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Feb 24, 2016 8:24 am

MMA world reacts to Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz announcement

Yesterday evening UFC President Dana White appeared on SportsCenter to make the announcement of Nate Diaz filling in for Rafael dos Anjos against Conor McGregor at UFC 196. Immediately social media went wild in anticipation of the fight. Below is a compilation of members of the MMA community reacting to the fight. . @thenotoriousmma vs...

Feb 15, 2016 6:24 pm

Will the UFC start promoting Aljamain Sterling more now that he has re-signed?

It seems like many of the MMA media outlets want to get undefeated bantamweight Aljamain Sterling’s name out there, but are lacking any help from the UFC. Even UFC color commentator Joe Rogan is puzzled why Sterling has not gotten a bigger marketing push from the UFC. The 26-year-old from New York dubbed “The Funkmaster”...

Feb 11, 2016 11:24 am

MUST SEE LOL! The UFC’s dramatic story of Sage Northcutt

Check out this hilarious fan-made GIF video! It has all the elements and characters that make for an unbelievable UFC drama. LOL! Reddit user craigross87 nailed this one on the head: So Dana has his “golden kids” – the fighters that he’s given the most favoritism and promotion in the last few years – Conor...

Feb 3, 2016 11:59 am

EXCLUSIVE | Mike Winkeljohn talks coaching strategy, Holm’s win, and more!

Famed MMA coach Mike Winkeljohn was nominated for ‘MMA Coach of the Year’ for the Fighter’s Only World MMA Awards. The awards show goes down February 5th from The Venetian in Las Vegas, and ahead of the show we took the opportunity to talk with Coach Winkeljohn to get some insight into the mind of...

Feb 2, 2016 9:28 am

PHOTO | Unbelievable McGregor-Aldo tattoo

WOW! Last week we saw a dedicated MMA fan who had an entire tattoo sleeve dedicated to the UFC, complete with Bruce Buffer, an Octagon girl, gloves touching, and a Las Vegas sign. This McGregor-Aldo tattoo is certainly one of the coolest and most unique UFC tattoos we’ve seen. The pieces were done by award...

Jan 31, 2016 9:39 am

The Man Who Defeated Ronda Rousey

When you watch auto racing, it’s a marvel of technology and science combined with the a driver with raw skills that blend in a winning combination that can only be achieved with teamwork. Mike Winkeljohn and Holly Holm are that perfect combo. Mike Winkeljohn (in auto terms) is the crew chief and master strategist when...

Jan 30, 2016 9:40 am

‘2016 World MMA Awards’ Coach of the Year nominee- Mike Winkeljohn

The 2016 World MMA Awards go down February 5th in Las Vegas. The awards show gives fans a chance to show their appreciation for fighters, apparel brands, ringcard girls, promotions, and especially coaches. As MMA fans we have a great appreciation for the fighters that put everything on the line to entertain us, while pursuing...

Jan 26, 2016 11:24 am

Miesha Tate on Conor Mcgregor: ‘Genius in his own right’

Miesha “Cupcake” Tate had the best seat in the house at the UFC 197 press conference when she sat next to “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. She had a live and upfront look at the ‘lyrical poet’ who engaged in verbal mastery, as most expected he would. Ariel Helwani on MMAHour grabs the quote: “It’s kind...

Jan 23, 2016 10:01 am

Josh Barnett Video: Scarf Hold Chest Choke | Rothwell vs Barnett

“The Warmaster”  #8 Josh Barnett is back in octagon action at UFC Fight Night New Jersey against #7 Ben Rothwell. Barnett was last seen headlining a FOX card against “Big Country” Roy Nelson which ended in a unanimous decision for Barnett.  His fight before that was almost two years prior and ended in a KO...

Jan 16, 2016 7:01 am

Rare KO Video: Young age – Sage Northcutt in Russia – You will lose

Sage Northcutt started his martial-arts journey at the age of 4 years old.  At the age of 9 was the youngest person ever to be on the cover of Sport Karate Magazine.  ‘Super’ was also inducted in the Black Belt Magazine Hall of Fame in 2012. With 77 world karate championships under his belt,  Northcutt...

Jan 8, 2016 6:43 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson training with Ido Portal

Since footage emerged prior to UFC 194 of Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson working with movement expert Ido Portal, fans have been anxiously awaiting more footage of the trio working together. In this new video we can see the men training together in the sand, and then see footage of the master Ido Portal himself...

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...

Dec 28, 2015 12:22 pm

Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson is the P4P #1: Highlight Video

The P4P king is here!  So where are the flower bearers and trumpets sounding off the kings arrival?  Well Johnson’s timing to take over that list of fighters seems a little premature.  Or is it? Johnson is currently riding a 9 fight UFC win streak, and hasn’t lost a fight since 2011 by the hands...

Dec 25, 2015 4:41 pm

PHOTOS | MMA community celebrates Christmas

Today many fighters celebrated Christmas, and as can be expected many of them took to social media to show how they will be spending the day. Check it out: Holiday cheers from The Nogs! 🎁🎄 #UFCXmas pic.twitter.com/0OG2CkfsWj — UFC (@ufc) December 24, 2015 Have you been Notorious or Nice? 🎅🏽👊🏽 @TheNotoriousMMA #UFCXmas pic.twitter.com/KxQvnxnsIX — UFC (@ufc) December...

Dec 18, 2015 10:31 am

WATCH! Is the UFC making a mistake by potentially letting Aljamain Sterling go?

Undefeated bantamweight and former Cage Fury Fighting Championships champion Aljamain Sterling may be on the road to testing free agency. Sterling successfully fought last week with a second-round submission win over Johnny Eduardo at UFC Fight Night 80. Sterling posted a video of his post-fight celebration with the caption reading, “When the @UFC calls your...

Dec 16, 2015 11:16 am

Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor: Is he worth the millions?

Lorenzo Fertitta is a entrepreneur that has a vision.  Back in 2001 Dana White called up his old childhood buddy about an investment deal and the rest is history.   Having the ability to visualize the “what if” scenarios and orchestrate the master plan according as planned is a feat not just for the organization,...

Dec 15, 2015 8:54 am

Former UFC champion Chris Weidman releases statement after losing at UFC 194

It was the night of fallen champions and the rise of new ones on Saturday night at UFC 194. The middleweight division crowned a new king as Luke Rockhold put a beating on Chris Weidman ending the fight with a TKO referee stoppage in the fourth round. Weidman who suffered his first loss in his...