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Oct 18, 2016 6:49 am

GSP Denies Aldo’s Claim that he Asked the UFC for $10 Million

On Yesterday’s episode of The MMA Hour, Canadian welterweight legend Georges St-Pierre dumped the fight game on its head by announcing that he’d terminated his UFC contract, and that he planned to explore free agency. Though the UFC quickly released a statement to the contrary, it’s clear that St-Pierre and the organization are not seeing...

Sep 25, 2016 6:34 pm

Dana White: “Conor McGregor’s foot is hurt, I want him to fight Aldo.”

Fight fans are eagerly awaiting news on current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor’s next fight. Most people presumed that the Irish star would return at November’s highly anticipated UFC 205 event in New York, where he was expected to challenge current UFC lightweight title holder Eddie Alvarez for the promotions 155-pound title. However, UFC Tonight...

Sep 17, 2016 5:36 am

Exclusive | BJ Penn Reacts to Potential Fights with Aldo, Pettis and Holloway

In just one month’s time, former two-division UFC champion BJ Penn will make his long-awaited return to the Octagon. He’ll be taking on the talented Ricardo Lamas in the five-round, featherweight main event of the UFC’s October 15 return to the Philippines. Should Penn win this bout with Lamas, who has long stood out as...

Aug 30, 2016 12:42 pm

Anthony Pettis eyeing McGregor, Aldo, Penn, Edgar, and Holloway at 145

Anthony Pettis got back in the win column with his UFC featherweight debut over the weekend. After the former lightweight champion went on a three-fight losing streak at 155 pounds, “Showtime” dropped down to featherweight and picked up a big win over Charles Oliveira at UFC on FOX 21. Pettis has faced tough competition in...


Apr 1, 2016 9:20 am

Aldo’s coach does not believe Conor McGregor will win rematch with Nate Diaz

The UFC recently announced that former featherweight champion Jose Aldo will fight former lightweight title holder Frankie Edgar for a second time at July’s blockbuster UFC 200 pay-per-view event. Officials added that the Aldo vs. Edgar rematch will be for the promotions interim featherweight title. Aldo had been campaigning for a rematch with current UFC featherweight...

Mar 31, 2016 4:11 pm

Aldo on fighting Edgar at UFC 200: “The first step is to regain what has been lost”

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo (25-2 MMA) will return to the octagon this July when he squares off with former lightweight title holder Frankie Edgar (20-4-1 MMA) at UFC 200 for the promotions interim featherweight strap. Aldo had been actively campaigning for a rematch with current featherweight champion Conor McGregor at this summer’s blockbuster...

Feb 2, 2016 9:28 am

PHOTO | Unbelievable McGregor-Aldo tattoo

WOW! Last week we saw a dedicated MMA fan who had an entire tattoo sleeve dedicated to the UFC, complete with Bruce Buffer, an Octagon girl, gloves touching, and a Las Vegas sign. This McGregor-Aldo tattoo is certainly one of the coolest and most unique UFC tattoos we’ve seen. The pieces were done by award...

Jan 28, 2016 6:12 pm

Dana White responds to Aldo’s rematch request

Recently former UFC featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo took to social media to campaign for a rematch between himself and Conor McGregor. Aldo revealed that he wants a fight with McGregor regardless of whether or not it’s for the belt, and he won’t accept anything less. Aldo lost to McGregor in 13 seconds at UFC 194,...

Jan 27, 2016 8:51 pm

Aldo wants McGregor rematch even if the title isn’t on the line

Jose Aldo has remained mostly quiet since losing his UFC featherweight championship to Conor McGregor at UFC 194 last month. In the meantime, McGregor has booked a fight at lightweight against Rafael dos Anjos for the lightweight championship on March 5th. Leading many to wonder whether Frankie Edgar or Jose Aldo will get the next...

Jan 27, 2016 8:24 am

MUST SEE PHOTO! Billboard in Dublin mocking Aldo’s 13 second loss

Following Conor McGregor’s 13 second win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194, we saw McGregor’s popularity taken to an entirely new level. In Dublin, McGregor’s win was immortalized with a ’13 second’ beer, and now it has been taken one step further in the form of a billboard. Check out the hilarious photo below: A...

Jan 23, 2016 8:07 am

Aldo: punch would have ‘ripped McGregor’s head off’ if it landed clean

Jose Aldo may have been KOd in just 13 seconds at UFC 194 to lose the UFC featherweight championship, however he believes that if the punch he landed while he was on his way to sleep landed, he would have knocked McGregor out. BloodyElbow has the transcription: “I think it’s normal (that McGregor was respectful...

