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Jan 1, 2016 8:24 am

LIVE! UFC 195 official weigh-ins at 4 p.m. PST

Following the live Q&A with top ranked women’s strawweight Rose Namajunas, and top ranked lightweight Michael Chiesa, the fighters of UFC 195 will hit the scales in preparation for their bouts tomorrow night. In the main event Robbie Lawler will look to defend his UFC welterweight championship against Carlos Condit, while in the co-main event...

Jan 1, 2016 8:09 am

WATCH! Condit was supposed to fight Cerrone in boxing match

While Carlos Condit and Donald Cerrone are both elite level UFC fighters that are ranked in the top 5 of their respective divisions, there was a time when the pair were supposed to fight one another in a boxing match. Ahead of his UFC 195 title fight on Saturday against Robbie Lawler, Condit spoke about...

Jan 1, 2016 6:34 am

MUST SEE! TJ Dillashaw goes cliff diving

Cliff diving into the Pacific is a kickass way to spend a day! #WithThisNOSIWill #Sponsored — Randy Couture (@Randy_Couture) January 1, 2016 While the split from Team Alpha Male has been anything but peaceful for UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, the champ appears to be enjoying himself quite a bit in this video. Dillashaw...

Jan 1, 2016 6:26 am

WATCH! Jon Jones motivated going into 2016

#Repost @jonnybones A video posted by ufc (@ufc) on Dec 31, 2015 at 11:58pm PST While 2015 ended rough for former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones, the former champ is more motivated than ever going into 2016. In a video posted to Jones’ Instagram, which was reposted by the UFC, Jones explains why he’s...

Jan 1, 2016 6:20 am

Full Fight: Cruz destroys Mizugaki in Octagon return

Ahead of Dominick Cruz’s highly anticipated showdown against TJ Dillashaw for the UFC bantamweight championship on January 17th, take a look back at his impressive win over Takeya Mizugaki from last year. The win was the first for Cruz in 3 years after spending much time on the sidelines due to injury. Due to the...

Dec 31, 2015 9:06 pm

WATCH BRUTAL KNOCKOUT! UFC 195 Free Fight: Andrei Arlovski vs Bigfoot Silva

Check out the classic rematch between former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski versus Bigfoot Silva at UFC Fight Night 51. Arlovski is set to fight heavyweight star Stipe Miocic at UFC 195 on Jan. 2 in Las Vegas, Nevada in the co-main event of the night. Who are you picking in the heavyweight match? Share...

Dec 31, 2015 8:53 pm

WATCH! Chuck Liddell talks about what would happen if he were to fight Mike Tyson

Chuck Liddell recently appeared on the Undeniable Show with Joe Buck. They talked about Liddell’s historic career as a mixed martial artist, and a reference to Mike Tyson comes up. Buck asks the tough questions and gets “The Iceman” to let everyone know what would happen if he and Tyson were to step into the...

Dec 31, 2015 3:04 pm

REPLAY! UFC 195 Media Day staredowns

Earlier today the fighters of UFC 195 squared off for the media day staredowns. The event goes down Saturday night and features a welterweight showdown between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit as Robbie Lawler looks to defend his welterweight championship for the 2nd time.

Dec 31, 2015 9:13 am

REPLAY! Bob Sapp and Akebono get into bloody slugfest

Earlier today during Rizin FF Day 2, Bob Sapp and Akebono were involved in what is quite possibly was one of the bloodiest fights in recent times. Sapp busted Akebono up early on in the fight, which resulted in officials stopping the fight to check the cut several times, which understandably frustrated Sapp. Ultimately Sapp...

Dec 31, 2015 9:09 am

WATCH! Kron Gracie uses his Gracie jiu-jitsu to submit Asen Yamamoto at RIZIN

The legendary Gracie name pulled supreme once again at the New Year’s Eve RIZIN day 2 event. Kron Gracie, son of Rickson Gracie won a submission victory over Asen Yamamoto, grandson of Olympic wrestler Ikuei Yamamoto and nephew of MMA fighter Kid Yamamoto. In a battle of the legendary names of martial arts, Gracie’s jiu-jitsu...

Dec 31, 2015 8:33 am

MUST SEE! Here’s how Conor McGregor predicts his wins

[fbvideo link=LINK_TO_FB_VIDEO] Visualize, Manifest and Realize Your Dreams. – Conor McGregor Conor McGregor is living proof that the law of attraction works. // Educate Inspire Change <3 Posted by Educate Inspire Change on Sunday, December 27, 2015 Conor McGregor has not only defeated all of his opponents inside of the Octagon, he has predicted how...

