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Apr 9, 2016 12:21 pm

Luke Rockhold blasts Yoel Romero for failed drug test

UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold is never one to hold his tongue when it comes to his thoughts on other fighters. Recently, Rockhold and former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman have been trading verbal blows ahead of their UFC 199 rematch for the middleweight championship. Ahead of that fight, Rockhold has put former #1 contender...

Apr 5, 2016 9:30 am

VIDEO | Tim Kennedy chokes Steve-O unconscious

Recently during Steve-O’s stand-up comedy routine UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy ended up choking the ‘Jackass’ star unconscious. Unfortunately, being choked out was the least of Steve-O’s problems. After Kennedy choked him unconscious, he proceeded to drop Steve-O’s unconscious body to the ground, causing the Jackass star to hit his head on the floor and begin...

Apr 2, 2016 9:20 am

MMA community reacts to news of Daniel Cormier’s injury

Friday evening news broke that UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier had been injured during training, and would no longer be able to fight Jon Jones in the main event of UFC 197 on April 23rd. Understandably, the MMA community was gutted. Below you can see a compilation of reactions from fighters, and members of...


Mar 31, 2016 8:39 am

Breaking: Jon Jones released, receives new conditions for probation

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones appeared before judge Michael Martinez on Thursday morning, this in regards to his probation violation case which stemmed from being handed five traffic citations earlier this week. The pound-for-pound mixed martial arts kingpin had been in custody at the Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center since Tuesday morning. According...

Mar 23, 2016 1:57 am

Thrilled members from the MMA community react to New York’s MMA legalization

Tuesday was a historic day for sports. New York was the last state in the U.S. to have MMA outlawed, and the process to have that changed started on Tuesday when a bill to change the laws and regulate MMA in New York passed with a 113-25 vote. The bill now awaits the governer’s signature...

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 19, 2016 10:14 pm

VIDEO | Mark Hunt picks up walk-off 1st round KO

Walk off homerun knockout by @MarkHunt1974! #UFCBrisbane https://t.co/Gt1okMdt26 — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) March 20, 2016 In the main event of UFC Brisbane, veteran heavyweights Mark Hunt and Frank Mir clashed inside the Octagon. In typical Mark Hunt fashion, he picked up an incredible walk-off KO win over Mir, who was left dazed and confused...

Mar 19, 2016 1:08 pm

Nate Diaz’s coach: ‘The Diaz show vs. Conor McGregor part 2’

Earlier this week reports surfaced that the UFC was actively looking to book Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor II for UFC 200 in July. According to sources, both sides had verbally agreed to a welterweight bout on the July 9th card, however nothing was made official. With that being said, Diaz’s strength and conditioning coach...

Mar 17, 2016 2:16 am

Georges St-Pierre talks about ‘the biggest humiliation’ of his life

The mental aspect of fighting is just as important as the physical. Just ask former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre. “I became champion, I beat the greatest welterweight in the world back in the day that was Matt Hughes, who seems to be invincible back in the day and I beat him. So now I...

Feb 23, 2016 12:24 pm

Rumor: Nate Diaz gets Conor McGregor fight

Since it was revealed earlier today that Rafael dos Anjos had been forced out of his UFC 196 lightweight title fight with Conor McGregor due to a broken foot, the MMA community has been anxiously awaiting news of who Conor McGregor would fight. While Donald Cerrone, fresh off his UFC Pittsburgh win on Sunday, offered...

Feb 1, 2016 12:08 pm

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone wants to show Sage Northcutt ‘how to live’

There have been those who have criticized Sage Northcutt after his first professional loss and there have been those who have been supportive of the young UFC star. Fan favorite Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone has been one to give Northcutt support after his loss and is willing to go a step further and show the young...

Jan 19, 2016 8:18 am

QUICK TWITT: Fighters react to Cruz’s triumphant return

Sunday night in Boston Dominick Cruz had just his second fight in 4 years as he successfully defeated TJ Dillashaw to reclaim the UFC bantamweight championship. Following the fight, fighters took to Twitter to react to Cruz’s triumphant return. #andnew congrats @TheDomin8r , crush you are an inspiration. You never stopped believing. Congrats brother! pic.twitter.com/iL9EXxmNFX...

