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Jun 16, 2015 7:31 am

Cormier Sends Special Message To Velasquez

UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier was in the corner for his teammate, Cain Velasquez’s fight. Unfortunately things didn’t do their way and Velasquez loss to Fabricio Werdum. Heading into UFC 188, American Kickboxing Academy, or AKA, were riding high with two UFC champions and Luke Rockhold announced as the next middleweight title challenger. There was...

Jun 16, 2015 6:42 am

Alvarez Slams Nate Diaz: ‘F*ck You! You’re F*cking Next!’

“Look, Nick and Nate, we’ve been pretty cool. I’ve seen them at other promotions. We crossed paths at DREAM before, Nick saw my nose bleeding and offered me some medicine to help out. They always seem like super respectful, nice dudes. Even Nate, I am cool with him. But, when I went there to Mexico,...

Jun 15, 2015 7:31 pm

Betting Odds! Kimbo Opens As Heavy Favorite Over Shamrock

Heavyweights Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock are slated to finally square off in the cage this Friday evening on Spike at Bellator 138. Bookies didn’t have a lot to work with on this main-event as both fighters haven’t been active in the MMA community lately, but the odds are in nonetheless! 5Dimes labels Kimbo Slice...

Jun 15, 2015 7:08 pm

Machida Predicts UFC Champ Weidman Will Defeat Rockhold

UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman made another successful title defense at UFC 187 when he made quick work of Vitor Belfort, defeating him in just one round. It didn’t take long for Dana White to announce that Luke Rockhold was next in line a shot at the gold, although a date has yet to be...

Jun 15, 2015 4:43 pm

Jedrzejczyk to Penne: ‘You’re Going to Feel the Polish Power’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk is set to defend her Women’s Strawweight Championship this weekend against Jessica Penne at UFC Fight Night 69. Jedrzejczyk’s first title defense is no walk in the park, but she is confident she will be able to make it past Penne this Saturday when they meet in Berlin, Germany. “I’m coming, Jessica. You...

Jun 15, 2015 4:11 pm

Werdum: ‘I Was Laughing Before Velasquez Tapped Out’

Fabricio Werdum went into enemy territory and walked out with the prize at “UFC 188”, and he did it all with a smile on his face. Cain Velasquez lost his UFC Heavyweight Championship Saturday when he essentially dove into a submission in the third round. As Werdum was fighting off a takedown, he caught Velasquez’s...

Jun 15, 2015 2:45 pm

Coker: ‘Kimbo/Shamrock Could Be Highest Rated Fight in Bellator History’

Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar shattered Bellator ratings in November when they clashed in the main-event of Bellator 131. Ortiz smothered and dominated Bonnar in a one sided victory, and the two teased a follow up bout to break more records. Scott Coker doesn’t think they will need a rematch to break records as Ken...

Jun 15, 2015 2:03 pm

‘I Can Expose Werdum’s Many Weaknesses and Beat Him’

Alistair Overeem and Fabricio Werdum are no strangers when it comes to heavyweight competition. The two previously met in Strikeforce in the opening round of the heavyweight grand prix. The fight was uneventful and saw Werdum asking to take the fight to the ground, trying to avoid striking with the K-1 World Grand Prix Champion....

Jun 15, 2015 1:50 pm

Alvarez Breaks Down Nate Diaz Altercation: ‘I Told Him He’s Next’

Eddie Alvarez walked out of the octagon in Mexico City, Mexico with his hands held high as he fought for and earned a tough split decision win. An argument could be made for either Alvarez or Gilbert Melendez to win the fight, but Alvarez is already looking forward to his next opponent. Nate Diaz bashed...

Jun 15, 2015 12:33 pm

USADA CEO: ‘UFC Will Have NO Involvement In Drug Testing’

Earlier in June, Ultimate Fighting Championship made a big step in order to clean up the sport of mixed martial arts. They announced the ‘most comprehensive anti-doping policy’ and became very proactive about drug testing their athletes. The CEO of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), Travis Tygart, has stated how impressed he was at...

