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May 23, 2015 12:56 pm

YOU’RE FIRED! Joseph Benavidez Dumps Manager Because Of Reebok Deal

Team Alpha Male Fighter Joseph Benavidez has parted ways with his management team, MMA Inc. The UFC flyweight spoke to the media about the decision and said that he thinks a lot more fighters will be going in this direction thanks to the Reebok deal. “I felt like I could do it myself, and at...

May 23, 2015 11:25 am

UFC Vet Jailed for Negligent Homicide

A former UFC fighter has plead guilty to negligent homicide. That’s right, according to The Register Guard, former UFC fighter Gerald Strebendt was sentenced to four years and 10 months for pleading guilty to negligent homicide. Strebendt fought once in the UFC and bounced around a few smaller promotions before retiring from MMA in 2008....

May 23, 2015 10:25 am

UFC 187 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 6

‘On Episode 6 of UFC 187 Embedded, middleweight champion Chris Weidman reunites with his kids in Las Vegas. Light heavyweight title contender Daniel Cormier watches tape on himself and then interviews his teammate, undefeated Russian lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov. Then everyone heads to the weigh-in for their final staredowns before Weidman faces Vitor Belfort and Cormier...

May 23, 2015 10:09 am

Weidman: ‘Boxing Only Has May-Pac And It’s Not Even Fighting’

The debate will most likely never end. Boxing vs. MMA, which is better? It’s really just a matter of preference. If you ask one UFC champion he says boxing isn’t even fighting and that MMA is already bigger and better. UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman recently talked on The Breakfast Club radio show about the...

May 23, 2015 9:16 am

Dana White Hoping Aldo vs. McGregor Will Be Everything May-Pac Was Not

Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao was not exciting, let’s except that and move on…to UFC 189. If you are a fan of MMA chances are you agree with the above statement. Are they two of the best boxer of our time, sure, but the fight was not ‘exciting’. That’s why we love MMA, even...

May 23, 2015 8:38 am

TUF Finale Gets Doane vs. Sanders

The Ultimate Fighter 21 finale gets another fight added to its card. TUF 21 finale, which takes place on July 12 in Las Vegas will feature a bantamweight fight between Russell Doane and Jerrod Sanders. The card is shaping up to be an exciting one, with these fights already announced for the event. Jake Ellenberger...

May 23, 2015 8:05 am

El Guapo! Bas Rutten To Be Inducted Into UFC Hall Of Fame

The liver shot king will take his place among the sports best. The UFC announced via a press release that Sebastiaan ‘Bas’ Rutten will be inducted in to the promotions Hall of Fame during the UFC Fan Expo on July 11. Rutten will be inducted as a pioneer of the sport. “The Pioneer Era category...

May 22, 2015 1:38 pm

COACHES BREAKDOWN — Serra, Longo Talk Weidman vs. Belfort

UFC 187’s co main-event of the evening will see middleweight champion Chris Weidman defend his belt against Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort in a bout that mixed martial arts fans have been waiting a long time for. Weidman’s coaches, Ray Longo and Matt Serra, told MMAFighting they think that Weidman will be the alpha-male on Saturday...

May 22, 2015 1:06 pm

Conor McGregor: ‘I’m Not like Chael Sonnen’

When it comes to trash talking in and outside of the octagon, Conor McGregor’s name has to be near the top of everyone’s list. His ability to make non-MMA fans want to watch him win or lose in the cage is a talent that very few fighters have, but McGregor doesn’t want to be compared...

May 22, 2015 11:47 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC 187 Edition

UFC 187 goes down this Saturday night live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight featuring Anthony Johnson battling Daniel Cormier for the vacant 205-pound strap. In the evening’s co-main event slot, undefeated UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman puts his title...

May 22, 2015 10:38 am

McGregor Defends — Sees Nothing Wrong With UFC’s Reebok Deal!

In late 2014, Ultimate Fighting Championship announced a landmark deal with Reebok that would eliminate the need for fighters to search for sponsors on fight night. Since then, the execution of the deal has been questionable to say the least. The recent details of the payout and dispersement of money between fighters is rubbing some...

May 22, 2015 10:00 am

Cain: Jones Super-Fight Still On The Table

UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez currently has his sights set on interim champion Fabricio Werdum for their upcoming bout at UFC 188. Even though Jon Jones has run into some legal trouble, Velasquez still isn’t discounting the possibility of a super fight taking place between the two somewhere down the line. In a recent interview...

May 22, 2015 9:53 am

McGregor To Jones — ‘You’ve got Millions, GET A DRIVER!!’

Conor McGregor is one of the fastest rising stars in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Dana White has mentioned that young stars need to be careful which path they go down because of how easy it is for impressionable people to fall into traps. McGregor takes a look at Jon Jones’ situation and just can’t understand...

May 22, 2015 9:29 am

Askren’s Mom Finds his 2001 Fight With Weidman, And Posts It! — WATCH

This weekend, Chris Weidman defends his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at “UFC 187”. ONE Championship’s Ben Askren brought the MMA world a blast from the past as he shared a video of him wrestling with Weidman from 2001! Check out the full video below: Was at my moms house and found a wrestling...

May 22, 2015 2:00 am

WIGGIN OUT! Shields Sports New Do!

Long hair, don’t care! World Series of Fighting title challenger Jake Shields donned a wig and is having fun rocking the locks. Check out his new do below! Shields challenges Rousimar Palhares for his WSOF Welterweight Championship on August 1st. Raging thru #sf with the big hommie @jakeshields. #fearandloathinginSF #skrapack #DreamTeam #DreamyTeam #legacyGoals #Respeito #mma...

May 21, 2015 8:52 pm

Sonnen: ‘If Jones returns to immediate title shot none of this makes sense’

Jon “Bones” Jones was one of the most dominant champions in combat sports when he was holding the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Now, he is stripped of his title and suspended as a fighter until he takes care of his life outside of the octagon. If he can get his act together and make it...

May 21, 2015 11:58 am

Tate: ‘I’m Losing 90%, UFC’s Reebok Deal Unfair To Women’

Perennial UFC title contender Miesha Tate is one of the first high-profile women to speak up about how the Reebok deal will be damaging her paychecks. Much like Gegard Mousasi and Brendan Schaub, “Cupcake” will be taking a major hit as well. “Honestly, I’m not that excited about the numbers,” Tate revealed. “I’m taking a...

May 21, 2015 11:57 am

RATINGS REPORT: Edgar vs. Faber Edition

“UFC Fight Night 66” has come and gone and the ratings are in! Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar headlined the card which took place this past Saturday morning from Manila. The fight card was able to average 575,000 viewers which is impressive for a show that started airing at 10:00 AM eastern time. Dave Meltzer...

May 21, 2015 11:53 am

Usher’s Got Skills! Watch The Pop King Flow — WATCH!

Pop/R&B icon Usher has the moves to make the ladies swoon while he is on stage, but people don’t know he has the moves to duke it out with the best in the world as well. Atlanta’s Usher is a known staple at one of MMA’s top camps, Team Blackhouse, where he trains under the...

May 21, 2015 11:05 am

Cerrone Willing To Wait For UFC Title Shot

Donald Cerrone is one of the most dangerous men to ever step foot in the octagon. Not only will he knock a fellow lightweight’s block off, but he will do it on a moment’s notice. However, after his fight with John Makdessi at UFC 187 this weekend, Cerrone will be looking to sit on the...