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Sep 10, 2014 12:01 pm

TUF Drama – The Girls Talk Sh*t

The cast of The Ultimate Fighter agree on the biggest headache in the house, and then talk some smack to Nicole Dabeau.

Sep 10, 2014 11:58 am

3 Questions with the Cast of the Ultimate Fighter

As we prepare for the new season of the Ultimate Fighter, Charissa Thompson gets to know the all female cast. We find out how it feels to compete at the highest level, what it means at this point in their careers and what it’s like to live with 16 fighters in the same house.


Sep 10, 2014 9:01 am

Chiesa Gets Over Loss, Offers Lauzon A Cheeseburger Instead Of $50K

“Dear @joelauzon, If you’re gonna question my integrity as a man publicly, you can put the Xbox controller down, board a plane to Spokane, WA and come try to take the bonus check out of my hands yourself, don’t cross that line. I said I would of given that FOTN money back to FINISH the...

Sep 10, 2014 9:00 am

PHOTO | Weidman Rocks A Pink Belt

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman is taking up some Kemp classes with friend and training partner, Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson. Here’s another:

Sep 10, 2014 8:00 am

“Bigfoot” Takes Credit For Ruining Overeem’s Chin

“I was flying to Brazil and at the airport and I had the opportunity to sit and watch the Overeem fight. He is a comedy, a cartoon. You have to feel sorry for a guy like that. He is reaping what he sowed. Who plants the good reaps good. He’s a despicable person and does...

Sep 10, 2014 8:00 am

Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth on Newsmakers

Fight Network’s John Ramdeen & Robin Black are joined by boxing legend Iron Mike Tyson to talk about “Undisputed Truth” on Sept. 10 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, ON., looking back on his career, how he got into creating his one-man show, Mike Tyson’s Mysteries and more on Newsmakers.

Sep 10, 2014 8:00 am

Hector Lombard Wants Mousasi At Middleweight

According to reports, top UFC welterweight fighter Hector Lombard is eyeing a return to middleweight and wants to fight Gegard Mousasi. MMAFighting.com has it: Lombard told MMAFighting.com on Tuesday that he was interested in moving back up to middleweight to fight Gegard Mousasi. “I want to beat him up,” he said.

Sep 10, 2014 6:00 am

Court Documents Show Reason Behind Thiago Silva Acquittal

The Broward State Attorney’s Office has released the legal documents surrounding the recent acquittal of newly re-hired UFC light-heavyweight Thiago Silva. The documents, released via Deadspin, explain that Silva’s ex-wife (the alleged victim) failed to cooperate with the state’s investigation and would not talk to detectives or provide evidence of her claims. She later left...

Sep 10, 2014 5:50 am

Tank Abbott: ‘I used to make Tito cry weekly, I’m the real HB BB’

“I used to beat Tito up and make him cry weekly. He didn’t like if I wrestled with him too rough… Tito is the furthest thing from a warrior. It’s disgusting to think that he could even get a step ladder and trim my toenails. “Don’t call me ‘The People’s Champ’, I am the original...

Sep 10, 2014 5:31 am

Judo Gene LeBell Helps Kimmel Prank His Aunt

Jimmy has pulled so many pranks on Aunt Chippy that at at this point he’s always worried that she’ll catch on. So he sent his cousin Sal to mess with her where she would least expect it – her weekly ceramics class in Las Vegas.

Sep 10, 2014 5:30 am

Invicta FC 8 Main Event Loser Was 47 Years Old

Age isn’t always a factor in a sport like Mixed Martial Arts, but Invicta FC is finding themselves amidst a bit of controversy following Satuday night’s lopsided main event on UFC Fight Pass. Invicta champion Michelle Waterson, at 28-years old, successfully defended her strap against an obviously outmatched Yasuko Tamada. Following the bout it was...

Sep 10, 2014 5:21 am

Masked Man Says Tito Owes Him Money

“[Tito has] owed me and hasn’t even made an effort to make good on it, so I really have no allegiance, and Bonnar’s a real solid dude. I thought, if I’m going to help anybody out on this one, I’m going to help the guy that called me first.” “I went to his house and...

