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Feb 9, 2016 11:08 am

MUST SEE! How to fight a bigger opponent with Tristar head coach Firas Zahabi

Check out this informative video from Tristar head coach Firas Zahabi. In this video, Zahabi goes into detail on the gameplan going into a fight against a bigger and stronger opponent. The caption for the instructional video reads: “How do you fight a bigger stronger opponent is maybe the number one question I keep getting...

Feb 9, 2016 10:51 am

Sage Northcutt: New Member of Team Labrada

Looks like Sage Northcutt has a new sponsor with Team Labrada. The new addition to the list athletes, Olympians and bodybuilders seems like a good fit for the ripped UFC prospect. I wonder if he gets a lifetime supply of whey protein and supplements teaming up with Lee Labrada.

Feb 9, 2016 9:58 am

Cody Garbrandt on Joseph Benavidez and Lance Palmer: They are training with ‘the enemy’

More of Team Alpha Male has been training with the Elevation Fight Team in Colorado after T.J. Dillashaw jumped ship. The members of Team Alpha male including Dillashaw basically had to choose sides between coaches Urijah Faber and Duane Ludwig after their falling out. Team Alpha Male fighter Cody Garbrandt spoke with Submission Radio recently...

Feb 9, 2016 9:52 am

Donald Cerrone teams with Tim Kennedy for new shirt, proceeds to benefit troops

In Donald Cerrone’s fight with Rafael dos Anjos earlier this year, ‘Cowboy’ wore a small piece of cloth on his shorts which he has worn in all of his fights throughout his career. The difference in the dos Anjos fight was that under the new Reebok deal, Cerrone was fined for violating the ‘outfitting policy’....

Feb 9, 2016 9:38 am

WATCH! ‘UFC Fight Night: London’ top 5 main event knockouts

In the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: London’ Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva will finally have the opportunity to fight. Silva and Bisping have both stayed at the top of the middleweight division over the last 5-10 years, however have never had the opportunity to fight one another. The fight goes down on February...

Feb 9, 2016 9:25 am

WATCH! Dana White playing drums while Matt Serra sings

UFC President Dana White has been touring the country with former UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra and close friend Nick The Tooth for his “Lookin’ For A Fight” series. The series has found UFC standouts such as Sage Northcutt, Mickey Gall, and Randy Brown. In the clip above you can see the UFC President playing...

Feb 9, 2016 9:19 am

Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones’ new legal woes

Earlier this week it was revealed that former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones had been pulled over for driving without a license, insurance card, or registration back in January. While many were worried that this could potentially violate Jones’ probation handed to him after his hit-and-run incident last year, Jones was ordered to perform...

Feb 9, 2016 8:39 am

Stephen Thompson makes massive jump up UFC welterweight rankings

This past Saturday at ‘UFC Fight Night: Las Vegas’ Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson shocked the world as he ran right through former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks. Thompson showed that his style of kickboxing works against elite level wrestlers such as Johny Hendricks as he picked up an impressive 1st round TKO win. With the win...

Feb 9, 2016 8:25 am

Rafael dos Anjos predicts Conor McGregor will “Break like a girl”

While Conor McGregor is currently riding a 15 fight win streak that has seen him finish 6 of his 7 opponents in the Octagon, including Jose Aldo, UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos plans to change that on March 5th at UFC 196. In the build-up leading to their scrap on March 5th, dos Anjos...

Feb 9, 2016 8:10 am

Analyst Breakdown Video: Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier 2 & One More Title Fight!

MMA fans are in for a treat when Jones vs Cormier 2 headline the UFC 197 card in April. The re-match was in the works originally for a New York MMA debut, however, failed attempts of regulating MMA forced the event to the original venue in Las Vegas NV. Demetrious Johnson will also be fighting...

Feb 9, 2016 8:08 am

Coach believes Miesha Tate can outstrike Holly Holm

At UFC 193 Holly Holm proved to MMA fans that her striking is a thing to be feared. While Holm’s credentials in the kickboxing and boxing worlds are nothing to scoff at, many were curious to see how Holm dealt with an experienced grappler such as Rousey. Of course as everyone knows by now, Holm...

