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Dec 4, 2017 6:30 am

VIDEO | TJ Dillashaw has commenced his training for Demetrious Johnson

On the heels of Dana White announcing TJ vs DJ next, TJ Dillashaw is bringing his body weight down over a 20 week period and trying to lose 6.4lbs of muscle to make Flyweight. pic.twitter.com/KT4NSTYXjx — Justin Golightly (@SecretMovesMMA) December 4, 2017 Shortly after he knocked out Cody Garbrandt to reclaim the UFC bantamweight title...

Dec 4, 2017 5:59 am

Anderson Silva and Roy Jones Jr. are once again attempting to set up a fight

Long before Conor McGregor stepped through the ropes of the boxing ring to battle Floyd Mayweather, Anderson Silva strived to do the same to fight Roy Jones Jr. Regrettably, the fight never came to fruition. Today, however, Jones Jr. would still love to welcome Silva to the boxing ring. The boxing legend attempted to reignite...

Dec 3, 2017 7:05 pm

What’s next for the UFC 218 main card winners?

What’s next for the UFC 218 main card winners? UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway made his first successful title defense at last night’s UFC 218 event in Detroit. “Blessed” scored a third-round TKO victory over former division kingpin Jose Aldo in last night’s main event. In the co-main event of the evening surging heavyweight contender...

Dec 3, 2017 6:23 pm

Max Holloway pays big respect to Jose Aldo and Brazil

Max Holloway successfully defended his UFC featherweight title against Jose Aldo at UFC 218 on Saturday night. The two met in an immediate rematch with Frankie Edgar having to pull out of the originally scheduled title fight against Holloway due to an injury. Just like their first fight at UFC 212 in June, Holloway finished...

Dec 3, 2017 4:58 pm

PHOTO | The classic “Hospital Photo” lives on with Yancy Medeiros and Alex Oliveira

Last night’s UFC 218 pay-per-view event in Detroit delivered in a big way with some incredible performances and jaw dropping finishes. Arguably the best “fight of the night” came on the cards prelims when welterweights Yancy Medeiros and Alex Oliveira went to absolute war inside the octagon. After two rounds of back and forth action,...

Dec 3, 2017 4:33 pm

PHOTO | Jose Aldo made a fans night following his UFC 218 loss to Max Holloway

Jose Aldo made a fans night following his UFC 218 title fight loss to Max Holloway. The former featherweight kingpin, Aldo, suffered his second straight TKO loss to Max Holloway in the main event of last night’s UFC 218 fight card in Detroit. Aldo had a solid opening few minutes before Holloway would once again...

Dec 3, 2017 3:52 pm

UFC 218 Reebok Athlete Outfitting Payouts: Eddie Alvarez pockets just $5,000

The UFC 218 Reebok Athlete Outfitting Payouts are in! The octagon returned to Detroit last night for UFC 218. The pay-per-view event was headlined by a featherweight title fight rematch between current champ Max Holloway and former division kingpin Jose Aldo. After a back and forth opening two rounds, Holloway was able to take control...

Dec 3, 2017 1:45 pm

Dana White explains why he is giving Francis Ngannou an unofficial bonus

Francis Ngannou delivered one of the most memorable one punch knockouts last night at UFC 218 against the always dangerous Alistair Overeem. Despite sending Overeem to the canvas in a state of unconsciousness, Ngannou was not awarded with a “Performance of the Night” bonus. White announced two “Fight of the Night” bonuses that went to...

Dec 3, 2017 10:50 am

Max Holloway issues very classy statement after second win over Jose Aldo

Back in June, Hawaii’s Max Holloway captured the UFC featherweight title by stopping MMA legend Jose Aldo with a salvo of third-round punches. Last night, in the main event of UFC 218, the pair ran it back. Just like their first fight, this one was very fun while it lasted, but ultimately went to Holloway,...

Dec 3, 2017 10:31 am

Eddie Alvarez has an absolutely epic compliment for Justin Gaethje after UFC 218

Last night, on the main card of the stacked UFC 218, former UFC and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez stepped into the Octagon with former World Series of Fighting lightweight champ Justin Gaethje. In the lead up to UFC 218, this card was widely regarded as a frontrunner for Fight of the Night, Fight of...

Dec 3, 2017 9:43 am

Conor McGregor pokes fun at Max Holloway, Holloway fires back

Last night, in the main event of the action-packed UFC 218, UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway made the first successful defense of his title, taking out featherweight great Jose Aldo with third-round punches. With this win, Holloway extended his current streak to a whopping 12-straight. The Hawaiian’s last loss occurred back in August of 2013,...

Dec 3, 2017 8:44 am

Report: Tyron Woodley is considering vacating the UFC welterweight title

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley has been angling for a fight with former champ Georges St-Pierre for some time. Now that St-Pierre is the UFC middleweight champion, however, the chances of a welterweight bout between the two seem slim. Luckily, Woodley has a backup plan. The welterweight king is ready and willing to move up...

Dec 3, 2017 8:15 am

Dana White gives possible date for Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou fight

Last night, in the co-main event of the stacked UFC 218, surging French heavyweight contender Francis Ngannou picked up the best win of his career thus far, knocking out the always dangerous Alistair Overeem in the very first round. With this win, the streaking contender seems to have set himself up for a shot at...

Dec 3, 2017 7:37 am

Justin Gaethje reacts to Eddie Alvarez fight, first career loss

Last night, the UFC touched down in Detroit, Michigan with UFC 218. One of the highlights of this action-packed card, which was easily one of the best of the year, was Eddie Alvarez and Justin Gaethje’s lightweight slobber-knocker. Though Gaethje certainly had his moments in this fight, he wound up losing in the third when...

