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Jun 17, 2015 11:27 am

‘Jacare’ Souza: ‘Give Me Belfort, I Will Fight Him’

  “I don’t think (Rockhold) fought tougher fighters, I don’t know why people say that. He fought Tim Boetsch, who has more holes in his game than Swiss cheese. He fought Costa Phillipou, who can’t stop a takedown — but his merits for beating him standing. I fought Okami, who is tougher than them. I...

Jun 16, 2015 4:56 pm

Alistair Overeem: ‘Werdum Has Weaknesses, I Can Expose Them’

“First of all, big kudos to Werdum. He’s made great development as a MMA fighter. He’s always been tricky, he’s always been persistent with his black belt and jiu-jitsu skills. But now, he truly is a stand-up warrior and he is an all-around MMA master. He’s shown great stuff and the heavyweight division is entirely...

Jun 16, 2015 6:42 am

Alvarez Slams Nate Diaz: ‘F*ck You! You’re F*cking Next!’

“Look, Nick and Nate, we’ve been pretty cool. I’ve seen them at other promotions. We crossed paths at DREAM before, Nick saw my nose bleeding and offered me some medicine to help out. They always seem like super respectful, nice dudes. Even Nate, I am cool with him. But, when I went there to Mexico,...

Jun 15, 2015 2:03 pm

‘I Can Expose Werdum’s Many Weaknesses and Beat Him’

Alistair Overeem and Fabricio Werdum are no strangers when it comes to heavyweight competition. The two previously met in Strikeforce in the opening round of the heavyweight grand prix. The fight was uneventful and saw Werdum asking to take the fight to the ground, trying to avoid striking with the K-1 World Grand Prix Champion....

Jun 10, 2015 1:51 pm

ELEVATION! Werdum Planning On A Gassed Velasquez

“I expect a different win. I want to surprise the entire world one more time, especially the doubters. It won’t be easy, though. In a perfect world, I see him trying to take me down. I land a front kick to the body or his face, or I submit him quickly after he takes me...

Jun 8, 2015 2:41 pm

Rothwell: ‘I Doubt Velasquez Will Fight the Same Once PED Testing Starts’

Ben Rothwell is basking in the glory of his win from Saturday night when he dominated “Meathead” Matt Mitrione at UFC Fight Night 68. Rothwell cut an interview after the fight which put the entire heavyweight division on blast, and he vowed he would become the UFC Heavyweight Champion. Rothwell has his sights set on...

Jun 8, 2015 11:02 am

Bellator’s Chandler Believes He’s Still One of the Best in the World

Michael Chandler was one the top fighter of Bellator and was the name you heard when fans talked about the face of a promotion. He defeated the likes of Eddie Alvarez, Patricky Freire and Akihiro Gono in spectacular fashion. Now, Chandler is simply struggling to pick up a win. The former Bellator Lightweight Champion hasn’t...

Jun 7, 2015 9:12 am

Twitter Reacts to Hendo’s 1st Round KO Win Over Boetsch

Dan Henderson may be 44 years old, but he can still pack one hell of a punch! Hendo stepped into the octagon last night as the underdog against Tim Boetsch and was able to prove the bookies wrong after a 28 second knockout victory. Check out what UFC fighters had to say about Henderson’s 1st...

Jun 6, 2015 7:45 am

DC On Gustafsson Title Shot: ‘All Logic Said It Was Going To Be Bader’

UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier just won the title and already has a challenger lined up, only it’s one he didn’t expect. Cormeir, like plenty of fans, expected to fight Ryan Bader simply because he was the only one that logically mad sense. Well, as we know, sometimes logic doesn’t get you a titles shot....

Jun 4, 2015 1:11 pm

Rampage Seeking Dismissal In Bellator Case

Current UFC light-heavyweight Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson is till going through some legal issues stemming from his re-signing with the UFC. Bellator, insists that Rampage was still under a valid contract when he signed with the UFC, thus filing for a breach in contract. Announced on UFC Tonight, Jackson’s lawyers have filed a motion to dismiss...

Jun 2, 2015 5:59 am

Faber: ‘Cruz And Barao Trilogy Fights Would Take Me To 135’

Urijah Faber moved to featherweight to take on Frankie Edgar in a losing effort. The California Kid talked on The MMA Hour this week about that fight as well as whats in the future for the MMA vet. He is unsure yet where his next fight will take place, as far as weight class. Here’s...

Jun 1, 2015 8:00 am

MMA Legend Frank Shamrock Wants In on CM Punk Fight

Since the announcement of CM Punk’s signing with the Ultimate Fighting Championship, there has been several fighters calling out the rookie for his debut match. The least likely of them all actually isn’t Jason David Frank, former Power Ranger. @cs5599 @CMPunk @ufc @joerogan @danawhite @lorenzofertitta @Reebok – I'm ur huckleberry #bringit — Frank Shamrock (@frankshamrock)...

May 30, 2015 1:14 pm

Cormier: ‘There’s No Asterisk Next To My Name, I’m The Real Champ’

New UFC champion Daniel Cormier wants fans to know that he is the real champion, no matter what you say. The champ appeared on The MMA Hour and talked about the criticism from some fans saying he isn’t the real champion because he didn’t beat Jon Jones. Here’s what he had to say to that:...

May 29, 2015 6:31 am

Miesha Tate, Cyborg, Holm And More In Upcoming Film

Ronda Rousey isn’t the only women in the UFC hitting the big screen. A new film, currently in development, called Fight Valley, will star UFC bantamweights Miesha Tate, Holly Holm and Invicta champion Cris Cyborg. It appears that Tate’s character, Jabs, is the main character with Holm as Payton Walsh and Cyborg as Church playing...

