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Jul 23, 2015 3:06 am

Dana White Did A Q&A On Twitter––It Did Not Go Well

Perhaps it wasn’t the best time for UFC president Dana White to hold a late night Q&A with fans on Twitter. With the recent firing of veteran cutman a lot of fans have been very vocal about their displeasure with how the promotion is handling a lot of issues and a lot have claimed to...

Jul 23, 2015 12:01 am

Paige VanZant Shows Off Natural Beauty

UFC strawweight superstar Paige VanZant is a fan favorite and always brings it in the octagon. She also brings it outside of the octagon, on social media. VanZant is one of the fighters that stays active online, sharing updates and behind-the-scense photos for the fans. VanZant’s recent picture shows her enjoying some relaxing time out...

Jul 11, 2015 6:49 am

Cormier: ‘McGregor’s The Biggest MMA Fighter In The World’

“Ronda Rousey is the biggest star in the UFC, across all platforms. She’s a movie star. Conor McGregor is the biggest MMA fighter in the world. I will say that without question, because of what he’s done, not only with his mouth but also with his skill inside the Octagon.” That’s what UFC light heavyweight...

Jul 7, 2015 11:25 am

DC Told Gustafsson Their Fight Was Delayed, This Is How He Responded

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will have to put off his first title defense a little longer, while he deals with a lingering knee issue. Cormier talked about the situation with MMAMania, and said when he told his opponent, Alexander Gustafsson, that they would have to delay the fight, he reacted like this: “I...

Jul 7, 2015 8:28 am

Al Iaquinta : ‘I Want To Slam My Head On The Desk’

UFC lightweight Al Iaquinta has now gone from fighting Bobby Green, to fighting Gilbert Melendez, to now fighting no one. Yesterday news surfaced that Melendez had failed a drug test from UFC 188 and will be suspended for a year. The UFC pulled him from his fight with Iaquinta scheduled for July 15 and now...

Jul 7, 2015 12:17 am

Miesha Tate Shows Off New Reebok Sports Bra

UFC bantamweight fighter Miesha Tate was in attendance for the UFC/Reebok uniform unveiling in New York and helped model some of the new gear. One big topic discussed at the press conference was the time spent focusing on new gear for the women UFC fighters, specifically, new sports bras and fight shorts. Now, we have...

Jul 5, 2015 1:00 pm

Cormier vs. Gustafsson Title Fight Delayed due to Injury

Daniel Cormier’s first UFC Light Heavyweight Championship defense was slated to take place in September, but an injury will prevent him from defending the title that soon. Alexander Gustafsson will have to wait for his opportunity to fight for the gold once again. The injury was confirmed by MMA Junkie with sources close to the...

Jun 30, 2015 1:37 pm

REPORT! Jose Aldo Delays Training, Puts Off Decision To Fight McGregor

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo was scheduled to train today, and see how he felt. Then make a decision as to whether he was good to go for his UFC 189 scrap with challenger Conor McGregor. Now, it looks like that decision won’t be happening…yet. Guilherme Cruz sent out a tweet saying that the fighter...

Jun 23, 2015 11:18 am

Miocic Explains Explicit Tweet After Werdum Beat Velasquez

“I was kind of upset a little bit. You know, I put my time in, I fought top ranked guys the last couple fights. I built myself up to come up to that level and get my shot at the title, you know and it really upset me that a guy would just jump me...

Jun 22, 2015 10:27 am

Al Iaquinta Plans to ‘Dominate’ Gilbert Melendez

After Bobby Green was forced to pull out of his fight with “Raging” Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night 71, Iaquinta’s future on the card was in question. Enter: Gilbert Melendez. Melendez, seeking redemption for his loss to Eddie Alvarez at UFC 188, signed the contract and is set to face Iaquinta on July 15,...

Jun 20, 2015 8:18 pm

Miocic: ‘I deserve the title shot more than Arlovski’

  “It was a good fight, both were going at it – Werdum came out on top. Y’know, I’m looking to get a shot now for my title shot. So it’s great, it’s between me and him [Arlovski], it’s a 50/50 chance but hopefully I get a better chance than him. Y’know, he’s a great...

Jun 12, 2015 9:51 am

Cormier Joins Media To Snap Pics Of Fighters

It’s not everyday you see a UFC champion jostling for position with the media in order to get pictures of other UFC fighters. That’s the scene depicted in the picture below, posted by Daniel Cormier. It’s a pretty funny image to see. Chances are he was trying to get a good shot of his friend...

Jun 10, 2015 12:45 pm

VanZant Spends Reebok Money On A New Whip

UFC starlet Paige VanZant is having fun spending that Reebok money. The UFC strawweight is one of a few UFC fighters who have signed a special deal with the shoe and apparel brand, a decision that brought a lot of controversy with it. VanZant is not the champion of her division and when she signed...

Jun 9, 2015 7:14 am

Matt Mitrione: ‘Split-Second Decision Cost Me The Fight’

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione is probably his biggest critic, especially when it comes to his recent loss in the octagon, this past Saturday. Mitrione went up against Ben Rothwell at UFC Fight Night 68. Like most fights on the card, this one didn’t last very long. Most expected Mitrione to keep the fight on the...

