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Mar 17, 2015 1:02 pm

Erick Silva: “I will beat whoever is in front of me”

“My first opponent (Saunders) is 6’3″, a southpaw and mainly a kickboxer. Koscheck, however, is shorter than me, orthodox and a wrestler. That’s a huge difference when it comes to practice. Strategically, we had to make some changes, but it won’t be a major problem, because I’ve fought guys like him before. I train everything,...

Mar 17, 2015 1:01 pm

Brown Assault Case Back Under Review By Prosecutors

Top UFC welterweight fighter Matt Brown was recently involved in the alleged beating of a high-school janitor his jiu jitsu coach. Local police opted to not file charges due to a lack of evidence, and Brown proclaimed his innocence to the world. Fast forward a week, and the alleged victim in the case isn’t letting...

Mar 17, 2015 12:57 pm

Holdsworth Suffering From Post-Concussion Syndrome, Return Date Unknown

Ultimate Fighter Season 18 winner, and Team Alpha Male fighter Chris Holdsworth hasn’t seen the inside of the Octagon since May of 2014. The undefeated prospect, has been out nearly a year, and has no timetable on a return, due to a battle with post-concussion syndrome. MMAFighting.com has it: “I cut all that weight. I...

Mar 17, 2015 12:50 pm

‘I Think I Broke Her Before The Fight’

“I think I break her. She didn’t know what to expect. Maybe she thought that I am crazy. I am really nice. But not in the cage. I told her I like her. She’s still good fighter. I hope we’re gonna meet each other in the future. That’s all. I feel like I’m still sleeping,...


Mar 17, 2015 12:43 pm

Coach: ‘It’s not everyday someone dominates Pettis like that’

“Rafael is a great athlete, I love to work with him. We’ve been going strong together for the past 10 years. Most of my fighters enter fights as underdogs, but we use that as motivation. We knew how to beat Pettis in every aspect of the game, and everything we practiced led us to this...

Mar 17, 2015 12:35 pm

Cyborg To Ronda: ‘I’ll beat you down like your name was Carla Esparza’

The war of words continues between Cris Cyborg and Team Rousey. The latest to throw a match on the already blazing fire of rivalry is Cris Cyborg, who left this nice little note on twitter. Check it: Saw @ufc champion @joannamma fight! @RondaRousey you don't need to lose the belt, for me to beat you...

Mar 17, 2015 11:42 am

Medical Suspensions Report: UFC 185 Edition

The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation has revealed its list of UFC suspended fighters, following last Saturday’s UFC 185 event in Dallas. All combatants will be forced to serve out the minimum term for precautionary reasons, however five men were suspended indefinitely, and will require medical clearance to resume training. UFC 185 took place...

Mar 17, 2015 11:20 am

Shlemenko Fails Drug Test in California

The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has confirmed, through multiple outlets, that former Bellator middleweight champion, Alexander Shlemenko has failed his pre-fight drug test for his Bellator 133 appearance. The State of California will not disclose the substances Shlemenko failed for, citing privacy laws, but have confirmed they will be seeking a suspension and fine....

Mar 17, 2015 11:07 am

Liam McGeary Signs Multi-Year Contract Extension With Bellator

Less than a month after making history becoming the first-ever British World Champion in a major MMA organization, Liam McGeary (10-0) has signed a multi-fight, multi-year contract extension with Bellator MMA. Born in England, but now living in the Bronx, NY where he trains with Renzo Gracie, Liam McGeary set a promotional record for most...

Mar 17, 2015 4:59 am

Formiga Eyeing Cejudo Scrap In Mexico City

Nova Uniao’s Jussier Formiga (pictured) is looking to test the promotion’s hottest flyweight prospect, Henry Cejudo. Coming off a dominant performance at UFC 185, Cejudo recently asked for a slot on the UFC’s upcoming return to Mexico. Formiga took notice, and is throwing his name in the hat. Check it: @ColoredSpaces @AllThatMMA @HenryCejudo @danawhite @fan_gsp...

Mar 16, 2015 5:33 pm

Olympics? Rousey’s “Not that dumb”

“She’s not going to fight for free. She makes a ton of money doing what she’s doing and Ronda’s very smart. One of the things people don’t know about her is how smart she really is. She went to a special school here for kids who were excellent at math and science, and we always...

Mar 16, 2015 3:12 pm

Khabib: Ronda Rousey Can Beat “Cowboy” Cerrone

“Yesterday I read he say, he better than Ronda Rousey grappling-wise. But I think Ronda Rousey can beat Cowboy because Cowboy’s wrestling definitely is zero. Maybe she take him down 10 times and he’s done. But yesterday I read this. He say, ‘I grapple with Ronda Rousey.’ I think maybe seven or 10 times she...

Mar 16, 2015 1:42 pm

SHOTS FIRED! Mayweather Sends Drug Inspector To Pacquiao House

Floyd Mayweather has fired the first shots in the battle of drug testing between himself and Manny Pacquiao. In accordance with their contractual agreement, Mayweather requested drug inspectors to pay a surprise visit to Manny Pacquiao for a random drug screening. The Daily Mail has it: Pacquiao was approached unannounced by an anti-doping examiner at...

