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Mar 1, 2016 10:15 am

PHOTO | Nate Diaz 8 days out from UFC 196 – How does he look?

Going into UFC 196, there are many questions regarding the main event bout between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. While many are wondering how Conor McGregor will handle fighting an opponent that is taller and has a reach advantage, many are also wondering how Nate Diaz’s cardio will be given that he took the fight...

Mar 1, 2016 10:07 am

Jose Aldo on turning down UFC 196 fight: ‘It’s not cockfighting’

Following Jose Aldo’s UFC 194 KO loss to Conor McGregor, the former champ stated that he wanted a rematch with Conor McGregor regardless of whether or not the UFC featherweight championship was on the line. Aldo began his campaigning for a rematch with McGregor, however UFC President Dana White pointed out that the first time...

Mar 1, 2016 8:33 am

Michael Bisping passes Anderson Silva in UFC rankings

On Saturday in the main event of UFC London, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva went to war for 5 rounds. Ultimately, all 3 judges scored the bout in Bisping’s favor, giving him the unanimous decision win. With that being said, many, including UFC President Dana White, believed that the bout should have been scored in...

Mar 1, 2016 8:12 am

Frankie Edgar details what it would have taken for him to fight at UFC 196

After Rafael dos Anjos withdrew from UFC 196 with a broken foot, the UFC reportedly went to Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar first to offer them a fill-in slot against Conor McGregor. Unfortunately, Jose Aldo turned the bout down because he wasn’t in shape, and Frankie Edgar turned the bout down because he was injured....

Mar 1, 2016 7:37 am

Team Silva wants commission to review and overturn Bisping’s win

Michael Bisping scored the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career this past Saturday in London, when he defeated former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva via unanimous decision. The fight was very close and many fans thought that “The Spider” should have got the ‘nod’ from the judges when all was said and done. Anderson...

Feb 27, 2016 5:59 pm

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen weighs in on Michael Bisping vs. Anderson Silva

Saturday, in the ‘UFC London’ main event, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva fought their hearts out for 5 rounds. Ultimately, the judges scored the bout in favor of Michael Bisping, giving him the unanimous decision win. With that being said, many including UFC President Dana White, scored the bout in favor of Anderson Silva. Following...

Feb 27, 2016 5:49 pm

PHOTO | Scorecard from Michael Bisping vs. Anderson Silva fight

In the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: London’ Michael Bisping picked up an impressive unanimous decision win over Anderson Silva. The win was an emotional one for Bisping, who called Anderson Silva the greatest fighter of all time after the fight in his Octagon Interview. While the judges gave the nod to Bisping, many,...

Feb 27, 2016 4:46 pm

UFC Fight Night 84 Bonus Report: Four fighters take home $50,000

‘UFC Fight Night 84’ in London delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC Fight Night 84’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Scott Askham earned...

Feb 26, 2016 12:49 pm

Exclusive Video | BJ Penn gives his prediction for Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

[ooyala code=”dxd2tkMTE6DM2RwhOC6mpuJ6ZGweMtbF” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] The MMA world was thrown into confusion earlier this week when it was announced that Rafael dos Anjos had broken his foot and would be unable to fight Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 196 on March 5th. Ultimately the UFC selected Nate Diaz as a...

Feb 24, 2016 10:11 am

VIDEO | More fighters reacting to Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz announcement

Tuesday evening after a brief scramble, the UFC selected Nate Diaz as a replacement opponent for Conor McGregor at UFC 196. UFC President Dana White also announced that the fight between Diaz and McGregor was set for welterweight, rather than lightweight which is what McGregor was set to fight Rafael dos Anjos at. Immediately after...

Feb 24, 2016 9:17 am

Frankie Edgar: “The ‘C’ in UFC stands for Conor”

After Frankie Edgar knocked out Chad Mendes at the TUF 22 finale back in December, UFC President Dana White confirmed that Edgar was next in line for a featherweight title shot. The following night at UFC 194, Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Since then...

Feb 24, 2016 8:51 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor training for Nate Diaz – “I don’t care about weight divisions”

[ooyala code=”J4dGk5MTE6oAf76aP8aj38GJpmhfu1Sr” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”1600″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Tuesday evening UFC President Dana White revealed on SportsCenter that Nate Diaz would be filling in for Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFCC 196 on March 5th. As everyone knows by now, dos Anjos had pulled out of the fight with a broken foot, forcing...

Feb 24, 2016 8:24 am

MMA world reacts to Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz announcement

Yesterday evening UFC President Dana White appeared on SportsCenter to make the announcement of Nate Diaz filling in for Rafael dos Anjos against Conor McGregor at UFC 196. Immediately social media went wild in anticipation of the fight. Below is a compilation of members of the MMA community reacting to the fight. . @thenotoriousmma vs...

