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Mar 8, 2015 2:18 pm

Catchweight? Cyborg Wants Ronda To Live Up To These Words

Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg very well may be the only fighter on the planet to threaten Ronda Rousey’s dominant title reign. In a new posting to instagram, Cyborg sent out the following video, with this message attached! How many first round wins does @rondarousey need before @danawhiteufc asks her to challenge herself? #championVSchampion...

Mar 8, 2015 12:04 pm

UFC Booking Roundup — UFC Adds Four Bouts To Upcoming Events

It was a busy week in the UFC’s matchmaking department, as several fights have been added to upcoming events. May’s UFC 187 event received an intriguing middleweight matchup between the fast rising Uriah Hall and Brazil’s Rafael Natal. UFC Fight Night 65 just booked Kyle Noke vs. Andreas Stahl. The largest group of additions comes...

Mar 8, 2015 11:13 am

‘Faber’s The Greatest Eye For Talent That The Sport Has Ever Seen’

Miss the latest episode of Stud Show Radio? Shame on you. During Thursday’s episode of the popular MMA video podcast hosts Justin Buchholz and Chirs Carlino aka Sir Studboy broke down the latest in MMA news. The colorful commentary of Buchholz and Sir Studboy is always entertaining and sometimes you might even learn a few...

Mar 8, 2015 10:54 am

Renan Barao: ‘Dillashaw’s Way Too Cocky, He’ll See What Happens’

“He’s boasting a lot about himself and this is not going to be good for him in the fight. He’s way too cocky. He just got the belt. He thinks he’s already defended the belt against me and he’s speaking about fighting other people. He’ll see what happens. Just wait.” “I learned a lot (from...


Mar 8, 2015 10:51 am

UFC’s Leslie Smith Talks About Her Fight With Depression, And Staying Positive

“I get depressed some times. And it will get really, really rough for a little while … I’ll get really depressed, and I’ll be like ‘Oh, man, this is not the way to be.’ And it’s so hard to break free of that sometimes, because nothing makes you feel anything – you don’t fee good, everything...

Mar 8, 2015 10:47 am

Miocic: ‘I’ll bring a pillow to Mark Hunt Fight’

“You know it’s business man. I understand he wants to get the win, so do I. I mean he’s going to do whatever he’s going to do and I’m going to do whatever I’m going to do to win. So like I said, I’ll bring a pillow if he wants me to, I mean it’s...

Mar 8, 2015 10:33 am

Benson Henderson Offers To Fight Erick Silva On Two Weeks Notice

With Ben Saunders out of his scheduled welterweight tilt against Erick Silva, another “Ben” is ready to step up and fill that void. Ben “Smooth” Henderson took to twitter yesterday and offered up his services to once against move up in weight and save the show. Check it: [email protected]: Ben Saunders injured, out of bout...

Mar 8, 2015 10:28 am

Cowboy: ‘When I get that belt, I can really “F” Off’

“I stay training year-round. I don’t really have a camp. I don’t do an eight-week or 12-week camp. I just keep going all the time. That way, if I’m sore or I’m tired and want to go snowmobiling for a week? I just go.” “I think I have an understanding with the UFC and they...

Mar 8, 2015 10:24 am

Esparza Not Looking For More Than 3 Fights Per Year

“When I heard about Joanna, I actually heard about it the next day because she literally fought Claudia the day after I fought. So, it was already in my head that that was going to be my next fight. So I was just like, ‘Alright, I don’t want to think too much about her.’ But,...

Mar 8, 2015 10:13 am

Sex Before A Fight, Yay Or Nay?

Should a fighter engage in sexual intercourse before getting in the cage or is it a major no-no? If you listened to Thursdays episode of Stud Show Radio then you heard the guys (Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy) lightly touching on the subject. While talking to their guests, Team Alpha Male fighters...

Mar 8, 2015 9:53 am

REPLAY! Down The Tunnel With Burt Watson

UFC Site Coordinator Burt Watson was loved by nearly every single UFC Fighter. His pre-fight hype call, known by all, was what many fighters credit to preparing them mentally for what’s t come. If you’ve never walked down the tunnel with Watson, here’s what it’s like:

Mar 7, 2015 11:43 am

ODDS! MacDonald Opens As Betting Favorite Over UFC Champ Lawler

Rarely do we see a UFC champion in the underdog role, especially when he already holds a win over the challenger. But these odds, are odd! Scheduled for July’s UFC 189, Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald will serve as the co-main event under Aldo and McGregor. BestFightOdds.com has the line:    

Mar 7, 2015 11:34 am

Schaub: ‘Ronda would smash Ian McCall In The Gi’

“I like Ian. He’d be surprised. If he put on a gi, Ronda would rag-doll him around the gym. He would be surprised. I’ve seen her rag-doll bigger, very skilled fighters. MMA, professional fighters. I’ve seen her destroy men. Fighters who were way bigger than him. She could definitely beat some of the 135ers in...

