Ed Soares likes the idea of Nick Diaz as a comeback fight for Anderson Silva on PPV

Ed Soares likes the idea of Nick Diaz as a comeback fight for Anderson Silva on PPV

Let the hype train begin! Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz is a fight that has been bounced around quite a bit by fans for some years. With Diaz wanting to come out of retirement and Silva close to being able to fight again, the fight appears to make more and more sense. But is it […]

Mayweather: Sept. 13 rematch with Maidana is on

Mayweather: Sept. 13 rematch with Maidana is on

As many fans hoped after as close of a fight as the pound-for-pound king has been in in the past several years, Floyd Mayweather Jr. said that the rematch with Marcos Maidana is on for Sept. 13 (per The Daily Mail). In an interview with LaTen Media (h/t Bleacher Report) following the BET Music Awards […]

Freddie Roach talks Cotto’s win over Martinez & feels he would knock out Mayweather in a rematch

Freddie Roach talks Cotto’s win over Martinez & feels he would knock out Mayweather in a rematch

Miguel Cotto’s performance on Saturday at the Garden can be attributed to hard work, dedication and Freddie Roach. The hall of fame trainer has done wonders with the Puerto Rican fighter who in his last two fights has looked spectacular with wins over Delvin Rodriguez and of course, Sergio Martinez. With the middleweight title now […]

Frank Shamrock feels bad for Ortiz & himself on UFC record keeping & why MMA will never pass in New York

Frank Shamrock feels bad for Ortiz & himself on UFC record keeping & why MMA will never pass in New York

  MMA was just passed once more yesterday in the New York senate. It is hard to get our hopes up as it seems year after year it gets passed on the senate floor but gets killed again in their Assembly. I’m not trying to speak ill of anything but let’s be honest – five […]

John Hackleman: “Jon Jones – Don’t post pics like a douchebag”

John Hackleman: “Jon Jones – Don’t post pics like a douchebag”

As in any sport, MMA has allowed some of the trainers and coaches of our most popular fighters to be characters and stars within themselves. Before running a gym that was an one time UFC championship stable, Pat Militech was a UFC champion himself; Greg Jackson is just as noted as the fighters he has […]


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UFC abound with young champions such as Rousey and Weidman as old guard passes

UFC abound with young champions such as Rousey and Weidman as old guard passes

By Sammy Perez: On Sunday night at The Ultimate Fighter finale, the legendary BJ Penn retired after losing to Frankie Edgar for a third time. Shortly after at his post fight press conference, any doubts of wether he would really hang up the gloves was confirmed as a emotional Penn broke down and said bye […]

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#canelolara pro’s picks- Andre Ward, Berto, Malginaggi, Porter & others chime in

#canelolara pro’s picks- Andre Ward, Berto, Malginaggi, Porter & others chime in

In this edition of pro’s picks, we talk to a a handful of fighters about the upcoming match-up between Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara. By the looks of it even the pro’s seem split as just about everyone we have spoken to is not to sure who will win on Saturday night at the MGM […]

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Flashback: Marquez vs. Alvarado photo gallery

Flashback: Marquez vs. Alvarado photo gallery

Last weekend Juan Manuel Marquez showed that even at forty years old, he is still a force to be reckon with inside the squared circle. He beat Mike Alvardo via unanimous decision and now has the option to face Manny Pacquiao for a 5th time in Macau, China. Our resident photographer Freddie Sosa captured the […]

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Sergio Martinez still promises a KO over Miguel Cotto as he talks his character & training

Sergio Martinez still promises a KO over Miguel Cotto as he talks his character & training

All the hype surrounding what could be one of the best fights of 2014 has gotten a bit more interesting over the past few weeks as each fighters’ camp has taken verbal jabs at one another through the media and HBO’s reality show 24/7: Cotto vs. Martinez. Although some of what is said may seem […]

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#canelolara pro’s picks- Andre Ward, Berto, Malginaggi, Porter & others chime in

