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Jul 21, 2015 8:35 am

Tate And Caraway To Corner Each Other At UFC on FOX 16

Miesha Tate and Bryan Caraway will have multiple duties at this weekend’s UFC on FOX 16 event. Both members of the MMA power couple are scheduled to compete at the event, but they will also engage in corner duties for each other. “Cupcake” is scheduled to fight Jessica Eye in the evening’s co-main event, with...

Jul 21, 2015 8:13 am

Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Chris Wade set for UFC Fight Night 74

A lightweight bout featuring Olivier Aubin-Mercier (6-1 MMA) taking on Chris Wade (10-1 MMA) is the latest addition to next month’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Saskatoon. UFC officials announced the booking yesterday. Olivier Aubin-Mercier will be looking to extend his current win streak to three in a row when he squares off with...

Jul 21, 2015 7:23 am

Coach: ‘Rothwell and Hunt Perfect Fights for Mir’

  “Okay, so there’s a couple that I can see being great right now. I think Ben Rothwell will be a phenomenal fight. He’s inside the top 10 right now, he’s looking for a high-profile opponent. He wants to get his face out there and he wants to get on the map. I think he’s...

Jul 21, 2015 6:55 am

Thales Leites: ‘I Made Too Many Mistakes’

  “To be honest, I was very angry at myself. I made too many mistakes. Bisping fought very well, he’s used to fight five rounds and it was only my second time. He used his space in the Octagon very well.” “My gameplan was to strike with him. I even tried to take him down...


Jul 21, 2015 6:20 am

CM Punk: ‘My Fight Will Sell Itself, I Don’t Need To’

“I feel my fight already sells itself. There’s a curiosity factor, but I don’t think I’ll be that guy that manufactures some kind of phony beef to try to sell a fight.” “If I fight somebody I generally dislike, then it’s on.” That’s what CM Punk had to say to MMAJunkie about hyping up his...

Jul 21, 2015 5:15 am

Johny Hendricks Will Wait For Rubber Match With Lawler

“Because, realistically, look at my last couple of years. I fight in March, it’s either the 14th, 15th or the 16th. And I always fight in either late-November or early-December. So realistically it’s playing perfect for my timeline. So there’s things I can get better on. Yeah, my weight went well. There’s just some things,...

Jul 21, 2015 4:33 am

‘Reebok Deal Won’t Impact Fedor’s Decision’

“I’m not sure, but I don’t think it’s going to be a big problem because I think Rebook is interested in Fedor as well as the UFC. I think if they really want this they will find some ways.” Fedor Emelianenko’s former manager Vadim Finkelchtein talked to Submission Radio about Fedor’s return and said that...

Jul 21, 2015 3:28 am

Report! Former Muay Thai Champ Was Executed By ISIS

A report came out not to long ago that former Muay Thai champion Valdet Gashi, who decided to leave Germany to go join the terrorist group ISIS, was killed in an airstrike. Now, another report, from Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, states that he was actually executed by ISIS for trying to escape. Check out...

Jul 21, 2015 2:58 am

Last Day Of Sparring For Bethe And Ronda — Here’s What They Look Like

UFC champion Ronda Rousey and challenger Bethe Correia are finished with sparring ahead of their scrap at UFC 190 and both took to social media to share the special moment with their fans. Check it out below! Last days of sparring… Last adjustments being made #UFC190 #Aug1st #andSTILL Pic by @hansgutknecht A photo posted by...

Jul 21, 2015 1:25 am

Diego Sanchez Calls For Dream Match Between Silva And Fedor

UFC fighter Diego Sanchez has given his thoughts on Fedor Emelianenko returning and says he wants him to fight former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. This would be perhaps the biggest fight the UFC could make, however there are some minor details that would have to be figured out first. Obviously, Fedor is not with...

Jul 21, 2015 1:00 am

Cubs Minor Leaguer Has The Hots For Rousey, Leaves Her A Ticket Every Game

It looks like UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has caught the eye of another athlete. First it was Ohio State QB Cardale Jones, now it’s Chicago Cubs minor league player Anthony Giansanti. The baseball player has left a ticket for Rousey to come to his games, but she has yet to do so. Check out...

Jul 21, 2015 12:36 am

Cerrone And Dos Anjos Go At It, Accuse Each Other Of Steroids And Being Drunk

  Things are starting to get interesting between UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and number one contender Donald Cerrone. The two are set to fight each other, whenever Dos Anjos heals up, but Cerrone has been very vocal with his distain towards waiting so long to fight. A fan asked Cerrone on Twitter when...

Jul 21, 2015 12:33 am

Dana To RDS — ‘Don’t Argue With Canadian West Side G’s On Twitter’

UFC president Dana White took a little time out of his day to jump in on a Twitter beef between lightweight Donald Cerrone and champion Rafael dos Anjos. He didn’t try to calm things between the two fighters or anything like that, instead he wanted to warn the champ about arguing with “White goofy people...

Jul 21, 2015 12:13 am

WSOF Champ Hanging With… Uhm… Beyonce?

World Series of Fighting featherweight champion and member of Team Alpha Male Lance Palmer is currently in Las Vegas, helping Urijah Faber on the new season of TUF. Looks like while he was in Sin City he ran into a few celebrities. ‘The Party’ took to Twitter to show his run-in with superstar Beyonce….wait…oh no…uhm…never...

