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May 21, 2015 11:03 am

EA UFC Simulator Pics Cormier via KO!

‘EA Sports: UFC’ may be a bit glitchy, but it sure plays and feels like the most realistic representation of fighting in the octagon on a gaming system. The game predicted this weekend’s upcoming title fights between Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort as well as Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson’s bout. Check out the predictions...

May 21, 2015 11:02 am

WATCH! Khabib’s Dad vs. Daniel Cormier

AKA’s Khabib Nurmagomedov may not have been able to help Daniel Cormier train for his upcoming championship bout at UFC 187 this weekend, but his father sure was! Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov is a judo black belt and helped teach his son the art of wrestling at a young age. My Father and @dc_mma grappling in the...

May 21, 2015 11:01 am

The Top 5 Potential UFC Superfights

Michael Bisping, Brendan Schaub and Kenny Florian count down their top 5 potential super fights in this segment of UFC Now, episode 218. Now that “UFC Fight Night 66” is in the books and Urijah Faber’s super fight with Frankie Edgar is off the list, which super fight would you like to see next? Who...

May 21, 2015 11:00 am

UFC 187: Daniel Cormier’s Second Chance

Daniel Cormier didn’t expect his next fight to be for the light heavyweight title, but he said that when opportunity is knocking at the door, you answer. Hear his entire sitdown pre-fight interview with UFC correspondent Megan Olivi. Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA All Access

May 21, 2015 9:51 am

UFC 187 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 3

On Episode 3 of UFC 187 Embedded, the stars of the main card — including light heavyweight title challengers Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson — get oriented in Las Vegas alongside recent transplant Conor McGregor. Middleweight champion Chris Weidman unwinds with an unusual combination of video games and acupuncture, while his opponent Vitor Belfort takes...

May 21, 2015 9:50 am

UFC’s Ryan Jimmo: Reebok Deal “Horribly Unbalanced”, UFC Abusive To Fighters

Once the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced their partnership with Reebok, fans and fighters alike were apprehensive to celebrate the deal. When the final details about the payouts were released, some fighters claimed to like the amounts but several fighters spoke out against it claiming they would be losing several thousand dollars in sponsorship money. Some...

May 21, 2015 9:50 am

“Cowboy” Sympathizes With Teammate Jon Jones

Jon “Bones” Jones is currently in the middle of some serious accusations and his life as he knew it flipped upside down. Jones once sat atop the light heavyweight division with gold slung over his shoulder. The legal troubles he got himself into not only forced him to be suspended, but the UFC stripped him...

May 21, 2015 9:49 am

“I STILL HAVE JON JONES’ ARM”

Vitor Belfort (24-10 MMA) will be looking to earn another UFC belt at this weekend’s UFC 187 event in Las Vegas, when he takes on undefeated UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (12-0 MMA). Belfort is currently riding a three-fight win streak, with all three of those victories coming in the form of headkick knockouts. The...

May 21, 2015 9:48 am

OUCH! Schilling Urges Phil Baroni To Retire

Bellator and GLORY super athlete Joe Schilling has taken to social media to give veteran Phil Baroni some advice about his career. Baroni was recently at a Bellator event where his signing was announced, and it was assumed the two would meet on Spike to settle the score. It doesn’t look like Schilling is too...

May 21, 2015 9:48 am

PAYCUT! Mousasi Latest Fighter To Speak Out Against Reebok Deal

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion and current UFC middleweight contender Gegard Mousasi is the latest fighter to speak out against the UFC’s Reebok sponsorship deal. “The Dreamcatcher” recently sat down with BloodyElbow where he stated that he stands to make a lot less money due to the new arrangement, his words: “Well, I’m going to...

May 21, 2015 9:47 am

Weidman: ‘I want to retire the undefeated Greatest Of All Time’

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has gone a perfect 12-0 so far in his professional mixed martial arts career, which includes two victories over the man many consider to be the greatest MMA fighter of all-time, Anderson Silva. With that said, the “All American” still has some lofty goals for the future, including retiring with...

May 21, 2015 9:45 am

EEK! Dengue Fever Shakes Up Upcoming UFC Card

Yan Cabral has fallen ill with Dengue Fever and has been forced to pull out of his fight with former Strikeforce fighter KJ Noons at “UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Alves”. Cabral was hoping to his first fight since October 2014 at UFC 179 where he defeated Naoyuki Kotani in the second round. Taking his...

May 21, 2015 9:45 am

IS IT TIME? Holloway Campaigns For A UFC Hawaii

Max Holloway’s last performance in the octagon was nothing short of outstanding. He walked into the fight with Cub Swanson as a heavy underdog and hushed his doubters by eventually submitting him in the final round. Currently riding a six fight win-streak, Holloway would like nothing more than to keep the ball rolling with a...

May 21, 2015 9:41 am

Memorial Fund Set Up For Family Of Corey Hill

Last week, the world of mixed martial arts lost a great man. Corey Hill passed away at the age of 36 after losing a battle with a serious illness. His wife, Lauran, was at his side at the time of his passing and watched him fight until the end. A memorial account has been set...

May 21, 2015 9:00 am

Like A Boss! Floyd Mayweather hits “The A” In Style

When a celebrity arrives to their destination from their private plane, they would normally just step off and walk to their private car. Floyd Mayweather is no NORMAL celebrity, however. “Money” puts a personal “red carpet” with his own logo on the ground before he steps off the plane! Check out Mayweather arriving at Atlanta...

May 21, 2015 9:00 am

Cruz and Bisping Breakdown UFC 187’s Belfort vs. Weidman Bout

Dominick Cruz and Michael Bisping discuss Chris Weidman’s Middleweight title defense vs. Vitor Belfort at UFC 187. Also featured on the PPV will be a bout to decide the fate of the vacant UFC Light Heavyweight Title between Anthony Johnson and Daniel Cormier. Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA All...

May 21, 2015 9:00 am

At Just 26, 4x BJJ World Champ Guilherme Mendes Retires

The world of competitive grappling saw one of their greatest rising stars retire at the young age of 26 years old. After a few months of inactivity, four time world champion Guilherme Mendes has confirmed with Bloody Elbow that he is, in fact, retired. Mendes posted a cryptic Instagram post on his account with an...

May 21, 2015 9:00 am

Cerrone Slides On Bull Ahead Of UFC 187

This weekend at UFC 187, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone gets to go toe-to-toe with John “The Bull” Makdessi. To prepare for his fight with “The Bull”, Cerrone resorted to his usual wild instincts and jumped the gate to sit down on an actual bull. You can hear his advisors screaming, “NO!” in the background as he...

May 21, 2015 9:00 am

Ovince Saint Preux vs. Glover Teixeira set to headline UFC Fight Night 74

A key light heavyweight bout will headline August’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Nashville, as UFC officials recently announced that Ovince Saint Preux and Glover Teixeira have agreed to throw down in the cards main event slot. Ovince Saint Preux (18-6 MMA) was last seen in action at April’s UFC on FOX 15 event,...

May 21, 2015 8:00 am

Promoter Defends Emelianenko, Says He’s a Victim of ‘Political Persecution’

Aleksander Emelianenko was recently sentenced to four and a half years in prison after being convicted of assaulting a woman who was cleaning his house. The woman accused Emelianenko of beating her up, keeping her captive overnight and stealing her passport. Emelianenko’s last professional fight took place against Dmitriy Sosnovskiy in Coliseum Fighting Championships which...