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Sep 14, 2015 11:06 am

WATCH! Rousey shows her sensitive side on “The Ellen Show”

Ronda Rousey is as tough as they come when it comes to mixed martial artist in the octagon. Never before has a woman bowled through any and all challengers that her promoter put in front of her; Even Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos suffered a loss! Rousey wants to show she isn’t all armbars and judo throws,...

Sep 14, 2015 10:55 am

NSAC reveals Jake Shields’ punishment for WSOF 22 incident

August 1, 2015 was a historic and extremely busy night in the world of mixed martial arts. World Series of Fighting chose to rival Ultimate Fighting Championship by running “WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields” while Rousey headlined “UFC 190”. Of course, Rousey and company outdrew WSOF, but who would have thought WSOF would be talked...

Sep 14, 2015 10:43 am

‘Uncle Dana told me Tate didn’t get title fight because of Caraway’

Ronda Rousey and the UFC shocked the world when they revealed the champion’s next challenger would be Holly Holm, instead of top contender Miesha Tate. “Cupcake” was coming fresh off a one-sided unanimous decision win against Jessica Eye that supposedly earned her the shot at bantamweight gold. Rousey pulled the rug out from under the...

Sep 14, 2015 10:29 am

Former WWE Champion Joins MMA organization Combate Americas

All to often we see the worlds of professional wrestling and mixed martial arts clash. Whether it’s Brock Lesnar performing a fake version of an excruciating submission hold or a fighter doing their best impression of a wrestler, it’s usually interesting to say the least. Another former World Wrestling Entertainment World Champion will be following...

Sep 14, 2015 10:18 am

Cyborg: Rousey is using Mayweather for publicity like she did with me

Ronda Rousey is, without a doubt, the biggest star the Ultimate Fighting Championship has to offer. However, it wasn’t long ago that the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion was relatively unknown with only a cult following in Strikeforce. “Rowdy” made her transition into the octagon and became the first woman champion in company history and soon,...

Sep 14, 2015 9:02 am

Fedor Emelianenko is looking JACKED — New Image Surfaces

Even though he hasn’t stepped foot in a ring since June 2012, Fedor Emelianenko still remains to be one of the most popular fighters in the world today. The legend cemented his legacy as one of the best heavyweights in the sport when he dominated the competition in PRIDE Fighting Championship before making his transition...

Sep 14, 2015 8:13 am

Chael Sonnen returns to action against Josh Barnett at Metamoris!

When fans think of the premier fight promotions of the world, names like the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Bellator MMA come spring to mind. In the grappling world, however, the choices are slim for professional jiu-jitsu players. Lucky for fans of the sport, that is changing now that Metamoris events and Eddie Bravo Invitational tournaments...

Sep 14, 2015 7:28 am

Brad Pickett launches new promotion called ‘Rise of Champions’

There comes a point in every athlete’s career where they realize they are at the tail end of their run. The business of mixed martial arts is an interesting one as a fighter’s urge to compete will always be there— retired or not. Brad “One Punch” Pickett is a fighter at heart, but is planting...

Sep 14, 2015 7:12 am

Ronda Rousey tosses “Ellen Show” Producer to the floor

There is no doubt about it: Ronda Rousey is the most popular fighter in the UFC today. The undefeated UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion has transcended the barrier from just being a popular fighter to become a mainstream icon, though. Her “Do Nothing B***h” campaign went viral and inspired women around the world to become something....

Sep 14, 2015 6:53 am

Thomson On Nurmagomedov: He reminds me of Frankie Edgar

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s rise toward the top of the UFC’s lightweight division did not happen overnight. The Sambo master managed to fly under the radar while he built an impressive win streak before coming out of his shell to show the world he has what it takes to become the company’s lightweight champion by dominating Thiago...

