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WMMA Star Cris Cyborg Talks Invicta Debut and Trains with UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz

Cris Cyborg tlaks about her upcoming Invicta FC debut and trains with former UFC Champion Tito Ortiz (video by mmaprime.tv)

WMMA Star Cris Cyborg Talks Invicta Debut and Trains with UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz

Cris Cyborg tlaks about her upcoming Invicta FC debut and trains with former UFC Champion Tito Ortiz (video by mmaprime.tv)

UFC and Pride Champion Shogun Rua: My Dream is to beat Nogueira

Aaron Tru from MMAprime.tv caught up with Former UFC and Pride Champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua while he got a training session in at Kings MMA in Southern California. Shogun is set to face Antonio Rogerio Nogueira in a rematch of their 2005 Pride match, which Shogun won via a decision. When asked if Lil Nog can handle the speed and power of Shogun, the former champion says that "everyone knows his game" and that he always is looking for the finish. Shogun was able to visit Kings MMA, home of Master Cordeiro, who took Shogun from a white belt, to a black belt as a student in Brazil.

UFC and Pride Champion Shogun Rua: My Dream is to beat Nogueira

Aaron Tru from MMAprime.tv caught up with Former UFC and Pride Champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua while he got a training session in at Kings MMA in Southern California. Shogun is set to face Antonio Rogerio Nogueira in a rematch of their 2005 Pride match, which Shogun won via a decision. When asked if Lil Nog can handle the speed and power of Shogun, the former champion says that "everyone knows his game" and that he always is looking for the finish. Shogun was able to visit Kings MMA, home of Master Cordeiro, who took Shogun from a white belt, to a black belt as a student in Brazil.

UFC veteran Tank Abbott (sans combover) talks MMA return, scoffs at Tito Ortiz

Former UFC attraction David Abbott (10-14) gears up for his next fight against Ruben "Warpath" Villareal on April 13 at King of the Cage (KOTC) -- less than two weeks before "Tank" turns 48. The bearded brawler scoffed at the latest endeavor from retired UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz, claiming the former "Bad Boy" can't even manage himself. Speaking of things that are unmanageable ... what's with that combover, Tank?

Tank Abbott Returns to MMA Says Tito Can't Even Manage Himself

Tank Abbott Returns to MMA Says Tito Can't Even Manage Himself

MMA Fighter Matt Horwich talks Multi-Universe and limitless potential, artistic free spirits and...

MMA Fighter Matt Horwich talks Multi-Universe and limitless potential, artistic free spirits and more. Horwich discusses his training at Kings MMA under Rafael Cordeiro, his recent win streak over seas and wanting to be a super hero. Horwich would like to play Wolverine’s brother in a movie and hopes to become an action based actor. Horwich also discusses having to beat up a homeless person over a cheeseburger. Horwich had to go nuts and knock the man out; gaining his first ever KO. Horwich also has been using music and measurements of beats to improve his striking. Horwich also discusses working with Fabricio Werdum is a world filled with limitless potential. video credit to Aaron Tru from MMAprime.tv Read more: http://mmaprime.tv/2013/01/21/mma-fighter-matt-horwich-talks-multi-universe-and-limitless-potential/#ixzz2IdG15f3U

MMA Fighter Matt Horwich talks Multi-Universe and limitless potential, artistic free spirits and...

MMA Fighter Matt Horwich talks Multi-Universe and limitless potential, artistic free spirits and more. Horwich discusses his training at Kings MMA under Rafael Cordeiro, his recent win streak over seas and wanting to be a super hero. Horwich would like to play Wolverine’s brother in a movie and hopes to become an action based actor. Horwich also discusses having to beat up a homeless person over a cheeseburger. Horwich had to go nuts and knock the man out; gaining his first ever KO. Horwich also has been using music and measurements of beats to improve his striking. Horwich also discusses working with Fabricio Werdum is a world filled with limitless potential. video credit to Aaron Tru from MMAprime.tv Read more: http://mmaprime.tv/2013/01/21/mma-fighter-matt-horwich-talks-multi-universe-and-limitless-potential/#ixzz2IdG15f3U

Tito Ortiz "waiting for the UFC to make a decision" on Rousey vs Cyborg

Tito Ortiz "waiting for the UFC to make a decision" on Rousey vs Cyborg

Tito Ortiz "waiting for the UFC to make a decision" on Rousey vs Cyborg

Tito Ortiz "waiting for the UFC to make a decision" on Rousey vs Cyborg

MMA Fighter and Pro Wrestler King Mo Lawal talks about a recent video circling the internet where...

MMA Fighter and Pro Wrestler King Mo Lawal talks about a recent video circling the internet where he knocked out another man during a boxing practice. King Mo says that the boxer thought he was a punk for doing MMA and that some boxers do not respect MMA. King MO as a result had to show him his own right hand and why he should always be respected.

