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Aug 1, 2016 12:23 pm

Dana White proves that he absolutely cares about his UFC fans

Even with the sale of the UFC that has made Dana White into a much richer man, the President of the UFC proved that his heart is still in it all and cares about growing the sport by catering to the fans. At UFC 201, a fan tweeted to White that his seats were in...

Aug 1, 2016 11:17 am

PHOTO | CM Punk featured in new UFC 203 Poster

Former WWE champion CM Punk (0-0 MMA) will make his octagon debut at September’s UFC 203 pay-per-view event in Cleveland, Ohio. Punk is set to take on Mickey Gall (2-0 MMA) at the event, which takes place September 10 live from Quicken Loans Arena. UFC 203 is headlined by a heavyweight title fight featuring current...

Aug 1, 2016 10:58 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz 2 – Pre-Fight Analysis by Firas Zahabi

Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor are set to rematch in another non-title welterweight clash on August 20 at UFC 202. Famed head coach of the Tristar Gym, Firas Zahabi gives his insightful breakdown of the rematch that fans are excitedly awaiting to see what will happen in their second meeting. Go through the mind of...

Aug 1, 2016 10:41 am

VIDEO | Diaz brothers tribute – Nick Diaz’s suspension is over

Nate Diaz has grown to be one of the biggest stars in the UFC as his older brother Nick has been sidelined with an 18-month suspension for testing positive for marijuana. As of August 1, 2016, Stockton will have more of a presence than ever with Nick now free to fight in the UFC once...


Aug 1, 2016 10:09 am

Will Georges St-Pierre steal Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson’s title shot?

Tyron Woodley realized his dreams on Saturday in Atlanta, Georgia when he defeated Robbie Lawler to become the UFC welterweight champion of the world. Woodley said now that he is the champion, he is looking for the biggest fights possible to generate the most money and doesn’t care about what the rankings are saying. “Nick...

Aug 1, 2016 1:33 am

New York lawyers attempting to create union for UFC fighters?

The talk about a fighter’s union has been floating around for quite some time. Most recently, UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt has been very vocal about fighters needing a union after his opponent Brock Lesnar tested positive for banned substances. Apparently UFC women’s strawweight Angela Magana was recently contacted by some lawyers in New York that...

Aug 1, 2016 1:19 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz ready to get back to the ‘best training in the world’

Nate Diaz is done with his media tour ahead of his rematch with Conor McGregor. Diaz flew back home to Stockton, California to get back with his team where he says “the training in the world” is at. While McGregor has brought in a variety of training partners in preparation for the rematch with Diaz,...

Aug 1, 2016 1:07 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor rolling with coach John Kavanagh

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor gets his chance to avenge his first UFC loss to Nate Diaz in another non-title welterweight rematch at UFC 202. McGregor has been working on his game with a variety of sparring partners and showcased some jiu-jitsu training with his coach John Kavanagh. Will Conor McGregor avenge his loss to...

Jul 31, 2016 2:39 pm

UFC 201 Reebok Fighter Pay: Lawler takes home biggest payout

The fighters from last night’s UFC 201 event in Atlanta took home a combined $205,000 from the promotions athlete outfitting deal with Reebok. In the evenings main event Tyron Woodley defeated Robbie Lawler via knockout to become the UFC welterweight champion. “The Chosen One” received $30,000 from Reebok, while “Ruthless” took home a $40,000 payout....

Jul 30, 2016 10:38 pm

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley calls out Georges St-Pierre at UFC 205

In the main event of UFC 201, Tyron Woodley shocked the world as he knocked out Robbie Lawler in just minutes to claim the UFC welterweight championship. Following the fight, Woodley was quick to shut down welterweight #1 contender Stephen Thompson, opting to call out Nick Diaz and Georges St-Pierre. Interestingly, Woodley calling Diaz out...

Jul 30, 2016 10:15 pm

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley calls out Nick Diaz, shuts down Stephen Thompson

While Stephen Thompson may be the welterweight #1 contender following his unanimous decision win over Rory MacDonald earlier this year, newly crowned welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is looking for a money fight with MMA veteran Nick Diaz. Diaz, whose suspension recently ended, is on a 2-fight losing streak, with his most recent fight being a...

Jul 30, 2016 10:10 pm

VIDEO | Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs Rose Namajunas (highlights)

In the co-main event of UFC 201, Karolina Kowalkiewicz extended her unbeaten streak as she impressed fans with her split decision win over Rose Namajunas. Kowalkiewicz utilized her knees and elbows to dominate the fight in the clinch, landing numerous knees to the body in the second round. In the third round she showcased her...

Jul 30, 2016 10:04 pm

PHOTO | Dana White looking insanely shredded

Prior to UFC 201 Saturday evening, UFC President Dana White posted a photo on Instagram with ‘Pasha Biceps’. However, it was White’s biceps that drew the attention of fans. White is looking absolutely shredded in the photo, which you can see below! With @paszaBiceps of @teamvirtuspro thanks for the support!! The most jacked video game...

Jul 30, 2016 8:08 pm

UFC 201 Results: Erik Perez defeats Francisco Rivera via decision

A bantamweight bout between Francisco Rivera (11-7 MMA) and Erik Perez (16-6 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 201 main card in Atlanta. Round one begins and Perez misses with a front kick. Rivera lands a nice left hand. Perez throws a leg kick but eats another solid right hand from Rivera. Francisco with a...

Jul 30, 2016 5:33 pm

UFC 201 Results: Anthony Hamilton KO’s Damian Grabowski

A heavyweight bout between Anthony Hamilton (15-5 MMA) and Damian Grabowski (20-4 MMA)took place during tonight’s UFC 201 prelims in Atlanta. Round one begins and Grabowski misses with a big punch. Hamilton connects with a right and then an uppercut. He follows up with some more big shots. Grabowski drops to the canvas. Hamilton with...

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....