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Jan 28, 2015 12:08 pm

Diaz Rep Says Fighter Is On Task

Last night the UFC released footage of Nick Diaz no-showing his scheduled flight to Las Vegas. This morning UFC President Dana White sent out a photo of a Nick Diaz adorned Milk Carton, insinuating that the athlete had indeed gone missing. Now, according to a statement from his agent, this is all just the UFC...

Jan 28, 2015 9:23 am

REPLAY! Diaz Misses Last Boarding Call To Vegas

Does anyone know where Nick Diaz is? #UFC183 A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 28, 2015 at 6:20am PST Yesterday, at the Sacramento Airport, Nick Diaz skipped his flight, and has since gone missing.

Jan 25, 2015 4:36 pm

Dillashaw: ‘It Would Be Tough For Me To Have To Beat Faber’

Since UFC bantamweight TJ Dillashaw defeated Renan Barao to win the bantamweight title back in April of 2014, there has been much talk of a potential matchup between Dillashaw, and his friend, and mentor, Urijah Faber. Several weeks ago, UFC President Dana White revealed that the pair had already agreed to fight each other, however...

Jan 25, 2015 4:25 pm

Pros React To Controversial Stoppage In Henderson’s Loss To Mousasi

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Dan Henderson was stopped with strikes for just the 2nd time in his career. The stoppage was a controversial one however, with many thinking the referee stopped the fight too early, and didn’t give Henderson enough time to recover. Below is a compilation of...


Jan 25, 2015 4:14 pm

Pros React To Johnson’s Win Over Gustafsson

Yesterday the MMA world watched on as Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson stepped into the Octagon to face Alexander Gustafsson in Sweden. Johnson did what many didn’t think he would, knocking out Gustafsson in the 1st round, marking the first time ‘The Mauler’ was stopped with strikes in his MMA career. Below is a compilation of fighter...

Jan 22, 2015 7:37 pm

Nick Diaz Wants to Make Stars and Money, Not Interested In Title Fight

Nick Diaz took part in the “UFC 183” Conference Call on Thursday afternoon to hype his upcoming bout with Anderson Silva on January 31st. This will be the first time Diaz has stepped into the octagon for competition since October 2013 for the UFC Welterweight Championship. Dana White previously stated that a title shot could...

Jan 22, 2015 10:11 am

The New York Politician Responsible For Blocking MMA Was Just Arrested

New York State Assembly speaker, Sheldon Siver, was arrested on federal corruption charges on Thursday and accused of using the power of his office to solicit millions in bribes and kickbacks, according to court documents. (via the New York Times) Siver is best known to MMA Fans as the man responsible for keeping the sports...

Jan 20, 2015 6:02 pm

Cung Le Retires, UFC Executives React

UFC and Strikeforce veteran Cung Le has retired from Mixed Martial Arts. The combat fighting legend announced the news today via his official instagram account. “After several months of thought and discussion with my wife and family, we realize our future includes many things, but active competition in mixed martial arts is no longer one...

Jan 19, 2015 7:17 pm

Tyron Woodley Challenges All MMA Fans To Take 1 Amateur MMA Bout

Last night during “UFC Fight Night Boston”, the judges handed down 2 decisions that many disagreed with. The first was Cathal Pendred vs. Sean Spencer. All 3 judges gave the nod to Pendred, whereas many, including UFC President Dana White, scored the bout for Spencer. The second came in the co-main event, where Donald Cerrone...

Jan 19, 2015 9:43 am

UFC Targeting Aldo vs. McGregor For UFC 187 In May

With his win over Dennis Siver last night at “UFC Fight Night Boston”, Conor McGregor became the #1 contender, earning himself the chance to challenge Jose Aldo for the featherweight strap. At the post-fight press conference, Dana White answered the question on everyone’s minds, ‘When will Aldo vs. McGregor happen, and where?’ “We’re looking at...

Jan 19, 2015 9:21 am

CM Punk And Pendred Engage In Twitter Beef

Last night during “UFC Fight Night Boston” Cathal Pendred narrowly edged out a decision win over Sean Spencer. The decision saw all 3 judges award the bout to Pendred, something UFC President Dana White didn’t necessarily agree with. Following the decision, the UFC’s newest signee, CM Punk sent out a Tweet regarding the decision, which...

Jan 19, 2015 7:02 am

PHOTO | Scorecard From Pendred’s Controversial Decision Win Over Spencer

In the final bout of the televised Fox Sports 1 preliminary card for “UFC Fight Night Boston”, Ireland’s Cathal Pendred picked up a unanimous decision win over Sean Spencer, which many fans disagreed with. UFC President Dana White also disagreed with the decision, saying he scored the bout in favor of Spencer. Below are the...

Jan 19, 2015 7:01 am

“UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver” Draws Massive Attendance In Boston

Last night Conor McGregor defeated Dennis Siver at the TD Garden in Boston via TKO in the 2nd round to become the #1 contender in the featherweight division. Following the bout, UFC President Dana White, along with the stars of “UFC Fight Night Boston”, gathered for the post-fight press conference, where the attendance, and live...

Jan 18, 2015 11:13 pm

UFC Fight Night 59 Bonus Report: McGregor and Larkin Take Home Extra $50K

Fight of the Night: Matt Van Buren vs. Sean O’Connell Van Buren looked to be on his way to a stoppage victory as he was picking O’Connell apart with body shots. O’Connell made an amazing comeback in the second and third rounds, however, and ultimately stopped the fight in the third round! Performance of the...

