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Aug 24, 2014 4:12 pm

Hector Lombard: “I Thought My Career Was Gone”

Hector Lombard hasn’t seen the Octagon since his impressive performance against Jake Shields at UFC 171 back in March. After that it was announced that Lombard would fight Dong Hyun Kim at UFC Macao, however Lombard was forced off the card with a severely herniated disk in his neck. Lombard spoke with MMAJunkie to talk...

Aug 24, 2014 3:01 pm

REPLAY! Bisping Finishes Le In Macao

If you missed UFC Macao yesterday morning you missed a brutal fight between Michael Bisping and Cung Le that left Le bloody and battered. Check it out:

Aug 24, 2014 2:55 pm

REPLAY! Tyron Woodley Blasts Dong Hyun Kim In Rnd 1

If you missed UFC Macau yesterday morning you missed an amazing performance by Michael Bisping in the main event, and a spectacular knockout by Tyron Woodley in the co-main event. Check out the replay of Woodley’s KO below:

Aug 24, 2014 9:52 am

More Details About Booted UFC Judge Revealed

Yesterday during UFC Macau, Dana White made a judgement call mid fight to remove judge Howard Hughes mid card. The decision came after two controversial decisions, where Hughes ended up being the deciding judge in both cases. The first robbery of the night was during the Elizabeth Phillips and Milana Dudieva fight. Phillips was in...

Aug 24, 2014 9:28 am

Felice Herrig: ‘I’d Love to Win That Belt’

Felice Herrig just completed the filming of TUF 20, which will crown the inaugural women’s strawweight champion. Upon her return back to society she spoke with Fitness Gurls ahead of the release of her issue of the magazine which features several pictures as well as a cover feature. You’re going to be on The Ultimate...

Aug 24, 2014 9:23 am

Rousey Insists “Carano Is Worst Style Matchup”

With the potential signing of Gina Carano coming up in the first week of September, UFC women’s bantmaweight champion Ronda Rousey spoke on how a potential fight with her and Carano would go. “Gina is the worst style matchup for me possible,” Rousey told MMAjunkie. “She’s the only girl that I feel like has the...

Aug 24, 2014 9:18 am

Bourdain The Addict – Why This Top Chef Can’t Say No To BJJ

Anthony Bourdain, famous Emmy award winning chef and TV personality has changed his tune, for the better, and now finds himself addicted to BJJ. Steph Daniels of Bloodyelbow.com spoke with Anthony Bourdain about his newfound addiction to BJJ. Stephie Daniels: You recently skipped New York traffic to take a helicopter to BJJ practice. How did...

Aug 24, 2014 9:11 am

Big Nog Outlines Plans For Retirement

“I know I won’t fight forever, I’m focused on my gym’s business now. It’s a beautiful work, we have 9,000 students, 32 gyms. … I plan to end my career by the end of the next year, I believe. One more year. It’s until the point my body can handle. “So many injuries, I’m dedicating...

Aug 24, 2014 8:51 am

PHOTO | Floyd Mayweather Shows Off $71 Million Payday – WOW!

The above checks equal out to a whopping $71 million, for two fights. The pictures of checks likely have to do with 50 Cent’s harsh Ice Bucket Challenge to Floyd, in which he requested Floyd to read an entire page of a Harry Potter book without stopping, if Floyd accomplished the task 50 stated he...

Aug 24, 2014 8:44 am

Mein Says Father Arrest No Distraction in UFC Fight NIght 49 Bout

“No, not at all. “I want these co-main event spots, these main event spots,” Mein said. “It’s where I belong and I hope the UFC keeps giving me these opportunities. Because that’s where I belong. I proved it today and I’ll prove it again.” Jordan Mein spoke to the fans and media after his quick...

Aug 24, 2014 8:39 am

QUICK TWITT | Pros React To Bisping’s Crushing Defeat Over Le

Yesterday morning we saw Michael Bisping brutally decimate Cung Le for 4 rounds before finally finishing Le. As they always do, the UFC pros took to Twitter to react to the brutal main event. Check it out: 77 years about to collide between Le-Bisping. — Chuck Mindenhall (@ChuckMindenhall) August 23, 2014 What. A. Round! #UFCMacao —...

