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Oct 29, 2015 10:41 pm

BOOM! Rampage Jackson’s iconic slam KO

One the most famous slams in MMA history #DWCOTD — Dana White (@danawhite) October 29, 2015 For UFC President Dana White’s clip of the day he selected one of the most iconic knockouts of all time, Rampage Jackson’s slam knockout of Ricardo Arona from Pride Critical Countdown 2004.

Oct 29, 2015 9:44 pm

Kimbo Slice to headline Bellator show in February

He’s back! After scoring an impressive KO win over Ken Shamrock back at Bellator 138 in June Kimbo Slice is looking to build momentum in the start of 2016. Jeremy Botter of the Houston Chronicle is reporting that Slice will be headlining a Bellator event on February 19th, however no opponent has been named. Slice...

Oct 29, 2015 8:56 pm

Rousimar Palhares’ manager disagrees with NSAC suspension

Yesterday it was revealed that Rousimar Palhares was suspended for 2 years for ‘unsportsmanlike conduct’ after continuing to hold a kimura despite Jake Shields tapping and referee Steve Mazzagatti attempting to separate the two. In addition, Palhares has to forfeit $40,000 from his fight purse, and was stripped of the WSOF welterweight title. In a...

Oct 29, 2015 7:24 pm

REPLAY! ‘UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm’ media conference call

On Thursday the UFC held their ‘UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm’ media conference call. On hand to field questions were Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm, Joanna Jędrzejczyk, and Valerie Letourneau. You can listen to the media conference call above, and see the extended trailer for the card by clicking THIS LINK.

Oct 29, 2015 4:10 pm

Palhares suspended 2 years for unsportsmanlike conduct

Rousimar Palhares has received quite a bit of criticism for holding submissions late and injuring his opponents. The most recent instance came at WSOF 22 when Palhares held a kimura lock after his opponent Jake Shields had tapped. Referee Steve Mazzagatti intervened and Palhares eventually let the submission go. After the fight Palhares was stripped...

Oct 29, 2015 3:48 pm

King Mo: Me versus Tito Ortiz would be a hate crime

[ooyala code=”hlMXhneDrAx79QDHF-nSiw3AnCA2CQdu” player_id=”26a050614fc041abbebb2f55b27fcae4″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] On the most recent episode of the popular MMA podcast ‘The Brutally Honest Show,’ the guys spent some time speaking with Bellator Star King Mo Lawal. To kick off the interview, King Mo discussed the rib injury he sustained at the Bellator tournament earlier this year. “I feel good...

Oct 29, 2015 1:13 pm

Tim Kennedy: Don’t buy my Fight Kit, I make pennies

[ooyala code=”E3bndneDqp0fj7r4NA0EBBJ8szwNpjbq” player_id=”26a050614fc041abbebb2f55b27fcae4″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] On the most recent episode of the popular MMA podcast ‘The Brutally Honest Show,’ the guys spent some time speaking with American hero Tim kennedy To kick off Kennedy’s appearance on the show, he discussed his role in the upcoming zombie movie, ‘Range 15’ which also features several...

Oct 29, 2015 12:08 pm

#TBT! WATCH! Conor McGregor vs Max Holloway full fight video

Here is a Throwback Thursday gem for you featuring UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor versus top featherweight contender Max Holloway. The two fought at UFC Fight Night 26 back in August 2013. Holloway is the only opponent in McGregor’s UFC career to go the distance. McGregor has since gone on to win the interim...

Oct 29, 2015 11:08 am

Female Boxing Champion: ‘I would knock out Ronda Rousey, plain and simple”

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Oct 29, 2015 10:27 am

Brutally Honest SHOW EP 17: Tim Kennedy, King Mo and Layla McCarter

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Oct 29, 2015 8:20 am

MUST SEE! Liddell vs. Ortiz action figure reenactment

A video posted by (@azxd) on Oct 28, 2015 at 9:05pm PDT Popular Instagram user AZXD who does short claymation videos and reenactments with action figures recently did a pretty cool reenactment of Liddell vs. Ortiz II which you can see above!

Oct 29, 2015 7:33 am

DWCOTD: Rose Namajunas wins submission of the year with slick armbar

Rose Namajunas with the flying armbar and 2013 submission of the year #DWCOTD For today’s Dana White Clip Of The Day the UFC President selected a clip of TUF 20 runner up Rose Namajunas landing a slick flying armbar at Invicta FC 5. The submission also won Namajunas submission of the year for 2013. Namajunas...

Oct 29, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Dan Henderson surfing down in Mexico!

