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Page 15 - Top MMA News and Mixed Martial Arts Headlines

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Cody Gibson "Not Proud" of TMZ Bar Fight Video, Believes UFC Job is Safe
(sherdog.com)
This was not the Monday that Cody Gibson was expecting. The UFC bantamweight’s day began with news that celebrity gossip website TMZ.com had posted a video of Gibson being punched in the face and the subsequent scuffle which took place last week at a Las Vegas bar. “When I woke up this morning, I definitely had that pit in the bottom of my stomach, like, ‘Holy crap. Could I be that guy?’ You know, who gets fired over some stupid stuff,” Gibson said today in an interview with Sherdog Radio Network’s “Beatdown.” “I didn’t think that it would be on TMZ... I have 1,800 followers on Twitter. I’m not [Clayton] Kershaw. I’m not [Derek] Jeter. I’m not Jon Jones.”
Submitted Oct 7, 2014 2:36AM by xdanish020 - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC Quick Quote: Vitor Belfort's strength hasn't changed, just his TRT-less physique
(mmamania.com)
"From my point of view, Vitor was and still is the hardest working guy in the gym. I worked with him after he got off the TRT and his strength level didn't change. He was very strong. He's still a strong guy. His physique did change quite a bit, but I think that was water retention. The strength level was the same.... I thought then, and I still think now, that he'll win. I know he's a better boxer than Weidman. I know that for a fact."
Submitted Oct 7, 2014 1:52AM by xdanish020 - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Turn Down For What?!?! UFC 'Halifax' Fan Just Can't Stop, Won't Stop Dancing
(mmamania.com)
UFC hit Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, this past weekend (Sat., Oct. 4, 2014) and that was more than enough reason for this unknown fan to dance like there was nobody watching. Fortunately, some one across the way was, indeed, watching ... and recording his every incredible move
Submitted Oct 7, 2014 1:50AM by xdanish020 - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC odds: Michael Bisping opens as +220 underdog for UFC Fight Night 55 headliner against Luke Rockhold
(mmamania.com)
I'm sure this isn't going to sit well with "The Count." Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contender (still) Michael Bisping has opened as the +220 underdog for his upcoming UFC Fight Night 55 main event against Luke Rockhold, which is scheduled for Nov. 8, 2014 inside AllPhones Arena in Sydney, Australia.
Submitted Oct 7, 2014 1:49AM by xdanish020 - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Joe Schilling 'shocked' that GLORY let his contract expire, but looking forward to Bellator run
(mmamania.com)
It's time for GLORY Bellator! When No. 1-ranked GLORY middleweight Joe Schilling returns to action, it will be in the Bellator cage as opposed to the kickboxing ring.
Submitted Oct 7, 2014 1:47AM by xdanish020 - 0 comments
Filed under: Bellator
 
