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Nov 2, 2015 12:25 pm

Fedor details contract negotiations with Rizin

When it was announced that Fedor Emelianenko would be returning to MMA competition for a fight on New Year’s Eve many questions were raised. Over time more details emerged regarding the return of ‘The Last Emperor’ and it was finally made official when it was announced that Emelianenko had signed a deal to fight for...

Nov 2, 2015 6:00 am

Shinya Aoki to face 300+ pound opponent on NYE?

ONE Championship lightweight titleholder Shinya Aoki is scheduled to headline the Rizin Dec. 29 show in Japan, and now is reportedly going to be fighting just two days later on Dec. 31. From Mixed Martial Arts: Now Anotonio Inoki has announced that he will be going head to head with RIZIN on New Years Eve...

Nov 1, 2015 3:46 pm

MUST SEE! Wild Irish crowd from ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’

What a night that was! Look back at the incredible #UFCDublin from the Fans' POV. https://t.co/eXdp19mpvt — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) November 1, 2015 Ireland has earned the reputation of having the wildest and most passionate fans in MMA. Earlier this month at ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ the Irish pride was on full display!

Oct 29, 2015 10:41 pm

BOOM! Rampage Jackson’s iconic slam KO

One the most famous slams in MMA history #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/PZ49QfF65S — Dana White (@danawhite) October 29, 2015 For UFC President Dana White’s clip of the day he selected one of the most iconic knockouts of all time, Rampage Jackson’s slam knockout of Ricardo Arona from Pride Critical Countdown 2004.

Oct 29, 2015 1:13 pm

Tim Kennedy: Don’t buy my Fight Kit, I make pennies

On the most recent episode of the popular MMA podcast ‘The Brutally Honest Show,’ the guys spent some time speaking with American hero Tim kennedy To kick off Kennedy’s appearance on the show, he discussed his role in the upcoming zombie movie, ‘Range 15’ which also features several other high-profile MMA fighters. “I can’t give...

Oct 28, 2015 10:05 am

Tim Kennedy would rather fight for Scott Coker than in the UFC

Outspoken UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy was a guest on Submission Radio talking about a variety of topics including potential matchups for him in the division to the thought of fighting in Bellator under Scott Coker. Kennedy’s last fight was over a year ago, and it seems like the opinionated fighter has been on the sidelines...

Oct 27, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Vitor Belfort releases new training footage ahead of UFC Fight Night 77

A third bout between legendary fighters Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson is set for UFC Fight Night 77 at the Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Nov. 7. Belfort released more training footage leading up to their fight and his camp looks to be in good form. Will “The Phenom” have the edge mentally...

Oct 26, 2015 6:26 pm

FREE FIGHT! Mark Hunt vs. Cheick Kongo (Full)

Mark Hunt and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva will be looking to recreate their fight of the year candidate from December 2013 when they clash once again at “UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm”. Their last meeting ended in controversial fashion when it ended in a majority draw and it was later tainted by Silva’s failed drug test....

Oct 26, 2015 11:30 am

‘I took 6 years off from sparring’

Robbie Lawler is the perfect example of “never say never”. Fans were ecstatic to see “Ruthless” make his return at “UFC 157” in 2013 where due to the fact that he always gave them a show. Even though his run in Strikeforce was less-than-stellar, fans knew they would always get an exciting scrap when Lawler...

Oct 26, 2015 11:05 am

Latest “UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson” card features 13 fights

Ultimate Fighting Championship have left their fans scraping for more with the conclusion of “UFC Fight Night 76” where both the main and co-main events were scrapped due to injuries. Lucky for them, “UFC Fight Night 77” is right around the corner and it features a MAJOR main event! Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort are...

Oct 26, 2015 6:00 am

Rizin FF heavyweight tournament gets a new champion entrant

Rizin Fighting Federation made a major splash in the mixed martial arts community before they even ran a show when they announced the signing of PRIDE legend Fedor Emelianenko. While fans had hoped “The Last Emperor” would be squaring off in the octagon next, he will be testing his might against an unnamed opponent on...

Oct 25, 2015 1:27 pm

Dan Henderson reveals his thoughts on the UFC/Reebok partnership

When Ultimate Fighting Championship inked an exclusive sponsorship deal with Reebok, fighters and fans alike were cautious to celebrate. The partnership restricts fighters from wearing any other sponsor other than Reebok to the octagon which limited the possible income of fighters across the board. Everybody from a debuting fighter to veterans like Miesha Tate have...

Oct 23, 2015 11:52 am

#FBF Hey, Bob Sapp’s head is calling you

Here is a #FBF video that should give you a chuckle, or just weird you out. Just when you think he can’t get any bigger, Sapp is seen even larger than life in this Japanese candy commercial. Sapp was a fan favorite in Japan when fighting for organizations such as Pride FC, K-1 and Dream...

Oct 22, 2015 11:58 am

Conor McGregor causing mayhem in Ireland!

The fans are packing the streets as the pride of Ireland is back in his home country. Conor McGregor posted this photo to Instagram where fans are lining up just to get a glimpse of the “The Notorious.” https://instagram.com/p/9JlxvpLzhY/ McGregor isn’t set to fight on the card at UFC Fight Night in Dublin, Ireland on...

Oct 21, 2015 6:29 pm

No event in the world can afford The Axe Murderer!

Former PRIDE champion and MMA legend, Wanderlei Silva (35-12-1), has not competed in mixed martial arts since March of 2013, when he scored a knockout victory over Brian Stann. “The Axe Murderer” is currently under suspension, this after he ran away from NSAC officials who were attempting to administer an unannounced drug test. Wanderlei recently spoke to...

Oct 21, 2015 7:27 am

Reebok’s new Ireland shirt enrages Irish fans

The Irish invasion has begun in MMA, and it all started with interim UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. Ahead of UFC Dublin this Saturday, where Joseph Duffy will square off against Dustin Poirier in the main event, Reebok released a new shirt showing a map of Ireland along with the description “Show your UFC territorial...

Oct 20, 2015 12:40 pm

Fedor to compete in Sambo tournament next month

Fedor Emelianenko will return to a combat sambo world tournament, which takes place November 25th in Monaco. Emelianenko, a four-time world combat sambo champion looks to get back to competition before making a return to MMA on December 31st. Tass.ru was the first to report that the Former Pride FC heavyweight champion would be entering...

Oct 19, 2015 1:13 pm

Vitor Belfort looking like a BEAST training for Dan Henderson — WATCH!

Vitor Belfort has been fighting professionally for nearly twenty years now and there is no doubt that his career and record are worthy of the UFC Hall of Fame one day. However, when he steps into the octagon to face Dan Henderson at “UFC Fight Night 77” in November, he has something to prove: Despite...

Oct 18, 2015 12:21 pm

‘I’m beating Vitor regardless of him being on drugs or not’

Dan Henderson is expected to meet Vitor Belfort for the third time in their careers in Brazil at “UFC Fight Night 77”. The fight is set to take place on November 7th and each fighter possess a victory over their opponent. “Hendo” thinks he has what it takes to handily defeat “The Phenom” this time...

Oct 15, 2015 11:15 am

Aldo Vows To Never Speak Of McGregor Following UFC 194

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is sick of talking about Conor McGregor and vows to never mention him again after they fight at UFC 194. The two men were scheduled to face off at UFC 189, before the champ had to pull out with a rib injury, which forced McGregor to step in and take...