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Apr 16, 2015 8:47 pm

WHITE BELT! Jones BJJ Coach Refuses Promotion

“Before anything else he needs to learn the principles of jiu jitsu, understand the rules, the philosophy, he has to spend some time. I can’t just give him the belt because he’s Jon Jones. So, about that classic photo where he’s got the white-belt, I said ‘Jon, I’m going to put the white belt on...

Apr 16, 2015 8:41 pm

Werdum: ‘Cain’s Injury Withdrawal Just Strategy’

“Cain Velasquez is very experienced, he is always walking forward and mixes his boxing with his wrestling very well” He told Portal do Vale Tudo. “He’s very conditioned. To be honest, I don’t think his last injury was that serious, I think it was more of a strategy. I don’t think he wasn’t able to...

Apr 16, 2015 8:41 pm

PSHH!! OLYMPICS? Brazil TKD Fighter Says Anderson Silva Is A Joke

“Let’s stop kidding. Myself and most of the tae kwon do athletes are fed up with this thing about Anderson Silva trying to apply for the Olympic Games. He can try just like anyone who is officiated by the regulations can. Many people are taking this very seriously, but I don’t think this is more...

Apr 16, 2015 8:40 pm

New Champ Has “Rowdy” Ambitions

“I’m going to stay at 115. In the future, if they’re going to make a new division for 125, then I’m going to move and I’m going to be champion again. And then I will think about 135, but we will see.” UFC Strawweight Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk took the world by storm when she won...

Apr 16, 2015 3:58 pm

‘We Weren’t Even Close to Re-Signing Brock Lesnar’

“Not very close at all. We’d known that Brock was probably going to take a pass and go back to wrestling, which was the right move. You know, Brock came in here, he did incredible things and he got a great deal from Vince (McMahon). He’s 38 years old, man. It makes all the sense...

Apr 16, 2015 3:24 pm

“ALWAYS A BATTLE!” — Nate Diaz, Gilbert Melendez Spar

Even though they have separate training camps, Nate Diaz and Gilbert Melendez can always be seen honing each others skills. After his octagon victories, Diaz would usually be heard singing the praises of his teammates including Melendez, saying he was the best lightweight in the world despite being in rival promotion Strikeforce. Likewise, Melendez would...

Apr 16, 2015 3:04 pm

LAST FIGHT? Mayweather Hints At Retirement Following Pacquiao Bout

“I’m pretty much done with all this. It’s not fun like it was back then. It’s business now. I don’t really enjoy it any longer,. Final [fight] at the MGM Grand in September.” After almost twenty years of in-ring competition, Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather mentioned during Tuesday’s media scrum that he may be hanging up his...

Apr 16, 2015 3:03 pm

JUST ASK! Matt Hughes Ready For UFC Return

“For Dana White to say ‘come back’. That’s all it would take, a phone call from Dana and I would be back! I’m a little old, I’m 41 years old and I’d have to be careful with my opponent, but I’m still a competitor and I’d love to get in there. Matt Serra and I...

Apr 16, 2015 3:02 pm

GRAMTASTIC! UFC Champ Ronda Rousey Hits Instagram Heavy

UFC Bantamweight Ronda Rousey lit up her Instagram today with several Throw Back Thursday posts! Rousey shows off her athleticism, acting skills and beauty in the pictures below! Another vid via @abletowill of me and @gfc_diamond training the other day… #ufc190 A video posted by rondarousey (@rondarousey) on Apr 16, 2015 at 9:43am PDT Katagaruma...

Apr 16, 2015 3:00 pm

POTTY MOUTH! P Words And V Words From Magana In Latest Tweet Beef

Some feuds were never meant to die. ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ 20 cast members Angela Magana, Bec Rawlings and Lisa Ellis carried their beef from the reality show into real life earlier today when Magana called Ellis out for… interesting reasons. Their original hatred stemmed from ‘TUF 20’ when Lisa Ellis and Heather Jo Clark would...

Apr 16, 2015 3:00 pm

BEHIND-THE-SCENES — Schilling Disputes Judges Decision

Joe Schilling may be the cusp of greatness in GLORY, but he seems to be facing controversy during his time with Bellator. At Bellator 136, Schilling lost a controversial split decision to Rafael Carvalho. Even though Schilling dealt a great deal of damage which included a couple knockdowns, the judges scored the fight in favor...

Apr 16, 2015 1:41 pm

RELENTLESS! “Rowdy” Blasts Heavy Bag Like It Stole Her Lunch Money

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey hasn’t even started her training camp yet and she is ALREADY drilling the bags! Rousey trains a new punching bag drill given to her by Edmond Tarverdyan in preparation for her upcoming bout against Bethe Correia at UFC 190. CAPTION: “I’m just gunna let the Instagram coaches try and figure...

Apr 16, 2015 2:10 am

UFC’s Conor McGregor — ‘I Kill Floyd Mayweather In Under 30 Seconds!’

“I don’t look at a man who’s expert in one area as a specialist. I look at him as a rookie in ten other areas. If you can box, what happens if I grab hold of your legs? If you put me face-to-face with Floyd Mayweather—pound-for-pound boxing’s best—if I fought Floyd, I would kill him...

Apr 16, 2015 2:09 am

BEEF! Cerrone Wears Bear-Beater Shirt And Khabib Responds

Donald Cerrone and Khabib Nurmagomedov aren’t getting along too well. Cerrone and Khabib have been doing at it WELL before the fight was even announced, but now it has evolved into a full-blown rivalry. Just over one week after Nurmagomedov claimed his fifteen minutes in the octagon with Cerrone at UFC 187 would be easy,...

Apr 16, 2015 2:08 am

‘If You Don’t Want to Buy My Fight That’s Your F’in Bad’

“I’ve gone through trying to push myself onto people when it comes to sales. I’ve been in the retail market before. I’m not saying mixed martial arts is like retail, but my job is to go out there and perform at the highest level of mixed martial arts, keep on winning and keep my belt....

Apr 16, 2015 2:07 am

Rockhold: Machida Like An Upgraded Michael Bisping

“He’s predominantly a stand-up guy. He’s got a good ground game and he’s got decent wrestling. A very upgraded version of Michael Bisping maybe. I guess. I don’t know. I see this fight going very similar to Bisping. A little tougher, a little harder to find that opening, that kill shot, but I think I...

Apr 16, 2015 2:06 am

Condit-Alves Down With For Enhanced Drug Testing

Thiago Alves and Carlos Condit will be using their match as an opportunity to prove to the critics that MMA is a lot more clean than some people think. In a recent interview with MMAFighting, both fighters were informed that Brazil, the country they will be fighting in, will adhere to the UFC’s new drug...

Apr 16, 2015 2:04 am

Top 5 Fighting Styles In The UFC

Everyone has heard the age-old saying “Styles makes Match-Ups” before. Usually the saying holds true, but there are some styles that CONTROL fights. Check out the top five fighting styles in the UFC and watch how they control the octagon! Who do you think has the best style in the history of MMA? WATCH! KHABIB...

Apr 16, 2015 2:04 am

FULL SPRINT! Ronda Rousey Goes Full-Speed For Reebok

Ronda Rousey looks like she is in amazing shape while filming the newest Reebok commercial! Rousey landed a Reebok deal in December 2014 and jumped into action to film this commercial in January. Watch the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion sprint full-force down the hallway! Another behind the scenes shot from my @reebok shoot four months...