Tag Archives: Blue Corner
Jon Jones (@JonnyBones) finally acknowledged Jon Jones (@jonjones) on Twitter

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCDid you know @jonjones on Twitter is, in fact, not the former UFC light heavyweight champion? It’s true.
@jonjones is Jon Jones, but he’s …read more

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Let Brett Johns' story be a warning: When street fighting, maybe avoid historical monuments

Filed under: Blue Corner, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosIn Brett Johns’ defense, he was provoked that time he exchanged chokes and punches with another guy in the middle of the …read more

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Why Brazilian manager Alex Davis is indifferent about Colby Covington's anti-Brazil sentiment

Filed under: Blue Corner, News, Radio Highlight, VideosColby Covington’s Brazil-bashing routine caused such a stir that even some of his American Top Team stablemates turned on him.
But there’s one ATT …read more

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ONE Championship 66 highlights: Check out this crippling liver shot

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsONE Championship closed out its 2017 campaign this past weekend, and the main card opened with a crippling liver shot.
“ONE Championship 66: Warriors of …read more

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Bellator 190 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

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Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, …read more

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Score a scary knockout win? Handle it like the ultra-classy Marlon Moraes

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosIf you’re going to blast an opponent with a scary knockout, you can win over a lot of fans if you handle …read more

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Pro tip: Don't shove your 'deathly sick' baby on a fighter before a UFC main event

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosWhile some advice seems like common sense, it apparently needs to be shared with some MMA fans.
An example: If your baby is …read more

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Video: Watch a Mackenzie Dern get the tap in her Invicta FC debut

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsMackenzie Dern made a successful Invicta FC debut – and showed off some improved striking – in Friday’s Invicta FC 26 co-headliner.
Dern (5-0), a …read more

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Kickboxing giant, cancer survivor headlines Saturday's 'GLORY: Redemption' pay-per-view

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsWhile there’s plenty of MMA on tap this weekend with the UFC, Bellator, Invicta, ONE Championship and RFA all holding events, the biggest fight …read more

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Here's the official poster for UFC 219, featuring Cris Cyborg and Holly Holm

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC
The UFC’s final pay-per-view of the year, UFC 219, is less than a month away. Now it has an official poster.
The event, which …read more

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Chael Sonnen plays mediator, gets slapped in scuffle between Jake Shields, A.J. Agazarm

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosChael Sonnen has many roles in the combat sports world. On Sunday night, he was promoter and emcee … and event security.
At Sonnen’s …read more

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Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather land in top-10 'Most Retweeted' in sports for 2017

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC
UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor had only one fight this year, and although it took place in a boxing ring against Floyd Mayweather, …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC 218, including plenty of Detroit references – and Imagine Dragons times two

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCWhile it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song …read more

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UFC champ Georges St-Pierre issues statement, confirms ulcerative colitis

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCUFC middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre has confirmed the disease that will keep him on the sidelines for the time being.
As we reported this …read more

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Interim UFC champ Robert Whittaker reacts to Georges St-Pierre's sidelining colitis

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCRobert Whittaker is keeping things classy in the wake of the news that UFC middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre is sidelined with a case …read more

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You think you know Francis Ngannou's story, but you don't know the half of it yet

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCYou may have heard the story of how UFC heavyweight contender Francis Ngannou left his home in Cameroon and ended up homeless in …read more

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Hisaki Kato vs. Chidi Njokuani tonight at Bellator 189, and their highlight reel is nuts

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosOn a weekend chock full of combat-sports offerings, don’t forget about the potential barnburner tonight at Bellator 189.
If you like fighting, this …read more

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'The Reem' Season 4, No. 6: Alistair Overeem catches up with old friends in Japan

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosAlistair Overeem is the center of arguably the most well-produced documentary series in MMA. Just days before his UFC 218 bout with …read more

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Stipe Miocic discusses life as champ and life-saving firefighter in FS1's new 'In the Clinch'

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosStipe Miocic is the subject of a new special that debuts today on FS1, and the UFC heavyweight champion discusses his other …read more

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Conor McGregor showed up late to court for speeding, and the judge was pissed off

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCWe’ve been asking ourselves for a while now, especially given his actions of late, whether UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor thinks he’s …read more

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Michelle Waterson appears on 'The Steve Harvey Show' before UFC 218

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UFC strawweight contender Michelle Waterson is making the media rounds ahead of UFC 218, and that includes a spot on “The Steve …read more

