Chael Sonnen: “My solution is, ‘You’re done. You’re not fighting. Go home. You’re cut. You’re released.’ However extreme you wanted to get with it.”
The UFC organization was notified today that the USADA has informed Fabricio Werdum of a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation stemming from an out-of-competition sample.
Six boxers made the list, and only one mixed martial arts fighter – Conor McGregor, who came in at #18, four sports behind Floyd Mayweather Jr.
John Hackleman: “He knows I love him and I got his back, but he knows how I feel about it. So I’m not going to beat a dead horse and I’m not going to be that nagging little b!^$#.”
Rose Namajunas: “Unless she’s says I’m the best – publicly! Publicly. Because I already know she knows. You gotta say it to everybody!
Yair Rodriguez: “I was like, okay, I’ll fight Zabit if you give me more money in LA, because I understand how big of an event it is, and they said no.”
Brave Combat Federation officials announced recently that Sidney Wheeler has re-signed with the promotion and will Lebanese superstar Mohammad Fakhreddine at Brave 13.
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Ian McCall: “I hate to be the guy that’s like, ‘It always happens to me, the bad things always happen to me,’ well they kind of do in this sport.”
Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum vs. Alexey Oleynik will headline UFC Moscow on September 15.
Senior Director of Communications & Athlete Strategy Ryan Grab: “Mirko Cro Cop has suffered an undisclosed injury and has been forced off the card.”
Ed Soares: “Our strategic partnership with London Trust Media ensures that LFA will continue to grow as we develop the top prospects in the sport.”
Bellator welterweight Michael ‘Venom’ Page, 31, is a perfect 12-0 in MMA, but due to injury hasn’t fought since November 19, 2016. On Friday, May 25, Page fights David Rickels at Bellator 200 in front of London, England hometown crowd. His return was delayed by trying to get back to training before he had fully healed. “It
Tito Ortiz: “I never got a fair shake when I was with the UFC against Chuck, any of the times I ever fought against him.”
Bertrand Amoussou: “Brave Combat Federation … will put a big pressure on the other European organizations and force them to raise their standard.”
Scott Coker: “Give us another 18 months – not 18 months, maybe another year. That’s when you’ll see Aaron Pico really flourish out. AJ McKee, James Gallagher …”
One day in 1992 a red Mercedes pulled up outside of the Taekwondo academy Joe Kim’s father had founded in North Ridgeville, Ohio; two enormous men got out …
Brave Combat Federation has announced the full fight card for Brave 13: Europe Evolution, on June 9, at the SSE Arena at Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Tatiana Suarez on being compared to Khabib Nurmagomedov: “I love that comparison because I’m a huge fan of his.”
Tyron Woodley: “I did see a couple things that if you do against me, you might end up waking up with the smelling salt.”