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Nov 11, 2015 9:25 am

Rosholt on Struve: ‘The taller guys are the easiest ones to get a hold of’

UFC heavyweight Jared Rosholt faces the seven foot tall Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve at UFC 193 this weekend in Melbourne, Australia. Rosholt looks at the opportunity to take out Struve, who has made a name for himself in the UFC. Talking with MMA Junkie, Rosholt who is 6-foot-2, says that once he gets inside of Stuve’s...

Nov 11, 2015 8:36 am

UFC 193: The Journey – Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has only been competing in MMA professionally for three and a half years, but in that time she has compiled an undefeated 10-0 record, and captured the UFC women’s strawweight championship. Ahead of Jedrzejczyk’s UFC 193 co-main event title defense against Valerie Letourneau on Saturday in Melbourne Australia, take a look at her...

Nov 11, 2015 8:01 am

Belfort’s wife says they have “lost millions for years” because of Reebok deal

The UFC’s recent Reebok deal has everyone in the MMA community talking. While many fighters are reluctant to give their opinions on the deal, others like Tim Kennedy don’t mind explaining why they dislike the deal. Earlier this week, it was revealed that 9ine, a Brazilian company, will no longer be sponsoring fighters and working...

Nov 11, 2015 7:28 am

Rousey: Female fighters are “A lot more dangerous than the guys”

While many fight fans assume that male fighters are more dangerous because of their size and muscular physique, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey believes it is quite the opposite. Ahead of her UFC 193 main event fight against Holly Holm on Saturday in Melbourne Australia, Rousey spoke to The LA Times to discuss why...


Nov 11, 2015 6:55 am

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira looking for a fight in early 2016

Despite a unanimous decision loss to Mauricio “Shogun” Rua at UFC 190, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira said to MMA Junkie that he was back in the gym after the loss and was trying to get another fight in 2015. Although he has not signed for a fight before the end of the year, “Little Nog” realistically...

Nov 10, 2015 8:51 pm

Bellator 145 beats ‘UFC FN: Sao Paulo’ in viewership

Friday night Bellator MMA broadcasted live from St. Louis Missouri. Bellator 145 was headlined by 2 title fights on Spike TV, whereas UFC: Fight Night Sao Paulo featured a trilogy bout between Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson. The totals are in, and according to MMAFighting Bellator 145 beat out UFC FN: Sao Paulo. Bellator averaged...

Nov 10, 2015 7:55 pm

MUST SEE! UFC 193 Embedded vlog: Episode 2

Ahead of UFC 193, catch the second episode of the UFC 193 Embedded vlog! In addition catch the first episode by clicking THIS LINK, and catch Dan Hardy breaking down the main event and co-main event bouts by clicking THIS LINK!

Nov 10, 2015 11:52 am

Ronaldo and his Brazilian agency part ways with UFC over ‘unfair’ treatment of fighters

Soccer icon Ronaldo Nazario de Lima and his 9ine Sports & Entertainment company have announced that they will no longer be working with the UFC due to “arbitrarily” changing its sponsorship funding rules and fighter remuneration. The marketing company that the retired soccer star is President of, spent the last few years building up stars...

Nov 10, 2015 11:23 am

WATCH! Gina Carano pistol whips former WWE champion Dave Bautista!

As you know Gina Carano, the former face of women’s MMA is now embracing the role of a movie star. The former Strikeforce featherweight champion who last fought in 2009 is seen in this new clip of her upcoming movie Heist where she is seen pistol whipping the shit out of former WWE champion Dave...

Nov 10, 2015 10:51 am

Ryan Bader says this will be the key to beating Anthony Johnson

Title shots are never guaranteed and Ryan Bader knows this first hand. This is why Bader is not trying to wait around for a title shot against Daniel Cormier, as Jon Jones is likely the champion’s next fight in 2016. Bader spoke on the MMA Hour and expressed his views on the landscape of the...

Nov 10, 2015 10:14 am

Tyson Fury goes on bizarre homophobic, end of the world outburst

Undefeated heavyweight boxing contender Tyson Fury may be well known to the MMA community with his bold claim against former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, and rumblings of signing with Bellator. Fury, who is set to fight Wladimir Klitschko for WBO, IBF, and WBA titles is also known for his controversial character. Fury spoke with the...

Nov 10, 2015 10:13 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy breaks down Rousey vs. Holm, Jedrzejczyk vs. Letourneau

UFC 193 goes down on Saturday in Melbourne Australia, where Ronda Rousey will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Holly Holm in the main event. In the co-main event Joanna Jedrzejczyk will look to defend her UFC women’s strawweight championship against Valerie Letourneau. Ahead of the event Dan Hardy and John Gooden...

Nov 10, 2015 9:29 am

Cerrone misses USADA drug test

Under the new random drug testing policies, fighters must alert the UFC and US Anti-Doping Agency of their whereabouts at all times. So when Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone took a spur-of-the-moment trip to Las Vegas and the USADA wanted to drug test him, things didn’t go over so well. He spoke on the Pirate Life podcast:...

