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Jan 19, 2016 11:21 am

Catching up with the viral Hawaiian Ilima Macfarlane

Not many fighters first professional fight gets much attention, let alone go viral with over a million views. Ilima Macfarlane’s ten-second knockout over her unfortunate and last-minute opponent Katie Castro dubbed the “soccer mom,” catapulted Macfarlane to internet stardom now finds herself fighting for Bellator MMA. We caught up with the female professional fighter from...

Jan 19, 2016 11:10 am

Ronda Rousey spotted backstage at UFC Fight Night 81!

Ronda Rousey has been laying low since her knockout loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193 back in November of last year. Both fans and critics of Rousey excitedly click and keyboard their opportunity to either praise her in her rise to stardom or criticize her for her hardships she has faced in her career...

Jan 19, 2016 10:48 am

Party Pooper Alert: Tyson Fury crashes a Wilder win – Wilder vs Fury – Must happen

Tyson Fury tried to steal the spotlight this weekend after Deontay Wilder remains undefeated with a crushing KO that made one thing clear, these two camps need to set a date for title bout. Check out Fury stepping into the ring after Wilder’s knockout performance but more importantly watch “The Bronze Bomber” bomb away on...

Jan 19, 2016 10:18 am

Which style of Conor McGregor do fans like best?

Is it strange to talk about Conor McGregor’s hairstyle? Some might not care, or even be upset that that the UFC featherweight champion gets as much attention as he does. However, what it ultimately comes down to is that Conor McGregor is a star. Legions of fans from around the world are simply interested in...

Jan 19, 2016 9:52 am

Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal sides with Mayweather: ‘But if Conor was black?’

Floyd Mayweather Jr. stirred up a lot of conversation recently with his opinion of racism still being prevalent in combat sports. Mayweather claimed that UFC stars Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey’s success were due to them being white. McGregor responded to Mayweather with an aggressive letter and even proposed a fight with the retired boxing...

Jan 19, 2016 8:57 am

WATCH! UFC 196 extended preview

We are rapidly approaching February 6th, where Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez will have their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC heavyweight title at UFC 196. In the pair’s first meeting, Werdum shocked everyone when he ultimately submitted Velasquez in the 3rd round as Velasquez cardio began to dwindle. Get ready for the rematch between...

Jan 19, 2016 8:43 am

Exclusive Video | Tito Ortiz discusses Ronda Rousey’s future

[ooyala code=”hoZDQ4MDE6Pk67Hh6AZXlD7oWsX92ziH” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Since Holly Holm KO’d Ronda Rousey back at UFC 193, there has been much speculation as to when the pair would finally get to have their highly anticipated rematch. While the UFC brass initially wanted Holm vs. Rousey II to go down at UFC 200, due to a...

Jan 19, 2016 8:38 am

She’s Back! Training Video: Ronda Rousey in NEW footage back in the gym. -BEAST-

Just because she’s taking a little extended break from MMA due to her movie commitments being delayed, don’t think that this MMA fighter turn Hollywood actress isn’t thinking about getting her title back. Miesha Tate vs Holly Holm is set for March 5th at MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas.   Whoever has the title...

Jan 19, 2016 8:32 am

WATCH! UFC 195 highlights in SUPER slow motion

While UFC 195 happened several weeks ago, these super slow motion highlights will remind you just how great of a card it was! In the main event, Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit fought for 5 rounds to a split decision that saw Lawler retain the UFC welterweight championship in what many consider a controversial decision....

Jan 19, 2016 7:59 am

Video Preview: Fight Night New Jersey – Anthony Johnson vs. Ryan Bader

Get ready for a LHW showdown between #2 Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and #4 Ryan “Darth” Bader in Newark, New Jersey in the main-event January 30th. This features bout will dictate who could potentially be next in line for the title shot once the rematch between champion Daniel “DC” Cormier and Jon “Bones” Jones goes down...

Jan 19, 2016 7:49 am

WATCH! Faber calls out newly crowned champion Dominick Cruz

Dominick Cruz hadn’t even been the newly crowned UFC bantamweight champion for more than an hour before he found himself being called out by nemesis Urijah Faber. While Faber sent Justin Buchholz to corner TJ Dillashaw in the fight in order to ensure his victory over Cruz so that Faber could be the one to...

