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Jul 23, 2015 2:01 am

Tourny? Werdum Wants Top 4 To Fight It Out And Earn Their Shot Against Him

Newly minted UFC heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum has had quite the journey as a Mixed Martial Artist. After going 2-2 in his first UFC bid, dropping contests to Andrei Arlovski and Junior dos Santos, Werdum returned resurgent as a Strikeforce heavyweight where he dethroned Fedor Emelianenko. Unbeaten inside his second stint with the UFC, and...

Jul 19, 2015 2:00 am

Free Fight! Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock (Full)

Take a look at the incredibly dramatic fight between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock that had everyone talking after Bellator 138. Who do you think is next for Kimbo Slice? Should he retire on a high note? Is he ready for someone like Fedor Emelianenko? Share your thoughts in the comment section below! Cris Cyborg:...

Jun 29, 2015 11:22 am

‘I Need to Beat Dos Santos and Arlovski for Closure’

Pending a successful championship run, Fabricio Werdum could go down as the greatest heavyweight in mixed martial arts history. He has already handily defeated the likes of Fedor Emelianenko and Cain Velasquez, but he has suffered losses against the likes of Junior dos Santos and Andrei Arlovski. Werdum wants to go on a series of...

Jun 28, 2015 8:30 am

“Bigfoot” Wants to Fight Rothwell Over ‘Punching Bag’ Comments

It seems that the trash talk of Ben Rothwell seems to be paying off, after all. Rothwell has awoken a giant when he slammed Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva for his testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) usage. He claimed that the effects of the banning of TRT will impact how fighters like “Bigfoot” Silva will perform now that...

Jun 23, 2015 7:37 am

Ben Rothwell Calls Out Former UFC Champ Andrei Arlovski

“But any of these guys that are out there right now, you know you’re talking Werdum, Cain, JDS, Andrei Arlovski, Stipe. I think any one of them is going to build a good case for myself. So it really doesn’t matter in the grand scheme of things. I’m absolutely prepared for any one of them,...

Jun 17, 2015 1:32 pm

JCVD Wants To Fix The Mistakes In Conor McGregor’s Striking

Conor McGregor is on the verge of competing in the biggest fight of his career, against Jose Aldo at UFC 189 for the UFC featherweight title, but this action movie star says he can help the Irishmen take his game to the next level. Yes, Jean-Claude Van Damme thinks he can work with McGregor and...

Jun 17, 2015 7:23 am

Matt Brown: ‘Werdum Is Not The GOAT’

“He just now got the belt, he just now unified the belt. It’s kind of like saying Weidman is the greatest because he beat one of the greatest. You’ve got to make your own way. The whole ‘greatest of all time’ is not a linear thing. You don’t take that from someone just because you...

Jun 16, 2015 7:02 am

White: ‘Werdum GOAT? Slow Down’––WATCH NOW

UFC president Dana White wants to slow down on the whole ‘Fabricio Werdum is the greatest heavyweight of all time’. Yes he beat Fedor and yes he just beat Cain Velasquez, but White isn’t ready to give the new champ the GOAT tag. What do you guys think? Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During...

Jun 10, 2015 10:09 am

Alex Emelianenko’s Wife Says ‘He’s Innocent, Victim Isn’t Trustworthy’

Alex Emelianenko, brother of Fedor Emelianenko, was sentenced to almost five years for sexual assault and is currently in prison. Recently his wife, who married him while he was in custody, spoke out about the case and said her husband is innocent…of course she did. “I did not give to talk with Alexander following the announcement of...

Jun 10, 2015 8:37 am

Werdum: ‘I Can Win, Even If No One Believes In Me’

Fabricio Werdum is hoping to cash in that interim UFC heavyweight title for a unified belt this Saturday in Mexico City. First, he has to beat the champ Cain Velasquez, who has only lost once in his career, suffering a quick KO loss to Junior Dos Santos. Werdum is on a 5-fight win streak and...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! MMA Rules Fight with Swords and Armor (Full Fight)

The company who is mostly known for managing the career of PRIDE legend Fedor Emelianenko have thrown their hats, and helmets, into the knight fighting game. It doesn’t get much more bizarre than this in the world of mixed martial arts, but here’s your chance to see how an MMA fight between knights would have...

May 14, 2015 2:12 am

Barnett & Nelson to Coach New UFC Reality Show, Will Fight in September

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will be returning to Japan in September with an event headlined by heavyweights Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson! Their bout will be the finale of a brand new UFC reality show where the heavyweights will be rivaling coaches. Ken Berger, General Manager of UFC Asia, announced that Barnett and Nelson will...

Apr 16, 2015 2:00 am

UHM? — MMA Rules Fights With Armor and Swords (Highlights)

M-1 is best known for being the company that represented PRIDE legend Fedor Emelianenko throughout his career. Now, they will forever be known as “That promotion that does the Knight Fights”. This may be one of the most intriguing concepts in a long time. What M1 is essentially doing is mixing modernized gladiator fighting with...

Apr 9, 2015 2:49 am

Werdum: “I’ll show everyone who the real champion is”

A confident UFC interim heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum stopped by the UFC Tonight studios to preview his upcoming fight against Cain Velasquez. Here’s highlights: Fabricio Werdum on finally facing Cain Velasquez for the title: “On June 13, I’ll show everyone who’s the real champion.” Werdum on who the Mexican crowd will be rooting for in...

Apr 6, 2015 3:33 pm

Emelianenko Gets Hitched Behind Bars?

