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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...

Jul 28, 2016 10:28 pm

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley sends message to rest of ‘welter-whiners’

With his UFC 201 title shot just days away, Tyron Woodley is in the final stages of preparation for the biggest fight of his life. While some people believe that Woodley didn’t earn his title shot given the fact that his #1 contender fight against Johny Hendricks was scrapped due to a botched weight cut...

Jul 28, 2016 8:45 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz all smiles with ‘The Notorious’ one?

Nate Diaz is set to rematch UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor at UFC 202 on August 20. Ahead of the rematch, Diaz was surprised to see a “Notorious” Conor McGregor imposter come into one of his signings. Nate was friendly with the Conor lookalike as the guys took a few pictures together and shook hands....

Jul 28, 2016 7:25 pm

Chad Mendes breaks his silence on banned substance use and two-year suspension

Chad Mendes was suspended for two years on July 20 following his positive test for the growth-hormone releasing peptide, GHRP-17. Mendes finally opened to KHTK Radio on Thursday about what exactly happened that has sidelined the former UFC featherweight title contender for a couple of years. “It was GHRP-6. Before all this stuff came out...

Jul 28, 2016 4:41 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor gets randomly tested by USADA

With less than a month to go until UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor steps into the Octagon to fight Nate Diaz at UFC 202 on August 20th, the US Anti-Doping Agency has randomly tested main event fighter Conor McGregor. According to the footage uploaded to YouTube by TheMacLife, this is the second random drug test...

Jul 28, 2016 12:36 pm

GIF | Psychotic-looking Robbie Lawler laughs after getting punched in the face

The man who took the win in the UFC’s 2015 Fight of the Year may already have secured the same award for 2016. UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler has been in some brutally exciting fights as the reigning champion of the 170-pound division. His second fight with Rory MacDonald in 2015 and fight with Carlos...

Jul 28, 2016 12:03 pm

VIDEO | Sore loser attacks referee and deals with the consequences

Here’s a throwback video for you that has stacked up a lot of views, going well over 4 million hits since being uploaded. In the video, Razi Jabbari gets in an altercation with referee Joey Lepiten after losing his fight in the ring and putting on a display of poor sportsmanship. From the video description:...

Jul 28, 2016 11:44 am

‘Cyborg’ Santos undergoes successful 7 hour surgery

Earlier this month, Evangelista ‘Cyborg’ Santos was on the wrong end of one of the most brutal knockouts in MMA history at Bellator 158. During the fight, Michael ‘Venom’ Page landed a flying knee that finished Santos, fracturing his skull in the process. Santos was put in the hospital, where he discovered that he would...

Jul 28, 2016 11:22 am

VIDEO | WARNING NSFW – Dana White’s Greatest F-bombs

UFC President Dana White has done tremendous things for the sport of mixed martial arts. The man who helped pave the way for the sport turns 47-years-old today. With the recent $4 billion sale of the UFC, White will continue to be working as the President of the company and will take the sport to...

Jul 28, 2016 10:49 am

VIDEO | Robbie Lawler gets interviewed by doppelganger, CNN’s Coy Wire

Having a little fun w/ @Ruthless_RL & @CNN's @CoyWire #UFC201 #RobbieSeriousFace https://t.co/DwfgAytfD9 — UFC (@ufc) July 27, 2016 Robbie Lawler may have just met his match. Although the UFC welterweight champion is set to defend his title against Tyron Woodley this Saturday at UFC 201 in Atlanta, Georgia, “Ruthless” went head to head with CNN’s...

Jul 28, 2016 10:38 am

Robbie Lawler not concerned with potential Georges St-Pierre return

Ahead of UFC 201 on Saturday, where Robbie Lawler will look to once again defend his welterweight star against Tyron Woodley, the talk of a potential Georges St-Pierre return to MMA can’t be ignored. With the list of welterweight title contenders being a rather lengthy one, Georges St-Pierre returning to the UFC would likely mean...

Jul 28, 2016 10:05 am

Robbie Lawler doesn’t want to be mentioned with Conor McGregor

Prior to UFC 196, where Conor McGregor went up to welterweight to fight Nate Diaz, there was talk of McGregor potentially challenging welterweight kingpin Robbie Lawler for the welterweight championship if he defeated Diaz. Diaz ultimately won the fight, despite stepping in on just 2 weeks notice, putting an end to the talk of a...

Jul 28, 2016 9:38 am

Amir Khan wants to fight Conor McGregor to “prove” he’s a man

With a 31-4 professional boxing record that has seen him capture numerous world titles, one wouldn’t think that Amir Khan needs to prove that he is a man. Despite that, the 29-year old British boxer is prepared to step into the Octagon with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor just to prove he’s a man! After...

Jul 28, 2016 8:36 am

BJ Penn responds to Dana White’s criticism

Earlier this year, UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn officially ended his retirement, revealing his intention to make a run at the featherweight title with the help of coaches Greg Jackson & Mike Winkeljohn. With his eyes set on a November return to the Octagon, Penn found himself criticized by UFC President Dana White recently...

Jul 28, 2016 8:26 am

Mark Hunt rips “f***ing hypocrite” Brock Lesnar

Mark Hunt has been on a verbal tear since it was revealed that his UFC 200 opponent, Brock Lesnar, had failed a pre-fight drug test in June, and another on fight night. Hunt has repeatedly put Lesnar on blast for the offense, in addition to putting Lesnar on blast, Hunt has put the UFC on...

Jul 28, 2016 2:32 am

Luke Rockhold looking for a fight with Anderson Silva

Right now, former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold is undergoing treatment for an injured knee. Once fully healed up and healthy enough to get back in the gym, Rockhold says that there is one particular fight that he is looking to get with Michael Bisping already booked and set to defend his title against Dan...

Jul 28, 2016 2:04 am

Updated UFC rankings – Holly Holm drops while Ronda Rousey moves up

The UFC rankings were updated after the UFC on FOX 20 event that took place over the weekend. The divisions that seen the most change were the women’s bantamweight division and the men’s featherweight division. Holly Holm fell two spots to #4 after being beaten by Valentina Shevchenko, who jumped up four spots to #3....