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Aug 9, 2015 2:00 am

Pro Wrestler Bill Goldberg lifts Urijah Faber AND Nick Diaz over his head!

The worlds of professional wrestling and mixed martial arts often clash in the strangest of ways. UFC’s Urijah Faber and Nick Diaz were at the GLORY fights this past weekend and ran into former WWE and WCW pro wrestler Bill Goldberg! Goldberg is a spokesperson for GLORY Kickboxing in North America, but is still as...

Aug 9, 2015 1:00 am

Michael Johnson: It’s obvious I won that fight

Michael Johnson let the fight go to the judges decision and he paid for it. Fans in attendance thought Johnson had done enough to take the fight by way of unanimous decision, but two judges scored the fight in favor of Beneil Dariush! Find out why Johnson believes should have been the one to get...

Aug 8, 2015 10:50 pm

UFC Fight Night 73 Live Gate And Attendance Numbers Revealed

UFC Fight Night 73 is all wrapped up and the fights are over. In the main event UFC light heavyweight Glover Teixeira defeated Ovince Saint Preux in the third round by putting him to sleep with a rear naked choke. In the co-main event Michael Johnson took on Beneil Dariush and somehow lost a split...

Aug 8, 2015 10:40 pm

UFC Fight Night 73 Bonus Report: Despite Losing, OSP Picks Up Extra $50K

UFC Fight Night 73 is in the books and four fighters from the night picked up an extra $50K. At the post fight press conference it was announced that the fighters in the main event, Ovince Saint Preux and Glover Teixeira, earned fight of the night and Amanda Nunes and Marlon Vera picked up performances...

Aug 8, 2015 10:34 pm

REPORT: Overeem vs. JDS Set To Take Place In Dallas

UFC heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Junior Dos Santos might be meeting in the octagon. That’s according to UFC commentator Joe Rogan. On Saturday night, during his live podcast, Rogan let it slip that he had already worked on countdown segments for the fight. From the way Rogan acted after saying it, it’s apparent he probably...

Aug 8, 2015 10:10 pm

REPLAY! ‘UFC Fight Night 73’ Post Fight Press Conference

Watch the UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Saint Preux Post-fight Press Conference live following the event. Hear from the winners of the night and see who picked up the extra bonuses!! ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction [ooyala code=”w2aHFwdjr22EEGhgac8QJfRqzUOarSwy” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=“640″ height=“360″ auto=”true”]

Aug 8, 2015 10:01 pm

UFN 73 Results: Glover Teixeira Puts OSP To Sleep In The Third

UFC light heavyweights Ovince Saint Preux and Glover Teixeira battled in the night’s main event. Glover came out and threw the first punch. Preux countered, then Glover went for a takedown and got it. Preux was able to get to his feet right away. Glover at a shot to the groin when they were cliched...

Aug 8, 2015 9:25 pm

UFN 73 Results: Beneil Dariush Wins Head Scratching Decision Over Johnson

In the co-main event lightweights Beneil Dariush took on Michael Johnson. Dariush lands first with a leg kick. Moments later he goes down like he’s looking for a takedown, but decides not to. Then he tries for a jumping knee, misses. Johnson kept the pressure on, landed a nice leg kick. Both fighters throw punches...

Aug 8, 2015 8:48 pm

UFN 73 Results: Derek Brunson Goes Crazy On Sam Alvey, Puts Him Away Early

Sam Alvey and Derek Brunson faced off in the octagon on the main card of UFC Fight Night 73. Right away Brunson came out with a big punch that missed. Then he clinched and put Alvey on the cage. From there Brunson looked to land big uppercuts and punches. Brunson lost his mind and stated...

Aug 8, 2015 8:31 pm

UFN 72 Results: Jared Rosholt Survives Third Round Onslaught To Grab Decision

Heavyweights collided in the octagon when Timothy Johnson took on Jared Rosholt. There was a feeling out process, with both fighters remaining patient. Eventually Rosholt pushed Johnson to the cage in the clinch. Johnson reversed him, but Rosholt regained the position. Johnson eventually got Rosholt down for a brief moment before he jumped back to...

Aug 8, 2015 7:53 pm

UFN 73 Results: Amanda Nunes Destroys McMann, Drops Her And Gets Submission

  The women duked it out in Nashville when Sara McMann met Amanda Nunes in the octagon. Right away Nunes lands a nice combo. McMann moved in and Nunes landed a few punches. McMann gabbed her and tried for a body lock takedown but Nunes did a good job of defending and getting free. Nunes...

Aug 8, 2015 7:32 pm

UFN 73 Results: Ray Borg Smothers Herrera For Three Rounds En Route To UD

The first fight on the main card went down between Ray Borg and Geane Herrera. Early in round one Borg secured a takedown. He worked to move to half guard. Herrera tried to reverse but Borg held on and stayed on top. Borg went for a guillotine. He was on top. Herrera tried to roll...

Aug 8, 2015 6:46 pm

UFN 73 Results: Uriah Hall Makes Quick Work Of UFC Newcomer

In the featured prelim of the night Oluwale Bamgbose took on Uriah Hall. Bamgbose came out quick, landing body kicks and leg kicks. Hall looked to be the more clam fighter, waiting to strike. Bamgbose slipped and Hall went down into his full guard. Hall stayed active on top, looking to posture up and land...

Aug 8, 2015 6:31 pm

UFN 73 Results: Chris Camozzi Gets UD Win In Grueling Fight With Watson

Chris Camozzi took on Tom Watson in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night 73 prelims. The fighters clinched early. Each fighter struggled for position and landed short knees and punches. They broke away and it was Camozzi who landed a nice combo. Watson shot in and Camozzi immediately locked up a guillotine. It...

