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Jan 20, 2016 11:50 am

ONE Championship holding contest to award $500 monthly for the best fan-made videos

We have seen some of the most gripping and captivating promotional videos and posters come from the devoted and creative fans in the MMA community. Some of the fan-made promotional material gets more views than the big budget media productions from the actual fight promotions. ONE Championship is taking notice of the talent out there...

Jan 20, 2016 11:02 am

Exclusive Video | Max Holloway discusses the return of BJ Penn, and ‘UFC Hawaii’ card

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Jan 20, 2016 10:37 am

Kenny Florian surprisingly has this to say about Dominick Cruz’s post-fight insult

“Kenny Florian, stop copying and pasting man.” Those were the words from Dominick Cruz in his post-fight interview in the Octagon after taking the UFC bantamweight belt from T.J. Dillashaw. The verbal jab from Cruz was regarding Kenny Florian’s recent case of plagiarism on a fight breakdown he did on the FOX Sports website, which...

Jan 20, 2016 9:59 am

PHOTO | The return of Matt Mitrione’s eye

Matt Mitrione’s eye looks to be healing and looking much better than it did immediately after the fight with Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston on Sunday. Mitrione posted a photo update after the fight and another at the doctor getting his swollen eye drained. Mitrione found out through doctors that he...

Jan 20, 2016 9:51 am

Pound for Pound Rankings: Making Moves – UFC’s best of the best –

After every event one of the hot topics that come up in conversation and end in debate is, who’s the top ten elite in the UFC?    Rest assure we’ve got the list to strengthen your argument. The biggest mover and shaker that is back on the p4p rankings is Dominick “The Dominator” Cruz after...

Jan 20, 2016 9:26 am

Matt Brown verbally destroys Artem Lobov on Twitter

UFC welterweight Matt Brown has earned a reputation for being one of the toughest fighters on the UFC roster. During his stint on The Ultimate Fighter season 7 Forrest Griffin even went as far as to state “If Chuck Norris was a human being and not an evil alien robot he would be Matt Brown.”...

Jan 20, 2016 9:15 am

WATCH! Mike Tyson EA Sports UFC 2 gameplay footage

Early Wednesday morning it was announced that Mike Tyson was the mystery character for EA Sports UFC 2. EA Sports broke the news on Instagram, which included a photo of ‘Iron’ Mike in the game. Now, EA Sports has released the first gameplay footage of Tyson, complete with interview footage from Dana White and Bas...

Jan 20, 2016 8:59 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor shows off strength in new workout clip

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Jan 20, 2016 8:44 am

PHOTO | EA Sports UFC 2 mystery character revealed

WOW! As if the hype surrounding EA Sports UFC 2 wasn’t enough before, now EA Sports has revealed that the mystery character in the game is none other than boxing legend ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson. EA Sports broke the news via Instagram, which immediately had fans going wild with excitement ahead of the March release date....

Jan 20, 2016 8:20 am

Ludwig slams Faber: he doesn’t even deserve a top 5 guy

Since Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship on Sunday night in Boston there has been much speculation as to who he would defend his title against first. While many felt that the fight with Dillashaw was close enough to warrant an immediate rematch, Urijah Faber played the role of the opportunist and called out...

Jan 20, 2016 8:14 am

REPLAY! UFC 197 press conference

Today the UFC will hold its UFC 197 press conference ahead of the highly anticipated March 5th event. UFC President Dana White will host the event, while UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm, and Miesha Tate will all be on hand for the event.

Jan 20, 2016 8:06 am

Video Interview: Timothy Bradley on Pacquiao: Not the same fighter as before

Timothy “Desert Storm” Bradley will be the last fighter to get into the ring with boxing great Manny “Pac Man” Pacquiao.  Bradley (33-1-1, 13 KO) is the current WBO welterweight champion.  Pacquiao (57-6-2, 38 KO) will be ending his successful career win or lose on a high note just for giving the fans one last...

Jan 20, 2016 7:41 am

Pic This! Miesha Tate – Hot before she warms up –

#UFC197 promos done, straight to the gym! #Boom #Igetshitdone A photo posted by Miesha Tate (@mieshatate) on Jan 19, 2016 at 4:09pm PST Miesha “Cupcake” Tate is back in action March 5th at UFC 197 against Holly Holm. Tate is looking to dethrone the champ and get and hopes to re-match Ronda Rousey under her...

Jan 20, 2016 7:35 am

WATCH! UFC 197 promo – tickets on sale Friday

On Friday tickets will go on sale for what is sure to be a historic UFC event. At UFC 197 on March 5th Conor McGregor will go up to lightweight to challenge Rafael Dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship. In the co-main event Miesha Tate will once again get a crack at the UFC...

Jan 20, 2016 7:13 am

Fight Scene Video: Cung Le On “Badlands” -After the UFC-

Former UFC fighter Cung Le went back to his bread and butter doing action films and he’s just as action packed as always.   In 2008 Le one the Strikeforce middleweight title and entered the UFC in 2011.   His first task was Wanderlei Silva at UFC 139, the scrap ended  in a TKO loss...

Jan 20, 2016 12:55 am

T.J. Dillashaw calls out Joe Rogan for bias commentating

Many people who watched the UFC bantamweight title fight between Dominick Cruz and T.J. Dillashaw on Sunday can agree that the fight was extremely close. Cruz ended up winning a split decision to reclaim the belt from Dillashaw in a competitive five-round fight Dillashaw poured his feelings out in an Instagram post talking about the...

Jan 19, 2016 3:16 pm

Rare Video: Conor McGregor shows famous “Showtime” kick

Conor McGregor attempts the highly technical “Showtime” kick made famous by none other than Anthony “Showtime” Pettis.   Unfortunately for Pettis he never had the time or the moment for this signature maneuver against Eddie Alvarez last weekend. Check out McGregor as he gets loose and deliver this amazing kick. Enjoy the video.

Jan 19, 2016 3:08 pm

Jacare vs. Belfort to headline May card in Brazil

The UFC announced Tuesday afternoon that Jacare Souza vs. Vitor Belfort would headline a May 14th card in Brazil. The bout is a pivotal one for both fighters. Jacare is coming off a split decision loss to Yoel Romero at UFC 194 that saw Romero become the #1 contender at middleweight, however due to a...

Jan 19, 2016 2:21 pm

Randy Couture explains decision to turn down Emelianenko fight

Heading into Fedor Emelianenko’s MMA return on New Year’s Eve at Rizin FF there was much speculation as to who Fedor Emelianenko’s opponent would be.. Ultimately, Emelianenko fought and defeated Jaideep Singh, in the very first round of their main event scrap. Following the bout it was revealed that WSOF President and kickboxing legend Ray...

Jan 19, 2016 1:45 pm

Duane Ludwig: I’ve done a lot more for Dillashaw than Faber

Former champ TJ Dillashaw lost his title over the weekend, but the 25 minutes in the octagon may of been the most ‘drama free’ time for Dillashaw will be having these days. Duane Ludwig seems to be going on the defensive and letting everyone know that he is the reason where Dillashaw is at in...