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Jan 27, 2016 8:06 am

UFC once again targeting Ferguson vs. Nurmagomedov

Prior to Khabib Nurmagomedov injuring his ribs at the end of last year, he was booked to return to the Octagon to fight Tony Ferguson in the co-main event of The Ultimate Fighter 22 finale. Nurmagomedov was replaced by Edson Barboza, who lost to Ferguson via 2nd round submission in what was ultimately the Fight...

Jan 27, 2016 7:58 am

Miocic didn’t turn down fight with Jones

Last week Cain Velasquez withdrew from his UFC 196 heavyweight showdown with Fabricio Werdum. Velasquez was replaced by Stipe Miocic, however news broke shortly after that Werdum had withdrawn from the bout as well. There was a scramble for the UFC to find a replacement main event for the bout. Many on Twitter began to...

Jan 27, 2016 7:47 am

dos Anjos admits McGregor is in his head

At the UFC 197 press conference, Conor McGregor talked nothing but trash to UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. Nothing was off limits as McGregor brought up dos Anjos’ family, kids, and allegiance to Brazil. Ahead of their March 5th scrap for the UFC lightweight title, Rafael dos Anjos spoke to MMAFighting to discuss how...

Jan 27, 2016 7:33 am

UFC 196 ClusterF**K Explained Video: Changes on Fight News Now

If you’ve been following the heavyweight title rematch between Cain Velasquez and champ Fabricio Werdum, you’re not alone if you felt like it was a roller coaster ride of emotion. First we find out on ‘manic’ Monday that Velasquez withdrew from his title bout, then we find out that Stipe Miocic is a hero saving...

Jan 27, 2016 7:33 am

REPORT: Nate Diaz tried to save UFC 196 with Pettis matchup

Prior to the UFC announcing that Johny Hendricks vs. Stephen Thompson had been moved from the co-main event to the main event, and the Pay-Per View being moved to Fox Sports 1, Nate Diaz reportedly tried to save the event. According to MMAFighting, Nate Diaz reportedly tried to save the event by fighting Anthony Pettis...

Jan 27, 2016 1:35 am

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone gives Reebok a slap across the face

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone was not happy about his fine that cost him “a LOT” of money after his fight with Rafael dos Anjos on UFC on FOX 17. Cerrone who wore a patriotic patch in honor of his terminally ill grandmother, was fined from Reebok for violating their uniform code. “Cowboy” later issued Reebok a...

Jan 26, 2016 3:09 pm

UFC 196 picks up new main event, moved to FS1

There’s been much speculation as to what the UFC would do about Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez both withdrawing from the main event of UFC 196, and it seems like we’ve got our answer. UFC President Dana White informed Yahoo Sports that the event has been moved from Pay-Per View to Fox Sports 1, and...

Jan 26, 2016 1:36 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: Milan Lucic

In today’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature current National Hockey League forward Milan Lucic. Milan Lucic began his NHL career with the Boston Bruins in 2007. During his rookie season, Lucic recorded a total of 27 points (8 goals and 19 assists) to go along with his 89 penalty minutes. The product of...

Jan 26, 2016 1:23 pm

UFC’s Arianny Celeste: Sues 3 NY strip clubs for unlawful endorsement

Arianny Celeste, octagon girl/model and 24 other models filed a lawsuit today in the Southern District of New York against Diamond Club Gentlemen’s Cabaret, Lace Gentlemen’s Club, and Stiletto’s (all strip clubs) for false endorsement, deceptive trade practices, defamation, negligence, and unjust enrichment. The complaint as it states, indicate the models going after the “defendants”...

Jan 26, 2016 12:48 pm

John Lewis: The Man who introduced Lorenzo Fertitta to the UFC

John Lewis YouTube John Lewis is without a doubt not only one of the pioneers of Mixed Martial Arts, but also a martial arts icon. With more than 30 MMA fights to his name in addition to a 5th degree black belt in BJJ, and 1st degree black belt in Judo, Lewis has left, and...

Jan 26, 2016 12:00 pm

MUST SEE! Trick Daddy bets convertible on Kimbo Slice *NSFW*

Posted by Maurice Young on Sunday, January 24, 2016 We’re getting closer and closer to Bellator 149 on February 19th, where Kimbo Slice will take on Dada 5000 in the co-main event. As we get closer to the event, platinum selling rapper Trick Daddy has decided to bet his tricked out convertible on Kimbo Slice....

Jan 26, 2016 11:24 am

Miesha Tate on Conor Mcgregor: ‘Genius in his own right’

Miesha “Cupcake” Tate had the best seat in the house at the UFC 197 press conference when she sat next to “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. She had a live and upfront look at the ‘lyrical poet’ who engaged in verbal mastery, as most expected he would. Ariel Helwani on MMAHour grabs the quote: “It’s kind...

Jan 26, 2016 11:15 am

WATCH! Sport science of Conor McGregor’s movement and power!

Check out this video featuring Conor McGregor that was featured by the UFC for McGregor’s fight with Dennis Siver back in 2015. McGregor gets tested in a sports lab to see what makes the current UFC featherweight champion so unique in his reaction time and movements. UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier was there to...

Jan 26, 2016 10:55 am

Video: Funny Moments in MMA (UFC) – Try Not To Laugh

From skateboards in the cage to laying down on the job, these fighters share one thing in common, they’re blasted on a most funny video. Nick Diaz makes a few appearances on the video but that shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone. Check out the video and enjoy.

Jan 26, 2016 10:34 am

BJ Penn has verbally agreed to an opponent for UFC 197

It looks like things are moving forward for our UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn in his return to the Octagon. With BJ training in New Mexico with some of the greatest MMA fighters in the world at the JacksonWink MMA Academy, he is preparing to be his best and revealed some information on...

Jan 26, 2016 10:18 am

Pic This: Urijah Faber displays ‘Mythical Chin’

Just chilling with my folks! @paigevanzantufc @chadmendes @ufc A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Jan 25, 2016 at 9:37pm PST We all like to play with photoshop once in a while but Urijah Faber’s Team Alpha Male must be feeling strong with his chances being next in line to face Cruz for his...