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Oct 17, 2015 10:09 am

Poirier: “I’m never going to go down to 145 again”

After his UFC 178 loss to Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier went back up to lightweight for his next fight, which he won in impressive fashion, knocking out Carlos Diego Ferreira in the first round. Poirier then went on to TKO Yancy Medeiros at catchweight after Medeiros missed weight. With his newfound success at a higher...

Oct 17, 2015 7:43 am

Rothwell hoping for fill-in fight against Junior Dos Santos

Ben Rothwell is concerned about his placement in the UFC’s heavyweight division. The best way to solidify his position as the #1 contender? Defeat former champion Junior Dos Santos. Rothwell was set to face Stipe Miocic at UFC Dublin on October 24th, however after an injury forced Miocic off the card Rothwell was left without...

Oct 12, 2015 6:27 am

Man with cerebral palsy and cancer receives blue belt in jiu-jitsu

Ian Matuszak is a twenty year old man who suffers from a disease called cerebral palsy, a disorder that primarily affects muscle movement and bodily function. The disease impacts the lives of millions of people and Matuszak can be viewed as an inspiration for those who suffer from it. Matuszak also recently found out he...

Oct 11, 2015 10:11 am

Randy Couture is back in training… With Jay Glazer?

Randy Couture quietly decided to step away from action after his devastating knockout loss to Lyoto Machida at UFC 129 in 2011. Since then, Couture has went on to become a mainstay in the hit movie-series “Expendables” acting along side Sylvester Stallone, Jet Li and UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey. It looks like “The...

Oct 10, 2015 8:27 am

Congrats!

The UFC wedding of the century went down on Friday when top UFC flyweight Joseph Benavidez and UFC correspondent Megan Olivi tied the knot. There were plenty of UFC stars in attendance, from Urijah Faber, TJ Dillashaw and all the rest of the TAM guys, to former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and matchmaker Sean...

Oct 9, 2015 1:48 pm

Patrick Cote Calls For Fight With Jake Ellenberger

Former UFC middleweight title challenger, Patrick Cote, now fights at welterweight and seems to have found a resurgence. The Canadian fighter is currently on a two fight win streak, with his most recent win coming against Josh Burkman, via TKO. In fact, Cote has won five of his last seven fights and is now looking...

Oct 8, 2015 8:18 am

‘Belfort vs. Hendo 3’ Fight Card Set

The octagon will return to Brazil next month for UFC Fight Night 77. The 13-bout event, which will air on FOX Sports 1, is headlined by a middleweight bout featuring Vitor Belfort taking on Dan Henderson for a third time. Belfort and Henderson first met at PRIDE 32 in 2006, where “Hendo” earned a unanimous decision win over “The Phenom”....

Oct 6, 2015 1:25 pm

Cormier On Jones: ‘I Won’t Retire Until We Fight Two More Times’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier just defended his belt in a war with Alexander Gustafsson, a fight many are calling fight of the year, and he’s already being asked about a rematch with former champ, Jon Jones. Going into the fight Cormier already expected it to go this way. Jones’ court hearing took place...

Oct 5, 2015 3:23 pm

EEK! Fighter Unhappy With Florian’s Bias Commentary

Based on information gathered from some of the greatest fighters of all time, stepping into the octagon can be one of the most nerve-wracking parts of the sport. Chael Sonnen said it best when he stated he felt a wave of “relief” wash over him after a fight concludes. The second toughest job on fight...

Oct 5, 2015 8:22 am

Girl Fight! Gadelha Insults The Champ, Says Joanna Looks Like “Gollem”

Top UFC strawweight contender Claudia Gadelha (13-1 MMA) took to her Instagram this past weekend, where she fired shots at current UFC 115-pound title holder Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Check it out: A photo posted by Claudinha Gadelha (@claudiagadelhaufc) on Oct 3, 2015 at 12:32pm PDT Doesn’t the belt look more beautiful (with me) than with Gollum?/Será...

Oct 5, 2015 1:30 am

Ryan Bader: Disrespect me and you dig your own hole

Ryan “Darth” Bader stepped into the octagon at UFC 192 with the mindset of beating a former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion in Rashad Evans so he could earn a shot at gold himself. While their co main-event fight in Houston, Texas left fans hungry for heavier hits, Bader is still more than satisfied with his...

Oct 2, 2015 9:18 am

After Fight Cancelation, Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov Bumped To Main Card

Early Friday morning UFC president Dana White announced, via Twitter, that the co-main event fight for UFC 192, going down on Saturday, had been canceled. The fight, a welterweight scrap between former champion Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, was called off because of an issue Hendricks had with cutting weight. After White broke the news,...

Oct 2, 2015 7:54 am

Julianna Pena: ‘Women Should Make 10 Times More Than Male Fighters’

This weekend at UFC 192, Julianna Pena will step in the octagon and face off with Jessica Eye. It’s an important fight for both women. Eye is coming off of that loss to Miesha Tate and Pena hasn’t seen any action since April, but is currently on a two fight win streak. Eye will look...

