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WWE Has Reached Out To Kayla Harrison, Per Her Manager

Two-time PFL lightweight champion Kayla Harrison has allegedly been reached out by World Wrestling Entertainment during her free agency. This is according to her manager, Ali Abdelaziz, who says that WWE has inquired about Harrison's potential interest. He also went on to say that Harrison is solely focused on her...

[ARCHIVES] Conor McGregor Teases WWE Run Once UFC Career Wraps Up

Could Conor McGregor someday follow the footsteps of names like Ronda Rousey, Ken Shamrock, Cain Velasquez, and most recently, Junior dos Santos by entering the world of pro wrestling? Let's take a look back at a story published on this day two years ago that explored this very possibility....

[ARCHIVES] Bill Goldberg Trains MMA Ahead Of WWE Return (VIDEO)

This Thursday, Bill Goldberg will be performing at WWE Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia. His opponent will be someone who is no stranger to MMA, Bobby Lashley. Though the bout between Goldberg and Lashley will be purely entertainment, Goldberg has also trained MMA before, as you'll see in this...

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...

[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...

Daniel Cormier In Early Talks To Become WWE Commentator

Daniel Cormier may be adding another job to his already full slate. Cormier, who hosts a show on ESPN, ESPN+, and is a UFC commentator, says he is in early talks to also commentate the WWE. The former light heavyweight and heavyweight champion says WWE is something he has loved...

Triple H Says He’d Love To Bring Daniel Cormier & Conor McGregor To WWE

WWE EVP of Global Talent Strategy & Development, Triple H, has opened up the door for Daniel Cormier and Conor McGregor. Cormier has been a longtime wrestling fan. The former UFC "champ-champ" still watches WWE programming today. Cormier even attended WrestleMania 31 back in 2015. His reaction to Seth Rollins'...

Report: WWE Releases Former UFC Champion Cain Velasquez

It appears Cain Velasquez's WWE run has been cut short. Dave Meltzer of Wrestling Observer Radio reports that WWE decided to release Velasquez. Meltzer expressed his belief that this was due to a cost-cutting measure in response to the coronavirus pandemic. As one would imagine, signing Velasquez didn't come cheap. Cain...

Ronda Rousey Likes WWE’s Pay Structure Over UFC’s

Ronda Rousey admits she likes how WWE pays out more than how the UFC is structured. Rousey was the women's bantamweight ruler in the UFC. She had six successful title defenses. "Rowdy" looked unstoppable before running into Holly Holm. Rousey was knocked out in that bout. She attempted to rebound...

UFC Welterweight Colby Covington Eyeing WWE Run

UFC welterweight Colby Covington believes he can make a splash in WWE. Covington's over-the-top MAGA shtick has garnered him attention. Often times in interviews, "Chaos" will hurl the typical insults thrown at folks who lean left politically. From calling fighters "soy boys" to saying everything is "fake news," Covington has...

Report: Ronda Rousey’s Dig At WWE Fans Not An Act

Ronda Rousey's controversial comments are reportedly not a work. The former UFC women's bantamweight title holder and Raw Women's Champion has come under fire for her comments on WWE fans and the wrestling industry as a whole. In a video on Wild Ride! w/ Steve-O, Rousey ripped WWE fans. “So...

Ronda Rousey Rips ‘Ungrateful’ WWE Fans

Former UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is bashing WWE fans for being "ungrateful." Rousey was highly praised during her WWE run. Many believed Rousey was a natural at the pro wrestling business and was a fast learner. She was seasoned enough to capture the Raw Women's Championship in just...

Chuck Liddell Entertains Idea Of WWE Run, Says He’s Done Fighting Again

Chuck Liddell has once again retired from MMA competition but he won't rule out a WWE run. The popular opinion amongst those in the MMA community is that Liddell shouldn't fight again. The 50-year-old returned to action after an eight-year absence. He had hoped to make it 3-0 against Tito...

UFC Champion Jon Jones Says WWE Appearance Is ‘Inevitable’

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones feels he'll eventually make his way to the WWE ring. Jones is coming off a successful title defense against Dominick Reyes this past Saturday night (Feb. 8). "Bones" defeated "The Devastator" via unanimous decision. Many believe it was Jones' toughest fight in his second...