MMA-News News

Jun 6, 2016 2:07 pm

Mark Hunt releases statement on fighting Brock Lesnar at UFC 200

Mark Hunt is undoubtedly excited as he is set to take part in one of the biggest fights in UFC history. Hunt was announced as the opponent for former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar in his return fight to the UFC. Lesnar is currently signed with the WWE and has not fought since UFC 141...

Jun 6, 2016 1:47 pm

Dana White addresses Ariel Helwani’s lifetime ban from the UFC

Many were shocked to hear that MMA journalist Ariel Helwani was banned from all UFC events prior to UFC 199’s main event bout between Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping over the weekend. Helwani broke the news that Brock Lesnar would be returning to fight in the UFC prior to the UFC making the announcement during...

Jun 6, 2016 12:53 pm

Performance metrics – Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt for UFC 200

A juggernaut bout has just been added to UFC 200 as former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar returns to the Octagon to fight Mark Hunt. @Fightnomics Reed just released a detailed breakdown of both Lesnar and Hunt and where each man holds an advantage, according to their fight history. Performance metrics #UFC200Brock Lesnar vs Mark...

Jun 6, 2016 12:01 pm

Mark Hunt vs. Brock Lesnar opening odds

Former UFC champion Brock Lesnar was a guest on ESPN’s SportsCenter this morning where he announced that he would be returning to the octagon at UFC 200 on July 9 to fight Mark Hunt. Lesnar, who has not fought since his 2011 loss to Alistair Overeem, has opened as a +120 underdog against Hunt, this...

Jun 6, 2016 10:27 am

VIDEO | Brock Lesnar announces his UFC 200 opponent

“The Beast” is back and coming to show the world what he is still capable of in the Octagon when he returns to the UFC at UFC 200. Brock Lesnar appeared on ESPN on Monday morning to announce his opponent for UFC 200. “I’ve never turned down a fight in the UFC,” Lesnar said. “Even...

Jun 6, 2016 9:44 am

PHOTO | Michael Bisping bashes Luke Rockhold on social media once again

You would think that after throwing down in the Octagon twice, newly crowned UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and former champion Luke Rockhold would have settled their differences. Bisping realized his dream on Saturday night at UFC 199, knocking Rockhold out in the very first round and became the UFC middleweight champion. It is very...

Jun 6, 2016 9:18 am

Video | Watch Michael Bisping knock Luke Rockhold out cold at UFC 199

Michael Bisping shocked the mixed martial arts world on Saturday night in Los Angeles when he knocked Luke Rockhold out cold in the very first-round of their UFC 199 main event fight to earn the UFC’s undisputed middleweight championship. Checked out the replay of “The Count’s” epic knockout victory below: https://twitter.com/UFCStuff/status/739382966481244160 Who are you hoping...

Jun 6, 2016 8:59 am

Pros react to the Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt fight announcement

Earlier today on ESPN’s SportsCenter former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar announced that he would be returning to the octagon to fight Mark Hunt at UFC 200 on July 9 in Las Vegas. Lesnar has not competed in mixed martial arts since his 2011 TKO loss to Alistair Overeem at UFC 141. The former champions...

Jun 6, 2016 7:35 am

Breaking! Brock Lesnar receives his opponent for UFC 200

This past weekend at UFC 199 in Los Angeles the UFC announced that former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar would be returning to the octagon at July’s blockbuster UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. The promotion did not name an opponent for Lesnar that evening in Los Angeles (UFC 199), leaving fans across the world speculating...

Jun 5, 2016 8:38 pm

Video | New UFC 200 preview featuring Brock Lesnar

Yesterday evening UFC officials announced that former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar would be returning to the octagon this summer to fight on the UFC 200 fight card set for July 9 in Las Vegas. Following the announcement, which occurred during the UFC 199 pay-per-view broadcast, the UFC released the following new preview for UFC 200...

Jun 5, 2016 8:14 pm

UFC Fighters take to Twitter supporting Ariel Helwani

Yesterday evening Ariel Helwani announced on Twitter that he had been removed from Saturday’s UFC 199 event in Los Angeles by Zuffa staff members prior to the fight cards conclusion and was told that he and his friends were now “banned for life”. I was escorted out of the building by Zuffa staff before the...

Jun 5, 2016 6:56 pm

Jon Jones shares his thoughts on Brock Lesnar fighting at UFC 200

Yesterday evening news broke that former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar would be returning to the octagon on July 9 in Las Vegas for UFC 200. An opponent for “The Beast” has yet to be named by UFC officials, which has resulted in several fighters taking to social media to campaign for the spot. UFC...

Jun 5, 2016 5:21 pm

Photo | Michael Bisping taunts Luke Rockhold on social media

Michael Bisping (30-7 MMA) shocked the mixed martial arts world last night in Los Angeles by earning a stunning first-round knockout victory over Luke Rockhold in the main event of UFC 199. Bisping and Rockhold engaged in a heated conversation at the UFC 199 post fight press conference and that bad blood carried over in...

