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Oct 12, 2014 8:37 pm

S&P Downgrades Zuffa Credit Rating After Rough 2014

The UFC has fallen under criticism this year for what some are saying is ‘over saturation’ of the sport, running events nearly every week, sometimes more than one a day. According to MMA Payout Reports, Standard and Poor’s (S&P) has officially downgraded Zuffa’s credit from BB to BB-, a rating they have held since 2010....

Oct 12, 2014 7:57 pm

Brutal Head Kick KO From WMMA Bout

When it comes to head kick KO’s, they’re all brutal. That being said, this one in particular looks especially brutal. Check it out:

Oct 12, 2014 7:34 pm

Augusto Montano vs. Chris Heatherly Set For UFC 180

Chris Heatherly is set to welcome UFC newcomer, Augusto Montano, to the Octagon on November 15th in Mexico at UFC 180. Montano is a highly touted prospect who boasts a 13-1 record, that has seen him finish all 13 of his wins. With 8 knockouts, and 5 submissions to his name, Montano will look to...

Oct 12, 2014 4:19 pm

Joe Schilling Explains “Schoolyard Fight” With Nick Diaz

Joe Schilling is one of the most feared Kickboxers in the world. So naturally when he sparred against Nick Diaz, who is an extremely intimidating fighter, the two clashed, and things were intense. After the sparring session however, Schilling and Diaz became friends, even to the point that Schilling will be heading to Stockton to...

Oct 12, 2014 4:12 pm

Phil Davis ‘The Brazilian Killer’ 2.0?

Phil Davis is gearing up for his UFC 179 co-main event bout against Glover Teixeira in just under two weeks. The bout will take place in Brazil, something Davis is familiar, and comfortable with. The Brazilian crowd is widely considered to be one of the rowdiest crowds in MMA, second only to the Irish fans....

Oct 12, 2014 4:01 pm

Dunham vs. Damm Set For UFC 182 In Vegas

The UFC has announced that Evan Dunham and Rodrigo Damm will meet in the Octagon on January 3rd in Las Vegas for UFC 182. Dunham will be riding a 3-fight losing streak into the bout, most recently dropping a TKO loss to Edson Barboza back in July at UFC Fight Night Cerrone vs. Miller. Damm...

Oct 12, 2014 3:47 pm

QUICK TWITT: Fans React To Mike Goldberg’s NFL Commentating

Longtime UFC commentator Mike Goldberg stepped into the broadcasting booth for the NFL to call a game between the Minnesota Vikings and Detroit Lions earlier today…and fans haven’t been too happy with the result. Ronnie Milsap would be a more competent play-by-play voice than what FOX has given us this afternoon. — The Daily Norseman...

Oct 12, 2014 3:40 pm

Zwicker Steps In To Fight Alexander At Bealltor 129

Virgil Zwicker has stepped in to fight former UFC fighter Houston Alexander on less than a week’s notice at Bealltor 129. Zwicker is stepping in for an injured James Thompson. Zwicker is coming off a 1st round submission loss to Linton Vassell at Bellator 122 back in July. The lineup for Friday’s Bellator 129 is...

Oct 12, 2014 3:28 pm

Max Holloway Wants 5th Fight In 2014

Max Holloway has already become the youngest fighter in UFC history to reach 10 bouts with the promotion, but he isn’t content sitting out for much longer. At just 22-years old, Holloway has compiled a 7-3 UFC record, that has only seen him drop defeats to #5 ranked Conor McGregor, #7 ranked Dustin Poirier, and...

Oct 12, 2014 3:18 pm

Brutal ‘Baseball Bat’ Choke Leaves 3 Grapplers Out Cold

For those familiar with JiuJitsu, specifically Gi JiuJitsu, we know ‘baseball bat’ chokes are some of the most devastating chokes out there. Watch what happens when Scott Sievewright performs a ‘baseball bat’ choke in a no-gi competition with a modified grip! Post by BJJ Video Vault.

Oct 12, 2014 3:11 pm

PHOTO | Felice Herrig Stuns At Wedding

Women’s UFC strawweight, and TUF 20 competitor Felice Herrig posted the following picture on her Instagram of herself ready to go to a wedding. Check it out: Loading Going to a Black & White attire wedding tonight. Usually I love my white but opted for LBD in a LBD View on Instagram

Oct 12, 2014 3:07 pm

PHOTO | Rich Franklin Earns BJJ Black Belt

Former UFC champion Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin earned his BJJ Black Belt earlier this week, and captured the moment on Twitter, thanking his coaches and teammates. Got my black belt today from @JorgeGurgel. Thanks to all the guys who helped me train over the years! pic.twitter.com/7yWQGRZH2L — Rich Franklin (@RichFranklin) October 10, 2014 Franklin, who is...

Oct 12, 2014 3:02 pm

Ronda Rousey Updates Fans On Speed Bag Progress

Last week, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey posted a video of herself training on the new speed bag at GFC (See that HERE). Earlier this weekend, the champ updated fans on her progress on the bag with this new video. Loading Slow progress is still progress…. #learningcurve View on Instagram

Oct 12, 2014 10:05 am

REPLAY! Horodecki Dominates Huete At WSOF 14

At WSOF 14, Chris Horodecki defeated Luis Huete in dominant fashion to win a decision victory. Catch the full fight highlights below: Your browser does not support iframes.