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May 22, 2015 1:38 pm

COACHES BREAKDOWN — Serra, Longo Talk Weidman vs. Belfort

UFC 187’s co main-event of the evening will see middleweight champion Chris Weidman defend his belt against Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort in a bout that mixed martial arts fans have been waiting a long time for. Weidman’s coaches, Ray Longo and Matt Serra, told MMAFighting they think that Weidman will be the alpha-male on Saturday...

May 22, 2015 1:30 pm

McGregor Breaks Down UFC 187, Thinks Weidman Deserves More Respect

UFC featherweight No. 1 contender Conor McGregor held a media work out on Thursday while he trains for his UFC 189 title fight in Las Vegas. He spoke to UFC correspondent Megan Olivi about the main and co-main events of UFC 187. Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA All Access

May 22, 2015 1:23 pm

UFC & DISH Netowrk Strike New Deal One Day Before UFC 187

DISH customers will be able to watch one of the biggest pay-per-views of 2015, after all. Ultimate Fighting Championship recently announced the renewal of a multi-year deal with DISH Network. UFC sent out the following press release: UFC is pleased to announce the renewal of a multi-year partnership with DISH Network L.L.C. to continue providing...

May 22, 2015 1:12 pm

UFC 187 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 5

On Episode 5 of UFC 187 Embedded, Donald Cerrone faces a rodeo bull ahead of his matchup with John “The Bull” Makdessi. Light heavyweight title contender Anthony Johnson combines oxygen and iron into his pre-fight regimen. Then all the stars of UFC’s main card attend Ultimate Media day, including middleweight champion Chris Weidman, his opponent...

May 22, 2015 1:06 pm

Conor McGregor: ‘I’m Not like Chael Sonnen’

When it comes to trash talking in and outside of the octagon, Conor McGregor’s name has to be near the top of everyone’s list. His ability to make non-MMA fans want to watch him win or lose in the cage is a talent that very few fighters have, but McGregor doesn’t want to be compared...

May 22, 2015 11:47 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC 187 Edition

UFC 187 goes down this Saturday night live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight featuring Anthony Johnson battling Daniel Cormier for the vacant 205-pound strap. In the evening’s co-main event slot, undefeated UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman puts his title...

May 22, 2015 11:10 am

Caraway Returns, Faces Eddie Wineland At UFC on FOX 16

After a seven month layoff from action, Bryan Caraway is ready to make his return to the octagon! Caraway is scheduled to face Eddie Wineland at “UFC on FOX 16” which takes place in Chicago, Illinois. Northwest Indiana Times reported the news earlier this week. Bryan Caraway was starting to pick up some momentum with...

May 22, 2015 10:49 am

Weidman vs. Belfort Side-By-Side Full Stats Comparison

Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort’s career paths were supposed to intersect long ago, but injuries and technicalities forbid them from ever fighting. At UFC 187, Belfort will finally get to challenge Weidman for his UFC Middleweight Championship! Check out UFC.COM‘s full statistical breakdown of their matchup before they fight tomorrow evening: Who Has The Better...

May 22, 2015 10:49 am

D.C. vs. “Rumble” Side-By-Side Full Stats Comparison

After several face lifts and card changes, the main-event for “UFC 187” is finally set and it is for the vacated UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Olympic wrestler Daniel Cormier will be stepping into the octagon to face original challenger and heavy-hitter Anthony “Rumble” Johnson! Check out UFC.COM‘s full statistical breakdown of their matchup before they...

May 22, 2015 10:38 am

McGregor Defends — Sees Nothing Wrong With UFC’s Reebok Deal!

In late 2014, Ultimate Fighting Championship announced a landmark deal with Reebok that would eliminate the need for fighters to search for sponsors on fight night. Since then, the execution of the deal has been questionable to say the least. The recent details of the payout and dispersement of money between fighters is rubbing some...

May 22, 2015 10:30 am

Nick Diaz’s “WAR MMA” Promotion Looking At Running A 2nd Event

Almost two years after its first event, “WAR MMA” looks to be making its return in the near future. The first event took place in June 2013 and ran an entertaining twelve fight card featuring the likes of Cody Gibson and Daniel Roberts. The promotion is owned and promoted by Nick Diaz and it is...

May 22, 2015 10:23 am

Rogan Gets HIT — Beautiful Porsche Smashed up

Professional comedian and UFC commentator Joe Rogan was involved in a car accident earlier this week. The driver who hit Rogan did not have a driver’s license and Rogan believes he did not have insurance as well. Rogan’s Porsche 911 GT3 RS seems to have minor damage and nobody was hurt in the accident. “Traffic...

May 22, 2015 10:14 am

Weidman Reacts To Vitor Having Higher Testosterone Than Him

This Saturday, UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman finally gets to step into the octagon with challenger Vitor Belfort. Earlier this week, the out of competition test results came back for both challengers and Weidman thinks that Belfort’s numbers are a little out of the ordinary. “Seriously? So I’m 30 and he’s what, 38? Screw the...

May 22, 2015 10:08 am

Former UFC Champion JDS Weighs In on Anderson Silva’s Olympic Dreams

Former UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva believes he has what it takes to hang with the best in the world in Taekwondo and has decided to throw his hat in the mix for the 2016 Olympic Trials. While there are doubters saying Silva could never hang with the best, Junior Dos Santos believes...

May 22, 2015 10:00 am

Cain: Jones Super-Fight Still On The Table

UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez currently has his sights set on interim champion Fabricio Werdum for their upcoming bout at UFC 188. Even though Jon Jones has run into some legal trouble, Velasquez still isn’t discounting the possibility of a super fight taking place between the two somewhere down the line. In a recent interview...

May 22, 2015 9:53 am

McGregor To Jones — ‘You’ve got Millions, GET A DRIVER!!’

Conor McGregor is one of the fastest rising stars in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Dana White has mentioned that young stars need to be careful which path they go down because of how easy it is for impressionable people to fall into traps. McGregor takes a look at Jon Jones’ situation and just can’t understand...

May 22, 2015 9:29 am

Askren’s Mom Finds his 2001 Fight With Weidman, And Posts It! — WATCH

This weekend, Chris Weidman defends his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at “UFC 187”. ONE Championship’s Ben Askren brought the MMA world a blast from the past as he shared a video of him wrestling with Weidman from 2001! Check out the full video below: Was at my moms house and found a wrestling...

May 22, 2015 8:00 am

WHAT THE? Megan Olivi Disrespected By Facebook Poster In Real Life

UFC on FOX personality Megan Olivi just had a less-than-memorable experience at Whole Foods. This isn’t the first time someone associated with the UFC had some trouble at Whole Foods— lightweight Donald Cerrone got socked in the face in the store’s parking lot! Check out what happened to Olivi: Some guy just took a photo...

May 22, 2015 3:02 am

Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA All Access

Ahead of this weekend’s UFC 187 main event, UFC light-heavyweight title challenger Daniel Cormier keeps it light in the gym, and BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage was there to capture more AKA ALL ACCESS! Enjoy! The 209 Stays Ready! Nate Diaz Beats This Heavy Bag Like It Stole From Him — WATCH!