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Jun 30, 2016 8:27 pm

Jon Jones: I’m not a bad guy, I’ve done some bad things

UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones has had his fair share of legal issues. Unfortunately for Jones, his issues ultimately saw him stripped of the UFC light heavyweight championship. Ahead of his UFC 200 fight against Daniel Cormier, UFC President Dana White stated that Jones has embraced the role of the ‘bad guy’ in...

Jun 30, 2016 1:15 pm

Miesha Tate eyes end-of-year title defense, Ronda Rousey trilogy fight imminent?

Miesha Tate and Ronda Rousey will forever be tied together due to their longstanding rivalry stemming back to the Strikeforce days. Rousey beat Tate back in 2012 under the Strikeforce banner to claim the women’s bantamweight championship. A year later she fought Tate once again under the UFC banner where she successfully defended her UFC...

Jun 30, 2016 12:37 pm

VIDEO | Mike Tyson top 10 knockouts highlight

Today marks “Iron” Mike Tyson’s 50th birthday. At 20-years-old, Tyson won his first world heavyweight title and made a statement to everyone in the heavyweight division. Tyson would defend his heavyweight title nine times and became the first heavyweight in the world to simultaneously hold the WBC, WBA, and IBF titles. Tyson retired in 2005...


Jun 30, 2016 11:25 am

VIDEO | Part 1 of Team Conor McGregor vs. Team Ronda Rousey challenge

Did you see the Bud Light commercial for the fighter’s challenge between UFC athletes including Ronda Rousey, Conor McGregor, Anthony Johnson, Cain Velasquez, John Dodson, and Cat Zingano? Here’s a closer look at what the challenge is all about as two teams compete for the “Bud Light Living” championship belt. Get some behind the scenes...

Jun 30, 2016 10:44 am

Jon Jones on UFC 200 training: “I’ve done almost zero weightlifting”

Prior to Jon Jones’ return to the Octagon in April at UFC 197, the pound for pound kingpin packed on a considerable amount of muscle. Many questioned whether or not this would have a significant impact on Jones’ performance inside the Octagon given that he was carrying so much extra muscle. After his unanimous decision...

Jun 30, 2016 10:25 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk eyes titles in two divisions

Earlier this month, Joanne Calderwood and Valerie Letourneau competed in the first UFC women’s flyweight bout in Ottawa, Canada. Calderwood dominated the fight from the start, rocking Letourneau numerous times before ultimately finishing the fight with a liver kick, spinning backfist combo. While UFC women’s featherweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk is currently gearing up for her...

Jun 30, 2016 10:09 am

Jacare Souza ready to make UFC return following surgery

In May, Jacare Souza picked up arguably the biggest win of his UFC career when he defeated Vitor Belfort via 1st round TKO. With the win, Souza became the presumptive #1 contender at middleweight, leading many to expect him to get a title shot over the winner of UFC 199’s Rockhold-Weidman rematch. With just two...

Jun 30, 2016 9:52 am

Jon Jones: ‘I may have DC call me daddy on fight night’

Back at UFC 182 in January of 2015, Jon Jones infamously placed his hand on top of Daniel Cormier’s head at the end of the 4th round of their title fight, in a display of disrespect. Now, ahead of their highly anticipated rematch at UFC 200 for the undisputed light heavyweight championship, Jones has a...

Jun 30, 2016 9:38 am

Jacare Souza blasts “chicken” Georges St-Pierre: “I’ll break him in half”

While there has been no official word yet on whether or not Georges St-Pierre will actually return to the Octagon, St-Pierre has expressed his desire to return to the Octagon and fight Michael Bisping. That has prompted UFC middleweight #1 contender Jacare Souza to call St-Pierre out for a middleweight fight. Surprisingly, Souza put the...

Jun 30, 2016 9:13 am

VIDEO | Michael Bisping: “Chris (Weidman) you’re starting to sound pathetic”

Since winning the UFC middleweight championship by knocking out Luke Rockhold in the main event of their UFC 199 scrap, Michael Bisping has found himself called out by nearly everyone in the top 10 of the UFC’s middleweight division. In an editorial article last week, Bisping broke down the list of middleweight contenders, ultimately explaining...

Jun 30, 2016 9:00 am

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier begins weight cut 10 days out from UFC 200

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is currently gearing up for his UFC 200 main event fight with Jon Jones for the undisputed light heavyweight championship. The fight is not only one of the most highly anticipated rematches of all time, it will headline one of the most historic events of all time. In the...

