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May 4, 2016 6:04 pm

Report: UFC working on huge fights for UFC on FOX 20 in Chicago

The UFC just announced a fight that has “Fight of the Night” written all over it with Edson Barboza taking on Gilbert Melendez at UFC on FOX 20. Other fights that are reported to be in the works for the event taking place July 23 in Chicago, Illinois include Anthony “Rumble” Johnson vs. Glover Teixeira...

May 2, 2016 2:57 am

VIDEO | UFC’s Kailin Curran joins the running man challenge

The viral running man challenge that started off with a college basketball video social media post has found its way to all different sports including MMA. Check out UFC strawweight Kailin Curran do her best dance video challenge that has been buzzing on the Internet. #RunningManChallenge 😂✨🙌🏼👑 pic.twitter.com/v7iq8wBSHe — KailinCurran (@KailinCurran) April 25, 2016 Curran...

Apr 25, 2016 5:56 pm

Nate Diaz bears bad news for UFC 200 fight against Conor McGregor

UFC veteran Nate Diaz made it clear at the UFC 200 IFW Launch Event in Las Vegas last week that he was set on fighting Conor McGregor and wasn’t intereted in fighting another opponent. After Conor McGregor refused to take part in the UFC 200 media obligations to concentrate on training for the upcoming rematch...

Apr 14, 2016 12:19 pm

Nine fighters including veterans deleted from UFC roster

When the UFC deletes a fighter from their roster, it is usually the result of them being released from the biggest MMA organization in the world. Nine fighters have been deleted from the UFC roster and many of them have already confirmed their release from the UFC. UFCFIGHTERSiNFO tweeted their most recent update. [Deleted] Jared...

Apr 13, 2016 10:28 am

VIDEO | Jon Jones mentally preparing for UFC 197

With nearly 1 week until Jon Jones returns to the Octagon at UFC 197 to fight Ovince Saint Preux in an interim light heavyweight title fight, the pound for pound kingpin is mentally preparing himself to hear UFC announcer Bruce Buffer announce an iconic phrase. Jones posted a video on Instagram of himself listening to...

Apr 13, 2016 9:36 am

VIDEO | Stockton Slap added to EA Sports UFC 2

The Stockton Slap is in #EASPORTSUFC2!https://t.co/vDmAtIylCg — EA SPORTS UFC (@EASPORTSUFC) April 12, 2016 Gamers asked, and EA Sports delivered! A video from EA Sports emerged Tuesday afternoon showing Nate Diaz using the Stockton Slap in EA Sports UFC 2, along with a message informing fans that the Diaz Brothers signature move had been added...

Apr 7, 2016 8:55 am

VIDEO | Ovince Saint Preux open to training with Daniel Cormier ahead of UFC 197

After it was announced that Ovince Saint Preux would be stepping in on short notice to fight Jon Jones for the interim UFC light heavyweight championship in the main event of UFC 197, light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier offered to train OSP for the fight. While OSP initially declined the offer, opting to stick with...

Apr 2, 2016 8:00 am

Norman Parke announces release from the UFC

While yesterday was in fact April Fools Day, lightweight Norman Parke took to Facebook to announce that he had been released from the UFC following his decision loss against Rustam Khabilov at ‘UFC Fight Night: Silva vs. Bisping’ back in February. Parke, the ‘TUF Smashes’ winner, compiled a 5-3-1 record inside the Octagon during his...

Mar 30, 2016 1:22 pm

UFC releases veteran heavyweight Jared Rosholt

News broke Wednesday afternoon that the UFC had released veteran heavyweight Jared Rosholt following his ‘UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson’ loss to Roy Nelson back in February. Rosholt had been with the UFC since 2013 where he defeated Walt Harris via unanimous decision in the finale of the ‘TUF: Rousey vs. Tate’ finale. Rosholt...

Mar 9, 2016 8:49 am

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW | Holly Holm opens up on UFC 196 loss, rematch with Miesha Tate

This past Saturday at UFC 196, Miesha Tate submitted Holly Holm in the 5th round of their co-main event scrap to win the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. While UFC President Dana White has stated since the fight that Tate will now fight Ronda Rousey when Rousey chooses to return to the UFC, it’s no secret...

