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Jun 22, 2015 10:27 am

Al Iaquinta Plans to ‘Dominate’ Gilbert Melendez

After Bobby Green was forced to pull out of his fight with “Raging” Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night 71, Iaquinta’s future on the card was in question. Enter: Gilbert Melendez. Melendez, seeking redemption for his loss to Eddie Alvarez at UFC 188, signed the contract and is set to face Iaquinta on July 15,...

Jun 19, 2015 8:40 am

Crazy New Details Emerge In Anderson Silva Drug Testing Case… IS HE INNOCENT?

Some interesting news has surfaced about former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva’s failed drug tests. According to Larry Pepe, MMA & bodybuilding journalist and host of Pro MMA Radio, the results of Silva’s drug tests show conflicting results. Apparently, a test was given and two samples were sent to two different labs. One lab tested positive,...

Jun 17, 2015 10:44 am

UFC Champ Rousey Explains Change In Walkout Theme

UFC champion Ronda Rousey is known for a lot of things, including her walk-out song, Joan Jett’s “Bad Reputation”. Rousey talked to Marc Myers from The Wall Street Journal about her song and how it came to be. Here’s an excerpt: “Lots of professional fighters want their walkout song to sound like the “Rocky” theme—you know, regal...

Jun 16, 2015 8:50 am

‘100% McGregor Can Submit Jose Aldo’

“He’s very good on the ground, and he’s even better when it’s grappling for MMA. That’s a lot of difference. You know, grappling or Jiu Jitsu is not the same as the wrestling and grappling in MMA, and he’s really good there. He’s got good submissions, he’s very fast and he can move in most...

Jun 15, 2015 8:20 pm

Mark Hunt on His Next Fight: ‘I Don’t Deserve to Headline’

The last time Mark Hunt stepped into the octagon, he took a serious beating at the hands of top-contender Stipe Miocic. Despite the beatdown, fans still cheered Hunt back to his feet and cheered him on as he tried to fight back at the start of every round. Needless to say, Hunt has always been...

Jun 15, 2015 1:14 pm

Bobby Lashley Willing to Fight Teammate Kimbo Slice in Bellator

Bellator houses some of the biggest, most intimidating heavyweights in the sport. Say what you will about their move set; If you were standing in an alleyway and encountered Kimbo Slice or Bobby Lashley, you’d run the other way. Slice and Lashley are teammates who train at American Top Team, but are also among the...

Jun 15, 2015 8:21 am

Mark Hunt Recalls the Several Times He has Seen the Grim Reaper

Mark Hunt could go down as one of the toughest men to ever step foot into the octagon. Other than Roy Nelson and Junior dos Santos, nobody in the heavyweight division can make claim that that they have as tough of a chin as Hunt does. The multi-sport athlete has competed with kickboxers and mixed...

Jun 13, 2015 7:27 am

Cejudo: ‘I Can Dominate The Champ’

“I think it’ll be about timing. I feel ready now, but obviously I have a team behind me, and we make a decision together. It’s not just me, myself and I. It’s my team that comes together, and we make the best decision possible. “We not only can win the belt, but win it decisively...

Jun 13, 2015 7:18 am

Torres: ‘Fans Want Me To Fight For The Title, Not Penne’

“I know that me fighting Joanna is a fight fans would want to see more than Penne.” “Who I think is going to win is Joanna. I think Jessica Penne is a good fighter. I don’t know if I see Joanna TKOing Jessica like she did to Carla, because I think Carla’s striking is not...

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...