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Jan 18, 2015 1:01 pm

McGregor On Jones Failed Drug Test: “I Hope He Gets Help”

Since news broke that Jon Jones had tested positive for the primary metabolite in cocaine, the MMA world has been abuzz with fighters, fans, and former fighters giving their thoughts on the failed drug test. Conor McGregor is gearing up for his UFC Fight Night Boston bout tonight against Dennis Siver, leading up to the...

Jan 18, 2015 1:00 pm

Melendez: ‘McGregor Is Absolutely Not The #1 Contender’

Gilbert Melendez is fresh off his UFC 181 loss to Anthony Pettis, but found some time to join the crew at Fox Sports to discuss tonight’s UFC Fight Night Boston. Melendez believes that Frankie Edgar, not Conor McGregor is the rightful #1 contender. His words: “He’s absolutely not the No. 1 contender in my opinion....

Jan 18, 2015 12:53 pm

UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver Results Thread

If you are unable to catch UFC Fight Night Boston, you can get the live results from the event here. Main Card (Fox Sports 1): Conor McGregor def. Dennis Siver by way of TKO (Strikes) 1:54 of Round 2 Donald Cerrone def. Ben Henderson by way of Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Uriah Hall def....

Jan 18, 2015 12:42 pm

Dillashaw vs. Barao 2 Set For UFC 186 Main Event

The UFC has officially announced the main event for UFC 186 on April 25th. TJ Dillashaw will be defending his bantamweight strap from the very man he defeated to win it, Renan Barao. Dillashaw defeated Barao back at UFC 173 in May of 2014 to become the bantamweight champion, upsetting Barao, who was a heavy...

Jan 18, 2015 12:37 pm

UFC Announces MacDonald vs. Lombard As Co-Main Event For UFC 186

Could this card get any better? The UFC has announced that on top of an already stacked UFC 186 card that includes Bisping vs. Dollaway, and Rampage vs. Maldonado, Rory MacDonald will square off with Hector Lombard in the co-main event. MacDonald will be looking to build on his 3-fight win streak that has seen...

Jan 18, 2015 12:11 pm

Rampage vs. Maldonado Set For UFC 186

The UFC has continued to waste no time when it comes to adding bouts to an already stacked UFC 186 card, which picked up Bisping vs. Dollaway, and Cote vs. Riggs recently. The card, which goes down April 25th from Montreal, will also play host to

Jan 18, 2015 12:07 pm

UFC Announces 4 Bouts For UFC 186, Including Bisping vs. Dollaway

It was announced recently that the UFC would be heading to Montreal for UFC 186 on April 25th. Following the announcement, the UFC wasted no time in adding bouts to the card, which UFC President Dana White announced on SportsCenter. First up, on the main card we have Michael Bisping vs. CB Dollaway. The bout...

Jan 18, 2015 11:02 am

Jon Jones: ‘I Am Not A Cocaine Addict’

Earlier today we reported that Jon Jones first interview following news of his failed drug test breaking would air on Fox Sports 1 on Monday at 8 p.m. PT (11 p.m. ET) (See that HERE). In the preview of the interview, Jones explains that he isn’t a cocaine addict, and isn’t even a frequent user....

Jan 18, 2015 10:03 am

Shields On Palhares: ‘His Knee Is Mine’

Jake Shields scored a quick 1st round submission win last night over Brian Foster in the main event of WSOF 17. The win made Shields the #1 contender in the WSOF’s welterweight division, earning him the opportunity to challenge Rousimar Palhares for the welterweight strap. Shields spoke after the bout about why he isn’t afraid...

Jan 18, 2015 9:44 am

UFC Fight Night Boston: Embedded Vlog – Ep. 5

Ahead of UFC Fight Night Boston tonight, catch up with headliners Conor McGregor, and Dennis Siver, as well as co-headliners Benson Henderson, and Donald Cerrone with UFC Fight Night Boston, Embedded episode 5.

Jan 18, 2015 9:43 am

Jon Jones First Interview Following Failed Drug Test To Air Monday On Fox Sports 1

Since failing a random pre-fight drug test ahead of his UFC 182 win over Daniel Cormier, Jon Jones has not spoken to media members regarding the test. FOX Sports sent out the following press release regarding the interview. On Monday night’s FOX SPORTS LIVE, host Charissa Thompson sits down in an exclusive 1 on 1...

Jan 18, 2015 9:32 am

REPLAY! ‘UFC Road To The Octagon: Gustafsson vs. Johnson’ (Full)

Get ready for UFC Fight Night: Stockholm this Saturday, January 24th from the Tele2 Arena. The card features a light-heavyweight #1 contender match between Alexander ‘The Mauler’ Gustafsson and Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson. In case you missed ‘UFC Road To The Octagon: Gustafsson vs. Johnson’ you can re-watch the full episode below.

Jan 18, 2015 9:19 am

GALLERY! Disgruntled UFC Vets Visit NFL Union

At the end of last year, it was announced that Nate Quarry and Jon Fitch, among other fighters, would be filing a class-action lawsuit against the UFC. Since recieving his lifetime ban, Wanderlei Silva has been extremely out-spoken against the UFC, releasing several rant videos regarding how the UFC treats fighters. This weekend, Silva, Quarry,...

Jan 18, 2015 7:52 am

REPLAY! Shields Submits Foster In The First

Your browser does not support iframes. Last night in the main event of WSOF 17, Jake Shields earned the #1 contender spot after he submitted Brian Foster in the 1st round with a RNC.

Jan 18, 2015 7:51 am

REPLAY! Condon Submits Nunez In The Third

Your browser does not support iframes. In the co-main event of WSOF 17 last night, Joe Condon scored an impressive win with an incredibly crafty submission following a failed guillotine attempt.

Jan 18, 2015 7:28 am

REPLAY! Davis Jr. Defeats Cella By Unanimous Decision

Your browser does not support iframes. To kick off the main card of WSOF 17, Danny Davis Jr. defeated former Ultimate Fighter competitor Adam Cella via unanimous decision. Catch the bout highlights below!

Jan 17, 2015 8:24 pm

‘WSOF 17’ Recap: Shields Earns Title Shot Against Palhares with 1st Round Win

“World Series of Fighting 17” kicked off a bit slow with three decisions in a row, but Jake Shields and Joe Condon brought the crowd to life with their impressive submission victories! Joe Condon def. Johnny Nunez by way of Submission (Guillotine) 4:22 of Round 3 Joe Condon looked to be on the losing side...