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Frank Shamrock Previews Gym Rescue, “Fragile” Relationship With Brother Ken Shamrock

“Gym Rescue” premieres this Sunday on Spike TV starting at 10 p.m. ET/PT featuring MMA legends Randy Couture and Frank Shamrock. Couture and Shamrock have spent 30 years building fitness empires. Now, they’re wielding their combined experience to battle hardheaded owners while saving failing gyms all across America. Shamrock joins us on the podcast to preview “Gym Rescue”, what made ...

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Triple H On The UFC: “They (UFC) Aren’t Really A Competitor To Us”

– People often compare the UFC to the WWE and vice versa. The difference is the UFC is a sport and the WWE is sports entertainment. During a Needham Interconnect Conference in New York City on Tuesday in a “fireside chat” with entertainment and media analyst Laura Martin, Stephanie McMahon (Chief Brand Officer) and WWE (Chief Strategy and Financial Officer) ...

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Video: Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Brawl at Press Conference

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Jon Jones and Daniel Cormer got into a brawl today at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas at a press conference to promote their upcoming fight at UFC 178 on September 27. Tempers have been flaring between the two sides leading up to their traditional face-off with one another in the press conference.  When they got next to one another, ...

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Rory MacDonald vs Tarec Saffiedine Set To Headline UFC Fight Night Show In Nova Scotia

The UFC announced early Thursday on Twitter that top ranked welterweights Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine will headline UFC Fight Night 54 on October 4 at the Halifax Metro Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Are you ready Atlantic Canada? @rory_macdonald & @tarecfighter to headline in Halifax! http://t.co/0gQTfhbvfu pic.twitter.com/tALhvAcZiH — UFC Canada (@UFC_CA) July 31, 2014 That will be the ...

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Two UFC Stars Fail Drug Tests

The Deputy Attorney General in the state of Nevada Christopher Eccles told MMAJunkie.com that UFC fighters Kevin Casey and Robert Drysdale flunked their post-fight drug tests. The UFC released a statement confirming the announcement. The UFC has been notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that UFC middleweight Kevin Casey and light heavyweight Robert Drysdale failed drug tests following their ...

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Anderson Silva Returns To Face Nick Diaz On January 31

“The Spider” is back. UFC president Dana White announced moments ago on ESPN’s “Sportscenter” that former UFC middleweight champion and pound for pound king Anderson Silva will return to face Nick Diaz on January 31 in Las Vegas. It will be the main event of the show, which is expected to be billed as UFC 183. The fight will be ...

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UFC On Fox 12 Medical Suspensions Highlighted By Matt Brown Out For Possibly Six Months

BetweenTheRopes.com requested and received the medical suspensions from the California State Athletic Commission regarding this past Saturday’s UFC on Fox 12. The show took place from the SAP Center in San Jose. Medical suspensions were highlighted by Matt Brown, who lost in the main event against Robbie Lawler. Brown was suspended for 45 days with no contact, but could be ...

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Robbie Lawler vs Matt Brown Video Highlights

In the main event of Saturday night’s UFC on Fox 12, Robbie Lawler defeated Matt Brown by unanimous decision in a very entertaining fight. With the win, Lawler gets his rematch with UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks. Watch the video highlights of the fight at the top of the page. UFC on Fox 12 took place from the SAP Center ...

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UFC On Fox 12 Bonuses: Robbie Lawler, Matt Brown Highlight Bonus Winners

During tonight’s UFC on Fox 12 post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White announced the post-fight bonus winners for Saturday’s show. Main event fighters Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown won “Fight of the Night”. Dennis Bermudez and Anthony Johnson each won ‘Performance of the Night”. Those four guys each won $50,000. Brown and Lawler put on the expected war in ...

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UFC On Fox 12 Results: Robbie Lawler Wins A War Against Matt Brown, Gets Hendricks Next

As soon as the UFC announced Robbie Lawler against Matt Brown to headline UFC on Fox 12, you knew it would be a war. Both guys delivered that tonight as Lawler defeated Brown by an entertaining unanimous decision (49-46×2, 49-48). With the win, Lawler gets his rematch with welterweight champion Johny Hendricks later this year or in early 2015. The ...

