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Apr 9, 2012 1:55 pm

Rashad Evans Blog | Jon Jones Is Not A God

By Rashad Evans: I went to Puerto Rico last week to promote my April 21 title fight against Jon Jones on pay-per-view. The reception I got was the craziest I’ve ever had in my UFC career. It was the coolest thing I’ve done in this sport since I won “The Ultimate Fighter 2” in 2005....

Apr 9, 2012 1:38 pm

UFC Middleweights Sonnen, 'Mayhem' Miller Engage in Twitter War

By George Deutsch: UFC middleweights Chael Sonnen and Jason “Mayhem” Miller exchanged some heated words today on Twitter. Miller, smarting from his recent defeat to Michael Bisping and looking for his first UFC victory against C.B. Dollaway at UFC 146, launched the first attack, tweeting that “Chael berating someone on their test level is like...

Apr 9, 2012 12:03 pm

Joe Rogan All Aboard The Mark Hunt Train | Thinks Hunt vs. JDS Makes Sense

“There are some wise people on this board, and I support this movement. Style wise that might be the most exciting match up. Either way, even if Hunt doesn’t replace the reem I would still love to see this matchup down the road, especially considering how good Hunt looked against Kongo.” UFC ringside commentator Joe...

Apr 9, 2012 11:30 am

Quick Twitt | Dan Henderson Open To Take Fight Against JDS At UFC 146

MMA legend, Dan Henderson has now thrown his name in the hat as a possible replacement for Alistair Overeem at UFC 146. The former Middleweight and light-heavyweight champion is no stranger to tough opposition in the heavyweight division as most recently he took out longtime division king Fedor Emelianenko in his final bout with Strikeforce....

Apr 9, 2012 9:47 am

If Removed, Who Should Replace Overeem at UFC 146?

Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey, the world’s leading questionnaire tool. A lot has been speculated on in regards to Alistair Overeem’s failed drug testing. One of which is, who will replace him if he is officially removed from the card? We compiled a short list of fighters based on the most popular consensus...

Apr 6, 2012 3:26 pm

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX: Cruz vs. Faber Episode 5 Discussion Thread

Tonight plays host to the latest installment of the UFC’s new season of “The Ultimate Fighter” series. With the new “Live” format on FX there will be much to watch and discuss about this evenings show. This week Team Faber will try to keep control of the house and win their second straight match. Last...

Apr 6, 2012 3:25 pm

Emelianenko Set To Return To Action This June | Rumored Opponent Bobby Lashley

M-1 Global Director of Operations Evgeni Kogan took to twitter this afternoon to announce “Breaking News” about the future of Fedor Emelianenko. According to his release Fedor Emelianenko will return to MMA Action on June 21 at the Ice Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia. “News on the opponent to come,” is what Kogan wrote. No...

Apr 5, 2012 10:45 am

Rory MacDonald Blog | I'll Fight Anyone

By Rory MacDonald: I didn’t know who my next opponent was to begin with when I was offered him for my upcoming fight. I was given the name, Che Mills, but wasn’t able to put a face to it or even remember whether I’d seen him fight before. It didn’t really matter to me, either....

Apr 4, 2012 3:53 pm

With Overeem's Future In Limbo, Frank Mir Requests Title Shot, Wants JDS Fight

With the news today that Alistair Overeem failed his “A” sample pre-fight drug test for UFC 146, heavyweight contender Frank Mir has commented on the rumors swirling regarding the UFC’s next steps regarding UFC 146. “I would be excited if given the opportunity to compete for the UFC’s heavyweight title at UFC 146 if the...

Apr 4, 2012 1:04 pm

Photo Gallery | Bellator's Jade Bryce Latest Ring Girl To Hit Playboy

Bellator’s Jade Bryce has easily etched herself as one of MMA’s hottest commodities. From her many pictorials, to her video work for the Mixed Martial Arts promotion, fans have come to love the Bellator ring card girl. This is probably the exact reason why Playboy.com picked her up for this pictorial. Have no fear, the...

