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Aug 26, 2015 4:11 am

Rocky Who? Edgar Chases Down This Chicken With Ease

Rocky Balboa’s got nothing on former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar. Edgar, who will be facing top ranked featherweight Chad Mendes at the TUF 22 Finale, recently took to social media to share his incredible chicken catching skills. The guy’s got talent, that’s obvious. Does he have a chance to go pro, possibly. That all...

Aug 24, 2015 1:30 pm

Frankie Edgar accepts Max Holloway’s challenge, wants to fight in December

New Jersey’s Frankie Edgar sits atop the featherweight division as the only man under champions Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. Often overlooked by officials, Edgar sure isn’t forgotten when it comes to fighters looking to take a step up in competition. Fifth-ranked featherweight Max Holloway called out “The Answer” to a potential bout in Hawaii....

Aug 21, 2015 2:58 pm

Fighter Seeking Sanctions Against Bellator

Follow along here. A former Bellator fighter, Gavin Sterritt, is looking to bring commission sanctions against his former promotion. So, Sterritt is a student and friend of ‘Rampage’ Jackson, who has his own issues with Bellator. What’s Sterritt’s issue? He was scheduled to fight at Bellator 140, against Brennan Ward, on July 17 and wanted...


Aug 17, 2015 10:20 pm

Sarah Kaufman throws her name in the mix to face Raquel Pennington

Raquel Pennington hasn’t had good luck in finding an opponent that can stay healthy long enough to make it to the octagon for her UFC 191 fight in September. Leslie Smith was originally scheduled to face Pennington, but was replaced by Liz Carmouche after she suffered an injury. With Carmouche now out of the picture,...

Aug 16, 2015 5:32 pm

Maldonado calls out 6 fighters and only 1 accepted the challenge!

Fabio Maldonado just sent out a shotgun burst of challenges to the light heavyweight division! Maldonado’s stock rose at the end of his fight with “Rampage” as he not only proved he was tough enough to hang with legends, but “Rampage” said he earned his respect that night. Maldonado is looking to get back to...

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 12, 2015 12:01 am

McGregor: ‘Me vs. Mayweather Makes Half A Billion’

“But if you’re talking about a fight that could generate half a billion – it’s this one. There’s never going to be another boxing fight like this. Only a cross-style match between Mayweather and me could generate that kind of interest and revenue. So maybe it could happen. I would certainly be up for it....

Aug 7, 2015 12:15 am

The “Big Country” Burrito Is The Help Roy Nelson Needs… According To Him

UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson seems to have found what he needs to take him to the next level, in the form of a Carls Jr. breakfast burrito. Nelson took to Twitter to express his joy to fans, saying that the ‘Big Country’ is the help he needs. With this burrito Nelson could be the greatest...

Jul 28, 2015 4:48 am

14-Year-Old Kid Takes Dana White To School On Twitter

  Dana White really likes Twitter. He’s on it pretty frequently, but man last week was a whole new level. He tried to do a Q&A and instead was bombarded with questions about Reebok and the firing of ‘Stitch’ Duran. White didn’t bother to answer any of them, instead just threw cheap insults at the...

Jul 20, 2015 5:46 pm

“Cyborg” Interested in Super Fight with Miesha Tate

The rivalry between Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and the women of the UFC just got interesting. Miesha Tate has already expressed interest in a super fight with Invicta FC Featherweight Champion “Cyborg”. In order for this to happen, both ladies would have to meet in the middle for a catchweight bout at 140. “Cyborg” has always...

Jul 16, 2015 1:00 am

Crap Talking Extravaganza — Edgar Roasts McGregor, And Ireland Hard On Twitter

Well, Frankie Edgar, tell us how you really feel. The UFC featherweight and former lightweight champion held a Q&A on Twitter and naturally received a lot of questions about Conor McGregor. Questions like, when is he going to fight him, when is he going to beat sense into him, why won’t the UFC let that...

Jul 16, 2015 12:23 am

Dana White Approved — Roy Nelson’s New Whip Is Sick!

UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson might look like a homeless man, but he sure doesn’t ride around like one. UFC president Dana White took to social media and shared a picture of the two of them posing with Nelson’s Corvette. It’s a pretty sweet ride, check it out below!   Just bumped into @roynelsonufc and his...

Jul 12, 2015 8:00 am

“Karate Hottie” Responds to Jessica Penne’s Challenge

‘The Karate Hottie’ Michelle Waterson will finally have her opportunity to prove her mettle in the octagon tonight when she faces Angela Magana on the main card of “The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians Finale”. Waterson isn’t even one fight into her UFC run and she is already getting called out by fellow UFC strawwerights....

