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Mar 17, 2015 1:02 pm

Erick Silva: “I will beat whoever is in front of me”

“My first opponent (Saunders) is 6’3″, a southpaw and mainly a kickboxer. Koscheck, however, is shorter than me, orthodox and a wrestler. That’s a huge difference when it comes to practice. Strategically, we had to make some changes, but it won’t be a major problem, because I’ve fought guys like him before. I train everything,...

Mar 17, 2015 1:01 pm

Brown Assault Case Back Under Review By Prosecutors

Top UFC welterweight fighter Matt Brown was recently involved in the alleged beating of a high-school janitor his jiu jitsu coach. Local police opted to not file charges due to a lack of evidence, and Brown proclaimed his innocence to the world. Fast forward a week, and the alleged victim in the case isn’t letting...

Mar 17, 2015 12:57 pm

Holdsworth Suffering From Post-Concussion Syndrome, Return Date Unknown

Ultimate Fighter Season 18 winner, and Team Alpha Male fighter Chris Holdsworth hasn’t seen the inside of the Octagon since May of 2014. The undefeated prospect, has been out nearly a year, and has no timetable on a return, due to a battle with post-concussion syndrome. MMAFighting.com has it: “I cut all that weight. I...

Mar 17, 2015 12:56 pm

The Best Never Rest — Rousey Returns To Training

A video posted by rondarousey (@rondarousey) on Mar 16, 2015 at 1:17pm PDT UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey returns to training following her recent 14-second win over Cat Zingano.

Mar 17, 2015 12:50 pm

‘I Think I Broke Her Before The Fight’

“I think I break her. She didn’t know what to expect. Maybe she thought that I am crazy. I am really nice. But not in the cage. I told her I like her. She’s still good fighter. I hope we’re gonna meet each other in the future. That’s all. I feel like I’m still sleeping,...

Mar 17, 2015 12:43 pm

Coach: ‘It’s not everyday someone dominates Pettis like that’

“Rafael is a great athlete, I love to work with him. We’ve been going strong together for the past 10 years. Most of my fighters enter fights as underdogs, but we use that as motivation. We knew how to beat Pettis in every aspect of the game, and everything we practiced led us to this...

Mar 17, 2015 12:35 pm

Cyborg To Ronda: ‘I’ll beat you down like your name was Carla Esparza’

The war of words continues between Cris Cyborg and Team Rousey. The latest to throw a match on the already blazing fire of rivalry is Cris Cyborg, who left this nice little note on twitter. Check it: Saw @ufc champion @joannamma fight! @RondaRousey you don't need to lose the belt, for me to beat you...

Mar 17, 2015 11:42 am

Medical Suspensions Report: UFC 185 Edition

The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation has revealed its list of UFC suspended fighters, following last Saturday’s UFC 185 event in Dallas. All combatants will be forced to serve out the minimum term for precautionary reasons, however five men were suspended indefinitely, and will require medical clearance to resume training. UFC 185 took place...

Mar 17, 2015 11:34 am

Tito Ortiz On Anderson Silva’s PED Test — “How could you?”

“It made me scratch my head a couple times. Anderson, how could you do that? I’m a huge fan of Anderson. That was just too bad. I don’t know what kind of thoughts he’s getting from his training partners or from his trainers, but things like that, you shouldn’t do.” “I’ve had major surgeries. I’ve...

Mar 17, 2015 11:20 am

Shlemenko Fails Drug Test in California

The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has confirmed, through multiple outlets, that former Bellator middleweight champion, Alexander Shlemenko has failed his pre-fight drug test for his Bellator 133 appearance. The State of California will not disclose the substances Shlemenko failed for, citing privacy laws, but have confirmed they will be seeking a suspension and fine....

Mar 17, 2015 11:07 am

Liam McGeary Signs Multi-Year Contract Extension With Bellator

Less than a month after making history becoming the first-ever British World Champion in a major MMA organization, Liam McGeary (10-0) has signed a multi-fight, multi-year contract extension with Bellator MMA. Born in England, but now living in the Bronx, NY where he trains with Renzo Gracie, Liam McGeary set a promotional record for most...

Mar 17, 2015 4:59 am

Formiga Eyeing Cejudo Scrap In Mexico City

Nova Uniao’s Jussier Formiga (pictured) is looking to test the promotion’s hottest flyweight prospect, Henry Cejudo. Coming off a dominant performance at UFC 185, Cejudo recently asked for a slot on the UFC’s upcoming return to Mexico. Formiga took notice, and is throwing his name in the hat. Check it: @ColoredSpaces @AllThatMMA @HenryCejudo @danawhite @fan_gsp...

Mar 17, 2015 3:00 am

Cro Cop vs. Miocic — Table Tennis

UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is at Cro Cop headquarters helping the MMA legend prepare for his upcoming fight against Gonzaga.

Mar 16, 2015 5:33 pm

Olympics? Rousey’s “Not that dumb”

“She’s not going to fight for free. She makes a ton of money doing what she’s doing and Ronda’s very smart. One of the things people don’t know about her is how smart she really is. She went to a special school here for kids who were excellent at math and science, and we always...