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Scott Coker Is Keen To Build Gable Steveson Into An MMA “Megastar”

Despite Gable Steveson's WWE signing, Bellator CEO Scott Coker is still keen to have a conversation with the Olympic gold medalist, suggesting he wants to make the 21-year-old into an MMA "megastar." Steveson became the hottest free agent in combat sports in the summer. At the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic...

Steveson Says He’s Received Hate From MMA Fans After WWE Signing

Gable Steveson has revealed the hate he's received online for choosing to sign with the WWE instead of a venture into mixed martial arts. Steveson's future was one of the hottest topics of the summer. The 21-year-old's stock rapidly rose after he won gold at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games....

Gable Steveson Remains Unsure What The UFC Had Planned For Him

After choosing a new home in the WWE, Gable Steveson had no idea that the UFC had plans to include him in the Contender Series or place him on a developmental deal. As part of the new WWE team, Steveson isn't entirely sure why things with UFC president Dana...

Details Revealed On UFC’s Plans For Gable Steveson Prior To WWE Deal

Details have been revealed about the end of Gable Steveson’s free agency, including what the UFC’s plans were for the Olympian had he signed with them. Over the weekend, it was reported that Olympic gold medalist Gable Steveson had signed with the WWE, but no additional details were available at...

[UPDATE] Gable Steveson Ends Free Agency, Signs With The WWE

The Gable Steveson Sweepstakes is officially over. On Saturday, September 4, former free agent Gable Steveson put out a semi-announcement, informing the world that he had officially signed a contract, thus terminating his free agency. https://twitter.com/GableSteveson/status/1434175454953578500?s=20 "Just put the pen to paper...." Steveson wrote. Soon after Steveson's tweet, The Wrestling Observer...

Steveson Takes Different Tone In Comparing WWE/UFC Negotiations

Gable Steveson has discussed the difference between negotiations with the WWE and the UFC whilst still plotting what his next move will be. Arguably the most highly anticipated prospect in combat sports, Gable Steveson showed interest in a potential move into the sport of MMA after winning a gold medal...

Gable Steveson Meeting With Dana White To Discuss Possible UFC Future

UFC President Dana White will meet with Olympic-gold medallist Gable Steveson to discuss his possible future in the UFC. Steveson has been the talk of the fight world since he tweeted his interest in transitioning from freestyle wrestling to MMA earlier this month. The virtual hand wave at Dana White...

Scott Coker Reveals Inside Information On Gable Steveson’s Future Plans

Bellator president Scott Coker has shed some light on the future of Gable Steveson, and has revealed his promotion is in talks to sign the Olympian. Coker's comments follow Steveson's incredible success at the recently concluded Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. In freestyle, the Indiana-born wrestler secured a gold medal after...

Daniel Cormier: Gable Steveson Should Follow “Brock Lesnar Approach”

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier has revealed what he would do if he was in the shoes of Olympic gold medalist Gable Steveson. At the recently concluded Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Steveson won gold in the men's freestyle wrestling competition after defeating three-time and reigning World Champion Geno Petriashvili...

Jon Jones & Gable Steveson Express Mutual Interest In Training Together

Jon Jones and Jackson Wink MMA may be taking another Olympic gold medalist under their wing based on a social media exchange between Jones and Gable Steveson. This week, Gable Steveson has begun to tease a transition to mixed martial arts after bringing home a gold medal in freestyle wrestling...

MMA Fans React To Team Jones’s Miocic Snub & Gable Steveson’s Tease

The Pulse of MMA: Fan Reactions To The Sport’s Biggest Stories Here are some of the raw reactions from the MMA community to the sport's hottest stories! Team Jones Responds To Dana White’s Pitch To Fight Stipe Miocic After Dana White revealed last week that Stipe Miocic had accepted a fight against...

Gable Steveson: I Could Be UFC Champion In Less Than 18 Months

Gable Steveson is past the hinting phase and is now openly stating that a run in the UFC is entirely possible. Kayla Harrison and Claressa Shields are two Olympic gold medalists who have recently made the move to MMA. Both have landed in the PFL, but it looks like the...

Olympic Gold Medalist Gable Steveson Hints At Having UFC Interest

Olympic Gold Medal-winning wrestler Gable Steveson just dropped a major hint that he's willing to listen to offers from the UFC. During this year's Olympic Games, American Gable Steveson took home the gold medal for men's freestyle wrestling at 125kg when he pulled off a memorable, storybook ending, where he...