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Jan 28, 2015 1:06 pm

Calderwood Asks Fans To Help Her Book A Fight

“July is like seven months away. I don’t even want to wait seven weeks. So I spoke to (UFC matchmaker) Sean Shelby, and… I don’t know. I was kinda getting my hopes up and [now] I don’t know if I’m going to get another fight. But all I can do is just keep training and...

Jan 28, 2015 1:01 pm

Six Fighters Released By The UFC

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has released six of their contracted fighters following losing streaks of two-straight or more. Igor Pokrajac — Five Fight Losing Streak Rodrigo Damm –Three Fight Losing Streak Tom Niinimaki — Three Fight Losing Streak Mike Rhodes — Three Fight Losing Streak Sean Soriano — Three Fight Losing Streak Alexis Dufresne...

Jan 28, 2015 12:08 pm

Diaz Rep Says Fighter Is On Task

Last night the UFC released footage of Nick Diaz no-showing his scheduled flight to Las Vegas. This morning UFC President Dana White sent out a photo of a Nick Diaz adorned Milk Carton, insinuating that the athlete had indeed gone missing. Now, according to a statement from his agent, this is all just the UFC...

Jan 28, 2015 12:05 pm

Nick Diaz: ‘I Promise to do my best for the 209’

“I’d rather not be portrayed as an evil villain. But if people want to make me out to be that, and it sells tickets, that’s fine. But I do hope people understand that this is just what sells, and not what’s really me. I’m just a mixed-martial artist from Stockton, California. And I’m still here.”...

Jan 28, 2015 11:54 am

“Shogun” Camp Challenges Bisping, “The Count” Accepts!

Earlier in the week the “Shogun” camp went public with an idea involving a catchweight UFC fight at 195 pounds against Michael Bisping. “If I could choose, I’d love to see him fighting Michael Bisping,” “Shogun’s manager told the Brazilian Media (PVT). “I suggested some names to the UFC, and I would like it to...

Jan 28, 2015 11:28 am

Diaz Camp: ‘Anderson Silva Not A Good Kickboxer’

“…It should be a good fight, [Nick Diaz] couldn’t have had better training for it. I brought in Artem Levin for him to work with, Chidi Njokuani and of course myself (Joe Schilling). Chidi was perfect to finish the camp actually, he moves just like Anderson, he’s got a similar style. “But everybody I brought...

Jan 28, 2015 9:18 am

Dana White Posts Nick Diaz Milk Carton

Nick Diaz has gone missing! And now UFC President Dana White has sent out this Milk Carton, which is obviously a joke, but what if Diaz actually no-shows this weekend’s UFC 183 event? Check It: #WhereIsNickDiaz #UFC183 #UFC A photo posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 28, 2015 at 8:42am PST

Jan 28, 2015 9:06 am

Former Ring Girls And Their Baby Bumps

Arianny Celeste and Brittney Palmer may have been able to dodge the baby-bump-bullet, but these two popular ring card girls have not. Seen below, former UFC and Invicta FC ring girl Natasha Wicks, and former Bellator MMA ring girl, Jade Bryce. 6 months✨ #babybumplove #Wehopeitsadinosaur #babyboy #preggers #pregnancy #sundayfunday #sunbathing #bookreading Uma foto publicada por...

Jan 28, 2015 5:31 am

Silva Cracks Jokes: ‘Vitor & Weidman could Fall Together’

“Can I make a joke first? It would be nice if they could both punch each other’s faces, they could fall together. I’m serious. No, i’m kidding. I want Vitor to win but I think that Weidman will beat him if the fight passes the second round. I don’t prefer any of them, my focus...

Jan 28, 2015 5:04 am

SPIKE TV Happy To Be In Business With Scott Coker

“Fighters just love this guy and camps and management and people, they want to be in business with Coker. They feel like he’s honest, he’s straightforward, he puts on great fights and he promotes really well. I think it’s just a giant step up from where we were and I feel like the organization is in...

Jan 28, 2015 5:01 am

Cormier: ‘A bout with Gustafsson Make Sense’

  “He’s got the biggest name. We’re both coming off of a loss. So it would make sense. If that’s the case, if they say Daniel, you and Alexander fight, and the winner will get a title shot against Anthony or Jon, then, yes.” … “It needs to be guy with name recognition. So where...

Jan 27, 2015 6:47 pm

Jon Jones Wants To Stand With, And Finish Anthony Johnson

UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones is a fighter who often takes out his challengers using their strengths. So when he was asked if he plans on standing with Anthony Johnson, the champ didn’t hesitate. Check it: Absolutely, we always stand with the scary ones “@Mikey_Sack: @JonnyBones you think you can stand up with rumble...

Jan 27, 2015 4:22 pm

Former WEC Champion Brian Bowles Arrested For Meth And Other Charges

Former WEC bantamweight champion Brian Bowles was arrested earlier this month, and remains in jail, on several charges involving drugs and weapons. The Jackson County (Georgia) Sherriff’s office released the following: Man and Woman Arrested on Drug Related Charges Arcade, Georgia – January 14, 2015 On January 14, 2015, The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office arrested...

Jan 27, 2015 2:47 pm

The Belfort Family’s New Addition

Vitor Belfort and the Belfort family have fallen in love with their newest addition. Their new Brazilian colored parrot, named King, is “the fun of the house”, according to Vitor, who admits his love for the family’s new pet. Here’s some photo’s for all you FID (Feathered Kid) lovers out there: Enjoying the peaceful afternoon...

Jan 27, 2015 2:29 pm

Cormier: ‘I needed Cain Velasquez’

“I’ve watched it 100 times. It has to burn. It has to feel so bad. It has to punch you in the gut every time you watch it. Every time I watch it, I watch a very competitive fight, and I watch one guy stay the course, one guy get off course, and that guy was me....

Jan 27, 2015 1:55 pm

Early Stoppage May Have Saved Hendo’s Eye

The Premature stoppage of last weekend’s Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi fight may have been the best thing for “Hendo”, after all. According to The Daily Telegraph’s Gareth Davies, the stoppage prevented further damage to Dan’s eye. Check it: I understand 'premature' stoppage of @danhendo at #UFCStockholm has arguably saved the vision in one of...

Jan 27, 2015 1:43 pm

Ratings Report: ‘UFC on FOX 14’ Draws Strong On FOX

  The Ultimate Fighting Champships’ 2015 is off to a good start. As we previously noted in our ‘UFC Fight Night Boston’ ratings report, Conor McGregor cemented himself as one of the sport’s biggest draws, breaking every viewing record on FOX Sports 1, last week. Fast forward another 6 days and Saturday’s UFC on FOX 14 event also...

Jan 27, 2015 12:30 pm

DON’T SELL HER AUTOGRAPH!

Autograph seeking in MMA has become a sport in and of itself. Every UFC event is flooded with fans of the sport hunting down their favorite fighter’s name in ink. Top UFC bantamweight Miesha Tate is speaking out against this practice, as she’s tired of seeing her signature being used for profit. Check it: Will...