What Traits of UFC Fighters Would Make Up the Perfect Poker Player?

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s evolution has spawned a new wave of Herculean athletes coming from different martial arts backgrounds. Each of them carries their team and country’s flag with pride and conviction against the best of the best the organization has to offer. Along with the diversity of the fighters’ history, comes the inevitable clash of personalities that forms a perfect and exciting MMA rivalry.

Unlike the fruitful relationship of the UFC and arguably one of the world’s top poker destination, Las Vegas, these rivalries can somewhat turn ugly, but often times it serves as a prelude to classic matches. From the heart-stopping middleweight championship clash of Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen; to Bertrand Grospellier and Lex Raszi Veldhuis taking their poker rivalry to the MMA stage; both have seen timeless rivalries and numerous matches that truly define their respective fields. read more

April 4th, 2013 - 4:20 pm § in MMA News

Jay Glazer Trains Brian Banks After Getting Out Of Prison

Jay Glazer is known for his training of NFL players in the art of MMA. He doesn’t specifically training them in MMA but uses the latest cutting edge techniques that MMA has created in order to push the NFL players to the next level.    Jay also trains athletes in other sports such as NBA pl[...]

February 5th, 2013 - 4:04 pm § in MMA News

Bellator Snatches Big UFC Names Like: Randy Couture, Greg Jackson, Frank Shamrock and Joe Warren

As we covered, last week Bellator MMA has been working hard on bringing in big names from the UFC like Randy Couture.  However, now we have learned they have added more big names like Greg Jackson, Frank Shamrock, and Joe Warren for their new Spike reality TV television show.  These guys will work[...]

February 4th, 2013 - 11:34 pm § in MMA News

Anthony Pettis Not Sitting Back & Waiting For Shot

As he sat quietly watching Jose Aldo defeating Frankie Edgar in his sixth defense against his title in the Featherweight UFC division.  Anthony Pettis knew what he had to do.  So, he took out his phone and texted Dana White President of the UFC and told him that he wanted Jose Aldo and he would [.[...]

January 31st, 2013 - 4:22 pm § in MMA News

MMA Not The Only Ones Getting BeatDown For PED’s

It seems like everyday a new MMA fighter is getting busted for performance enhancing drugs (PED’s).  However, it isn’t just the world of mixed martial arts and the Superbowl (Ray Lewis & Banned Substance Allegations) that has these issues are exploding.  Traditional sports and arts[...]

January 29th, 2013 - 11:27 pm § in MMA News

UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture Signs With Bellator

Bellator is creating a lot of waves right now and now just released news that the UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture has just signed a multi-year contract with them as well as SPIKE TV.  Couture is no rookie when it comes to being on an MMA reality TV show.  He was on the “Ultimate [...][...]

January 28th, 2013 - 10:24 pm § in MMA News

Rick Hawn Get’s Payment Pulled For Loss

Last Thursday night in Bellator’s broadcast in the title fight Rick Hawn an Olympian in Judo was submitted by Michael Chandler in the second round.  Even though there were just under a million viewers one of Hawn’s sponsors was not happy with his performance and put a stop payment on th[...]