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Jan 26, 2015 7:27 pm

Larkin Not Interested In Skipping The Welterweight Line Of Contenders

Lorenz Larkin dropped to welterweight, and made his division debut earlier this month at “UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver”. The win was a much needed one for Larkin, who was on a 3-fight skid until he defeated John Howard via TKO earlier this month. Larkin started his career going 13-0, with a very notable...

Jan 26, 2015 5:23 pm

Royce Gracie To Jon Jones: ‘Behave Yourself’

Following the news breaking that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had tested positive for cocaine metabolites, fans, fighters, and former fighters, all began giving their take on the situation. Joining the group now is the 1st ever UFC Tournament winner, Royce Gracie, who spoke to Submission Radio to discuss why sometimes champions lose sight...

Jan 26, 2015 5:14 pm

Akira Corassani Retires From MMA

This past Saturday after Akira Corassani was KO’d by Sam Sicilia, it was revealed that he was contemplating retirement from the sport of MMA. Corassani is currently on a 3 fight skid that has seen him KO’d in all 3 losses. He announced his retirement via Facebook Post by Akira Corassani. (Can’t see this post?...

Jan 26, 2015 4:35 pm

Demetrius Johnson Predicts Lineker vs. McCall As Title Eliminator

UFC flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson has successfully defended his strap an impressive 6 times, and has remained nearly undefeated in the Octagon. Since dropping to flyweight in 2012, Johnson’s record has remained perfect, with the exception of a draw against Ian McCall in their first bout. Johnson now predicts that if McCall defeats John Lineker...

Jan 26, 2015 4:00 pm

Anderson Silva To Media Members: ‘Stop Asking If My Leg Is Okay’

Ahead of Anderson Silva’s return to the Octagon this Saturday against Nick Diaz, there has been much speculation as to how Silva will perform in his first fight back following his gruesome leg injury against Chris Weidman. Silva says his leg is fine, and would prefer if people stopped asking him about it. He spoke...

Jan 26, 2015 3:50 pm

Jon Jones Explains Deleted Tweet Following “Fight Night Stockholm”

Following Anthony Johnson’s TKO win over Alexander Gustafsson at “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones sent out this defamatory Tweet to Alexander Gustafsson. The champ deleted the Tweet shortly after, and explained why on Twitter. It's exactly what he did to me after my DC fight [email protected]_Liftss: @JonnyBones why'd you delete...

Jan 26, 2015 3:43 pm

Shamrock FC Champions Will Be Awarded Bellator MMA Contracts

The topic of major MMA promotions such as the UFC, and Bellator MMA, having amateur divisions is one that has long been discussed. A step across the bridge between regional circuit MMA and the big leagues was crossed recently when it was announced that Professional Shamrock FC champions would be awarded contracts with Bellator MMA....

Jan 26, 2015 11:32 am

‘Warrior Code: Ronda Rousey’

Ahead of Ronda Rousey’s upcoming title defense against Cat Zinging at UFC 184, take a look at Ronda Rousey’s ‘Warrior Code’, looking at Rousey’s training camp leading up to a fight. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 26, 2015 11:26 am

Ultimate 8 Nick Diaz Moments

Ahead of Nick Diaz’ return to the Octagon this Saturday at UFC 183, Joe Rogan breaks down Nick Diaz top 8 moments in his career. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 26, 2015 11:04 am

Anderson Silva: ‘My Mind Is Good’

There have been many question marks surrounding the return of Anderson Silva to the UFC. This Saturday those questions will be answered as ‘The Spider’ steps into the Octagon for the first time in over a year to face Nick Diaz, who hasn’t been in the Octagon in nearly 2 years. Ahead of the bout,...

Jan 26, 2015 9:50 am

Anthony Johnson “Still In Shock” From Defeating Gustafsson

On Saturday night, Anthony Johnson went into hostile territory to face Alexander Gustafsson in front of The Mauler’s native crowd in Sweden. Johnson went in and ultimately knocked Gustafsson out in the first round after landing vicious ground and pound while Gustafsson was rocked. He spoke to media members post-fight to discuss the finish, as...

