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Sep 2, 2015 7:40 am

‘Fedor Has Not Signed With The UFC’

  Don’t run into the streets screaming with joy just yet fight fans. MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko has not signed with the UFC, yet. There was a report that surfaced yesterday, from Combat Press, that stated Fedor had indeed signed with the UFC and was currently in the process of booking an opponent. Awesome right?...

Aug 31, 2015 11:25 am

Is Dana White teasing the signing of Fedor Emelianenko to UFC?

Fedor Emelianenko rocked the mixed martial arts world when he announced he would be making his return to the sport in July. His relationship with Bellator’s Scott Coker lead many to assume that “The Last Emperor” would be signing with the Viacom company, but Coker has since let it be known that Fedor will not...

Aug 30, 2015 7:40 pm

Ryan Bader admits to thinking of ‘other options’ after UFC title snub

After Daniel Cormier disposed of Anthony “Rumble” Johnson at UFC 187 for the vacated UFC Light Heavyweight Championship, Ryan Bader confronted the new champion at the post fight press conference. The confrontation caught Cormier off guard and got under his skin and it seemed like his first title defense was set: Cormier vs. Bader. Not...

Aug 30, 2015 6:25 am

OUCH! Check out Melvin Guillard ‘shattered’ right hand (GRAPHIC)

Melvin Guillard has had issues picking up momentum since getting released from the Ultimate Fighting Championship in 2014. After a controversial split with World Series of Fighting earlier this year, “The Young Assassin” signed with Bellator with hopes of picking up lightweight gold. Guillard will have to wait until his hand recovers in order to...


Aug 30, 2015 4:32 am

Carmont vs. Lins Booked As ‘Dynamite’ Four-Man Tourney Alternate Fight

Bellator and GLORY’s first joint event is set to go off with a bang in September as “Dynamite 1” will feature a one night, four man light heavyweight tournament. UFC veteran Phil Davis, Emanuel Newton, Linton Vassell, and Muhammed Lawal will battle for supremacy and possibly the right to face the winner of Ortiz/McGeary for...

Aug 30, 2015 1:41 am

UFC Fighters react to the MTV VMAs and it isn’t pretty

For better or worse, MTV’s “Video Music Awards” always becomes one of the most talked-about nights in American culture. Whether it’s because it is the only night of the year MTV actually acknowledges music videos or because something crazy happened, mainstream outlets are usually picking up on it and breaking down the best and the...

Aug 28, 2015 6:26 pm

REPLAY! Marloes Coenen Nearly Rips Opponents Arm Off!

In the first fight of Bellator 141, featherweight women went to war, but it was Marloes Coenen who grabbed the win by nearing ripping her opponents arm off, earning the second round submission win. Check it out! The Best Training Room You’ll Probably Ever See — D.C., Rockhold, Khabib, Velasquez All Training For UFC Greatness

Aug 28, 2015 4:50 pm

Lorenzo Hood Injured, Marloes Conenen vs. Arlene Blencowe Bumped To Main Card

Just before the fights were set to start (7:45 PM ET), Bellator MMA have reveled that the heavyweight fight between Lorenzo Hood and Raphael Butler, which was scheduled for the main card has been canceled. It is apparently due to an undisclosed injury suffered by Hood. Because of that, the prelim fight between Marloes Conenen...

Aug 28, 2015 11:57 am

Melvin Guillard: ‘The Reebok Deal Is A Slap In The Face To Veterans’

Former UFC and WSOF lightweight Melvin Guillard is now set to make his Bellator MMA debut Friday night against Brandon Girtz in the main event. Guillard’s brief stint with WSOF did not go well and there still seems to be a little bad blood between himself and the promotion, however, his departure from the UFC...

Aug 26, 2015 7:29 am

WSOF Exec Hints That He Whooped Guillard In Sparring, Gracie Backs Him Up

Former UFC lightweight, WSOF lightweight and current Bellator fighter Melvin Guillard is preparing for his upcoming debut in the promotion. However, in a recent interview WSOF VP Ali Abdel-Aziz completely blasted Guillard for how he acted while in the promotion. Aziz said, among a lot of other things, that Guillard is ‘sh*t’ and will only...

Aug 26, 2015 1:28 am

WATCH! Poster Signing Gone Wrong Almost Leads To Full-Scale Brawl

Tensions were High between fight camps as Patricky and Saad Awad signed posters for This fridays #Bellator141 . Bellator World Champ Patricio Pitbull caught the eye of possíble title contender Georgi Karakanyan , They have been going back on forth on Twitter and their twitter beef carried over into Bellator check In room . Needless...

Aug 26, 2015 12:01 am

Tito Ortiz, Candy Crush Addict?

Guys, does former UFC light heavyweight champion and current Bellator title challenger have a problem? Rampage Jackson thinks so. The UFC fighter took to Instagram to share a piece evidence, proving that Tito Ortiz is a Candy Crush Fanatic. Candy Crush addiction is a real issue and should not be taken lightly. A common symptom...

Aug 25, 2015 10:27 am

WSOF VP: ‘Melvin Guillard Is Sh*t –– He’s The Champ of Tapping Out’

There’s no secret that things didn’t quite work out for former UFC lightweight Melvin Guillard during his time with the World Series of Fighting. Guillard missed weight for his WSOF debut. Then he was given a title fight, which he also failed to make weight for. That fight was changed to a non title fight...

