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Nov 4, 2015 8:49 am

Dan Henderson is the underdog going into Belfort trilogy fight

Dan Henderson has become familiar with playing the role of the underdog, but that’s never stopped Henderson from scoring some of the most memorable knockouts in UFC history in fights where he is listed as the underdog by oddsmakers. Ahead of his trilogy fight against Vitor Belfort this Saturday, Henderson once again is listed as...

Nov 4, 2015 8:40 am

Free fight: Rousey destroys Bethe Correira at UFC 190

Ahead of Ronda Rousey’s highly anticipated UFC 193 title defense against Holly Holm on November 14th at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia, take a look back at Rousey’s most recent title defense. At UFC 190 Rousey knocked Bethe Correia out cold very early in the fight to retain the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Do...

Nov 4, 2015 8:33 am

McGregor predicts Aldo no-shows UFC 194

UFC 194 will be one of the biggest events in UFC history. The event will be co-headlined by a middleweight title bout between Chris Weidman and Luke Rockhold, and in the main event Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo will fight to unify the UFC featherweight championship. Except McGregor is predicting that Aldo withdraws from the...

Nov 4, 2015 8:27 am

Kelvin Gastelum reacts to Neil Magny stepping up to save UFC FN 78 main event

Tuesday evening it was revealed that Neil Magny had stepped up on short notice to fight Kelvin Gastelum at the main event of UFC Fight Night 78 on November 21st after Matt ‘The Immortal’ Brown was forced out of the bout with an ankle injury. Gastelum took to social media, after the UFC announced Magny...


Nov 4, 2015 8:22 am

Shields upset NSAC ignored Palhares’ eye-gouges

Last month Rousimar Palhares answered to the NSAC for holding a kimura submission after Jake Shields tapped out at WSOF 22. Following the bout Palhares was immediately stripped of the WSOF championship. Palhares was suspended for 2 years for ‘unsportsmanlike conduct’ given that this isn’t the first time he has held a submission after his...

Nov 4, 2015 8:01 am

Rousey isn’t comfortable with role model status

Being a UFC champion brings millions of eyes and draws tons of attention. Champions are constantly under the microscope from the media, fans, and young children who aspire to be like their favorite fighters. Last month for Halloween we saw many costumes of UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. During a recent interview Rousey revealed...

Nov 4, 2015 7:54 am

Pedro Munhoz gets one year suspension, win overturned to NC

Yesterday is was revealed that UFC bantamweight Pedro Munhoz has reached a settlement agreement with the Nova Scotia Boxing Authority, and has received a 1 year suspension that has been backdated to his October 4th 2014 win over Jerrod Sanders, which has been turned into a no-contest. With the backdated suspension, Munhoz is free to...

Nov 4, 2015 7:37 am

MUST SEE! Fighter TKO’s opponent with ‘Rock Bottom’

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s ‘Rock Bottom’ is one of the most iconic finishing moves in WWE history. Now, we have seen the first ever ‘Rock Bottom’ TKO in MMA history! Can we please see the RKO next?

Nov 4, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Epic Nick Diaz tribute video!

Check out this video put together as a tribute to Nick Diaz that shows the support of fellow fighters speaking out on how asinine Diaz’ punishment from the NSAC is. The video also highlights some of Nick’s greatest fights in MMA. The Stockton, California native tweeted a link to the video saying, “Thanks again to...

Nov 3, 2015 8:12 pm

On this day: Rampage earns 1st Pride FC victory

Nov3.2001 23 year old @Rampage4real earns his 1st victory in a PRIDE FC ring, when he knocks out Yuki Ishikawa pic.twitter.com/4lE8KpE9cn — MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) November 3, 2015 While we already reminisced on ‘Today In MMA History’ earlier today, we have one more classic memory for you! On this day 14 years ago Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson...

Nov 3, 2015 2:49 pm

Cummins wants to get revenge on DC

Patrick Cummins made his UFC debut on just 10 days notice against Daniel Cormier, who went on to win the UFC light heavyweight championship the next year. Cormier defeated Cummins in the 1st round by TKO, and the loss hasn’t sat well with Cummins. Ahead of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ fight against Glover...

Nov 3, 2015 2:40 pm

Namajunas anticipated fight with VanZant

Rose Namajunas may be filling in for Joanne Calderwood against Paige VanZant on December 10th, but the fight with VanZant didn’t come as much of a shock. Many saw the UFC making a fight between two of the top ranked UFC women’s strawweights as strange if the UFC was trying to bring up more challengers...

Nov 3, 2015 11:47 am

Rousey’s coach claims Chapter 7 bankruptcy

Ronda Rousey’s coach Edmond Tarverdyan has become one of the most recognizable coaches in MMA. Tarverdyan has several high-profile fighters training under him at Glendale Fight Club, so it may come as a shock to many to find out that he filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy back in July, claiming to being over $700,000 in...

Nov 3, 2015 10:47 am

Paige VanZant: ‘I’ve had a very, very hard road to get to the UFC’

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant recently spoke with Submission Radio about her critics and her blessings with her career in mixed martial arts. VanZant ranked number 6 in the UFC strawweight division has an upcoming bout with number 3 ranked Rose Namajunas, at UFC Fight Night 80 on Dec. 10 at The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan...

