Remember last fall when Dana White told us that someone made $5 million for a single fight? He decided to play coy and not tell us who that fighter was, but we could guess. It had to be Brock Lesnar or Georges St-Pierre right? Well, Joe Rogan—the guy who can’t keep Read the rest of this entry »
UFC on Fox 11 is tomorrow night and it seems like a lot of people are actually shrugging off this event for some reason. I suppose it’s slightly less attractive to have a non-title fight as the main event on Fox; but the importance of the fight—and entertainment possibility—far outweighs the usual Read the rest of this entry »
Was this part of Evil Dana’s plan to humiliate his main “competitor”?
The Ultimate Fighter: Edgar vs. Penn debuted last night immediately following Fight Night. As we’ve seen before, the premier episode was full of fights whittling down the cast from 32 Read the rest of this entry »
Remember the incident from TUF Brazil when coaches Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva pretended to fight on camera? You know, the one where Silva fired off an open handed “punch” at about 10% full speed so Sonnen could easily duck it and gentle double-leg him to the ground? Read the rest of this entry »
Sarah Kaufman is currently the #5 contender in the women’s bantamweight division and she’s looking to make a big jump in those rankings starting tonight. The former Strikeforce champion faces late replacement Leslie Smith tonight—and opponent she’s not unfamiliar with. Kaufman just defeated Smith Read the rest of this entry »
Tags: Floyd Mayweather, ronda rousey
Here’s an age-old argument suitable for sitting at the bar and pounding down beers. But it has a twist. The old “who would win?” argument has been around ever since the gladiators—by the way, who would win…Maximus or Spartacus? But this one adds a different element: who wins…Ronda Rousey Read the rest of this entry »
Jon Jones and his team are trying to distance themselves from some homophobic comments that came from Jones’ Instagram account yesterday. They are currently claiming that his phone was lost/stolen and that whoever has it, made the comments. There are some holes in that story however. Read the rest of this entry »
In case you weren’t aware, Travis Browne is tall. He posted this picture this morning boarding a plane bound for Orlando. He’ll be fighting in the main event at UFC on Fox 11 on Saturday. Oh…and he still has that kick ass beard.
Browne will be facing fellow heavyweight contender Fabricio Werdum Read the rest of this entry »
Here’s something that smells bad. The loooooong anticipated fight between Chael Sonnen and arch rival Wanderlei Silva has been talked about for what seems like years. Most recently, it was scheduled for May 31 at Fight Night Brazil; and then postponed until UFC 175 in Read the rest of this entry »