Aug 25, 2015 3:32 am

Mrs. “El Nino” Kerri Anne Melendez Rare Sparring Footage

Kerri Anne Melendez, wife of former Strikeforce lightweight champion and current UFC fighter Gilbert ‘El Nino’ Melendez, is looking to make her move into MMA. She was recently signed to Bellator and is set to make her debut at the promotion’s ‘Dynamite’ event, which will take place on Sept. 19. Her debut will take place...

Aug 24, 2015 12:56 pm

BEEF! UFC lightweight gets shut down for judging women’s division!

The path to gold is usually never short. Whether you are chasing a championship in the Ultimate Fighting Championship or Bellator, the amount of work you put in behind the scenes shadows what fans actually get to see. After just two octagon appearances, Holly Holm is set to challenge Ronda Rousey for her UFC Women’s...

Aug 22, 2015 5:05 pm

Melvin Guillard Wants To Be Champ, But Refuses To Fight The Man With The Belt

Former UFC lightweight Melvin Guillard is now in Bellator MMA and looking to eventually grab that title. Only, there’s a problem. He doesn’t want to fight the current champion. Bellator lightweight champion Will Brooks is a friend and training partner of Guillard’s and the two are not likely to face off in the Bellator cage....

Aug 21, 2015 1:50 pm

Is PRIDE Making a Comeback In Japan?

What’s the saying, ‘PRIDE Never dies’? Well, that might be true after all. According to Stud Show Radio’s Justin Buchholz, the people behind PRIDE are coming back and doing a whole new MMA promotion called Samurai. All you fanboys take a deep breathe and calm down. This is information that was passed on to Buchholz,...

Aug 20, 2015 12:01 am

Fedor’s Training Hard For His Return –– Here’s Proof!

Fedor Emelianenko is busy training for his eventual MMA return. Fans and media are still waiting to see where he will end up and of course, who he will fight. A lot of chatter has been pointing to him going to the UFC, but still nothing even remotely official has come out. Fedor has said...

Aug 19, 2015 10:15 am

DC: ‘There’s No Tension Between AKA And Dana White’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is in a little bit of a pickle. He’s apart of American Kickboxing Academy, or AKA for short. That’s his team and those are his training partners. He’s also obviously the UFC champ and works as a UFC analyst on FOX Sports. So when his teammates Josh Koscheck and...

Aug 18, 2015 2:34 pm

Tito’s Promise? ‘I’ll never talk about Cyborg vs. Rousey again’

Tito Ortiz won’t talk about Cyborg vs. Rousey anymore. Well, what are we supposed to do with ourselves now? The former UFC champion and upcoming Bellator title challenger, Ortiz, recently took to Twitter and announced to the masses that he will no longer be standing on rooftops and yelling out ‘Rousey’s scared!’ So he didn’t...

Aug 18, 2015 8:26 am

State Approves 2-vs-2 MMA Fights

People continue to look for new and inventive ways to evolve the sport of MMA. Bringing back tournaments, and doing things like Bellator’s Dynamite event which will feature a cage and a Glory kickboxing ring in one arena seem like fun ideas that could breathe some life into the sometimes stale Saturday fight cards. Having...

Aug 18, 2015 3:06 am

Latest UFC Fighter-To-Fighter Callouts And Tweet Beefs

Fighter Twitter feuds. They’re becoming more and more prevalent in today’s MMA world. Fighters will go on Twitter and call out a fighter, or several fighters, then wait to see who bites. Once a response is given the back and forth usually starts. Each fighter will give their reasons for wanting to fight and their...

Aug 17, 2015 7:03 am

Fedor Emelianenko starts training camp for his comeback fight!

Former PRIDE Heavyweight Champion Fedor Emelianenko is back on the mats getting ready for his return to action! Where “The Last Emperor” will end up is still undecided, but UFC, Bellator and World Series of Fighting have apparently all thrown their hats in the mix. Fedor Emelianenko has officially begun training camp for his return...

Aug 17, 2015 1:00 am

WATCH! Ben Askren shows off strength by CRUSHING watermelons!

Ben Askren is arguably the best welterweight fighting outside of the octagon. He is a former Bellator champion, the reigning ONE Welterweight Champion, AND an olympian. His style of fighting may not be the most popular, but it surely gets the job done and his record proves it— he has NEVER lost a fight! When...

Aug 15, 2015 2:09 pm

Phil Davis Compares UFC Exit To Breaking Up With A Girlfriend

Former UFC light heavyweight and current Bellator MMA fighter Phil Davis, recently took part in a media day in Los Angeles and of course the topic of leaving the UFC came up. Davis didn’t shy away from talking about it and instead gave a pretty unique analogy for how he felt after leaving the promotion he...

Aug 13, 2015 8:25 am

GSP Reveals His Favorite Fighter––’I Always Like The Bad Guys’

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre recently revealed who one of his all time favorite fighters is. Coming from a guy like GSP, his answer might surprise you. GSP, while recently talking to the media, said that one of his favorite fighters to watch was former UFC light heavyweight champ and current Bellator fighter Tito...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

The Real Truth On Thomson? — How The UFC Let A Top 10 Fighter Go… Again

  Yesterday it was announced that UFC lightweight and former Strikeforce champion Josh Thomson had signed a new contract with Bellator MMA. In a report that surfaced earlier in the day it was stated that Thomson was released by the UFC, who decided not to match Bellator’s offer. According to the fighter himself, via a...