Jun 30, 2016 1:55 am

PHOTO | Cat Zingano shares her body transformation from 175 pounds down to 145

UFC women’s bantamweight contender Cat Zingano is set to fight in an exciting match at UFC 200 against Julianna Pena. Zingano’s last fight took place over a year ago when she lost to Ronda Rousey in a UFC title fight back in February 2015. Zingano was caught in one of Rousey’s signature armbars in the...

Jun 30, 2016 1:34 am

PHOTO | #TBT Nate Diaz thuggin’ and mean muggin’ even in the fifth grade

The Diaz brothers are known for their brash attitude and simply not caring about trying to be polite in the eye of the public. The middle finger flipping brothers are stars in the sport of mixed martial arts in part due to their attitudes and of course their relentless fighting spirit and polished technique. Nate...

Jun 30, 2016 1:08 am

VIDEO | Jon Jones answers Snapchat questions: ‘Will you ever fight Conor McGregor?’

UFC interim light heavyweight champion Jon Jones recently answered some questions from fans on Snapchat and had some interesting answers. See what “Bones” has to say about Brock Lesnar’s return to UFC 200 and if he will ever fight UFC featherweight champion, Conor McGregor. Jon Jones is set to face current UFC light heavyweight champion...

Jun 29, 2016 7:18 pm

Two suspects charged in the hit-and-run death of former UFC fighter Ryan Jimmo

Two suspects have been arrested and charged in connection with the death of former UFC fighter Ryan Jimmo. Edmonton Police Service confirmed with MMA Fighting on Wednesday that 23-year-old Anthony Getschel was arrested and charged with “second degree murder, criminal negligence causing death, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death, and fail to stop...

Jun 29, 2016 1:06 pm

VIDEO | Jimmy Kimmel starts petition to ban punching and kicking in the UFC

Jimmy Kimmel always has an interesting way of stirring up some mischief for your viewing pleasure in the most classic ways. Ahead of the UFC’s monumental UFC 200 event in July, Kimmel sent out his crew to UFC 199, which took place in California to bring more TLC to the UFC. From the video description:...

Jun 29, 2016 1:02 pm

VIDEO | #WCW Arianny Celeste’s insanely hot Snapchats

Fan favorite Octagon girl Arianny Celeste is getting a big following on Snapchat for good reason. The UFC vixen takes you behind the scenes in many of her amazing photo shoots and gives you a glimpse of what goes on in her daily life. Take a look at this compilation of Snapchat videos in this...

Jun 29, 2016 12:06 pm

Report: Valerie Letourneau working with Reebok to address wardrobe malfunction

Valerie Letourneau experienced some wardrobe malfunctions in her last fight with Joanne Calderwood that may or may not have been a factor in her TKO loss at UFC Fight Night 89. Letourneau said her odd reactions to being hit in the chest by Calderwood were because she was experiencing wardrobe malfunctions with her Reebok uniform....

Jun 29, 2016 11:09 am

Sage Northcutt signs with Reebok, gets immediately criticized

Rising UFC star Sage Northcutt announced on Wednesday that he has signed a deal with Reebok. Northcutt joins other star athletes from the UFC including Conor McGregor, Ronda Rousey and Chris Weidman who have inked personal endorsements with Reebok that go beyond the exclusive uniform deal with the UFC. Northcutt said in his post on...

Jun 29, 2016 10:41 am

VIDEO | Drummer Travis Barker makes a tattoo bet on Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt

Musician and producer Travis Barker is a big UFC fan and one of the guys from TMZ just made a bet with the drummer from Blink-182 that has some permanency on it. TMZ asked Barker who he is picking to win in the fight between former UFC heavyweight champion and current WWE star Brock Lesnar...

Jun 29, 2016 10:02 am

VIDEO | Jon Jones: “I’m the leader of the winners circle”

Ahead of Jon Jones’ scheduled UFC 200 fight with Daniel Cormier for the undisputed light heavyweight championship, Jones appeared on SportsNation to discuss the bout, as well as sharing the UFC spotlight with Conor McGregor. Jones, who never lost his UFC light heavyweight championship inside the Octagon, won the interim light heavyweight championship by defeating...

Jun 29, 2016 9:56 am

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen breaks down Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier II

At UFC 200, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier will have their highly anticipated rematch for the undisputed UFC light heavyweight championship on arguably the biggest fight card in UFC history. Ahead of the fight, the MMA community seems to be split down the middle in regards to who will win the fight. While Jones is...

Jun 29, 2016 9:45 am

John Kavanagh: First Nate Diaz fight “was a bit of a circus”

Back in March, Nate Diaz stepped in on less than two weeks notice to fight Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 196 after UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos broke his foot during training. Diaz submitted McGregor in the second round, putting an end to McGregor’s hopes of earning a welterweight title shot,...