McKenzie Dern came in seven pounds overweight for her bout with Amanda Cooper. This is the second bout in a row she missed weight and had to fight her opponent at a catchweight. Dern has missed weight in five of her seven total fights. In spite of the setback she was successful in submitting Amanda in the first round. Her hype train is still chugging along but not as fast as before given the second failed weight cut.
Racquel Pennington was finished in the fifth round by bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes despite telling her corner after the fourth she was done. They sent her back in and she was knocked out shortly after. In Amanda’s post fight interview she said what most were thinking in that Pennington’s corner should have listened instead of forcing her back out there.
UFC 224 is in the books and it was a doozy. The main event had a finish, Vitor Belfort may be done, Kelvin Gastelum shocked a lot of people, and McKenzie Dern won her bout after missing weight by a whopping seven pounds. Check out the full results… Main Amanda Nunes def. Raquel Pennington via … Read more
Amanda Nunes will defend her women’s bantamweight title against Raquel Pennington in the UFC 224 main event on May 12. In the co-headliner, The Ultimate Fighter season 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum takes on middleweight legend Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. Go behind the scenes and into the training camps of these remarkable athletes in this full episode … Read more
“Thug Rose” aka UFC women’s strawweight champ Rose Namajunas shut down a legitimate apology from Conor McGregor for the McBus attack. The Irishman and his cronies went ballistic before UFC 223 and used objects to smash windows on a bus carrying fighters including Rose Namajunas. He posted a real, heartfelt apology and for that we have respect for him, BUT Rose has the right to shut that shizz down. And she did…emphatically. Check it out…
Oscar De La Hoya told TMZ Sports recently that he believes he may have the elusive third bout between Tito Ortiz and Chuck Liddell closer to being signed than ever before. Here’s what he told them about the potential bout taking place in his MMA promotion via MMAFighting… We’re finalizing contracts, getting everything rolling. I’m … Read more
Tenshin Nasukawa is the owner of the sickest kick we’ve seen in MMA and we apologize to Anthony Pettis. The ‘Showtime’ kick he hit on Ben Henderson was ridiculous enough and we thought we had seen it all. Nasukawa looked to be on his way down to the canvas in big trouble and then he contorts himself enough to blast Yusaku Nakamura with a video game move. Check it out…
We love us some Luke Cage on Netflix. If only we could sign him to the UFC… What a spectacle that would be. They dropped the trailer for the second season of the show and we are all in.
It was only a matter of time folks. With Shayna Baszler and Ronda Rousey in WWE it wouldn’t take long for the final two members of MMA’s female four horsemen to show up in WWE. WWE released the following statement… Marina Shafir and Jessamyn Duke, Four Horsewomen teammates of Ronda Rousey and Shayna Baszler, report … Read more
Colby Covington and Joe Rogan went back and forth recently and it ended up with Colby telling Joe he just might slap him. Joe first warned Covington on his Joe Rogan Experience to be careful who talks trash to because he just might get slapped in the face by a killer, referencing Jon Jones as an example. Colby then told Rogan that he just might slap him. Joe broke it down and explained what he meant and also asked Colby not to slap him. Check it out…