The brother of MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko, Alexander Emelianenko, has tied the knot….while in jail. Alexander is currently in Russian jail awaiting the final sentencing in his sexual assault case. He was charged with sexual assault, kidnapping by withholding a passport, and forced use of “narcotic drugs or psychotropic substances.” TOFIGHT.RU confirmed the news of...

Mar 8, 2015 2:30 pm

MEATHEAD! “I just don’t like Overeem. I’d like to see him lose”

“I just don’t like Overeem. I’d like to see him lose. I don’t like him as a human being. He is a smug, arrogant man. He came to the Blackzilians and ostracized himself almost immediately.” … “He’s such a prima donna that he really thinks that people care about what he does and how he...

Mar 3, 2015 2:50 pm

UFC’S Andre ‘Touchy’ Fili Has A ‘Weird Feeling About Werdum Vs. Velasquez’

Team Alpha Male’s Andre ‘Touchy’ Fili stopped by last Thursdays episode of Stud Show Radio. The UFC featherweight discussed several fighters and fights including the upcoming heavyweight title fight between the champion Cain Velasquez and challenger Fabricio Werdum. Werdum has been on a tear. Since 2009 he has won 8 of his last 9 fights...

Feb 22, 2015 8:03 am

Bigfoot Plans To Dedicate Win Over Mir To Big Nog

As Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva gears up to fight Frank Mir tonight in Porto Alegre, Brazil, he hopes to dedicate a win to Big Nog. Bigfoot hasn’t fought since September of 2014, when he was KO’d by Andrei Arlovski. Mir on the other hand hasn’t fought since February 1st of 2014, when he lost a unanimous...

Feb 9, 2015 8:22 pm

Tim Kennedy Content Sitting Out, Unless “Something Special” Comes Up

Tim Kennedy hasn’t fought since September, when he lost via TKO to Yoel Romero. The finish came after a series of questionable actions on the part of cornermen, UFC officials, referee John McCarthy, and both fighters. At the end of the 2nd round Kennedy grabbed Romero’s glove, and ultimately rocked Romero at the bell. As...

Feb 8, 2015 3:40 pm

Zahabi: ‘GSP Is The Best Pound For Pound Fighter’

Since Anderson Silva’s recently announced failed drug test for anabolic steroids, there has been much talk regarding his status as the GOAT (Greatest Of All Time). Many have began calling UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones, or Georges St. Pierre the GOAT, whereas others give the title to Fedor Emelianenko. Tristar gym head coach, Firas...

Feb 2, 2015 6:19 am

Emelianenko Pleads Not Guilty To Several Charges

Aleksander Emelianenko recently plead guilty to multiple charges, such as: rape, stealing passports, and drug use stemming from March 3rd. His attorney spoke regarding the case, and Emelianenko’s plea saying: (Translated with Google Translate) “Emelianenko pleaded not guilty, there is no denying that they had sexual intercourse, but it was by mutual agreement” “She is...

Jan 28, 2015 5:04 am

SPIKE TV Happy To Be In Business With Scott Coker

“Fighters just love this guy and camps and management and people, they want to be in business with Coker. They feel like he’s honest, he’s straightforward, he puts on great fights and he promotes really well. I think it’s just a giant step up from where we were and I feel like the organization is in...

Jan 28, 2015 4:59 am

Randy Couture’s GOAT?

“I don’t know. It is like a pound-for-pound thing. We could debate it for hours. Why wouldn’t George (St-Pierre) be on that list? He is certainly one of the best fighters that MMA has seen in a long time. Fedor didn’t compete as well in the American market as he did in the Japanese market....

Dec 28, 2014 10:59 am

Don Frye Predicts Jones-Cormier, Diaz-Silva, and Weidman-Belfort

The UFC is heading into arguably the biggest stretch of fights in UFC history with Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 this weekend, Nick Diaz vs. Anderson Silva at UFC 183 at the end of January, and then Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort at UFC 184. Ahead of the bouts, MMA Legend Don...

Dec 6, 2014 12:14 pm

Emelianenko Bans Smoking In Prison Cell

Alexander Emelianenko, the brother of MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko, who is currently incarcerated for allegedly raping a female maid, has banned smoking in what appears to be his cell, as well as his immediate area. According to our understanding via Google Translate, in the ‘chamber rules’, with chamber likely meaning cell, Emelianenko can ban others...

Dec 1, 2014 3:43 pm

Mirko Cro Cop set to take part in epic rematch with Satoshi Ishii

Mirko Cro Cop will be facing off against Satoshi Ishii in a highly anticipated rematch later this year on New Years Eve. Cro Cop and Ishii fought earlier this year, with Cro Cop securing a 2nd round TKO win from a well placed elbow. The bout saw Cro Cop claim the IGF heavyweight title, and...

Nov 24, 2014 3:32 pm

Legends coming to EA Sports UFC

EA Sports announced earlier today that they would be bringing legends to the game, however no names were given yet. It is worth noting that the trailer uses the hashtag UFCLegends, indicating they will not be using fighters who fought under the PRIDE FC banner, but not the UFC, such as Fedor Emelianenko. Check out...

Nov 17, 2014 5:04 pm

Emelianenko Gets Engaged Behind Bars

Alexander Emelianenko, MMA veteran, and brother of the great Fedor Emelianenko, was engaged recently while serving time in jail prior to a trial resulting from sexual assault charges. His trial is set for December 30th, and if Emelianenko is found guilty, he could face up to 6 years in jail. MMABoxing.ru reported in an article...