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Mar 22, 2015 1:22 pm

Dominick Cruz Wants To Show Dillashaw That ‘He Was Never The Best’

Dominick Cruz wants his belt back in a bad way. The former UFC bantamweight champion, who never actually lost his belt, has been sidelined for much of the past several years with multiple injuries. Cruz suffered his latest injury in December after coming back from three years off to knock-out top ranked fighter Takeya Mizugaki...

Mar 22, 2015 1:07 pm

ODDS! Ronda Rousey Opens Up As 15-1 Favorite Over Correia

    Who want’s to make some money? The fight was just recently announced but the betting odds for Ronda Rousey’s next title defense are already starting to surface. The fight, announced for UFC 190 on Aug. 1 at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, will be Bethe Correia’s chance to do the seemingly impossible...

Mar 22, 2015 12:52 pm

Rafael dos Anjos Is ‘Rewriting UFC History’

  The new UFC lightweight champion, Rafael dos Anjos, recently spoke about winning the title and what it means to bring the belt to Brazil. “I really feel like I am rewriting the history of the UFC by bringing this belt to Brazil. It means everything to me.” As for the fight itself, dos Anjos...

Mar 22, 2015 12:26 pm

Dana White: ‘UFC Will Support Anderson Silva No Matter What’

  UFC President Dana White insists that the UFC is going to continue supporting former middleweight king Anderson Silva. Despite having failed several drug test, both before and after his fight with Nick Diaz, White said on Saturday that regardless how it all plays out the UFC will have Silva’s back. “Anderson has been a...

Mar 22, 2015 12:16 pm

Paige VanZant Only Has ‘One Goal In Mind’

  UFC strawweight standout and Team Alpha Male fighter Paige VanZant is coming up on her second fight in the UFC, but has had one goal in mind since the beginning. VanZant, who is 4-1, has had her sights set on the title before she even stepped in the octagon. Check out what she had...

Mar 22, 2015 12:09 pm

REPLAY! The Absolute Worst Call In MMA History

We don’t usually call people names on here, but this referee is indeed a moron. Watch as he completely ruins this fight, from last night’s UFC Fight Night 62 event.

Mar 22, 2015 11:54 am

Dana White Responds To Wanderlei’s ‘Slave’ Comments

Wanderlei Silva’s relationship with the UFC doesn’t seem to be getting any better. Silva, who has been banned from the sport after literally running away from a drug test, is shaming the UFC, saying they have treated him like a slave. Read Silva’s statement from his Facebook page below: “You know that I’ve been chased,...

Mar 22, 2015 11:32 am

Demian Maia Says He Has ‘A Few Years Left’

The UFC’s Demian Maia came back from nearly a year off and dispatched undefeated welterweight Ryan LaFlare at UFC Fight Night 62 on Saturday night. Maia, who now has a two fight win streak and is 20-6 overall, really put it on LaFlare for the first four rounds, but looked substantially tired in the final...

Mar 22, 2015 10:59 am

Joe Lauzon Announces His Next Opponent

Ladies and gentleman, UFC veteran and fan favorite Joe Lauzon has announced his next endeavor and it’s not in that UFC. Lauzon announced, via his Twitter, that he will be competing at Metamoris 6, set to go down on May 9 in Los Angeles. Well, this will be fun… my next opponent. #MMA #BJJ

Mar 22, 2015 10:21 am

Leandro Silva Discusses Dober Fight, Will Accept The Win

      Last night UFC lightweight Leandro Silva choked Drew Dober unconscious with a guillotine choke in the second round during their UFC Fight Night 62 scrap. Only, that didn’t actually happen. He did have Dober in the choke and it was in the second round and the referee did step in and stop...

Mar 22, 2015 9:22 am

Despite Horrendous Referee Stoppage, Drew Dober Will Still Get Paid

    Last night at UFC Fight Night 62 the MMA world witnessed what is being refereed to as perhaps one of the most mind-boggling referee situations in UFC history. In the bout, broadcast on FOX Spots 2, during the second round, the fight went to the mat where Dober got himself caught in a...

Mar 22, 2015 8:05 am

Koscheck Will ‘Reevaluate’ Things, Not Sure About Retirement

It was a tough night for ‘The Ultimate Fighter 1’ veteran Josh Koscheck. The UFC welterweight lost his fifth straight fight to Erick Silva at UFC Fight Night 62, via guillotine choke. Koscheck looked to make a quick turn around, having lost to Jake Ellenberger at UFC 184, and took the Silva fight on short...

