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Jun 16, 2015 9:31 am

For Bellator’s Sake, The Golden State Warriors Better Win

Bellator President Scott Coker is a huge fan of the NBA’s Golden State Warriors, who are currently up 3-2 in the finals. Coker of course wants his team to win, as a fan, but he also has a little added motivation for rooting on is home team. If the Warriors win on Tuesday, then the...

Jun 16, 2015 9:18 am

TUF Winner Only Had $400 To His Name Before UFC 188

“I think less [than $400] bro. It means so much for me bro. I’ve been working hard. My last fight was in November. It’s a long time to fight this fight, but I’m so proud that I could be here and that means so much for me. That just Dana White just called me to...

Jun 16, 2015 9:04 am

BYE-BYE! Brazilian Taekwondo President Is Tired Of Anderson Silva’s Behavior

“That’s what I think. I’ll have a conversation with my board of directors, but it should be the natural course, because of his behavior. That is not the behavior of a person who says he owes a lot to taekwondo and wants to help the sport.” via Globo Esporte. That’s what the Brazilian Taekwondo Federation president,...

Jun 16, 2015 8:50 am

‘100% McGregor Can Submit Jose Aldo’

“He’s very good on the ground, and he’s even better when it’s grappling for MMA. That’s a lot of difference. You know, grappling or Jiu Jitsu is not the same as the wrestling and grappling in MMA, and he’s really good there. He’s got good submissions, he’s very fast and he can move in most...

Jun 16, 2015 8:45 am

Officials Kept Marquardt’s Coach From Stopping The Fight Sooner

“Taking needless damage is not good in this sport. The damage is when it affects your sharpness and the way you perform, and to see him take punishment, that’s longevity and him having kids.” “They grabbed me, and their concern was that people couldn’t see. I’m sitting there swearing at these guys, and they’re like,...

Jun 16, 2015 8:36 am

Frankie Edgar Who? Chad Mendes Has A Message For The Haters

Team Alpha Male’s Chad Mendes isn’t bothered by the ‘haters’ and has a message for them. Mendes took to his twitter to let everyone know that he is indeed the true number one contender in the featherweight division and and plans on being champion. He last fought and beat Ricardo Lamas in April, following that...

Jun 16, 2015 8:13 am

Paige VanZant’s Got Mad Love For ‘No Love’

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant is on the cusp of greatness. She’s a fan favorite who goes out there and leaves it all in the cage. She’s also one of the UFC’s faces of Reebok and catches the fans attention with her looks as well as her fighting. Needless to say, she’s a star in the...

Jun 16, 2015 8:03 am

Cain Velasquez Sends Apology To Fans

Let’s be honest, nobody likes losing. But can you imagine how it must feel to lose under the circumstances that former UFC champion Cain Velasquez lost? The AKA fighter was out for a while with injury, came back, fought in Mexico City, and got beat up. Everyone would agree that he just didn’t look like...

Jun 16, 2015 7:53 am

BEEF! Khabib: ‘Nate Diaz Is Easy Money, I Like Easy Money’

It just wouldn’t be a normal day without the whole UFC roster calling out one of the Diaz brothers. Right now it’s Nate Diaz who is in popular demand. Eddie Alvarez said he told Diaz he was next, for giving him dirty looks and now UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov would like to throw his hat...

Jun 16, 2015 7:31 am

Cormier Sends Special Message To Velasquez

UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier was in the corner for his teammate, Cain Velasquez’s fight. Unfortunately things didn’t do their way and Velasquez loss to Fabricio Werdum. Heading into UFC 188, American Kickboxing Academy, or AKA, were riding high with two UFC champions and Luke Rockhold announced as the next middleweight title challenger. There was...

Jun 16, 2015 7:14 am

Dos Santos: ‘I’m Coming For You Werdum’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos was in attendance this past Saturday, in Mexico City, to see who would come out with the belt between Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum. Dos Santo has fought and beaten both men, although Velasquez has since avenged that loss. In fact, he has knocked out both men and...

Jun 16, 2015 6:53 am

Conor McGregor’s Teammate Chased And Took Out A Gang Of Thieves

“I surprised myself during the whole thing as I slipped a punch I grabbed a high body lock then took the back and sunk in a rear naked choke on one guy. The second my neighbor Karl helped restrain him but I used shoulder lock and a grip on the culprits hoody in a bow...

Jun 16, 2015 6:42 am

Alvarez Slams Nate Diaz: ‘F*ck You! You’re F*cking Next!’

“Look, Nick and Nate, we’ve been pretty cool. I’ve seen them at other promotions. We crossed paths at DREAM before, Nick saw my nose bleeding and offered me some medicine to help out. They always seem like super respectful, nice dudes. Even Nate, I am cool with him. But, when I went there to Mexico,...

Jun 15, 2015 8:20 pm

Mark Hunt on His Next Fight: ‘I Don’t Deserve to Headline’

The last time Mark Hunt stepped into the octagon, he took a serious beating at the hands of top-contender Stipe Miocic. Despite the beatdown, fans still cheered Hunt back to his feet and cheered him on as he tried to fight back at the start of every round. Needless to say, Hunt has always been...

Jun 15, 2015 7:31 pm

Betting Odds! Kimbo Opens As Heavy Favorite Over Shamrock

Heavyweights Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock are slated to finally square off in the cage this Friday evening on Spike at Bellator 138. Bookies didn’t have a lot to work with on this main-event as both fighters haven’t been active in the MMA community lately, but the odds are in nonetheless! 5Dimes labels Kimbo Slice...

Jun 15, 2015 7:08 pm

Machida Predicts UFC Champ Weidman Will Defeat Rockhold

UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman made another successful title defense at UFC 187 when he made quick work of Vitor Belfort, defeating him in just one round. It didn’t take long for Dana White to announce that Luke Rockhold was next in line a shot at the gold, although a date has yet to be...

Jun 15, 2015 5:05 pm

CM Punk Talks UFC Debut: ‘I Wouldn’t Be Mad If It Was in 2016’

Since the announcement was made at the end of 2014, the mixed martial arts community has been buzzing about the details surrounding CM Punk’s UFC debut. Punk chose to train with Duke Roufus in Milwaukee, so he has the likes of Anthony Pettis and Ben Askren getting him ready for his octagon debut. When will...

Jun 15, 2015 4:11 pm

Werdum: ‘I Was Laughing Before Velasquez Tapped Out’

Fabricio Werdum went into enemy territory and walked out with the prize at “UFC 188”, and he did it all with a smile on his face. Cain Velasquez lost his UFC Heavyweight Championship Saturday when he essentially dove into a submission in the third round. As Werdum was fighting off a takedown, he caught Velasquez’s...

Jun 15, 2015 3:09 pm

Booking Roundup: Former WSOF Champion Set to Debut at UFC 190

It was a big week for Joe Silva as he worked his matchmaking-magic to create some interesting bouts for the near future. Catch up by checking out this week’s edition of our booking roundup! UFC Fight Night 69 Gets a Fight… Peter Sobotta was originally scheduled to face Sergio Moraes this Saturday, but Moraes was...

Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...