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Jan 31, 2018 8:25 am

Michael Bisping Calls Out ‘Two-Bit Journalists’ For False Fight Reports

You’re not an MMA fan if you’re not in a constant state of confusion most of the time. Michael Bisping seemed all but confirmed for UFC London in a perfect locale for a retirement bout, but an opponent was never official. There were some reports going around that Rashad Evans, the man who dealt Bisping...

Jan 31, 2018 6:23 am

Douglas Lima explains why he deserves immediate rematch with Rory MacDonald

On January 20, in the co-main event of the absolutely stacked Bellator 192, former UFC welterweight title challenger Rory MacDonald captured the Bellator welterweight title with a fun, and very competitive decision win over the dangerous Douglas Lima. While MacDonald’s win was certainly impressive, not everyone agreed with it. In the eyes of some fans,...

Jan 31, 2018 5:56 am

Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson trade trash talk on Twitter

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier’s next fight will not occur in the light heavyweight division, but at heavyweight, where his career began. His opponent in this return to the heavyweight division will be UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic. The pair will battle in the main event of UFC 226 this July. While news that...

Jan 30, 2018 8:05 pm

Daniel Cormier Happy for Chael Sonnen, Excited for the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix

UFC Light Heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier is no stranger to a good ol’ Heavyweight tournament. Prior to Cormier’s current Light Heavyweight run, he was an undefeated Heavyweight and a Grand Prix champion himself as he won the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix as an alternate in 2012. Cormier defeated the likes of Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and...

Jan 30, 2018 2:58 pm

Dustin Poirier Looks to ‘Outlcass’ Justin Gaethje on the Way to a Title Shot

Just a few months away, former unofficial ‘Most Violent” champion Justin Gaethje will take on Dustin Poirier in April. People are already talking about this fight like it is going to be a Fight of the Night, maybe even a Fight of the Year contender. If Gaethje’s last fight with Eddie Alvarez is of any...

Jan 30, 2018 1:35 pm

Gunnar Nelson’s Coach Reveals Good News and Bad News About Darren Till

Have any of you ever heard of the Bermuda Triangle? It’s that loosely-defined region in the western part of the North Atlantic Ocean, where aircraft and ships seem to disappeared under mysterious circumstances. The UFC currently has its own kind of nefarious location that match-ups seem to vanish over in London. Michael Bisping was all...

Jan 30, 2018 11:00 am

VIDEO | Floyd Mayweather steps into the cage, once again teases move to MMA

A post shared by Floyd Mayweather (@floydmayweather) on Jan 30, 2018 at 10:38am PST Floyd Mayweather sure knows how to keep himself in the headlines. Late last year, the undefeated (and retired?) boxer created a maelstrom of buzz when he suggested he was in talks with the UFC about a potential MMA career. “I can...

Jan 30, 2018 10:18 am

VIDEO | Eddie Alvarez Takes a Crack at Why Conor McGregor Hasn’t Been Stripped

If you’re still confused about the UFC’s lightweight title situation, you’re not the only one. Even Tony Ferguson is frustrated. Dana White was criticized for not being clear when he announced that Ferguson’s bout with Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223 would be for a title, but didn’t clarify which title would be on the line....

Jan 30, 2018 9:23 am

Stephen Thompson gives his take on who the next welterweight title challenger should be

It’s crowded at the top of the UFC welterweight division. Closing in on divisional apex predator Tyron Woodley is an increasingly long list of ferocious contenders, from Colby Covington, to Rafael dos Anjos, to Stephen Thompson, to Darren Till to Kamaru Usman. The sprint to the next welterweight title shot, of course, would seem to...

Jan 30, 2018 9:19 am

Amanda Nunes Has No Idea Why the Cyborg Fight is Taking So Long

Aside from Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic’s ultra mega fight being booked, there is at least a couple more superfights lingering around that haven’t been finalized. One of them is UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg defending against UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes. Dana White said he’d put it together, Nunes campaigned for it, Cyborg has...

Jan 30, 2018 6:25 am

Daniel Cormier: a win over Miocic could make me ‘the greatest fighter of all time’

This July 7, in the midst of this year’s International Fight Week, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will return to his former haunts – the heavyweight division – where he’ll take on reigning champ Stipe Miocic in an effort to become a two-division champ. If Cormier is able to accomplish this momentous task, he...

