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Ninja Rua expects a war against Tom Watson at BAMMA 6 (Exclusive Interview)

Next weekend, PRIDE veteran and former EliteXC Middleweight Champion Murilo "Ninja" Rua will headline the sixth BAMMA fight card, challenging the reigning Middleweight Champion and a local crowd favorite Tom "Kong" Watson. It will be Rua's fourth fight on the British soil and his first under the BAMMA banner. Older brother of the former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, Ninja is currently 20-11-1 (8 KO's, 10 Submissions) in his Mixed Martial Arts career, after competing all around the

Daniel Gracie talks cutting down to 185, Gracie Family at UFC: Rio and the future with Bellator

After fighting for the first time in four years at IFC: Genesis, Daniel Gracie participated in the current edition of Bellator Light Heavyweight Tournament. In a fight that took place at Harrah's Tunica Hotel and Casino in Tunica, Mississippi, Gracie lost a Unanimous Decision to Tim Carpenter in his debut at Bellator 38. After the fight, Daniel Gracie announced he's going to drop down in weight and will compete in the Bellator Middleweight division.The legendary Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Martin Kampmann gives his UFC 129 Predictions: Put your money on GSP

Jake Shields' previous opponent, Martin "The Hitman" Kampmann, shared his predictions ahead of tomorrow's UFC 129. Kampmann suggested everyone should put their money on Georges St. Pierre, once again reflecting on his disappointment with judges scorecards in UFC 121 split decision defeat against Jake Shields.Photo: Francis

Inside look at Fedor Emelianenko’s training camp in Holland

Russian "Iron World Magazine" takes an inside look at Fedor Emelianenko's training camp in Holland, where "The Last Emperor" sharpens his skills ahead of the anticipated return this summer. The video also features the K-1 legend Ernesto Hoost, as well as M-1 Challenge stars such as Maxim Grishin, Viktor Nemlkov and Dmitri Samoilov. Props: Iron World Magazine | Picture: Francis

Georges St. Pierre using Gymnastics training techniques in preparations for Jake Shields

On April 30th, UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre will look to defend his title for sixth consecutive time, facing Jake Shields at the main event of UFC 129 in Toronto, Canada. Goerges St. Pierre is currently undefeated in eight consecutive bouts, with 5 decisions and 2 TKO and 1 Submission victories. The fight against Jake Shields will be St. Pierre's third in Canada since winning the title back from Matt Serra at UFC 83.St. Pierre is known as a big fan of gymnastics, something that according

Tito Ortiz talks about crashing at the 2011 Long Beach Celebrity GP Race, and the fight against Ryan Bader

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz shared his thoughts about crashing into wall at THE 2011 Long Beach Celebrity GP. Ortiz also discussed the upcoming fight against Ryan Bader, as well as his "survivor skills" and businessman approach.

Mr. Superfight Georges St. Pierre

In two weeks from now, UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre will look to defend his title for the sixth time, squaring off against Jake Shields at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario. The fight will headline the stacked UFC 129, which will also feature names such as Randy Couture, Lyoto Machida, Jose Aldo and Ben Henderson on the main card of the night. Many fans and MMA experts see in St. Pierre's fight against Jake Shields only a hurdle before "the real thing", UFC Middleweight encounter against

Fedor Emelianenko continues to sharpen his skills in Holland

Mixed Martial Arts legend Fedor "The Last Emperor" Emelianenko continues his two-week training camp in Holland, in what could be a start of one of the greatest career comebacks in MMA history. Accompanied by Kiril Sidelnikov and Maxim Grishin, Fedor toured between Special Sports Amstelveen, Kops, Seichin and Team Slamm! gyms in his "Dutch Training Camp". In this video, "The Last Emperor" continues to sharpen his striking skills, training with the K-1 and PRIDE veteran Jerrel Venetiaan. Here's a brief

Manager: Win or Lose, Paul Daley will stay with Strikeforce for at least next Five Fights

"Including the fight on Saturday, Paul's contract with Strikeforce is for five fights. They given us all the insurances that he will finish his contract until the end. Paul Daley should be with Strikeforce for at least another five fights. We've been told by Scott Scoker and the Zuffa team as well, that Paul's contract is where it stands. For me, I'll take their word and we'll see what happens. We were actually scheduled to re-negotiate after this fight. So we'll see. We are going to honor the contract as

Ben Askren: It’s all about going out there and beat somebody up (Exclusive Interview)

Bellator Welterweight Champion Ben "Funky" Askren will step inside the Bellator cage this Saturday, fighting MMA veteran Nick Thompson at the main event of the night. Askren won the Bellator Season Three Welterweight Tournament (def. Dan Hornbuckle) last year, then capturing the Bellator Welterweight title from the hands of Lyman Good at Bellator 33."Funky" is 7-0 in his Mixed Martial Arts career, and is considered as one of the most decorated Wrestlers in the sport today. Ben Askren is a two-time NCAA

Edith Labelle’s BSN Supplements Photo Shoot (2011) favorite (former) ring girl Edith Labelle did another photo shoot for BSN Supplements, also talking about her new job as BSN Girl. Born in Montreal, Edith Labelle was "released" by the UFC back in 2009, after reportedly being "hungover" before UFC 100.

From Heavyweight to Bantamweight: Seven Future UFC Champions

There's no doubt about the future belonging to the young. And with fighters such as Jon Jones and Anthony Pettis already making an impact in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, let's take a quick look at those who may put the UFC belt around their waist sooner than we think. From Heavyweight to Bantamweight, here's a list of seven future UFC Champions. And as always, feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.Heavyweight: Stefan Struve Age: 23 Record: 21-4 The greatest thing about

Randy Couture: The fight against Lyoto Machida could be my last

“There’s a big chance this is my last fight. I’m not going to be making any official announcements, I don’t think anybody would buy it – I already did that once! But I’m in terrific shape, I’m feeling confident about Lyoto and dialling into the attack and how we’re going to get our hands on him. There’s a lot of other things calling me now, and there’s a chance this is the last one. I’ve got several other movies lined up, The

Michael Bisping: Nate Marquardt is a Hypocrite and a Steroid Cheat (Updated)

"Nate Marquardt is quite a hypocrite. He's a steroid cheat, let's not forget that. He's had points taken away for illegally kneeing people himself, and then he goes out talking about me as if I'm Satan or something. The guy's an absolute hypocrite. He s---- the bed every time he's in a main event. He's had three number one contender fights and a title shot and lost them all. I want to fight the top guys and I think Chael Sonnen for me is the biggest possible name I could get, and that's what I'm

Mirko Cro Cop: I will retire if the UFC decide to cut me

PRIDE legend Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic discussed his future, declaring that he may retire if Dana White decides to officially cut him from the promotion. Thirty-six year old Cro Cop is 27-9 in his illustrious MMA career, currently having two back-to-back KO losses to Frank Mir and Brendan Schaub. The Croat is 4-5 in his UFC campaign, having 4 of his defeats via TKO. Here's what Mirko Cro Cop had to say to the local media after his return in Zagreb, Croatia last week: I have one fight left on my UFC

Vadim Finkelstein: Zuffa-Strikeforce deal was done behind M-1’s back

For the first time since Dana White's announcement of the deal between ZUFFA and Strikeforce, M-1 Global CEO Vadim Finkelstein gave his reaction to the surprising turn of events. In an interview to, disappointed Finkelstein revealed that the deal was done behind M-1's back, but still promised "business as usual" for M-1 Global:Date: 17.3.2011 All I can say is that everybody handles their business in their own way. This deal was a total surprise to me, since it was done behind our back. I