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August Dimes Of The Month Ft. Olivia Wilde, Arianny Celeste, & Leanna Decker

Each weekday over on our Facebook page we feature a “Dime of the Day”. Each “Dime” is someone that’s a 10 in our eyes and we try to present them in the classiest way possible. Since we’re already compiling our favorites each month, we figured we would compile a gallery of all the Dimes we [&hellip No visits yet The post August Dimes Of The Month Ft. Olivia Wilde,...
Via No Coast Bias
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

A Look at T.J. Dillashaw’s Strange First Title Defense

It was getting annoying as the UFC hype machine talked up Joe Soto. We were reminded over and over that he was a brown belt in jiu-jitsu. That made him a dangerous grappler for TJ Dillashaw to face. Despite the fact that Renan Barao is a black belt himself and is actually a better MMA wrestler than Soto. It would have been nice if they had pointed out that Soto’s movement would...
Via Fight Booth
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dana White Says Dillashaw vs Faber is a Possibility (Video)

At UFC 177 TJ Dillashaw was supposed to fight Renan Barao in their much hyped rematch from earlier this summer, but Barao pulled out a few days before and TJ instead successfully defended his title against Joe Soto, the former Bellator champion. Now TJ is looking towards the next challenge and UFC President Dana White thinks someone close to TJ could easily fill that role. “I think...
Via BlackSportsOnline
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Thales Leites Wants To Fight Michael Bisping Next

Michael Bisping won’t be fighting Luke Rockhold next after the UFC decided to go in a different direction, and so Thales Leites has seen an opportunity to stake his claim for a fight with ‘The Count’. “Bisping is a tough fighter, does great fights. He fights for a long time, does exciting fights,” Leites told MMAfighting.com. “He’s well ranked, has a big name, and...
Via Fight Of The Night
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cub Swanson Is Giving Back

Kevin “Cub” Swanson is one of the most exciting fighters in the UFC today. He’s knocked out five of his last six opponents. He’s ranked #2 in the UFC featherweight rankings, which means that after Chad Mendes gets his shot at the title against José Aldo at UFC 176, Swanson should finally be given his […] The post Cub Swanson Is Giving Back appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

UFC 178 Event Poster; Updated Fight Card

Even with the loss of the Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier grudge super-match, UFC 178 is still shaping up to be the most stacked card of the year. One could even argue that the main event may even be the least anticipated bout of the top six. How about you tell us what you think of UFC 178, as it stands today, below. Main Card (PPV) • Flyweight Title Bout: Demetrious Johnson (C) vs. Chris...
Via Fight Booth
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Who's next for Ronda Rousey?

UFC boss Dana White is still angling for Ronda Rousey to face Gina Carano next, but another candidate has entered the mix for a shot at the champion. Bethe Correia beat Rousey’s buddy Shayna Baszler convincingly at UFC 177 on Saturday night in Sacramento and called out Rousey in her post-fight interview. “I want to […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

UFC 177 Recap Show: TJ Dillashaw Reigns Supreme

UFC 177 took place on Saturday night from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. In the main event, TJ Dillashaw retained the UFC bantamweight championship defeating late replacement Joe Soto. The co-feature had Tony Ferguson beating Danny Castillo by split decision in lightweight action. In today’s podcast Steve and BetweenTheRopes.com contributor Nathan McCarter recap...
Via Between The Ropes
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Renan Barao Talk To Joe Rogan About Pulling Out Of UFC 177

During last night’s UFC 177 broadcast color commentator Joe Rogan headed backstage to interview former bantamweight champion Renan Barao about the circumstances surrounding him pulling out of the main event with TJ Dillashaw on the day of the weigh-ins. Rogan grilled Barao hard about the situation, but Barao was adamant that his weight cut was going fine until the moment he suddenly...
Via Fight Of The Night
2 days ago  |  Discuss

T.J. Dillashaw KO’s Joe Soto With Kick To Head at UFC 177 (GIF)

At 2:20 of the fifth round at UFC 177, defending Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw, knocked out Joe Soto with a huge head kick. Soto took the fight on short notice when Renan Barao couldn’t make weight. While Barao was trying to cut weight, he passed out and then eventually needed to be rushed to the hospital. Soto, making his UFC debut, fought extremely competitively into the...
Via Total Sports Blog
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Tyron Woodley will not get a title shot anytime soon

Tyron Woodley has talked a lot about title shots recently but seems on a mission to make sure he never gets one. Coming off of an impressive first round finish of Dong Hyun Kim, he moved up into the number three spot in the rankings behind only Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald. In theory, this would put him poised to fight for the title in early 2015. Instead, he is moving further...
Via Fight Booth
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Fallout Of Renan Barao Dropping Out Of UFC 177

On Friday night, former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao was forced out of his UFC 177 main event fight against bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw. Former Bellator featherweight champion Joe Soto is stepping in to face Dillashaw. Steve talks with Beyond The Cage podcast host Dave Sadler on the topic. The guys discuss if Barao should get the next bantamweight title shot, what...
Via Between The Ropes
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White Claims Tyron Woodley Is Running Scared From Hector Lombard

Dana White has revealed that the UFC have been attempting to put together a major welterweight fight between top 6 contenders Tyron Woodley and Hector Lombard, but have been unsuccessfuly because Woodley, “wants nothing to do with Hector.” White said he first approached Woodley about fighting Lombard in Australia in December after his 61 second TKO against Dong Hyun Kim at UFC...
Via Fight Of The Night
3 days ago  |  Discuss

ONE FC 19 GIF’s and results: Ben Askren, Shinya Aoki get finishes in title fights

ONE FC, Asia’s premier MMA organization, returned today with their 19th event live from the World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. ONE FC 19: “Reign of Champions” featured three title fights in the featherweight, lightweight, and welterweight divisions respectively. In the main event, Shinya Aoki dominated former UFC veteran Kamal Shalorus en route to to a rear...
Via Fight Hub TV
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ronda Rousey: Gina Carano is worst style matchup for me

Most fans, pundits and observers feel like Gina Carano would hardly present a challenge to Ronda Rousey were the two to meet in the octagon. Rousey feels otherwise. There has been a lot of talk about the two women squaring off against each other in a fight even though Carano hasn’t fought since 2009 and […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bas Rutten feels no pain, gave himself stitches after being cut by glass (Video)

Who knew Bas Rutten and Anton Chigurh had so much in common? Rutten posted a video to YouTube on Saturday that documents the time he was cut in the thigh by a large piece of glass. As the video says, a six-pack of non-alcoholic beer broke and one piece of the shattered glass went deep […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

2014’s Hottest UFC Ring Girls

The UFC was once the king of sports entertainment. Just like professional wrestling was in the 90’s, the UFC was from 2006 –...
Via Busted Coverage
14 days ago  |  Discuss
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