Aug 24, 2014 8:23 am

White Confirms Carano Deal Close, Hopes For More Progress In September

With rumors circling last week that Gina Carano had signed with Bellator, UFC President Dana White explained to fans and media where he was in his quest to sign the WMMA legend to a UFC contract. He spoke with MMAJunkie: “It’s complicated, but I think it’s close. I had a plan, but now I don’t...

Aug 24, 2014 8:15 am

QUICK TWITT | Pros React To Benson Henderson KO

Last night fans saw Rafael Dos Anjos knock out former lightweight champion Benson Henderson, below we can see Tweets from some of the UFC’s stars reacting to the brutal KO. Check it out: Wow — Ramsey Nijem (@RamseyNijem) August 24, 2014 Early stoppage wtf — John Moraga (@chicanojohn) August 24, 2014 WHAT!!!!! Caught him slipping!...

Aug 23, 2014 9:51 pm

UFC FN 49 Results: Dos Anjos Drops Henderson in Round 1, Earns Questionable TKO Win

Tonight was the night of the underdogs! #4 ranked Rafael dos Anjos shocked the world when he was able to knock out #1 Ben Henderson tonight at “UFC Fight Night 49”. After some shuffling for positioning, Dos Anjos dropped Henderson with a flying knee and Henderson tried to shoot for a takedown. Dos Anjos sprawled...

Aug 23, 2014 9:16 pm

UFC FN 49 Results: Mein Stops Pyle in First Round

Jordan Mein’s first venture into the co-main event became a successful one when he knocked out an experienced veteran in the very first round. Mein cocked back with all he had in his left hook and sent Pyle free-falling to the canvas. Mein dove on Pyle’s body and went in for the kill. Pyle tried...

Aug 23, 2014 8:52 pm

UFC FN 49 Results: Leites Sends Carmont Crashing to the Mat, Earns 2nd Round KO Win

Thales Leites extended his winning streak to four with his brutal victory against Francis Carmont tonight. Carmont has the Brock Lesnar/Cheick Kongo issue where he looks like one of the baddest men on the planet, but he always seems to be holding something back. Leites slowly picked Carmont apart with strike after strike until the...

Aug 23, 2014 8:25 pm

UFC FN 49 Results: Holloway Dominates Collard, Wins by TKO in Round 3

Max Holloway’s speed and patience paid dividends compared to Clay Collard’s desire to brawl. Collard had the gas tank to approach this bout with his brawler-heavy moveset in the first couple minutes of the fight, but once his tank drained things began to get sloppy. Holloway’s technique almost awarded him a knockout victory in multiple...

Aug 23, 2014 7:58 pm

UFC FN 49 Results: Vick Drops Lazaro Multiple Times en route to Big Decision Win

At the beginning of the bout, James Vick seemed to be a second faster than Valmir Lazaro. Vick was able to cut Lazaro off with jabs right down the middle that often cut off his opponent’s combinations. Lazaro would suffer this misfortune for most of the first round until he started finding success in taking...

Aug 23, 2014 6:59 pm

UFC FN 49 Results: Magny Pulls Off Tough Decision Against Garcia

Neil Magny and Alex Garcia closed out the preliminary portion of the card on Fox Sports 2 with a welterweight bout. Magny spent the majority of the second and third rounds on his back, but it seemed he stayed busy enough to pull off the decision win. Magny locked up the first round by spending...

Aug 23, 2014 6:16 pm

UFC FN 49 Results: Dariush Forces Martin to Submit in Round 2

Beneil Dariush took the backseat in the fight rather quick as Tony Martin established a comfortable striking range early on. Dariush was not doing well with adjusting to Martin changing levels and he ate some serious shots. Dariush overthrew on the majority of his punches which cut his combination-attempts short. Martin was grapple heavy and...