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Jun 13, 2015 7:59 am

UFC Class Action Lawsuit Gets Consolidated

The Nevada court made a ruling on the class action lawsuit filed against Zuffa, by former UFC fighters, like Jon Fitch and Cung Le. On Thursday the court ruled that all the cases be condensed into one. Excerpt from MMAPayout: On June 11th, Judge Richard Boulware of the U.S. District Court for the District of...

Jun 13, 2015 7:34 am

UFC 188 Embedded: Vlog Series ­- Episode 6

‘On episode 6 of UFC Embedded, guest fighters Andrei Arlvoski, Anthony Pettis, Junior Dos Santos and Rafael Dos Anjos talk about their time in the Mexico and the main event on tap. Fabricio Werdum’s team unwinds with a day at an amusement park. Then it’s back to business training and sweating in preparation for the...

Jun 13, 2015 7:27 am

Cejudo: ‘I Can Dominate The Champ’

“I think it’ll be about timing. I feel ready now, but obviously I have a team behind me, and we make a decision together. It’s not just me, myself and I. It’s my team that comes together, and we make the best decision possible. “We not only can win the belt, but win it decisively...

Jun 13, 2015 7:18 am

Torres: ‘Fans Want Me To Fight For The Title, Not Penne’

“I know that me fighting Joanna is a fight fans would want to see more than Penne.” “Who I think is going to win is Joanna. I think Jessica Penne is a good fighter. I don’t know if I see Joanna TKOing Jessica like she did to Carla, because I think Carla’s striking is not...

Jun 13, 2015 7:11 am

UFC Will Return To Mexico Later This Year

The UFC is in Mexico for tonights UFC 188, marking the second trip there for the promotion, and already they have plans on returning later this year. The UFC announced that it will again put on an event in Mexico later this year in November. The event will be held in Monterrey on Nov. 21...

Jun 13, 2015 7:01 am

UFC Signs Fighter Fresh Out Of Prison

The UFC just re-signed a fighter who spent 14 months in prison for burglary. The Swedish fighter, Reza Madadi, already has a 2-1 record with the promotion and his last fight, before going to prison, was a win against top UFC lightweight Michael Johnson. Here’s what the fighter had to say on The MMA Hour:...

Jun 13, 2015 6:47 am

GOODNIGHT! Flying Triangle Puts Fighter To Sleep

Check out this fighter who lands a beautiful flying triangle choke. After landing some nice elbows and getting slammed his opponent finally goes to sleep. Gilbert Melendez Shows Poise In Most Awkward Interview Of All Time — MUST WATCH!

Jun 12, 2015 5:01 pm

Court McGee Looking To “Kickstart” Web Based Drug Recovery App

‘Make Addiction Recovery more accessible through a web-based Recovery App & Raise Awareness of Substance Abuse at the youth level.’ That’s the goal of UFC fighter and TUF winner Court McGee’s kickstarter. McGee’s past with alcohol and drug use was revealed on TUF. At one point McGee overdosed on a mixture of alcohol and drugs...

Jun 12, 2015 4:57 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 188’ Edition

  The ‘UFC 188’ weigh ins just went down and that means we have all those intense staredowns for your viewing pleasure. It’s champion vs. champion in Saturdays main event when Cain Velasquez takes on Fabricio Werdum for the unified UFC heavyweight title. Gilbert Melendez finally meets up with Eddie Alvarez in huge fight for...

Jun 12, 2015 4:35 pm

UFC 188 Weigh-In Results

‘UFC 188’ goes down tomorrow night and the fighters have all weighed in to make things official. The main event between Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will decide the unified heavyweight title of the world. In the co-main event two former champions from other promotions finally meet in a highly anticipated lightweight fight between Gilbert...

Jun 12, 2015 2:10 pm

Bisping Pro Reebok, Despite Paycut

“Listen, we all want more money. Of course we do. A lot of fighters are going to call me a company man and this and that. But the UFC has always been very fair with me. They’ve been very fair. Dana and Lorenzo have always treated me with great respect and I can’t thank them...

Jun 12, 2015 2:03 pm

NSAC Works It Out, Tests Aldo Again

Early today reports came out that Jose Aldo was given a random urine drug test on Thursday, but the test was discarded because of an issue with the drug tester. The tester, sent by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, did not have a proper work visa for brazil, so the test was thrown out after...

Jun 12, 2015 1:40 pm

McGregor Blasts “Weasel” Aldo For Botched Drug Test

Yesterday we learned that Jose Aldo skirted his way through a drug test on a technicality, and of course some people think the worst. Conor McGregor, is one of those people. I was random tested on May 23rd. Blood AND Urine. @josealdojunior you little weasel. You and your weasel coach. #AndNew — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA)...

Jun 12, 2015 1:05 pm

Kimbo: ‘Shamrock’s old but he’s still a threat’

“Shamrock is still a threat to me. He’s still considered deadly and dangerous to break limbs and submit somebody. I’m just not that motherf***er he’s going to submit. I’m just not that guy he’s going to tap out. It’s not going to happen with me. It’s in my DNA to beat his ass. “I’ve worked...

Jun 12, 2015 12:55 pm

Arlovski Down For Rothwell Scrap

“It’s totally up to UFC. He’s a character. At this point, every top-10, top-15 fighter in my division is dangerous and it will be an honor to fight all of them.” Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski talked to MMAFighting about the recent call out from Ben Rothwell. Both Junior Dos Santos and Arlovski are...

Jun 12, 2015 12:39 pm

The “Highly Intelligent” Brock Lesnar

  “All the old timers — and I know this happens in MMA as well — were giving him the absolute worst advice imaginable. ‘You should be a Russian. You should just stand there. Don’t move, don’t move,’. The thing about Brock is — as you know — he’s not just 285 pounds to 305...

Jun 12, 2015 12:23 pm

Hall Pulled From Card Just 3 Days After Booking

It was just earlier this week that the UFC announced Uriah Hall would be filing in for Derek Brunson on short notice to fight Krzysztof Jotko at UFC Fight Night 69 on June 20, in Berlin. Now, it appears that is not the case. Officials from the UFC confirm that Hall will no longer be...