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Sep 24, 2015 12:21 am

Female Reporter Fails To Let Go Of Choke When Ronda Rousey Taps

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was currently in Melbourne, Australia to promote UFC 193 and her title fight against undefeated Holly Holm, which will go down on Nov. 14. Rousey was all over the place while there, doing interviews and press conferences and meeting with fans. She also stopped by the show ‘A Current Affair.’...

Sep 24, 2015 12:20 am

Joe Warren: ‘The Desire To Win Is Still There’

Former Bellator bantamweight champion Joe Warren lost his title to Marcus Galvao in March, when he verbally tapped to a knee bar in the second round. Now he’s set to return to action this weekend against L.C. Davis in the main event of Bellator 143. Ahead of that scrap Warren talked to MMAFighting and said...

Sep 24, 2015 12:02 am

Top 5 current UFC fighters from Pride

Back in the day Pride FC was all the rage. Once the UFC gained some popularity there was always that debate of who had the better fighters. Well a lot of those fighters eventually found themselves inside the octagon and a lot of them made major impacts on the UFC upon their arrival. Still, there...

Sep 24, 2015 12:01 am

Fedor Hangs With Pole Dancing Instructor

Fedor Emelianenko was in the house at this past Saturday’s Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event in San Jose, California and apparently took photos with everyone in the arena. I mean, it’s not everyday you run into an MMA legend like Fedor, so of course you’re going to ask to take a picture. One of the photos making...


Sep 23, 2015 8:49 pm

REPLAY! TUF: McGregor Vs. Faber –– Gruetzemacher vs. Sharma

On Wednesday night’s episode 3 of The Ultimate Fighter: McGregor vs. Faber, things got a little more tense. Faber and the TAM members watched TJ Dillashaw beat Renan Barao, but then that prompted McGregor to start picking at Faber about the Duane Ludwig situation. Also, during the night’s fight, between Chris Gruetzemacher and Sascha Sharma,...

Sep 23, 2015 8:00 pm

RECAP! ‘Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’ Ep. 3

Episode 2 Quick Recap: Urijah Faber’s “Team America” took control of the season with the first victory of the season when grappling-ace Ryan Hall submitted Frantz Slioa with ease. Faber announced tonight’s fight by announcing Chris Gruetzemacher of Peoria, AZ would square off with Sascha Sharma of Stuttgart, Germany. Tensions rose in the house and...

Sep 23, 2015 6:08 pm

UFC’s Aljamain Sterling: ‘I Might Have To Retire And Get A Full Time Job’

UFC bantamweight Aljamain Sterling is currently ranked 6 in the division, has a three fight win streak and two finishes. Yet, he’s not feeling so great about the way things are going right now. Sterling took to Instagram to vent his frustration. Sterling posted a photoshopped image of him saying that he might have to...

Sep 23, 2015 5:37 pm

Josh Thomson: Bellator Feels Like Family, UFC Not So Much

Former UFC lightweight and Strikeforce champion Josh Thomson made his promotional debut for Bellator MMA this past Saturday in front of his home crowd. It was a winning effort and afterwards Thomson had nothing but great things to say about his new boss and new promotion, which he considers to be like a family, something...

Sep 23, 2015 5:02 pm

Former Pride Boss: ‘Fedor’s Opponent Will Mean Something For Future Of MMA’

At this past Saturday’s Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event it was announced that Fedor Emelianenko will be headlining an event in Japan, put one by the former boss of PRIDE FC, Nobuyuki Sakakibara, on New Years Eve. The card will air on Spike TV. It seemed like the popular thought was that he’d finally sign with the...

Sep 23, 2015 12:46 pm

Late Injuries Shake Up This Weekends UFC Japan Fights

A proposed bantamweight bout between Norifumi Yamamoto (18-6 MMA) and Matt Hobar (9-3 MMA) has been scratched from this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 75 event in Japan, this after both fighters suffered undisclosed injuries in training. UFC.com reported the news earlier today. As a result, the fight card, which takes place at Japan’s Saitama Super...

Sep 23, 2015 8:44 am

Relive The Fastest KO In UFC History –– WATCH NOW!

Back in 2006 we saw the fastest KO in UFC history and it’s still as fun to watch today as it was back then. Duane “Bang” Ludwig took on Jonathan Goulet at UFC Fight Night 3 January 16, 2006 and forever put his name in the record books, until someone else gets a 5 second...

Sep 23, 2015 6:15 am

Gustafsson Talks Reebok Deal, Says It’s ‘Sad To See’ Young Fighters Losing Money

UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson will once again fight for the title when he takes on Daniel Cormier at UFC 192, which goes down on Oct. 3. It will be the second time Gustafsson will challenge for the title, having already fought and loss to former champ Jon Jones. Gustafsson’s quite possibly the UFC’s biggest...

Sep 23, 2015 5:58 am

Fedor: I’m Very Happy To Come Back And To Fight In Japan

There was a strange feeling in the air when Bellator said they wold have a major announcement during their live broadcast this past Saturday. With Fedor Emelianenko in attendance many wondered if it had anything to do with him, even though both him and Bellator president Scott Coker had said he will not be signing...

