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Oct 13, 2014 10:18 am

QUICK TWITT: Prototype For Conor McGregor Shoe Revealed

Conor McGregor revealed via Twitter the prototype for a new shoe that is being released by his sponsors, Dethrone Royalty for his ‘Stay Ready’ line of apparel. Check it out: Working on prototype's for the new shoe!! #ComingSoon @Dethrone Stay Ready!!! pic.twitter.com/b2vh9Qwz31 — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) October 13, 2014

Oct 13, 2014 9:40 am

Vitor Belfort Calls For Interim Title Belt Again

Vitor Belfort was scheduled to fight Chris Weidman at UFC 181, but after the champ was forced to postpone the bout due to a fractured hand, and unable to train for 6 weeks, Belfort began calling for an interim belt. He spoke to MMAFighting to again reiterate his belief that the UFC should have an...

Oct 13, 2014 9:26 am

Vitor Belfort Plans To ‘Surprise’ Opponents Who Doubt Him

Vitor Belfort hasn’t fought in the Octagon since November of 2013, when he knocked out Dan Henderson with a head kick in the 1st round of their UFC Fight Night main event bout. Some time following the win, TRT was banned, leaving many to question if Vitor would be able to perform at the same...

Oct 13, 2014 8:48 am

Manuwa No Longer Idolizes Shogun Ahead Of UFC FN 56 Bout

Jimi Manuwa admits that before he started training, he idolized MMA legend Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua. However, after the two signed to fight in the main event of UFC Fight Night 56 on November 8th, that changed. Manuwa spoke with MMAJunkie about what it will be like fighting someone whom he looked up to. “He was...

Oct 13, 2014 8:37 am

Get To Know Andrei Arlovski And His Best Friend, Maximus

Get to know UFC heavyweight Andrei Arlovski outside of the cage in this interview with the fighter about his dog, and best friend, Maximus. MMAFighting’s E. Casey Leydon will be speaking with several UFC fighters about their relationships with their dog’s.

Oct 13, 2014 7:49 am

EXCLUSIVE | Sgt. Ruben Perez, From Rags to Jabs

Over the past eight months I have gotten to know Ruben Perez (6-0) and his family fairly well. I have had the chance to meet and talk to some great fighters over the past few years but I can’t say that I have ever met a better person than Ruben. I continue to call him...

Oct 12, 2014 9:16 pm

EXCLUSIVE | Frank Lester Slams Team Alpha Male Over ‘Eargate’ Allegations

This weekend, Team Alpha Male’s DJ Roberson fought Frank Lester, ultimately after 3 rounds the bout went to Frank Lester via split decision. Team Alpha Male took to Twitter to cry foul, saying Lester bit Roberson’s ear during the fight, posting pictures of the injury, as well as a picture of the incident. Loading Last...

Oct 12, 2014 8:47 pm

Commission Suspicious Of Ryan Ford’s Pre-WSOF 14 Broken Arm

Earlier today it was revealed that Ryan Ford fought Jake Shields in the main event of WSOF 14 with a broken forearm, an injury that was allegedly confirmed just 10 days before his bout with Shields. The Edmonton Combative Sports Commission is speaking out about the lack of a possibility of Ford fighting with a...

Oct 12, 2014 8:37 pm

S&P Downgrades Zuffa Credit Rating After Rough 2014

The UFC has fallen under criticism this year for what some are saying is ‘over saturation’ of the sport, running events nearly every week, sometimes more than one a day. According to MMA Payout Reports, Standard and Poor’s (S&P) has officially downgraded Zuffa’s credit from BB to BB-, a rating they have held since 2010....

Oct 12, 2014 4:19 pm

Joe Schilling Explains “Schoolyard Fight” With Nick Diaz

Joe Schilling is one of the most feared Kickboxers in the world. So naturally when he sparred against Nick Diaz, who is an extremely intimidating fighter, the two clashed, and things were intense. After the sparring session however, Schilling and Diaz became friends, even to the point that Schilling will be heading to Stockton to...

Oct 12, 2014 4:12 pm

Phil Davis ‘The Brazilian Killer’ 2.0?

Phil Davis is gearing up for his UFC 179 co-main event bout against Glover Teixeira in just under two weeks. The bout will take place in Brazil, something Davis is familiar, and comfortable with. The Brazilian crowd is widely considered to be one of the rowdiest crowds in MMA, second only to the Irish fans....

Oct 12, 2014 4:01 pm

Dunham vs. Damm Set For UFC 182 In Vegas

The UFC has announced that Evan Dunham and Rodrigo Damm will meet in the Octagon on January 3rd in Las Vegas for UFC 182. Dunham will be riding a 3-fight losing streak into the bout, most recently dropping a TKO loss to Edson Barboza back in July at UFC Fight Night Cerrone vs. Miller. Damm...

Oct 12, 2014 3:47 pm

QUICK TWITT: Fans React To Mike Goldberg’s NFL Commentating

Longtime UFC commentator Mike Goldberg stepped into the broadcasting booth for the NFL to call a game between the Minnesota Vikings and Detroit Lions earlier today…and fans haven’t been too happy with the result. Ronnie Milsap would be a more competent play-by-play voice than what FOX has given us this afternoon. — The Daily Norseman...

Oct 12, 2014 3:28 pm

Max Holloway Wants 5th Fight In 2014

Max Holloway has already become the youngest fighter in UFC history to reach 10 bouts with the promotion, but he isn’t content sitting out for much longer. At just 22-years old, Holloway has compiled a 7-3 UFC record, that has only seen him drop defeats to #5 ranked Conor McGregor, #7 ranked Dustin Poirier, and...

Oct 12, 2014 3:07 pm

PHOTO | Rich Franklin Earns BJJ Black Belt

Former UFC champion Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin earned his BJJ Black Belt earlier this week, and captured the moment on Twitter, thanking his coaches and teammates. Got my black belt today from @JorgeGurgel. Thanks to all the guys who helped me train over the years! pic.twitter.com/7yWQGRZH2L — Rich Franklin (@RichFranklin) October 10, 2014 Franklin, who is...

Oct 12, 2014 9:55 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros React To Jake Shields Win At WSOF 14

Last night at WSOF 14, Jake Shields fought for the first time since being cut by the UFC. Shields fought Ryan Ford in the main event of the card, and won via submission. (Watch the highlights HERE) MMA pros took to Twitter to respond to the win. #WSOF14: HERE WE GO!!!! IT IS TIME FOR...

Oct 12, 2014 9:36 am

Ryan Ford Fought Jake Shields With Broken Arm

WSOF 14 main event fighter Ryan Ford revealed that he broke his arm on September 30th, just 12 days before fighting Jake Shields last night. His words via a private video, which was transcribed by MMAJunkie. “Today is Oct. 2, Thursday. Part of this game is putting your body through hard work. And unfortunately, two...

Oct 12, 2014 8:54 am

WSOF Fighter Details The Time He Choked Out A Robber

WSOF fighter Matt Baker picked up an armbar win in his WSOF 14 fight last night, but that may not have been the most intense part of his training camp. Just several months before the fight his house was invaded by a robber. He recounted the incident to MMAFighting. “The first thing I thought is...

Oct 12, 2014 8:40 am

PHOTO | Christy Mack Posts Update On Recovery

In August news broke that former Bellator MMA fighter War Machine had brutally beaten his ex-girlfriend, Christy Mack, leaving her with broken ribs, a fractured orbital, ruptured liver, broken nose, and several other injuries (Read about that HERE). War Machine insisted his innocence, and as a result, went on the run, prompting Dog The Bounty...