Matt Hughes considers fighting, Royce Gracie wants rematch

Matt Hughes recently had this to say to mmafighting.com,  “If I could find an opponent that I think I could beat, I would go again”. Well with the recent news that Matt Hughes was possibly interested in fighting again, he was called out by a legend, Royce Gracie. Not to get off track but earlier … Continue reading Matt Hughes considers fighting, Royce Gracie wants rematch

Coker confirms rumors that Bellator is in talks with Mike Goldberg

By now everyone knows what happen to Mike Goldberg. The new owners came in and decided they didn't want to renew his Contract, leaving Goldberg as a free agent. Mike goes way back, 20 years of service to the UFC. Mike Goldberg gave his first interview after his departure with the UFC on the MMA Hour … Continue reading Coker confirms rumors that Bellator is in talks with Mike Goldberg

Rumor Alert: Bellator MMA to schedule Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione in early 2017

Bellator may finally play host to the legendary Russian Heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko. FloCombat.com reported earlier Saturday morning that a clash between former UFC and TUF veteran Matt Mitrion and Emelianenko was process of being finalized for a Bealltor event early next year. No confirmation has yet to recieved by Bellator officials as of press time. … Continue reading Rumor Alert: Bellator MMA to schedule Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione in early 2017

BREAKING: Chael Sonnen to return to MMA, signs with Bellator

Bellator scores the "Bad Guy". In one of the more shocking signings of the past couple of years, Chael Sonnen has parted ways with the UFC and is heading to rival promotion Bellator MMA. News of the signing was confirmed by MMAFighing after an initial report by The Associated Press. Sonnen (29-14-1), who is  39 … Continue reading BREAKING: Chael Sonnen to return to MMA, signs with Bellator

MMA Discussion Podcast – Episode 96 (Fan questions, MMA in June, Slice/ Ali’s careers)

Hosts John Franklin and Nick Peralta shoot the sh*t in this unorthodox 96th episode of the MMA Discussion podcast. We answer a TON of fan questions, go over the careers of the great Muhammad Ali and legendary street fighter Kimbo Slice, as well as discuss up coming bouts in the month of June.   https://soundcloud.com/mma-discussion-podcast/mma-discussion-podcast-episode-96-kimbo-slices-career-fan-questions-june-fights

MMA Discussion Podcast – Episode 95 (Muhammad Ali, UFC 199, Ariel Helwani, Kimbo Slice)

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

BREAKING: Kimbo Slice passes away at age 42

One of mixed martial art's most prominent and controversial stars has passed away. Confirmed on Monday afternoon by multiple sources, after TMZ Sports reported that Kimbo Slice a.k.a Kevin Ferguson was admitted to the hospital in serious condition, Slice reportedly passed away from a heart attack. No foul play is suspected although local police were … Continue reading BREAKING: Kimbo Slice passes away at age 42

Report: Kimbo Slice hospitalized in “dire situation”

Bellator Heavyweight and former Boxer Kimbo Slice (aka Kevin Ferguson) was reportedly hospitalized near his native home in Coral Springs, Florida on Monday afternoon. Law enforcement was the on scene, which hints at the possibility of foul play. TMZ was first to report on scene and cited multiple sources stating "the situation does not look … Continue reading Report: Kimbo Slice hospitalized in “dire situation”

MMA Outsider’s Men’s rankings update – May 17th, 2016

Heavyweight 1. Stipe Miocic +5 2. Fabricio Werdum -1 3. Cain Velasquez -1 4. Alistair Overeem +1 5. Junior Dos Santos -1 6. Ben Rothwell 7. Andrei Arlovski 8. Mark Hunt 9. Travis Browne 10. Josh Barnett Light Heavyweight 1. Jon Jones 2. Daniel Cormier 3. Anthony Johnson 4. Alexander Gustafsson 5. Ryan Bader 6. … Continue reading MMA Outsider’s Men’s rankings update – May 17th, 2016

Alexis Dufresne replaces injured Julia Budd in Bellator Featherweight title fight against Marloes Coenen

Unfortunate news hit Tuesday morning as Julia Budd (8-2, 2-0 in Bellator) has suffered an unknown injury that has forced her from the inaugural  women's Featherweight championship bout with Marloes Coenen (23-6, 2-0 in Bellato) at Bellator 155. She will now be replaced by former UFC fighter Alexis Dufresne (5-2) who will also be making … Continue reading Alexis Dufresne replaces injured Julia Budd in Bellator Featherweight title fight against Marloes Coenen