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Jun 30, 2015 12:25 pm

EPIC!

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre isn’t a stranger to Hollywood. He was in ‘Captain America: The Winter Solider’ as an evil villain, so he’s been around movie stars. Still, the strange part about this picture is that it’s like the fifth time Jean-Claude Van Damme has been linked to an MMA fighter in...

Jun 30, 2015 9:20 am

BJ Penn Talks Hall of Fame Induction, Greatest Moment of Career & More

Late in May, it was confirmed that two division champion BJ Penn would be inducted into the “Modern Era” wing of the UFC Hall of Fame. His professional fighting career lasted over thirteen years and he defeated the likes of Kenny Florian, Diego Sanchez and Sean Sherk during his dominant UFC Lightweight Championship run. When...

Jun 30, 2015 9:00 am

New Bellator Ring Girl Is A Competitive Shooter

“Okay I’ve gotten a million messages about this so let me clarify: I’m ADDING Bellator into my life. I am still shooting. I’m still doing both of my shows. I’m still stunting. I’m still doing everything else.” “This wasn’t something I was going out of my way to get into, they approached me. Before I...

Jun 30, 2015 8:07 am

BEEF! Paul Daley Just Called Josh Koscheck A B*tch!

Paul Daley and Josh Koscheck have re-united under the Bellator MMA banner and now all anyone can think is ‘when are they fighting?’ Valid question, and it’s likely it will be sooner than later, I mean, if you have theses two then why not book the fight? It’s sort of Kimbo vs. Shamrock esque, but...


Jun 30, 2015 7:58 am

Frankie Edgar “Annoyed” With UFC 189 Snub

“I was a little surprised by it. Somebody called and asked if I was willing to step in, so I almost wish they didn’t ask me at all, get my hopes up for nothing. “Not taking anything away from Mendes, obviously he’s a stud and he goes in there, he won his last fight by...

Jun 30, 2015 7:39 am

Jon Anik Speaks Out About Yoel Romero’s Controversial Comments

“The last thing on my mind was that he might be taking a shot at that unprecedented ruling on gay marriage. He has been one of the more outwardly religious guys in the UFC. He makes Vitor Belfort sound like an atheist. So this has always been the book on Yoel Romero, so when he...

Jun 30, 2015 7:33 am

NSAC: ‘Highly Unlikely Aldo Will Not Fight At UFC 189’

Jose Aldo’s health is still in question. Conflicting reports from Brazilian doctors and American doctors have left fans wondering if the UFC featherweight champion will actually make it into the octagon next month, against Conor McGregor. Nevada State Athletic Commission’s director Bob Bennett told ESPN that from where things stand right now, he expects Aldo...

Jun 30, 2015 7:26 am

“I want to eat her soul and maul her face off”

Tell us how you really feel Bec Rawlings. The UFC strawweight isn’t one to hold back, especially when talking about her opponents. In a recent interview with the Daily Record, ‘Rowdy’ Rawlings talked about her upcoming fight with Joanne Calderwood. Here’s what the Australian fighter had to say: “I want to eat her soul and...

Jun 30, 2015 6:50 am

Chad Mendes: ‘McGregor Better Pray Aldo Makes It To UFC 189’

UFC featherweight and current standby fighter for UFC 189, Chad Mendes, is busy training and getting his weight down, just in case Jose Aldo cant’ fight next month against Conor McGregor. Mendes is confident in his match-up with McGregor and says that the Irishmen better pray that Aldo can go, or he’s in for a...

Jun 30, 2015 6:30 am

McGregor: ‘My Girlfriend’s Ex Whooped My A*s’

Conor McGregor is Mr. Confidence. He predicts the end of his fights, he walks around and makes bold and flashy statements, but before he was a UFC star, he was getting beat up by one of his girlfriends’ ex-boyfriends. In an old interview from 2011, McGregor told Fight Hounds that he basically started training because...

Jun 29, 2015 2:59 pm

Jose Aldo On Track for Medical Clearance to Fight at UFC 189

The main-event of “UFC 189” was in question last week when Jose Aldo suffered an injury while training. While it is currently not clear as to whether or not he suffered a rib fracture or bruise, the fact remains that he is injured and Chad Mendes has signed on as a stand-by to fight McGregor...

Jun 29, 2015 2:59 pm

Bermudez: ‘I Hope Aldo’s Injury Isn’t Some Boxing Bull’

Even though Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor are still set to clash in the main event of “UFC 189”, the champion’s rib injury is hanging over the event like a black cloud. Featherweight Dennis Bermudez threw in his two cents on the situation and hopes it doesn’t end up being drama compared to boxing. “I...

Jun 29, 2015 2:59 pm

Aldo to Train Tuesday to Help Decide if He Can Fight McGregor at UFC 189

Chad Mendes is ready and willing to step in to face Conor McGregor in the main event of “UFC 189” if Jose Aldo is not medically cleared to compete. As of right now, Aldo is still expected to defend his UFC Featherweight Championship. However, we could be finding out if he will be able to...

Jun 29, 2015 1:40 pm

UFC Fight Night 70 Medical Report: Machida Sidelined Indefinitely

Lyoto Machida suffered his second consecutive loss in a row and has to pay the price for it. While he did receive a nice payday, he is being forced to sit on the sidelines indefinitely until he receives medical clearance for possible head injuries. Steve Bosse was also on a receiving end of a lengthy...

