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Jan 14, 2016 9:00 am

On This Day: Edson Barboza brutally KO’s Terry Etim

On this day 4 years ago, Edson Barboza and Terry Etim kicked off the main event of UFC 142 in Rio de Janeiro. The fight appeared to be going to a judges decision, however with just 2 minutes left in the fight, Barboza landed a flawless wheel kick that left Etim starched. The kick was...

Jan 14, 2016 8:48 am

On This Day: Jose Aldo KO’s Chad Mendes

Jose Aldo with the knee on Mendes followed by a KO in their last bout in 2012 https://t.co/U5Ty3avw0f — Bookie Insiders MMA (@UFCInsiders) October 25, 2014 On this day four years ago UFC 142 went down from Rio de Janeiro Brazil. In the main event of the card Jose Aldo was set to defend his...

Jan 14, 2016 8:34 am

MUST SEE! Young Conor McGregor eating Sheepshead *GRAPHIC*

*Disgusting* Video of Conor McGregor Eating… by TheBestofUFCandMMA It’s no secret that UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor goes above and beyond in order to elevate his fight game to another level. In this video we see a young McGregor eating Sheepshead, and believe it or not…appearing to enjoy it. We’re not quite sure if McGregor...

Jan 14, 2016 8:28 am

THROWBACK! Joe Rogan gets in scuffle on Fear Factor

Joe Rogan Gets Into a Fight On Television (Fear… by TheBestofUFCandMMA It’s no secret that UFC commentator Joe Rogan is an all-around badass. In addition to now holding a 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu black belt under Eddie Bravo, Rogan is an experienced TaeKwonDo competitor with a large arsenal of kicking techniques. In this throwback video we...

Jan 14, 2016 8:19 am

RDA: Conor McGregor is ‘out of his mind’

The war of words has begun ahead of Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos’ UFC 197 scrap for the lightweight title. While McGregor sent the first verbal jabs in his official fight announcement on Facebook, dos Anjos has fired back in a recent interview. The lightweight champ spoke to MMAFighting to discuss why the lightweight...

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 7:54 am

Cormier: Skill for skill, I’m better than Jon Jones

It’s been quite a bit of time since Jon Jones was formally reinstated by the UFC, however we still have yet to receive an official date for a rematch between Jones and UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. While that hasn’t stopped the men from exchanging verbal jabs via social media, and even agreeing to...

Jan 14, 2016 7:45 am

FBI investigating ISIS threats towards Tim Kennedy

Top ranked UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy has always been an outspoken fighter. From how Yoel Romero’s stool-gate controversy was handled, to the UFC’s Reebok deal, and now even with ISIS, Kennedy never shy’s away from giving his honest thoughts. Apparently Kennedy, a US Special Forces member, has received several threats from notorious terrorist group ISIS,...

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

It was revealed on social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn would be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico alongside pound for pound king Jon Jones, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm, and numerous other elite level fighters. In the video above you can see Jon Jones welcoming BJ Penn to...

Jan 13, 2016 8:55 pm

Nik Lentz responds to BJ Penn’s callout

It was revealed via social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn will be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico. The move was in anticipation of a potential fight with fellow UFC featherweight Nik Lentz, however in an open letter to MMAFighting, Lentz has laid out his terms and conditions for a...

Jan 13, 2016 5:30 pm

What in the world is going on with the UFC middleweight division?

If there was a better time for a middleweight in the UFC to have a break-through year to get into the top five, this would be it. The middleweight top 10 is a brutal bunch of battled-tested warriors. Who from the bottom half of the division will rise to the ranks and take a crack...

Jan 13, 2016 5:28 pm

Mickey Gall gets fight with CM Punk with win at UFC 196

We’re getting closer and closer to an official date and opponent for CM Punk’s first UFC fight. On the last episode of UFC President Dana White’s ‘Looking For A Fight’ series, he discovered Mickey Gall, who was chomping at the bit to fight Punk. Now, during an appearance on ‘Off The Record’ White revealed that...

Jan 13, 2016 5:22 pm

Dana White likes idea of Diaz vs. Lawler II

It’s been over a decade since Nick Diaz and Robbie Lawler fought at UFC 47 on April 2nd 2004, however both men are still at the top of the fight game nearly 12 years later. In their first meeting, Diaz picked up an impressive 2nd round KO win over Lawler, in just his 2nd UFC...