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Jun 9, 2016 10:26 pm

VIDEO | Muhammad Ali’s casket being brought into funeral

On Thursday, the funeral service was held for Muhammad Ali after his passing this past weekend. Several fighters, including Bernard Hopkins, were in attendance at the service for the man who will go down as arguably the greatest boxer of all time. In the video above you can see Ali’s casket being brought into the...

Jun 9, 2016 8:57 am

VIDEO | Chuck Liddell reacts to Brock Lesnar’s return to MMA

During the UFC 199 broadcast last weekend, it was revealed that Brock Lesnar would be returning to the Octagon at UFC 199 for one fight. The fight will be Lesnar’s first in nearly 5 years after he retired on a 2-fight losing streak after losing his heavyweight championship, and then being TKOd by Alistair Overeem....

Jun 8, 2016 11:18 am

VIDEO | Freddie Roach wonders what’s in store for him following Muhammad Ali’s death

Earlier this week tragedy struck the combat sports community when it was announced that boxing icon Muhammad Ali had passed away at the age of 74. While Ali’s death was undoubtably devastating for many members of the combat sports community, Ali’s death certainly hit close to home for famed boxing trainer Freddie Roach. Roach also...

Jun 8, 2016 10:53 am

VIDEO | Muhammad Ali’s son discusses his father inside and outside the ring

Tragedy struck the combat sports world earlier this week when news surfaced that boxing icon Muhammad Ali had passed away at the age of 74. Immediately the combat sports community began paying tribute to the man who many consider to be the greatest boxer of all time. In the video above you can see Muhammad...


Jun 7, 2016 10:46 am

VIDEO | Bellator MMA: In Focus with Kimbo Slice

Many are still shocked to find out that Kevin Ferguson, better known as Kimbo Slice has died at the age of 42. On Monday, TMZ reported that Kimbo was admitted to a hospital near his home in Florida. Later that day, news spread that Kimbo had passed away. Dive deeper into Kimbo’s life with Bellator...

Jun 7, 2016 8:43 am

VIDEO | Brock Lesnar talks MMA retirement in 2011, return in 2016

Back at UFC 141, Brock Lesnar returned to the Octagon against Alistair Overeem following surgery for diverticulitis. Lesnar lost in the very first round, and subsequently retired from MMA. During the UFC 199 broadcast, it was revealed through a UFC 200 promo that Brock Lesnar will be returning to the Octagon in the co-main event...

Jun 7, 2016 12:41 am

MMA community reacts to the death of Kimbo Slice

Tragic and shocking news blazed over the Internet when it became known that Kevin Ferguson, better known as Kimbo Slice, died after being admitted to a hospital in Florida late Monday. The 42-year-old Internet sensation turned MMA star had an intimidating look and character that captivated the attention of people around the world, but the...

Jun 4, 2016 9:14 am

VIDEO | Evander Holyfield reflects on Muhammad Ali’s legacy

After the tragic death of Boxing legend and cultural icon Muhammad Ali Friday evening, the sporting world quickly began mourning the man who made overwhelming impacts on both boxing and society. Former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield spoke on ESPN to reflect on Ali’s career, influence on both boxing and society, and tell a story about...

Jun 4, 2016 9:08 am

Floyd Mayweather Jr. releases statement on Muhammad Ali’s death

Friday evening the combat sports community mourned the loss of legendary boxer and cultural icon Muhammad Ali. While numerous members of the MMA community, including Conor McGregor, took to social media to react to the death of Ali, boxer Floyd Mayweather, who calls himself ‘The Best Ever’ spoke to Kevin Iole to give his thoughts...

Jun 4, 2016 9:00 am

MMA community reacts to the death of Muhammad Ali

Friday evening, tragic news surfaced that Boxing icon Muhammad Ali had passed away after being placed on life support earlier in the day. Understandably the MMA community immediately began posting their reactions to the death of Ali, who is widely regarded as one of the biggest combat sports icons. Below are some reactions from the...

Jun 4, 2016 8:08 am

Conor McGregor reacts to news of Muhammad Ali ‘s death

Friday evening, tragic news surfaced that boxing icon Muhammad Ali had passed away after being placed on life support earlier in the day. Immediately the MMA community began mourning Ali, who will live on as one of the most influential men in combat sports. UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, who is often compared to Ali,...

Jun 3, 2016 9:45 pm

BREAKING: Boxing legend Muhammad Ali passes away at age 74

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has passed away at the age of 74, according to a family spokesperson. News hit Friday afternoon that the three-time heavyweight boxing champion was hospitalized on Thursday in Phoenix, Arizona due to respiratory issues. “After a 32-year battle with Parkinson’s disease, Muhammad Ali has passed away at the age of 74....

