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Aug 5, 2015 9:54 am

Manager’s Excuse For Palhares: ‘He Just Zones Out’

  “There are no rules that tell you how far you take a (limb) back or forth. It’s a very subjective point. But I agree that if we’re looking at the safety of the fighters, and he’s done it time and again and we’ve tried to work with him, and try to make him not...

Aug 5, 2015 9:19 am

Mystic Khabib? Nurmagomedov Predicted Diaz Brawl

Seems that UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov predicted the brawl with the Diaz brothers at WSOF 22. In an interview with MMAJunkie Radio Khabib said Nate Diaz might show up at WSOF 22 and if he tries anything, then he’s ‘not sleeping’. “Maybe he’ll come tomorrow to support his teammate, Shields. Maybe he comes. It’s OK....

Aug 5, 2015 7:30 am

UFC Fighters React To Rousimar Palhares Being Stripped Of Title

The World Series of Fighting decided to strip welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares of his belt and suspend him indefinitely. This came after he beat Jake Shields at this past Saturday’s WSOF 22. During the fight he clearly scratched at Shields eyes several times and then held onto the fight winning submission for way to long...

Aug 3, 2015 9:32 pm

Is ‘D*ck’ Palhares holding subs too long? Lauzon breaks it down best

World Series of Fighting is about to drop the hammer on welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares for keeping Jake Shields trapped in a kimura and cranking it long after the referee waved off their fight at “WSOF 22”. While Palhares feels as if he did nothing wrong, the Vice President of WSOF reviewed the footage and...


Aug 3, 2015 2:43 pm

Several MMA fighters call for lifetime ban of Rousimar Palhares

Despite successfully defending his World Series of Fighting Welterweight Championship for the first time, Rousimar Palhares’ stock plummeted overnight due to the controversy surrounding the win. Palhares forced Shields to submit in the third round of the main-event of Saturday’s “WSOF 22” and once again held the submission past the tap. Fighters and fans alike...

Aug 3, 2015 11:00 am

Shields eyeing ball kicking, eye gouging street fight when he sees Palhares

Jake Shields wants revenge in the worst kinds of ways for the stunts Rousimar Palhares pulled at “WSOF 22”. The World Series of Fighting Welterweight Championship hung in the balance when Palhares and Shields met in the main event on Saturday night in Las Vegas. Palhares was able to submit Shields in the third round,...

Aug 3, 2015 8:48 am

Rousimar Palhares: ‘I am NOT a dirty fighter’

Despite World Series of Fighting officials admitting they saw Rousimar Palhares fight dirty on Saturday night at “WSOF 22”, the welterweight champion still claims he is innocent. Jake Shields’ attempt to dethrone Palhares of his welterweight champion status was thwarted in the third round. Shields found himself in a tight kimura lock and was given...

Aug 3, 2015 7:54 am

Khabib: ‘I tried to fight Nate Diaz, but all he did was run away from me!’

On Saturday evening, Khabib Nurmagomedov got into an altercation with some members of the Diaz camp at the World Series of Fighting event in Las Vegas, Nevada. The altercation started in the pit of the showroom where the event was taking place. A brawl broke out in the stands, but it was separated before anything...

Aug 2, 2015 8:19 pm

Gracie Wants Palhares Stripped, Banned from MMA

Rousimar Palhares was once viewed as one of the most dangerous welterweights in the world with the potential to become a UFC champion. Now, he’s viewed as flat-out “dangerous”. Another Palhares bout has come and gone and to the surprise of nobody, it ended in controversy. Shields challenged Palhares for his welterweight championship at “WSOF...

Aug 2, 2015 6:59 pm

Nate Diaz Blasts Khabib after Saturday’s Brawl: ‘He Got Open Hand Slapped!’

The saga between the Diaz Brothers and Khabib Nurmagomedov’s camp is FAR from over. Diaz’s and Nurmagomedov’s crews got into an altercation at “WSOF 22” on Saturday evening which led to a brawl in the stands. After getting separated, they found themselves in ANOTHER scuffle in what seemed to be the casino’s lobby. The following...

Aug 2, 2015 4:26 pm

Khabib Attacks! Punches and Kicks Nate Diaz in Public Brawl — WATCH!

World Series of Fighting 22 was a controversial event to say the least. Rousimar Palhares’ inability to let go of submissions on time infuriated some, but tempers boiled over when Khabib Nurmagomedov and Nate Diaz had an altercation outside of the decagon! In the video above, you can see Nurmagomedov kick and swing in the...

Aug 2, 2015 2:44 pm

Jake Shields: ‘Palhares Repeatedly Gouged My Eyes’

Rousimar Palhares may be in hot water for holding on to the fight-ending submission hold on Jake Shields too long at “WSOF 22”, but that’s not the only thing he should be in trouble for. “Over and over, he kept catching his thumb and digging it in both of my eyes. Over and over,” Shields...

Aug 2, 2015 1:15 pm

4 Minutes of Diaz/Nurmagomedov Street Fight Footage

Rousimar Palhares may have defeated Jake Shields in the final fight of “WSOF 22”, but the REAL main event that night was a scuffle between the Diaz Crew and Khabib Nurmagomedov’s crew! The two groups first altercation took place cage-side at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino where the event was taking place. There was...