Mar 5, 2016 8:44 am

Conor McGregor could vacate featherweight championship with UFC 196 win

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor has a tough weight cut when dropping to featherweight. In a recent article we compared McGregor’s size prior to his fight with Jose Aldo to before his UFC 196 fight with Nate Diaz. During the UFC 196 weigh-ins yesterday, McGregor weighed in at 168 pounds, 2 pounds lower than...

Feb 11, 2016 1:23 pm

Potential opponent named for Conor McGregor at UFC 200

Regardless of whether or not Conor McGregor defeats Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 for the UFC lightweight championship, there has been much confusion as to who McGregor would face at UFC 200. While Jose Aldo was calling for an immediate rematch with McGregor, the UFC promised Frankie Edgar the next shot at the featherweight...

Jan 30, 2016 6:53 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Anthony Johnson destroys Ryan Bader in round 1

The UFC on FOX 18 main event featured a key light heavyweight fight between top contenders Anthony Johnson (21-5 MMA) and Ryan Bader (20-5 MMA). Round one begins with a touch of the gloves. Bader shoots in for a takedown and is stuffed. Johnson takes Bader’s back. Bader searches for a kimura but “Rumble” defends....

Jan 30, 2016 6:27 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Ben Rothwell submits Josh Barnett in round 2

The UFC on FOX 18 co-main event featured a clash between hard-hitting heavyweights Josh Barnett (34- 8 MMA) and Ben Rothwell (36-9 MMA). Round one begins and Rothwell opens up with punches. Good body kick lands for “Big Ben”. Big right hand scores for Barnett. Josh is pawing with the jab. He’s finding a home...

Jan 30, 2016 6:03 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Jimmie Rivera defeats Iuri Alcantara via decision

The second bout of the UFC on FOX 18 main card featured a bantamweight fight between Iuri Alcantara (33-7 MMA) and Jimmie Rivera (19-1 MMA). Round one begins with a touch of gloves. Alcantara opens with a kick to the body of Jimmie. Big shots from both men. Good strikes land for Alcantara. Rivera is...

Jan 30, 2016 5:27 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Bryan Barberena submits Sage Northcutt in round two

The UFC on FOX 18 main card kicked off with a welterweight tilt between Sage Northcutt (7-1 MMA) and Bryan Barberena (11-3 MMA). Round one begins and Northcutt opens up with a jab. Leg kick misses for Bryan. Northcutt with a big combo and then moves in for a takedown. Barberena stuffs the attempt. Northcutt...

Jan 30, 2016 4:57 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Tarec Saffiedine defeats Jake Ellenberger via decision

A welterweight tilt between Tarec Saffiedine (16-4 MMA) and Jake Ellenberger (30-11 MMA) served as the main event for the UFC on FOX 18 preliminary card in New Jersey. Round one begins and Saffiedine opens with a head kick that is blocked by Jake. Good knee in the clinch from Tarec but Jake responds with...

Jan 30, 2016 4:29 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Diego Ferreira defeats Olivier Aubin-Mercier via decision

A lightweight fight between Olivier Aubin-Mercier (7-2 MMA) and Diego Ferreira (12-2 MMA) took place on the UFC on FOX 18 preliminary card in New Jersey. Round one begins and Diego opens with a leg kick. Aubin-Mercier with a right hand. Ferreira replies with one of his own. Aubin-Mercier lands back-to-back body kicks. Ferreira lands...

Jan 30, 2016 3:53 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Rafael Natal defeats Kevin Casey via third-round TKO

A middleweight bout between Rafael Natal (21-6-1 MMA) and Kevin Casey (9-4 MMA) took place during tonight’s UFC on FOX 18 prelims in New Jersey. Round one begins and Casey presses forward with left hands. Natal responds with a leg kick. Big over hand right misses for Kevin. Good leg kick for Casey followed by...

Jan 30, 2016 3:23 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Wilson Reis defeats Dustin Ortiz via decision

A flyweight bout between Dustin Ortiz (15-5 MMA) and Wilson Reis (20-6 MMA) took place during on the UFC on FOX 18 preliminary card. Round one begins and both fighters fire off with low kicks. Good right hand from Ortiz. Head kick attempt by Reis misses. Front kick to the body from Ortiz. Inside leg...