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Jan 9, 2016 12:05 pm

MUST SEE! In depth breakdown of Dominick Cruz’s footwork and counter striking

When Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw square off in the Octagon on Sunday for the UFC bantamweight championship, the elite level of footwork that will be on display will be nothing short of remarkable. While Jason Parillo broke down some TJ Dillashaw’s footwork techniques, in the video above we see Dominick Cruz’s footwork broken down...

Jan 9, 2016 11:53 am

Check this Video : 80’ish Year Old Man vs Much Younger Russian at AKA

If you ever come up with an excuse to miss a training session or a workout,  just remember the older gentleman in this video. Randy Couture retired at a ripe age of 48 from the fight game,  while Dan Henderson still on the active  roster at 45, winning 1 of 3 fights last year. You’re...

Jan 9, 2016 10:49 am

Video Interview: Cain Velasquez reflects on what went wrong in title loss to Werdum

Cain Velasquez is back in action after his losing his heavyweight title to Fabricio Werdum last year at UFC 188 via guillotine choke in the third round of their heavyweight conten Velasquez was out almost two years from competition due to injury before his last fight with Werdum in Mexico City Mexico.  Elevation may of...

Jan 9, 2016 8:46 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor looking smooth while hitting mitts

Conor McGregor may be fresh off a 13 second KO win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194 where he claimed the UFC featherweight championship, but with a lightweight showdown with Rafael Dos Anjos only 8 weeks away at UFC 197, McGregor is already back in the gym training. In this clip posted to social media,...

Jan 9, 2016 8:42 am

FN Boston Browne vs Mitrione: Highlight Replay – Werdum vs Browne fight

Next Sunday on January 17th, UFC Fight Night 81 is set in Boston MA.  Travis “Hapa” Browne (17-3-1 MMA)  is looking to pick up a win after losing an epic battle between Andrei “Pit Bull” Arlovski at UFC 187 last year. Brown’e opponent Sunday night will be Matt “Meathead” Mitrione (9-4 MMA) who lost his scrap...

Jan 9, 2016 7:53 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy prepping for UFC return?

It’s been over 3 years since we’ve seen former UFC welterweight contender Dan Hardy inside the Octagon. On a 2-fight win streak, Hardy was booked to face Matt Brown back in 2013, however ‘The Outlaw’ was diagnosed with a heart condition and was forced out of the bout. Hardy hasn’t been in the Octagon since,...

Jan 9, 2016 7:39 am

Video Promo: Anthony Pettis vs. Eddie Alvarez – The Time is Now

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis is set to step into the octagon next Sunday against Eddie “The Silent Assassin” Alvarez at Fight Night Boston in the Madison Square Garden Arena. Both fighters competed only one time in 2015 and the results were split.   Pettis fought against Rafael dos Anjos in a 5 round one-sided affair, as...

Jan 9, 2016 7:02 am

Sportsmanship Video? Not even close: Douchiest Moments In MMA

One of the common threads in most martial artists who take up the sport is the ability to have respect not just for your opponent but an overall respect in general.   This obviously doesn’t apply to all who practice or compete. Most times when respect isn’t given,  unexpected turn of events may unfold due...

Jan 8, 2016 11:46 am

MUST SEE! UFC 195: The Thrill and the Agony (preview)

UFC 195 was an emotional night for many fighters. In the co-main event Stipe Miocic put on a spectacular performance against Andrei Arlovski, which set Miocic up for a title shot. In the main event, Carlos Condit and Robbie Lawler slugged it out over the course of 5 rounds to a controversial decision that saw...

Jan 8, 2016 11:20 am

LIVE! UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs. Cruz media call

Ahead of Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw’s highly anticipated scrap for the bantamweight championship next Sunday, listen to the pair doing a live media conference call above! If we’ve learned anything from the past few weeks, it’s that the conference call will be filled with trash talk!

Jan 8, 2016 11:08 am

Teenage Nate Diaz beats down grown man in bare-knuckle fight

Check out this classic video from the past of a young Nate Diaz still in his teens fighting a grown man. The video description says this was Nate’s first fight back in 2002 against Robert Limon. See how the young Diaz makes quick work of Limon. Nate Diaz is coming off an exciting return to...

Jan 8, 2016 7:43 am

WATCH! Karate master vs. Muay Thai fighter in bareknuckle fight

It’s an old school style vs. style matchup as we see this Karate master take on a Muay Thai fighter in a bareknuckle scrap! While the outcome of our last style vs. style video in which a Muay Thai fighter fought a Judoka surprised many, the outcome of this bout was a little less surprising.

