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Vitor Belfort: There Should Be an Interim UFC Middleweight Title Right Now

Top UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort isn't happy about being on the sidelines for nearly a year now, to the point where he is imploring the UFC to instate an interim middleweight title. In an interview with MMA Fighting, "The...Show More Summary

Video: Veronica Macedo devastating head-kick knockout results in worst head-bouncer of all time

Remember that old Breakfast Club bit? "Two hits: Me hitting you, you hitting the floor." Well, that's pretty much what happened last weekend at Say Uncle: "Fight Night 2" in Sheffield, England (via Devil's Fist), when Veronica Macedo...Show More Summary

Piotr Hallmann slammed Brazilian Athletic Commission for botched blood test, but actually failed for tainted urine

Whoops! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight Pitor Hallmann failed his UFC Fight Night 51 drug test for the anabolic steroid drostanolone, according to the Brazilian Athletic Commission (CABMMA), following his split-decision loss to Gleison Tibau back on Sept. Show More Summary

'Google Me' and MMA's 5 Most Embarrassing Nightlife Escapades

What is it about athletes and the nightlife? Something about the siren song of hedonism seems very difficult to resist for young men who find themselves famous, in elite physical shape and with perhaps a little extra change in their pockets. Your guess is as good as mine. Show More Summary

Vitor Belfort calls for interim title, says 'everybody loses' because Chris Weidman keeps getting injured

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight No. 1 contender Vitor Belfort has his manties in a bunch over Chris Weidman's hand injury. Not necessarily because he got hurt, but rather because the "All American" has now postponed...Show More Summary

Video: Invicta FC 9 preview featuring terrifyingly creepy voice-over man

Invicta Fighting Championship is now less than three weeks away from Invicta FC 9, which takes place on Nov. 1, 2014 inside RiverCenter in Davenport, Iowa, headlined by a flyweight title fight between champion Barb Honchak and challenger Takayo Hashi, live on UFC Fight Pass (details). Show More Summary

SportsPotato: Ben Flower Scores Savage KO Via Punches During Rugby Match, Is Ejected

I don't pretend to understand the rules of rugby, but I do know this — you are generally not allowed to punch an unconscious opponent in the face. This weekend at the 2014 Super League Grand Final, a hulking Wigan Warriors prop named...Show More Summary

UFC 180: Jake Ellenberger training with Mickey Rourke, avoids getting shot in Beverly Hills

"So I've been training a little bit with Mickey Rourke. He's getting ready for a big film coming up, but funny story. I was going over to his house. He gives me the address and it's pretty dark. I can't really, I can't see very well, so I park. Show More Summary

Falling Tree Head Kick Knockout of the Day: Female Fighter Gets Starched at ‘Say Uncle Fight Night 2?

(Props: DEVILFISTS MMA via MiddleEasy) Saturday night in Sheffield, England, an MMA fighter named Veronica Macedo scored one of the best head-kick knockouts of the year when she put Chrissy Audin into a deep sleep at an event calledShow More Summary

Vikings vs Lions: Mike Goldberg creamed for odious NFL on FOX play-by-play, but remains unfazed by Twitter hate

Longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) commentator Mike Goldberg returned to the gridiron on Sunday (Oct. 12, 2014) to call the action for the Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions football game for NFL on FOX. And not since Dennis...Show More Summary

ONE FC 21: Chinese commentator Gene Yu talks 'unintended consequences' from infamous Papa John's Pizza run (Pt. 2)

Few can share a story as unique as Gene Yu. The former Green Beret is the Chinese commentator for ONE FC and founder of the FLOW apparel line. In the second of a three-part series (Pt. 1 here), Yu discussed a now infamous incident while...Show More Summary

Latest UFC/MMA rankings (pound-for-pound), Oct. 2014: Ronda Rousey pulls even with Anderson Silva

"The Spider" hanging on by a thread. Who is the best pound-for-pound fighter in all of mixed martial arts (MMA)? That would be reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight kingpin Jon "Bones" Jones, who drew first-place...Show More Summary

Knowledgeable Aikidoka sought for assistance with Wikipedia entries

“Can you write a well-crafted Wikipedia entry on Aikido?” Among the treasures mankind has gained thanks to the Internet is the unequalled resource that is Wikipedia. And there are hundreds of aikido-related entries in this vast online reference work. I use it myself almost daily to fact-check quickly. Aikido Journal and my published research are… Read More

UFC Quick Quote: Phil Davis doesn't mind if you call him 'The Brazilian Killer'

"I'm not gonna call myself the Brazilian Killer, but if somebody wants to name me the Brazilian Killer, you're more than welcome. I'm just staying patient, working on different things. No need to do anything crazy on my training. I just stay focused on what I have to do. Show More Summary

Bellator 129: Virgil Zwicker vs. Houston Alexander booked for Oct. 17 with James Thompson hurt

"Colossus" out, "Rezdog" in. James Thompson suffered an undisclosed injury and was forced to withdraw from his upcoming fight against Houston Alexander at the Bellator 129 mixed martial arts (MMA) event from Iowa's Mid-America Center on Friday, Oct. Show More Summary

Edmonton Athletic Commission skeptical of Ryan Ford broken arm story: 'He was doing knuckle push-ups at the weigh ins'

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) welterweight Ryan Ford broke his arm less than two weeks before his WSOF 14 main event showdown with Jake Shields, which took place just last night (Sat., Oct. 11, 2014) inside Edmonton EXPO Centre atShow More Summary

Latest UFC Fight Night 58 fight card and rumors for 'Machida vs. Dollaway' on Dec. 20 in Brazil

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) back to Brazil for UFC Fight Night 58, headlined by a light heavyweight showdown pitting former 205-pound champion Lyoto Machida opposite rising middleweight contender C.B. Show More Summary

Dominick Cruz, Cat Zingano and the 1 Easy Way to Kill the UFC's Injury Bug

The last three UFC events have been chock full of interesting stories, but the triumphant returns of Dominick Cruz and Cat Zingano were by far the most inspirational. Cruz, who had three years of his athletic prime stolen by a variety of injuries, came back and mauled Top 10 staple Takeya Mizugaki with scary ease. Show More Summary

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

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