Aug 8, 2015 5:57 pm

UFN 73 Results: Dustin Ortiz Dominates Gates On The Ground, Earns TKO Finish

The flyweights took the stage when Willie ‘Whoop as*’ Gates took on Dustin Ortiz. Gates came out on fire. He threw a big front kick right away but missed. He landed a few nice punches, then Ortiz moved in and grabbed him for the clinch. He pushed Gates to the cage and looked for a...

Aug 8, 2015 5:29 pm

UFN 73 Results: Frankie Saenz Grabs The Split Decision After Three Round Scrap

In the first fight on the FS2 prelims, bantamweights Sirwan Kakai and Frankie Saenz faed off in the octagon. Saenz stuck first with a leg kick, then Kakai return the favor. Saenz then landed with a massive body shot. Kakai landed another leg kick. Saenz came forward and found a home for that body kick...

Aug 8, 2015 4:39 pm

UFN 73 Results: Jonathan Wilson Needs Less Than A Minute To KO Dempsey

Light heavyweights Jonathan Wilson and Chris Dempsey duked it out in the final prelim on UFC Fight Pass. Wilson attacked first with two punches, but both were blocked. Wilson then moved in and clinched briefly on the cage, then they broke away. Then Wilson or ‘Johnny Bravo’, landed a super quick left hand that put...

Aug 8, 2015 4:18 pm

UFN 73 Results: Marlon Vera Forces Salazar To Tap In Round 2

Roman Salazar took on Marlon Vera in the second fight of the night, broadcast on UFC Fight Pass. Salazar went for the takedown early and got it, but in the process almost got reversed and caught in am armbar. He got out and took top control, working in Vera’s full guard. Salazar seemed content with...

Aug 8, 2015 3:58 pm

UFN 73 Results: Scott Holtzman Makes Impressive Debut, Finishes It In The Third

In the first fight of the night Anthony Christodoulou took on Scott Holtzman. Right away Anthony came out and pressed forward. He went for some kind of kick, but tripped. Holtzman landed a nice leg kick. He then trips. Holtzman landed another leg kick, almost ate a big counter. Holtzman gets the clinch and pushes...

Aug 8, 2015 2:59 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 73’ Results

UFC Fight Night: Nashville kicks off tonight at 6:30 PM ET on UFC Fight Pass. In the night’s main event we’ll see a light heavyweight scrap between Ovince Saint Preux and Glover Teixeira. Also on the main card will be an important lightweight battle between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush. During the prelims flashy striker...

Aug 8, 2015 12:45 pm

Welcome To The ‘Johnny Hollywood Show’––UFC’s Johnny Case Ready To Entertain

At twenty-six years old UFC lightweight Johnny ‘Hollywood’ Case is concerned more with the journey rather than the destination, at least at this point in his career. Case is 21-4, 3-0 in the UFC and currently carries around an eleven fight win streak. ‘Hollywood’ is in no hurry though and currently sees his run in...

Aug 8, 2015 12:44 pm

Martin Kampmann Speaks Out––Talks Leaving Team Alpha Male

Martin Kampmann, former UFC fighter, has been Team Alpha Males coach for the past year. Now, he will be leaving the team and moving onto to different ventures. The news was first reported on UFC Tonight, but on the latest episode of Stud Show Radio, Kampmann was a guest and set the record straight. Kampmann...

Aug 8, 2015 12:02 pm

Wanderlei Calls Out Rousey: ‘Fight Cyborg Or Shut Up’

MMA legend Wanderlei Silva recently spoke with TMZ Sports and said UFC champion Ronda Rousey needs to fight Cyborg or just stop talking. What do you think? ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction [ooyala code=”w2aHFwdjr22EEGhgac8QJfRqzUOarSwy” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=“640″ height=“360″ auto=”true”]

Aug 8, 2015 9:14 am

Cyborg Slams Rousey, Makes A Special Offer To The Champ

Invicta FC featherweight champion Cristiane Cyborg Santos is upping the ante in order to secure a fight with UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. She recently went on her official Facebook and posted a photo of Rousey with the caption ‘Straight Outta Excuse’. She also wrote in the post that she’s willing to do a fight...

Aug 8, 2015 8:14 am

Tito: ‘UFC offered Cyborg a fight with Rousey at Cowboys Stadium’

According to ‘The Huntington Beach Bad Boy’ Tito Ortiz, the UFC have already offered Cyborg a fight with champion Ronda Rousey at AT&T Stadium and she agreed. Now Rousey’s team just has to agree, again, according to Tito Ortiz. ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction [ooyala code=”w2aHFwdjr22EEGhgac8QJfRqzUOarSwy” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=“640″ height=“360″ auto=”true”]

Aug 8, 2015 7:37 am

Things Get Awkward For Khabib And Pettis During Bus Ride

  UFC lightweights Khabib Nurmagomedov and Anthony Pettis haven’t exactly been supportive when it comes to their back and forth on social media. After Pettis lost the title to Rafael dos Anjos, Khabib took to Twitter and told him to back to the prelims. After Khabib got injured again and had to pull out of...

Aug 8, 2015 7:18 am

Reebok Rep Comments On ‘Stitch’ And ‘Giblert’

  Reebok has come under a lot of fire recently. With the name screw ups on UFC fighters jerseys, to the not so great reception from fans regarding the UFC Fight Kits and of course the firing of cutman ‘Stitch’ Duran. Director Michael Lunardelli recently spoke on The MMA Hour about several of these topics...

Aug 8, 2015 5:58 am

Ovince Saint Preux: ‘I Have The Most KO Power In The Division’

  “He comes from a strong gym and has KO power. He’s well-rounded all across the board. I’ve faced top fighters before, too. It’s just one of those things where if I go in there and implement my gameplan. If I go in there with the natural killer instinct I usually have, I’ll have no...