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Dec 7, 2015 9:24 am

Chael Sonnen on McGregor Interview: “The secret to success is failure”

There has been a great deal of buzz about the largest event in UFC history. Chael Sonnen gives his ideas on the headliner. MMAFighing captures the quotes. “I have never seen a fight of this magnitude where both guys are so scared that they’re going to lose,” Sonnen told Submission Radio. “Every time you have...

Dec 6, 2015 9:02 am

Scarface vs Mystic Mac: Fighter picks!

With only six days left for the largest UFC event to hit Las Vegas, who better to ask for the opinions of the fighters who share the octagon with the brightest stars who will shine on December 12, in Las Vegas NV at MGM Grand Garden Arena.  MMAMania polled the pros for answers. Light Heavyweight,...

Dec 1, 2015 10:53 am

Conor McGregor sends a ‘wake up’ message to Jose Aldo

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor and reigning featherweight champion Jose Aldo are set to unify the belts at UFC 194 on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor sent a message to Aldo via his social media. Mcgregor posted a picture of himself looking like he was just done with a training session saying,...


Nov 30, 2015 12:18 pm

McGregor to Jon Jones: “Once a champ, always a champ”

The man who is set to face Jose “Scarface” Aldo Jr. at UFC 194 is known for his bold, in your face abrasiveness that makes you want to root against him or for him. That part of the “bigger than life” persona that fans around the world are intrigued with or outright turned off by...

Nov 29, 2015 9:04 pm

Frankie Edgar vs Chad Mendes: TUF 22 Finale Headliner

Chad “Money” Mendes is set to face Frankie Edgar on December 11th at Madison Square Garden arena in Las Vegas, NV. “Money” fired verbal shots back at Edgar defending his stance that he wasn’t fighting just for money. Mendes (17-3 MMA) will need a win against Edgar to maintain his spot amongst the elite featherweights....

Nov 23, 2015 5:43 pm

Holly Holm video: “Live” on Kelly & Michael, Strahan Gets Taste of Holm Head Kick

With an introduction to mainstream media, occasional fans and hardcore fanatics alike watched across the world as Holly “Preachers Daughter” Holm was introduced as “The New WFC Women’s Champion.” What Ripa lacked in announcing “The New UFC Women’s Champion” properly, she scored points for “willingness” with her own head-kick attempts on Strahan. A potential matchup...

Nov 20, 2015 10:24 am

BJ Penn sends words of encouragement to Ronda Rousey

Since Holly Holm put a brutal beating on Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 this past weekend, fans have been quick to criticize the former champ. On the other hand numerous iconic fighters such as Mike Tyson, George Foreman, Floyd Mayweather, and now our very own BJ Penn, have been sending words of support to Rousey....

Nov 19, 2015 3:43 pm

This Weekend’s Main Event: Magny vs Gastelum

By Joe “JD” David   This Saturday’s UFC main event headliner, airing on FOX Sports 1 from Monterrey, Mexico will dictate who will be next to face Top 10 opposition.  #15 ranked Kevin Gastelum is ready and willing to prove that he belongs in the elite and stacked welterweight division.  A decisive victory will set...

Nov 18, 2015 11:36 am

White recounts visiting Jedrzejczyk, Letourneau and Rousey in hospital

UFC 193 was an action packed night of fights. Specifically the co-main event and main event. In the co-main event Joanna Jedrzejczyk went to war with Valerie Letourneau for 25 minutes to defend her UFC women’s strawweight championship. In the main event Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey to capture the...

Nov 18, 2015 7:19 am

Carlos Condit has a message for everyone bashing Rousey

Since Ronda Rousey was knocked out by Holly Holm at UFC 193 on Saturday there has been much criticism of the former champ from fans. On the other hand, we have seen a tremendous amount of support for Rousey from fighters including Floyd Mayweather, Mike Tyson, George Foreman, and more! Now, former UFC interim welterweight...

Nov 9, 2015 10:15 am

BREAKDOWN! Does Letourneau Have a Shot at Beating “Joanna Champion”?

Valerie Letourneau has the odds stacked against her this weekend at “UFC 193”. All eyes will be on her and Joanna Jedrzejczyk when they clash in the co main-event for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship, and fans are making it clear who they think will walk out with their hands raised. Based off statistics alone,...

Nov 5, 2015 12:57 pm

Anthony Johnson doesn’t think Cormier has earned enough to make demands

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has made a couple things clear holding the title. He wants some time off, and that he does not want to fight Jon Jones at his hometown in New York. Recent opponent of Cormier in Anthony Johnson says that the champ hasn’t earned the right to call for a...

Oct 26, 2015 12:29 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 76’ Reebok Pay: Main Eventers make combined $5,000 sponsorship money

Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to Ireland this past weekend with what was expected to be a stacked card with “UFC Fight Night 76”. “Irish” Joe Duffy and Dustin Poirier’s main event scrap was pulled from the card due to an injury Duffy suffered just days before the fight and Stipe Miocic’s heavyweight bout with Ben...

Oct 26, 2015 11:30 am

‘I took 6 years off from sparring’

Robbie Lawler is the perfect example of “never say never”. Fans were ecstatic to see “Ruthless” make his return at “UFC 157” in 2013 where due to the fact that he always gave them a show. Even though his run in Strikeforce was less-than-stellar, fans knew they would always get an exciting scrap when Lawler...

