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Aug 9, 2016 2:50 pm

Aisling Daly out of fight with Michelle Waterson

Unfortunate news surfaced this week that UFC women’s strawweight Aisling Daly has been forced out of her September 3rd fight with ‘The Karate Hottie’ Michelle Waterson. MMAJunkie broke the story, which reported that Daly was forced out of the fight with an undisclosed injury. The fight was set to take place in Hamburg, Germany, where...

Aug 9, 2016 1:38 pm

Conor McGregor claims he has gone 412 rounds with middleweights for UFC 202 camp

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has what he calls the biggest fight of his life coming up in just 11 days. “The Notorious” will get his chance to avenge his only loss in the UFC in a non-title welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz. McGregor posted a photo to social media saying, “Round four hundred and...


Aug 9, 2016 10:20 am

Will 23-year-old Mackenzie Dern become a bigger star than Ronda Rousey?

23-year-old Mackenzie Dern made her MMA debut at LFC 58 in July. The jiu-jitsu wizard put on a dominating performance for all three rounds of her fight with Kenia Rosas and ended up winning a unanimous decision. Dern is honing her MMA skills with former UFC lightweight champion and current Bellator star Benson Henderson at...

Aug 9, 2016 8:48 am

VIDEO | Rashad Evans training at Phuket Top Team in Thailand

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans is currently in the midst of a 2-fight losing streak that has seen him defeated by Ryan Bader and Glover Teixeira. Following his KO loss to Teixeira, a noticeably upset Evans stated that fighting used to come easy to him, causing many to wonder whether or not that...

Aug 9, 2016 8:38 am

Dan Henderson was ready to retire after Hector Lombard win

Back in June, MMA legend Dan Henderson picked up a spectacular highlight reel KO win over former Olympian Hector Lombard. Henderson landed a perfectly placed elbow in the moment that Lombard was trying to land a single leg takedown. After the win, many believed that the 45 year old would retire, however Henderson had other...

Aug 9, 2016 8:25 am

VIDEO | Eddie Alvarez taunts Conor McGregor, wants winner of Nate Diaz rematch

Since winning the UFC lightweight championship last month by knocking out Rafael dos Anjos, newly crowned lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez has remained adamant that he would like to fight the winner of UFC 202’s Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor rematch. On the heels of Conor McGregor catching heat from the WWE community for calling their...

Aug 9, 2016 8:11 am

VIDEO | Michael Bisping sends warning to Dan Henderson

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping is currently gearing up for his first title defense, which he will make against Dan Henderson in the main event of UFC 204 in Manchester, England on October 8th. Ahead of the fight, Bisping traveled to Phuket, Thailand, to work on his striking with Phuket Top Team. In the video...

Aug 9, 2016 8:04 am

Chris Weidman discusses “stupid” Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson fight

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman may be sidelined following neck surgery, which forced him out of his UFC 199 title fight with Luke Rockhold, however that hasn’t stopped ‘The All American’ from being extremely vocal in regards to his feelings towards the middleweight title picture. Last week, the UFC officially announced Michael Bisping would...

Aug 9, 2016 7:55 am

VIDEO | Cris Cyborg defeats Olympic wrestler in wrestling match

Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is generally known for her dominant Muay Thai striking. With that being said, a new video of Cyborg in a wrestling match against Olympic wrestler Aline Ferreira, who is competing at the 2016 Rio Olympics, shows that Cyborg also has an incredibly impressive ground game! Check out the video...

Aug 9, 2016 1:33 am

Rafael dos Anjos tells Conor McGregor if they fought at UFC 196, ‘you would be dead’

Could you imagine what would have happened if Conor McGregor fought Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight belt back in March like it was originally planned? Would Rafael dos Anjos still be holding the lightweight belt with a giant win over “The Notorious”? Would Conor McGregor be the UFC featherweight and lightweight champion? McGregor...

Aug 9, 2016 12:37 am

Brittney Palmer poses topless with some flowers in a behind the scenes photo

UFC Octagon Girl Brittney Palmer is one of the prettier faces that you’ll see in the Octagon. Check her out in her recent behind the scenes snapshot where she said, “Here comes the sun … #BTS #preview #2017 …” Here comes the sun … #BTS #preview #2017 shot by @nuneztrip MUA @mohawkmakeup styled by @alilevinedesign...

Aug 8, 2016 11:00 pm

Conor McGregor turned down 7-figure payday to train for Nate Diaz rematch

Conor McGregor famously stated one time that he is a UFC superstar not because of talent, but because he is “obsessed”. That obsession led to McGregor turning down a massive 7-figure payday to appear in the upcoming xXx movie starring Vin Diesel. McGregor was slated to appear in the film, however he decided to pull...

Aug 8, 2016 10:50 pm

John Kavanagh: There’s “no excuses” if Conor McGregor loses at UFC 202

After Conor McGregor was handed his first UFC loss at the hands of Nate Diaz back in March at UFC 196, the featherweight champ refused to make excuses for the loss, simply chalking the situation up to an “inefficient use of energy”. Ahead of the pair’s rematch at UFC 202 on August 20th, McGregor’s coach,...

Aug 8, 2016 10:10 pm

Dominick Cruz verbally destroys Cody Garbrandt

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is fresh off a win over Team Alpha Male boss Urijah Faber, and could be looking to fight Faber’s protege, Cody Garbrandt. Garbrandt, who could potentially earn himself a title shot by defeating Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 202, has continued to call Cruz out in numerous interviews in an attempt...

Aug 8, 2016 5:20 pm

WWE star Sheamus attacks Conor McGregor on twitter

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor made a lot of WWE wrestlers and fans upset with his comments criticizing nearly all the WWE athletes. Conor McGregor didn’t change his tune after the backlash from many WWE wrestlers again tweeting, “I didn’t mean no disrespect to the @wwe fans. What I meant to say was that I’d...

Aug 8, 2016 2:23 pm

Cody Garbrandt has a pissing match with random twitter user

There is a time and a place for everything and social media seems to be the best place where fans and haters alike can connect and sometimes get a reaction from those that are viewed at a larger scale in the eye of the public. Team Alpha Male’s Cody Garbrandt held no punches back when...

Aug 8, 2016 1:47 pm

Conor McGregor trashes former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos

Crazy to think of where things would be at if the now former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor had fought like they were originally scheduled to at UFC 196. Dos Anjos pulled out of the fight with McGregor less than two weeks before they were scheduled to fight...

Aug 8, 2016 1:18 pm

Ben “Killa B” Saunders cut from the UFC?

Despite going 3-1 in his second run in the UFC, it looks like Ben “Killa B” Saunders may have been cut by the UFC for the second time in his professional MMA career. According to Treasure Island Resort & Casino, the TUF veteran is scheduled to compete at Fight Night at the Island on September...

Aug 8, 2016 12:14 pm

Coach John Kavanagh predicts Conor McGregor to beat Nate Diaz in round four

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been training for what he calls the most important fight of his career. Leading up to the rematch with Nate Diaz, McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh says that this camp has been a game changer for “The Notorious.” “We’ve been following that pattern now for what feels like a long...

Aug 8, 2016 11:18 am

VIDEO | On This Day: Anderson Silva in the Matrix vs. Forrest Griffin

Former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva has put on some of the most entertaining performances we have seen in the UFC. On August 8, 2009, Silva went up to the light heavyweight division to take on former UFC champion Forrest Griffin and put on another highlight performance. Silva dodged Griffin’s shots with ease and caught...