- 2 years ago
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Devin Cole has some kind of a weird understanding with the gods of mixed martial arts.
And those gods apparently like "The Godfather III," because just when he thought he was out, they pull him back in.
Cole headlines World Series of Fighting 1 on Saturday night against former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski, and it's the latest opportunity for the heavyweight to make a push in the sport after thinking maybe he was done.
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- 8 months ago
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Go back in time as Andrei Arlovski make his UFC debut at UFC 28 against Aaron Brink. The former heavyweight champion returns to the Octagon for the first time since 2008 at UFC 174. read news >>
Andrei Arlovski has been away from the octagon so long that some new UFC fans might not know who he is, or even that he's a former champion. Still, wherever "The Pitbull" fights, he headlines. There's a history there to promote. read news >>
MMAjunkie.com Radio today welcomes to the studio WSOF 1 headliners Andrei Arlovski and Devin Cole, plus coach Greg Jackson.
Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney calls in before Bellator 79. The Gun Store's Chris Irwin and 559 Fights promoter Jeremy Luchau co-host in studio. And Sammy "The Squid" gives his weekend football picks.
MMAjunkie.com Radio airs today from noon to 3 p.m. ET (9 a.m.-noon PT) live from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Listen to and watch a video stream of the read news >>
Nick Newell is back in the fray. The lightweight prospect inked a new four-fight deal with World Series of Fighting on Friday, and is now scheduled to fight an undetermined opponent on April 10 at WSOF 20, WSOF executive vice president and matchmaker Ali Abdel-Aziz informed MMAFighting.com. Newell, 28, has been locked in contract negotiations with WSOF since his July 5 title challenge against WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaethje, which headlined the promotion's inaugural show on NBC. A conge read news >>
- 13 days ago
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Cody McKenzie's WSOF debut didn't go as planned. The former UFC veteran was disqualified after it was ruled he delivered an intentional head butt against Andrew McInnes at the 4:58 mark in the first round of their WSOF 18 match Thursday night. McInnes was warned by the referee just moments earlier for pulling McKenzie's hair. Thanks to Zombie Prophet for the vine. read news >>
World Series of Fighting has come a long way in just two years. Company president Ray Sefo recounts 2014, while looking ahead to big plans for the coming year. read news >>
Bellator and Strikeforce veteran Louis Taylor stepped up on short notice to take over for Costa Phillipou -- and will now step out on even shorter notice against Uriah Hall -- at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 59 mixed martial arts (MMA) event in "Beantown." And the promotion wasn't too happy about it. Post by MMA H.E.A.T. Hall is currently without an opponent with less than a week until weigh ins, which means matchmakers can find a warm body, or bench The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 17 star until the read news >>
- 2 months ago
- 29 views
WSOF welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares pulled off yet another masterful leg-lock submission, but as MMAjunkie’s Ben Fowlkes discusses in his latest edition of “The Speed Bag,” the champ is this close, man.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Videos, (...) read news >>
Kid Nate and Zane Simon look back at a packed night of MMA fights including UFC 180: Hunt vs. Werdum, Bellator 131: Tito vs Bonnar and WSOF 15: Okami vs Branch. read news >>
Justin Gaethje nearly pulled out of his fight with Melvin Guillard after Guillard badly missed weight for their originally scheduled championship bout. Melvin Guillard threw away his chances at a World Series of Fighting championship when he missed weight by 3.8 lbs on his first attempt. He was given 2 hours to drop the excess pounds, and while he did give it a valiant effort, his staggering decrease from 158.8 lbs to 158.6 was still not enough to have his fight with Justin Gaethje continue as a read news >>
For 15 years, Jake Shields has fought all around the world for all kinds of promotions, and tonight he’ll add one more company to his resume. Filed under: Featured, MMAjunkie Radio, News, WSOF read news >>
- 4 months ago
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World Series of Fighting (WSOF) is back in action TONIGHT (Sat., Oct. 11, 2014) inside Northlands Expo Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, live on NBC Sports with a stacked nine-fight mixed martial arts (MMA) card. Get full results and live discussion right here starting at 6 p.m. ET. No UFC? No problem! You can still get your fight fix with this evening's WSOF 14 event, which kicks off at 6 p.m. ET with LIVE streaming video of the five-fight "Prelims" card embedded below. Then be sure to switc read news >>
The former WSOF champ and new UFC signing didn't appreciate what the ex-Bellator champ has been saying on Twitter. Earlier this week, Josh Burkman and Ben Askren had an ugly Twitter back and forth that climaxed with Burkman apparently claiming he dropped his WSOF title fight to Steve Carl to "get out of" his contract. Burkman had to go to Sherdog to clarify his statements. "Ben Askren is just a bitter dude, he has a great career going on, but it seems like he is just not happy. He's always troll read news >>