1. Chael Sonnen Goes Off on Antonio Rogerio Nogueira for Fight Withdrawal

    Calling out of work sick nearly five months in advance seems unacceptable in just about any professional circumstance, which is the same way that three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen looks at fighters who pull out of fights...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 months ago 25,994 reads 100 comments

  2. Josh Barnett Faces Random WADA Drug Testing Until the End of 2014

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission did not take UFC heavyweight contender Josh Barnett 's past failed drug tests lightly, imposing strict stipulations in order for him to be granted his fighter's license for UFC 168...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 months ago 12,735 reads 49 comments

  3. Erick Silva Says He Has 'Bad Ground Game' and Calls out Demian Maia

    UFC welterweight Erick Silva is coming off a rough knockout loss to Dong Hyun Kim at UFC Fight Night 29 earlier this month, but that doesn't mean he wants a cakewalk in his next Octagon outing...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 months ago 5,949 reads 30 comments

  4. Johny Hendricks Suffers Second-Degree Burn While Filming UFC 167 Promo

    Upcoming UFC welterweight title challenger Johny Hendricks was recently involved in a bizarre turn of events that could have possibly taken him out of his title bout with Georges St-Pierre next month...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 months ago 7,870 reads 20 comments

  5. Diego Sanchez Flips out on Melvin Guillard and Conor McGregor

    Former UFC lightweight title challenger Diego Sanchez has never been one for subtlety in or out of the cage, so it shouldn't be too astonishing to hear he went on a verbal tirade on Ariel Helwani's The MMA Hour ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 months ago 7,294 reads 19 comments

  6. 'King Mo' Talks Emanuel Newton Rematch, Pro Wrestling, UFC & Fighter Rankings

    Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Muhammed Lawal is looking to add another piece of hardware to his trophy case when he rematches Emanuel Newton for the interim Bellator 205-pound strap at Bellator 106 this Saturday...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 months ago 12,954 reads 17 comments

  7. Jon Jones Makes Fat Joke About Daniel Cormier on Twitter, DC Responds

    While UFC light heavyweight Jon Jones knows he will be defending his belt against surging contender Glover Teixeira next, that hasn't stopped him from taking verbal shots at a likely future opponent in Daniel Cormier ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 months ago 58,494 reads 184 comments

  8. Chael Sonnen: Weidman vs. Silva Was 'the Worst Weidman I've Ever Seen'

    Three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen is always just milliseconds away from making headlines these days and all he needs to do it is a microphone...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 months ago 22,763 reads 124 comments

  9. 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 12 months ago 3,097 reads 10 comments

  10. 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 12 months ago 2,323 reads 17 comments

  11. 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 12 months ago 23,423 reads 55 comments

  12. 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 12 months ago 3,707 reads 17 comments

  13. 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 12 months ago 26,595 reads 92 comments

  14. 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 1 year ago 23,129 reads 19 comments

  15. 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 1 year ago 7,204 reads 37 comments

  16. 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 1 year ago 19,643 reads 90 comments

  17. 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 1 year ago 6,168 reads 38 comments

  18. 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 1 year ago 25,111 reads 47 comments

  19. 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 1 year ago 17,090 reads 73 comments

  20. 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 1 year ago 10,479 reads 40 comments

  21. 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 1 year ago 30,116 reads 67 comments

  22. 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 1 year ago 7,637 reads 26 comments

  23. 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 1 year ago 7,352 reads 29 comments

  24. 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 1 year ago 7,210 reads 41 comments

  25. 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 1 year ago 6,960 reads 16 comments