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Jan 26, 2015 4:35 pm

Demetrius Johnson Predicts Lineker vs. McCall As Title Eliminator

UFC flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson has successfully defended his strap an impressive 6 times, and has remained nearly undefeated in the Octagon. Since dropping to flyweight in 2012, Johnson’s record has remained perfect, with the exception of a draw against Ian McCall in their first bout. Johnson now predicts that if McCall defeats John Lineker...

Jan 26, 2015 4:00 pm

Anderson Silva To Media Members: ‘Stop Asking If My Leg Is Okay’

Ahead of Anderson Silva’s return to the Octagon this Saturday against Nick Diaz, there has been much speculation as to how Silva will perform in his first fight back following his gruesome leg injury against Chris Weidman. Silva says his leg is fine, and would prefer if people stopped asking him about it. He spoke...

Jan 26, 2015 3:50 pm

Jon Jones Explains Deleted Tweet Following “Fight Night Stockholm”

Following Anthony Johnson’s TKO win over Alexander Gustafsson at “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones sent out this defamatory Tweet to Alexander Gustafsson. The champ deleted the Tweet shortly after, and explained why on Twitter. It's exactly what he did to me after my DC fight “@Mike_Liftss: @JonnyBones why'd you delete...

Jan 26, 2015 3:43 pm

Shamrock FC Champions Will Be Awarded Bellator MMA Contracts

The topic of major MMA promotions such as the UFC, and Bellator MMA, having amateur divisions is one that has long been discussed. A step across the bridge between regional circuit MMA and the big leagues was crossed recently when it was announced that Professional Shamrock FC champions would be awarded contracts with Bellator MMA....

Jan 26, 2015 11:04 am

Anderson Silva: ‘My Mind Is Good’

There have been many question marks surrounding the return of Anderson Silva to the UFC. This Saturday those questions will be answered as ‘The Spider’ steps into the Octagon for the first time in over a year to face Nick Diaz, who hasn’t been in the Octagon in nearly 2 years. Ahead of the bout,...

Jan 26, 2015 9:50 am

Anthony Johnson “Still In Shock” From Defeating Gustafsson

On Saturday night, Anthony Johnson went into hostile territory to face Alexander Gustafsson in front of The Mauler’s native crowd in Sweden. Johnson went in and ultimately knocked Gustafsson out in the first round after landing vicious ground and pound while Gustafsson was rocked. He spoke to media members post-fight to discuss the finish, as...

Jan 26, 2015 5:06 am

Tito Responds To Kimbo Callout: ‘NO’

Since Kimbo Slice signed with Bellator MMA earlier this year there has been much talk as to who he will face upon making his debut. Slice stated that he was interested in a bout against Tito Ortiz, who he apparently had a problem with in the past. Ortiz responded to Slice’s callout saying: “I’m a...

Jan 26, 2015 5:05 am

Werdum: “2015 Is My Year”

Fabricio Werdum closed out 2014 on a high note, defeating Mark Hunt at UFC 180 to win the interim UFC heavyweight championship. The win put Werdum in a spot to potentially unify the interim belt with the heavyweight championship when Cain Velasquez returns to the cage and the pair face off. He spoke about the...

Jan 26, 2015 5:04 am

“UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos” Poster Revealed

The UFC has released the official fight poster for “UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos”. The event goes down March 14th from Dallas Texas, and will feature Anthony Pettis vs. Rafael Dos Anjos as Pettis looks to defend his title for the second time. In the co-main event, former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will square...

Jan 26, 2015 5:02 am

Taisumov Apologizes For Hitting Christodoulou While He Was Out

Last night on the preliminary card of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Mairbek Taisumov scored a brutal KO win over Anthony Christodoulou, who took the fight on short notice. After KOing Christodoulou, Taisumov landed several shots while Christodoulou was out, before the ref could stop the fight. Taisomov felt bad about the shots, and apologized to...

