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Dec 9, 2015 1:00 pm

Frankie Edgar shares his thoughts of Jose Aldo being an underdog against Conor McGregor

Even though former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has his own fight against Chad Mendes that isn’t getting as much media hype this week, he still hasn’t pushed away the reporters when asked about the featherweight championship fight between Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar. Edgar spoke with MMA Noise on his thoughts on Aldo being...

Dec 9, 2015 8:55 am

McGregor taunts Aldo: ‘I have spies in your camp’

Ahead of their UFC 194 scrap on Saturday night, Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor have continued to lob insults and accusations at one another. This one however, may be the icing on the cake because of what it means if it’s actually true. Conor McGregor spoke during the latest episode of UFC 194 Embedded, to...

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...