Monday Morning Hangover: Rick Story ends Gunnar Nelson's unbeaten streak in Sweden
(mmamania.com)
After an action-packed UFC Fight Night 53 event over the weekend (Sat., Oct. 4, 2014) in Stockholm, Sweden, plenty of fighters were still feeling the buzz; however, Gunnar Nelson is likely suffering from the worst post-fight hangover after suffering the first loss of his mixed martial arts (MMA) carer at the hands of Rick Story.
Submitted Oct 7, 2014 1:45AM by xdanish020 - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC Fight Night 55: Soa Palelei got his ass whooped in Thailand (and it's not a bad thing)
(mmamania.com)
Soa Palelei will step foot inside the Octagon for the fifth time when he takes on Daniel Omielanczuk at UFC Fight Night 55 in his home country of Australia. Before he is set to go to war, "The Hulk" sat down with MMAmania.com to discuss his upcoming opponent, life outside the cage, and his plans on becoming UFC champion in the very near future.
Submitted Oct 7, 2014 1:42AM by xdanish020 - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Dennis Bermudez unruffled by Conor McGregor’s potential title shot but questions the downside of his own 'politeness' tactics
(bloodyelbow.com)
UFC featherweight Dennis Bermudez discusses Conor McGregor’s rapid rise through the division to a potential title shot and what he should have done differently during his run.
Submitted Oct 7, 2014 1:34AM by xdanish020 - 13 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Travis Browne not looking for quick finish against Brendan Schaub: 'Honestly, I don't want to knock him out'
(bloodyelbow.com)
UFC heavyweight Travis Browne revealed that he is not interested in a quick knockout win against Brendan Schaub.
Submitted Oct 7, 2014 1:31AM by xdanish020 - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Fighter Attemps A Showtime Cage Jump Superman Punch, Or Something
(bloodyelbow.com)
We're not 100% sure what to call this, but there is no doubt that it is awesome, even in failure. At this weekend's KSW event in Poland, Helson Henriquez attempted a cage assisted aerial attack on downed opponent Anzor Azhiev. It didn't work at all ... Azhiev instead managed to upkick Henriquez and knock him onto his back.
Submitted Oct 7, 2014 1:30AM by xdanish020 - 4 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Oklahama State Athletic Commission explains why BattleGrounds winner Roan Carneiro was fined
(mmafighting.com)
Oklahama State Athletic Commission explains why BattleGrounds winner Roan Carneiro was fined.
Submitted Oct 6, 2014 3:07PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
'Fight of the Night' winner Piotr Hallmann fails UFC Fight Night 51 drug test
(mmajunkie.com)
Piotr Hallmann has been suspended nine months following a failed drug test at this past month’s UFC Fight Night 51 event, where he won a “Fight of the Night” bonus.
Submitted Oct 6, 2014 2:54PM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Super Fight League bout halted when fighter tumbles through cage door
(mmajunkie.com)
The India-based Super Fight League promotion had a rocky start during its recent American debut.
Submitted Oct 6, 2014 1:15PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Video of UFC fighter Cody Gibson in bar brawl after Gamburyan loss
(bloodyelbow.com)
Looks like Gibson may have lost two fights in one night.
Submitted Oct 6, 2014 12:45PM by FastKnockout - 10 comments
Filed under: Miscellaneous
 
UFC’s Thiago Tavares loses election to Legislative Assembly in Brazil
(mmafighting.com)
Thiago Tavares’s recent battles inside the Octagon couldn’t be any better. However, the Brazilian featherweight failed to turn this success into votes.
Submitted Oct 6, 2014 11:25AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Miscellaneous
 
Caol Uno wins 6th straight, Mark Striegl drops to 135, Yang Jianping wins outside UFC
(bloodyelbow.com)
Get up to date with the latest in the Asian MMA scene.
Submitted Oct 6, 2014 11:22AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Asian MMA
 
Alexander Gustafsson addresses fans, defends UFC Fight Night 53's losing Swedes
(mmajunkie.com)
Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 53 event proved to be a rough night for Swedish fighters, but the country’s most recognizable vet – Alexander Gustafsson – has come to their defense.
Submitted Oct 6, 2014 11:20AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
WSOF 15's championship triple-header goes head-to-head with UFC 180, Bellator 131
(mmajunkie.com)
With MMA’s top three organizations all scheduled to host events on Nov. 15, WSOF is making a bid to stand out above its competitors by hosting a championship triple-header.
Submitted Oct 6, 2014 11:19AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Miguel Torres vs. Desmond Green co-headlines Titan FC 31 on Oct. 31
(mmajunkie.com)
Former WEC featherweight champion Miguel Torres (43-7) will fight Bellator MMA vet Desmond Green (12-3) later this month in Titan FC 31’s co-headliner.
Submitted Oct 6, 2014 11:17AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
UFC Fighter Josh Burkman: I Lost That Fight to Get out of My Contract
(m.bleacherreport.com)
Last October, Josh Burkman, fresh off the biggest win of his career over former UFC contender Jon Fitch, lost a fight for the World Series of Fighting welterweight title to the relatively unknown underdog Steve Carl. A huge favorite, Burkman was caught in a triangle choke in the fourth round and ended the night unconscious rather than victorious.
Submitted Oct 6, 2014 9:22AM by jjeans - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
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