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Dec 23, 2015 7:57 am

Nick Diaz: “GSP was on Steroids”

Nick Diaz is ready to get back in the octagon and it has nothing to do with a stolen 10 grand bike, legal marijuana or even the amount of fighter pay that younger brother Nate Diaz will receive for his victory over Michael Johnson. Most  MMA fans are have been waiting for a possible return...

Dec 23, 2015 7:22 am

Jose Aldo’s Coach: I’ll dye his hair blond to get an immediate rematch

It’s been 10 days since one of the largest UFC events of the year if not in history went down in Las Vegas at UFC 194. Jose Aldo was ruthlessly KO with a counter left that dropped the former champ in the first frame. Controversy surrounds the possible rematch of McGregor vs Aldo with speculation...

Dec 23, 2015 6:14 am

Tim Kennedy forced to turn down Lyoto Machida fight

Last month Tim Kennedy revealed that he would be finally returning to the Octagon. With that being said, Kennedy didn’t give an opponent or date for his return, just that he would be coming back to fight PED users and TRT abusers. Now, according to MMAJunkie Kennedy has been forced to turn down a February...

Dec 23, 2015 1:27 am

600-pound UFC veteran Emanuel Yarbrough passes away at age 51

On September 9, 1994, Emanuel Yarbrough stepped his way into the Octagon and would be immediately engrained into UFC history. The sumo wrestler who weighed in at 616 pounds for his fight at UFC 3 passed away at age 51 on Dec. 12. “The Gentle Giant” would be the largest fighter to ever grace the...

Dec 22, 2015 5:51 pm

Cerrone opens up about second loss to Dos Anjos

This past weekend in the main event of UFC on FOX 17 Donald Cerrone fought Rafael Dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship in what was a highly anticipated rematch. Unfortunately for Cowboy he was stopped in the first round by strikes, falling 0-2 to Dos Anjos, and having his 8-fight win streak snapped in...

Dec 22, 2015 1:14 pm

Aldo’s coach discusses return after “lucky” punch at UFC 194

At UFC 194 Conor McGregor defeated Jose Aldo via KO to claim the UFC featherweight championship. McGregor landed his signature left hand counter to put Aldo away, something Aldo’s coach believes was actually lucky. Following the bout there was much speculation as to whether or not Aldo would retire, and whether or not Conor McGregor...

Dec 22, 2015 1:20 am

Two fighters from UFC on FOX 17 receive indefinite medical suspensions

Following the UFC on Fox 17 event that went down at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida on Saturday, two fighters received indefinite medical suspensions. On Monday, the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation released the full medical suspension list to MMA Fighting as follows: C.B. Dollaway: Suspended indefinitely pending CT scan and doctor’s...

Dec 21, 2015 4:04 pm

Brutal Beginnings of the UFC: Fighting for a Generation

Fighting for a Generation re-lives the brutal early days of the UFC, when Royce Gracie and his unstoppable jiu-jitsu tore through the tournament. With the UFC on the biggest stage in MMA many of us who witnessed the early 90’s matches were truly brutal.  Heavy reform of the sport took place in the late 90’s...

Dec 19, 2015 8:40 pm

UFC on FOX 17 post-fight bonus report

Last night fight fans saw an action packed card from Orlando Florida topped off by Rafael Dos Anjos’ quick 1st round TKO win over Donald Cerrone to retain the UFC lightweight championship. Following the bout UFC exec Dave Sholler hosted the post-fight press conference, where the post-fight bonuses were announced. They are as follows: Fight...

Dec 19, 2015 7:21 pm

REPLAY! Rafael Dos Anjos TKO’s Donald Cerrone

In the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Orlando’ Rafael Dos Anjos defended his UFC lightweight championship against Donald Cerrone by picking up an impressive 1st round TKO win. The win snapped Cowboy’s 8-fight win streak, and marked the first title defense for Rafael Dos Anjos. Following the win, Dos Anjos called out Conor McGregor,...

Dec 19, 2015 1:27 pm

Video Sage Northcutt Goes Back to School: Just for Kicks and Flips!

Sage Northcutt has all the reason to be jumping, kicking and flipping for joy. The 19 year old prospect from Katy TX recently winning his second UFC fight and brought his record to (7-0 MMA) after defeating Cody Pfister. “Super” has made comments about possibly going up to welterweight but has made no definitive plans...

Dec 18, 2015 9:51 am

GRAPHIC! Worst injury in MMA history?

