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Jan 28, 2015 1:18 pm

NO SHOW! Nick Diaz Skips Today’s UFC 183 Open Workouts

As part of this week’s UFC 183 pre-fight obligations, fighters, fans, and media gathered at today’s open workouts , at the MGM Grande Hotel & Casino. Nick Diaz did not show up. Nick Diaz faces Anderson Silva in the UFC 183 main event, this weekend on pay-per-view. UFC officials have been upfront about the fighter’s...

Jan 28, 2015 1:08 pm

ODDS — Jon Jones Opens Up As Massive Favorite Over “Rumble”

The initial betting lines are out for the pending Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson UFC light-heavyweight title fight, and the champ is the decided favorite. As always, we defer to bestfightodds.com for the line. Check it:   Currently a date is not set for the pending title fight.

Jan 28, 2015 1:07 pm

Diego Sanchez Suffers Collarbone Injury, Out 4-6 Weeks

Popular UFC lightweight fighter, Diego “Nightmare” Sanchez suffered a broken collarbone in training, and was forced to go under the knife for repairs. The TUF 1 winner took to twitter with the news: Mma is a rough sport I sustained a broken collar bone Monday during mma training. Surgery was a success praying for a...

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....