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May 15, 2015 11:41 am

Eye Hopes To Out Perform May-Pac With Potential Rousey Bout

Jessica “Evil” Eye is set to return to the octagon in a women’s bantamweight match with Miesha Tate. Seeing as these two women are top-ranked in their division, this could be a title eliminator. If Eye comes out on top, she will have her sights set on Ronda Rousey and her championship. Eye feels she...

May 15, 2015 11:40 am

UH-OH! UFC Back Under Federal Investigation

The Federal Trade Commission opened a case against Zuffa Inc., the parent company of the UFC, back in 2012 for violations of regulations following their buyout of Strikeforce in 2011. Now, the FTC have apparently re-opened their case against Zuffa and is questioning several high-profile members of the mixed martial arts world about their practices....

May 15, 2015 11:40 am

NSAC Approves Measures For Lifetime Bans On Drug Users

The Nevada State Athletic Commission seems to be following UFC’s lead with more severe drug test enforcement as they have approved several new rules that are to be added to their book for drug test failure punishments. The UFC started to crack down on performance enhancing drug use in their promotion after Hector Lombard tested...

May 15, 2015 11:40 am

Faber Down For McGregor Scrap In Ireland

Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar are set to clash at “UFC Fight Night 66” in what seems to be a title eliminator for the featherweight championship. If Faber can make it past Edgar and McGregor beats Aldo, Faber mentioned he would love to fight the Irishman in his home country. “Yeah, there’s been a little...

May 15, 2015 11:05 am

Referee And Judges Picks For UFC 187 Headliners

The officials for the two championship fights that headline and co-headline UFC 187 have been selected by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Friday morning. “Big” John McCarthy landed the duty of officiating the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship bout between Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. The individuals set to judge the bout are Derek...

May 15, 2015 11:05 am

Rousey Explains Film Ambitions — ‘I don’t have to worry about dying’

Ronda Rousey may be the most dominant athlete in sports today, but that doesn’t mean she is going to leave her career as an actress to maintain that status. After all, she’s been doing just fine juggling both at the same time. In the fight world, there is always the possibility of suffering an injury....

May 15, 2015 11:03 am

Get Your Groove On! Watch The Champ Get Down

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey has been so busy this week with interviews promoting her book, “My Fight/Your Fight” that she hasn’t had much time to unwind and have any fun. Rousey finally got a chance to relax and it looks like she’s having a good time doing the “Groot” dance! Check out the...

May 15, 2015 11:02 am

Khabib’s In Rehab! Promises Quick Recovery

After a year away from the octagon, Khabib Nurmagomedov was set to make his return against Donald Cerrone. Weeks of trash-talk between the two was going to lead to a lightweight title eliminator at UFC 187, but Nurmagomedov suffered an injury during his training camp and was forced out of the bout. Nurmagomedov underwent successful...

May 15, 2015 11:02 am

The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale is set for July 12 in Las Vegas

The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale will be a part of International Fight Week, as UFC officials recently announced the event will take place July 12 live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The TUF 21 Finale was originally slated to take place in Florida, this to coincide with this season’s American...

May 15, 2015 11:00 am

The Double KO Returns To The Cage — WATCH!

There’s nothing more exciting than attending an MMA event and watching someone get brutally knocked out. Stack a couple knockouts in a row and you have yourself money well spent on the ticket. However, watching two guys get knocked out in the SAME match at the SAME moment? Nothing beats that. Check out the latest...

May 15, 2015 10:32 am

Popular Gym Owner Mocks Yesterday’s Chin Conditioning Video

Kickboxer John Wayne Parr decided to line his students up in his striking class and mock the video yesterday that had people scratching their heads. A Brazilian coach tried to train his student’s chins by repeatedly blasting them in the head with haymakers… it was an uncomfortable video to say the least. Parr saw the...

May 15, 2015 8:19 am

Machida vs. Romero to headline UFC Fight Night 70 in Florida

A key middleweight bout will headline next month’s UFC Fight Night 70 event in Florida, as UFC officials recently announced that former UFC title holder Lyoto Machida will face surging contender Yoel Romero in the card’s main event slot. UFC Fight Night 70 was originally slated to go down in Brazil, but will now take...

May 15, 2015 8:00 am

Floyd Mayweather Booed By Fans at NBA Game

Floyd Mayweather received a reaction from the California fans that was almost the exact opposite Mark Munoz received in the Philippines. Mayweather was shown on the big screen during an NBA game and the fans booed the hell out of him! Check out the video below! Sporting News is reporting that Mayweather dropped $36,000 for...

May 15, 2015 4:38 am

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night 66: Faber vs. Edgar’ Edition

The fighters of “UFC Fight Night 66” took the scales this morning to make their bouts on Saturday official. Check out our gallery of the fighters squaring off before their fights! Hyun Gyu Lim (171) vs. Neil Magny (171) Mark Munoz (186) vs. Luke Barnatt (185) Gegard Mousasi (185) vs. Costas Philippou (186) Frankie Edgar...

May 15, 2015 2:48 am

Grove To Halsey & Doubters: ‘I’m Going To Prove You Wrong!’ – EXCLUSIVE

Friday night on Spike TV, Bellator 137 goes down featuring a main event title fight between middleweight champion Brandon Halsey and Kendall Grove. Ahead of his bout with Halsey (who missed weight on Thursday and will be stripped of his title whether he wins or not) the TUF winner and former UFC fighter spoke with...

May 15, 2015 2:00 am

Daly Dose — Celeste And Watermelon

UFC octagon girl Arianny Celeste has a big appetite for some watermelon! Celeste is in Manila with the rest of the UFC crew and she is enjoying herself some fruit before she serves as octagon girl alongside Red Dela Cruz at “UFC Fight Night 66”. Check out Celeste down this watermelon slice! A photo posted...

May 14, 2015 8:50 pm

Bellator Champ Misses Weight & Will Be Stripped of Title — Grove Can Still Win Belt

Bellator Middleweight Champion Brandon Halsey was originally scheduled to defend his title against Kendall Grove at Bellator 137, but it looks like plans have changed. Halsey stepped onto the scales only to reveal that he was over three pounds (188.1) overweight for his championship defense. As a result of this, Bellator officials informed Bret Okamoto...

May 14, 2015 1:00 pm

STOCKTON!

You can take the Diaz Brothers out of Stockton, but you can’t take the Stockton out of them! Born and raised in the “209”, both Nate and Nick Diaz will forever have a connection with Stockton, California. #Stockton #sf #mamas A photo posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on May 13, 2015 at 3:30pm PDT We last...

May 14, 2015 12:59 pm

UFC Falsely Confirms Corey Hill’s Death

Corey Hill is apparently alive, but still struggling in a battle with pneumonia. UFC falsely confirmed the passing of former UFC fighter Corey Hill in a statement that has since been pulled off the company’s website. UFC posted the following message on their website: “The UFC family mourns the tragic loss of Corey Hill, who...