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Jul 30, 2016 5:13 pm

UFC 201 Results: Wilson Reis submits Hector Sandoval in round 1

A flyweight bout between Wilson Reis (21-6 MMA) and Hector Sandoval (12-3 MMA) kicked off the UFC 201 prelims on FS2. Round one begins and Sandoval with a nice kick to the body and then a hard kick to the leg. Reis shoots in for a takedown but it is not there. Hector lands a...

Jul 30, 2016 4:58 pm

UFC 201 Results: Michael Graves and Bojan Velickovic battle to a majority draw

A welterweight bout between Michael Graves (6-0-1 MMA) and Bojan Velickovic (14-3-1 MMA) served as the second fight of tonight’s UFC 201 pay-per-view event in Atlanta. Round one begins and Graves starts things off with a front kick to the leg of Bojan. Velickovic misses with a high kick but follows up with a kick...

Jul 30, 2016 12:19 pm

Daniel Cormier prepared to put friendship aside & “smack Bisping around”

Although UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping, and UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier frequently do Fox Sports 1 shows together, there is likely some tension between the pair given that Bisping knocked out Cormier’s teammate, Luke Rockhold, to win the belt at UFC 199. During a Q&A session with fans on Twitter, Cormier was asked...

Jul 30, 2016 12:01 pm

VIDEO | Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley – EA Sports UFC 2 simulation

Saturday night in Atlanta, Georgia, Robbie Lawler and Tyron Woodley will square off in a highly anticipated welterweight showdown for Lawler’s welterweight championship. While many are predicting that Lawler’s reign of dominance will continue, others believe that Woodley has improved greatly during his 18 month absence from the Octagon, and that improvement will lead to...


Jul 30, 2016 11:49 am

Jeremy Stephens looking for unsanctioned fights with keyboard warriors

UFC featherweight Jeremy Stephens made headlines early this week when he politely called out former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar for a fight at UFC 205 in New York. While there has been no word yet as to whether or not Edgar is willing to accept the fight, Stephens is looking for another fight. Specifically...

Jul 30, 2016 10:42 am

Amir Khan gives timetable for Conor McGregor fight

With the talk of former boxing champion Amir Khan potentially making the transition to MMA currently swirling around both the MMA and boxing communities, many are wondering what the chances are of the fight actually happening. While Brendan Schaub believes that the UFC could actually be looking to sign Khan, the former champ himself has...

Jul 30, 2016 9:05 am

VIDEO | Brothers brawl at WSOF 32 weigh-ins

At WSOF 32 on Saturday, adopted brothers Phoenix Jones and Caros Fodor will square off in a highly anticipated fight. Ahead of the scrap, the two brothers nearly brawled at weigh-ins. Fortunately, WSOF President Ray Sefo, who has a 56-22 professional kickboxing record, as well as a 5-1 professional boxing record, was able to defuse...

Jul 30, 2016 8:55 am

Brendan Schaub’s bold prediction about Amir Khan’s future in the UFC

Former boxing champion Amir Khan made headlines earlier this month when he posted a picture of himself with a UFC championship belt. The photo sparked conversation about the former champ making the jump to MMA. Khan then revealed in an interview that not only was he thinking about making the jump to MMA, he wanted...

Jul 29, 2016 11:29 pm

VIDEO | UFC 201 main event & co-main event staredowns

Saturday night in Atlanta, Georgia, UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler will put his welterweight championship on the line once again as he faces Tyron ‘The Chosen One’ Woodley. Friday, the fighters hit the scales for the formal weigh-ins. Above you can see the highlights from the main event and co-main event staredowns. Remember to stay...

Jul 29, 2016 11:05 pm

Team Alpha Male fighter blasts TJ Dillashaw for brutal training habits

Former UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male was undoubtably a very public and very ugly affair. While things were initially civil between the two parties, things quickly went from bad to worse, with Dillashaw and his former mentor Urijah Faber trading verbal jabs at one another through interviews, with Faber even...

Jul 29, 2016 10:56 pm

VIDEO | Jeremy Stephens calls out Frankie Edgar in the most polite way possible

.@UFC featherweight @LilHeathenMMA CALLS OUT 'tough as f****** nails' @FrankieEdgar! #PROcasthttps://t.co/w49kf4idII — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) July 29, 2016 Earlier this month Frankie Edgar had his 5-fight win streak snapped at the hands of Jose Aldo. The fight, which was for the interim featherweight title, would have secured Edgar a title fight with Conor McGregor....

Jul 29, 2016 10:44 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor sparring at TUF gym ahead of UFC 202

With less than a month to go until Conor McGregor steps into the Octagon in the main event of UFC 202 against Nate Diaz in hopes of avenging his UFC 196 loss, the featherweight champ has been training in Las Vegas at the TUF gym. A video of McGregor sparring with his teammates at the...

