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Aug 12, 2016 8:58 am

UFC offered Georges St-Pierre superfight in Toronto

Until recently, there was no word on whether or not Georges St-Pierre would actually return to the Octagon. The former welterweight kingpin had been on an indefinite hiatus from the Octagon since his controversial 2013 split decision win over Johny Hendricks. In the years following the fight, rumors of St-Pierre returning to the Octagon continued...

Aug 12, 2016 8:48 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor and Ido Portal reunite for balance training

With just over a week to go until UFC 202, where Conor McGregor will look to avenge his March 5th loss to Nate Diaz, McGregor and movement coach Ido Portal have reunited for some training. The footage was captured by The Mac Life as part of McGregor’s training camp vlog series leading up to the...

Aug 12, 2016 8:24 am

VIDEO | Robin Black: UFC 202 – Nate Diaz breakdown

With just over a week to go until Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor step into the Octagon for their highly anticipated rematch in the main event of UFC 202 on August 20th, take a look at Robin Black’s brilliant breakdown. Black released the breakdown in two parts, with the one above being for Nate Diaz....

Aug 12, 2016 8:00 am

VIDEO | Eddie Alvarez gets into verbal feud with Khabib Nurmagomedov fan

Prior to UFC 201, newly crowned UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez appeared at a fan Q&A alongside UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes. During the course of the Q&A session, Alvarez was asked about a fight with #1 contender Khabib Nurmagomedov, who has called out Alvarez countless times since he won the UFC lightweight championship...


Aug 12, 2016 7:47 am

Fabricio Werdum officially gets new opponent for UFC 203

Earlier this week it was revealed that Ben Rothwell was forced out of his UFC 203 scrap with former heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum due to an injury. With just over a month until UFC 203, many were wondering which heavyweight would step in on short notice to fight the former champ, who is looking to...

Aug 12, 2016 1:59 am

Anthony Johnson gets a reality check, says he will never get his fight with Jon Jones

Former UFC title contender Anthony Johnson was once scheduled to face Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight title. That all got scrapped when Jones was arrested after being involved in a hit-and-run accident and then was suspended from the UFC and stripped of his title. With Jones most recent debacle of testing positive for...

Aug 12, 2016 12:39 am

Georges St-Pierre doesn’t want ‘a free pass’ like Brock Lesnar

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre has announced that he has started the process to be tested by USADA so that he can be eligible to fight in the UFC once again. While basically all athletes fighting in the UFC need four months of testing done by USADA to be eligible to fight, WWE superstar...

Aug 12, 2016 12:31 am

VIDEO | WWE releases official video of superstars responding to Conor McGregor

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor made a lot of WWE wrestlers and fans upset with some harsh comments he directed at basically all the WWE’s professional wrestlers. The WWE released an official video recapping some of their superstars responding to “The Notorious” and his comments. Cathy Kelley takes you through what some of the professional...

Aug 11, 2016 7:27 pm

VIDEO | Diaz brothers jump Conor McGregor in hilarious animated video

With just over a week to go until UFC 202, where Conor McGregor will look to bounce back from his March loss and defeat Nate Diaz, a funny video has resurfaced. Prior to the pair’s first meeting in the main event of UFC 196, Nate Diaz famously called Mcgregor’s movement training with Ido Portal “touch...

Aug 11, 2016 2:36 pm

Conor McGregor estimates UFC 202 camp has cost him around $300,000

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been “obsessed” over his rematch with Nate Diaz. With his chance for redemption against Diaz coming at UFC 202 on August 20, “The Notorious” hasn’t been taking his camp for the rematch lightly. “With gyms, cars, transport, flights, accommodations — I’d estimate we’re talking a $300,000 camp here,” McGregor...

Aug 11, 2016 1:22 pm

Jon Jones takes plea deal in drag racing case

Prior to UFC 200, news surfaced that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had been pulled over in Albuquerque, New Mexico and handed 5 traffic tickets. Included in the list of tickets was one for drag racing, something Jones vehemently denied. The same week, video surfaced of the encounter starting from the point where...

