Mixed Martial Arts News Archive

TITLE POSTED SOURCE
Bonnar: I plan on staying retired...maybe
Bonnar: I plan on staying retired...maybe
UFC Hall of Fame member and TUF Season 1 finalist Stephan Bonnar has had a long career in MMA and is now officially retired. Unless something interesting comes along.
04/07/2015
Pena: I want to build hype before a title shot
Pena: I want to build hype before a title shot
Julianna Pena: "I feel like the best approach for me is to continue to take fights and build my name out there, build some hype, and to get people interested in a fight like that."
04/07/2015
Is Putin using MMA to further Russian aims?
Is Putin using MMA to further Russian aims?
Foreign policy expert argues that Russian president Vladimir Putin is using martial arts generally and MMA in particular as a vehicle to further his nation's foreign policy.
04/07/2015
White: Rousey is 'the greatest athlete I've ever worked with'
White: Rousey is 'the greatest athlete I've ever worked with'
Dana White: "[Ronda Rousey]'s so hard working, focused, she's amazing, she's incredible. I couldn't say enough good things about her.
04/07/2015
Benson Henderson issues open call-out to help save UFC 186
Benson Henderson issues open call-out to help save UFC 186
Shortly after it was announced Rampage was out of UFC 186, Benson Henderson sent out a Tweet calling-out any welterweight to step up and fight him to help save the event.
04/07/2015
Ken Shamrock: People want bare knuckles
Ken Shamrock: People want bare knuckles
Ken Shamrock: "We're going to cut through the chase, we're going to take the gloves off, we're going to give them 3 rounds of 5 minutes each, of straight bare knuckle."
04/07/2015
Sherdog's top-10 regional promotions
Sherdog's top-10 regional promotions
Sherdog's Patrick Wyman recently generated a list of his choice for the top regional promotions worldwide, from Legacy FC to Shooto.
04/07/2015
Iaquinta: 'F@$% me? F@$% you!'
Iaquinta: 'F@$% me? F@$% you!'
Al Iaquinta: "And I saw two kids just (giving me the finger). F@$% me? F@$% you! You're sitting there doing nothing. You're sitting there drinking beers."
04/07/2015
Rory: I'm a purist, prefer Vale Tudo Rules
Rory: I'm a purist, prefer Vale Tudo Rules
Rory MacDonald: "I'm a purist kind of guy. I like knees to the head on the ground, kicks to the head on the ground, headbutts. I think those are all really good tools."
04/07/2015
UFC hires BALCO investigator Jeff Novitzky as VP to stop PED use
UFC hires BALCO investigator Jeff Novitzky as VP to stop PED use
Jeff Novitzsky, the man who drove a bulldozer through the use of PEDs in cycling, has been hired as VP by the UFC to do the same in mixed martial arts.
04/07/2015
Guillard pulled from Friday's WSoF card for incomplete medicals
Guillard pulled from Friday's WSoF card for incomplete medicals
President Ray Sefo has removed Melvin Guillard from a Friday fight with Ozzy Dugulubgov at WSOF 20 at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn.
04/06/2015
Zingano 'wouldn't change a thing' against Rousey
Zingano 'wouldn't change a thing' against Rousey
Today bantamweight Cat Zingano joined the MMA Hour and finally talked in depth about her loss to Ronda Rousey and her strategy going into the fight.
04/06/2015
Rankings Update: Featherweight shuffle
Rankings Update: Featherweight shuffle
This past weekend the UFC held Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas featuring a couple bouts that had an effect in the official rankings.
04/06/2015
Guida, Mendes top UFN 63 salaries
Guida, Mendes top UFN 63 salaries
Today the Virginia State Boxing, MMA, & Wrestling Advisory Board released the full salary information for this past weekend's UFC Fight Night 63.
04/06/2015
Aldo: After I beat McGregor, he'll disppear
Aldo: After I beat McGregor, he'll disppear
Jose Alod: "My next fight is always the most important. Now it's time to go back to the gym, train and do my best...I will catch him early...After I win, [Conor McGregor] will disappear."
04/06/2015
Guillard: I'd rather just be in the UFC, than be the WSOF champion
Guillard: I'd rather just be in the UFC, than be the WSOF champion
Melvin Guillard: "To be honest, instead of being the WSOF champion I'd rather be in the UFC just fighting in the top 10 and probably never becoming the UFC world champion."
04/06/2015
Hendricks predicts MacDonald takes title from Lawler
Hendricks predicts MacDonald takes title from Lawler
Johny Hendricks: "This fight I think Rory MacDonald (takes the title). He’s got great coaches, he’s going to figure out a way. They’re game-planners."
04/06/2015
Lawler, McDonald unprecedented trash talk
Lawler, McDonald unprecedented trash talk
Robbie Lawler: "I'm going to blow you away, like a dandelion ... After I defeat you I will eat your heart, feast on your family, and then I will go to Disneyland."
04/06/2015
Weidman's dream fight is Jon Jones, in New York
Weidman's dream fight is Jon Jones, in New York
Chris Weidman: "If there's a card in New York and I'm not on it, I'm out of the UFC. Dana and Lorenzo, all of those guys, know how much it matters to me."
04/06/2015
Mendes: 'Only thing that makes sense' is another title shot
Mendes: 'Only thing that makes sense' is another title shot
Chad Mendes: "I've been trying to figure out who I would fight after this, if I were to go out there and beat Ricardo. The only thing that makes sense in my mind is back for that title."
04/06/2015
Dominique Robinson's insider guide to Vegas
Dominique Robinson's insider guide to Vegas
MMA lightweight, UGer, and Vegas native Dominique Robinson recently sat down with Steph Daniels and created an insiders guide to the best of Sin City.
04/05/2015
Jamie Varner 'scared' of future after 30+ concussions
Jamie Varner 'scared' of future after 30+ concussions
Jamie Varner: "I thought it was normal and that's what we have to do as fighters, part of the cross that we bear is having headaches and being beat up because we're fighters."
04/05/2015
Meltzer: WWE wants to do Rousey vs. McMahon
Meltzer: WWE wants to do Rousey vs. McMahon
This morning Dave Meltzer speculated on the possibility of Rousey returning to the WWE and what implications that could have on both the UFC and WWE.
04/05/2015
What Aldo really said when McGregor stole his belt
What Aldo really said when McGregor stole his belt
When Conor McGregor nicked Jose Aldo's belt in Ireland, the champion reacted: "Você é um otári. Zé buceta. Vai tomar no meio do seu cu. Filho da puta. Arrombado."
04/05/2015
Guida clarifies remarks about president, slams anti-wrestlers
Guida clarifies remarks about president, slams anti-wrestlers
Clay Guida: “And It’d be nice to see some of those bigger names, important people in our country get behind it and support it a little bit more."
04/04/2015