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Mar 17, 2015 3:44 pm

$1 Million Emerald Encrusted Belt Up For Grabs In Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Fight

There’s more than just a big purse up for grabs in the upcoming Mayweather vs. Pacquiao mega-fight. According to a report by TMZ, the World Boxing Council (WBC) has decided to up their belt-game for this very special affair. TMZ Tells is best: (They also have more pictures) Two belts were made … an “onyx”...

Mar 17, 2015 3:31 pm

Mitt Romney vs. Evander Holyfield Booked

Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney has agreed to fight retired heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield for charity, this May. CNN Reports: Proceeds of the event will go to Charity Vision, a charity group founded by a physician and former Mormon missionary aimed at bringing medical care — mostly eye surgeries — to impoverished areas of the...

Mar 17, 2015 3:14 pm

UFC Champion Ronda Rousey Hits Instagram Heavy

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is MMA’s biggest star. With major crossover appeal that’s landed her in SI Swimsuit, and countless film roles, Rousey’s star has only continued to grow since defeating Cat Zingano in just 14-seconds. After taking somewhat of a break from her usual pre-fight social media campaigning, the champ is back, and...

Mar 17, 2015 2:38 pm

Aldo vs. McGregor Statistical Comparison

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has put together this stats comparison for the upcoming UFC 189 event featuring a UFC title fight between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. Thoughts?


Mar 17, 2015 2:16 pm

CM Punk Wants Brock Lesnar Back In The UFC

“He kind of made the blueprint. He made it possible for Dana to look at somebody like me and even make me the offer. I’m thankful for that, for sure. I asked him what the hardest thing for him to do was; he’s a super freak athlete, but something had to be difficult for him....

Mar 17, 2015 2:00 pm

Rockhold: ‘I can finish Lyoto Machida’

“I think I can finish Machida and I think I can perform and I look to be solid. Given Machida’s very quick, he’s elusive, he poses a lot of threats, I mean, I’m not going to say it’ll be a walk in the park. I know I can go out there and make it relatively...

Mar 17, 2015 1:51 pm

Hughes vs. Gracie ADCC Super-Fight Now Official

The ADCC World Championships are set for the promotion’s 2015 return to Brazil. Highlighting the event will be a super-fight between Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie. The Abu Dhabi Combat Club Submission Wrestling World Championships are set to go down in Sao Paulo on August 28-30. The Hughes vs. Gracie super-fight is just one part...

Mar 17, 2015 1:36 pm

Josh Barnett And Roy Nelson Agree To Fight

An intriguing heavyweight fight between Roy “Big Country” Nelson and Josh Barnett has been agreed upon by the fighters. While nowhere near official, the two heavyweights have agreed to square off, following a discussion on twitter. Check it: Daniel Phillips [email protected] Hey @roynelsonmma, Would you be open to performing at @MetamorisPro ? Would love to...

Mar 17, 2015 1:18 pm

BEEF! Cyborg Calls Ronda A “P-Word” For Letting Her Mom Talk So Much

Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino is continuing to stand up for herself when confronted through Rousey family interviews. In her latest dig at Ronda and her mom, “Cyborg” took to the infamous Underground Forums with the following: Kkkkkk Honda mom look like Kim Kardashian mom. She give interview for what? She want to be TMZ superstar? I...

Mar 17, 2015 1:02 pm

Erick Silva: “I will beat whoever is in front of me”

“My first opponent (Saunders) is 6’3″, a southpaw and mainly a kickboxer. Koscheck, however, is shorter than me, orthodox and a wrestler. That’s a huge difference when it comes to practice. Strategically, we had to make some changes, but it won’t be a major problem, because I’ve fought guys like him before. I train everything,...

Mar 17, 2015 1:01 pm

Brown Assault Case Back Under Review By Prosecutors

Top UFC welterweight fighter Matt Brown was recently involved in the alleged beating of a high-school janitor his jiu jitsu coach. Local police opted to not file charges due to a lack of evidence, and Brown proclaimed his innocence to the world. Fast forward a week, and the alleged victim in the case isn’t letting...

Mar 17, 2015 12:57 pm

Holdsworth Suffering From Post-Concussion Syndrome, Return Date Unknown

Ultimate Fighter Season 18 winner, and Team Alpha Male fighter Chris Holdsworth hasn’t seen the inside of the Octagon since May of 2014. The undefeated prospect, has been out nearly a year, and has no timetable on a return, due to a battle with post-concussion syndrome. MMAFighting.com has it: “I cut all that weight. I...

Mar 17, 2015 12:50 pm

‘I Think I Broke Her Before The Fight’

“I think I break her. She didn’t know what to expect. Maybe she thought that I am crazy. I am really nice. But not in the cage. I told her I like her. She’s still good fighter. I hope we’re gonna meet each other in the future. That’s all. I feel like I’m still sleeping,...

