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Jun 10, 2015 3:59 am

Ben Rothwell Goes Full Evil With His Cat

Looks like we haven’t seen the last of whatever that strange speech was that UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell delivered after defeating Matt Mitrione. Here’s a quick refresher: Umm, so this happened! #UFCNOLA https://t.co/fAjD4z7rqW — UFC (@ufc) June 7, 2015 Rothwell said he did it to make some noise and to get people to pay attention...

Jun 9, 2015 4:47 pm

Anderson Silva’s NSAC Hearing Postponed For A Third Time

So that hearing for Anderson Silva’s failed drug tests? Yeah it got postponed again. The former middleweight champion Anderson Silva was scheduled to appear in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission in March and May to present his defense. Brazilian media site Combate reported that the Spider received a third postponement, which now puts...

Jun 9, 2015 4:32 pm

Floyd Mayweather Backtracks On Vacating Titles… For Now

Floyd Mayweather Jr. announced that he wanted to vacate his titles after he beat Manny Pacquiao. So, the WBO set up a fight between Timothy Bradley and Jesse Vargas for the welterweight title. Now, Mayweather is saying hold up on all that. Reports came out stating that Mayweather had his lawyers block the fight from...

Jun 9, 2015 4:11 pm

California Leads Charge, Suspends Fighter For Two Years Following Failed PED Test

The California State Athletic Commission is not messing around anymore. Today, Executive Director Andy Foster announced that two fighters who fought on the Bellator 137, card failed their drug test. According to Foster, bantamweight Mike Richman and welterweight Fernando Gonzalez failed their test. Richman lost his fight and tested positive for a PED. Gonzalez won...


Jun 9, 2015 3:54 pm

Aldo’s Coach Defends UFC’s Stance On Reebok

  Well this is an interesting twist in the UFC/Reebok saga. Last week UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo came out and blasted the new deal and called for a fighters union in order to fight it and get rid of it. Now, Andre Pederneiras, Aldo’s coach and owner of Nova Uniao is coming forward with...

Jun 9, 2015 3:35 pm

Khabib’s Dad Talks About The Injury Rate At AKA

Daniel Cormier, Cain Velasquez, Luke Rockhold and Khabib Nurmagomedov all train at American Kickboxing Academy. That’s two current UFC champions, one upcoming title challenger and one of the top UFC lightweights. So what’s the big deal? The deal is that UFC president has been vocal with his opinions on AKA and their training methods. White...

Jun 9, 2015 3:19 pm

Boxing Bests UFC In Weekend Ratings War — OUCH!

The UFC ate a big haymaker from boxing over the weekend in the form of ratings. Here’s the breakdown: UFC Fight Night 68– 950,000 average viewers during the main card broadcast on FOX Sports 1, with 782,000 viewers during the prelim broadcast. This was the third highest Fight Night event so far this year. HBO’s...

Jun 9, 2015 2:35 pm

CAIN! ‘Werdum not the real champ, and I’m ready to settle the score’

Interim champion, full champion, this champion, that champion; Cain Velasquez is tired of talking about it. The UFC heavyweight champion will fight Fabricio Werdum this weekend in Mexico City. Werdum is the interim champion and of course the winner of the fight will be the unified champion. So, does Velasquez see Werdum as the champ?...

Jun 9, 2015 2:19 pm

Bisping Casts Shadow On Wiedman’s UFC Dominance

  Is there anyone Michael Bisping doesn’t bash? His sights are now set on champion Chris Weidman with his recent comments. The Count isn’t one to mince words and talked about why he believes Weidman’s path to stardom is nothing but chance and circumstantial luck. Check out what he had to say to MMAJunkie: “No...

Jun 9, 2015 2:04 pm

Jury Out, Barboza Booked Against New FOX Opponent

  UFC lightweight Myles ‘Fury’ Jury has been pulled from his scheduled fight with Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 16, which takes place on July 25 in Chicago. A reason for the withdraw has not been released but the UFC have announced a new opponent for Barboza. He will now take on the undefeated...

Jun 9, 2015 1:52 pm

Rep: CM Punk Knows He Can Get Embarrassed In UFC Debut

CM Punk is still training, trying to prepare for his eventual UFC debut. A debut that will be highly talked about and watched for many different reasons. The most obvious being that he’s a big name and has a big fan base. But also, the guy has absolutely no experiencing fighting. He has not competed...

Jun 9, 2015 1:41 pm

Tyson Griffin Announces WSOF Release, Hints At Retirement

MMA veteran Tyson Griffin has been released from the World Series of Fighting. The former UFC fighter announced the news on Twitter and said that the decision was actually his. Griffin is 2-6 in his last eight fights and is currently on a two fight losing streak, both of which took place in the WSOF....