Nov 3, 2015 9:49 am

Matt Serra still down for a rematch with ‘fake ass hall monitor’ Matt Hughes

Over 6 years have passed, and Matt Serra still can’t get over not getting the best of Matt Hughes in their “Fight of the Night” at UFC 98. Serra spoke with UFC commentators Jon Anik and Kenny Florian about his grudge with the UFC Hall of Famer (transrcribed by MMA Fighting): “I can’t stand that...

Nov 3, 2015 9:24 am

WATCH! Holm discusses UFC 193, training with Jon Jones, fighting Cyborg, and MORE!

Recently we have seen a slew of fighters using Periscope to interact with fans. During a recent Periscope session, Holly Holm discussed everything from pre-fight meals and her UFC 193 bout against Ronda Rousey, to training with Jon Jones. UFC 193 goes down November 14th from the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia. You can see...

Nov 3, 2015 9:24 am

Dana White Clip of The Day: Cerrone KOs Adriano Martins with head kick

Donald Cerrone vs Adriano Martins at UFC on FOX in Chicago, IL on January 25, 2014. #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/i0LK309yy2 — Dana White (@danawhite) October 30, 2015 Check out Dana White’s Clip of the Day from UFC on Fox 10 that went down back in 2014. As you can see, the fight ends by KO with Donald...

Nov 3, 2015 9:14 am

Photo | Rousey wearing fan’s inspirational words while training

Ronda Rousey recently began a social media campaign titled ‘#MoreThanTape’ in which she would take fan’s word of encouragement and have them printed on athletic tape, which she would wear during training and in her fight with Holly Holm at UFC 193. This week, the undisputed UFC women’s bantamweight champion took to Instagram to post...

Nov 3, 2015 8:56 am

TJ Grant discusses potential UFC return

TJ Grant hasn’t been in the Octagon since May of 2013 when he scored an impressive TKO win over Gray Maynard in a title eliminator bout. Following the win, Grant was expected to face then-champion Benson Henderson at UFC 164, however a concussion sustained in training forced him out of the bout. Grant then went...

Nov 3, 2015 8:32 am

UFC 193 weigh-ins set for November 13th in Melbourne

The UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm weigh-ins have been set for November 13th in Melbourne at the Etihad Stadium, where the event will go down the next day. The doors to the stadium will open for weigh-ins at 1 p.m. PST, with the first fighter on the scale at 2 p.m. PST according to MMAJunkie....

Nov 3, 2015 8:06 am

Chuck Liddell: “I’m back!”

I’m back! Training jujitsu since 97 boy how time flies A photo posted by Chuck Liddell (@theofficialchuckliddell) on Nov 2, 2015 at 10:12pm PST UFC legend Chuck Liddell took to Instagram to reveal that he is back in the gym working on his Jiu-Jitsu. At the age of 45 we aren’t getting our hopes up...

Nov 3, 2015 7:41 am

On This Day: UFC announces Bisping vs. Belfort

While this wasn’t too long ago, on this day in 2012 the UFC announced that Michael Bisping and Vitor ‘The Phenom’ Belfort would headline ‘UFC on FX.’ Every MMA fan knows how the bout went. Belfort landed a brutal highlight reel head kick on Bisping that left him “permanently disfigured” according to ‘The Count.’ The...

Nov 3, 2015 7:22 am

OUCH! Anderson Silva style leg break from kickboxing fight

We cringe every time we see a video like this…but we can never turn away. At Combat Challenge MMA, fighter Ian Ashburne threw a series of leg kicks at Joe Baxendale. Baxendale countered the kicks, and the result was gruesome.

Nov 3, 2015 7:09 am

WATCH! Fighter goes too far in gym challenge?

Gym challenge fight in Beijing The UnderGround Gym Challenge Series: The guy in black/yellow challenged the guy in red to a fight, at the subway station. So red challenged yellow to fight at Beijng's Battle Club Muay Thai. This is safer than fighting on concrete, but still … Posted by The Underground on Sunday, November...

Nov 3, 2015 12:18 am

Bellator hosts another legendary Fan Fest ahead of Bellator 145 in Missouri

Another legendary Bellator Fan Fest is being held this week to tie in with their Bellator 145 event on Friday, Nov 6. MMA stars Ken Shamrock, Royce Gracie, Kimbo Slice, Tito Ortiz and light heavyweight champion Liam McGeary are set to be in attendance at the event being held at the Dave & Buster’s in...

Nov 2, 2015 11:43 pm

Werdum open to rematch with Fedor but does not see Emelianenko coming to the UFC

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum appeared on the MMA Hour and spoke with Ariel Helwani on a potential rematch with heavyweight great, Fedor Emelianenko. Werdum said that he does not see the Russian fighting in the UFC any time soon, probably tied with a two or three year contract with Rizin. “He deserved a fight...

Nov 2, 2015 10:59 pm

MUST SEE! Jon Jones going HAM blasts through 585 pounds in the gym

585lb sumo deadlift tonight!! LET'S FREAKING GO‼️‼️‼️ Big thank you to the @zia_nfp family for pushing me and reminding me to never be satisfied. #NFP #NotForPussies #Mission600 #PR #505 #Noweakathletes #cantfakestrong #teamchickenlegs A post shared by Jon Bones Jones (@jonnybones) on Nov 2, 2015 at 6:00pm PST Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones posted...