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Mar 8, 2015 11:12 am

Pettis Displays Punching Power In New Training Clip

Staying sharp & having fun!! Had to show @benaskren what it looks like when a man punches lol @dukeroufus A video posted by Anthony Pettis (@showtimepettis) on Mar 6, 2015 at 3:32pm PST UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis displays his striking prowess with head coach Duke Roufus. Impressed? If your media does not load,...

Mar 8, 2015 10:54 am

Renan Barao: ‘Dillashaw’s Way Too Cocky, He’ll See What Happens’

“He’s boasting a lot about himself and this is not going to be good for him in the fight. He’s way too cocky. He just got the belt. He thinks he’s already defended the belt against me and he’s speaking about fighting other people. He’ll see what happens. Just wait.” “I learned a lot (from...

Mar 8, 2015 10:51 am

UFC’s Leslie Smith Talks About Her Fight With Depression, And Staying Positive

“I get depressed some times. And it will get really, really rough for a little while … I’ll get really depressed, and I’ll be like ‘Oh, man, this is not the way to be.’ And it’s so hard to break free of that sometimes, because nothing makes you feel anything – you don’t fee good, everything...

Mar 8, 2015 10:47 am

Miocic: ‘I’ll bring a pillow to Mark Hunt Fight’

“You know it’s business man. I understand he wants to get the win, so do I. I mean he’s going to do whatever he’s going to do and I’m going to do whatever I’m going to do to win. So like I said, I’ll bring a pillow if he wants me to, I mean it’s...


Mar 8, 2015 10:33 am

Benson Henderson Offers To Fight Erick Silva On Two Weeks Notice

With Ben Saunders out of his scheduled welterweight tilt against Erick Silva, another “Ben” is ready to step up and fill that void. Ben “Smooth” Henderson took to twitter yesterday and offered up his services to once against move up in weight and save the show. Check it: [email protected]: Ben Saunders injured, out of bout...

Mar 8, 2015 10:28 am

Cowboy: ‘When I get that belt, I can really “F” Off’

“I stay training year-round. I don’t really have a camp. I don’t do an eight-week or 12-week camp. I just keep going all the time. That way, if I’m sore or I’m tired and want to go snowmobiling for a week? I just go.” “I think I have an understanding with the UFC and they...

Mar 8, 2015 10:24 am

Esparza Not Looking For More Than 3 Fights Per Year

“When I heard about Joanna, I actually heard about it the next day because she literally fought Claudia the day after I fought. So, it was already in my head that that was going to be my next fight. So I was just like, ‘Alright, I don’t want to think too much about her.’ But,...

Mar 8, 2015 10:14 am

Ronda Rousey Takes On 3 Men In Judo Competition

Before she was UFC champion, Ronda Rousey was an international Judo competitor, who’s reputation preceded her, and on this hit Japanese show she took out 3 men. Enjoy!

Mar 8, 2015 10:13 am

Sex Before A Fight, Yay Or Nay?

Should a fighter engage in sexual intercourse before getting in the cage or is it a major no-no? If you listened to Thursdays episode of Stud Show Radio then you heard the guys (Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy) lightly touching on the subject. While talking to their guests, Team Alpha Male fighters...

Mar 8, 2015 9:53 am

REPLAY! Down The Tunnel With Burt Watson

UFC Site Coordinator Burt Watson was loved by nearly every single UFC Fighter. His pre-fight hype call, known by all, was what many fighters credit to preparing them mentally for what’s t come. If you’ve never walked down the tunnel with Watson, here’s what it’s like:

Mar 8, 2015 5:00 am

Anderson Silva Kicks With Broken Leg

Sou lutador por natureza, é isso o que faço e quem eu sou. Vivo por um código e morro por ele. Força e honra . A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Mar 6, 2015 at 1:31pm PST Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva shows that he can still kick! And kick hard. Enjoy!...

Mar 7, 2015 10:36 pm

REPLAY! Adrien Broner vs John Molina (Highlights)

If you missed Saturday’s Adrien Broner vs. John Molina Jr. fight, here’s highlights. PBC went down from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The fight card also aired live on NBC.