Aug 11, 2016 10:44 am

UFC 203 change, former champ Fabricio Werdum needs new opponent

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum was scheduled to fight Ben Rothwell at UFC 203 in Cleveland, Ohio. However, Werdum will need a new opponent now that Rothwell has suffered a knee injury and has been forced to withdraw from the bout, according to sources confirmed by MMA Junkie on Thursday. A member from Rothwell’s...

Aug 11, 2016 9:57 am

Georges St-Pierre tiptoes around answering if he would ever fight Conor McGregor

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre announced that he has started the process to be tested by USADA so that he can be eligible to fight in the UFC again. With his intent to fight and prove his dominance, many are wondering who GSP will be fighting. In a recent interview with Bloody Elbow, “Rush”...

Aug 11, 2016 9:40 am

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley didn’t want to promote UFC 201 during fight week

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor caught quite a bit of criticism prior to UFC 200 for refusing to attend press-related events. Ultimately, McGregor was pulled from the event for refusing to fulfill his media obligations. Interestingly enough, in the wake of UFC 201, newly crowned UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley revealed that he didn’t want...

Aug 11, 2016 9:11 am

VIDEO | Girl vs. guy living room fight ends with someone getting choked out

There is a time and a place for everything, and there is also knowing when to walk away from a sketchy situation. When a bunch of your guy friends are egging you on to go head-to-head in a match against a girl, you should probably take a step back and wonder why it’s all happening....

Aug 11, 2016 8:59 am

VIDEO | Urijah Faber randomly drug tested at 6am

USADA has been known to appear on fighter’s doorsteps bright and early at 6am for random drug testing. The latest fight to be woken up by the U.S. Anti-Doping agency is none other than former UFC bantamweight title challenger Urijah Faber, who returns to the Octagon to fight Jimmie Rivera at UFC 203 on September...

Aug 11, 2016 8:50 am

Michael Bisping: USADA comes in, now I’m world champ

Back in June, UFC veteran Michael Bisping stepped into the Octagon on short notice to fight Luke Rockhold for the UFC middleweight championship. Bisping went on to shock the world as he knocked out Rockhold just minutes into the first round to win the middleweight championship. Since then, the champ has been booked to defend...

Aug 11, 2016 8:13 am

Chael Sonnen ready to put friendship aside for Nick Diaz fight?

Just several weeks ago, former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen, and MMA veteran Nick Diaz, both celebrated the end of their suspensions. Sonnen was suspended 2-years for a pair of failed drug tests back in 2014 prior to his scheduled fight with Vitor Belfort. After it was revealed that he failed the drug tests, Sonnen...

Aug 10, 2016 8:28 pm

Brock Lesnar’s case put on agenda at next NSAC meeting, Jon Jones left out

Since it was announced that Brock Lesnar had failed a pre-fight and fight night drug test, there has been much speculation as to when Lesnar would appear in front of the NSAC regarding his case. In addition, many are wondering when former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will appear in front of the NSAC...

Aug 10, 2016 7:55 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor doing positional sparring ahead of UFC 202

With just over a week to go until UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor steps into the Octagon at UFC 202 in an attempt to avenge his March 5th loss to Nate Diaz, the featherweight champ has been working on his grappling. McGregor has spent the better part of his training camp in Las Vegas at...

Aug 10, 2016 2:31 pm

Georges St-Pierre breaks down Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz I

In just over a week, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will step into the Octagon to square off in a highly anticipated welterweight rematch. The fight has the MMA community split in two over who they believe is going to win the fight, with some thinking that Diaz will once again defeat McGregor given that...

Aug 10, 2016 2:24 pm

Georges St-Pierre: Fighters also at fault for low pay

The issue of fighter pay is one that always brought up in MMA. In recent times, the issue has been more prevalent given the UFC’s apparel deal with Reebok, which Vitor Belfort even compared to slavery. With news of former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre stating that he is ready to make his UFC return,...