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Jun 21, 2015 11:54 am

Alvarez: ‘I Couldn’t See Melendez After My Eye Injury’

Eddie Alvarez and Gilbert Melendez left it all in the octagon earlier this month when the two lightweights clashed at UFC 188. Mexico City, Mexico hosted their long awaited bout which did not live up to expectations right off the bat. Alvarez suffered a gruesome eye injury in the opening round. Alvarez took a stiff...

Jun 15, 2015 5:05 pm

CM Punk Talks UFC Debut: ‘I Wouldn’t Be Mad If It Was in 2016’

Since the announcement was made at the end of 2014, the mixed martial arts community has been buzzing about the details surrounding CM Punk’s UFC debut. Punk chose to train with Duke Roufus in Milwaukee, so he has the likes of Anthony Pettis and Ben Askren getting him ready for his octagon debut. When will...

Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...

Jun 15, 2015 2:00 am

CM Punk Shows Off Striking and Grappling “Skills” In New Music Video

Phil “CM Punk” Brooks is, without a doubt, one of the toughest individuals to step foot in a wrestling ring. He may not beat up the likes of Brock Lesnar in a fight, but he put on a wrestling match with a cracked skull. Fake or not, that’s the epitome of tough. Punk made the...

Jun 14, 2015 7:06 pm

Dos Anjos & Werdum Show off Their Gold: ‘Brazil Now Has 3 Belts’

Kings MMA now hosts two of Ultimate Fighting Championship’s titles, giving Brazil three out of a possible ten belts! Rafael Dos Anjos won his UFC Lightweight Championship at UFC 185 when he shocked the world in dominant fashion by defeating Anthony Pettis. Fabricio Werdum, in similar shocking fashion, dethroned UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez at...

Jun 13, 2015 7:34 am

UFC 188 Embedded: Vlog Series ­- Episode 6

‘On episode 6 of UFC Embedded, guest fighters Andrei Arlvoski, Anthony Pettis, Junior Dos Santos and Rafael Dos Anjos talk about their time in the Mexico and the main event on tap. Fabricio Werdum’s team unwinds with a day at an amusement park. Then it’s back to business training and sweating in preparation for the...

Jun 8, 2015 4:16 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Hendo Back in the Mix, Rothwell Makes Moves

Another UFC event has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated accordingly. There are some odd changes this week, but everything seems to be in order for the stars of Fight Night 68. Dan Henderson made his way into the middleweight rankings. Previously unranked, Hendo took the thirteenth spot above Robert...

Jun 3, 2015 5:17 am

Cuddle Buddy? Popular UFC Fighter Snuggles Up

Anthony Pettis had a little fun at his younger brothers expense. Pettis shot a video of Sergio Pettis asleep and cuddled up with one of their cousins. Check it out! #creepingwhiletheysleeping #goteeemmmmmm cuddled up with the cuzzo @sergiopettis #teampettis @uluvlisette A video posted by Anthony Pettis (@showtimepettis) on Jun 2, 2015 at 9:57pm PDT Championship...

Jun 1, 2015 3:05 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Weidman Making Moves In P4P, Condit Stays Put

We are one week removed from Chris Weidman’s successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense at UFC 187 and he is still making moves in the rankings. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson got kicked out of spot number-two in favor of “The All American”, and Anderson Silva dropped two spots to number twelve. Donald Cerrone made an odd...

Jun 1, 2015 11:21 am

Melendez to Alvarez: ‘I Wasn’t Ducking You, I Was Doing You a Favor’

Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez were both held in the highest regard in the eyes of mixed martial arts fans and were viewed as two of the best lightweights in the world. Melendez represented Strikeforce as their dominant lightweight champion while Alvarez represented DREAM and Bellator. Fight fans speculated that the only person who could...

May 27, 2015 8:52 pm

New Champ dos Anjos Looking For December Return

UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos may be on the sidelines longer than expected. The champ injured his MCL during his win over Anthony Pettis and according to Fox Sports 1 analyst, Dos Anjos is looking for a December return. “Rafael Dos Anjos hasn’t been cleared to train yet and he’s hoping to return from...

May 20, 2015 12:04 pm

“Showtime” Rocking Full Arm Cast on Road to Recovery

Anthony Pettis may have the worst luck with injuries in the history of the lightweight division. It says something about “Showtime’s” determination and grit when he keeps on making successful returns to the octagon. After a successful surgery on his injured arm, it looks like he is en route to another return soon. Pettis was...

May 19, 2015 10:18 am

Frankie Edgar Jumps into “Pound for Pound” List in Updated UFC Rankings

Frankie Edgar came out on top against Urijah Faber at “UFC Fight Night 66” and he made his return to the pound for pound rankings in the most recent edition of UFC’s official rankings! Despite being the most dominant athlete in the world, Ronda Rousey has moved down a spot in the “pound for pound”...

May 13, 2015 9:30 am

Managers Unite Over Failing Reebok Deal

Some of the top managers from the world of mixed martial arts will be meeting in Las Vegas next week to discuss several business topics, including the fallout from the Reebok/UFC deal. Mike Robers and Jeff Meyer of MMA Inc., who manage stars like Urijah Faber, Anthony Pettis and Paige VanZant, told MMAFighting how the...

May 12, 2015 11:34 am

UFC Rankings Updated: How Far Did Mark Hunt Fall?

“UFC Fight Night 65” is in the books and we saw some shifts in the official UFC rankings. Stipe Miocic’s one-sided beating of Mark Hunt did not boost him up the rankings at all as he remained ranked #4 in the division. However, Hunt suffered a drop down to #6. Robert Whittaker, previously unranked, made...

May 8, 2015 9:35 am

Khabib To Nate Diaz — “You Got Raped!”

After learning that Anthony Pettis would be sidelined with an injury alongside Nurmagomedov, Nate Diaz took to social media and put the two on blast for constantly pulling out of fights. Diaz mentioned that the two were made of “glass” and that they were “rookies”. Khabib didn’t like that and tweeted this in response to...

May 7, 2015 11:00 am

INJURED! “Showtime” Suffers Injury, Forced Off of ‘UFC on FOX 16’

Say it ain’t so! Anthony Pettis has suffered an injury and has been forced to pull out of his hometown bout against Myles Jury at “UFC on FOX 16”. “Showtime” injured his elbow while training and could be sidelined for up to seven months. The news was announced on “Fox Sports Live” on Thursday evening....

May 7, 2015 10:04 am

Bellator’s Bobby Lashley Is Concerned About CM Punk’s First Fight

Former professional wrestler Phil Brooks, formerly known as CM Punk, will be gracing the octagon with his presence this year in his first mixed martial arts fight… ever. Punk will be walking into the octagon with a record of 0-0 and this couldn’t make former WWE champion Bobby Lashley any more uncomfortable. Lashley told the...

May 6, 2015 9:10 am

UFC Champ Rafael dos Anjos Gives Timetable for Return

Rafael dos Anjos stunned the world of mixed martial arts when he defeated Anthony Pettis at FUC 185. Dos Anjos walked into the bout as a heavy underdog, but walked out with the UFC Lightweight Championship… …and he did it all with a torn MCL. Dos Anjos dominated the champion with only one good leg...

May 5, 2015 4:01 pm

‘I Gave Khabib A Taste of His Own Medicine’

Khabib Nurmagomedov suffered a severe knee injury and was forced out of his spot at “UFC 186” against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. The bout was viewed as a title eliminator, but now Cerrone will be facing John Makdessi instead. As soon as it was announced that Nurmy suffered an injury, Anthony Pettis was quick to jump...