216 Search Results for jail

Nov 19, 2014 10:43 am

Mayweather’s son opens up about domestic abuse against his mother

Undefeated boxing prize-fighter Floyd Mayweather’s 14 year old son Koraun opened up about his father’s domestic abuse against his mother, Josie Harris. Koraun spoke to USA Today in a heart-wrenching article as he sat beside his mother. (My dad) said to lock my door and stay in my room. I sat there and thought about...

Nov 17, 2014 5:04 pm

Emelianenko Gets Engaged Behind Bars

Alexander Emelianenko, MMA veteran, and brother of the great Fedor Emelianenko, was engaged recently while serving time in jail prior to a trial resulting from sexual assault charges. His trial is set for December 30th, and if Emelianenko is found guilty, he could face up to 6 years in jail. MMABoxing.ru reported in an article...

Nov 15, 2014 10:53 am

War Machine Laughs At Christy Mack’s Tears During Testimony

  Christy Mack appeared in court this week, opposite War Machine, to give her testimony about the night he allegedly beat, and raped her. During the recent appearance, the NY times is reporting that War Machine, laughed during Christy MAck’s tears. Check it: (Via NY Post) Koppenhaver laughed audibly and shook his head at one...

Nov 11, 2014 2:24 pm

War Machine: ‘I bitched out prematurely’

Controversial UFC veteran, War Machine has composed another letter from behind-bards. The embattled MMA fighter has been struggling, both in, and out of prison, for the past several years. Following a recent attempt to take his own life, War Machine admits that his attempted suicide was foolish. Here’s an excerpt: (Full letter HERE) “It was...


Nov 10, 2014 9:07 pm

War Machine Releases Statement From Prison Regarding Suicide Attempt

Since being locked in jail several months ago, War Machine has continued to keep his name in the headlines. First the former Bellator MMA fighter sent a letter to a friend, in which he stated that Christy Mack and her male friend deserved the beating they got. Then some time later the former fighter attempted...

Oct 29, 2014 11:54 am

UPDATE! Gator Dog Adopted?

From my own personal experience, and eye-witness account, I can certify that Jason “Mayhem” Miller and Gator Dog are soul-mates. Two peas in a pod, if you will. Which is why this troubling update from Miller, about his dog, is not only troubling, but saddening. Gator dog was taken by police during this month’s jailing...

Oct 24, 2014 12:00 pm

War Machine: ‘She Deserved this, so do I’

War Machine is currently awaiting trial in Las Vegas, where he will stand trial next month, answering for charges stemming from his assault against ex-girlfriend Christy Mack back in August. War Machine stated in a Tweet from prison, that Christy deserved the beating. We’re not quite sure how he managed to get a Tweet out,...

Oct 23, 2014 4:16 pm

HE SPEAKS! War Machine Embracing “Grandma’s Faggotry” In Prison?

“On October 7th I received a book in the mail titled “The Disappearance of The Universe” and I’d like to thank whomever sent it. I’ve really been struggling in here, dealing with this seemingly out of the blue disaster that I have been blindsided by. My entire life I have fought “forgiveness”, plotted revenge and...

Oct 20, 2014 12:02 pm

PHOTOS | War Machine’s Suicide Note

Earlier this month it was revealed that War Machine had attempted to commit suicide while in jail, but was found unconscious by a guard, and survived. Now TMZ has received copy of the suicide note left by War Machine prior to the suicide attempt.

Oct 20, 2014 8:46 am

Eddie Bravo Explains Why He Was Arrested In The UK

Last night it was revealed that Eddie Bravo had been arrested while in the United Kingdom, and thrown in jail. The JiuJitsu guru, and 10th Planet JiuJitsu founder stated he would explain the details behind his arrest on his podcast last night. We speculated that the arrest was a result of Bravo not having a...

Oct 19, 2014 7:29 pm

QUICK TWITT: Eddie Bravo Arrested In UK

Eddie Bravo sent out the following Tweet several hours ago, saying that he would explain why he was arrested and thrown in jail while doing seminars in the United Kingdom. http://t.co/j8Lgp9nc7R 2nite at 10pmPsT (6am UK time) I will explain in detail why I was put in jail in the UK pic.twitter.com/93ywClJW5N — Eddie Bravo...

Oct 12, 2014 8:54 am

WSOF Fighter Details The Time He Choked Out A Robber

WSOF fighter Matt Baker picked up an armbar win in his WSOF 14 fight last night, but that may not have been the most intense part of his training camp. Just several months before the fight his house was invaded by a robber. He recounted the incident to MMAFighting. “The first thing I thought is...

Oct 10, 2014 4:03 pm

UFC’s Andre Fili Explains How Team Alpha Male Changed His Life

“I had a pretty chaotic, violent upbringing. It was always something. My dad was pretty violent toward my mom and later on, my mom was sometimes violent toward me. It was kind of a crazy, chaotic household, really. My dad was in and out of jail, and he’s in prison now. There was so much...

