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Jul 27, 2016 7:40 pm

Gegard Mousasi vs. Vitor Belfort set for UFC 204

Fresh off his win over Thiago Santos at UFC 200, Gegard Mousasi is looking to fight once again before the year is up. Wednesday evening Combate announced that Mousasi had signed to fight Vitor Belfort at UFC 204, which takes place on October 8th. Mousasi will be entering the bout on a 2-fight win streak,...

Jul 27, 2016 7:06 pm

Daniel Cormier gives details on next potential title defense

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is fresh off of his unanimous decision win over Anderson Silva on the main card of UFC 200. Cormier was initially slated to defend his light heavyweight title against Jon Jones at the event, however Jones was pulled from the card just two days before the event due to...

Jul 27, 2016 2:23 pm

Meet UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn at the Mililani Town Center

Right now is your chance to meet UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn if you happen to be on Oahu. “The Prodigy” is on the island to give a sneak peak of the new BJ Penn UFC Gym in Mililani, Hawaii. An announcement was just made to remind everyone about their chance to meet...


Jul 27, 2016 1:02 pm

How USADA ruled ‘No Fault’ for Islam Makhachev’s Anti-Doping Policy Violation

On Wednesday, USADA released a statement that Islam Makhachev was ruled with a ‘No Fault’ for his Meldonium Anti-Doping Policy Violation. Makhachev tested positive for the prohibited substance Meldonium, “which was determined to have been ingested by him without fault or negligence.” Makhachev tested positive for the banned substance from a sample collected on April...

Jul 27, 2016 12:52 pm

UFC star calls for Conor McGregor to be stripped of featherweight belt

On August 20th, Conor McGregor will compete in his second fight since winning the UFC featherweight championship from Jose Aldo back at UFC 194. This fight, like the last one, will not be at featherweight. This has led many to wonder whether or not McGregor will actually return to featherweight to defend his belt. With...

Jul 27, 2016 12:25 pm

VIDEO | Ludacris thought he was having a bad day until he ran into Tyron Woodley

[ooyala code=”U2OHd5NDE6yPaiXlgJBrJVpF1IKIu_5N” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ auto=”true” width=”1280″ height=”1280″] UFC 201 takes place in Atlanta, Georgia this weekend. Atlanta rapper and actor Ludacris shared this funny video of him seeming like he was having a bad day. Ludacris jokingly said that he was going to mess up the first people he ran into and it just happened to...

Jul 27, 2016 11:41 am

10 fighters who have been hit in the head the most while standing

If you had to guess, who would you say has gotten hit in the head the most while standing and trading strikes in the UFC, WEC and Strikeforce? According to @fightnomics, Sam Stout lands at the top after receiving 562 strikes to the head while standing. Stout hung up his gloves after losing to Frankie...

Jul 27, 2016 11:12 am

Nate Diaz pissed off with the UFC?

UFC star Nate Diaz has been on a media tour this week visiting various shows ahead of his big rematch with Conor McGregor. Diaz made appearances on the “Conan” show, “SportsNation” and FOX Sports to name a few. After a day with the media on Tuesday, Diaz tweeted Wednesday morning, “@Ufc played me again #trustnobody😡”...

Jul 27, 2016 9:53 am

Shane Carwin contacts UFC matchmaker about UFC return

Former UFC heavyweight champion Shane Carwin hasn’t fought in 5 years. Prior to his retirement, Carwin was on a 2-fight losing streak that saw him lose to Brock Lesnar and Junior dos Santos. On the heels of Brock Lesnar’s return at UFC 200, Carwin has taken another step forward with his UFC return, contacting matchmaker...

Jul 27, 2016 9:24 am

Benson Henderson backs Mark Hunt’s attempt to unionize fighters

Since it was announced that Brock Lesnar failed a pre-fight, as well as a fight night drug test for UFC 200, his opponent, Mark Hunt, has continued to make headlines. In addition to an expletive filled rant, Hunt called for the UFC to give him 100% of Lesnar’s massive $2.5 million purse for the event....

Jul 27, 2016 8:38 am

Carlos Condit eyes title shot with win over Demian Maia

Prior to Carlos Condit’s UFC 195 welterweight title fight with Robbie Lawler, the ‘Natural Born Killer’ revealed that the fight very well could be his last before retiring. After losing a controversial split decision, Condit stated that unless he got an immediate rematch with Lawler, he was on hiatus until further notice. The UFC opted...

Jul 27, 2016 7:54 am

Brian Stann: Conor McGregor has nothing to gain in Jose Aldo rematch

At UFC 194, many expected Conor McGregor to face the toughest test of his career as he stepped into the Octagon to face featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo. Instead, McGregor ended Aldo’s reign in just 13 seconds, knocking him out with a brutal cross. With Aldo now the interim featherweight champion, he has earned himself a...

