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Nov 26, 2014 11:36 am

Renan Barao: Dillashaw would crap his pants fighting me in Brazil

“Fighting in Brazil for the first time is amazing. I’m well trained, doing an excellent camp. Every fight is important. Just to have the opportunity to go in there and show my work is amazing. I’m really happy with the opportunity to fight here.” “I think [T.J.] would crap his pants. Fighting in the United...

Nov 26, 2014 11:35 am

‘Piece of Sh*t Bjorn Rebney did something horrible to me’

Bellator season 8 winner, Magomedrasul “Frodo” Khasbulaev (pictured) is convinced his nearly two-year lay off is part of a bigger conspiracy led by former Bellator President Bjorn Rebney. MMA.TV breaks it down at great length: In Aug, the fighter’s manager asked that he be released from his Bellator contract. Now Khasbulaev has taken to Twitter and...

Nov 26, 2014 11:24 am

High School Official Fights To Raise Money For Wrestling Program

This really happened. Eight-year High School Dean, Mike Laurita, of Thomas Jefferson High School, took a professional MMA bout in order to raise funds, and keep his wrestling program alive. The inspirational combatant, did this at 52 years of age. Kirik Jenness of MMA.TV, tells the story: Two years ago the wrestling team needed money...

Nov 26, 2014 11:16 am

Lauzon vs. Iaquinta Set For January 31 Event

An exciting lightweight bout has been added to the stacked UFC 183 event, set for January 31. Joe Lauzon and the surging, Al Iaquinta have both agreed to a three-round affair. UFC 183 goes down from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, in Las Vegas. In the night’s pay-per-view main event, Anderson Silva returns against, Nick...

Nov 26, 2014 11:08 am

Kid Yamamoto Set To Return Following Three-Year Layoff

UFC bantamweight fighter, Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto is set to make his return to the cage, following a lengthy stint of inactivity. UFC officials announced the Japanese stars inclusion on the upcoming UFC 184 event, in February. UFC 184 takes place from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The pay-per-view event features Chris Weidman vs. Vitor...

Nov 26, 2014 10:53 am

‘Three Legged’ Man Signed By Legacy FC

The world of Mixed Martial Arts has embraced the growing list of disabled combatants who want a shot inside the cage, with open arms. Nick Newell, a one-armed fighter, most recently fought for the WSOF lightweight world title on NBC, which is a major showing for the disabled community, on a very large stage. Now,...

Nov 26, 2014 10:52 am

‘Training Day: Team Alpha Male’ Premieres Tonight on FOX Sports 1

Go behind the scenes of Team Alpha Male, the premier lightweight MMA team of founder Urijah Faber and UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw. The Sacramento, California gym is home to top-ranked fighters such as Joseph Benavidez, Chad Mendes, Danny Castillo and more. Find out what a training day is like for this dominant team and...

Nov 26, 2014 10:16 am

Rory: ‘I’d never stab GSP in the back and fight him’

“He welcomed it. I never forgot it, either. A lot of people now are asking me to fight him, this and that. They don’t see the things that I got to see, that I appreciate. Not only as a martial artist, but for myself. I learned so much from him and I gained a lot...

Nov 26, 2014 10:15 am

“BEAST”

  “Of course, he’s (Gustafsson) definitely my toughest opponent. Have you seen that guy fight? He moves well, he punches well and he doesn’t really get hit. I think the only person that really hit him was Jon Jones a couple of times. You see the difference between Jon Jones and Alexander after that fight....

Nov 26, 2014 10:14 am

Dodson Eyeing D.J. or T.J. Rematches Upon Return To Action

“I’m coming back in 2015, and I’m trying to get whatever gold is available to get at that time. I’ll take it from D.J. or T.J. It really doesn’t matter to me. I don’t think there is anyone in the flyweight division that is trying to fight me when I come back because they know...

Nov 26, 2014 10:02 am

‘I’ll have every UFC record, even GSP and BJ’s’

Former UFC lightweight champion, Frankie ‘The Answer’ Edgar is hunting down the record books. Oh, and a title shot. Check it: The numbers don't lie. I do it with my fighting not my talking. @ufc @danawhite @lorenzofertitta pic.twitter.com/PlaQULhlNG — Frankie Edgar (@FrankieEdgar) November 26, 2014 By my next fight I will have more time in...

Nov 26, 2014 9:50 am

‘UFC 181: Hendricks vs. Lawler’ Extended Preview

Take a deeper look at the highly-anticipated rematch between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler and the lightweight title fight between Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez. The warriors battle it out for the crown at UFC 181 on December 6 in Las Vegas.

Nov 26, 2014 9:43 am

Gracie Breakdown – Renzo Gracie vs. Kazushi Sakuraba

Even though Metamoris 5 only brought us one official submission victory, there several amazing submission exchanges that the world can benefit from. In this edition of the Gracie Breakdown, Ryron and Rener analyze, Gary Tonnon’s heel hook, Keenan Cornelius’ kneebar counter, Jake Shields’ guard passes, Rory McDonald’s Kimura counter, and Renzo’s kimura attempts. They also...

Nov 26, 2014 9:34 am

REPLAY! Dos Santos vs. Werdum (Full Fight)

Coming off 2 big wins, Fabricio Werdum looks well on his way to a title shot as he faces UFC newcomer Junior Dos Santos. But, JDS is ready to show that he is force to be reckoned with in the heavyweight division by coming out with the “W” in his UFC debut.

Nov 25, 2014 4:36 pm

Diaz Talks Pot!

Nick Diaz is a strong cannabis advocate, even allowing his desire to stay, “natural”, to interfere with his prize-fighting career. During a recent media conference, the Stockton based fighter discussed his controversial stance on the banned substance. “I don’t think that’s the most terriblest thing in the world to go down that road, the natural...