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  • Two matches confirmed for WWE Money in the Bank

    Two matches confirmed for WWE Money in the Bank

    On Tuesday night's SmackDown Live, Commissioner Shane McMahon announced that Randy Orton will get his rematch against new WWE Champion Jinder Mahal at the Money In the Bank event that takes place next month. Also, Smackdown's Money In the Bank La…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 May 17, 6:21pm -
  • SHOTS FIRED: Ferguson wants to slap bike riding “bi**h” Nate Diaz

    SHOTS FIRED: Ferguson wants to slap bike riding “bi**h” Nate Diaz

    Tony FergusonWe almost had Tony Ferguson vs. Nate Diaz at UFC 213 on July 9, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada. And then, and then, and then Nate Diaz backed out because reasons.  On The MMA Hour”  Ferguson held nothing back and put Diaz on blast f…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 May 17, 6:15pm -
  • Craziest McGregor vs Mayweather news yet

    Craziest McGregor vs Mayweather news yet

    As Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather Jr fight rumors ramp up it keeps on getting crazier. Dana says it's close to being done and then Floyd says it's not - and a week later - reverse those statements. Here's what TMZ is reporting now about how s…
    - 7 hours ago, 24 May 17, 4:30pm -
  • Bisping wants someone else to fight Romero furthering ducking claims

    Bisping wants someone else to fight Romero furthering ducking claims

    [caption id="attachment_109094" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Michael Bisping - photo by Jay Cee for ProMMAnow.com[/caption]UFC middleweight king Michael Bisping was supposed to be fighting someone at some point at the beginning of the summer.…
    - 1 day ago, 23 May 17, 4:06pm -
  • Countdown to UFC Fight Night 109: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira (full episode)

    Countdown to UFC Fight Night 109: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira (full episode)

    Top light heavyweight contenders Glover Teixeira and Alexander Gustaffson will face-off in the UFC Fight Night 109 main event on May 28 from Ericsson Globe in Stockholm. Now go behind-the-scenes as these two former title challengers prepare for t…
    - 2 days ago, 23 May 17, 12:33am -
  • ‘Big Sexy’ Steps Onto National Stage In Elizabethton

    ‘Big Sexy’ Steps Onto National Stage In Elizabethton

    Before top Tennessee amateur heavyweight contender Billy “Big Sexy” Swanson goes for a national title at the UMMAF National Championship Tournament in Elizabethton, Tenn., on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, LIVE on FloCombat, the Blue Chip prosp…
    - 2 days ago, 22 May 17, 11:57pm -
  • This new Mayweather vs. McGregor fan-made promo is off the hook

    This new Mayweather vs. McGregor fan-made promo is off the hook

    In this new video promo Youssef Hannoun has created an entertaining and informative look at the Conor McGregor versus Floyd Mayweather boxing fight that appears destined to take place sometime in the near future. From the background to how the fight…
    - 2 days ago, 22 May 17, 8:57pm -
  • Video: Cris Cyborg punches Angela Magana in street altercation

    Video: Cris Cyborg punches Angela Magana in street altercation

    The UFC held a fighters retreat over the weekend and had all their stars in one location for festivities. As can happen when a lot of professional fighters are in close proximity, eventually someone runs into someone else who's been talking sh*t…
    - 2 days ago, 22 May 17, 7:22pm -

Fight Medicine

  • Launching: All New Media Picker for Android

    Launching: All New Media Picker for Android

    There’s this… thing… in the Android WordPress app that we refer to as the “seven-item menu.” It would show up when trying to add a photo to confront you with a list of choices and we confess, we couldn’t always remember what option we wan…
    - 6 days ago, 18 May 17, 2:00pm -
  • Inclusive Illustrations, By Design

    Inclusive Illustrations, By Design

    I like to think that designers solve problems, while artists ask questions. And when the two go hand-in-hand, real magic happens. Why? Because the right question gets answered with the right solution — art asks, and design responds. Here at Automat…
    - 15 days ago, 9 May 17, 2:00pm -
  • The Best of WordPress.com in April

    The Best of WordPress.com in April

    The 2017 default theme is here, plus: inclusive design, editing tools, Swag Store, and must-follow sites.
    - 26 days ago, 28 Apr 17, 5:52pm -
  • Independent Publisher 2 Is Here