Nov 10, 2015 9:23 am

MUST SEE! UFC 193 Embedded Vlog: Episode 1

Get ready for UFC 193 on Saturday by watching the first episode of the UFC 193 Embedded vlog! UFC 193 goes down Saturday on pay-per view from the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia! In addition, get ready for fight night by checking out our side-by-side breakdown of Rousey vs. Holm by clicking THIS LINK, and...

Nov 10, 2015 9:18 am

Rothwell ‘denied’ opportunity to fill in for Cro Cop

It looks like Ben Rothwell’s wishes are continuing to just go up in smoke. Rothwell revealed on Twitter that he was denied the spot from the UFC to fill in for Mirko Filipovic after Filipovic announced he had to pull out of UFC Fight Night 79. Filipovic was set to fight against Anthony Hamilton, but...

Nov 10, 2015 9:18 am

Michael McDonald returns from 2-year layoff at UFC 195

It has been nearly 2 years since Michael ‘Mayday’ McDonald has been inside the Octagon. In his last outing, ‘Mayday’ lost to Urijah Faber via submission in a #1 contender bout. Earlier this week it was announced by the UFC that McDonald would be returning to the Octagon at UFC 195 on January 2nd to...

Nov 10, 2015 9:07 am

‘UFC FN: Sao Paulo’ medical suspensions

This past Saturday MMA fans saw an action packed night of fights from Sao Paulo Brazil headlined by Vitor Belfort’s TKO win over Dan Henderson. As always, fighters sustain injuries and are forced to sit on the sidelines. MMAFighting has the full list of medical suspensions from the CABMMA (Brazilian Commission). Matheus Nicolau: Suspended 14...

Nov 10, 2015 8:18 am

OUCH! UFC Matchmaker told Gadelha he wouldn’t ‘Miesha Tate’ her

Talk about pouring salt on an open wound… When Joanna Jedrzejczyk was awarded the split decision win over Claudia Gadelha back in 2014, many wondered when we would see a rematch. According to Claudia Gadelha, she could get her rematch with Jedrzejczyk after ‘Joanna Champion’ fights Valerie Letourneau at UFC 193 this Saturday, if Joanna...

Nov 10, 2015 7:51 am

UFC Middleweight Tim Kennedy calls out Vitor Belfort

For quite some time Tim Kennedy was noncommittal on returning to the UFC, however last week he changed his tune. Kennedy revealed that he will return to the UFC, and is gunning for fighters who have tested positive for PEDs and used TRT in the past. Basically, Kennedy is looking to play vigilante in the...

Nov 10, 2015 7:45 am

UFC 197 set for HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro on March 5

It looks like the UFC will be returning to Brazil sooner rather than later! On the heels of ‘UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson’ taking place in Sao Paulo, the UFC announced that they would be traveling to Rio De Janeiro on March 5th for UFC 197. The event was announced by UFC Brazil GM...

Nov 10, 2015 7:16 am

UFC Fight Night 77 winner Vitor Belfort: I’m still on TRT – True Revival Touch

Vitor Belfort returned to the win column Saturday night as he scored an impressive TKO win over Dan Henderson. Following the bout Belfort revealed that he was still on TRT, but not Testosterone Replacement Therapy… He elaborated to MMAJunkie: “I’m still using TRT. You know the meaning? True revival touch. That’s what I’m in right...

Nov 9, 2015 2:08 pm

Rizin Fighting Federation unveils official logo and announces new bout

Big things came from the press conference held by RIZIN today. The promotion unveiled their new logo, sponsor to the Rizin World Grand-Prix 2015, and a new fight announced to the fight card. Rizin chairman Nobuyuki Sakakibara unveiled the official logo for RIZIN and also announced GYAO Inc. as the sponsor for the Grand Prix...

Nov 9, 2015 1:10 pm

WATCH! Dan Hardy breaks down Jedrzejczyk vs. Letourneau

Take a look inside the championship fight for the UFC strawweight title between champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Valerie Letourneau that goes down at UFC 193 on Nov. 14 in Melbourne, Australia Dan Hardy and John Gooden dig deep in to the fight stats and backgrounds of the championship title fighters. A video time key has been...

Nov 9, 2015 12:55 pm

“Rampage” Jackson and Tito Ortiz kick it at Bellator!

A video posted by Quinton Jackson (@rampage4real) on Nov 7, 2015 at 12:20am PST With a common history in MMA and being legendary pioneers of the sport, Tito Ortiz and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson have never met in a closed cage for a fight. Although the two were near a match made in Bellator, the fight...

Nov 9, 2015 12:54 pm

UFC champ Ronda Rousey inks another major sponsorship deal

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has inked another deal to add to her list of big corporate company endorsements. 2016 will look to be an even better year for Rousey as she already was listed in Forbes top 10 highest paid female athletes list this year. In addition to Reebok, Carl’s Jr., Metro PCS and...