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Oct 2, 2015 10:51 am

Burt Watson Gives His List Of Top MMA Fights

Former UFC staple and ‘Babysitter to the Stars’ Burt Watson might not be apart of the promotion anymore, but that doesn’t mean he’s out of the MMA game. Watson has been busy ever since leaving the UFC, working for other promotions and still doing what he loves. In a recent interview with MMA Noise, Watson...

Sep 30, 2015 10:16 am

TUF’s Ryan Hall: ‘The Jiu-Jitsu Skill In MMA Is Low’

The current season of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ seems to be a smash hit and so far all the fights have been entertaining. There’s really only been one fight on the show that has stood out as a real captivating guy, and that’s Ryan Hall. Hall won his fight to get into the house and his...

Sep 30, 2015 12:58 am

Chuck Liddell And Snoop Dogg Talk MMA –– ‘Jon Jones Fights To Safe’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell recently sat down with rap legend Snoop Dogg where he explained why he is not a fan of Jon “Bones” Jones. “He fights too safe,” Liddell said of Jones. “Here’s the problem. Like GSP [Georges St-Pierre]. I love GSP. He’s a great fighter. He makes some...

Sep 30, 2015 12:01 am

This New MMA Reality Show Will Make You Cringe –– WATCH NOW!

Chances are pretty good that you’ll feel the same way I did after watching the video above. It’s apparently a pilot episode of a new show called, ‘The Collective.’ The show follows a group of guys with tattoos, hair gel and fancy sunglasses, who claim to be MMA fighters. If you look them all up,...


Sep 29, 2015 12:06 pm

Jones’ UFC Return Imminent? Dana And Lorenzo Show Up At JacksonWinkMMA

By now you might have heard the news about former UFC champion Jon Jones. The former 205 king appeared in court on Tuesday and left with 18 months of probation and no jail time after pleading guilty to a felony charge. Jones’ legal team was able to get Jones a plea deal and ultimately the judge...

Sep 28, 2015 5:09 am

UFC veteran fought in first sanctioned 2 vs. 2 MMA event on US soil

Fans of mixed martial arts fans know there are moments within our sport where you just have to scratch your head and give it a shot. When Bellator announced they signed Kimbo Slice and would be putting him into the cage with Ken Shamrock, it was a confusing decision to say the least. However, it...

Sep 26, 2015 4:45 am

Bellator MMA: Uncut –– DYNAMITE 1

Check out the video below showing a behind the scenes all access look at Bellator ‘Dynamite’ from this past weekend. In the main event we saw Tito Ortiz take on Liam McGeary. Ortiz looked good early but ended up getting trapped in an inverted triangle and tapped out. Also that night we saw the one-night,...

Sep 25, 2015 12:01 am

FLASHBACK! Nick Diaz Competes In Old School Bare Knuckle MMA Fight

UFC fighter Nick Diaz has been fighting for a long time. The former Strikeforce champ is currently out of action because of the highly controversial five year suspension ordered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for Diaz’s alleged failed drug test from UFC 183. The MMA world has been in an uproar since then, signing...

Sep 25, 2015 12:01 am

Paige VanZant: ‘I Got Hurt More In Cheerleading Than I Have In MMA’

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant will fight Joanne Calderwood on Dec. 10 in Las Vegas. The fight will serve as the night’s main event and the whole card will stream on UFC Fight Pass. VanZant is currently on a three fight win streak and is rapidly growing in popularity. VanZant is on somewhat of a TUF...

Sep 24, 2015 12:39 am

BJJ’s Gabi Garcia Will Make MMA Debut At NYE Show In Japan

BJJ practitioner and competitor Gabi Garcia is set to make her MMA debut. Most fans probably know Garcia from her appearance on TUF Brazil, where he acted as a coach on Wanderlei Silva’s team. The thing that caught fan’s eyes during the show was the size of Garcia. She towered over Silva and at the...

Sep 24, 2015 12:25 am

Relive The Biggest Upset In MMA History

Back at UFC 69, on April 7, 2007, the biggest upset in MMA history took place. Welterweight Matt Serra won ‘The Comeback’ season of The Ultimate Fighter, a season that featured veterans fighting for a second chance. Serra won the show and thus earned a title shot against the current champ, Georges St-Pierre. Obviously Serra...

Sep 23, 2015 5:02 pm

Former Pride Boss: ‘Fedor’s Opponent Will Mean Something For Future Of MMA’

At this past Saturday’s Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event it was announced that Fedor Emelianenko will be headlining an event in Japan, put one by the former boss of PRIDE FC, Nobuyuki Sakakibara, on New Years Eve. The card will air on Spike TV. It seemed like the popular thought was that he’d finally sign with the...

Sep 20, 2015 5:30 pm

Everything there is to know about Fedor Emelianenko’s return to MMA

Fedor Emelianenko dropped a bombshell on the mixed martial arts community at “DYNAMITE” on Saturday evening when it was announced he would NOT be fighting for either Bellator or the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Instead, “The Last Emperor” will be squaring off in the main-event of brand new Japan based MMA promotion! The card is set...

Sep 20, 2015 3:17 pm

Urijah Faber gives NBA’s Sacramento Kings a taste of the MMA world

Several players from the NBA’s Sacramento Kings made their way down to the Team Alpha Male training center to get a little taste of the world of mixed martial arts. Former World Extreme Cagefighting Champion and current The Ultimate Fighter Season 22 Coach Urijah Faber showed them around the facility and got them into better...