Sep 14, 2015 6:14 am

“Pitbull” Freire: Daniel Straus trilogy doesn’t make any sense

Scott Coker and the officials of Bellator made an interesting matchmaking decision when they booked Daniel Straus to face Patricio “Pitbull” Freire for a third time despite losing the first two bouts. The featherweight championship will be on the line when champion Freire tries to secure his third win over Straus at “Bellator 145” on...

Sep 14, 2015 1:47 am

FREE FIGHT! Tyron Woodley vs. Josh Koscheck (Full)

Watch Tyron Woodley pick up his 2nd UFC win in impressive fashion when he goes up against Josh Koscheck at UFC 167. “The Chosen One” is back in action at UFC 192 when he finally faces former welterweight champ Johny Hendricks. If Tyron Woodley can defeat Johny Hendricks, does he deserve a shot at the...

Sep 14, 2015 1:33 am

Paige VanZant hits Instagram heavy and is looking GOOD

Paige VanZant has taken the UFC by storm and is surely on her way to a long and successful career in the octagon. She is currently riding a wave of momentum built by a three fight win streak that started when she defeated Kailin Curran in 2014. VanZant became a star overnight, essentially as her...

Sep 14, 2015 1:11 am

FLASHBACK! Herb Dean grew up to look EXACTLY like his father

In the National Football League and National Basketball Association, referees play a crucial role in making sure the rules are followed. In the octagon, however, referees can be the difference between a tapout and a broken arm. There are certain referees that are known to be controversial like Steve Mazzagatti (just ask Dana White). Referees...

Sep 14, 2015 1:09 am

WATCH! Bellator MMA: Sit Down with King Mo

Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal is walking into SAP Center in San Jose California with his sights set on three men: Linton Vassell, Phil Davis, and Emanuel Newton. Bellator’s first “DYNAMITE” event will take place on Friday and will host a four-man, one-night light heavyweight tournament between the men above. Having a gameplan for just one...

Sep 13, 2015 10:38 pm

Paul Daley plans to be a two sport champion after kickboxing return

This Friday at Bellator and GLORY’s “Dynamite” event, Paul Daley will make his return to a kickboxing ring for the first time since October 2014. The welterweight is undefeated in the sport and will put his streak on the line with Fernando Gonzalez. This will begin Daley’s journey to becoming a two sport champion, following...

Sep 13, 2015 8:10 pm

WATCH! Urijah Faber recalls his 2005 street fight in Indonesia

“The California Kid” Urijah Faber may be one of the most popular fighters to step foot in the octagon, but it turns out he isn’t liked by everybody! Long before Faber ever stepped foot in the Ultimate Fighting Championship or World Extreme Cagefighting, Faber ran into a group of guys in Indonesia that wanted to...

Sep 13, 2015 6:08 pm

Booking Roundup: “The Karate Hottie” Lands a Top 5 Fight!

It has been a major week for news as well as a MAJOR week in fight announcements! Find out what “The Karate Hottie” Michelle Waterson, Tatsuya Kawajiri, Thomas Almeida and Gabriel Gonzaga are fighting by checking out this week’s “Booking Roundup”! Bellator 144 Brennan Ward and Dennis Olsen has been added to the main card...

Sep 13, 2015 4:40 pm

Vitor Belfort looking ripped ahead of fight with Dan Henderson!

Vitor Belfort is getting ready to step into the octagon for the first time since his devastating loss to Chris Weidman at UFC 187. Belfort failed to capture the UFC Middleweight Championship, but he claims it wasn’t his last run for the gold! Belfort will get to meet fellow middleweight Dan Henderson in Brazil at...

Sep 13, 2015 3:11 pm

Celebrities react to Floyd Mayweather’s win and retirement

Boxing isn’t called “The Sweet Science” for no reason. Fans who are hungry for constant knockouts, knockdowns and action should check out kickboxing. Floyd Mayweather’s style of boxing doesn’t appease many casual boxing fans’ (or diehard, for that matter) appetite for action, but it’s getting increasingly difficult to deny his skill. Mayweather has the ability...