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Aug 8, 2014 11:38 am

QUICK TWITT | Rockhold Calls No TRT Vitor “Laughable”

Taking a play out of Weidman’s book, Vitor Belfort antagonist, Luke Rockhold threw up a new side-by-side comparison of Vitor Belfort. Check it: Ha laughable RT @mik3m518: @LukeRockhold disgusting isn't it? pic.twitter.com/31XfJDK0bQ — Luke Rockhold (@LukeRockhold) August 7, 2014

Aug 8, 2014 11:20 am

Ben Saunders Back In The UFC

Former UFC welterweight, Ben ‘Killa B’ Saunders is returning to the world’s best Mixed Martial Arts promotion after a four-year, eleven-fight stint outside the promotion. The fighter took to twitter with the announcement: It's Official I am back in the @UFC !!!!   I wanna Thank @JAronsonTitanFC , Lex , & @TitanFighting for letting me...

Aug 8, 2014 11:14 am

“Bigfoot” Confident Off TRT: ‘I had great performances without it’

“I had never done the TRT before that fight with Mark Hunt, I asked to do it just that one time. I had a major surgery on 2006 and I had great performances after that. Unfortunately, I had little success with TRT, the result wasn’t the expected. But I’ll work the same way, having a...

Aug 8, 2014 11:08 am

Gunnar Nelson vs. Rick Story Booked As UFC Fight Night 53 Headliner

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has confirmed that top 15 welterweight contenders Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story will collide in the five round main event of UFC FIGHT NIGHT STOCKHOLM on October 4. The entire card will stream live and on-demand on UFCFIGHTPASS.com, the UFC’s digital streaming service, to subscribers in 167 countries and counting. The...


Aug 8, 2014 10:45 am

QUICK TWITT | Michael Bisping & Luke Rockhold Engage In (Weak) Twitter Beef

Michael Bisping has had it with the trash talk of Luke Rockhold. And as these things typically do, that dislike has come out on twitter in the form of the latest ‘MMA Twitter Beef’: @LukeRockhold wow, you again. Find a hobby or something, whatever it is, please stop crying at me. — michael (@bisping) August...

Aug 8, 2014 10:39 am

Caraway Books Assuncao For October Bout

A battle of bantamweights has been booked for the UFC’s upcoming Fight night 54 event in Canada. Both Bryan Caraway and Raphael Assuncao have agreed to fight. UFC Fight Night 54 goes down on October 4 at Halifax Metro Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. In the headlining slot, Rory MacDonald takes on Tarec Saffiedine....

Aug 8, 2014 10:27 am

UFC’s Mike Goldberg Inks NFL Commentating Deal With FOX

Next week, FOX Sports celebrates the 20th anniversary of its first NFL on FOX game telecast, and as the season approaches, the network is proud to unveil its 2014 broadcast teams, building on the strength of its well-respected lineup by coupling promising new talent with proven broadcast veterans.  The announcement was made today by FOX Sports President, COO & Executive Producer, Eric Shanks, and Executive Producer John Entz.  Regular-season...

Aug 8, 2014 10:19 am

Wanderlei Wants Hendo Fight & Dan Accepts

“I want to be back soon to make the 50th fight of my career. I would like it to be in a special card. It’s not news that I want to face Vitor Belfort or Chael Sonnen. But Dan Henderson is other guy that I want to fight, it’s a viable possibility. We’re 1-1 tied...

Aug 8, 2014 7:52 am

Buakaw apologizes for animal abuse video

Arguably the world’s greatest kickboxer, Buakaw Banchamek was recently caught in an animal abuse scandal when he appeared to have been abusing a dog for fun. (Watch the Replay HERE *Warning*) Something the Thai fighter now says is all just a misunderstanding. Check it: “To anyone who watched this video, I want to apologize if you...

Aug 7, 2014 8:50 pm

Disgusting Text Messages Released In Josh Grispi Domestic Violence Case

Yesterday we learned that UFC veteran Josh Grispi was arrested for some horrific domestic violence charges. (More on that HERE) Today we have new information in the form of transcripts from text messages where Josh threatened his wife prior to the most recent incident in which he allegedly beat her and had his pit bull...

Aug 7, 2014 7:16 am

Rousey: Gina Carano My Toughest Fight To Date

“My coach said from the start that Gina is the worst style matchup for me. I’m not just saying that. I don’t have to worry about fighters outmuscling or overwhelming me or catching me on the mat. The only thing I have to worry about is the one-punch knockout. And out of all of the...

Aug 7, 2014 7:08 am

Bisping Sick Of Rockhold Harrasment: ‘He’s A F***ing A$$hole’

“He’s a f—ing a–hole for calling me out constantly on Twitter. He’s tweeting me constantly, he’s looking for attention, and maybe he’s trying to build his Twitter followers. I’ve got nothing against the guy. He seems like a nice enough guy. He just needs to f—ing get over it. F—ing guy is getting on like...

Aug 7, 2014 6:52 am

Chael Sonnen To Compete In Metamoris Despite NSAC Threats – Says Gangsters Always Back It Up

Chalk on up for ‘The Bad Guys’. Chael Sonnen will compete at this weekend’s Metamoris event, despite being threatened not to by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Chael Sonnen is currently serving a two-year ban from combat sports, however Grappling doesn’t fall under the commissions jurisdiction.   Sonnen himself took to twitter with an update: When a...

