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Sep 23, 2014 7:00 am

UFC 178 Embedded: Vlog Series ­- Episode 1

On episode 1 of UFC 178 Embedded, the Notorious Conor McGregor makes himself at home in Las Vegas, joining UFC president Dana White to watch Mark Hunt’s KO of Roy Nelson live from Tokyo. While the Irishman enjoys the perks of his early Vegas arrival, his UFC 178 opponent, 5th ranked featherweight Dustin Poirier, wraps...

Sep 23, 2014 5:02 am

Rare Footage Shows Helio Gracie Demonstrating Guard Passing

In this video we see the legend himself, Grandmaster Helio Gracie, demonstrating a guard pass with Royler Gracie. If there’s one thing we know, it’s that when the late Grandmaster Helio spoke, people listened. Enjoy this rare footage. Post by BJJ Video Vault. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Sep 22, 2014 9:10 pm Radio Recap With Daniel Straus, Walel Watson, And Travis Browne

On September 21st Radio had another stacked show with former Bellator MMA champion Daniel Straus, Walel Watson, and top ranked UFC heavyweight Travis Browne. Kicking off the show was Daniel Straus, who spoke about how despite feeling like Bellator wanted Pat Curran to be the champion, he still upset the champion in their first...

Sep 22, 2014 5:45 pm

King Mo vs. Tom DeBlass Added To Bellator 131

Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal will meet Tom DeBlass at Bellator 131 on November 15th. The card will be headlined by former UFC champion Tito Ortiz, and multiple time steroid abuser Stephan Bonnar. This is the second time the pair has been booked to fight one another. The duo were originally slated to fight at Bellator...

Sep 22, 2014 5:22 pm

Douglas Lima Out For The Rest Of 2014

Bellator’s welterweight champion Douglas Lima is out for the rest of 2014 according to the fighter. Lima stated that he injured his ribs, and as a result won’t be able to train for 6-weeks, not giving him enough time to train for a fight by the end of 2014. He spoke on MMAJunkie Radio about...

Sep 22, 2014 4:55 pm

Alexander Shlemenko: ‘I’m Just Trying To Follow In Fedor’s Footsteps’

Bellator MMA middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko has his sights set high when it comes to what he wants to accomplish in the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. Shlemenko, who is from Omsk Russia, wants to follow in the footsteps of one of the greatest fighters ever, who just happens to be Russian as well, Fedor...

Sep 22, 2014 3:19 pm

MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY: Mike Tyson vs. Buster Douglas – Anything Is Possible

It’s Monday, and that means it’s time to get motivated for the week! What better way to get motivated than to listen to Eric Thomas speaking about Mike Tyson’s first career loss, to Buster Douglas in one of the biggest upsets in Boxing history. By Evan Stoumbelis Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Sep 22, 2014 12:50 pm

Brutal Head Kick KO Sends Fighter Into The Air

In this video we see a fighter land a brutal 3-punch combination before landing a head kick that connects so hard, his opponent catches air. This video was commentated by the YouTube user, and is not the official commentary from the fight. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Sep 22, 2014 12:09 pm Radio Replay With Travis Browne, Walel Watson, And Daniel Straus

Last night was back with another star studded lineup that consisted of former Bellator MMA champion Daniel Straus, Walel ‘The Gazelle’ Watson, and top ranked UFC heavyweight Travis ‘Hapa’ Browne. In case you missed the show you can listen to it below. Check Out Sports Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with BJPenncom Radio on...

Sep 22, 2014 10:56 am

Cris Cyborg Eats A Scorpion

Invicta FC champion Cris Cyborg ate a scorpion during a video for her official YouTube. Cyborg will be making her bantamweight return December 8th in an effort to get signed by the UFC and fight Ronda Rousey. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Sep 22, 2014 10:50 am

BLOCKED! Spike TV Running Eddie Alvarez Special During UFC 178

Eddie Alvarez was recently released from Bellator MMA after a lengthy contract dispute that went back to Bjorn Rebney’s time with the promotion. Scott Coker recently released Alvarez unconditionally, and wished him all the best in his fighting future. The very same day that Alvarez was released, the UFC signed Alvarez and placed him in...

Sep 22, 2014 10:30 am

REPLAY! Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso ‘Countdown To UFC 178’

Demetrious ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson will defend his flyweight championship this Saturday night against Chris Cariaso in the main event of UFC 178. To get fight fans ready for the electrifying main event, the UFC takes an in depth look at each fighter and their training camp leading up to the fight on ‘Countdown to UFC...

