The Bellator 175: Rampage vs. King Mo 2 official weigh-ins will stream live on The UG from Chicago at 2:00 p.m. ET.
Cody Garbrandt: “I think that’s something that I need to do. I’m young – 25 – so rather than cut when I’m older, try to go down, go now.”
Mark Hunt: “As you can see, I’ve still got a couple of injuries, my leg, my ribs are still broke from that steroid user.”
GSP boxing coach Freddie Roach: “With the last fight, we’re hoping to be Conor McGregor.”
Coach: “I predict once he’s done in the sport he will disappear. People think he likes the limelight, he doesn’t. He just likes fighting and promoting fights.”
Rampage: “I would’ve been a construction worker, just like the rest of my family, and happy. And that’s all I said.”
In November Brazilian flyweight Matheus Nicolau was removed from a fight with Ulka Susaki at UFC Fight Night 100 for a potential anti-doping violation.
Daniel Cormier: “The reality is, I’ve felt him over the course of 14 minutes now and I know the difference in his power from minute one when he dropped me, to minute 13.”
Glover Teixeira: “The day I wake up and don’t feel like going to the gym anymore, then that’s the day I’m going to quit fighting.”
Scott Coker: “I think people want a certain amount of freedom, and that’s what we give.”
“It doesn’t matter, her past two experiences in the UFC. All that matters is if she got involved in a story that people could relate to…”
Fedor Emelianenko: “The more an individual talks outside of the ring, the less he does in the ring.”
Artem Lobov: “He’s been moaning and bitching about the UFC not promoting him, but he doesn’t look at the facts.”
The Food Network has announced Paige VanZant will be one of the celebrities entering the Chopped Kitchen for Charity in the All-New Star Power Tournament.
Rampage: “Now I look back on it, and I wish that I would have just stayed back home with my family.”
Chael Sonnen: “Tito sucks. I mean, Tito is so bad. And when you lose to a guy, then you suck. That’s the way it works, man.”
The Next Superstar of Striking, Tenshin Nasukawa does 10 UG questions.
Michael Bisping: “It’s my belt and I’m not some little a****** waiting in the wings for my title shot.”
Chael Sonnen: “We’ve spent the whole day together. We’re in a van, man. Are you trying to start a fight with me in a van?”
Weight cutting has killed yet another combat sports athlete, according to a report from Thailand’s Daily News.