Archive: mma

May 20, 2014 12:51 pm

BJJ Gym Being Sued By UFC Over Airing Of PPV

Stronghold Crossfit & Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, a gym located in California, has come under attack by the UFC. In court documents obtained by Combat Sports Law, the gym is being sued by Joe Hand Promotions after broadcasting UFC 145 in the gym back in 2012. It would appear they did not obtain the commercial exhibition...

May 20, 2014 12:42 pm

Urijah Faber: ‘Duane Ludwig Leaving Is A Breath Of Fresh Air’

“Duane did a great job running his practice and he’s passionate about his stuff. We implemented a lot of his drills during our set practices and it turned out great. But he was a little difficult to deal with here and there,” Faber said. “And so actually it’s kind of a breath of fresh air...

May 20, 2014 12:03 pm

New Bellator Champ Will Brooks Goes Off On Twitter

Will Brooks shocked the wold last Saturday when he upset Michael Chandler in the Bellator 120 co-main event. Now holding interim gold, the champ took to twitter to discuss the interesting predicament he finds himself in. check it: I honestly couldn't careless about what Bellator does next. I'll be here getting better and ready to...


May 20, 2014 10:51 am

UFC Announces Official TUF Latin America Cast

  The Ultimate Fighting Championship organization can reveal the English-language version of The Ultimate Fighter Latin America will screen exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS for US subscribers. Filming is already underway in Las Vegas, with UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez leading a Mexican team against No.1 contender Fabricio Werdum’s squad of fighters from across Latin American. The season is scheduled to premiere on UFC FIGHT PASS®,...

May 20, 2014 8:47 am

Miesha Tate Poses With Boxing Great Shane Mosely

UFC bantamweight fighter, Miesha Tate hit the red carpet over the weekend to watch the bossman, Mr. Dana White, get recognized as a visionary in sports at the Sports Spectacular Gala. She’s seen here with boxing legend Shane Mosely and her significant other, Bryan Caraway.

May 20, 2014 8:47 am

Lawler: Ellenberger Striking Higher Level Than Hendricks

“[Ellenberger] is a hell of a fighter. He is well rounded and knocks people out. He always comes in shape and is one of the best fighters in the UFC. I would say his striking is higher level [than Johny’s]. He is sharp with his hands. He moves his feet really well. I don’t really...

May 20, 2014 8:47 am

King Mo Upset At Bellator Over Bias Promotion Of Rampage Jackson

“To be real with you. Viacom has been cool. Viacom are my people. Spike TV have been cool. But Bellator, they haven’t been that cool. Look how they promoted me. Look at everything Bjorn said in the promotion. “‘Rampage is God. Rampage, man, he could blow and make things fall down. Rampage is a black...

May 20, 2014 8:46 am

Commissioner Explains Scary Altercation With Rampage, Fines The MMA Star $10k

During the weigh-ins for Bellator 120, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson” shoved Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal, which prompted the Mississippi State Athletic Commission to fine the fighter a whopping $10,000. Commission Chairman Jon Lewis explained the decision to MMAjunkie, saying: “His behavior was the worst I’ve ever seen in professional sports…Hitting him for [$10,000] is light, I...

May 20, 2014 8:43 am

PHOTO | Kyle Noke Surfing, Beer In Hand

UFC welterweight Kyle Noke is enjoying his leisure time on the lake with ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone. The Caption Reads, “If you’re going to surf, you might as well have a beer in your hand. #SundayFunday”

May 20, 2014 8:43 am

CONGRATS! – Michael Bisping Gets Married

Michael ‘The Count’ Bisping has shared an image from his recent wedding with his supporting cast. The count married his longtime girlfriend and mother of his three children, Rebecca Bisping. Congrats Mike!

May 20, 2014 8:42 am

Ellenberger: ‘Fight against Lawler my world title fight’

“In my mind this is my world title fight right here. I have to succeed at this. Every fight is important but I haven’t looked an inch past this fight. This is it. This is my world title fight right here.” This weekend on pay-per-view, Jake Ellenberger and Robbie Lawler will square off on the...

