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Nov 12, 2015 11:33 am

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone Possible IV ban exemption due to accident

Recent news of Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone’s missed USADA drug test has kicked up a lot of dust. One of the matters brought up is the recent IV ban by USADA, which Cerrone claims he is exempt from due to an anomaly in Cerrone’s body that is hard to digest. The UFC lightweight title contender is...

Nov 12, 2015 11:00 am

WATCH! See what these college girls think of Ronda Rousey

SimpleSexyStupid interviews some female college students at California State Universtity, Fullerton to get their views of the UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. A variety of girls are asked if they know who the star is, to how much they would have to be paid to fight her. Check out the feature in the video...

Nov 12, 2015 10:23 am

Cowboy Cerrone allowed use IV to rehydrate despite IV ban

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone is without a doubt a fan-favorite fighter. What many people don’t know about Cerrone is that he is missing approximately 50 feet of his intestines and only has half a stomach. He explained on the Pirates Life Podcast.

Nov 12, 2015 10:03 am

Kimbo Slice explains beef with Dada 5000: Going to ‘knock his ass out’

The news of the latest card announced by Bellator has been buzzing with some very interesting fights. One bout on Bellator 149 that has a lot of fans talking about is between Kimbo Slice and Dhafir Harris who goes by the name Dada 5000. For someone flipping through the TV Guide, an alluring program to tune in...


Nov 12, 2015 8:49 am

Herb Dean discusses controversial Belfort vs. Henderson III stoppage

Referees have it tough. They have to walk the fine line of letting a fighter live their dreams and fight on in times of despair like the warriors they are, and also protect them in their best interest in the name of safety and well being. Refs hold the sorcerer’s stick that could ultimately alter...

Nov 12, 2015 8:21 am

Mark Hunt’s camp involved big changes to redeem himself in Bigfoot fight

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt is still disappointed in himself after a bad loss that came from the hands of Stipe Miocic back in May. According to a report from MMA Junkie, Hunt said he had to cut 22 pounds for that bout to reach the 266-pound heavyweight limit, which was the reason he gassed early...

Nov 12, 2015 8:06 am

Jedrzejczyk: Letourenau is afraid already

Valerie Letourneau may be content playing the role of underdog for her UFC 193 co-main event bout against Joanna Jedrzejczyk, but according to ‘Joanna Champion’ Letourneau is definitely scared. The champ spoke to MMAJunkie at the UFC 193 open workouts yesterday. “I could see in her eyes she was acting tough,” the champ said after...

Nov 12, 2015 8:01 am

Rousey would rather DIE than tap out

Ronda Rousey previously stated that she would rather die in the Octagon than tap out. The comment garnered quite a bit of criticism from fans, however to this day Rousey still stands by her comment. In a recent interview for ABC Australia Rousey was asked about the situation. “You once said you are willing to...

Nov 12, 2015 7:49 am

Dodson wants undefeated prospect at bantamweight

Veteran UFC flyweight John Dodson is coming off his 2nd loss to Demetrious Johnson in a title fight, and with a long road back to a 3rd title shot, Dodson is turning his sights to the bantamweight division. According to Ariel Helwani on UFC Tonight, Dodson is specifically looking to fight undefeated prospect Thomas Almeida,...

Nov 12, 2015 7:41 am

Nurmagomedov NOT retiring after latest injury

When Khabib Nurmagomedov pulled out of his TUF 22 finale bout against Tony Ferguson due to a rib injury ‘The Eagle’ revealed that he may never return to the Octagon. It has been 3 injuries in a row for Nurmagomedov, who hasn’t fought since he defeated Rafael Dos Anjos back in April of 2014. On...

Nov 12, 2015 7:37 am

WATCH! UFC 193 open workout highlights

Yesterday the UFC 193 open workouts went down from Melbourne Australia where the fighters from UFC 193 worked out for fans, or in Holly Holm’s case with fans. Catch the highlights from the UFC 193 open workouts above featuring Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Valerie Letourneau, Mark Hunt, and Bigfoot Silva.

Nov 12, 2015 7:20 am

MUST SEE! Holm spars with lucky fan during UFC 193 open workouts

At UFC open workouts, fighters normally work some combinations and show off some takedowns with coaches and training partners while the crowd cheers. Holly Holm got to the UFC 193 open workouts before her coaches and decided to bring an enthusiastic fan up on stage to do some light sparring with just push kicks. Holm...

Nov 12, 2015 6:51 am

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has this to say about Ronda Rousey’s ‘Ring Magazine’ cover

Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. shared his view with FightHype.com on the recent news that UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey would grace the cover of The Ring magazine in the January 2016 issue. “Well, you know, congratulations, but you know the sport is starting to look bad when a female fighter from a whole...

Nov 11, 2015 6:08 pm

Lorenzo Ferita buys Jose Aldo protective training vest ahead of UFC 194

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta isn’t taking any chances when it comes to having UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo withdraw from UFC 194 with another rib injury. The UFC boss bought Jose Aldo 2 shirts with rib padding according to Aldo’s wife, who gave the scoop to Combate. “Lorenzo gave two shirts for him with protection...

Nov 11, 2015 5:55 pm

Pro sports gambler putting $10k on Holm

Remember the guy that made national headlines after winning $2.5 million for betting that the Kansas City Royals would win the World Series? He’s turning his attention to MMA now for the UFC 193 main-event. “Vegas” Dave Oancea revealed to MMAJunkie that he will be putting $10,000 on Holly Holm against Ronda Rousey “just for...

Nov 11, 2015 5:50 pm

Officials reveal Cro Cop potentially violated Anti-Doping policy

Earlier this week it was revealed that MMA legend Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic had retired from MMA competition ahead of his ‘UFC FN: Seoul’ bout against Anthony Hamilton later this month. While Cro Cop blamed a lingering shoulder injury for his retirement, the UFC announced that he had also potentially violated the USADA rules. They...

Nov 11, 2015 12:48 pm

Will you miss Ronda Rousey after UFC 193?

The current UFC women’s bantamweight champion is looking to get out of the spotlight after UFC 193, which takes place this Saturday, Nov. 14. In a piece from Rolling Stone, the champion who has fought three times in less than nine months says she wants to get away for a while. “I’m selling a product...

Nov 11, 2015 12:21 pm

LOL! WATCH! UFC 194 Step Brothers trailer Jose Aldo vs Conor McGregor

Check out this funny parody for UFC 194 where featherweight champion Jose Aldo takes on interim champion Conor McGregor. Who will win in the battle of this parody of Step Brothers on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas, Nevada? Make it known who you’re backing in the comment section!

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...