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  1. Diego Sanchez, Melvin Guillard Dispute Media Report About Past Sparring Sessions

    Former MMA teammates under Greg Jackson, Diego Sanchez and Melvin Guillard, both have a bone to pick with a recent media report where "The Young Assassin" was asked his opinion on the recent thriller between Sanchez and Gilbert Melendez at UFC 166 .

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 2,985 reads 10 comments

  2. Wanderlei Silva Wants to Coach 'TUF Brazil vs. USA' with Chael Sonnen

    In light of the blockbuster news that longtime rivals Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen will be coaching opposite one another on season three of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil, ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 2,209 reads 17 comments

  3. Diego Sanchez to Gilbert Melendez: 'World War 2 Will Happen' and Be Five Rounds

    After a grueling and massively entertaining three-round battle with top contender Gilbert Melendez at UFC 166 on Saturday, Diego Sanchez is already thinking about a five-round rematch with the former Strikeforce champ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 23,236 reads 55 comments

  4. WSOF President Ray Sefo: We Won't Be Signing Rousimar Palhares Anytime Soon

    Looks like if former UFC fighter Rousimar Palhares wants to continue competing in professional MMA in the near future, he is going to be headed back to the regional scene...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 3,641 reads 17 comments

  5. Korean Zombie to Dana White: 'Rising Sun' Gear Cannot Be Worn by UFC Fighters

    Recent UFC featherweight title challenger Chan Sung Jung, better known by his nickname "The Korean Zombie," is arguably the most popular Asian fighter in the world now. As such, he embraces the role of being an ambassador for his countrymen...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 25,931 reads 92 comments

  6. UFC 166 Results: Diego Sanchez vs. Gilbert Melendez Video Highlights

    Fans, fighters and analysts alike knew a lightweight scrap between Gilbert Melendez and Diego Sanchez had the potential to be something special, and the two scrappy competitors did not disappoint in the slightest...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 22,999 reads 19 comments

  7. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira: Rousimar Palhares Never Hurt Anyone in Our Gym

    Ex-UFC fighter Rousimar Palhares has been getting decimated in the court of public opinion ever since he held a heel hook on Mike Pierce for a little too long at UFC Fight Night 29 last week...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 7,083 reads 37 comments

  8. Miesha Tate: 'Emotionally Unstable' Ronda Rousey Only Promotes Herself, Not WMMA

    Upcoming UFC bantamweight title challenger Miesha Tate is looking to avenge a loss to arch nemesis and divisional champ Ronda Rousey at UFC 168, and the secret is out that there is a ton of bad blood between these two fighters...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 19,424 reads 90 comments

  9. Fabricio Werdum: I'll Submit Cain Velasquez If He Takes Me Down

    UFC heavyweight contender Fabricio Werdum has been chomping at the bit to get a shot at UFC gold ever since submitting Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC on FUEL 10 in June...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 6,013 reads 38 comments

  10. Ex-TUF Contestant: I Hate B**** Miesha Tate and She Is Secretly in Love with Me

    If you aren't familiar with female bantamweight fighter Tonya Evinger right now, you will be after checking out her latest comments about top contender Miesha Tate ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 25,547 reads 47 comments

  11. Conor McGregor Apologies for Sexual Tweet About Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate

    Flashy UFC featherweight Conor McGregor caught the attention of practically the entire MMA world this morning when he made a sexual joke on Twitter regarding women's MMA stars Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 16,497 reads 73 comments

  12. Fedor: Dana White 'Hated' Me, Was All Talk About Bringing Me into the UFC

    Former Pride heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko is considered one of, if not the best, fighters to ever step foot inside the cage...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 10,091 reads 40 comments

  13. New Wanderlei Silva T-Shirt Leads to Chael Sonnen Twitter Tirade

    Three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen is never shy to show off his silver tongue, but a new photo posted by rival Wanderlei Silva really set the Oregonian off...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 29,884 reads 67 comments

  14. Palhares' Ex-Coach: 'Toquinho' Hurt People Sparring, Had Excuses for Losses

    Former UFC fighter Rousimar Palhares trained at Team Nogueira leading up to his welterweight debut against Mike Pierce , but prior to that, he was a mainstay at the Brazilian Top Team facility...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 7,548 reads 26 comments

  15. Rousimar Palhares Issued 120-Day Suspension from Brazilian Athletic Commission

    Only highly regarded Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Rousimar Palhares could possibly be facing the most scrutiny of his career after easily submitting Mike Pierce at UFC Fight Night 29 on Wednesday...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 7,321 reads 29 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 29 Results: Jake Shields Wants GSP, Condit or MacDonald Next

    Following a huge win over surging welterweight contender Demian Maia at UFC Fight Night 29 on Wednesday night, grappling ace Jake Shields has his eye on the big dogs of the UFC's 170-pound division...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 7,108 reads 41 comments

  17. UFC 166: Adlan Amagov 'Is Going to Be a Future UFC Champion,' Manager Says

    Heavy-handed welterweight Adlan Amagov is gearing up for a welterweight scrap with talented jiu-jitsu ace TJ Waldburger at UFC 166 , but if his team is worried about the matchup, they certainly aren't saying so...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 6,842 reads 16 comments

  18. Tito Ortiz: UFC Protecting 'Little Brat' Ronda Rousey from Fighting Cyborg

    Bellator light heavyweight Tito Ortiz remains one of the most outspoken competitors in the fight game, whether he's talking about his career or one of his clients...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 37,101 reads 181 comments

  19. Fabricio Werdum: Alistair Overeem 'Changes Completely Without the Juice'

    UFC heavyweight title contender Fabricio Werdum has no love for old foe Alistair Overeem, attributing the majority of his success to performance-enhancing drugs in a recent interview...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 21,103 reads 55 comments

  20. Dana White: Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza Could Fight Vitor Belfort Next

    Former Strikeforce champion Ronaldo Souza put the UFC's middleweight division on notice when he scored a TKO win over former title challenger Yushin Okami at UFC Fight Night 28 one month ago...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 11,973 reads 57 comments

  21. UFC Middleweight Michael Bisping Rushed to the Hospital for Eye Surgery (UPDATE)

    Looks like things have gone from bad to worse for perennial UFC middleweight contender Michael Bisping . He had to be taken to the hospital on Thursday to get unexpected eye surgery, ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 4,864 reads 6 comments

  22. Chael Sonnen to Wanderlei Silva: 'Accosting a Gangster Can Be Hazardous'

    Former Pride star Wanderlei Silva had a run in with longtime rival Chael Sonnen at the Mr. Olympia Expo in Las Vegas on Saturday, catching footage of the incident on tape ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 10,331 reads 36 comments

  23. Chuck Liddell: Johny Hendricks Is Going to Force GSP Not to Fight Boring

    UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell respects Georges St-Pierre's ability to outclass opponents, but he doesn't sound thrilled about giving up a Saturday night to watch the welterweight champ fight, either...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 11,217 reads 40 comments

  24. Dana White: Tito Ortiz Is 'The Most Irrelevant Fighter on the F***ing Planet'

    Looks like UFC President Dana White and Bellator light heavyweight Tito Ortiz aren't going to patch things up any time soon...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 14,408 reads 67 comments

  25. Anderson Silva: I Was at '85 Percent' When I Fought Chris Weidman at UFC 162

    Former long-time UFC middleweight titleholder Anderson Silva gets his chance to recapture the championship gold at UFC 168 , where he rematches current champ Chris Weidman ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 24,615 reads 202 comments