Jul 29, 2016 5:39 pm

Two UFC champions pick Nate Diaz to defeat Conor McGregor

With UFC 202 less than a month away, the MMA community is torn on predictions for the welterweight rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor on August 20th. Diaz won the pair’s first meeting after stepping in on just two weeks notice. Given his ability to win the fight on such short notice, many believe...

Jul 29, 2016 5:06 pm

Amanda Nunes calls out Ronda Rousey

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes has been UFC women’s bantamweight champion for less than a month, however she is already looking to fight former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Rousey, who has been on a hiatus from the Octagon following her UFC 193 knockout loss to Holly Holm, is expected to make her...

Jul 29, 2016 1:16 pm

Robbie Lawler throws shade at Georges St-Pierre: Fight wouldn’t be smart for him

After Georges St-Pierre defeated Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 in 2013, the welterweight kingpin went on an indefinite hiatus from the Octagon. Despite that, rumors of a potential GSP return have continued to surface as time passes. With just one day to go until Robbie Lawler returns to the Octagon Saturday evening at UFC 201...

Jul 29, 2016 11:48 am

VIDEO | Dana White answers some tough questions on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

UFC President Dana White was a guest on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” and talked about some of the recent happenings surrounding him and the always entertaining Kimmel presented White with some interesting questions. With the recent issues that Mark Hunt has had with the UFC following Brock Lesnar’s Anti-Doping Policy violations, Kimmel asked White, “Are you...

Jul 29, 2016 11:14 am

Dana White refutes rumors that Ronda Rousey is pregnant

Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg made headlines this week when she took to Twitter to congratulate former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey on being pregnant. The Tweet was accompanied by a photo of Rousey walking a dog. I keep hearing the rumor @RondaRousey is expecting and no longer fighting #ufc205 if true congrats...

Jul 29, 2016 10:51 am

VIDEO | Boxing trainer says Nate Diaz weighs nearly 200 pounds

[ooyala code=”5nbWExNTE6P1sEZuZyMzRGgbz9GLrDoz” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ auto=”true” width=”1280″ height=”1280″] UFC lightweight Nate Diaz isn’t worried about cutting to 155 pounds for his next fight on August 20. The bad boy from Stockton, California will be fighting at 170 pounds for the second time in a row against the same opponent, Conor McGregor. Leading up to the second fight...

Jul 29, 2016 9:59 am

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley sends message after weighing in

Friday morning, UFC welterweight title challenger Tyron Woodley weighed in as part of the new weigh-in procedure in order to have more time to rehydrate before his UFC 201 scrap with Robbie Lawler on Saturday. After weighing-in, Woodley had a message for those in attendance.

Jul 29, 2016 9:46 am

VIDEO | Michael Bisping training in Thailand

[ooyala code=”c1ZzkxNTE6xNM99dDbAKDpsip3isrEjA” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″] UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping is currently gearing up for his first middleweight title defense against Dan Henderson. While the bout has yet to receive an official date, UFC President Dana White has been adamant that Henderson will be Bisping’s first title defense. Henderson, who picked up one of the most iconic...

Jul 29, 2016 9:23 am

VIDEO | Robbie Lawler: I don’t get the respect I deserve

While UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler has become a fan-favorite fighter given his aggression and dominance inside the Octagon, the welterweight champ doesn’t believe he gets the respect he deserves. Ahead of his UFC 201 scrap with Tyron Woodley tomorrow night, Lawler gave an interview in which he explained why he feels that he doesn’t...

Jul 29, 2016 9:07 am

PHOTOS | Evangelista ‘Cyborg’ Santos shows off surgically repaired skull

Earlier this month at Bellator 158, Michael Page picked up one of the most incredible knockouts in MMA history when he landed a flying knee on Evangelista Santos. Santos was hospitalized, at which point he was informed that he would need to undergo surgery to have his skull surgically repaired. This week, Santos underwent a...

Jul 29, 2016 8:52 am

UFC 201 weigh-in results

Good news! The fighters from UFC 201 have all made weight as part of the new weigh-in policy, in which fighters can weigh-in throughout the course of the morning in order to get more time to rehydrate before the fights. Despite that, the UFC will still hold a formal weigh-in later today. Unfortunately, Justin Scoggins...

Jul 29, 2016 8:19 am

Justin Scoggins vs. Ian McCall scrapped from UFC 201

With just one day to go until UFC 201, the event has lost a main card bout. Despite McCall weighing in, the fight was scrapped due to Scoggins being unable to make the bantamweight limit of 125 pounds. After the UFC was informed of Scoggins inability to make weight, McCall weighed in, just inc case...