Mar 7, 2015 11:30 am

REPLAY! Roy Jones Jr. Brutally KO’s Opponent In Boxing Return

Last night, boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. returned to the ring against an outmatched Willie Williams. The result? A second KO victory for the 46 year old boxing great. Check it: @RealRoyJonesJr Brutal second round TKO tonight over Willie Williams in NC pic.twitter.com/kU4CM1CP5p — Boxing-Hype.com (@BoxingHype) March 7, 2015

Mar 7, 2015 11:25 am

Johny “Lean” Hendricks Looking Better Than Ever Ahead Of Brown Scrap

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is taking things very seriously following his recent title loss. Set to face top UFC welterweight Matt Brown at next week’s UFC 185 event, Hendricks, who notoriously has issues with his weight cut, is on a new diet plan, and it’s paying off. Check it: (Via The UG)

Mar 7, 2015 11:19 am

Vitor Belfort Happy With Decision To Turn Down UFC 184 Bout

“The way I see it is from my lens — the lens of truth. When something goes wrong, it’s not me that makes decisions. It’s not my fault if the [fight] got canceled. It’s not because I got an injury, it’s because Chris Weidman got an injury. People think, ‘Oh, Vitor is gonna step up.’...

Mar 7, 2015 11:06 am

REPLAY! Spong Delivers Brutal KO In Pro Boxing Debut

It took Tyron Spong just 1:14 to secure victory in his professional boxing debut. The Blackzilian fighter took the bout with promises of a worth opponent, but what he got was a man with a spotty 7-34 pro record. The result:

Mar 7, 2015 10:58 am

Saunders Forced Out Of Silva Bout With Injury

The injury bug strikes again. UFC welterweight Ben Saunders has been forced out of his scheduled bout in Brazil, opposite Erick Silva, due to injury. The two welterweights were scheduled to square off at UFC Fight Night 62, on March 21. UFC Fight Night 62 goes down from the Maracanazinho Gymnasium, in Rio de Janeiro....

Mar 7, 2015 10:53 am

Bethe: ‘I beat Ronda’s little friends, and I’ll beat her too’

“It would be a dream come true to fight her in Brazil because I want to bring the title to Brazil. I’m a patriot woman and I love to fight against foreigners, especially against Americans. I love to represent Brazil. I’m motivated by pressure and responsibility, I fight better this way, and I want to...

Mar 7, 2015 10:49 am

Shamrock on Slice Fight: ‘Kimbo and I are both out of our primes’

“He aged just like I did. We both are out of our prime. I’m doing this because I love it. I want to get in there and fight. I feel great. I believe that I could put on a great show and I believe that I’m better than I was 15 years ago… They’ve gotta...

Mar 6, 2015 11:44 am

Ronda: Fighting a man is not going to happen

“It’s not a reality. They’re not gonna do anything like that. Fights are chaotic. Anything can happen. And there’s no setting in which we should condone a man hitting a woman.” “I really just don’t think that any athletic commission on Earth would ever condone something like that. Fights are going to go both ways....

Mar 6, 2015 11:40 am

Watson Breaks His Silence, Clears Up Rumors On UFC Departure

  Things happened, and I have always always respected my name my work my work ethics my presence. I’ve always respected what I do and how I do it, because that’s what we do baby. And more than that I’ve always respected the athletes. … I’ll start by saying that Dana White, the Fertittas… always...

Mar 6, 2015 11:10 am

Sonnen on Cyborg: Stop “Bizarre” Ronda Callouts And Make Weight

“I know her (Cyborg) personally and she’s a very nice gal. If you judge a book by the cover, you will be wrong about her. That said, the only person holding up that fight is her. Ronda Rousey is at 135 pounds in the UFC. She’ll fight any 135 pound woman out there. Cyborg is...

Mar 6, 2015 10:55 am

Renzo Gracie Sentenced To Community Service Following Nightclub Brawl

MMA legend Renzo Gracie recently plead guilty to misdemeanor assault in New York. As such the former UFC fighter has agreed to 1–15 days of community service. The New York Post has it: Mixed-martial arts fighters Renzo Gracie and his cousin Igor, part of the famed Gracie clan, and five of their pals took no​-​jail...

Mar 6, 2015 10:46 am

Rousey Wants Vengeance, Offers To Fight Bethe In Her Hometown

“That’s what I want to do,” Rousey told Mohr. “I want to go and fight her in Brazil and beat her in her hometown. That would be the best way I could really feel like I’ve vindicated my friends, to go to her hometown and beat her in her hometown and be total Rocky IV...

Mar 6, 2015 10:36 am

Babalu Planning To Dominate Sonnen In Metamoris Headliner

“I competed at Metamoris before, and Ralek (Gracie) called me offering the match. I’m competing in jiu-jitsu all the time, so I’m in. I wasn’t expecting that, but I’m in. I’m not a 20-year-old anymore, Sonnen is from the same generation, and I think it’s going to be cool to compete against him.” … “Andre...

Mar 6, 2015 10:21 am

Jedrzejczyk: ‘Soon they’re gonna call me Champion’

Undefeated female slugger Joanna Jedrzejczyk faces UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza for the 115 pound UFC belt next week, in Dallas. The two had a heated staredown last week in promotion of the event, and now Joanna is speaking up and proclaiming herself the future champ. Check it: “Soon, they’re gonna call me Joanna Champion....

Mar 6, 2015 9:42 am

Johny Hendricks looking to steal “Showtime’s” Shine!

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will return to the cage at next weekend’s UFC 185 pay-per-view event in Dallas, Texas. “Bigg Rigg” was last seen in action in the headlining bout of UFC 181, where he suffered a close split-decision loss to Robbie Lawler, losing his welterweight gold in the process. Hendricks now meets...