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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...

Nov 7, 2015 9:56 pm

UFN 77 Results: Vitor Belfort destroys Dan Henderson with a first round KO

Mixed martials arts legends Vitor Belfort (24-11 MMA) and Dan Henderson (31-13 MMA) squared off for a third-time in tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 main event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Vitor walked out to a thunderous ovation from his home crowd. The main event bout started slow as both men were trying to find their...

Nov 7, 2015 9:25 pm

UFN 77 Results: Glover Teixeira TKO’s Patrick Cummins in Round 2

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Glover Teixeira (24-4 MMA) took on Patrick Cummins (8-3 MMA) in the co-main event of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Cummins was able to land an early takedown in round one but Teixeira quickly bounced up to his feet. Teixeira landed a beautiful combination...

Nov 7, 2015 9:00 pm

UFN 77 Results: Thomas Almeida brutally KO’s Anthony Birchak

A key bantamweight bout between Thomas Almeida (21-0 MMA) and Anthony Birchak (12-3 MMA) took place on the UFC Fight Night 77 main card. Round one started slower than most would have anticipated. Both fighters seemed hesitant at first, but after a dull two minutes the fists started flying. Following a crazy exchange, Birchak would...

Nov 7, 2015 8:41 pm

UFN 77 Results: Alex Oliveira KO’s Piotr Hallmann stiff in round 3

A lightweight tilt between Alex Oliveira (13-2-1 MMA) and Piotr Hallmann (15-5 MMA) took place during the main card of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Alex Oliveira was able to dominate the first round by using some fine footwork and solid striking to keep Hallmann at bay. In round two...

Nov 7, 2015 8:06 pm

UFN 77 Results: Rashid Magomedov defeats Gilbert Burns via decision

A lightweight bout between Gilbert Burns (10-1 MMA) and Rashid Magomedov (20-1 MMA) was the second fight featured on this evenings main card. Rashid Magomedov utilized some good footwork and solid striking to defeat the previously undefeated Gilbert Burns via judges decision. Magomedov caught Burns with some big shots, knocking him down on separate occasions....

Nov 7, 2015 7:38 pm

UFN 77 Results: Corey Anderson defeats Fabio Maldonado via decision

A light heavyweight bout between Fabio Maldonado (22-8 MMA) and Corey Anderson (6-1 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 main card in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Corey Anderson was able to get Maldonado to the floor early on in round one. The TUF 19 winner moved to half guard and started landing some solid...

Nov 7, 2015 4:57 pm

UFN 77 Results: Viscardi Andrade defeats Gasan Umalatov

A welterweight bout between Viscardi Andrade (18-6 MMA) and Gasan Umalatov (15-5-1 MMA) rounded up the UFC Fight Pass portion of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Round one was not very eventful, as both me struggled to get comfortable and find their range. Andrade landed the better strikes, as the...

Nov 7, 2015 4:29 pm

UFN 77 Results: Jimmie Rivera defeats Pedro Munhoz via split-decision

The second bout of the evening featured a bantamweight showdown between Pedro Munhoz (11-2 MMA) and Jimmie Rivera (18-1 MMA). Jimmie Rivera had a three inch reach advantage on Pedro Munhoz and it showed early in round 1. Rivera was able to land punches consistently for the first four minutes of the round before Munhoz...

Nov 7, 2015 4:06 pm

UFN 77 Results: Matheus Nicolau submits Bruno Korea in Round 3

A flyweight bout between Bruno Korea (4-1 MMA) and Matheus Nicolau (11-1-1 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Matheus Nicolau was able to find his range early, landing a clean left hand on Korea. After exchanging a few single shots, Nicolau was able to counter Korea with a...

Nov 7, 2015 11:19 am

Will Brooks apologizes for hotel scuffle with Freire brothers

Leading up to the Bellator 145 weigh-ins, Bellator lightweight champion Will Brooks was involved in a scuffle with the Freire brothers in the hotel where the fighters were staying at. Following his unanimous decision win over Marcin Held at Bellator 145, Will Brooks apologized to fans for the scuffle: “Earlier this week, I want to...

