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Feb 24, 2015 1:53 pm

Mitrione: ‘I’m losing a $30k sponsor’

“There’s no sugar-coating this, but the rankings are rather arbitrary. We don’t know much about this panel. How were they chosen? What credentials do they have to have to be on the panel? We have no clue about any of that. That’s very concerning to me, especially considering that our pay is soon going to...

Feb 24, 2015 1:44 pm

Krause Lost $20K On UFC’s News Reebok Deal

Popular UFC lightweight James Krause is speaking out against the UFC’s new uniform deal, stating he’s at a loss of income since the UFC’s announcement. Krause stated in a recent interview that as soon as the UFC announced their new deal with Reebok he lost $20,000.00 in sponsorship. The fighter continued to discuss the topic...

Feb 24, 2015 1:16 pm

QUICK TWITT | Michael Page Shows Off Nasty Bout Canceling Cut

The British Invasion already has it’s first casualty, and Michael “Venom” Page wants to show you why. Schedule for Friday’s Bellator 134 event, Page is now off the card, and this nasty cut is the cause: I want to apologise to @BellatorMMA @LSF4Life and all my supporters pic.twitter.com/34B8g3n2Wn — Michael Venom Page (@Michaelpage247) February 24,...


Feb 24, 2015 8:54 am

Fake Boobs?

We can’t confirm the whos whys or whens, but according to these UFC females, breast augmentation is becoming the new thing to do for female fighters. And while some may hate the idea of a little extra chesticular padding, UFC strawweight champ Carla Esparza sees nothing wrong with it. Here’s what we got: [email protected]: Fake...

Feb 24, 2015 8:50 am

BEEFIN! UFC Veterans Talk Smack To Men With Zero Experience

Twitter is a place where smack talking is expected and respect is rarely earned. It’s like the wild west of the internet, mixed with elementary school intellects. (Not you reader, just everyone else.) Beef, smack talk, and fight callouts is just a normal day online, but when two UFC veterans take to calling out men...

Feb 24, 2015 8:29 am

Zingano’s RIPPED! Ready For This Weekend’s UFC Title Fight

More than a year in the making, Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano finally goes down this weekend on pay-per-view. The female title fight, set for the Staples Center in Los Angeles, puts two undefeated female fighters on a collision course for the UFC belt. Zingano is ready: Im 146.5 lbs w a resting heart rate...

Feb 24, 2015 3:59 am

Bas Rutten Teaching an MMA Class

Watch Bas as he teaches some MMA techniques in his gym. In this click he shows an arm bar, how to bait your opponent, and a choke hold. Watch it on BJPENN.COM.

Feb 23, 2015 8:42 pm

CSAC Executive Director: PED Problem Isn’t As Bad As It Seems

With the recent string of PED busts, and drug testing failures, including Anderson Silva, Jon Jones, Nick Diaz, and Hector Lombard to name just a few within the UFC, there has been much talk of a PED pandemic in MMA. California State Athletic Commission Executive Director Andy Foster, a former MMA fighter himself, believes that...

Feb 23, 2015 8:41 pm

Bisping: ‘I Wish Harsher PED Testing Started Sooner’

Recently the UFC announced stricter penalties for PED users, with more frequent testing, and the promotion pushing for suspensions of two to 4 years for fighters who test positive for banned substances. MMA and UFC veteran Michael Bisping spoke to Fox Sports to discuss his thoughts on the harsher PED testing policies, and harsher penalties....

Feb 23, 2015 8:32 pm

Josh Barnett Wishes CM Punk The Best In UFC Career

Since the UFC signed CM Punk, there has been a lot of talk about whether or not the UFC was cheapening its brand by signing a prospect with zero professional, or amateur MMA experience. While there is no timetable for when CM Punk will make his UFC debut, he has been training at Roufusport gym...

Feb 23, 2015 8:21 pm

UFC Vet Explains Why He Beat Up A Troll At His Gym

We’ve all heard the phrase ‘keyboard warrior’, however when troll Patrick Martin repeatedly harassed UFC veteran Josh Neer on his Facebook profile, calling Neer out, and threatening to send Neer to the hospital if he chose to accept the challenge, Neer decided to actually invite the troll to his gym after weeks of harassment. Neer...

Feb 23, 2015 7:57 pm

Bookies Take Massive Hit After 10 Underdogs Win In Brazil

On Sunday night, out of 11 fights on the “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” card, 10 of the winners were underdogs. While this made for an exciting night of fights, and a great night for betters, it wasn’t such a great night for bookies, who took a huge hit. Below is the payout through the...

Feb 23, 2015 4:21 pm

Melendez vs. Alvarez Set For UFC 188 Co-Main Event

UFC 188 has received a huge fight that has all the makings to potentially be a ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate. Gilbert Melendez vs. Eddie Alvarez has been set for the co-main event slot for the event, behind Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum, which will be the main event on the UFC 188 card. Indiscutido...

Feb 23, 2015 4:10 pm

Invicta FC President Confident Cyborg Will Pass All Drug Tests

Since Cris Cyborg failed a drug test for anabolic steroids in 2011, there has been a black mark next to her name, one that has even led UFC President Dana White to say she will never fight for the UFC. Ahead of Cyborg’s Invicta FC title defense on Friday against Charmaine Tweet, Invicta FC President...