Jan 29, 2018 7:19 pm

BJJ Ace, Eddie Bravo Recalls Training with Conor McGregor, “He looked good”

Eddie Bravo may most famously be known for his appearances on his good friend and UFC commentator, Joe Rogan’s podcast. But people may often not know or forget that he’s actually one of the best and most successful BJJ practitioners in the world today. Bravo is Interim Lightweight champion, Tony Ferguson’s main BJJ coach and...

Jan 29, 2018 10:59 am

Daniel Cormier hints that Cain Velasquez could drop to light heavyweight

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier’s next fight will not be in the light heavyweight division, but at heavyweight, where he will battle reigning heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in an effort to become a two-division champion. Cormier’s taking a title shot at heavyweight, of course, would seem to step on the toes of his long-time...

Jan 29, 2018 10:26 am

Felice Herrig calls out major newspaper after they mistake her for her opponent

On April 7, at the stacked UFC 223 in Brooklyn, red-hot strawweight contender Felice Herrig will battle former title challenger Karolina Kowalkiewicz in one of the most important fights of her impressive career thus far. As this big bout looms on the horizon, Herrig is getting plenty of love from the media as one of...

Jan 29, 2018 9:13 am

Robert Whittaker is “pumped to get back to work”

Robert Whittaker has not been seen in the cage since he won the UFC interim middleweight title with a decision triumph over Yoel Romero in July. And while he was recently promoted to undisputed middleweight champion when Georges St-Pierre vacated that title, it sounds like it could be some time before he’s back in the...

Jan 29, 2018 8:36 am

Chuck Liddell to be contestant on Celebrity Big Brother

Over the last year, there has been significant discussion surrounding a possible Chuck Liddell comeback. The former UFC light heavyweight champion and bona fide MMA legend has repeatedly been linked to bouts in the Bellator MMA cage – though none of them have come to fruition yet. As it turns out, though, we will be...

Jan 29, 2018 7:41 am

Manager claims Khabib Nurmagomedov could retire after next two bouts

On April 7, in the main event of UFC 223, UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson and undefeated contender Khabib Nurmagomedov will battle for gold. Of course, there’s been some question as to whether they’ll be fighting for Ferguson’s interim belt, or the undisputed lightweight title, which would first have to be vacated by Conor...

Jan 29, 2018 6:38 am

After WWE signing, Ronda Rousey updates on MMA career

Last night, during the action packed Royal Rumble broadcast, we learned that former UFC women’s bantamweight queen Ronda Rousey had signed with WWE, where she’ll debut at WrestleMania in April. While this news created a tidal wave of excitement among Rousey fans, it also seemed to serve as the eulogy for her MMA career. Apparently,...

Jan 29, 2018 6:18 am

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey couldn’t contain her happiness in candid reaction to WWE signing

EXCLUSIVE: @RondaRousey offers her candid thoughts just moments after shocking the @WWEUniverse at @WWE #RoyalRumble! pic.twitter.com/Ho3HOS8jo9 — WWE (@WWE) January 29, 2018 Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion and WMMA trailblazer Ronda Rousey is officially a full-time pro wrestler. The former UFC superstar made a surprise appearance at the conclusion of tonight’s first-ever women’s Royal Rumble...

Jan 29, 2018 6:00 am

MMA and pro wrestling communities react to Ronda Rousey signing with WWE

In the midst of last night’s Royal Rumble event, we learned that former UFC women’s bantamweight champ and WMMA trailblazer Ronda Rousey had signed on as a full-time wrestler. Unsurprisingly, this news drove the combat sports community into an absolute frenzy. Here’s how people on social media reacted to this huge news: Waiting for my...

Jan 28, 2018 8:42 pm

Ronda Rousey signs with the WWE, “This is my life now”

Ronda Rousey signs with the WWE! Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is officially a full-time professional wrestler. “Rowdy” made a surprise appearance following the conclusion of tonight’s first-ever women’s Royal Rumble match in Philadelphia. The crowd went wild for the women’s mixed martial arts legend as Ronda Rousey’s infamous walkout music hit the...

Jan 28, 2018 8:12 pm

Breaking! Ronda Rousey returned at tonight’s WWE Royal Rumble event

Ronda Rousey returned at tonight’s WWE Royal Rumble event in Philadelphia. Rumors had been swirling for months now that the former UFC women’s bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey, would return to the WWE ring at tonight’s pay-per-view event. The current manager of Monday Night RAW Kurt Angle basically confirmed those rumors earlier today when he posted...