Joe Rogan said that if the fight had been in Las Vegas, the doctor would not have stopped the fight between Uriah Hall and Ron Stallings. Stallings stepped up on super short notice to fight one of the most dangerous men in the business. Hall was known for epic beatdowns during his stint on The … Read more
First off, I want to say that I have a tremendous amount of respect for Rousimar Palhares as a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt and as a fighter; well at least I did before some of his recent antics. With that being said, Palhares is a complete and total scumbag; I think Chael’s next rant of despicable Brazilians should include Palhares for not only what he did recently to Pierce, but to a range of other competitors in the past.
Matt Riddle is the latest name on the ever growing list of UFC roster trimmings after testing positive for marijuana. This is the second time in as many years that Riddle has failed a post-fight drug screening, having also tested positive for marijuana after his UFC 149 win against Chris Clements. Riddle is coming off a close decision victory over Che Mills at UFC on FUEL 7 earlier in February; however, this failed test will now see the bout re-classified as a no contest.
It was two years ago this month when Canadian middleweight Patrick “The Predator” Cote (13-7) stood toe-to-toe with UFC’ demi-god Anderson “The Spider” Silva in a 185 lb. title fight.
Today’s Photo of the Day shows former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar immediately after getting stopped via technical knockout in the first round last Saturday night at UFC 121 by Cain Velasquez.
It sounds like UFC President Dana White has given Tito Ortiz his last chance. White was a guest on ESPN’s MMA Live following UFC 121 Saturday night and commented on Ortiz’s future.