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Nov 28, 2014 5:53 am

Ryan Bader vs. Phil Davis set for UFC on FOX 14

A key light heavyweight bout has been added to January’s UFC on FOX 14 event, as UFC officials announced this morning that Phil Davis will meet Ryan Bader on the evenings main card. UFC on FOX 14 takes place January 24 live from Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. The main card airs on FOX following...

Nov 27, 2014 10:02 am

Conor McGregor’s Stadium Dreams

Rising UFC featherweight, Conor McGregor has dreams of fighting in this very stadium. Can he make it happen? His words: This stadium has hosted many wars. It will host one more. WELCOME TO EIRE!!! pic.twitter.com/O3ERHHwf9e — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) November 26, 2014

Nov 26, 2014 10:12 pm

REPLAY! Conor McGregor Stops By The TUF 20 Set

“The Notorious” Conor McGregor stops by The Ultimate Fighter this week to visit his teammate and close friend Aisling Daly as she gets ready for her quarterfinal fight against Jessica Penne.

Nov 26, 2014 11:54 am

Matt Brown: ‘What The F*ck Has Conor McGregor Done?’

“I can’t even believe this is an argument. What the fuck has Conor [McGregor] done compared to what Frankie’s done? Frankie deserves [the title shot]. Period.” “I don’t hate that (he made himself famous). More props to him. But when you are talking about title shots – the opportunity of a man’s life – you...

Nov 26, 2014 11:36 am

Renan Barao: Dillashaw would crap his pants fighting me in Brazil

“Fighting in Brazil for the first time is amazing. I’m well trained, doing an excellent camp. Every fight is important. Just to have the opportunity to go in there and show my work is amazing. I’m really happy with the opportunity to fight here.” “I think [T.J.] would crap his pants. Fighting in the United...

Nov 26, 2014 11:35 am

‘Piece of Sh*t Bjorn Rebney did something horrible to me’

Bellator season 8 winner, Magomedrasul “Frodo” Khasbulaev (pictured) is convinced his nearly two-year lay off is part of a bigger conspiracy led by former Bellator President Bjorn Rebney. MMA.TV breaks it down at great length: In Aug, the fighter’s manager asked that he be released from his Bellator contract. Now Khasbulaev has taken to Twitter and...

Nov 26, 2014 11:24 am

High School Official Fights To Raise Money For Wrestling Program

This really happened. Eight-year High School Dean, Mike Laurita, of Thomas Jefferson High School, took a professional MMA bout in order to raise funds, and keep his wrestling program alive. The inspirational combatant, did this at 52 years of age. Kirik Jenness of MMA.TV, tells the story: Two years ago the wrestling team needed money...

Nov 26, 2014 10:53 am

‘Three Legged’ Man Signed By Legacy FC

The world of Mixed Martial Arts has embraced the growing list of disabled combatants who want a shot inside the cage, with open arms. Nick Newell, a one-armed fighter, most recently fought for the WSOF lightweight world title on NBC, which is a major showing for the disabled community, on a very large stage. Now,...

Nov 26, 2014 10:52 am

‘Training Day: Team Alpha Male’ Premieres Tonight on FOX Sports 1

Go behind the scenes of Team Alpha Male, the premier lightweight MMA team of founder Urijah Faber and UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw. The Sacramento, California gym is home to top-ranked fighters such as Joseph Benavidez, Chad Mendes, Danny Castillo and more. Find out what a training day is like for this dominant team and...

Nov 25, 2014 3:16 pm

Frankie Edgar Asking For Aldo Headliner In Jersey

Former UFC lightweight champ, Frankie “The Answer” Edgar is on the cusp of a second shot at the UFC featherweight strap, and he knows it. The, soft-spoken veteran took to twitter with the following: Frankie edgar vs jose aldo @ufc @UFCONFOX April 18 main event in my backyard @danawhite @lorenzofertitta how does that sound? —...

Nov 25, 2014 2:21 pm

NicK Not Targeting Anderson Silva’s Broken Leg

“When someone tell you a fighter’s injured and they tell you to go after an injury, it really throws you off. It would be sad to lose a fight on account of, you’re trying to concentrate on capitalizing on someone’s weakness when it comes to injury and something like that, [rather than fighting] your fight...

Nov 25, 2014 2:02 pm

‘Just Say No To Drugs, And Sponsors’

“I think if it was a good opportunity, I’m not opposed to it. The opportunities that are on hand, I might have been able to make like $1,500 if I hustled a bit, you know, maybe a couple of grand if I hustled a bit. It’s not necessarily worth it. I compare it to this,...

Nov 25, 2014 1:48 pm

FIRED UP! ‘Overeem has brain damage’

“He posts that, and I didn’t even have to say a word because it seemed like all the forums and media took care of it for me,” said Rothwell. “The general consensus was that this guy had brain damage. I think he’s getting hit in the head too many times to make that comment. “If...

Nov 25, 2014 1:35 pm

AKA Hoping To Minimize Training Injuries

“It’s been bothering me. There is a ranking that came out, and we are number two on the lowest amount of injuries for big organizations. So we aren’t in the top for injuries. But even being number two, I would rather not be on that list. But for a top team, we are safer than...