Jan 19, 2016 7:40 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor has a need for speed in his new Lamborghini

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Jan 19, 2016 7:37 am

BUSTED: Chael Sonnen Thinks He’s Off Air, Clowns Travis Browne Video

Is the mic on?  Yes Chael Sonnen the mic is on. We all have our own thoughts and ideas on fighters and their potential in the fight game, we just don’t have a live mic in our face when we talk about it. Check out this hilarious short video of Sonnen, ESPN analyst and former...

Jan 19, 2016 7:05 am

NEW Video: Conor McGregor – Shadow boxing and heavy bag work [Training UFC 197]

If your an MMA fan, behind the scenes footage before a fight are little nuggets of truth we as fans look for before fight night.  Looking through some of his training videos you can tell he’s preparing for that ‘signature heavy pressure’ that earned him a victory over the previous champ Anthony Pettis. Check out...

Jan 18, 2016 2:38 pm

KO Video: Deontay Wilder KO’s Artur Szpilka | SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING

The undefeated Deontay Wilder (36-0, 35 KO) retained his WBC title with a brutal knockout of Artur Szpilika in the ninth round.   Szpilka (20-2, 15 KO) was on a four fight win streak until the derailing over the weekend. Check out the handy work from the undefeated “Bronze Bomber” Enjoy the video.

Jan 18, 2016 1:51 pm

WATCH! Conor McGregor footrace training, who wins?

Check out UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor training for his historic match coming up against lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 197. McGregor and SBG training partner Peter Queally are seen training hard with sprints in one of Conor’s latest Instagram posts. Morning work. A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Jan...

Jan 18, 2016 1:28 pm

Bantamweight Title Picture: Could Urijah Faber be next?

Who’s next? The last person who isn’t concerned at this exact moment is probably the new champ Dominick “The Dominator” Cruz. After waiting as long as Cruz had to get into the octagon and perform against the former champ the way he did, Cruz is who he claimed to be regardless of multiple roadblocks and...

Jan 18, 2016 12:41 pm

Video Interview: Ronda Rousey – Holy Holm ‘REMATCH WILL HAPPEN’

TMZ was live on location with a reporter to ask the former champ questions about her Holly Holm re-match.   Ronda Rousey didn’t have any hesitation to the question and it sounds like more along the line of negotiating her contract for the epic event. So all the “Rowdy” fans can breathe a sigh a...

Jan 18, 2016 12:26 pm

NEW – Training Video: Conor McGregor preparing for Rafael dos Anjos

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Jan 18, 2016 11:41 am

Jon Jones using words from Dominick Cruz as an inspiration for his comeback

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was closely watching the UFC Fight Night 81 event on Sunday night. Jones who has been out of competition after being suspended and stripped of his title for legal troubles back in 2015 is looking at the new bantamweight champion for inspiration in his own return to the...

Jan 18, 2016 11:09 am

WATCH! Dominick Cruz Octagon Interview, says limping was due to previous foot injury

Check out the newly crowned UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz talk about his fight at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston against the former champion T.J. Dillashaw. Two of the three judges scored the fight in favor of Cruz after five rounds for a split-decision victory. Cruz returned to reclaim the bantamweight title on Sunday...

Jan 18, 2016 10:47 am

WATCH! TJ Dillashaw Octagon Interview, says he felt he won the fight decisively

Check out former UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw talk about his fight at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston against the newly crowned champion Dominick Cruz. Dillashaw says he felt he decisively won the fight, but two of the three judges scored the fight in favor of Cruz. Do you think that T.J. Dillashaw won...

Jan 18, 2016 10:12 am

Video: Dominick Cruz Discusses His Comeback and Win Over Dillashaw

After nearly four years of being sidelined from knee injuries, Dominick Cruz came in to Boston with a plan to take back a title that he hasn’t had since 2011. Check out Cruz and Cary Chow from ESPN breaking down his thoughts on the win. Enjoy the video.