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Retired Fighter Chris Leben Signs with Bellator MMA Says President Scott Coker on AXS TV’s ‘Inside MMA’ February 5, 2016

LOS ANGELES – Feb. 5, 2016 – Bellator MMA President Scott Coker appeared on AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA tonight where he announced they have signed former UFC fighter and WEC champion Chris Leben, who has been retired for over two years. During the interview with series hosts Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten, Coker also discussed signing former UFC champion Benson Henderson this week and his thoughts on other retired fighters, including AXS TV Fights commentator and UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich, returning to the cage.

Chris Weidman Reflects on Losing His Belt to Luke Rockhold and Teases a Potential Rematch in Early Summer Tonight on AXS TV’s “Inside MMA” January 29, 2016

LOS ANGELES – Jan. 29, 2016 – Former UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman sat down with INSIDE MMA Correspondent Ron Kruck tonight where he reflected on losing his title to newly crowned champion Luke Rockhold in December and detailed his plans to return to the octagon to take back the belt.

Is Pat Miletich Coming out of Retirement? January 22, 2016

IS PAT MILETICH COMING OUT OF RETIREMENT? MILETICH SAYS HE IS WILLING TO FIGHT AGAIN WHILE INTERVIEWING KEN SHAMROCK ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP 50’ TONIGHT Plus, Interviews with Dana White and Urijah Faber on ‘INSIDE MMA’ and Highlights from ‘LEGACY 50’ LOS ANGELES – Jan. 22, 2016 – When UFC Hall of …

AXS TV Acquires Season 3 Of the Reality Series ‘Ex-Wives of Rock,’ Premiering Wed., Feb. 17 with Back-to-Back Episodes at 9pE and 9:30pE January 19, 2016

AXS TV ACQUIRES SEASON 3 OF THE REALITY SERIES ‘EX-WIVES OF ROCK,’ PREMIERING WED., FEB. 17 WITH BACK-TO-BACK EPISODES AT 9pE and 9:30pE The 13-Episode Season Features Shannon Tweed as the Narrator and Stars ‘80s Icon Bobbie Brown, Ex-Wife of Warrant Frontman Jani Lane; as well as Sharise Neill, Athena Bass, and Susan ‘Blue’ Ashley …

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Legendary Wrestling Commentator Jim Ross Joins AXS TV’s ‘New Japan Pro Wrestling’ Alongside Josh Barnett Starting March 4 January 19, 2016

LOS ANGELES – January 19, 2016 – AXS TV today confirmed legendary pro wrestling commentator Jim Ross will join AXS TV’s hit series ‘New Japan Pro Wrestling’ (NJPW) to call play-by-play commentary alongside NJPW veteran and former UFC Heavyweight Champion Josh Barnett beginning Friday, March 4 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.

Miesha Tate Reacts to Title Shot Against Holly Holm on AXS TV’s ‘Inside MMA’ January 15, 2016

LOS ANGELES – Jan. 15, 2016 – UFC women’s bantamweight contender Miesha Tate called into AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA tonight to share her reaction to her recently announced title fight against defending champion Holly Holm. During her conversation with series hosts Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten, Tate shared how she first heard the news and how she is preparing for the fight.