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Aug 12, 2015 8:25 am

‘Jon Jones Could Be Heavyweight Champion’

UFC welterweight contender and fan favorite Matt “The Immortal” Brown believes that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones is pretty much untouchable inside the UFC’s octagon. The UFC’s #5 ranked welterweight (Brown) was recently on the GreatMMADebate podcast where he discussed the idea of Jon Jones becoming the UFC’s heavyweight champion, his words:...

Aug 10, 2015 12:48 pm

Dos Anjos wants to welcome ‘chicken’ McGregor to lightweight

Conor McGregor has always had a bullseye on his back due to the ratings and viewership he brings with him. Whether his fights took place on Fight Pass or FOX Sports 1, his fans and haters ALWAYS followed. However, now that he is the UFC interim Featherweight Champion and the reports are saying he is...

Aug 7, 2015 8:45 am

Sara McMann vs. Amanda Nunes Removed From UFN 73 Prelims

  It looks like UFC bantamweights Sara McMann and Amanda Nunes, who will fight on Saturday night in Nashville, won’t be doing so on the FOX Sports 2 prelims like they were scheduled to. Instead officials have moved the bout up to the FOX Sports 1 main card, which kicks off at 10PM ET. The...

Aug 7, 2015 7:02 am

Sara McMann: ‘I’m The One To Dethrone Rousey’

Despite having lost her first fight with Ronda Rousey via first-round TKO, former Olympic wrestler Sara McMann (8-2 MMA) still believes she will be the one to dethrone the undefeated champ. Here is what McMann had to say during a recent interview with Fox Sports: “Any time I lose, I want revenge,” McMann told FOX...

Aug 7, 2015 6:58 am

Aldo: ‘I’m going to run over McGregor’

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo was forced to pull out of last month’s UFC 189 event headliner opposite Conor McGregor because of a rib injury. The longtime featherweight title holder spoke to Fox Sports at last weekend’s UFC 190 event in Brazil, where he discussed the difficult decision to pullout of UFC 189 and the...

Aug 7, 2015 6:46 am

Fight Night Nashville: Open Workout Highlights

‘Watch Ovince Saint Preux, Glover Teixeira, Dustin Ortiz and Scott Holtzman as they work out for the media, and give you insights into their upcoming bouts this Saturday at Fight Night Nashville on FOX Sports 1.’ ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction [ooyala code=”w2aHFwdjr22EEGhgac8QJfRqzUOarSwy” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=“640″ height=“360″ auto=”true”]

Aug 7, 2015 1:57 am

New Striking Footage Of CM Punk Released — Will He Make It?

CM Punk’s almost ready guys! Sort of. He talked to FOX Sports about his eventual debut and gave basically the same answers he always gives, saying he doesn’t want to rush it and he also doesn’t want to take to long. The video did provide some new footage of him hitting pads and grappling. What...

Aug 3, 2015 2:00 am

Shogun Rua Responds to “Rampage” Jackson’s Callout

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua put on a winning performance against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira this past weekend at “UFC 190” and is already being called out. Once again, it’s a former PRIDE rival looking for revenge. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson recently took to Instagram to respectfully call Shogun out: Nothing but respect for @shogunoficial but this is one...

Jul 28, 2015 10:07 am

Rousey’s Plan: ‘Beat Bethe, Tate, Film Movie, Beat Next Chick’

  UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has her sights set on the future and in fact already has a gameplan set out for after she beats Bethe Correia. Rousey told FOX Sports that she wants to beat Correia, then Miesha Tate, then film a movie, then come back and beat whoever is next. Check it...

Jul 28, 2015 10:05 am

Tom Lawlor’s Epic Conor McGregor Weigh-In Plan Was Shut Down By Reebok

UFC light heavyweight Tom Lawlor is known her his entertaining weigh-ins and walkouts. Unfortunately, with the new Reebok deal, which forces all fighters to wear only Reebok gear during fight week, those are now a thing of the past. Still, Lawlor planned on working with the new rules and still giving the fans a good...

Jul 25, 2015 7:10 am

Castillo: ‘Win Or Lose I’m Always Getting Extra Checks’

“You look at the payroll that comes out on whatever outlet publishes them, there’s something missing. What they don’t publish, is what we get on the back end, because they don’t know those things. I get checks on the back end and it doesn’t matter if I lose or get knocked out or win, I...

Jul 25, 2015 6:42 am

‘Renan Barao Will Move Up A Weight Class’

  “I wasn’t very impressed with his performance against (Mitch) Gagnon and I think he actually looked worse. I don’t know if it’s the mental stuff getting to him or cutting too much weight, but I’m going to show that I’m a little too fast for him and he’s a little too slow and he’ll...

Jul 23, 2015 8:44 am

Dana White: ‘There’s No Such Thing As Diluting The Product’

The UFC is scheduled to hold a total of 45 events in this the 2015 calendar year. With that said, UFC President Dana White doesn’t foresee a decline in the number of events the organization will host each year. In fact, Mr. White believes there will be a demand for even more events going forward:...