Feb 23, 2015 3:57 pm

Cro Cop Wants Win Over Gonzaga “More Than Anything”

Mirko Cro Cop will be returning to the UFC on April 11th in Poland to face the man that handed him a brutal knockout loss back in 2007, Gabriel Gonzaga. Since being released by the UFC in 2011, Cro Cop has gone 3-1, notably defeating Satoshi Ishii twice. He spoke on The MMA Hour to...

Feb 23, 2015 3:47 pm

Rousey Blasts International Judo Federation “Bureaucrats”

Recently the French Judo Federation announced that any Judo coach or practitioner caught teaching MMA will be banned from the federation, as MMA is illegal in France (Read that HERE). Ronda Rousey, who placed 3rd at the Olympics in Judo, was not very thrilled to hear that, and put the Federation on blast via Twitter,...

Feb 23, 2015 3:05 pm

Marion Reneau Wanted To Make A Statement By Submitting Jessica Andrade

On the preliminary card of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Marion Reneau extended her UFC record to 2-0, extending her professional win streak to 5. In the process she dropped Jessica Andrade’s UFC record to 3-2. Reneau went into the fight a heavy underdog, but was determined to make a statement, not only with a...

Feb 23, 2015 11:29 am

Bisping And Stann Discuss What’s Next For Frank Mir

At 35 years old, Frank Mir snapped a 4-fight losing streak last night when he defeated Bigfoot Silva by TKO in the 1st round. With 15 UFC wins, in 24 Octagon appearances, with a total professional record of 17-9, Frank Mir can still fight with the best. Following his win over Bigfoot Silva last night...

Feb 23, 2015 11:08 am

Mir Breaks Down His Win Over Bigfoot

Last night Frank Mir showed the world that he still has what it takes to compete with the best of the best in the heavyweight division as he KO’d #8 ranked Bigfoot Silva in under 2 minutes. Following the bout, Mir spoke on the FOX Sports Live post-fight show with host Karyn Bryant, and analysts...

Feb 23, 2015 10:37 am

“UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Medical Suspensions: Bigfoot Out For 2 Months

Porto Alegre Brazil played host to an exciting night of fights last night, that was topped off by Frank Mir snapping a 4-fight skid by getting a TKO win over Bigfoot Silva in the 1st round. Below are the medical suspensions from the event, which were obtained by MMAJunkie: Frank Mir: suspended 14 days with...

Feb 23, 2015 10:30 am

Artem Levin Set To Defend Championship At GLORY 21 In May

GLORY WS middleweight champion Artem Levin will be putting his middleweight belt on the line on May 8th in San Diego. The event will be televised on Spike TV at 6 p.m. PT (9 p.m. ET). Levin’s opponent for the event will be determined by the GLORY 20 middleweight tournament which goes down April 3rd...

Feb 23, 2015 9:58 am

Sam Alvey ‘A Little Surprised’ He KO’d Cezar Ferreira So Quick

Last night on the main card of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre”, Sam Alvey landed a brutal left hook that crushed Cezar Ferreira (See that HERE). Following the bout, he spoke backstage to discuss the win, as well as how his training for this camp paid off. “I knew he was going to kick me,...

Feb 23, 2015 9:12 am

Bigfoot Silva Apologizes To Fans, Congratulates Frank Mir

After going winless since 2011, Frank Mir returned to the win column last night in dominant fashion after defeating Bigfoot Silva in the 1st round via TKO. Following the bout, Bigfoot took to Facebook to congratulate his opponent on the win. Post by Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. “Congratulation for the victory @thefrankmir you back after 4...

Feb 23, 2015 7:32 am

Pros React To Mir’s TKO Win Over Bigfoot

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Frank Mir TKO’d Bigfoot Silva in just under 2 minutes, shocking the MMA world. Below is a compilation of fighter Tweets from the event. Thought Mir was a southpaw.. — STORMIN NORMAN PARKE (@norman_parke) February 23, 2015 OHHHHHHHHH — Stipe Miocic (@stipemiocicufc) February...

Feb 23, 2015 7:31 am

Pros React To Michael Johnson’s Win Over Edson Barboza

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Michael Johnson returned to the UFC after a 13 month layoff to defeat Edson Barboza in dominant fashion. Below is a compilation of fighter Tweets regarding the bout. Damn, I thought Johnson would win but he's making it look easy. — Kevin Lee...

Feb 22, 2015 9:39 pm

Velasquez vs. Werdum Set For UFC 188 In Mexico

The highly anticipated title-unification bout between UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, and interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum, has been set for UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13th. Televisa Deportes broke the news, which was later confirmed by UFC. Velasquez hasn’t been in the Octagon since September of 2013, when he picked up a...

Feb 22, 2015 9:12 pm

Michael Johnson on Calling Out Ben Henderson

After a phenomenal performance against Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 61, Michael Johnson put Ben Henderson on the hot seat when he called him out. During the post fight presser, Johnson mentioned that the call out was nothing personal and he simply wants bigger names. “He’s the only one open… I need some bigger...