Sonnen accepts responsibility for drug test failure

Yesterday, Chael Sonnen's lawyer, Jeff Meyer, submitted a formal response to the complaint, in which Sonnen accepted responsibility.

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Florida fighter with the Nazi tattoos was not licensed 

Dustin Holyko was not licensed by the state of Florida when he fought for the WSoF'>WSOF on network television Saturday due to an “administrative oversight."
 

One FC 18 results & discussion 

ONE FC 18 takes place Friday, July 11th inside the National Taiwan University Sports Center in Taipai City, Taiwan. The event will broadcast live online PPV.
 

Kennedy: I really believe around 60-70% of UFC fighters are on PEDs 

Tim Kennedy on the PED rate in the UFC: "Are we talking 60 or 70 percent? I really believe it’s somewhere in that range of fighters that are using.”
 

Report: Rashad Evans interested in WWE career 

Vince McMahon is leery about using former MMA fighters, particularly big stars, since they are used to huge payoffs and he doesn’t think they’d survive the schedule.
 

White on Spike: 'They’re not bad guys, they’re good guys' 

Dana White: "I ate, slept and breathed Spike TV. I did everything I could to make it as successful as I could, and they’re not bad guys. They’re good guys."
 

Edgar wants Swanson, Swanson wants the belt 

Ariel Helwani reported on UFC Tonight that Edgar wants his next fight to be with Cub Swanson, and Edgar moved past Swanson in the official rankings Monday.
 

White sort of explains Arlovski as headliner 

Dana White: “I was disappointed in both of their performances...It doesn’t mean the guys are never going to fight again. I just let them know how I felt."
 

Manager explains Mousasi UFC 176 frustration 

Due to the time zone differences between Holland & Vegas, combined with how quickly the news hit the media, there was an honest miscommunication between the parties.
 

Overeem returns, fights Ben Rothwell September 5th 

We last saw Alistair Overeem in the Octagon in February of this year where he picked up a unanimous decision win over Frank Mir. Up next for Overeem? Ben Rothwell.C
 

Fight Pass Announcement: Live Updates (Thurs. 3:00 PM ET) 

Today the UFC sent out a letter to the press letting them know that a special press conference would be held on Thursday at 3:00 PM ET.
 

Mousasi not happy to hear of fight cancellation through social media 

Having his fight moved was upsetting enough, but it was how Gegard Mousasi learned of the move that made him lash out at his employer.
 

ONE FC announces $50,000 performance bonuses 

ONE FC fighter Stephen Langdown recently posted that ONE FC owner Victor Cui will offer one, more, or no $50,000 performance bonuses at his events going forward.
 

Holyco case raises questions about role of MMA media 

"I believe us and the media are all part of the team. If the guy who wrote the story knew about the information, he should have told us before the fight."
 

Fertitta: Rio possible for Aldo vs. Mendez or an interim title 

Lorenzo Fertitta: "We've got some other great contenders in Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson, that certainly could step up and vie for some type of an interim title."
 

Rousey was considered as UFC 176 main event replacement 

Lorenzo Fertitta revealed to Kevin Iole that the UFC considered using Ronda Rousey as the main event of UFC 176, and that Rousey broke her hand at UFC 175.
 

Jens Pulver: Nobody told us how to get old 

Jens Pulver "When I fought Cub and I then fought Urijah, I was confident, but after that, I was just kind of stupid. You can kind of see it in the documentary."
 
 

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