Oct 1, 2015 10:02 am

Dominick Cruz Breaks Down Cormier vs. Gustafsson

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is scheduled to make his long overdue return to the octagon to face current champ TJ Dillashaw at UFC Fight Night 81, is also a respected analyst, working on UFC on FOX. Cruz put on his analyst hat during a recent stop by MMAJunkie Radio and gave an in-depth...

Sep 28, 2015 6:12 pm

Dos Anjos: ‘Cowboy will choke when we fight… and he knows it’

Rafael dos Anjos and Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone have signed the dotted lines and their championship fight for “UFC on FOX 17” is official. The bout is set to take place on December 19th in Orlando, Florida. “Cowboy” will willing and able to fight on the big stage on any moment’s notice, so performing under pressure...

Sep 28, 2015 4:34 pm

Julianna Pena: ‘My focus is not on Ronda Rousey…’

Despite what the rankings say, it seems as if anybody in the Ultimate Fighting Championship could arguable be two or three fights away from a shot at a title. Bethe Correia was ranked nowhere near the top five when it was announced she would be challenging Ronda Rousey for the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship and...

Sep 28, 2015 1:05 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘My heart goes out to Jon Jones’

Rashad Evans is preparing himself for war with Ryan “Darth” Bader in what could potentially be a title eliminator. “UFC 192” will host the light heavyweight clash and the only thing that could be keeping Evans or Bader from getting a shot at gold is the unexpected return of Jon “Bones” Jones. “Bones” was stripped...

Sep 28, 2015 11:35 am

SHOTS FIRED! Cormier and Gustafsson go at it on Twitter

Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson are just days away from meeting in the octagon, but it seems they’ve already started throwing verbal jabs! Cormier will be defending his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship for the first time against Gustafsson who is coming fresh off a loss to Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. In classic Cormier style, he has...

Sep 28, 2015 8:56 am

BEEF! Rafael dos Anjos and “Showtime” Pettis trade insults through cereal

Rafael dos Anjos and Anthony “Showtime” Pettis met in the octagon at “UFC 185” in March 2015 to decide the fate of the UFC Lightweight Championship. Pettis’ second defense did not go as planned as Dos Anjos dominated their five-round fight to win the belt by way of unanimous decision. Since then, the two have...

Sep 28, 2015 1:00 am

WATCH! Donald Cerrone sits shotgun with NASCAR driver!

It should come to the surprise of nobody that Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is a bit of a thrill-seeker. Whether he is wake boarding or riding a mechanical bull, Cerrone always runs the risk of getting injured moments before a big fight. Of course he is one of the most bada** human beings to ever step...

Sep 28, 2015 1:00 am

Felice Herrig is SMOKING HOT in her new Muscle & Fitness photoshoot

Felice Herrig has been a bit of a journey-woman in mixed martial arts. While fellow female fighters Ronda Rousey, Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino, and Gina Carano get credited for being pioneers of women’s mixed martial arts, Herrig did her part in fighting around the country with the likes of Bellator and Invicta. The strawweight built a...

Sep 27, 2015 1:57 am

WATCH! Faber and Team Alpha Male watch Dillashaw dominate Barao!

Conor McGregor is trying his best to start an in-camp rivalry between UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw and “The California Kid” Urijah Faber, but it looks like all is well in Team Alpha Male! The coaches from Team Faber show up to treat the guys in the house to a night watching FOX UFC Fight...

Sep 27, 2015 1:09 am

WATCH! Felice Herrig is getting back into fight mode!

UFC strawweight Felice Herrig is looking to get back into the octagon for the first time since her tough loss to Paige VanZant back in April. The “Ultimate Fighter” alum didn’t find success during the competition on Fox Sports 1, but she won her official octagon debut against Lisa Ellis during the finale. Now, Herrig...

Sep 27, 2015 1:00 am

“Cowboy” shows off why it pays to have Budweiser and Monster as sponsors

After picking up one of the most impressive active-streaks in the octagon of eight wins, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is finally going to challenge Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC Lightweight Championship. The fight is set to take place in December at “UFC on FOX 17” in Orlando, Florida. When Cerrone walks into the octagon on...

Sep 25, 2015 4:01 pm

Daniel Cormier: ‘It’s Me And Jones And Then Everyone Else’

Daniel Cormier will try and make his first UFC light heavyweight title defense on October 3 when he squares off with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 in Las Vegas. While Cormier acknowledges that Gustafsson is game opponent, he truly believes that the light heavyweight division only has two top dogs and that’s him and Jon Jones: “I think it’s...

Sep 25, 2015 5:30 am

White: McGregor’s The Big Money Fight Right Now

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor has made it very clear, to just about every fighter on the UFC’s roster, that they should all be begging for a chance to fight him. Because according to the Irishmen, when you get to fight him it’s a celebration, one that involves busting out the ‘red panties.’ McGregor’s...

Sep 24, 2015 6:39 pm

White: ‘McGregor Told Me He Wants To Fight Edgar Next’

There’s been a lot of talk about UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor moving up to lightweight following his fight with champ Jose Aldo at UFC 194. Even the Irishman himself has talked about it, feuding with 155’s Donald Cerrone and champ Rafael dos Anjos. However, UFC president Dana White recently revealed that McGregor told...