It hasn't been a great week for UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem. After being pegged as the man responsible for derailing a title bout between light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, Overeem's own teammate is now speaking out against his training habits. Fellow heavyweight Andrei Arlovski has trained alongside Overeem since the former Strikeforce champion arrived at Jackson's MMA in April, but may have already seen enough.
"I do not like to wash dirty linen in public, but in the read news >>
Someone get Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta on the phone ASAP! Scott Coker said that the new regime down at Bellator "doesn't waste time," and he meant it.
Just one day after he revealed that a decision could be made by Friday on the future of former Bellator Lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez's contract status with the promotion. And today (Aug. 19, 2014) Coker revealed that Alavrez has been released from his contract unconditionally.
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Following an injury to Valerie Letourneau, replacement Larissa Pacheco will make her Ultimate Fighting Championship debut against Jessica Andrade at UFC Fight Night “Bigfoot vs. Arlovski” on Sept. 13. read news >>
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Although there isn’t much new to report on the Ice Bucket Challenge front, one UFC notable finally got in on the action – and unlike some other participants, he did it right.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
With UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones now facing Daniel Cormier in January, Anthony Johnson is already thinking ahead. UFC president Dana White claimed Johnson could be next for an odd man out Alexander Gustafsson, but 'Rumble' has other plans.
"Hopefully I'll be able to fight in late October or something like that if there are any fights open," Johnson told UFC.com."I was hoping I could fight Ryan Bader in late October and fight [Gustafsson] on the Jon Jones card. That's my idea. "Peopl read news >>
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department's report of War Machine's violent encounter with porn star love interest Christy Mack on August 9 is now public and, as unfortunately expected, many of the details are gruesome. Tap Nap Snap was the first media outlet to release the four-page document, which confirms that former "Megan Wants a Millionaire" contestant Corey Thomas was the third party involved in the alleged bloody beating and that he had been dating Mack. According to the report, Chris read news >>
War Machine, the ex-Bellator fighter formerly known as Jonathan Koppenhaver, is scheduled to appear before the California Superior Court on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in regards to an alleged assault that occurred on Aug. 8th which resulted in the hospitalization of his ex-girlfriend, Christy Mack, and Corey Thomas.
In addition to the litany of injuries Mack suffered during the alleged assault -- which included two missing teeth, a blowout fracture of her left eye, and a lacerated liver -- Thomas a read news >>
And charges include attempted murder. Ex-UFC Mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Jon Koppenhaver, now known as "War Machine," is scheduled to appear before California Superior Court on Tuesday (Aug. 19, 2014) to answer for charges filed in Las Vegas, Nevada, stemming from an alleged attack on porn star Christy Mack (see the graphic images here).
And if some of the items listed in the official police report are true, he could have a lot to answer for.
Our friends at TapNapSnap uploaded a PDF with al read news >>
How did everyone look at last night's Showtime Boxing Porter vs Brook card? Bloody Elbow's Fraser Coffeen takes a look in this Sunday Report Card.
This weekend, Showtime Championship Boxing presented a triple header live from California's StubHub Center. In the main event, Kell Brook upset Shawn Porter to claim the IBF Welterweight title and end Porter's undefeated streak. How did all of the main card fighters perform last night? Let's take a look in this Sunday Morning Report Card.
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NBC video report: Police in Las Vegas, Nevada, hung up on neighbor trying to save porn star Christy Mack, who was allegedly beaten to a pulp by Jon Koppenhaver. In addition, their delayed response allowed "War Machine" to escape. read news >>
Hell no, she won't go.
Former Strikeforce featherweight champion Cristiane Justino is not interested in reuniting with her old boss Scott Coker under the Bellator banner, even though the Viacom-owned mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion has introduced a women's 145-pound weight class.
That's because she's steadfast in her commitment to drop to bantamweight to fight Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 135-pound titleholder Ronda Rousey, according to a report from MMA Weekly. After news broke on Be read news >>