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Nov 23, 2014 4:41 pm

REPLAY! Frankie Edgar post-fight Octagon speech

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar scored a late 5th round submission win over Cub Swanson with just 4 seconds left in the bout. The submission not only earned Edgar ‘Performance of the Night’ honors, but earned him a place in the record books as the latest finish...

Nov 23, 2014 4:33 pm

REPLAY! Edson Barboza post-fight Octagon speech

Last night in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 57 Edson Barboza defeated Bobby ‘King’ Green via unanimous decision. Below is Barboza’s post-fight Octagon speech from the event.

Nov 23, 2014 4:27 pm

Rory MacDonald wants to return to Metamoris in the future

Last night, at Metamoris 5, Rory MacDonald grappled JT Torres for a full 20 minutes to a draw. During the course of the match however, Torres sunk in a tight armbar, that many fans expected MacDonald to tap to. He spoke to Sherdog to discuss his desire to compete at Metamoris again in the future,...

Nov 23, 2014 3:52 pm

Rare double armbar from guard

In this video we see Scott Schilling pull off the seldom seen double armbar from guard. What makes this submission so tricky is that it requires a high guard, which Scott has modified to a leg triangle, as well as a grip around both elbows, which is hard to obtain. Check it out: Post by...

Nov 23, 2014 3:36 pm

Diaz: “I’m the right guy for the job”

Stockton bad boy Nick Diaz is currently gearing up for his UFC 183 bout against Anderson Silva on January 31st. It will be Diaz’s first bout in the cage since losing to GSP in a welterweight title fight in March of 2013, and it will be Anderson Silva’s first fight since snapping his shin in...

Nov 23, 2014 3:15 pm

Pacquiao on Algieri win: “I didn’t want to be careless”

Following his win over Chris Algieri in Macau last night, Manny Pacquiao spoke to media members about why he was unable to put Algieri away, despite knocking the American down 6 times throughout the bout. “He didn’t want to engage. He only engaged during the start of the first round. I didn’t really have a...

Nov 23, 2014 2:59 pm

UFC signs Cody Garbrandt of Team Alpha Male

The UFC has signed rising star Cody Garbrandt, who trains out of Team Alpha Male alongside fighters like Urijah Faber, Chad Mendes, Joseph Benavidez, and bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, to name a few. Garbrandt, who is a perfect 5-0 in his pro MMA career with 5 stoppages, will be making his UFC debut at UFC...

Nov 23, 2014 2:24 pm

Frankie Edgar: “I got tunnel vision on that title”

Frankie Edgar snapped the six fight winning streak of Cub Swanson last night at UFC Fight Night 57 by submitting Swanson with just 4 seconds left in the bout (See the highlights HERE). Following the bout, Edgar spoke on the Fox Sports 1 post-fight show to discuss his goal of earning another title shot against...

Nov 23, 2014 2:12 pm

Fighter attempting to taunt gets knocked out cold

In this fail video, we see K-1 veteran Andy Souwer knock out Ardalan Shiekhoteslami. After Souwer lands a brutal knee, Shiekhoteslami drops his hands and shakes his head as if the knee didn’t affect him, which then leads to Shiekhoteslami getting knocked out cold.

Nov 23, 2014 12:11 pm

Barboza calls for top-5 opponent: “I’m ready for this”

On the heels of his impressive win over Bobby Green in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night Austin, Edson Barboza called for a top-5, or even top-3 opponent for his next fight. He spoke at the post-fight press conference. “I’m feeling really good, but believe me, you guys haven’t seen the best Edson Barboza...

Nov 23, 2014 10:57 am

REPLAY! Pacquiao drops Algieri 6 times to earn decision

Last night in Macau, Manny Pacquiao dropped Chris Algieri 6 times over the course of the bout to earn a unanimous decision win, handing Algieri the first loss of his professional career. Check out the highlights below:

Nov 23, 2014 10:51 am

Swanson on fight-losing submission: ” I don’t want a broken jaw again”

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57 Cub Swanson was submitted by Frankie Edgar with just 4 seconds before the end of the bout. The choke that finished the bout was a rear-naked choke that wasn’t under the chin of Swanson, which usually doesn’t force a fighter to tap. However, Swanson...

Nov 23, 2014 10:25 am

Rockhold on Jones-Velasquez superfight: ‘Not a chance Jones beats Velasquez’

Recently Jon Jones stated that if he defeats Daniel Cormier, Alexander Gustafsson, and Anthony Johnson, he considers the light heavyweight division cleared, and will entertain offers for superfights, mainly in the heavyweight division. UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez teammate, Luke Rockhold spoke about Jones odds of beating Cain Velasquez. “Not a chance.” “Cain, just the...

Nov 23, 2014 10:09 am

Swanson on Edgar bout: “I’m going to be better”

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar defeated Cub Swanson via submission in the 5th round to earn himself the latest finish in UFC history. At the post-fight show on FOX Sports 1 Swanson spoke about the bout, and his future in MMA. “Obviously, it was super frustrating, but...

Nov 23, 2014 10:01 am

Pacquiao on Mayweather bout: “I’m ready”

Last night in Macau, Manny Pacquiao dominated a very game Chris Algieri, knocking the American down 6 times en route to a decision win. Following the bout, Pacquiao spoke to media members about his desire to fight Floyd Mayweather, saying he’s ready.

Nov 23, 2014 9:53 am

UFC on FOX 15 headed to New Jersey

Last night during the broadcast for UFC Fight Night 57, commentators Jon Anik and Brian Stann announced that the UFC would be heading to Newark, New Jersey for UFC on FOX 15. The card will go down on April 18th at the Prudential Center. No bouts have been announced for the event, but expect matchups...

Nov 23, 2014 9:12 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros react to Edgar’s late submission win over Swanson

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar scored a late 5th round submission win over Cub Swanson, earning himself a Performance of the Night bonus in the process. As always, the Twitter-verse erupted with reactions from fighters, fans, and celebrities. Below is a compilation of the best reactions. Here...

Nov 23, 2014 8:57 am

UFC FN 57 draws over 10,000 fans

Last night 10,131 fans attended UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin Texas. Fight fans witnessed Frankie Edgar dominate Cub Swanson for nearly 5 rounds before scoring the latest stoppage in UFC history with just 4 seconds left in the bout (See the replay HERE). At the post-fight press conference it was announced that 10,131 people...