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Jan 14, 2016 8:12 am

WATCH! Claudia Gadelha training for Jedrzejczyk rematch

While the UFC has yet to officially announce that Claudia Gadelha will be the next female fighter to challenge Joanna Jedrzejczyk for her UFC women’s bantamweight championship, that hasn’t stopped fans from talking about how the fight will go. To date, Gadelha is the only fighter to nearly defeat Jedrzejczyk over the course of her...

Jan 14, 2016 7:37 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan breaks down Dillashaw vs. Cruz

On Sunday TJ Dillashaw and Dominick Cruz will square off in their highly anticipated bantamweight showdown in Boston. While the pair has exchanged words on several occasions leading up to the bout, there’s been much speculation as to how the bout will play out given the similar styles of both fighters. While we’ve seen Robin...

Jan 14, 2016 1:37 am

WATCH! #TBT Ronda Rousey’s coach Edmond Tarverdyan in his second MMA fight

Check out this Throwback Thursday video featuring Ronda Rousey’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan in his second professional MMA fight against Dominic Gutierrez back in 2012. In this fight, there is a role reversal as Ronda Rousey corners Tarverdyan for his match. Tarverdyan, a former WBC Muay Thai champion holds a 2-0 MMA record but has...

Jan 13, 2016 9:03 pm

MUST SEE! Jon Jones welcomes BJ Penn to Jackson-Winkeljohn

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Jan 13, 2016 10:47 am

Nick Diaz makes an announcement following NSAC hearing

It was a breath of fresh air after the Nevada State Athletic Commission came to a settlement on Nick Diaz’s suspension and fine on Tuesday. The commission who previously had a five-year suspension and $165,000 fine slapped on Diaz for testing positive for Marijuana in the state for the third time reduced the penalties on...

Jan 13, 2016 10:20 am

PHOTO | The first time Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones met

Back in 2013 Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson put on one of the greatest fights in UFC history at UFC 165 when the pair fought to a controversial decision that saw Jones retain the UFC light heavyweight championship. Prior to that however, the pair were featured as guests of honor at Legend Fight Show, where...

Jan 13, 2016 10:01 am

WATCH! #WCW Arianny Celeste reveals behind the scenes footage on Snapchat

If you’re a big fan of UFC Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste and you aren’t following her on Snapchat, you are simply missing out. Celeste who has graced the Octagon throughout some of the biggest fights in the UFC is a fan favorite, and it isn’t tough to figure out why. Here is a short recap...

Jan 13, 2016 8:37 am

Jon Jones: Brother – NFL New England Patriots star {overdosed}

Brother of UFC star Jon “Bones” Jones was taken into Norwood hospital Sunday morning for a medical emergency. It wan’t until today have more sources come forward indicating that the emergency turned out to be an apparent drug overdose. The Boston Herald received a copy of the dispatch records: Jones arrived at the police station...

Jan 13, 2016 8:04 am

WATCH! Robin Black breaks down Cruz vs. Dillashaw

Sunday night’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ main event between Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw for the UFC bantamweight championship is arguably the single most highly anticipated bantamweight fight in the history of the UFC. Ahead of the bout, Robin Black broke down both fighter’s styles, and what both men will be looking to do in...

Jan 13, 2016 7:52 am

MUST SEE! Dominick Cruz talks heartbreaking setbacks to return to Octagon

Dominick Cruz’s successful return to the Octagon against Takeya Mizugaki back at UFC 178 came after a long period of struggling. Cruz returned from a nearly 3 year absence from the Octagon without missing a beat. With the win over Mizugaki, Cruz was in a position to challenge TJ Dillashaw for the bantamweight championship>. On...

Jan 13, 2016 7:23 am

WATCH! TJ Dillashaw sheds new light on departure from Team Alpha Male

Going into TJ Dillashaw’s fight with Dominick Cruz on Sunday at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ many are wondering how Dillashaw will look in his first fight since officially moving his training camp to Colorado. While Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male was certainly a public one, there are still a lot of questions that people...

Jan 13, 2016 7:08 am

WATCH! Scrum after Nick Diaz’s suspension was reduced

Yesterday news broke that Nick Diaz and the Nevada State Athletic Commission had reached a settlement in regards to his 5 year suspension for marijuana. The terms of the settlement were that Diaz would be retroactively suspended 18 months, and would pay a $100,000 fine. Given the date of his past fight, his suspension will...

Jan 13, 2016 6:54 am

Video: Jon Jones is a MONSTER at 230!

Looks Like Jon “Bones” Jones is back in some serious training looking good at 230 lbs.   Jones hasn’t been on Twitter giving the champ Daniel Cormier a hard time recently, but rest assure we all know Jones won’t stay quiet for long. Enjoy the video.

Jan 12, 2016 6:05 pm

Exclusive Video | Luke Rockhold gets fluid drained from elbow *GRAPHIC*

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Jan 12, 2016 12:43 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: Gino Odjick

In this week’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature former National Hockey League enforcer Gino Odjick. Gino Odjick began his NHL career with the Vancouver Canucks during the 1990-1991 season. Odjick would play eight seasons with the Canucks, where he managed to tally 46 goals, this while protecting Vancouver’s star sniper Pavel Bure. Gino...

Jan 12, 2016 11:42 am

RARE FOOTAGE of Jon Jones offering to help Anderson Silva Knockout Nick Diaz!

Jon “Bones” Jones is seen in this video after defending his title against Daniel “DC” Cormier at UFC 182.   The following UFC event featured Anderson Siva vs Nick Diaz.   The UFC 183 main-event was later turned into a NC after both fighters tested positive for banned substances. Check out Jones in this video...

Jan 12, 2016 10:58 am

Video: Jon Jones flips Holly Holm: Cheers for the Champ!

There is plenty to cheer about when your Holly Holm.   The champ is looking good doing her routine signature flip here in “gymnastics” practice. Holm is set to get ready for her title bout with#2 Miesha Tate at UFC 197 in March.  How will the champ respond to a completely different match-up with Tate...

Jan 12, 2016 10:04 am

BREAKING: Nick Diaz eligible to fight August 1st

It was expected that the NSAC would give their final ruling on their settlement talks with Nick Diaz today during their hearing, and they delivered! Ariel Helwani is reporting that Diaz’s suspension has been shortened to 18 months, and his fine had been reduced to $100,000. Given the reduced suspension, Diaz is eligible to fight...