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Jan 14, 2016 11:55 am

WATCH! Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s slick new Samsung promo

Check out UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk in her new campaign for Samsung. Many fans are impressed by the corporate sponsor’s branding put together featuring the marketable persona of Jedrzejczyk. Joanna Jedrzejczyk has kept busy outside of the Octagon since defending her belt against Valerie Letourneau at UFC 193 and is expected to be one...

Jan 14, 2016 9:38 am

Clip Of The Day: Raquel Pennington chokes out Ashlee Evans-Smith

Raquel Pennington vs Ashlee Evans-Smith at UFC 181 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV on December 6, 2014. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 13, 2016 at 6:48pm PST While this ‘Clip Of The Day’ from UFC President Dana White is a recent one, it certainly is a memorable one!...

Jan 14, 2016 9:19 am

MUST SEE! Dillashaw and Cruz go at it again in new interview

Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw have continued to have continued to trade verbal shots in interviews leading up to their fight on Sunday for the UFC bantamweight championship. While Cruz has been the more vocal fighter in many interviews, we recently saw Dillashaw fire some shots of his own back at ‘The Dominator’. In this...

Jan 14, 2016 9:08 am

WATCH! EA Sports UFC 2 gameplay breakdown

The anticipation for EA Sports UFC 2 is building as we get closer and closer to the March release date. Earlier this month EA Sports released the first official trailer for the game, which left fans chomping at the bit for more footage of the game. EA Sports delivered with this all new gameplay footage...

Jan 14, 2016 9:00 am

On This Day: Edson Barboza brutally KO’s Terry Etim

On this day 4 years ago, Edson Barboza and Terry Etim kicked off the main event of UFC 142 in Rio de Janeiro. The fight appeared to be going to a judges decision, however with just 2 minutes left in the fight, Barboza landed a flawless wheel kick that left Etim starched. The kick was...

Jan 14, 2016 8:48 am

On This Day: Jose Aldo KO’s Chad Mendes

Jose Aldo with the knee on Mendes followed by a KO in their last bout in 2012 https://t.co/U5Ty3avw0f — Bookie Insiders MMA (@UFCInsiders) October 25, 2014 On this day four years ago UFC 142 went down from Rio de Janeiro Brazil. In the main event of the card Jose Aldo was set to defend his...

Jan 14, 2016 8:34 am

MUST SEE! Young Conor McGregor eating Sheepshead *GRAPHIC*

*Disgusting* Video of Conor McGregor Eating… by TheBestofUFCandMMA It’s no secret that UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor goes above and beyond in order to elevate his fight game to another level. In this video we see a young McGregor eating Sheepshead, and believe it or not…appearing to enjoy it. We’re not quite sure if McGregor...

Jan 14, 2016 8:28 am

THROWBACK! Joe Rogan gets in scuffle on Fear Factor

Joe Rogan Gets Into a Fight On Television (Fear… by TheBestofUFCandMMA It’s no secret that UFC commentator Joe Rogan is an all-around badass. In addition to now holding a 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu black belt under Eddie Bravo, Rogan is an experienced TaeKwonDo competitor with a large arsenal of kicking techniques. In this throwback video we...

Jan 14, 2016 8:12 am

WATCH! Claudia Gadelha training for Jedrzejczyk rematch

While the UFC has yet to officially announce that Claudia Gadelha will be the next female fighter to challenge Joanna Jedrzejczyk for her UFC women’s bantamweight championship, that hasn’t stopped fans from talking about how the fight will go. To date, Gadelha is the only fighter to nearly defeat Jedrzejczyk over the course of her...

Jan 14, 2016 7:37 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan breaks down Dillashaw vs. Cruz

On Sunday TJ Dillashaw and Dominick Cruz will square off in their highly anticipated bantamweight showdown in Boston. While the pair has exchanged words on several occasions leading up to the bout, there’s been much speculation as to how the bout will play out given the similar styles of both fighters. While we’ve seen Robin...

