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Nov 6, 2015 7:00 am

Anderson Silva hints on comeback with more focus than ever

UFC legend Anderson Silva announced on his Facebook page that he is ready to come back to the UFC. The former UFC middleweight champion often talked about in pound-for-pound lists was suspended for one year after testing positive for steroids in his fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva posted a photo with this...

Oct 30, 2015 8:07 am

Palhares reacts to “unfair decision” handed down by NSAC

Yesterday former WSOF champion Rousimar Palhares appeared in front of the NSAC for unsportsmanlike conduct after once again holding a submission after his opponent tapped. The incident occurred at WSOF 22 when Palhares held a kimura submission after Jake Shields tapped out. Referee Steve Mazzagatti intervened, and it appeared Palhares was still refusing to relinquish...

Oct 28, 2015 9:50 am

REPLAY! UFC 193 Ronda Rousey media day scrum

At the UFC 193 Ronda Rousey media day scrum Rousey fielded questions from reporters about a variety of topics from her training for UFC 193, to Nick Diaz’s suspension, to her mother’s comments about coach Edmond Tarverdyan. Above you can see the full media day scrum. UFC 193 goes down November 14th from the Etihad...


Oct 28, 2015 8:08 am

Kennedy: Big Rigg is a harder fight than Silva or Vitor

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy spoke with Submission Radio about the potential matchups he sees for himself in the middleweight division. Kennedy says the newest threat to the division is former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks who missed weight for the 170 pound limit at UFC 192. “That’d be a fun one,” he said on the radio...

Oct 21, 2015 8:38 pm

Tim Kennedy rips Reebok for ‘not knowing how to do business’

Tim Kennedy hasn’t fought since his controversial TKO loss to Yoel Romero at UFC 178 over a year ago. Since then Kennedy has been vocal about his disproval of the UFC’s Reebok deal, and it seems nothing has changed. Kennedy spoke on the Three Amigos Podcast to discuss what it would take for him to...

Oct 19, 2015 9:49 am

Wanderlei Silva: ‘I never tested positive but they want to ban me from MMA’

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has been receiving criticism from all angles ever since they decided to suspend Nick Diaz for five years as a result of a failed drug test for marijuana. Everybody from Ronda Rousey to musical and fashion icon Cher spoke out in support of Diaz, and now Wanderlei Silva is giving...

Oct 16, 2015 10:20 am

Award Winning Cannabis Developer: Weed not a PED…well maybe mine is

[ooyala code=”U5Z2c3eDpPqRcbfZdmQLA7WR30gSKBKX” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”]{“showAdMarquee”:false}[/ooyala] Some good news came in the Nick Diaz five year suspension saga earlier this week when the MMA community came together and surpassed the 100K signature goal for the official White House Petition. Diaz’s legal team are getting ready to file an appeal for a judicial review and...

Oct 15, 2015 11:17 am

Bisping Update! Surgery A Success, 6 Bodies Removed From Arm

UFC veteran Michael Bisping had to pull out of his scheduled fight with Robert Whittaker on Nov. 14, 2015 at UFC 193. Bisping suffered an elbow injury and had to undergo surgery. In his place the UFC have booked Uriah Hall to fill in and take on Whittaker. Bisping took to Instagram to let his...

Oct 7, 2015 5:11 am

After Getting Lifetime Ban Overturned, Wanderlei Will Again Face The NSAC

Looks like Wanderlei Silva will be heading back to the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The last time he was there the commission handed him a lifetime ban after he ran away from a drug test. Silva and his legal team then appealed the ban, saying that he wasn’t even licensed by the NSAC at the...

Oct 3, 2015 2:01 pm

Anderson Silva, Master Of Balance? Watch Now!

A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Oct 1, 2015 at 7:36am PDT Former UFC middleweight champion, Anderson “The Spider” Silva is always showing off his evolution in training, and in doing so, proves he has an undying desire to return to the cage. Following his latest victory in the cage, against Nick Diaz...

Oct 3, 2015 12:57 am

UFC’s Best Hit The Silver Screen, But Who’d You Rather?

So these days it seems like all the movie roles are going to the UFC’s female fighters. From Ronda Rousey taking over Hollywood and replacing Patrick Swayze to the Anti-Rousey group, Miesha Tate, Holly Holm and Cyborg acting in that ‘Fight Valley’ movie. As far as current male UFC fighters, it looks like they’re out...

Oct 1, 2015 2:09 pm

Charles Oliveira: ‘I Was Afraid Of Being Crippled’ After Holloway Injury

It was a confusing and scary situation when UFC featherweight Charles Oliveira crumbled in pain during his fight with Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon. It turns out he suffered an injury to his esophagus, which just sounds painful, and according to the fighter he actually didn’t have any feeling on the left side...

