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Sep 19, 2015 8:49 am

Referee ‘Big’ John McCarthy: ‘Nick Diaz Is Wrong’

There’s no denying that the majority of reactions to Nick Diaz’s five years suspension have been in support of the fighter. For crying out loud there’s a White House petition out there that has already received 47K signatures and it hasn’t even been a week. Sign HERE. But there have been those few who have...

Sep 19, 2015 8:24 am

Ronda Rousey Comments on Outselling Mayweather In Pay-Per-Views

Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s final (supposedly) fight inside the ring against Andre Berto did not blow many people away. For one, it was a one-sided show on Floyd’s side. He just went through the motions, making Berto miss and coasted to a decision win. But another reason is that people just didn’t watch it. Mayweahter’s final...

Sep 19, 2015 7:59 am

Sign Nick Diaz’s White House Petition –– #FreeNickDiaz

The official White House petition to get Nick Diaz’s five year suspension lifted has blown up. That’s because of the massive support Diaz has received from fans, fighters and even some of the media. The goal of 100K signatures needs to be reached by Oct. 14, which is a month from when it was created....

Sep 19, 2015 7:54 am

WSOF Fighter Ignores Referee Stoppage And Kicks Opponent In The Face

Last night at World Series of Fighting 23 there were some pretty exciting finishes, including a 32 second KO and a pretty awesome leg scissor submission. Not to mention lightweight champion Justin Goethe and Luis Palomino’s rematch that delivered and was a wild slugfest until Gaethje ended it in the second. One of the not-so-great...

Sep 19, 2015 7:31 am

Duane Ludwig To Urijah Faber: ‘Let’s Just Squash All The Bullsh*t’

Former Team Alpha Male head coach Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig has made headlines in the last few months after making comments about the team, saying that TJ Dillashaw was the only one of them who really wanted to be a champion. Since then there’s been some back and forth between TAM and Ludwig. Obviously the other...

Sep 19, 2015 6:37 am

Coach: ‘Nick Diaz Will Return To Jiu Jitsu Roots’

The ‘Free Nick Diaz’ movement is still going strong. There’s currently a White House petition up that’s on pace to reach the 100K signature goal in the very near future and fighters are still coming forward showing support Diaz. Recently, his coach Cesar Gracie told MMAJunkie that while Diaz’s lawyers work on the appeal process...

Sep 19, 2015 6:21 am

The Most Humble UFC Fighter Ever?

UFC lightweight Mitch Clarke just might be the most humble fighter in the game. Clarke is coming off of a loss to Michael Chiesa back in April, but before that won two fights in a row, over Al Iaquinta and John Maguire. The Canadian fighter recently was a part of a live Periscope Q&A with...

Sep 19, 2015 6:07 am

Fedor Covers All The Hot Topics –– Talks Rousey, Mayweather And Favorite Fighter

Fedor Emelianenko, the man, the myth, the legend, was in attendance at Bellator MMA’s ‘Dynamite’ media day. ‘The Last Emperor’ was there as a guest and a part of the Fan Fest, along with other legends like Randy Couture, Royce Gracie, Frank Shamrock and Sakuraba. Fedor talked to the media, including BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage,...

Sep 19, 2015 5:29 am

Couture’s ‘Happily Retired’ But Still Interested In Fedor’s Return

Former two division UFC champion Randy ‘The Natural’ Couture has been out of the game for over four years now and it doesn’t seem like he’s eager to make a comeback anytime soon, or ever for that matter. The MMA legend’s name of course started coming up when Fedor Emelianenko announced that he would be...

Sep 19, 2015 4:33 am

When Celebratory Backflips Go Wrong –– OUCH!

Last night at WSOF 23, lightweight champion Justin Gaethje once again defeated Luis Palomino in the night’s main event to retain his title. It was a rematch from their previous fight, which Gaethje won via TKO in round 3. This time around it ended in the second when Gaethje landed a massive right hand that...

Sep 19, 2015 4:00 am

Dana White Responds To Sonnen’s Fedor vs. Anderson Silva Claim

Former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen sometimes says things that seem to good to be true. For example, on a recent episode of his podcast, while talking to heavyweight Frank Mir, Sonnen claimed that the UFC were currently working on putting together a fight between Anderson Silva and Fedor Emelianenko. Well according to UFC president Dana...

Sep 19, 2015 1:00 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor judges infamous tattoos

UFC Interim Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor has received criticism from fans and fighters alike for the ink he has chosen to put on his body. Everything from the gorilla on his chest to the tiger on his stomach has been targeted, but now it’s McGregor’s turn to fire some shots! “The Notorious One” was recently...

Sep 19, 2015 12:57 am

Floyd Mayweather vs. Ronda Rousey –– Street Fighter Showdown!

Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey have gone back and forth with each other for a while now. Since Mayweather just retired there’s a good chance it will all start dying down. So to commemorate the (hopefully) end of the Rousey/Mayweather feud, we decide to share this pretty cool video making its...

Sep 19, 2015 12:52 am

Daniel Cormier – True Champions Are Built

The UFC light heavyweight title will be on the line at UFC 192 in October. The champ, Daniel Cormier will look to defend his belt for the first time against the dangerous challenger Alexander Gustafsson. Cormier is hoping to take out the Swede, who is coming off of a TKO loss to Anthony Johnson, but...

Sep 19, 2015 12:51 am

Cyborg’s Taking Her Training To A Whole New Level

Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is scheduled to make the drop down to 140 pounds for her next fight in the organization. It’s expected that this is the first step towards trying to get to 135, in order to eventually challenge UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. It’s known that she will need to do...

Sep 19, 2015 12:42 am

Promoter: ‘Mayweather’s Drug Test Smells Fishy’

Top Rank Promotion’s Bob Arum seems to always have something to say about Floyd Mayweather Jr. Manny Pacquiao’s promotor, Arum, recently gave an interview and is calling into question some of Mayweather’s recent drug test results. Arum, via Fight Hub, said that the IV situation is a concern, but he has an even bigger concern,...

Sep 19, 2015 12:13 am

Jon Jones Lands One Punch KO In Second Pro Fight

Oh Jon Jones, will you ever return? The former UFC light heavyweight champion is still out of the game, sidelined with an indefinite suspension from the UFC following an alleged hit and run incident, and there is no official word on any kind of timeline for his return. He’s still handling his legal issues and...

Sep 19, 2015 12:01 am

Tito Has A Message For The Haters –– ‘They Can F*ck Off!’

MMA legend Tito Ortiz will once again fight for a world title when he steps into the cage tonight at Bellator ‘Dynamite’ and fights undefeated champ Liam McGeary in the main event. Ortiz is currently on a two fight win streak, with wins over Stephan Bonnar and former Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko. Ortiz last held...

Sep 19, 2015 12:01 am

Cyborg Talks Openly About Past PED Use And Potential Fight With Rousey

Cris ‘Cyborg’ is expected to to drop to 140 pounds for her next Invicta FC fight, which is the next step in eventually getting a fight with UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Ahead of that, Cyborg sat down and talked to ESPNW about her past PED use and about her future plans to fight Rousey...

Sep 18, 2015 9:35 pm

REPLAY! WSOF Champ Justin Gaethje KO’s Palomino To Retain Title

Friday night at WSOF 23 fans were treated to another slugfest in the night’s main event. The first fight between lightweight champion Justin Gaethje and Luis Palomino was an epic war until Gaethje ended it in the third round with brutal leg kicks and punches. This time around he ended things a little quicker and...