Jun 5, 2016 4:12 pm

Pros react to the return of Brock Lesnar

During last night’s UFC 199 pay-per-view broadcast UFC officials announced that former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar would be returning to fight at July’s blockbuster UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. An opponent for “The Beast” was not given at the time, but we now know that an announcement will be made Monday June 6 on...

Jun 5, 2016 3:39 pm

Video | Watch Bisping’s coach Jason Parillo react to his KO of Luke Rockhold

Michael Bisping became the UFC’s undisputed middleweight champion last night in Los Angeles, this after he knocked Luke Rockhold out cold in the first-round of UFC 199’s main event. Bisping’s boxing coach, Jason Parillo, had this legendary reaction to the championship-earning knockout victory: Parillo also had the GOAT corner reaction pic.twitter.com/bTNzmdJFE1 — caposa (@GrabakaHitman) June...

Jun 5, 2016 3:10 pm

Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz 2 opening odds

During Saturday night’s UFC 199 pay-per-view card in Los Angeles it was announced that a rematch between current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and perennial lightweight contender Nate Diaz had been booked to headline August’s UFC 202 event in Las Vegas. Despite coming out victorious in their first encounter at UFC 196, Nate Diaz has...

Jun 5, 2016 2:04 pm

Video | Michael Bisping’s UFC 199 post fight interview

Michael Bisping (30-7 MMA) earned the biggest win of his career last night at UFC 199 in Los Angeles. “The Count” defeated Luke Rockhold by way of knockout in the bouts opening round to become the UFC’s undisputed middleweight champion of the world. Bisping, who took the UFC 199 title fight with Rockhold on just...

Jun 5, 2016 1:20 pm

Video | Dan Henderson destroys Hector Lombard at UFC 199

After nearly getting finished in the opening round of his UFC 199 fight with Hector Lombard, 45-year-old MMA legend Dan Henderson delivered a stunning comeback that resulted in a brutal second-round knockout victory. Here is a clip of “Hendo’s” finish of “Lightning” (via DefPenSports) 45-year-old Dan Henderson knocks out Hector Lombard #UFC199 https://t.co/og3dpMUVLR — Palmerbet...

Jun 5, 2016 11:36 am

Video | Watch Dominick Cruz drop Urijah Faber

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz picked up a dominant decision victory over bitter rival Urijah Faber at last night’s UFC 199 event in Los Angeles. In the fights second round Cruz was able to drop Faber with a big left hand, check it out: Down goes Faber! The champ trying to finish this fight! #UFC199...

Jun 5, 2016 11:12 am

Pros react to Dan Henderson’s brutal KO victory over Hector Lombard

Former Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson scored an absolutely brutal knockout victory over former Bellator title holder Hector Lombard at last night’s UFC 199 event in Los Angeles. The 45-year-old landed a head kick on Lombard and then hit him with an elbow that caused “Lightning” to fall crashing to the canvas in the bouts second-round....

Jun 5, 2016 10:52 am

Pros react to Cruz’s impressive victory over Faber

Dominick Cruz scored an impressive unanimous decision victory over bitter rival Urijah Faber in the co-main event of yesterday’s UFC 199 fight card in Los Angeles. Cruz was able to utilize his excellent footwork and head movement to frustrate Faber for the majority of the fight. “The Dominator” dropped Urijah in the bouts second-round but...

Jun 5, 2016 10:24 am

Fabricio Werdum blasts Luke Rockhold after UFC 199 loss to Bisping

It is no secret that former UFC champions Fabricio Werdum and Luke Rockhold do not like each other. The former heavyweight champion of the world took to Twitter last night to poke fun at Rockhold’s knockout loss to newly crowned champion Michael Bisping. Check it out: https://twitter.com/FabricioWerdum/status/739344070141607936 Werdum is coming off a knockout loss of...

Jun 5, 2016 10:04 am

Pros react to Michael Bisping’s KO victory over Luke Rockhold

Michael Bisping was able to shock the mixed martial arts world yesterday in Los Angeles by scoring a first-round knockout victory over Luke Rockhold to claim the UFC’s middleweight championship. “The Count”, who took yesterday’s title fight on just two weeks notice, was able to catch Luke Rockhold with a couple of big left hands...

Jun 5, 2016 9:38 am

Shane Carwin would love to knockout Brock Lesnar at UFC 200

Former UFC interim heavyweight champion Shane Carwin (12-2 MMA) says he would be willing to end his retirement to have a rematch with Brock Lesnar at UFC 200 this July in Las Vegas. Here is what the 41-year-old veteran posted to Twitter: For everyone blowing up my phone, yes I would take this fight @UFC...