Jul 27, 2016 7:30 am

Former boxing champ rips potential Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fight

Earlier this year, talks of a potential Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather boxing match had both the MMA community and boxing community fantasizing about the potential fight. The fight never came to fruition, and ultimately Conor McGregor signed to fight Nate Diaz in a welterweight rematch at UFC 202 on August 20th. Ahead of that...

Jul 27, 2016 7:17 am

Jose Aldo eyeing superfight with Dominick Cruz

While Jose Aldo’s next fight will likely be a title unification fight with Conor McGregor after McGregor has his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz in August, the interim featherweight champion appears to be eyeing a fight with bantamweight kingpin Dominick Cruz. Cruz spoke recently in an interview, where he explained that if McGregor is...

Jul 27, 2016 7:02 am

Nate Diaz pre-fight mentality: “I’m probably gonna get knocked out”

After fighting professionally for over a decade, UFC superstar Nate Diaz knows that anything can happen in a fight. Ahead of his UFC 202 rematch with Conor McGregor on August 20th, Diaz made an appearance on The Conan O’Brien Show, where he explained his preflight mentality: “I write it off from the beginning like, ‘I’m...

Jul 27, 2016 2:31 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor sends Nate Diaz a daunting message on the Conan show

Nate Diaz was a guest on the “Conan” show on Tuesday night ahead of his main event rematch with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor set for UFC 202 on August 20. McGregor had a special message for Diaz that the show’s production team put together. McGregor was his usual self and threw some insults at...

Jul 26, 2016 7:20 pm

VIDEO | Cristiano Ronaldo meets Conor McGregor

Ahead of Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz on August 20th in Las Vegas, the featherweight champ was visited by soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo in Las Vegas. The pair posted a photo together on Instagram, which then prompted The Mac Life Productions to release the full video of the pair’s meeting. Check it...

Jul 26, 2016 7:02 pm

VIDEO | Valentina Shevchenko calls out Amanda Nunes

This past weekend in Chicago, Illinois, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm stepped into the Octagon to fight Valentina Shevchenko. Shevchenko controlled the fight from the start, picking Holm apart with her incredible Muay Thai skills, and countering Holm as she looked to close the distance. Following the win, Shevchenko called for a fight...

Jul 26, 2016 6:41 pm

Joe Rogan re-signs with UFC

When rumors began surfacing that the UFC was to be sold for around $4 billion, longtime UFC commentator Joe Rogan announced that he would likely be leaving the promotion. Now, in the wake of the UFC being sold, Rogan has re-signed with the UFC. He made the announcement on his podcast, The Joe Rogan Experience:...

Jul 26, 2016 6:24 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz fined for swearing while on the set of SportsNation

Got 'eeeem 😂 A video posted by SportsNation (@sportsnation) on Jul 26, 2016 at 4:06pm PDT UFC veteran Nate Diaz claims that he does not like to swear. However, sometimes Diaz’s mouth takes the spotlight and unleashes all the F bombs you can handle. While some take offense to his use of explicit language, Diaz...

Jul 26, 2016 5:37 pm

WWE will not punish Brock Lesnar for failed UFC drug tests

Brock Lesnar’s successful UFC 200 return may be tarnished from his pair of failed drug tests, however the WWE will not be punishing the former UFC champ for his infractions in the combat sports world. Lesnar failed a random drug test back in June prior to his UFC 200 clash with Mark Hunt, and also...

Jul 26, 2016 4:54 pm

Holly Holm and Valentina Shevchenko lead UFC on FOX 20 to record setting numbers

This past weekend in Chicago, Illinois, the UFC held it’s 20th event on ‘Big Fox’. UFC on FOX 20 was headlined by a women’s bantamweight showdown between Holly Holm and Valentina Shevchenko, and co-headlined by a lightweight scrap between Edson Barboza and Gilbert Melendez. According to MMAFighting, the event drew 2,975,000 viewers, the most since...

Jul 26, 2016 12:53 pm

VIDEO | Running man challenge in the middle of real cage fight?

The “running man challenge” was taken to a whole new level in the middle of a cage fight recently. Check out the video as a fighter literally runs with his back facing his opponent after getting hit a few times. The fight was an amateur bout in Malaysia in the Ultimate Beatdown between Marcus Tan...

Jul 26, 2016 12:39 pm

VIDEO | Dana White: BJ Penn should have been one of the best ever

With one of the most impressive resumes in the history of mixed martial arts, BJ Penn is undoubtably one of the greatest fighters of all time. The UFC Hall of Famer, who is one of only two men to hold UFC championships in two weight classes, is still widely regarded as one of the top...

Jul 26, 2016 12:07 pm

VIDEO | Robbie Lawler highlight – ‘Ruthless’

As UFC 201 approaches this weekend, here’s an amazing highlight from @BrattMamley to get you psyched up for UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler getting back to the Octagon to defend his title. Lawler is set to take on contender Tyron Woodley in the main event of UFC 201, which takes place in Atlanta, Georgia on...