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Feb 5, 2016 8:05 am

Joe Rogan calls for instant penalty for eye pokes and groin shots

The question of how to prevent unintentional eye pokes inside the cage is something that has been discussed for quite some time, however has never really been answered. Bellator MMA designed a special pair of gloves which leave a fighter unable to fully extend their fingers, minimizing the number of unintentional eye pokes caused by...

Jan 20, 2016 9:26 am

Matt Brown verbally destroys Artem Lobov on Twitter

UFC welterweight Matt Brown has earned a reputation for being one of the toughest fighters on the UFC roster. During his stint on The Ultimate Fighter season 7 Forrest Griffin even went as far as to state “If Chuck Norris was a human being and not an evil alien robot he would be Matt Brown.”...

Jan 1, 2016 11:17 am

Vote for your favorites! 2016 World MMA Award nominees announced

On Thursday, the nominees for the Fighters Only 2016 World MMA Awards were announced. Fans can vote for their favorite nominees at WorldMMAAwards.com. Voting is now open and will run through Friday, Jan. 31, 2016 at 12 Midnight PT. This marks the eighth annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards ceremony and will take place on...

Dec 31, 2015 10:04 pm

Why Chris Weidman reflects on 2015 being a ‘great year’

You wouldn’t think that a fighter who just lost their championship title at the end of the year would be calling it a “great year.” That is not the case with former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman. Weidman posted a positive message to his Facebook page explaining why he was so happy with 2015. “2015...


Nov 27, 2015 8:52 am

PART 2! The MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving

Yesterday for Thanksgiving many fighters took the opportunity to gorge themselves on tons of food. On the other hand, many fighters had to abstain from feasting because they’re preparing to cut weight for upcoming fights. Check out part 2 of our ‘MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving’ compilation below, and be sure to check out part 1...

Nov 27, 2015 7:09 am

PHOTOS | See how the MMA community celebrated Thanksgiving

Yesterday was quite possibly one of the harder Holidays for fighter’s to celebrate. While most people gorge themselves on food, many fighters were forced to stay on their fight-camp diets. See how the MMA community celebrated Thanksgiving below! Walking into #Thanksgiving dinner like… pic.twitter.com/kdzbVXyD7Y — UFC (@ufc) November 26, 2015 HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYONE! | |...

Nov 8, 2015 6:16 am

Twitter reacts to Almeida’s BRUTAL KO win over Birchak

Thomas Almeida continued his amazing streak of victories last night when he stepped into the octagon with Anthony Birchak at “UFC Fight Night 77”. The Brazilian brought his hometown crowd to their feet in the final minute of the first round when he fired off consecutive thunderous right hands that sent his opponent crashing to...

Nov 1, 2015 8:19 am

Girtz vs. Campos added to Bellator 146

The main card of Bellator 146 has received an exciting lightweight matchup between Brandon Girtz and Derek Campos. Girtz is coming off a huge split decision win over former top ranked UFC fighter Melvin Guillard at Bellator 141 back in August. The win gave Girtz a 2-fight win streak which he will be looking to...

Oct 29, 2015 9:44 pm

Kimbo Slice to headline Bellator show in February

He’s back! After scoring an impressive KO win over Ken Shamrock back at Bellator 138 in June Kimbo Slice is looking to build momentum in the start of 2016. Jeremy Botter of the Houston Chronicle is reporting that Slice will be headlining a Bellator event on February 19th, however no opponent has been named. Slice...

Oct 29, 2015 1:32 pm

Conor McGregor’s controversial Facebook post: “F*** you and the Queen”

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor isn’t one to shy away from speaking his mind. In a recent Facebook post, McGregor went on a mini rant that ended with “f*** you and the Queen.” Check it out: I know where my allegiance lies and what I do for my country. I don't need a stupid...

Oct 20, 2015 7:41 am

TWITTER BEEF! Patrick Cote and Jake Ellenberger trade shots on Twitter

Patrick Cote is itching to book his next fight in the Octagon! Cote took to Twitter to issue a challenge to his fellow UFC welterweights, which Ellenberger accepted. I want to be on the UFC on FOX18 card january 30th ! Who want to share that cage with me ??? TOP 15 !!! #fightersFight @ufc...