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Check out the Bellator grand prix trailer, where Fedor Emelianenko has a chuckle

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsAs the Bellator MMA World Grand Prix 2018 approaches, we now have a trailer for the eight-man heavyweight tournament.
As previously reported, the multi-event …read more

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Here's 10 minutes of 'EA Sports UFC 3' footage featuring Conor McGregor you can watch

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCThe “EA Sports UFC 3” isn’t available for purchase until Feb. 2, but today EA Sports released 10 minutes of in-game BETA footage …read more

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MMA fighter's body freezes mid-collapse after spectacular (and terrifying) head-kick KO

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosAll head-kick knockouts are brutal by nature. But you know how you know when a head-kick knockout is especially devastating? When the fighter …read more

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Did Ben Askren challenge Georges St-Pierre right after his retirement fight, and what does that mean?

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCDid Ben Askren really fight for the last time on Friday at “ONE Championship 65: Immortal Pursuit?”
For the time being, at least, the …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC-Shanghai with the Nuge, Kanye and Jackie Chan (because of course)

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While it take intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song …read more

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After Kelvin Gastelum pines for rematch, UFC champ Tyron Woodley responds

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosSHANGHAI – Kelvin Gastelum told MMAjunkie earlier this week he would love to have another shot at Tyron Woodley some day.
Then …read more

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Did Kelvin Gastelum give it the ol' towel try at UFC-Shanghai weigh-ins?

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosSHANGHAI – Whether he wanted to or not, Daniel Cormier put the infamous “towel trick” back in the spotlight earlier this …read more

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Dan Hardy breaks down Michael Bisping vs. Kelvin Gastelum at UFC-Shanghai

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosJust three weeks after losing the middleweight title, Michael Bisping returns Saturday to headline another card.
Bisping (30-8 MMA, 20-8 UFC) stepped …read more

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Listen to GLORY champ's Tiffany Van Soest's spoken word poetry on anxiety

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, Videos
GLORY kickboxing champion and Invicta FC fighter Tiffany Van Soest has passions outside combat sports. One of those includes reciting poetry.
Van Soest (18-2-1 …read more

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Actual question: How are you such a handsome man, Michael Bisping?

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosSHANGHAI – Michael Bisping appears to be a hit in China – among some Chinese women, anyway.
During an open workout and Q&A …read more

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Aljamain Sterling reflects on how wrestling saved him from gang life

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCIf it wasn’t for wrestling, there’s a good chance Aljamain Sterling wouldn’t be who he is today.
We know the 28-year-old Sterling (14-2 MMA, …read more

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Ex-champ Matt Hughes says busy UFC schedule 'too commercial' these days

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCFormer and longtime UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes looks back on his fighting days as the “golden age” of the sport.
These days, though, …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC-Sydney with well-timed AC/DC (RIP, Malcolm Young)

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While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song …read more

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UFC-Sydney prelims brought some violent fights and finishes – and one pretty slick one

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCThe UFC Fight Night 121 prelims brought some memorable action, even if some of it was so violent that those involved may …read more

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'Rich Franklin's ONE Warrior Series' docu-series isn't 'TUF,' but it'll serve same purpose

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsONE Championship official are searching for new talent, and Rich Franklin has been chosen as the head recruiter.
Officials today announced a new documentary series, …read more

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Jon Jones blasts Colby Covington for racism, throws shade after Fabricio Werdum altercation

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCWe haven’t heard much from Jon Jones since his failed drug test was revealed in August, but the ugly incident between Fabricio …read more

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Like elbows of doom? Check out FloCombat’s 10 best regional MMA finishes

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosA seemingly infinite amount of MMA events happen around the world each week. The likes of the UFC and Bellator get the overwhelming …read more

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Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu rolls out welcome mat for Bellator 188

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosIsrael has rolled out the welcome mat for this week’s Bellator 188 event.
Ahead of Thursday’s event, which takes place at Menora Mivtachim …read more

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ONE Championship 64 highlights: Martin Nguyen is a 2-division champ due to this crazy KO

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsONE Championship now has a two-division titleholder of its own.
This past Friday in ONE Championship 64’s headliner, Martin Nguyen (9-2) scored a stunning knockout …read more

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Not retired? Then Siyar Bahadurzada wants Matt Brown (but don't bring the kids)

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCIf Matt Brown isn’t going to retire just yet, at least one fellow welterweight is willing to give him a fight.
Siyar Bahadurzada (23-6-1 …read more

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Bellator 187 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News
Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC Fight Night 120

