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Aug 24, 2015 9:35 am

Overeem to JDS: ‘Don’t be a DNB… Sign the contract!’

The UFC heavyweight division may be far from stacked, but there are several match-ups that NEED to happen before it’s too late and “The Reem” vs. JDS is one of them. The two were scheduled to square off at UFC 146 years ago. Overeem had knocked out Brock Lesnar and earned a shot at the...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

UFC lightweight Aubin-Mercier broke a boring record at “UFC Fight Night 74”

There are several records the fighters of the octagon stride to break. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson just mentioned his desire to break Anderson Silva’s streak of most consecutive successful title defenses. Former UFC fighter smashed pay-per-view records when he fought Frank Mir at UFC 100. Olivier Aubin-Mercier broke a record on Sunday evening at “UFC...

Aug 23, 2015 9:53 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor talks life after retirement from the octagon

Conor McGregor is one the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s fastest rising stars. Unlike Ronda Rousey, “The Notorious” barely had a following before his career in the UFC began. Now just six fights into his UFC run, McGregor could help the UFC reach one million pay-per-view buys for the first time since UFC 100 when Brock Lesnar...

Aug 21, 2015 3:00 pm

Brock Lesnar: ‘I was a ‘stone-cold, caveman, barbarian killer’ in the UFC’

There’s no denying that former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was a massive superstar during his time in the octagon. Not only that, he beat the crap out of high level fighters like Frank Mir and Randy Couture. The guy came in and not only shook up the division, but the entire sport. Obviously his...

Aug 19, 2015 12:10 pm

Andrei Arlovski’s Concerned More With Paying Bills Than Getting A Title Shot

After his crazy KO win over Travis Browne, a lot of people were calling for former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski to get the next shot at the title, and face off in a rematch with Fabricio Werdum. Well, that didn’t happen. Instead Werdum will rematch Cain Velasquez and Arlovski will now face off with...

Aug 19, 2015 9:00 am

Report: Mark Hunt vs. ‘Bigfoot’ Silva 2 To Take Place In November

A heavyweight rematch between Mark Hunt and ‘Bigfoot’ Silva is being targeted for November’s UFC 193 pay-per-view event in Australia. MMAFighting.com was first to report the news, stating that verbal agreements are in place from both parties. “The Super Samoan” and “Bigfoot” first met at UFC Fight Night 33 in Australia in December of 2013....

Aug 18, 2015 6:21 pm

Demian Maia’s Chasing Major UFC Record

UFC submission ace Demian Maia is on a mission. The welterweight currently has seven submission finishes in the UFC. The record? Eleven. Currently there are only three fighters ahead of Maia on the list. Nate Diaz (8) Frank Mir (8) Royce Gracie (11) Maia told MMAJunkie that he’s looking to pursue that goal and be...

Aug 17, 2015 7:05 am

BEEF! Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem go at it on Twitter!

After what felt like months of Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos calling each other out in various interviews and on social media, we may finally get to see these two clash in the octagon. The heavyweights were originally scheduled to square off a couple years ago at UFC 146. After Overeem knocked out Brock...

Aug 17, 2015 7:00 am

Free Fight! Andrei Arlovski vs. Travis Browne (Full)

In one of the most action packed fights, two heavyweights collided as Andrei Arlovski and Travis Browne met in the Octagon at UFC 187. Arlovski takes on Frank Mir in the co-main event of UFC 191, September 5th, on Pay-Per-View. UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment! What’s Yours? — Must Watch!

Aug 14, 2015 1:36 pm

UFC 191 Complete, Official 11-Bout Lineup Revealed

UFC 191 is good to go with an 11-fight lineup set for Sept. 5 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The main event will be a highly anticipated rematch between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. A lot of people felt that their first fight was extremely close and Dodson very...

Aug 14, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! Best KO’s Of 2015––So Far!

2015 has been a pretty good year for great finishes, specifically massive knockouts. From Frank Mir’s one punch KO of Todd Duffee to more recently Ronda Rousey’s 34 second finish over Bethe Correia, and those are just some of the best from the UFC. Check out the video above, from Caposa6, that features a compilation...

Aug 13, 2015 11:40 am

NSAC Comments On Referee Steve Mazzagatti’s Role In ‘Palhares vs. Shields’ Situation

Just as much as people talked about Jake Shields and Rousimar Palhares’ actions after WSOF 22, they also talked about referee Steve Mazzagatti. Mazzagatti has been called out for spotty referring in the past, perhaps most notable, the instance from the Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir fight. Lesnar was furious with Mazzagatti for failing to...

Aug 13, 2015 7:49 am

Stipe Miocic And Ben Rothwell Targeted For Dublin Card

Two exciting UFC heavyweights are reported to be clashing in Dublin, Ireland at UFC Fight Night 76. Stipe Miocic and Ben Rothwell will face off in an important fight for the division, according to MMAJunkie. UFC Fight Night 76 will take place at 3Arena in Dublin on Oct. 24. Headlining that event will be a...

Aug 11, 2015 4:31 pm

UFC Fight Night 71 Drug Testing Results Are In

For UFC Fight Night 71, featuring a main event between heavyweights Frank Mir and Todd Duffee, the California State Athletic Commission conducted a record number of drug tests for the event. According to the commission, all the tests came back clean, with none of the tests testing positive for PEDs or recreational drugs. There were...

Aug 10, 2015 4:00 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Dariush Enters Top 10, Nunes Cracks Top 5

The dust has settled from “UFC Fight Night 73” and the official rankings have been updated! Beneil Dariush and Amanda Nunes are the big winners this week as Darish was able to crack the top ten in his division while Amanda Nunes took the number four spot in the bantamweight division. Michael Johnson can take...

Aug 3, 2015 5:35 pm

Rankings Report: Rousey sends Correia far away from top 5

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey solidified her spot atop the women’s bantamweight division with another exciting title defense. This past Saturday at “UFC 190”, Rousey only needed thirty four seconds to send Bethe Correia crashing face first into the canvas. As a result of the loss, Correia has dropped three spots in the rankings...

Aug 3, 2015 11:09 am

White: UFC 190 pay-per-view buys trending ahead of UFC 189

It looks like the lackluster card of “UFC 190” did not impact the pay-per-view buys at all as Dana White claims UFC 190 was trending ahead of UFC 189! Ronda Rousey took to the center of the octagon quick on Saturday night and clashed with fellow bantamweight Bethe Correia to decide the fait of her...

Jul 30, 2015 7:23 pm

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC 190 Edition‏

UFC 190 goes down this Saturday live from the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a women’s bantamweight title fight featuring current champion Ronda Rousey taking on top contender Bethe Correia. In the evening’s co-main event slot, former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua will battle Antonio...

Jul 27, 2015 3:44 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Tate Takes Top Spot, 4 Women Ranked Above Correia

“UFC on FOX 16” is in the books and a couple fighters from the main card made some big moves! Miesha Tate’s co main-event performance against Jessica Eye earned her the top-spot directly under Ronda Rousey, once again. Jesssica Eye dropped a single spot due to the loss, however. TJ Dillashaw surpassed UFC Heavyweight Champion...

Jul 27, 2015 10:00 am

‘Junior dos Santos — pick up your phone and accept the fight!’

Alistair Overeem has been enjoying his vacations, but he seems to be itching to get back into the octagon. There’s just one issue: He has his sights set on Junior dos Santos, and the former UFC Heavyweight Champion hasn’t accepted the fight yet. @junior_cigano waiting for your 'yes, We can' phone call… — Alistair Overeem...