Alexander Gustafsson suffered his own type of pain when news broke that Jon Jones was forced off of the UFC 178 card due to injury (via a report by Ariel Helwani of MMA Fighting). The UFC has rescheduled the fight between Jones and Daniel Cormier for UFC 182, which is set for January 3, 2015. While that fight has excited fans in recent weeks, Gustafsson, who is ranked No. 1 in the light heavyweight division by the UFC, has been left out in the cold. In response, Gustafsson has come out to state read news >>
In Round #406 KNUCKLE HOST and hostile enemy force EUGENE S. ROBINSON [with the "S" standing for "SLOW DIVE"], due in large part to repeat requests for explanation and on the occasion of a relatively dead cage week goes into some depth regarding the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS and how his liver curdles every time he sees ANTHONY KIEDIS sitting in his seat cage side. Add to this a philosophical inquiry into the onus of authenticity in the arts, real fakes vs, fake fakes, why BENSON HENDERSON correctly read news >>
"Being on this card and knowing what exciting fighters are headlining it is even more incentive to go out there and try to make it as captivating as possible." – Leslie Smith read news >>
"The Count" also believes Lyoto Machida will dethrone Chris Weidman this weekend (Sat., July 5, 2014) at UFC 175 to capture the middleweight title. Following his unanimous decision loss to Tim Kennedy at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Nations" Finale this past April, Michael Bisping wasted no time in asking for another fight.
The British banger got what he wanted, as he was pegged to face former Strikeforce middleweight champion Cung Le in the main event of UFC Fight Night 48, which goes down insi read news >>
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But don't roll the credits just yet...
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White has been teasing the return of former face of women's mixed martial arts (MMA), Gina Carano, for several months.
So what's the hold up?
Well, now that Carano belongs to the silver screen, thanks to successful roles in Haywire, Fast & Furious 6, and In the Blood, she's aligned herself with "Hollywood lawyers." That means White and Co. have to play the "Tinseltown" game until both sides can meet somewh read news >>
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In a "Face the Pain" world, we search for an oasis. But who can we rely on? Who can we trust?We can trust these 10 fighters, that's who. These are the 10 best signature entrance songs among active UFC fighters.
It was time to produce this list. We've dealt with some difficult departures lately on this front. Matt Hughes and his steely "A Country Boy Can Survive." Chuck Liddell and that nasty DMX intro. And of course, who can forget Nick Denis robbing us all of "Genesis" by Justice with his early read news >>
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"The Black Warrior" spoke to MMAmania.com at the GLORY 16 post-fight press conference after his vicious knockout victory over Pat Barry this past Saturday night (May 3, 2014) at the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado. Mwekassa opened up about the big win, utilizing his boxing, and how he's "come a long way."
It was supposed to be Pat Barry's coming out party at GLORY 16, and the hometown crowd was roaring at 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado, for the former UFC heavyweight's glorious re read news >>
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Patricio “Pitbull” Freire makes no attempt to hide the pain that still resides just below the surface. But to claim he’s simply posturing for more money? Preposterous, he says. It’s much deeper than that.Filed under: Bellator, News, Only on (...) read news >>
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After tangling with a pro boxer as a 17-year-old, Bellator MMA lightweight Tim Welch learned some valuable firsthand information: Body shots hurt like hell. Filed under: Bellator, News Tagged: Bellator 113, Tim Welch read news >>
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Cage Warriors lightweight Ryan Roddy knows the pain from a leg submission. The 23-year-old Irish fighter spent more than six months in recovery after getting caught in a toehold at Cage Warriors 51. read news >>
Sorry, nu-metal haters – "Face the Pain" isn't going anywhere. read news >>