Jul 23, 2015 6:14 am

Weidman Pulls D.C. Into Epic Tweet Beef With Rockhold

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman and UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier just can’t resist taking jabs at each other on Twitter. In a recent back and forth, Weidman responded to a fans Tweet, talking about how Cormier shouldn’t talk crap about Weidman. The middleweight champ responded and then it was on from there. Check...

Jul 22, 2015 10:37 am

TJ Dillashaw: ‘I’m Going To Finish Barao Faster This Time’

“I see myself finishing the fight a little faster. It’s a huge advantage for me for multiple reasons. Not only does it affect the body carrying too much weight — he gasses out in fights — I’ve been training at the weight I’ll fight. “I’m concentrating on the fight, not fighting the scale. There’s added...

Jul 20, 2015 5:00 pm

WATCH! Dillashaw Talks Barao Rematch, McGregor’s Antics, and More

TJ Dillashaw is set to defend his UFC Bantamweight Championship against Renan Barao in their highlight anticipated rematch this weekend on FOX. Dillashaw breaks down his upcoming fight, talks about McGregor’s antics and why he didn’t blame Jose Aldo for pulling out of UFC 189. Check out the video above! Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate...

Jul 18, 2015 9:12 am

UFN Glasgow Results: Ilir Latifi Puts Stringer Out With One Punch

Light heavyweights Illir Latifi and Hans Stringer went at it in the third fight on the FOX Sports 1 prelims. So, Latifi probably only threw a few punches in the fight, but that’s all he needed. Stringer pressured Latifi back and to the cage. With his back on the cage Latifi shot forward with a...

Jul 16, 2015 9:43 am

Frank Mir: ‘It Would Be An Honor To Fight Fedor’

Frank Mir added another amazing finish to his highlight reel at last night’s UFC Fight Night event in San Diego, when he floored Todd Duffee with a brutal left hand in the opening round of their main event fight. The former UFC heavyweight champion has fought a legendary list of heavyweights during his MMA career...

Jul 16, 2015 5:27 am

Fight Night Glasgow: Open Workout Highlights

‘Hear from UFC stars Michael Bisping, Thales Leites, Ross Pearson and Evan Dunham ahead of their bouts this Saturday on FOX Sports 1 in Glasgow. Also check out each fighter’s workout highlights.’ Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting the fight’

Jul 15, 2015 6:00 pm

UFN 71 Results: Rani Yahya Does Just Enough To Pull Out Split Decision

UFC bantamweights Masanori Kanehara and Rani Yahya fought in the second fight on the FOX Sports 1 prelims. Yahya came out on fire. He threw what looked like a flying knee, then went right into a takedown. He got Kanehara down against the cage. Kanehara worked hard to get up, but Yahya kept him down....

Jul 15, 2015 10:19 am

Holly Holm Opens Up About Jon Jones

UFC bantamweight Holly Holm will fight Wednesday at UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Duffee, when she takes on Marion Reneau. Holm is also a teammate of former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. While doing press for her upcoming fight, she talked to FOX Sports about Jones: “I think Jon’s always been a really supportive...

Jul 15, 2015 7:43 am

Chris Weidman Takes A Jab At Cormier: ‘He’s Eating Chicken, I’m Training’

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman plans on going up to light-heavywight to ‘get more competition’ in the future. Weidman told FightHype.com that his longterm goal is to go up in weight class and dominate there. He also mentioned that Daniel Cormier, the 205 champ, is running because he knows he’s coming. “I’m tryna go up...

Jul 15, 2015 7:26 am

‘McGregor’s No Brock Lesnar’

That’s according to UFC heavyweight Frank Mir, who fights tonight in San Diego against Todd Duffee. Mir told FOX Sports that as big as McGregor has become, he still isn’t as big as Brock Lesnar and UFC 100. “Everybody talks right now about Conor McGregor, how big Conor McGregor is. I don’t think any of...

Jul 12, 2015 7:24 pm

Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber Set to Coach Next Season of “Ultimate Fighter”

As the 21st season of “The Ultimate Fighter” reaches its end, UFC announced the coaches for the next season of the reality show. Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber will be the coaches of the 22nd season of “The Ultimate Fighter”. Faber and McGregor will not be fighting at the end of the season; They are...

Jul 12, 2015 2:00 pm

“The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians Finale” Results

It has been a busy weekend in the world of UFC! Less than twenty-four hours removed from the biggest event of the year, the stars of “The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilains” will be settling the score in tonight’s finale. Hayder Hassan and Kamaru Usman are set to duke it out in the finals of...

Jul 10, 2015 12:33 pm

Conor McGregor And Urijah Faber Involved In Backstage Altercation

Things got a little physical between Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor before the UFC 189 weigh-ins. FOX Sports caught footage of them running into each other. It looked friendly at first, then McGregor touched Faber’s head and the two grabbed each other. Two onlookers separated the two before anything else happened. Check...