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Jun 11, 2015 7:45 am

Viral ‘Soccer Mom KO’ Video Explained!

So remember that video of the ‘soccer mom’ looking fighter who got knocked out quick? Well the owner of the promotion has come out and is defending the decision to put in a fighter on such short notice and no experience. “I actually thought this would have been a bigger deal 6 months ago the...

Jun 11, 2015 7:20 am

Matt Mitrione Calls Out Travis Browne

Hey Travis Browne, I think Matt Mitrione wants to fight you. UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione just left the octagon in a losing effort against Ben Rothwell, but already wants back in. ‘Meathead’ took the popular route of calling out guys on twitter. Actually, there was only one guy he called out, several times. Had 7...

Jun 11, 2015 6:50 am

Cain Velasquez: ‘Fabricio Werdum Is Two-Faced’

“To me it seemed to be two-faced. Don’t say something insulting to me. Stick to your guns. Don’t come up to me the next day and try to be buddy-buddy with me.” “I was born in America and I’m proud to be American, but my parents are from Mexico and I’m proud of my heritage,...


Jun 11, 2015 6:41 am

Mexico Shows Up For Gilbert Melendez Open Workout

UFC open workouts went down yesterday in Mexico City and fans came out in hordes to get a glimpse of some of their favorite fighters, including lightweight Gilbert Melendez. Check out this video shot by Nate Diaz, showing a packed house!! #ufc188 #mediaworkout #gilbertmelendez @ufc #elnino #graciefighter #war @woodenmanmt #ufcmexico A video posted by natediaz209...

Jun 11, 2015 4:03 am

Cormier And Florian Breakdown Velasquez vs. Werdum

Our UFC Tonight analysts share their predictions for UFC 188. UFC TONIGHT Host Kenny Florian on Cain Velasquez’s fighting strength: “This guy is non-stop action. His whole game is to pressure his opponent and make them suffer and see who breaks first. He’s one of the most exciting fighters in the UFC.”   UFC TONIGHT...

Jun 10, 2015 2:53 pm

Brazil’s Olympic TKD Commission Slams Anderson Silva

Anderson Silva is now under fire from the President of the Brazilian Taekwondo Federation. Silva’s manager announced that the former UFC champion has decided not to compete in the 2016 Olympics. The only problem with this is that apparently no one bothered to tell Carlos Fernandes, the president of CBTKD. Fernandes talked to Globo Esporte...

Jun 10, 2015 2:32 pm

D.C.: Werdum Really Pissed Off Cain, Now He’s In Big Trouble’

Daniel Cormier is afraid for Fabricio Werdum, very afraid. The new UFC light-heavyweight champion sent out a tweet saying that Werdum has really pissed Velasquez off. He didn’t give details about why the champ was so angry, but perhaps it has something to do with the comment he made about being more Mexican that Velasquez....

Jun 10, 2015 2:31 pm

Kimbo Slice Goes On PED Rant, Doesn’t Care What His Opponents Take

“They’ll show up at the gym and be like, ‘Pee in this cup,’ or I’ll get a phone call. It’s cool, though. It’s all gravy. They want to make sure it’s a clean sport, because they’ve got these young kids that we’re being role models for. These young kids look up to us, and if we’re...

Jun 10, 2015 2:16 pm

TOP CHEF! Bourdain, Shields Get Cooking On The Mats

Dangerous grappler Jake Shields is scheduled to go up against Rousimar Palhares in the World Series of Fighting on Aug. 1 at WSOF 22. In the meantime he’s training and preparing. One of his training partners? How about ‘No Reservations’ host and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain. Now, we don’t think Bourdain is actually helping Shields...

Jun 10, 2015 1:51 pm

ELEVATION! Werdum Planning On A Gassed Velasquez

“I expect a different win. I want to surprise the entire world one more time, especially the doubters. It won’t be easy, though. In a perfect world, I see him trying to take me down. I land a front kick to the body or his face, or I submit him quickly after he takes me...

Jun 10, 2015 1:41 pm

Coach: 25-Minutes With Cain Will Be A JDS Type Beating For Werdum

“By saying a zero chance, it’s not an actual statement. I’m saying he has little chance. The bottom line is from what I viewed of the Mark Hunt fight [at UFC 180], Mark Hunt was beating him in the stand-up the first round, thrashing him somewhat on the ground…is Mark Hunt some great jiu-jitsu guy?...