Mar 7, 2015 11:43 am

ODDS! MacDonald Opens As Betting Favorite Over UFC Champ Lawler

Rarely do we see a UFC champion in the underdog role, especially when he already holds a win over the challenger. But these odds, are odd! Scheduled for July’s UFC 189, Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald will serve as the co-main event under Aldo and McGregor. BestFightOdds.com has the line:    

Mar 7, 2015 11:38 am

Dana White: UFC Holding Date For Madison Square Garden Event In 2015

“You’ve heard me say this many times, and I’m going to say it again: I’m very confident it might happen this year. I’m actually really confident it might happen this year. (UFC CEO) Lorenzo (Fertitta), Lawrence Epstein, Marc Ratner and a bunch of our other guys went up there (to New York) and they had...

Mar 7, 2015 11:34 am

Schaub: ‘Ronda would smash Ian McCall In The Gi’

“I like Ian. He’d be surprised. If he put on a gi, Ronda would rag-doll him around the gym. He would be surprised. I’ve seen her rag-doll bigger, very skilled fighters. MMA, professional fighters. I’ve seen her destroy men. Fighters who were way bigger than him. She could definitely beat some of the 135ers in...

Mar 7, 2015 11:30 am

REPLAY! Roy Jones Jr. Brutally KO’s Opponent In Boxing Return

Last night, boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. returned to the ring against an outmatched Willie Williams. The result? A second KO victory for the 46 year old boxing great. Check it: @RealRoyJonesJr Brutal second round TKO tonight over Willie Williams in NC pic.twitter.com/kU4CM1CP5p — Boxing-Hype.com (@BoxingHype) March 7, 2015

Mar 7, 2015 11:25 am

Johny “Lean” Hendricks Looking Better Than Ever Ahead Of Brown Scrap

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is taking things very seriously following his recent title loss. Set to face top UFC welterweight Matt Brown at next week’s UFC 185 event, Hendricks, who notoriously has issues with his weight cut, is on a new diet plan, and it’s paying off. Check it: (Via The UG)

Mar 7, 2015 11:19 am

Vitor Belfort Happy With Decision To Turn Down UFC 184 Bout

“The way I see it is from my lens — the lens of truth. When something goes wrong, it’s not me that makes decisions. It’s not my fault if the [fight] got canceled. It’s not because I got an injury, it’s because Chris Weidman got an injury. People think, ‘Oh, Vitor is gonna step up.’...

Mar 7, 2015 11:06 am

REPLAY! Spong Delivers Brutal KO In Pro Boxing Debut

It took Tyron Spong just 1:14 to secure victory in his professional boxing debut. The Blackzilian fighter took the bout with promises of a worth opponent, but what he got was a man with a spotty 7-34 pro record. The result:

Mar 7, 2015 10:58 am

Saunders Forced Out Of Silva Bout With Injury

The injury bug strikes again. UFC welterweight Ben Saunders has been forced out of his scheduled bout in Brazil, opposite Erick Silva, due to injury. The two welterweights were scheduled to square off at UFC Fight Night 62, on March 21. UFC Fight Night 62 goes down from the Maracanazinho Gymnasium, in Rio de Janeiro....

Mar 7, 2015 10:53 am

Bethe: ‘I beat Ronda’s little friends, and I’ll beat her too’

“It would be a dream come true to fight her in Brazil because I want to bring the title to Brazil. I’m a patriot woman and I love to fight against foreigners, especially against Americans. I love to represent Brazil. I’m motivated by pressure and responsibility, I fight better this way, and I want to...

Mar 7, 2015 10:49 am

Shamrock on Slice Fight: ‘Kimbo and I are both out of our primes’

“He aged just like I did. We both are out of our prime. I’m doing this because I love it. I want to get in there and fight. I feel great. I believe that I could put on a great show and I believe that I’m better than I was 15 years ago… They’ve gotta...