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May 9, 2015 9:36 am

“Metamoris 6: Barnett vs. Gracie” Live Event Results

Metamoris is BACK with their sixth event set to air live at 6:00 PM ET on Saturday evening. The event is stacked from top to bottom featuring a heavyweight championship bout between Josh Barnett and late replacement Ryron Gracie. Gracie stepped in for an injured Roberto Abreu. UFC vets Joe Lauzon and Chael Sonnen will...

May 7, 2015 9:33 am

‘Cain Velasquez and I Didn’t Spar — We FOUGHT For 5 Rounds’

American Kickboxing Academy has been under some scrutiny as of late with the recent injury of Khabib Nurmagomedov. UFC President Dana White blamed them of training as if they were in the “stone age” and asked them to update their training routine. Daniel Cormier enjoys training like a cave-man and says AKA won’t change a...

May 5, 2015 10:35 am

‘Scoring For Pro Boxing Confuses Me, I Thought Pacquiao Won’

This past Saturday, the fight that was hyped as the biggest fight of the decade took place between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. While the hype will likely hold true due to pay-per-view-sales, the same can’t be said about how exciting the fight was. Manny Pacquiao fought as the aggressor for the majority of the...

Apr 22, 2015 12:51 pm

Silva to Find Out Decision of NSAC Lifetime Ban on May 11th

Wanderlei Silva received a lifetime ban from the Nevada State Athletic Commission for refusing to take part in a drug test. Now, he will have to wait until May 11th to find out if he will remain banned from being licensed in Nevada for life. Last year, Silva filed for the court to review his...

Apr 22, 2015 9:00 am

‘Sugar’ Rashad Evans Eyeing Fall Octagon Return

“I’m looking to return in September, October, but I’m not gonna try to push it. I’m three months out from post-operation. Right now, it’s just me doing a lot of stability work and hitting the mitts lightly.” Rashad Evans has not fought since his UFC 167 bout with Chael Sonnen in 2013. However, all of...

Apr 17, 2015 2:05 am

A Doctor And A Gangster — Flashback Friday

Putting MMA judges on the spot and calling them out for corruption? Check. Calling out your former employer for signing a ‘Rampage’ even when they knew they shouldn’t have? Check. Getting fired from your old job due to steroids but still fighting anyway? Yep— checks out. Chael Sonnen truly is one of the most gangster...

Apr 9, 2015 1:29 am

GSP On McGregor — ‘He Can Back Up What He Says… He Could Be Very Dumb’

“Conor McGregor, he could be smart or very dumb. But I think Conor McGregor is very skilled. He can back what he says. Jose Aldo… he’s a very flamboyant fighter, he’s very dangerous, he has that aura of invincibility around him. He’s like the best pound-for-pound in the world right now, that’s what I believe. I...

Apr 8, 2015 9:42 am

GSP: ‘I Can Still Be Champion If I Come Back’

“I believe if I ever want to come back and fight I could be the best in mixed martial arts, if I find the fun and I have the feel for it again… If I train hard and I have the pleasure to do it, I believe I can still be on top.” “I like...

Apr 3, 2015 2:50 am

STREET FIGHT! Rampage vs. Bisping Almost Went Down!

Chael Sonnen recently revealed that a street fight between Michael Bisping and Rampage Jackson! “You’re Welcome!” host Chael Sonnen broke down the time that Michael Bisping was upset that Quinton “Rampage” Jackson disrespected him over the phone. Apparently, they settled it out before anything serious happened. Who do you think would win in a street...

Mar 28, 2015 1:21 pm

Anderson Silva: ‘Cocky’ fighters like Conor McGregor ‘can’t cross the line’

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been travelling around the world in order to promote his July title fight with “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. The Brazilian standout and brash Irishman have been at each other’s throats for most of the World Tour and will finally get to settle their beef at the UFC 189 pay-per-view...

