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Feb 9, 2016 9:30 pm

WATCH! Confused Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller makes official fight announcement

It was announced earlier this week that MMA veteran Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller would be returning to MMA to fight former UFC fighter Luke Barnatt for the Venator FC middleweight championship in Italy on May 21st. In a recent periscope session, a very confused Mayhem Miller made the official fight announcement, in which he stated that...

Feb 6, 2016 11:54 am

MUST SEE! Conor McGregor’s insane ‘2016 World MMA Awards’ speech

Last night the ‘2016 World MMA Awards’ took place from The Venetian in Las Vegas. While UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm collected big by winning 3 awards, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor stole the show with his proxy acceptance speech, in which he called UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum a “pussy”. Watch the whole...

Feb 6, 2016 8:02 am

Results from ‘2016 World MMA Awards’

Last night the 2016 World MMA Awards went down in Las Vegas at The Venetian. The event, which was hosted by MMA veteran Urijah Faber, was a memorable one that even saw Conor McGregor throw some verbal jabs at UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum. The event was also a big one for UFC women’s bantamweight...


Feb 3, 2016 8:31 am

On This Day: Frank Mir Submits Brock Lesnar

On this day in MMA history we have one of the most iconic submissions in UFC history. Eight years ago At UFC 81 Frank Mir welcomed Brock Lesnar to the UFC and handed him the first loss of his career as he submitted Lesnar in the very 1st round with a kneebar. The win made...

Jan 29, 2016 8:36 am

WATCH! Josh Barnett goes full pro-wrestling mode at open workouts

Yesterday we posted a clip of top ranked UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett putting on an elaborate show at the UFC on FOX 18 open workouts. Now, we have the full footage of Barnett’s WWE-style open workout footage ahead of his bout with Ben Rothwell this Saturday in New Jersey. One thing’s for sure…the UFC brass’...

Jan 28, 2016 10:45 am

MUST SEE #TBT! Tug of War part 1, Alistair Overeem versus Bobb Sapp!

If you haven’t seen this challenge between these MMA veterans, check it out! Watch this classic #TBT clip of UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem taking on MMA veteran Bob Sapp. The two MMA stars who have made themselves known fighting in Japan for promotions such as K-1 and PRIDE were faced against each other in an...

Jan 27, 2016 12:16 pm

Shane Carwin trolls Brock Lesnar on Twitter

In a blast from the past, Shane Carwin may have just re-ignited his feud with former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar. The pair fought back at UFC 116 in July of 2010 to unify the UFC heavyweight championship which was held by Lesnar, and the interim UFC heavyweight championship which was held by Carwin. Ultimately...

Jan 27, 2016 10:11 am

WATCH! Kid who ate Mark Hunt’s body shot scores 6-second KO

It looks like the kickboxer studying under kickboxing legend John Wayne Parr not only can take a punch but can dish them out too. Yesterday we seen a video of “Noodles” taking a solid body shot from UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt. If you are familiar with Hunt’s fights in the UFC, PRIDE or K-1, you...

Jan 27, 2016 7:58 am

Miocic didn’t turn down fight with Jones

Last week Cain Velasquez withdrew from his UFC 196 heavyweight showdown with Fabricio Werdum. Velasquez was replaced by Stipe Miocic, however news broke shortly after that Werdum had withdrawn from the bout as well. There was a scramble for the UFC to find a replacement main event for the bout. Many on Twitter began to...

Jan 26, 2016 9:36 am

Rockhold opens up on Velasquez’s back injury

Recently it was announced that former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez had pulled out of his UFC 196 main event scrap with Fabricio Werdum as a result of a back injury. Shortly after, it was announced that Stipe Miocic had filled in for Velasquez. Following that announcement Fabricio Werdum withdrew from the bout, leaving UFC...

Jan 26, 2016 8:04 am

Rousey camp responds to engagement rumors

This past Saturday former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey hosted Saturday Night Live alongside pop music star Selena Gomez. Leading up to the event, Rousey caused quite a stir when a preview for the episode showed Rousey wearing a fancy ring on ‘that finger’ leading many to wonder whether or not Rousey and UFC...

Jan 23, 2016 8:25 am

Is Ronda Rousey engaged?

As Ronda Rousey prepares to host Saturday Night Live tonight we’ve seen a preview of the episode, as well as a behind the scenes interview with the former UFC women’s bantamweight champion. While the SNL preview also featured an appearance from pop music star Selena Gomez, who will be co-hosting with Rousey, many couldn’t help...

