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Aug 17, 2015 6:59 am

FACEOFF! Shaq has a BIT of a size advantage over Nate Diaz…

Shaquille O’Neal may tower over Nate Diaz at seven feet-one inch tall, but this is a sport where size isn’t everything! It is no secret that Shaq is an avid Ultimate Fighting Championship fan and he recently got to step on the mats with one of the most popular fighters in the octagon today. Diaz...

Aug 17, 2015 6:00 am

Donald Cerrone’s long road to a UFC Lightweight Title shot

Before WEC merged with UFC in 2010, smaller fighters always had the stigma that they could not consistently provide exciting fights. The fact that WEC became such a commodity that UFC eventually absorbed it proved the theory to be a myth as fighters like Jose Aldo, Dominick Cruz, and Urijah Faber have put on some...

Aug 17, 2015 1:04 am

Over 15 fighters turned down this undefeated bantamweight

Perfect record in mixed martial arts? Check. Several Brazilian-jiu-jitsu world championships to his name? Check. Intimidating nickname? Yep. It turns out there are SEVERAL reasons why over fifteen fighters pulled out of their fights after finding out just how bad of a man Augusto Mendes is. The name shouldn’t ring a bell to casual MMA...

Aug 17, 2015 1:00 am

Cole Miller and Mark Hunt cruise the streets of Thailand!

Mark Hunt is one of the baddest men to ever grace the octagon. Whether he is supplying the fans with walk-off knockouts or taking a heartbreaking beating, he brings the fans to their feet in support of “The Super Samoan”. Hunt is cruising the streets of Phuket, Thailand on his motorbike with fellow badass Cole...

Aug 17, 2015 1:00 am

WATCH! Ben Askren shows off strength by CRUSHING watermelons!

Ben Askren is arguably the best welterweight fighting outside of the octagon. He is a former Bellator champion, the reigning ONE Welterweight Champion, AND an olympian. His style of fighting may not be the most popular, but it surely gets the job done and his record proves it— he has NEVER lost a fight! When...

Aug 17, 2015 1:00 am

PLAYBOY! Luke Rockhold had a good weekend

Luke Rockhold has many reputations in the world of mixed martial arts. Inside the octagon, he is a championship contender who has finished his last four opponents. Outside of the octagon, he is a lady’s man who doesn’t have to work TOO hard to impress the women. Rockhold spent his Sunday out on the water...

Aug 17, 2015 1:00 am

Luke Rockhold gets up close with T-Swift

Luke Rockhold is riding a wave of momentum right now that can push him into the throne of the UFC’s middleweight division if he defeats Chris Weidman at UFC 194. Rockhold recently took a jab at Weidman for hanging out with “A-list” celebrities, but the challenger couldn’t pass up the opportunity to snap a picture...

Aug 17, 2015 1:00 am

WATCH! Did boxing’s best knockout of 2015 just happen?

Premier Boxing Championship may have just given fight fans the best boxing knockout of the year. PBC’s strategy of showcasing their fights on several different networks seems to be paying off as more eyes are watching their product than ever before. Marco Huck failed to defend his cruiserweight championship this past weekend against Krysztof Glowacki,...

Aug 16, 2015 7:14 pm

Bethe Correia breaks silence and fires back at Ronda Rousey!

Bethe Correia has stayed under the radar since her devastating loss to Ronda Rousey in Brazil at “UFC 190”. “Rowdy” Rousey disposed of her in just thirty-four seconds, essentially making “Pitbull” pay for all the trash talk she dealt in the weeks leading up to the fight. Correia released a statement from her Instagram, explaining...

Aug 16, 2015 6:55 pm

Woodley vows to beat Hendricks ‘like he’s never been beat before’

With only one loss to his name since November 2013, Tyron Woodley is just one step away from guaranteeing himself a shot at the UFC Welterweight Championship. In his way is former champion Johny Hendricks, acting as a road block in Woodley’s path to gold. UFC 192 will host Hendricks and Woodley’s meeting on October...

