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Sep 11, 2016 6:57 am

Pro Fighters React to Stipe Miocic vs. Overeem

Last night, in the main event of UFC 203, Cleveland’s Stipe Miocic successfully defended the UFC heavyweight title by burying Alistair Overeem under a torrent of first-round punches. The champ’s incredible win, which saw him survive several savage Overeem strikes, dazzled not only the fans inside Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena, but many of the game’s premier...

Aug 28, 2016 12:41 pm

Pros react to Paige VanZant’s switch kick KO victory over Bec Rawlings

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant scored a beautiful second-round KO victory over Bec Rawlings on the main card of last night’s UFC on FOX 21 event in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. “PVZ” was able to land a switch kick to the head of Bec, which sent Rawlings crashing to the canvas. Here is how the MMA...

Aug 16, 2016 11:54 am

Dana White says Jon Jones did not take drugs everyone thought he took

When news broke that Jon Jones was pulled from his title fight with Daniel Cormier at UFC 200 for an Anti-Doping Policy violation, the MMA community was in total shock. With Jones going through the “full fair legal review process that is afforded to all athletes,” some potentially good news has come out for Jones....

Jul 19, 2016 1:42 am

Ovince Saint Preux: ‘When did you start taking PEDS Jon?’

Ovince Saint Preux was the last man to fight Jon Jones in the Octagon. Saint Preux did so on short notice as a replacement at UFC 197 after Daniel Cormier was forced to pull out of the fight with Jones due to an injury. Now, with the news of Jones testing positive for estrogen blockers,...

Jun 22, 2016 10:31 am

VIDEO | Stipe Miocic leads Cleveland Cavaliers championship parade

This past weekend, the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors in game 7 of the NBA Finals to win the NBA Championship and end the city’s 52 year streak without winning a major sports championship. On Wednesday the city held the championship parade for the team, which was led by none other than Independence,...

Jun 19, 2016 9:32 am

Pros react to Donald Cerrone’s TKO victory over Patrick Cote

Donald Cerrone scored an impressive TKO victory over former middleweight title challenger Patrick Cote as last night’s UFC Fight Night 89 event in Ottawa. Here is how the pros reacted to “Cowboy’s” big win: Ride em Cowboy!!!! — Cub Swanson (@CubSwanson) June 19, 2016 https://twitter.com/CubSwanson/status/744389364784861185 Cowboy opening up a lot of eyes with this performance....

Jun 7, 2016 12:41 am

MMA community reacts to the death of Kimbo Slice

Tragic and shocking news blazed over the Internet when it became known that Kevin Ferguson, better known as Kimbo Slice, died after being admitted to a hospital in Florida late Monday. The 42-year-old Internet sensation turned MMA star had an intimidating look and character that captivated the attention of people around the world, but the...

May 10, 2016 10:54 am

Carlos Condit is a white belt?

It is really hard to believe that Carlos Condit is a white belt, according to traditional Brazilian jiu-jitsu technical skills in the gi. With 13 submissions on his record, “The Natural Born Killer” has never trained in the gi, until now. Condit posted a statement on his Facebook page addressing his journey into the world...

Apr 23, 2016 7:35 pm

VIDEO | Yair Rodriguez picks up unbelievable head kick KO win over Andre Fili

Yair Rodriguez with one of the greatest knockouts ever. #UFC197https://t.co/4iXmE8EQPz — OddsShark (@OddsShark) April 24, 2016 The Pay-Per View portion of UFC 197 started with a bang as Yair Rodriguez scored an incredible head kick knockout win over Andre Fili. Rodriguez faked a right leg kick and then immediately launched into a left head kick...

Apr 23, 2016 3:26 pm

Rory MacDonald defends Conor McGregor: “He did the right thing”

Former UFC title challenger Rory MacDonald is preparing to fight the last bout of his current UFC contract when he headlines June’s UFC Fight Night 89 event in Ottawa opposite fellow top contender Stephen Thompson. According to reports, MacDonald and the UFC have not come close to reaching a new deal or contract extension. Rory...

Mar 30, 2016 8:27 am

Update: Jon Jones is still in jail, hearing set for tomorrow morning

We reported yesterday morning that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had turned himself in to the Albuquerque PD, this after he received five traffic citations that had violated his parole sentence. According to new reports from both Ariel Helwani and Marc Raimondi, “Bones” is still in jail and has a hearing in front of a...

Mar 21, 2016 11:39 am

MMA community reacts to Mark Hunt’s walk-off KO over Frank Mir

Mark Hunt delivered another one of his signature walk-off knockouts at UFC Fight Night 85 in Brisbane, Australia over the weekend. Hunt landed a thudding blow to former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir that sent him to the canvas. Hunt knew he didn’t need to follow up with more strikes seeing that Mir was out...