Nov 25, 2014 1:28 pm

UFC Explains London Event Cancellation

February 28, 2015 was supposed to mark the return to London, for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. UFC Chief Executive, Gary Cook explains why that date isn’t happening: “We’re going to move ourselves to another London date further down in the year. So we had to make some changes, and as we always say with our...

Nov 25, 2014 1:22 pm


Top UFC middleweight fighter, Gegard Mousasi has run into a bit of bad luck. He took to twitter to explain: For the jerk that stole my car yesterday, I wish I was fighting you in Sweden on Jan. 24th. @ufc @danawhite pic.twitter.com/ybvwVyrBDY — Gegard Mousasi (@mousasi_mma) November 24, 2014

Nov 25, 2014 1:04 pm

EXPANSION! UFC Exec. Talks Bringing UFC to Russia

  “We’re just about to announce a television deal in Russia. 55 million households,” Cook said. “We’ve never done an event in Russia. The growth is all of that, a global business is how you make sure you create relevant content in the U.S., relevant content for all the other markets, (…) creating more content,...

Nov 25, 2014 11:58 am

Mixup! SFL Confuses Washington D.C. With Washington State

Happy to announce SFL 36 USA live from Washington December 6th at the Emerald Casino @BrianHalquist @CageSport1 pic.twitter.com/85bDRlVpHY — Super Fight League (@TheFightLeague) November 25, 2014 India’s Super Fight League is set to embark on U.S. soil on December 6. In an embarrassing blunder, their art-department mixed up two popular U.S. territories. Bloodyelbow.com‘s Coach Mike...

Nov 24, 2014 8:55 pm

PHOTO | Jon Jones and Donald Cerrone sparring

Teammates Jon Jones and Donald Cerrone sparred recently, and by the looks of Jones caption, it appears the pair don’t spar frequently, however Jones showed respect to Cerrone in the caption, saying he kept the champ on his toes. How do you think this sparring session between two of the UFC’s best knockout artists ended?...

Nov 24, 2014 8:36 pm

Matt Wiman: ‘Dealing with sponsors is like dealing with drug dealers’

At UFC Fight Night 57 this past weekend, Matt Wiman made his return to the Octagon against Issac Vallie-Flagg, whom he defeated via unanimous decision. Wiman looks exceptional in the bout, especially given that he had been away from the Octagon for two years. Many fans took note however of Wiman’s lack of sponsors on...

Nov 24, 2014 8:05 pm

Edgar’s camp confident he will get next title shot

Following his impressive, and dominant win over Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57 last week, Frankie Edgar’s camp is confident that their fighter will get another crack at Jose Aldo’s featherweight championship. They’re also confident that a potential rematch with Aldo would go very different than the first bout, which Edgar lost via decision....

Nov 24, 2014 4:13 pm

Woodley to Lombard: “I’ve never ducked a fight”

Tyron Woodley is gearing up for his UFC 183 bout against Kelvin Gastelum. Prior to that bout however, the possibility of a bout between Woodley and his teammate Hector Lombard was widely discussed. When Lombard booked his fight with Josh Burkman earlier this year, he informed media members that the reason he wasn’t fighting Woodley...

Nov 24, 2014 4:02 pm

UFC Exec. outlines plans for UFC growth in 2015

The UFC is growing at an incredible rate. With events almost every weekend, one back to back dates, and even events on the same day on occasion! Earlier this month at the ‘UFC: The Time is Now’ press conference, the UFC unveiled its 2015 schedule, that will see the UFC hold 45 events in the...

Nov 24, 2014 2:58 pm

Will Brooks reveals he fought Michael Chandler with torn hamstring

Earlier this month at Bellator 131, Will Brooks scored an impressive fourth round TKO win over Michael Chandler to win the vacant lightweight title, a belt he believes was rightfully his to begin with given that he was the interim champion. What makes Brooks win more impressive is that he won the bout with a...

Nov 24, 2014 2:50 pm

Unbelievable highlights from regional scene

Check out these incredible highlights from the local MMA regional scene highlighted by multiple KO’s, and capped off by an amazing kneebar-electric chair crossover submission.

Nov 24, 2014 11:15 am

Corey Anderson gets last-minute replacement opponent for UFC 181

TUF 19 winner Corey Anderson has received a late replacement for his upcoming fight at UFC 181 on December 6th. Anderson will now be facing undefeated prospect Justin Jones, who will be making his UFC debut at the event. Jones has only been a professional fighter for under a year, and has posted 3 finishes...

Nov 24, 2014 11:04 am

Benavidez: ‘It doesn’t make sense to call anybody out”

Joseph Benavidez put on arguably one of the most spectacular performances of his MMA career this past weekend when he defeated Dustin Ortiz via unanimous decision. Benavidez utilized his speed to batter Ortiz over the course of three rounds, rocking him multiple times in the process. He spoke at the post-fight press conference to discuss...

Nov 24, 2014 10:42 am

King Mo on Tito Ortiz: “I would destroy Tito”

The new hot rivalry in Bellator MMA is between Tito Ortiz and Mohammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal. Following Bellator 131, where King Mo defeated Joe Vedepo, and Tito Ortiz defeated Stephan Bonnar, King Mo called out Tito Ortiz, with King Mo saying he would “Django” Tito. (See that HERE). Since then the rivalry hasn’t died down,...