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Nov 18, 2015 10:45 am

Odds in favor of Canelo over Cotto four days out from fight

Despite being the middleweight champion, Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33 KO) is coming into the fight with Canelo Alvarez (45-1-1, 32 KO) this Saturday as the underdog. After odds opened up at close to -200 for Canelo and +160 for Cotto, the odds are widening for the two prize fighters. As of Tuesday, four days before...

Nov 18, 2015 10:25 am

Rousey’s Judo coach promises she will be back to “mark her legacy”

Following Ronda Rousey’s devastating UFC 193 loss to Holly Holm this past Saturday there was much speculation as to if and when Rousey would step back in the Octagon. The day after the loss Rousey released a statement through Instagram revealing that she would be taking some time off, but would indeed be back. Rousey’s...

Nov 18, 2015 9:39 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk breaks two records at UFC 193

https://instagram.com/p/-LwjAfICJt/ UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk proved her dominance over contender Valerie Letourneau winning a unanimous decision at UFC 193. Jedrzejczyk put on a performance that broke UFC records in the 5-round championship fight. According to an Instagram post by Jedrzejczyk and the UFC, she connected with 220 significant strikes making that the most...

Nov 18, 2015 8:58 am

Jon Jones shoots straight to the top of UFC’s light heavyweight rankings

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has shot back up to the top of the UFC’s light heavyweight rankings following UFC 193. Since the announcement of Jones being reinstated by the UFC, the light heavyweight division has been on their toes. Although ranked at number one to challenge the title holder of the division,...

Nov 18, 2015 8:18 am

Dana White will meet with Ronda Rousey next week

Since Ronda Rousey was knocked out by Holly Holm in the main event of UFC 193 this past Saturday many fans have been wondering if, and when, Rousey will be back in the Octagon. Rousey took to Instagram after the loss to reveal that she will indeed be back, but will take some time off...

Nov 18, 2015 7:58 am

UFC 193 coverage sets record on Fox Sports 1

Holly Holm’s flawless performance against Ronda Rousey this past Saturday at UFC 193 that saw her capture the UFC women’s bantamweight championship was arguably one of the greatest upsets in UFC history. Given that, the UFC 193 post-fight show on Fox Sports 1 was also a huge draw for fans who craved more information on...

Nov 18, 2015 7:37 am

Mayweather denies telling 50 Cent to post Rousey KO meme

While many used Ronda Rousey’s UFC 193 knockout loss to Holly Holm as an opportunity to bash Rousey, much to the dismay of UFC President Dana White, Floyd Mayweather decided to squash his beef with Rousey. ‘Money’ defended Rousey from critics, and even offered to help her with her boxing when she was ready to...

Nov 18, 2015 7:24 am

Dana White criticizes “dirty, horrible” people trash talking Rousey

By now you’ve probably seen your social media feed filled with memes and videos mocking former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and praising Holly Holm. While fighters such as Carlos Condit, Floyd Mayweather, Mike Tyson, and several others have sent supportive messages to Rousey following the devastating loss, many fans have taken the opportunity...

Nov 18, 2015 7:19 am

Carlos Condit has a message for everyone bashing Rousey

Since Ronda Rousey was knocked out by Holly Holm at UFC 193 on Saturday there has been much criticism of the former champ from fans. On the other hand, we have seen a tremendous amount of support for Rousey from fighters including Floyd Mayweather, Mike Tyson, George Foreman, and more! Now, former UFC interim welterweight...

Nov 18, 2015 7:00 am

Holly Holm claimed Ronda Rousey was beatable before her first UFC match

Even before her first fight with Raquel Pennington at UFC 184, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm claimed Ronda Rousey was beatable. In a video interview before her UFC debut, Holm had much praise for the champ at that time but knew she was beatable. “I think she’s great, she’s ran through everybody and made it...

Nov 17, 2015 8:54 pm

George Foreman sends supportive message to Rousey

Following her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm this past Saturday, Ronda Rousey has been on the receiving end of much criticism from fans. Numerous high-profile MMA fighters and boxers, including Floyd Mayweather, have reached out to Rousey to offer words of support. The legendary George Foreman is the most recent boxer to join...

Nov 17, 2015 8:50 pm

Rich Franklin detained at LAX

Former UFC champion Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin had quite the interesting layover at LAX airport earlier this week. While going through immigration Franklin was detained by immigration officials and reportedly handcuffed and thrown in an isolation cell according to MMAMania. Franklin’s publicist Daphne Ortiz revealed the MMAWeekly that Franklin was not made aware of why he...

Nov 17, 2015 8:41 pm

Freddie Roach on Rousey’s boxing: ‘It was embarrassing’

Saturday night at UFC 193 Holly Holm put on a striking clinic, laying out the blueprint for how to negate Ronda Rousey’s elite level Judo and keep Rousey off her game with flawless striking and footwork. Famed boxing coach Freddie Roach spoke to Fight Hub TV to discuss Holm’s win over Rousey, as well as...

Nov 17, 2015 3:30 pm

Holm talks “satisfying” feeling of punching Rousey in the face

Saturday night in Melbourne Australia Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey in the main event of UFC 193 to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. While there was a mutual respect between the two women until the weigh-ins, where they got into a bit of a scuffle, Holm admitted she was...

Nov 17, 2015 3:16 pm

Holly Holm sponsored by company linked to banned substances

Intel Pharma caused quite an uproar today what they congratulated Holly Holm, one of the athletes they sponsor, on winning the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Several of the products produced by Intel Pharma are on the World Anti-Doping Agency banned substance list. While Holm’s sponsorship from the company isn’t exactly good news, her manager Lenny...

Nov 17, 2015 12:31 pm

Laila Ali takes verbal shots at Rousey

Following Ronda Rousey’s brutal KO loss to Holly Holm this past weekend at UFC 193, many fighters, fans, and celebrities took the opportunity to bash Rousey. Retired undefeated boxer Laila Ali, daughter of the great Muhammad Ali, took the opportunity to fire some verbal shots at Rousey. She spoke to TMZ: “Holly Holm is a...

Nov 17, 2015 12:04 pm

WATCH! Wanderlei Silva campaigning for all fighters to vote for Bernie Sanders

It looks like Bernie Sanders is a hit amongst some iconic players in the fight game. Ronda Rousey has gone on record to say that she is rooting for Bernie Sanders in his run for the Democratic nomination for President. Now, Wanderlei Silva is campaigning for all fighters to get behind Sanders and #FeelTheBern. Silva...

Nov 17, 2015 11:39 am

Floyd Mayweather Jr. extends offer to help Ronda Rousey with her boxing

Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s recognition of former UFC champion Ronda Rousey has taken a big shift. The two who have had a history of criticizing one another in the media, but that seems to be taking a shift in the other direction, at least from Mayweather’s end. The undefeated retired boxing superstar first defended Rousey after her...