Oct 10, 2014 5:00 am

Bermudez On Gibson, Walking Away From Bar Fights

UFC fighter Dennis Bermudez tells TMZ Sports … fellow UFC star Cody Gibson took the “smart approach” by not murdering the guy who punched him in a Vegas bar … because if Cody would’ve punched back, he’d be in jail right now.

Oct 5, 2014 8:16 am

War Machine Writes Letter From Prison

Back in August Jon ‘War Machine’ Koppenhaver was on the run from police after brutally beating his ex-girlfriend Christy Mack upon finding her with another man in the house. War Machine was eventually apprehended and extradited to Las Vegas where he will have a preliminary hearing on October 17th. He wrote the following letter, which...

Sep 10, 2014 5:50 am

Tank Abbott: ‘I used to make Tito cry weekly, I’m the real HB BB’

“I used to beat Tito up and make him cry weekly. He didn’t like if I wrestled with him too rough… Tito is the furthest thing from a warrior. It’s disgusting to think that he could even get a step ladder and trim my toenails. “Don’t call me ‘The People’s Champ’, I am the original...

Sep 9, 2014 7:28 pm

Thiago Silva: ‘Ex-wife set me up, it was all about money’

“Here the thing. I didn’t do nothing. She said I pointed a gun at her, I tried to hurt her. I didn’t point any gun, I didn’t try to hurt her, you know? I wanted divorce, she wanted money, I didn’t want to give the money, she set me up, that’s the truth. I just...

Sep 6, 2014 2:29 pm

Thiago Silva Back Under UFC Contract

After a tumultuous year, that saw him jailed and terminated from the UFC, Thiago Silva has now recovered what was once lost. Earlier this week we learned that Silva was cleared of all charges by Florida prosecutors, and as a result, UFC President Dana White is prepared to let him return to fighting. Via UFC.COM:...

Sep 3, 2014 1:43 pm

BAIL DENIED! War Machine Charged With Attempted Murder, Facing Life In Prison

The MMA Fighter formerly known as Jon Koppenhaver, War Machine was in court this morning to answer to charges of beating two, including his ex-girlfriend, Christy Mack, inside her Las Vegas home. In total, the former UFC and Bellator fighter is charged with 32 Felony violations, including attempted murder, Battery by strangulation, kidnapping, sexual assault,...

Sep 1, 2014 8:32 am

Homeless MMA Fighter Training For Comeback Fight

Fight fans may remember Matt Major, a contestant on the show ‘Tapout’, and former Bellator MMA fighter, who was released after back to back losses to Alexander Shlemenko and Brett Cooper in 2010. Major hasn’t fought since being released by Bellator, and has been homeless. He will be making his MMA return against David Mitchell...

Aug 30, 2014 11:02 am

Tyron Woodley Speaks on Hometown of Ferguson, MI

  Tyron Woodley recently sat down with Steph Daniels from Bloodyelbow.com to discuss a wide range of topics, including the Rory MacDonald fight, his ATT teammates, and his opinion of Bellator MMA’s new boss, Scott Coker. During the course of the interview, more sensitive matters came up, namely the confusing and highly controversial state of...

Aug 15, 2014 10:58 pm

MUGSHOT! War Machine Booked, Held Without Bail

After a week on the run, UFC and Bellator veteran War Machine was picked up this afternoon by the U.S. Marshal in Simi Valley, California. He is being held in Ventura County Jail without bail, while awaiting transfer to Las Vegas. Here’s his mugshot:

Aug 13, 2014 6:12 pm

Pit Bull Mauling Aside, Grispi’s Wife Wants To Work Things Out

One day before the War Machine fiasco, another UFC fighter had been jailed for domestic violence, and it was pretty bad too. (More on that HERE) In what local authorities called, ‘The most horrific case of domestic violence’ they had ever seen, UFC veteran Josh Grispi allegedly assaulted his wife, then had his pit bull...

Aug 12, 2014 1:33 pm

EXCLUSIVE | War Machine’s Brother Cries Foul In Mack Recount, Says Twitter Comments Not Him

We have been following the beef between Dog the Bounty Hunter and someone claiming to be ‘War Machine’s brother’ very closely today, with extremely harsh comments coming from an account that claimed to belong to War Machine’s brother, Michael Koppenhaver. Several minutes ago I got off the phone with Michael Eugene Koppenhaver, War Machine’s brother,...

Aug 8, 2014 1:34 pm

Combate Americas Becomes First Fight Program To Win Major TV Award

Combate Americas, the first U.S. Hispanic Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports franchise created by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) co-founder Campbell McLaren to serve the nation’s fastest growing demographic, made history with its competition reality series on Friday, August 1, becoming the first fight-themed program ever to win a major television honor at the 29th annual...

Jul 8, 2014 2:06 pm

Dustin Holyko Explains “White Pride” Tattoo And Criminal Past

Former WSOF fighter Dustin Holyko has caught a significant amount of flak for his “White Pride” tattoo, as well as the Nazi “SS” Lightning bolt tattoo on his back. After BloodyElbow writer Brent Brookhouse did some research and dug up Holyko’s criminal past, the WSOF released him from his contract. MMAJunkie.com verifired Holyko’s criminal charges,...