Hopefully this is the last time we have to report the date and place for the light heavyweight title fight between champ Jon Jones and Glover Teixeira. As of now it appears that the two will tangle in Baltimore at UFC 172 on April 26th according to the Baltimore Sun. MMAJunkie.com is also reporting that this will be the case as it will be the first time Baltimore will host a UFC event Read More »
Training Day: UFC 171′s Robbie Lawler | VIDEO
Go inside the training camp of UFC welterweight title contender Robbie Lawler as he prepares to face Johny Hendricks this Saturday for the vacant UFC 170 pound title. Lawler is 3-0 since returning to the UFC last year, scoring knockout wins over Josh Koshcheck and Bobby Voelker, and most recently, a split decision over Rory MacDonald.
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The television landscape just broadened once again as news being reported by MMAFighting.com and other outlets say that the Kansas City based promotion Titan FC has singed an agreement to be broadcast on CBS Sports Network. A debut on the network may be set for February 28th with a main event pitting two UFC veterans against each other. The Ultimate Fighter veterans Jorge Gurgel and Mike Ricci are set to meet in Kansas City. Read More »
Former UFC fighters Rousimar Palhares and Yushin Okami will most likely make their World Series of Fighting debuts on March 29, 2014. WSOF spokesman Ali Abdel-Aziz revealed the signings Thursday during a conference call. Read More »
Reports are coming in that that Vince McMahon along with other WWE officials will be speaking to to the current WWE roster about how the company will be changing with the WWE Network launching. With threats from Direct TV about pulling pay per view events a major concern, current talent has to be curious how their pay-per-view bonuses will be affected, if at all. Read More »
WSOF 8 will be the the second time the promotion has held an event in South Florida, and for good reasons. One of the reasons of course may be hometown favorite Jessica Aguilar, but according to WSOF President Ray Sefo, the main reason is the atmosphere. Read More »
There are many things that can get you in trouble. Talking about women in the UFC and mentioning them fighting topless is one of those things. Although it appears there will be no punishment for welterweight Matt Brown, he sure did get some people talking yesterday after his podcast went viral and we heard what he had to say about women in MMA. Read More »
Need some extra motivation to get through the last work day (For most of us)? A child of the 80's or just a fan of the original Karate Kid films? Here you go the original "You're the Best Around" montage from The Karate Kid starring Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita. Read More »
With the first event of the year for World Series of Fighting right around the corner, the promotion held a conference call today that featured athletes from the upper half of the televised card. The WSOF 8 competitors on the line included Justin Gaethje, Rich Patishnock, Anthony Johnson, Mike Kyle, Jessica Aguilar and Alida Gray, along with WSOF President Ray Sefo and Executive VP Ali Abdel-Aziz. Read More »
Where do mixed martial arts superstars go once their professional fight career begins to decline? Some hit the regional circuit. Some go to Japan. Some go to pro wrestling. UFC Hall of Famer Ken Shamrock has done all of the above, but now “The World’s Most Dangerous Man” has a new gig --protecting gangster rapper extraordinaire 50 Cent. Read More »
The Ultimate Warrior and WWE have reached an agreement most likely concerning the 2014 Hall of Fame but that's still not confirmed according to LordsofPain.net. All that is apparently known is that there is an existing business relationship between the two sides that have been at war since the WWE released their The Self Destruction of the Ultimate Warrior DVD in 2005. This relationship will likely lead to something at WrestleMania XXX weekend. Read More »
Eduardo Dantas defends title against Rafael Silva, heavyweight tournament opening round set for March 7th
The Bellator MMA Bantamweight World Title will be on the line live on Spike TV from the WinStar World Casino on Friday, March 7th. The night will also showcase the opening round of the Bellator Heavyweight Tournament. Read More »
UFC officials have announced that the UFC 170: Rousey vs. McMann event tickets will go on sale Friday, January 10, at 1 p.m. ET. UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey (8-0) will take on undefeated challenger Sara McMann (7-0) in a battle of Olympic medalists on February 22. Read More »
Erick Silva's originalopponent for UFC his Fight Night bou,t Nate Loughran, is out with an injury so Silva probably has a new opponent in Brazil next month. Combate is reporting that Takenori Sato will square off against Silva at UFC Fight Night 36. Read More »
So UFC starts with Fight Pass and now the wresting juggernauts WWE have released their own digital network, that at first glance, seems pretty bad ass. Read More »
The cast is set and ready for the new season of TUF Nations: Canada vs. Australia. This will be the fifth international edition of the reality series and it marks the return to Australia. The coaches this season will be Canadian Patrick Côté and Australian Kyle Noke. Read More »
You only get one shot at a first impression, so, when Michigan's own Dom O'Grady (16-6) decided he would introduce himself to the XFC, and it's legion of fans, he planned to make an impression they won't soon forget; and tapped out top contender Eric Reynolds. O'Grady is a true veteran of the sport. With a professional career dating back to 2007, O'Grady has been competing domestically and internationally for over six years. Between 2010 and 2012, O'Grady fought eight times for King of the Cage, with an unprecedented six of those eight bouts for promotional titles. From September to December of 2010, Dom held both the Lightweight and Welterweight KOTC title belts simultaneously. Read More »
As reported earlier this week the WWE is touting a “groundbreaking” announcement and you can watch it live on ProMMANow.com. Rumors point to the launch of the WWE network or a new TV deal . Tune in at 930 PM ... Read More »
Ronda Rousey, the undefeated and undisputed UFC women's bantamweight champion has taken a lot of heat recently for how she portrayed herself on The Ultimate Fighter reality show as well as "handshake gate" following her recent win over Miesha Tate at UFC 168. Read More »
What does crazy skateboarding tricks mixed with FOX Sports Phantom Cam sprinkled with UFC ring girl Brittney Palmer equal? "Slow and Hot" would be the correct answer. Check out this video as Palmer takes a stroll on Venice Beach and the super slow motion camera picks up some great footage. Look for this new web series on FOX Sports. Read More »
It seems like no matter what fight show that you go to or what interview you’re listening to, someone is always calling out Thomas Gifford. On January 18, Ben Brewer gets his wish. Gifford will be going up in weight to accept “The Ruler’s” challenge after being called out several times. Read More »
When I sat down 2 years ago and had a conversation with Greg Jackson, we were talking about training and coaching philosophies and we were going back and forth about the books which we had read. Our reading lists at that time were almost the same. Read More »
Some people dismiss the notion that Brock Lesnar is making a push to return to mixed martial arts. Some think it is a ploy to gain attention as Wrestlemania approaches. Whatever it is, people love it. People flock to Brock Lesnar news. Could he come back to the UFC and be competitive. Of course. The heavyweight division is the weakest of all UFC weight classes. Will we see this happen in 2014? One can hope right. Read More »