Jan 26, 2015 5:01 am

Gustafsson vs. Johnson Does Highest UFC on FOX Numbers In Two Years

This past weekend, Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson went to war in Stockholm. The bout saw Gustafsson KO’d in the first round, marking the first time ‘The Mauler’ had been stopped by strikes in his career. Overnight ratings from TVbythenumbers show 2.82 million viewers tuning in to see the scrap, however that is just...

Jan 25, 2015 7:52 pm

PREDICTION! Rashad Evans Thinks Johnson Will KO Jones With An Uppercut

I'm extremely proud of my brother @anthony_rumble for his complete annihilation of Alexander Gustafson! Rumble's journey to be where he is right now is story of inspiration. I'm blessed to have the privilege to watch my bro develop as a fighter and most importantly a person. Now let me be the first to tell you...

Jan 25, 2015 7:38 pm

Graphic Photo Of Bobby Green’s Torn Quad Muscle

Recently, fan favorite fighter Bobby ‘King’ Green, underwent surgery to repair a torn quad muscle in his leg. Below is a very graphic photo of Green’s quad during surgery.

Jan 25, 2015 7:05 pm

Chris Leben Opens Up About New Tell All Book

Fan favorite fighter, Chris ‘The Crippler’ Leben may no longer be fighting, but Leben is looking to open up about his time fighting, and his struggles with addiction throughout his career. Lebrun spoke to MMAJunkie to discuss the book, and why it’s difficult to re-live his often dark past. “I’ve been with playmates in a...

Jan 25, 2015 5:28 pm

Henderson’s Unconcerned About Head Trauma Following KO Loss To Mousasi

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Dan Henderson was TKO’d for the second time in his career. While that isn’t cause for worry, Henderson is a 44 year-old veteran has had 43 bouts throughout his professional MMA career, leaving many to worry if the former Pride FC champion needs to...

Jan 25, 2015 5:05 pm

Henderson Stoppage Gets Dana White’s Stamp Of Approval

There has been much talk regarding whether or not the stoppage from last night’s “UFC Fight Night Stockholm” co-main event was a good stoppage or bad stoppage. In the first round, Gegard Mousasi landed an overhand right that dropped Dan Henderson. Mousasi landed several quick blows and the ref stopped the fight, however Henderson was...

Jan 25, 2015 4:36 pm

Dillashaw: ‘It Would Be Tough For Me To Have To Beat Faber’

Since UFC bantamweight TJ Dillashaw defeated Renan Barao to win the bantamweight title back in April of 2014, there has been much talk of a potential matchup between Dillashaw, and his friend, and mentor, Urijah Faber. Several weeks ago, UFC President Dana White revealed that the pair had already agreed to fight each other, however...

Jan 25, 2015 4:25 pm

Pros React To Controversial Stoppage In Henderson’s Loss To Mousasi

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Dan Henderson was stopped with strikes for just the 2nd time in his career. The stoppage was a controversial one however, with many thinking the referee stopped the fight too early, and didn’t give Henderson enough time to recover. Below is a compilation of...

Jan 25, 2015 4:14 pm

Pros React To Johnson’s Win Over Gustafsson

Yesterday the MMA world watched on as Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson stepped into the Octagon to face Alexander Gustafsson in Sweden. Johnson did what many didn’t think he would, knocking out Gustafsson in the 1st round, marking the first time ‘The Mauler’ was stopped with strikes in his MMA career. Below is a compilation of fighter...

Jan 25, 2015 3:56 pm

Amirkhani On Post-Fight Octagon Interview: ‘I Thought Rogan Was Drunk’

Last night at “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Makwan Amirkhani stopped Team Alpha Male fighter Andy Ogle in just 8 seconds after landing a flying knee followed by a brutal uppercut giving the young fighter a win in his UFC debut. Following the stoppage, Amirkhani was joined by UFC commentator Joe Rogan in the cage for...