Jan 18, 2015 12:07 pm

UFC Announces 4 Bouts For UFC 186, Including Bisping vs. Dollaway

It was announced recently that the UFC would be heading to Montreal for UFC 186 on April 25th. Following the announcement, the UFC wasted no time in adding bouts to the card, which UFC President Dana White announced on SportsCenter. First up, on the main card we have Michael Bisping vs. CB Dollaway. The bout...

Jan 17, 2015 1:43 pm

UFC Fight Night Boston: Embedded Vlog – Ep. 4

On episode 4 of UFC Embedded, headlining featherweight Dennis Siver reflects on his career journey before heading to open workouts alongside lightweight friends and foes Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Benson Henderson. Main event superstar Conor McGregor puts on an impressive performance for the crowd and signs autographs for one special fan, UFC President Dana White....

Jan 15, 2015 5:03 am

Manager: No Plan For A GSP Return In 2015

Despite Dana White’s deepest desire, a representative from Georges St-Pierre’s team is saying that a UFC return in 2015 isn’t in the cards for the former welterweight champion of the world. MMAJunkie.com has it: “Asked of St-Pierre’s plans for 2015, manager Rodolphe Beaulieu wrote in an email to MMAjunkie, “There is no plan for 2015....

Jan 15, 2015 5:01 am

Ratings Report: Jones vs. Cormier Pay-Per-View A Massive Success

‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ was the most successful pay-per-view for the UFC in over a year’s time. Dave Meltzer of MMAFighting.com has the report: As was expected with the buildup, UFC 182 was the most successful event for the company since UFC 168, with early cable estimates of the show headlined by Jon Jones...

Jan 14, 2015 4:01 pm

Reebok Announces Partnership With Conor McGregor

Continuing to empower fitness enthusiasts around the world through its tough fitness approach, Reebok announces today its partnership with UFC featherweight contender, Conor McGregor. The signing follows the recent announcement of Reebok’s groundbreaking partnership with the UFC, the world’s leading mixed martial arts organization, and builds upon the global fitness brand’s impressive roster of UFC...

Jan 14, 2015 12:05 pm

UFC: ‘Gastelum Could Get Title Shot With UFC 183 Win’

On January 31, undefeated welterweight Kelvin Gastelum faces-off with #3 ranked Tyron Woodley in the UFC 183 co-main event. UFC President Dana White says it’s a fight that could garner the TUF 17 winner a shot at the welterweight world title. “No doubt about it,” said the UFC Boss. (Via LaAficion) “He could fight Lawler...

Jan 12, 2015 9:44 pm

Cejudo vs. Cariaso Targeted For UFC 185

A flyweight bout between Olympian Henry Cejudo, and Chris Cariaso is being targeted for UFC 185. Following his successful UFC debut over Dustin Kimura, Henry Cejudo pleaded with UFC President Dana White to allow him to drop back down to flyweight. Despite saying Cejudo would never be allowed to fight at flyweight in the UFC...

Jan 12, 2015 8:58 pm

Dillashaw: ‘If McGregor Loses To Siver, I Want Aldo’

UFC President Dana White has stated that if Conor McGregor defeats Dennis Siver on Sunday at UFC Fight Night Boston, that he will go on to fight Jose Aldo for the UFC featherweight title. If McGregor doesn’t defeat Siver however, UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw wants the next crack at Jose Aldo, likely to avenge...

Jan 12, 2015 3:46 pm

Siver: ‘Smashing McGregor Beats Getting A Title Shot’

Ahead of UFC Fight Night Boston on Sunday, Dennis Siver has had enough of Conor McGregor’s trash talk, and is now speaking out. Siver has been silent so far over the past few months, but now is speaking out against ‘Notorious’, and saying the UFC is unrightfully hyping him. He spoke to GroundAndPound.de to discuss...

Jan 12, 2015 9:10 am

Tavares: ‘Siver Will Defeat McGregor’

UFC veteran Thiago Tavares is expecting an upset of major proportions on Sunday in the main event of UFC Fight Night Boston where Conor McGregor will face Dennis Siver. Leading up to the bout, UFC President Dana White stated that if McGregor defeats Siver, he will go on to fight Jose Aldo for the UFC...

Jan 12, 2015 5:01 am

John Kavanagh Discusses Aldo vs. McGregor

UFC President Dana White recently announced that if Conor McGregor defeats Dennis Siver, he will be next in line for a title shot against Jose Aldo, and potentially in Ireland. John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor’s coach at Straight Blast Gym Ireland (SBGi), says he doesn’t care where a potential bout between Aldo vs. McGregor goes down,...

Jan 11, 2015 11:40 am

Faber: ‘I Wouldn’t Fight TJ’

Recently, UFC President Dana White stated that UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and training partner & friend Urijah Faber would be open to fighting each other. Faber however, paints a very different picture, saying that he hasn’t spoke to White about the matchup, and White hasn’t mentioned it to him. He spoke to MMAFighting about...

Jan 11, 2015 7:47 am

Newell Wants Fights

Back in July, WSOF champion Justin Gaethje handed Nick Newell his first loss of his professional MMA career. After nearly 5 months on the shelf since the loss, Newell is ready to return to the cage and put the division on notice with a big win, however, WSOF matchmaker and VP Ali Abdelaziz has other...

Jan 10, 2015 11:33 am

Jacare “Won’t Be Mad” If Silva Gets Next Title Shot

“It doesn’t worry me, not at all. I don’t keep myself worried with this kind of stuff. It doesn’t concern me. I’m a Christian guy and give no attention for worldly things. If that happens, it’s because it was God’s choice, and I’ll support Anderson. I would be lying if I say that it wouldn’t...