    Independent Publisher 2 Is Here

    A beloved WordPress.com theme, improved for simplicity and speed.
    - 29 days ago, 25 Apr 17, 1:28pm -
  • New Theme: Twenty Seventeen

    New Theme: Twenty Seventeen

    Meet Twenty Seventeen, the brand new WordPress default theme.
    - 41 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 4:00pm -
  • A New WordPress App Update, Designed for the iPad

    A New WordPress App Update, Designed for the iPad

    We’ve redesigned the iOS app to work even better for publishing right from your tablet.
    - 61 days ago, 24 Mar 17, 3:00pm -
  • Unlimited Premium Themes Now Included in the Premium Plan

    Unlimited Premium Themes Now Included in the Premium Plan

    You just got more than 200 new theme options from some of the best theme creators in the business.
    - 62 days ago, 23 Mar 17, 4:31pm -
  • Field Notes: CMS Africa Summit

    Field Notes: CMS Africa Summit

    Five Automatticians recently attended this event in Abuja, Nigeria.
    - 63 days ago, 22 Mar 17, 4:00pm -

MMA Mania

MMA Payout

  • Cyborg cited for misdemeanor after Magana confrontation
    MMA Junkie reports that Cristiane Justino has been cited by Las Vegas Metropolitan Police for misdemeanor battery as a result of confrontation with Angela Magana on Sunday. Both fighters were in attendance at the UFC fighter summit.  Magana indicate…
    - 1 day ago, 23 May 17, 6:55pm -
  • Crawford-Diaz draw 961,000 viewers on HBO
    The Terrence Crawford-Felix Diaz fight on HBO Boxing drew 961,000 viewers on Saturday night per ShowBuzz Daily. Crawford dominated the fight against Diaz.  Per ShowBuzz Daily, it drew a 0.37 rating in the A18-49 demo. The other fight on the telecast…
    - 1 day ago, 23 May 17, 4:58pm -
  • MacDonald making less money from sponsors in Bellator
    Rory MacDonald debuted in Bellator on Friday night with one sponsor on his shorts, Monster Energy drink.  Even though MacDonald is free to sign with multiple sponsors, he has selected a different strategy. In an interview, last week on The MMA Hour,…
    - 2 days ago, 22 May 17, 9:29pm -
  • Tape-delayed Bellator 179 draws 607,000 viewers
    Bellator 179 on Friday night scored 607,000 viewers on a tape delayed event from the UK on Spike TV.  The event featured Rory McDonald’s debut in Bellator and he earned the win over Paul Daley via submission. ShowBuzz Daily reports that it drew 0.…
    - 2 days ago, 22 May 17, 9:12pm -
  • UFC Athlete Retreat did not go as expected
    The UFC Fighter Retreat was held in Las Vegas this past weekend and a couple altercations occurred based on social media posts.  First, Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos and Angela Magana were involved in a confrontation in which Cyborg allegedly hit Ma…
    - 3 days ago, 22 May 17, 4:33am -
  • McGregor applies for Nevada boxing license
    Further moving the ball toward all of our disappointment, Conor McGregor has applied for a Nevada boxing license.  This past week, Dana White announced that a deal with Conor McGregor was done with the UFC and now Mayweather just has to agree. MMA J…
    - 4 days ago, 20 May 17, 4:02pm -
  • TUF 25 Episode 5 draws 301,000 viewers
    The 5th Episode of TUF 25 drew 301,000 viewers on FS1 Wednesday night.  The ratings are the exact same as the 5th Episode of TUF 24. It drew a 0.13 in the Adult 18-49 demo. Ironically, the Live + SD rating is the same of last season’s TUF 24 Episo…
    - 6 days ago, 18 May 17, 10:59pm -
  • Court delays hearing on outstanding fact discovery issues in UFC Antitrust case
    A hearing that was set for Thursday to discuss outstanding issues in the UFC Antitrust case has been continued until June 1st. The hearing was requested to determine outstanding discovery issues.  The fact discovery deadline was May 1, 2017.  Howev…
    - 6 days ago, 18 May 17, 7:16pm -