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Feb 22, 2018 12:25 pm

BREAKING | Conor McGregor Reveals He Offered to Fight Frankie Edgar at UFC 222

If there wasn’t already enough plot twists in the saga of Frankie Edgar and Max Holloway’s fight which has been rescheduled twice now, Conor McGregor just dropped a bombshell on everything. While a long list of opponents was being gone through to find a replacement for UFC featherweight champion Holloway, evidently McGregor threw his name...

Feb 22, 2018 11:00 am

Brian Ortega Calls His UFC 222 Fight With Frankie Edgar a ‘Blessing in Disguise’

After Brian Ortega submitted Cub Swanson at UFC Fresno, everyone was asking him if he was going to fight UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway next. His answer? He’d let Frankie Edgar get his shot first. Normally, nice guys finish last in this combat sports game, but for Ortega it looks like things have worked out....

Feb 22, 2018 9:12 am

‘Savage Killer’ Jeremy Stephens Ready to Take Out Untested Josh Emmett at UFC Orlando

Who is that guy? That’s the hardest hittin’ 145-er, Jeremy Stephens. Fresh off his vicious finish of rising prospect Dooho Choi, Stephens is stepping into the Octagon with Josh Emmett this weekend, who is no stranger to throwing heat himself. He just took out perennial featherweight gatekeeper Ricardo Lamas in an outcome that shocked a...

Feb 21, 2018 12:16 pm

Tito Ortiz interested in trilogy fight with Chuck Liddell, pitched the idea to UFC

Having settled his score with Chael Sonnen in the Bellator cage, Tito Ortiz is now happily retired. That said, the former UFC light heavyweight champion and MMA legend would be willing to step back into the UFC’s Octagon for a third fight with his long-time rival Chuck Liddell. In fact, upon learning of Liddell’s apparent...

Feb 21, 2018 10:34 am

Gilbert Burns pulled from UFC Orlando bill amid weight cut concerns

The UFC’s return to Orlando, which will see the Octagon touch down in the Amway Center this Saturday night, has been rocked by a last-minute fight cancellation, as Brazil’s Gilbert Burns has been pulled from his lightweight bout with Canada’s Olivier Aubin-Mercier. Burns was pulled from this contest amid concerns that he could safely cut...

Feb 21, 2018 8:15 am

UFC begins hinting at Francis Ngannou vs. Derrick Lewis matchup

In the wake of Derrick Lewis’ latest thunderous knockout win, which came against a gritty Marcin Tybura, fans immediately began clamoring for a matchup between him and fellow knockout artist Francis Ngannou. From the looks of it, the UFC has been listening. On Tuesday evening, the promotion posted on its official Twitter account, asking fans...

Feb 20, 2018 5:28 pm

VIDEO | Get Hyped for UFC 223 With ‘Thug Rose Champion’

The absolutely epic film, ‘Thug Rose Champion’ was created by MMA fighter Steven Parsons and chronicles the lead up to the first title bout between the then title challenger, Rose Namajunas and strawweight champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 217, the fight itself and the rise of Rose as a champion. Their rematch takes place at UFC...

Feb 20, 2018 2:35 pm

Frankie Edgar Thinks ‘It’s a Shame’ Ben Askren Hasn’t Been in the UFC Yet

Frankie Edgar has finally got a fight after his anticipated scrap with UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway has fallen through twice. At UFC 222 in just under two weeks, he’ll test his infamous pressure, boxing and grinding wrestling on slick Brian Ortega. From one wrestler to another, Edgar recently spoke up about Ben Askren since...

Feb 20, 2018 6:01 am

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is now a fight promoter

Though Frank Mir’s UFC career is over, he’s managed to stay very busy in the mixed martial arts world in other roles. He is, of course, one of the participants in Bellator’s exciting heavyweight Grand Prix, as he’s set for a first-round matchup with Fedor Emelianenko in late April. He’s also an MMA commentator, regularly...

Feb 19, 2018 10:13 am

UFC Austin: Donald Cerrone vs. Yancy Medeiros full fight video highlights

Last night, the UFC touched down in Austin, Texas with an exciting 12-fight card. In the main event of this card, ranked welterweight fighters Donald Cerrone and Yancy Medeiros collided in a fight many considered a frontrunner for Fight of the Night – even Fight of the Year – honors. In the end, Cerrone and...

Feb 19, 2018 8:07 am

Athlete outfitting pay for UFC Austin: Donald Cerrone and Thiago Alves earn top payouts

Last night, the UFC touched down in Austin, Texas with an exciting, 12-fight card. In the main event of this action-packed broadcast, long-time UFC welterweight contender Donald Cerrone picked up a knockout win over Yancy Medeiros, rebounding from a three-fight losing streak in the process. In the co-main event, meanwhile, Texas’ own Derrick Lewis burst...

Feb 18, 2018 9:21 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz sparks up cageside at UFC Austin!

Nate Diaz sparks up cageside at UFC Austin! Former UFC lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz was cageside for tonight’s UFC Austin main event fight between Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Yancy Medeiros. In classic Diaz fashion, “The Stockton Slugger” stole the headlines when he decided to light up a joint while being shown on live on...

Feb 18, 2018 9:04 pm

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Donald Cerrone KO’s Yancy Medeiros (Video)

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Donald Cerrone KO’s Yancy Medeiros A welterweight bout between Donald Cerrone and Yancy Medeiros served as the main event of tonight’s UFC Fight Night card in Austin, Texas. Round one begins and Cerrone lands a left hand to start things off. Yancy presses forward and lands a combination. Both fighters...

Feb 18, 2018 8:41 pm

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Derrick Lewis TKO’s Marcin Tybura (Highlights)

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Derrick Lewis TKO’s Marcin Tybura A heavyweight clash between perennial division contenders Derrick Lewis and Marcin Tybura served as the co-main event of tonight’s UFC Fight Night card in Austin, Texas. Round one begins and Derrick Lewis throws a low kick to start. He shoots in while Tybura is attempting...

Feb 18, 2018 8:08 pm

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: James Vick defeats Francisco Trinaldo

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: James Vick defeats Francisco Trinaldo A key lightweight scrap between Francisco Trinaldo and James Vick took place on tonight’s UFC Fight Night Austin main card. Round one begins and Vick start things off with a side kick. Trinaldo presses forward but eats a leg kick for his troubles. Francisco with...

Feb 18, 2018 7:36 pm

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Curtis Millender KO’s Thiago Alves (Video)

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Curtis Millender KO’s Thiago Alves A welterweight scrap between former title challenger Thiago Alves and Curtis Millender took place on tonight’s UFC Fight Night Austin main card. Round one begins and Millender starts off quickly by forcing the action. He throws a jab. Alves circling along the fence. He is...

Feb 18, 2018 6:53 pm

The MMA community reacts to Sage Northcutt’s controversial win at UFC Austin!

The MMA community reacts to Sage Northcutt’s controversial win at UFC Austin! Sage Northcutt (10-2 MMA) picked up win number ten of his mixed martial arts career by defeating Thibault Gouti at tonight’s UFC Fight Night event in Austin, Texas. “Super Sage” and Gouti battled for the full fifteen minutes and after three rounds of...

Feb 18, 2018 6:35 pm

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Sage Northcutt defeats Thibault Gouti (Highlights)

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Sage Northcutt defeats Thibault Gouti A lightweight scrap between Sage Northcutt and Thibault Gouti kicked off tonight’s UFC Fight Night Austin main card on FOX Sports. Round one begins and Gouti starts off quickly. Sage catches him with a nice jab. Gouti with a nice left but Sage immediately shoots...