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Matt Mitrione Has Broken Orbital Bone After Defeat By Travis Browne

Matt Mitrione Has Broken Orbital Bone After Defeat By Travis Browne

Matt Mitrione suffered a TKO loss to Ronda Rousey’s boyfriend Travis Browne At UFC Boston On Sunday. He was hospitalized with one of the worst looking eye injuries in the sport’s history and suffered a broken right orbital bone. Mitrione was poked twice in his right eye during the fight, but Travis Browne insisted it [...]

January 18, 2016 admin Headlines, MMA 0

Rousey May Not Be Holly Holm’s Next Opponent

Rousey May Not Be Holly Holm’s Next Opponent

Now that the dust has settled after Ronda Rousey’s stunning defeat at the hands of Holly Holm on November 14, we can now seriously engage in talks about a rematch. If you ask Rousey, she’s game, as she explained to ESPN The Magazine: “I need to come back. I need to beat this chick.” The [...]

December 14, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, MMA 0

Jon Jones Hints At An April Return

Jon Jones Hints At An April Return

Former UFC light heavyweight Champion Jon Jones who was recently reinstated is anxious to get back in the Octagon to reclaim the title he never lost. There is no official word on a return date but we can expect an immediate title shot against Daniel Cormier. According to Jon Jones’ Instagram account it seems like [...]

November 19, 2015 admin Headlines, MMA 0

Ronda Rousey Given A 6 Month Medical Suspension

Ronda Rousey Given A 6 Month Medical Suspension

Former bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was handed a medical suspension by the UFC after her stunning loss to Holly Holm. Rousey received a minmum 60 day suspension from fighting with 45 days of no contact training. She could, however, be suspended for as long as 180 days (6 months) depending on the results of her [...]

November 18, 2015 admin Headlines, MMA 0

Floyd Mayweather Defends Ronda Rousey

Floyd Mayweather Defends Ronda Rousey

As shocking as this seems, Floyd Mayweather is actually defending Ronda Rousey. Mayweather says he doesn’t “think it’s cool” that people ripped into her after her loss to Holly Holm. This is a surprising turn of events considering the amount of smack talk that has taken place between the two over the past year. According [...]

November 17, 2015 admin Boxing, Headlines 0

Holly Holm Does the Sweet Science Proud

Holly Holm Does the Sweet Science Proud

As a big fan of both sports, I’ve always found the trumped up rivalry between boxing and MMA annoying. It’s always struck me as obnoxious, fanboy nonsense. They are two separate sports. For fans of one to hype a rivalry with the other makes about as much sense as hockey fans getting bent out of [...]

November 17, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines, MMA 0

Mayweather: Rousey On Ring Magazine Looks Bad

Mayweather: Rousey On Ring Magazine Looks Bad

As we all know, Ronda Rousey recently became the first MMA fighter to grace the cover of the The Ring, a boxing magazine that has been around since 1922. The move upset many in the boxing world especially since Rousey will soon be facing Holly Holm, a former boxer turned MMA fighter. Amongst those critics [...]

November 12, 2015 admin Boxing, Headlines 0

Nick Diaz In Settlement Talks With Nevada Athletic Commission

Nick Diaz In Settlement Talks With Nevada Athletic Commission

As most of you remember back in September the NSAC slapped Nick Diaz with an unprecedented five-year suspension and a $165,000 fine for failing his post-fight drug test. It was his third weed offense in the state and the commission felt Diaz lied on his pre-fight questionnaire. Many thought the suspension unfair and against its [...]

October 28, 2015 admin Headlines, MMA 0

The Ring Magazine Features Ronda Rousey On Its Cover

The Ring Magazine Features Ronda Rousey On Its Cover

Ronda Rousey will be the first mixed martial artist to ever grace the cover of The Ring magazine since its debut in 1922. She will be featured on their January 2016 issue, the second woman ever to grace its cover since its inception. Cathy “Cat” Davis was the only other woman to ever be on [...]

October 27, 2015 admin Hot Seat, MMA 0

Ronda Rousey Teaches Armbar To SportsCenter Co-Host (Video)

Ronda Rousey Teaches Armbar To SportsCenter Co-Host (Video)

Ronda Rousey joined ESPN’s Lindsay Czarniak as the co-host of SportsCenter on Wednesday. “#RouseyCenter” had some tough questions, Ken Jeong and Tim Kurkjian getting put in an armbar. Ronda Rousey asking the tough questions. #RouseyCenter https://t.co/HMMl9AkKiP — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) October 7, 2015 Here she is reducing Ken Juong to tears. .@RondaRousey makes @kenjeong cry on [...]

October 8, 2015 admin Hot Seat, MMA 0