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Dec 2, 2014 5:00 am

Up-Close With Angela Magana

Soon Angela will be making her first Appearance in the UFC at Straw weight after a successful run outside the UFC and the entry of the new women’s division. Angela Talks about what it takes to become next level, how women’s MMA has really blown up and having the right people around her.

Dec 2, 2014 5:00 am

Dan Hardy Breaks Down UFC 181

UFC 181 promises to be a clash worthy of Octagon history. Two title fights, Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler and Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez as well as plenty more.

Dec 1, 2014 6:17 pm

Wanderlei Silva plans to have court review lifetime ban from NSAC

Wanderlei Silva’s lawyer revealed that on behalf of his client, he has petitioned the Clark County District Court to overturn Silva’s lifetime ban handed down from the NSAC. Silva’s lawyer, Ross Goodman spoke to MMAJunkie about the case. “It’s an appeal to a judge to hear this legal issue that the NSAC gave short shrift...

Dec 1, 2014 6:08 pm

Yves Edwards doesn’t remember parts of last fight

Yves Edwards, fan favorite, MMA veteran, and the self proclaimed Thug-Jitsu master recently retired after nearly 20 years of fighting professionally. Edwards discussed his last bout, a submission loss against Akbarh Arreola, with Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour, where he revealed he didn’t remember parts of the fight. “As soon as I was fully...

Dec 1, 2014 5:45 pm

Mickey Rourke’s opponent insists he didn’t throw fight

Mickey Rourke’s opponent for his controversial boxing match this past weekend, Elliot Seymour, is insisting that the fight wasn’t fixed, but rather he had no time to train leading up to the bout. According to TMZ, Seymour says he only had one month to train, and was paid to fight, but never to throw the...

Dec 1, 2014 5:39 pm

UFC releases 3 fighters, including Anthony Njokuani

The UFC has released three fighters from its roster according to a recent report. UFCFightersiNFO broke the news, which stated that Anthony Njokuani, Bruno Santos, and Wang Anying have all been deleted from the UFC.com active roster list. The UFC has yet to confirm the news, but will likely do so in the coming days...

Dec 1, 2014 4:58 pm

Impressive single leg takedown counter with flying triangle

Have you ever seen someone land a flying triangle as a counter to a single leg takedown? Chance are probably not, but you can see it for the first time below as Roberto Alencar lands this impressive move in a match. Post by BJJ Video Vault. (Can’t see this post? Click HERE)

Dec 1, 2014 4:47 pm

Mike Tyson’s deadliest combination broken down

In this video, we see legendary prizefighter Mike Tyson’s brutal right hook to the body, right uppercut combo broken down. Check it out! Post by The SPORT Bible. (Can’t see this post? Click HERE)

Dec 1, 2014 4:40 pm

REPORT: New details emerge in UFC uniform deal

There has been talk for some time regarding a potential UFC ‘uniform’ that fighters would wear in the cage, limiting sponsorship logos on the trunks, and doing away with pre-fight banners. MMASucka broke the news, and is reporting that the deal will do away with in-fight sponsorships, and fighters will make their sponsorship money by...

Dec 1, 2014 4:17 pm

Yves Edwards on retirement: “I still love this game”

Earlier this week, the self proclaimed Thug-Jitsu master, fan favorite, Yves Edwards decided it was time to hang the gloves up and retire. Edwards penned a Facebook message (Read that HERE), that explained it was his time to retire, and that he would miss fighting. He joined The MMA Hour to discuss his retirement, and...

Dec 1, 2014 4:01 pm

Coker on Rampage’s return: “It’s going to be a matter of time”

Recently Rampage Jackson sent out a not-so cryptic Tweet saying sometimes u should just stay with the devil u know (See the full Tweet HERE). The Tweet sparked questioning from the MMA community, especially given that Rampage was so eager to leave the UFC at one time. Since Scott Coker has taken over the Presidential...

Dec 1, 2014 3:43 pm

Mirko Cro Cop set to take part in epic rematch with Satoshi Ishii

Mirko Cro Cop will be facing off against Satoshi Ishii in a highly anticipated rematch later this year on New Years Eve. Cro Cop and Ishii fought earlier this year, with Cro Cop securing a 2nd round TKO win from a well placed elbow. The bout saw Cro Cop claim the IGF heavyweight title, and...

Dec 1, 2014 3:27 pm

Gustafsson: ‘I want to take the belt from Jones, it’s personal’

With a highly anticipated UFC 182 light heavyweight clash between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier looming, as well as the UFC on FOX clash between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson for the #1 contender spot, many fans have been discussing who they would like to see win the belt, and who they want to challenge...

Dec 1, 2014 3:15 pm

Pennington considers late opponent change “A little frustrating”

Raquel Pennington had her opponents switched for UFC 181 at the last minute recently when she found herself facing Ashlee Evans-Smith instead of Holly Holm. In addition, Pennington dropped from the main card on Pay-Per View to the preliminary card on Fox Sports 1. She spoke to UFC.com to discuss how the late opponent change...

Dec 1, 2014 3:09 pm

Coker: ‘Bellator wants to pursue Brock Lesnar’

Rumors have been swirling as of late that Brock Lesnar may be making a return to MMA after his WWE contract is up next year. There has been tons of talk regarding Lesnar’s return, and who he would face if he does choose to make a comeback. UFC President Dana White said recently that Lesnar...

Dec 1, 2014 2:49 pm

Dan Hardy breaks down UFC 181 bouts

Ahead of UFC 181 this Saturday, Dan Hardy and John Gooden broke down several of the bouts on the card. Check out their breakdown of the main event, and co-main event bouts below.

Dec 1, 2014 2:42 pm

Alex White quit job to train ahead of UFC 181

Many pro fighters have a day job to support themselves while they pursue a UFC contract. Alex White was one of those fighters up until recently. After being TKO’d by Lucas Martins in July, White quit his job to focus on training full time. He spoke to MMAJunkie about the lifestyle change, and how it...

Dec 1, 2014 10:49 am

Ortiz on “Journeyman” King Mo: ‘He talks like a street hood rat’

The feud continues between Tito Ortiz and King Mo. Following Ortiz win over Stephan Bonnar at Bellator 131, and King Mo’s win over Joe Vedepo on the same card, King Mo began calling out Ortiz, saying that he would ‘Django’ Tito (See that HERE). Then the pair took their beef to Twitter, with both men...

Dec 1, 2014 10:34 am

PHOTO | Jon Jones training with Anderson Silva

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is currently doing several seminars in Brazil ahead of his UFC 182 bout against Daniel Cormier in January. The champ posted the following photo on his Instagram of himself rolling with Anderson Silva this past weekend. Check it out: Hope you guys ready to learn something new! Photo credit:...