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Aug 24, 2015 9:20 am

UFC Fighters react to Erick Silva’s new ‘soft’ physique

Erick Silva has had a difficult couple of months trying to find an opponent. The Brazilian was originally slated to square off with Rick Story back in June, but Silva was pulled from the card just eight days before the fight due to visa issues. The fight was rescheduled for “UFC Fight Night 74” which...

Aug 24, 2015 8:52 am

Joe Rogan isn’t a fan of Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm

Ronda Rousey shocked the world earlier this month when she announced she would be defending her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship against Holly Holm next, rather than Miesha Tate. It seemed as if everybody from Holm to Tate thought “Cupcake” was next in line after she defeated Jessica Eye at “UFC on FOX 16”— she was...

Aug 24, 2015 7:55 am

UFC Fight Night 74 Reebok Payout: Main Eventers make combined $20,000

The dust has settled from “UFC Fight Night 74” and their first trip into Saskatoon was a bizarre one, to say the least. Everything from a freak injury stopping the main-event short to a young fighter with tons of potential retiring after his first UFC win left fans scratching their heads, but nothing is more...

Aug 24, 2015 7:39 am

REPLAY! Max Holloway vs. Charles Oliveira (Highlights)

Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira were prepared to showcase what the featherweight division was all about until Oliveira fell victim to a freak injury in the opening minutes of the fight. Holloway fought off a scrappy takedown attempt from Oliveira who immediately clutched his shoulder when he popped back to his feet. Oliveira tried to...

Aug 24, 2015 7:38 am

Charles Oliveira explains his injury, wants rematch with Max Holloway

UFC fans witnessed a scary moment on Sunday evening at “UFC Fight Night 74” when Charles Oliveira was stretchered out of the octagon after falling victim to a neck injury. Oliveira shot for a takedown which Max Molloway easily shrugged off. Holloway wanted nothing to do with the grappling ace on the ground and demanded...

Aug 24, 2015 7:37 am

REPLAY! Neil Magny vs. Erick Silva (Highlights)

Neil Magny marched into the octagon with only a four day training camp to prepare him for Erick Silva and still walked out on top. Silva tried his hardest to match the pace of Magny, but it was obvious from the first round that Magny conditioning and strategy were superior to his opponent’s. Check out...

Aug 24, 2015 7:11 am

Benson Henderson vs. Thiago Alves headlines UFN 79 in Korea

A welterweight bout between Benson Henderson and Thiago Alves will headline November’s UFC Fight Night 79 event in South Korea. UFC officials announced the news on Sunday. Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson (22-5 MMA), who is of Korean heritage, was last seen in action at February’s UFC Fight Night 60 event, where he scored...

Aug 24, 2015 6:27 am

UFC Fighters react to Holloway’s TKO win over injured Oliveira

Charles Oliveira’s night ended early when he suffered a freak injury in the octagon during his main-event bout with “Blessed” Max Holloway. While nothing is official, it looked as if Oliveira damaged his shoulder during or after his takedown attempt of Holloway. Holloway fought off a takedown attempt and demanded the fight remain standing, forcing...

Aug 24, 2015 5:00 am

Phil Baroni goes nuts, nearly starts brawl at Rebel FC Presser

Phil Baroni has never been one to hold back his true feelings about his opponent. Whether he is hyping himself up, or putting his opponent down, Baroni has always had the ability to get under his opponent’s skin. Things got a bit heated at a press conference for Rebel Fighting Championship’s upcoming “Battle Royale: Ascension”...

Aug 24, 2015 2:00 am

“Cowboy” walks across a tight rope… or TRIES to at least

Donald Cerrone is one of the baddest men to step foot inside a UFC octagon. Whether it’s winning a shot at the title or earning a $50K bonus, “Cowboy” always impresses and brings the crowd to their feet when he fights. There are a FEW things Cerrone still needs to master, however, and tightrope walking...

Aug 24, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Emotional UFC lightweight retires after first and only UFC win

The path to the octagon is a long and tenuous one. Mixed martial artists sacrifice so much time to make it to the grandest stage of them all, and some of them don’t know when to call it quits and hang up their gloves. At UFC Fight Night 74, Frankie Perez fulfilled his goal of...

Aug 24, 2015 1:54 am

Someone has proven the Karate Kid was actually the bully in shocking new video

What if everything you thought you knew about “The Karate Kid” was wrong? This video argues that millions of people have been interpreting one of the most well-known movies of all time 100% wrong. Judge for yourself and watch the video above! Who do you think the REAL bully is? Share your thoughts in the...

Aug 24, 2015 1:40 am

WATCH! How well do UFC fighters really know their coaches?

There is a special bond between a student and their coach. Whether you are a teenager training martial arts for discipline, or a UFC world champion building a legacy, a fighter’s coach is a crucial part of their path to success. Find out how well these fighters know their coaches in this broken version of...

Aug 24, 2015 1:27 am

Meet UFC’s newest Octagon Girl, set to debut at “UFC: Japan”!

Ultimate Fighting Championship will be making their return to Japan in September and will be bringing more than an action-packed card with them. UFC’s newest Octagon Girl Lauren Mikolas is set to make her debut at the event and will definitely fit in with the rest of the girls. She is the wife of baseball...

