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Jul 18, 2014 5:02 am

WSOF Champ Rousimar Palhares Targets Jon Fitch And Only Jon Fitch

“My family is my life. I was sad that he said those things, but I’m not bothered. We’ll settle our things inside the cage. I don’t hope he’s my next opponent, I want him to be. I’m coming after him. I will train for him. I want him. I don’t know how the fight would...

Jul 18, 2014 5:01 am

Two Fighters Hospitalized After Weight-Cut Gone Wrong

Mixed Martial Arts fighters often cut an extreme amount of weight in order to maximize their potential for victory. It’s part of the game. Come in low on weigh-in day, and rehydrate, gaining 10’s, sometimes into the 20’s worth of poundage by fight time. In a recent story up on MMA.TV, a tale is told...

Jul 17, 2014 2:45 pm

QUICK TWITT | Miesha Tate Says She’ll Take Care Of Holly Holm “In Due Time”

Next to Ronda Rousey, former Strikeforce champ Miesha Tate is probably the UFC’s most popular female athlete. Actually, there’s no probably about it. With a current date to face Rin Nakai in Japan, Tate isn’t letting all the talk of the UFC’s new females drown her out. In a reaction to the recent signing of...

Jul 17, 2014 2:44 pm

Mark Bocek Thinks Training With Girls Is Like Training With Little Boys

UFC lightweight grappling ace, Mark Bocek isn’t a fan of cross-training with female fighters. In fact, the top ranked lightweight fighter hates it, and in a recent post on The Underground, he explained. “What a waste of time for Gegard, must be a nice guy… Maybe you guys are not getting this, let me explain....


Jul 17, 2014 2:42 pm

QUICK TWITT | Jon Jones & Chris Weidman React To Leaving The ESPY’s Empty Handed

Last night going up for ESPN awards were three UFC champions. Jon Jones, Chris Weidman and Ronda Rousey. Ronda was the only one to bring home a W. In the aftermath, the two UFC champs took to twitter with their humble reaction. Check it: I think @RondaRousey winning best female athlete isn't even arguable #WMMA...

Jul 17, 2014 2:41 pm

QUICK TWITT | Nurmagomedov Asks The UFC To Test Him With Cerrone Bout

Following Donald Cerrone’s win over Jim Miller (Replay HERE), top UFC lightweight fighter, Khabib Nurmagomedov is asking for a date with a Cowboy. This bout is actually expected to take place, with the winner getting a crack at the UFC title. Check it: I want 5 rounds with @Cowboycerrone , I want to test myself,...

Jul 17, 2014 2:40 pm

PHOTO | Hematoma Day 2 For Proctor – Face Still Shaped Weird

Last night fight fans were witness to one of the ugliest hematoma’s in UFC history, and it was on Joe Proctor’s temple. (See it HERE) Today the Joe Lauzon protege shares a pic of his recovering face and it’s better, but it’s not exactly looking great. Check it: Day 2 off my hematoma. Swelling went...

Jul 17, 2014 1:02 pm

Donald Cerrone is Ready – “I Will Literally Fight Anyone The UFC Gives Me”

“I will literally fight anybody. UFC tells me a day and time to be there, and I’ll gladly be there. Nate [Diaz], Khabib [Nurmagomedov], anybody. I want to fight. Sooner the better, and I’m looking forward to getting back out there.” During last night’s post-fight presser, Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone stated that he will fight anyone,...

Jul 17, 2014 12:56 pm

UFC Fight Night 45 Medical Suspensions Report

The State of New Jersey has suspended several participants from last night’s UFC Fight Night 45 event, some for a very long time. UFC Fight Night 45: Cerrone vs. Miller’ took place from the Revel Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City. Among the suspended are main event fighter, Jim Miller, who must be cleared by...

Jul 17, 2014 6:45 am

Ronda Rousey First In MMA To Win ESPN ESPY Award

Last Night, UFC Bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey became the first MMA Fighter to win an ESPN ESPY award. The fast rising super-star, failed to win best fighter, but picked up best female athlete of the year before the night’s conclusion. Here’s her winning:

Jul 17, 2014 6:40 am

QUICK TWITT | UFC Fighters React To Donald Cerrone’s KO Over Jim Miller

Last night on FOX Sports 1, Donald Cerrone racked up his third straight win of 2014. It was an impressive performance infront of a packed Revel Arena in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Here’s how the MMA world saw it: Congrats @Cowboycerrone nice Head kick KO!! — Anthony Pettis (@Showtimepettis) July 17, 2014 So excited for...

