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Nov 19, 2015 7:13 am

WATCH! Luke Rockhold reveals favorite signature strikes ahead of UFC 194

Luke Rockhold is currently gearing up for his UFC 194 title fight against Chris Weidman on December 12th. Ahead of the fight, Rockhold took some time to break down his 5 signature moves that he likes to use inside the Octagon. Rockhold is currently riding a 4-fight win streak into his bout with Weidman, and...

Nov 19, 2015 7:05 am

FAIL! Top 5 ‘bad choices’ inside the Octagon

We’ve seen plenty of fighters make poor decisions while in the Octagon over the course of the UFC’s 22 year existence. On UFC Now Kenny Florian and Brendan Schaub break down the top 5 poor decisions in the Octagon.

Nov 19, 2015 6:58 am

MUST SEE! Unbelievable rolling knee-bar

[fbvideo link=LINK_TO_FB_VIDEO] 'Imanari' Roll to Knee Bar Very impressive 'Imanari' roll to knee bar by Chris Sodbinow. Uploaded with permission of content owner (fb.me/chris.pacx). Do you want to see your video featured on our page? E-mail it to mmastaff@mixedmartialarts.com Posted by MixedMartialArts.com on Saturday, October 17, 2015 It’s not very often that we see a...

Nov 19, 2015 6:00 am

WATCH! Firas Zahabi breaks down Holm vs. Rousey

Take a look at Tristar Gym head coach Firas Zahabi’s breakdown of what happened in the historic fight between Ronda Rousey and new UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm. Zahabi breaks down the movements, issues and successes that both Holm and Rousey went through in their fight at UFC 193. The video description reads: In this...

Nov 18, 2015 5:10 pm

Royce Gracie speaks on MMA return

Last month it was announced that Royce Gracie would be returning to MMA for a trilogy fight against Ken Shamrock under the Bellator MMA banner in February. While Gracie has been away from MMA competition since 2007, he’s ready to show that at 48 years old he still has what it takes to compete professionally....

Nov 18, 2015 12:19 pm

WATCH! Intense trailer for tonight’s TUF 22 episode

TONIGHT | A fighter who didn't lose is ELIMINATED from competition on an all-new episode of #TUF | 10p ET @FS1 https://t.co/DJoE9xoTmC — The Ultimate Fighter (@UltimateFighter) November 18, 2015 This all new trailer for tonight’s episode of TUF 22 looks to be one of the most intense of the season. As the trailer reveals, for...

Nov 18, 2015 10:05 am

MUST SEE! Fighter knocks out opponent with ‘goliath kick’

Here is a video from back in 2014, but definitely worth a watch with this crazy knockout kick. Jonathan “Jungle Doctor” Tuhu took to the air to deliver this spinning knockout kick to his much larger opponent. The epic kick from Tuhu is timed and landed in a way that makes his opponent go down...

Nov 18, 2015 9:39 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk breaks two records at UFC 193

https://instagram.com/p/-LwjAfICJt/ UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk proved her dominance over contender Valerie Letourneau winning a unanimous decision at UFC 193. Jedrzejczyk put on a performance that broke UFC records in the 5-round championship fight. According to an Instagram post by Jedrzejczyk and the UFC, she connected with 220 significant strikes making that the most...

Nov 18, 2015 9:23 am

On this day: GSP dethrones Matt Hughes

#OnThisDay in 2006: @GeorgesStPierre finally got his title shot & dethroned Matt Hughes! https://t.co/AUP7BA2pAB https://t.co/2AW9V2HFDb — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) November 18, 2015 Talk about a memory! On this day 9 years ago Georges St. Pierre got his rematch against Matt Hughes for the UFC welterweight championship. St. Pierre was able to stop Hughes with strikes in...

Nov 18, 2015 8:24 am

WATCH! Old man knocks out two drunken thieves

[fbvideo link=LINK_TO_FB_VIDEO] VIRAL VIDEO: Drunken thugs try to rob this old man, but little do they know he's a former boxer.. Posted by Sunday World on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 When these two drunk guys attempted to rob an old man, they had no idea that their mark was in fact a retired boxer. Needless...

Nov 17, 2015 8:50 pm

Rich Franklin detained at LAX

Former UFC champion Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin had quite the interesting layover at LAX airport earlier this week. While going through immigration Franklin was detained by immigration officials and reportedly handcuffed and thrown in an isolation cell according to MMAMania. Franklin’s publicist Daphne Ortiz revealed the MMAWeekly that Franklin was not made aware of why he...

Nov 17, 2015 12:04 pm

WATCH! Wanderlei Silva campaigning for all fighters to vote for Bernie Sanders

It looks like Bernie Sanders is a hit amongst some iconic players in the fight game. Ronda Rousey has gone on record to say that she is rooting for Bernie Sanders in his run for the Democratic nomination for President. Now, Wanderlei Silva is campaigning for all fighters to get behind Sanders and #FeelTheBern. Silva...