Mar 12, 2016 9:59 pm

Mark Hunt posts hilarious video ahead of UFN 85 fight with Frank Mir

In 7 days I take on Frank Mir, and nothing is stopping me.. Posted by Mark "Super Samoan" Hunt on Saturday, March 12, 2016 UFC heavyweight contender Mark Hunt will return to the octagon in the headlining bout of next weekend’s UFC Fight Night 85 card in Brisbane, Australia, when he squares off with former...

Feb 24, 2016 8:33 am

Conor McGregor’s coach points out important lesson from Rafael dos Anjos withdrawal

Yesterday Rafael dos Anjos withdrew from his UFC 196 lightweight title fight against Conor McGregor on March 5th due to a broken foot. Immediately there were several contenders campaigning to fill in against McGregor. Donald Cerrone, Anthony Pettis, Urijah Faber, and Nate Diaz all asked for the fight against McGregor, however Diaz ultimately filled the...

Feb 24, 2016 8:11 am

Conor McGregor’s coach predicts early finish against Nate Diaz

While Conor McGregor might have opened up as the betting favorite against Nate Diaz ahead of their welterweight scrap at UFC 196 on March 5th, his coach, John Kavanagh, thinks it will be an early finish. Diaz was given the fight after UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos was forced out of the bout with...

Feb 11, 2016 8:05 am

Unexpected rival takes shot at CM Punk following news of surgery

Talk about adding insult to injury, literally! CM Punk can’t seem to catch a break after announcing yesterday that he would be forced to undergo surgery for a herniated disc that had been bothering him. The announcement of the surgery came just days after Mickey Gall defeated Mike Jackson at ‘UFC Fight Night: Vegas’ on...

Jan 12, 2016 9:36 am

Holly Holm feels bad when beating her opponents, but not enough to let them win

Holly “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holm has a very kind heart, but just be aware that if you are matched up with her, she will hurt you. The UFC women’s bantamweight champion appeared on the MMA Hour on Monday and discussed her feelings on fighting, and her life-changing win to become the champion by knocking out...

Jan 9, 2016 1:12 pm

MUST SEE! Young Joe Rogan KO’s opponent in seconds with wheel kick in TKD match

[fbvideo link=LINK_TO_FB_VIDEO] The UnderGround Joe Rogan Series: The UFC color commentator, creator of the Joe Rogan Experience Podcast, and Black Belt in both no-gi and gi BJJ knocks out an opponent with a spin back kick in this footage from his early years as a Taekwondo prodigy. Posted by The Underground on Friday, January 8,...

Jan 4, 2016 9:29 am

Twitter reacts to jaw-dropping Lawler versus Condit match and decision

Just two days into 2016 and UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit already set the bar extremely high for “Fight of the Year.” See what people had to say about the grueling fight in which Lawler was awarded a split decision, but many thought could have gone either way. Oh man! — Randa...

Dec 28, 2015 9:51 am

Holly Holm is not shy on the idea of fighting Cyborg at 145

Fans had juggled the idea of what would happen in a fight between former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Invicta champion Cris Cyborg for quite some time. The big issue for the dream match to happen was the difference in weight classes. Cyborg who fights at the 145-pound featherweight class would have to drop...

Dec 25, 2015 1:23 am

Twitter reacts to Anderson Silva versus Michael Bisping

The UFC released big news on Wednesday with the official announcement of former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva returning to the Octagon. Silva’s opponent UFC veteran Michael Bisping has already fired a shot at “The Spider” via twitter. Here is what others in the MMA community had to say on twitter regarding the announcement: Holy...

Nov 23, 2015 3:50 pm

Stann to Rousey: ‘Kick someone else’s butt, then fight Holm’

After the once thought unbeatable Ronda Rousey was dismantled by the new UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm, Dana White said that a rematch between the two would makes sense. However, there have been multiple UFC veterans that disagree with White. From UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, to former contender Chael Sonnen. Now former...

Nov 20, 2015 9:01 am

MUST SEE! Flying knee KO from bareknuckle Muay Thai fight

[fbvideo link=LINK_TO_FB_VIDEO] Nice Flying Knee.www.muaythaiauthority.com Posted by Muay Thai Authority on Monday, November 9, 2015 We’ve seen some spectacular flying knee knockouts in MMA, but this flying knee KO from a Muay Thai fight might be one of the best ones we’ve seen. UFC President Dana White was sharing his favorite flying knee knockouts of...

Nov 15, 2015 4:22 pm

Twitter reacts to Ronda Rousey’s brutal KO loss to Holly Holm

The main event of “UFC 193” will surely be talked about for months to come and could go down in mixed martial arts history as one of the greatest upsets to ever take place. A confident Ronda Rousey was prepared to step into the octagon and attempt to defend her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship once...