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Jun 11, 2015 9:46 am

Machida’s Striking? Yoel Romero’s Not Concerned With That

“Yoel said that he doesn’t have a problem if he has to stand up and strike with Machida. He says that his team has been training everything. They’ve been training Jiu Jitsu, Karate, Muay Thai, and standing up, boxing, and striking. He says if he’s in the clinch with Machida then he’ll use his Muay...

Jun 11, 2015 9:38 am

COACH: ‘Ronda’s Scary, Holly Holm Needs Two More Fights’

“I’d like two fights, just because the injury situation put us behind a little bit and in the last fight with Raquel, it was the first time she’d been hitting things really, really, really hard since her injury, and you’re still worried about it. No matter what people think, you always worry about the injuries,...

Jun 8, 2015 6:54 pm

Jedrzejczyk: ‘Never Doubt the Underdog, That’s How I Won the Title’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk walked into UFC 185 as the underdog on nearly every bookies’ sportsbook when she challenged Carla Esparza for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship. By the time Jedrzejczyk stepped out of the octagon, the championship was slung over her shoulder and the jaws of bettors around the world were on the floor. Never doubt...

Jun 8, 2015 3:58 pm

Leites: ‘Jose Aldo is 200% Ready for Conor McGregor’

Jose Aldo will finally be stepping into the octagon to defend his UFC Featherweight Championship against Conor McGregor at UFC 189 next month. The “World Tour” was extremely successful and garnered interest from mainstream media outlets, but now it’s time for the two to train and get ready for the fight. Thales Leites, Aldo’s training...

Jun 8, 2015 7:54 am

Coach: ‘Jones Is Back in the Gym, but UFC Future Uncertain’

Jon Jones has come across some troubled times in the recent months and the happenings of his life outside of the cage may prevent him from making a return. Coach Mike Winkeljohn believes that there is a real possibility the former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion never fights again. “I’m looking forward to Jon turning his...

Jun 7, 2015 8:00 am

World Class Muay Thai Champ Joins ISIS

Valdet Gashi claimed to have been honing his Muay-Thai skills in Thailand for the past several months, but in reality, he had joined ISIS and left for Syria to fight in the war. Gashi confirmed the news during an interview with SRF Radio. The World Muay-Thai champion traveled to Syria with three other boxers. The...

Jun 4, 2015 12:02 pm

UFC Champ: ‘I have a few tricks up my sleeve’

UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will defend her belt when she takes on challenger Jessica Penne. The Polish fighter recently talked to Submission Radio about that bout, as well as her win over former champ Carla Esparza. Here’s what she had to say: “You can be underdog, but you can beat the champion. This is...

Jun 3, 2015 5:00 am

Ryan Bader: ‘D.C. will be a full blown Diva champion’

Ryan Bader is clearly not a fan of newly crowned UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. “Darth” believes that “DC” received the easiest path to a UFC title in the sports history and thinks he should be more humble after getting beatdown by former champ Jon “Bones” Jones earlier this year. Here is what Bader...

Jun 2, 2015 5:49 am

Benavidez: ‘I’m Not A Fan Of John Dodson’

UFC flyweight and Team Alpha Male fighter Joseph Benavidez isn’t a fan of John Dodson. The top ranked fighter appeared on Submission Radio and talked about his relationship with ‘The Magician’, or rather lack there of. “That’s a tough one. I mean I’m not a fan of Dodson. I mean like he’s an alright guy....

Jun 2, 2015 5:40 am

Kelvin Gastelum Wants Back In Welterweight Division

Former UFC welterweight current middleweight Kelvin Gastelum wants to return to his previous division. Only problem with that? UFC president Dana White forced him to go up because of issues with making weight. According to Gastelum, who is preparing to fight in Mexico City, in order for him to return to the division he feels...

Jun 2, 2015 5:40 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: ‘I Wanted To Be A Good Looking Girl’

UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk surprised a lot of fans when she dethroned Carla Esparza in dominating fashion. Now, the Polish fighter is preparing for her first title defense against Jessica Penna. Jedrzejczyk recently appeared on Submission Radio and talked about her career. She revealed the reasons she got into combat sports, saying that at...

Jun 2, 2015 5:00 am

‘Bad Boy’ Boss On Reebok Deal: ‘Free Rides Don’t Last Forever’

Plenty of fighters have come out with their own opinions on the UFC/Reebok deal. Now, we have the opinion of one of the biggest and most recognizable MMA apparel brands. Robin Offner, CEO of Bad Boy Brands, spoke with former UFC fighter Chris Leben, on his podcast Unfiltered MMA Radio, about the deal and had...

Jun 1, 2015 3:33 pm

‘It’s Not Long Before Cormier Becomes A Full Blown Diva’

Ryan Bader has done a fantastic job at making a name for himself in recent weeks after Daniel Cormier’s victory at UFC 187. Cormier walked out of the octagon as the new UFC Light Heavyweight Champion and Bader confronted an emotional D.C. at the post-fight presser to get the fire for a feud going. Bader...

Jun 1, 2015 11:51 am

Benavidez Supports UFC Reebok Deal: ‘I Wasn’t Getting ANY Sponsorship Money’

When the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced they struck a deal with Reebok late in 2014, fighters were cautious to celebrate that they would be getting guaranteed money. After several revisions to the payout, the details became final and fighters were pissed. UFC women’s bantamweight perennial contender Miesha Tate recently came out and stated that she...

May 27, 2015 1:55 pm

Hendo Eyeing ‘Few More Wins’, Not Retirement

Dan Henderson is an MMA legend and probably toward the end of his career, but the UFC fighter would rather worry about getting a few wins than retiring. Henderson hasn’t performed well in recent memory, but says he’s not ready to hang it up just yet. Hendo talked to MMAJunkie Radio about his career and...

May 27, 2015 11:02 am

BEEF! ATT Founder Offers To Fight Blackzilian Founder With One Arm

If you’ve been watching this season of TUF then you have figured out by now that the owners of each gym, American Top Team and the Blackzilians, don’t like each other. ATT founder Dan Lambert recently went on Submission Radio and talked about the feud, saying he just thinks Glenn Robinson is trying too hard...

May 26, 2015 1:10 pm

Palmer: ‘I woke up naked next to a naked TJ Dillashaw

Being on a team its only natural for you to grow closer to your teammates and build relationships that will last for lifetimes. Then there’s waking up naked next to you teammate. On Submission Radio, WSOF champ and Team Alpha Male fighter Lance Palmer talked about a time when he woke up with a naked...

May 26, 2015 12:59 pm

Lombard Explains His Beef With Barnett, And It Started With A Broken Nose

UFC welterweight Hector Lombard talks about his beef with Josh Barnett and why he’s been calling the UFC heavyweight out. On an episode of Submission Radio Lombard went into detail about why the two men have issues with each other. Apparently it had something to do with a broken nose. “I’ve actually been calling Josh Barnett...

May 26, 2015 10:03 am

UFC’s Hector Lombard Eyeing 2016 Olympics

  First Anderson Silva, now Hector Lombard. It seems like the popular thing to do while on the sidelines due to testing positive for performance enhancers is to prepare for the Olympics. Silva came out and said he wants to represent Brazil in Taekwondo for the 2016 olympics and now Lombard has stated he plans...