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Aug 27, 2015 7:29 am

Frank Mir: ‘This Is The Best I’ve Ever Been’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir (18-9 MMA) is enjoying a career resurgence, this after earning back-to-back first-round knockout victories over opponents Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and Todd Duffee. The 36-year-old, who heard cries for his retirement following a four-fight losing skid that stretched from 2012-2014, recently told FOX Sports that he is not only still...

Aug 25, 2015 2:17 pm

AKA Coach Takes Responsibility For Cain’s Loss: ‘I Failed At My Job’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is well known for being a cardio-machine inside the octagon. The Mexican-American fighter is often able to push a pace that his opponents simply can’t match, which eventually causes them to crumble beneath him. However, that was not the case in Cain’s most recent effort at UFC 188 in...

Aug 24, 2015 9:35 am

Overeem to JDS: ‘Don’t be a DNB… Sign the contract!’

The UFC heavyweight division may be far from stacked, but there are several match-ups that NEED to happen before it’s too late and “The Reem” vs. JDS is one of them. The two were scheduled to square off at UFC 146 years ago. Overeem had knocked out Brock Lesnar and earned a shot at the...

Aug 22, 2015 10:35 am

Frank Mir: ‘Werdum vs. Velasquez Is A 50/50 Fight’

The UFC heavyweight title will once again be on the line when Fabricio Werdum meets Cain Velasquez in the octagon. The rematch will take place at a yet to be announced venue and date, but fans and fighters have already started debating how the second fight will go down. There are plenty who point to...

Aug 22, 2015 12:07 am

LOL – Animated Werdum Tests Out Troll Face Parachute

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is known for his amazing Jiu-Jitsu skills and, recently, his ability to defy the odds. He’s beaten Fedor Emelianenko and Cain Velasquez. Those two wins alone speak for themselves. The guy’s on a hot streak and it doesn’t seem that anyone has an answer for how to stop him. He’s...

Aug 21, 2015 2:59 pm

Velasquez Comes Out As Slight Favorite Over Champ Werdum

Fabricio Werdum shocked the world (again) when he beat UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez in Mexico City this past June. However, with the rematch announced, it appears that oddsmakers aren’t ready to give him the nod. According to the current odds on BestFightOdds.com, the former champ is actually the slight favorite. The venue and date...

Aug 21, 2015 2:57 pm

Matt Mitrione Eyeing Scrap With Legend Mirko Cro Cop

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione would be ‘honored’ to fight MMA legend Mirko Cro Cop. The UFC is heading to South Korea on Nov. 28 for an event that will be held at the Olympic Gymnastics Arena in Seoul. Rumored to be on that card? the headkick specialist himself, Crop Cop. That’s according to MMAFighting, who...

Aug 20, 2015 9:25 am

Frank Mir’s Not Happy With Arlovski Fight

UFC heavyweight Frank Mir isn’t exactly jumping up and down about his upcoming fight with Andrei Arlovski. Mir talked to the Review Journal about his match with former champ Arlovski and pointed out that it’s not a fight he really wanted to have at this point in both of their careers. Here’s what he said:...

Aug 20, 2015 12:01 am

Mark Hunt Got A New Tatt And It’s Pretty ‘Super’

UFC heavyweight fighter Mark Hunt will be stepping back into the octagon with Bigfoot Silva at UFC 193. It will be a rematch of what many people, including UFC president Dana White, call the greatest heavyweight fight in history. The fight went five rounds and ended up being a draw. Now the two will get...

Aug 19, 2015 8:35 pm

Lesnar: ‘Rousey’s a Super Beast in a Weak Division’

  Former UFC heavyweight champion and current WWE superstar Brock Lesnar recently appeared on ESPN to promote WWE’s Summer Slam. While there he was of course asked about all kinds of MMA/UFC related topics. And theses days, how can you talk about MMA and the UFC without talking about bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Lesnar was...

Aug 19, 2015 4:27 pm

Schaub: ‘If I Fight Again, It’s For The Fans’

  “For me, I love competition, and I miss being in camp. But I’m going to have to take some time away and step away from the game. If I do fight again, it’s not for me – it’s for the fans. I feel like I owe it to them.” UFC heavyweight and TUF 10...

Aug 19, 2015 12:10 pm

Andrei Arlovski’s Concerned More With Paying Bills Than Getting A Title Shot

After his crazy KO win over Travis Browne, a lot of people were calling for former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski to get the next shot at the title, and face off in a rematch with Fabricio Werdum. Well, that didn’t happen. Instead Werdum will rematch Cain Velasquez and Arlovski will now face off with...

Aug 19, 2015 11:44 am

Josh Barnett: ‘The WWE Doesn’t Want Me To Upend Their Show’

UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett will return to the octagon in Sept. and take on Roy Nelson in Japan. Barnett has spent some time away from the octagon, wrestling and doing commentary for New Japan Pro Wrestling. The man Joe Rogan calls the greatest catch wrestler is an avid fan of pro wrestling but has never...

Aug 19, 2015 7:49 am

Cain Velasquez Isn’t Happy With HBO……..

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is pretty upset with what HBO did with some of his footage. HBO’s Real Sports did a highly talked about segment on MMA and the connection it has with domestic violence. They focused on the ‘War Machine’ / Christy Mack case, but also branched out and talked about other...

Aug 19, 2015 12:33 am

Brock Lesnar Gives His Honest Opinion On Ronda Rousey

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is a global superstar and is on the mind of everyone these days. It’s hard to escape the Rousey mania. Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is kind of a big deal himself, having mage success in the WWE and at one time conquering the UFC’s heavyweight division. So it...

Aug 18, 2015 10:22 am

Brock Lesnar Fires Back At Dana White: ‘McMahon Is A Better Promoter Than Dana’

Former UFC heavyweight champion and current WWE wrestler Brock Lesnar recently appeared on ESPN and talked about UFC president Dana White’s comments, where he called wrestling fake. Lesnar fired back and said that WWE’s Vince McMahon is a better promoter than White. Check it out! UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment! What’s...

Aug 18, 2015 7:40 am

Schaub And Jon Anik Debate Fighter Pay –– Things Get A Little Intense

Fighter pay, it’s been debated for probably as long as the sport has been around. Should fighters make more, or are they earning what they deserve? When UFC commentator Jon Anik and UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub recently discussed the topic things stayed cordial, but did get a tad bit heated when trying to make their...