Jul 17, 2014 6:30 am

PHOTO | Jessamyn Duke Breaks Hand In Last Night’s UFC Fight Night 45 Bout

During last night’s UFC Fight Night 45 event, one of Ronda Rousey’s Four-headed horsewomen, Jessamyn Duke failed to deliver for the second consecutive time. Her teammate and cornerman, Shayna Baszler took to twitter with explanations and photo’s as did Jessamyn. Check it: Prefight interview I said @hellahighhd had a brick head & could take a...

Jul 17, 2014 5:10 am

Ronda Rousey Believes She Can Be The Next ‘Rock’

“I never thought that being an action movie star was in the cards for me. My agent, Brad Slater, kept telling me, ‘You’re going to be the female Rock.’ Then I started to believe it could be a reality. “I don’t half-ass anything. If I’m going to do something, I’m going to do it to...

Jul 17, 2014 5:04 am

Weidman Nearly Pulled Out Of Machida Bout With Injury

“I went through a two-day period where I was very nervous, and felt, you had mentioned my hand, and I thought I was going to have to pull out of the fight. I couldn’t touch my thumb to any of my fingers. I couldn’t grab anything, I couldn’t squeeze a toothbrush, couldn’t brush my teeth....

Jul 17, 2014 5:03 am

Holm In No Rush For Rousey Title Fight

  “I know I have a lot to learn, so I do want to have a couple fights before fighting Ronda. But if you told me that’s what I had to do right now, I’d say fine, let’s grind it out and get to work. I just feel like there are some more things I...

Jul 17, 2014 5:01 am

McGregor: ‘I’ll be champ by end of the year’

“It doesn’t seem surreal. I believed it in when others would not. I seem to have the habit of predicting the future. I have these visions and they seem to come true. I’m never going to doubt them and no one else should, either. I have a clear, clear vision that that gold belt is...

Jul 16, 2014 9:52 pm

Bonus Report: Donald Cerrone Among Four $50k Recipients

Tonight’s UFC Fight Night 45 event delivered nine finishes. As a result the competition for ‘Performance Of The Night’ Bonuses was stiffer than ever. In the end, UFC President Dana White awarded $50,000 in bonus funds to Donald Cerrone, Lucas Martins, John Liniker, and Alptekin Ozkilic. “UFC Fight Night 45: Cerrone vs. Miller” took place...

Jul 16, 2014 7:07 pm

“UFC Fight Night 45” Results: Lineker TKOs Ozkilic with 9 Seconds Remaining

Flyweights John Lineker and Alptekin Ozkilic put on a hard-hitting display in their fight tonight on Fox Sports 1. Lineker proved to the world tonight that he has the heaviest hands in the flyweight division. This may have confused some viewers, though, as Ozkilic took a lot of punishment before he was finally knocked out....

Jul 16, 2014 6:31 pm

“UFC Fight Night 45” Results: Martins Drops White, Picks Up KO Win in Round 3

The issue with White’s offense in the first was that he leaned forward with every lunging shot he tried to land. This created an issue because whenever Martins would fire off with a counter hook, White would not only have to step backwards, but he also had to posture up first. This allowed Martins to...

Jul 16, 2014 5:52 pm

“UFC Fight Night 45” Results: Tibau Beats Healy by way of Unanimous Decision

Last time Pat Healy fought in New Jersey (UFC 165) he lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov by way of unanimous decision. Tonight’s result was no different, and he has yet to pick up a win since January 2013 in Strikeforce. Gleison Tibau looked to be in another league at the start of the bout. Healy’s reach...

Jul 16, 2014 5:13 pm

“UFC Fight Night 45” Results: Smith Crumbles Duke, Gets 1st Round TKO Win

Leslie Smith is a killer. Jessamyn Duke may have an impressive physique, but if you cannot keep your opponent a safe distance away then the reach is pointless. Smith did a great job at closing the distance and for every shot she took, she countered with two of her own. Smith eventually backed Duke up...

Jul 16, 2014 4:49 pm

“UFC Fight Night 45” Results: Sterling Outclasses Viana, Earns TKO Win in Round 3

Aljamain Sterling completely outclassed Hugo Viana tonight in their bout at “UFC Fight Night 45”. Sterling showed rays of brilliance in his standup and grappling on the path to his TKO victory. Sterling not only put on a great display of offense, but he did a fantastic job at neutralizing any form of offense Viana...