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Demian Maia Vs Gunnar Nelson Added To UFC 194

Just when you thought UFC 194 had more than enough big fights the UFC have just added another one, with welterweight grappling standouts Demian Maia and Gunnar Nelson now booked for the Las Vegas extraveganza on December 12th. Maia is currently on a three-fight winning streak and ended Neil Magny’s seven fight unbeaten run last time out by submission which leaves him placed at...
Via Fight Of The Night
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor Clashes With Jose Aldo; Argues With Donald Cerrone At ‘Go Big’ Presser

Even amongst a slew of stars Conor McGregor was once again the center of attention at today’s UFC ‘Go Big’ press conference as he clashed with Jose Aldo during a staredown as well as getting into a separate war of words with Donald Cerrone. Watch the two confrontations below. — McGregor Vs Aldo: McGregor Vs Cerrone:
Via Fight Of The Night
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Joanna Jedrzejczyk Reunited With Ronda Rousey At UFC 193

Joanna Jedrzejczyk (pictured) and Ronda Rousey are once again reunited, and it feels so good. During Friday’s “Go Big” press conference in Las Vegas, UFC president Dana White announced a hand injury will in fact force Claudia Gadelha out of her UFC 195 scrap against Jedrzejczyk.Jedrzejczyk will now defend her strawweight belt against Valerie Letourneau, but at UFC 193 on November...
Via 5thRound.com
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor insults Jose Aldo, plans move to lightweight

Conor McGregor probably won’t give up on trash-talking Jose Aldo any time soon, but now, he’s borrowing phrases from one of UFC’s best athletes. The interim featherweight champion said during a media event in Los Angeles on Wednesday that his weight division was nothing before he got on the scene, and he used Ronda Rousey’s favorite insult against Aldo. “Before me, there...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

100 years of lingerie...in one 3 minute video ft. UFC's Arianny Celeste

Arianny Celeste continues to find some work.Please follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Like us on Facebook, Or return home for award winning writing.
Via Bob's Blitz
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WATCH: MMA fighter puts attempted robbers in leg lock

This. Is. Awesome. Monique Bastos is a strawweight MMA fighter in Brazil. She was walking to her jiu-jitsu training with two friends in Brazil on Tuesday night when two men attacked the group, asking for their phones. Bastos realized the men weren’t armed and proceeded to attack them. As you might imagine, the unsuspecting robbers were taken by surprise and things didn’t quite...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sam Stout Retires From UFC At 31

What do Sam Stout (pictured) and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira now have in common? They are both retired UFC fighters. It was reported on this week’s edition of “UFC Tonight” that Stout has decided to all it a career.The writing was pretty much plastered all over the cage wall after Stout was TKO’d last month by Frankie Perez. It was Stout’s third straight defeat via some form...
Via 5thRound.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Portland’s Chris “The Crippler” Leben Headed To Jail

Most people were introduced to Chris “The Crippler” Leben in January of 2005 as one of the sixteen cast members on the first season of The Ultimate Fighter reality show. It didn’t take long for people to see the immature side of Chris Leben; in the show’s first episode, Leben drank heavily and urinated on the pillow of another cast member as a bizarre joke. Before long, it...
Via Oregon Sports News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The final days of camp: Johnson, Mir, Arlovski & more let fans in through UFC 191 Embedded

The fun behind-the-scenes UFC Embedded series is back, and looking at some of the most interesting characters from this Saturday's UFC 191. Check out the first episode of UFC 191: Embedded above, and then stay with us the rest of this week for all subsequent episodes. In this first one, you'll see UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson at home with his family, on diaper duty,...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Urijah Faber: Duane Ludwig is a bully

Urijah Faber and the former head coach of his Team Alpha Male stable Duane Ludwig have feuded publicly for some time, now, but always only making the most vague of references to issues with one another. "The California Kid" is done restraining himself on the topic of "Bang," however. "You know, I've tried to keep it real private because I don't want to air dirty laundry necessarily...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Stann'd and Bang: What Demetrious Johnson needs and Paige VanZant's value to 115

In a new ongoing column, FOX UFC analyst Brian Stann will break down some of the biggest fights and the most talked about storylines for every televised card in a segment we call 'Stann'd and Bang'. With UFC 191 fast approaching, Demetrious Johnson will look for his seventh straight title defense while facing John Dodson, but despite his standing as one of the best pound-for-pound...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ronda Rousey confirms she was supposed to fight Gina Carano

    Gina Carano was rumored to be considering a return to mixed martial arts last summer, and most would agree that the only reason the 33-year-old would return to the Octagon would be to fight Ronda Rousey. Apparently that fight was pretty close to happening. Rousey was a guest on “The Joe Rogan Experience” this week, and the UFC women’s bantamweight champion admitted...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Retired UFC Fighter Chris Leben Sentenced To 120 Days In Jail After Attempted Break-In

Retired UFC fighter Chris Leben has been setenced to 120 days behind bars after he plead guilty of attempting to break-in to the apartment of his ex-wife Kaleena Leben back in June. Leben, who hung up his gloves in 2013 after a four fight losing streak in the Octagon, attempted to break into her apartment building in San Diego while in possession of a loaded .45 caliber handgun...
Via Fight Of The Night
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Fedor Emelianenko signs with the UFC

Finally, something that mixed martial arts fans have been waiting years for has reportedly happened. According to a report from Combat Press, Fedor Emelianenko has signed with the UFC. It has been rumored for some time that “The Last Emperor” would join the top promotion in the sport, and now it appears that the deal is done. The UFC, which is currently seeking an opponent for...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson II’ Betting Odds (Main Card)

John Dodson has been chirping all the livelong day that he’s the one that will finally dethrone reigning UFC flyweight king Demetrious Johnson (pictured).He may have convinced himself he’ll leave the octagon with the belt wrapped around his waist Saturday at UFC 191, but not the Gambling Gods.Dodson is a 3.5-1 underdog to avenge his 2013 defeat to Johnson. Johnson, meanwhile...
Via 5thRound.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ronda Rousey gets Venice mural from artist Jonas Never

    Ronda Rousey has officially reached icon status. Artist Jonas Never made a mural of Rousey that appears on the side of a Mexican restaurant called Clutch in Venice, Calif. Rousey was born in Riverside and trains in Glendale, but she lives in Venice and represents the city in fighting. “Best fighter in the world… and Venice resident #RondaRousey at Clutch on Lincoln...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Countdown to UFC 191 ‘Arlovski vs. Mir’ (full video)

To say it’s been a long time coming would be a massive understatement. Former UFC heavyweight champions Andrei Arlovski (24-10) and Frank Mir (18-9) have been on a collision course for quite some time now. Since they were originally scheduled to take on one another a decade ago, both men have seen the highest of the highs and the lowest of the lows that this sport has to offer...
Via Fight Booth
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bellator 141 Highlight: Marloes Coenen scores 17th career submission victory

Since making her professional mixed martial arts debut back in 2000, 29-fight veteran Marloes Coenen (23-6) has played a big part in helping bring women to the forefront of the sport. Last night, Coenen kicked off the Bellator 141 main card festivities on SPIKE TV with a slick armbar finish of Arlene Blencowe (6-5). It was the 17th submission victory of her storied career. Check...
Via Fight Booth
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard ‘shattered hand’ in Bellator 141 loss

UFC veteran Melvin Guillard was making his Bellator MMA debut on Friday night at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. Guillard was competing in the main event against Brandon Girtz, an opponent he hand-picked, but things did not go according to plan. After three hard-fought rounds, Guillard watched Girtz have his hand raised in victory. However, there could be an explanation...
Via Campus Sports Net
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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