Apr 4, 2012 8:30 am

DeBlass In For Injured Kruth Against Diabate Next Weekend On FUEL

No matter how hard the injury bug works at ruining fight cards, the UFC matchmaking department still manages to make good fights. The latest example of this is the shift to next weekend’s UFC on FUEL TV 2 which will see Tom DeBlass step in for the injured Jorgen Kruth against Cyrille Diabate. UFC on...

Apr 4, 2012 8:00 am

Miguel Torres Blog | I Believe I Will Be Champion Again

By Miguel Torres: When I first started fighting, the primary aim was to make money and pay for my college. I also wanted to make my father and family proud of me. By 2012, the aims have shifted somewhat, as I am established in the sport, have won a world title and now have my...

Apr 3, 2012 1:10 pm

Nick Diaz Scheduled For BJJ Super Fight Next Month

It has been nearly 2-years since Nick Diaz slapped on a Gi for competition purposes, but with his MMA career on hold he is set to make a return to the competition circuit. Widely considered as one of Cesar Gracie’s top student, Nick Diaz is now set to compete in a “super fight” at the...

Apr 3, 2012 10:53 am

Wanderlei Silva | I’ve Waited 14 Years For Redemption Against Belfort

“This is the fight of my life [against Vitor Belfort]. I’ve waited all my career for this fight. I’ve waited for (14) years for this fight. He is one of the guys I really, really want to fight before I (retire). This fight is the fight of my dreams. I’ve been fighting since I was...

Apr 3, 2012 9:16 am

NSAC Commissioner Responds to Being Called A Racist B!tc# By “King Mo”

“I was not upset, and I never considered it to be derogatory. What I was doing was laying the classic or standard foundation for the gentleman to make sure that he understood the form that he was signing, that it was designed to be a truthful statement and that the information he was supposed to...

Apr 3, 2012 8:59 am

Brock Lesnar Returned To The WWE Last Night And Here Is The Video

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar made an emphatic return to the world of professional wrestling last night during the WWE’s Monday Night Raw broadcast. The former WWE champ, turned MMA champ retired from Mixed Martial Arts following his TKO loss this past December at the hands of Alistair Overeem. Lesnar signed a 12-month deal...

Apr 3, 2012 8:51 am

Interntational Scene | Cage Warriors confirm ESPN deal

CAGE WARRIORS Fighting Championship is pleased to confirm that it has signed a 12-month deal with sports broadcasting giant ESPN International. The agreement will see Cage Warriors events over the next year televised by ESPN in Latin America, the Pacific Rim, Africa and the Middle East. In addition to CWFC’s existing television partners, which include...

Apr 2, 2012 6:28 pm

Rashad Evans Blog | Rashad Evans: Time away from fighting was tough

The world title fight against my old teammate Jon Jones on April 21 will be my third fight since I had to take pretty much a year off through injury. I think the time off did me good. When you fight so many times back to back – and in the UFC it is always...

Apr 2, 2012 6:22 pm

Velasquez Picks JDS over Overeem | Wants Rematch

“It’s going to be a tough one. I think in the clinch and in the distance, obviously the kicking range, Overeem will have a better shot. But, in the punching range, dos Santos can win the fight whenever.I hope Dos Santos wins so I can have a rematch. I think he will win, he is...

Apr 2, 2012 6:13 pm

The Ultimate Fighter Live On FX Episode 4 Ratings Report

Ratings for the fourth installment of “The Ultimate Fighter” Live on FX are in and they are back down from last week and more even with the week prior. According to the official numbers released by company executives, the show was viewed by approximately 1.1 million households (average). That is slightly down from the 1.2...

Apr 2, 2012 5:30 pm

Where Are They Now – Mark Coleman (Video)

The polarizing Mark “The Hammer” Coleman, the inaugural UFC Heavyweight Champion, sits down with Inside MMA correspondent Ron Kruck, to look back at his career, and what the former Olympian has been up to since he retired.