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Aug 21, 2015 7:20 am

USADA Drug Test Samples Could Be Tested Years Later

Cheaters beware, the UFC and USADA are looking to do everything in their power to catch every and all users. While on UFC commentator Joe Rogan’s podcast, UFC VP of Athlete Health and Performance Jeff Novitzky talked about USADA’s methods, saying that they will be able to tests samples years later and retroactively bust fighters...

Aug 20, 2015 5:46 pm

Artem Levin vs. Joe Schilling 3 Set For GLORY 24 In Denver

On October 9 GLORY’ Joe Schilling will take on middleweight champion Artem Levin for a third time. The two have fought twice before, with each holing one victory over the other. Not only will they get to settle their score, but they’ll do so with Artem’s title on the line. The news was announced today...

Aug 20, 2015 5:45 pm

Nick Diaz In The Gym And Looking SWOLE

UFC welterweight/middleweight Nick Diaz might not have a fight coming up, but that doesn’t mean he’s not in the gym. In fact, the guy just got done doing one of those Ironman races. Diaz is still on the sidelines and waiting for his hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission in regards to his failed...

Aug 20, 2015 5:45 pm

USADA Plans On Using ‘Smell Test’ To Catch Cheaters

The UFC is looking to crack down on the amount of PED and steroid users. So, they brought in a whole new policy, which will utilize a third party, United States Anti Doping Agency, to handle all the in and out of competition drug testing. Jeff Novitzky, the UFC’s VP of Athlete Health and Performance,...


Aug 20, 2015 5:15 pm

GSP APPROVES!

Someone’s really excited about Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit. Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre might be out of the game, but that doesn’t mean he’s not a fan. GSP took to Twitter to share his thoughts on the upcoming UFC 193 main event. Based on his tweet it looks like he’s pretty stoked. GSP...

Aug 20, 2015 4:50 pm

Throwback Thursday! Remembering The “Showtime” Kick

Let’s all take a moment and remember one of the greatest things to ever happen in an MMA fight, period. The Showtime Kick. I mean just try to think of something that was better than that. Sure, Anderson Silva’s front kick to Vitor Belfort, but no, not even that can compare to the craziness that...

Aug 20, 2015 4:15 pm

This Is Where McGregor vs. Faber Just Went Down

Something crazy just went down on the new season of The Ultimate Fighter, which is currently being filmed. The upcoming season, with premieres in Sept., will feature Team Europe, coached by Conor McGregor and Team USA, coached by Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber. UFC president Dana White took to Instagram and Twitter to share this...

Aug 20, 2015 4:14 pm

WHOA! Readying For Title Fights, Rockhold and DC Go Hard In The Gym

Over at the AKA gym there are three fighters getting ready for a UFC title fight. Current light heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier, will defend his belt against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 on Oct. 3. Luke Rockhold will look to grab the middleweight belt from champ Chris Weidman at UFC 194 and former heavyweight champion,...

Aug 20, 2015 1:47 pm

Pat Curran Will Face Off With Justin Lawrence At Bellator 145: Vengeance

Bellator 145: Vengeance just landed another major fight, with the addition of former champion Pat Curran, who will be taking on Justin Lawrence. The event it shaping up to be a massive one, with two title fights in the main and co-mian events. The featherweight title will be on the line in the night’s headlining...

Aug 20, 2015 12:01 am

Fedor’s Training Hard For His Return –– Here’s Proof!

Fedor Emelianenko is busy training for his eventual MMA return. Fans and media are still waiting to see where he will end up and of course, who he will fight. A lot of chatter has been pointing to him going to the UFC, but still nothing even remotely official has come out. Fedor has said...

Aug 20, 2015 12:01 am

TBT! Miesha Tate Stuns In Bikini On Brazilian Rooftop –– You’re Welcome!

It’s Thursday, so you know what that means. Time for some Throwback Thursday fun. UFC bantamweight Miesha Tate is coming off of an impressive win over Jessica Eye at UFC on FOX 16 and is now looking like the number one contender and the next women to take on Ronda Rousey. This would be the...

Aug 19, 2015 6:59 pm

Bellator MMA Signs Olympic Wrestling Hopeful Tyrell Fortune

Bellator MMA just added a highly scouted fighter to their roster in the form of olympic wresting contender Tyrell Fortune. Fortune won’t be making his debut until sometime early in 2016. He’s currently working to try and make the 2016 Olympic games in Rio. He will try to do so during the Olympic trials in...

Aug 19, 2015 6:34 pm

WSOF Signs Lightweights Jason High and Mike Ricci

The World Series of Fighting have added two heavy hitting lightweights to their roster. On Wednesday they announced the signing of Mike Ricci and Jason High. Each fighter have been signed to exclusive contracts and their debut fights will be announced soon. Via press release: LAS VEGAS (August 19, 2015) –World Series of Fighting (WSOF.com)...