Mar 12, 2015 6:24 am

Ben Askren: ‘Metamoris Is Scared to Have Me’

Metamoris is the premier promotion when it comes to grappling competition. With the recent news coming out that Chael Sonnen will be on their next internet pay-per-view, fans took to Twitter to ask elite wrestler Ben Askren if he would be open to grapple for the promotion. His response? [email protected]: @Benaskren would you ever like...

Feb 13, 2015 11:51 am

Schaub: “There’s no reason not to take steroids”

  “Listen, I would love to hear an argument for why I shouldn’t do steroids. Give me one. Let’s say I take steroids and test positive. Say I’m a young kid [getting to the UFC] and I ask my dad, ‘Dad, why shouldn’t I take steroids?’ Can I say, ‘Well, you’ll never be world champ.’...

Feb 12, 2015 4:22 am

Rashad Evans Out Another 6-7 Months

Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, “Suga” Rashad Evans will be out of action for an additional 6-7 months following a second surgery to repair his knee. Much like Dominick Cruz, Evan’s first attempt to repair his ACL failed, requiring a second surgery, which already took place. UFC tonight broke the news on Wednesday night’s broadcast. “I...

Feb 8, 2015 2:19 pm

Firas Zahabi Compares Anderson Silva To Lance Armstrong

Since news broke of Anderson Silva’s failed pre-fight random drug test ahead of UFC 183, there has been much talk of whether or not Silva is still the GOAT (Greatest Of All Time). In the eyes of many, including Chael Sonnen, the failed drug test puts Silva’s past record into question, leaving many to wonder...

Feb 6, 2015 8:29 am

Wanderlei Silva: ‘WWE has made me a million dollar offer’

Yesterday we learned that Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva have been invited to a sitdown with WWE execs. And now Wanderlei is revealing details about a WWE offer. Check it: Post by Wanderlei Silva. “I got a million dollar offer from WWE, and I’m thinking how only the MMA fighters get paid little money. They...

Feb 4, 2015 4:20 am

UFC Fighters React To Anderson Silva’s Failed PED Test

The MMA world is in shock following the recent news that Anderson Silva has failed his pre-fight drug test for two-different types of performance enhancing drugs. Here’s the most notable reactions: Sad that Anderson silva tested positive for steroids. Although in hindsight, I'm not surprised. I'm too naive. #any1notcheatingbesidesme — michael (@bisping) February 4, 2015...

Jan 20, 2015 10:47 am

Wanderlei Silva Sues Nevada State Athletic Commission

UFC and PRIDE fighting legend Wanderlei Silva is suing Nevada State’s Athletic Commission for issuing him a lifetime ban from the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. The MMA Fighters lawsuit states, “The NSAC, like any other agency, is a ‘creature’ of statue and attempts to expand jurisdiction over subject matter not conferred by the legislature...

Jan 5, 2015 2:37 pm

Hendo on Bones: I respect him as a fighter but not as a person

Prior to his bout with Daniel Cormier at last weekend’s UFC 182 event in Las Vegas, current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones told the media that he was not impressed by DC’s most recent win over a “50-60” year-old Dan Henderson. Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion, Dan Henderson, was a guest on Monday’s...

Jan 5, 2015 5:01 am

UFC Expands UFC Fight Pass Library

The UFC has announced this past weekend that they are expanding their fight library to include bouts from 7 new promotions including Pancrase, Hook-N-Shoot, Cage Rage, Extreme Challenge, Xtreme Fighting Organization, King Of The Cage, and TKO Promotion. Pancrase is arguably the biggest name mentioned above, with fighters such as Bas Rutten, Jose Aldo, Chael...

Dec 26, 2014 12:39 pm

Jones: ‘DC Talks Trash Because He Has Doubt’

“I wouldn’t say this feels like the Rashad fight. It actually feels closer to the Chael Sonnen fight. Chael Sonnen had a job commentating and broadcasting. He’s a very good talker, and he has a way of making people believe. “Daniel, he definitely has a great skillset and he’s undefeated, but I think some of...