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Sep 14, 2015 7:51 pm

Gina Carano shows Nick Diaz some love and has a message for the NSAC

Fighters within the Ultimate Fighting Championship have voiced their opinions on how they think the Nevada State Athletic Commission handled Nick Diaz’s suspension, but this supporter came out of left field! Gina Carano may be big in the world of Hollywood now, but she actually helped pave the way for women in mixed martial arts...

Sep 14, 2015 1:38 pm

Ronda Rousey wins ESPN’s “Best Female Athlete Ever” Award

Only six fights into her Ultimate Fighting Championship career, Ronda Rousey has solidified herself as the most dominant athlete the sport has to offer. Fighters and naysayers can come along and try to challenge that, but the fact remains that nobody has destroyed their competition quite like Rousey has. After her victory at UFC 190...

Sep 14, 2015 10:18 am

Cyborg: Rousey is using Mayweather for publicity like she did with me

Ronda Rousey is, without a doubt, the biggest star the Ultimate Fighting Championship has to offer. However, it wasn’t long ago that the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion was relatively unknown with only a cult following in Strikeforce. “Rowdy” made her transition into the octagon and became the first woman champion in company history and soon,...

Sep 14, 2015 8:13 am

Chael Sonnen returns to action against Josh Barnett at Metamoris!

When fans think of the premier fight promotions of the world, names like the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Bellator MMA come spring to mind. In the grappling world, however, the choices are slim for professional jiu-jitsu players. Lucky for fans of the sport, that is changing now that Metamoris events and Eddie Bravo Invitational tournaments...


Sep 13, 2015 2:08 pm

Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida speak out on Pedro Rizzo’s retirement

When the Ultimate Fighting Championship traveled to Brazil for the first time in 1998, there was a slew of Brazilian fighters who made a name for themselves during the event. Vitor Belfort wowed the crowd in attendance when he only needed forty-four seconds to knock out Wanderlei Silva, but one heavyweight stood head and shoulders...

Sep 11, 2015 6:52 am

Former UFC Champ: ‘Dana’s Just A F*cking D*ck’

  Former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia (31-10 MMA) was a recent guest on Chael Sonnen’s podcast, where he discussed a number of different topics, one of those being his departure from the UFC in July of 2008. According to “The Maine-Iac”, who asked to be released by the UFC in order to fight for Affliction in...

Sep 11, 2015 5:52 am

Invicta FC Champ Isn’t Interested In The UFC Or Kissing Butt

Invicta FC bantamweight champion Tonya Evinger has been pretty outspoken about her thoughts on the UFC. For a lot of fighters, the UFC is the final stop, the ultimate goal. For Evinger? Not so much. She’s happy where she is, as the Invicta FC champ and says she doesn’t want to have to censor herself...

Sep 5, 2015 8:57 am

UFC 191 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 5

Catch the latest episode of UFC 191 Embedded. This time around we see all the fighters working to make weight in their own unique ways. Check it out! ‘On Episode 5 of UFC 191 Embedded, it’s soundbytes and staredowns for the stars on the card at Ultimate Media Day: flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and challenger...

Aug 31, 2015 2:40 pm

WATCH! UFC just signed this undefeated karate champion

The Ultimate Fighting Championship may have made one of their best signings of the year by picking up LEGACY FC mainstay Sage Northcutt. It sounds like a name out of a movie, but the Texas native is the real deal. Northcutt is a kickboxing and sport karate champion who has been training since the age...

Aug 30, 2015 3:32 pm

Frank Mir: The heavyweight division is the best it’s ever been

When spectators look at the talent pool in the sport of mixed martial arts, no other current fight promotion compare to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. There is no shortage of talent in the light heavyweight, welterweight or lightweight divisions; The top five fighters in those weight classes could be champions on any given day! There...

Aug 26, 2015 1:28 am

WATCH! Poster Signing Gone Wrong Almost Leads To Full-Scale Brawl

Tensions were High between fight camps as Patricky and Saad Awad signed posters for This fridays #Bellator141 . Bellator World Champ Patricio Pitbull caught the eye of possíble title contender Georgi Karakanyan , They have been going back on forth on Twitter and their twitter beef carried over into Bellator check In room . Needless...

Aug 24, 2015 12:56 pm

BEEF! UFC lightweight gets shut down for judging women’s division!

The path to gold is usually never short. Whether you are chasing a championship in the Ultimate Fighting Championship or Bellator, the amount of work you put in behind the scenes shadows what fans actually get to see. After just two octagon appearances, Holly Holm is set to challenge Ronda Rousey for her UFC Women’s...

Aug 23, 2015 3:56 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Campbell earns decision win over Silverio

Shane Campbell put a shaky performance against John Makdessi behind him when he secured his first UFC win tonight in front of his fellow Canadians! Even though neither fighter took serious damage in the opening round, Silverio did his best to sap the energy out of Campbell with constant takedown attempts. The kickboxing champion Campbell...

