Date1 hour and 15 minutes agoViews 19By MMANewsline
UFC 207 takes place December 30, 2016 at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada. The official weigh-ins took place earlier today and MMA Newsline has the full UFC 207 weigh-in results and photos below. Two fighters missed weight with former UFC Welterweight Champion Johny Hendricks weighing in at 173.5 and Ray Borg weighing in at 129.5. […]
Date1 day and 4 hours agoViews 20By Jesse G.
The UFC announced on Tuesday that Josh ‘The Warmaster’ Barnett has been flagged for the fourth time in his mixed martial arts career as the former UFC Heavyweight Champion failed and out-of-competition drug test that was collected by USADA officials on December 9. Barnett (35-8) is no stranger to PED violations, as he failed three separate […]
Date1 day and 18 hours agoViews 29By Jesse G.
There were some questionable decisions made in 2016 by every major fight promotion, but which stand out the most? Join MMANewsline.com as we relive all the craziness MMA brought to 2016 in our three part series. These events are not in chronological order. Part 2 WME-IMG Terminates ‘Lifetime Contracts’ of Chuck Liddell and Matt Hughes — […]
Date3 days and 5 hours agoViews 115By Jesse G.
Ahead of her Women’s Bantamweight Championship bout against Amanda Nunes at UFC 207, ‘Rowdy’ Ronda Rousey has been exempt from all media obligations — an unprecedented move in company history. No other headliner in the UFC’s 23-year history has been afforded the luxury of missing press conferences — not even Brock Lesnar. The UFC even […]
Date5 days and 3 hours agoViews 5048By Jesse G.
Kimbo Slice (1974 - 2016) Kevin ‘Kimbo Slice’ Ferguson was a Youtube street fighter who decided to become a full-fledged mixed martial artist in 2005, after a video of a fight between ‘Slice’ and a Boston police officer, Sean Gannon, went viral. Just three years removed from Youtube fame, Kimbo Slice would main event EliteXC: […]
Date1 week and 1 hour agoViews 358By Jesse G.
Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino has been alerted that she potentially violated the UFC’s agreement with USADA when she failed an out-of-competition drug test that was taken on Dec 5. Cyborg made headlines recently as it appeared she was slighted by UFC executives after Holly Holm and Germaine de Randamie were given the inaugural UFC women’s Featherweight […]
Date1 week and 5 hours agoViews 28By Jesse G.
UFC 206: Holloway vs Pettis was broadcast on Pay-Per-View December 10, but after the show reportedly drew under 150K PPV buys, the UFC announced yesterday that UFC 206 would be shown on FOX this Christmas Eve. Ariel Helwani reported the news on Twitter. According to UFC, (big) Fox will air a 2-hour version of UFC […]
Date1 week and 1 day agoViews 10By Jesse G.
Member of the Four Horsewomen, Pro Wrestling superstar and all around badass Shayna Baszler comes by to talk Pro Wrestling, Appearing on Total Divas, Training Nattie and Nikki Bella, wrestling in Japan, and video gaming on Twitch. We cover a ton of topics, and Shayna as always is knowledgeable and fun to chat with. Baszler […]
Date1 week and 1 day agoViews 330By Jesse G.
Mark Hunt has apparently squashed his beef with the UFC, as Brett Okamoto of ESPN reported that Hunt vs. Alistair Overeem is in the works for UFC 209 on March 4 in Las Vegas. BREAKING: Verbal agreements in place for Mark Hunt vs. Alistair Overeem at UFC 209 on March 4 in Las Vegas, per […]
Date1 week and 1 day agoViews 66By Jesse G.
Former UFC competitors Pat Healy (33-22-1) and Leandro ‘Buscapé’ Silva (19-5-1) will return to action at Absolute Championship Berkut 51 (ACB 51) in Irvine, CA, a source employed by the organization told Mmanewsline.com. Silva is a seven-fight UFC veteran and last competed in September at UFC on FOX: Arlovski vs. Barnett, where he lost a […]