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Nov 2, 2015 7:24 am

PHOTO | Angela Magana ends up in ER after refusing to tap

UFC women’s strawweight Angela Magana, who is known for her skills when it comes to twerking, posted a photo to Twitter Sunday night showing herself laying in a hospital bed. Based on the caption, it’s safe to assume Magana refused to tap to a ‘twister’ submission and wound up learning a hard lesson. In case...

Nov 2, 2015 6:00 am

Shinya Aoki to face 300+ pound opponent on NYE?

ONE Championship lightweight titleholder Shinya Aoki is scheduled to headline the Rizin Dec. 29 show in Japan, and now is reportedly going to be fighting just two days later on Dec. 31. From Mixed Martial Arts: Now Anotonio Inoki has announced that he will be going head to head with RIZIN on New Years Eve...

Nov 1, 2015 10:18 pm

WATCH! ‘The Mountain’ full contact boxing sparring

Last week a video emerged of Conor McGregor and Thor Bjornsson, better known as ‘The Mountain’ from Game Of Thrones, engaging in a friendly bareknuckle sparring session. That resulted in a video emerging of ‘The Mountain’ full contact boxing sparring. What happens towards the end might shock you.

Nov 1, 2015 4:13 pm

Lorenz Larkin didn’t know who Albert Tumenov was prior to call out

Lorenz Larkin may be fighting Albert Tumenov at UFC 195, but prior to Tumenov calling him out, Larkin had no clue who he was. He spoke to MMAJunkie to discuss the situation: “Truthfully, I didn’t even know about him and didn’t know who he was until he called me out,” Larkin said. “I don’t watch...

Nov 1, 2015 3:46 pm

MUST SEE! Wild Irish crowd from ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’

What a night that was! Look back at the incredible #UFCDublin from the Fans' POV. https://t.co/eXdp19mpvt — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) November 1, 2015 Ireland has earned the reputation of having the wildest and most passionate fans in MMA. Earlier this month at ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ the Irish pride was on full display!

Nov 1, 2015 3:34 pm

Ray Sefo: “I would love to fight one more time”

Ray Sefo may be 44 years old, but that hasn’t slowed down the fighter in him. The WSOF President hasn’t fought since an early WSOF event in 2013, and hasn’t won a fight since 2010, but he would still like to fight one more time in either MMA or kickboxing. He spoke to Sherdog: “I...

Nov 1, 2015 3:23 pm

Askren on ‘eye poking’ Louis Santos: “I don’t respect him”

Ben Askren is undefeated in his professional MMA career however in his last fight versus Louis Santos, Askren was poked in the eye and the fight was ruled a no-contest. On November 13th Askren will get a chance to rematch Santos, however that doesn’t mean Askren has forgiven Santos for the first incident. When asked...

Nov 1, 2015 2:56 pm

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: ‘I want to fight for 2-3 more years’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk may be defending her UFC women’s strawweight title on November 7th against Valerie Letourneau, but that hasn’t stopped her from already setting her sights on another UFC championship. Jedrzejczyk has yet to taste defeat in her MMA career, and is looking to add another championship to her collection. She spoke to Karyn Bryant...

Nov 1, 2015 7:40 am

MUST SEE! Horrific, gruesome arm injury

GRAPHIC – Buck Pineau vs. Pat McCrohan Broken Arm #ces31 https://t.co/rWje2RuVLF — ZombieProphet (@ZProphet_MMA) October 31, 2015 At CES 31 Friday night Buck Pineau suffered a gruesome broken arm that left him flailing around on the canvas. See it above, if you’re brave enough to stomach it.

Oct 31, 2015 7:53 pm

Belfort: “I’m still in TRT”

Last year when TRT was banned by the NSAC there was much speculation as to how fighters who were using the treatment would fair against their opponents without the controversial therapy. Vitor Belfort, widely believed to be the poster child for TRT, took the brunt of criticism from anti-TRT folks who noted his smaller size...

Oct 31, 2015 7:44 pm

Bellator releases 5 fighters, including a former champion

Bellator MMA has released 5 fighters from its roster, including a former champion surprisingly. Jason Floyd of The MMA Report broke the news via Twitter, revealing that Alexander Sarnavskiy, Alexander Volkov, Mike Mucitelli, Fabricio Guerreiro, and Joe Duarte have all been released by the promotion. The most surprising fighter on the list is former Bellator...

Oct 31, 2015 1:37 pm

Cormier no-shows backroom fight, photoshops picture

Recently Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier agreed to a backroom fight at the opening of Greg Jackson’s new gym in New Mexico. Daniel Cormier was MIA for most of the morning, which led to Jones calling him out on Twitter. Daniel Cormier then responded with a photoshopped image, trolling Jones by saying he was at...

Oct 31, 2015 1:29 pm

Coach Kavanagh and Gunnar Nelson react to McGregor vs. ‘The Mountain’

Friday evening Conor McGregor posted a photo to Instagram showing himself standing across from Hafþór J Björnsson, also known as ‘The Mountain’ from Game Of Thrones. The caption read “Today I had a bare-knuckle fight off a 180kg monster called ‘The Mountain’ I’d never fought, or even seen a man that big before.” Many doubted...

Oct 31, 2015 10:48 am

MUST SEE! McGregor releases bare-knuckle fight video

Conor McGregor posted a photo on Instagram Friday evening showing him appearing to fight ‘The Mountain’ from Game of Thrones who weighs approximately 400 pounds. Many doubted that McGregor actually fought The Mountain, however McGregor posted the video to prove the doubters wrong! Surprisingly, as the match goes on, both men land some solid body...

Oct 31, 2015 10:39 am

Lineker slams Caraway: ‘I need another name I can KO’

John Lineker successfully moved up to bantamweight at UFC 191 when he defeated Francisco Rivera via submission, and is looking to build upon the win. Bryan Caraway is more than willing to fight John Lineker, which caught Lineker’s attention, and if this back-and-forth continues the pair will likely end up fighting. Lineker spoke to MMAJunkie...

Oct 31, 2015 10:30 am

Khabib’s dad blames injury on improper training regime

Khabib Nurmagomedov withdrew from his 3rd fight in a row earlier this week when he suffered a rib injury in training. This comes after back to back serious knee injuries that have sidelined Nurmagomedov since his unanimous decision win over Rafael Dos Anjos back in April of 2014. Nurmagomedov’s father and coach, Abdulmanap, took to...

Oct 31, 2015 10:20 am

Jones calls out Cormier: ‘You on your way?’

On Friday Jon Jones took to Twitter to state that he would fight Daniel Cormier anywhere and anytime, he just wants his UFC championship back. Cormier responded via Twitter, and then the pair agreed to fight on Saturday at the new Jackson’s MMA gym in Albuquerque in an unsanctioned fight. Apparently Cormier has no-showed because...

Oct 31, 2015 10:15 am

Stipe Miocic wasn’t involved in deciding to fight Andrei Arlovski

Ben Rothwell was quite upset after Stipe Miocic withdrew from their ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ bout and then signed to fight Andrei Arlovski at UFC 195 in January. Rothwell went on to say that he felt it would take an act of God for him to get a fight with a top-ranked heavyweight. As it...