It was rumored earlier this year that UFC hall of famer Chuck Liddell would return to fighting for the Bellator organization. After being forced in to retirement by Dana White he was given a “lifetime” position as a UFC executive which dissipated when the company was purchased. With Liddell out of a job it would be a little bit of revenge to fight for the competition. He spoke with Ariel Helwani about the firing, Jon Jones, PED use, and his potential return.
Kevin Lee was pretty vocal in an interview with MMAFighting a while ago trying to pick a fight with Mickey Gall. Recently, Gall fought back via the same site in his own verbal assault (via mmamania.com) Shots fired. He was talking sh-t on your show. That ****ing idiot. I’d like to challenge him to a … Read more
Better buckle up for this one. A strange lady posting under the name Chloe Standley on Youtube is claiming she is now the wife of one Nick Diaz and she has the rings to prove it. “I actually kind of got married in Vegas. These are my rings that tell of my commitment to this … Read more
Kevin Lee is facing Tony Ferguson at UFC 216 for the interim UFC lightweight title. With Conor McGregor still out after his boxing bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr. it had to happen. You can only have a title undefended for so long or the fans and fighters get restless. Lee has no love or respect … Read more
In the lead up to UFC 216 they had a media luncheon for the fighters. Have you heard about this? Have you read about this? Heavyweight Fabricio Werdum and lightweight Tony Ferguson had a pretty out of nowhere confrontation. Just check it out…odd.
Longtime UFC vet Ed “Short Fuse” Herman had a plumbing mishap a couple weeks ago and lost the tip of his index finger. Fast forward to this week and “Short Fuse” may have to be re-nicknamed to “Short Finger” cause his left index finger is never going to be quite as long as it once … Read more
Russian light heavyweight knockout artist Vitaly Shemetov (28-9, 1 NC) is currently riding a 10-fight winning streak, including eight by stoppage. Pro MMA Now has a long history with “The Dancing Bear”, starting way back in our Oct. 2008 profile on the Shemetov brothers. Now, here we are nearly a decade later and Vitaly is better than … Read more
Daniel Cormier opens up about Jon Jones and his indiscretions, his future, and money. Check it out.
Bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt’s team wants him to square off against UFC flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson. Head coach Justin Buchholz talked about it on the Five Rounds podcast. For sure, Cody can do it right now. He’s real big and strong right now and he’s getting bigger so he’s gotta do it right … Read more
UFC 219 just got more interesting. Two fights were added and announced via social media. First via the UFC’s Twitter: Former champ @DominickCruz returns to face @JimmieRivera135 at #UFC219 @TMobileArena in Vegas | @Cyn_Calvillo faces @CarlaEsparza1 pic.twitter.com/kG4Cy4wxoc Then Farah Hannoun tweeted the following revealing another solid fight: Louis Smolka (@LASTSAMURAIUFC) vs. Matheus Nicolau (@NicolauMatheus) added … Read more