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Dec 30, 2014 1:45 pm

QUICK TWITT | Askren Clowns Wrestling Credentials Of Jon Jones

OneFC welterweight champion, “Funky” Ben Askren isn’t one to shy away from a proper insult, and he didn’t do it this time either, when calling into question the wrestling credentials of Jon Jones. Check it: Hey @dc_mma you know whats worse than 4th at the Olympics? 3rd to Matt Riddle at the state tourney! @JonnyBones...

Dec 30, 2014 12:54 pm

UFC 182: The Journey – Daniel Cormier

After ascending to elite status as a heavyweight, Daniel Cormier dropped down to 205 pounds to pursue Jon Jones’ light heavyweight crown. Watch “The Journey” to see how Cormier made it to the top of his sport.

Dec 30, 2014 12:17 pm

Jones Compliments Cormier’s Ability To Compete With His Body Type

“I wouldn’t necessarily say there’s anything I like about him. I do respect that he’s able to use his frame so successfully, being a short guy and thicker guy. When you look at him, his body type doesn’t scream athlete. But he’s been able to do some amazing things, both in the sport of wrestling...

Dec 30, 2014 11:20 am

Hendo Fires Back At Jones

When a fan recently fired off at Jon Jones for his defamatory comments about Dan Henderson, Hendo got a chance to chime in. “What the f*ck (has) Dan Henderson ever done (to) you?”, cried the fan on twitter. “Dis Dan to get your point across shows ur a immature condescending arrogant f*cking prick.” To which...

Dec 30, 2014 10:51 am

RELEASED!

Charlie Brenneman has announced that his second stint with the UFC has come to a close. Was released fr @ufc today. Looking forward to starting the next chapter. Thx to my supporters! — Charlie Brenneman (@SpaniardMMA) December 30, 2014 The former welterweight, turned lightweight, has found much success on the regional scene but failed to...

Dec 30, 2014 10:50 am

WATCH! CM Punk Grapples With A Gracie

Before the UFC announced his signing as a fighter, CM Punk was just your average Famous-Joe. You know, tapping out Gracie’s and stuff. The video clip above was uploaded on Nov. 9, 2014 as a Gracie Breakdown Episode.

Dec 30, 2014 10:25 am

UFC 182 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 1

On episode #1 of UFC 182 Embedded, two bitter rivals zero in on the task at hand, intensifying their training as their title bout draws near. UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones polishes his game plan, then heads to the airport with an exotic Savannah cat for a wheatgrass toast and a flight to Vegas....

Dec 30, 2014 10:24 am

REPLAY! UFC 182: Jones and Cormier Media Call

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier answered questions from the media ahead of their huge clash at UFC 182 during a conference call. They spoke about the fight, the feud and more.

Dec 30, 2014 10:22 am

Condit Interested In Nick Diaz Rematch

“You know, Nick Diaz is back in the picture and I was thinking about maybe after he fights Anderson Silva getting that shot at him. Doing a rematch and kind of settling the score. I’m taking it easy. But if the UFC comes through with a fight I’ll be ready to get into camp.” During...

Dec 30, 2014 10:15 am

Jones: ‘I’m giving DC what he wanted’

“Daniel Cormier’s been asking for this fight for a long time. He beat Dan Henderson, who’s like a 60-year old, and started talking trash to me on the mic right away. I’m going to give him what he’s wanted and that’s an opportunity to get his butt whooped by me.” During a recent taping for...

Dec 30, 2014 5:00 am

UFC Rankings Report: Daniel Cormier Special Edition

The Rankings Report is a weekly UFC.com series that gives you, the fans, a more in-depth look into the official UFC rankings. This week Matt Parrino sits down with #2 UFC light heavyweight Daniel Cormier who talks about his upcoming fight against Jon Jones, why he likes the UFC rankings, and his similarities to Chris...

Dec 29, 2014 11:07 pm

Michael Johnson’s Absence From UFC Due To ‘Domestic Dispute’

Earlier this week it was announced that Michael Johnson would be returning to the UFC to fight Edson Barboza in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 61. The bout comes after Johnson had been absent from the Octagon for 9 months, which we now know came as a result of a ‘domestic dispute’. The...

Dec 29, 2014 11:06 pm

Brutal ‘Rolling Ninja Choke’ Submission

Since Mike Bidwell debuted his ‘Ninja Choke’ earlier this year, he has continued to amaze us with variations! In this video we see a variation of that choke, which he has dubbed the ‘Rolling Ninja Choke’. Check it out: In case you missed the original Ninja Choke you can see that HERE.

Dec 29, 2014 11:04 pm

Jones To Critics: ‘I’ve Heard It Before’

Ahead of his UFC 182 matchup against Daniel Cormier this Saturday, many fans, and fighters, believe Daniel Cormier is Jones toughest test to date. Jones however, says he’s been in this situation before, and wrote about his experience in a recent Instagram post. The last time I was here in 2011 I fought a heavy...

Dec 29, 2014 11:04 pm

Holm vs. Pennington Targeted For UFC 184 In February

A highly anticipated bout between Holly Holm and Raquel Pennington is reportedly in the works for UFC 184 in February, which takes place from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The bout, which was originally supposed to go down at UFC 181 but was postponed due to Holm sustaining a neck injury, has not been...