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Nov 7, 2015 8:41 pm

UFN 77 Results: Alex Oliveira KO’s Piotr Hallmann stiff in round 3

A lightweight tilt between Alex Oliveira (13-2-1 MMA) and Piotr Hallmann (15-5 MMA) took place during the main card of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Alex Oliveira was able to dominate the first round by using some fine footwork and solid striking to keep Hallmann at bay. In round two...

Nov 7, 2015 7:38 pm

UFN 77 Results: Corey Anderson defeats Fabio Maldonado via decision

A light heavyweight bout between Fabio Maldonado (22-8 MMA) and Corey Anderson (6-1 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 main card in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Corey Anderson was able to get Maldonado to the floor early on in round one. The TUF 19 winner moved to half guard and started landing some solid...

Nov 7, 2015 4:57 pm

UFN 77 Results: Viscardi Andrade defeats Gasan Umalatov

A welterweight bout between Viscardi Andrade (18-6 MMA) and Gasan Umalatov (15-5-1 MMA) rounded up the UFC Fight Pass portion of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Round one was not very eventful, as both me struggled to get comfortable and find their range. Andrade landed the better strikes, as the...

Nov 7, 2015 4:06 pm

UFN 77 Results: Matheus Nicolau submits Bruno Korea in Round 3

A flyweight bout between Bruno Korea (4-1 MMA) and Matheus Nicolau (11-1-1 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Matheus Nicolau was able to find his range early, landing a clean left hand on Korea. After exchanging a few single shots, Nicolau was able to counter Korea with a...


Nov 5, 2015 10:20 am

Glover Teixeira pitches KO bet with Vitor Belfort with this fulfilling deal at stake

Saturday features a card full of Brazil’s top talent including Glover Teixeira and Vitor Belfort at UFC Fight Night 77 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Teixeira faces Patrick Cummins while Belfort headlines the event against Dan Henderson. In an interview with Sportv, Teixeira offered a sporty bet to Belfort with the loser having to pay for...

Oct 30, 2015 8:21 am

Free Fight: Henderson vs. Belfort I from Pride 32

UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson III goes down next weekend in Sao Paulo Brazil. Ahead of that fight take a look back at Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort’s first fight, from back at Pride 32 in 2006.

Oct 29, 2015 1:14 pm

Joe Rogan awards sh*t talking title to none other than this lad

Since Chael Sonnen’s retirement from MMA, it seemed like the UFC would be at a loss with some of its bravado in the hype game. Fans either loved or hated the words and actions of Sonnen, and it made for great publicity to build fights. Joe Rogan spoke with multiple-time kickboxing world champion John Wayne...

Oct 28, 2015 12:14 pm

Glover Teixeira celebrating his birthday doing exactly what a fighter should

October 28 marks UFC light heavyweight Glover Teixeira’s 36th birthday. Even with having the day off and it being his birthday, Teixeira was still in the gym working on his core strength. Teixeira posted a photo to Instagram with the caption, “Today is a day off but I’m working to get my core stronger with...

Oct 22, 2015 9:39 pm

Rafael Natal back training after successful eye surgery

Rafael Natal is currently riding a 3-fight win streak in the Octagon which has seen him pick up wins over Chris Camozzi, Tom Watson, and Uriah Hall. Following his last bout, Natal underwent surgery to repair a detached retina. Natal spoke to MMA Noise to discuss the surgery, as well as his return to training....

Oct 20, 2015 2:46 pm

Is Ronda Rousey a role model?

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is an extremely polarizing figure. While some support Rousey and her ‘tell it like it is’ attitude, others can’t help but turn the other cheek when Rousey occasionally makes a comment that comes across as harsh. While every fighter has critics, Rousey appears to have more than most given...

Oct 19, 2015 1:00 pm

More TUF seasons to showcase individual fight camps?

Season 21 of “The Ultimate Fighter” was a unique twist on the UFC’s reality show featuring two decorated fight camps with American Top Team and the Blackzilians facing off against each other. It was the first season for the reality show to feature an entire team pitted against each other in the battle to win...

Oct 19, 2015 10:43 am

White and Fertita commission Ronda Rousey mural in Venice Beach

Venice Beach is a very unique stretch to walk through in California. From Muscle Beach to the murals seen all over the neighborhood, Venice is also home to UFC champion Rounda Rousey. New mural of @RondaRousey in Venice Beach. Brilliant work by Brazilian artists @bicicrasemfreio #RouseyRevolution pic.twitter.com/2caBpMwSYy — Brian Hawkins (@Brian_Hawkins) October 10, 2015 UFC...

Oct 18, 2015 1:56 pm

“Showtime” denies he is helping Cerrone train for dos Anjos title fight

Rafael dos Anjos has a giant target on his back now that he has the UFC Lightweight Championship slung over his shoulder. The Brazilian defeated Anthony “Showtime” Pettis for the strap at UFC 185 in March and has been sidelined with an injury ever since. Now, he is set to defend his championship for the...

Oct 18, 2015 12:21 pm

‘I’m beating Vitor regardless of him being on drugs or not’

Dan Henderson is expected to meet Vitor Belfort for the third time in their careers in Brazil at “UFC Fight Night 77”. The fight is set to take place on November 7th and each fighter possess a victory over their opponent. “Hendo” thinks he has what it takes to handily defeat “The Phenom” this time...