Aug 16, 2015 5:44 pm

Booking Roundup: Velasquez gets his rematch with Werdum!

It was still a BIG news week for the men and ladies of the octagon. Several fights were announced including a rematch for the UFC Heavyweight Championship between Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez! Get caught up on all the latest fight announcements in this week’s “Booking Roundup”! UFC Fight Night 74 Rick Story has been...

Aug 16, 2015 5:32 pm

Maldonado calls out 6 fighters and only 1 accepted the challenge!

Fabio Maldonado just sent out a shotgun burst of challenges to the light heavyweight division! Maldonado’s stock rose at the end of his fight with “Rampage” as he not only proved he was tough enough to hang with legends, but “Rampage” said he earned his respect that night. Maldonado is looking to get back to...

Aug 16, 2015 5:15 pm

Bas Rutten: Anderson Silva changed his story three times

Anderson Silva’s controversial drug test from UFC 183 is finally behind him, no matter how unfavorable the consequences are. The Nevada State Athletic Commission listened to everything Anderson Silva and his representatives had to say about his UFC 183 drug test failure and still chose to suspend him for a year, as well as fine...

Aug 16, 2015 4:06 pm

“The Reem” recalls his first big win over Vitor Belfort in PRIDE

Before Alistair Overeem ever became a contender to the UFC heavyweight championship, he was struggling to pick up his first big win that would put him on the map. “The Reem” started out his professional fighting career as a kickboxer before he quickly added “mixed martial artist” to his resume. Overeem balanced the two gigs...

Aug 16, 2015 3:51 pm

WATCH! UFC Fighters Predict Max Holloway vs. Charles Oliveira

Charles Oliveira will have his opportunity to crack the top five of the UFC’s featherweight division when he goes toe-to-toe with fifth-ranked Max Holloway in the main event of “UFC Fight Night 74”. The card is set to take place next weekend live from the SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Check out how UFC...

Aug 16, 2015 3:35 pm

Khan: Mayweather is afraid to fight me because he knows I will win

“I really believe Mayweather thinks I will beat him… And he definitely is scared. That’s the reason this fight isn’t happening. I really know how to beat him.” “You need to be physically bigger than Floyd Mayweather as well. And I am. I think Floyd knowing all these advantages I have, he’s probably thinking, ‘I’ve...

Aug 16, 2015 3:15 pm

Chael Sonnen’s gives his take on Anderson Silva’s ‘silly’ defense

Anderson Silva’s hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission has come and gone and it was as bizarre as it could have been. Regardless of what hit Salt-N-Pepa songs played during the conference call, the verdict is in and “The Spider” is officially suspended for a calendar year from his failed drug test. Silva claimed...

Aug 16, 2015 2:19 pm

Former MMA flyweight champion shot and killed in the Philippines

A former Pacific Xtreme Combat flyweight champion was gunned down in Davao City for unknown reasons on August 16th, 2016. Davao City Police Department confirmed the tragic shooting of Ale Cali but have yet to give out any details surrounding the situation. PXC’s Chief Operating Officer JP Calvo released a statement on the matter: “We...

Aug 16, 2015 1:59 pm

Big John: ‘The UFC cage is too big and gives fighters room to flee’

‘I think the original UFC cage is a little to big and gives too much room for fighters to flee. The cage that the UFC uses in some of their smaller shows is 25ft and I think that is the perfect size’ Sometimes smaller IS better. The size of the octagon has never been a...

Aug 16, 2015 12:56 pm

MMA fighter wins title while 12 weeks pregnant

Every now and then, a story pops up that is equally as amazing as it is terrifying. Today’s case and point is the story of a fighter named Kinberly Novaes who actually won a championship while twelve weeks pregnant! Novaes went toe-to-toe with Renata Baldan in the inaugural Noxxi event to decide the fate of...