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Dec 4, 2014 3:20 pm

Gilbert Melendez: ‘Knockout or Get Knocked Out’

“Going through that experience then and knowing where I’m at now, those reasons aren’t there anymore. This time I’m going to go for it and get knocked out in the process, or else knock him out in the process.” “…That’s not going to be the case with me. I can’t wait to see his face...

Dec 4, 2014 3:05 pm

Matt Hamill Wants Rematch With Rampage Under Bellator Flag

Popular retired Mixed Martial Arts fighter, Matt ‘The Hammer’ Hamill seems to have the itch, and wants to return to the cage. Surprisingly enough, ‘The Hammer’ is calling for a deal with Bellator, the UFC”s number 1 competitor. Check it: @scottcoker I want a fight with @rampage4real. The Hammer is coming back and want to...

Dec 4, 2014 2:57 pm

Pettis: ‘He’s An Idol, Silva Critique Taken Out Of Context’

“It was taken out of context. I said that it was a basic kick, not an amateur move. I said that it was a basic kick, which Anderson probably already did a million times, and they caught a piece of my quote and the headline showed me saying that was an amateur mistake. I’m sure...

Dec 4, 2014 2:20 pm

‘Who wouldn’t like to get to China in two-minutes?’

UFC 181 heavyweights Travis Browne, Brendan Schaub, Anthony Hamilton, and Todd Duffee play a game of Either/Or. Find out if they would rather be underdog or favorite, prefer KO of submission, and whether they would go back in time to into the future.


Dec 4, 2014 12:56 pm

Ronda Rousey Dumped ‘The Most Amazing Guy Ever’

“I’m mostly just learning what I don’t like right now and I think I really just need a guy that’s really self confident and self assured and secure in himself. I consider myself a badge of masculinity and if you look like a man next to me then you are a man. I was with...

Dec 4, 2014 12:50 pm

War Machine Gets 1.5 – 4 years Prison Time

And he hasn’t even gone to trial yet… In the case of War Machine, who is currently awaiting trial for the brutal beating of his ex-girlfriend, a Las Vegas judge has opted to revoke his 2012 probation sentence, and invoke his suspended Jail sentence of 1.5 – 4 years. This comes in addition to the...

Dec 4, 2014 12:39 pm

FIGHTING WORDS! Tim Kennedy: ‘I’ll Choke Out PED Using Felon Chael Sonnen’

“Chael is being an ignorant idiot that evidently doesn’t have any idea what he’s talking about… I haven’t said a thing for the past five weeks; all I’ve been doing is hunting. But I guess I shouldn’t worry about it. It’s coming from a retired, PED using felon. Maybe he’s trying to promote a fight...

Dec 4, 2014 8:52 am

Pettis wants a good 2015 to elevate status

Ahead of UFC 181 tonight, many critics have put UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis under fire for his lack of fighting. Pettis hasn’t fought since defeating Ben Henderson for the belt in August of 2013, over a year ago. Pettis outlined his plans for 2015, and what he wants to accomplish in the new year....

Dec 4, 2014 8:11 am

UFC 181 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 2

On episode #2 of UFC 181 Embedded, UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis muses on his upcoming fight and the big-city sights during a media day in New York City. Across the country, his challenger Gilbert Melendez makes his final preparations in San Francisco before boarding a flight to Las Vegas. Back in the Big Apple,...

Dec 4, 2014 5:00 am

Pettis On Askren: ‘He’d Whoop My…’

During a recent luncheon with select members of the media, UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis discussed what would happen if teammate, Ben Askren, were to join the UFC’s lightweight ranks. “He would whoop my ass,” said Pettis. “He holds me down and laughs at me.” Ben Askren is the current ONEFC Welterweight champion.

Dec 3, 2014 7:19 pm

RELEASE ME! ‘I Would Rather Fight For Scott Coker’

“I asked (my manager) Gary (Ibarra) to ask the UFC to release me for … what they’ve done to me,” Le (9-3 MMA, 2-2 UFC) said on the Gross Point Blank podcast. “I really don’t want to be a part of a promotion that doesn’t (give) their fighters the benefit of the doubt.” “Just because...

Dec 3, 2014 11:50 am

INSTA-BEEF! Manny Fires Back At Floyd – ‘Get off instagram and into the ring’

It wasn’t long ago that Floyd Mayweather Jr. starting dissing Manny Pacquiao on instagram. Pacquiao though, isn’t backing down, and he returned the favor with an instagram callout of his own: Caption: “Stop throwing punches on Instagram and let’s get in the ring! #TBE #TheBestExcuses” Stop throwing punches on Instagram and let's get in the...

