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Jul 10, 2015 12:33 pm

Conor McGregor And Urijah Faber Involved In Backstage Altercation

Things got a little physical between Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor before the UFC 189 weigh-ins. FOX Sports caught footage of them running into each other. It looked friendly at first, then McGregor touched Faber’s head and the two grabbed each other. Two onlookers separated the two before anything else happened. Check...

Jul 9, 2015 7:06 am

TUF 21 Finale Complete With 2 Final Bouts

  With the final episode of this seasons Ultimate Fighter airing last night, we now know the final two fights that will take place at the TUF 21 Finale, going down this Sunday. American Top Team chose Hayder Hassan and the Blackzilians went with Kamaru Usman to fight for the big tamale, $300K and the...

Jul 9, 2015 3:48 am

Faber, VanZant Eyeing Possible Movie And TV Roles

Looks like you might be seeing a lot more of UFC fighters like Urijah Faber and Paige VanZant. According to Deadline, the management company that work with Faber, VanZant, Chad Mendes, Anthony Pettis and Chael Sonnen, MMA Incorporated, have joined forces with 3Arts Entertainment. ‘Call it a cage match: 3Arts Entertainment has inked an exclusive...

Jul 8, 2015 8:45 am

Claudia Gadelha Takes A Shot At ‘Joanna Champion’

UFC strawweight contender Claudia Gadelha (12-1 MMA) has a very important fight coming up with former World Series of Fighting champion Jessica Aguilar (19-4 MMA) at UFC 190, but that hasn’t stopped “Claudinha” from engaging in some trash talk with current UFC champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Little girl, Forget about me and go train because I’m...


Jul 5, 2015 1:00 pm

Tate: Win Against Eye Is ‘Final Step’ to Third Ronda Rousey Match

Perennial top contender in the UFC’s bantamweight division Miesha Tate is set to square off with Jessica “Evil” Eye at UFC on FOX 16. “Cupcake” believes that if she can secure a win over Eye, she will be setting herself up for a trilogy fight with bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. The first two meetings with...

Jul 1, 2015 12:28 pm

“HE’LL BE CRYING FOR HIS MAMA”

UFC featherweight Chad Mendes was informed yesterday that he will be stepping in for Jose Aldo and fighting Conor McGregor at UFC 189, for the interim title. Mendes talked to FOX Sports about fighting the Irishmen in two weeks. “I’ve got two weeks to get as sharp as I can. I live a healthy lifestyle...

Jul 1, 2015 9:29 am

Ratings Report: ‘Machida vs. Romero’ Edition

  The numbers are in and ‘UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Romero’ brought in a 909,000 viewers for the main card. The strange and interesting aspect of the numbers? The 9:30 PM to 10:00 PM prelim broadcast brought in 950,000 viewers. Yes, the prelim garnered more viewers than the main event between Lyoto Machida and...

Jun 28, 2015 5:39 am

REPLAY! Carlos Junior Locks On Last Minute Choke on Gordon

Antonio Carlos Junior met Eddie Gordon at UFC Fight Night 70 in Hollywood, Florida on Saturday evening in a fight that aired on FOX Sports 1. Carlos Junior and Gordon were on their way to the judges’ decision, but Carlos Junior had the opportunity to put the fight away with a choke on the ground...

Jun 25, 2015 12:04 pm

Lyoto Machida Reveals Hand Surgery Followed Rockhold Bout

  Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Lyoto ‘The Dragon’ Machida is set to fight Yoel Romero at this Saturdays event in Hollywood, FL. Ahead of that bout he appeared on FOX Sports 1’s America’s Pregame and talked about the Luke Rockhold fight, why he took this fight so soon after and revealed that he had hand...

Jun 25, 2015 9:56 am

JDS Returning To Training Next Month, Wants Werdum Fight

“I want to clarify that I´m very well, and I´ll be in perfect condition to face Werdum at the end of the year. Actually I was injured before the fight against Stipe Miocic [at UFC on Fox 13]. I had a strain in the [anterior cruciate ligament], and ended up aggravating it during the fight...

Jun 25, 2015 6:42 am

“Mighty Mouse” Gets New Challenge In The Form Of A Rematch

It looks like UFC flyweight John Dodson will get what he’s been asking for. Announced on this weeks episode of UFC Tonight, Dodson will get the next title shot against flyweight king Demetrious Johnson. There has been no venue or date set for the title fight yet. This will be a rematch from their fight...

Jun 23, 2015 11:55 am

Jose Aldo: ‘I want to leave the sport like GSP’

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo says he wants to go out like former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, on top. The Brazilian talked to FOX Sports about his legacy and about the hype that the UFC is building up for Conor McGregor. “I’m the dominant champion. I’m keeping this title for years, I’m always at...

Jun 23, 2015 8:42 am

JDS not injured, wants to be champion by year-end

UFC President Dana White recently told reporters that Andrei Arlovski or Stipe Miocic would be the next man to challenge Fabricio Werdum for the UFC heavyweight title, this because former champ Junior dos Santos was still nursing an injury. However, in a public note sent out by his team, “JDS” explained that he could be...

