Teamsters and Culinary Union call on Nevada to Reform State Athletic Commission

Teamsters Local 986 and the Culinary Union held a rally Thursday in Las Vegas calling for reform of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The rally was held outside the Grant Sawyer State Office Building at the same time NSAC held its regular monthly meeting. The two unions delivered a letter to Governor Brian Sandoval last … Read more

Lorenz Larkin vs. Albert Tumenov added to UFC 195

UFC officials have added another solid fight to the UFC 195 PPV event that’s set for January 2 in Las Vegas. A welterweight scrap between Lorenz Larkin and rising talent Albert Tumenov has been verbally agreed to by both fighters. The event will be headlined by the UFC welterweight championship bout between Robbie Lawler and Carlos … Read more

Wanderlei Silva fined $70,000 and banned for life by NSAC

Here’s a hint. If you’re a UFC fighter, don’t run from a drug test or you may just find yourself without a way to make a living. Wanderlei Silva (aka “The Axe Murderer”) evaded a random drug test by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) earlier this year, only to later claim he had been … Read more

Christy Mack posts photos and statement regarding alleged attack from War Machine

It’s innocent until proven guilty in this country but it’s not looking good for former UFC and Bellator fighter War Machine (aka Jon Koppenhaver). Christy Mack has now posted photos and issued a full statement regarding an alleged attack that took place at the hands of War Machine, who is wanted by Las Vegas police … Read more

Jenna Jameson: I know Christy Mack ‘has the guts to press charges on War Machine’

On Friday it was reported that War Machine (aka Jon Koppenhaver) had been released from his contract with Bellator due to allegations of domestic abuse in Las Vegas that sent two individuals to the hospital, including one described as his “significant other”. There were rumors that War Machine had come home and caught on-again off-again … Read more

‘Showtime’ returns, Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez booked for UFC 181

Following nearly 16 months since capturing the UFC lightweight title, Anthony Pettis (17-2) will make his first title defense at UFC 181 in December. Pettis broke the news today while chatting with Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour. Pettis is currently filming the 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter against the challenger to his title, … Read more

UFC 175 Extended Video Preview

On July 5th UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will put his title on the line for the first time since breaking Anderson Silva’s leg this past December. Weidman will have to face one of the most dangerous strikers on the planet in former light heavyweight champ Lyoto Machida, who is 2-0 since dropping to middleweight. … Read more