Rich Franklin Feels He Can Beat Anderson Silva

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Former UFC Middleweight Champion Rich Franklin, who lost convincingly to Anderson Silva just over one year apart in 2006-2007, was guest on Submission Radio this week and when asked about whether or not he would like to step in the cage with Silva for a … Read the rest

Ronda Rousey Vs. Alexis Davis Booked For UFC 175

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UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey is slated to face Alexis Davis at UFC 175 according to UFC President Dana White. The announcement was made over the weekend and now joins a card that will feature a UFC Middleweight title defense as Chris Weidman attempts … Read the rest

Tito Ortiz Vs. Alexander Shlemenko Set For Bellator PPV May 17th

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After being called out by Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko, it appears for UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz will step back into action on May 17th at the first ever Bellator pay-per-view.

Shlemenko posted the following video challenging Ortiz despite the weight difference:

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Jake Shields Released By The UFC

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Longtime top ranked welterweight fighter Jake Shields has been released from his UFC contract.

The decisions comes three weeks after Shields lost a unanimous decision to Hector Lombard at UFC 171.

His management team released the following statement to MMAFighting.com:

“Jake Shields has been released by the UFC. Jake appreciates … Read the rest

Bellator PPV Card Taking Shape For May 17th, Will Brooks Vs. Nate Jolly Added

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Newport Beach, Calif. (April 1, 2014) – Eddie Alvarez and Michael Chandler won’t be the only lightweights featured on Bellator’s inaugural pay-per-view as Bellator Lightweight Tournament winner Will Brooks will be back in action and face Nate Jolly on Saturday, May 17th from The Landers Center, located just outside Memphis. … Read the rest

Frankie Edgar On When A Fight Should Be Stopped

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In a recent interview with MMAJunkie.com Radio, former UFC Lightweight Champion discussed fight stoppages in the sport and gave his opinions on when a fight should be stopped:

“If it’s me, let me be limp before you stop it. It’s tough to be a ref, especially in that situation … Read the rest

World Series of Fighting 9 Recap

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LAS VEGAS – Brazilian submission master Rousimar Palhares (17-6) needed just 69 seconds to take the World Series of Fighting welterweight title away from former champ Steve Carl (21-4).

And it was his signature move – the heel hook – that led “Toquinho” to victory.

The championship fight headlined Saturday’s … Read the rest

World Series Of Fighting 9 Quick Match Results

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World Series of Fighting 9 took place March 29th from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas and aired live on NBC Sports. We have quick match results from the even below. Check them out:

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Rousimar Palhares def. Steve Carl via submission (inverted heel hook) at … Read the rest

Video: WSOF 9 Weigh In Highlights


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WSOF To Stream Events Internationally

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World Series of Fighting (WSOF) events, including the main events and undercard matches, will now be available to fans globally through a live stream on NBCSports.com.

The announcement comes just in time for “World Series of Fighting 9: Carl vs. Palhares,” which takes place March 29 at the Hard Rock … Read the rest

Bellator 114 Updated Card And Weigh In Info

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Newport Beach, Calif. (March 25, 2013) – The weigh-in and pre-fight press conference for Bellator MMA will take place Thursday at 5:00 p.m. MST from the Fairborn Ballroom at the Embassy Suites (3524 S Market St, West Valley City, UT 84119). Bellator MMA will take place from the Maverik Center … Read the rest

Dan Henderson: TRT Not The Reason I’ve Done Well

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Dan Henderson has been around the sport of MMA for a long time.The former UFC tournament winner (UFC 17) as well as a PRIDE and Strikeforce Champion, has seen his share of changes in the sport. He was also one of the first fighters to receive a Therapeutic Use Exemption … Read the rest

Bellator 115 Card Finalized For April 4th

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Newport Beach, Calif. (March 19, 2014) – At 13-0 and the undefeated Bellator Heavyweight World Champion, Russian knockout connoisseur Vitaly Minakov is ready to extend his reign as “The New Emperor” and defend his world title against Cheick Kongo live on Spike TV Friday, April 4th from Nevada’s Reno Events … Read the rest

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Video: Chael Sonnen Gives TUF 3: Brazil House Tour

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