Jan 15, 2016 8:45 am

Jorge Masvidal and Luke Rockhold engage in Twitter beef

Jorge Masvidal and Tim Kennedy’s Twitter beef must not have been enough, because now ‘Gamebred’ is engaging in a cyber-feud with UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. Masivdal is trash talking middleweights due to the fact that he trains who Yoel Romero, who was the #1 contender at middleweight prior to it being revealed that he...

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...

Nov 24, 2015 7:30 am

Mayweather responds to Holly Holm’s claim as the ‘greatest of all time’

An affable relationship seems to be forming between UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and retired boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. The two were seen recently taking pictures together at the NBA game featuring the Warriors and the Clippers. Most recently at the Canelo versus Cotto match that happened over the weekend, Holm had the...

Nov 17, 2015 8:37 am

Cyborg responds to penis comments from Rogan & Hinchcliffe

Following UFC 193, where Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey, UFC commentator Joe Rogan did an episode of ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’ with comedian Tony Hinchcliffe. During the course of the podcast, the two comics took aim at Cris Cyborg, and made some pretty harsh jokes about her. Our transcription of...

Oct 19, 2015 1:29 pm

Dustin Poirier: I’m never going back to featherweight

Dustin Poirier feels like he has found his home at lightweight, and is feeling unstoppable. “The Diamond” spoke with Fox Sports recently on how his body is feeling at 155 pounds, and his outlook on the future. My last fight when I fought in New Orleans after the weight cut when I was down to...

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 9, 2015 1:47 pm

Matt Brown Goes Beastmode With 560Lbs Of Plates

550 pounds of plates on top of War Wagon and 35 pound Tomahawk Hammer workout with @OldSchoolGymOH pic.twitter.com/u51XNiLp40 — Matt Brown (@IamTheImmortal) October 9, 2015 UFC welterweight Matt ‘The Immortal’ Brown is busy training for his upcoming fight against Kelvin Gastelum and man, he looks ready. The Ohio based fighter is coming off of a...

Oct 5, 2015 1:00 am

Ladies! Get Your Sage Northcutt Fix HERE!

There’s a good reason why everybody from Anthony “Rumble” Johnson to Urijah Faber are singing their praises of UFC’s newest phenom Sage Northcutt. The nineteen year old has the potential to be the next big thing in the octagon and put his whole weight class on notice when he dominated and finished Francisco Trevino in...

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....

Sep 26, 2015 2:07 am

Chris Leben Stays In Touch With Fans While In Jail

Retired UFC fighter Chris Leben is currently serving out a 120 day jail sentence. It came about after he plead guilty to breaking into his ex-wife’s apartment back in June. Leben entered jail on Sept. 21 and has since been updating fans on his situation using his social media. He’s posted on Twitter and Facebook,...

Sep 14, 2015 10:43 am

‘Uncle Dana told me Tate didn’t get title fight because of Caraway’

Ronda Rousey and the UFC shocked the world when they revealed the champion’s next challenger would be Holly Holm, instead of top contender Miesha Tate. “Cupcake” was coming fresh off a one-sided unanimous decision win against Jessica Eye that supposedly earned her the shot at bantamweight gold. Rousey pulled the rug out from under the...

Sep 12, 2015 3:12 pm

Putin Grants Roy Jones Jr. Russian Citizenship

Back in August, boxer Roy Jones Jr. personally met with Russia’s Vladimir Putin and asked to be granted Russian citizenship. Well, it looks like Putin thought it was a great idea and it was announced on the Kremlin website that Putin had indeed granted the boxer what he asked for. The website, LifeNews.ru, said that...

Sep 2, 2015 12:47 pm

Cyborg Found New Inspiration To Make 135 From Holly Holm

It’s common knowledge that UFC bantamweights Miesha Tate and Holly Holm joined Invicta FC featherweight champ Cristiane Cyborg while they filmed the new movie, ‘Fight Valley.’ The three have been busy on social media sharing pictures of each other working on the film. Apparently they got pretty friendly with each other Holm even ended up...