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Jun 18, 2015 1:41 pm

Rony Jason Fighting Drug Test Findings — ‘My Lawyers Are On It’

“It was a surprise. I never in my life thought something like this could happen. I’ve fought for the UFC 10 times: three times in TUF, and seven more fights after that. I’ve never used inappropriate methods to make weight. I always make weight. Making weight is one of my biggest concerns. I know it’s...

Jun 18, 2015 1:34 pm

Roger Gracie To Compete At UFC Fan Expo 2015

Roger Gracie will compete in a super fight at the UFC Fan Expo in July. First reported by Dojjo, Gracie will take part in a 10 minute Jiu-Jitsu match against Rodrigo Comprido. Gracie, who fights for ONE Championship, will take part in the event. Fighting for the UFC and Strikforce promotions Gracie went 4-2 in...

Jun 18, 2015 1:27 pm

UFC’s Andrew Todhunter Latest To Complain About Elevation Sickness At UFC 188

“It wasn’t like I was stepping into a sauna or doing an alcohol bath or anything crazy. I didn’t do anything crazy. I was totally hydrated and something went wrong. Something happened and I’m pretty sure it was the elevation. “I wasn’t doing anything stupid. I was actually water loading. I don’t believe in that...


Jun 18, 2015 12:00 pm

Shlemenko: ‘MMA Is Not A Woman’s Occupation’

Bellator MMA’s Alexander Shlemenko shared his thoughts about Women’s MMA, and, well they are a little controversial. The Russian fighter told allfight.ru that he doesn’t see MMA as an appropriate occupation for women. Check out his comments below: “[I have a] negative attitude [towards WMMA]. It is not a woman’s occupation. I am not against...

Jun 18, 2015 11:22 am

Lashley On Reebok Deal — ‘Fighters need to stand up for themselves’

  “I understand business to a certain point, but I think at the same time, with this the fighters are going to have to kinda stand up for themselves. I understand everybody wants to say, ‘The UFC this and that,’ but I think at this point in time they’ve gotta form some type of union...

Jun 18, 2015 11:12 am

Kimbo’s Mindset — ‘No Fear, Just Knock Out or Get Knocked Out’

“I believe it would probably be the mystique of everything (and) a lot of people can relate to my come-up. A lot of people can relate to my triumph. They feel the dedication, the loyalty, the commitment of someone trying to do something great, or to prove to something either to yourself or your kids....

Jun 18, 2015 9:57 am

UFC Champ Weidman Taking McGregor Over Aldo

“I love Aldo. I’m a big fan of Aldo but I think McGregor’s winning the fight. I think [McGregor] finishes him, TKO. End of the second round. “It’s crazy. Trust me, I know the world’s going to end if he wins the fight. Everybody wants to see [McGregor] lose, besides the UFC. I think he’s...

Jun 18, 2015 9:21 am

FAILED! Brazilian Latest UFC Fighter To Pee Hot For PEDs

Bad news for Brazilian fighter Rony Jason. The UFC fighter tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide, which is a banned diuretic. This comes from the Brazilian Athletic Commission, who released a stament saying that all fighters on the UFC Fight Night 67 were tested and only Jason’s came back positive. He will be suspended for nine months...

Jun 18, 2015 9:05 am

Aldo’s Ready For McGregor’s Antics, Ready To Punch Him Out Of The Cage

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo says he’s ready for whatever Conor McGregor is going to do, in and out of the cage. Aldo spoke at a press conference held in his gym earlier this week about the upcoming fight and said that this time, when McGregor tries to pull his ‘antics’ he will be ready...

Jun 18, 2015 9:00 am

Visa Issues May Kill UFC Fight Night 70 For Several Fighters

This could really screw things up for UFC Fight Night 70, which takes place in 9 days. Turns out the U.S. visa system is currently down, due to technical issues and that means international fighters on next weekends card might not be able to get travel visas. The U.S. State Department says that the system...

Jun 18, 2015 8:59 am

Illinois Attorney Leading Charge To Ban Chokes In MMA

A state attorney from Will County in Illinois wants to ban choke holds from competition. This comes after two men were convicted of strangling and killing two other men using choke holds. The attorney, Jim Glasgow, says that it should be banned from MMA competition because kids see it on TV and learn how to...

Jun 18, 2015 8:58 am

SURPRISE! ‘Aldo’s Losing A Lot Of Money With Reebok Deal’

Jose Aldo and Reebok don’t really do well together. The UFC featherweight champion has publicly said that the new deal with the UFC is ‘Sh*t”. Aldo’s coach Andre Pederneiras spoke during a press conference held at their gym earlier this week and said that yes, Aldo is losing a lot of money with the deal,...

Jun 18, 2015 8:56 am

UFC’s Tatsuya Kawajiri Looks Like He’s On The Cung Le Diet

Looks like UFC fighter Tatsuya Kawajiri has been hitting the weights hard. The photo itself is very similar to the one Cung Le put up and then got blamed for being on steroids, when he actually wasn’t. Remember all that? Well, whatever the case, Kawajiri is looking ripped ahead of his bout with Dennis Siver...

