Ben Henderson receives immediate title shot in Bellator debut

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Bellator officials have announced that newly signed Bellator welterweight Ben Henderson will receive a title shot in his Bellator debut at Bellator 153. On the heels of what is one of the biggest free agent moves in mixed martial arts history, the man at the center of the shift, Benson Henderson (23-5), now has a … Read more

Ben Henderson signing with Bellator means what?

Former UFC lightweight champion Ben Henderson (23-5) has decided to leave the UFC and sign with Bellator MMA. Bellator officials made the announcement earlier today via press release. It certainly adds some spice to an otherwise boring process for most fighters. Usually its the UFC has fighters they considered past their prime, or the fighter … Read more

‘Big’ John McCarthy voices opinion on altering the outcomes of fights as MMA referee

Long time MMA referee “Big” John McCarthy is one of the best referee’s in the history of MMA, reffing some of the biggest fights in MMA history. He has a hashtag movement on Twitter called “#AskBJM” where he’ll answer questions from people on Twitter and it’s quite good. He recently was asked a question regarding … Read more

Kimbo Slice’s Reddit ‘Ask Me Anything’ is something to behold

Kimbo Slice took time out of training for his upcoming fight in Bellator with Dada 5000 to take part in an AMA (Ask Me Anything) over at Reddit. Slice dished on topics like the toughest opponent he ever fought. “My wife.. u feel me?” Kimbo answered. He also revealed he was bullied as a kid. The … Read more

King Mo talks ‘Dynamite’ injury and fighting Phil Davis

Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal

Bellator and Glory’s DYNAMITE 1 main card opened with a bang on Spike last weekend when Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal took on Linton Vassell in the light heavyweight tournament semifinals. Mo looked as though he was going to put Vassell away pretty quick, using that Jeff Mayweather-influenced boxing to rock Vassell and drop him multiple times … Read more

Tito Ortiz and Fedor Emelianenko killed your weekend

This weekend sucked for MMA fans. Here’s why… Let’s face it. A lot of us out there are HUGE closet Tito Ortiz fans. In fact, I was a co-author for a book with Tito back in my MaXfighting.com days. It was at a time when Tito had a reputation for still being a trash talking … Read more

Josh Koscheck thinks the UFC should have offered him a job

It often creates an odd feeling among co-workers when one of their own gets a promotion within the company. Often there’s a tinge of jealousy and a feeling of “it should’ve been me“. We’ve all seen it and probably even felt it. Former UFC welterweight contender and Ultimate Fighter season one semifinalist Josh Koscheck recently … Read more

Unretired: Here’s the top 6 Fedor Emelianenko fights we want to see

Since mythic Russian heavyweight (or overfed middleweight depending on who you ask) Fedor Emelianenko (34-4, 1 NC) has made it known that he’s planning a return to professional mixed martial arts competition, everyone and their mother has been calling him out. After some consideration, here are the top five Fedor Emelianenko match-ups we would be … Read more

Randy Couture leaves door open to fight Fedor Emelianenko… where’s Scott Coker?

In October 2007 Randy Couture resigned as UFC heavyweight champion and left the organization and one of the reasons he cited was because they had failed sign Fedor Emelianenko. During that era Randy was coming off back-to-back wins in which he had once again won the heavyweight title, this time against Tim Sylvia, and he had also defended … Read more

STOP! Fedor Emelianenko is coming out of retirement

Stop what you are doing and take note for a moment where you are, look around, take it in and always remember this is where you heard the news the G.O.A.T. Fedor Emelianenko is coming out of retirement, is already training, and will be returning to a mixed martial arts cage near you. Fedor dropped … Read more