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Jan 2, 2016 8:33 am

Rare video: Conor McGregor meets Anderson Silva for the first time

The Moment When Conor McGregor Met Anderson… by TheBestofUFCandMMA In this video, which many MMA fans likely have not seen before, we see Conor McGregor meeting MMA legend Anderson Silva for the first time. While we’re not sure when the video is from, McGregor and Silva had nothing but respect for one another.

Jan 2, 2016 8:06 am

THROWBACK! Robbie Lawler falls asleep at press conference

Classic Video of Robbie Lawler Falling Asleep… by smackhisface1 Tonight, in the main event of UFC 195, Robbie Lawler will look to defend his UFC welterweight championship against Carlos Condit as the two square off in a highly anticipated matchup. Ahead of the fight, take a look back at this old school clip from the...

Jan 2, 2016 7:57 am

MUST SEE! Ken Shamrock says McGregor is P4P king

While Conor McGregor is certainly a polarizing figure, there’s no debating the Irishman’s dominance inside the Octagon. Fresh off of his UFC 194 KO win over Jose Aldo, McGregor made quite the jump in the UFC’s official pound 4 pound ranking ladder. Ken Shamrock however believes that the win over Aldo cemented McGregor’s place at...

Jan 2, 2016 7:48 am

WATCH! Lorenzo Fertitta discusses concussions in MMA

While concussion research is currently making headlines all across the nation in various sports, UFC CEO Lorenzo Ferrite believes that the UFC is currently on the forefront of concussion research. You can watch him explain why the UFC handles concussions better than any other sporting organization above, and let us know what you think in...

Jan 2, 2016 7:47 am

Cris Cyborg Training Video: Foot Stomps and Soccer Kicks TERRIFYING

Remember the Bruce Lee movie when he jumps four feet in the air and dramatically in slow motion kills his victim?  Well this isn’t anything like that but there is a slow-motion bit that could lead to a slasher/MMA horror film. Cyborg has been attempting to get into the UFC for some time now but...

Jan 2, 2016 7:40 am

Clip of the Day: Andrei Arlovski wins interim UFC championship

Andrei Arlovski vs Tim Sylvia at UFC 51 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV on February 5, 2005. #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/wEzDTG48YN — Dana White (@danawhite) January 1, 2016 Ahead of Andrei Arlovski’s UFC 195 fight with Stipe Miocic, take a look back at when Arlovski defeated Tim Sylvia for the interim UFC heavyweight championship. In...

Jan 2, 2016 7:31 am

WATCH! Robbie Lawler’s rise to the top

Robbie Lawler has been in the fight game for nearly 15 years. With a total of almost 40 professional fights, Robbie Lawler’s climb to the top has been quite the journey! Given his aggressive ‘in your face’ style that made his welterweight showdown with Rory MacDonald a ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate, it’s no secret...

Jan 2, 2016 7:01 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan breaks down Lawler vs. Condit

Tonight Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit will fight for the UFC welterweight championship in Las Vegas in the main event of UFC 195. While Lawler will be looking to make his second straight title defense, Carlos Condit will be looking to claim the welterweight championship in what very well could be his last title run.

Jan 1, 2016 11:49 am

ONE Championship CEO Victor Cui: ‘All our athletes will move up a weight class’

With ONE Championship’s new weigh-in system set to take place in 2016, the weight class the fighters have been competing in will be taking a big change. Victor Cui, CEO of the promotion recently appeared on Fox Sports Asia to address the changes that could have a dramatic effect on the landscape of MMA. From...

Jan 1, 2016 11:17 am

Vote for your favorites! 2016 World MMA Award nominees announced

On Thursday, the nominees for the Fighters Only 2016 World MMA Awards were announced. Fans can vote for their favorite nominees at WorldMMAAwards.com. Voting is now open and will run through Friday, Jan. 31, 2016 at 12 Midnight PT. This marks the eighth annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards ceremony and will take place on...

Jan 1, 2016 8:41 am

LOL! Jon Jones taunts DC in Instagram video

While Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier currently don’t have a date for their rematch for the UFC light heavyweight title, that hasn’t stopped the pair from lobbing insults back and forth over the course of the last few months. In this video that was posted to Jones’ private Instagram account, but then shared on Streamable,...

Jan 1, 2016 8:30 am

WATCH! Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit’s collision course to UFC 195

Check out the road to UFC 195 featuring UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and contender Carlos Condit. The video entails both fighter’s history leading up to how they became matched up for the UFC welterweight championship on Jan. 2. Who are you picking to take home the belt on Saturday? Let us know who you...

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 pic.twitter.com/kXJjZF6mjJ — 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...