Aug 23, 2015 10:49 am

CM Punk compares ‘slimy’ WWE to ‘romantic’ UFC

Phil “CM Punk” Brooks’ signing with the Ultimate Fighting Championship took both the MMA world and professional wrestling world by surprise. Even though the fighter has yet to step foot in a cage professionally, he will be making his debut on the grandest stage of them all in an octagon. Despite what fans say about...

Aug 18, 2015 2:30 am

Danny Castillo bashes the idea of having PEDs being legal in MMA

The day Dana White and Ultimate Fighting Championship started their battle against performance enhancing drugs in mixed martial arts, most fighters rejoiced. While some would eventually get popped for banned substances, it would be for the greater good in making the sport safer for the health of the fighters. MMA is not a non-contact sport...

Aug 17, 2015 10:00 pm

UFC lightweight Castillo was ‘pissed’ about CM Punk signing until he met him

Phil “CM Punk” Brooks signing with the Ultimate Fighting Championship rubbed a lot of fighters in all the wrong ways. The fact that the octagon would be hosting Punk’s first MMA fight when he had zero experience upon his signing enraged veterans who “paid their dues” to make it to the prestigious promotion. UFC lightweight...

Aug 17, 2015 9:49 pm

Team Alpha Male explains the advantage of having “Stitch” as your cutman

After Robert “Stitch” Duran was unceremoniously released from the Ultimate Fighting Championship for remarks he made against major sponsor Reebok, the fight world erupted. Fans and fighters alike were up in arms about how he was released, but some people don’t understand the significance of having such an elite cutman in your corner. To some,...

Aug 17, 2015 6:59 am

FACEOFF! Shaq has a BIT of a size advantage over Nate Diaz…

Shaquille O’Neal may tower over Nate Diaz at seven feet-one inch tall, but this is a sport where size isn’t everything! It is no secret that Shaq is an avid Ultimate Fighting Championship fan and he recently got to step on the mats with one of the most popular fighters in the octagon today. Diaz...

Aug 12, 2015 8:25 am

Johny Hendricks Plans On Making Us All Remember

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks (17-3 MMA) will be looking to make a statement when he squares off with Tyron Woodley at October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. “Bigg Rigg” is currently ranked as the welterweight divisions #1 contender, but was ultimately passed-over for a title shot by UFC officials in favor of former...

Aug 11, 2015 4:41 pm

UFC Boss — ‘Ronda Rousey is bringing teenage girls to the UFC’

“We’re already seeing it. We’re getting exposure now, or she’s getting exposure now, in magazines like Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, Vogue. Those aren’t the typical news outlets that would necessarily cover the Ultimate Fighting Championship. So she’s breaking down those barriers and bringing a whole new group of fans that want to watch her fight. We’ve...

Aug 10, 2015 9:28 am

Lorenzo Fertitta: Ronda Rousey’s Bringing Teenage Girls To UFC

Ronda Rousey could be one of the few stars of the octagon to crossover into mainstream media, and UFC Chairman & CEO Lorenzo Fertitta couldn’t be happier about it! Rousey’s stock has increased tenfold since her dominant victory over Bethe Correia at UFC 190 on August 1st. UFC is no stranger to having their athletes...

Aug 9, 2015 8:18 am

Amanda Nunes: I’m Ready for Ronda Rousey

Amanda Nunes put on one of the best performances of her career at “UFC Fight Night 73″ when she disposed of Sara McMann in less than three minutes. Nunes walked into the bout as the underdog but did not let the odds get to her head; she landed a big shot that dazed McMann which...

Aug 6, 2015 9:27 am

Anderson Silva’s Confident He Will Be Cleared Of All Wrong Doing

Former UFC middleweight champion and widely considered to be one of if not the best fighter in the world, Anderson Silva, feels confident that he’s going to come away from this whole failed drug tests situation with his name cleared. Reported on UFC Tonight, Silva feels that the inconsistencies in the drug tests will ultimately...

Aug 3, 2015 6:12 pm

Correia’s brother threw the Brazilian flag at Rousey’s face before their fight!

Ronda Rousey got the ultimate revenge on Bethe Correia for months of trash talk at “UFC 190” when she starched her in just thirty-four seconds. Members of both fighters families were in attendance to watch the fight, but one of Bethe’s siblings tried his hardest to throw Rousey off her game before the fight even...

Aug 3, 2015 9:00 am

WWE Wrestlers Challenge Dana White For Calling Pro Wrestling ‘Fake’

Dana White enraged the pro wrestling community this past week when he took to Twitter and simply labeled professional wrestling as “fake”. @RKORollins I hear u bro but fake shit should be 9.99 — Dana White (@danawhite) August 1, 2015 While the outcomes are predetermined, the bumps and bruises wrestlers endure to entertain fans are...

Aug 2, 2015 6:26 am

WATCH! Palhares’ Controversial Submission Win over Shields

Rousimar Palhares is no stranger to controversy and he may end up being more trouble than what he’s worth at World Series of Fighting. Palhares has always had the reputation amongst fighters as being “dirty” due to his repeated offenses of holding on to submission holds long after the fight is over. His inability to...