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September 11th 2014

Dana says there are a few girls with 'Rousey personality' on TUF 20

The 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter finally airs this week, with the first episode already having hit screens in the US last night. For the first time in the programme's history, the show features an exclusively female cast of competitors with the inaugural UFC strawweight championship on the line. “We’ve never done a season like this," UFC president Dana...
September 10th 2014

Rogan breaks down Bigfoot vs Arlovski

UFC heavyweight Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva and Andrei Arlovski are set to collide in a rematch of their 2010 Strikeforce bout this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 51. “I can’t imagine this being anything other than the most insane, aggressive fight until it ends," says UFC commentator Joe Rogan. "Bigfoot Silva is one of the best heavyweights in the division. If you...
September 10th 2014

MMA's Hidden Gems - 12th - 14th September

Not sure what to watch on a weekend full of fantastic fights? Don't worry because Hidden Gems have you covered in all areas...   One FC 20: Rise of the Kingdom Geje Eustaquio vs Adriano Moraes (One FC 125lb Championship) Who doesn't love flyweight scraps? Especially the kind that allows knees and soccer kicks to down opponents. We certainly do. Which is why...
September 10th 2014

'Bigfoot' believes fans should feel sorry for "despicable" Overeem

Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva recently spoke out about his feelings regarding fellow UFC heavyweight and former opponent Alistair Overeem. It was already known that Bigfoot has not-so-warm feelings towards Overeem after his heated words regarding the Dutchman leading up to their UFC 156 fight in February of last year, which Silva won by KO. "He's a comedian, a cartoon,"...
September 10th 2014

[Video] Rockhold compares surfing and martial arts

In this video from Fightland, UFC middleweight Luke reveals the tougher side of his hometown of Santa Cruz in the state of California and also discusses his love of surfing and skating; and how they apply to his martial arts lifestyle. "Surfing is such a nice release," says Rockhold. "It's a natural high, it's an adrenaline rush. It takes a certain knowledge and...
September 10th 2014

Browne vs Schaub set for UFC 181

UFC heavyweights Travis Browne and Brendan Schaub are set to face each other at UFC 181. Both athletes are coming off losses (Browne to Fabricio Werdum at UFC on FOX 11 and Schaub to Andrei Arlovski at UFC 174). Browne was the favourite going into his April number-one contender bout against Werdum, but came out on the losing end of a unanimous decision. He is...
September 9th 2014

Shogun reveals mother and wife want him to retire

MMA veteran Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua has had a rocky road through the UFC since joining the promotion all the way back in 2007. In 13 UFC bouts, Rua has only managed to string together a pair of wins once and has alternated wins and losses since 2009. Having suffered a TKO loss in his last outing, at the hands of Dan Henderson in March, there have been murmurings in...
September 9th 2014

Between the Sheets: Rockhold says he's willing to fight at 205lb

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold is closing in on a title shot and could potentially be next in line with a convincing win over Michael Bisping, who he is set to face at UFC Fight Night 55 on November 8th. The #5-ranked 185lb speaks exclusively to Fighters Only magazine inside the current issue about his standing on championship matches and even goes so far as to say...
September 9th 2014

[Video] Cage Warriors 72 (trailer)

Leading European MMA promotion Cage Warriors Fighting Championship (CWFC) will be heading to Wales in the UK for the second time this year with Cage Warriors 72 this coming Saturday. In the main event, Nicolas Dalby will be putting his welterweight title on the line against Gael Grimaud. Also on the card, top British talent Cory Tait will face Toni Tarau, while...