Jun 18, 2015 8:55 am

REPORT: UFC Female Star May Move To WWE

Well, well, well, looks like a popular UFC bantamweight and member of the Four Horsewomen could be leaving the octagon and entering the WWE. According to Dave Meltzer, Jessamyn Duke has caught the eye of the WWE and they are working on getting her to try out to be a Diva. Duke is of course...

Jun 18, 2015 8:27 am

EL NINO! Gilbert Melendez Steps In To Face Iaquinta On July 15

Big news fight fans, just announced on FOX Sports Live, UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez will step in and fight Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Duffee on July 15 in San Diego, CA. This comes after news earlier today that said Bobby Green was forced to pull out because of injury. Looks like...

Jun 18, 2015 8:16 am

Dana White: ‘Jones Or No Jones, UFC Will Go To New York’

UFC president Dana White is eagerly awaiting to see if MMA will be legalized in New York. The UFC has already reserved a date for Madison Square Garden, just in case. So what kind of card would the promotion put together for its first New York show? Probably a big one, but according to White,...

Jun 18, 2015 6:52 am

Mayweather Offers 42-Year Old De La Hoya A Rematch

Oscar De La Hoya tolde reporters that if he ever came out of retirement he would fight Gennady Golovkin. Now, because of course, Floyd Mayweather is throwing his name in the hypothetical hat and says if De La Hoya wants to, he’ll fight him in September. “I see Oscar talking that he’s coming back. If...

Jun 18, 2015 6:32 am

Rory MacDonald Has Been Tested Twice Ahead Of Title Fight

“I’ve been tested twice. Yesterday in the afternoon, and then not last Saturday, but the Saturday before that. (I gave) blood and urine.” “I think it’s a good thing; cheaters need to be punished for what they’re doing. The system that they’re using, it was just so lenient that the guys would cheat anyway and...

Jun 17, 2015 8:05 pm

The Ultimate Fighter: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 9 Recap

American Top Team picked up just their second win of the season last week on episode eight. Hayder Hassan dominated Felipe Portela in convincing fashion and earned a majority decision win. The victory earned ATT fifty points and now that the contest is in the final stage, Blackzilians can lose their lead with a loss...

Jun 17, 2015 5:30 pm

“Hey Dana! When I beat Cyborg Can I Have…”

Hey, it’s worth a shot. Invicta FC’s Faith Van Duin will fight Cris Cyborg in July for the featherweight title. It’s obviously a tough task, and Duin thinks that if she can accomplish it then she should get a little special something from UFC president Dana White. Check out her request below: How about some...

Jun 17, 2015 4:58 pm

Because She Asked…

Well, since she asked so kindly. UFC strawweight Angela Magana took to Twitter and posted this photo of her leg with a bruise. Yeah, random we know. She asked journalist to cover the picture, so since we’re here for the fighters, we are. Just go with it: Check out my bruise journalists…#yourmajesty pic.twitter.com/cpvkYZgEl7 — Angela...

Jun 17, 2015 4:44 pm

UFC Fighters Pay Tribute To Tupac Shakur

In honor Tupac Shakur’s birthday, a few UFC fighters decided to pay tribute to the legendary rapper yesterday. Check out how Nate Diaz, Tyron Woodley and Bec Rawlings showed respect: #raiseup #tupac http://t.co/stvo5inzuP — Nathan Diaz (@NateDiaz209) June 16, 2015 #TheRealest #TheiLLest #Goat #LongLivePac @2pac pic.twitter.com/jv8STH4D9R — Tyron T-Wood Woodley (@TWooodley) June 16, 2015 Today's...

Jun 17, 2015 4:22 pm

Schilling Planning Permanent Move To ATT

“I think I’ve improved a lot. Obviously I won’t know until I’m with somebody that’s a lower level than the Olympians that are beating my ass every day. I think my overall awareness and understanding of the game of MMA has improved a lot. I think it’s going to be a big difference. All my...

Jun 17, 2015 4:11 pm

Coach Predicts McGregor Will Turn Wrestler Against Aldo

“In my mind, Conor will be the one to become a wrestler. I believe McGregor will become a wrestler in the middle of the fight. Where he believes he’s good at, in the middle of the fight he will realize he’s not that good. He will try to grapple with Aldo. He doesn’t have an...

Jun 17, 2015 3:55 pm

51 Year Old Ken Shamrock Explains Why He’s Still Fighting

“I’m trying to put myself on the opposite side of the question when people ask me, ‘why are you doing this?’ And I keep getting the same question, over and over again. I’m trying to put myself on the other side of that so I understand why it is that I keep getting asked the...

Jun 17, 2015 3:29 pm

Marquardt Explains Terrible Performance: ‘It was the altitude’

“Just wanted to update everyone on how I’m doing. The day of the fight, I was dealing with some issues. I got some sickness and was dehydrated and cramping in my muscles. Before the fight I threw up and had abdominal cramping. Also I had an issue with my blood pressure probably due to the...