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Sep 8, 2015 8:14 pm

Hisaki Kato vs. Melvin Manhoef Set To Headline Bellator 146

  On Tuesday Bellator MMA announced a brand new event with Bellator 146 featuring a main event between middleweights Hisaki Kato and Melvin Manhoef. The event is set to take place on Nov. 20 n Thackerville, OK.. No other fights have been announced at this time. Kato is known for that surprising one punch KO...

Sep 5, 2015 10:46 am

Greg Jackson: ‘Arlovski’s A Total Samurai’

  Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski will look to get one step closer to holding the title again when he fights fellow former champion Frank Mir at UFC 191, going down tonight in Las Vegas. Ahead of the fight Arlovski’s coach, Greg Jackson, spoke with the Three Amigos Podcast about the heavyweight and what...

Sep 3, 2015 7:42 am

Artem Levin Hurt, Joe Schilling vs Jason Wilnis Set For Oct. 9

A trilogy bout between Artem Levin and Joe Schilling will have to wait. The Glory middleweight champion, Levin, recently suffered an elbow injury in training that has forced him to pullout of his highly-anticipated fight with “Stitch ’em Up”. Stepping in for Levin against Schilling will be Jason “Psycho” Wilnis (24-5-1). The 24-year-old Wilnis last...

Sep 2, 2015 3:01 pm

‘Mighty Mouse’ Plans on Shutting Up The ‘Mental Midget’

UFC 191 will feature a highly anticipated main event title fight between flyweights Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson, a rematch of a very close fight where Johnson got the decision win. Since then Dodson has been laying claim that the belt should belong to him and that he’s the only one that’s even rocked the...


Aug 25, 2015 7:47 am

Carlos Condit Fires Back At All The Title Fight Criticism

UFC welterweight and upcoming title challenger Carlos Condit is in a similar position to that of women’s bantamweight Holly Holm, sort of, maybe. The two were given title shots unexpectedly, after another contender was assumed to be getting the next crack at the belt. In Condit’s situation that was Johny Hendricks. The former champ, Hendricks,...

Aug 18, 2015 8:36 pm

Donald Cerrone Explains Steroid Accusations Towards Champ

  “I’m not concerned about (PED use) at all. I was just trying to get a rise out of him … that’s all. Maybe he worked hard and does what he has to do. I was just trying to get a rise, piss him off, get a stir.” UFC lightweight title contender Donald Cerrone will...

Aug 15, 2015 5:13 am

Chris Weidman vs. Jon Jones? –– The Champ Says Absolutely!

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will face challenger Luke Rockhold at UFC 194. After that? Who knows, maybe he’ll fight former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. In a recent Q&A via the New York Mets Twitter account, Weidman answered questions from fans that ranged from all sorts of topics. One of them had to do...

Aug 14, 2015 12:40 pm

Bellator Champions Go At Each Other––’I’ll Slap You In The F*cking Mouth’

Another day, another Twitter war. In what’s starting to become common practice, two Bellator champions engaged in a heated back and forth on the good ol’ 140 characters or less platform. Bellator bantamweight champ Patricio Freire kicked things off by poking lightweight champion Will Brooks with a jab about their placement on the Bellator 145...

Aug 13, 2015 10:45 am

Conor McGregor’s Been Keeping Chad Mendes Up At Night

UFC featherweight Chad Mendes lost a tough fight to, now, interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor. At UFC 189 Mendes took on McGregor on two weeks notice after Jose Aldo pulled out with a rib injury. Mendes went into the fight and looked good early, taking McGregor down and keeping him down while he landed good...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

Raphael Assuncao Set To Undergo Surgery––Return Date Unknown

UFC bantamweight contender Raphael Assuncao (23-4 MMA) will have to undergo surgery on his right ankle this Thursday in Atlanta. Assuncao’s manager Danny Rubenstein confirmed the news to MMAFighting.com. According to the report, Assuncao had injured his ankle back in December, but was told by doctors that the injury did not require surgery. However, he...

Aug 12, 2015 8:22 am

Diego Sanchez Finds Inspiration In Strange Place

“All in all, the real truth, when I saw Conor McGregor drop down to 145, the guy is my size, he’s not bigger. Straight up. He is my size if not bigger. And I was like, ‘Whoa, look at this guy, he has a huge size advantage going into all of his fights.’ He has...

Aug 11, 2015 6:52 am

REEM: ‘JDS Fight Is Coming’

“That’s what I’m working for very hard every day, one more win and I will fight for the title. (Fabricio) Werdum has that title right now. He made an excellent resurgence, he’s a completely different fighter. I have to say I’m also a completely better fighter since we last fought, so I’m close. One more...

Aug 9, 2015 1:38 pm

Jucao And Mitrione Throwdown On Twitter

Roan “Jucao” Carneiro made a thunderous return to the octagon when he choked Mark Munoz out in less than two minutes! While his sights are set on Gegard Mousasi in Japan, he has taken time out of his training to beef with Matt Mitrione on Twitter! Matt “Meathead” Mitrione’s impressive three fight win streak was...

