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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...

Nov 9, 2015 11:50 am

Cyborg to Dana White: This is why your champion Ronda Rousey is avoiding me…

A video posted by CRISTIANE V JUSTINO (@criscyborg) on Nov 7, 2015 at 9:57pm PST A fight against anyone from #chuteboxe is violent danawhiteufc this is why your champ is using her weightcut as an excuse not to get Ko’d Cris Cyborg had some words for Dana White to get a little more attention on...

Nov 9, 2015 10:34 am

UFC Fight Night 77 Medical Report: 5 fighters could be out for 6 months

UFC Fight Night 77 proved to be an onslaught amongst warriors in the cage as five fighters from the card face mandatory medical suspensions as long as 180 days. MMA Junkie reported the medical suspensions coming from the Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA, also known as CABMMA, or the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission, following UFC...

Nov 9, 2015 10:17 am

UFC title challenger Luke Rockhold still has his eye on Vitor Belfort

It looks like both Vitor Belfort and Luke Rockhold are looking to have another crack at one another. After picking up a first round KO against Dan Henderson in UFC Fight Night 77 on Saturday, Vitor Belfort said that he wants Luke Rockhold next due to recent comments coming from the middleweight title contender. Rockhold...

Nov 9, 2015 9:24 am

UFC exec: Anderson Silva wants to fight in Brazil in comeback fight

Although nothing is set for the return of Anderson “The Spider” Silva yet, Giovani Decker, general manager of the UFC’s Brazil office says that a fight in Silva’s homeland is likely on his wish list. “I think it’s another wish of Anderson’s to fight in Brazil; I think every fighter has that wish,” Decker said...

Nov 9, 2015 9:13 am

Angela “Overkill” Hill reacts to getting released by the UFC

Strawweight Angela “Overkill” Hill has been released by the UFC following two consecutive losses to Tecia Torres and most recently Rose Namajunas. The TUF 20 veteran won her UFC debut match against Emily Kagan in the Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale via unanimous decision, but failed to pick up a win since. Hill released a statement...

Nov 8, 2015 8:32 pm

“Rumble” Johnson plans on taking Ryan Bader’s soul

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson may be one of the most elite light heavyweight fighters in the octagon today, but he has already had his chance at the championship. He fell short of capturing the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship at UFC 187 against Daniel Cormier and is now in the position that he has to work his...

Nov 8, 2015 7:53 pm

WATCH! Paige VanZant might be chopping off her hair too!

A video posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Nov 8, 2015 at 6:20pm PST The upcoming “UFC Fight Night 80” main event in Las Vegas, Nevada will surely bring the crowd in attendance to their feet as fan favorites Paige VanZant and Rose Namajunas clash for strawweight supremacy. Both women could be on the fast-track...

Nov 8, 2015 6:41 am

Twitter reacts to Vitor Belfort’s KO of Dan Henderson at UFC Fight Night 77

Vitor Belfort made his way back into the winning column at “UFC Fight Night 77” when he stepped into the octagon with Dan Henderson for the third time. The two first met at PRIDE 32 where Henderson got the best of Belfort, then again several years later where the Brazilian scored an amazing headkick knockout....

Nov 8, 2015 6:28 am

Twitter reacts to Glover Teixeira’s TKO of Patrick Cummins

Glover Teixeira is on a mission to erase his losses to former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones and Phil Davis by going on another impressive winning streak. Teixeira’s performance at “UFC Fight Night 77” against Patrick Cummins surely aided him in his mission because he looked like an absolute monster before picking up the...

Nov 8, 2015 6:16 am

Twitter reacts to Almeida’s BRUTAL KO win over Birchak

Thomas Almeida continued his amazing streak of victories last night when he stepped into the octagon with Anthony Birchak at “UFC Fight Night 77”. The Brazilian brought his hometown crowd to their feet in the final minute of the first round when he fired off consecutive thunderous right hands that sent his opponent crashing to...