Jun 3, 2016 1:45 pm

Muhammad Ali reportedly on life support after being hospitalized

Tragic news surfaced Friday afternoon that legendary Boxer Muhammad Ali had been hospitalized the previous evening and placed on life support in Phoenix, where his family has flown to be with him. While the famed prizefighter was initially hospitalized with respiratory issues, a new report from Mirror has indicated that Ali’s problems are “worse than...

Jun 1, 2016 10:31 am

Daniel Cormier reflects on MMA journey with Luke Rockhold ahead of UFC 199

This Saturday in Inglewood, California, Luke Rockhold will look to make his first title defense as he faces Michael Bisping for the second time in the main event of UFC 199. Ahead of the fight, Rockhold’s close friend and teammate, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, took to Instagram with a message of positivity for...

May 30, 2016 9:14 am

Aljamain Sterling reacts to first loss of professional MMA career

Sunday night in Las Vegas, Aljamain Sterling and Bryan Caraway stepped in the Octagon to settle their feud. Sterling was the one who initially called for a fight against Caraway, however it was Caraway who left the Octagon with the win. The fight was a rather close one, with many scoring the bout in favor...

May 26, 2016 9:53 pm

VIDEO | Miesha Tate reflects on MMA career ahead of UFC 200

Ahead of UFC 200 on July 9th, where Miesha Tate will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Amanda Nunes, the UFC women’s bantamweight champion sat down to check out old footage from early on in her MMA career, as well as footage of her wrestling in high school. Check out the awesome...

May 23, 2016 10:00 am

Renan Barao says ‘future will tell’ if he will ever fight with teammate Jose Aldo

Nova Uniao teammates and former champions Renan Barao and Jose Aldo used to run the bantamweight and featherweight divisions, respectively. Now with Barao going up to the featherweight division, chances are that the two Brazilian teammates will have to face one another in the Octagon if they are both on the same path of becoming...

May 13, 2016 1:13 am

VIDEO | Leslie Smith opens up and talks about an MMA fighter’s association

“Nobody wants to get on the bad side of the UFC,” said Leslie Smith regarding fighter pay and an MMA fighter’s association while talking with the MMA Fighting in Curitiba, Brazil ahead of UFC 198. Smith will welcome Cris Cyborg in her UFC debut in a 140 pound catchweight fight. Cyborg is the 145 pound...

May 12, 2016 11:37 am

VIDEO | Joe Rogan gives his take on MMA’s greatest heavyweight fighter of all time

People will constantly argue and have their opinions on who the greatest and best fighters of all time are. However, not everyone is as knowledgeable and has seen as many fights as UFC color commentator Joe Rogan. Rogan gives his input on the upcoming UFC heavyweight title fight with champion Fabricio Werdum defending his belt...

May 12, 2016 10:17 am

VIDEO | #TBT: Rampage Jackson wins 2nd pro MMA fight

May13.2000 21 year old @Rampage4real earns the 1st stoppage victory of his career, when he submits Marco Bermudazpic.twitter.com/RSZUa2YhWU — MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) May 12, 2016 Back in 1999, Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson began what would become a historic MMA career as he defeated Mike Pyle via unanimous decision. In just his 2nd pro MMA fight,...

May 11, 2016 10:24 am

Conor McGregor’s teammate calls out BJ Penn

The UFC is searching for a new opponent for UFC Hall of Fame legend and former two-time UFC champ BJ Penn for a UFC 199 bout on June 4. Penn’s originally scheduled opponent, Dennis Siver, pulled out of the fight due to suffering an injury. Now, with just over three weeks out from the fight,...

May 10, 2016 1:27 pm

VIDEO | UFC color commentator Joe Rogan talks marijuana in MMA

UFC color commentator Joe Rogan is an advocate of marijuana and also the psychedelic drug Lysergic acid diethylamide also known as LSD. Rogan was a guest on the Dan Le Batard show on Tuesday and spoke about the use of marijuana in mixed martial arts as well as his views on LSD use in general....

May 9, 2016 2:08 pm

VIDEO | Floyd Mayweather doesn’t rule out MMA fight with Conor McGregor

Retired boxing champ Floyd Mayweather Jr. is surely keeping people guessing on his future. Rumors have been buzzing on Mayweather coming out of retirement to fight once again. Floyd recently acknowledged that a fight with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is something that he could possibly make happen in his future. Being that Mayweather is...

May 7, 2016 9:36 am

VIDEO | Gruesome MMA arm injury *GRAPHIC*

While injuries like this don’t happen very often in MMA, when they do, the result is absolutely horrific. In Judo class, one of the first lessons you will learn is to never plant your hand while being thrown. The result is often extremely bad, as seen in this video above. We would like to wish...