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Jan 2, 2017 5:50 am

New champ Cody Garbrandt fires back at TJ Dillashaw

Last Friday, in the co-main event of UFC 207, undefeated 25-year-old Cody Garbrandt delivered a shocking upset, capturing a unanimous decision over Dominick Cruz to win the UFC bantamweight crown. As the new champion, Garbrandt must now set his sights on the many dangerous contenders in the bantamweight division – none of whom are more...

Jan 1, 2017 4:33 pm

Bantamweight champ Cody Garbrandt discusses his UFC 207 win over Dominick Cruz

Last Friday, in the co-main event of UFC 207, undefeated 25-year-old Cody Garbrandt picked up one of the biggest upsets of 2016 by capturing a unanimous decision win from dominant bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz. In the moments after this win, the new champ sat down for a post-fight press conference with the media. According to Garbrandt,...


Jan 1, 2017 4:11 pm

VIDEO | Jon Fitch hints at retirement, cites “funny reading” on brain MRI

Jon Fitch Post Fight Interview #WSOFNYE pic.twitter.com/xyyLWBdp19 — #WSOFNYC (@MMAWorldSeries) December 31, 2016 On New Years Eve, World Series of Fighting (WSOF) made their debut in New York City with WSOF 34. Though the card didn’t generate quite the same buzz as the UFC’s November debut in the city, it was a big one all...

Jan 1, 2017 3:26 pm

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey’s mother wants her to retire after her 48-second loss at UFC 207

In November of 2015, MMA superstar Ronda Rousey was unplugged by a second-round Holly Holm head-kick. It took over a year to happen, but in the main event of last Friday’s UFC 207, the former champ finally returned to the Octagon to redeem herself, when she took on reigning women’s bantamweight queen Amanda Nunes. Unfortunately for...

Jan 1, 2017 2:40 pm

VIDEO | Cody Garbrandt gets mural in Sacramento after bantamweight title win

Check out the @cody_nolove painting by Sacramento legend @garibaldiarts we had this pre-made to celebrate Cody's victory with a unique Champion shirt @torque1_net so proud of this guy! Broken hearts and hand grenades #nolove A post shared by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Jan 1, 2017 at 12:06pm PST   Last Friday night, in the co-main...

Jan 1, 2017 2:33 pm

BREAKING | Tyron Woodley and Michael Bisping agree to 180-pound super fight in May

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping have agreed to fight each other at a catchweight of 180 pounds in May. Yes, you read that sentence correctly. The two champions crossed paths over the weekend, and for whatever reason, began negotiating the terms of a potential super fight. Their exchange can...

Jan 1, 2017 1:21 pm

LeBron James and Kobe Bryant offer support to Ronda Rousey after her loss

On December 30, in the main event of UFC 207, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion and transcendent MMA icon Ronda Rousey made her long awaited return to the Octagon. She did so against reigning bantamweight queen Amanda Nunes, in her first fight since she was turned off by a Holly Holm head kick in November...

Jan 1, 2017 12:25 pm

WSOF 34 results: all 4 champions retain their titles in New York City

On New Years Eve, Las Vegas based promotion World Series of Fighting touched down in New York City for their biggest card to date. Emanating from The Theatre at Madison Square Garden, this card was highlighted by a whopping four title fights, and appearances from a handful of notable UFC veterans. The first of these...

Jan 1, 2017 8:31 am

VIDEO | Thank You Edmond (Definitive 2016 Version)

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey suffered a shocking 48-second TKO loss to Amanda Nunes in the main event of UFC 207 on Friday night in Las Vegas. The loss marked Rousey’s second straight setback, as she was previously defeated by Holly Holm at UFC 193 in November of 2015 by way of a...

Dec 31, 2016 8:44 pm

VIDEO | Amanda Nunes went wild in her UFC 207 post-fight interview with Joe Rogan

Current UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes went wild during her UFC 207 post-fight victory speech with commentator Joe Rogan on Friday night in Las Vegas. “The Lioness” scored a shocking fist-round TKO victory over former title holder Ronda Rousey in the main event of UFC 207 on Friday night. Here is what “The Lioness”...

Dec 31, 2016 8:16 pm

VIDEO | Miesha Tate reacts to Amanda Nunes TKO victory over Ronda Rousey

Watch former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate breakdown the UFC 207 main event title fight between Amanda Nunes and Ronda Rousey. The Brazilian, Nunes, put on the finest performance of her career against “Rowdy”, battering the former champion with punches until the referee mercifully stepped in to stop the contest just 48-seconds in to...

Dec 31, 2016 7:48 pm

PHOTO | Amanda Nunes takes a major shot at Ronda Rousey following UFC 207 win

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes made her first title defense in the featured bout of last night’s UFC 207 event Las Vegas when she squared off with former division title holder Ronda Rousey. The Brazilian put on the finest performance of her career against “Rowdy”, battering the former champion with punches until the referee...