Mar 17, 2015 12:43 pm

Coach: ‘It’s not everyday someone dominates Pettis like that’

“Rafael is a great athlete, I love to work with him. We’ve been going strong together for the past 10 years. Most of my fighters enter fights as underdogs, but we use that as motivation. We knew how to beat Pettis in every aspect of the game, and everything we practiced led us to this...

Mar 17, 2015 12:35 pm

Cyborg To Ronda: ‘I’ll beat you down like your name was Carla Esparza’

The war of words continues between Cris Cyborg and Team Rousey. The latest to throw a match on the already blazing fire of rivalry is Cris Cyborg, who left this nice little note on twitter. Check it: Saw @ufc champion @joannamma fight! @RondaRousey you don't need to lose the belt, for me to beat you...

Mar 17, 2015 11:42 am

Medical Suspensions Report: UFC 185 Edition

The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation has revealed its list of UFC suspended fighters, following last Saturday’s UFC 185 event in Dallas. All combatants will be forced to serve out the minimum term for precautionary reasons, however five men were suspended indefinitely, and will require medical clearance to resume training. UFC 185 took place...

Mar 17, 2015 11:20 am

Shlemenko Fails Drug Test in California

The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has confirmed, through multiple outlets, that former Bellator middleweight champion, Alexander Shlemenko has failed his pre-fight drug test for his Bellator 133 appearance. The State of California will not disclose the substances Shlemenko failed for, citing privacy laws, but have confirmed they will be seeking a suspension and fine....

Mar 17, 2015 11:07 am

Liam McGeary Signs Multi-Year Contract Extension With Bellator

Less than a month after making history becoming the first-ever British World Champion in a major MMA organization, Liam McGeary (10-0) has signed a multi-fight, multi-year contract extension with Bellator MMA. Born in England, but now living in the Bronx, NY where he trains with Renzo Gracie, Liam McGeary set a promotional record for most...

Mar 17, 2015 4:59 am

Formiga Eyeing Cejudo Scrap In Mexico City

Nova Uniao’s Jussier Formiga (pictured) is looking to test the promotion’s hottest flyweight prospect, Henry Cejudo. Coming off a dominant performance at UFC 185, Cejudo recently asked for a slot on the UFC’s upcoming return to Mexico. Formiga took notice, and is throwing his name in the hat. Check it: @ColoredSpaces @AllThatMMA @HenryCejudo @danawhite @fan_gsp...

Mar 16, 2015 5:33 pm

Olympics? Rousey’s “Not that dumb”

“She’s not going to fight for free. She makes a ton of money doing what she’s doing and Ronda’s very smart. One of the things people don’t know about her is how smart she really is. She went to a special school here for kids who were excellent at math and science, and we always...

Mar 16, 2015 3:12 pm

Khabib: Ronda Rousey Can Beat “Cowboy” Cerrone

“Yesterday I read he say, he better than Ronda Rousey grappling-wise. But I think Ronda Rousey can beat Cowboy because Cowboy’s wrestling definitely is zero. Maybe she take him down 10 times and he’s done. But yesterday I read this. He say, ‘I grapple with Ronda Rousey.’ I think maybe seven or 10 times she...

Mar 16, 2015 1:42 pm

SHOTS FIRED! Mayweather Sends Drug Inspector To Pacquiao House

Floyd Mayweather has fired the first shots in the battle of drug testing between himself and Manny Pacquiao. In accordance with their contractual agreement, Mayweather requested drug inspectors to pay a surprise visit to Manny Pacquiao for a random drug screening. The Daily Mail has it: Pacquiao was approached unannounced by an anti-doping examiner at...

Mar 16, 2015 12:27 pm

Cyborg Already Signed To The UFC?

  The breaking news came in the truckloads on the most recent episode of Stud Show Radio. Co-host Justin Buchholz came ready and dropped three huge pieces of MMA news. One of the stories Buchholz talked about had to do with the rivalry between Ronda Rousey and Cristiane Cyborg. Read on because this is some...

Mar 16, 2015 11:56 am

Pacquiao Training Partners Revealed, Rigo Rumors Untrue

In the world of boxing, super-fights get super-secretive. Unlike their MMA counterparts, when boxing’s big stars come out, so do big paydays. As such, many of the nuances of training are top secret, and with rumors running rampant regarding the team Freddie Roach has assembled for Pacquiao, we have some clarity. ESPN has it: One...

Mar 16, 2015 11:55 am

McGregor Food?

Ireland’s MMA super-hero, Conor “The Notorious One” McGregor is just a few months away from his promised shot at UFC gold, and while our favorite Irishman has been mostly silent on the sidelines he did give us this quick little update. CAPTION: “Food” A photo posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Mar 13, 2015...