Aug 9, 2015 12:16 pm

Chad Mendes: I win that fight every single time with a full camp

After Jose Aldo was forced to pull out of his fight with Conor McGregor at “UFC 189”, Chad Mendes stepped in to save the card and fight “The Notorious” for the vacant UFC Interim Featherweight Championship. Mendes took the fight on less than two weeks notice, and he believes that if he was given a...

Aug 7, 2015 8:37 am

REEM: Fedor Refused To Fight Me Twice

  “Let’s see what he’s gonna do. He’s now a free agent. He might go to the UFC, he might go to Bellator. Right now, I fight in the UFC. The UFC has a very strict policy of not allowing their fighters to fight in other promotions. And even… whoever they said I have to...

Aug 7, 2015 1:21 am

John Dodson Randomly Drug Tested For Title Fight

UFC flyweight John Dodson is preparing to take on the champion, Demetrious Johnson, at UFC 191 and it looks like he just received a visit from a random drug tester. Dodson took to social media, much like Johnson did, and announced that he was randomly drug tested. However, there was a problem. Dodson said in...

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...

Jul 30, 2015 2:01 pm

Dodson: ‘Jon Jones Is More Miley Cyrus, Less Hannah Montana’

  “He just wasn’t the perfect angel that everyone thought he was to be. You guys keep on thinking that he’s supposed to be like Hannah Montana, but really he was Miley Cyrus.” UFC flyweight John Dodson talked to the media in LA on Wednesday and his teammate, Jon Jones, of course came up in...

Jul 29, 2015 10:28 am

Dominick Cruz: ‘I Could Be Duane Ludwig’s Coach’

The talking has started and seems to only be getting more and more volatile between current UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former champ Dominick Cruz. Cruz went on The MMA Hour and completely unloaded on Dillashaw’s striking coach Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig. Check it out! “Duane Ludwig is the same guy who told (Joseph) Benavidez,...

Jul 28, 2015 7:35 am

Cruz: ‘Dillashaw’s A Wannabe, I’m The Best In The World’

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has been in the media a lot since this past Saturday’s UFC on FOX 16. TJ Dillashaw put on a dominating performance and finished former champ Renan Barao, again. Since then fans and media have begun talking about a fight between Cruz and Dillashaw, pointing to a scrap between...

Jul 28, 2015 6:42 am

‘Big’ John McCarthy Responds To Wanderlei Silva’s ‘Fixed Fights’ Comment

Last week MMA legend Wanderlei Silva came forward with some pretty serious allegations about the UFC. Silva went on Facebook and smashed the UFC for firing longtime cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran. While doing that he also stated that the UFC has fixed fights before and he has the proof. Of course, he didn’t go into...

Jul 27, 2015 7:44 am

GSP: “I still believe Rory will be world champion one day”

UFC 189 took place earlier this month in Las Vegas and produced a number of memorable fights and exciting finishes. The welterweight title fight between champion Robbie Lawler and challenger Rory MacDonald stole the show, as the pair went to war for over twenty minutes. In the end, the champion was able to defeat the...

Jul 24, 2015 12:01 am

Steamy! Tate And Caraway Race To Make Weight

UFC bantamweights Miesha Tate and Bryan Caraway are working on cutting weight for their fights at UFC on FOX 16, taking place Saturday in Chicago. Tate will be taking on Jessica ‘Evil’ Eye and her boyfriend Caraway will scrap with Eddie Wineland. In order to make things interesting Tate and Caraway decided to see who...

Jul 22, 2015 7:54 am

‘Stitch’ Duran: ‘Dana Didn’t Have The B*lls To Call Me Himself’

  On Tuesday, news broke that veteran UFC cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran was let go from the promotion. Duran announced the news on his Twitter, saying that he was fired for the comments he mad about Reebok. Duran had expressed his opinion on the deal, pertaining to himself losing all of his sponsorship money and...

Jul 21, 2015 10:16 am

Holly Holm Has A Message For All The Internet Champions

“You know, people are always going to be negative. I honestly feel like the people that write the negative things on the Internet, Twitter and all that are people that don’t do our job, so it doesn’t really bother me and I really don’t care.” “So, I really don’t let it bother me. I don’t...

Jul 21, 2015 7:23 am

Coach: ‘Rothwell and Hunt Perfect Fights for Mir’

  “Okay, so there’s a couple that I can see being great right now. I think Ben Rothwell will be a phenomenal fight. He’s inside the top 10 right now, he’s looking for a high-profile opponent. He wants to get his face out there and he wants to get on the map. I think he’s...

Jul 17, 2015 9:20 am

WSOF VP: ‘We Can Afford Fedor And Lesnar’

Bellator? UFC? What about the World Series of Fighting? Fedor Emelianenko and everyone is wondering where he will fight. There’s still the big chance he stays in Russia and fights for M-1 Global, but if he does come over to the states, which promotion will he go with? Well, WSOF’s Vice President Ali Abdel-Aziz wants...