Archive: featured

Apr 11, 2012 4:39 pm

Rolles Gracie in Negotiations to Fight "The Last Emperor"

By Lynn Mitchell: The Gracie family will try to make history once again.   Heavyweight submission specialist Rolles Gracie is negotiations to face the once most feared Heavyweight in MMA “The Last Emperor” Fedor Emilianenko on June 21 2012 in St. Petersburg arranged by M1-Global. After his lost to Joey Beltran back in 2010 Rolles...

Apr 11, 2012 4:00 pm

Tito Ortiz: “If I have to do TRT, I'm done with the sport.”

By Dustin Moore: Tito Ortiz gave his two cents about Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) in a recent interview to www.fightersonlymag.com, stating that “If I have to do that kind of stuff, I’m done with the sport, I wont compete anymore because I want to be a natural athlete.” There has been a lot of controversy...

Apr 11, 2012 3:36 pm

With GSP And Zahabi’s Support, MacDonald Poised To Inherit Crown In Two Years

By Micah Hinchliffe: During last night’s airing of Ultimate Insider we got to take a peak into the renowned Tristar camp and hear from some of it’s most successful fighters as they prepare for UFC 145 in Atlanta, April 21st. Among these fighters was welterweight contender Rory “Ares” Macdonald, whom many believe to be the...


Apr 11, 2012 3:32 pm

Dos Santos | It's Disrespectful to MMA And Unfair To Let Overeem Fight

By Jamie McAllister: “I am a fighter and will be there to fight, but it is sure to be a disrespect to MMA and how serious is this sport. This will also be unfair, it will be unfair to me. I’ve never used these devices to gain strength. I think the right would do blood...

Apr 11, 2012 3:25 pm

Winkeljohn On Cornering Against Evans | Rashad Is Lost, Jon Has His Number

By Jamie McAllister: UFC 145 is getting closer and closer as this happens there are numerous polls and forum discussions about who is going to come out on top in the main event Jon Jones or Rashad Evans who better to break down the situation than the man who has worked extensively with both fighters...

Apr 11, 2012 12:24 pm

Getting To Know Braulio Estima, The Man Who Is Facing Nick Diaz

By Micah Hinchliffe: “Soooo, Yes Guys it is true!!! I will be facing Nick Diaz at the World Jiu Jitsu Expo in California. The fight will be broad casted live on the Internet ;)))) hope u all will like the match” – A status from April 11th on Braulio Estima’s facebook page. Braulio Estima, a...

Apr 11, 2012 12:09 pm

VIDEO | CFA Throws Their Ring Girls In The Mix With This Body Painting Video

So I’ve done it again. I bring to you today another shockingly entertaining video about MMA ring girls, this time it’s brought to you by the guys at the Championship Fighting Alliance. Their staff of ring card girls by themselves is a wonder to look at, but combine them with the amazing process of getting...

Apr 11, 2012 11:26 am

Is The UFC's "Fire At Will" Policy A Fair Way To Determine Fighter Employment?

By James Emerson: UFC 137 was the last UFC fight for the career of Danny ‘Boy” Downes. At 25 years old, why was it his last fight with the promotion? He was obviously losing the fight but caught some attention in the second round with an inverted triangle/crucifix attempt. It stood out, not something that...

Apr 11, 2012 10:22 am

Nick Diaz Faces Braulio Estima In BJJ Superfight

By Lynn Mitchell: BJJ Superfight: UFC Fighter & a black belt under Cesar Gracie – Nick Diaz of Gracie Fighter vs a black belt under Carlos Gracie Jr. – Braulio Estima of Gracie Barra. This will mark the launch of WORLD JIU-JITSU EXPO on May 12, 2012 the highoctane home of all things Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu...

Apr 11, 2012 10:18 am

Evans / Jones Clash | The Team You Built Is Mine Now Says Jones

By George Deutsch: Ultimate Insider host Jon Anik sat down with the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones and heated rival and former training partner Rashad Evans recently, and it didn’t take long for sparks to fly between the two competitors, particularly in regard to Evans’ exit from trainer Greg Jackson’s New Mexico-based training camp....

Apr 11, 2012 10:12 am

"UFC success was on my blood, sweat and tears" – Brock Lesnar

By Lorenzo Luciano: Brock Lesnar former UFC heavyweight champion, left the UFC after suffering back to back devastating loses against Cain Valesquez and current embattled heavyweight number one contender Alistair Overeem. Lesnar joined the UFC in 2008 and left in 2011 with an MMA record of 5 wins and 3 losses. Having accomplished more in...

Apr 11, 2012 10:06 am

Jason "Mayhem" Miller Continues Twitter Assault Of Chael Sonnen

By Lewis Mckeever: Two of the UFC’s most brash personalities have engaged in battle, but not in the octagon. The always entertaining Jason Miller set out to virtually attack MMA motor mouth Chael Sonnen after his smarmy twitter remarks regarding Alistair Overeem’s recent PED troubles: Chael berating someone on their test level is like me...

Apr 11, 2012 9:56 am

The Blackzilians Add BJJ Champion Braulio Estima

By Lynn Mitchell: Grappling sensation Braulio Estima has joined the elite team at Blackzilians in Florida.  Braulio also stated in a previous interview – he plans to make his long awaited MMA debut in July of 2012. It is apparent that high level BJJ black belts have an impact on the MMA game. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu...

Apr 11, 2012 9:43 am

One Fighting Championship to host historic Asian MMA Summit

By Wilvic Dado: One FC announced an invitation only Asian Summit, gathering the most influential figures in Eastern Mixed Martial Arts. The summit will feature presentations by industry leaders, TV broadcasters, international sponsors, leading gym owners, MMA media influencers and international MMA stars. It will be held at the Marina Bay Sands- one of the...