May 28, 2015 2:12 pm

Did The New York Times Diss Rousey’s Book?

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s book ‘My Fight/Your Fight’ sold over 10,000 copies in its first week. UFC president Dana White congratulated her on making The New York Times Best Seller List, but that isn’t actually the case. Rousey’s book did not make the coveted list, which prompted some confusion, especially from the publisher of...

May 27, 2015 7:55 am

Benson Henderson Stays Silent On Injury

  Remember when UFC lightweight/welterweight Benson Henderson pulled out of his upcoming fight with Michael Johnson? The fight was set for the TUF 21 finale in July, but got scrapped when Henderson pulled out for some reason that wasn’t disclosed to fans. Well, now we know what it was…sort of. Henderson joined The MMA Hour...

May 26, 2015 3:37 pm

Cormier: ‘I hope Jones was at home watching me take the belt’

It’s just days after Daniel Cormier beat Anthony Johnson for the UFC light-heavyweight title, but the Jon Jones talk has already started boiling up. Even Cormier can’t keep himself from taking jabs at the former champ, as if he was trying to build up for a rematch down the road. While talking on The MMA...

May 26, 2015 2:40 pm

Ronda Welcomes Fight vs. Miesha Tate’s Man Bryan Caraway

UFC champion and star Ronda Rousey talks about her dream match-ups. She told The Wall Street Journal that she would love to test her skills against former champ Jon Jones in a dream match, but as far as just someone she would love to beat up, how about Bryan Caraway. Caraway is a top 10...

May 26, 2015 2:21 pm

Rousey’s Dream Fight Is Against Jon Jones

A champion is calling out another champion. This is one of those ‘this will never happen’ type stories but it’s still fun to discuss. In a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey says if she got to choose she would love to see how she matched up with former...

May 26, 2015 12:59 pm

Weidman On Jones: ‘ He Has No More Secrets… Don’t Judge Him’

UFC champion Chris Weidman had a lot to say about former champ Jon Jones when talking to Ariel Helwani recently. Mostly, the champ said he isn’t going to judge the former p4p great, because we are all human and could end up in the same situation. “I’m a human being. You start seeing your accomplishments...

May 19, 2015 8:31 am

‘I Can Knock Anybody Out at 125 and 135… AND Conor McGregor’

UFC flyweight John Dodson is walking into the octagon for his fight with Zach Makovsky with the mindset that he will challenge champion Demetrious Johnson for his title with a victory. Dodson’s first attempt at dethroning the champion did not go as well as planned. Johnson and Dodson had a five round war at “UFC...

May 17, 2015 5:51 pm

Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘If You Want To Win, You Need To Go Crazy’

  UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is healing from his most recent knee injury and fans are starting to grumble about him not being in the octagon for so long. Injury is obviously an unfortunate part of the sport, but it seems like it’s been forever since Nurmagomedov has stepped foot in the cage. Khabib knows...

May 14, 2015 2:07 am

Rousey — ‘Caraway Has Dragged Tate Down’

It’s no secret that Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate don’t get along very well. Rousey and Tate’s rivalry dates back to their Strikeforce days leading up to their championship fight in 2012. As a guest on a recent edition of “The Howard Stern Show“, Rousey explained that one of the main reasons she dislikes Tate...

May 13, 2015 8:15 pm

The Ultimate Fighter ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 4 Recap

The fourth episode of The Ultimate Fighter just went down and some big events took place. The show opened up with ATT feeling the effects of their third straight loss. ‘Creepy’ Steve Montgomery spoke up and said that where he’s from, South Carolina, people don’t give up, just like they didn’t when the British invaded...

May 11, 2015 4:23 pm

Khabib: ‘Nate Diaz And Anthony Pettis Only Talking Sh*t Cause I’m Injured’

Khabib Nurmagomedov is currently sidelined due to another knee injury. The UFC lightweight hasn’t seen action in the cage for quite some time, but still the trash talk between him and a few other fighters has yet to slow down. Nurmagomedov went on The MMA Hour earlier today and talked about all the words being...

May 10, 2015 9:42 am

Alistair Overeem: ‘I Broke Cro Cop, He Doesn’t Want A Rematch With Me’

UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem recently spoke about the possibility of a rematch between himself and Mirko Cro Cop. Speaking with Submission Radio, Overeem explained why he doesn’t think Cro Cop will be calling him out anytime soon. “Actually, I don’t think so, because he’s got a bad memory of me. In the fight, if we’re...

May 7, 2015 10:50 am

IT’S THE CHRONIC! Diego Sanchez Blames Jones’ Problems On WEED!

Diego Sanchez has had his fair share of issues with the ganja in the past. After failing a drug test way back at “UFC Fight Night 7”, Sanchez turned his life around and became a role model to the youth. No longer “The Nightmare”, “The Dream” Diego Sanchez is now celebrating a drug-free and successful...

May 5, 2015 9:33 am

Brain Damage? Rogan Suggests Head Trauma Led to Jon Jones’ Incident

Just over two weeks ago, Jon Jones was involved in a hit-and-run incident that cost him his championship and ultimately his position in the UFC. UFC commentator Joe Rogan feels for Jones, but believes that there may be an issue that nobody is addressing. Rogan suggested on his podcast, “The Joe Rogan Experience” that Jones...

May 4, 2015 1:37 pm

Daniel Cormier: It’s ‘Very Disrespectful’ That People Say I Can’t Beat Rumble

Daniel Cormier is set to replace Jon Jones and fight Anthony Johnson for the light-heavyweight championship. The news came after Jones was stripped of his title and suspended following his most recent incident with the law. After the new fight was announced the internet went crazy with predictions and opinions about who would win. Apparently,...