MMA Fighter and Pro Wrestler King Mo Lawal talks about a recent video circling the internet where...

MMA Fighter and Pro Wrestler King Mo Lawal talks about a recent video circling the internet where he knocked out another man during a boxing practice. King Mo says that the boxer thought he was a punk for doing MMA and that some boxers do not respect MMA. King MO as a result had to show him his own right hand and why he should always be respected.

The Joker, Michael Guymon talks to MMAprime.tv about his life, journey and battles throughout his...

The Joker, Michael Guymon talks to MMAprime.tv about his life, journey and battles throughout his MMA career. Joker talks about everything from being KOTC champ, to winning inside of the UFC and now fighting in his home town under the Bellator FC banner. Joker discusses his personal demons, as well as his personal success. Guymon talks about the grind and toll taken on a fighter both mentally and physically; as he discusses everything from fighter pay, to winning percentage; as he aims for a victory this week in his Bellator FC debut.

The Joker, Michael Guymon talks to MMAprime.tv about his life, journey and battles throughout his...

The Joker, Michael Guymon talks to MMAprime.tv about his life, journey and battles throughout his MMA career. Joker talks about everything from being KOTC champ, to winning inside of the UFC and now fighting in his home town under the Bellator FC banner. Joker discusses his personal demons, as well as his personal success. Guymon talks about the grind and toll taken on a fighter both mentally and physically; as he discusses everything from fighter pay, to winning percentage; as he aims for a victory this week in his Bellator FC debut.

Renato babalu Sobral talks about his upcoming fight with at Bellator FC in his hometown of Orange...

Renato babalu Sobral talks about his upcoming fight with at Bellator FC in his hometown of Orange County. Babalu is shown working out at Calvary Chapel with Coach Jacob Harmon. credit to (mmaprime.tv)

Renato babalu Sobral talks about his upcoming fight with at Bellator FC in his hometown of Orange...

Renato babalu Sobral talks about his upcoming fight with at Bellator FC in his hometown of Orange County. Babalu is shown working out at Calvary Chapel with Coach Jacob Harmon. credit to (mmaprime.tv)

Liz Carmouche: Message to UFC President Dana White & Ronda Rousey WMMA star Liz Carmouche has...

Liz Carmouche: Message to UFC President Dana White & Ronda Rousey WMMA star Liz Carmouche has nothing but respect for the first ever Female UFC Champion Ronda Rousey. In the video below, shot by Aaron Tru and Adrian Gallegos from MMAprime.tv, Carmouche credits Rousey for the inception of women into the Ultimate Fighting Championship. However, Carmouche does go on to say that she is the #1 contender at 135lbs and has earned the privileged of fighting Rousey for the title, when women compete for the first time inside of the Octagon.

WMMA star Liz Carmouche has nothing but respect for the first ever Female UFC Champion Ronda...

WMMA star Liz Carmouche has nothing but respect for the first ever Female UFC Champion Ronda Rousey. In the video below, shot by Aaron Tru and Adrian Gallegos from MMAprime.tv, Carmouche credits Rousey for the inception of women into the Ultimate Fighting Championship. However, Carmouche does go on to say that she is the #1 contender at 135lbs and has earned the privileged of fighting Rousey for the title, when women compete for the first time inside of the Octagon.

Fabricio Werdum talks TUF 2 in Brazil and much more. Werdum talks about how he used to pretend to...

Fabricio Werdum talks TUF 2 in Brazil and much more. Werdum talks about how he used to pretend to fight, but now knows how to be well rounded and a professional. Werdum is confident that a win over Big Nog will earn him a title shot in the UFC

Fabricio Werdum talks TUF 2 in Brazil and much more. Werdum talks about how he used to pretend to...

Fabricio Werdum talks TUF 2 in Brazil and much more. Werdum talks about how he used to pretend to fight, but now knows how to be well rounded and a professional. Werdum is confident that a win over Big Nog will earn him a title shot in the UFC

Aaron Tru from mmaprime.tv chats with NHB Legend Tank Abbott at King of the Cage. Tank was the...

