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Bellator MMA Brings Back Women’s MMA, Makes First Fight

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In a press release to the media early Thursday, Bellator MMA announced that is bringing back women’s MMA and it will at the 145 pound featherweight division. The first two women brought in are former Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champion Marloes Coenen and top ranked featherweight Julia Budd. They will fight each other later this year at a card yet to ... Read More »

Alexander Gustafsson Feels Due To Jon Jones Injury, He Should Fight Jones At UFC 182

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Earlier on Tuesday, it was revealed that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has suffered a torn meniscus and a sprained ankle and is out of his scheduled title defense against Daniel Cormier next month at UFC 178. Cormier was told by UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta that he would still get the shot at Jones for the rescheduled fight at ... Read More »

War Machine Has Seven Warrants Out For His Arrest For Alleged Assault On His Ex-Girlfriend

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Former UFC and Bellator fighter War Machine (formerly known as Jon Koppenhaver) has been issued seven arrest warrants for his alleged attack on his former girlfriend, porn star Christy Mack. Koppenhaver at this time is still looming at large according to the Las Vegas Police Department. Here are the charges against War Machine: -1 count battery resulting in substantial bodily ... Read More »

Jon Jones Suffers Leg Injury, Out Of UFC 178 Against Daniel Cormier

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The UFC announced a short time ago that light heavyweight champion Jon Jones suffered a torn meniscus and a sprained ankle in training and is out of his UFC 178 main event title defense against Daniel Cormier. Stepping in as the new main event is the UFC 177 co-main event featuring flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson defending against Chris Cariaso. In ... Read More »

Bellator In Preliminary Talks With Gina Carano

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Everybody in the MMA world thought Gina Carano to the UFC was a lock. Let’s pump the brakes just a bit. MMAFighting.com is reporting that Carano and Bellator are in preliminary talks for her to return to MMA with the idea of the promotion reviving the women’s division. No deal between the parties has been reached as rumors were circulating ... Read More »

Bellator Releases War Machine Due To Alleged Domestic Battery

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Late Friday night, Bellator announced that they were releasing welterweight War Machine (real name Jon Koppenhaver). The reason of the release is due to an alleged domestic battery incident involving Koppenhaver, his girlfriend, porn star Christy Mack and another person. Bellator president Scott Coker sent out a press release confirming the release. “We have a zero tolerance policy here at ... Read More »

Video Of Jon Jones And Daniel Cormier Calling Each Other A Pu**y, Jones Threatens To Kill Cormier

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On Monday, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and challenger Daniel Cormier had gotten into a brawl at The Ultimate Media to promote their fight at UFC 178 next month. Following the brawl, Jones and Cormier went on Sportcenter to promote the fight and talk about the brawl. After Jones and Cormier were done with the segment, cameras kept rolling ... Read More »

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

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“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 ... Read More »

UFC On Jones-Cormier Brawl: “This Is Certainly Not A Proud Moment For The UFC Organization”

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The talk of the sports world today was the brawl at the UFC 178 media day with light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and his opponent at the show, Daniel Cormier. For people who thought the UFC would do nothing, think again. UFC’s Chief Legal Officer, Kirk Hendrick released a statement to UFC.com on the matter. Hendrick said it wasn’t a ... Read More »

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

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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 ... Read More »

Two UFC Stars Fail Drug Tests

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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 ... Read More »

Anderson Silva Returns To Face Nick Diaz On January 31

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“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 ... Read More »