Sep 30, 2015 8:20 pm

REPLAY! BJ Penn Calls Out Mike Dolce: ‘Bring Your Best Guy’

On Wednesday’s ‘UFC Tonight’ Hall of Fame fighter and two division champion BJ Penn joined the crew for an interview and ended up issuing a challenge to Mike Dolce. Penn was asked about the whole Dolce situation, from his last fight, and Penn said he was sick of talking about that guy and decided to...

Sep 30, 2015 6:13 pm

UFC 192: Open Workout Highlights

UFC 192 goes down this Saturday in Houston, TX and will feature a big light heavyweight title fight in the main event, between current champ Daniel Cormier and challenger Alexander Gustafsson. We’ll also get to see a possible welterweight number one contender match between former champ Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley. Also in the light...

Sep 30, 2015 5:23 pm

RECAP! ‘Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’ Ep. 4

Episode 3 Quick Recap: Urijah Faber’s Team America picked up their second victory in a row when Chris Gruetzemacher pulled off a decision win against Sascha Sharma. Conor McGregor blew a gasket in Sharma’s corner during the fight as the European fighter refused to follow the interim champion’s instruction; Every time McGregor told Sharma to...

Sep 30, 2015 5:22 pm

BJ Penn Wants To Return And Fight Nik Lentz At Featherweight

UFC Hall of Famer and former two-division champion BJ ‘The Prodigy’ Penn just appeared on Wednesday night’s episode of ‘UFC Tonight’ and announced that he wants to return to the UFC and fight Nik Lentz at featherweight. Penn explained his reasoning, saying that he’s sick of hearing about Mike Dolce and wants to fight Lentz, who...

Sep 30, 2015 5:18 pm

UFC 192 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 2

Catch the latest episode of UFC 192 Embedded, featuring Daniel Cormier and his fear of fish and birds, Tyron Woodley training at home and Johny Hendricks doing interviews and playing with his dog. Check it out! ‘On Episode 2 of UFC 192 Embedded, the athletes juggle interviews and interval training. Swedish light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson...

Sep 30, 2015 4:20 pm

Weidman Trying To ‘Not Get Super Excited ‘ About UFC Debut In New York

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman was a huge supporter of getting professional MMA legalized in New York, where he lives and trains. Unfortunately another year passed and it was another year that saw MMA stay illegal. That’s why even though the UFC recently booked an event at Madison square Garden for this April, in hopes...

Sep 30, 2015 2:04 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘Bader Doesn’t Perform Well Under Pressure’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will make his long awaited return to the octagon after nearly two years away. ‘Suga’ will take on Ryan Bader, who’s currently on a winning streak, and look to get himself back on the path to the title. Bader on the other hand wants to get another win...

Sep 30, 2015 10:53 am

UFC Newcomer Sage Northcutt: ‘I’ve Always Seen Myself In The UFC’

The hype surrounding UFC newcomer Sage Northcutt is pretty impressive. Northcutt, at only 19 years old, will make his UFC debut this Saturday at UFC 192. The undefeated fighter will take on Francisco Trevino in a lightweight scrap and a lot of questions will be answered about the fighter. Will he be the UFC’s next...

Sep 30, 2015 10:43 am

UFC 192 Light Heavyweights React To Jon Jones’ Possible Return

There’s no question that one thing that will be on a lot of people’s minds during UFC 192 will be Jon Jones. The former UFC light heavyweight champion was given 18 months probation instead of any jail time following a hit and run incident earlier in the year. Thus, Jones could return to the UFC...

Sep 30, 2015 10:30 am

Werdum: ‘The UFC Would Have Been Better For Fedor’

Mixed Martial Arts legend Fedor Emelianenko will return to fighting on December 31st, this after signing a $2.5 million deal to fight for former Pride FC boss Sakakibara’s new Japanese promotion. The news came as a disappointment to most fight fans, as many of the sports viewers have longed to see “The Last Emperor” test...

Sep 30, 2015 10:16 am

TUF’s Ryan Hall: ‘The Jiu-Jitsu Skill In MMA Is Low’

The current season of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ seems to be a smash hit and so far all the fights have been entertaining. There’s really only been one fight on the show that has stood out as a real captivating guy, and that’s Ryan Hall. Hall won his fight to get into the house and his...

Sep 30, 2015 6:32 am

Bellator’s LC Davis Fought Two Rounds With Injured Eye

This past Friday, at Bellator 143, bantamweights Joe Warren and LC Davis fought in the night’s main event to determine the number one contender and the next time challenger. It was Warren, the former champ, who came out on top after three rounds of grinding grappling work. He got Davis down early and often and...