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Jan 29, 2015 10:55 am

UFC Raises Pay-Per-View Prices

  The Ultimate Fighting Championship has decided to raise their pay-per-view prices in 2015. Promotion officials released a statement today regarding the increase, stating that the increased cost of producing live events is to blame for the rate hike. The UFC has kept their rates the same since 2008, however going forward the new cost...

Jan 29, 2015 9:06 am

Diaz Camp: UFC Manipulating Fans, Nick Accounted For All Week

“It’s Dana White being Dana White. It’s great promoting. It just sucks that Nick’s not in on the joke. They always tend to really grind in on Nick and Nate’s character and just the thought that they don’t care. It’s definitely all hype.” “Really, Nick and Nate are like the most genuine, honest people you’ll...

Jan 29, 2015 4:19 am

Anderson Silva Denies He Was KO’d In Training

Prior to fight week, rumors that Anderson Silva had been knocked out in training started to circulate, and it caused concern. However, the former UFC middleweight champion defused those reports during wednesday’s pre-fight media scrum. MMAfighting.com‘s Marc Ramoindi breaks it down: “Yeah,” Silva said. “Khalil [Rountree] gave me a kick in the face. Boom.” When...

Jan 29, 2015 4:10 am

Gina Carano Back In Training?

It would appear as if former MMA mega-star Gina Carano is back in the gym, but not just any gym. According to this recent post from Zoila Frausto, Carano was back training some Mixed Martial Arts. Check it: #Repost by @jenniferg217 with @repostapp.
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Today's training session @csagym was with these two!! They were awesome and I...

Jan 28, 2015 8:08 pm

UFC Fight Night Manilla Announced For May

The UFC today announced their inaugural, and much anticipated UFC Fight Night Manila event in partnership with SM Lifestyle Entertainment inc. The first UFC event in Asia of 2015 will take place in Manila on the 16th May 2015 at the city’s destination venue, SM Mall of Asia Arena. Executive Vice President and General Manager,...

Jan 28, 2015 2:28 pm

White Breaks His Silence — “Nick Diaz is M.I.A.”

“Nick is being Nick. We don’t know where Nick is. I literally Instagram’ed a picture of him on a milk carton today. He’s M.I.A. First of all, we have a show called UFC Embedded, they showed up there Sunday to start filming him — couldn’t find him. We went through his management team and they...

Jan 28, 2015 1:34 pm

UFC Spokesman: ‘We’re very confident Nick Diaz will show up’

“We had staff that saw him yesterday in the airport and he elected to not get on the flight. His bags did arrive. Again, I can’t speak to why Nick decided not to get on the flight, but we’re moving on as if the fight is happening Saturday. We’re very confident he’s going to be...

Jan 28, 2015 1:07 pm

Diego Sanchez Suffers Collarbone Injury, Out 4-6 Weeks

Popular UFC lightweight fighter, Diego “Nightmare” Sanchez suffered a broken collarbone in training, and was forced to go under the knife for repairs. The TUF 1 winner took to twitter with the news: Mma is a rough sport I sustained a broken collar bone Monday during mma training. Surgery was a success praying for a...

Jan 28, 2015 1:06 pm

Calderwood Asks Fans To Help Her Book A Fight

“July is like seven months away. I don’t even want to wait seven weeks. So I spoke to (UFC matchmaker) Sean Shelby, and… I don’t know. I was kinda getting my hopes up and [now] I don’t know if I’m going to get another fight. But all I can do is just keep training and...

Jan 28, 2015 12:08 pm

Diaz Rep Says Fighter Is On Task

Last night the UFC released footage of Nick Diaz no-showing his scheduled flight to Las Vegas. This morning UFC President Dana White sent out a photo of a Nick Diaz adorned Milk Carton, insinuating that the athlete had indeed gone missing. Now, according to a statement from his agent, this is all just the UFC...

Jan 28, 2015 11:28 am

Diaz Camp: ‘Anderson Silva Not A Good Kickboxer’

“…It should be a good fight, [Nick Diaz] couldn’t have had better training for it. I brought in Artem Levin for him to work with, Chidi Njokuani and of course myself (Joe Schilling). Chidi was perfect to finish the camp actually, he moves just like Anderson, he’s got a similar style. “But everybody I brought...

Jan 28, 2015 9:06 am

Former Ring Girls And Their Baby Bumps

Arianny Celeste and Brittney Palmer may have been able to dodge the baby-bump-bullet, but these two popular ring card girls have not. Seen below, former UFC and Invicta FC ring girl Natasha Wicks, and former Bellator MMA ring girl, Jade Bryce. 6 months✨ #babybumplove #Wehopeitsadinosaur #babyboy #preggers #pregnancy #sundayfunday #sunbathing #bookreading Uma foto publicada por...

Jan 28, 2015 5:04 am

SPIKE TV Happy To Be In Business With Scott Coker

“Fighters just love this guy and camps and management and people, they want to be in business with Coker. They feel like he’s honest, he’s straightforward, he puts on great fights and he promotes really well. I think it’s just a giant step up from where we were and I feel like the organization is in...

Jan 28, 2015 5:01 am

Cormier: ‘A bout with Gustafsson Make Sense’

  “He’s got the biggest name. We’re both coming off of a loss. So it would make sense. If that’s the case, if they say Daniel, you and Alexander fight, and the winner will get a title shot against Anthony or Jon, then, yes.” … “It needs to be guy with name recognition. So where...

Jan 28, 2015 4:59 am

Randy Couture’s GOAT?

“I don’t know. It is like a pound-for-pound thing. We could debate it for hours. Why wouldn’t George (St-Pierre) be on that list? He is certainly one of the best fighters that MMA has seen in a long time. Fedor didn’t compete as well in the American market as he did in the Japanese market....

Jan 27, 2015 2:29 pm

Cormier: ‘I needed Cain Velasquez’

“I’ve watched it 100 times. It has to burn. It has to feel so bad. It has to punch you in the gut every time you watch it. Every time I watch it, I watch a very competitive fight, and I watch one guy stay the course, one guy get off course, and that guy was me....

Jan 27, 2015 12:30 pm

DON’T SELL HER AUTOGRAPH!

Autograph seeking in MMA has become a sport in and of itself. Every UFC event is flooded with fans of the sport hunting down their favorite fighter’s name in ink. Top UFC bantamweight Miesha Tate is speaking out against this practice, as she’s tired of seeing her signature being used for profit. Check it: Will...

Jan 27, 2015 12:22 pm

McGregor vs. Aldo Title Fight Pushed Back?

“It’s not 100-percent yet. There was talk of a May date. It may now actually be later in the year. I get a lot of tweets and messages, people wanting to book their flights. I would just say hold on, hold on until the UFC officially announces. But it does look like it’ll be later...

Jan 27, 2015 11:59 am

McMann Explains How Rousey Fight Saved Her Father’s Life

“He chose not to do chemotherapy, so he was just choosing that he was going to live with the cancer until it killed him…and the cancer that had come back was very aggressive.” “He’d gone months of deciding that he wasn’t going to go through chemotherapy and he wasn’t going to live. The fight happened,...