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Nov 11, 2015 11:58 am

Struve planning thrilling post-UFC 193 adventure

What better way to unwind the day after fighting on one of the UFC’s biggest Pay-Per View events ever than to climb into a cage and be submerged underwater surrounded by sharks? That’s what UFC heavyweight Stefan Struve plans to do after his UFC 193 fight against Jared Rosholt on Saturday at the Etihad Stadium...

Nov 11, 2015 11:52 am

WATCH! Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic’s interview after announcing retirement

Iz jucernjasnjeg dnevnika. . Eng sub Posted by Mirko Filipovic on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 MMA pioneer Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic’s recent retirement announcement made MMA news headlines all over the world. The 41-year-old Croatian said that injuries have sidelined him from training and ultimately made him decide to retire from the sport. Filipovic spoke...

Nov 11, 2015 11:13 am

MUST SEE! Nick Diaz goes all Bruce Lee with nunchucks!

#fight A video posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on Nov 11, 2015 at 2:06am PST Wow. Nick Diaz shows off some of his martial arts skills outside the disciplines found in MMA. Diaz posted a video of himself to his Instagram account swiftly maneuvering a pair of nunchucks in style and control. Speak up in the...


Nov 11, 2015 10:19 am

WATCH! Takedown match between Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson in training

Grappling to get Gunnar to the mat is the never ending struggle. Always great work with the Viking! #UFC194 A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Nov 11, 2015 at 7:07am PST Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson have been training hard for their fights coming in December at UFC 194. McGregor posted a...

Nov 11, 2015 10:06 am

Rousey talks love-hate relationship with opponents

In many of Ronda Rousey’s fights, there has been animosity between the champ and her opponents, however after the fight is over, so is their ‘beef.’ Rousey explained on UFC 193 Embedded why she has a love-hate relationship with her opponents. “This person is trying to piggy back off of all my work I have...

Nov 11, 2015 9:56 am

WATCH! Bisping blasting the heavy bag despite injury

My arms still not recovered, but that doesn't mean I'm not working. It just gives me time to work on my kicks Hopefully a fight announcement soon. @misfitsmmaandfitness @violentgentlemen @rvcasport @b_real_funky the first kick is a fake roundhouse, to set up the spinning kick. A video posted by Mikebisping (@mikebisping) on Nov 10, 2015 at...

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...