Chad Mendes meets Alex Volkanovski at stacked UFC 232 on Dec. 29

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Seemingly rounding out the UFC 234 PPV card, Chad Mendes meets Alex Volkanovski. They are added to a card that is already stacked from top to bottom with talent, superfights, and legends. Here is how the card is looking for next month’s end of the year PPV. Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson Cris Cyborg vs. … Read moreChad Mendes meets Alex Volkanovski at stacked UFC 232 on Dec. 29

Trying to make sense out of the muddled UFC rankings

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Demetrious Johnson dropped to number 6 in the pound for pound list. The UFC rankings are an enigma that has become less and less reliable. By and large, they don’t matter, because the UFC no longer cares about rankings as it pertains to title fights, they simply book who they believe might sell. As a … Read moreTrying to make sense out of the muddled UFC rankings

Submission Underground 3, Monson and Mendes ready for action

Submission Underground 3, Monson and Mendes ready for action

Submission Underground, the grappling competition started by Chael Sonnen, is quickly becoming a favorite stop for many in mixed martial arts. This past December at Submission Underground 2, UFC veterans Miesha Tate and Jessica Eye squared off; and the main event featured two of the biggest names in the history of the sport, Jon Jones and … Read moreSubmission Underground 3, Monson and Mendes ready for action

He’s in, no he’s out – Bellator pulls plug on Sonnen grappling at SUG 3

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Bellator says Chael Sonnen is a no go for SUG 3 match this weekend Chael Sonnen is days removed from a first round submission loss to Tito Ortiz at Bellator 170.  He also wears a promoter’s hat, and run Submission Grappling promotion is hosting SUG 3 this  weekend in Portland, OR.  Originally, one of the … Read moreHe’s in, no he’s out – Bellator pulls plug on Sonnen grappling at SUG 3