Oct 17, 2015 11:07 am

Photos | Sage Northcutt training with GSP & Rory MacDonald at TriStar

Sage Northcutt has taken the MMA world by storm since his quick TKO win over Francisco Trevino at UFC 192. Since then Northcutt has decided to train with former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre, as well as Rory MacDonald under TriStar gym head coach Firas Zahabi. Check out his pictures from the trip below:...

Oct 13, 2015 8:01 am

Ronda Rousey Releases Official Statement On Browne Relationship

Yesterday it was confirmed by UFC heavyweight Travis Browne that he and bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey were in fact in a relationship. It had been rumored and speculated about for a long time, but he made it official. Now, we have the first statement from Rosuey about the relationship. Here’s what she had to say...

Oct 8, 2015 8:15 am

Ronda Rousey Teaches Armbars, Thinks Kobe Bryant Should Retire… Ouch!

On Wednesday, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey made history and was the first female athlete ever to co-host ESPN’s SportsCenter. Overall it seemed like Rousey did a pretty good job, aside from a few awkward moments, like the one above. Rousey apparently decided not to do a demonstration of her armbar, so instead anchor Lindsay...

Oct 3, 2015 11:03 pm

REPLAY! Ryan Bader Out-strikes Rashad Evans To Secure Win (highlights)

In the co-main event at UFC 192, UFC light heavyweights Ryan Bader and Rashad Evans met in the octagon. Evans was coming back from nearly two years away from competition and it showed. He seemed hesitant to throw his punches and Bader found a good rhythm early and landed a right hand over and over...

Sep 21, 2015 10:39 am

‘I would come out of retirement to fight Dana White or Donald Trump!’

Bellator has been known to host some questionable fights in their history. Kimbo Slice went toe-to-toe with Ken Shamrock earlier this year in the headliner of Bellator 138 ahead of featherweight champion Patricio Freire. Most believe that there is no place for fights like that in MMA, but as long as there are no title...

Sep 18, 2015 9:08 am

BEEF! Matt Mitrione And Matt Hughes Go At It On Twitter Over Diaz Suspension

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione didn’t really like what UFC Hall of Famer and former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes had to say about Nick Diaz’s recent controversial five year suspension. Hughes, the Vice President of Athlete Development and Government Relations for the UFC, put out a tweet saying that he felt the five years was...

Sep 12, 2015 3:12 pm

Putin Grants Roy Jones Jr. Russian Citizenship

Back in August, boxer Roy Jones Jr. personally met with Russia’s Vladimir Putin and asked to be granted Russian citizenship. Well, it looks like Putin thought it was a great idea and it was announced on the Kremlin website that Putin had indeed granted the boxer what he asked for. The website, LifeNews.ru, said that...

Sep 11, 2015 12:23 am

WATCH! GSP Gets A Big Surprise

  Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is a spokesperson for the company Royer, who make boots and shoes. In this cool video, posted by GSP, we see him arriving at the companies facility and he thinks he’s there to surprise all the workers. But, what he doesn’t know is that he’s the one in...

Aug 28, 2015 5:49 am

‘Jacare’ Frustrated With Lack Of Title Shot

“It seems I’m always one fight away from the title fight. It’s funny, I fought Mousasi and that was supposed to be a title eliminator. Then I was going to fight Romero and he got hurt, but a month later he was fighting Lyoto, which I thought was weird. But I’ll be ready, I’ll do...

Aug 22, 2015 5:36 am

Holloway: ‘I’m The Best Striker In The World’

  “I go around telling myself I’m the best striker in the world; not in the division, in the world. I could go to GLORY and fight any kickboxer. I don’t care. That’s what I want to do. I want to prove I’m the best striker and that’s just how I feel. It’s confidence. “People...

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 3:33 pm

Max Holloway Ready For McGregor Rematch –– ‘Let’s See What Happens’

UFC featherweight Max Holloway came out with a loss when he went up against, now, interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor, but would like to give it another go. Holloway has been on a tear of late and will face off with Charles Oliveira at this weekends’ UFC Fight Night 74. Holloway knows he has business...

Aug 19, 2015 10:22 am

Glover Teixeira vs. Patrick Cummins set as UFN 77 co-headliner

A key light heavyweight bout between Glover Teixeira and Patrick Cummins will serve as the co-main event for November’s UFC Fight Night 77 fight card in Brazil. UFC officials announced the news earlier today. Glover Teixeira (23-4 MMA) snapped the first two-fight losing skid of his career by defeating Ovince St. Preux earlier this month...

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...