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Aug 16, 2016 8:39 am

Khabib Nurmagomedov trolls Eddie Alvarez and his “embarrassing nonsense”

While Khabib Nurmagomedov may be the #1 contender on the UFC’s official rankings, UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez doesn’t think Nurmagomedov deserves a title shot. Prior to Nurmagomedov’s return to the Octagon earlier this year, where he TKOd UFC newcomer Darrell Horcher, Nurmagomedov defeated Rafael dos Anjos, who went on to become lightweight champ. The...

Aug 16, 2016 8:31 am

Conor McGregor fires back at “bum” Eddie Alvarez

Last month, MMA veteran Eddie Alvarez shocked the world as he knocked out Rafael dos Anjos in just minutes to become the UFC lightweight champion. Alvarez hadn’t been champion for more than 24 hours before he decided to call out featherweight champion Conor McGregor, who was already slated for a UFC 202 fight with Nate...

Aug 16, 2016 8:17 am

CM Punk as confident as can be ahead of MMA debut

While CM Punk has never competed in an amateur or professional MMA fight, the former WWE champion is as confident as can be ahead of his UFC debut against Mickey Gall at UFC 203 on September 10th in Cleveland, Ohio. With the release of “The Evolution of Punk” ahead of his fight, Punk spoke to...


Aug 16, 2016 8:10 am

Conor McGregor taunts Floyd Mayweather, still open to fight

Prior to the UFC 199, where it was announced that Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz would have their highly anticipated rematch at UFC 202 on August 20th, rumors of Conor McGregor stepping into the boxing ring for a boxing match with boxing icon Floyd Mayweather were the talk of the MMA community. While that fight...

Aug 16, 2016 7:57 am

Chael Sonnen’s newborn daughter fighting for her life

Heartbreaking news surfaced early Tuesday morning that former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen‘s daughter was born 10 weeks premature and is currently fighting for her life. Sonnen, who recently celebrated the end of his 2-year suspension, had been MIA on social media for several days before news broke of his daughter’s premature birth. While details...

Aug 16, 2016 1:55 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor looking mighty quick, Andre Berto approves

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been in Las Vegas preparing to avenge his only UFC loss. McGregor gets his chance at revenge on Saturday when he meets Nate Diaz in another non-title welterweight bout. Check out “The Notorious” doing a quick drill five days out from the fight. Has Conor’s “obsession” prepared him enough...

Aug 15, 2016 4:58 pm

VIDEO | Georges St-Pierre is back at it, gives his fans an assuring message

Vacation's over, now back to work at the gym!https://t.co/rsXI5pVhw6 — Georges St-Pierre (@GeorgesStPierre) August 15, 2016 Georges St-Pierre is doing everything necessary to get back into the Octagon to compete once again. Now enrolled in the USADA drug testing pool, St-Pierre is working hard in the gym to ensure that he doesn’t get back in...

Aug 15, 2016 4:50 pm

Coach: Conor McGregor has an “upgraded engine” going in to UFC 202

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will be looking to avenge the first loss of his UFC career when he rematches Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC 202 this Saturday night in Las Vegas. The first fight between McGregor and Diaz occurred this past March headlining the UFC 196 fight card in Las Vegas....

Aug 15, 2016 3:11 pm

VIDEO | CM Punk bashes WWE stars for “getting worked” by Conor McGregor

Former WWE champion Phil Brooks (CM PUNK) talks about the ongoing feud between Conor McGregor and the stars of the WWE with “Hot 97” in the above video. Brooks, who will make his UFC octagon debut against Mickey Gall at next month’s UFC 203 pay-per-view event in Cleveland, says that the WWE wrestlers who fired...

Aug 15, 2016 1:50 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz recalls the ‘real ghetto’ early years of the MMA scene

UFC star Nate Diaz is now slated to fight UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in what could another record pay-per-view card for the promotion. As the highly anticipated rematch approaches this weekend, the UFC brings Nate recalling the early years of fighting in the WEC and the way he got on “The Ultimate Fighter” season...

Aug 15, 2016 1:23 pm

UFC targeting Rashad Evans vs. Tim Kennedy for historic pay-per-view card

After nearly two years since a controversial loss to Yoel Romero, UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy is being targeted to face former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans who will be dropping down a weight class for a middleweight bout, according to Flocombat. According to their sources, the fight is being targeted for UFC 205, which...

Aug 15, 2016 10:00 am

GIF | The evolution of Joe Rogan’s ability to f–k you up!

Joe Rogan Turning Side Kick Then & Now If you aren’t familiar with UFC color commentator Joe Rogan’s martial arts background, the guy is surely one that can talk the talk and back it up. Rogan is a taekwondo and Brazilan jiu-jitsu black belt and definitely knows his stuff, which makes him such a revered...

Aug 15, 2016 10:00 am

Rio 2016 Olympic wrestler gets choked unconscious, yet manages to win gold!

Submitting was not an option for Russia’s Roman Vlaslov when he found himself in a tight situation in the 75kg Greco-Roman competition Olympic semi-finals. Vlaslov was put in a chokehold by Croatia’s Bozo Starcevic and went unconscious during their match (Watch the video here.) Once Vlaslov regained consciousness, he went on to defeat Starcevic to...

Aug 15, 2016 6:00 am

Dan Henderson vs. Michael Bisping and 6 other bouts announced for UFC 204

The UFC officially announced that Dan Henderson will square off with Michael Bisping for the UFC middleweight championship on October 8 in Manchester, England. The UFC finally make it official. Michael Bisping vs Dan Henderson headlines UFC 204, taking place at the Manchester Arena on October 8th. — Chamatkar Sandhu (@SandhuMMA) August 15, 2016 In...

Aug 15, 2016 1:59 am

UFC officially announces BJ Penn to headline UFC Fight Night Manila

The UFC announced early Monday that Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn is set to return to the Octagon at UFC Fight Night Manila. Penn, the former UFC welterweight and lightweight champion will meet UFC #4 ranked featherweight Ricardo Lamas in the main event of the card, which takes place on October 15. JUST ANNOUNCED:#UFCManila...

Aug 15, 2016 1:14 am

VIDEO | UFC 202 Bad Blood: Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is set to rematch veteran Nate Diaz in another non-title welterweight fight scheduled for UFC 202 this weekend. Check out the special 43-minute special put together by the UFC. From the video description: “Nate Diaz’s defeat of Conor McGregor at UFC 196 put a dent in The Notorious One’s invincible...

Aug 15, 2016 1:05 am

VIDEO | Ultimate display of disrespect in Olympic judo match ends with heavy boos from crowd

WATCH: Israeli Or Sasson beats Egypt’s Islam El Shehaby in #Judo #Rio2016 #Olympics pic.twitter.com/3nh6h0UA2e — Zionist Federation (@ZionistFed) August 12, 2016 Etiquette is a major part of nearly every discipline of martial arts. Recently, in Rio for the Olympics, Egyptian judo competitor Islam El Shehaby put on a true display of disrespect after losing to...

Aug 15, 2016 12:54 am

VIDEO | Whole neighborhood shows up to watch wild backyard brawl

There is something about backyard fights that just attracts all types of viewers and in this case, of all ages. Check out this wild brawl between two game competitors as they compete in front of a crowd of onlookers that range from young children to middle-aged soccer moms. We know there is a lot going...