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Jun 16, 2015 6:42 am

Alvarez Slams Nate Diaz: ‘F*ck You! You’re F*cking Next!’

“Look, Nick and Nate, we’ve been pretty cool. I’ve seen them at other promotions. We crossed paths at DREAM before, Nick saw my nose bleeding and offered me some medicine to help out. They always seem like super respectful, nice dudes. Even Nate, I am cool with him. But, when I went there to Mexico,...

Jun 15, 2015 8:20 pm

Mark Hunt on His Next Fight: ‘I Don’t Deserve to Headline’

The last time Mark Hunt stepped into the octagon, he took a serious beating at the hands of top-contender Stipe Miocic. Despite the beatdown, fans still cheered Hunt back to his feet and cheered him on as he tried to fight back at the start of every round. Needless to say, Hunt has always been...

Jun 15, 2015 7:31 pm

Betting Odds! Kimbo Opens As Heavy Favorite Over Shamrock

Heavyweights Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock are slated to finally square off in the cage this Friday evening on Spike at Bellator 138. Bookies didn’t have a lot to work with on this main-event as both fighters haven’t been active in the MMA community lately, but the odds are in nonetheless! 5Dimes labels Kimbo Slice...

Jun 15, 2015 7:18 pm

Penne: ‘Jedrzejczyk’s Face-Off Reminds Me of Gollum’

Jessica Penne just made things personal! Joanna Jedrzejczyk is scheduled to defend her UFC Strawweight Championship this weekend at UFC Fight Night 69, but they may get physical before then with this trash talk! Every time I see my opponents face off stance I think of gollum lol. Get used to eating that penne pasta...

Jun 15, 2015 7:08 pm

Machida Predicts UFC Champ Weidman Will Defeat Rockhold

UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman made another successful title defense at UFC 187 when he made quick work of Vitor Belfort, defeating him in just one round. It didn’t take long for Dana White to announce that Luke Rockhold was next in line a shot at the gold, although a date has yet to be...

Jun 15, 2015 5:05 pm

CM Punk Talks UFC Debut: ‘I Wouldn’t Be Mad If It Was in 2016’

Since the announcement was made at the end of 2014, the mixed martial arts community has been buzzing about the details surrounding CM Punk’s UFC debut. Punk chose to train with Duke Roufus in Milwaukee, so he has the likes of Anthony Pettis and Ben Askren getting him ready for his octagon debut. When will...

Jun 15, 2015 4:43 pm

Jedrzejczyk to Penne: ‘You’re Going to Feel the Polish Power’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk is set to defend her Women’s Strawweight Championship this weekend against Jessica Penne at UFC Fight Night 69. Jedrzejczyk’s first title defense is no walk in the park, but she is confident she will be able to make it past Penne this Saturday when they meet in Berlin, Germany. “I’m coming, Jessica. You...

Jun 15, 2015 4:11 pm

Werdum: ‘I Was Laughing Before Velasquez Tapped Out’

Fabricio Werdum went into enemy territory and walked out with the prize at “UFC 188”, and he did it all with a smile on his face. Cain Velasquez lost his UFC Heavyweight Championship Saturday when he essentially dove into a submission in the third round. As Werdum was fighting off a takedown, he caught Velasquez’s...

Jun 15, 2015 3:09 pm

Booking Roundup: Former WSOF Champion Set to Debut at UFC 190

It was a big week for Joe Silva as he worked his matchmaking-magic to create some interesting bouts for the near future. Catch up by checking out this week’s edition of our booking roundup! UFC Fight Night 69 Gets a Fight… Peter Sobotta was originally scheduled to face Sergio Moraes this Saturday, but Moraes was...

Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...

Jun 15, 2015 2:45 pm

Coker: ‘Kimbo/Shamrock Could Be Highest Rated Fight in Bellator History’

Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar shattered Bellator ratings in November when they clashed in the main-event of Bellator 131. Ortiz smothered and dominated Bonnar in a one sided victory, and the two teased a follow up bout to break more records. Scott Coker doesn’t think they will need a rematch to break records as Ken...

