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Aug 2, 2015 12:13 am

Brawl You Don’t Know About — Police called to Second Diaz/Nurmagomedov Fight

World Series of Fighting may have played second fiddle to the Ultimate Fighting Championship in terms of viewership, but people are still talking about what went down behind the scenes at “WSOF 22” in Las Vegas. The Diaz Camp was involved in an altercation with Khabib Nurmagomedov and his crew near the seating outside of...

Aug 1, 2015 10:15 pm

BRAWL! Diaz Brothers vs. Khabib & Company at WSOF 22 in Vegas

World Series of Fighting rivaled UFC on Saturday night with “WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields” in one of the most controversial fights in company history. It is well known that Palhares has the reputation amongst the fight community that he holds onto submission holds too long and tonight was no different; After Shields had submitted...

Aug 1, 2015 10:00 am

“WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields” Full Results

World Series of Fighting 22 is set to take place at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada! WSOF Welterweight Champion Rousimar Palhares will finally get to step into the ring with Jake Shields to prove who the better grappler truly is. Marlon Moraes will also defend his bantamweight championship against Sheymon...

Aug 1, 2015 5:18 am

Hector Lombard Forced To Pull Out Of Competition

Looks like Hector Lombard will not be competing at Five Grappling Tournament. He notified tournament officials that he has to pull out due to injury. Early indications seem to point toward a minor injury as Lombard has announced a seminar tour in South Africa for next week. It remains unclear if Lombard will compete at...

Aug 1, 2015 4:54 am

COACH: ‘Rousey Could Win World Boxing Title’

“I know she can do it. I know she wins the boxing world title. Ronda has nothing to prove to me. I know what kind of fighter I have on my hands.” That’s what Ronda Rousey’s coach, Edmond Tarverdyan, said to MMAFighting about his fighters stand up abilities. Rousey hasn’t shown much striking in the...

Aug 1, 2015 4:33 am

Gina Carano And ‘Cyborg’ Meet Again At Lion Fight 23

Cris Cyborg derailed the Gina Carano hype train back in the day but now, six years later, it seems as though they couldn’t be happier to meet again. The two ran into each other while at Lion Fight 23. Check it out! https://instagram.com/criscyborg/ 6 years later ☺️ .@criscyborg and still one of the nicest people...

Aug 1, 2015 4:00 am

‘Big Nog’ Predicts Fight Of The Night Against Stefan Struve

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira is prepared to step into the octagon against his biggest opponent to date in Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve. While the former PRIDE Heavyweight Champion has fought in several fights against tall opponents, nobody matches up to the seven foot tall monster that is Struve. Despite the height difference, “Big Nog” not only predicts...

Aug 1, 2015 2:00 am

Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve Completely Dwarves “Bigfoot”!

Antonio Silva’s nickname isn’t “Bigfoot” for no reason; the heavyweight is an absolute giant. At 6’4″ tall with a jaw the size of a truck, Silva is used to intimidating normal sized people with his physical prowess. There are only a handful of men in this world that can make “Bigfoot” look like a child,...

Jul 31, 2015 5:16 pm

Roddy Piper On Passing ‘Rowdy’ On To Rousey

Sad news just recently hit the web, reporting that pro wrestling icon ‘Rowdy’ Ronda Rousey has passed away at the age of 61. Piper was defiantly one of the best in the wrestling world, but he also had major ties to MMA. The name ‘Rowdy’ for instance can be seen and heard tomorrow night, as...

Jul 31, 2015 4:28 pm

RIP ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper––Wrestling Legend Dies At 61

Professional wrestling icon and the man who gave UFC champion Ronda Rousey her ‘Rowdy’, Roddy Piper, has died. According to TMZ Sports, the wrestling superstar passed away on Thursday night in his home due to cardiac arrest. Roderick George Toombs, his real name, was found in his home on Friday. He was 61 years-old. In...

Jul 31, 2015 4:10 pm

Werdum Wants A Piece Of That McGregor vs. Aldo Money

“I want to fight on the Aldo vs. McGregor card. Fans want to watch this fight, so I’m willing to fight there.” “For sure, I would be down to fight in the co-main event. There’s a lot of expectation for this fight between Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo, it will get a lot of attention....

Jul 31, 2015 3:09 pm

Thiago Alves Will Drop To 155, Eyes 2015 Fight

Thiago Alves will be making a move in weight classes. He’s dropping from welterweight (170) to lightweight (155). UFC Tonight reported the news, also saying that Alves would like to make his lightweight debut sometime this year. It’s kind of odd to think about, considering he’s had issues making the welterweight weight limit and actually...

Jul 31, 2015 1:42 pm

Pederneiras Talks Barao Moving To Featherweight And Aldo’s Return

  “For now, we haven’t talked about whether he stays at this weight, or goes up. We’ll have that talk next week.” “I feel Barao fought at a level way below his potential. He wasn’t able to perform in the way we saw during training. One positive would be that, even though Barao was very...