Sep 22, 2014 10:21 am

REPLAY! Donald Cerrone vs. Eddie Alvarez From ‘Countdown To UFC 178’

UFC 178 takes place this weekend, and to get fans ready the UFC brings fight fans the first episode of ‘Countdown to UFC 178’ with the co-main event bout featuring Donald Cerrone vs. Eddie Alvarez. Alvarez, a former Bellator MMA champion, will be making his UFC debut at the event. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Sep 22, 2014 9:14 am

Behind The Scenes Look At The TUF Gym

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis was a coach on season 20 of The Ultimate Fighter, which is currently being run on TV every Wednesday night. Prior to the filming however, his head coach, striking guru Duke Roufus, took fans on a tour of the gym behind the scenes. Post by Duke Roufus Striking University. By...

Sep 22, 2014 9:03 am

.GIFs | The Unstoppable Mark Hunt

This past weekend we saw Mark Hunt KO Roy Nelson with a brutal uppercut. We knew going into this fight that both fighters had unbelievable chins and possessed some of the best one-punch knockout power in the sport. Prior to last year, Hunt hadn’t been KO’d since 2008 when he fought Melvin Manhoef. Roy Nelson...

Sep 22, 2014 5:07 am

Khabib Nurmagomedov Doing Rehab For Injured Knee

Khabib Nurmagomedov was supposed to fight Donald Cerrone, but after suffering a torn meniscus, Khabib was forced out of the fight. Despite not having another fight scheduled, The Eagle hit the stationary bike to rehab his injured knee. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Sep 22, 2014 5:05 am

Joe Rogan And Eddie Bravo Discuss Rose Namajunas And TUF 20

On Joe Rogan’s latest episode of the Joe Rogan experience, Joe and Eddie Bravo spoke about TUF 20 contestant Rose Namajunas. Ronda Rousey stated earlier this month that she believed Namajunas was the fighter Dana White was referring to when he said they found the “next Ronda Rousey”. Who do you think will win this...

Sep 22, 2014 5:02 am

The Voice Versus Fedor Complete Interview

Check out this awesome interview with Fedor Emelianenko and Michael Schiavello from AXS-TV, where Fedor spoke about everything from his time as a Pride FC champion, and on went what went wrong with the UFC. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Sep 21, 2014 11:11 am

New Video Shows Thiago Silva Cocking Gun

After being released by the UFC following a standoff with police, Thiago Silva’s UFC hopes were slim to none. However, after his ex-wife fled the country, the prosecution team was unable to make a case against Silva, and as a result released him from prison. The UFC resigned him given that it was never proven...

Sep 21, 2014 10:26 am

Cariaso To Critics: Watch UFC 178 To See Why I Deserve A Title Shot

Chris Cariaso will step into the Octagon to face Demetrious Johnson this Saturday at UFC 178. While many fans are counting Cariaso out of the fight, he believes that he will silence his critics and claim the flyweight championship from Johnson, one of the best pound for pound fighters in the world. Cariaso will be...

Sep 21, 2014 10:01 am

John Dodson Back Training Following ACL Surgery

John Dodson was the #1 contender in the flyweight division earlier this year, and a rematch for the title against Demetrious Johnson was on the horizon once again. However, unfortunately, Dodson suffered a torn ACL and would be out until 2015. Dodson posted the following video on his Facebook, of himself back in the gym...

Sep 21, 2014 9:55 am

Amazing Flying Kneebar In Slow Motion

We’ve seen flying Armbars, flying Triangles, and even on occasion, a flying Omoplata, but in this video we see Nyjah Easton show off an incredible flying kneebar. Check it out in slow motion below! Post by BJJ Video Vault. By Evan Stoumbelis Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Sep 21, 2014 9:49 am

6 Year Old Shows Of Impressive JiuJitsu Skills

In this video we see JiuJitsu practitioner Joon Lee’s 6-year old son showing off an impressive Spider Guard to X-Guard transition. Check out this awesome video! Post by BJJ Video Vault. By Evan Stoumbelis Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Sep 21, 2014 8:39 am

Tito: ‘Shamrock and I Had Words, But Bonnar’s Getting Hurt’

Former UFC champion Tito Ortiz, and multiple time steroid abuser Stephan Bonnar had their scuffle in the Bellator cage several weeks ago. Since then, many fans questioned the legitimacy of the scuffle, given Bonnar’s WWE-style promoting of the fight. Tito Ortiz joined Bas Rutten and Kenny Rice on Inside MMA to talk about his genuine...