Oct 16, 2015 5:34 pm

Old School BJ Penn pic with Mikyo Riggs, Leandro Nyza, Tony Desouza

Check out this Old School pic sent to us by Mikyo Riggs(2nd to right), BJ first met Mikyo when he started his jiu-jitsu journey in Mt. View, California at the Ralf Gracie BJJ Academy. He sent us this pic with the caption, “Some of the best training of my life out in Hilo, Hawaii”. On...

Oct 15, 2015 10:54 am

Sage Thread Of The Day — Kicking It With Rory Mac

UFC newcomer Sage Northcutt is currently the talk of the MMA town. The lightweight fighter is currently 6-0 in professional MMA and is coming off of his UFC debut, where he took out Francisco Trevino in only 57 seconds. After that fight Northcutt traveled to Canada and is currently working with Tristar, the gym where...

Oct 13, 2015 5:23 am

Wanderlei Silva and NSAC hearing date set for late October

MMA legend Wanderlei Silva will once again go in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The last time he was there the Brazilian was handed a lifetime ban for running from a drug test. Since then the retired fighter has been pretty vocal, speaking out against the UFC for shady practices. However, a district...

Oct 12, 2015 6:27 am

Man with cerebral palsy and cancer receives blue belt in jiu-jitsu

Ian Matuszak is a twenty year old man who suffers from a disease called cerebral palsy, a disorder that primarily affects muscle movement and bodily function. The disease impacts the lives of millions of people and Matuszak can be viewed as an inspiration for those who suffer from it. Matuszak also recently found out he...

Oct 11, 2015 6:21 pm

WATCH! Vitor Belfort DOMINATES in pro MMA debut 19 years ago

Regardless of what opinions fans have of Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort, there is no doubt that he is worthy of a spot in the UFC’s Hall of Fame when he decides to hang up his gloves. The Brazilian made his dive into the professional world of mixed martial arts nineteen years ago on October 11,...

Oct 11, 2015 1:32 pm

Conor McGregor on Jose Aldo’s injuries: ‘He ran when I didn’t’

After nearly a year of call outs and trash talking, Jose Aldo was scheduled to finally meet Conor McGregor in the middle of the octagon at “UFC 189” to decide who the featherweight king was. Aldo was forced out of the bout after suffering a rib injury, though, and was replaced by Chad Mendes in...

Oct 11, 2015 10:51 am

“Cyborg” Barrel Tosses Full Grown Man, Then Smiles — WATCH NOW

After the conclusion of UFC 190 in Brazil, it seemed like the stars were lining up for a Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey to finally meet in the octagon. UFC President Dana White and company had other plans for Rousey, however, and it was revealed Holly Holm would be next in line for...

Oct 11, 2015 8:54 am

“Cyborg” goes off on Dana White and Ronda Rousey for ‘bullying’ her

Invicta FC Featherweight Champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino may have a fight with an unnamed opponent coming up in November, but she still has her sights set on UFC Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey! The beef between “Cyborg” and “Rowdy” is nothing new, but the Brazilian is now bringing UFC President Dana White into the mix. “Cyborg”...

Oct 8, 2015 8:24 am

Cain Velasquez Vows To Stay More Active In The Future

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will be getting a rematch and a chance to get his belt back when he faces Fabricio Werdum once again, this time possibly in Brazil. That fight is expected to take place sometime early next year. At a recent UFC Q&A the former champ talked about being more active...

Oct 8, 2015 8:18 am

‘Belfort vs. Hendo 3’ Fight Card Set

The octagon will return to Brazil next month for UFC Fight Night 77. The 13-bout event, which will air on FOX Sports 1, is headlined by a middleweight bout featuring Vitor Belfort taking on Dan Henderson for a third time. Belfort and Henderson first met at PRIDE 32 in 2006, where “Hendo” earned a unanimous decision win over “The Phenom”....

Oct 7, 2015 11:08 am

Training For a Comeback — Bethe Correia’s First Day At AKA

Fresh off her crushing title fight loss to Ronda Rousey, Brazil’s Bethe Correia has moved to California’s AKA training center, readying for a comeback. Previously unbeaten, Bethe suffered her first defeat at the hands of the UFC champion back in August, in the UFC 190 main event.

Oct 6, 2015 3:27 am

Dan Hardy-Jose Aldo Training Clip

UFC featherweight champion and p4p great, Jose Aldo, is currently preparing for his upcoming fight with interim champ, Conor McGregor. The two will meet at UFC 194, taking place on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas. It’s a fight that has been a long time in the making and one that fans are chomping at the...

Oct 5, 2015 4:58 pm

“Showtime” Pettis: Conor McGregor ‘hasn’t beat no one yet’

Before he even won the UFC Interim Featherweight Championship, Conor McGregor had a target on his back. Whether it was established fighters looking for a major payday or up-and-comers looking to prove themselves, “The Notorious One” has always had something to prove to his naysayers and potential opponents. McGregor blasted through the likes of Dennis...