Dec 3, 2017 6:13 am

You won’t believe the number of UFC titles Max Holloway plans to win

Last night, in the main event of the stacked UFC 218, UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway defended his title for the first time, authoring a second consecutive win over featherweight great Jose Aldo. While this was a fantastic victory for Holloway, he did appear to endure a pretty rough cut down to the featherweight division’s...

Dec 3, 2017 5:53 am

Dana White has some high praise for Francis Ngannou

Last night, on the main card of the absolutely wild UFC 218, red hot heavyweight contender Francis Ngannou picked up the biggest win of his career, executing Alistair Overeem with a first-round uppercut. With this win, Ngannou seems to have positioned himself for a shot at Stipe Miocic and the UFC heavyweight title. In the...

Dec 2, 2017 11:38 pm

Alistair Overeem issues statement following brutal KO loss to Francis Ngannou

Alistair Overeem issues statement following brutal KO loss to Francis Ngannou. The former Strikeforce and Dream heavyweight champion, Overeem, squared off with dangerous knockout artist Francis Ngannou in the co-main event of tonight’s UFC 218 fight card in Detroit, Michigan. As expected, it did not take long for one of the big men to connect...

Dec 2, 2017 10:49 pm

Pros react to Max Holloway stopping Jose Aldo at UFC 218

Pros react to Max Holloway stopping Jose Aldo at UFC 218 UFC 218 delivered in a big way some amazing fights and spectacular finishes. A featherweight title fight rematch between current champ Max Holloway and former division kingpin Jose Aldo served as the main event of tonight’s UFC 218 event in Detroit. Holloway delivered on...

Dec 2, 2017 10:01 pm

Pros react to Francis Ngannou’s crushing knockout of Alistair Overeem

Former Strikeforce and Dream heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem took on surging division contender Francis Ngannou in the co-main event of tonight’s UFC 218 fight card in Detroit. As expected with two heavyweight knockout artists in the cage, the fight did not last long as “The Predator” was able to catch “The Demolition Man” with a...

Dec 2, 2017 9:34 pm

UFC 218 Results: Max Holloway finishes Jose Aldo (VIDEO)

UFC 218 Results: Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo A featherweight title fight rematch between current champ Max Holloway and former division kingpin Jose Aldo served as the main event of tonight’s UFC 218 fight card in Detroit. Round one begins and Max lands an early jab. Aldo takes the center of the octagon. Max leaps...

Dec 2, 2017 8:56 pm

UFC 218 Results: Francis Ngannou KO’s Alistair Overeem (VIDEO)

UFC 218 Results: Francis Ngannou vs. Alistair Overeem A key heavyweight scrap between surging contender Francis Ngannou and former title challenger Alistair Overeem served as the co-main event of tonight’s UFC 218 fight card in Detroit. Round one begins and Overeem leaps in with a left hook. Alistair moves in and decides to clinch up....

Dec 2, 2017 8:42 pm

UFC 218 Results: Henry Cejudo defeats Sergio Pettis

UFC 218 Results: Henry Cejudo vs. Sergio Pettis A key flyweight scrap between former title challenger Henry Cejudo and surging contender Sergio Pettis took place during tonight’s UFC 218 main card in Detroit. Round one begins and both men fire off early low kicks. Henry Cejudo throws a right and tries to close the distance....

Dec 2, 2017 8:23 pm

Pros react to Eddie Alvarez’s amazing KO victory over Justin Gaethje

The pros were quick to react to Eddie Alvarez’s impressive third-round knockout victory over Justin Gaethje. The former lightweight champion, Alvarez, was able to utilize some hard body shots and amazing uppercuts before eventually putting a very game Justin Gaethje away with a knee late in round three. Here is how the pros reacted to...

Dec 2, 2017 8:07 pm

UFC 218 Results: Eddie Alvarez KO’s Justin Gaethje (VIDEO)

UFC 218 Results: Eddie Alvarez vs. Justin Gaethje A key lightweight scrap between former champion Eddie Alvarez on surging contender Justin Gaethje took place on tonight’s UFC 218 main card from Detroit. Round one begins and both men fire off heavy low kicks to start. Eddie lands an uppercut. Justin comes forward but misses with...

Dec 2, 2017 7:38 pm

UFC 218 Results: Tecia Torres defeats Michelle Waterson (Highlights)

UFC 218 Results: Tecia Torres vs. Michelle Waterson A key strawweight scrap between Tecia Torres and Michelle Waterson kicked off tonight’s UFC 218 main card from Detroit, Michigan. Round one begins and Torres starts off quickly. She leaps in with a combination. Waterson circles out and throws a head kick. It misses the mark but...

Dec 2, 2017 6:49 pm

Pros react to tonight’s crazy war between Yancy Medeiros and Alex Oliveira

It did not take long for the pros to react to tonight’s crazy scrap between Yancy Medeiros and Alex Oliveira. Hawaiian Yancy Medeiros and Brazil’s Alex Oliveira went to war during tonight’s UFC 218 prelims in Detroit. The exciting welterweight fighters exchanged bombs for the better part of three rounds before Medeiros eventually put Oliveira...

Dec 2, 2017 6:27 pm

UFC 218 Results: Yancy Medeiros stops Alex Oliveira in round 3 (VIDEO)

UFC 218 Results: Yancy Medeiros vs. Alex Oliveira A welterweight scrap between Yancy Medeiros and Alex Oliveira took place during tonight’s UFC 218 prelims in Detroit, Michigan. Round one begins and Medeiros throws a low kick. Alex responds with a nice body kick followed by a right hand. Yancy lands a straight left that sends...