Jan 22, 2016 11:28 pm

Aldo “sure” dos Anjos will defeat McGregor at UFC 197

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is fresh off of his UFC 194 KO loss to Conor McGregor, and currently has no plans set for his next fight. Conor McGregor on the other hand has been booked to move up to lightweight at UFC 197 and challenge Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship....

Jan 20, 2016 8:29 pm

Aldo opens up on loss to McGregor, looking forward to inevitable rematch

Jose Aldo was undoubtably and understandably devastated by his 13 second KO loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 194. After a world tour leading up to UFC 189, and then many more months of buildup leading to UFC 194, Aldo certainly felt the pressure going into the fight. In a recent interview with Combate, Aldo...

Jan 15, 2016 5:22 pm

Aldo’s coach says UFC blocked Aldo vs. Pettis fight

While UFC President Dana White is on board with Conor McGregor’s plan to move up to lightweight and fight Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship in order to simultaneously hold the UFC featherweight and lightweight championship belts, Jose Aldo’s coach thinks McGregor should vacate the featherweight strap. McGregor will fight Rafael dos Anjos...

Jan 11, 2016 9:48 am

Dana White on CEO Fertitta’s Reaction to Aldo’s Loss:

President Dana White was just as shocked as anyone by the 13 second knockout of Jose Aldo last year.   The one-punch decisive strike sent ripples of warning to the LW and FW divisions that a force was to be recognized that night. White explained the sudden reaction to the Boston Herald‘s Jack Encarnacao: “Frank Fertitta is...

Dec 27, 2015 7:58 am

Former champ Chuck Liddell Interview: Talks about McGregor – Fan of Aldo

Former champ Chuck Liddell was spotted by TMZ reporters and had a few words on Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo leading up to the massive event. Conor McGregor ended the historic run of Jose Aldo at UFC 194.   Not much talk about the length of absence in between Aldo’s fights may be a reason...

Dec 22, 2015 1:14 pm

Aldo’s coach discusses return after “lucky” punch at UFC 194

At UFC 194 Conor McGregor defeated Jose Aldo via KO to claim the UFC featherweight championship. McGregor landed his signature left hand counter to put Aldo away, something Aldo’s coach believes was actually lucky. Following the bout there was much speculation as to whether or not Aldo would retire, and whether or not Conor McGregor...

Dec 19, 2015 8:27 pm

WATCH! Dos Anjos slams Brazilian fans bashing Aldo

After Conor McGregor KO’d Jose Aldo in the main event of UFC 194, many fans turned on the former champ, criticizing him while praising Conor McGregor. The way UFC lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos sees it, he doesn’t want those same fans cheering for him.

Dec 17, 2015 9:53 am

WATCH! Edgar discusses whether or not Aldo deserves a rematch

On Friday night Frankie Edgar defeated Chad Mendes via KO in the main event of the TUF 22 Finale to become the #1 contender at featherweight. Following the fight UFC President Dana White stated that no one can deny Frankie, and that he would get whatever he wanted in terms of a title shot. The...

Dec 16, 2015 9:11 am

Rogan and Schaub discuss why Aldo’s body looked different

At UFC 194 Jose Aldo was KO’d by Conor McGregor in just 13 seconds to lose the UFC featherweight championship, ending his 10 year unbeaten streak, and his nearly 5 year title reign in the UFC. After the bout, Aldo was understandably heartbroken backstage. During the fight, Joe Rogan left his mic on, and he...

Dec 15, 2015 10:27 am

Aldo’s coach releases open letter following Aldo’s UFC 194 loss

At UFC 194 fight fans saw the reign of Jose Aldo end at the hands of Conor McGregor. The loss for Aldo was his first since 2005, and his first inside the Octagon. Following the loss, Jose Aldo’s head coach Andre Pederneiras released this letter via Facebook. I have a deep sense of loss at...

Dec 15, 2015 8:50 am

Aldo’s teammate calls out McGregor, will fight for free

After Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo at UFC 194, he scaled the Octagon to celebrate. In the footage you can see Aldo’s teammate, fellow UFC fighter Hacran Dias, yelling some things at McGregor which are inaudible. He spoke to Combate to reveal what he said: “I told him to fight me, that I would...