Jun 29, 2015 12:56 pm

UFC Fight Night 70 Salaries: Machida earns top payday!

Despite suffering a third-round knockout loss to Yoel Romero, former UFC champion Lyoto Machida still received the top payout at this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 70 event earning $200,000 for his efforts. Here is a list of all the UFC Fight Night 70 salaries, which were obtained by MMAJunkie: Yoel Romero: $66,000 (includes $33,000...

Jun 29, 2015 12:25 pm

Attorney Plans to Bring Jon Jones’ Case to Grand Jury

Details surrounding Jon Jones’ case have been scarce, but details are starting to form on what is the next step for the former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion. In April, Jon Jones allegedly caused a three car accident and fled the scene. One of the women driving the cars was pregnant and apparently suffered an injured...

Jun 29, 2015 11:22 am

‘I Need to Beat Dos Santos and Arlovski for Closure’

Pending a successful championship run, Fabricio Werdum could go down as the greatest heavyweight in mixed martial arts history. He has already handily defeated the likes of Fedor Emelianenko and Cain Velasquez, but he has suffered losses against the likes of Junior dos Santos and Andrei Arlovski. Werdum wants to go on a series of...

Jun 29, 2015 7:35 am

‘It’s Not Cheating, Conor McGregor Should Target Jose Aldo Ribs’

If all goes according to plan, Conor McGregor will be challenging Jose Aldo for his UFC Featherweight Championship in Las Vegas at UFC 189. Aldo suffered a rib injury while training for this fight that could possibly put him on the sidelines if he is not medically cleared to fight. If that happens, Chad Mendes...

Jun 29, 2015 7:00 am

‘I’m Going to Make Dennis Siver Retire’

26 year old Makwan Amirkhani is undefeated inside the octagon and has two wins in less than two minutes. He only needed eight seconds to dispose of Andy Ogle in January when he blasted him with a flying knee. Now, he wants to move on to bigger and better things and he has his sights...

Jun 29, 2015 7:00 am

Buffer, McGregor and Sonnen Throw Their Dukes Up

Conor McGregor and Chael Sonnen may be far from the most popular fighters on the UFC roster. Their trash talk garners a lot of hate from viewers, but they don’t care either way; As long as you’ll pay to see them win or lose, they go home happy. Bruce Buffer has introduced McGregor and Sonnen...

Jun 29, 2015 5:39 am

Tito Ortiz Makes His Prediction for Aldo/McGregor

Jose Aldo is set to defend his UFC Featherweight Championship against Conor McGregor at UFC 189. While the pay-per-view is set to be the biggest of the year, and quite possibly the biggest in company history, there is a slight chance the fight may not even happen. Aldo suffered a rib injury while training for...

Jun 29, 2015 2:00 am

Spinning Backfist Knocks Woman Out In Less than 20 Seconds

Knockouts in the world of women’s MMA don’t come by often, let alone first round spinning backfist knockouts. Lisa Jeanson is the lady throwing the spinning attack and she DROPS her opponent. Luckily for her opponent, Jeanson caught her before her head bounced off the canvas. Before you watch, you may want to turn the...

Jun 28, 2015 5:54 pm

Ortiz: ‘Rousey Needs to Stop Running From Cyborg’

No matter who Ronda Rousey’s upcoming opponent is in the octagon, a potential bout with Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino always seems to be looming over her head. Rousey is scheduled to face Bethe Correia in Brazil at UFC 190 and if ‘Cyborg’ can defend her title at “Invicta 13”, this fight may finally happen. However, Tito...

Jun 28, 2015 5:37 pm

‘Jose Aldo Will Fight Based On Money Alone’

“UFC 189” is projected be the biggest pay-per-view of the year and fans from around the world will be traveling to Las Vegas for International Fight Week. Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor’s main-event bout is also expected to bring in one of the biggest live-gates in years… if the fight takes place. As of right...

Jun 28, 2015 4:04 pm

‘I Get to Reap the Benefits of Aldo/McGregor Hype’

UFC Welterweight Champion Robbie Lawler is set to defend his championship against Rory MacDonald in the co main-event of UFC 189, but everybody seems to be talking about the main-event. Conor McGregor will finally get to challenge Jose Aldo in one of the most anticipated bouts of the year, and Lawler is fine with being...

Jun 28, 2015 12:25 pm

Joe Schilling Speaks Out on Devastating KO Loss

Joe Schilling stepped into the cage on Friday night at Bellator 139 ready to give the fans a highlight-reel worthy knockout. He fulfilled that goal… just now how he wanted to. Hisaki Kato put Schilling to sleep with a brutal superman punch less than a minute into the second round. Schilling saw the strike coming,...

Jun 28, 2015 8:30 am

“Bigfoot” Wants to Fight Rothwell Over ‘Punching Bag’ Comments

It seems that the trash talk of Ben Rothwell seems to be paying off, after all. Rothwell has awoken a giant when he slammed Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva for his testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) usage. He claimed that the effects of the banning of TRT will impact how fighters like “Bigfoot” Silva will perform now that...

Jun 28, 2015 7:00 am

Booking Roundup: UFC Bouts Announced

UFC announced some big changes in their upcoming events which got buried in this week’s Jose Aldo injury drama! Catch up on some BIG changes to UFC 189, UFC Fight Night 71, and UFC Fight Night 72! Gunny Gets a New Opponent at UFC 189 Brandon Thatch is the chosen one to step in for...