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Jan 12, 2016 1:45 pm

McGregor vs. dos Anjos OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCED!

This just in! Fight fans have been awaiting the official announcement that Conor McGregor vs. Rafael dos Anjos will go down at UFC 197, and ‘The Notorious’ has delivered! While there were reports that McGregor was holding out in hopes of getting a larger paycheck for the event, it appears that whatever dispute was ongoing...

Jan 12, 2016 1:05 pm

Frankie Edgar: ‘Am I going to get it? I f*cking doubt it’

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has only one fight on his mind, which is a UFC featherweight title bout with champion Conor McGregor. Edgar recently spoke on the MMA Hour about why he thinks he ultimately will be let down by the UFC (transcribed by MMA Fighting): “Yeah, from what I think, yeah, [McGregor]’s...

Jan 12, 2016 12:43 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: Gino Odjick

In this week’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature former National Hockey League enforcer Gino Odjick. Gino Odjick began his NHL career with the Vancouver Canucks during the 1990-1991 season. Odjick would play eight seasons with the Canucks, where he managed to tally 46 goals, this while protecting Vancouver’s star sniper Pavel Bure. Gino...

Jan 12, 2016 11:49 am

Wanderlei Silva’s NAC hearing pushed to the sidelines yet again

MMA legend Wanderlei Silva looks like he will continue to be stuck in the doldrums as his Nevada Athletic Commission hearing that was supposed to take place along with Nick Diaz on Tuesday was postponed once again. Silva who evaded a random drug test in Nevada ahead of his UFC 175 bout scheduled against Chael...

Jan 12, 2016 11:42 am

RARE FOOTAGE of Jon Jones offering to help Anderson Silva Knockout Nick Diaz!

Jon “Bones” Jones is seen in this video after defending his title against Daniel “DC” Cormier at UFC 182.   The following UFC event featured Anderson Siva vs Nick Diaz.   The UFC 183 main-event was later turned into a NC after both fighters tested positive for banned substances. Check out Jones in this video...

Jan 12, 2016 10:58 am

Video: Jon Jones flips Holly Holm: Cheers for the Champ!

There is plenty to cheer about when your Holly Holm.   The champ is looking good doing her routine signature flip here in “gymnastics” practice. Holm is set to get ready for her title bout with#2 Miesha Tate at UFC 197 in March.  How will the champ respond to a completely different match-up with Tate...

Jan 12, 2016 10:04 am

BREAKING: Nick Diaz eligible to fight August 1st

It was expected that the NSAC would give their final ruling on their settlement talks with Nick Diaz today during their hearing, and they delivered! Ariel Helwani is reporting that Diaz’s suspension has been shortened to 18 months, and his fine had been reduced to $100,000. Given the reduced suspension, Diaz is eligible to fight...

Jan 12, 2016 10:01 am

GoFundMe started to help paralyzed MMA fighter walk again

The MMA community is without a doubt a very tight-knit group. While there are rivalries between fighters, camps, and promotions, at the end of the day the MMA community unites together to help and support its members. Fight fans may remember the story of amateur MMA fighter Jeff Dunbar who was paralyzed after sustaining an...

Jan 12, 2016 9:42 am

MUST SEE! Muhammad Ali competes in mixed-rules fight

Nearly everyone is familiar with Boxing icon Muhammad Ali, however not many know that Ali competed in a mixed-rules fight with Antonio Inoki back in 1976. The fight was the first of its kind, with Ali opting to wear boxing gloves, while Inoki went into the fight bare-knuckled in order to use his grappling. The...

Jan 12, 2016 9:36 am

Holly Holm feels bad when beating her opponents, but not enough to let them win

Holly “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holm has a very kind heart, but just be aware that if you are matched up with her, she will hurt you. The UFC women’s bantamweight champion appeared on the MMA Hour on Monday and discussed her feelings on fighting, and her life-changing win to become the champion by knocking out...

Jan 12, 2016 9:27 am

Video: Anthony “Showtime” Pettis behind the scenes 2016 – Insane Training

“Showtime” is less than a week away from stepping into the octagon against former Bellator champ Eddie Alvarez.  The co-main event has huge title implications for Anthony Pettis if he wants to see a LW title bout this year. Check out the amazing kicks and technique that the #1 LW in the world has to...

Jan 12, 2016 9:06 am

Joe Rogan: Cyborg could be trouble for Rousey stylistically

Cris Cyborg has 5 fights left on her contract with Invicta FC and the future is wide open for the Invicta champ, or is it?   With that many fights left historically Cyborg hasn’t done to well,  it took her over four years  to fight five times. Recently Joe Rogan gave an interview with MMA...

Jan 12, 2016 8:42 am

WATCH! Travis Browne breaks down his favorite techniques

Ahead of Travis Browne’s highly anticipated heavyweight showdown with Matt Mitrione Sunday night in Boston, ‘Hapa’ breaks down his signature techniques. Browne is coming off a tough loss to Andrei Arlovski back at UFC 187 in one of the most memorable fights in heavyweight history. He will be looking to return to the win column...

Jan 12, 2016 8:34 am

WATCH! Warrior Code – TJ Dillashaw

As we prepare ourselves for TJ Dillashaw’s highly anticipated title fight against Dominick Cruz on Sunday night in Boston in less than a week, take a look at this ‘Warrior Code’ video courtesy of the UFC. Dillashaw certainly looks at himself as a martial artist, however his coach Duane Ludwig certainly believes that Dominick Cruz...