Dec 3, 2014 11:23 am

“Completely Candid” Ashlee Evans-Smith On Her UFC Debut- Exclusive

UFC 181 takes place this Saturday on Dec. 6 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main card features two championship fights, with Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler for the welterweight title and lightweight champion Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez. Making her UFC debut on the Fox Sports 1 prelims will...

Dec 3, 2014 11:19 am

Pettis: ‘Anderson Silva broke his leg because of “Amateur Mistake”

“It was kind of an amateur mistake. I mean, he kicked a check, and that’s like a basic kickboxing move. I mean, he’s probably done that a million times in his life, and that was just the wrong time to do it. The wrong angle, the wrong pressure. But that doesn’t really make me kick...

Dec 3, 2014 11:18 am

Griffin On The Positives Of UFC Uniforms

It adds that extra level of professionalism. It takes it to the next level where it’s not every guy out there hustling for this and that sponsor, and half of them are joke companies you’ve never really heard of. We become like major sports teams with that one sponsor. It cuts out a lot of...

Dec 3, 2014 11:13 am

Manager: ‘Nate Diaz Turned Down Fight With Barboza’

“He was supposed to fight Nate Diaz, but Nate didn’t accept the fight. We won’t look to opponents now. We have to beat anyone they put in front of us. Whatever they do, we will fight and win. We won’t call this or that guy out.” “There’s Rafael dos Anjos vs. Nate Diaz and a...

Dec 3, 2014 10:59 am

Mickey Rourke’s Message To The Haters

Many, including UFC commentator Joe Rogan, have spoken out against Mickey Rourke’s recent trip inside the ring. (Replay Here). He responds: All you Haters —> pic.twitter.com/6fzgOJGXy5 — Jake Ellenberger (@EllenbergerMMA) December 2, 2014

Dec 3, 2014 10:54 am

Dana White: ‘New Rankings Panel To Be Small, Credible, Ethical Group’

“I’m looking for a smaller group of people to be involved in the rankings. I want legitimate guys that I know are very credible and ethical, and we’re going to work on that. I’m all about “fair”. I want what is fair for everybody.” In a recent interview with Ariel Helwani (Replay HERE), UFC President...

Dec 3, 2014 10:49 am

Nate Quarry Smashes The UFC Over New Uniforms

The UFC further continuing their stranglehold over the fighters. Why? They don’t have enough money to actually pay their athletes above welfare wages? Will the money trickle down? Has it so far? How many checks have the random fighters gotten from “official” UFC sponsors? None? No Harley Davidson checks? No checks from the supplement sponsors?...

Dec 3, 2014 10:43 am

Bellator Boss – ‘Not a fighter on the planet we can’t sign’

“Obviously people know who we’re backed by (Viacom). It’s an ongoing process, but I will say this: there’s not a fighter on this planet that if the value was there, we couldn’t take.” During a recent interview with Bloodyelbow.com‘s Steph Daniels, Scott Coker discussed his ability to be competitive with the UFC. Can you see...

Dec 3, 2014 10:33 am

Anderson Silva’s Leg Ready For UFC Return

Hard workout thanks to all my followers I hit a million here in my Instagram thank you all A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Dec 2, 2014 at 7:40pm PST Former UFC middleweight champion, Anderson “The Spider” Silva shows off his healed leg ahead of his upcoming bout against Nick Diaz.

Dec 3, 2014 10:23 am

Cyborg Postpones Trip To Bantamweight

“I haven’t fought in a long time. With this injury, I believe the best option now will be fight in my division. I can’t wait anymore, I need to fight. I’m the featherweight champion and Invicta FC needs me to defend my belt. I believe I will be ready to fight in February. I’m slowly...

Dec 3, 2014 10:13 am

Nate Diaz Reacts Harshly To UFC Uniforms

Nate Diaz is not pleased with the UFC’s new uniform policy. Check it: Here's for your Bitchass uniforms.. http://t.co/Fqh2bAEZKC pic.twitter.com/2rYYsOI84l — Nathan Diaz (@NateDiaz209) December 3, 2014 Oh shit my phone was hacked today… — Nathan Diaz (@NateDiaz209) December 3, 2014