Aug 7, 2014 6:36 am

UFC Eyeing McCall vs. Lineker For End-Of-Year Scrap

  According to ‘UFC Tonight’ a flyweight title eliminator between Ian McCall and John Lineker is being heavily considered by UFC officials for a year-end event. Ariel Helwani broke the news: “Coming off the win in Dublin, Ian McCall needs hand surgery. But they’re leaning to Ian McCall against John Lineker, who wants the fight....

Aug 7, 2014 6:36 am

Mark Bocek Credits MMA’s PED Problem For Retirement

After a record-breaking year of failed drug tests in the UFC, the recently retired UFC veteran Mark Bocek released a statement through UFC Tonight explaining his retirement. Check it: “I’ve gone through a lot of injuries. The sport is highly evolved and I’m not interested in competing against fighters on PED’s any longer,” Mark retired...

Aug 7, 2014 6:36 am

Heyman: ‘The UFC has the world’s biggest PPV star in Ronda Rousey’

“I think the UFC has the biggest draw in PPV at the moment: Ronda Rousey. Rousey brings a lot of things to the table that Mayweather does not. She is new to the general media. She is very sponsorable. Floyd Mayweather is not very sponsorable. He is always in trouble with the law. He is...

Aug 7, 2014 6:34 am

Arlovski Admits To Severe Nerves In UFC Homecoming Bout Against Schaub

“I was feeling good before my fight with Schaub, I was sure that I would have a good performance. But my legs started to tremble in the moment that I stepped into the octagon. I watched the video of the bout with Greg Jackson and he pointed my mistakes. Of course, when you come back...

Aug 7, 2014 6:34 am

DC Says No Finish In “Bones” Fight, Wants 25-Minutes Of Pain

“I’m not going to knock him out. He has to stay in there for 25 minutes and take his beating. He has to stay in there and take his beating, so I am not going to knock him out.” “What I really want, honestly, because I’ve been doing this for a while now, almost five...

Aug 7, 2014 6:33 am

Rousey’s Goal Is To Become The World’s Highest Grossing Actor

Olympic medalist, UFC Champion, World’s biggest movie star? If you’re Ronda Rousey the sky is the limit. The UFC champ recently told ESPN The Magazine of her newest goal: “I didn’t grow up wanting to be an action star. I just didn’t think it was in the cards. Now that it’s a possibility, I’m like,...

Aug 7, 2014 6:32 am

McGregor on Aldo vs. Mendes II: ‘I’ll kill both of them’

“I put him (Poirier) away in the first round and there’s still six weeks until the title fight. Someone could slip on a banana peel. Chad Mendes could slip on a banana peel. And, hey, let’s bring in that handsome Irish guy who keeps ripping people’s heads off, that will sell more pay-per-views than both...

Aug 6, 2014 5:19 pm

Jon Jones Planning On Making Cormier His Wife For The Night

  During a recent media stop in L.A. (Replay HERE), the feud between UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones and his upcoming challenger, Daniel Cormier raged on. “It’s going to be intimate.” Jones said about their upcoming fight. “And passionate,” Cormier replied, referencing Jones’ earlier comments. “I’m going to make you my wife” Jones said, “You’re...

Aug 6, 2014 5:19 pm

UFC Vet Josh Grispi Arrested On Gruesome Domestic Violence Charges

The once highly touted, UFC featherweight prospect, Josh Grispi has found himself under-fire for some serious allegations of domestic abuse against his spouse. The former UFC roster holder was arrested on Monday for the second time in just four days for what local officers are calling, “…the worst case of domestic abuse I’ve ever seen.”...

Aug 6, 2014 5:18 pm

Triple H: ‘The UFC isn’t competition, WWE like the movie Rocky’

“[The UFC] aren’t really a competitor to us and I explain this to our talent this way in the Performance Center and every time I say it people will say to me oh, that made it very clear for me: people like UFC, they like boxing, but it’s completely different from what we are. “We...

Aug 6, 2014 3:17 pm

POLL | Who’s More “Gangster” – Chael Sonnen, Jon Jones, Or The Diaz Brothers?

With all the recent events, MMA’s most gangster(ish) fighters are running out of control. Chael Sonnen, the self-proclaimed “Oregon Gangster” has been popped for five different illegal drugs and suspended for two years. Jon Jones mugged Daniel Cormier inside the MGM Grand Lobby in front of hundreds of MMA fans. The Diaz brothers. Who’s more...

Aug 6, 2014 10:42 am

Lesnar Rep: ‘Cain Velasquez is the devil, but Brock thinks he can kick his ass’

“Brock Lesnar avoids watching UFC because every person that he watches, he will turn and say, `I could whip that guy’s ass.’ Sometimes I’ll say, `Did you happen to see this fight because it’s really good?’ The one I remember, I couldn’t believe the butchering that Cain Velasquez put on Bigfoot (Antonio Silva, in their...

Aug 6, 2014 10:23 am

UFC Lightweight Mark Bocek Retires From MMA

Canadian UFC lightweight, Mark Bocek has decided to hang-em-up following an impressive career in Mixed Martial Arts. The 13-fight UFC veteran leaves the sport with a 12-5 record overall. Mark himself took to twitter with the announcement: I'm retiring from pro mma.I would like to thank everyone who has helped me and supported me throughout...

Aug 6, 2014 10:11 am

NSAC files formal complaint against Wanderlei Silva

It seems as though the NSAC troubles of Wanderlei Silva are not yet over, as the Nevada Attorney General’s office has now filed a formal complaint again the 35-12-1 fighter, asking that the Commission make him responsible for evading the random drug test that led to his removal from UFC 175. Silva was unlicensed at...