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Aug 12, 2015 7:59 am

NY Official Found Guilty Of Taking Bribes To Support MMA

The battle for New York MMA just took a big blow, again. Melinda Wormuth, Saratoga County Board of Supervisors member, plead guilty to receiving bribes in order to support the pro-MMA efforts in New York. via: BloodyElbow Halfmoon Town Supervisor and Saratoga County Board of Supervisors member Melinda Wormuth recently plead guilty to receiving $5,500...

Aug 11, 2015 5:06 pm

Boxing Champ Amir Khan Eyeing MMA bout

“I just love all the grappling and everything that happens in cage fighting and the technique and everything. In a boxing fight, there’s not much grappling allowed. In MMA fights, there’s a lot of floor work, a lot of grappling. At the same time, I’m a good puncher myself; I’m a good boxer. So at...

Aug 11, 2015 4:22 pm

CABMMA Releases Official Statement On Controversial Aldo Drug Test

  Early today, a report from Chris Guinty of Drug Free Sport to the NSAC came out detailing the strange drug testing incident that occurred with Jose Aldo in Brazil, where a tester was detained and told he could not take the random drug test because of visa issues. The report, seen here, talked about how...

Aug 11, 2015 3:52 pm

Coker Not Against Ali Act Coming To MMA

  Bellator MMA president Scott Coker recently commented on the idea of bringing the Ali Act to MMA. He talked to BloodyElbow about the idea and had this statement: “I think it’s a pretty good idea. But like many good ideas, getting it from an idea to actuality will be a long process – it’s...

Aug 11, 2015 10:11 am

Boxer Amir Khan Gears Up For First MMA Venture

Olympic silver medalist and two time world boxing champion Amir Khan is making a move into the sport of MMA. He won’t be fighting, yet, but instead is now the co-owner of the MMA promotion Super Fight League. SFL was started in 2012 and is still going strong, with over 41 events to its name....

Aug 11, 2015 4:26 am

Best And Worst Parts Of Being An MMA Fighter––WATCH NOW!

What do UFC fighters think is the best and worst parts of being a fighter? Check out this video and find out. You know things like cutting weight and dieting have to be in there, right? UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment! What’s Yours? — Must Watch!

Aug 8, 2015 12:02 am

KenFlo Ditches MMA––Announces Miss Hooters 2015

UFC commentator and analyst Kenny Florian took a break from talking about punching and kicking to instead talk about whatever you’re supposed to talk about when hosting The Hooters International Swimsuit Pageant. Yeah, poor guy, who would want to do that? ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

Aug 7, 2015 12:01 am

LULZ — Best of MMA Referee vs Fighter MOMENTS — WATCH!

Usually when a fighter and a referee get into it all hell breaks loose. Check out this compilation of some of the best moments a referee had to get physical with a fighter. Some of them went ok but a lot of them ended badly, usually for the referee. Check it out! ALL ACCESS —...

Aug 6, 2015 9:59 am

Several UFC Fighters Decide To Leave Popular MMA Gym

Major MMA gym Alliance MMA will be losing five of its fighters, who have decided to leave together and join a different team. UFC fighters Johnny Case and Myles Jury along with Bellator fighter Michael Chandler are three of the five leaving Alliance, in San Diego, to join Power MMA in Gilbert, AZ. Also jumping...

Aug 4, 2015 12:01 am

Was This The Best WMMA KO Of The Weekend?

OK, this is a tough one considering Ronda Rousey’s KO over Bethe Correia at UFC 190, but is this KO even better? ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

Aug 3, 2015 2:43 pm

Several MMA fighters call for lifetime ban of Rousimar Palhares

Despite successfully defending his World Series of Fighting Welterweight Championship for the first time, Rousimar Palhares’ stock plummeted overnight due to the controversy surrounding the win. Palhares forced Shields to submit in the third round of the main-event of Saturday’s “WSOF 22” and once again held the submission past the tap. Fighters and fans alike...

Aug 3, 2015 7:43 am

Cyborg: ‘I’m The Mike Tyson of Women’s MMA’

When it comes to women’s mixed martial arts, there are two women who need to clash to decide who is the best of the best: Ronda Rousey and Cris “Cyborg”. There is no doubt that the talent pool in which Rousey’s competition lies is better than Cyborg’s, but both have been on a tear as...

Aug 2, 2015 8:19 pm

Gracie Wants Palhares Stripped, Banned from MMA

Rousimar Palhares was once viewed as one of the most dangerous welterweights in the world with the potential to become a UFC champion. Now, he’s viewed as flat-out “dangerous”. Another Palhares bout has come and gone and to the surprise of nobody, it ended in controversy. Shields challenged Palhares for his welterweight championship at “WSOF...

Jul 31, 2015 9:58 am

Bellator MMA Signs Heavyweight Justin Wren

  Fighter signing news came out today from Bellator MMA, who just inked a deal with heavyweight Justin Wren. Wren hasn’t fought in 5 years, after leaving the sport, but has returned and looks forward to starting things back up in the Bellator cage. Via Bellator Press Release: Justin Wren walked away from a promising...

Jul 31, 2015 6:50 am

Judo World Champion Eyes Possible MMA Career

“I like MMA and I think it’s cool, but I have to train to see how it is. I don’t know I’ll know how to punch someone in the face or be punched in the face. I have never been punched in the face in my life, so I have to see if it would...

Jul 29, 2015 4:00 am

Fedor’s In Awesome Shape Ahead Of MMA Return

Fedor Emelianenko is gearing up for a return to MMA. There has been plenty of speculation about where, when or who he’ll fight but nothing official. A lot of talk has been focused around Fedor’s long lay off and whether he’ll be able to compete with the top level of fighters. Well he looks to...

Jul 27, 2015 2:00 am

Ronda Rousey Talks About Her First Win in MMA — WATCH!

Join Ronda Rousey behind the scenes of her newest interview with LA Daily News where they go in-depth about past fights of her career. In the following previews, you can hear how Ronda Rousey felt when she won her first MMA bout and how she celebrated it! Coming 7/29 in the @ladailynews; talks about all...

Jul 24, 2015 9:26 am

Gilbert Melendez’s Wife Signs With Bellator MMA

Gilbert Melendez’s wife, Keri Anne Melendez, has signed with Bellator MMA. Melendez is a muay thai fighter and has yet to make her professional MMA debut but will compete at the upcoming ‘Dynamite’ event in a kickboxing match. After that she will make her move to MMA. The news was confirmed by MMAFighting. Melendez’s opponent...