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Aug 1, 2015 5:00 am

Ronda Rousey Will Dedicate UFC 190 To ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper

Yesterday the world learned that pro wresting icon ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper had passed away at 61 years old. Of course, Piper is the source UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s nickname and in fact passed it on to her. Rousey will fight tonight, in Brazil at UFC 190, against Bethe Correia and will dedicate the fight...

Aug 1, 2015 4:54 am

COACH: ‘Rousey Could Win World Boxing Title’

“I know she can do it. I know she wins the boxing world title. Ronda has nothing to prove to me. I know what kind of fighter I have on my hands.” That’s what Ronda Rousey’s coach, Edmond Tarverdyan, said to MMAFighting about his fighters stand up abilities. Rousey hasn’t shown much striking in the...

Aug 1, 2015 4:40 am

Miesha Tate Doubled Up On Sports Bras After UFC on FOX 16 Wardrobe Malfunction

“I doubled-up after I saw that. I didn’t see it, but I heard about it. I was like, ‘I’m putting on another sports bra, and I don’t care.’ It was a Reebok (sports bra), but it wasn’t part of the uniform. “I was like, ‘I don’t care. I’m putting it on. You can’t make me...

Aug 1, 2015 4:33 am

Gina Carano And ‘Cyborg’ Meet Again At Lion Fight 23

Cris Cyborg derailed the Gina Carano hype train back in the day but now, six years later, it seems as though they couldn’t be happier to meet again. The two ran into each other while at Lion Fight 23. Check it out! https://instagram.com/criscyborg/ 6 years later ☺️ .@criscyborg and still one of the nicest people...

Aug 1, 2015 4:00 am

‘Big Nog’ Predicts Fight Of The Night Against Stefan Struve

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira is prepared to step into the octagon against his biggest opponent to date in Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve. While the former PRIDE Heavyweight Champion has fought in several fights against tall opponents, nobody matches up to the seven foot tall monster that is Struve. Despite the height difference, “Big Nog” not only predicts...

Aug 1, 2015 2:00 am

UFC 190 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 5

On Episode 5 of UFC 190 Embedded, women’s bantamweight title challenger Bethe Correia maintains a frenetic pace in the hours leading up to weigh-in, while champion Ronda Rousey takes a more sedate approach. The stars of the card are joined at the hotel by featherweight champion and local hero Jose Aldo. After one last round...

Aug 1, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! UFC Q&A with Jose Aldo, Fabricio Werdum, and Rafael dos Anjos

Three champions graced the stage in Brazil for a question and answer session with the fans. Hear what UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo, UFC Lightweight Champion Rafael dos Anjos and UFC Heavyweight Champion Fabricio Werdum had to say to the fans in the replay above! ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

Aug 1, 2015 2:00 am

Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve Completely Dwarves “Bigfoot”!

Antonio Silva’s nickname isn’t “Bigfoot” for no reason; the heavyweight is an absolute giant. At 6’4″ tall with a jaw the size of a truck, Silva is used to intimidating normal sized people with his physical prowess. There are only a handful of men in this world that can make “Bigfoot” look like a child,...

Jul 31, 2015 5:16 pm

Roddy Piper On Passing ‘Rowdy’ On To Rousey

Sad news just recently hit the web, reporting that pro wrestling icon ‘Rowdy’ Ronda Rousey has passed away at the age of 61. Piper was defiantly one of the best in the wrestling world, but he also had major ties to MMA. The name ‘Rowdy’ for instance can be seen and heard tomorrow night, as...

Jul 31, 2015 4:28 pm

RIP ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper––Wrestling Legend Dies At 61

Professional wrestling icon and the man who gave UFC champion Ronda Rousey her ‘Rowdy’, Roddy Piper, has died. According to TMZ Sports, the wrestling superstar passed away on Thursday night in his home due to cardiac arrest. Roderick George Toombs, his real name, was found in his home on Friday. He was 61 years-old. In...

Jul 31, 2015 4:10 pm

Werdum Wants A Piece Of That McGregor vs. Aldo Money

“I want to fight on the Aldo vs. McGregor card. Fans want to watch this fight, so I’m willing to fight there.” “For sure, I would be down to fight in the co-main event. There’s a lot of expectation for this fight between Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo, it will get a lot of attention....

Jul 31, 2015 3:18 pm

Anderson Silva Will Be At UFC 190

“I have been talking to Anderson, he arrives today. He couldn’t come on Tuesday due to personal issues, but we will have dinner together tonight and he will watch the fights and be with us.” Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira revealed to Brazilian media outlet Combate, that his friend and training partner Anderson Silva will be in...

Jul 31, 2015 3:09 pm

Thiago Alves Will Drop To 155, Eyes 2015 Fight

Thiago Alves will be making a move in weight classes. He’s dropping from welterweight (170) to lightweight (155). UFC Tonight reported the news, also saying that Alves would like to make his lightweight debut sometime this year. It’s kind of odd to think about, considering he’s had issues making the welterweight weight limit and actually...

Jul 31, 2015 2:46 pm

REPLAY! ‘UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia’ Weigh-Ins

Tune into today’s UFC 190 weigh-ins and see Ronda Rousey and Bethe Correia step on the scales and get in each other’s faces. Also, see both Nogueira brothers and Shogun Rua. Catch the full replay above! ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction