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Jul 11, 2016 1:10 am

Conor McGregor’s short statement on the sale of the UFC

Late Sunday, the big news of the sale of the UFC was released. UFC President Dana White acknowledged the sale to ESPN and said, “Sport is going to the next level.” UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor who recently commented on the sale of the UFC at the UFC 202 press conference reacted to the news...

Jul 11, 2016 12:46 am

UFC sold for $4 billion, Dana White says ‘Sport is going to the next level’

Late Sunday night, news of the sale of the UFC emerged once again and this time UFC President Dana White has acknowledged that the sale has taken place. KLAS reported that the new owners of the UFC include “WME (William Morris Endeavor), the internationally known talent agency, IMG (International Management Group) a global sports and...

Jul 10, 2016 5:56 pm

Jon Jones: “I’m doing all that I can to make this right”

Current UFC interim light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was supposed to headline Saturday’s UFC 200 event opposite Daniel Cormier. However, just days before the historic event USADA announced that Jones had tested positive for banned substances and would not be allowed to participate on the card. Jones recently took to his Twitter where he stated...

Jul 10, 2016 5:11 pm

Cain Velasquez wants to fight the winner of Overeem vs. Miocic

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez earned an impressive first-round knockout victory over Travis Browne on the main card of UFC 200. The former heavyweight kingpin, Velasquez, is now eyeing the winner of September’s Overeem vs. Miocic heavyweight title fight, which he stated at the UFC 200 post-fight press conference: “For me, I just always...


Jul 10, 2016 3:32 pm

Photo | Cerrone apologizes for using a homophobic slur to describe ‘DC’s’ UFC 200 performance

UFC lightweight and welterweight contender Donald Cerrone made waves earlier today when he described Daniel Cormier’s UFC 200 performance against Anderson Silva as ‘fighting like a f*g’. “Cowboy” who admittedly ‘dropped the ball’ with his previous comments, took to his Instagram to post the following apology for his remarks: Earlier today, I said something that...

Jul 10, 2016 3:01 pm

Photo | Nate Diaz: Don’t get it twisted I am a lightweight

UFC lightweight contender Nate Diaz was not very happy to see a poster which advertised him as being a welterweight fighter. Nate posted the following photo on his Instagram stating that he is actually a lightweight. Welterweight? I been a lightweight the whole time all the sudden? #dontgetittwisted 👊🏽🖕🏼 A photo posted by natediaz209 (@natediaz209)...

Jul 10, 2016 1:31 pm

Donald Cerrone: ‘DC’ fought like a f*g against Anderson Silva

UFC lightweight and welterweight contender Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone was not impressed with Daniel Cormier’s UFC 200 performance against Anderson Silva. “Cowboy” took part in a special Fan Expo Q&A with CM Punk dubbed “UFC 200 Aftermath” where he trashed “DC” for his performance. Here is what Cerrone and Punk had to say as transcribed by...

Jul 10, 2016 12:40 pm

Brock Lesnar is ‘absolutely’ interested in a rematch with Cain Velasquez

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar made a successful return to the octagon at last night’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas scoring a unanimous decision victory over former title challenger Mark Hunt. Earlier that evening at UFC 200, former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez scored a first-round knockout victory over Travis Browne. Lesnar was asked...

Jul 10, 2016 12:22 pm

VIDEO | Dana White recaps all of this weekend’s fights

UFC President Dana White discusses all of this weekend’s UFC fights. The UFC crowned a new lightweight champion (Eddie Alvarez), a new women’s bantamweight champion (Amanda Nunes) and an interim featherweight champion (Jose Aldo) during what was a historic weekend for the promotion. Dana White also addressed the possibility of Brock Lesnar returning to fight...

Jul 10, 2016 12:01 pm

VIDEO | UFC 202 Diaz vs. McGregor 2 trailer

During last night’s historic UFC 200 event in Las Vegas, the promotion released a trailer for the highly anticipated rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor which will headline August’s UFC 202 event in Sin City. Nate Diaz submitted the featherweight champion in the second-round of their first meeting at UFC 196 this past March....

Jul 10, 2016 11:50 am

Miesha Tate sends a message to her fans and Amanda Nunes following UFC 200 defeat

Miesha Tate lost her UFC women’s bantamweight title to Amanda Nunes in the main event of UFC 200 last night in Las Vegas. Nunes was able to batter Tate in the stand-up game before eventually taking her down and scoring the fight-ending rear-naked choke submission in the bouts opening round. Following the devastating loss, “Cupcake”...

Jul 10, 2016 11:38 am

Julianna Pena wants a title shot against Amanda Nunes

Julianna Pena earned an impressive decision victory over former title challenge Cat Zingano in the featured bout of last night’s UFC 200 prelims. During last night’s UFC 200 post-fight press conference, Pena stated her case for why she should be next to challenge newly crowned champion Amanda Nunes for the UFC women’s bantamweight title: “I...

Jul 10, 2016 11:27 am

VIDEO | Brock Lesnar’s Backstage Interview from UFC 200

Watch former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar get interviewed backstage following his UFC 200 decision victory over former title challenger Mark Hunt. Lesnar defeated Hunt via unanimous decision after dominating the “Super Samoan” on the ground in rounds one and three of their co-main event bout. Who would you like to see Brock Lesnar face...