Jul 31, 2015 1:21 pm

Vitor Belfort — ‘1 More Title Run… Maybe I’ll Go To 170’

Former UFC Champion and multiple time title challenger Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort is coming off a devastating title fight loss to Chris Weidman. With that defeat fresh on his mind, Belfort only wants one thing… To make one more title run. At the ripe young age for 38, Brazil’s Belfort talked to BJPENN.COM’s  Layzie The Savage...

Jul 31, 2015 1:10 pm

WSOF 22 Will Feature A Live Music Act

Venezuelan superstar and eOne music artist DJ Zardonic will be in Las Vegas this Saturday night, August 1st for the World Series of Fighting 22 event, live on NBC Sports Network from the Planet Hollywood Hotel & Casino. The WSOF has put together a special treat for fans as the world-renowned DJ will put his...

Jul 31, 2015 12:58 pm

Palhares: ‘I Don’t Need To Talk Trash, I Just Do Work’

“I’m here for work. It doesn’t matter what the guy puts on social media.” I’m prepared for the fight, and I’m a champion. It doesn’t matter what the other guy says or writes on Twitter. “Everybody talks a lot, but what’s important for me is to do work, and I know on Saturday, I’ll show...

Jul 31, 2015 12:51 pm

Sky Is Blue, Grass Is Green, And Underdog Bethe Is Still Talking Cr*p

“They’ve built her up to be this invincible fighter from the United States that no one is going to be able to beat. I’m going to show that’s a farce, and I’m going to beat her.” “I believe in myself. I’m going to go in there and beat her. I think I can overcome all...

Jul 31, 2015 10:59 am

Former Champ Benson Henderson Looks For November Return

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson is hoping to be back in the octagon by November. That’s according to reports from UFC Tonight, who say ‘Smooth’ is looking to step back in to the octagon sometime in around November and would like to get a spot on the UFC event being held in South Korea...

Jul 31, 2015 10:51 am

Bethe Correia’s Mom Told Her To Break Rousey’s Jaw

“My mother told me the same thing. ‘Please, finish this fight in 10 seconds. Knock her out, break her jaw’. It’s a mom thing. No mom wants to see a daughter get beat up, get hurt, and Ronda’s mom thinks about it. It’s easier to go for a takedown and lock an armbar, you don’t...

Jul 31, 2015 10:10 am

Ronda Rousey Explains Why She’s Afraid Of Fighting

“I get nervous, but I don’t get scared like fighting. I get scared of fighting, because the worst that could happen is that I could die or get permanently maimed or become a quadriplegic for the rest of my life. Man, it’s serious. And the worst thing that could happen here is what? Someone could...

Jul 31, 2015 10:03 am

Diego Sanchez Books First Featherweight Fight

UFC veteran Diego Sanchez is making another drop in weight and will give the featherweight division a try. The TUF season one cast member took to Twitter to let fans know that a fight has been book and the contract is in. He wasn’t able to release who or when yet, but did use the...

Jul 31, 2015 9:58 am

Bellator MMA Signs Heavyweight Justin Wren

  Fighter signing news came out today from Bellator MMA, who just inked a deal with heavyweight Justin Wren. Wren hasn’t fought in 5 years, after leaving the sport, but has returned and looks forward to starting things back up in the Bellator cage. Via Bellator Press Release: Justin Wren walked away from a promising...

Jul 31, 2015 9:23 am

Ronda Rousey: ‘It Was So Easy To Cheat’

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey recently talked about the new UFC drug policy, revealing that she has been tested randomly three times ahead of UFC 190. Rousey also said that she’s happy about the stricter testing because when she first came into UFC she was shocked at how easy it was for fighters to cheat....

Jul 31, 2015 6:50 am

Judo World Champion Eyes Possible MMA Career

“I like MMA and I think it’s cool, but I have to train to see how it is. I don’t know I’ll know how to punch someone in the face or be punched in the face. I have never been punched in the face in my life, so I have to see if it would...

Jul 31, 2015 6:31 am

Jake Shields: ‘The Reebok Deal Really Hurt A lot Of People’

“I’m definitely glad I’m not dealing with this right now. It’s nice to be getting sponsors at WSOF. The situation is good for guys like me because it means there are more sponsors available outside of the UFC, but it sucks for all of my friends in the UFC. A lot of guys are barely...

Jul 31, 2015 5:53 am

Carlos Condit: ‘I deserve the title shot’

“I sure hope so. I think I deserve to be. I think the fight between Robbie Lawler and myself is the fight that people want to see, regardless of the rankings. It’s not a done deal but I think that’s the fight that’s going to happen.” UFC welterweight Carlos Condit told Chael Sonnen, while on...

Jul 31, 2015 5:00 am

Bones Knows! Former Champ Jon Jones Gives Life Advice To Kids

Well here’s our first look at former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones out in public, basically since he was suspended by the UFC. Apparently he’s doing well and can be seen here working with a Boys and Girls club. ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction