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Jan 22, 2016 11:34 pm

WATCH! Behind the scenes of Ronda Rousey hosting SNL

Saturday January 24th Ronda Rousey will be hosting Saturday Night Live alongside pop music icon Selena Gomez. While we’ve already seen a preview of Rousey and Gomez hosting the episode, now we get a behind the scenes look at what it’s been like for the former champ to prepare for her hosting gig! Watch above!

Jan 22, 2016 11:28 pm

Aldo “sure” dos Anjos will defeat McGregor at UFC 197

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is fresh off of his UFC 194 KO loss to Conor McGregor, and currently has no plans set for his next fight. Conor McGregor on the other hand has been booked to move up to lightweight at UFC 197 and challenge Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship....

Jan 22, 2016 11:10 pm

WATCH! WTF is wrong with Luke Rockhold’s arm?!

[ooyala code=”x0M25kMDE6fRk_gOlGJkV3Md93NQ-epL” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Recently Luke Rockhold posted footage to Instagram of fluid getting drained from his elbow following his UFC 194 win over Chris Weidman. The champ has yet to find out who he will defend his title against first, however many are expecting that it will be Chris Weidman. In...

Jan 22, 2016 1:20 pm

WATCH! ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ – The Thrill and the Agony (Preview)

This past Sunday in Boston Dominick Cruz returned to the Octagon for just his second fight in 4 years. Cruz’s return was a triumphant one as he defeated TJ Dillashaw via split decision to reclaim his UFC bantamweight championship. Shortly after his win, Cruz found himself being called out by nemesis Urijah Faber. Above, you...


Jan 22, 2016 11:48 am

Exclusive Video | Tito Ortiz says King Mo is too ghetto for him

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Jan 22, 2016 11:11 am

PHOTO | Holly Holm and Miesha Tate sightseeing together?

It certainly might appear that Holly Holm and Miesha Tate are good friends sightseeing from a tweet from the official Twitter account of The Empire State Building. UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and contender Miesha Tate are set to fight for the title at UFC 197 on March 5. The two were seen together in...

Jan 22, 2016 10:48 am

Sage Northcutt gets new opponent at welterweight, Holbrook out

With just his third fight in the UFC, lightweight star Sage Northcutt will be going up a weight class to welterweight. Northcutt’s original lightweight opponent Andrew Holbrook has been forced out of competition. Bryan Barbarena has stepped in to fight Northcutt on short notice as the scheduled event in Newark, New Jersey nears on Jan....

Jan 22, 2016 9:52 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor makes time for selfies after UFC 197 Press Conference

Conor McGregor is a star. Check him out as he makes time with some fans after the UFC 197 Press Conference earlier this week. As one of the UFC’s biggest draws, the UFC featherweight champion has been inundated with fans and media wherever he goes. Going up to challenge for the lightweight title against Rafael...

Jan 22, 2016 9:20 am

Andre Pederneiras discusses “butthurt” people accusing Nova Uniao fighters of doping

2015 and 2016 have been rough for Nova Uniao. TJ Dillashaw defeated Renan Barao in dominating fashion twice to win and then subsequently defend the UFC bantamweight championship, and Conor McGregor KO’d Jose Aldo in 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. In addition, UFC commentator Joe Rogan stated that Aldo looked ‘deflated’ in...

Jan 22, 2016 9:14 am

Mark Hunt believes he can make a run at the heavyweight title

At 41 years old Mark ‘Super Samoan’ Hunt is without a doubt a legend of the sport, and one of the most beloved fighters. Hunt is coming off a 1st round TKO win over ‘Bigfoot’ Silva at UFC 193, and is currently gearing up for his ‘UFC Fight Night: Australia’ main event fight against Frank...

Jan 22, 2016 9:08 am

WATCH! Cain Velasquez chases Vince Vaughn in upcoming film

Ahead of Cain Velasquez’s UFC 196 rematch with Fabricio Werdum for the UFC heavyweight championship, take a look at Velasquez on the big screen as he appears alongside Vince Vaughn in ‘Term Life’. We’ve seen numerous fighters taking roles in Hollywood films recently, with the most notable being former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey....

Jan 22, 2016 9:00 am

LOL! Kid loses wrestling match to twin brother, punches him in groin

Kid Loses Wrestling Match to Twin Brother by flyheight1 Sibling rivalries often get quite heated. In this short but hysterical video we can see a kid losing a wrestling match to his twin brother. As the referee raises the one boy’s hand, his brother punches him square in the groin and marches away. Apparently not...