Jun 15, 2015 2:03 pm

‘I Can Expose Werdum’s Many Weaknesses and Beat Him’

Alistair Overeem and Fabricio Werdum are no strangers when it comes to heavyweight competition. The two previously met in Strikeforce in the opening round of the heavyweight grand prix. The fight was uneventful and saw Werdum asking to take the fight to the ground, trying to avoid striking with the K-1 World Grand Prix Champion....

Jun 15, 2015 1:50 pm

Alvarez Breaks Down Nate Diaz Altercation: ‘I Told Him He’s Next’

Eddie Alvarez walked out of the octagon in Mexico City, Mexico with his hands held high as he fought for and earned a tough split decision win. An argument could be made for either Alvarez or Gilbert Melendez to win the fight, but Alvarez is already looking forward to his next opponent. Nate Diaz bashed...

Jun 15, 2015 1:14 pm

Bobby Lashley Willing to Fight Teammate Kimbo Slice in Bellator

Bellator houses some of the biggest, most intimidating heavyweights in the sport. Say what you will about their move set; If you were standing in an alleyway and encountered Kimbo Slice or Bobby Lashley, you’d run the other way. Slice and Lashley are teammates who train at American Top Team, but are also among the...

Jun 15, 2015 12:51 pm

WATCH! UFC Fighters Predict Aldo vs. McGregor and It’s One Sided

Conor McGregor is walking into the octagon in July at UFC 189 to challenge Jose Aldo for his UFC Featherweight Championship. McGregor has impressed in his recent outings, but he is still walking into the fight as the underdog at +100. UFC fighters are siding with the bookies, it looks like, as the majority of...

Jun 15, 2015 12:33 pm

USADA CEO: ‘UFC Will Have NO Involvement In Drug Testing’

Earlier in June, Ultimate Fighting Championship made a big step in order to clean up the sport of mixed martial arts. They announced the ‘most comprehensive anti-doping policy’ and became very proactive about drug testing their athletes. The CEO of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), Travis Tygart, has stated how impressed he was at...

Jun 15, 2015 11:57 am

Marquardt Reacts to Corner Stoppage: ‘I Screamed No, but Couldn’t Move’

Several fighters had a rough time adjusting to the altitude change at “UFC 188”, but Marquardt was on the bring of exhaustion out in between rounds. Marquardt tried his hardest to press forward and end the fight early in the first two rounds, but fatigue mixed with punishment from Kelvin Gastelum forced his corner to...

Jun 15, 2015 11:50 am

Dana White Shows Off ‘The Future’ of Women’s MMA

Invicta FC is the sister promotion of the Ultimate Fighting Championship who created their women’s strawweight and bantamweight divisions in 2013 and 2012, respectively. Several Invicta FC fighters were featured in the twenty-first season of “The Ultimate Fighter” which featured a tournament that crowned the first women’s strawweight champion. Alexa Grasso and Irene Aldana, both...

Jun 15, 2015 11:39 am

WATCH! Shamrock Prepares for Fight with Kimbo at Bellator 138

Ken Shamrock packed his bags and moved away from his family to San Diego, so he could focus on the fight of his life this against Kimbo Slice at Bellator 138 this Friday. The fight is set to headline a card which also features a championship bout between featherweight champion Patricio Freire and Daniel Weichel!...

Jun 15, 2015 10:00 am

Jeff Monson Seeking Russian Citizenship: ‘I’ve Always Felt Russian In Spirit’

Jeff Monson has made a name for himself traveling around the world, putting on some entertaining fights and welcoming newcomer heavyweights to the world of mixed marital arts. It appears, however, that Monson seems to be favoring Russia over any other country and he is to become a Russian citizen. “I feel Russian in spirit,...