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Jun 22, 2015 12:56 pm

Was Kimbo/Shamrock Fixed? Bellator Commentator Addresses Rumors

Kimbo Slice stepped into the cage for the first time since 2010 last Friday and blasted through Ken Shamrock in less than five minutes. By the time the bout ended, some fans on social media and even UFC commentator Joe Rogan questioned the legitimacy of the result. What caused them to think the fight was...

Jun 22, 2015 11:58 am

Tito Ortiz Turned Down Fight with Frank Shamrock, ‘Fans Don’t Want to Watch That’

Bellator released a major announcement that they plan to run a joint show with GLORY Kickboxing in September which will air on Spike TV. Featured on the card will be a bout between Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion Liam McGeary and former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz. The bout will be for the championship, but...

Jun 22, 2015 11:34 am

Bellator 138 Medical Report: Shamrock Suspended After Loss to Kimbo Slice

Bellator 138 took place this past Friday and it was headlined by an interesting bout between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock. The two put on an entertaining main-event where Shamrock almost submitted Slice, but Slice made it back to his feet to ultimately blast Shamrock into next week. The Missouri Office of Athletics issued the...

Jun 22, 2015 11:23 am

Alexander Gustafsson Nearly Quit MMA After “Rumble” Loss

Alexander Gustafsson is confirmed to be the first challenger for Daniel Cormier’s newly won UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Gustafsson has seemingly jumped over contender Ryan Bader, but a date for his bout with Cormier has yet to be announced. However just five months earlier, Gustafsson was actually contemplating retirement. Gus suffered a rough loss in...

Jun 22, 2015 10:27 am

Al Iaquinta Plans to ‘Dominate’ Gilbert Melendez

After Bobby Green was forced to pull out of his fight with “Raging” Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night 71, Iaquinta’s future on the card was in question. Enter: Gilbert Melendez. Melendez, seeking redemption for his loss to Eddie Alvarez at UFC 188, signed the contract and is set to face Iaquinta on July 15,...

Jun 22, 2015 9:18 am

Kimbo Slice: ‘I Was Talking Trash to Shamrock During Our Fight’

Kimbo Slice proved to still be a major draw in the sport of mixed martial arts last Friday night when he brutally knocked Ken Shamrock out at Bellator 138. Slice was excited about the win and always had intentions of knocking Shamrock out cold. “As soon as we locked up he grabbed my hand immediately...

Jun 22, 2015 9:03 am

‘Joanna Champion’ Brags About Her Dominant Stats at UFC Fight Night 69

Joanna Jedrzejczyk blasted through Jessica Penne this past weekend at UFC Fight Night 69 in her first defense of the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship. Much like her performance against Carla Esparza, Jedrzejczyk was able to punch though the guard of Penne and land repeatedly. By the time the fight was waved off, Penne’s face was...

Jun 22, 2015 7:15 am

BEEF! Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo Go at It on Twitter

“UFC 189” is fast approaching and Conor McGregor is not laying off the gas pedal when it comes to trash talk. UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo, in the same respect, hasn’t been one of sit back and let McGregor fire off at the mouth without responding! Tick-tock @josealdojunior. pic.twitter.com/wvWRhdjhxk — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) June 21,...

Jun 22, 2015 7:13 am

Machida Explains Why He Wanted a Quick Turnaround After Rockhold Loss

Lyoto Machida’s last outing in the octagon was one he would like to forget. UFC on FOX broadcasted Luke Rockhold’s most dominant fight to date when he defeated “The Dragon” in only one round. Machida knew he would need to go right back into training and signed a fight just weeks after his loss. Machida...

Jun 22, 2015 7:00 am

UFC’s Return to Ireland Confirmed

Conor McGregor brought the crowd to their feet in Dublin, Ireland at UFC Fight Night 46 when the sold-out crowd watched him dominate Diego Brandao. Ireland will now get another opportunity to show their support for the UFC as executive Dave Allen confirmed a return to Ireland in the near future. “The date is set,...

Jun 22, 2015 6:56 am

Former WSOF Champ Aguilar Thinks She’ll Earn Title Shot with UFC 190 Win

Former World Series of Fighting Strawweight Champion Jessica Aguilar will have her opportunity to prove her mettle when she steps into the octagon with Claudia Gadelha at UFC 190. The fight is set to take place in Brazil in August, and Aguilar thinks it could be a possible number-one contender’s bout. Aguilar is certainly the...

Jun 22, 2015 3:00 am

WATCH! Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Plans to Take Werdum Out… to Lunch

Avid Ultimate Fighting Championship fan Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson recently took to Twitter to call out Fabricio Werdum to say he’s going to take him OUT… to lunch. The Rock thanks his family in the UFC offices for hyping his newest TV show “Ballers”. Looking forward to #Ballers premiere tonight, @TheRock! Congrats fam! pic.twitter.com/SQSKW1zPc9...

Jun 22, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Slice/Shamrock Reenacted in Claymation

Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock’s main event fight, regardless of how athletic it was, has done wonders for Bellator. Bellator CEO Scott Coker predicts it will be one of the company’s most watched fights in history on SPIKE. Fans are starting to recreate the fight, and this Instagram user parodied the fight in claymation! Slice...

Jun 21, 2015 8:45 pm

Dos Anjos Finally Feels Like He’s Getting the Respect He Deserves

Rafael dos Anjos made one of the biggest lightweight championship upsets in recent memory at UFC 185 when he defeated Anthony Pettis for the gold. Fans and critics alike were, at first, quick to dismiss his victory as a fluke. Others acknowledged the improvements he has made and thinks it’s just hard work paying off....

Jun 21, 2015 7:17 pm

Royce Gracie vs. Ken Shamrock 3? Gracie Thinks It Can Happen

Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock could go down as one of the best rivalries from the earlier days in UFC. Gracie made quick work of Shamrock in the first UFC ever when he submitted him in just fifty-seven seconds. Their second fight went the distance and was quite the opposite of their first meeting inside...

Jun 21, 2015 5:54 pm

Lil Nog: ‘Fighting On Same Card As My Brother Makes Me Nervous’

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and his “bigger” brother Antonio Rodrigo “Minotauro” Nogueira will be fighting on the same card at the upcoming UFC 190 card in Brazil. Rogerio, or “Little Nog”, prefers NOT to fight on the same card as his brother, “Big Nog”. “I don’t like it, it makes me nervous, man. I never liked...

Jun 21, 2015 4:00 pm

Coach: ‘Kimbo Slice Has Some Big Balls’

Kimbo Slice stepped into the cage on Friday night with victory on his mind, and he walked out with his hands held high. It wasn’t without issues, however. His opponent, MMA icon Ken Shamrock, took Slice down in the opening minutes and locked in a tight rear naked choke. Slice looked like he contemplated tapping...

Jun 21, 2015 3:17 pm

Marquardt’s Coach Was ‘Cursing Out Everybody’ Trying to get Fight Stopped Sooner

Nate Marquardt had a rough time adjusting to the altitude in Mexico City, Mexico during his fight with Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 188. Marquardt was getting roughed up badly before his corner ultimately waved the fight off before the third round could start. Apparently, his corner-man Trevor Wittman was trying to stop the fight BEFORE...

Jun 21, 2015 3:07 pm

53 Year Old Herschel Walker Interested in MMA Comeback

Strikeforce was most known for putting on some of the most bizarre fights in mixed martial arts. After PRIDE closed their doors, Strikeforce was one of the last major organizations to give fighters who would usually have to start out on bottom a major stage to showcase their skills. Former NCAA Heisman Trophy winner and...