Jan 22, 2016 9:08 am

WATCH! Cain Velasquez chases Vince Vaughn in upcoming film

Ahead of Cain Velasquez’s UFC 196 rematch with Fabricio Werdum for the UFC heavyweight championship, take a look at Velasquez on the big screen as he appears alongside Vince Vaughn in ‘Term Life’. We’ve seen numerous fighters taking roles in Hollywood films recently, with the most notable being former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey....

Jan 15, 2016 12:22 pm

WATCH! Arlovski recounts the time he got into a scuffle with Russell Crowe

Not too many people would be brave enough to get into a scuffle with 6’4 240 pound former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski, however Russell Crowe did. Arlovski, who is coming off a 1st round TKO loss to Stipe Miocic back at UFC 195, spoke to The UnderGround to recount the time he got into...

Jan 15, 2016 2:13 am

Matt Mitrione does media appearance barefooted because shoes were not Reeboks

It looks like Matt Mitrione did the best he could on the fly to appease the heads monitoring the Reebok and UFC sponsorship deal. The UFC heavyweight veteran appeared barefooted for the media and spoke with Ariel Helwani of MMA Fighting wearing “Js” and a polo shirt. Mitrione would have to take his shoes off...

Jan 9, 2016 12:37 pm

Exclusive Video | The first time Ronda Rousey met Josh Barnett and they nerd out…

[ooyala code=”t1MHkyMDE6A5y02XWGO1oWpjw-OCeu7A” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] It’s no secret that former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is a big big fan of Pokemon, however what many may not know is that UFC heavyweight veteran Josh Barnett is also a big fan of Magic The Gathering. In the video above courtesy of BJPENN.com’s very...

Jan 9, 2016 11:04 am

Fabricio Werdum fires back at Luke Rockhold

Recently, the often soft spoken Fabricio Werdum found himself under fire from UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. The animosity from Rockhold likely stems from the fact that Werdum defeated Cain Velasquez, Rockhold’s teammate, for the UFC heavyweight championship last year. At UFC 196 on February 6th Velasquez will get the chance to reclaim his championship...

Jan 8, 2016 10:27 am

Mark ‘All Natty’ Hunt says he’s been fighting PED drenched fighters for years

Mark Hunt is extremely pleased with the UFC’s implementation of random drug testing done by USADA. “The Super Samoan” who has a fight scheduled with former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is all too excited to get his own championship belt spoke with Craziest Sports Fights about his upcoming bout and history of fighting. “All...

Dec 26, 2015 8:05 am

Clip of the Day: Fabricio Werdum vs. Fedor Emelianenko

Fabricio Werdum vs Fedor Emelianenko in San Jose, CA on June 26, 2010. #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/BV2q3AEf7C — Dana White (@danawhite) December 26, 2015 The MMA world is currently preparing for the return of Fedor Emelianenko on New Years Eve under the Rizin FF banner, similarly, we are also preparing to see the rematch between Fabricio Werdum...

Dec 24, 2015 9:56 am

PHOTO | Official Werdum vs. Velasquez II poster revealed

On February 6th Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez will have their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC heavyweight championship. The fight will go down at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, where Fabricio Werdum will look to make his first successful title defense, while Velasquez will look to reclaim the belt that he lost. Check out...

Dec 22, 2015 6:09 pm

Holm isn’t losing any sleep over Rousey not congratulating her

It’s been over a month Holly Holm defeated Ronda Rousey back at UFC 193 in Melbourne Australia to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Since then the two female UFC stars have had vastly different lives. Holm went on a massive media tour, while Rousey sought shelter in privacy for several weeks with her boyfriend,...

Dec 22, 2015 12:00 pm

WATCH! Luke Rockhold returns to AKA for the first time since winning championship

The Champ is here! @LukeRockhold first time back to @AKA_HQ since getting his belt! pic.twitter.com/JWBpSX7LPT — Cain Velasquez (@cainmma) December 21, 2015 Earlier this month at UFC 194 Luke Rockhold put on a spectacular performance against Chris Weidman that saw him ultimately pick up a 4th round TKO win and claim the UFC middleweight championship....

Dec 16, 2015 9:36 am

McGregor’s manager refutes Werdum’s claims that McGregor wanted to train at Kings MMA

Prior to UFC 194, UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum revealed that Conor McGregor’s manager reached out to Kings MMA to ask if McGregor could train there. McGregor ultimately won the fight via KO in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Now, McGregor’s manager has refuted Werdum’s claims that McGregor ever tried to...

Dec 11, 2015 10:03 am

Werdum feeling confident he will beat Velasquez again

Fabricio Werdum is one of the most dominant heavyweights on the UFC roster. With that being said, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez was once the most dominant heavyweight. When the two first met inside the Octagon at UFC 188 earlier this year, Werdum dominated the fight until eventually getting a 3rd round guillotine, unifying...