According to his latest appearance on The MMA Hour Monday morning, Canadian superstar and former UFC Welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has announced that he is no longer a UFC fighter. "You heard it right," St-Pierre said "I'm a free agent." Georges St-Pierre (25-2, 20-2), largely considered to be the greatest fighter in MMA history, claimed … Continue reading Georges St-Pierre: “I’m a free agent”
Coming off a successful debut at Featherweight, former Lightweight number one contender Gray Maynard will face off against Ultimate Fighter season 22 winner Ryan Hall in a Featherweight contest at the TUF 24 finale on December 3rd. The fight was confirmed by the Las Vegas Review-Journal. Maynard (12-5-1, 1 NC) defeated Fernando Bruno in his … Continue reading Gray Maynard vs. Ryan Hall set for TUF 24 Finale
Everyone remembers Rocky, a true underdog story. A movie about a boxer from Philadelphia, The Italian Stallion, who gets a shot at the title. Apollo Creed, The Heavyweight Champion of the world, feeling generous and looking to make headlines, hand picks Rocky from a list of nobodies, and gives him a shot at the title. … Continue reading Why Chris Leben Will Always Remind Me of Apollo Creed
Wait...what? I'm sure you all share the same reaction as I did. But the rumor mill is currently working up some dark magic of sorts as the latest report from The MMA Bulletin states that the UFC is currently working on a bout between former Middleweight and Light Heavyweight title contender Chael Sonnen and former … Continue reading Report: Chael Sonnen vs. Nick Diaz in the works for UFC 205?
The rematch the Middleweight division didn't know it was waiting for might finally have a date. Reported on Thursday afternoon on MMAFighting.com by Ariel Helwani, after confirming that both fighters had agreed to the bout. Bisping also confirmed that the fight would likely occur on October 8th in his home country of England in Manchester. Bisping … Continue reading Report: Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson II to headline UFC 204 in Manchester
Mark Hunt isn't letting this go. Nor should he. Following the news that his UFC 200 opponent, Brock Lesnar, popped for a banned substance, very little has been hinted from the UFC that anything will be done in light of this news. In fact, the UFC has already claimed that they don't plan to penalize Lesnar … Continue reading Mark Hunt goes off on UFC: “F**k the UFC, you are s**t”
Following the unfortunate removal of Jon Jones from the UFC 200 championship main event due to a potential USADA anti-doping violation, Daniel Cormier finds himself possibly missing out on competing in arguably the greatest UFC card in history. After the announcement of Jones removal however, Dana White hinted that an opponent for Cormier was not … Continue reading Gegard Mousasi, Alexander Gustaffson make plea for bout with Daniel Cormier following Jones removal from UFC 200.
Dan Henderson has already fought through one of the most legendary careers that there has ever been in our sport. He’s fought from Welterweight all the way to Heavyweight. He’s a two-division champion of PRIDE, and the former Light Heavyweight champion of Strikeforce. And the future Hall of Famer cemented the perfect ending to his MMA … Continue reading Dan Henderson: I want to fight Bisping for the title and then I’ll call it a career
Hosts John Franklin and Nick Peralta fond over the life and career of Boxing great Muhammad Ali, review UFC 199, discuss the Ariel Helwani controversy, and talk about the unfortunate and untimely passing of MMA icon Kimbo Slice https://soundcloud.com/mma-discussion-podcast/mma-discussion-podcast-episode-95-muhammad-ali-ufc-199-ariel-helwani-kimbo-slice
Brock Lesnar will face the "Super Samoan" at UFC 200! Joining Hannah Storm during the Monday morning on SportsCenter, the former UFC Heavyweight champion announced he will face Mark Hunt at the blockbuster event event. "Why not? It could be anybody. I didn't care," Lesnar said of the announcement. "If Dana White called me and said, … Continue reading BREAKING: Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt added to UFC 200!