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Dec 11, 2014 12:08 pm

CM Punk: “Pro Wrestling’s More Risky”

“...I’ve been getting beat up for most of my adult life. Pro wrestling is a lot different than MMA. Most recently, I had a conversation with King Mo, and he’s been training to be a pro wrestler, and he was like, “Pro wrestling is harder.” Now, that doesn’t make my decision to do MMA like,...

Dec 11, 2014 11:58 am

Diaz on Pettis: Whether it’s today or tomorrow, he’s gonna get got

Nate Diaz will return to the octagon this Saturday night when he squares off with Rafael dos Anjos in a key lightweight bout at UFC on FOX 13. Nate knows that a victory over “RDA” would boost him back in to title contention and get him one step closer to his goal of fighting Anthony...

Dec 11, 2014 11:58 am

Anthony Pettis Ready For Immediate Return To Action

Anthony Pettis is looking for a quick turnaround following last weekend’s UFC 181 victory over Gilbert Melendez. Much to his displeasure, the champ has been forced on the sidelines for lengthy stints, due to injury, more than once in his time with the UFC. Now healed, that’s all about to change. His words: (via FOX...

Dec 11, 2014 11:48 am

CM Punk: “Watch me grow. Watch me fight in the UFC”

“If you like fighting and you love me and you want to support me that’s awesome. Watch me grow. Watch me fight in the UFC. If you hate me, that is probably even better because you get to watch me get punched in the liver, and punched in the face and people will be trying...


Dec 11, 2014 11:47 am

“Humble” WSOF Champ Scrubs Floors To Make Ends Meet

“It keeps me humble. I do some personal training, clean carpets and scrub some nasty restaurant floors – stuff like that – but it definitely keeps me humble and helps me make a little extra money.” So you wanna be a fighter? In a recent interview with Bloodyelbow.com, Rich Glenn, the WSOF Featherweight champion detailed...

Dec 11, 2014 11:41 am

Magana Documents ‘Crappy’ Weight-cut (NSFW)

Controversial TUF 20 fighter, Angela Magana has been documenting her weight-cut leading up to today’s TUF 20 Finale Weigh-Ins event. Check it: Besties getting ready to cut weight together @RowdyBec (#TUF20Finale @UltimateFighter) pic.twitter.com/8EqEetYI0l — Angela Magana UFC (@AngelaMagana1) December 11, 2014 Your Majesty & @RowdyBec getting our towel cocoon babies on #TUF20Finale @UltimateFighter pic.twitter.com/OSOy76jrBH —...

Dec 11, 2014 11:29 am

Dos Anjos: ‘I can dethrone Athony Pettis’

“The main reason that I accepted this fight was because I wanted to fight close to the shot for the title fight. I wanted to be in shape around this time.” “He’s a really good fighter. He has good stand-up, a good submission game as well, so that’s why he’s champion. But I think I...

Dec 11, 2014 10:39 am

Struve on Overeem Fight: ”I’m better”

“We’ve really done everything to make sure I’m in the best condition physically and mentally to perform and I really believe I’m going to put on one of my best fights I’ve ever fought for the UFC. “I got another shot and I didn’t care who it was. Look at my last two opponents; Miocic...

Dec 11, 2014 10:16 am

UK Fighter having pioneering donor leg operation following motorcycle crash

Former pro English mixed martial arts fighter Stu Jotham lost most of his leg in a 2011 motorcycle accident. Jotham is now set for what is reported to be the third ever donor leg operation. Three years of waiting after a road crash which nearly killed him, Stu Jotham is looking forward to pioneering surgery...

Dec 11, 2014 10:13 am

CM Punk compares Vince McMahon/Dana White

CM Punk joins FOX Sports Live to compare his old boss Vince McMahon and new boss Dana White. He also comments on his favorite UFC fighters, the rumors on who he’ll fight first and more.

Dec 11, 2014 9:56 am

The Face Off: Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas

It all comes down to this. After 16 fighters entered the house, only two remain and now Carla Esparza will face Rose Namajunas at The Ultimate Fighter Finale with the winner becoming the first ever UFC women’s strawweight champion

Dec 11, 2014 9:49 am

REPLAY! Carla Esparza vs. Jessica Penne (Highlights)

Carla Esparza put on her most complete performance with a superior striking and wrestling attack to beat Jessica Penne and punch her ticket to the first ever UFC women’s strawweight title fight.

Dec 11, 2014 9:46 am

REPLAY! Fight Night Phoenix: Open Workout (Highlights)

Junior Dos Santos, Stipe Miocic and Rafael dos Anjos were all present and participated in the Fight Night Phoenix Open Workouts as they continue to prepare for their bouts. All three spoke to UFC correspondent Megan Olivi afterward.

Dec 10, 2014 8:20 pm

Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas Official For UFC Title Fight

  This Friday on FOX Sports 1, the UFC’s first ever female strawweight champion will be crowned. Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas will headline the TUF 20 Finale event, which takes place live from the Pearl at the Palms Casino, in Las Vegas. News of the matchup was released following tonight’s Ultimate Fighter episode on...

Dec 10, 2014 4:02 pm

Nate Diaz misses UFC on FOX 13 open workouts

Nate Diaz decided not to attend Wednesday’s UFC on FOX 13 open workouts at Phoenix’s U.S. Airways Center. Diaz, who will co-main event the December 13 fight card, was scheduled to appear alongside fellow headliners Junior dos Santos, Stipe Miocic and Rafael dos Anjos. All three of the other fighters showed up to the event,...

Dec 10, 2014 2:59 pm

‘Stone Cold’ Breaks His Silence, Talks CM Punk’s UFC Deal

“I think he rolls with some [MMA] guys and it’s a very big passion of his. I wish him all the luck in the world, and I know they’ll do a helluva big buyrate… Match him up with someone his skill level … it’s hard to gauge what his skill level is though.” … “I...