Oct 24, 2015 4:35 pm

Twitter reacts to Louis Smolka’s submission win over Paddy Holohan

In the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ Louis Smolka walked into hostile territory and defeated Ireland’s own Paddy Holohan in front of his hometown crowd. Twitter immediately went wild afterward, and we have compiled the best reactions for your viewing pleasure. Time for the #UFCDublin Main Event! @PaddyHolohanMMA vs @LastSamuraiUFC LIVE on @UFCFightPass pic.twitter.com/4v7Z6vj2yT —...

Oct 21, 2015 8:16 pm

Fighters react to Joseph Duffy’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ withdrawal

News broke Wednesday afternoon that Joseph Duffy had been forced off of the ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ card due to a concussion sustained during training. The UFC offered his opponent, Dustin Poirier, the opportunity to fight Norman Parke instead, however Poirier declined the fight. Conor McGregor, who defeated Poirier last year, also offered to step...

Oct 19, 2015 2:12 pm

Undefeated Cody Garbrandt reveals who he wants next

Undefeated Cody Garbrandt is ready to test himself against the top competition in the UFC’s bantamweight division. Garbrandt who is 2-0 in the UFC and an overall record of 7-0 with six finishes, spoke with Ariel Helwani on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour. “[My next fight will be] hopefully in January,” Garbrandt said. “[The UFC...

Oct 18, 2015 7:59 am

WATCH! “GGG” knocks out Lemieux in the 8th round

Longer #GGG TKO Highlight pic.twitter.com/MGOL6EgeUY — ZombieProphet (@ZProphet_MMA) October 18, 2015 All eyes were on Gennady “GGG” Golovkin on October 17th as he took center stage at Madison Square Garden in New York City for his fight with David Lemieux. With Floyd Mayweather retired from the ring, all eyes are on Golovkin to carry the...

Oct 15, 2015 11:11 am

UFC on FOX 17 Line Up Complete — Here It Is

The UFC lightweight title will be on the line on Dec. 19 at Amway Center in Orlando, Fla., when champ Rafael dos Anjos looks to defend his belt for the first time against the dangerous Donald Cerrone at UFC on FOX 17. This event is set up to be quite the night of fights. Even...

Oct 14, 2015 12:11 pm

Whoa! Hilarious Photoshop That Trumps All (NSFW)

UFC’s newest rising star Sage Northcutt already has fighters calling him out and slamming him. Fellow UFC lightweight Kevin Lee recently went off on Northcutt, calling him a ‘rich privileged white boy’ who’s getting favoritism from the UFC and said love to fight him so he can give him the shortest UFC career ever. Well,...

Oct 13, 2015 1:13 pm

Sage Northcutt: ‘Ronda Is Amazing, But I’d Carry Myself Different’

UFC newcomer Sage Northcutt has exploded since his debut win and it seems like a day hasn’t passed where his name wasn’t in the headlines. The new lightweight has been praised by many and also called out by a fighters looking to put him in his place. In a recent interview on MMAJunkie Radio, Northcutt...

Oct 11, 2015 5:25 am

Bellator champ: ‘Warren deserves a longer suspension for failed drug test’

The self-proclaimed “Baddest Man on the Planet” Joe Warren’s plans for a run at Bellator’s bantamweight championship were pushed to the side after he failed a drug test for marijuana. Now, Marcos Galvao is left opponent-less once again for his fight at Bellator 144. Eduardo Dantes was originally supposed to fight Galvao at Bellator 144,...

Oct 7, 2015 6:53 am

Paul Daley Petitioning For Major Kickboxing Match

Current Bellator MMA welterweight Paul Daley has his eye on gold, but not just MMA gold. The top 170-pound Bellator fighter is at the top of the division and has said before that he wants to win the title before a big rematch with Josh Koscheck takes place. However now he’s added a new goal...

Oct 4, 2015 8:49 pm

Official In Charge Of Ranking UFC Fighters Shames Woodley In Gross Public Rant

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s ranking system is one of the most confusing of its kind in professional sports. The rankings are generated by a voting panel of media members who are asked to vote on who they feel are the top fifteen fighters within their divisions. Third ranked Tyron Woodley was expected to clash with...

Oct 3, 2015 6:38 am

Dana Doesn’t Ignore, And He Also Doesn’t Think Caraway Wants To Fight This Guy

Well if you’re UFC bantamweight Bryan Caraway, this probably won’t make you feel very good. Caraway’s been called out a bunch recently, mostly for not accepting fights, or turning them down. From Aljamain Sterling to Urijah Faber, there’s been a lot of shots thrown at the fighter who many know as Miesha Tate’s significant other....

Oct 2, 2015 9:57 am

Rose Namajunas: ‘I Don’t Mind Fighting Friends’

Saturday night in Houston, TX, UFC 192 goes down and despite a little shake up at the last-minute, with Johny Hendricks vs. Tyron Woodley being canceled, there’s still plenty of fights to be excited about. For example, a strawweight scrap between TUF 20 alum Rose Namajunas and Angela Hill. Their fight will take place on...

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,...