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Jul 9, 2015 11:34 pm

UFC 189 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 8

‘On Episode 8 of UFC 189 Embedded, featherweight title contender Conor McGregor shares a look at life’s luxuries – and some insight into what they mean to him. He and opponent Chad Mendes, welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and challenger Rory MacDonald put on a show for fans at open workouts. Then it’s off to Thursday’s...

Jul 9, 2015 1:43 pm

UFC Champ Robbie Lawler Only Has One Gameplan

“It’s just business as usual. If I had to carry the show, I’d do that. But I’m just going go out there and be me, get in Rory’s face and get a knockout. I don’t really concentrate on the promotion as much, I’m just going to be me.” UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler recently talked...

Jul 8, 2015 5:26 pm

UFC 189 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 7

‘On Episode 7 of UFC 189 Embedded, UFC International Fight Week is underway in Las Vegas. Featherweight headliner Conor McGregor dives right into the action in his adopted hometown with a high-end fan appearance before another training session. McGregor’s opponent Chad Mendes encounters a cancelled flight as he attempts to make his way to Nevada...

Jul 7, 2015 5:30 pm

UFC 189 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 6

‘On Episode 6 of UFC 189 Embedded, featherweight headliner Chad Mendes gives cameras a peek inside his healthy hunter’s lifestyle… and a tour of his chicken coop. Opponent Conor McGregor stays loose with a hot tub and soccer ball, while Dee Devlin talks about what it’s like to be the better half of “The Notorious”...

Jul 6, 2015 11:03 am

This Weekend’s “UFC 189” Finalized with 11 Fights

After way too many card changes, this Saturday’s “UFC 189” lineup is complete with eleven total fights taking place. Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes will be fighting in the main-event for the interim UFC Featherweight Championship after Jose Aldo was forced to pull out due to a rib injury. Robbie Lawler will make his first...

Jul 5, 2015 11:39 am

UFC 189 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 4

On Episode 4 of UFC 189 Embedded, headliner Chad Mendes trades the gym for a pool to test his endurance in the week before his featherweight title fight. His opponent Conor McGregor enjoys a poolside massage and adds a few unexpected weapons to his arsenal. Plus, welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and challenger Rory MacDonald do...

Jul 2, 2015 12:08 pm

New UFC 189 McGregor vs. Mendes Poster Released

The UFC has had to make some last second arrangements because of featherweight champion Jose Aldo pulling out just two weeks away. They have Chad Mendes to fill in and fight Conor McGregor for the interim title, but the promotion has already dumped a bunch of money into hyping up Aldo vs. McGregor. Now, with...

Jul 2, 2015 4:29 am

UFC 189: ‘McGregor vs. Mendes’ Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 1

‘On Episode 1 of UFC 189 Embedded, the sport’s biggest stars converge in New York City, including featherweight contender Conor McGregor, welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and his opponent Rory MacDonald. After two days of UFC Fight Kit photo shoots, the sport’s champions, executives and media turn out for a massive Reebok launch. And there’s more...

Jul 1, 2015 9:08 am

In Less Than 24-Hours The UFC Has Released This New UFC 189 Trailer

‘After featherweight king Jose Aldo was forced to pull out of UFC 189, Irish star Conor McGregor now faces Chad Mendes for the interim title in the main event. Also, Robbie Lawler defends his welterweight title against Rory MacDonald.’ Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jun 29, 2015 2:59 pm

Lawler: ‘There’s a Reason Why McGregor is Where He is Today’

UFC Welterweight Champion Robbie Lawler is set to defend his championship in a rematch against Rory MacDonald in the co main-event of UFC 189, but it’s easy to see why some casual fans wouldn’t know that. The pay-per-view buyrate is expected to be the biggest in years and that’s mostly thanks to the fact that...

Jun 29, 2015 1:45 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Romero Now Among the Elite in Middleweight Rankings

“UFC Fight Night 70” has come and gone and we saw some major shifts in the middleweight division! Yoel Romero’s dominant victory over Lyoto Machida propelled him into the top five of the middleweight division. With Romero moving up to the third spot, this knocked Vitor Belfort and Lyoto Machida down a peg. Machida remains...

Jun 28, 2015 4:04 pm

‘I Get to Reap the Benefits of Aldo/McGregor Hype’

UFC Welterweight Champion Robbie Lawler is set to defend his championship against Rory MacDonald in the co main-event of UFC 189, but everybody seems to be talking about the main-event. Conor McGregor will finally get to challenge Jose Aldo in one of the most anticipated bouts of the year, and Lawler is fine with being...

Jun 26, 2015 4:42 pm

Injury Scare Changes Betting Odds For UFC 189, McGregor Now Favorite

  Bookies around the country have changed their tune since news broke that Jose Aldo suffered a bruised rib while preparing for his title defense. When the odds for UFC 189 were first revealed, it was business as usual when the champion was labeled as the favorite. While the odds were still close, McGregor was...

Jun 26, 2015 10:54 am

REPLAY! Robbie Lawler vs Johny Hendricks (FULL)

‘In a rematch of a fight of the year candidate, Robbie Lawler and Johny Hendricks battle it out once again for the UFC welterweight title. Watch Lawler make his first title defense against Rory MacDonald at UFC 189.’ “The Crippler” Update — ‘I’ve Got 2000 Students… No Desire To Compete’

Jun 22, 2015 1:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Strawweight VanZant Makes Moves

UFC Fight Night 69 is in the books and the rankings have been updated! Joanna Jedrzejczyk
 shook up the strawweight division with her dominant performance against Jessica Penne. Tatsuya Kawajiri defeated Dennis Siver this past Saturday in Berlin, Germany and jumped up three spots to number twelve in the featherweight division as a result! After...

Jun 21, 2015 9:00 pm

Final “UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor” Card Is Stacked, 11 Fights Confirmed

“UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor” is set to be one of the company’s biggest pay-per-views in history. Dana White claims that it going to break 1,000,000 buys and it’s because of the amazing double main event, highlighting two title fights. The card is set to take place in Las Vegas on July 11th. Conor McGregor...

Jun 21, 2015 6:16 am

WATCH! “UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor” Extended Preview

Get an extended look at the bitter rivalry that’s played out between UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and Irish superstar Conor McGregor. Also, get a look at the welterweight title showdown between Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...

Jun 11, 2015 10:02 am

Johny Hendricks Gets Another Title Shot, Faces Winner Of Lawler Vs. McDonald

It looks like former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will get another shot at the gold. Announced on UFC Tonight, the UFC has spoken to Hendricks’ manager and let them know that he’s next in line. Of course he has to wait and see who he’ll be fighting for the title. Champ Robbie Lawler and Rory...

Jun 8, 2015 5:10 pm

Demian Maia and Neil Magny Set to Fight at UFC 190

UFC 190 is looking stacked with the addition of a new welterweight matchup! Veteran Demian Maia will be stepping into the octagon for the twenty-first time as he squares off with up-and-comer Neil Magny, Tatame reports. Althrough Magny (8-2 UFC) is far from a newcomer in the octagon, he has just started to make a...