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While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song …read more

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UFC 217's 'Thrill and Agony' will make your eyes water

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosIf you though UFC 217 was an emotional rollercoaster on fight night, wait until you see the new behind-the-scenes and cageside footage.
The …read more

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Watch ex-Bellator champ Michael Chandler train hard for comeback in powerful mini-doc

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosMichael Chandler is a man on a mission.
Certainly you haven’t forgotten the gruesome ankle injury Chandler suffered in the first round of his …read more

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Video: 'The Predator' takes Manhattan

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosOK, so you’re not actually supposed to stand up on a moving tour bus, and sitting on the roof is probably even …read more

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NBA has Air Jordan; MMA has 'Air' Claxton after his incredible flying knee at Bellator 186

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, Videos“Speedy” Claxton is no more, ladies and gentleman.
24-year-old Tywan Claxton, who went viral over the weekend following his flying-knee knockout of Jonathan …read more

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Francis Ngannou roasts Alistair Overeem for Instagram photo to hype UFC 218 fight

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCUFC heavyweight Francis Ngannou is aptly known as “The Predator.” Crocodiles are actual predators in the wild.
And so Alistair Overeem, Ngannous’s UFC …read more

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ONE Championship 63 highlights: Aung La N Sang's risk pays off

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosONE Championship middleweight titleholder Aung La N Sang took a major risk by fighting dangerous heavyweight striker Alain Ngalani in an open-weight this …read more

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Ronda Rousey pitches Microsoft's Xbox One X with swift punch to the junk

Filed under: Blue Corner, News, UFC, VideosRonda Rousey hasn’t shown much of a desire to return to MMA, but that doesn’t mean she’s avoiding the spotlight, entirely.
The former women’s bantamweight …read more

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UFC 217 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

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Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, …read more

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Excited about Rose Namajunas' UFC title win? You've got nothing on Justin Gaethje

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCIf you think you were excited about Rose Namajunas’ title win at Saturday’s UFC 217 event, you’ve got nothing on Justin Gaethje.
Following UFC …read more

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Tywan Claxton's massive flying-knee KO emphatically announced his arrival to Bellator

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, VideosUNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Tywan Claxton’s professional MMA debut is one to remember.
Just short of 90 seconds into his Bellator 186 …read more

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Video: Johny Hendricks' comical UFC 217 weigh-in included an underwear disclaimer

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCNEW YORK – Even when he makes weight, Johny Hendricks knows how to bring some drama to a UFC weigh-in.
This time, though, he …read more

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Cody Garbrandt posts video of alleged KO of T.J. Dillashaw, who responds

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCBantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt and challenger T.J. Dillashaw went at each other verbally at today’s UFC 217 press conference, with both fighters …read more

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Watch Dana White goof on the tattoos of Conor McGregor, Brock Lesnar, Alan Belcher

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosUFC President Dana White says he isn’t really a tattoo guy, which might be surprising for an MMA promoter.
In a new video …read more

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To celebrate Halloween, watch this 'freaky' kickboxing match between a 7-footer and 5-11 fighter

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsIn honor of Halloween, the UFC has released their annual list of top “freaky fights” on its UFC Fight Pass streaming service, and …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC Fight Night 119 with a stark 'Dragon' invoking 'Game of Thrones'

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While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song …read more

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White now claims Mayweather-McGregor did 6.7 million PPV buys; Showtime still mum

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCThe numbers keep going up on “The Money Fight.”
The boxing spectacle showdown between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather drew 6.7 million pay-per-view buys …read more

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Colby Covington definitely not getting a warm reception in Demian Maia's 'dump' of a home

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCIt was unlikely Colby Covington would get a warm reception at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 119 event. Now, though, he’s guaranteed a little …read more

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Whoa! An NHL player impressively landed a Superman punch that would make MMA proud

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsHockey fights happen all the time. However, they rarely – if ever? – involve somebody using MMA tactics. It’s usually just both guys grabbing …read more

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Film review: 'Conor McGregor: Notorious' is a fascinating fly-on-the-wall documentary

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCBefore he became one of the richest athletes in the world, before he became a massive box off attraction and pay-per-view draw, …read more

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Dana White unloads on fans over Darren Till comments in profane Instagram post

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCUFC President Dana White is pumped about Darren Till, and can you blame him?.
Till on Saturday emphatically announced himself to the MMA …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of Bellator 185, including Green Day and James Brown

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsWhile it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a Bellator win, picking the right song …read more

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