Jul 8, 2015 8:24 am

IV Ban Might Destroy Potential Cyborg Vs. Rousey Fight

Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino just wants to be healthy. If that gets in the way of her making 135 lbs. in order to potentially fight UFC champion Ronda Rousey, then so be it. The Invicta FC featherweight champion spoke to the media on Tuesday and said that the new USADA IV ban could be a ‘problem’...

Jul 8, 2015 4:57 am

Cyborg Is Down To Fight Miesha Tate

Hey, if Cyborg and Ronda Rousey isn’t going to happen, why not get this fight going. According to Cyborg’s manager George Prajin, who talked to ESPN, Cyborg is down to fight UFC bantamweight Miesha Tate at 140 pounds. Check it out! “Miesha Tate said she’d fight Cris at 140 pounds. That’s probably the second biggest...

Jul 8, 2015 12:01 am

Young Ronda Rousey Fan Breaks Down Into Tears

  There are fans, then there are REALLY big fans. This young fan of UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey couldn’t handle the excitement of meeting ‘Rowdy’ and broke down into tears. The young girl is actually the daughter of UFC fighter Anthony Birchak, who posted this video on his Twitter. Check out the video below!...

Jul 6, 2015 5:20 am

Michael Bisping Was Once A Teenage Bareknuckle Boxer

Michael Bisping has a long stories career of rough fights in the octagon, but he’s been fighting long before his days in the UFC. It should be no surprise that one of England’s toughest imports to the UFC participated in bareknuckle boxing when he was as young as fourteen years old. “My sensei from back...

Jul 5, 2015 6:35 am

Edgar: Interim Title Fight Is Just A No. 1 Contenders Bout

Earlier in June, was news broke that Jose Aldo suffered a rib injury and was possibly going to be pulled from the “UFC 189” main-event. It didn’t take long for fighters to throw their name in the mix and get a big payday for fighting McGregor on July 11th. In reality, if anybody was going...

Jun 30, 2015 3:05 pm

Dana White: ‘Fighters have loved Reebok apparel, so far’

  UFC President Dana White was present during the new Reebok uniform unveiling and talked about the process after the press conference/fashion show. White talked to MMAFighting about the new uniforms and the fighters reactions: “At the end of the day, that’s all that matters – that the fighters like it. And everybody is happy...

Jun 28, 2015 5:54 pm

Ortiz: ‘Rousey Needs to Stop Running From Cyborg’

No matter who Ronda Rousey’s upcoming opponent is in the octagon, a potential bout with Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino always seems to be looming over her head. Rousey is scheduled to face Bethe Correia in Brazil at UFC 190 and if ‘Cyborg’ can defend her title at “Invicta 13”, this fight may finally happen. However, Tito...

Jun 25, 2015 3:35 pm

‘Bellator 139: Kongo Vs. Volkov’ Weigh-In Results––2 Fighters Miss Weight

  Bellator 139 goes down tomorrow night on Spike TV. The main event will feature former UFC heavyweight Cheick Kongo as he goes up against Alexander Volkov. Also featured on the main card is a co-main event with Dave Rickels and John Alessio. Fan favorites Pat Curran and Joe Schilling will also fight on the...

Jun 23, 2015 8:42 am

JDS not injured, wants to be champion by year-end

UFC President Dana White recently told reporters that Andrei Arlovski or Stipe Miocic would be the next man to challenge Fabricio Werdum for the UFC heavyweight title, this because former champ Junior dos Santos was still nursing an injury. However, in a public note sent out by his team, “JDS” explained that he could be...

Jun 22, 2015 2:56 pm

Ratings Report: Kimbo Slice on Bellator 138 Breaks Records

Bellator 138 aired live from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri and featured a main event bout between the popular Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock. Slice defeated Shamrock by way of TKO in the opening round after nearly getting submitted in the opening minutes of the contest. The ratings are in and it turns...

Jun 17, 2015 5:13 pm

CONGRATS! Patrick Cote Earns BJJ Blackbelt

UFC vet Patrick Cote just accomplished a major feat. According to Brazilian Top Team’s Twitter account, ‘The Predator’ just earned his black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Cote last fought in April when he defeated Joe Riggs via unanimous decision. Congratulations Cote! Patrick Cote is the Brazilian Top Team's newest Black Belt http://t.co/E9jn5O4hG2 pic.twitter.com/2LgnfFDNaN — Brazilian...

Jun 12, 2015 2:10 pm

Bisping Pro Reebok, Despite Paycut

“Listen, we all want more money. Of course we do. A lot of fighters are going to call me a company man and this and that. But the UFC has always been very fair with me. They’ve been very fair. Dana and Lorenzo have always treated me with great respect and I can’t thank them...