Mar 16, 2015 12:27 pm

Cyborg Already Signed To The UFC?

  The breaking news came in the truckloads on the most recent episode of Stud Show Radio. Co-host Justin Buchholz came ready and dropped three huge pieces of MMA news. One of the stories Buchholz talked about had to do with the rivalry between Ronda Rousey and Cristiane Cyborg. Read on because this is some...

Mar 16, 2015 11:56 am

Pacquiao Training Partners Revealed, Rigo Rumors Untrue

In the world of boxing, super-fights get super-secretive. Unlike their MMA counterparts, when boxing’s big stars come out, so do big paydays. As such, many of the nuances of training are top secret, and with rumors running rampant regarding the team Freddie Roach has assembled for Pacquiao, we have some clarity. ESPN has it: One...

Mar 16, 2015 11:55 am

McGregor Food?

Ireland’s MMA super-hero, Conor “The Notorious One” McGregor is just a few months away from his promised shot at UFC gold, and while our favorite Irishman has been mostly silent on the sidelines he did give us this quick little update. CAPTION: “Food” A photo posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Mar 13, 2015...

Mar 16, 2015 11:55 am

A Tale Of Two Scales — Johny Hendricks

  Former UFC welterweight champion Johny ‘Bigg Rigg’ Hendricks returned to the cage in dominant fashion last Saturday. After a fifteen-minute affair, the former champ proved to be in the best shape of his career, and easily dispatched the very dangerous Matt Brown. That brings us back to the scales. When Hendricks lost the title...

Mar 16, 2015 11:54 am

Ronda Rousey Judo Throws Full Grown Man Into Swimming Pool

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has made a habit out of tossing men around, and her coach Edmond Tarverdyan is not exempt. Check it: “Kinda hard to see but this is me throwing @gfc_diamond in the pool during our @teamgfc celebratory bbq” A video posted by rondarousey (@rondarousey) on Mar 16, 2015 at 2:04pm PDT

Mar 16, 2015 11:54 am

Floyd Mayweather Prepares For Manny Pacquiao By Chopping Wood

A video posted by Floyd Mayweather (@floydmayweather) on Mar 15, 2015 at 9:43pm PDT Floyd Mayweather is hitting the great outdoors ahead of Boxing’s mega-fight against Manny Pacquiao. BJPENN.COM, YOUR HOME FOR MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO COVERAGE.

Mar 16, 2015 11:46 am

HACKED!

Heads up fight fans, retired UFC veteran Cung Le was recently victimized by on-line hackers, who took over his twitter. My @twitter account was hacked but I got it back. Thanks to @UFC_Shanda and the Twitter team. Thanks for the support! pic.twitter.com/2zg2mFkxE4 — Cung Le (@CungLe185) March 16, 2015 So if you’ve seen some profane,...

Mar 16, 2015 11:45 am

Report: UFC Books “Shogun vs. Lil Nog” Bout

Who’s ready for some breaking news? On Thursdays episode of Stud Show Radio co-host Justin Buchholz announced that he had several big news stories to talk about. First up, according to a source, Shogun Rua and Antonio Rogerio Noguiera aka Little Nog have signed a contract to fight each other. Buchholz couldn’t provide any more...

Mar 16, 2015 11:28 am

Benoit: Late Kick To KO’d Pettis “Uncalled For”

“I’ve got to take that one back. I obviously – I lost a little bit of control in that fight. But this is part of the sport. We’re supposed to be able to lose control. We’re supposed to be able to like to hit guys. I’m not saying that was justified whatsoever; that was completely...

Mar 16, 2015 11:27 am

POLL! Who’d You Rather?

Who’d you rather see in a super-fight inside the UFC’s Octagon? There aren’t many left, and following last weekend’s UFC 185 event, the intrigue of an Aldo vs. Pettis champ vs. champ bout is gone as well. Here’s what we have left, so who’d you rather? Who’d you rather see in a super-fight?

Mar 16, 2015 11:00 am

Khabib Reacts To Anthony Pettis’ UFC Title Loss

Top UFC lightweight Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov was thoroughly entertained by last weekend’s UFC 185 main event. You see, he holds a very dominant win over the UFC’s new lightweight champion, Rafael dos Anjos, and he’s confident he can do it again. Arguably the division’s top grappler, the Russian born Nurmagomedov took to twitter to...

Mar 16, 2015 10:59 am

Massive World Tour Announced To Promote McGregor vs. Aldo Title Fight

Undisputed UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor will embark on a world press tour spanning eight cities in five countries over the course of 12 days to promote their upcoming championship bout at UFC 189: ALDO vs. McGREGOR on Saturday, July 11 at MGM Grand Garden Arena. The co-main event featuring newly...

Mar 16, 2015 10:56 am

Dana White Likes Overeem vs. JDS Next

Years after the original JDS vs. Overeem fight was cancelled, the heavyweight scrap received a new birth following last weekend’s UFC 185 event. UFC President Dana White vouched for the idea during his post-UFC 185 interview, stating, “I like it. Does Overeem like it?” In 2014 the promotion made a second attempt at booking Overeem...