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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...

May 21, 2015 6:00 am

The Return Of The UFC’s “Natural Born Killer” — WATCH!

On this episode of UFC NOW, we’ll talk about the psychological effect of coming back from a serious injury. We’ll also discuss a welterweight who trains at one of the elite gyms in the country with several highly ranked fighters in his own division and if that is smart. Who Has The Better High Kick,...

May 20, 2015 8:56 pm

The Ultimate Fighter ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 5 Recap

Would the Blackzilians really go up 5 to nothing, or would ATT be able to put an end to their losing streak? Episode 5 of ATT vs. Blackzilians starts off in the fighter mansion, showing the Blackzilian’s Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson going to give his congratulations to fight number 4 winner, Carrington Banks. Rumble tells the...

May 20, 2015 7:21 pm

Weidman — ‘Belfort Is Fast, but Not As Quick as Silva or Machida’

Chris Weidman has been waiting for almost a year to fight Vitor Belfort. Now that the injuries have healed and technicalities are settled, Belfort will be stepping into the octagon this Saturday to challenge Weidman for his UFC Middleweight Championship. Chris Weidman appeared on “UFC Tonight” and broke down his fight against “The Phenom”. “I’m...

May 20, 2015 7:20 pm

Cormier Thinks Title Fight Experience Is Key Against “Rumble”

This Saturday, Daniel Cormier will have a second chance in two fights at striking gold. Cormier was fortunate enough to land the empty spot caused by Jon Jones’ absence and will be challenging Anthony “Rumble” Johnson for the vacated UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Cormier mentioned on “UFC Tonight” that he thinks his experience in title...

May 20, 2015 5:04 pm

Chael Sonnen Eyeing UFC Return After Suspension Expires

Chael Sonnen got a little taste of competition earlier this month at “Metamoris 6” and apparently wants to end up back in the octagon. Sonnen’s departure from the Ultimate Fighting Championship was messy, to say the least. He was set to fight Wanderlei Silva in the culmination of their season of “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil”,...

May 20, 2015 5:03 pm

Weidman: ‘I’m Gonna Dominate Belfort Wherever the Fight Goes’

UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman talks to Michael Bisping and Dominick Cruz about his upcoming match with Vitor Belfort on May 23rd. The title match is only one of two this weekend as the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship is also up for grabs in a bout between Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Daniel Cormier. Who Has...

May 20, 2015 5:02 pm

WATCH! Joe Rogan Breaks Down Weidman vs. Belfort

UFC commentator Joe Rogan previews the co-main event of UFC 187 as middleweight champion Chris Weidman puts the title on the line against veteran Vitor Belfort. Catch the action live on Pay-Per-View, May 23rd. Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA All Access