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Mayweather vs. McGregor: Ridiculous Hype

Mayweather vs. McGregor: Ridiculous Hype

Of late, there has been a huge amount of comment online about a potential fight between Floyd Mayweather and Connor McGregor. The two have sniped back-and-forth at each other for quite a while now on Twitter and in other venues. In recent days, the hypothetical bout between boxing legend and MMA star has started to [...]

May 17, 2016 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Wanderlei Silva Was Hit By A Car

Wanderlei Silva Was Hit By A Car

MMA legend Wanderlei Silva was hit by a car on Wednesday while riding his bicycle, luckily for him though, the injuries are not life threatening. The accident was confirmed via Wanderlei’s official Facebook account: Please note that the Wand had an accident where he was hit by a car when he was returning by bicycle [...]

May 12, 2016 admin Headlines, MMA 0

Ronda Rousey Had Suicidal Thoughts After Loss To Holly Holm

Ronda Rousey Had Suicidal Thoughts After Loss To Holly Holm

For the first time since her loss to Holly Holm, Ronda Rousey opens up on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” about how hard her first career loss was. The fight ended with a head kick that rendered Rousey unconscious and handed her the only defeat of her MMA career. Rousey told Ellen that as soon as [...]

February 16, 2016 admin Headlines, MMA 0

MMA Fighter Emanuel Newton Says Pre-Fight Sex To Blame For Loss

MMA Fighter Emanuel Newton Says Pre-Fight Sex To Blame For Loss

Former Bellator light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton says that having sex before his most recent fight is partially to blame for his loss. At least that’s the reason he’s giving for losing to Phil Davis last September. Fighters explaining reasons for a loss is commonplace in the MMA, but this might be a new one [...]

February 11, 2016 admin Headlines, MMA 0

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