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Nov 25, 2014 1:48 pm

FIRED UP! ‘Overeem has brain damage’

“He posts that, and I didn’t even have to say a word because it seemed like all the forums and media took care of it for me,” said Rothwell. “The general consensus was that this guy had brain damage. I think he’s getting hit in the head too many times to make that comment. “If...

Nov 25, 2014 1:35 pm

AKA Hoping To Minimize Training Injuries

“It’s been bothering me. There is a ranking that came out, and we are number two on the lowest amount of injuries for big organizations. So we aren’t in the top for injuries. But even being number two, I would rather not be on that list. But for a top team, we are safer than...

Nov 25, 2014 1:28 pm

UFC Explains London Event Cancellation

February 28, 2015 was supposed to mark the return to London, for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. UFC Chief Executive, Gary Cook explains why that date isn’t happening: “We’re going to move ourselves to another London date further down in the year. So we had to make some changes, and as we always say with our...

Nov 25, 2014 1:22 pm

“JACKED”

Top UFC middleweight fighter, Gegard Mousasi has run into a bit of bad luck. He took to twitter to explain: For the jerk that stole my car yesterday, I wish I was fighting you in Sweden on Jan. 24th. @ufc @danawhite pic.twitter.com/ybvwVyrBDY — Gegard Mousasi (@mousasi_mma) November 24, 2014

Nov 25, 2014 1:11 pm

Rich Franklin – ‘I Mentally Broke’

“I always talk about a fight that most people don’t bring up, it’s when I fought Travis Lutter in Montreal. Basically in the fight I had all the answers I needed (to win) but it was just failed execution at every point. I ended up in the worst possible scenario that I could have been...

Nov 25, 2014 1:04 pm

EXPANSION! UFC Exec. Talks Bringing UFC to Russia

  “We’re just about to announce a television deal in Russia. 55 million households,” Cook said. “We’ve never done an event in Russia. The growth is all of that, a global business is how you make sure you create relevant content in the U.S., relevant content for all the other markets, (…) creating more content,...

Nov 25, 2014 12:52 pm

“99 Problems But Our…”

UFC lightweight champion, Anthony “Showtime” Pettis and his lil bro, Sergio, want you to know that being tough, doesn’t mean ignoring your skin’s daily needs. Haha. O.K. We made that up, but for real… Here’s their words. 99 problems but our skin ain't 1 !!! @sergiopettis #teampettis… http://t.co/vJbuFib1Kc — Anthony Pettis (@Showtimepettis) November 24, 2014...

Nov 25, 2014 12:51 pm

Gustafsson, Johnson First Staredown

Yesterday in Sweden, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson mean mugged for the first time. Who takes this title-shot eliminator bout?

Nov 25, 2014 11:58 am

Mixup! SFL Confuses Washington D.C. With Washington State

Happy to announce SFL 36 USA live from Washington December 6th at the Emerald Casino @BrianHalquist @CageSport1 pic.twitter.com/85bDRlVpHY — Super Fight League (@TheFightLeague) November 25, 2014 India’s Super Fight League is set to embark on U.S. soil on December 6. In an embarrassing blunder, their art-department mixed up two popular U.S. territories. Bloodyelbow.com‘s Coach Mike...

Nov 25, 2014 11:27 am

REPLAY! Holy F*%&% Sh*t, Usain Bolt Punch KO?

At Nemesis Fighting Alliance: A Warriors Welcome in Arnold, Missouri, at just 20 seconds of the first round, amateur fighter Nikko Glasper landed a devastating Usain Bolt punch on Tommy Sthair.

Nov 25, 2014 5:00 am

Manny Pacquiao: I’m ready to face Mayweather

Manny Pacquiao fields questions in English and Filipino from the press following his win over Chris Algieri. “I’m stronger and faster now. I’m so happy with my performance. Yes, I’m ready to face Mayweather. I was never discouraged after that loss to Marquez. I just learned that I needed more determination and focus, and I...

Nov 25, 2014 5:00 am

“AMERICAN!”

Former UFC welterweight title challenger, Thiago Alves has earned his U.S. Citizenship. The proud Brazilian born American took to twitter to announce the good news. It's official. I am a American citizen! Very proud of this moment, God bless America!

Nov 24, 2014 9:07 pm

Conor McGregor showing off impressive Capoeira skills

UFC featherweight Conor McGregor can be seen in this video putting on a very impressive Capoeira display along with the man behind the Boston Celtics mascot ‘Lucky the Leprechaun’. Check it out: Can’t see this post? Click HERE.

Nov 24, 2014 8:55 pm

PHOTO | Jon Jones and Donald Cerrone sparring

Teammates Jon Jones and Donald Cerrone sparred recently, and by the looks of Jones caption, it appears the pair don’t spar frequently, however Jones showed respect to Cerrone in the caption, saying he kept the champ on his toes. How do you think this sparring session between two of the UFC’s best knockout artists ended?...

Nov 24, 2014 8:51 pm

Kron Gracie set to make MMA debut December 23rd in Japan

Kron Gracie officially has a date and opponent for his first MMA bout. He will fight Hyung Soo Kim at Real Fight Championship 1 in Japan. Both fighters will be making their MMA debut at the event. No word yet as to whether it will be under amateur rules, or professional rules. For those unfamiliar...

Nov 24, 2014 8:36 pm

Matt Wiman: ‘Dealing with sponsors is like dealing with drug dealers’

At UFC Fight Night 57 this past weekend, Matt Wiman made his return to the Octagon against Issac Vallie-Flagg, whom he defeated via unanimous decision. Wiman looks exceptional in the bout, especially given that he had been away from the Octagon for two years. Many fans took note however of Wiman’s lack of sponsors on...

Nov 24, 2014 8:25 pm

Belfort on TRT ban: “It was better for me”

Ahead of his UFC 184 bout against Chris Weidman for the middleweight title, many are questioning how Vitor Belfort will fight without TRT. Belfort has stated previously that TRT Vitor is no more, and now it’s just ‘TNT Vitor’ (Read that HERE). ‘The Phenom’ spoke to SporTV to discuss his upcoming bout, and why he’s...