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Inside MMA: CM Punk and Duke Roufus talk training, Jim Ross expects big things from CM Punk in MMA

A week deep into training, a humble CM Punk, and his new head trainer Duke Roufus, talk about Punk’s progress, weight class, and potential first mixed martial arts opponent with Inside MMA’s Bas Rutten and Kenny Rice. The great Jim Ross shares his thoughts on CM Punk’s life long dream to become a professional mixed martial artist.
Via Fight Booth
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

MMA News: Bas Rutten Talks On If UFC Signing CM Punk Was A Good Thing, Advice For Punk

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion “El Guapo” Bas Rutten recently talked with Submission Radio on CM Punk’s signing with UFC and if he thinks it is a good thing. During the interview he also gave some advice to Punk in his new career. Here are the highlights:   If Bas believes CM Punk’s signing to UFC is a good thing:“Yeah I truly believe it’s a great thing, and you know...
Via Wrestling News Depot
December 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie Alvarez: “I’ve gotten immune to putting myself in dangerous situations”

Eddie Alvarez left his Bellator lightweight world title behind to pursue his true dream – becoming the number one guy in his division. “We can’t go on the rankings,” Alvarez told Bas Rutten and Kenny Rice of Inside MMA in a recent interview on AXS TV. “I’m virtually unbeaten as a lightweight, Bas, you know, I’ve beaten every lightweight they’ve put in front of me...
Via Fight Booth
August 25, 2014  |  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
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

WSOF 10 Full Fight: David Branch vs. Jesse Taylor for the inaugural MW title

David Branch found himself in a bit of a pickle early on in the main event of WSOF 10 against Jesse Taylor. An early scramble resulted in a fresh Taylor (owner of 14 career finishes by way of submission) on his back looking to tap Branch with a tight guillotine. However, Branch would survive, and waste no time locking up a submission of his own, a wicked D’arce choke that would...
Via Fight Booth
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch Bas Rutten Interview Dana White On Inside MMA

Dana White appeared on the latest episode of the Inside MMA show on AXS TV where he was asked about a number of current hot topics in the sport by Bas Rutten. Read our keynotes below or scroll down to watch the interview for yourselves. - White believes that Scott Coker will be a “much better fit” for Bellator than Bjorn Rebney was. - He believes that the Nevada State Athletic...
Via Fight Of The Night
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

MMA Legend Calls Jon Jones A Dirty Fighter

Jon Jones defeated Glover Teixeira over two weeks ago at UFC 172 to successfully defend the UFC light heavyweight championship for a seventh time. Fans were critical of Jones after the fight as “Bones” was warned on two occasions for eye poking Teixeira. Also during the fight, there were times that Jones was waving an open hand in the challenger’s face. On Friday’s edition...
Via Between The Ropes
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bas Rutten Believes Jon Jones is a Dirty Fighter

It appears fans aren’t the only ones who think Jon “Intentional Eye Poker” Jones (pictured) is a dirty fighter. Former UFC heavyweight champion and MMA legend Bas Rutten also accuses Jones of purposely jamming his fingers in Glover Teixeira’s eyes in last month’s unanimous decision victory at UFC 172. “He is a very calm, relaxed, methodical fighter. Because he is that...
Via 5thRound.com
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bas Rutten calls Jon Jones a dirty fighter

Welp, Bas just made one of the best points out of all the talk over Jon Jones and his eye poking; Jon Jones, is a calm, cool and collected fighter. How can someone as cerebral in the cage as Bones constantly foul so much? Well, if you’ve been poked in the eye, then forced to fight if you can’t see, you’d understand better. You get more time to recover if you get hit in the...
Via Fight Hub TV
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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