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May 15, 2015 4:38 am

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night 66: Faber vs. Edgar’ Edition

The fighters of “UFC Fight Night 66” took the scales this morning to make their bouts on Saturday official. Check out our gallery of the fighters squaring off before their fights! Hyun Gyu Lim (171) vs. Neil Magny (171) Mark Munoz (186) vs. Luke Barnatt (185) Gegard Mousasi (185) vs. Costas Philippou (186) Frankie Edgar...

May 15, 2015 2:48 am

Grove To Halsey & Doubters: ‘I’m Going To Prove You Wrong!’ – EXCLUSIVE

Friday night on Spike TV, Bellator 137 goes down featuring a main event title fight between middleweight champion Brandon Halsey and Kendall Grove. Ahead of his bout with Halsey (who missed weight on Thursday and will be stripped of his title whether he wins or not) the TUF winner and former UFC fighter spoke with...

May 15, 2015 2:00 am

Daly Dose — Celeste And Watermelon

UFC octagon girl Arianny Celeste has a big appetite for some watermelon! Celeste is in Manila with the rest of the UFC crew and she is enjoying herself some fruit before she serves as octagon girl alongside Red Dela Cruz at “UFC Fight Night 66”. Check out Celeste down this watermelon slice! A photo posted...

May 14, 2015 8:50 pm

Bellator Champ Misses Weight & Will Be Stripped of Title — Grove Can Still Win Belt

Bellator Middleweight Champion Brandon Halsey was originally scheduled to defend his title against Kendall Grove at Bellator 137, but it looks like plans have changed. Halsey stepped onto the scales only to reveal that he was over three pounds (188.1) overweight for his championship defense. As a result of this, Bellator officials informed Bret Okamoto...

May 14, 2015 1:00 pm

STOCKTON!

You can take the Diaz Brothers out of Stockton, but you can’t take the Stockton out of them! Born and raised in the “209”, both Nate and Nick Diaz will forever have a connection with Stockton, California. #Stockton #sf #mamas A photo posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on May 13, 2015 at 3:30pm PDT We last...

May 14, 2015 12:59 pm

UFC Falsely Confirms Corey Hill’s Death

Corey Hill is apparently alive, but still struggling in a battle with pneumonia. UFC falsely confirmed the passing of former UFC fighter Corey Hill in a statement that has since been pulled off the company’s website. UFC posted the following message on their website: “The UFC family mourns the tragic loss of Corey Hill, who...

May 14, 2015 12:58 pm

Edgar: Win Over Faber Should Get Me Title Shot

Frankie Edgar will be stepping into the octagon this weekend to face “The California Kid” Urijah Faber in what could be a title eliminator. If “The Answer” walks out of the cage with his hands raised, he wants another shot at the UFC Featherweight Championship. “I do believe if I take care of business on...

May 14, 2015 12:58 pm

Ricky Hatton’s Unbelievable Story About ‘D**khead’ Floyd Mayweather

Ricky Hatton recently revealed some behind-the-scenes details about what happened between him and Floyd Mayweather Jr. before their fight in 2007. While Hatton walked out of that fight with his head down, Mayweather Jr. proved to be more than a handful before the fight even started. Hatton played out a scene of what happened while...

May 14, 2015 12:57 pm

Bethe — Ronda Is Disrespectful To God

While most opponents sit idly by while Ronda Rousey talks trash to promote an upcoming fight, bantamweight title challenger Bethe Correia is firing right back at the champ! In a recent interview with Sports Illustrated, Rousey mentioned that she will show no mercy when she steps into the octagon with Correia at UFC 190. Rousey...

May 14, 2015 12:50 pm

Credit Where It’s Due — McGregor Is Top Notch

A win over “The California Kid” this weekend at “UFC Fight Night 66” could give Frankie Edgar the boost he needs to earn another shot at the UFC Featherweight Championship. Win or lose, you can bet that Edgar will keep a close eye on Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo’s title fight at UFC 189. Edgar...

May 14, 2015 12:31 pm

Second Scrimmage Done — Lips Sealed On CM Punks Latest MMA Scrimmage

Even though fans from the mixed martial arts community are expecting CM Punk to perform poorly in his first octagon outing, it looks like he is making amazing progress in training. MMANews learned that Phil “CM Punk” Brooks just had his second MMA scrimmage bout and Duke Roufus described it as “great”. That’s all the...

May 14, 2015 12:30 pm

Ronda — Miesha Has Made A Career Out Of Me Beating Her Up

If Miesha Tate is able to make it past Jessica “Evil” Eye at “UFC on FOX 16”, she may be able to lock up a third bout with Ronda Rousey. Tate has fallen twice to “Rowdy” and was unable to dethrone her of her Strikeforce and UFC titles. Rousey is going as far to say...

May 14, 2015 12:02 pm

REPLAY! Frankie Edgar’s Pre-Fight Media Scrum

Frankie Edgar is hoping to earn a shot against whoever ends up the UFC Featherweight Champion after UFC 189, but first he will have to make it through Urijah Faber! The two square off this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 66— check out Edgar’s pre-fight media scrum in the video above! Nick Diaz Balance and...

May 14, 2015 12:02 pm

REPLAY! Urijah Faber’s Pre-Fight Media Scrum

Urijah Faber makes his way back into the octagon this weekend as he is set to duke it out with former UFC Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar. Faber is undefeated in non-title UFC fights and he is looking to keep that streak alive with a victory. Watch Faber field the questions of the media before his...

May 14, 2015 11:53 am

Sonnen: Ronda Rousey’s WWE Response Unmatched

Ronda Rousey made an appearance at WWE’s “Wrestlemania 31” earlier this year and tore the house down with The Rock. Chael Sonnen mentioned in a recent interview that even though she isn’t a member of their roster, he thinks Rousey drew the biggest ovation of the night! Sonnen told MMAMania, “I’m a Ronda fan and...

May 14, 2015 11:50 am

WATCH! A Donald Cerrone Low Kick In Super Slo-Mo

Donald Cerrone was originally scheduled to face Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 187 this month, but Nurmy was forced to pull out of the fight due to a leg injury. It may have been best for him to pull out because this video shows Cerrone holding NOTHING back as he blasts a pad with this low...

May 14, 2015 11:21 am

Weidman Revealing “New Tricks” In Vitor Fight

Chris Weidman will finally be stepping into the octagon to face Vitor Belfort at UFC 187 this month. After getting delayed due to technicalities and injuries, Weidman is excited to defend his UFC Middleweight Championship against “The Phenom”. During the UFC 187 media call, Weidman expressed, “My goal every time out is to try and...

May 14, 2015 11:17 am

Edgar’s Checklist — Cream Faber, Fight McGregor Or Aldo

UFC featherweight contender Frankie Edgar takes us inside his training sessions as he prepares for his fight against Urijah Faber. Despite taking different paths to this fight, Frankie Edgar actually believes he and Faber have a lot in common. “I think me and him are pretty similar, actually. We come from a wrestling background, we’re...

May 14, 2015 11:09 am

MOST DOMINANT? Pshhhh… Ronda Didn’t Even Win Olympic Gold

Ronda Rousey was recently named Sports Illustrated’s “most dominant athlete in sports”, but Miesha Tate thinks someone else should have deserved the title. It’s no secret that Miesha Tate and Ronda Rousey don’t get along. Their rivalry started in Strikeforce and was taken to another level when they were coaching against each other on “The...