Paul Daley and Melvin Manhoef sign with Bellator

Scott Coker is making moves as Bellator MMA’s new front man and has signed a couple of knockout artists he previously worked with in Strikeforce (via press release): Bellator has added knockout kingpins Paul “Semtex” Daley (34-13) and Melvin “No Mercy” Manhoef (28-11) to the roster. The two veterans have both amassed impressive careers, including … Read more

Arnold Schwarzenegger gives Conor McGregor a new nickname

Arnold Schwarzenegger, former Mr. Olympia, action star hero and former Governor of California, saw what Conor “The Notorious” McGregor did to Diego Brandao over the weekend and suggested a new nickname for the Irish superstar: Congratulations @TheNotoriousMMA on a fantastic victory yesterday. You are the McGregor-nator. — Arnold (@Schwarzenegger) July 20, 2014 McGregor’s first round … Read more

Top WWE superstar posts pic after getting stopped by cops

  Even celebs get pulled over from time to time. Granted, they get away with stuff more often, but hey that’s life. Check out this photo former WWE Champion Randy Orton posted shortly after getting pulled over by Florida Highway Patrol for his tinted windows being out of regulation or something to that effect. The … Read more

Damacio Page to face unbeaten Pedro Souza for Legacy FC 125 pound title (updated)

A flyweight title bout between WEC/UFC vet Damacio Page (18-9) and unbeaten Brazilian Pedro Souza (12-0) will go down Oct. 17 at Legacy FC 36 in New Mexico. The bout was confirmed with by Souza’s management. Page has fought three times for Legacy FC since exiting the UFC in 2012, and he’s won all three, … Read more

5 things the WWE needs to do after Battleground

To think that last year Ryback was the poster boy for the WWE’s 2013 Battleground PPV. Now he wasn’t even on the pre-show…. Last night saw the Miz win the Intercontinental Championship, John Cena retain the World Heavyweight Championship, and Chris Jericho defeat Bray Wyatt in a somewhat exciting WWE special event, Battleground. 5 things … Read more

Five Huge Questions Going Into UFC on FOX 12: Lawler vs. Brown

The UFC on FOX 12 event is set to take place on Saturday night at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. The event is heavily anticipated and will be headlined by the welterweight number one contender fight between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown. The co-main event will  feature a light heavyweight scrap between Anthony … Read more

UFC on FOX 12: Matt Brown talks fight preparation for Robbie Lawler

UFC middleweight Matt Brown has the biggest fight of his career on Saturday night when he takes on UFC former welterweight title challenger Robbie Lawler. Brown (21-11) is the winner of seven consecutive fights with six finishes appeared on the latest edition of “Inside MMA” to talk about the challenge he’ll face in the UFC … Read more

Tim Kennedy has some thoughts on Weidman vs. Belfort in Brazil

Number six ranked middleweight Tim Kennedy’s reaction to UFC President Dana White saying former TRT user Vitor Belfort could get his title shot against Chris Weidman in Brazil (via Facebook): “I realize that my boss can do whatever he wants. But it seems ridiculous to even consider having Belfort fight for the title in Brazil. … Read more

UFC Road to the Octagon: Lawler vs. Brown | Full Episode Get ready for this weekend’s UFC on FOX 12 event with “UFC Road to the Octagon: Lawler vs. Brown”. The nearly 45-minute episode previews the welterweight title-eliminator main event between Matt Brown (19-11 MMA, 12-5 UFC) and Robbie Lawler (23-10 MMA, 8-4 UFC), as well as the light heavyweight co-headliner between Anthony “Rumble” Johnson … Read more

After three years on sidelines Dominick Cruz doesn’t feel he’s lost a step

Former UFC bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz (19-1) hasn’t fought inside the UFC Octagon in nearly three years, but will finally make his return when he takes on number six ranked Takeya Mizugaki (20-7-2) at UFC 178 on Sept. 27. How will the long layoff affect the 28-year-old Alliance MMA product when he steps back into … Read more