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Mar 14, 2016 4:36 pm

Carlos Condit: I want the rematch with Lawler, otherwise I’m on hiatus

Former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit is still trying to decide what is next in regards to his mixed martial arts career. “The Natural Born Killer” is coming off a controversial title fight loss to reigning champion Robbie Lawler, which occurred in the main event of UFC 195 just over 2 months ago. Condit...

Mar 14, 2016 3:13 pm

PHOTO | This brave young soul took Chuck Liddell’s daughter out on her first date

Would you have the guts to take out the daughter of a UFC Hall of Fame legend? Former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell is having to come to terms with his daughter growing up. “The Iceman” uploaded a few photos to his Facebook timeline and said, “My daughters first Sadee Hawkins dance/date the pics...

Mar 14, 2016 1:14 pm

VIDEO | Dan Hardy gives an intelligent analysis on Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier 2

UFC commentator and former UFC veteran Dan Hardy always has great insight to the big matches approaching in the UFC. Hardy talks about Jon Jones‘ return to the UFC and his quest to get back the UFC light heavyweight championship belt from current champion Daniel Cormier. Hardy notes that it has been some time since...

Mar 14, 2016 12:38 pm

VIDEO | Extremely confident Ben Rothwell says he can submit Fabricio Werdum

UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell is just waiting for his chance to show how superior his skills are against the rest of the top competition in the UFC. Rothwell spoke with the media about his career and how he feels his skills stack up against jiu-jitsu world champion and UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum. “This sport...

Mar 14, 2016 12:08 pm

Trainer of Conor McGregor in big trouble after killing man with fatal punch

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor may have to find another taekwondo instructor after an incident has left a man dead in south Dublin, Ireland. Taekwondo black belt Jonathan Dargan was arrested and questioned last week by gardai after a man died due to a head injury. Dargan was arguing with his girlfriend in the early...

Mar 14, 2016 11:27 am

BREAKING: Matt Mitrione leaves the UFC for Bellator MMA

Bellator MMA has acquired another big name from the UFC following the signing of former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson and MMA legend Wanderlei Silva. Former NFL player and UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione announced his decision to sign with Bellator MMA on the MMA Hour on Monday. Mitrione said that the UFC did not come...

Mar 14, 2016 2:14 am

Chris Leben opens up on details of his life-threatening heart condition

UFC veteran Chris Leben was just about to make a return to MMA with a new contract with Bellator MMA. In the process of getting ready to return to competition, bad news about his physical health hit the knockout specialist as he went through the process of pre-fight medical exams. The 35-year-old veteran appeared on...

Mar 14, 2016 1:44 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor will get you motivated in this new edit

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is coming off the first loss of his UFC career. Nate Diaz stopped Conor McGregor by submitting the Irishman in the second round of their non-title welterweight bout at UFC 196. Despite the loss, McGregor is anxious to get back into the Octagon to prove “what doesn’t kill you, makes...

Mar 13, 2016 8:33 pm

Video | TUF 23 looks like an amazing season

https://www.facebook.com/602527476455013/videos/1046879382019818/ If the above video is any indication of what fans can expect from The Ultimate Fighter 23 season, then we are all in for a treat. UFC women’s bantamweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and top contender Claudia Gadelha serve as opposing coaches on TUF 23 and will rematch at the conclusion of the season. The...

Mar 13, 2016 7:55 pm

Coach Kavanagh: Conor gassed from trying to take Nate’s head off with every left hand

The coach of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, John Kavanagh, was a recent guest on Ariel Helwani’s popular show “The MMA Hour“. Coach Kavanagh discussed McGregor’s UFC 196 submission loss to Nate Diaz and gave his take on what went wrong for the Irish superstar. John admitted that Nate Diaz was more efficient with his...

Mar 13, 2016 1:17 pm

Dana White: The new Jon Jones is scary

UFC president Dana White says that former UFC light heavyweight champ Jon “Bones” Jones is training like a man possessed for his rematch with current title holder Daniel Cormier. According to White, Jones is 6-months sober and in the best shape of his life ahead of next month’s UFC 197 pay-per-view event. His words: “What’s...

Mar 13, 2016 12:47 pm

Video | Anderson Silva reenacts his favorite scene from Bad Boys 2

Watch as former UFC middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva reenacts his favorite scene from the movie ‘Bad Boys 2’. Anderson Silva is coming off a controversial decision loss to Michael Bisping in his most recent octagon appearance. Who would you like to see “The Spider” fight next? Sound off Penn Nation!

Mar 13, 2016 12:10 pm

Rumor: Conor McGregor turned down a rematch with Nate Diaz

According to the original founder of MiddleEasy.com, Zeus Tipado, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has turned down an offer from the UFC to rematch Nate Diaz at July’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. Zeus, who has employed very close members of the Diaz camp, took to Twitter to drop the news. Check it out:...

Mar 13, 2016 7:41 am

Frank Mir to Mark Hunt: Tapout or have your career ended

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will return to the octagon this Saturday when he squares off with perennial contender Mark Hunt in the main event of ‘UFC Brisbane’. The heavyweight submission specialist is well aware that standing and trading punches with former K1 champion Mark Hunt would likely be a bad idea, so he...

Mar 12, 2016 11:27 pm

Bryan Caraway: “Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey get to matchmake”

UFC bantamweight contender Bryan Caraway believes that current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey receive special privileges from UFC officials. According to “Kid Lightning”, the people who can “pull strings” in the UFC are the promotions president Dana White and current UFC superstars Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey. His words...

Mar 12, 2016 10:51 pm

VIDEO | Jon Jones driving Formula DRIFT pro car

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones may currently have a suspended license, however ‘Bones’ was given the opportunity to drive a Formula DRIFT pro car with Dan Brockett recently, and we can’t blame him for accepting. Jones is currently gearing up for his UFC 197 rematch with Daniel Cormier on April 23rd, where he...

Mar 12, 2016 10:28 pm

Teammate Jake Shields bet on Nate Diaz to defeat Conor McGregor at UFC 196

Former Strikeforce champion Jake Shields was quite confident that his teammate Nate Diaz would be able to defeat Conor McGregor on short-notice at this past weekend’s UFC 196 event in Las Vegas. The former UFC welterweight title challenger, who now fights for the World Series of Fighting promotion, told Sherdog Radio that he bet and...

Mar 12, 2016 9:59 pm

Mark Hunt posts hilarious video ahead of UFN 85 fight with Frank Mir

In 7 days I take on Frank Mir, and nothing is stopping me.. Posted by Mark "Super Samoan" Hunt on Saturday, March 12, 2016 UFC heavyweight contender Mark Hunt will return to the octagon in the headlining bout of next weekend’s UFC Fight Night 85 card in Brisbane, Australia, when he squares off with former...

Mar 12, 2016 9:32 pm

Conor McGregor is still ‘The King’ of the featherweight division

Many fans and analysts have been critical of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor for his UFC 196 submission loss to lightweight contender Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC 196 this past weekend. That bout (Diaz vs. McGregor) took place in the UFC’s welterweight division (170-pounds), this after the scheduled lightweight title fight between Rafael...

Mar 12, 2016 8:35 pm

McGregor’s Coach says the UFC 196 loss to Nate Diaz was not a result of weight gain

Fans and analysts have been critical of Conor McGregor’s performance at UFC 196, many blaming the “weight gain” for his submission loss to Nate Diaz. McGregor’s strength and conditioning coach John Connor does not believe that the loss had anything to do with Conor’s weight gain and that he was at “peak condition” going in...