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Aug 6, 2015 9:10 am

SAY WHAT? Cat Zingano: ‘I Didn’t Think Rousey Would Go For My Arm’

  “I stand by my decision. Throughout the week, every time I saw Ronda we would shake hands and she would say, ‘Come on, let’s do this. Let’s put on an epic fight.’ I was thinking, ‘I don’t want to talk to her. I don’t want to be friends with her. At some point, I’m...

Aug 6, 2015 1:45 am

GSP Talks About Reebok, Drug Testing And His Return To The UFC

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre recently talked to the media in the middle of a training session. He talked about all sorts of topics, from his departure from the sport to the new Reebok deal and steroid policy. If you’re a fan of GSP or MMA in general, check it out it’s a great...

Aug 6, 2015 12:01 am

UH-OH! UFC’s Ashlee Evans-Smith Mistaken For Transgender Fighter Fallon Fox

Someone over at the Conservative Tribune probably has some questions to answer after mistaking one fighter for another in a recent article post. On their Facebook page they posted an article about UFC champ Ronda Rousey commenting on fighting transgender fighter Fallon Fox. Well, instead of using a picture of Fox next to Rousey, they...

Aug 6, 2015 12:01 am

CM Punk Update: ‘I want to make sure I’m fully prepared’

CM Punk recently talked to UFC Tonight about his training and gave an update on when fans can expect to see him inside the octagon for the first time. Who do you think Punk should fight in his first MMA fight ever? ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

Aug 5, 2015 3:51 pm

Joanna Jedrzejczyk Wants To Train With Rousey––Is That Even Fair?

“Yeah, why not? I would like to visit some gyms and train a little bit before I start my camp in Poland. So yeah, why not. I could maybe visit Ronda’s gym and we could train together.” UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk talked on The MMA Hour and said that she would be interested in...

Aug 5, 2015 2:46 pm

Rousimar Palhares Breaks Silence––Accuses Shields Of Cheating

Now former WSOF welterweight champion, Rousimar Palhares, has finally come forward and given his side of the story, regarding WSOF 22 and his fight with Jake Shields. Palhares could be seen raking his hands over Shields eyes during the fight and was warned several times to stop. He also held onto the fight ending submission...

Aug 5, 2015 9:54 am

Manager’s Excuse For Palhares: ‘He Just Zones Out’

  “There are no rules that tell you how far you take a (limb) back or forth. It’s a very subjective point. But I agree that if we’re looking at the safety of the fighters, and he’s done it time and again and we’ve tried to work with him, and try to make him not...

Aug 5, 2015 9:43 am

NSAC Brings The Hammer Down On Palhares And Shields Following WSOF Antics

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has suspended both Rousimar Palhares and Jake Shields following their title fight at WSOF 22. Palhares was already stripped of his title and suspended indefinitely by the promotion after he repeatedly scratched at Shields eyes and held onto a fight ending submission well after Shields had tapped. Shields has yet...

Aug 5, 2015 9:19 am

Mystic Khabib? Nurmagomedov Predicted Diaz Brawl

Seems that UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov predicted the brawl with the Diaz brothers at WSOF 22. In an interview with MMAJunkie Radio Khabib said Nate Diaz might show up at WSOF 22 and if he tries anything, then he’s ‘not sleeping’. “Maybe he’ll come tomorrow to support his teammate, Shields. Maybe he comes. It’s OK....

Aug 5, 2015 7:30 am

UFC Fighters React To Rousimar Palhares Being Stripped Of Title

The World Series of Fighting decided to strip welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares of his belt and suspend him indefinitely. This came after he beat Jake Shields at this past Saturday’s WSOF 22. During the fight he clearly scratched at Shields eyes several times and then held onto the fight winning submission for way to long...

Aug 5, 2015 7:27 am

Chris Leben Pleads Guilty To Felony Weapon Charge

Retired UFC fighter and TUF 1 alumni Chris Leben pleaded guilty to three charges on Monday, according to NBC San Diego. At his arraignment, Christian Leben, 35, admitted to felony possession of an assault weapon, misdemeanor vandalism and misdemeanor violation of a temporary restraining order.- via NBC San Diego.  Leben, also known as “The Crippler” in...

Aug 5, 2015 6:22 am

Alan Jouban vs. Albert Tumenov set for UFC 192 in Houston

A welterweight bout between Alan Jouban and Albert Tumenov is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. UFC officials recently announced the news via the Houston Chronicle. Alan Jouban (12-3 MMA) will be looking to extend his current win streak to three in a row when he squares off with Tumenov in...

Aug 5, 2015 5:53 am

Chris Cariaso vs. Sergio Pettis set for UFC 192

A flyweight bout featuring Chris Cariaso taking on Sergio Pettis is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. UFC officials announced the news via the Houston Chronicle. Former UFC flyweight title challenger Chris Cariaso (17-7 MMA) will be looking to snap a two-fight losing skid when he meets Pettis in Texas this...

Aug 5, 2015 5:27 am

Buchholz: ‘Rousey’s KO Was More Exciting Than Khabib/Diaz Brawl’

This past weekend was full of major drama and MMA action. On Saturday night we had not one but two big fight cards going on. We of course had UFC 190, headlined by the champ Ronda Rousey taking on Bethe Correia. But we also had WSOF 22, headlined by an interesting title fight between Rousimar...

Aug 5, 2015 5:05 am

‘There’s A Good Chance’ Holly Holm Might Get The Next Title Shot

“Oh it’s absolutely great. She defeated the girl everywhere, she made the girl pull guard twice. To me that’s demoralizing that you can’t take somebody down because of movement, because of the range, because they’re scared to get to you. And again, she tried to get the same armbar that she triangled, that Jessica Andrade...

Aug 5, 2015 4:57 am

‘Cupcake’ Tate: ‘Bethe Got What Was Coming To Her’

“It was a pretty quick fight, which I kind of anticipated. I actually thought she might finish it at the end of the first round because I know she really wanted to punish Bethe. But Bethe ended up going down like a sack of potatoes before, I think, Ronda could really punish her like she...

Aug 4, 2015 5:54 pm

Chad Mendes: ‘We Made Duane Ludwig, I’m Tired Of Hearing About Him’

“I don’t know what the hell Duane is talking about. I’m tired of hearing about Duane and him ruling our team. Duane came here to Team Alpha Male for a short amount of time, and Duane did what he did, but I’d say 95-percent of our wins when he was here we would’ve won anyway....