Nov 17, 2015 11:46 am

Tough Guy Tuesday: Jordin Tootoo

In today’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature National Hockey League enforcer Jordin Tootoo. Jordin Tootoo, who is of Inuit and Ukrainian descent, became both the first Inuk player and the first player to grow up in Nunavut to ever participate in an National Hockey League game when he suited up for the Nashville...

Nov 17, 2015 10:15 am

Dana White comments on Bellator 149 Ken Shamrock vs Royce Gracie 3

UFC President took in some questions from media and fans prior to UFC 193 going down in Melbourne, Australia. One of the questions asked was about the Bellator 149 announced fight between 48-year-old Royce Gracie versus 51-year-old Ken Shamrock. White still seemed a bit baffled at just the thought of the fight and said (transcribed...

Nov 17, 2015 9:06 am

WATCH! Trailer for Holly Holm’s acting debut in ‘Fight Valley’

After winning UFC gold at UFC 193 by knocking out Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm’s trailer for her acting debut in “Fight Valley” was released. Holm stars alongside female MMA stars Miesha Tate and Cris Cyborg. The description captioned on the YouTube trailer reads: “When Tory Coro is found dead in the streets of Fight Valley...

Nov 17, 2015 8:37 am

Cyborg responds to penis comments from Rogan & Hinchcliffe

Following UFC 193, where Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey, UFC commentator Joe Rogan did an episode of ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’ with comedian Tony Hinchcliffe. During the course of the podcast, the two comics took aim at Cris Cyborg, and made some pretty harsh jokes about her. Our transcription of...

Nov 17, 2015 8:27 am

MUST SEE! Rousey back in America, hides face from cameras

Ronda Rousey is back in the United States after her devastating UFC 193 loss to Holly Holm on Saturday in Melbourne Australia. After getting off the plane alongside boyfriend Travis Browne, Rousey covered her face with a hood, her hair, and even a pillow. Check out the video above.

Nov 17, 2015 7:50 am

MUST SEE! Miesha Tate’s live reaction to Rousey loss: “F**k Ronda Rousey”

Miesha Tate was watching UFC 193 with fans, who used a microphone to have Tate give her live reaction to Holly Holm’s KO win over Ronda Rousey. Tate has been on the receiving end of much of Rousey’s trash talk and anger over the course of the last few years. Recently, Rousey said that Tate’s...

Nov 17, 2015 7:43 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan disagreed with Rousey vs. Holm matchup BEFORE the fight

On Saturday, Holly Holm knocked out Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 and shocked the world. Interestingly enough, we found this hidden gem of a clip from Joe Rogan and Brendan Schaub on The Joe Rogan Experience from before the fight explaining why Rousey vs. Holm was a mismatch. In addition, someone stated that Holm’s standup...

Nov 17, 2015 7:05 am

WATCH! Intense new “UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor” Promo

In all the hype of Holly Holm knocking out Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, many have neglected to remember that UFC 194 is now less than a month away! The event goes down December 12th, and also features a co-main event bout between Chris Weidman and Luke Rockhold. Catch the all new McGregor vs. Aldo...

Nov 17, 2015 12:38 am

Mayweather Boxing Club reacts to Ronda Rousey losing to Holly Holm

Mayweather and Rousey have constantly thrown jabs at each other, Ronda claiming that she would beat Mayweather in a real fight and even UFC president Dana White claiming Ronda would rag doll Floyd. After suffering the toughest loss of her mixed martial arts career, it seems most everyone in the world has something to say...

Nov 16, 2015 7:11 pm

Flashback: Holly Holm knocked out in boxing match

Holly Holm shocked the world when she knocked out one of the most dominant UFC champions in Ronda Rousey at UFC 193. For the past 2 days the world has exploded with videos and images of the brutal knock out. But things were not always so nice for the newly crowned UFC champion. In this...

Nov 16, 2015 1:13 pm

WATCH! Holly Holm gets emotional after beating Ronda Rousey

Holly Holm had the odds stacked against her as she was walking into the octagon on Saturday evening at “UFC 193” in Melbourne, Australia. Based on the fact alone that Ronda Rousey had been on a tear before-hand, bookies and critics counted Holm out entirely as soon as the fight was announced. With millions of...

Nov 15, 2015 4:38 pm

Nick Diaz attributes Ronda Rousey’s loss to a ‘simple mistake’

The world of mixed martial arts could not believe their eyes on Saturday evening when they watched Ronda Rousey, one of the most dominant athletes to ever step foot in the octagon, suffer her first loss by way of a brutal knockout. Bookies tried to label Holm as one of the biggest underdogs in a...

Nov 15, 2015 2:24 pm

WATCH! Go behind the scenes with McGregor and Aldo in this UFC 194 Promo

With “UFC 193” in the books, we are only weeks away from watching Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo clash at “UFC 194”! Las Vegas, Nevada will host one of the biggest events of the year on December 12th and, once again, UFC spent a great deal of money hyping the card. While UFC Middleweight Champion...