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Oct 16, 2014 4:55 pm

War Machine Found Unresponsive Following Attempted Suicide In Jail

According to numerous reports, former MMA fighter War Machine attempted suicide today while jailed in Las Vegas. The former UFC and Bellator star tried to hang himself, and was found unresponsive this morning in his jail cell. TMZ has the scoop: The officer went into the cell and found the ex-MMA fighter had a piece...

Oct 16, 2014 4:35 pm

Siver: I want to fight McGregor, I can knock him out’

“Of course he knows that Conor McGregor is there now. He seems to be a good fighter. He has seen the videos and knows what McGregor says about the guys. McGregor has a difficult style that is hard to know what is going on but he would, of course, take this fight. He would very...

Oct 16, 2014 4:26 pm

“If The UFC Is Smart” They Won’t Make McGregor Fight Mendes

“If the UFC is smart, if Dana [White] is smart, they will not put him in with a guy like me. There are multiple guys that will beat this guy in the division. I think I would kill him. All of these guys that are strong wrestlers that can take a punch and keep coming...

Oct 16, 2014 1:52 pm

Ian McCall and Ali Bag Engage In Twitter Beef

Former flyweight title challengers, Ian McCall and Ali Bagautinov have engaged in an internet tussle. One, Ali says, he can finish in the cage, even without PED’s. Here’s the exchange: @AliPuncherKing @johnlineker @danawhite @ufc hows vacation treating you? Do you really wanna play this game? Ill give you one chance to stop — Ian McCall...

Oct 16, 2014 1:42 pm

UFC champ Chris Weidman helps 92-year-old neighbor in trouble

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman recently helped out his 92-year-old neighbor in a big way. Weidman was on his way to pick up a training partner from LaGuardia Airport on a rainy Thursday morning when he heard what sounded like “an animal dying.” Chris saw a figure two houses down and assumed he was watching...

Oct 16, 2014 1:16 pm

Mendes: ‘I believe I can finish Jose Aldo’

“I think I’ve caught up and passed him up. I truly believe this is my time. We’ve seen his reign for a while, but I’ve studied him, I’ve fought him. I truly believe it’s my turn.” “I truly believe that I can (finish him). I know I hit hard. I’m fast and I’m powerful. If...

Oct 16, 2014 1:14 pm

Urijah Faber vs. Francisco Rivera set for UFC 181 in Las Vegas

Urijah Faber (31-7 MMA, 7-3 UFC) will return to the octagon this December when he faces Francisco Rivera (10-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) at UFC 181 in Las Vegas. UFC officials announced the booking on Wednesday evening. Perennial UFC bantamweight contender, Urijah Faber, has won 6 of his past 8 octagon bouts, with both of his...

Oct 16, 2014 12:58 pm

Renan Barao returns against Mitch Gagnon at UFC Fight Night 58

Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao (32-2 MMA, 7-1 UFC) will return to the octagon this December when he meets Mitch Gagnon (12-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) at “UFC Fight Night 58” in Brazil. Renan Barao will return to the octagon for the first time since losing his strap to T.J. Dillashaw at May’s UFC 173...

Oct 16, 2014 12:57 pm

QUICK TWITT | Contenders Respond To McGregor Callout

Yesterday, Irish Mixed Martial Arts Mega-Star, Conor McGregor put the entire UFC featherweight division on notice, and called for his 145-pound fighting peers to give up their women and kiss his feet. Two worthy adversaries responded: Am I the only one that thinks a fighter wanting another fighter to kiss all of his toes is...

Oct 15, 2014 12:35 pm

Rick Story On How He Beat The Champ, Johny Hendricks

“He’s just a little bit more aggressive, he’s more confident with his punches, and that’s something you’ve got to be aware of. It’s definitely dangerous, especially getting hit by him. But, I’ve said it once, I was the only fighter to keep Johny backing up. And I really think that that’s the way you beat...

Oct 15, 2014 12:28 pm

McGregor Demands Fighters Bow Before Him & Give Up Their Women

The Brash-and-bold, Mr. Conor McGregor has decided to not wait for his UFC title shot, and instead has demands for the UFC’s featherweight division. Check it: I am looking forward to going to Brazil this week to see the Number 1 contender fight between Aldo and Mendes. Who gets to face the KING? — Conor...

Oct 15, 2014 11:59 am

WEC Announcer Joe Martinez to The UFC?

World Extreme Cagfighting’s ring announcer, Joe Martinez has spent much of the last several years on the sidelines, and out of the Octagon. But that’s all changing. With the ever-growing expansion of the UFC, and there only being one Bruce Buffer, UFC Tonight writer, RJ Clifford is reporting that a deal with Martinez has been...

Oct 15, 2014 11:17 am

Conor McGregor & Dennis Siver Engage in Twitter Beef

Conor McGregor is looking for a fight, so if you stand in his way, he’ll likely blast you. Such is the case with top UFC featherweight, Dennis Siver. Someone grab that World Cup quick. @DennisSiver we whooped you pussies on home soil. Like Id whoop you on any soil you little German midget. — Conor...

Oct 15, 2014 10:54 am

NO CHANCES! Silva Says If You Fail You Should Fry

The amount of MMA fighters testing positive for performance enhancing drugs is on the rise, and former UFC champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva believes stricter punishments need to be put in place to correct the situation. Silva is no stranger to PED’s in MMA, in fact 7 of his 15 octagon opponents have failed a...

Oct 15, 2014 10:50 am

‘UFC Fight Night 55: Rockhold vs. Bisping’ Official Lineup

The octagon will return to Australia next month for ‘UFC Fight Night 55’, an event headlined by a middleweight grudge match featuring perennial contender Michael Bipsing (25-6 MMA, 15-6 UFC) taking on former Strikeforce champion Luke Rockhold (12-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC). The ‘UFC Fight Night 55’ card will consist of 12 bouts, with the entire event...

Oct 15, 2014 5:28 am

FOX Sports Issues Statement Regarding Goldberg

  “Obviously, Mike let his emotions get the best of him during his Twitter responses on Sunday. He was quick to apologize for this unfortunate and regrettable situation and understands he made a mistake. He offered to not broadcast this Sunday’s game to avoid any further distraction and we agreed.” In a recent statement to...