Sep 23, 2015 5:44 am

Paul Daley A Two-Sport Champion? –– ‘If They Give Me The Chance I’ll Do It’

Bellator MMA welterweight Paul Daley fought in the GLORY kickboxing ring this past Saturday at ‘Dynamite.’ He took on Fernando Gomez, who put up a tough fight but ultimately lost to Daley via unanimous decision. Daley is already in line for a shot at Bellator’s welterweight title but recently said he’d be more than willing...

Sep 23, 2015 5:25 am

Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Medical Report: Nine Fighters Face Possible 6 Month Suspensions

This past Saturday we finally got to see what Bellator’s ‘Dynamite’ event would actually look like. There were a lot of questions leading into the cross promoted event, featuring both MMA fights in a cage and GLORY kickboxing matches in a ring. The night also featured an old school one-night tournament in which former UFC...

Sep 23, 2015 5:10 am

Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Breaks Records But Disappoints With Low Ratings

So there’s some good news and some not so good news when it comes to Bellator’s ‘Dynamite’ event this past Saturday. The event, which featured GLORY kickboxing and MMA action also had a four-man, one-night light heavyweight tournament, debuts of Josh Thomson and Phil Davis, and a main event between champ Liam McGeary and Tito...

Sep 23, 2015 4:50 am

Josh Barnett On Fedor: ‘I Knew He Was Not Going To Go To The UFC’

UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett will face off with Roy Nelson this Saturday in Japan. Just this past Saturday we found out that another MMA heavyweight will be headlining a big card in Japan. Yes during Bellator ‘Dynamite’ it was announced that Fedor Emelianenko would be returning from retirement and headlining a New Years Eve event...

Sep 23, 2015 4:29 am

‘Cowboy’ Goes Off On McGregor –– ‘You Can Bl*w Me Like A Hot Cup Of Soup’

The feud between UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor and lightweight title challenger Donald Cerrone seems like it has just began. Things really kicked off at the UFC’s ‘GO BIG’ press conference, where McGregor took over and started talking trash to basically every other fighter on the stage, including Cerrone. McGregor talked about going up...

Sep 23, 2015 3:52 am

Former Champ Johny Hendricks Looking Ripped Two Weeks Ahead Of Fight

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is only two weeks out from his fight with Tyron Woodley, taking place at UFC 192, in Houston, TX. Hendricks was expected for a while to be getting the next title shot, a trilogy fight with champion Robbie Lawler. However the UFC pulled a quick one and gave the...

Sep 23, 2015 3:42 am

Josh Barnett’s Favorite Pride Fight –– WATCH!

UFC heavyweight contender Josh Barnett (33-7 MMA) will fight in Japan for the first time since 2010 this weekend, when he squares off with Roy Nelson (20-11 MMA) in the headlining bout of UFC Fight Night 75. Barnett became a superstar in Japan while fighting under the PRIDE banner, posting a record of 6-3 with...

Sep 23, 2015 1:25 am

In First Bellator Fight Thomson Made 7 Times More In Sponsor Pay Than With Reebok

Former UFC lightweight Josh Thomson made his Bellator debut this past Saturday at the ‘Dynamite’ event and won, submitting Mike Bronzoulis in the third round. Thomson has had nothing but great things to say about his new home and apparently, according to MMAFighting, he also faired much better with sponsorship money than he would have...

Sep 23, 2015 12:51 am

UFC Strawweight Randa Markos Details Horrific Childhood –– ‘I Hated Life’

UFC strawweight and TUF 20 cast member Randa Markos is currently 1-1 in the UFC and 5-2 overall. She’s coming off of a win in her last fight, a decision over Aisling Daly back in April. She recently spoke with Sydnie Jones of Bleacher Report and documented a challenging childhood, full of chaos and violence....

Sep 23, 2015 12:51 am

Cyborg’s Doing Whatever It Takes To Make Weight –– Even Pole Dancing!

Invcita FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is supposedly making the drop to 140 pounds for her next fight in the organization. That would be the first step towards an eventually attempt to make 135 pounds. Right now that looks like it will be the only way she’ll ever get a shot at UFC bantamweight champion...

Sep 23, 2015 12:48 am

UFC Champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk Stuns In New Photo Shoot

The UFC’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk is an absolute killer in the cage, destroying her opponents with her brutal striking. Just look at her last two fights, against Jessica Penne, where she left her a bloody mess and former champ Carla Esparza, who she dominated to take the belt. Now, she’s set to face off...

Sep 23, 2015 12:44 am

Bellator Champ Pulls Off Hilarious Videobomb During Phil Davis Interview

At this past Saturday’s Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event the light heavyweight champion Liam McGeary successfully defended his belt, submitting MMA vet Tito Ortiz with an inverted triangle. The fight started out with Ortiz getting an early takedown and it looked like it was going to be a classic Tito fight, full of ground and pound and...