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May 4, 2016 7:41 pm

TJ Dillashaw vs. Raphael Assuncao possible for UFC 200

It’s been just 4 months since TJ Dillashaw lost the UFC bantamweight championship to Dominick Cruz in Boston in January, but it appears as though the former champ is looking to return to the Octagon sooner rather than later. According to Megan Olivi, Dillashaw could wind up fighting on UFC 200 on July 9th against...

May 3, 2016 9:23 am

PHOTO | Is Luke Rockhold nursing injury ahead of UFC 199?

UFC 199 is rapidly approaching on June 4th. The event is an absolutely stacked one, and will be headlined by a middleweight title fight between Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman as they have their highly anticipated rematch. I In addition, Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber will have their trilogy fight in the co-main event for...

May 3, 2016 8:30 am

PHOTO | Luke Rockhold nursing injury ahead of UFC 199?

UFC 199 is rapidly approaching on June 4th. The event is an absolutely stacked one, and will be headlined by a middleweight title fight between Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman as they have their highly anticipated rematch. I In addition, Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber will have their trilogy fight in the co-main event for...

Apr 29, 2016 11:42 pm

PHOTO | UFC title holders 5 years ago today compared to now

It’s undeniable that the landscape of the UFC has changed drastically. While fighters such as Jon Jones have remained dominant, fighters such as Georges St. Pierre and Anderson Silva no longer hold UFC titles. In addition, a new era of dominant fighters have emerged, such as UFC flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson. In addition, the UFC...


Apr 28, 2016 10:31 am

How will UFC 199 fighters be affected by new CSAC weight-cutting rules?

UFC 199 takes place on June 4th at The Forum in Los Angeles with two title fights taking place as Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman fight in their immediate rematch and Dominick Cruz defends his belt against Urijah Faber in their career rubber match. UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn also makes his return...

Apr 14, 2016 10:22 am

Report: Dan Henderson to be put on UFC 199 card

Dan Henderson was fully prepared and ready to fight Lyoto Machida this weekend at UFC on FOX 19. Unfortunately, “Hendo” learned on Wednesday that he would not be fighting at all. News broke that Machida declared the usage of a banned substance during an out-of-competition sample collection last week and would not be allowed to...

Apr 13, 2016 1:34 pm

UFC posts UFC 199 BJ Penn vs. Dennis Siver photo

On Tuesday, news broke that UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn will be making a return to the Octagon against Dennis Siver at UFC 199 on June 4th. The bout will take place at 145 pounds in the featherweight division at The Forum in Los Angeles. The UFC just posted a promotional photo of...

Apr 12, 2016 8:59 am

BJ Penn vs. Dennis Siver set for UFC 199

Former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion BJ Penn (16-10-2) will return to the octagon this summer when he squares off with Dennis Siver (22-11 MMA) in a featherweight bout at June’s UFC 199 pay-per-view event in Inglewood, California. UFC officials just made the announcement. “The Prodigy” will return to the octagon for the first time since...

Apr 11, 2016 11:58 am

VIDEO | Urijah Faber implying T.J. Dillashaw was on steroids while at Team Alpha Male

Urijah Faber has some big accusations against former teammate T.J. Dillashaw. In a recent interview on the “The Herd,” Faber and UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz were in a verbal war ahead of their upcoming title fight at UFC 199. Cruz questioned Faber’s opponents saying that he hasn’t fought the best fighters in their division...

Mar 27, 2016 8:00 am

PHOTO | Urijah Faber and Rafael dos Anjos hanging out in Maui

Urijah Faber is currently gearing up for his UFC 199 trilogy fight with bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz on June 4th, however the MMA veteran is currently in Maui enjoying the beach. Coincidentally, Faber ran into UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos on the beach as well. Faber pointed out that dos Anjos was “hobbling” on...

Mar 25, 2016 9:42 pm

Demetrious Johnson explains why he won’t move up to bantamweight

Demetrious Johnson has remained the only flyweight champion in the history of the UFC, and while there has been talk of ‘Mighty Mouse’ potentially moving up to bantamweight for a rematch with champion Dominick Cruz, a permanent move to 135 isn’t something Johnson is interested in. The flyweight kingpin spoke to Fox Sports: “Big fights...

Mar 18, 2016 9:00 am

TJ Dillashaw “pretty pissed” Urijah Faber got title shot

After Dominick Cruz returned to the Octagon in January, and defeated T.J. Dillashaw to reclaim the UFC bantamweight championship he never lost, there was much speculation as to whether Dillashaw would be getting an immediate rematch given how close the fight was. After the bantamweight championship was wrapped around Cruz’s waist, it didn’t take long...

Mar 17, 2016 2:07 pm

Jeremy Stephens bashes Renan Barao on Twitter

This week it was revealed that former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao would be going up to featherweight to fight Jeremy Stephens on May 29th. While the reports have yet to be officially confirmed by the UFC, Jeremy Stephens took to Twitter today to start a war of words with Barao, also revealing that the...