Sep 19, 2015 12:31 pm

MMA Legend Royce Gracie Hits Instagram Heavy With ‘Dynamite’ Pics

Here’s something you don’t see everyday. MMA legends Royce Gracie and Fedor working out together, trying to keep up with their fitness. The two greats were in San Jose, CA as a part of the Bellator ‘Dynamite’s’ Fan Fest. Other guests included Randy Couture, Sakuraba, Frank Shamrock and Cung Le. It was a star studded...

Sep 18, 2015 8:43 am

Politics? Who Doesn’t Vote, Who Wants Trump? MMA’s Best Discuss — WATCH NOW!

Bellator ‘Dynamite’ goes down on Saturday night and will be the biggest event in the promotions history, with both MMA fights and GLORY kickboxing fights going on throughout the night. Ahead of the event BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage caught up with a bunch of the night’s fighters and picked their brains on the current presidential...

Sep 17, 2015 11:20 am

Watch! MMA’S Best React To Nick Diaz 5 Year Suspension

On Monday, UFC fighter Nick Diaz was suspended by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for five years and fined $165,000. This all came from a drug test from UFC 183, when Diaz fought Anderson Silva, that came back positive for marijuana. However, Diaz’s legal team, at least from this writer’s perspective, provided very sufficient evidence...

Sep 17, 2015 5:05 am

King Mo: ‘MMA’s Entertainment, Not A Sport’

This topic seems to be up for debate. There are fighters and fans who call MMA a sport and believe that it is so. Then there are those who disagree with that terminology and say MMA is entertainment, not a sport. Bellator’s ‘King Mo’ Lawal sides with the latter. He recently spoke with MMAFighting and...

Sep 16, 2015 12:26 pm

Joel Tudor Continues Tirade Against Slater, Who Takes It In MMA?

Joel Tudor and Kelly Slater have two big things in common, they’re known for surfing and for BJJ. The difference is that Tudor is a BJJ black belt, while Slater, who hasn’t put as much time into the sport is a blue belt. Well, according to Tudor, he’s actually not a blue belt and shouldn’t...

Sep 16, 2015 11:19 am

WATCH! Fighter With HIV Fought In Unregulated NY MMA Bout

The topic of MMA legalization in New York is a hot one. Currently, professional MMA is illegal in the state, which leads to unregulated amateur events. The UFC has worked extensively every year to get pro regulated MMA legalized, but as of this year, they have failed to do so. In a recent news report...

Sep 16, 2015 12:25 am

WATCH! Pioneers of MMA: Bas Rutten

Check out the clip below, chronicling the career of MMA legend Bas Rutten. The MMA pioneer was one of the first real mixed martial artist in the sport and was a three time king of pancrase as well as a UFC heavyweight champion. He was truly one of the first big names in the sport...

Sep 15, 2015 7:07 pm

Phil Davis Says Signing With Bellator ‘Reignited’ His Love For MMA

Following a loss to Ryan Bader, former UFC light heavyweight Phil Davis says he was unable to come to terms with the UFC regarding a new contract and ultimately made the choice to sign with Bellator MMA. A move he now credits with reigniting his passion. The light heavyweight is gearing up for this Saturday’s...

Sep 15, 2015 5:22 pm

Ten Time BJJ World Champion Ready To Start MMA Career

Watch out MMA fighters, here comes a ten time BJJ World Champion. Marcus Almeida, or “Buchecha” as he’s more commonly known, is ready to make the move over to mixed martial arts and plans to do so asap. Buchecha told Combate that after suffering a knee injury, which kept him out of this years ADCC,...

Sep 15, 2015 12:58 am

WATCH! Mayweather’s MMA Fighter Bodyguard Gets Dropped During Sparring

Well, Floyd Mayweather Jr. is gone, supposedly. The boxer beat Andre Berto this past Saturday night and stuck to his word, retiring after the fight. Obviously only time will tell if it will stick. Ahead of the fight, Showtime released their All Access series, documenting the training and lead up to the fight from both...

Sep 14, 2015 10:29 am

Former WWE Champion Joins MMA organization Combate Americas

All to often we see the worlds of professional wrestling and mixed martial arts clash. Whether it’s Brock Lesnar performing a fake version of an excruciating submission hold or a fighter doing their best impression of a wrestler, it’s usually interesting to say the least. Another former World Wrestling Entertainment World Champion will be following...

Sep 14, 2015 1:09 am

WATCH! Bellator MMA: Sit Down with King Mo

Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal is walking into SAP Center in San Jose California with his sights set on three men: Linton Vassell, Phil Davis, and Emanuel Newton. Bellator’s first “DYNAMITE” event will take place on Friday and will host a four-man, one-night light heavyweight tournament between the men above. Having a gameplan for just one...

Sep 13, 2015 12:47 pm

Bellator MMA: In Focus with Tito Ortiz — WATCH!

In the latest episode of In Focus, we take a closer look at how Tito Ortiz’s passion for fishing helped set him on the right path and is preparing him for one of the fight’s of his life. On September 19th as the main event for Dynamite 1, Tito enters the Bellator cage in search...

Sep 12, 2015 2:08 pm

Kyra Gracie: ‘I Can’t Say I’ll Never Fight MMA’

Kyra Gracie is a three-time ADCC gold medalist and five-time jiu-jitsu world champion, and considered one of the best grapplers in the world. So, will she ever take her skills into the cage and compete in MMA? Maybe. Gracie, who just premiered a new show on Fight Pass, joined The MMA Hour and said that...