for this fight. Nothing promised, but I know I’m ready to go. I think the only threat [Bisping presents] is his cardio. He’s going to try to take me to the...

Jul 31, 2014 7:04 pm

PHOTO | Ronda Rousey’s 24-Hour Fitness Desk Job

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey didn’t always have the wealth and popularity of a mega-star. Before she was the champ, she worked the front desk at a 24-hour fitness. Check it: The Caption Reads, #tbt taking a picture of myself on security cam, bored and tired while workin a graveyard shift at 24 hr fitness…

Jul 31, 2014 6:56 pm

Cormier Says Now He’s Going To Target Jon’s Eye

“September 27th I’m gonna put so many of these on ur face @jonnybones. I can’t wait everyday I’m dreaming and thinking of you. And I’m gonna take u down and grind my elbow into that cut you got today. Put a bullseye on that thing. Some things should remain private. DC” In a recent posting...

Jul 31, 2014 6:25 pm

Chris Weidman Wants To Finish The Best Ever Vitor Belfort

  “I respect him as a fighter. I’m going in there ready for an absolute war and ready for the best Vitor we’ve ever seen. I can’t afford to have any lack of respect when it comes to fighting. That being said, I’m going in there to get a finish. If I don’t get a...

Jul 31, 2014 6:14 pm

Forrest Griffin Offers To Train Orlando Bloom To Fight Justin Bieber

“He threw a weak-ass punch! He can come to Vegas anytime to train with me. If they ever fight again, I can show him some moves so he can win.” “But I gotta warn Orlando … I think Floyd Mayweather Jr. is gonna train Bieber — and that guy’s a monster.” “[Orlando]’s not big, but...

Jul 31, 2014 2:44 pm

Kevin Casey Fesses Up, Apologizes For Steroid Flunk

  In the latest round of failed UFC drug tests, Kevin Casey and Robert Drysdale got popped by the NSAC following their participation in the UFC’s annual International Fight Week in Vegas. The Ultimate Fighter Veteran, Kevin Casey, who failed his NSAC drug screening for steroids, is taking the high road, and on the heels...

Jul 31, 2014 9:56 am

Jacare: “I’ll stop Mousasi Then Take The Belt”

“Fighting him again it’s like just another fight. I’m ready to annihilate my opponent and have another victory in the UFC. I’m going to stop Mousasi. I’ve come to be undefeated in the UFC to lose for nobody. People have to keep believing in me because I’m going to be the champion of this division....

Jul 31, 2014 9:51 am

Dillashaw Not Buying Renan Barao’s “Excuses”

“He had to come up with some sort of a reason why he got beat up so bad… I feel like that’s not accurate (that he woke up in the locker room as he claims), because he came out and the second round was his best round. I feel like after the second round is...

Jul 31, 2014 9:47 am

Rory MacDonald vs. Tarec Saffiedine Scheduled For UFC Fight Night 54 Headliner

It appears as if Rory MacDonald will get the honor of welcoming Tarec Saffiedine, Strikeforce’s last reigning welterweight champion, back to the UFC’s Octagon. UFC officials announced the bout as the headliner for the upcoming Halifax show. “UFC Fight Night 54: MacDonald vs. Saffiedine” is set to go down on October 4 at the Halifaz...

Jul 31, 2014 9:40 am

Glover Teixeira & Phil Davis In The Works For UFC 179

While not yet official, multiple sources are reporting that a light-heavyweight bout between Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis has been verbally agreed to by both parties. Of course, nothing is official until both fighters sign their bout agreements, and we expect that to take place in the coming days. The battle of top 205’ers will...

Jul 31, 2014 6:35 am

UFC Officials Issue Statement Regarding Most Recent Fighter Drug Test Failures

“The UFC has been notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that UFC middleweight Kevin Casey (pictured) and light heavyweight Robert Drysdale failed drug tests following their fights at UFC 175 and The Ultimate Fighter Finale, respectively. Casey tested positive for drostanolone and Drysdale was flagged for an elevated testosterone-to-epitestosterone ratio. Both fighters have been...

Jul 31, 2014 6:31 am

Eddie Alvarez vs. Donald Cerrone Rumored For UFC 178

  Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez may be in better shape following his promotion’s new take on company management. With SCott Coker at the helm, things are different, so different, that it appears as if the embattled Bellator star in Alvarez may actually get the release he’s been fighting for. got the scoop. Sources...

Jul 31, 2014 5:45 am

Cesar Gracie: ‘Anderson Silva’s Chin Isn’t The Same Anymore’

“I already knew this fight would happen a long time ago, and I think it’s a great fight. I believe it’s going to be a standup fight the entire time. Nick is better on the ground, his jiu-jitsu is better, but I believe it’s going to be a standup fight and it won’t last five...