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 3:55 pm

Bellator 143’s Main Card Complete With Debut Of Heavyweight Ewerton Teixeira

‘Bellator 143: Warren vs. Davis’ has rounded out its main card with the addition of heavyweight Ewerton Teixeira, who will be making his debut against Vinicius Queiroz. Teixeira will come into the fight with an undefeated record of 3-0, while Queiroz brings a 7-3 record with him. The fight will take place on the main...

Aug 19, 2015 9:00 am

Report: Mark Hunt vs. ‘Bigfoot’ Silva 2 To Take Place In November

A heavyweight rematch between Mark Hunt and ‘Bigfoot’ Silva is being targeted for November’s UFC 193 pay-per-view event in Australia. MMAFighting.com was first to report the news, stating that verbal agreements are in place from both parties. “The Super Samoan” and “Bigfoot” first met at UFC Fight Night 33 in Australia in December of 2013....

Aug 18, 2015 9:27 am

‘Lil Heathen’ Calls Out ‘The Answer’ –– Stephens vs. Edgar?

Could a UFC featherweight fight between Jeremy Stephens and Frankie Edgar be on the horizon? If ‘Lil Heathen’ had his way there would be. The hard hitting featherweight took to social media, as a lot of fighters do these days, and very respectfully issued a call out to top ranked 145er Frankie Edgar. Edgar has...

Aug 18, 2015 8:26 am

State Approves 2-vs-2 MMA Fights

People continue to look for new and inventive ways to evolve the sport of MMA. Bringing back tournaments, and doing things like Bellator’s Dynamite event which will feature a cage and a Glory kickboxing ring in one arena seem like fun ideas that could breathe some life into the sometimes stale Saturday fight cards. Having...

Aug 18, 2015 4:53 am

FACT! — Ronda ArouseMe A Pride Era MMA Fan Girl

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is fine with the fact that there’s a porn parody film coming out with the lead character being ‘Ronda ArouseMe’. The star of the film, Kleio Valentien, recently talked to Submission Radio about the film and revealed that she’s actually a big fan of Pride and used to watch MMA...

Aug 18, 2015 12:50 am

Jon Jones Still Up To No Good?

It’s been a while since we’ve had any updates on former UFC light heavyweight Jon Jones. Since the incident where he allegedly hit a pregnant driver with his car and the subsequent indefinite suspension from the UFC Jones has gone underground so to speak. He hasn’t posted anything on any sort of social media and...

Aug 18, 2015 12:02 am

‘Ronda ArouseMe’ Adult Film Actress Wants Date With Ronda Rousey

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is now a house-hold name. Even those who don’t follow the UFC or MMA as a sport have heard or watched the star in either media or on the big screen in movies. She’s still growing and chances are she’s only going to get bigger. She’s already reached one pinnacle...

Aug 17, 2015 2:01 pm

Chris Weidman: I’m not leaving without fighting Jon Jones

Super fights were the topic of conversation throughout 2013 and 2014. With names like Anderson Silva, Georges St. Pierre and Nick Diaz floating around, super fights could have been a dime-a-dozen. After the debacle that was UFC 183, there was one super-fight above the rest that the fans wanted to see no matter how stacked...

Aug 17, 2015 7:05 am

BEEF! Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem go at it on Twitter!

After what felt like months of Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos calling each other out in various interviews and on social media, we may finally get to see these two clash in the octagon. The heavyweights were originally scheduled to square off a couple years ago at UFC 146. After Overeem knocked out Brock...

Aug 17, 2015 7:01 am

Josh Thomson set to make explosive debut at Bellator’s “Dynamite” event

Add Media Less than a week removed from his signing with the company, Bellator already has major plans for Josh Thomson. “The Punk” may be making his debut sooner than expected at Bellator’s “Dynamite” super-card in September. Thomson will be squaring off with fellow newcomer Mike Bronzoulis on September 19, 2015 at “Bellator 142: Dynamite”,...

Aug 17, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Roy Jones Jr. picks up ANOTHER walk-off KO win

Roy Jones Jr. continues to prove that you can still find success in boxing despite getting old in age; All you need is a little bit of patience and a lot of technique. Jones squared off with Eric Watkins on Sunday evening at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut in a bout that lasted...

Aug 17, 2015 1:04 am

Over 15 fighters turned down this undefeated bantamweight

Perfect record in mixed martial arts? Check. Several Brazilian-jiu-jitsu world championships to his name? Check. Intimidating nickname? Yep. It turns out there are SEVERAL reasons why over fifteen fighters pulled out of their fights after finding out just how bad of a man Augusto Mendes is. The name shouldn’t ring a bell to casual MMA...

Aug 17, 2015 1:00 am

Cole Miller and Mark Hunt cruise the streets of Thailand!

Mark Hunt is one of the baddest men to ever grace the octagon. Whether he is supplying the fans with walk-off knockouts or taking a heartbreaking beating, he brings the fans to their feet in support of “The Super Samoan”. Hunt is cruising the streets of Phuket, Thailand on his motorbike with fellow badass Cole...