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Apr 12, 2012 8:20 am

Frank Trigg Released By HDNet For Alleged Spousal Abuse & Adultery

By Mark Carrillo: Former UFC fighter, Frank Trigg has been relieved of his duties as a commentator for HDNet for alleged domestic violence and having an improper relationship with a co-worker. Trigg allegedly choked his wife unconscious in front of their children back in October of 2011, and is now in the middle of a...

Apr 12, 2012 8:00 am

Gustafsson Feeling No Pressure Heading Into Bout with Silva

By George Deutsch: UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson says he’s feeling no pressure prior to his main event matchup against Thiago Silva in Gustafsson’s native Sweden on April 14 at UFC on Fuel TV: Gustafsson vs. Silva, also known as UFC: Sweden. Speaking to Karyn Bryant of MMA Heat, “The Mauler” cited his training as...

Apr 12, 2012 7:46 am

Twitter For The UFC Fan | The Who's, Why's, Where's And How's

By Sarah J Newman: Twitter, how many of you are using it? Why should you as a fight fan have a twitter?  How do you use it properly? Well first the “why”; most of your favorite fighters are on twitter, they will give you updates on when they are fighting, how training is going, and...

Apr 12, 2012 7:20 am

VIDEO | Street Chokes w/ Ryron and Rener Gracie (Sneak Preview)

As MMA grows in popularity, more and more people are lead to believe that training jiu-jitsu without the gi is the only way to effectively prepare for a street fight, but this couldn’t be further from the truth. In this video, Ryron and Rener explain how people rarely walk around topless or in rash-guards, and...

Apr 11, 2012 5:11 pm

Why Aren't People Tuning In And Watching The Ultimate Fighter Live On FX?

By Jay Sanders: People are not watching The Ultimate Fighter anymore. At least not as much as they once did. The UFC has season one to thank for much of its success. But since that time there have been format changes, rules changes and, most recently, a network change. Still the numbers are down. Here...

Apr 11, 2012 4:39 pm

Rolles Gracie in Negotiations to Fight "The Last Emperor"

By Lynn Mitchell: The Gracie family will try to make history once again.   Heavyweight submission specialist Rolles Gracie is negotiations to face the once most feared Heavyweight in MMA “The Last Emperor” Fedor Emilianenko on June 21 2012 in St. Petersburg arranged by M1-Global. After his lost to Joey Beltran back in 2010 Rolles...

Apr 11, 2012 4:00 pm

Tito Ortiz: “If I have to do TRT, I'm done with the sport.”

By Dustin Moore: Tito Ortiz gave his two cents about Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) in a recent interview to www.fightersonlymag.com, stating that “If I have to do that kind of stuff, I’m done with the sport, I wont compete anymore because I want to be a natural athlete.” There has been a lot of controversy...

Apr 11, 2012 3:36 pm

With GSP And Zahabi’s Support, MacDonald Poised To Inherit Crown In Two Years

By Micah Hinchliffe: During last night’s airing of Ultimate Insider we got to take a peak into the renowned Tristar camp and hear from some of it’s most successful fighters as they prepare for UFC 145 in Atlanta, April 21st. Among these fighters was welterweight contender Rory “Ares” Macdonald, whom many believe to be the...

Apr 11, 2012 12:24 pm

Getting To Know Braulio Estima, The Man Who Is Facing Nick Diaz

By Micah Hinchliffe: “Soooo, Yes Guys it is true!!! I will be facing Nick Diaz at the World Jiu Jitsu Expo in California. The fight will be broad casted live on the Internet ;)))) hope u all will like the match” – A status from April 11th on Braulio Estima’s facebook page. Braulio Estima, a...

Apr 11, 2012 12:09 pm

VIDEO | CFA Throws Their Ring Girls In The Mix With This Body Painting Video

So I’ve done it again. I bring to you today another shockingly entertaining video about MMA ring girls, this time it’s brought to you by the guys at the Championship Fighting Alliance. Their staff of ring card girls by themselves is a wonder to look at, but combine them with the amazing process of getting...

Apr 11, 2012 10:22 am

Nick Diaz Faces Braulio Estima In BJJ Superfight

By Lynn Mitchell: BJJ Superfight: UFC Fighter & a black belt under Cesar Gracie – Nick Diaz of Gracie Fighter vs a black belt under Carlos Gracie Jr. – Braulio Estima of Gracie Barra. This will mark the launch of WORLD JIU-JITSU EXPO on May 12, 2012 the highoctane home of all things Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu...

Apr 11, 2012 10:12 am

"UFC success was on my blood, sweat and tears" – Brock Lesnar

By Lorenzo Luciano: Brock Lesnar former UFC heavyweight champion, left the UFC after suffering back to back devastating loses against Cain Valesquez and current embattled heavyweight number one contender Alistair Overeem. Lesnar joined the UFC in 2008 and left in 2011 with an MMA record of 5 wins and 3 losses. Having accomplished more in...

Apr 11, 2012 10:06 am

Jason "Mayhem" Miller Continues Twitter Assault Of Chael Sonnen

By Lewis Mckeever: Two of the UFC’s most brash personalities have engaged in battle, but not in the octagon. The always entertaining Jason Miller set out to virtually attack MMA motor mouth Chael Sonnen after his smarmy twitter remarks regarding Alistair Overeem’s recent PED troubles: Chael berating someone on their test level is like me...

Apr 11, 2012 9:56 am

The Blackzilians Add BJJ Champion Braulio Estima

By Lynn Mitchell: Grappling sensation Braulio Estima has joined the elite team at Blackzilians in Florida.  Braulio also stated in a previous interview – he plans to make his long awaited MMA debut in July of 2012. It is apparent that high level BJJ black belts have an impact on the MMA game. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu...

Apr 10, 2012 4:37 pm

Ronda Rousey, A Force To Be Reckoned With

By Micah Hinchliffe: It’s clear from her record of lethal armbars that Strikeforce champ Ronda Rousey is both a competitive and intelligent female fighter. Following her dominating victory over Miesha Tate at Strikeforce: Tate vs Rousey on March 3rd “Rowdy” Ronda seemed to show little remorse for the apparent breaking of her opponents arm- hardly...

Apr 10, 2012 4:30 pm

Anthony Johnson Still Has His "Eye on the prize" Following Recent UFC Release

By Micah Hinchliffe: Learning from your mistakes is often a hard yet necessary process, especially if your Anthony Johnson. For those of you who don’t know, after missing weight at UFC 142 and losing via rear naked choke to Vitor Belfort in Rio, Johnson has had a string of bad luck. Dana white stated before...

Apr 10, 2012 4:25 pm

Florian Calls Out Dirty Fighters Who Use PED’s

“As a clean fighter, the whole issue of performance enhancing drugs in MMA really pisses me off. This sport is about honor, technique and discipline. As a fighter, if you use PEDs, how does it feel good knowing that you won using them? Don’t do it, dummies!” While taping tonight’s “UFC Tonight” for FUEL TV,...