Jan 14, 2016 1:37 am

WATCH! #TBT Ronda Rousey’s coach Edmond Tarverdyan in his second MMA fight

Check out this Throwback Thursday video featuring Ronda Rousey’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan in his second professional MMA fight against Dominic Gutierrez back in 2012. In this fight, there is a role reversal as Ronda Rousey corners Tarverdyan for his match. Tarverdyan, a former WBC Muay Thai champion holds a 2-0 MMA record but has...

Jan 13, 2016 9:03 pm

MUST SEE! Jon Jones welcomes BJ Penn to Jackson-Winkeljohn

[ooyala code=”toNmY2MDE6uGuDirRDfpFhdRZayXg777″ player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] It was revealed on social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn would be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico alongside pound for pound king Jon Jones, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm, and numerous other elite level fighters. In the video above you can...

Jan 13, 2016 10:47 am

Nick Diaz makes an announcement following NSAC hearing

It was a breath of fresh air after the Nevada State Athletic Commission came to a settlement on Nick Diaz’s suspension and fine on Tuesday. The commission who previously had a five-year suspension and $165,000 fine slapped on Diaz for testing positive for Marijuana in the state for the third time reduced the penalties on...

Jan 13, 2016 10:20 am

PHOTO | The first time Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones met

Back in 2013 Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson put on one of the greatest fights in UFC history at UFC 165 when the pair fought to a controversial decision that saw Jones retain the UFC light heavyweight championship. Prior to that however, the pair were featured as guests of honor at Legend Fight Show, where...

Jan 13, 2016 10:01 am

WATCH! #WCW Arianny Celeste reveals behind the scenes footage on Snapchat

If you’re a big fan of UFC Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste and you aren’t following her on Snapchat, you are simply missing out. Celeste who has graced the Octagon throughout some of the biggest fights in the UFC is a fan favorite, and it isn’t tough to figure out why. Here is a short recap...

Jan 13, 2016 8:37 am

Jon Jones: Brother – NFL New England Patriots star {overdosed}

Brother of UFC star Jon “Bones” Jones was taken into Norwood hospital Sunday morning for a medical emergency. It wan’t until today have more sources come forward indicating that the emergency turned out to be an apparent drug overdose. The Boston Herald received a copy of the dispatch records: Jones arrived at the police station...

Jan 13, 2016 8:04 am

WATCH! Robin Black breaks down Cruz vs. Dillashaw

Sunday night’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ main event between Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw for the UFC bantamweight championship is arguably the single most highly anticipated bantamweight fight in the history of the UFC. Ahead of the bout, Robin Black broke down both fighter’s styles, and what both men will be looking to do in...

Jan 13, 2016 7:52 am

MUST SEE! Dominick Cruz talks heartbreaking setbacks to return to Octagon

Dominick Cruz’s successful return to the Octagon against Takeya Mizugaki back at UFC 178 came after a long period of struggling. Cruz returned from a nearly 3 year absence from the Octagon without missing a beat. With the win over Mizugaki, Cruz was in a position to challenge TJ Dillashaw for the bantamweight championship>. On...

Jan 13, 2016 7:23 am

WATCH! TJ Dillashaw sheds new light on departure from Team Alpha Male

Going into TJ Dillashaw’s fight with Dominick Cruz on Sunday at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ many are wondering how Dillashaw will look in his first fight since officially moving his training camp to Colorado. While Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male was certainly a public one, there are still a lot of questions that people...

Jan 13, 2016 7:08 am

WATCH! Scrum after Nick Diaz’s suspension was reduced

Yesterday news broke that Nick Diaz and the Nevada State Athletic Commission had reached a settlement in regards to his 5 year suspension for marijuana. The terms of the settlement were that Diaz would be retroactively suspended 18 months, and would pay a $100,000 fine. Given the date of his past fight, his suspension will...