Feb 23, 2016 8:22 pm

PHOTO | Official UFC 196 Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz poster

After Rafael dos Anjos backed out of his UFC 196 main event scrap against Conor McGregor with a broken foot, there was a scramble to find an opponent to replace the lightweight champ. Ultimately it was revealed by UFC President Dana White that Nate Diaz would be stepping in on short notice to fight McGregor...

Feb 21, 2016 9:25 pm

UFC Fight Night 83 Bonus Report: Four fighters take home $50,000

‘UFC Fight Night 83’ in Pittsburgh delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC Fight Night 83’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone –  Cerrone defeated Alex Oliveira via...

Feb 21, 2016 2:08 pm

Flashback Video: UFC Fighters Experience Marine Corps Martial Arts

The extensive training that our fighting men and women of the United States Marine Corps go through is one of the many aspects that they embrace as part of the job. Watch Dana White, Rashad Evans and Brian Stann and a few other UFC fighters in this Marine training video.

Feb 15, 2016 6:55 pm

Demian Maia: ‘Forget about McGregor’

UFC welterweight title hopeful Demian Maia is getting some anxiety with just the talk of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor getting a title shot in the welterweight division. McGregor is scheduled to fight for the UFC lightweight title on March 5 at UFC 196 against the lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. McGregor and his team...

Feb 13, 2016 7:46 am

Stephen Thompson politely fires back at Tyron Woodley

Back at UFC 192 Tyron Woodley and former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks were slated to square off to decide who would get a crack at Robbie Lawler’s welterweight championship. Hendricks had a weight-cut mishap and was rushed to the hospital. Woodley was ultimately awarded the title shot by UFC President Dana White. Lawler went...

Feb 12, 2016 10:55 pm

PHOTOS | Sage Northcutt loses tooth

Sage Northcutt is coming off the first loss of his professional career at the hands of Bryan Barberena earlier this month. Since his loss to Barberena, Northcutt revealed that he would be training full-time at Tristar gym in Montreal. He also assured his fans that he would be back better than ever for his next...

Feb 12, 2016 9:20 am

WATCH! Georges St. Pierre shows off gymnastics skills in new video

[ooyala code=”VteTF2MDE6qtkuJAsnVlph29lVF16YXJ” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”1600″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] While Georges St. Pierre revealed that the UFC has tried to bring him out of retirement recently, the former champ also revealed that if he returns to the Octagon, it will be when he wants. There’s been much speculation as to when or if St. Pierre will ever...

Feb 11, 2016 8:24 pm

LOL! Ben Askren parody of “Hello” by Adele

This has to be one of the funniest videos we’ve seen in quite some time. In the video above you can see One Championship welterweight kingpin Ben Askren doing a parody of “Hello” by Adele for the 2016 World MMA Awards. In the parody Askren asks UFC President Dana White for forgiveness for all the...

Feb 10, 2016 8:40 am

Tyron Woodley: Stephen Thompson “didn’t earn a title shot”

UFC President Dana White stated previously that Tyron Woodley is the rightful #1 contender at welterweight due to Johny Hendricks weight-cut mishap leading up to their UFC 191 scrap last year. With that being said, Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson’s impressive 1st round TKO win over Hendricks this past Saturday in Las Vegas has everyone talking. While...

Feb 10, 2016 8:35 am

Tyron Woodley blasts Johny Hendricks and his “lack of commitment”

Back at UFC 192 Tyron Woodley and former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks were set to compete in what many expected to be a #1 contender fight at welterweight. Unfortunately a weight-cutting mishap saw Hendricks rushed to the emergency room and unable to fight. In the wake of Hendricks hospitalization, UFC President Dana White stated...

Feb 9, 2016 12:46 pm

Donald Cerrone: Cruising on his Bike before Fight Night Pittsburgh

Felt the need to put my Knees in the Breeze A photo posted by Donald Cerrone (@cowboycerrone) on Feb 9, 2016 at 10:15am PST Hopefully Dana White doesn’t flip his s#*t when he sees the picture of his main-event fighter cruising around on his motorcycle weeks before his scrap. Thoughts of Frank Mir and Mike...

Feb 6, 2016 8:02 am

Results from ‘2016 World MMA Awards’

Last night the 2016 World MMA Awards went down in Las Vegas at The Venetian. The event, which was hosted by MMA veteran Urijah Faber, was a memorable one that even saw Conor McGregor throw some verbal jabs at UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum. The event was also a big one for UFC women’s bantamweight...

Feb 6, 2016 7:45 am

WATCH! Jose Aldo’s wife shows off hard kicks

Yesterday videos emerged of former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo back in the gym following his UFC 194 13 second KO loss to Conor McGregor. While Aldo doesn’t have a fight booked yet, UFC President Dana White stated that he would talk to the former champ on Wednesday to discuss what’s next. That of course...