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May 13, 2015 9:30 am

Khabib on Injuries — ‘I’ll be training smarter next time’

Khabib Nurmagomedov was as upset as anybody else when he learned he was being forced to pull out of his bout with Donald Cerrone at UFC 187. Nurmagomedov hasn’t fought since April 2014 and he is itching for an octagon return. “Fans sometimes talk crazy, but it’s OK,” Nurmagomedov told “MMA Hour“. “I understand fans...

May 13, 2015 9:30 am

Managers Unite Over Failing Reebok Deal

Some of the top managers from the world of mixed martial arts will be meeting in Las Vegas next week to discuss several business topics, including the fallout from the Reebok/UFC deal. Mike Robers and Jeff Meyer of MMA Inc., who manage stars like Urijah Faber, Anthony Pettis and Paige VanZant, told MMAFighting how the...

May 13, 2015 9:30 am

Dana White Talks Jon Jones’ Future with the UFC

In April, Jon Jones allegedly caused a three car accident that caused the injury of a pregnant woman driver who suffered a broken arm. Jones then apparently fled the scene after grabbing a handful of cash. Days later, Jones was stripped of his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship and suspended. Dana White appeared on “Off the...

May 13, 2015 9:30 am

Correia — ‘I Hope Rousey Doesn’t Resort to Drugs After I Beat Her!’

Bethe Correia is looking to make this fight with Ronda Rousey personal, and she may be pressing all the right buttons to do so. While Rousey claims this fight is already personal due to the fact that Correia beat on her friends to get to her, this will likely light a fire under the seat...


May 13, 2015 9:26 am

Ronda Dating Dana? Rousey Kills The Rumors

In her new book, “My Fight/Your Fight”, Ronda Rousey dives into several details about her life that we may have never heard before. Earlier this week she mentioned her struggle with addiction, and she most recently spoke about the rumors of her dating UFC President Dana White. While on “The MMA Hour“, Rousey was asked...

May 13, 2015 9:00 am

Jessica Andrade vs. Sarah Moras set for UFC Fight Night 71

July’s UFC Fight Night 71 event in San Diego continues to take shape. UFC officials recently announced that a women’s bantamweight bout featuring Jessica Andrade (12-4 MMA) taking on Sarah Moras (4-1 MMA) has been added to the card. Jessica Andrade was most recently seen in action at February’s UFC Fight Night event in Brazil,...

May 13, 2015 9:00 am

UFC Hall of Famer Forrest Griffin Talks PED Use In UFC

Forrest Griffin sits down and talks about performance enhancing drug use in the world of mixed martial arts. Griffin even mentioned himself that once he started to age, he had wished there was a “magic pill” that helped him recover from injuries faster. THIS IS NOT A DRILL! Ronda Rousey’s Intense Judo Workout — WATCH!

May 13, 2015 9:00 am

Grove and Halsey Took Out of Compeition Drug Tests Before Bellator 137

Kendall Grove and Brandon Halsey are set to duke it out in the main event of this Friday’s “Bellator 137” in Temecula, California. Before they could step into the cage, though, they were forced to take out of compeition drug tests to make the bout official. They both passed! MMAJunkie confirmed that CSAC Executive Director...

May 13, 2015 9:00 am

Shamrock: ‘Kimbo Slice Isn’t Even In My League’

UFC legend Ken Shamrock will be going head-to-head with Kimbo Slice at Bellator 138 and he can’t wait to put Slice in his place. Fans questioned Bellator’s strategy after signing both men to a main-event fight for their “Bellator 138″ card, but both men have been talking trash and people are listening. The card will...

May 12, 2015 7:02 pm

The Fighting Irish! Watch McGregor Ready For Aldo (Gallery)

UFC featherweight Conor McGregor climbed to the top of the pile of challengers waiting for a shot at Jose Aldo’s championship and will finally get his shot. McGregor and Aldo are set to duke it out at UFC 189 and it may just be the biggest UFC pay-per-view of the year. McGregor has moved to...