Feb 9, 2016 7:57 am

Dana White isn’t ruling out immediate rematch for Jose Aldo

Following his 13 second KO loss to Conor McGregor, there was much speculation as to what would be next for former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo. McGregor booked a lightweight scrap at UFC 196 against Rafael dos Anjos for the lightweight championship. In the mean time, Jose Aldo campaigned for an immediate rematch, stating that...

Feb 9, 2016 7:43 am

MUST SEE! Incredibly motivational Conor McGregor video

Conor McGregor is known for not only his incredible trash talk, but his ability to finish opponents in the Octagon. McGregor is currently gearing up for his lightweight scrap with Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 on March 5th. Ahead of that bout check out this incredibly motivational video of McGregor featuring highlights from interviews...

Feb 9, 2016 7:26 am

Team Alpha Male Picture Day: Who’s Missing?

Awesome day of jits! Thanks @holdsworthmma #thegoodlife @torque1_net A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Feb 8, 2016 at 8:05pm PST Urijah Faber’s TAM ‘Team Alpha Male’ is looking a little light, about 270lbs lighter with Lance Palmer and Joseph Benavidez doing some cross training at Elevation Fight Team with TJ Dillashaw. Will training...

Feb 9, 2016 7:02 am

Must See Video: RESPECT in Combat Sports

Respect in MMA is always a good thing coming from two fighters looking to put the hurt on one another after a fight. Even when a fight gets built up and tempers flare, it’s good to know there are fighters that respect not just their opponent but the game itself. These are the fighters that...

Feb 9, 2016 2:36 am

UFC Fight Night 82 medical suspensions: Six fighters potentially out for six months

UFC Fight Night 82 was a night full of action and it did not go without injuries. Main event standout Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson may be out for six months with an ankle injury after his highlight performance putting away the former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks in the first round. The complete list of UFC...

Feb 9, 2016 1:39 am

WATCH! Jon Jones addresses everyone talking about his speeding ticket!

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones feels like the smallest things in his personal life are going to be blown up by the media. If any of those small things move the needle with any of his fans or critics, he is absolutely right. Jones was recently buzzing in the media after court documents...

Feb 8, 2016 8:19 pm

UFC Fight Night 82 Reebok pay for fighters ranges from $2,500 to $15,000

$145,000 was the total payout by Reebok for the exclusive uniform deal with the UFC for the UFC Fight Night 82 event that took place in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday night. The payout from Reebok is in addition to each fighter’s contracted fight pay with the UFC. Four fighters took home $15,000 for their...

Feb 8, 2016 5:15 pm

Chael Sonnen Interviews Chad Mendes on fighting Rafael dos Anjos

Chael Sonnen spoke with Chad Mendes about Conor McGregor’s upcoming title tilt with lightweight champ Rafael dos Anjos. Mendes gives us his perspective on McGregor’s weight gain, advantages and disadvantages heading into UFC 196 Do you think Mendes has it right?

Feb 8, 2016 4:58 pm

More Training Video: Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson – Drilling Combos

Time is winding down for UFC 196 at Las Vegas and Conor McGregor is less than a month away from being the first UFC fighter to hold to titles simultaneously if victorious come March 5th. With all the hype surrounding McGregor vs dos Anjos, who has the edge leading into the largest fight so far...

Feb 8, 2016 4:43 pm

Video Breakdown: Worst UFC Stoppage in History – Rener Gracie explains

UFC Fight Night 62 was a night that produced five submission finishes and one of the worst referee stoppages in an octagon. Brian Ortega and Rener Gracie relive the submissions that made Fight Night Rio De Janeiro a must watch for submission practitioners alike. What were some other bad stoppages in the UFC?

Feb 8, 2016 2:30 pm

Watch out! Bad Sportsmanship in MMA? Or untimely accidents? You decide

Not all fouls in MMA are a result of a fighter intentionally wanting to break the rules, but there are some that aim to do just that. So whether it’s an ‘accidental’ eye poke that leads on to much worst, this video has a little of everything that will have you questioning their intentions.

Feb 8, 2016 1:48 pm

WATCH! Michael Bisping goes to war with Yoshihiro Akiyama

The UFC has gifted fans with a free fight video ahead of UFC Fight Night 84 that will feature the always game Michael Bisping welcome back former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva to the Octagon. Check out Bisping who battled Yoshihiro Akiyama in the main event of UFC 120 all the way back in 2010....