Dec 31, 2015 7:24 am

WATCH! Gabi Garcia picks up first MMA win at Rizin FF

Early this morning Jiu-Jitsu ace Gabi Garcia competed in her first pro MMA fight at Rizin FF Day 2. Garcia fought Lei’d Tapa, who was also competing in her first pro MMA fight. Ultimately, despite being rocked early on in the fight, Garcia was able to get the TKO win after some nasty ground and...

Dec 31, 2015 7:14 am

WATCH! ‘King Mo’ Lawal lands one-punch knockout to take RIZIN tournament

Bellator light heavyweight Muhammed “King Mo” Laval proved why he was chosen to represent the Bellator promotion by winning the RIZIN heavyweight tournament by knocking out Jiri Prochazka in the final. Lawal also won a first round knockout on day 1 of RIZIN’s tournament, just two days before on the 12/29 card against Brett McDermott which...

Dec 31, 2015 6:23 am

MUST SEE! Fedor mauls Singh in his return to MMA

The result was what many fans of Fedor Emelianenko expected in his return to MMA. Although the unknown of having over three years off from fighting, fights fans were lured into what could possibly happen at RIZIN’s New Year’s Eve event in day 2. Emelianenko made quick work of Jaideep Singh via TKO by strikes...

Dec 30, 2015 11:07 pm

On This Day: Conor McGregor becomes 2 division Cage Warriors champion

On this day 3 years ago ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor defeated Ivan Buchinger via KO in the 1st round of their lightweight title fight to claim the Cage Warriors lightweight championship, making him a 2-division Cage Warriors champion. You can catch the footage of the fight above! 3 years ago today I made history by...

Dec 30, 2015 11:06 pm

MUST SEE! The incredible journey of Josh Samman

Many fight fans may remember Josh Samman from his stint on season 17 of The Ultimate Fighter, however many don’t know Samman’s incredible journey. After watching this 6 minute video, it’s safe to say Samman’s journey has been an emotional one that is a true story of overcoming numerous setbacks, but still showing tremendous perseverance.

Dec 30, 2015 10:57 pm

WATCH! Andrei Arlovski lets John Dodson kick and punch him at open workouts

Yesterday at the UFC 195 open workouts, Andrei Arlovski let teammate John Dodson land some strikes on him. Of course at just 5 foot 3 John Dodson is much smaller than Arlovski, who stands at 6 foot 4 and weighs in at over 230 pounds. Arlovski will fight Stipe Miocic on Saturday at UFC 195...

Dec 30, 2015 6:19 pm

MUST SEE! Carlos Condit shows off insane elbow combinations

#NBK throwing bows @MGMGrand for #UFC195 Open Workouts 😳 — #UFC195 (@ufc) December 30, 2015 There’s a reason elbow strikes were not allowed in Pride FC, they generally tend to be devastating and open up massive cuts on the faces of opponents. With that being said, these elbow striking combinations that Carlos Condit was...

Dec 30, 2015 6:10 pm

On This Day: Alistair Overeem makes UFC debut, retires Lesnar

Dec30.2011 @AlistairOvereem makes his UFC debut, & sends Brock Lesnar into retirement with a kick to the body — MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) December 31, 2015 On this day 4 years ago the highly touted prospect Alistair Overeem made his UFC debut against Brock Lesnar. Overeem’s debut was in fact an emphatic one, in the very...

Dec 30, 2015 2:08 pm

Nick Diaz makes his case for why he’s the GOAT

Nick Diaz’s MMA career has certainly been a historic one. Over the course of his nearly 15 year professional career, Diaz has fought some of the best fighters to ever compete in Mixed Martial Arts. Along the way Diaz has also fought for some of the best MMA promotions in the world, including the WEC,...

Dec 30, 2015 2:00 pm

WATCH! Top 5 UFC moments of 2015

As 2015 draws to a close, Michael Bisping and Kenny Florian broke down their top 5 UFC moments of 2015. We’ve seen some spectacular moments this year that included seeing Jon Jones defend his UFC light heavyweight strap against Daniel Cormier, Holly Holm knocking out Ronda Rousey, Conor McGregor defeating both Chad Mendes and Jose...

Dec 30, 2015 1:53 pm

WATCH! Rafael Dos Anjos back training after Cowboy fight

Rafael Dos Anjos is fresh off of his UFC on FOX 17 win over Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone, where he defended his UFC lightweight title for the first time. Since then there has been much speculation as to whether or not Dos Anjos would fight Conor McGregor next in McGregor’s first lightweight bout. A report has...

Dec 30, 2015 1:27 pm

Flashback Friday Video: Joe Rogan called a fan what?

If your Joe Rogan and you travel all over the world and do media obligations for the UFC, your bound to have a few moments. Rogan has many moments but the reason why this stands out is not just his quickness to the question but the look on Rogan’s face and the ever so slight...