Congratulations to The Magician, John Dodson on signing the papers to purchase his first house! I am sure the KOTN bonus he received for putting out Darrell Montague in his last bout was a nice help when making this purchasing decision.
John Dodson talks with Ariel Helwani
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MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani recently caught up with UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon ‘Bones’ Jones and the two talked about a host of things including his thoughts when he initially heard about the Gustafsson vs ‘Lil Nog’ fight, how he is feeling after his last bout, the current state of the light heavyweight division, and how he feels some contenders might be getting...
Former WWE wrestler Maven Huffman is currently working as a bouncer at a sports bar in New York City. MMA journalist and wrestling fan Ariel Helwani confirmed this tidbit on Twitter.
"Just walked by a bar that former Tough Enough winner Maven was bouncing. Told him the Rumble spot was awesome. He didn't seem pleased," wrote Helwani on Friday night.
He added further...
Top Journalist Ariel Helwani and potential light heavyweight number one contender Glover Teixeira run into each other at the hotel gym in Toronto. Wonder if Glover scared Ariel into changing his tune about Cormier being the best challenger for the LHW belt once he drops down? I agree with Helwani and would prefer to see DC be the next fight for Jones (assuming he gets past Gustafsson...
The Helwani Nose T-Shirt is one of the best MMA shirts out there and now they appear to come in a baby version. Hilarious.
Ariel Helwani And Team Win New York Basketball League
Ariel Helwani Drops Some Pounds With Soa Palelei
Cesar Gracie dismissed the notion that Nick Diaz has never paid taxes, and also implied that his fighter may have had a mole in his camp leading up to UFC 158. Gracie, who trains and manages Diaz, made his comments during an interview with Ariel Helwani Monday on “The MMA Hour.” Diaz stole headlines despite losing to Georges St-Pierre Saturday by claiming that he was probably...
Ariel Helwani is the interviewer of interviewers when it comes to MMA. My favorite thing about Ariel is likes all combat sports, including boxing and WWE. CM Punk is one of the most popular guys in the WWE these days and Ariel is obviously a fan.
Ariel Is Fan Friendly
Ariel Interviews Dana White
MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) just tweeted the following in regards to whether or not Dana White knows if Brock Lesnar has signed with the WWE and if he & the UFC would be okay with it:
@arielhelwani: “Not sure if the rumors of Brock signing with WWE are true right now, but if you’re wondering whether @danawhite/UFC would be ok with it he just told me...