Dec 31, 2016 4:41 pm

Jon Jones has some advice for Ronda Rousey following her loss at UFC 207

Ronda Rousey (12-2 MMA) made her highly anticipated return to the octagon in the main event of last night’s UFC 207 fight card in Las Vegas where she challenged current UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes for the title she used to posses. Unfortunately for fans of “Rowdy”, the fight didn’t go her way whatsoever,...

Dec 31, 2016 11:25 am

Dana White: TJ Dillashaw is “probably” next for title shot at 135

Friday night in the co-main event of UFC 207, undefeated bantamweight prospect Cody Garbrandt stepped into the Octagon and put on the performance of a lifetime as he picked apart bantamweight kingpin Dominick Cruz, dropping the champ several times throughout the fight en route to a unanimous decision win to claim the UFC bantamweight championship....

Dec 31, 2016 10:42 am

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey corner-cam audio from UFC 207 fight

Here is the audio from last nights main event. Edmund was mic'd up during the fight. #UFC207 pic.twitter.com/tXgJCaOO3N — Nick Strickland (@BitaNick) December 31, 2016 In the main event of UFC 207, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey stepped into the Octagon against Amanda Nunes in a highly anticipated matchup for the women’s bantamweight...

Dec 31, 2016 10:30 am

PHOTO | Scorecards from the Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt fight

In the co-main event of UFC 207, Dominick Cruz stepped into the Octagon against undefeated bantamweight prospect Cody Garbrandt for a highly anticipated grudge match. While Cruz was by far the more experienced fighter going into the scrap, Garbrandt proved that despite being just 10-0 prior to the fight, he was there to make a...

Dec 31, 2016 9:57 am

Amanda Nunes explains how Edmond Tarverdyan contributed to Rousey’s loss

In the main event of UFC 207, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey stepped into the Octagon for the first time since her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm last year. The loss marked the first of Rousey’s career, and resulted in ‘Rowdy’ taking an extended period of time off from the Octagon...

Dec 31, 2016 9:17 am

Cris Cyborg reacts to Ronda Rousey’s loss at UFC 207

In the main event of UFC 207 Friday evening, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes made her first successful title defense as she knocked out former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in just 48 seconds. Nunes landed a big punch just moments into the fight, noticeably leaving Rousey stunned. Nunes followed up the blow...

Dec 31, 2016 9:00 am

Dana White opens up on Ronda Rousey’s mentality after UFC 207

Friday night in Las Vegas, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey stepped into the Octagon for the first time in over a year as she faced off against UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes in a highly anticipated matchup. While Rousey was the focus of the promos leading up to the event, when the...

Dec 31, 2016 6:11 am

Ronda Rousey’s mom releases statement on UFC 207 loss

Friday night in Las Vegas, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey stepped into the Octagon for the first time since dropping a 2nd round KO loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193 back in November of 2015. While Rousey’s return was the focus of the promo videos from the UFC leading up to the...

Dec 30, 2016 10:39 pm

Amanda Nunes: “I knew I was going to beat the shit out of Ronda Rousey”

In the main event of UFC 207, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes stepped into the Octagon to make her first title defense against former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in a highly anticipated matchup. For Rousey, the fight served as her highly anticipated return over a year after she was knocked out by...

Dec 30, 2016 8:54 pm

UFC 207 salaries: Ronda Rousey earns $3 million

Friday night, the UFC hit Las Vegas for a highly anticipated night of fights. In the main event, Ronda Rousey returned to the Octagon after over a year-long hiatus following her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm. On the other hand, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes stepped into the Octagon looking to make...

Dec 30, 2016 11:50 am

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt ‘EA Sports UFC’ simulation

Tonight in the co-main event of UFC 207, UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and undefeated Team Alpha Male prospect Cody Garbrandt will step into the Octagon for a highly anticipated grudge match for Cruz’ bantamweight title. Leading up to the fight, the pair have kept things extremely intense. From the moment Garbrandt defeated Takeya Mizugaki...

Dec 30, 2016 11:30 am

TJ Dillashaw on Cody Garbrandt: I made him cry multiple times after practice

Later tonight, on the main card of UFC 207, former bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw will take on streaking contender John Lineker. The winner of this compelling scrap is likely to be the next man in line for the winner of the card’s co-main event: a bantamweight title showdown between champion Dominick Cruz and challenger Cody...

Dec 30, 2016 11:07 am

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen and Gilbert Melendez predict Nunes vs. Rousey

We are now mere hours away from the long awaited return of MMA superstar Ronda Rousey. The former women’s bantamweight champion will return in the main event of tonight’s UFC 207, where she will challenge the division’s reigning queen, Amanda Nunes. In advance of this fight, many members of the MMA community have made predictions...