Aug 2, 2015 6:30 am

CAUGHT-ON-TAPE — Chaos Erupts In Vegas — Diaz/Nurmagomedov Brawl Round 2

Saturday night in Las Vegas, things got a little crazy. Following an exciting WSOF event, the Diaz brothers and Team Khabib were involved in an out-of-cage brawl, according to reports. Following their first altercation, the crews once again squared off outside the venue, and above is the result.

Aug 2, 2015 6:26 am

WATCH! Palhares’ Controversial Submission Win over Shields

Rousimar Palhares is no stranger to controversy and he may end up being more trouble than what he’s worth at World Series of Fighting. Palhares has always had the reputation amongst fighters as being “dirty” due to his repeated offenses of holding on to submission holds long after the fight is over. His inability to...

Aug 2, 2015 12:13 am

Brawl You Don’t Know About — Police called to Second Diaz/Nurmagomedov Fight

World Series of Fighting may have played second fiddle to the Ultimate Fighting Championship in terms of viewership, but people are still talking about what went down behind the scenes at “WSOF 22” in Las Vegas. The Diaz Camp was involved in an altercation with Khabib Nurmagomedov and his crew near the seating outside of...

Aug 1, 2015 7:39 pm

UFC 190 Results: Gadelha Easily Ends Aguilar’s 10 Fight Win Streak

Jessica Aguilar forfeited her WSOF Strawweight Championship to prove her worth in the division, but Claudia Gadelha played the role of “party pooper” and gave her a brutal greeting to the octagon. Gadelha controlled every aspect of the fight and caught Aguilar off guard with how immediately comfortable she was. Gadelha found her striking distance...

Jul 31, 2015 12:58 pm

Palhares: ‘I Don’t Need To Talk Trash, I Just Do Work’

“I’m here for work. It doesn’t matter what the guy puts on social media.” I’m prepared for the fight, and I’m a champion. It doesn’t matter what the other guy says or writes on Twitter. “Everybody talks a lot, but what’s important for me is to do work, and I know on Saturday, I’ll show...

Jul 31, 2015 6:31 am

Jake Shields: ‘The Reebok Deal Really Hurt A lot Of People’

“I’m definitely glad I’m not dealing with this right now. It’s nice to be getting sponsors at WSOF. The situation is good for guys like me because it means there are more sponsors available outside of the UFC, but it sucks for all of my friends in the UFC. A lot of guys are barely...

Jul 28, 2015 1:39 pm

Jake Shields: ‘I’m Going To Try To Break Palhares’ Bones’

  “I’m not gonna hold a submission too long, because I’m not a dirty fighter. But if I get an armbar, if I get a heel hook or something, I’m gonna grab it and try to crank it as hard as I possibly can and try to break it.” Former UFC welterweight and current WSOF...

Jul 27, 2015 8:00 am

Jake Shields: ‘Fake’ Palhares Hiding Behind Jesus & ‘Nice Guy’ B.S.!

Rousimar Palhares’ path to the top of the World Series of Fighting’s welterweight division was a quick one, but it was not without controversy. “Toquino’s” reputation as one of the top leg-lock specialists in the sport is tarnished by being labeled as a “dirty fighter”. Palhares has been accused of holding on to submission holds...

Jul 26, 2015 5:08 am

Jake Shields: It Would Be Justice If I Hurt Rousimar Palhares

Rousimar Palhares made his way to the top of the World Series of Fighting welterweight division by making his opponents scream in agony before tapping out, and Jake Shields is hoping to give the champion a taste of his own medicine when they meet at “WSOF 22″. Shields is usually not one to trash talk,...

Jul 23, 2015 7:34 am

‘Bang’ Ludwig Goes Off On Team Alpha Male

In a rather strange move, former Team Alpha Male coach Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig recently did an interview and essentially bashed all of the guys on the team, except T.J. Dillashaw. Ludwig has been working with Dillashaw, the UFC bantamweight champion, even after he left TAM and went to Colorado. In the interview, with SiriusXM’s Fight...

Jul 22, 2015 5:49 pm

Jake Shields: ‘Palhares is a dirty guy who likes hurting people’

Former UFC title challenger and current World Series of Fighting welterweight Jake Shields will fight for the title when he takes on Rousimar Palhares at WSOF 22, taking place next Saturday. During the media conference call for the event Shields talked about his added motivation for fighting Palhares, because he is what Shields considers a...

Jul 22, 2015 6:28 am

Will The UFC Cut Nick Diaz For DUI and Drug Testing Issues?

The UFC is not a place of logic, I think we can all agree on that. From Alexander Gustafsson getting a title shot after getting KO’d, to most recently, the firing of longtime veteran cutman ‘Stitch’ Duran. A lot of their decisions just do not make sense. I am not naive. I know that the...

Jul 21, 2015 8:04 pm

GPG’s Sidney “Da Gun” Outlaw: Once Homeless, Now Flying Sky High

The mixed martial artist known as “Da Gun” will step into the cage this weekend for his fifth professional fight at Global Proving Ground (GPG) 21, streaming live on GFL.tv. At only 23 years old, he is already a veteran of both Bellator and World Series of Fighting. Despite his relative youth, though, Outlaw is...

Jul 15, 2015 1:28 pm

Melvin Guillard vs. Brandon Girtz set to headline Bellator 141

Melvin Guillard (32-14-2 MMA) will make his Bellator debut next month when he squares off against fellow lightweight Brandon Girtz (11-4 MMA) in the headlining bout of Bellator 141. Bellator officials announced the news earlier today: “Since signing Melvin in May, we have been anxious to get him inside the Bellator cage,” Bellator MMA President...