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Aug 12, 2014 5:02 am

Jingliang Li vs. Nordine Taleb Set For Fight Night 54

UFC Fight Night 54, which takes place October 4th from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada just picked up another bout. TUF vet Nordine Taleb will face Jingliang ‘The Leech’ Li. Li is coming off a split decision win in his UFC debut earlier this summer over David Michaud at UFC 173. Taleb on the other hand...

Aug 11, 2014 6:30 pm

Rumor: Gina Carano Signed With Bellator

WMMA pioneer Gina Carano may have signed with Bellator according to several rumors. Dana White said several weeks ago that he was very close to reaching a deal with Carano which would lead to a fight with Ronda Rousey. Bellator middleweight Brian Rogers Tweeted Bellator had an announcement to make tomorrow: Friends, Fans & haters...

Aug 11, 2014 6:15 pm

Wanderlei Silva Confident He Won’t Be Suspended By The NSAC

The saga with Wanderlei Silva continues. This time with the former PRIDE FC champion stating that he is confident he won’t be suspended by the NSAC for evading a testing despite Dana White stating Silva would be “in big trouble”. He spoke with Ag. Fight: already preparing my defense,” Silva told Ag. Fight. “There’s not...


Aug 11, 2014 5:57 pm

TJ Grant Ready To Return, Wants Cerrone Or Diaz

TJ Grant has been absent from the UFC for over a year now after suffering a concussion during training. Prior to that he was in the lightweight title picture after winning 5 straight, including an impressive TKO win over Gray Maynard. He spoke with FOX Sports about his return: “I would personally like to fight...

Aug 11, 2014 5:49 pm

Saffiedine Disses MacDonald, Says He Has No Kickboxing

Tarec Safiedine is gearing up for his fight against Rory MacDonald in October at UFC Fight Night 54, which will take place in Halifax, Nova Scotia, California. He spoke with Submission Radio to explain why he will defeat MacDonald: “You are as good as your last fight, right? So when I watch his fight against...

Aug 11, 2014 5:37 pm

7 Arrest Warrants Issued For War Machine Following Assault On Christy Mack

7 arrest warrants have been issued by the Las Vegas Police Department for War Machine, formerly known as Jon Koppenhaver. The list of warrants is as follows courtesy of TMZ: Two felony batteries, one for strangulation Two felony domestic violence with great bodily injury Felony coercion with the threat of force Felony assault with a...

Aug 11, 2014 4:09 pm

R.I.P. Robin Williams

From Entertainment Weekly: Oscar winner and comedian Robin Williams died this morning at 63. While his publicist wouldn’t confirm that it was a suicide, they did issue this statement. “Robin Williams passed away this morning. He has been battling severe depression of late. This is a tragic and sudden loss. The family respectfully asks for...

Aug 11, 2014 3:52 pm

Ben Saunders Returns To The UFC At Fight Night 49

TUF vet Ben Saunders will be making his return to the UFC later this month in Oklahoma on August 23rd at UFC Fight Night 49 in Tulsa Oklahoma. Saunders will be fighting Chris Heatherly, who will be making his UFC debut. Saunders was released by the UFC in 2010 after going 4-3 following his stint...

Aug 11, 2014 3:23 pm

Christy Mack Releases Disturbing Recount Of War Machine Incident With Photos Of Injuries

Christy Mack has released an official statement regarding the situation involving her ex-boyfriend, War Machine. We must warn you the story is extremely graphic and disturbing, and would like to wish Christy a speedy recovery from her numerous injuries. Added below are the graphic photos and story about what happened pic.twitter.com/U1T1X2OP4d — Christy Mack (@ChristyMack)...

Aug 11, 2014 10:24 am

Thiago Alves Returns To Training

Thiago Alves made one of the best returns to the Octagon in April against Seth Baczynski, however the return was short lived because shortly after Alves had to undergo knee surgery. In this video on his Instagram we can see Alves has returned to training, no word yet on when he will return to the...

Aug 11, 2014 9:18 am

Machida: Weidman Can Stand With Belfort

Lyoto Machida knows what it takes to fight Chris Weidman. The former UFC light heavyweight champion went the distance with Weidman last month at UFC 175, where the fight took place mostly standing up. Machida spoke with MMAFighting.com about Weidman’s upcoming fight against Vitor Belfort in December. “Weidman is ready to fight anywhere. If he...

Aug 11, 2014 9:09 am

QUICK TWITT: Donald Cerrone Found Not Guilty Of Assault Charges

Donald The Cowboy Cerrone is most likely off celebrating somehwere, as he should be. The Cowboy was found innocent this weekend of an assault charge stemming from an alleged “boat rage” incident a year ago. Cowboy Tweeted the following after court: Its good to know you can believe in our judicial system. Trial by peers...

Aug 11, 2014 9:03 am

Joe Rogan Wants No Contact Policy For Fighters Following Jones Cormier Brawl

“It was ridiculous. This can’t happen. You can’t do that. This is real bad for the sport. It’s real bad. It’s real bad for public perception. It’s a weapon to be used against MMA. It’s unfortunate. “I think it’s ridiculous. It’s ridiculous,” he said. “It’s just so bad for the image of the sport… These...

Aug 11, 2014 8:45 am

QUICK TWITT: War Machine Defends Himself, Says He Planned On Proposing To Christy Mack

Bellator MMA fighter War Machine is wanted by the LAPD for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend, Christy Mack. War Machine has been on the run since the incident, but has still been Tweeting about his innocence, including the latest string of Tweets from last night where Machine insists he merely wanted to propose to Mack, but...

Aug 11, 2014 8:29 am

Bocek: ‘You Deserve To Lose If You’re Not On PEDs’

Recently retired Mark Bocek is taking quite the opposite stance on PEDs from most of his peers. While Bocek retired because he didn’t want to do PEDs, he says that without them, one deserves to lose. His words: “I’m a realistic person, and I look at it like I could do all the PEDs on...

Aug 11, 2014 7:57 am

Ronda Rousey Rehabbing Injured Knee

UFC women’s bantamweight champion had to undergo some maintenance on her knee after her dominant 16-second win over Alexis Davis at UFC 175 last month. This weekend Layziethesavage brought fans an inside look at the champ’s recovery process via his Instagram. Check it out: @RondaRousey’s #roadtorecovery as she works through physical therapy with @sports_rehab_doc

Aug 11, 2014 7:43 am

FREE FIGHT VIDEO: Tim Boetsch Dominates David Heath

Leading up to UFC Bangor this Saturday, the UFC has decided to remind fans just how dominant UFC veteran Tim Boetsch can be, by bringing you a video of his UFC debut, which he made on 10 days notice. Boetsch lands some big punches to rock Heath before rag dolling his opponent into the cage....

Aug 11, 2014 7:31 am

QUICK TWITT: Christy Mack’s Mom Calls Out War Machine: “You’ll Tap Out”

If you have been following the headlines lately, you know that Bellator MMA fighter War Machine is on the run from LAPD after becoming a suspect in the domestic assault of his significant other, Christy Mack. Mack is currently hospitalized and has yet to release an official statement about the incident, however that doesn’t mean...

Aug 10, 2014 1:58 pm

Jon Jones Says Yes To A Superfight Against Chris Weidman

“Oh, man, I think that would be awesome. I would absolutely jump at the opportunity to have a super fight with Chris Weidman. I respect him a lot as a person and as a champion, and I think that that fight would make great sales — absolutely.” In a recent interview with Sherdog.com, UFC light-heavyweight...