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UFC On Fox 12 Results: Anthony Johnson Rumbles Past Lil Nog

Anthony Johnson was a 5 to 1 favorite heading into his co-main event fight against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Johnson showed very quickly why the oddsmakers were right in setting those high odds as he defeated Nogueira by TKO at 0:44 of the first round. The fight starts with both guys missing shots to the head. Johnson lands a left hook ...

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UFC On Fox 12 Results: Dennis Bermudez Taps Out Clay Guida

Dennis Bermudez was riding a six fight winning streak heading into tonight’s UFC on Fox 12 main card against Clay Guida. A win over Guida would be the biggest in his career on the biggest stage of his career. Bermudez delivered as he defeated Guida by submission due a rear naked choke at 2:57 of round two. The fight starts ...

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UFC On Fox 12 Results: Bobby Green Wins Close Fight Over Josh Thomson

Bobby Green proved tonight that he belongs with the top lightweights in the world. Green defeated Josh Thomson by split decision (28-29, 29-28×2) to kick off the main card of UFC on Fox 12. The fight starts with Thomson immediately throwing an inside leg kick. Thomson throws a kick, but Green counters with a right hand that drops Thomson, who ...

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UFC President Dana White Gets Punked

UFC president Dana White wasn’t in the greatest of moods following Friday’s UFC on Fox 12 weigh-ins. Headliner Matt Brown had missed weight by 1.5 pounds and the California State Athletic Commission wouldn’t him cut the weight. White battled with CSAC to make sure Brown didn’t have forfeit 20 percent of his purse. Following that fiasco, UFC matchmaker Sean Shelby ...

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UFC On Fox 12 Weigh-In Results: Matt Brown Misses Weight, Not Fined

UFC on Fox 12 takes place tomorrow night from SAP Center in San Jose, California. The main event features a battle of welterweights with Matt Brown battling Robbie Lawler, with the winner getting a shot at welterweight champion Johny Hendricks. In the co-feature, Anthony Johnson faces off with Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Controversy ensued when Brown weighed in at 172.5 pounds. ...

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Nick Diaz Comes Out Of Retirement, Agrees To New Deal With The UFC

Nick Diaz stated after his loss at UFC 158 in March of 2013 to George St-Pierre that he was retiring. Since then, Diaz had been offered numerous fights by the UFC and turned every one of them down. Now Diaz has had a change of heart. UFC president Dana White announced today Diaz has signed a three fight contract extension ...

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Vitor Belfort, Chael Sonnen in Front of NSAC, UFC on Fox Preview

Brian and Steve are back for the MMA podcast as they talk about Vitor Belfort and Chael Sonnen going in front of the NSAC, Sonnen getting suspended with Belfort now facing Chris Weidman at UFC 181 on December 6th, Jon Jones now facing Daniel Cormier for the UFC light heavyweight championship in September, Conor McGregor’s win and his next fight ...

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Jon Jones Tells Daniel Cormier: “I Hope You’re Ready To Come To Daddy”

Earlier today, the UFC announced that Alexander Gustafsson suffered a knee injury in training and Jon Jones would now defend the UFC light heavyweight title against Daniel Cormier. Jones apparently fired the shot at Cormier in the build up to the highly anticipated fight. Jones apparently sent Cormier a direct message on Twitter. Cormier then posted a message on Twitter ...

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Alexander Gustafsson Suffers Injury, Daniel Cormier To Challenge Jon Jones At UFC 178

Jon Jones wanted to fight Daniel Cormier first instead of a rematch with Alexander Gustafsson. He will now get his wish. The UFC announced a short time ago that Gustafsson has suffered a knee injury in training and Daniel Cormier will step in to face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 178 in September. Cormier is undefeated in 15 ...

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Chael Sonnen Receives Two Year Suspension For Drug Test Failures

At a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing this afternoon, former UFC star Chael Sonnen received a two year suspension along with paying the cost and analysis of the drug tests that were administered to him, agreeing not to fight in any other jurisdiction for his two-year ban and acting as an educator to the NSAC and fellow fighters on the ...

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