Jun 9, 2015 1:17 pm

After Toying With Free-Agency, Mendes Inks New 8 Fight UFC Deal

Top UFC featherweight Chad ‘Money’ Mendes recently inked a new eight fight deal with the UFC and he’s extremely happy with it. The Team Alpha Male fighter mentioned to FOX Sports that he was open to checking out free agency after his final fight on his old contract, just to see what he could get,...

Jun 9, 2015 1:07 pm

Rothwell: ‘I’m not getting any respect’

UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell isn’t feeling the love that he feels he deserves. After beating Matt Mitrione this past weekend he gave one of the stranger post-fight speeches in recent memory, making bold statements very reminiscent of professional wrestling, and giving a creepy laugh at the end. When asked about the antic at the post-fight...

Jun 9, 2015 12:25 pm

Because Why Not…

It’s Tuesday and that means it’s not Friday yet, which sucks. As you go through the motions of your daily routine, ie. wake up, go to work, come home and then do it all over again tomorrow, we would like to just leave this here for you. Just a little cupcake for you guys. Enjoying...

Jun 9, 2015 12:11 pm

Ryan Bader: ‘Gustafsson doesn’t deserve title shot’

UFC light-heavyweight Ryan ‘Darth’ Bader is still feeling the pain of being passed over for a title shot. Bader campaigned hard for the next shot at the 205 title, against Daniel Cormier, but ultimately the UFC made the head-scratching decision to give it to Alexander Gustafsson, who got knocked out by Anthony Johnson in his...

Jun 9, 2015 11:59 am

McGregor’s Mornings Start At 3pm With Yoga, And Here’s Proof

Conor McGregor is a busy man, with all his press conferences and interviews and oh yeah, that whole training for the biggest fight of his life thing. McGregor will fight for the UFC featherweight title at UFC 189 when he meets the champion Jose Aldo. He’s moved his camp to Las Vegas to train for...

Jun 9, 2015 11:51 am

New England Patriots Player Finds Self In ‘Jon Jones Type’ Scandal

Is Jon Jones really that big of a trend setter? The former UFC champion was stripped of his title and suspended indefinitely after he was allegedly involved in a hit-and-run car accident. Reports say that a car rented in the Jones’ name crashed into another car, which had a pregnant female in it, then fled...

Jun 9, 2015 11:32 am

Muay Thai Champ Joins ISIS, Sends Message To His Haters

Former Muay Thai champion Valdet Gashi, who recently came out and admitted his involvement in the terrorist group ISIS, took to his social media to give a message to those who have responded negatively about his decision. Gashi posted a strange picture on Instagram to respond to the messages sent to his Facebook page, saying...

Jun 9, 2015 11:19 am

RIPPED! Ken Shamrock Looks Great At Age 51

MMA veteran Ken Shamrock is 51 years-old, getting ready to fight Kimbo Slice in the main event at Bellator 138. Shamrock is no doubt towards the end of his career, but in recent interviews claims that he actually feels better than he did when he was in his prime at a younger age. Check out...

Jun 9, 2015 11:04 am

UFC’s Top 5 Main Card Fighter Finishes

Check out some big finishes from fighters set to compete on Saturday night’s UFC 188 main card. Watch Nate Marquardt, Kelvin Gastelum, Gilbert Melendez, Fabricio Werdum, and Cain Velasquez in this finishers video. Championship Mindset — Cain Velasquez Prepares For UFC 188

Jun 9, 2015 10:50 am

CM Punk Blasts Hulk Hogan: ‘Shut the f*ck up you hack’

Former WWE wrestler and current UFC fighter CM Punk has been pretty silent since announcing his singing with the major MMA promotion. He’s been busy training and preparing for not only his first fight in the UFC, but his first MMA fight ever. There has been no news of a debut yet or really any...

Jun 9, 2015 10:17 am

HISTORIC BRUTALITY! Not One, TWO NASTY CUTS Tattoo Thiago Tavares’ Face

If this happened in Hawaii, we would be congratulating Thiago on his new Hawaiian Tattoos instead of posting up this story about one of the nastiest facial injuries in UFC history. Last Saturday, in a Fight of the Night garnering effort, ATT’s Thiago Tavares fell short in his fight against Brian Ortgea, and the reminders...

Jun 9, 2015 9:29 am

Tito Ortiz Offers Video Evidence: ‘Here’s why Ronda is ducking Cyborg’

A video posted by titoortiz1999 (@titoortiz1999) on Jun 8, 2015 at 3:30pm PDT Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Tito “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” Ortiz thinks he has it all figured out. The “HBBB’s” experience is so thick and rich with history that all he needs is a 15-second training clip of Cris Cyborg to gain...

Jun 9, 2015 9:17 am

Nick Diaz Ready To Tap All You FOOLS!

Stockton’s son, Nick Diaz has had it with the internet warriors who critique his spelling on the regular. So if you’re looking to go unconscious at your day job today, here’s all you have to do… I’ll tap all you fools that make fun of my spelling — nick diaz (@nickdiaz209) June 7, 2015 Diaz...