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Sep 16, 2015 12:26 pm

Joel Tudor Continues Tirade Against Slater, Who Takes It In MMA?

Joel Tudor and Kelly Slater have two big things in common, they’re known for surfing and for BJJ. The difference is that Tudor is a BJJ black belt, while Slater, who hasn’t put as much time into the sport is a blue belt. Well, according to Tudor, he’s actually not a blue belt and shouldn’t...

Sep 16, 2015 11:19 am

WATCH! Fighter With HIV Fought In Unregulated NY MMA Bout

The topic of MMA legalization in New York is a hot one. Currently, professional MMA is illegal in the state, which leads to unregulated amateur events. The UFC has worked extensively every year to get pro regulated MMA legalized, but as of this year, they have failed to do so. In a recent news report...

Sep 16, 2015 12:25 am

WATCH! Pioneers of MMA: Bas Rutten

Check out the clip below, chronicling the career of MMA legend Bas Rutten. The MMA pioneer was one of the first real mixed martial artist in the sport and was a three time king of pancrase as well as a UFC heavyweight champion. He was truly one of the first big names in the sport...

Sep 15, 2015 7:07 pm

Phil Davis Says Signing With Bellator ‘Reignited’ His Love For MMA

Following a loss to Ryan Bader, former UFC light heavyweight Phil Davis says he was unable to come to terms with the UFC regarding a new contract and ultimately made the choice to sign with Bellator MMA. A move he now credits with reigniting his passion. The light heavyweight is gearing up for this Saturday’s...

Sep 15, 2015 5:22 pm

Ten Time BJJ World Champion Ready To Start MMA Career

Watch out MMA fighters, here comes a ten time BJJ World Champion. Marcus Almeida, or “Buchecha” as he’s more commonly known, is ready to make the move over to mixed martial arts and plans to do so asap. Buchecha told Combate that after suffering a knee injury, which kept him out of this years ADCC,...

Sep 15, 2015 12:58 am

WATCH! Mayweather’s MMA Fighter Bodyguard Gets Dropped During Sparring

Well, Floyd Mayweather Jr. is gone, supposedly. The boxer beat Andre Berto this past Saturday night and stuck to his word, retiring after the fight. Obviously only time will tell if it will stick. Ahead of the fight, Showtime released their All Access series, documenting the training and lead up to the fight from both...

Sep 14, 2015 10:29 am

Former WWE Champion Joins MMA organization Combate Americas

All to often we see the worlds of professional wrestling and mixed martial arts clash. Whether it’s Brock Lesnar performing a fake version of an excruciating submission hold or a fighter doing their best impression of a wrestler, it’s usually interesting to say the least. Another former World Wrestling Entertainment World Champion will be following...

Sep 14, 2015 1:09 am

WATCH! Bellator MMA: Sit Down with King Mo

Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal is walking into SAP Center in San Jose California with his sights set on three men: Linton Vassell, Phil Davis, and Emanuel Newton. Bellator’s first “DYNAMITE” event will take place on Friday and will host a four-man, one-night light heavyweight tournament between the men above. Having a gameplan for just one...

Sep 13, 2015 12:47 pm

Bellator MMA: In Focus with Tito Ortiz — WATCH!

In the latest episode of In Focus, we take a closer look at how Tito Ortiz’s passion for fishing helped set him on the right path and is preparing him for one of the fight’s of his life. On September 19th as the main event for Dynamite 1, Tito enters the Bellator cage in search...

Sep 12, 2015 2:08 pm

Kyra Gracie: ‘I Can’t Say I’ll Never Fight MMA’

Kyra Gracie is a three-time ADCC gold medalist and five-time jiu-jitsu world champion, and considered one of the best grapplers in the world. So, will she ever take her skills into the cage and compete in MMA? Maybe. Gracie, who just premiered a new show on Fight Pass, joined The MMA Hour and said that...

Sep 10, 2015 10:54 am

WATCH! Greatest Slam In MMA History?

  There have been some pretty memorable slams in MMA history, but is Rampage Jackson’s slam of Ricardo Arona the very best? It took place in Pride and and a young (26) Rampage was taking on Rcardo Arona. Rampage got trapped in an triangle choke that looked like it could be pretty tight and possibly...

Sep 5, 2015 6:07 am

Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Will Feature MMA And Kickboxing Fights Simultaneously

    We already knew that Bellator MMA’s ‘Dynamite’ would be breaking new ground and featuring both a Bellator cage and a GLORY kickboxing ring in the same venue, with fights for each sport taking place throughout the night. However it was unsure just how the logistics of that would work. Now, we know that...

Sep 4, 2015 5:07 am

Forrest Griffin: ‘I Could Turn NBA Players Into MMA Pros In A Week’

Retired UFC fighter and cast member of TUF 1, Forrest Griffin recently spent some time with NBA players from the Detroit Pistons and apparently he’s so confident in his teaching skills that he says he could turn them in to MMA pros in just a week. The basketball team journeyed to Las Vegas and went...

Sep 3, 2015 3:51 pm

Is Vitor Belfort Leaving The Blackzilians and Joining Jackson’s MMA?

Vitor Belfort is coming off of a devastating loss to UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman and is now scheduled to face Dan Henderson at UFC Fight Night 77 on Nov. 7. Ahead of that bout there seems to be a little bit of a shake up. Rumors are swirling that Belfort has left his team,...

Sep 3, 2015 12:01 am

THROWBACK! Ronda Rousey’s First Amateur MMA Fight

It’s Thursday, so how about a good TBT. UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s last fight, against Bethe Correia, took only 34 seconds. In her very first amateur MMA fight, it only took 23. Check out Rousey’s first ever MMA action, where she took on Hayden Munoz and introduced the world to her signature armbar. Check...

Sep 2, 2015 5:54 pm

Sam ‘Hands of Stone’ Stout Officially Retires From MMA

First it was MMA legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira who decided to hang of the gloves and now it’s another legend, Sam Stout. The man known as ‘Hands of Stone’ has decided to call it quits at the age of 31 after a long and impressive career. Did the guy win a UFC title and defend...

Sep 2, 2015 6:40 am

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Officially Retires From MMA

MMA can officially say goodbye to one of the biggest legends in the sport’s history. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira announced that he is in fact calling it quits and retiring from MMA. ‘Big Nog’ will not be fading off into the sunset to never be seen again though, as he has accepted a job with the...

Aug 30, 2015 1:28 am

WATCH! Mayweather laughs as MMA fighter employee gets KOd in boxing ring

The undefeated king of professional boxing is set to make his return to pay-per-view when he squares off with Andre Berto in what is expected to be “Money’s” final fight. The bout is set to take place on September 12, 2015. Go behind the scenes of both fighters’ training camps by watching the following episode...

Aug 28, 2015 5:58 am

Holm’s Teammate: ‘It’s Almost Impossible To Pick Her To Win’

  “Ronda is who she is; she’s proven herself to be a phenomenal athlete, and this fight is pretty interesting if you look at she just knocked out Bethe (Correia) – Holly is an amazing boxer, she’s southpaw. I train with Holly and she’s fast, she’s powerful and she picks things up fast. I want...