May 20, 2014 8:42 am

Cole Miller Completes Triathalon Ahead Of McGregor Bout

Fan favorite featherweight and ‘UFC Dublin’ headliner, Cole Miller can add triathlete to his resume following a successful completion over the weekend. Had a great Tri today.Thanks @MaccaNow @FreshMealPlan @VersaClimber @DefenseSoap @Onnit recovery shake #ufcdublin pic.twitter.com/z32odFth3g — Cole Miller (@colemillerATT) May 18, 2014

May 20, 2014 8:41 am

PHOTO | Joe Rogan The Chicken Farmer?

UFC commentator Joe Rogan is a man of many talents. Stand-up comedian, Television show host, martial artist, podcast host, and chicken farmer. The Caption Reads, “Post show meal: having chickens is cool as fuck”

May 20, 2014 8:40 am

Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel – The Buffer Brothers

Soledad O’Brien sits down with the enterprising duo to learn more about their inspiring story, and how it led to the birth of the Buffer Partnership. Real Sports debuts Tues., May 20 at 10pm ET/PT on HBO.

May 20, 2014 8:40 am

PHOTO | For Dan Henderson, Greatness Runs In The Family

Dan ‘Hendo’ Henderson is proud of his father following an induction into the Lifetime Service of The Wrestling Hall-Of-Fame. The Caption Reads, “Congrats to my dad for getting inducted in the Lifetime Service to Wrestling Hall of Fame!! Wouldn’t be where I am today without.”

May 20, 2014 8:39 am

Diego Brandao Injured, Out Of TUF Brazil 3 Bout

The TUF Brazil 3 Finale event has already seen its fair share of changes, and it just got one more. Unfortunately for fight fans, TUF 14 winner Diego Brandao has been forced out of his scheduled bout against Brian Ortega. The injury itself remains undisclosed. Brandao last saw action in a losing effort to Dustin...

May 19, 2014 6:21 pm

Motivational Monday

By Evan Stoumbelis Happy Monday PENNATION, we know Monday’s can be hard so we decided to bring you a bit of motivation to start off your week courtesy of Machinemen. Feeling motivated yet? Have a good week!

May 19, 2014 5:42 pm

Renzo Gracie Arrested After Allegedly Beating A Bouncer In NY Nightclub

UFC welterweight and all-around sporting legend, Renzo Gracie was arrested early this morning after allegedly beating up a nightclub bouncer. Sherdog.com has the inside scoop on the story. Check it: According to the witness, Gracie arrived at the club in a group of approximately seven men and immediately went to the front of the line....

May 19, 2014 12:57 pm

Shogun Breaks Silence, Discusses Robbery That Left Him On Brazilian Streets Without Clothes

Last week we learned that former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua was involved in a robbery that left him without clothes, money or transportation in Brazi. It was your typical car-jacking. Now, Shogun speaks about the run in via MMAFighting.com, “I was doing a photoshoot with Jose Aldo for Venum, and a friend of...

May 19, 2014 12:53 pm

Tito’s Simple Message To The Haters (NSFW)

Tito Ortiz is basking in his own glory at the moment. And rightfully so. The Huntington Beach Bad Boy was totally counted out of his Bellator 120 contest against Shlemenko and instead of losing, he dominated. His message for the haters? Check it: Oh ya thank you to all my haters!! pic.twitter.com/oLvcPVXQpW — Tito Ortiz...

May 19, 2014 12:44 pm

Gina Carano Training At Blackhouse

@GinaCarano is on #TeamMoonWalker! Are you? @RFAfighting star @JMoontasri returns at #RFA15! @AXSTVFights pic.twitter.com/rQsIJiH2a7 — RFA (@RFAfighting) May 17, 2014 MMA veteran, Gina Carano has been making headlines for more than her Hollywood acting. The sidelined former face of WMMA is back in training and has taken up the mats over at Blackhouse in Los...