Jun 8, 2015 6:21 pm

Cathal Pendred Slams Joe Rogan on Biased Commentary

Cathal Pendred has, for some reason, become one of the most criticized fighters in the mixed martial arts community. The finger-pointing began after his bout with Sean Spencer at UFC Fight Night 59 in January when the fight’s pace slowed down severely in the final round. Unbeknownst to Pendred, UFC commentator Joe Rogan was talking...

Jun 7, 2015 9:12 am

Twitter Reacts to Hendo’s 1st Round KO Win Over Boetsch

Dan Henderson may be 44 years old, but he can still pack one hell of a punch! Hendo stepped into the octagon last night as the underdog against Tim Boetsch and was able to prove the bookies wrong after a 28 second knockout victory. Check out what UFC fighters had to say about Henderson’s 1st...

Jun 6, 2015 10:49 am

Urijah Faber Will Not ‘Whine’ About The Reebok Deal

Plenty of UFC fighters have come forward expressing their thoughts on the UFC/Reebok deal. Like most controversial talking points, there are those who responded positively and those who have not. A lot of fighters are revealing that they will lose a lot of money with the new deal and some fighters are saying they will...

Jun 3, 2015 5:39 am

Iaquinta: ‘Bobby Green’s Not Very Intelligent’

UFC lightweight Al Iaquinta (‘You booing me?!’) is set to fight Bobby Green in his next fight. Green spoke up and had some things to say about Iaquinta in a recent interview. Now, Iaquinta is speaking out in response, saying that everyone just sees Green as the guy who talks a lot, and he doesn’t...

May 24, 2015 4:21 pm

‘I’m The Champ, I Didn’t Disqualify Myself Like Jon Jones Did’

Daniel Cormier stepped into the octagon and dominated the only obstacle standing in his way of the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship: Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. Jon Jones was originally slated to fight at UFC 187, however legal troubles forced him out of the fight and ultimately cost him his position as champion. Jones was stripped of...

May 22, 2015 10:49 am

D.C. vs. “Rumble” Side-By-Side Full Stats Comparison

After several face lifts and card changes, the main-event for “UFC 187” is finally set and it is for the vacated UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Olympic wrestler Daniel Cormier will be stepping into the octagon to face original challenger and heavy-hitter Anthony “Rumble” Johnson! Check out UFC.COM‘s full statistical breakdown of their matchup before they...

May 21, 2015 11:57 am

D.C.: Don’t feel sorry for Jon Jones, Feel Sorry For The Pregnant Lady He Hit

Many fighters, like Chris Weidman, have come out and said that they could have easily been in the position of Jon “Bones” Jones. Daniel Cormier, however, is sick and tired of hearing about people feeling sorry for Jones and hopes that the attention will soon be directed at the situation he allegedly caused. During a...

May 21, 2015 11:53 am

Usher’s Got Skills! Watch The Pop King Flow — WATCH!

Pop/R&B icon Usher has the moves to make the ladies swoon while he is on stage, but people don’t know he has the moves to duke it out with the best in the world as well. Atlanta’s Usher is a known staple at one of MMA’s top camps, Team Blackhouse, where he trains under the...

May 20, 2015 10:30 am

Cormier Blasts Bader For Trying to Jump Line to get Title Shot

Jon “Bones” Jones’ run in with the law may have thrown a monkey wrench in plans for “UFC 187” and his bout with Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, but it certainly brought the light heavyweight division back to life. After it was announced that Jones was arrested, Cormier mentioned he waited patiently for his phone to ring...

May 18, 2015 7:23 pm

Stipe Miocic Is Ready For The Champ: ‘I Want A Shot At The Title’

  UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is ready to fight for the title after his impressive performance against Mark Hunt. Miocic beat Hunt up before stopping him in the fifth round and now believes he has done enough to get the next crack at the heavyweight crown. Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will fight first and...

May 14, 2015 10:00 am

HAPPY BIRTHDAY URIJAH FABER!

Happy birthday to “The California Kid”! Urijah Faber will be celebrating his 36th birthday today just days away from fighting Frankie Edgar at “UFC Fight Night 66”. Unfortunately for him, he probably won’t be eating any birthday cake until after the bout! If he is able to secure a victory over Edgar this Saturday on...

May 13, 2015 6:05 pm

Miocic: Hunt Actually Told the Referee He Was ‘Fine’

We learned a lot from the main-event of “UFC Fight Night 65”. Stipe Miocic proved to the rest of the heavyweight division that not only did he have what it takes to go five rounds with a former champion, but he was able to finish Mark Hunt. Mark Hunt also proved that while he may...

May 13, 2015 6:04 pm

Johnson Thinks Cormier Will be a Tougher Opponent Than Jones

UFC 187 underwent several facelifts before the final card was released, but Anthony “Rumble” Johnson seems to be prepared for whoever Dana White and the UFC stick in front of him. He was originally scheduled to face Jon “Bones” Jones for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship, but Jones’ recent run in with the law forced...