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Feb 1, 2015 11:48 am

Belfort: ‘I Don’t Want An Interim Belt’

Last night following UFC 183, UFC President Dana White spoke at the post-fight press conference about February’s UFC 184. For those who don’t know, Chris Weidman was forced off the card with an injury, forcing Rousey vs. Zingano to be bumped from the co-main event to the main event. White explained that Vitor Belfort and...

Feb 1, 2015 11:42 am

Anderson Silva Explains Why He Jumped The Cage To Celebrate With Jon Jones

Following the conclusion of the 5th round of UFC 183, Anderson Silva jumped the Octagon fence and shared a moment with UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones. Silva and Jones have trained together in the past, and even had a sparring session (See that HERE), but many wondered why Silva went as far as to...

Feb 1, 2015 11:27 am

Dana White: ‘Gastelum Was A Completely Different Person On Fight Night’

Leading up to UFC 183, co-main event fighter Kelvin Gastelum missed weight by 9 pounds for his bout against Tyron Woodley. Immediately fans began wondering why officials allowed the bout to continue with Gastelum coming in so overweight. News surfaced that Gastelum had been ill, and nearly passed out, and even taken to the hospital....

Feb 1, 2015 11:14 am

Condit Discusses Welterweight Title Picture, Eyeing May Return

Carlos Condit hasn’t been in the Octagon since March of 2014 when he suffered a nasty injury at the hands of Tyron Woodley that led to the former interim champion having to undergo ACL surgery. Condit spoke to media members ahead of UFC 183 to discuss his timeline to return to the Octagon, as well...

Feb 1, 2015 11:01 am

Rousey: ‘I’ll Deal With Cyborg Later’

Ahead of UFC 183 last night, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey spoke on Fox Sports 1 to discuss her upcoming title bout against Cat Zingano at UFC 184 on February 27th. Prior to the interview, it was announced that Chris Weidman had injured his shoulder, and would not be able to compete in the...

Feb 1, 2015 10:54 am

Conor McGregor: ‘I Will Talk To Jose Aldo While I Break Him’

Recently it was announced that Jose Aldo would be defending his UFC featherweight strap against Conor McGregor at UFC 189 on July 11th. Last night, ahead of UFC 183, Conor McGregor spoke to media members about his title shot, and about his desire to break Jose Aldo. I am going to sprint straight for him....

Feb 1, 2015 10:49 am

Dana White Explains Why Brandao vs. Hettes Was Cancelled Last Minute

Last night, Diego Brandao vs. Jimy Hettes was scrapped from the UFC Fight Pass preliminary card of UFC 183 last minute. The UFC released a statement which explained that Jimy Hettes passed out backstage, and was taken to a local hospital, according to MMAJunkie. UFC President Dana White explained after the event, that the doctor...

Feb 1, 2015 10:05 am

Linker Explains Why He Rubbed His Belly During McCall Fight

Last night during the preliminary card of UFC 183, Ian McCall lost via to John Lineker via decision. What caught the eye of many fans however was when Lineker chose to smile, laugh, and rub his belly during the 3rd round, after missing weight the previous day by 5 pounds. He explained his belly-rub at...

Feb 1, 2015 8:50 am

REPLAY! Silva Talks Win Over Diaz, Return To The UFC, And More

Last night in the main-event of UFC 183, Anderson Silva returned to the Octagon after over a year layoff following his broken leg. Following the decision win, Silva spoke with Michael Bisping, Daniel Cormier, and Jon Anik to discuss the win, his future, and his return.

Feb 1, 2015 8:39 am

Pros React To Anderson Silva’s Return To The UFC

Last night in the main-event of UFC 183, Anderson Silva returned to the Octagon to take on Nick Diaz. The bout was scored unanimously in favor of Silva, however it was much closer than the scorecards reflected. Below is a compilation of Tweets from fighters watching the bout. COM'ON @nickdiaz209 #bayarea — Josh Thomson (@THEREALPUNK)...

Feb 1, 2015 8:07 am

Silva Unsure Of Fighting Future, Plans To Talk With His Family

Last night in the main-event of UFC 183, Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva, returned to the Octagon after a year layoff to fight a very game Nick Diaz. The bout saw Silva pick up a unanimous decision win that was much closer than the scorecards reflected. After the bout, at the post-fight press conference, Silva answered...

Feb 1, 2015 6:55 am

Diaz: ‘I’m Tired Of Being A Loser’

Last night in the main-event of UFC 183, Nick Diaz lost a razor thin decision to former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. While the bout was closer than the judges scorecards indicated, it marked the 3rd straight loss for Diaz, with all of the losses coming in title fights. He spoke at the post-fight press...

Feb 1, 2015 12:50 am

Ben Henderson Moves Up to 170, Will Face Thatch at Fight Night 60

Ben Henderson is channeling his inner Donald Cerrone by stepping up to save “UFC Fight Night 60”! “Wonderboy” Stephen Thompson was forced out of the bout after suffering an injury and Thatch was in jeopardy of getting bumped off the card. After UFC 183 wrapped up, it was confirmed that Ben Henderson would be moving...