Nov 7, 2015 10:41 am

Rampage Jackson in attendance at Bellator 145

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson is currently engaged in a legal battle that will decide whether or not the MMA legend will be forced to remain in his contract with Bellator MMA, or return to the UFC. Because of the legal battle, many were surprised to discover that Rampage was in attendance at Bellator 145 last night....

Nov 7, 2015 8:45 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan breaks down Teixeira vs. Cummins

In the co-main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ tonight, former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Glover Teixeira faces Patrick Cummins. UFC commentator Joe Rogan gives his breakdown of the bout above! In addition, see Rogan break down the main event bout between Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson by clicking THIS LINK.

Nov 7, 2015 8:29 am

WATCH! Sage Northcutt shows off ninja-like skills

“Just messing around” A video posted by Sage Northcutt (@supersagenorthcutt) on Nov 6, 2015 at 3:20pm PST Well we’ve seen Nick Diaz showing off ninja-like skills with nunchucks, now we have a video of UFC prospect Sage Northcutt showing off his ninja-like skills. Check out the video above.

Nov 7, 2015 8:13 am

Report: Emelianenko to have rubber match on New Year’s Eve

A report has surfaced from a source close to Inside MMA and MMA legend Bas Rutten that Fedor Emelianenko will have a rubber match on New Year’s Eve when he makes his MMA return at Rizin Fighting Federation. According to the report, Tsuyoshi Kohsaka will be Emelianenko’s opponent for the event. Back in 2000 under...

Nov 7, 2015 8:05 am

MUST SEE! Shamrock vs. Gracie & Slice vs. Dada5000 announcement

Last night during the Bellator 145 broadcast it was announced that on February 19th in Houston Ken Shamrock would fight Royce Gracie for the 3rd time, and Kimbo Slice would fight Dada5000. Above are the videos of the announcements. In addition, you can see the Twitter reactions to the announcement by clicking THIS LINK.

Nov 7, 2015 7:59 am

HIGHLIGHTS! Daniel Straus defeats Patricio Freire

Last night on Bellator 145, Daniel Straus put on the performance of a lifetime against Patricio Freire to earn a unanimous decision victory, and the Bellator MMA featherweight championship! You can see highlights above!

Nov 7, 2015 7:48 am

Twitter reacts to Shamrock vs. Gracie, Slice vs. Dada5000

Last night during Bellator 145 Scott Coker made the announcement that Kimbo Slice would be fighting Dada5000 on February 19th. It was then announced by Kurt Angle, who was the guest of honor, that Ken Shamrock would be fighting Royce Gracie in the main event of the bout. Below are some reactions from the MMA...

Nov 6, 2015 10:59 pm

USADA notifies Valerie Letourneau of potential violation ahead of UFC 193

As Valerie Letourneau prepares for the biggest bout of her MMA career on November 14th against Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the UFC women’s strawweight championship, she knows she will be unable to have her longtime cornerman Hector Lombard in her corner. Lombard is currently suspended by the NSAC, which has resulted in Letourneau being unable to...

Nov 6, 2015 10:37 pm

Belfort predicts McGregor will be forgotten

Former UFC champion Vitor Belfort has been around MMA for quite some time, and has seen many trash talkers in his day. Given that, he believes that once UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor loses, he will be forgotten. Belfort spoke to Combate: “Trash talkers always existed, since the Tank Abbott days. Conor is winning,...

Nov 6, 2015 7:38 pm

Bellator 145 results: Michael Chandler vs. David Rickels

It was a bloody fight between Michael Chandler and David Rickels that saw Rickels bloodied and in a bad position against the cage. Chandler poured on the ground & pound while Rickels offered little in the way of defense, forcing the referee to stop the fight. Michael Chandler wins via TKO. Welcome home, @MikeChandlerMMA! #Bellator145...

Nov 6, 2015 2:57 pm

“Before the bell” with Frank Trigg

Ahead of the Bellator 145 action tonight on Spike TV, UFC Hall of Famer Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas broke down the main event and co-main event bouts. In the main event Daniel Straus and Patricio Freire will square off for the Bellator featherweight title. In the co-main event Will Brooks and Marcin Held will...