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May 29, 2015 5:39 am

Report: Man Earns Gracie Blue Belt Online Without Ever Grappling

Apparently you really can get anything off of the internet. There’s a report, from bjjee.com, that states a man in Texas has earned his Jiu-Jitsu blue belt without ever actually rolling, or grappling. The guy simply demonstrated a few techniques in front of a camera and received a blue belt in the mail. The report...

May 29, 2015 5:38 am

Roman Salazar vs. Marlon Vera set for UFC Fight Night 74

A bantamweight bout featuring Roman Salazar (9-3 MMA) taking on Marlon Vera (6-2-1 MMA) is the latest addition to August’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Nashville. UFC officials announced the bout earlier today. Roman “El Gallito” Salazar was most recently see in action at February’s UFC 184 event opposite Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto. After a...

May 29, 2015 4:50 am

Vitor Was The Launching Pad For Silva, Likely For Weidman Too

UFC president Dana White isn’t concerned with champion Chris Weidman’s star power just yet. The boss talked to UFC.COM about the middleweight champion and said that former champ Anderson Silva really didn’t get super big until he beat Vitro Belfort, the same man that Weidman just finished last week. White thinks that maybe Belfort will...

May 29, 2015 1:01 am

Viscardi Andrade vs. Andreas Stahl set for UFC Fight Night 70

A welterweight bout featuring Viscardi Andrade (17-6 MMA) taking on Andreas Stahl (9-1 MMA) is the latest addition to June’s UFC Fight Night 70 event in South Florida. UFC officials announced the booking earlier this morning. Viscardi Andrade was most recently seen in action at UFC Fight Night 36 in February of 2014, where he...

May 29, 2015 1:00 am

Willie Gates vs. Darrell Montague added to July’s TUF 21 Finale event

A flyweight bout between Willie Gates (11-5 MMA) and Darrell Montague (13-4 MMA) is the latest addition to July’s TUF 21 Finale event in Las Vegas. UFC officials recently announced the bout. Willie Gates made his UFC debut at December’s UFC on FOX 13 event, where he suffered a third-round submission loss to John Moraga....

May 28, 2015 7:32 pm

McMann Issues Open Challenge To All UFC Women!

Sara McMann, former title challenger, is having a really hard time getting a fight. McMann went on The MMA Hour and talked about her dilemma, saying that no one wants to fight her. She even told the UFC if they need to sign a new fighter to fight her than they should do it. It’s...

May 28, 2015 7:24 pm

Bisping: ‘Fighting Anderson Silva is no longer on my to do list’

Fighting Anderson Silva was once a dream of UFC middleweight Michael Bisping. That dream has yet faded. Silva was on top for so long and Bisping remembers looking up to the champ. Now, that the Brazilian has failed several drug test and is awaiting his hearing with the NSAC, Bisping isn’t really concerned with fighting...

May 28, 2015 7:17 pm

RATINGS REPORT! UFC 187 Preliminary Card Draws Average Audience

The reports are in and UFC 187’s preliminary broadcast on FOX Sports 1 broad in an average number of viewers with 780,000. To put that in a little bit of prospective, UFC 186, headlined by Demetrious Johnson, did 710,000 with its preliminary card. Another big sporting event took place during the same time. Something called...

May 28, 2015 6:59 pm

Correia Shows Poor Taste In Latest Apology, Makes Things Worse

Bethe Correia is still trying to do damage control after her comments about Ronda Rousey committing suicide brought a ton of negative backlash. Correia was talking to the media in Brazil and tried her best to rectify the problem. “I was just showing her weak psychology for sports. I knew her father had died when...

May 28, 2015 6:41 pm

Pioneers of MMA: Matt Hughes

Take a look back at the historic career of Matt Hughes! WATCH Nick Diaz Train On The Beach — EXCLUSIVE!

May 28, 2015 6:20 pm

Headliners Untested — UFC Skips Drug Screenings For Condit, Alves

Reports have come out from both Carlos Condit and his opponent Thiago Alves saying that they have not been drug tested prior to their fight this Saturday in Brazil. According to MMAJunkie, both fighters confirmed the reports and the Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA or CABMMA, also say they have not done any drug test...

May 28, 2015 5:43 pm

Rolling Stone Names Ronda Rousey Most Dangerous Woman Alive

Is there a magazine UFC star Ronda Rousey hasn’t been in? If there is, it’s just a matter of time before she’s on the cover. Her most recent piece took place in Rolling Stone. In the article, written by Erik Hedegaard, Rousey reveals a lot about her daily routine, dating, background information from fights, and...

May 28, 2015 5:21 pm

UFC Responds To Gender Equality Claims From Female Fighters — OFFICIAL STATEMENT!

Well that didn’t take long. The UFC has released an official statement in regards to recent comments from female fighters claiming the new UFC/Reebok deal is unfair to women. Here’s the official statement: “The new UFC Athlete Outfitting Policy (AOP) equally recognizes each athlete’s tenure in UFC, as well as any bout appearances in the...

May 28, 2015 5:14 pm

WATCH! Condit vs. Alves Open Workout Highlights

‘Check out the Fight Night Goiania open workout highlights featuring the main and co-main event stars Carlos Condit, Thiago Alves, Nik Lentz, and Charles Oliveira.’ via-UFC WATCH Nick Diaz Train On The Beach — EXCLUSIVE!

May 28, 2015 5:13 pm

Vitor Belfort: ‘I will continue my pursuit of gold’

No worries Vitor Belfort fans, The Phenom is coming for the gold again! Na vida temos sempre várias opções, porém em Deus temos sempre a opção correta. Sou definido por quem ELE me criou para ser. As vozes no deserto que vem para me confundir eu as calo com minha serenidade e sei que a...

May 28, 2015 4:47 pm

Miesha Tate Poolside With Her Girls

It’s throwback Thursday. Here’s Miesha Tates blast from the past, via her Instagram. #tbt #throwbackthursday at the @SapphireDayClub #fun in the #sun with my girls! I love #summer #pool #bikini #girls #friends #mma #wmma #StrongIsTheNewSkinny #strong #fighter #UFC #cupcaketate #TeamTate #mieshatate A photo posted by Miesha Tate (@mieshatate) on May 28, 2015 at 2:15pm PDT...