Mar 5, 2016 10:35 am

VIDEO | ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference highlights

Yesterday the UFC previewed several of their upcoming events, and announced several new fights including Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III, Rory MacDonald vs. Stephen Thompson, and more. Of course, things got heated between several fighters, specifically Jon Jones & Daniel Cormier, Luke Rockhold & Chris Weidman, and Dominick Cruz & Urijah Faber. You can...

Feb 12, 2016 8:50 am

RELENTLESS! TJ Dillashaw puts Conor McGregor’s fans on blast

It appears that TJ Dillashaw wasn’t kidding earlier today when he said that he was done being respectful. Dillashaw proceeded to put UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz on blast while campaigning for a rematch against ‘The Dominator’. Now, in a new Instagram post, Dillashaw took aim at Conor McGregor’s fans in the caption of a...

Feb 6, 2016 8:36 am

Pic This! Nick & Nate Diaz with Urijah Faber: Protectors of Northern Cali

Protectors of nor-cal da diaz brothers! @natediaz209 @nickdiaz209 A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Feb 6, 2016 at 1:24am PST Las Vegas was the scene where MMA celebrated this years World MMA award winners for their vital impact on the sport of MMA today. Nick Diaz and younger brother Nate Diaz take a...

Feb 6, 2016 8:02 am

Results from ‘2016 World MMA Awards’

Last night the 2016 World MMA Awards went down in Las Vegas at The Venetian. The event, which was hosted by MMA veteran Urijah Faber, was a memorable one that even saw Conor McGregor throw some verbal jabs at UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum. The event was also a big one for UFC women’s bantamweight...

Feb 1, 2016 8:56 am

Pic This – Urijah Faber: Inducted to Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame

What an honor. Thank you Sacramento for adding me to the Sacramento Hall of fame! Humbled to be along side so many amazing athletes. Proud to rep our community! A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Jan 31, 2016 at 12:47am PST Another accomplishment in the books for “The California Kid” Urijah Faber this...

Jan 26, 2016 8:14 am

Dillashaw: Why does Faber deserve a title shot?

Earlier this month in Boston Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship in just his 2nd fight in 4 years. Despite the lengthy layoff, Cruz put on a spectacular performance that saw him pick up a split decision win over TJ Dillashaw. Many believed that the decision was a controversial one, and that Dillashaw should...

Jan 22, 2016 1:20 pm

WATCH! ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ – The Thrill and the Agony (Preview)

This past Sunday in Boston Dominick Cruz returned to the Octagon for just his second fight in 4 years. Cruz’s return was a triumphant one as he defeated TJ Dillashaw via split decision to reclaim his UFC bantamweight championship. Shortly after his win, Cruz found himself being called out by nemesis Urijah Faber. Above, you...

Jan 21, 2016 2:06 pm

Coach: Dillashaw loss was good for Renan Barao

This past Sunday Dominick Cruz returned to the Octagon for just his second fight in 4 years as he reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship after picking up a split decision win. Following Cruz’s win he found himself being called out by nemesis Urijah Faber, and there was much speculation as to whether or not Faber...

Jan 20, 2016 9:51 am

Pound for Pound Rankings: Making Moves – UFC’s best of the best –

After every event one of the hot topics that come up in conversation and end in debate is, who’s the top ten elite in the UFC?    Rest assure we’ve got the list to strengthen your argument. The biggest mover and shaker that is back on the p4p rankings is Dominick “The Dominator” Cruz after...

Jan 20, 2016 9:26 am

Matt Brown verbally destroys Artem Lobov on Twitter

UFC welterweight Matt Brown has earned a reputation for being one of the toughest fighters on the UFC roster. During his stint on The Ultimate Fighter season 7 Forrest Griffin even went as far as to state “If Chuck Norris was a human being and not an evil alien robot he would be Matt Brown.”...

Jan 20, 2016 8:20 am

Ludwig slams Faber: he doesn’t even deserve a top 5 guy

Since Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship on Sunday night in Boston there has been much speculation as to who he would defend his title against first. While many felt that the fight with Dillashaw was close enough to warrant an immediate rematch, Urijah Faber played the role of the opportunist and called out...

Jan 20, 2016 12:55 am

T.J. Dillashaw calls out Joe Rogan for bias commentating

Many people who watched the UFC bantamweight title fight between Dominick Cruz and T.J. Dillashaw on Sunday can agree that the fight was extremely close. Cruz ended up winning a split decision to reclaim the belt from Dillashaw in a competitive five-round fight Dillashaw poured his feelings out in an Instagram post talking about the...

Jan 18, 2016 10:47 am

WATCH! TJ Dillashaw Octagon Interview, says he felt he won the fight decisively

Check out former UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw talk about his fight at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston against the newly crowned champion Dominick Cruz. Dillashaw says he felt he decisively won the fight, but two of the three judges scored the fight in favor of Cruz. Do you think that T.J. Dillashaw won...