Wanderlei Silva to serve a three year suspension

Wanderlei Silva has been suspended for 3 years retroactive to May 24th, 2014 the day he evaded a random drug test issued by the Nevada State Athletic Commission who voted on the decision Wednesday morning. With Silva now 21 months into his suspension he will be eligible to apply for a license on May 25, … Continue reading Wanderlei Silva to serve a three year suspension

MMA Discussion Podcast – Episode 86 (Bellator 148/UFC Cowboy vs. Cowboy preview, Free Agency re-signings, Rampage Jackson)

Host's Nick Peralta and Will Moss preview UFC Fight Night 83 and Bellator 148, discuss the recent re-signings for the UFC, Rampage Jackson, and more! https://soundcloud.com/mma-discussion-podcast/episode-86-bellator-148ufc-cowboy-vs-cowboy-preview-free-agency-re-signings

Former UFC Heavyweight champion Kevin Randleman passes at age 44.

Sad news has passed Thursday that former UFC Heavyweight champion and PRIDE veteran Kevin "The Monster" Randleman has passed away at the young age of 44. Entimports.com broke the news Thursday evening and was confirmed by Bleacherreport.com journalist Jeremy Botter who details Randleman going to a local hospital with pneumonia and passed later due to … Continue reading Former UFC Heavyweight champion Kevin Randleman passes at age 44.

Justin Scoggins vs. Ben Nguyen added to UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir

Two fast-rising up and coming Flyweights will meet up for one intriguing match-up at UFC Fight Night 85 in Brisbane next month. The UFC announced Wednesday that Justin Scoggins will be making the quick turn around against Ben Nguyen at the March event. Scoggins (11-2, 4-2 in UFC), not even a week ago, registered the … Continue reading Justin Scoggins vs. Ben Nguyen added to UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir

Rin Nakai vs. Leslie Smith added to UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir

Photo Credit: MMA Fight Night Live One intriguing women's Bantamweight fight has been added to the UFC's return to Australia next month in March. The UFC announced Wednesday the return of Japanese star Rin Nakai vs. Leslie Smith would be added to UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir in Brisbane, Australia. Nakai (16-1-1, 0-1 … Continue reading Rin Nakai vs. Leslie Smith added to UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir

Fabricio Werdum pulls out of UFC 196

Both halves of The UFC Heavyweight headliner for UFC 196 have now pulled out due to injury. Fabrico Werdum has now pulled out of the main event for UFC 196 due to a foot and back injury 12 days out from the event. Cain Velasquez was replaced just one day prior by Stipe Miocic. No … Continue reading Fabricio Werdum pulls out of UFC 196

MMA Discussion Podcast Episode 82 (Teddy Holder, Cruz vs. Dillashaw recap, Middleweight division)

Introducing the first new podcast show featured by MMAOutsiders.com. MMA Outsiders journalist and writer Nick Peralta hosts the MMA Discussion podcast show along side Will Moss and will featured every Wednesday. Each week Nick and his panel discuss weekly news, recap events, and occasionally are joined by special guest fighters, coaches and fellow writers weekly. … Continue reading MMA Discussion Podcast Episode 82 (Teddy Holder, Cruz vs. Dillashaw recap, Middleweight division)