Jun 15, 2015 9:51 am

Saint Preux: ‘Loss to Bader Actually Helped Me Out’

In his octagon debut, Ovince Saint Preux was riding a wave of momentum very few other fighters could lay claim to. He had been one of the faces of Strikeforce in their dying days and before a tough decision loss to Gegard Mousasi, he possessed an eight fight win-streak. Saint Preux went 4-0 inside the...

Jun 15, 2015 8:37 am

Werdum Reveals the Origin Behind His “Werdum Face”

Fabricio Werdum may go down as one of the best heavyweights to ever step foot in the octagon, but he could also be one of the most entertaining as well. During press conferences and media appearances leading up to his fights, Werdum always finds the perfect moment to sneak in his patented “Werdum Face” to...

Jun 15, 2015 2:00 am

Conor McGregor Hits Instagram Heavy During Training Camp

Conor McGregor brought his fans into his training camp as he prepares for the biggest fight of his life. Jose Aldo will be standing across the octagon from him as he challenges the champion for his featherweight belt; Who do you think will walk out as champion? Sparring! (Photo – @erhfoto) A photo posted by...

Jun 14, 2015 7:06 pm

Dos Anjos & Werdum Show off Their Gold: ‘Brazil Now Has 3 Belts’

Kings MMA now hosts two of Ultimate Fighting Championship’s titles, giving Brazil three out of a possible ten belts! Rafael Dos Anjos won his UFC Lightweight Championship at UFC 185 when he shocked the world in dominant fashion by defeating Anthony Pettis. Fabricio Werdum, in similar shocking fashion, dethroned UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez at...

Jun 14, 2015 12:45 pm

Nate Diaz Calls Out Alvarez and Pettis: ‘Man Up and Fight Me!’

UFC favorite Nate Diaz has been missing from the octagon for quite some time, but he recently made an appearance to call out Eddie Alvarez on his win at “UFC 188”, then proceeded to challenge Alvarez and Anthony Pettis. “I think Gilbert Melendez won round one, and round two. I don’t think Alvarez did much...

Jun 14, 2015 8:05 am

UFC 188’s Alvarez/Melendez Scorecard REVEALED!

As Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez stepped into the octagon on Saturday night, fans had high hopes that the lightweights would put on a “Fight of the Year” worthy performance, but they didn’t even earn fight of the night honors. Alvarez and Melendez got off to ta slow start where neither fighter wanted to get...

Jun 13, 2015 12:32 pm

John Makdessi: Life With A Wired Jaw

John Makdessi showed a lot of heart, jumping in on short notice to fight Donald Cerrone. Unfortunately he paid the price and left the octagon with a loss and a broken jaw. Below you can get a glimpse at what life is currently like for Makdessi, with his jaw wired shut. For those of you...

Jun 13, 2015 10:47 am

Arlovski’s Pulling For Velasquez To Win, Hopes To Get Title Shot

“I don’t want to be like pretty much all fighters, just pull some names and that is it. So it is up to the UFC. If they decide to put me against the winner of UFC 188, it would be great. If I have to fight more, I will fight more. It’s ok.” “I hope...

Jun 13, 2015 10:33 am

DC: ‘Cain Is The King In Mexico’

  “People back in the States don’t get it. Down here, Cain is the king. It’s kind of hard to grasp until you see it firsthand.” “I would hear stories about how, when he came here, he gets mobbed. But now being here these last few days, and watching how people interact with him and...

Jun 13, 2015 9:04 am

Rampage Denied By The Judge

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson suffered a setback in his legal battle with Bellator. The UFC fighter filed for the general injunction to be thrown out, but the judge denied the dismissal. Rampage is dealing with Bellator over a contract dispute stemming from his signing with the UFC. Bellator claims it was a breach in contract when...