Archive: MMA NEWS

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 7, 2014 10:23 pm

Josh Koscheck Announced As New Fox Sports Analyst

Kenny Florian, Karyn Bryant, Brian Stann and Daniel Cormier announce that Josh Koscheck is joining the UFC on FOX team as an analyst for the UFC FIGHT NIGHT: BADER vs. SAINT PREUX shows. He’ll join Bryant, Stann and Dominick Cruz for the UFC FIGHT NIGHT WEIGH-IN, UFC FIGHT NIGHT PREFIGHT and UFC FIGHT NIGHT PRELIM...

Aug 7, 2014 9:58 pm

Chris Weidman Throws Up Vitor Before And After TRT Pics

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman wanted to share with MMA fans what he believes to be a changing Vitor Belfort. The Caption Reads, “Hang on for a second is this what happens when you replace TRT with TNT?”

Aug 7, 2014 9:33 pm

Dong Hyun Kim Beats Up Food Ahead Of Tyron Woodley Bout

In Macua, two top UFC welterweights will collide when Dong Hyun Kim goes up against Tyron Woodley. Ahead of their fight, ‘DHK’ has made some interesting promo videos, using various items. Here’s another: And another:

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...