Jan 8, 2016 6:54 am

WATCH! CM Punk’s potential opponent discusses matchup

On UFC President Dana White’s ‘Lookin’ For A Fight’ video series, Dana White seemed interested in having 1-0 Mickey Gall fight CM Punk after Gall approached White about the fight. While nothing was set in stone, the MMA community went wild with speculation as to whether or not an opponent had finally been found for...

Jan 8, 2016 6:43 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson training with Ido Portal

Since footage emerged prior to UFC 194 of Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson working with movement expert Ido Portal, fans have been anxiously awaiting more footage of the trio working together. In this new video we can see the men training together in the sand, and then see footage of the master Ido Portal himself...

Jan 8, 2016 6:29 am

Clip of the Day: Gary Goodridge’s iconic crucifix KO

Gary Goodridge vs Paul Herrera at UFC 8 on February 16, 1996 in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 7, 2016 at 9:02pm PST Old school MMA fans will remember this iconic KO where Gary Goodridge rained down elbows from the crucifix position on Paul Herrera. The clip...

Jan 8, 2016 12:43 am

Douchiest Moments In MMA

The various disciplines in mixed martial arts have had their long history of respect and self-control that go along with being a student and learning the art. However, not all martial artists have kept their cool when intense moments really heated up as you can see in this video of some of the dirtiest moments...

Jan 7, 2016 8:14 pm

WATCH! Breakdown of TJ Dillashaw’s brilliant footwork

https://youtu.be/l5vsdp–40k When TJ Dillashaw and Dominick Cruz fight for the UFC bantamweight championship on January 17th, the insanely methodical and elite footwork that will be on display is enough to wow even the casual MMA fan. Ahead of the fight, famed coach Jason Parillo breaks down Dillashaw’s footwork, and how he uses it to win...

Jan 7, 2016 11:33 am

Royce Gracie training with kickboxing champion for Ken Shamrock bout at Bellator 149

MMA legends Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock will meet for the third time in their professional careers at Bellator 149 on Feb. 19 in Houston, Texas. Gracie who helped put jiu-jitsu in the spotlight in the early days of MMA has been training with veteran kickboxing champion Joe Schilling for his upcoming bout with Shamrock....

Jan 7, 2016 10:51 am

WATCH! Lawler vs. Condit was great…but at what cost?

UFC 195’s main event war between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit was in fact one for the ages. While the majority of the fight was back and forth, the last 90 seconds of the fight will go down as arguably the greatest minute and a half inside of the Octagon. The judges scored the bout...

Jan 7, 2016 10:42 am

WATCH! Cowboy discusses welterweight move, ‘Why not 185 too?’

Donald Cerrone is currently coming off a loss to Rafael Dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight title last month at UFC on FOX 17. While he initially wasn’t sure how soon the UFC would call him for a fight after being on the wrong end of a one-sided beating, then it has since been announced...

Jan 7, 2016 10:27 am

Ben Askren believes all promotions will move toward new weigh-in system

The revolutionary weigh-in procedures being implemented this year by ONE Championship has got a lot of people talking. The promotion’s ban on weight-cutting is looking to make fighting a safer sport, and Victor Cui, CEO of the promotion has made it known that he would like other premier MMA promotions such as the UFC and...

Jan 7, 2016 10:19 am

Clip of the Day: Matt Hughes submits Frank Trigg

Matt Hughes vs Frank Trigg at UFC 45 in Uncasville, Connecticut on November 21, 2003. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 6, 2016 at 7:35pm PST Going into UFC 45 on November 21st 2003, Matt Hughes had defended his UFC welterweight championship four times, and was looking to make it five....

Jan 7, 2016 9:53 am

Daniel Cormier responds to Jon Jones questionable environment in video roast

Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones recently put out a video mocking the current champion Daniel Cormier. Jones recorded a past interview of Cormier and teased him after Cormier said that “people don’t even like me, they just hate Jon Jones!” Cormier replied to Jones’ video with a tweet questioning what “Bones” was doing in...

Jan 7, 2016 8:56 am

WATCH! Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight – Episode 1

On the latest episode of UFC President Dana White’s ‘Lookin for a Fight’ series, the UFC President is joined by his friends Nick the Tooth and Matt Serra as they travel around the country searching for elite level fighters. On the first episode of the series, the team found Sage Northcutt, who has quickly become...