Monthly Archive: June, 2014

GLORY 17 Recap

We were LIVE on press row at GLORY 17, and our man on the scene (@sweetpappyjones) was there covering the play-by-play on Twitter. He also broke down the card beginning to end for anyone… Continue reading

Nick Diaz Hoping for Early 2015 Return

UFC welterweight Nick Diaz has said repeatedly that he was retired unless the UFC would pay him $500,000 or give him a title fight; neither possibility seemed likely. The absence of Nick Diaz brothers is an awful loss… Continue reading

Rickson Wanted $1 Million for UFC 1

So, for those who have completely failed to keep up on the history of MMA, or more concisely, the history of the UFC, it’s worth noting that, at the time of UFC 1, the big… Continue reading

GLORY 17: Last Man Standing Preview (FIGHTLAND)

Jack Slack is the master of both previewing fights and breaking them down, and he has decided to put his talents to work with this Saturday’s GLORY 17 card. Go check out his… Continue reading

The MMA Podcast – Episode 95

GLORY 17 is upon us this Saturday, and we break down the biggest kickboxing card of the year going down in LA. We also recap UFC 174, the huge Bellator shake-up, and the… Continue reading

Chael Sonnen Reportedly Offered Job as Bellator President

Huge news being reported on recently with the big shakeup at Bellator. Scott Coker may not have been Viacom’s #1 option for next Bellator president. In fact, it could have been Chael Sonnen… Continue reading

New UFC 175 Line-Up

After the Wanderlei/Chael/Vitor shake-up, the UFC 175 card has been finalized. Surprisingly, Urijah Faber will be left off the PPV portion of the card in his fight against Alex Caceres. The PPV will… Continue reading

Huge Bellator Changes, Tournament Format Scrapped

The Bjorn Rebney era in Bellator might be soon coming to an end. According to sources with knowledge of the situation, Viacom executives, the majority owner of Bellator MMA, informed Rebney, the founder and CEO… Continue reading

TMP 94 Clip: Josh Sampo Interview

On last week’s episode of The MMA Podcast, we spoke with UFC flyweight Josh Sampo about his career, missing out on $100,000 for missing weight, and his prospects in the flyweight division looking forward.… Continue reading

EA Sports: UFC Released Today

The much anticipated EA Sports: UFC game was released today to the delight of many UFC fans. Did you buy the game? Do you love it? Do you hate it? Can you stop… Continue reading