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May 21, 2015 7:50 pm

Arlovski Eyeing UFC Title Run

At thirty-six years old, Andrei Arlovski is eyeing another run at the UFC Heavyweight Championship. He knows the likes of Junior dos Santos, Stipe Miocic and Mark Hunt wait for him in the top-ranks, but this weekend his path to the gold starts with Travis Browne. “I knew one day I would return to the...

May 21, 2015 7:43 pm

42 Seconds Of MMA Violence You Don’t Want To Miss

Every now and then, there is a violent fight in the regional scene that you just don’t want to miss. Tuff-N-Uff is one of the bigger promotions on the scene and they put Cory Osborne across the cage from Jesse Salmon and all hell broke loose. Check out the full fight above! Who Has The...

May 21, 2015 11:59 am

Despite Major Backlash, Dana White Insists Reebok Deal Best Thing For The UFC

Late in 2014, the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Reebok announced a partnership that would essentially forbid fighters from wearing other brands into the octagon. The idea was simple: Disperse the money Reebok gave the UFC amongst the fighters and they would not have to worry about scrumming sponsors together to make ends meet. Some fighters...

May 21, 2015 11:58 am

Tate: ‘I’m Losing 90%, UFC’s Reebok Deal Unfair To Women’

Perennial UFC title contender Miesha Tate is one of the first high-profile women to speak up about how the Reebok deal will be damaging her paychecks. Much like Gegard Mousasi and Brendan Schaub, “Cupcake” will be taking a major hit as well. “Honestly, I’m not that excited about the numbers,” Tate revealed. “I’m taking a...

May 21, 2015 11:57 am

RATINGS REPORT: Edgar vs. Faber Edition

“UFC Fight Night 66” has come and gone and the ratings are in! Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar headlined the card which took place this past Saturday morning from Manila. The fight card was able to average 575,000 viewers which is impressive for a show that started airing at 10:00 AM eastern time. Dave Meltzer...

May 21, 2015 11:57 am

D.C.: Don’t feel sorry for Jon Jones, Feel Sorry For The Pregnant Lady He Hit

Many fighters, like Chris Weidman, have come out and said that they could have easily been in the position of Jon “Bones” Jones. Daniel Cormier, however, is sick and tired of hearing about people feeling sorry for Jones and hopes that the attention will soon be directed at the situation he allegedly caused. During a...

May 21, 2015 11:56 am

Rampage Jackson Finally Settles Lawsuit

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has had a rough couple of years when it comes to appearing in courtrooms, but it appears one of his impending lawsuits have finally been settled. Tito Ortiz was on a mission years ago to brand Juanito Ibarra as a “thief” for overcharging Jackson in several of his training camps leading up...

May 21, 2015 11:56 am

Asia’s Top MMA Promotion ‘Getting Lots Of Interest’ Since UFC’s Reebok Deal

The deal between the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Reebok may not be what is best for all fighters, but it looks to be helping the sport of mixed martial arts grow as a whole. Japanese based promotion ONE Championship has been getting more attention from potential sponsors than usual due to the fact that non-Reebok...

May 21, 2015 11:55 am

End of an era? Pederneiras Set To Retire As Head Coach

Mixed martial arts is about to lose one of the best head coaches and corner-men it has ever seen in Andre Pederneiras. With almost one thousand fights as a corner man under his belt, the Nova Uniao is ready to spend less time in the spotlight and more time behind the scenes. “I will complete...

May 21, 2015 11:53 am

Usher’s Got Skills! Watch The Pop King Flow — WATCH!

Pop/R&B icon Usher has the moves to make the ladies swoon while he is on stage, but people don’t know he has the moves to duke it out with the best in the world as well. Atlanta’s Usher is a known staple at one of MMA’s top camps, Team Blackhouse, where he trains under the...

May 21, 2015 11:52 am

BIG SWOLE – Watch The UFC 187 Open Workouts, “Rumble” Is Massive

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson is looking huge walking into his fight with Daniel Cormier. Their main-event bout will decide the fate of the recently vacated UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. UFC correspondent Megan Olivi recaps Wednesday’s UFC 187 Open Workouts. Check out interviews with Chris Weidman, Vitor Belfort, Daniel Cormier, Anthony Johnson, and Donald Cerrone. Who Has...

May 21, 2015 11:05 am

Cerrone Willing To Wait For UFC Title Shot

Donald Cerrone is one of the most dangerous men to ever step foot in the octagon. Not only will he knock a fellow lightweight’s block off, but he will do it on a moment’s notice. However, after his fight with John Makdessi at UFC 187 this weekend, Cerrone will be looking to sit on the...

May 21, 2015 11:04 am

Baroni – “Schilling is just a big mouth p*ssy, end of story!”

Mixed martial arts veteran Phil “NYBA” Baroni has been trying to line up a fight with Joe Schilling under the Bellator banner. The former Strikeforce title challenger posted a photo on twitter of himself with Scott Coker at last weekend’s Bellator event, insinuating that a fight with “Stitch em up” was on the horizon. However,...

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...