Jul 21, 2015 12:13 am

Is That Conor McGregor? Super Fan Gets Tatted Up

  There are fans, then there are people like this guy. Look, if you really want to get a tattoo of your favorite athlete or fighter or whatever, maybe just go for like a small one or something, oh and maybe make sure it actually looks like the person. This guy went and got a...

Jul 21, 2015 12:01 am

Werdum & Wanderlei Go To WAR… In Photoshop!

Wanderlei Silva and UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum are going at it on social media, sort of. The two have posted photoshopped photos of each other, poking fun. Silva shared one of an ‘oversized’ Werdum and the champ shared one of Wandy enjoying the comfort of a ‘happy face’. Check it out! @werdum em off?...

Jul 21, 2015 12:01 am

Chris Weidman And Adam Sandler Battle It Out

You know you’ve made it when you’re hanging out with Billy Madison and Paul Blart. UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman seems to be enjoying the perks of being one of the sports biggest names. Over the weekend he took to Instagram to share a few pictures of himself hanging out with actors Kevin James and...

Jul 21, 2015 12:01 am

Who You Gonna Call? Cat Zingano!

UFC bantamweight Cat Zingano hasn’t fought since losing to champion Ronda Rousey in 14 seconds on Feb. 28. There has been no word on when, where or who she will be fighting next, but in the meantime it looks like she’s trying to get into the movie business, maybe. Zingano posted a picture on social...

Jul 21, 2015 12:01 am

LOL! Wanderlei Shares ‘Oversized’ Pic Of Werdum

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is currently taking a little break, before coming back to defend his belt. An opponent has yet to be announced for Werdum, so he’s currently enjoying some down time. His buddy Wanderlei Silva, took to Instagram and shared a (photoshopped) picture of Werdum looking a little out-of-shape. Check it out!...

Jul 20, 2015 8:57 pm

Conor McGregor Wants the UFC to “Line Them Up”

Whether fans like it or not, the UFC has made it official: Conor McGregor sits atop the UFC feather division alongside champion Jose Aldo. McGregor may have the interim-belt, but he is ready to defend his championship against anybody the UFC puts in front of him. He has already defeated the likes of Chad Mendes,...

Jul 20, 2015 8:38 pm

UFC Fight Night 71 Medical Report: 9 Fighters Suspended for a Potential 6 Months

UFC Fight Night 71 was the perfect middle of the week break for mixed martial arts fans and we were treated to highlight-reel main-event knockout. Oddly enough, Todd Duffee is not among the six fighters who could be sitting on the sidelines for six months! Tony Ferguson was in an absolute war with Josh Thomson...

Jul 20, 2015 6:38 pm

Ex-Manager: ‘UFC has a big chance of signing Fedor’

Fedor Emelianenko signing with the UFC used to be something that could only be achieved in MMA fans’ dreams. Now, it is looking like it could actually become a reality. Emelianenko is now the hottest free agent in mixed martial arts and there is no doubt that the likes of M-1 and Bellator will be...

Jul 20, 2015 5:46 pm

“Cyborg” Interested in Super Fight with Miesha Tate

The rivalry between Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and the women of the UFC just got interesting. Miesha Tate has already expressed interest in a super fight with Invicta FC Featherweight Champion “Cyborg”. In order for this to happen, both ladies would have to meet in the middle for a catchweight bout at 140. “Cyborg” has always...

Jul 20, 2015 5:04 pm

Dominick Cruz Gives Timetable for Return to UFC

Dominick Cruz has suffered an unfortunate series of events that has forced him to sit on the sidelines far too many times, for far too long. WEC was absorbed by the UFC in 2011 and Cruz was brought into the promotion as their first bantamweight champion. He successfully defended his championship twice before suffering a...

Jul 20, 2015 4:14 pm

UFC Fight Night 71 Payout Report: Duffee Earns $12,000 for Main Event Bout

Todd Duffee’s first trip into a UFC main event did not end well, to say the least. The heavyweight kept the fight standing and traded shots with long-time veteran Frank Mir and was holding his ground. Duffee fired off a wild shot that left him susceptible to a counter and Mir dropped him like a...

Jul 20, 2015 3:07 pm

Ronda Rousey: ‘Cyborg will fall into obscurity without me’

The dream match between Ronda Rousey and Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino is so close, yet so far, from happening. UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Rousey is set to defend her title at UFC 190 against Bethe Correia. Even though Miesha Tate and Jessica Eye’s fight this weekend could decide the next challenger, there is still a possibility...

Jul 20, 2015 2:45 pm

UFC Cutman: ‘Reebok/UFC Deal Could Push Us to Boxing’

It turns out the partnership between UFC and Reebok will be hurting more than just the fighters. Late in 2014, UFC announced they had signed an exclusive sponsorship deal with Reebok that would benefit the fighters. The men and women of the UFC didn’t get too excited as details behind the deal were yet to...

Jul 20, 2015 2:27 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Michael Bisping’s Win Gets Ignored

Michael Bisping and Thales Leites clashed in the main event of UFC Fight Night 72. Even though Bisping came out on top, his ranking in the middleweight division did not change at all as he remained at #9. Anderson Silva continues to drop in the pound for pound rankings, this week dropping TWO spots to...