Jun 10, 2015 1:33 pm

Nothing Much… Just living that “Championship Lifestyle”

American Kickboxing Academy is full of nothing but positive attitude right now. The gym now has two current UFC champions with Daniel Cormier and Cain Velasquez, and a future title challenger with Luke Rockhold. Not to mention lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov healing up from injury, who could challenge for the title in the future. So what...

Jun 10, 2015 12:54 pm

Floyd Mayweather: ‘If Hating Cost Money…’

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has a message for the haters out there. It’s pretty simple actually. He thinks people only hate so much for one big reason….it’s free. If it cost money he wonders if so many people would be dogging him constantly Fans haven’t been the nicest after his lackluster fight with Manny Pacquiao that...

Jun 10, 2015 12:45 pm

VanZant Spends Reebok Money On A New Whip

UFC starlet Paige VanZant is having fun spending that Reebok money. The UFC strawweight is one of a few UFC fighters who have signed a special deal with the shoe and apparel brand, a decision that brought a lot of controversy with it. VanZant is not the champion of her division and when she signed...

Jun 10, 2015 12:35 pm

Schaub: ‘Fighting No Longer Makes Financial Sense For Me Under Reebok Deal’

UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub isn’t sure if he will fight in the UFC again. The TUF alum says that because of the new Reebok deal, where he would only make 10K, he doesn’t see the benefit in fighting anymore, since he has so many other things going on outside of the cage. Here’s what he...

Jun 10, 2015 12:26 pm

One Legged Kickboxer Wins World Title

Senaid Salkicevic had one leg. Senaid Salkicevic is also a kickboxing world champion. Salkicevic lost his leg in 1994, when his home country of Bosnia was in the middle of a war. Gernades that landed near him, while he was playing at his house, erupted and killed his father. Salkicevic was badly injured and ended...

Jun 10, 2015 12:05 pm

Cris Cyborg Channeling Ronda Rousey, Judo Throws Everyone

Invicta FC champ and Zuffa signed Cris Cyborg is busy preparing to defend her title, then she is expected to start her journey down to 135 lbs., in order to fight the champ and long time rival Ronda Rousey. Check out her Judo skills! “Learning never exhausts the mind.” Leonardo da Vinci One more day...

Jun 10, 2015 11:58 am

Vitor Belfort Is Now A Samurai Warrior… No Really

UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort has a new hairstyle! The MMA vet just loss to champ Chris Weidman and says he’s still willing to make another run at the gold. To celebrate his path and his next journey, he decided to get a special new samurai hair-cut. Check it out! Cabelo novo pra uma fase nova....

Jun 10, 2015 11:48 am

Ronda Rousey Throws The Crap Out Of Everyone — WATCH!

Ronda Rousey is known for her incredible Judo skills, check them out on display in this video, where she’s just tossing everyone around like rag dolls. UFC Champ Vain Velasquez on AKA’s Injury Rate: ‘We train hard, we spar hard, but it’s not just our gym’

Jun 10, 2015 10:09 am

Alex Emelianenko’s Wife Says ‘He’s Innocent, Victim Isn’t Trustworthy’

Alex Emelianenko, brother of Fedor Emelianenko, was sentenced to almost five years for sexual assault and is currently in prison. Recently his wife, who married him while he was in custody, spoke out about the case and said her husband is innocent…of course she did. “I did not give to talk with Alexander following the announcement of...

Jun 10, 2015 9:50 am

Werdum: ‘My Girlfriend’s Ex-Boyfriend Embarrassed Me’

Fabricio Werdum might be the interim UFC heavyweight champion now, but things weren’t always so bright when it came to his martial arts career. He wasn’t always the top-level Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner that he is today and in fact it all started one day on a beach. Werdum told MMAFighting about the time that he...

Jun 10, 2015 8:37 am

Werdum: ‘I Can Win, Even If No One Believes In Me’

Fabricio Werdum is hoping to cash in that interim UFC heavyweight title for a unified belt this Saturday in Mexico City. First, he has to beat the champ Cain Velasquez, who has only lost once in his career, suffering a quick KO loss to Junior Dos Santos. Werdum is on a 5-fight win streak and...