Jun 22, 2015 7:13 am

Machida Explains Why He Wanted a Quick Turnaround After Rockhold Loss

Lyoto Machida’s last outing in the octagon was one he would like to forget. UFC on FOX broadcasted Luke Rockhold’s most dominant fight to date when he defeated “The Dragon” in only one round. Machida knew he would need to go right back into training and signed a fight just weeks after his loss. Machida...

Jun 21, 2015 2:56 pm

Booking Roundup — McCall, Holloway, and Ortiz All Booked!

“Music City” Nashville, Tennessee Gets Some Stars Top ranked flyweight Ian McCall just signed the ink and he will be stepping into the octagon with Dustin Ortiz. McCall is looking snatch a quick win from Ortiz as he suffered a tough loss to John Lineker at UFC 183 in January. Ortiz, like McCall, is coming...

Jun 21, 2015 8:46 am

Gadelha: ‘Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s Jiu-Jitsu Is Weak’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk stock has risen a great deal since her dominant victory over Jessica Penne at “UFC Fight Night 69”. She has received shout outs from the likes of Ronda Rousey and UFC President Dana White, but Claudia Gadelha claims to see through the smoke and mirrors. While Jedrzejczyk blasted through Jessica Penne and Carla...

Jun 19, 2015 7:04 am

PREDICTION TIME! McGregor: ‘First Round, 4 Minutes, Aldo Will Be Done’

Ladies and gentlemen, we have the official prediction from UFC featherweight Conor Mcgregor. The Irishmen talked to FOX Sports about his fight against featherweight king Jose Aldo and in classic McGregor fashion, delivered a bold prediction, with the round and the time that he will finish Aldo. “It will be done within four minutes of...

Jun 19, 2015 6:27 am

White Confirms Arlovski or Miocic As Next HW Title Challenger

Fabricio Werdum (20-5-1 MMA) became the undisputed UFC heavyweight champion last weekend in Mexico City, this after he submitted Cain Velasquez in the third-round of their title unification bout at UFC 180. After Werdum’s stunning victory, many fans were left wondering who would be next to challenge the newly crowned “Badddest man on the planet.”...

Jun 18, 2015 10:05 am

Penne To Champ — ‘Come At Me With Your Best Shot’

“I love a challenge. I’m in this game to challenge myself, and I want to prove that I’m the best, so come at me with your best shot; I’m ready for it.” “I definitely think Joanna’s a great fighter, and I do think she earned that spot. I’ve seen her other fights, and I think...

Jun 18, 2015 8:27 am

EL NINO! Gilbert Melendez Steps In To Face Iaquinta On July 15

Big news fight fans, just announced on FOX Sports Live, UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez will step in and fight Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Duffee on July 15 in San Diego, CA. This comes after news earlier today that said Bobby Green was forced to pull out because of injury. Looks like...

Jun 17, 2015 7:23 am

Matt Brown: ‘Werdum Is Not The GOAT’

“He just now got the belt, he just now unified the belt. It’s kind of like saying Weidman is the greatest because he beat one of the greatest. You’ve got to make your own way. The whole ‘greatest of all time’ is not a linear thing. You don’t take that from someone just because you...

Jun 15, 2015 9:51 am

Saint Preux: ‘Loss to Bader Actually Helped Me Out’

In his octagon debut, Ovince Saint Preux was riding a wave of momentum very few other fighters could lay claim to. He had been one of the faces of Strikeforce in their dying days and before a tough decision loss to Gegard Mousasi, he possessed an eight fight win-streak. Saint Preux went 4-0 inside the...

Jun 14, 2015 4:28 pm

Weidman On Rockhold: ‘He’s Good Looking, I’ll Give Him That’

Chris Weidman successfully defended his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at UFC 187 in May, but he already has his next challenger in his sights. Dana White recently announced that Luke Rockhold was next in line for a shot at the gold and the challenger has an impressive track record, to say the least....

Jun 14, 2015 12:00 pm

Sonnen: ‘I’d Have Slapped The Mic Out of Rogan’s Hand & Headbutted Him’

After the conclusion of “UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum”, commentator Joe Rogan interviewed the winner and loser of the main-event, as per usual. However, the translator was not in the octagon and Rogan asked Werdum and Velasquez to both translate their answers for the viewers at home and the Spanish-speaking audience in attendance. Chael Sonnen...

Jun 14, 2015 12:36 am

Who should be next to fight Fabricio Werdum?

Fabricio Werdum became the undisputed baddest man on the planet Saturday night in Mexico City, this by defeating Cain Velasquez in the main event of UFC 188. “Vai Cavalo” was able to dismantle Cain Velasquez on the feet during the opening 10 minutes of their championship fight before eventually submitting the now former champion in...

Jun 11, 2015 1:10 pm

Paige VanZant Thankful For Reebok Deal Despite Peer Backlash

Reebok and the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced a deal toward the end of 2014. Fighters were apprehensive to rejoice and celebrate the deal as details surrounding fighter pay have yet to be revealed; All they knew was they were going to be forbidden from wearing sponsors other than Reebok to the octagon. While the underwhelming...

Jun 11, 2015 9:01 am

Tate And Florian Get Photobombed By The Champ!

Miesha Tate was a guest analyst on UFC Tonight last night and worked along side the usuals Kenny Florian and UFC champion Daniel Cormier. Tate posted a few pictures on her Instagram, highlighting her experience on the show. Check out this one of her and Florian posing for the camera, with a special someone in...