A former WWE Champion is making the jump to MMA – For The Win

A former WWE Champion is making the jump to MMA – For The Win

Former University of Oklahoma wrestling star Jake Hager, better known by his WWE persona Jack Swagger, is getting in the cage to start a career in MMA. Hager, who was a WWE Champion, ECW Champion and United States Champion during his decade-long career as a professional wrestler, has signed with Bellator MMA and will be […]

John Kavanagh describes Conor McGregor as 'overemotional' at Bellator 187 – MMA Fighting

John Kavanagh describes Conor McGregor as 'overemotional' at Bellator 187 – MMA Fighting

MMA Fighting John Kavanagh describes Conor McGregor as ‘overemotional’ at Bellator 187MMA FightingJohn Kavanagh appeared on TV3’s The Six O’clock Show on Monday evening and discussed Conor McGregor’s controversial appearance at Bellator 187 in Dublin on Friday night. After scaling the cage fence in celebration with his teammate Charlie Ward, …Conor McGregor’s next fight at UFC […]

Andrei Arlovski relieved after UFC Fight Night 120 win: 'Finally I broke the streak of losing' – MMAjunkie.com

Andrei Arlovski relieved after UFC Fight Night 120 win: 'Finally I broke the streak of losing' – MMAjunkie.com

NORFOLK, Va. – Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski relieved a significant amount of pressure from his shoulders Saturday when he snapped a five-fight losing skid with a decision victory over Junior Albini at UFC Fight Night 120. Arlovski’s (26-15 MMA, 15-9 UFC) UFC career was likely on the line against Albini (14-3 MMA, 1-1 UFC), […]

MMA official chastises Conor McGregor for jumping into cage, 'assaulting' referee at Bellator event – Washington Post

MMA official chastises Conor McGregor for jumping into cage, 'assaulting' referee at Bellator event – Washington Post

Conor McGregor let his emotions run wild on Friday and is now being criticized for it. (Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images) Conor McGregor’s fists and loudmouth persona have made him one of the highest paid fighters in the world. On Saturday, however, his moneymaking attributes earned him plenty of scorn from many in the mixed martial arts community […]

MMA Fighter Opens Up on Being 'Dead' in Cage for 5 Minutes … – Bleacher Report

MMA Fighter Opens Up on Being 'Dead' in Cage for 5 Minutes … – Bleacher Report

Photo courtesy of Mike Jackson There’s a saying in football that the scariest injuries are those that involve no physical contact. On November 3 in Houston, that extended to MMA. During the second round of his fight with Charlie Ontiveros, Clovis “C.J.” Hancock, a 32-year-old fighting for the regional Legacy Fighting Alliance promotion, collapsed onto […]