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Alex Pereira Says He’s Serious About A Grappling Match vs Anthony Smith: “The Bet Is Real”

No, Alex Pereira wasn’t kidding when he shared his desire to compete against Anthony Smith on the BJJ mats. What’s more, he has recently doubled down, as expressed in an Instagram story:...

Haisam Rida Talks ‘UFC Black Belts’: “I Don’t Really Know, You Know?”

It’s true that some UFC athletes have been promoted to the rank of a BJJ black belt level without having competed in Jiu-Jitsu… Such as Alex Pereira. And, well, the public’s opinion...

Gabi Garcia’s MMA Return Cancelled Due To Floods In Brazil

The MMA return of Gabi Garcia has been cancelled, due to the devastating floods that have struck Garcia’s hometown of Porto Alegre, Brazil, as well as numerous other cities in the state of Rio...

UFC’s Joaquin Buckley Says He Refused To Fight Ian Garry Due To Herpes Outbreak

It’s been in a recent interview that UFC’s middleweight contender Joaquin Buckley revealed that he turned down a fight against rising star Ian Garry… Because of his opponent’s...

Joe Rogan Calls For Change In UFC Ruleset – That’d Benefit Grapplers

Joe Rogan isn’t “just” a famous podcast host, nor is he “just” UFC’s color commentator… But he has also been a martial arts practitioner for many years...

Dana White Gifts $15k To Fast Food Worker: “The Kid’s Got Integrity”

Different people have different opinions on Dana White… But there’s one thing that’s true for sure: the UFC CEO can be quite generous. The whole story began when social media...

Royce Gracie Did 3 Hour Cold Water Swims, Ran 41 Miles In A Single Session – For His UFC 1 Preparation

Various people prepare in various ways for their fights… But back when Royce Gracie did it for his UFC 1 preparation, he pushed it to the extreme. During his appearance on the Joe Rogan...

UFC Veteran Chad Mendes Urges Youth To Train Wrestling: “Everything Is Easy Afterwards”

Mixed martial arts and UFC veteran Chad Mendes is serious when it comes to recommending martial arts training to the youth… Especially when it comes to wrestling – but even so as far as...

Royce Gracie Reveals Why His Father Chose Him For The UFC 1 Fight

Royce Gracie recently shed light on why his family selected him to fight in UFC 1, back in 1993. And, well, the reason might surprise you… Because it was trusted that Royce will not inflict...

UFC Matchmaker Shares Advice For Prospects Who Want To Get Signed By The Promotion

UFC matchmakers are strictly forbidden to talk about the procedures behind the scenes… However, a new video from TKO Group Holdings — the merged company between UFC and WWE — showcased a...

Ronda Rousey Says She Was Satisfied When Her Ex-Boyfriend Brendan Schaub Was KO’d

Ronda Rousey found great satisfaction in witnessing Travis Browne defeat her ex-boyfriend, Brendan Schaub, and subsequently retire from mixed martial arts. Before Rousey, the former UFC bantamweight...

Khabib Nurmagomedov Wanted Dustin Poirier To Put Him In A Guillotine Choke In Their UFC Match

Ahead of his highly-anticipated return at UFC 302 next month, undisputed lightweight champion Islam Makhachev has shed light on a conversation he had with his long-time friend and coach, Khabib...

Conor McGregor’s UFC Return Already Breaking Records: Gate Surpasses $20 Million Mark

Conor McGregor’s much-anticipated return to the octagon promises not only an exciting fight… But also record-breaking revenue figures. Scheduled for June 29th, McGregor’s comeback...

Dustin Poirier’s Coach Told Him “No More Guillotines” – Here’s What Happened Next

At UFC 299, Dustin Poirier showcased his unwavering commitment to his signature move – the (jumping) Guillotine Choke. However, his head coach, Mike Brown, wasn’t exactly happy with it....

MMA Fighter Says He’d Defeat Gordon Ryan In A Real Fight: “He Has No Hands”

Ramsey Nijem, a former contestant on The Ultimate Fighter and NCAA Division I wrestler, recently mentioned what a potential fight between him and Gordon Ryan would look like… Claiming that...

Khabib Nurmagomedov Reportedly Owes $3.3 Million To Russian Tax Authorities

Khabib Nurmagomedov, the UFC Hall of Famer and former lightweight champion, is reportedly facing legal trouble with the Russian Federal Tax Service. Reports indicate that several accounts linked to...

Royce Gracie’s UFC 1 Opponent Passes Away At 61 Years Old

Art Jimmerson, who famously faced Royce Gracie in the inaugural UFC event in 1993, passed away last Wednesday at the age of 61. His daughter confirmed his death but did not disclose the cause....

Polaris 28: Yoel Romero (47 y/o) Set To Grapple Owen Livesey (32 y/o)

Yoel Romero, one of the greatest MMA fighters in history, will compete in a submission grappling match… Against none other than Owen Livesey! The match has been announced by Polaris and it will...

Alex Pereira Donates $100,000 In Response To Brazil Floods

Alex Pereira is stepping up to support his home country of Brazil, in the wake of a devastating natural disaster. Following severe flooding in Southern Brazil that has resulted in over 90 deaths and...

Chael Sonnen Thinks He Shouldn’t Be In UFC Hall Of Fame: “I Don’t Think So”

At UFC 300, Chael Sonnen was treated to an unexpected surprise… When the promotion revealed that his legendary clash with Anderson Silva at UFC 117 would be a part of the Hall of Fame this...

[WATCH] Merab Dvalishvili Outgrapples Indian Beach Wrestlers

Merab Dvalishvili is not just dominating inside the UFC octagon… But he decided to do the same thing on the beaches of India – by utilizing his superior grappling skills! In a video...

[WATCH] Bruce Buffer Makes A Mistake By Announcing Wrong Winner At UFC 301

Legendary UFC announcer Bruce Buffer made a mistake at the end of the UFC 301 match between Anthony Smith and Victor Petrino… By announcing the wrong winner! Smith tapped out Petrino with a...

Alex Pereira Challenges Anthony Smith To $50k BJJ Match – Smith Accepts

Alex Pereira recently challenged Anthony Smith to a $50,000 submission grappling match… And Smith has now accepted the challenge! Responding to Pereira’s offer for a 5-minute grappling...

[WATCH] Anthony Smith Hits Quick Guillotine Choke At UFC 301

Anthony Smith made a resounding statement at UFC 301… Silencing any doubts and proving that he’s far from being counted out in the octagon. Facing off against Vitor Petrino, who had...