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Bellator MMA Season Eleven in Review

The final season of Bellator MMA was a good one under the leadership of Scott Coker and it looks like Bellator maybe a legitimate promotion. Several changes were implemented for this final season which could be seen as a transitional period. However, they seem to be making a difference for the better which is why Coker was hired. The changes can be looked upon in three basic categories along the way with

The Ultimate Fighter 20: episode 8 – Scrapettes

The episode opens up with the members of Team Melendez deemed the “Scrapettes” meeting and discussing how to move former Team Melendez member Tecia Torres and Heather Jo Clark into the room with Lisa Ellis. Emily Kagan is chosen as the messenger. In the meantime, both teams go to “The Pond” at the Green Valley Ranch Resort to relax. When the Scrapettes leave, Clark and Ellis bring up the moving rooms question up to Torres who

The Ultimate Fighter 20: episode 7 – Risk It All

A rift has appeared within Team Melendez as Heather Jo Clark and Lisa Ellis has began to associate more with Team Pettis in the house and due to injuries sit out during practice sessions. Angela Magana and Emily Kagan bring up the matter with head coach Gilbert Melendez who acknowledges that if everyone was healthy and on the mat things might be different. In the meantime the remaining five members refer to themselves as the “Scrapettes”. This comes from the

Luke Rockhold slips up ahead of his bout with Mike Bisping

Luke Rockhold made a very interesting comment at a press conference ahead of his UFC headline bout with Michael Bisping in Sydney this weekend.  Bisping was pictured sporting a small cut above his left eye as a result of a clash of heads in training and when Rockhold was asked about that cut he commented “I don’t care who Michael’s sparring with. If he’s getting beat up like that, he’s

Gym Rescue Pilot Season Review

Gym Rescue ended it’s three episode test run back on August 24th and the results have yet to be confirmed as success or failure but it isn’t too late to do a general revue on the series. The series capitalized on improvement series like Kitchen Nightmares and took it in the gym field. It brought about some interesting twists and turns with some people who were resistant to help. However, hosts Randy Couture and Frank

The Ultimate Fighter 20: episode 6 – Give It All You Have

The episode opens with Angela Magana talking to Rose Namajunas about how she was born a heroin baby because of the fact that her parents were addicts. She continues to talk about how she was fighting her first few weeks of life to live. Then she talks about how her childhood was filled with details like digging through trash, being grazed by a bullet that hit her mom, and also how her mother

Halloween 2014 Special: Top 10 Types of Outfits in MMA

It’s Halloween weekend and it’s time for people to dress up in various ways, mainly in costumes. For the occasion I decided to write a list on some of the top and more unique outfits worn by fighters over the years. The more unique the outfit types the higher the place. Here they are: 10) Fight Shorts These are probably the most common outfits worn by fighters nowadays. They are

The Ultimate Fighter 20: episode 5 – Coming To Get You

Heather Jo Clark explains to her teammates how the quarrel between her and upcoming opponent Felice Herrig because Clark doesn’t like how Herrig carries herself as a woman or fighter. She also explains that she doesn’t like the fact that Herrig initially turned her down. Later on Team Melendez has a team meeting when coach Gilbert Melendez wants to discuss the issues the team has with Clark. Angela Magana is the most vocal of the group talking about

Will it be Conor McGregor or Cub Swanson next for Jose Aldo?

Who will be next to challenge Jose Aldo’s Featherweight throne doesn’t appear to be quite as straightforward as it seemed.  Most fight fans had resigned themselves to the idea of Conor McGregor getting the next title shot following his impressive 4 fight win streak combined with an even more impressive PR campaign. Dana even flew McGregor to Brazil for UFC 179 as his guest of honour, clearly to create some