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Knockout! Watch Smealinho Rama cream Derrick Mehmen, win WSOF heavyweight title (Video)

Punches in bunches! World Series of Fighting (WSOF) heavyweight Smealinho Rama won the promotion's inaugural 265-pound strap by beating the brakes off Derrick Mehmen at the WSOF 14 mixed martial arts (MMA) event last Saturday night (Oct. Show More Summary

Second UFC fighter comes forward to blast 'unprofessional' and 'unreliable' drug testing procedures

Probably not the best way to kick off this new endeavor. This is starting to get ugly. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight Pitor Hallmann flunked his UFC Fight Night 51 drug test for the anabolic steroid drostanolone, according to the Brazilian Athletic Commission, following his split-decision loss to Gleison Tibau back on Sept. Show More Summary

Binge and purge: You best sign your fighters, because Bellator president Scott Coker is coming after them

UFC Hall of Famers, mixed martial arts (MMA) legends brought over as ambassadors, or even GLORY kickboxing stars, it makes no difference to Scott Coker. The Bellator president is luring in top talent and as more names signs on, moreShow More Summary

UFC 182: Evan Dunham vs. Rodrigo Damm booked for Jan. 2 in Las Vegas

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is sending longtime lightweight veteran Evan Dunham back into battle against Brazilian interloper Rodrigo Damm at the UFC 182 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place on Jan. 3, 2015 inside MGM...Show More Summary

Ryan Ford releases video, photo of X-ray proving he fought Jake Shields at WSOF 14 with broken arm

"Part of this game is putting your body through hard work and unfortunately, two days ago on Tuesday at the end of sparring, I broke my arm. I found that out yesterday after seeing my doctor for my X-ray results. I have a broken ulna bone, the same one that I actually broke with Michael Hill and it's just above the plate that was put in my arm. Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 57 full poster pic for 'Edgar vs. Swanson' on Nov. 22 in Austin, Texas

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Frankie Edgar looks to steal Cub Swanson's place in the 145-pound contender's line when they hook 'em up in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, which takes place at Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas, on Nov. Show More Summary

WSOF 14 results and recap: Jake Shields chokes out Ford, calls out Fitch

In his WSOF debut, Jake Shields submitted Ryan Ford by first-round rear-naked choke and called out Jon Fitch immediately afterward. In the co-main event, Smealino Rama defeated Derrick Mehmen by technical knockout in the opening round...Show More Summary

Floyd Mayweather on plans to promote MMA fights: 'I want MMA fighters to make more money'

Perhaps his first phone call will be from this guy? Floyd Mayweather Jr. wants mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters to get paid, too. In a recent interview with Ben Thompson from, the undefeated, five-division champion revealed...Show More Summary

GIF: Jake Shields strangles Ryan Ford into submission at WSOF 14

After dropping Jake Shields with the stiffest of jabs, Ryan Ford looked to be in the driver's seat in the main event of World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 14, which took place on Saturday night (Oct. 11, 2014) in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Show More Summary

Video: Ronda Rousey sexy bikini photo shoot from Brazil

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight titleholder Ronda Rousey was posting photos of her recent bikini photo shoot in Brazil (see them here), and now video has surfaced of the "Rowdy" Olympian frolicking in the surf while flashing her championship physique. Show More Summary

Chad Mendes puts Conor McGregor on blast: 'I consider myself the Mike Tyson of the division'

Fortunately, "Notorious" doesn't have to worry about having his children eaten (he doesn't have any).

Pic: Matt Hughes combs African Bush, kills animals for new television show

You thought Dan Hardy was pissed before? Wait until he hears this. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight kingpin Matt Hughes has a new, four-part television series coming to the Sportsman Channel on Sat., Oct. 18,Show More Summary

Rampage Jackson: I can't retire on UFC salary because Dana White lied about my earnings

And here you thought they just lied about pay-per-view (PPV) buys! Sour grapes? Or fearless whistle blower?

UFC Quick Quote: Shogun Rua is always two fights away from a title shot

And always two losses away from mandatory retirement? "What I always say is that Shogun is always two fights away from a title shot. No matter what happens, he won maybe the biggest Pride Grand Prix, is a former UFC champion and fans love his style. Show More Summary

Latest UFC/MMA rankings (welterweight), Oct. 2014: Askren and Shields move up, Maia returns

Same as it ever was? Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) continues to reshuffle its welterweight rankings in the wake of recent events like UFC Fight Night 54, where Rory MacDonald slept Tarec Saffiedine on FOX Sports 1. Unfortunately,...Show More Summary

WSOF 14 live results video stream

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) is back in action TONIGHT (Sat., Oct. 11, 2014) inside Northlands Expo Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, live on NBC Sports with a stacked nine-fight mixed martial arts (MMA) card. Get full results and live discussion right here starting at 6 p.m. Show More Summary

Boring no more: Jake Shields set to rejuvenate his career by finishing Ryan Ford at WSOF 14

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) welcomes Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) veteran and former Strikeforce middleweight champion Jake Shields to the fold later tonight (Sat., Oct. 11, 2014) in the main event of WSOF 14 as he takes on hometown hero and WSOF Canadian Welterweight Champion Ryan "The Real Deal" Ford. Show More Summary

Frank Grillo talks role in new MMA series 'Kingdom,' his acting career, and Nick Jonas' standing triangle choke

Grillo talked about returning to the mixed martial arts (MMA) genre for the first time since 2011's "Warrior," working with Greg Jackson and Joe Stevenson, the legitimacy of Nick Jonas being in the series, and the upswing of his career...Show More Summary

Rory MacDonald: Georges St-Pierre won't be fighting for UFC title so long as I'm champ

Because of "respect," so you can all get the thought of the two training partners fighting inside the Octagon out of your head once and for all. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White recently confirmed that Rory MacDonald...Show More Summary

Is Nate Diaz happy with his ZUFFA contract heading into UFC on FOX 13? Manager says 'f--k no'

The saga continues. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender, Nate Diaz, recently ended his year-long holdout from the promotion and agreed to take on Rafael dos Anjos in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 13, which goes down on Dec. Show More Summary

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