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March 26th 2015

BAMMA signs long-term UK deal with Spike TV

MMA promotion BAMMA have confirmed that they have signed a major long-term broadcasting deal with the Viacom-owned Spike TV channel in the UK. This deal will see all BAMMA events broadcast live on the Spike TV UK platform, as well as the terrestrial Channel 5 network (also owned by Viacom). The first BAMMA event to be broadcast under the new deal will be BAMMA 20,...
March 26th 2015

[Video] Rousey armbars Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show

UFC women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon this week to discuss her upcoming UFC 190 title defense against Bethe Correia and promote the May 12th release of her new book, My Fight/Your Fight.  "I'm completely emotionless when I'm in [the cage]," Rousey told host Jimmy Fallon. "People think I'm mad but, it's like,...
March 25th 2015

[Video] UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded (ep. 3)

In the latest episode of UFC Embedded, covering the ongoing UFC 189 World Championship Tour with Conor McGregor and UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo, the two men are in Vegas where they get fitted for suits and meet their body doubles. Also, Aldo introduces us to his revolutionary hotel toilet. Watch the full video below. ...
March 24th 2015

Alves gives thoughts on teammate Lawler's title win and more

The UFC recently confirmed an intensely exciting welterweight match-up between two former championship challengers in Thiago Alves and Carlos Condit. The bout will headline UFC Fight Night 67 on May 30th in Goiania, Brazil. Fighters Only magazine spoke exclusively with Alves shortly after his triumphant return at UFC 183, where he defeated talented rising athlete...
March 24th 2015

Lombard suspended one year by NSAC for failed drug test

UFC welterweight Hector Lombard has been handed a one-year suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) for his failed UFC post-fight drug test. He was also fined his entire $50,000 win bonus and 33% of his show money - amounting to a total of $70,490. Hector tested positive for the anabolic steroid desoxymethyltestosterone following his January 3rd...
March 24th 2015

Full card announced for Metamoris 6

Submission grappling promotion Metamoris have announced the full card for their sixth event, which is due to take place on Saturday May 9th. Metamoris 6 will be headlined by a heavyweight contest between Roberto 'Cyborg' Abreu and Metamoris heavyweight champ Josh Barnett. Barnett became the promotion's inaugural champion when he defeated Dean Lister via submission...

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