Mar 22, 2015 8:04 am

Amanda Nunes Wants Rematch With Cat Zingano

    Last night in Brazil, womens bantamweight fighter Amanda Nunes dismantled Shayna Baszler en route to a TKO stoppage due to leg kick in the first round. After the impressive performance Nunes said she would like to get revenge for her only loss and fight Cat Zingano a second time. Here’s what she had...

Mar 22, 2015 7:10 am

Pros React To Erick Silva Submitting Josh Koscheck

    In the co-main event of last nights UFC Fight Night 62 welterweights Josh Koscheck and Erick Silva faced off. Kos took the fight on short notice after losing to Jake Ellenberger at UFC 184. Coming into the fight, Silva had won his last match and looked to get the first two-fight win steak...

Mar 22, 2015 6:48 am

Pros React To Demian Maia’s Victory Over Ryan LaFlare

      Last night in Brazil at UFC Fight Night 62, welterweights Demian Maia and Ryan LaFlare met in the evenings main event. LaFlare went into the fight with an undefeated record, but ultimately Maia’s ground game proved to be too much. For the first four rounds Maia dominated LaFlare, then in the fifth...

Mar 22, 2015 3:00 am

MMA reporter Claims To Have Done Cocaine With Jon Jones

We highly-doubt the authenticity of Vinny’s story. Jon Jones, though known to have made a mistake in the past regarding cocaine, hopefully has more sense than what “The Chin” is talking. Still, an entertaining watch. Enjoy!

Mar 22, 2015 12:27 am

Shogun vs. Lil’ Nog Official For UFC 190

It’s official: Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and “Lil Nog” Antonio Rogerio Nogueira will meet in the octagon at UFC 190 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. UFC has announced the second fight for UFC 190 and it will be a rematch between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and “Lil Nog” Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. This will not be the first...

Mar 22, 2015 12:14 am

White On Maia: I’d Like To See Him Take More Risks

Dana White has said this about Alistair Overeem, and he feels the same way about welterweight Demian Maia: Maia has to take more risks inside the octagon. “Maia did what he does. He has unbelievable jiu-jitsu. It wasn’t the most exciting fight you’ll ever see. My only disappointment with Demian was he didn’t take enough...

Mar 22, 2015 12:10 am

White on Koscheck: I’ll Try to Push Him Toward Retiring

UFC President Dana White has now seen Josh Koscheck lose five fights in a row, two of which within a month. When asked if he thought Koscheck should hang up the gloves, White was transparent in how he felt about the situation. “I have a soft spot for (Ultimate Fighter) season one guys. Koscheck doesn’t...

Mar 22, 2015 12:06 am

White on Referee Call: One of the Biggest Screw Up of All Time

Dana White was not happy about the decision of Drew Dober and Leandro Silva’s bout. Needless to say, he was asked about it and went on a rant about how badly the referee screwed up. White kicked things off with a “fact” he learned about the referee: “Supposedly, the referee is a black belt in...

Mar 21, 2015 11:59 pm

White: Nunes & Silva Will Get a Bonus Check

Despite not being listed among the names that would receive a “Performance of the Night” bonus check, Dana White assured Erick Silva and Amanda Nunes they will be getting bonuses as well. Fans on social media showed their disapproval when Nunes and Silva were left out of the bonus report, but White addressed it as...

Mar 21, 2015 11:55 pm

Demian Maia and Erick Silva Comment on Fighting Each Other

Towards the end of the “UFC Fight Night 62” post fight press conference, both Demian Maia and Erick Silva were asked if they would be up to fighting each other if the UFC presented them the contract. More often than not, friends tend to not fight each other. Maia and Silva, however, seem game to...

Mar 21, 2015 11:49 pm

Giovani Decker Is the New Sr. VP and GM of UFC Brazil

Giovani Decker is the new Senior Vice President and General Manager of UFC Brazil! UFC President Dana White broke the news during the UFC Fight Night 62 post fight press conference. Decker is experienced in building brand awareness in Brazil as he was the former GM and Vice President of Asics Brazil. He spent two...

Mar 21, 2015 11:14 pm

UFC Fight Night 62 Bonus Report: 4 Fighters Take Home $50K

Performance of the Night: Fredy Serrano Fredy Serrano got the ball rolling on the UFC Fight Pass portion of the preliminaries with a knockout win over Bentley Syler. This victory set the pace for an exciting night of fights. Performance of the Night: Kevin Souza Kevin Souza was in the octagon for less than two...