Aug 24, 2015 1:14 am

Guy gets wrecked outside BJJ gym for disrespecting women

There was a time in mixed martial arts where women were criticized for fighting, but pioneers like Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate have helped the sport evolve past that point. There are still some people who disrespect women in the world of martial arts, and they better hope they have an athletic background themselves. If...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

OUCH! Bisping questions Perez’s decision to retire after 1st UFC win

Frankie Perez achieved his goal of picking up his first win inside the octagon and proceeded to retire at the young age of just twenty-six years old. Perez mentioned that he doesn’t want to put his family or body through it anymore, and UFC on FOX analyst Michael Bisping took that as the lightweight doesn’t...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

“Joanna Champion” is looking HOT in her new photoshoot

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has proven she is one of the most vicious women to ever step foot inside the octagon. Her performances over Jessica Penne and Carla Esparza were dominant, to say the least, and left the mouths of people like Ronda Rousey and Dana White hanging wide open. She has been known for her ferocity,...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

UFC lightweight Aubin-Mercier broke a boring record at “UFC Fight Night 74”

There are several records the fighters of the octagon stride to break. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson just mentioned his desire to break Anderson Silva’s streak of most consecutive successful title defenses. Former UFC fighter smashed pay-per-view records when he fought Frank Mir at UFC 100. Olivier Aubin-Mercier broke a record on Sunday evening at “UFC...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

SO “Lingerie Fighting Championship” is a thing…

Lingerie Fighting Championship is apparently a thing and they just put on their twentieth show! “A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ was broadcast live on pay-per-view and was an eight-fight card fighting in nothing but their lingerie. Check out the highlights in the video above… The Best Training Room You’ll Probably Ever See — D.C., Rockhold, Khabib,...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

UFC’s newest light heavyweight and his model girlfriend — WOW!

If there is anything to take away from “UFC Fight Night 74” on Sunday evening, it’s that you should never doubt the talent of the undercard. If the results of the preliminaries are any indication of the future of the UFC, then we are in for a exciting next few years! A certain UFC light...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

Dana White gives Arianny case full of cash! Don’t believe us? Check this out!

Arianny Celeste has been one of the longest serving employees of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. An Octagon Girl since 2006, Celeste has put up with the catcalls of fans and mentored girls like Britney Palmer, helping them turn into the Octagon Girls they are today. UFC President Dana White and Arianny Celeste pose with a...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

WATCH! Check out the new Adidas/RFA fight kits in action

Everybody from the commentators to the fighters were decked out in Adidas gear at the latest RFA event in South Dakota last Friday. It was Team Brazil vs. Team USA at “RFA 29” — check out the highlights and let us know what you think of Adidas’ fight kits over Reebok’s! The Best Training Room...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

WATCH! Old school footage of Carlson Gracie team

Get back to the roots of the game and watch some old school footage of the Carlson Gracie team! Very old school footage of Carlson Gracie in the background introducing his team before a competition. Among all of them we can see names such as Murilo Bustamente and Ricardo De la Riva with only 17...

Aug 24, 2015 12:11 am

REPLAY! Patrick Cote vs. Josh Burkman (Highlights)

Patrick Cote and Josh Burkman brought the live crowd in attendance to their feet with their fight of the night performance at “UFC Fight Night 74”. The first two fights of the main card left fans hungry for some back-and-forth action and their prayers were answered in the form of Burkman and Cote. Cote landed...

Aug 24, 2015 12:10 am

REPLAY! Chad Laprise vs. Francisco Trinaldo (Highlights)

After two lackluster main card fights, Francisco Trinaldo brought the crowd to their feet with his quick win over Chad Laprise. Laprise may have been the home town favorite, but the fans were happy to see any action at all! Check out the replay of Francisco Trinaldo’s victory in the video above! The Best Training...

Aug 23, 2015 10:12 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 draws over 7,000 fans in Saskatoon debut

SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada hosted a UFC event for the first time on Sunday evening and it looked to be a big success. “UFC Fight Night 74” drew 7,202 fans and a gate of $949,000 (CAD/Canadian Dollar). The fans flocked to the arena to watch Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira showcase their skills,...

Aug 23, 2015 10:05 pm

REPLAY! UFC Fight Night 74 Post Fight Press Conference (Full)

UFC invaded Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada tonight for the very first time! Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira headlined the card in a bout that ended quickly when Oliveira suffered a freak injury. Neil Magny returned to form and quickly bounced back from his August 1st loss to Demian Maia by easily defeating Erick Silva in the...

Aug 23, 2015 9:58 pm

Charles Oliveira moving and ‘alert’ after injury at “UFC Fight Night 74”

Charles Oliveira walked into the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 74” ready to prove that he was top-five material in the featherweight division, but instead fell victim of a freak injury. His main-event bout with Max Holloway did not go as expected as it ended in less than two minutes. After some back and forth...

Aug 23, 2015 9:47 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Bonus Report: Cote and 3 others take home $50K

“UFC Fight Night 74” is in the books and Max Holloway has added ANOTHER win to his already impressive streak. Patrick Cote and Josh Burkman brought the crowd to their feet with their fight of the night performance and both earned an extra check because of it. Check out the full bonus report below! Fight...

Aug 23, 2015 9:23 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Holloway picks up quick win after Oliveira suffers injury

Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira stepped into the octagon tonight to showcase what featherweights were all about, but the bout was cut short when Oliveira suffered an injury. Grappling expert Oliveira shot for a takedown to take the fight to the ground, but Holloway fought off the attempt with ease. In what seemed like a...