#canelolara pro’s picks- Andre Ward, Berto, Malginaggi, Porter & others chime in

In this edition of pro’s picks, we talk to a a handful of fighters about the upcoming match-up between Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara. By the looks of it even the pro’s seem split as just about everyone we have spoken to is not to sure who will win on Saturday night at the MGM […]

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Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislady Lara full weigh in & face off video

Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislady Lara full weigh in & face off video

Well folks, the weigh between Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara took place earlier today at The MGM Grand in what was a pro-Canelo crowd. Both fighters made the contracted weight of 155 lbs as we caught the sights and sounds of the weigh-in in full in this video below! Full weights from Las Vegas: Saul […]

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Canelo Alvarez says he is done talking and is ready to fight. Tells you who to bet on World Cup Final

Canelo Alvarez says he is done talking and is ready to fight. Tells you who to bet on World Cup Final

We are one day away from Canelo vs. Lara and really all that could be said has been said. No talk or comment could change anything that could happen in the ring tomorrow night and frankly both fighters share the same feelings. Lara said it in interviews with press yesterday and Canelo shared the same […]

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Erislandy Lara wants to take Canelo into deep water and hopes to drown him

Erislandy Lara wants to take Canelo into deep water and hopes to drown him

Canelo Alvarez has fought 44 times in a pro career that started back when he was 15 years old. Yea, kids turn pro in Mexico at that age. Tough times call for extraordinary situations and Canelo has been in his fair share of 12 round fights. Erislandy Lara wants to take the Mexican into deep […]

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Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara- Final press conference video & intense face off

Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara- Final press conference video & intense face off

Just two days are left before Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara step foot in the ring on Showtime PPV and many fans are split on who will win the fight. Current Vegas odds have Canelo the 2-1 favorite over Lara but which ever way you go, who ever you ask, many people see this as […]

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Canelo vs. Lara: Full fight purses for the Showtime PPV card

Canelo vs. Lara: Full fight purses for the Showtime PPV card

With just two days until the big Showtime pay-per-view showdown between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara there’s not much more to do other than fight. With that being said all the fighters not only want to win but they also want to get paid in the process and Wednesday the purses for all the […]

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Canelo Alvarez says he will pressure Erislandy Lara intelligently & look for combinations on July 12th

Canelo Alvarez says he will pressure Erislandy Lara intelligently & look for combinations on July 12th

When Canelo Alvarez steps in the ring against Erislandy Lara this Saturday on Showtime PPV, expect him to fight the fight we expected him to fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. One in which he is some sort of crazed testosterone filled Honey badger just going ape shit over the pure awesomeness of being a freaking […]

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Canelo Alvarez mobbed by women & fans at Canelo vs. Lara workouts

Canelo Alvarez mobbed by women & fans at Canelo vs. Lara workouts

Today I came to the realization of how much pull Canelo Alvarez has in this whole boxing game thing. Canelo is set to face a tough challenge in Erislandy Lara on July 12th. A fight his promoter Oscar De La Hoya was not happy about when it came to choosing opponents. Today both main event […]

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Canelo vs. Lara: Erislandy Lara works out, mingles with fans and holds babies at MGM Grand

Canelo vs. Lara: Erislandy Lara works out, mingles with fans and holds babies at MGM Grand

Yea you read that headline right. The fans in Las Vegas love Erislandy Lara. Today at the public workouts at the MGM Grand for this Canelo vs. Lara card fans embraced and cheered for the Cuban fighter. They hugged him, asked him for autographs, took selfies with him and even threw their babies at him. […]

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Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves press conference video highlights

Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves press conference video highlights

After eight months from his last performance against Manny Pacquiao, fan favorite Brandon Rios will finally return to the squared circle. On August 2nd, he will be fighting at The Cosmo of Las Vegas as he takes on former interim WBA welterweight champion Diego Chaves. Rios will look to be the second man to finish […]

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Canelo trainer “Lara is not Mayweather! If Oscar makes Pacquiao fight we are ready!”

Canelo trainer “Lara is not Mayweather! If Oscar makes Pacquiao fight we are ready!”

