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MMA Fighter Was 12 Weeks Pregnant When She Won Title

Brazilian strawweight Kinberly Novaes pulled off something truly astounding on May 17th of this year, but she didn’t realize it until last week. Novaes was scheduled to make her debut for American based MMA outfit Resurrection Fighting Alliance next week, but as the date drew closer she was having problems cutting weight. “I realized my belly was hard, so I thought I …

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VIDEO: Conor McGregor Spars With Pro-Boxer

With all the talk lately about how Floyd Mayweather Jr might fare against Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey, we thought it might be a good time to remind our readers of a gem of a video from 2013. In the clip below Conor’s head coach, John Kavanagh, films “The Notorious” as he has a little MMmess about with Irish professional …

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If I Wasn’t A Footballer I Would Be In The UFC – Top Striker

In a recent interview with The Bleacher Report Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic claimed that if he wasn’t a footballer he could see himself having a career in the UFC. “I am a huge UFC fan”, said the Paris Saint-Germain front man. Ibra’s love for MMA is no secret, as he regularly delivers social media messages of support to his countryman, UFC …

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Conor McGregor Has Just Opened Up About Hard Times On Social Welfare

The trappings of the Mac Mansion in Vegas belie the struggles that Conor McGregor has faced. “It’s mind-blowing,” the MMA phenom told the Irish Independent, “But I never forget the struggles. I never forget where I came from. I never ever forget the hard times,”. ‘The Notorious’ made in the region of seven figures after his victory over Chad Mendes at …

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Major Title Fight Added To UFC 194 Card

As if UFC 194 couldn’t get any bigger. Saturday, December 12 already sees Irish sensation and UFC interim Featherweight Champ “The Notorious” Conor McGregor finally face his nemesis in long time Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo, and now Chris Weidman will defend his Middleweight title against Luke Rockhold in the co-main event of UFC 194. UFC President Dana White made the announcement this morning, …

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Anderson Silva Blames Sexual Performance Enhancement Medication For Positive Drug Test

Anderson Silva is set to appear at a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing in the coming days, and his legal team are expected to claim that his positive drug test results were tainted. According to Brazilian MMA media outlet, Combate, the former UFC light-heavyweight champion’s lawyers will argue that a drug he was taking to enhance sexual performance was responsible. That’s …

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New Conor McGregor vs Jose Aldo Promo Will Get You Pumped

Conor McGregor vs Jose Aldo is on. Again. Dana White has confirmed that the featherweight title unification fight is scheduled for December 12th, in the MGM Grand Garden Arena. With that, before the UFC even have the chance to throw any promo material our way, fans online got the hype train surging all by themselves. One great way to get …

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CM Punk Vs Cathal Pendred – A Twitter War For The Ages

If CM Punk and Cathal Pendred do face off in the octagon, lets hope the fight is half as entertaining as their ongoing twitter war. Earlier in the year Cathal Pendred produced a tweet that led many to believe he would be the first UFC opponent of former professional wrestler, CM Punk. There has been little development regarding the fight …

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Conor McGregor Shows Off His Vegas “MacMansion” In MTV Cribs Style Video

Those of you who followed UFC’s Embedded vlog series in the build up to UFC 189 will have caught glimpses of Conor McGregor’s luxurious Vegas pad, but in this video “The Notorious” gives a grand tour of his temporary home in the desert. Amidst the clips of Conor McGregor’s exhuasting pre-fight schedule of training and media appearances the vlogs captured moments of high …

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Conor McGregor Vs Jose Aldo – Date And Venue Confirmed

After weeks of speculation regarding the date and venue for the much anticipated Jose Aldo vs Conor McGregor UFC featherweight unification fight, Dana White has finally made the big announcement. According to Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports, the fight will take place on December 12th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas. While fans will be excited that all …

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Amir Khan Enters The World Of MMA, As He Invests In Super Fight League

According to Brett Okamoto of ESPN.com, Amir Khan has purchased an “undisclosed stake” in Indian Mixed Martial Arts organization Super Fight League. The Bolton native told the American sports network that he and his business partners were looking to make the promotion a big name “all around the world”. “We’re in talks with some big TV companies in the U.S. and hoping to break …

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Jose Aldo’s Coach Answers Allegations of Steroid Abuse

Jose Aldo’s head coach, Andre Pederneiras, has hit back against allegations that his fighter and many other Brazilian MMA athletes are performance enhancing drug users. UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub has been extremely outspoken on a number of sensitive topics this week. We at PunditArena have already reported that Schaub revealed some personal details about his relationship with Ronda Rousey whilst …

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I Was Too Much Man For Ronda Rousey Says UFC Heavyweight

UFC Heavyweight Brendan Schaub told the listeners of Joe Rogan’s podcast recently that he was “too much [of a man]” for his ex-girlfriend Ronda Rousey. While a guest on the UFC commentator’s enormously successful internet show, Schaub opened up about his relationship with the queen of women’s MMA. “She needs a guy who’s going to take a backseat. That’s not me”, said Schaub. …

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WATCH: Sick One Punch KO At Irish Cage Fighting Event

On Saturday night blood thirsty Dublin fight fanatics were treated to some quality martial arts action at the National Basketball Arena, which included one sick KO. The Cage Kings event was billed as “The Biggest Mixed Fighting Event Ever To Hit Dublin”. The card not only featured professional MMA bouts, but also caged Muay Thai fights and K-1 style kickboxing matches. …

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