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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…

[ooyala code=”F5bDBmdjqOxabPO_PhqqzLgvNojN4CFg” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”640″ height=”360″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] 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...

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...

Aug 2, 2015 6:19 am

REPLAY! Glaico Franca vs. Fernando Bruno (Highlights)

Glaico Franca and Fernando Bruno battled for the top spot in the “Ultimate Fighter: Brazil” lightweight tournament. Franca repeatedly took down and trapped Bruno in a rear naked choke, but Bruno was able to escape every time up until the final round. Franca locked in one last rear naked choke with seconds to go in...

Aug 1, 2015 10:14 pm

UFC 190 Results: Shogun Picks Up Big Decision Win over “Lil Nog”

Even though the finals of both “Ultimate Fighter: Brazil” fights were filled with technique, this bout between Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Mauricio “Shogun” Rua truly brought the crowd back to life. The opening round saw both PRIDE legends get tagged to the point of almost getting knocked out. Nogueira found his range late in the...

Jul 27, 2015 5:48 pm

There May Be Charges Against Leben, But Domestic Violence Is Not One Of Them

Domestic violence in mixed martial arts has become a hot-button topic since HBO’s “Real Sports” did a feature on the issue. While some athletes, men and women, from different sports backgrounds do have a past with domestic violence, former UFC fighter Chris Leben is NOT part of that group. The “Ultimate Fighter” alumni was arrested in...

Jul 26, 2015 5:08 am

Jake Shields: It Would Be Justice If I Hurt Rousimar Palhares

Rousimar Palhares made his way to the top of the World Series of Fighting welterweight division by making his opponents scream in agony before tapping out, and Jake Shields is hoping to give the champion a taste of his own medicine when they meet at “WSOF 22″. Shields is usually not one to trash talk,...

Jul 26, 2015 3:35 am

Shields: ‘I’d Love to Have Stitch Be My Cutman at WSOF 22’

Dana White and the Ultimate Fighting Championship caught the mixed martial arts community off guard earlier this week with the firing of Jabob “Stitch” Duran. “Stitch”, one of the best cutmen in the business, spoke out against UFC’s partnership with Reebok when he commented how it was going to negatively impact the income of people...

Jul 21, 2015 8:04 pm

GPG’s Sidney “Da Gun” Outlaw: Once Homeless, Now Flying Sky High

The mixed martial artist known as “Da Gun” will step into the cage this weekend for his fifth professional fight at Global Proving Ground (GPG) 21, streaming live on GFL.tv. At only 23 years old, he is already a veteran of both Bellator and World Series of Fighting. Despite his relative youth, though, Outlaw is...

Jul 19, 2015 6:18 pm

Frank Mir Reflects on Jose Aldo’s WEC Debut

Before Jose Aldo became one of the greatest featherweights to fight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, he was just another fighter with an impressive record making his debut on American soil. Boasting an impressive record of 10-1, Jose Aldo made his WEC debut in 2008 against Alexandre Franca Nogueira. Former WEC commentator Frank Mir knew...

Jul 19, 2015 9:02 am

Bisping Bashes ‘Cheating Scumbags’, Wants Belfort Rematch

Vitor Belfort has always been and will remain to be one of the most controversial figures in the Ultimate Fighting Championship today. Whether he has utilized testosterone replacement therapy to his advantage is an issue of the past, but one thing is for sure: “The Phenom” knocked out Michael Bisping in 2013. “The Count” is...

Jul 9, 2015 2:36 pm

UFC Releases Statement On Travis Browne Allegations

Earlier today, UFC heavyweight Travis Browne was accused of domestic abuse when his ex-girlfreind posted a picture on Instagram showing bruises that covered her body. She also said in a comment on the post that it was Browne who she was referring to. Later, at the UFC 189 press conference, the UFC’s Dave Sholler read...

Jul 9, 2015 7:06 am

TUF 21 Finale Complete With 2 Final Bouts

  With the final episode of this seasons Ultimate Fighter airing last night, we now know the final two fights that will take place at the TUF 21 Finale, going down this Sunday. American Top Team chose Hayder Hassan and the Blackzilians went with Kamaru Usman to fight for the big tamale, $300K and the...

Jul 6, 2015 1:02 pm

UFC Releases Statement on Melendez’s Failed Drug Test

UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez will serve a one year suspension for failing his UFC 188 post fight drug test. Ultimate Fighting Championship released the following statement on the matter: Following his bout at UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13, UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez tested positive for exogenous origin of testosterone metabolites. The UFC...

Jul 2, 2015 12:39 am

REPLAY! TUF: Mike Graves vs. Jason Jackson

‘In what could be the greatest comeback in “Ultimate Fighter” history, Mike Graves steals a victory from the jaws of defeat by beating Jason Jackson after an accidental low blown nearly cost him the fight and he ties up the competition for American Top Team going into the final week.’ Kings Of Volume — Punches...

Jun 25, 2015 11:13 am

Conor Doesn’t Care — ‘Ready To Fight Anyone On July 11’

The UFC announced that Jose Aldo is still planning on fighting at UFC 189, but has secured Chad Mendes to be on standby just in case. According to John Kavanagh, McGregor’ coach, it really doesn’t matter who steps into the octagon with the Irishmen come fight night. Kavanagh wrote about the whole situation in a...

Jun 22, 2015 11:34 am

Bellator 138 Medical Report: Shamrock Suspended After Loss to Kimbo Slice

Bellator 138 took place this past Friday and it was headlined by an interesting bout between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock. The two put on an entertaining main-event where Shamrock almost submitted Slice, but Slice made it back to his feet to ultimately blast Shamrock into next week. The Missouri Office of Athletics issued the...