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Going deeper into MMA fighter longevity: Does age matter?

Going deeper into MMA fighter longevity: Does age matter?

Bloody Elbow July 18, 2013 Comments Off

A guest post by BE reader and community member Patrick Wyman After taking an initial look at questions of longevity in my last piece, it seems appropriate to dig

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MMA Tete-A-Tete: 2013 half-year awards (fight, fighter, event, technique) with Nate and Dallas

MMA Tete-A-Tete: 2013 half-year awards (fight, fighter, event, technique) with Nate and Dallas

Dallas Winston July 18, 2013 Comments Off

Kid Nate and Dallas Winston are back with another iteration of MMA Tete-A-Tete: Coarsening the Discourse, this time selecting candidates for 2013's Best Fight, Fighter, Event and Technique

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How does the UFC book the flyweight division after UFC on Fox 8?

How does the UFC book the flyweight division after UFC on Fox 8?

Tim Burke July 18, 2013 Comments Off

The UFC's flyweight division has always been sort of unique. The lower weight classes have generally struggled to be major draws in MMA and unlike featherweight and bantamweight,

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Anderson Silva’s manager says superfights still on the table

Anderson Silva’s manager says superfights still on the table

Nate Wilcox July 18, 2013 Comments Off

Keep hope alive! That's the business Ed Soares is in. Well technically his job title is Anderson Silva's manager but he also moonlights in the moonbeams and rainbows

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Former UFC and WWE champ Brock Lesnar eats big meal

Former UFC and WWE champ Brock Lesnar eats big meal

Nate Wilcox July 18, 2013 Comments Off

Hang on to your iPads kiddies, we've got some HUGE news. Journalistic powerhouse TMZ.com is reporting that former UFC Heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar has ordered, eaten and paid

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Frank Shamrock and Ken Shamrock settle their differences

Frank Shamrock and Ken Shamrock settle their differences

Nate Wilcox July 18, 2013 Comments Off

Adoptive brothers Frank and Ken Shamrock were once teammates and training partners but the two former UFC champs have been at odds since the late 1990s when Frank

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Cesar Gracie: UFC has offered Nick Diaz a new contract and a fight

Cesar Gracie: UFC has offered Nick Diaz a new contract and a fight

Nate Wilcox July 18, 2013 Comments Off

Former Strikeforce champ Nick Diaz putatively retired following his back-to-back UFC losses to Carlos Condit and Georges St. Pierre. Diaz's next move was mounting his own regional MMA

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ONE FC 10: Shinichi Kojima vs. Andrew Leone, Kotetsu Boku vs. Vuyisile Colossa added to Jakarta event

ONE FC 10: Shinichi Kojima vs. Andrew Leone, Kotetsu Boku vs. Vuyisile Colossa added to Jakarta event

Anton Tabuena July 18, 2013 Comments Off

ONE Fighting Championship will return to Jakarta, Indonesia on September 13 and it will be headlined by two of the top flyweights in the region in Shinichi Kojima

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Michael Bisping squashes sparring KO rumors

Michael Bisping squashes sparring KO rumors

Chris Hall July 18, 2013 Comments Off

After rumors started circulating that he'd been knocked out by a "professional boxer" while sparring, The Count released a video to put a stop to them.

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Terrell Gausha now says he’ll wear American colors Saturday, despite anger at George Zimmerman verdict

Terrell Gausha now says he’ll wear American colors Saturday, despite anger at George Zimmerman verdict

Brent Brookhouse July 18, 2013 Comments Off

As we discussed earlier in the day, Terrell Gausha had tweeted that he would no longer wear the American colors following the George Zimmerman acquittal, including a tweet

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