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Invicta FC 9 & 10 announced, features Cris Cyborg’s 135 pound debut

Invicta FC 9 & 10 announced, features Cris Cyborg’s 135 pound debut

Well fight fans, it looks like the highly anticipated match between Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg and UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is one step closer to happening as it was announced today that Cyborg would be making her bantamweight debut at Invicta FC 10 this December on UFC Fight Pass. As for Cyborg’s […]

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2 full post fight press conference

Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2 full post fight press conference

Well another fight is in the books as Floyd Mayweather Jr. beats Marcos Maidana via unanimous decision in their rematch at the MGM Grand. Mayweather and Maidana both spoke about the fight as we recorded the entire post fight press conference in this video below:

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Sergio Martinez says medical evaluation in 10 days will decide career fate

Sergio Martinez says medical evaluation in 10 days will decide career fate

After a steady decline in his last few fights culminating in his lopsided loss to Miguel Cotto in June, the oft-injured Sergio Martinez’s career now hangs in the balance. With a couple of knee surgeries over the past few years that have visibly affected his career and he now awaits a medical evaluation to decide […]

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Gilbert Melendez is not scared of Anthony Pettis’ kicks, talks coaching TUF 20

Gilbert Melendez is not scared of Anthony Pettis’ kicks, talks coaching TUF 20

No. 1 ranked UFC lightweight contender and former Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert “El Nino” Melendez is set to return to the Octagon this December for his second crack at UFC gold when he takes on UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis at UFC 181. Prior to their title fight, the two men coached opposite one […]

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Floyd Mayweather says no talks have taken place between Showtime and HBO regarding Manny Pacquiao bout in 2015

Floyd Mayweather says no talks have taken place between Showtime and HBO regarding Manny Pacquiao bout in 2015

Manny Pacquiao and Bob Arum mentioned multiple times that closed-door talks between CBS/Showtime and HBO have taken place to get a possible mega-fight between Floyd Mayweather and Pacquiao, but Money May said he knows of no such negotiations. Talking with media after the grand arrivals of all the fighters on this weekends “Mayhem” Showtime PPV […]

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Mayweather vs. Maidana II: Money May says ‘Maidana is trying to pull a Margarito-type move!’

Mayweather vs. Maidana II: Money May says ‘Maidana is trying to pull a Margarito-type move!’

The bi-annual trip to the sweltering Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas for a Floyd Mayweather media day was upon us Tuesday and Fight Hub was there to capture all of the action. Mayweather went through his training regimen for the various media members in attendance and of course spoke with the press about his […]

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Arum says ‘All signs seem to point to the fight happening early next year.’

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Arum says ‘All signs seem to point to the fight happening early next year.’

Although most of the world has grown tired of talking about a possible Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Manny Pacquiao mega fight, chatter still goes on fueled by the usual suspects. Top Rank Promotions CEO, Bob Arum, told The San Francisco Chronicle that the two pound-for-pound greats of their generation could meet in 2015 and that […]

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Marcos Maidana “Other rivals never called me dirty; It’s Mayweather & he’s dirty!”

Marcos Maidana “Other rivals never called me dirty; It’s Mayweather & he’s dirty!”

Over the weekend at the Porter vs. Brook bout at The Stub Hub Center in Carson CA, Marcos Maidana held a media roundtable ahead of his rematch with Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Sept 13th. Shortly after I had a chance to ask some follow up questions that remained on my mind as I spoke to […]

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NVBHOF 2014 induction and awards ceremony highlights

NVBHOF 2014 induction and awards ceremony highlights

For any athlete besides the fame and the fortune a sport can bring awards and honors are as good as anything money can buy. In its second year the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame handed out its annual hall of fame inductions and awards to a wide array of honorees at the Tropicana Hotel and […]

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Royce Gracie on WMMA- “I like my girls delicate”

Royce Gracie on WMMA- “I like my girls delicate”

We catch up with MMA Pioneer and UFC hall of famer Royce Gracie and ask him his thoughts on if he’s a fan of women fighting in MMA. Gracie supports the notion of women competing in mixed martial arts but it seems it may not be his cup of tea. “I like my girls delicate […]

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Floyd Mayweather responds to dirty elbow tactics & if he would fight on 4th of July weekend

Floyd Mayweather responds to dirty elbow tactics & if he would fight on 4th of July weekend

Since the beginning of the Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 press tour, Floyd Mayweather Jr. has made it a point to express that he was not happy with the way Marcos Maidana fought him last May. He points out the manner in which he received elbows, blows to the back of the head and punches to […]

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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 […]

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Rampage Jackson still doesn’t give a F*** about the UFC Hall of Fame

Rampage Jackson still doesn’t give a F*** about the UFC Hall of Fame

The problem with the UFC Hall of Fame is its inconsistencies. Tank Abbott and Don Frye should be in the HoF alongside Mark Coleman. Jens Pulver and plenty others should be inducted, but politics are the name of the game. Stephan Bonnar is in the UFC HoF purely off of his guts in a single […]

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Rich Franklin talks UFC return & juicing

Rich Franklin talks UFC return & juicing

Rich Franklin is well on his way to the UFC Hall of Fame, this much is known and this much is obvious, but I suggest possibly an even greater honor to bestow upon the former UFC middleweight champion – create a new weight division called ‘Franklinweight.’ You know what I’m saying here – create a […]

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Fight Hub TV’s 2013 Fighter of the year in boxing: Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Fight Hub TV’s 2013 Fighter of the year in boxing: Floyd Mayweather Jr.

2013 has passed us and as we look towards a new year with new goals, we take a look back at the last year and the one fighter that changed the boxing landscape. No one did more to put boxing into the mainstream and put himself into the main stream as Floyd Mayweather Jr. did […]

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Fight Hub TV’s look back at the best submissions of 2013

Fight Hub TV’s look back at the best submissions of 2013

By Alex Mattis The criteria for this list consists of four factors: -Fight relevancy -Level of competition -Skill level displayed -The overall memorable quality The elite fighters of the world are in the UFC. That’s the way it is. Thus, the elite level of competition and skill are in the UFC. This is a way […]

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Brock Lesnar’s Return: WWE not UFC

Brock Lesnar’s Return: WWE not UFC

By Will Gray “Don’t call it a comeback, I’ve been here for years.” Well by years I mean only a few and a comeback is a return from a self-imposed hiatus, like Bruce Wayne when he saw work wasn’t finished and went all Dark Knight Returns on ‘em. Point is: new year, new stories, new […]

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Fight Hub TV’s 2013 Top Ten MMA KO’s

Fight Hub TV’s 2013 Top Ten MMA KO’s

By Alex Mattis The criteria for this list consists of four factors: -Fight relevancy -Level of competition -Skill level displayed -The overall memorable quality The elite fighters of the world are in the UFC. That’s the way it is. Thus, the elite level of competition and skill are in the UFC. This is a way […]

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Fight Hub TV’s Top Ten MMA fights of 2013

Fight Hub TV’s Top Ten MMA fights of 2013

By Alex Mattis By the time you read this, Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva will have fulfilled their destiny, Miesha Tate may or may not (but, most likely will) have her arm in a cast, and Josh Barnett will have probably spouted off a Dusty Rhodes-esque diatribe on the mic. UFC 168 is upon us, […]

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UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva 2 aftermath should be called “shattered dreams”

UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva 2 aftermath should be called “shattered dreams”

Alas and unfortunately, the image seen at left will most likely be the last one we see of arguably the greatest fighter ever in the history of mixed martial arts inside the cage. The fighter is of course the great Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva and sadly the image is of the seemingly invincible Silva clutching […]

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