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February 11th 2015

Moraes talks WSOF 18 training camp, not underestimating Hill

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes is set to put his title on the line on February 12th at WSOF 18 against undefeated contender Josh Hill. As a training partner of former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar, Moraes has been getting in a good camp in New Jersey ahead of his next challenge. "The training camp has been great,"...
February 11th 2015

Graham Boylan resigns as Cage Warriors CEO

Graham Boylan has resigned as CEO of top UK-based MMA promotion Cage Warriors Fighting Championship (CWFC). Graham has served as Cage Warriors CEO since 2010. "It’s time for me to start a new chapter in my life so I have stepped down as CEO of Cage Warriors, but I’m very proud of what we achieved in the last four years," Boylan told The42. "I thoroughly enjoyed...
February 11th 2015

Paige VanZant "honored" to be signed by Reebok

UFC women's strawweight contender Paige VanZant has become the latest professional mixed martial artist to sign with Reebok. "So honored to be a Reebok athlete!!! My new kicks got me groovin," Paige posted on Instagram following the announcement of her new deal, along with a video of her dancing to MC Hammer's Can't Touch This - an homage to a similar video...
February 11th 2015

UFC releases statement on Lombard testing positive for steroids

It has been confirmed that the upcoming welterweight fight between Rory MacDonald and Hector Lombard, scheduled for UFC 186 in April, was pulled yesterday because Lombard tested positive for the anabolic steroid desoxymethyltestosterone in his UFC 182 fight night (January 3rd) test. Hector defeated Josh Burkman via unanimous decision at UFC 182. The win will likely...
February 10th 2015

Johnson vs. Horiguchi added to UFC 186, MacDonald vs. Lombard pulled

A UFC flyweight championship bout between reigning champ Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson and Kyoji Horiguchi has been added to the upcoming UFC 186 card in the co-main event slot. The event will be headlined by a UFC bantamweight championship rematch between Renan Barao and champ TJ Dillashaw. As one high-profile contest has been added to the card, so too has one...
February 10th 2015

Rousey says SI Swimsuit Issue "more sexual" than ESPN Body Issue

UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is set to be featured in the upcoming Sports Illustrated 'Swimsuit Issue', which goes on sale later this month (more images can be seen here). Ronda appeared in the ESPN 'Body Issue' back in 2012. Her profile has gone on to receive even greater exposure over the past year with acting roles in The Expendables 3 and...

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