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Author Archives: Steve Muehlhausen

Steven is the site editor for Between The Ropes. He was a featured UFC columnist for Bleacher Report and a writer for MMASucka.com. Steven was also the host of the MMA show "The Fight Club Chicago" which aired for three years at various websites. You can email Steve at stevemuehlhausen@yahoo.com.

UFC 177 Results: TJ Dillashaw Stops Joe Soto In Better Than Expected Main Event To Retain Bantamweight Title

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It was a whirlwind 24 plus hours for UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw. The champion showed what a true champion is made of. In Saturday night’s UFC 177 main event, Dillashaw retained the bantamweight championship by defeating Joe Soto by knockout 2:20 into the fifth and final round. People didn’t think Soto would make it a fight, but he proved ... Read More »

Fallout Of Renan Barao Dropping Out Of UFC 177

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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 ... Read More »

Renan Barao Out Of UFC 177 Main Event, Former Bellator Champion Steps In

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Former UFC bantamaweight champion Renan Barao was forced from Saturday nights UFC 177 main event fight against bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former Bellator featherweight champion Joe Soto steps into the spot. Barao’s fight team, Nova Uniao released a statement to MMAFighting.com saying he got out of the hot tub feeling dizzy, hit his head against the wall. Barao passed ... Read More »

What To Expect On Tonight’s WWE Friday Night Smackdown

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Tonight’s edition of WWE Friday Night Smackdown was taped on Tuesday from Ontario, California. You can watch the show on SyFy at 8 p.m. ET. Here is what you will see on the show. -Roman Reigns vs. Bray Wyatt. -Seth Rollins vs. Rob Van Dam. -WWE Divas champion Paige vs. Emma. -Rusev vs. Jack Swagger. -WWE Tag Team champion Jey ... Read More »

Stephan Bonnar Signing With Bellator Is Bad For MMA

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We are going to start trying some unique things on the site and that starts with this video. We are going to start doing short videos giving our thoughts on a big topic in the world of wrestling, MMA and entertainment. It was announced on Tuesday that UFC Hall of Famer Stephan Bonnar agreed to a deal with Bellator. In ... Read More »

GQ Names Dana White The Eighth Biggest Sleazebags in Sports

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Dana White has been called a lot of things in his tenure as UFC president. I’m not sure if he was ever called a sleazebag. But, he has been now. In the September issue of GQ, the magazine has named the 10 biggest sleazebags in sports and the White was ranked number eight. That was one spot behind disgraced former ... Read More »

WWE Friday Night Smackdown Spoilers For Friday August 29, 2014

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WWE Friday Night Smackdown tapings took place on Tuesday night in Ontario, California. The show will air on Friday night on the SyFy channel starting at 8 p.m. ET. Here is what happened at the tapings. Dark Match -Big E and Kofi Kingston (w/Xavier Woods) defeated Heath Slater and Titus O’Neil. Big E and Kingston had matching tights. WWE Smackdown ... Read More »

UFC Admits Dana White Shouldn’t Have Removed Judge From UFC Fight Night 48

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A lot of criticism was directed towards UFC president Dana White for removing judge Howard Hughes from the UFC Fight Night 48 card in Macau, China due to White not liking Hughes’ scorecards in the first two fights on the card. Apparently the UFC heard those calls for action. The UFC released a statement on UFC.com that White was in ... Read More »

Ryback States He Is “Going Away For Awhile”

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WWE star Ryback stated last night on Twitter after WWE Monday Raw ended that he is going away for awhile. “Going away for a while to get some stuff fixed. Have not been myself for quite some time. Ps sorry punk…” The tweet also showed a picture of a Ryback action figure standing over a CM Punk action figure. Shortly ... Read More »

Twitter Reaction From Tonight’s WWE Monday Night Raw

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WWE Monday Night Raw took place from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Some highlights of the show included the WWE Hall of Fame panel featuring Hulk Hogan, Shawn Michaels and Ric Flair, which included an appearance from John Cena. Also on the show was a confrontation with Nikki and Brie Bella and the closing match being Cena, Big Show ... Read More »

“Expendables 3″ Director States That Ronda Rousey Broke His Rib

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Don’t mess with UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey inside and apparently outside the octagon. In an interview with HitFix.com, “Expendables 3″ director Patrick Hughes said during the first day of filming Rousey got so nervous that “Rowdy” broke his rib. “I remember the first thing we shot with Ronda, I actually got beaten up”, said Hughes. “Ronda’s first time ... Read More »

UFC 177 Countdown Show

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The UFC returns to the pay-per-view this Saturday night as UFC 177 takes place from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. In the main event is a rematch for the UFC bantamweight title as TJ Dillashaw defends against former champion Renan Barao. The co-feature will be a battle of lightweights as Danny Castillo faces off with Tony Ferguson. During ... Read More »