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Feb 20, 2015 9:23 am

Finalized! March’s UFC 185 Fight Card Is Set

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis will put his belt on the line next month in Dallas, when he faces off with number one contender Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 185. In addition to the highly anticipated lightweight fight, UFC 185 will also feature a strawweight title fight between champion Carla Esparza and challenger Joanna Jedrzejczyk....

Feb 20, 2015 5:00 am

CM Punk Getting Sued For Seven-Figures In WWE Doctor Lawsuit

The UFC’s newest mega-star signee is knee-deep in a legal battle following a lawsuit filed by the WWE’s doctor, for more than 1 million dollars. It’s a defamation lawsuit, filed following comments made by CM Punk on a podcast, last year. MMAFighting.com breaks it down: Dr. Christopher Amann filed the lawsuit in Cook County (Ill.)...

Feb 20, 2015 4:02 am

STORY TIME! Vitor Belfort’s No Rules UFC Fight

It was 1996 when Vitor Belfort, aged only 18, accepted a dangerous fight with Jon Hess – a giant of a man who’d been banned from the UFC after using low blows and eye-rakes.

Feb 20, 2015 4:01 am

Edmond Tarverdyan UFC 184 pre-fight scrum

Ronda Rousey’s striking coach Edmond Tarverdyan discusses Rousey’s upcoming title defense against Cat Zingano at UFC 184, her new tricks, and more during a media day.

Feb 20, 2015 2:06 am

Anderson Silva Breaks His Silence: ‘I have never taken PEDs’

IN RESPECT TO MY FANS I will not say anything about who I am or what I went through to get here. What matters to me now is the respect from those who have followed my career. I bled, struggled and fought because I love it and because I always wanted to honor the flag...

Feb 19, 2015 4:34 pm

Coach: ‘Ronda can beat Holly Holm in a boxing match’

“Ronda beats Holly in a boxing match. “I don’t believe it — I know so. And I believe in my fighter a lot.” “We have her sparring with boxing world champions in the gym. I’ve never seen Ronda lose a single round. You don’t see guy MMA fighters out there — name me one —...

Feb 19, 2015 12:29 pm

Cyborg, Penne Train At the RVCA BJPENN.COM Gym

In Costa Mesa California, at RVCA headquarters, lies a time capsule from BJPENN.COM’s past, that is very much a part of MMA’s present. The Official Pre-Fight Training Facility of BJ Penn. The special all white and grey MMA Gym, adorned with multiple passings of the official BJPENN.COM logo, plays host to several of the world’s...

Feb 19, 2015 12:20 pm

Rousey, Zingano Pass Pre-Fight Drug Tests, UFC 184 Main Event Cleared

Last week the California State Athletic Commission made a surprise visit to our UFC 184 headliners, Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano, to collect urine samples for drug tests. The CSAC tested both fighters for Performance Enhancing Drugs. According to reports, California’s governing body has cleared both females to fight, following clear results on both tests....

Feb 19, 2015 12:12 pm

Used “True Jiu Jitsu” To Beat Brandon Thatch

The hosts of Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Radio) Justin Buchholz and Sir Stud boy (Chris Carlino) talked with callers about the recent UFC fights, including the fight between Benson Henderson and Brandon Thatch. Buchholz gave his thoughts on the fight and on Henderson’s impressive win. “Benson moving up, taking the fight on short...

Feb 19, 2015 11:58 am

Joe Warren On The Time He Sandbagged A Wrestling Match Against Scott Jorgensen

Joe Warren aka ‘The baddest man on the planet’ and the current Bellator MMA bantamweight champion talked to the guys over at Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) during their Tuesday night episode. Warren talked about wrestling quite a bit and during a conversation about the Grapple at the Garden event Warren talked...

Feb 19, 2015 11:32 am

Phil Davis No Longer Under UFC Contract

It appears as if top UFC light-heavyweight fighter Phil Davis made a gamble with his career, taking his last contracted fight on his UFC contract without an extension. The result? He lost. Following Davis’ decision loss to Ryan Bader, he now finds himself on the outside looking in, without a UFC contract, and without the...

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Cody ‘No Love’ Garbrandt Destroys These Pads

Pads with Master Tong A video posted by Cody Garbrandt (@cody_nolove) on Feb 13, 2015 at 3:47pm PST Got Strikes? Rising UFC bantanweight Cody ‘No Love’ Garnbrandt shows off his striking prowess by destroying these pads held by Master Tong.

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Felice Herrig Getting Ready For Paige VanZant

@feliceherrig getting ready for @paigevanzantufc April 18th in Newark NJ on FOX A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Feb 19, 2015 at 8:45am PST Top UFC strawweight, Felice Herrig shows off her striking skills with UFC Veteran Jeff Curran. The Ultimate fighter veteran faces Paige VanZant on April’s UFC on FOX 15 card.

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Cowboy’s Gonna “Cowboy”

My buddy @kevinharvick taking for a few laps!! How fun was that!! A video posted by Donald Cerrone (@cowboycerrone) on Feb 19, 2015 at 8:05am PST Top UFC lightweight, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone shows fight fans what it’s like to speed across a Nascar track. WOW!

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Lawler on MacDonald rematch: ‘I want a finish’

Earlier this week, it was announced that UFC welterweight champion “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler will defend his title against surging Canadian Rory MacDonald at July’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. The pair of welterweights met back in November of 2013, with Lawler earning a split-decision win over MacDonald. This time around, Robbie is hoping for...

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Arianny Celeste Defines The Term “Relationship”

Press▶️ Find out what it really means to define the relationship TONIGHT on @MTV2GuyCode at 11/10c! A video posted by Arianny Celeste UFC® (@ariannyceleste) on Feb 18, 2015 at 8:44pm PST Are you in a relationship, or aren’t you? UFC ring girl, Arianny Celeste tells you how you know.

Feb 19, 2015 11:24 am

Ronda Wants Fighters To Be Paid More Than The UFC’s Ring Girls

“I think that they should get paid more than the ring girls. And I don’t know if the ring girls get paid too much or the fighters don’t get paid enough. But yeah. There’s definitely a lot more in what the fighters do than what they do. So, I think that’s one thing that’s unfair.”...