The one big question surrounding this Canelo vs. Lara fight is how will Canelo deal with a defensive, slick minded south paw such as Erislandy Lara after the showing he had with Floyd Mayweather Jr. He’s disposed of one southpaw in Austin Trout and now Canelo is looking to add Erislandy to the list of […]

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Canelo vs. Lara MGM grand arrival: Face off & interview video

Canelo vs. Lara MGM grand arrival: Face off & interview video

It’s fight week! Both Canelo Alvarez & Erislandy Lara made their grand arrivals today at The MGM Grand as fans packed the lobby of the casino. If the fan presence today is a indicator of how well the fight will do the night of, expect it to be a sell out. Check out what Canelo […]

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UFC abound with young champions such as Rousey and Weidman as old guard passes

UFC abound with young champions such as Rousey and Weidman as old guard passes

By Sammy Perez: On Sunday night at The Ultimate Fighter finale, the legendary BJ Penn retired after losing to Frankie Edgar for a third time. Shortly after at his post fight press conference, any doubts of wether he would really hang up the gloves was confirmed as a emotional Penn broke down and said bye […]

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Chris Weidman beats Lyoto Machida in entertaining title fight- UFC 175 results

Chris Weidman beats Lyoto Machida in entertaining title fight- UFC 175 results

Full results from Las Vegas, NV: Chris Weidman def. Lyoto Machida via unanimous decision (49-45, 48-47, 49-46) Ronda Rousey def. Alexis Davis via knockout (punches) – Round 1, 0:16 Uriah Hall def. Thiago Santos via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) Russell Doane def. Marcus Brimage via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27) Urijah Faber def. Alex […]

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Chris Beal – “Ronda Rousey has hands!”

Chris Beal – “Ronda Rousey has hands!”

    “You play ball like a girl!” – Hamilton ‘Ham’ Porter No words have more been etched into the minds of adolescent children who grew up with the instant classic The Sandlot. Looking past baseball, if someone were to tell you that you punched or kicked like a girl, a majority of us red […]

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Amir Khan arrested after allegedly assaulting two teens

Amir Khan arrested after allegedly assaulting two teens

Former junior welterweight champion Amir Khan was arrested early Friday on suspicion of common assault on two teenagers in his hometown of Bolton, England. The Bolton News reported that Khan pulled up to the two teens after they left a mosque in the area when one of the teens allegedly mouthed off to one of […]

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BJ Penn on knees for Frankie Edgar at TUF 19 & feeling that 145lbs is finally his true weight

BJ Penn on knees for Frankie Edgar at TUF 19 & feeling that 145lbs is finally his true weight

BJ Penn looks to show the world that he still has a heck of a lot of fight in him left as he makes his featherweight debut against old rival Frankie Edgar. The two square off this Sunday on the final of the 19th season of The Ultimate Fighter. Wow, just saying that makes me […]

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Canelo: ‘I’m going to shut him (Lara) up once and for all.’

Canelo: ‘I’m going to shut him (Lara) up once and for all.’

As fight week is just a little over a week away things are heating up between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara. Alvarez has mentioned a few times in the press and on Showtime’s All Access that the 31-year-old Cuban national is getting under his skin after the way he bad mouths him to media. […]

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Lyoto Machida confident in win at UFC 175 over Weidman; Doesn’t rule out future Anderson Silva fight

Lyoto Machida confident in win at UFC 175 over Weidman; Doesn’t rule out future Anderson Silva fight

Lyoto Machida is uber confident that he will beat Chris Weidman tomorrow night at UFC 175. He is also confident that Brazil will beat Columbia today at the World Cup. Both remain to be seen and both could go either ways but why are we sugar coating the most eyebrow raising thing of this interview! […]

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Chris Weidman talks UFC 175 weight cut, super fights & is not interested in the 205lbs belt

Chris Weidman talks UFC 175 weight cut, super fights & is not interested in the 205lbs belt

Mr. Chris Weidman has a UFC 175 title fight this weekend against Ryu stunt double and former UFC champion Lyoto Machida. It’s really a pick’em fight when you look at it. Machida has a outstanding record against wrestlers and Weidman has just been on fire as of late. Wait a second, both guys have been […]

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