Looks like Dan Henderson is teaming up for a promotion where two lucky winners get to surf with “Hendo” in Mexico. Check out Henderson’s longboarding promotional video as the legend enjoys the waves and the nice view. Details on how to enter are at the end of the video.

Oct 28, 2015 9:01 pm

Kurt Angle to appear at Bellator fan festival

Yep, it's damn true! Excited to welcome @RealKurtAngle to the #Bellator145 FanFest & event Nov 5th & 6th in St Louis — Scott Coker (@ScottCoker) October 28, 2015 Earlier this week there was much speculation as to what former WWF champion Kurt Angle had to announce when he Tweeted that he had a “huge...

Oct 28, 2015 3:54 pm

NSAC confirms they are in settlement talks with Nick Diaz

UFC welterweight contender Nick Diaz took to instagram on Tuesday night to inform his fans that ‘talks’ with the NSAC were going well. Today, the Nevada State Athletic Commission confirmed the news by releasing the following statement: “As a reminder to the general public, the Nick Diaz disciplinary matter will not be on the agenda at...

Oct 28, 2015 1:15 pm

Ken Shamrock teases major announcement

Ken Shamrock is just 2-8 in his last 10 fights, and is currently on a 2-fight skid that most recently saw him drop a KO loss to Kimbo Slice at Bellator 138 in June. Shamrock teased fans with “big news” on Twitter earlier this week, however the announcement won’t come for another several days. To...

Oct 28, 2015 12:18 pm

MUST SEE! ‘UFC Fight Night: Namajunas vs. VanZant’ Trailer

HOLY SHIT!! @PaigeVanzantUFC vs @rosenamajunas Dec 10th in Vegas @UFCFightPass — Dana White (@danawhite) October 28, 2015 Earlier today it was announced that Joanne Calderwood was forced to withdraw from her December 10th main-event bout against Paige VanZant. In addition it was revealed that TUF 20 runner-up Rose Namajunas would be stepping in to...

Oct 28, 2015 9:50 am

REPLAY! UFC 193 Ronda Rousey media day scrum

At the UFC 193 Ronda Rousey media day scrum Rousey fielded questions from reporters about a variety of topics from her training for UFC 193, to Nick Diaz’s suspension, to her mother’s comments about coach Edmond Tarverdyan. Above you can see the full media day scrum. UFC 193 goes down November 14th from the Etihad...

Oct 28, 2015 9:18 am

WATCH! UFC 193: Extended Preview

UFC 193 is rapidly approaching, if you weren’t ready enough for the event before, you most certainly will be after watching this UFC 193 extended preview! The card is headlined by a bout between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm, and co-headlined by a fight between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Valerie Letourneau. The event goes down November...

Oct 28, 2015 8:17 am

MUST SEE! Top 5 women’s championship finishes in UFC history

Ahead of UFC 193, where both of the women’s UFC championships will be on the line, re-live the 5 greatest women’s championship finishes in UFC history. UFC 193 goes down November 14th from the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia. The event will be headlined by Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm and co-headlined by Joanna Jedrzejczyk...

Oct 28, 2015 8:03 am

Clip of the day: David Loiseau’s iconic spinning back kick TKO

David Loiseau vs Charles McCarthy at UFC 53 in Atlantic City, NJ on June 4, 2005 #DWCOTD — Dana White (@danawhite) October 27, 2015 For the ‘Dana White Clip Of The Day’ the UFC President selected a video of David Loiseau landing a brutal spinning back kick on Charles McCarthy back at UFC 53...

Oct 28, 2015 7:37 am

Documentary on Reza Madadi to air in Sweden in 2016 (Trailer)

Reza Madadi made his return to the UFC this past Saturday at ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ where he lost via unanimous decision to Norman Parke. The loss was the first time Madadi stepped into the Octagon in over 2 years, and also served as his first bout back in the UFC after being released due...

Oct 28, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Fans talk about what they think of Conor McGregor

Jonathan Shrager of Mixed Martial Arts caught up with some fans in Ireland during UFC Fight Night 76 and asked them various questions regarding their hometown hero, Conor McGregor. Topics include everything from comparing McGregor to iconic star David Beckham, to if they were longtime MMA fans, or simply fans of McGregor. See what the...

Oct 27, 2015 4:41 pm

MUST SEE! This ‘UFC 194: Weidman vs. Rockhold’ promo will give you chills

Words can’t do this ‘UFC 194: Weidman vs. Rockhold’ promo justice. All we can say is that UFC 194 is almost upon us, and we couldn’t be more thrilled! The card will be headlined by a title unification bout between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor, while Weidman vs. Rockhold will serve as the co-main event.