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Feb 3, 2016 11:06 am

WATCH! Bellator special on Fedor Emelianenko and King Mo hinting on a potential match?

Bellator recently released a highlight of Fedor Emelianenko and Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal’s fights at the RIZIN New Year’s Eve card. Fedor came out of retirement to fight for the first time in over three years against a much bigger opponent, Jaideep Singh. Although Singh was much bigger, the kickboxer was relatively unknown to the...

Feb 3, 2016 9:27 am

WATCH! Jon Jones picks Conor McGregor vs. Rafael dos Anjos winner

On March 5th at UFC 196 Rafael dos Anjos puts his UFC lightweight championship on the line as Conor McGregor moves up to lightweight for his first fight. Ahead of the fight, many fans and fighters are split down the middle when it comes to who will win the highly anticipated scrap. In the video...

Feb 3, 2016 9:06 am

UFC on FOX 18 ratings are in

This past Saturday UFC on FOX 18 went down from the Prudential Center in Newark New Jersey. The preliminary card was headlined by Tarec Saffiedine vs. Jake Ellenberger which saw Saffiedine return to the win column and pick up a unanimous decision win. The main card featured several high profile bouts. First we saw Bryan...

Feb 3, 2016 8:42 am

Luke Rockhold: “It would be an honor” to beat up Anderson Silva

Luke Rockhold is coming off of a TKO win over Chris Weidman back at UFC 194, and while he currently has no opponent for his first title defense, many are expecting the UFC to give Chris Weidman an immediate rematch for the title. On the main card of UFC 194 Yoel Romero also defeated Jacare...

Feb 3, 2016 8:31 am

On This Day: Frank Mir Submits Brock Lesnar

On this day in MMA history we have one of the most iconic submissions in UFC history. Eight years ago At UFC 81 Frank Mir welcomed Brock Lesnar to the UFC and handed him the first loss of his career as he submitted Lesnar in the very 1st round with a kneebar. The win made...

Feb 3, 2016 8:09 am

WATCH! Dana White – Lookin’ For A Fight episode 2

Dana White’s “Lookin’ For A Fight” series has brought some talented young fighters into the UFC’s roster. From Sage Northcutt, who has gone 2-1 in the promotion, to undefeated Randy Brown who has gone 6-0 in his professional career and 1-0 in the UFC, UFC President Dana White has found some standout fighters. In the...

Feb 3, 2016 7:39 am

UFC 196 Video Preview: dos Anjos vs. McGregor – Main Event

Need to be reminded why UFC 196 might be the biggest event this year so far? The UFC put together this well made video to get you pumped up for the super-fight of the year. Will we see the first simultaneous two division champ in the UFC?

Feb 3, 2016 2:23 am

Big changes come as CSAC bans pre-fight dehydration weight cutting and IVs

The world of combat sports is changing for the betterment of fighter safety as the California State Athletic Commission announced on Tuesday the newly placed rules to combat dangerous weight cutting and dehydration. The move comes shortly after the ONC FC promotion announced their implementation of a new weigh-in system. ONE FC has urged fellow...

Feb 3, 2016 1:23 am

Bellator’s Scott Coker says they will ‘buy the free agents from the top down’

Recent news of former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson making his way over to the Bellator MMA promotion has been buzzing in the MMA community. Bellator MMA President Scott Coker spoke recently on the MMA Hour about their recent acquisition and what will be next for the growing MMA promotion (transcribed by MMA Fighting): “I...

Feb 2, 2016 3:53 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: Clark Gillies

In this week’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature National Hockey Legend Clark Gillies. The 6’3″ power forward played in the NHL from 1974-1988 with the New York Islanders and Buffalo Sabres. The Hall of Fame left winger finished his career with 319 goals and 378 assists for 697 points in 958 games and...

Feb 2, 2016 3:27 pm

Ronda Rousey’s coach suspended for falsifying paperwork

At a California State Athletic Commission hearing on Tuesday afternoon Ronda Rousey’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan was suspended for 3 months for falsifying documents. Tarverdyan was also handed a $5,000 fine and given 3 years of probation according to MMAFighting.com, who confirmed the news with CSAC Executive Director Andy Foster. Tarverdyan apparently responded ‘no’ to...

Feb 2, 2016 1:59 pm

On This Day: Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic gets soccer kick TKO win

On this day in MMA history, legendary fighter Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic picked up an impressive 1st round TKO win 12 years ago at Pride 27. The win for Cro Cop came by way of soccer kick, and was just Cro Cop’s 11th professional fight. It extended his professional record to 8-1-2. In addition, it...

Feb 2, 2016 1:30 pm

HOT Video: The Moment | Paige VanZant | Reebok

Get the full run down on who Paige VanZant is in the fight game and why the loss she suffered last year just might be the spark that ignites a young fighter to regroup and get back to task to be a threat to the upper echelon of the top 10. Check out VanZant in...

Feb 2, 2016 12:54 pm

Heavyweight title picture: Making Moves on Fabrico Werdum’s Title

The heavyweight title picture is shaping up to be a division to focus on again. With Ben Rothwell being the big winner of last Saturdays event. Rothwell moved into the elite Top 5 heavyweights for the first time in his career and it couldn’t of come at a better time. Rothwell is riding a four...