Aaron Tru from mmaprime.tv chats with NHB Legend Tank Abbott at King of the Cage. Tank was the commentated for the night, helping out with the KOTC broadcast. Tru asks Abbott about the difference between NHB and MMA. Tank talks about MMA being more of a sport, as NHB is what he is into; "you go in there..two guys enter and only one guy leaves." When asked about the current UFC Champions, Abbott said, "I hardly know who any of them are and that speaks volumes itself." When asked about his fight with Scott Ferrizo in the backyard last year, Abbott comments that, "Well that's happened 100's of times and usually their isn't a camera there....there is no weight classes to hide behind, no rules to hide behind and no judges to hide behind...You better do good or you might being going home in a board bag in a van." When asked about Tito Ortiz losses 7 of his last 8 fights to end his career, Tank comments, "Everyone got taken by a con man...and I think it's funny that even for 10 seconds anyone thought he was tough.." Tru mentions Frank Shamrock's book during the interview, and Tank "doubts he wrote it himself." Going on to say, "I'm sure it probably comes with pictures of crayon drawings..and maybe his first finger painting in there." When asked if he would ever train for a sanctioned fight again, Tank says, "I love to fight and that's who makes me who I am...I am probably the closest thing you have ever seen to a true warrior." "If someone has the right fight for me, I'm whiling to do it." The interview ends with Tru asking about UFC 6 and Ultimate Ultimate 98. The back story is that Tank made it to the finals of both UFC tournaments. However, there is a little bit on controversy, in regards to the semi final bouts in both tournaments. He faced Oleg Tarktarov in the finals of UFC 6 and Don Frye in the finals of Ultimate Ultimate 98; both men supposedly faced team mates/friends in the semi finals and were extremely fresh in the night's final bout; while Abbott had extremely difficult bouts and was spent by the final match of the evening. Tank responds that, "Both of them fought their training partners, who winked and had very easy fights. It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that they fought their friends and that their friends laid down..not something that a true warrior would do. Like I said before, these guys aren't true warriors...it's not about winning or losing, it's about the battle."

UFC Fighter Vinny Magalhães discusses who he would like to fight next in the light...

UFC Fighter Vinny Magalhães discusses who he would like to fight next in the light heavyweight division. With Phil Davis now facing Forrest Griffin at UFC 155, Vinny expresses interest in facing Matt Hamill Next. Magalhães also comments on his so called “history” with the Nog brothers and possibly facing Lil Nog as well. Vinny is a world class BJJ practitioner and is brought in by other fighter’s to help with their training on occasion. One of the fighters that Vinny trains is Chael Sonnen, who will be facing Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight title in April of 2013. Vinny is not impressed with Jones’ ground game and says it is “suspect.” Vinny is convinced that Chael can “submit Jones from his back.” Lastly, in a random and bizarre twist, Renato Laranja shoves UFC Fighter Vinny Magalhães and Vinny asks Dana to sign Renato, so they can fight in the UFC.

Ever Wonder Where Anderson Silva learned the infamous "death knee" he used on Stephan Bonnar and...

Ever Wonder Where Anderson Silva learned the infamous "death knee" he used on Stephan Bonnar and Chael Sonnen?

Part 2 of MTV “Caged” reality series star and MMA prospect Tony Kelley’s video...

Part 2 of MTV “Caged” reality series star and MMA prospect Tony Kelley’s video blog documenting the fighter’s preparation for his pro debut with Mark Munoz in LA. To watch part 1 of Tony Kelley’s pro debut video blog, CLICK HERE

Part 2 of MTV “Caged” reality series star and MMA prospect Tony Kelley’s video...

Part 2 of MTV “Caged” reality series star and MMA prospect Tony Kelley’s video blog documenting the fighter’s preparation for his pro debut with Mark Munoz in LA. To watch part 1 of Tony Kelley’s pro debut video blog, CLICK HERE

Full Contact Fighter correspondent Aaron Tru documents MTV “Caged” reality series star...

Full Contact Fighter correspondent Aaron Tru documents MTV “Caged” reality series star Tony Kelley as Kelley prepares to make his professional MMA debut. http://fcfighter.com/post/mtv-caged-reality-series-star-tony-kelley-prepares-for-pro-debut

Full Contact Fighter correspondent Aaron Tru documents MTV “Caged” reality series star...

Full Contact Fighter correspondent Aaron Tru documents MTV “Caged” reality series star Tony Kelley as Kelley prepares to make his professional MMA debut. http://fcfighter.com/post/mtv-caged-reality-series-star-tony-kelley-prepares-for-pro-debut

Full Contact Fighter correspondent Aaron Tru gives us an up close look at the fighter tryouts held...

Full Contact Fighter correspondent Aaron Tru gives us an up close look at the fighter tryouts held by the new K-1 promotion at Muscle Beach in Venice Beach, Calif. Amongst those on=hand to observe the prospects were UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem, former K-1 Grand Prix Champion “Mighty Mo” Siligia, Strikeforce star Lorenz Larkin and trainer Colin Oyama.

n this Full Contact Fighter exclusive, correspondent Aaron Tru caught up with UFC heavyweight...

n this Full Contact Fighter exclusive, correspondent Aaron Tru caught up with UFC heavyweight contender and former Strikeforce and K-1 Grand Prix heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem at the K-1 fighter tryouts in Venice Beach, Calif. Tru pushes the envelope and asks Overeem about his thoughts on other UFC superstars, including reigning Junior dos Santos, and the growing use of performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) in MMA, something that Overeem was recently suspended for.

Carla Esparza talks about her career as a professional female mixed martial artists and her...

Carla Esparza talks about her career as a professional female mixed martial artists and her upcoming fight at Invicta FC 2.

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