[fbvideo link=LINK_TO_FB_VIDEO] A battle tragically stopped by a shocking injury.. A battle tragically stopped by a shocking injuryMehr Videos auf Fitness Workouts & ExercisesPrograms www.workoutbox.net Posted by Fitness Workouts & Exercises on Tuesday, December 8, 2015 This has to be arguably one of, if not the single most horrific injury in MMA history. From what...

Dec 17, 2015 11:15 pm

Fedor’s ‘surprise’ opponent officially announced

Two weeks out from the RIZIN New Year’s Eve card, the promotion finally announced the opponent for Fedor Emelianenko. The previous talk of Fedor facing Jaideep Singh (1-0 MMA) fizzled out after initial reports, but it was announced that Singh is, in fact, Fedor’s opponent. RIZIN announced the match late Thursday at a news conference....

Dec 17, 2015 10:10 am

TBT Photos | Cormier and Rockhold reminisce on days as Strikeforce champs

Luke Rockhold and Daniel Cormier have both come a long way since their days as Strikeforce champions. Cormier claimed the vacant UFC light heavyweight championship earlier this year after Jon Jones was stripped of the title. Rockhold on the other hand just captured the UFC middleweight championship from Chris Weidman this past weekend at UFC...

Dec 17, 2015 1:21 am

Jon Jones welcomes Yoel Romero to Jackson Wink MMA

Yoel Romero’s uncanny strength and power helped him overcome “Jacare” Souza at UFC 194 in a close split-decision fight that could have Romero fighting for the title in his next appearance. Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones sees a bright future for the UFC middleweight and holds him in high regard. A fan asked Jones...

Dec 16, 2015 8:01 pm

Aldo’s coach responds to Rogan & Schaub’s ‘deflated’ comments

At UFC 194 UFC commentator Joe Rogan caught some fire for comments he made when he believed his microphone was muted, when in reality it wasn’t. Rogan stated that Aldo looked ‘deflated’ and ‘soft;. Following the bout, Rogan and Brendan Schaub spoke on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast to discuss Aldo’s physique, where Rogan pointed...

Dec 16, 2015 2:38 pm

Nate Diaz committed to climbing lightweight rankings

Nate Diaz hasn’t been inside the Octagon in over a year, however this Saturday he will make his return at UFC on FOX 17 against #6 ranked Michael Johnson. While Diaz hasn’t fought frequently since 2013, he is now committed to climbing the lightweight rankings and pursuing a title shot. He spoke to UFC.com to...

Dec 16, 2015 9:36 am

McGregor’s manager refutes Werdum’s claims that McGregor wanted to train at Kings MMA

Prior to UFC 194, UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum revealed that Conor McGregor’s manager reached out to Kings MMA to ask if McGregor could train there. McGregor ultimately won the fight via KO in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Now, McGregor’s manager has refuted Werdum’s claims that McGregor ever tried to...

Dec 16, 2015 9:11 am

Rogan and Schaub discuss why Aldo’s body looked different

At UFC 194 Jose Aldo was KO’d by Conor McGregor in just 13 seconds to lose the UFC featherweight championship, ending his 10 year unbeaten streak, and his nearly 5 year title reign in the UFC. After the bout, Aldo was understandably heartbroken backstage. During the fight, Joe Rogan left his mic on, and he...

Dec 15, 2015 12:13 pm

WATCH! Hughes haunted by loss in final fight

Former UFC champion Matt Hughes hasn’t fought since 2011, when he dropped a KO loss to Josh Koscheck at UFC 135. While Hughes has remained an active figure in the MMA world, in a recent interview with UFC Hall of Fame member Frank Trigg he admitted that he’s haunted by the fact that he lost...

Dec 15, 2015 11:33 am

Paige VanZant : Not just a cheerleader anymore huh?

Sometimes a loss may seem at the moment the worst feeling in the world. But if you think about that amount of extreme excruciating emotional suffering at that very moment compared to all the amount of time you have to pick yourself up after a loss, in many ways a loss can turn out to...

Dec 15, 2015 11:28 am

UFC FN 80 medical suspensions: Namajunas facing 6 month layoff

Thursday night in Las Vegas Rosa Namajunas put on an impressive performance to hand Paige VanZant her first loss. VanZant took quite a beating in the fight, however it was Namajunas who is facing the lengthy layoff after the fight. MMAFighting has the full list of medical suspensions: Rose Namajunas: Requires x-ray of left hand...