Sep 10, 2014 5:20 am

Bas Rutten Responds to ‘Askren-Gate’ Controversy

“Some people commented on my wall about the Ben Askren interview we did and I wanted to say something because I promised I would but then I thought: “They can see themselves it’s really not like Ben is saying it is”, and then Ben started attacking us on Twitter and on ‘MMA Junkie’ with untrue...

Sep 10, 2014 5:10 am

Melendez: ‘Nick Diaz vs. Anderson Silva Is A Win Win’

“There’s not too many times in the sport where everyone is a winner, and the fans, by far, are the winners. Nick’s a winner in this situation. I think this is a great fight for him to come back to and a fight that he’s wanted. He’s fighting one of the greatest of all time,...

Sep 10, 2014 5:10 am

REPLAY! Regional Scene Double KO

Another batch of amazing viewer submitted highlights featuring The Clash MMA, Epic Fighting, IFC, and Xplode Fight Series.

Sep 10, 2014 5:00 am

The Ultimate Fighter: Carla Esparza

Learn more about Ultimate Fighter competitor Carla Esparza and how mixed martial arts has impacted her life. The new season starts tonight, Wednesday, September 10th at 10pm ET on FOX Sports 1.

Sep 10, 2014 5:00 am

Bellator MMA: Uncut – Bellator 123

Exclusive behind-the-scenes action from Bellator 123 live from Mohegan Sun Arena – Friday, September 5th on Spike TV. Episode includes Joe Warren, Tamdan McCrory, Bobby Lashley, Patricio Pitbull & more!

Sep 10, 2014 5:00 am

Abbott: ‘UFC #6 Was The Real UFC #1’

“That was the first real UFC – 6. The Gracies, they actually started the whole show. But they had no longer had anything to do with it (at UFC 6). “It was not a conflict of interest for them anymore. That’s why they didn’t fight in UFC 6. “That’s why all the fighters weighed 100...

Sep 10, 2014 5:00 am

PHOTO | Cris Cyborg Enjoys Thailand Ahead of 135lb. Debut

Our good friends over at Phuket Top Team have sent us more photos from Cris Cyborg’s stay under their roof. The Invicta FC champion has been honing her striking skills for the past several weeks and will be heavily featured in the following mini doc series. Check it:

Sep 9, 2014 8:40 pm

Anthony Johnson Knows Exactly When He Started Hating Alistair Overeem

“There was another reason I didn’t want to work with him that day. My trainer, Henri Hooft was training with us. Now Henri has a bad stomach; he’s had a lot of stomach issues, had surgery and whatnot. He had been working with Alistair, and everyone in that gym knows Henri has a bad stomach,...

Sep 9, 2014 8:34 pm

Bonnar: ‘Tito should be thanking me for saving the sport he was destroying’

“If you think Scott Coker and Spike TV are writing this material, you’re nuts.” “I cant believe people are this stupid. There are people with all these conspiracy theories. People think like, they got us all in the office with SpikeTV and the Bellator brass and we all planned out this elaborate plan.” … “Tito...

Sep 9, 2014 7:52 pm

“Rumble”: ‘Hey Gustafsson, You’re Not The Head Honcho!’

“I just wanted a yes or a no to the fight. With him not responding, it just pretty much pissed me off. “Gus gave Jon (Jones) a run for his money, the toughest fight Jon has ever had. Everybody either has a fight lined up or they’re injured, and the only people in the top-five...

Sep 9, 2014 7:28 pm

Thiago Silva: ‘Ex-wife set me up, it was all about money’

“Here the thing. I didn’t do nothing. She said I pointed a gun at her, I tried to hurt her. I didn’t point any gun, I didn’t try to hurt her, you know? I wanted divorce, she wanted money, I didn’t want to give the money, she set me up, that’s the truth. I just...

Sep 9, 2014 7:14 pm

Rogan Critical Of WWE Fans & ‘Offensively Fake Pro Wrestling’

“You know what else would stun that audience? A simple card trick. It’s all planned out, it’s obvious. [Wresting] is some weird, fucking jerk-off thing that strange guys do, sit in front of the TV and pretend they don’t know it’s fake. You’re pretending. You don’t want to know. You shut that part of your...