Jul 10, 2016 11:14 am

VIDEO | Brock Lesnar’s post-fight press conference (Highlights)

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar made a successful return to the octagon at last night’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas earning a unanimous decision victory over former title challenger Mark Hunt. Lesnar was able to dominate Hunt on the ground for the better portion of rounds one and three which resulted in his...

Jul 10, 2016 11:06 am

VIDEO | Amanda Nunes and Miesha Tate – UFC 200 Octagon Interviews

Amanda Nunes became the UFC women’s bantamweight champion in the main event of UFC 200 by submitting Miesha Tate in the very first-round. Nunes dominated Tate on the feet before eventually sinking in a rear-naked choke on the ground that forced “Cupcake” to tapout. Watch the above video as both Nunes and Tate give their...

Jul 10, 2016 10:57 am

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier and Anderson Silva – Octagon Interviews

Current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier earned a victory over former middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva at last night’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. Watch as Joe Rogan interviews both men following their main card battle which resulted in a unanimous decision victory for “DC”. Who would you like to see former middleweight champion...

Jul 10, 2016 10:52 am

VIDEO | Jose Aldo’s UFC 200 octagon interview

Jose Aldo became with UFC’s interim featherweight champion at last night’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas by defeating Frankie Edgar via unanimous decision on the evenings main card. In his post fight interview with Joe Rogan, Aldo dedicated the victory to his long time coach and sent a message to current featherweight title holder...

Jul 10, 2016 10:37 am

VIDEO | Brock Lesnar’s post-fight octagon interview

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar made a successful return to the octagon at last night’s historic UFC 200 event in Las Vegas scoring a unanimous decision victory over former title challenger Mark Hunt. Watch as “The Beast” is interviewed by Joe Rogan following his big victory over the “Super Samoan”. Who would you like...

Jul 10, 2016 10:31 am

Junior Dos Santos calls out Brock Lesnar

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos took to Twitter to congratulate Brock Lesnar on his UFC 200 victory over Mark Hunt and to ask “The Beast” for a future fight: Congratulations on your victory Brock. CAN I SEE YOU NOW? — Junior Dos Santos (@junior_cigano) July 10, 2016 Brock Lesnar and Junior dos Santos...

Jul 10, 2016 10:20 am

VIDEO | Triple H and Vince McMahon react to Brock Lesnar’s UFC 200 win

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar made a successful return to the octagon at last night’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas scoring a unanimous decision victory over former title challenger Mark Hunt. Following the fight, WWE heads Vince McMahon and Triple H reacted to “The Beast’s” big victory. “To come back after all this...

Jul 9, 2016 11:43 pm

VIDEO | Cain Velasquez vs. Travis Browne (highlights)

The main card of UFC 200 kicked off with a bang as former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez returned to the Octagon for the first time since losing the title to Fabricio Werdum. Velasquez looked incredibly comfortable in the fight, knocking out Travis Browne in the very first round, and even connecting with a beautiful wheel...

Jul 9, 2016 11:37 pm

Dana White says Bisping vs. Henderson 2 is definitely next

Newly crowned UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping will defend his title for the first time in a rematch against Dan Henderson according to UFC president Dana White. White broke the news on FS1 following last night’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. The UFC president added that the organization was targeting Machester for the events...

Jul 9, 2016 11:33 pm

VIDEO | Dana White announces Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson

Following a historic night of fights at UFC 200, UFC President Dana White revealed on Fox Sports that Michael Bisping would fight Dan Henderson for his first middleweight title defense. White gave no immediate word on when the bout would take place, however he did reveal that the UFC is looking into setting up the...

Jul 9, 2016 11:27 pm

VIDEO | Anderson Silva vs. Daniel Cormier (highlights)

It was an emotional rollercoaster of a week for Daniel Cormier, who went from fighting Jon Jones for the light heavyweight championship, to fighting Anderson Silva in a 3 round non-main event fight. Cormier won the fight in convincing fashion, taking Anderson Silva down numerous times throughout the fight, and maintaining control on the ground....

Jul 9, 2016 11:23 pm

UFC 200 Bonus Report

UFC 200 in Las Vegas delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out four “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s UFC 200 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 200’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Amanda Nunes for her...

Jul 9, 2016 11:12 pm

Brock Lesnar: “I’m the toughest ‘SOB’ in the game!”

During tonight’s UFC 200 post-fight press conference former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was asked if he will ever fight again in the UFC and if the decision would be based on his employers at the WWE. Brock, who defeated former title challenger Mark Hunt in the evenings co-main event via decision, responded with the...

Jul 9, 2016 11:11 pm

VIDEO | Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt (highlights)

In the co-main event of UFC 200, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar stepped into the Octagon for the first time in 5 years to fight #8 ranked heavyweight Mark Hunt. Lesnar utilized his wrestling to control the fight, earning himself a unanimous decision win in impressive fashion. See the highlights from the fight above!

Jul 9, 2016 11:01 pm

VIDEO | Amanda Nunes vs. Miesha Tate (highlights)

In the main event of UFC 200, Amanda Nunes shocked the world as she defeated Miesha Tate to win the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Tunes rocked Tate early on in the fight with big blows before proceeding to submit the champ with a rear naked choke. In the video above you can see both women...