Jan 22, 2016 8:57 am

McGregor not pleased with UFC 197 poster

Wednesday at the UFC 197 Press Conference Conor McGregor put UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos on blast for nearly 45 minutes. McGregor also touched upon a variety of topics including why he’s fighting RDA instead of Frankie Edgar, his hopes of claiming the UFC welterweight championship by the end of 2016, and more. One...

Jan 22, 2016 8:48 am

Edgar wants to take both titles from McGregor back-to-back

While Conor McGregor is the UFC featherweight champion right now, he will have the opportunity to join BJ Penn and Randy Couture as the only men to hold belts in two weight divisions at UFC 197 when he faces Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship. So far there has bene no word yet...

Jan 22, 2016 8:36 am

WATCH! Compilation of Dominick Cruz’s best trash talk moments

Dominic Cruz Trash Talk Compilation "You look… by smackhisface1 While Conor McGregor and the Diaz Brothers are widely believed to be the best trash talkers in MMA, however this compilation of Dominick Cruz talking trash puts the champ up there with the best. On the heels of Dominick Cruz’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ win over...

Jan 22, 2016 8:21 am

Fight Night Newark Free Fight: Anthony Johnson KO’s Yoshiyuki Yoshida

Ahead of Anthony Johnson’s pivotal light heavyweight scrap with Ryan Bader next Saturday at UFC on FOX 18 in Newark New Jersey, take a look at Johnson winning just his 5th UFC fight back in 2009. The fight took place at catchweight because Johnson missed weight, marking the second time he missed weight while he...

Jan 22, 2016 1:33 am

Ronda Rousey’s coach Edmond Tarverdyan in trouble with the CSAC, gets corner license revoked

Edmond Tarverdyan, widely known as the coach of the former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, is in trouble with the California State Athletic Commission. MMA Fighting reported on Tarverdyan’s situation and what lead to his issue with the CSAC. Apparently Tarverdyan had his corner license revoked in California for allegedly lying on his application regarding...

Jan 22, 2016 12:22 am

Rafael dos Anjos says he will finish Conor McGregor whenever he wants at UFC 197

UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos believes that his bout with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is where he will become a highly recognized prized fighter with a big draw in the UFC. Although dos Anjos is a champion, his star power isn’t on the same level as the outspoken Irishman. Dos Anjos previously said...

Jan 21, 2016 11:45 pm

WATCH! 225-pound Jon Jones training and looking like a savage!

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Jan 21, 2016 11:20 pm

WATCH! Vin Diesel shows off martial arts training

It’s no secret that star actor Vin Diesel is a badass on the big screen, however what many people don’t know is that Diesel has some actual martial arts training. Diesel appeared alongside former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in Furious 7, and it was revealed after the fact that Rousey was training Diesel’s...

Jan 21, 2016 10:57 pm

Tony Ferguson vs. Michael Johnson set for pivotal lightweight clash

UFC 197 has picked up another highly anticipated lightweight matchup in addition to the lightweight main event showdown between Rafael dos Anjos vs. Conor McGregor. The UFC announced Thursday evening that Tony Ferguson and Michael Johnson would square off at the event in what will likely be a pivotal lightweight showdown. Ferguson sits at #5...

Jan 21, 2016 10:10 pm

Conor McGregor responds to LeBron James using him as motivation

Conor McGregor received quite a bit of attention recently from the mainstream media when he was quoted as saying that his greatness is a product of hard work and obsession rather than a natural given talent. NBA superstar LeBron James posted a photo of McGregor on Instagram along with the quote and the caption “I’m...

Jan 21, 2016 9:58 pm

Clip Of The Day: Chuck Liddell destroys Babalu Sobral with head kick

Chuck Liddell vs Babalu Sobral at UFC 40 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV on November 22, 2002. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 21, 2016 at 8:44pm PST The number of highlight reel KO’s that MMA legend Chuck Liddell has to his name are incredibly impressive. In this clip,...

Jan 21, 2016 9:49 pm

WATCH! Conor McGregor working on grappling with Peter Queally

Ahead of his UFC 197 scrap with Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship on March 5th, Conor McGregor has been hard at work preparing for the fight that could see him potentially become the 3rd man in UFC history to hold belts in two weight divisions. In the video above, you can see...