Jan 26, 2015 9:34 am

Wand Visits NFL In Hopes To Improve MMA

Recently, news emerged that in the wake of the class action lawsuit filed against the UFC, Wanderlei Silva, Jon Fitch, Cung Le, and Nate Quarry, all attended a meeting with the NFL Players Association to learn more about unions. Above is the first footage we’ve seen of Wanderlei’s experience. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 26, 2015 7:59 am

Dan Hardy Breaks Down “UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz”

Ahead of UFC 183 this Saturday, former top ranked UFC welterweight Dan Hardy, and John Gooden, break down the main event between Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 26, 2015 5:06 am

Tito Responds To Kimbo Callout: ‘NO’

Since Kimbo Slice signed with Bellator MMA earlier this year there has been much talk as to who he will face upon making his debut. Slice stated that he was interested in a bout against Tito Ortiz, who he apparently had a problem with in the past. Ortiz responded to Slice’s callout saying: “I’m a...

Jan 26, 2015 5:05 am

Werdum: “2015 Is My Year”

Fabricio Werdum closed out 2014 on a high note, defeating Mark Hunt at UFC 180 to win the interim UFC heavyweight championship. The win put Werdum in a spot to potentially unify the interim belt with the heavyweight championship when Cain Velasquez returns to the cage and the pair face off. He spoke about the...

Jan 26, 2015 5:04 am

“UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos” Poster Revealed

The UFC has released the official fight poster for “UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos”. The event goes down March 14th from Dallas Texas, and will feature Anthony Pettis vs. Rafael Dos Anjos as Pettis looks to defend his title for the second time. In the co-main event, former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will square...

Jan 26, 2015 5:03 am

REPLAY! Radio With Marlon Moraes, Kelvin Gastelum & Javier Vazquez

Last night Radio was back with another star studded lineup that included WSOF champion Marlon Moraes, top ranked UFC welterweight Kelvin Gastelum, and Jiu-Jitsu ace Javier Vazquez. Marlon Moraes discussed his 8-fight win streak, and his hopes for one day seeing cross-promotional championship bouts. Kelvin Gastelum talked about his upcoming fight against Tyron Woodley...

Jan 26, 2015 5:02 am

Taisumov Apologizes For Hitting Christodoulou While He Was Out

Last night on the preliminary card of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Mairbek Taisumov scored a brutal KO win over Anthony Christodoulou, who took the fight on short notice. After KOing Christodoulou, Taisumov landed several shots while Christodoulou was out, before the ref could stop the fight. Taisomov felt bad about the shots, and apologized to...

Jan 26, 2015 5:01 am

Gustafsson vs. Johnson Does Highest UFC on FOX Numbers In Two Years

This past weekend, Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson went to war in Stockholm. The bout saw Gustafsson KO’d in the first round, marking the first time ‘The Mauler’ had been stopped by strikes in his career. Overnight ratings from TVbythenumbers show 2.82 million viewers tuning in to see the scrap, however that is just...

Jan 25, 2015 7:52 pm

PREDICTION! Rashad Evans Thinks Johnson Will KO Jones With An Uppercut

I'm extremely proud of my brother @anthony_rumble for his complete annihilation of Alexander Gustafson! Rumble's journey to be where he is right now is story of inspiration. I'm blessed to have the privilege to watch my bro develop as a fighter and most importantly a person. Now let me be the first to tell you...

Jan 25, 2015 7:38 pm

Graphic Photo Of Bobby Green’s Torn Quad Muscle

Recently, fan favorite fighter Bobby ‘King’ Green, underwent surgery to repair a torn quad muscle in his leg. Below is a very graphic photo of Green’s quad during surgery. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 25, 2015 7:05 pm

Chris Leben Opens Up About New Tell All Book

Fan favorite fighter, Chris ‘The Crippler’ Leben may no longer be fighting, but Leben is looking to open up about his time fighting, and his struggles with addiction throughout his career. Lebrun spoke to MMAJunkie to discuss the book, and why it’s difficult to re-live his often dark past. “I’ve been with playmates in a...

Jan 25, 2015 6:27 pm

Throwback! Joe Rogan Trolled By Swedish Fan – NSFW

After an action-packed night of fights last night in Stockholm Sweden, let’s take a look back at a pre-fight event leading up to “UFC 122: Marquardt vs. Okami” in 2010, where Joe Rogan was trolled by a Swedish fan during a Q&A who wanted to grapple Rogan for the chance for the UFC to come...