1. Soa Palelei vs. Jared Rosholt Added to UFC Fight Night 43

    Soa "The Hulk" Palelei isn't wasting any time with signing up for his next fight in the Octagon. According to MMA Junkie (h/t The New Zealand Herald ), Palelei is set to square off against former three-time All-American wrestler Jared Rosholt...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 10 months ago 3,047 reads 8 comments

  2. Travis Browne to Alistair Overeem: 'Be a Team Player or Get the Hell Out'

    Alistair Overeem doesn't have the best reputation among MMA fans and competitors. Perhaps it's due to the PED issues, his problems with being on a team, his general arrogant persona or a combination of all three...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 10 months ago 23,913 reads 62 comments

  3. Dana White Claims Brock Lesnar Begged Him to Make Pat Barry Retire

    Brock Lesnar may be one of the scariest human beings on Earth—or at least Joe Rogan thinks so . But the former UFC heavyweight champ also has a heart. That's at least according to claims made by Dana White ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 10 months ago 22,952 reads 22 comments

  4. UFC: Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone vs. Jim Miller Booked

    Both Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone and Jim Miller were eyeing a contest with rising contender Khabib Nurmagomedov, but neither man will get their wish...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 10 months ago 9,807 reads 57 comments

  5. UFC on Fox 11: Travis Browne Ready to Ascend to Title Contender Against Werdum

    There’s a lot on the line for Travis Browne at UFC on Fox 11 as he takes on Brazilian jiu-jitsu wizard Fabricio Werdum, but that hasn ’t phased the heavyweight contender...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 8,215 reads 41 comments

  6. MMA: Rob Emerson Holds Ian McCall Indirectly Responsible for Del Rosario Death

    Pre-fight interviews are typically full of cliche questions with cliche answers. But every once in a while, an interview takes a turn and provides something more...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 4,068 reads 9 comments

  7. Dana White on Release of Jake Shields: 'He's Just Another Guy'

    The UFC made headlines Monday with its decision to cut former Strikeforce champ Jake Shields, but UFC President Dana White has to be wondering what all the controversy is about...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 13,360 reads 90 comments

  8. Royce Gracie Confirms Altercation with Eddie Bravo, Challenges Him to a Fight

    Kazushi Sakuraba may be known as "The Gracie Hunter," but Eddie Bravo may need to steal that nickname soon. According to a report on The Underground , Royce Gracie confronted Bravo following Bravo's grappling showdown with Royler Gracie...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 21,650 reads 70 comments

  9. Paige VanZant Won't Be on the Ultimate Fighter 20, but Signed Directly by UFC

    MMA fans will be surely disappointed to hear this bit of news. Paige VanZant won't be on The Ultimate Fighter 20. This comes according to Urijah Faber (VanZant's Team Alpha Male teammate) after speaking with Anton Tabuena of BloodyElbow ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 33,340 reads 52 comments

  10. Frank Mir Taking Time Off, Not Cut from UFC, According to Manager

    When Frank Mir and Alistair Overeem fought each other at UFC 169, fans might as well have dubbed it a "loser leaves town match." But it seems like the man who lost, Mir, isn't leaving the UFC anytime soon...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 12,535 reads 66 comments

  11. Chris Weidman Injury Update: Surgery on Both Knees Possible

    Chris Weidman had what some consider to be the best year in MMA history in 2013 by taking out one of the greatest fighters of all time, Anderson Silva, not once but twice...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 13,648 reads 119 comments

  12. Alexander Gustafsson: Jon Jones 'Tries to Avoid Me...Everyone Can See That'

    If Jon Jones retired today, he'd likely go down as the greatest light heavyweight in MMA history. Oh look, a duck! Although his credentials are considered among the best in MMA, ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 7,686 reads 137 comments

  13. Melvin Guillard on UFC Release: 'Best Thing That Could Happen to Me'

    One would think that being handed a pink slip and booted from the world's top MMA promotion would equate to a bad day. However, that's not the case with Melvin "The Young Assassin" Guillard ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 12,805 reads 22 comments

  14. UFC 171: Johny Hendricks Says Robbie Lawler Was Tougher Fight Than GSP

    Johny Hendricks' face told the story after his clash with Robbie Lawler at UFC 171 . Bloody and bruised, Hendricks took punches from Lawler that would've dropped an ordinary man...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 12 months ago 13,481 reads 26 comments

  15. Tyron Woodley Slams Joe Rogan's "Horrendous Commentary" During UFC 171

    Joe Rogan often wins the unofficial " MMA announcer of the year " award each year. One guy who won't be voting for him in 2014 is Tyron Woodley ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 12 months ago 17,932 reads 125 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 38: Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua Admits He 'Lacked Motivation'

    Mixed martial arts is a sport that requires incredible dedication to one's craft along with the motivation to become better each day...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 12 months ago 8,622 reads 21 comments

  17. Ronda Rousey Talks Love of CM Punk, Interest in Pro Wrestling

    Ronda Rousey is the UFC women's bantamweight champion and, to some people, the best pound-for-pound female fighter on the planet...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 12 months ago 61,686 reads 81 comments

  18. UFC 171: Jake Shields on Hector Lombard, 'He's a Prick, No One Likes Him'

    Don't expect Jake Shields and Hector Lombard to share a brew together after their UFC 171 encounter. After Lombard pulled a "Captain Obvious" move and labeled Shields as a boring ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 12 months ago 7,992 reads 33 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 37 Medical Suspensions: Jimi Manuwa Handed 180-Day Suspension

    Jimi Manuwa will have some time to reflect on the loss to Alexander Gustafsson after the medical suspensions for UFC Fight Night 37 were handed out...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 12 months ago 3,147 reads 3 comments

  20. Michael Bisping Blasts Tim Kennedy, Says Fighters Should Call out the Champ

    If Michael Bisping entered a popularity contest he'd likely win the fighter's vote. It seems as though everyone in the middleweight division wants a chance to face off with "The Count...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 12 months ago 6,710 reads 19 comments

  21. Nike Sues MMA Brand Venum over Trademark Infringement

    Nike is taking its slogan of "Just do it!" and applying it to the courtroom. According to a report from Sherdog (h/t to MMA Mania ), Nike, the world's leading sports apparel ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 12,775 reads 21 comments

  22. UFC 170: Ronda Rousey Says 'My MMA Striking Is the Best in the Game'

    Watch out folks, Ronda Rousey isn't just capable of those fancy judo throws. According to the UFC women's bantamweight champion herself (via USA Today ), Rousey is also a dangerous striker as well...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 7,111 reads 144 comments

  23. Anderson Silva Tweets Photo of Training, 'I'm Coming Back'

    Anderson Silva 's rehab from the devastating injury he suffered at UFC 168 is going incredibly well. So well, in fact, that it looks as though Silva is training on the grappling mats ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 36,669 reads 184 comments

  24. UFC: Dana White Says Ronda Rousey 'Is the Biggest Star We've Ever Had'

    When you think of the biggest star in UFC history, what names come to mind? Guys like Chuck Liddell, Randy Couture, Georges St-Pierre and others might roll off the tongue for most people...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 12,231 reads 188 comments

  25. Dana White on Rashad Evans Injury: 'He Is Screwed; He Needs Surgery'

    It's not looking good for Rashad Evans following his knee injury, at least according to "Dr. Dana White." Jeremy Botter tweeted a quote from White about the severity of Evans' knee injury...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 18,677 reads 33 comments