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Nov 22, 2014 5:07 am

PHOTO | Most awkward picture in UFC history?

If this isn’t the most awkward picture in UFC history, we’re not sure what is. We can see former champion Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman, the current champ, staring at one another. Alexander Gustafsson eyeing down Jon Jones, who many believe should have lost to Gustafsson. Jones is staring at the floor while Conor McGregor...

Nov 22, 2014 5:05 am

Edgar: ‘It would be a shame if someone else took the title from Aldo’

Frankie Edgar is currently gearing up for his UFC Fight Night 57 main event bout against Cub Swanson tonight, a bout which could potentially have title implications. Leading up to the bout, Edgar knows he needs a dominant win in order to get a title shot against Jose Aldo in a stacked featherweight division. He...

Nov 22, 2014 5:04 am

Bobby Green – Why I Fight

To get ready for UFC Fight Night Austin tonight, the UFC has released this video of lightweight Bobby Green, who will be fighting Edson Barboza in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 57. The video is titled: ‘Why I Fight – Bobby Green’

Nov 22, 2014 5:03 am

Glory WS star sentenced to four years in jail for drug charges

Kickboxing veteran Hesdy Gerges has been sentenced to 54 months in jail stemming from a 2010 arrest for cocaine charges. Despite Gerges’ 2-2 record in Glory WS, he has compiled a 45-14-1 record throughout his 11 year career, and notched wins over Anderson Silva (Not the Anderson Silva), kickboxing legend Badr Hari, and Daniel Ghita...

Nov 22, 2014 5:03 am

Joe Rogan comedy special debuts on Comedy Central

Last night, UFC commentator Joe Rogan’s comedy special ‘Joe Rogan: Rocky Mountain High’ debuted on Comedy Central. The special marked the third special of Rogan’s that has appeared on Comedy Central in Rogan’s 20 year comedy career. He spoke to UFC.com about the special. “It’s hard for me to tell because I’m so close to...

Nov 22, 2014 5:02 am

Camus defends Roufusport: “It’s a great gym”

Chico Camus is the latest fighter to defend Duke Roufus’ gym, Roufusport, from allegations by former students, fighters, and instructors in the wake of Dennis Munson Jr.’s death. In preparation for his flyweight debut against Brad Pickett tomorrow night at UFC Fight Night 57, Camus returned to Roufusport to train at the gym he left...

Nov 22, 2014 5:01 am

Koscheck vs. Magny targeted for UFC 184

Josh Koscheck is eyeing a return to the Octagon after over a year away from the UFC. Koscheck, who most recently found himself as an analyst on Fox Sports 1, turns 37 this month, and is looking to return to the UFC in February at UFC 184 to face Neil Magny. MMAJunkie received the news...

Nov 21, 2014 6:46 pm

Jon Jones filming ‘Beats By Dre’ commercial

UFC light heavyweight kingpin revealed to his fans that he’s currently shooting a commercial for the renowned headphone company ‘Beats by Dre’. Check out the champ’s announcement below. Behind the scenes at my first @beatsbydre commercial. So grateful to be a part of such an amazing company #youcantelleveryone #breakingdownwalls @driemknight on the photo bomb #Grateful...

Nov 21, 2014 6:41 pm

Felice Herrig discusses bitter rivalry with Randa Markos

On this week’s episode of The Ultimate Fighter, Felice Herrig lost via keylock armbar to Randa Markos in the first round (See highlights HERE). The majority of the episode however, dealt with the bitter feud between Herrig and Markos. Whereas most feuds are settled after the bout, fellow Team Pettis fighter Carla Esparza called out...

Nov 21, 2014 6:28 pm

Weigh-in results: Algieri makes weight on second try in Macau

Gearing up for tomorrow night’s title bout for the WBO super lightweight title, Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri weighed in, where both fighters made weight, and then had a staredown. Chris Algieri missed weight on his first attempt, but made weight on his second attempt. Manny Pacquiao on the other hand made weight the first...

Nov 21, 2014 6:15 pm

Schilling: “I think I can be a Bellator champion in two years”

Fresh off his impressive KO win over Melvin Manhoef at Bellator 131, Joe Schilling is confident that he can become the Bellator champion in 2 years. In the bout, Schilling surprised fans by demonstrating a solid ground game after being dropped by Manhoef. The ground game proved to Schilling, and many, that he has what...

Nov 21, 2014 5:51 pm

TWITTER BEEF: Conor McGregor and WWE star Sheamus trade barbs

Conor McGregor and WWE star Sheamus have been going back and forth on Twitter for the better part of the day. The feud appears to have ended, with Sheamus ending the feud by relating to their shared Irish heritage. ok @SInowLIVE @ufc @TheNotoriousMMA, Conor wins. I don't hit featherweights or shoeshine boys. Mouth off to...

Nov 21, 2014 3:20 pm

REPLAY! UFC Fight Night 57 weigh-ins

In case you missed the UFC Fight Night 57 weigh-ins earlier today, you can re-watch the event below. Get the official weigh-in results HERE, and see the staredown photos HERE.

Nov 21, 2014 3:13 pm

STAREDOWNS! UFC Fight Night 57 fighters mean mug in Austin

Earlier today the weigh-ins went down for UFC Fight Night 57, where all fighters made weight for the event. Below are the staredown photos from the main card bouts. Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson Bobby Green vs. Edson Barboza Brad Pickett vs. Chico Camus Jared Rosholt vs. Oleksiy Oliynyk Joseph Benavidez vs. Dustin Ortiz Matt...

Nov 21, 2014 2:58 pm

UFC Fight Night 57 weigh-in results

All 24 fighters for UFC Fight Night 57 are weighed in, and on weight for tomorrow night’s UFC Fight Night 57, which takes place in Austin Texas. The full weigh in results are as follows: MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 7 p.m. PT) Frankie Edgar (145) vs. Cub Swanson (145.8) Edson Barboza (155) vs. Bobby...

Nov 21, 2014 2:50 pm

Pacquiao looking to score KO win over Algieri to silence critics

Manny Pacquiao is gearing up for his title defense against Chris Algieri tomorrow night in Macau. Leading up to the bout, Pacquiao feels the need to silence his critics who think he can’t finish opponents, by finishing Algieri. His coach, Freddie Roach spoke to media members about Pacquaio with a statement transcribed by BloodyElbow. “I...

Nov 21, 2014 2:24 pm

Formiga withdraws from Moraga bout with partial LCL tear

Bad news for fight fans, Jussier Formiga has been forced to withdraw from his UFC on FOX 13 bout against John Moraga as a result of a partially torn LCL. MMAFighting broke the story earlier today. No timetable has been given for Formiga’s return, and no word has been given as to who will replace...

Nov 21, 2014 2:09 pm

Dustin Ortiz wants title shot with win over Benavidez

Dustin Ortiz is currently gearing up for the biggest fight of his career tomorrow night as he prepares to fight former title challenger Joseph Benavidez in Austin Texas. Ortiz spoke to MMAJunkie about the bout, and his plans for a title shot should he defeat Benavidez. His words: “I truly believe I beat John Moraga,...

Nov 21, 2014 1:50 pm

Barboza on Green fight: “I’ll knock him out in the first opportunity”

Edson Barboza is gearing up for his UFC Fight Night Austin bout against Bobby Green this Saturday in Austin Texas. Ahead of the bout, Barboza is confident in his kicking abilities, and plans on knocking out Green as soon as he gets the chance. He spoke to Tatame.com.br in an interview transcribed by BloodyElbow. “My...