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Jun 17, 2015 12:48 pm

Championship Swagger — ‘Hey Penne! You will feel the POLISH POWER’

UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will defend her title this weekend in Berlin, against Jessica Penne. The build up for the fight hasn’t been the heaviest, but there has been some nice nice pieces of trash talk between the two women. Here’s the latest from the champ to the challenger, via The MMA Hour: “I’ve...

Jun 17, 2015 12:15 pm

Popular UFC Fighter To Star In Hit TV Show ‘Amazing Race’

The UFC will be making an appearance on primetime television, sort of. UFC fighter Elias Theodorou announced on social media that he will be a contestant on the upcoming season of ‘The Amazing Race Canada’. Theodorou is the champion of TUF Nations: Bisping vs. Kennedy and is undefeated at 12-0. Theodorou will compete with his...

Jun 17, 2015 11:58 am

RIPPED! Shammy Still Buff While Hitting Weird Head-Shaped Pad

Training with @teamhurricaneawesome using #allstrike A video posted by Ken Shamrock (@kenshamrockofficial) on Jun 16, 2015 at 8:03pm PDT Check out Ken Shamrock, looking ripped and ready for his scrap with Kimbo Slice this Friday at Bellator 138. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 17, 2015 11:46 am

Revenge Fights A Must For UFC’s Mirko Cro Cop

The UFC heavyweight and all around MMA legend enjoyed getting his revenge against Gabriel Gonzaga and says he would like to go after a few more of the fighters that have beaten him over the years. Cro Cop said, on his website, that there are those who he wants to fight again, and those that...

Jun 17, 2015 11:27 am

‘Jacare’ Souza: ‘Give Me Belfort, I Will Fight Him’

  “I don’t think (Rockhold) fought tougher fighters, I don’t know why people say that. He fought Tim Boetsch, who has more holes in his game than Swiss cheese. He fought Costa Phillipou, who can’t stop a takedown — but his merits for beating him standing. I fought Okami, who is tougher than them. I...

Jun 17, 2015 11:08 am

Jessica Penne Would Have Taken Rematch With ‘Karate Hottie’ Over Title Shot

“I saw her try to flirt and bat her eyes at [UFC president] Dana [White] and [CEO] Lorenzo [Fertitta]. I asked Shelby, because he was there. I said, ‘Shelby, is she gonna come over?’ He said, ‘We don’t have anything yet.’ I said, ‘As soon as that happens, I want her.'” “I’ve been asking for...

Jun 17, 2015 10:57 am

Brazil’s Bethe Correia Inks 8 Fight Extension With The UFC

Bethe Correia just signed a new UFC contract, spanning eight fights. The UFC bantamweight, who will be fighting champion Ronda Rousey in Brazil, posted on her Instagram that she has signed a new 8 fight UFC contract. The build up for UFC 190 is starting to ramp up, do you think this fight will be...

Jun 17, 2015 10:44 am

UFC Champ Rousey Explains Change In Walkout Theme

UFC champion Ronda Rousey is known for a lot of things, including her walk-out song, Joan Jett’s “Bad Reputation”. Rousey talked to Marc Myers from The Wall Street Journal about her song and how it came to be. Here’s an excerpt: “Lots of professional fighters want their walkout song to sound like the “Rocky” theme—you know, regal...

Jun 17, 2015 9:38 am

REACTIONS! UFC Fighters React To The 2015 NBA Finals

Check out how the MMA world reacted to the NBA finals last night. The Golden State Warriors were victorious and are now the champions, hooray. UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is a huge Cavaliers fan, so things didn’t really go his way, but still he managed to find the positive. Someone should probably have a conversation...

Jun 17, 2015 9:20 am

Nogueira Nervous Ahead Of Shared UFC Slot With Brother

“I don’t like it, it makes me nervous, man. I never liked it. Rodrigo tricked me, because my fight was scheduled first.” “A lot has changed since then. I was very focused on boxing, but now I have improved my takedown defense. I have been facing a lot of wrestlers, so I have been able...

Jun 17, 2015 8:51 am

Melvin Guillard Planning On 10 Year Run With Bellator, Retiring Filthy Rich

“I want to get myself set for retirement and when I’m done with fighting; I feel like I still have at least another 10 years of fighting. People say that’s too long, but I want to fight until my body can’t fight anymore. When it’s over and it’s done and I retire, there’s no going...

Jun 17, 2015 8:29 am

Stefan Struve ‘Putting The Last Couple Of Years Behind Him’

“He’s an amazing fighter, but I really want to show that I’m back and that I left a couple of rough years behind me. I want to show that I’m the better fighter wherever the fight goes. I want to take care of business and make it as fast as possible. I want to knock...

Jun 17, 2015 7:50 am

Diego Brandao’s Promise? Finish All His Fights In The First

“Sean Shelby told me I will fight soon. He told me to keep my weight down because I will fight soon. I haven’t stopped training since my fight with Jimy Hettes. I want to enter the top 10 of the division. That’s my first goal now.” “I almost fought in Manila, at the Edgar vs....

Jun 17, 2015 7:44 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy Breaks Down UFC Fight Night Berlin (Part 1)

UFC Breakdown is an in-depth, hands-on Fight Night preview show featuring Dan Hardy. In part 1, Hardy goes through the fight card, highlighting the “ones to watch” plus Dan joins Scott Askham at his gym in Manchester. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 17, 2015 7:31 am

Cyborg’s Training Is…Unusual

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Jun 17, 2015 7:23 am

Matt Brown: ‘Werdum Is Not The GOAT’

“He just now got the belt, he just now unified the belt. It’s kind of like saying Weidman is the greatest because he beat one of the greatest. You’ve got to make your own way. The whole ‘greatest of all time’ is not a linear thing. You don’t take that from someone just because you...

Jun 17, 2015 7:10 am

Why Anthony Pettis Used MMA To Get Away From Street Violence

“Right now, Milwaukee’s murder rate is like up 180 percent. It’s one of our worst spring/summers and it hasn’t even started yet. Me growing up, I lost my dad at a young age. He was killed across the street from my house. Growing up with something like that happening to you, I had both options....

Jun 17, 2015 6:59 am

Bobby Green Is No Longer Fighting Al Iaquinta

Bobby Green and Al Iaquinta is no more. Green has been forced to pull out of the fight due to injury. The UFC has not yet announced any replacement for Green. The two fighters seemed to be building up their fight well, throwing trash talk at each other and calling out each others fighting styles...

Jun 17, 2015 6:53 am

New York Senate Passes MMA Bill

The New York senate has passed the MMA bill, that would make the sport legal in New York. This has happened seven times in the past 6 years. The real challenge is getting it passed in the Assembly. Here’s an excerpt from Politics On The Hudson: For the seventh time in the past six years...