May 12, 2015 7:01 pm

Former UFC Champion Anthony Pettis’ Surgery A Success

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis has been sidelined with yet another injury, but the good news is that his surgery was a success! Pettis was originally scheduled to face Myles Jury at “UFC on FOX 16” which is set to take place in Chicago, Illinois. An elbow injury he suffered while training forced him out of the...

May 12, 2015 7:00 pm

Esparza: I know For a Fact the WSOF Champ Used Steroids

Carla Esparza is pointing fingers at World Series of Fighting’s Jessica Aguilar for utilizing steroids throughout her mixed martial arts career! Ever the hot-button topic in the world of MMA, performance enhancing drug accusations have been thrown around a lot recently. Esparza was recently a guest on “MMA Hour” and said that she knew, for...

May 12, 2015 6:57 pm

UH-OH! Rousey Judo Throws Good Morning America Host — WATCH!

| Ronda Rousey seems to be taking the world by storm— or at least that’s what the cast of “Good Morning America” is saying! After her major book release and being called the most dominant athlete in the world by two major publications, it’s hard to argue that she isn’t! Check out her recent appearance...

May 12, 2015 6:50 pm

Sonnen: Reebok Deal a Bit Socialististic

Chael Sonnen has been one of the higher-profile stars to speak out about the recent developments in the Reebok/UFC deal. Sonnen has neither spoken against or for the deal, but rather stated facts about how much fighters will be losing. Sonnen dove into the topic of how he feels the Reebok/UFC deal is a bit...

May 12, 2015 6:29 pm

EASY! Nate Diaz, Anthony Pettis, Same Night No Problem

Khabib Nurmagomedov is back at it again! Even though he is currently sidelined with a knee injury, the mouth of Nurmagomedov is working perfectly fine. On a recent edition of “MMA Hour“, Nurmagomedov claimed he could beat Pettis AND Diaz all on the same night! “I can fight these guys both same night… These guys...

May 12, 2015 5:58 pm

Lorenz Larkin Moved from “TUF 4 Brazil Finale” to Miami Card!

There was a major shake up for the “The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 4 Finale” card that is scheudled to take place on June 27th! Lorenz Larkin looks to be off of the card and instead will be fighting at an upcoming UFC card in Miami. Larken mentioned on his Facebook, “Best news all day. I...

May 12, 2015 5:39 pm

Joe Rogan Pays Josh Barnett The Ultimate Grappler’s Compliment

Josh Barnett proved to be one of the best grapplers on the planet this past weekend when he submitted Ryron Gracie at “Metamoris 6”. Joe Rogan thinks Barnett may be one of the best catch-wrestlers of all time, though. Is @JoshLBarnett the greatest Catch Wrestler of all time? I know he won't admit it, but...

May 12, 2015 1:34 pm

The Official PPV Numbers Are in For “May/Pac” and They’re Ridiculous

The projections are predictions are done; Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao have broken pay-per-view buy-rate records with their “fight of the decade” earlier this month. 4.4 million pay-per-view telecasts were purchased in the United States of America alone which generated over $400 million, ESPN‘s Dan Rafael reports. Manny Pacquiao’s promoter, Bob Arum, chimed in and...

May 12, 2015 1:03 pm

Could Tyrone Spong Be Making His Way to the UFC?

Tyrone Spong has been making appearances on UFC programming throughout “The Ultimate Fighter: American Top Team vs. Blackzilians”. However, his trainer Henri Hooft shared a picture of Spong and mentioned that he is “coming soon” and hastagged “UFC” afterwards. Simple left hook…simple for @tyrone_spong coming soon #ufc #Hkickboxing #dontmesswithsucces A photo posted by Henri Hooft...

May 12, 2015 12:55 pm

Get Hyped for UFC 187 with This Extended Preview

Two championship bouts headline UFC 187. In the main event, the vacant UFC light heavyweight championship is up for grabs as feared knockout artist Anthony “Rumble” Johnson squares off against two-time U.S. Olympian Daniel Cormier in an intriguing clash of top contenders. Plus, UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman and Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort finally throw...