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Mar 14, 2016 2:14 am

Chris Leben opens up on details of his life-threatening heart condition

UFC veteran Chris Leben was just about to make a return to MMA with a new contract with Bellator MMA. In the process of getting ready to return to competition, bad news about his physical health hit the knockout specialist as he went through the process of pre-fight medical exams. The 35-year-old veteran appeared on...

Mar 14, 2016 1:44 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor will get you motivated in this new edit

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is coming off the first loss of his UFC career. Nate Diaz stopped Conor McGregor by submitting the Irishman in the second round of their non-title welterweight bout at UFC 196. Despite the loss, McGregor is anxious to get back into the Octagon to prove “what doesn’t kill you, makes...

Mar 13, 2016 7:55 pm

Coach Kavanagh: Conor gassed from trying to take Nate’s head off with every left hand

The coach of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, John Kavanagh, was a recent guest on Ariel Helwani’s popular show “The MMA Hour“. Coach Kavanagh discussed McGregor’s UFC 196 submission loss to Nate Diaz and gave his take on what went wrong for the Irish superstar. John admitted that Nate Diaz was more efficient with his...

Mar 13, 2016 7:41 am

Frank Mir to Mark Hunt: Tapout or have your career ended

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will return to the octagon this Saturday when he squares off with perennial contender Mark Hunt in the main event of ‘UFC Brisbane’. The heavyweight submission specialist is well aware that standing and trading punches with former K1 champion Mark Hunt would likely be a bad idea, so he...

Mar 12, 2016 11:27 pm

Bryan Caraway: “Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey get to matchmake”

UFC bantamweight contender Bryan Caraway believes that current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey receive special privileges from UFC officials. According to “Kid Lightning”, the people who can “pull strings” in the UFC are the promotions president Dana White and current UFC superstars Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey. His words...

Mar 12, 2016 10:51 pm

VIDEO | Jon Jones driving Formula DRIFT pro car

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones may currently have a suspended license, however ‘Bones’ was given the opportunity to drive a Formula DRIFT pro car with Dan Brockett recently, and we can’t blame him for accepting. Jones is currently gearing up for his UFC 197 rematch with Daniel Cormier on April 23rd, where he...

Mar 12, 2016 8:35 pm

McGregor’s Coach says the UFC 196 loss to Nate Diaz was not a result of weight gain

Fans and analysts have been critical of Conor McGregor’s performance at UFC 196, many blaming the “weight gain” for his submission loss to Nate Diaz. McGregor’s strength and conditioning coach John Connor does not believe that the loss had anything to do with Conor’s weight gain and that he was at “peak condition” going in...

Mar 12, 2016 4:53 pm

Frankie Edgar has a strong message for the UFC and Conor McGregor

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar (20-4-1 MMA) has been campaigning for a shot at current featherweight title holder Conor McGregor for some time now. “The Answer” stepped his game up to another level this past Thursday when he posted this video targeting the Irish superstar. Frankie recently took to Twitter where he demanded that...

Mar 12, 2016 4:15 pm

Another incredible fan made poster for UFC 200

July’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas is expected to have one of the best, if not the greatest, fight cards ever assembled. Fans are eagerly awaiting announcements from UFC officials regarding who will we be fighting who at this summers blockbuster pay-per-view event. UFC president Dana White has already stated that Conor McGregor will...

Mar 12, 2016 3:39 pm

Eddie Alvarez vs. Donald Cerrone 2?

Since losing his octagon debut to Donald Cerrone via decision at UFC 178 in September of 2014, former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez (27-4 MMA) has put together back-to-back victories over top contenders and former MMA champions Gilbert Melendez and Anthony Pettis inside of the octagon. The 32-year-old took to Twitter where he asked “who is...

Mar 12, 2016 12:08 pm

Max Holloway eyes 3 opponents for return fight at UFC 200

After it was announced that Conor McGregor would be defending his UFC featherweight championship at UFC 200, there was much speculation as to whether or not he would defend his championship against Jose Aldo or Frankie Edgar. With everyone talking about a potential McGregor vs. Aldo and McGregor vs. Edgar fight, many are forgetting about...

Mar 12, 2016 11:56 am

Dana White praises “gangsters” Holly Holm and Miesha Tate

In the co-main event of UFC 196, Holly Holm and Miesha Tate battled for nearly 5 full rounds. While it seemed that Holm was on her way to an impressive decision win to retain her UFC women’s bantamweight championship, Tate secured a late 5th round submission to win the bout. Holm showed tremendous heart as...

Mar 12, 2016 11:49 am

Dominick Cruz blasts “uncoachable” Urijah Faber

After Dominick Cruz made his triumphant return to the cage against TJ Dillashaw in December, Urijah Faber immediately called out his nemesis for a trilogy fight. While many wanted to see Cruz have a rematch with TJ Dillashaw given that their fight was called a split decision, the UFC cashed in on the hype of...

Mar 12, 2016 11:38 am

Stephen Thompson wanted title shot against Robbie Lawler

Last month, Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson picked up the biggest win of his professional MMA career as he became the first man to stop former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks. Thompson showcased his elite level striking skills as he picked Hendricks apart and ultimately rocked the champ before finishing with a flurry of strikes that forced...

Mar 12, 2016 9:59 am

Jean Claude Van Damme congratulates Nate Diaz on UFC 196 win

It’s no secret that Martial Arts icon Jean Claude Van Damme is a big UFC fan. Van Damme even offered to train Conor McGregor after his UFC 189 win over Chad Mendes for the interim UFC featherweight championship. This past Saturday at UFC 196, Nate Diaz shocked the world as he defeated Conor McGregor via...

Mar 12, 2016 8:53 am

PHOTO | UFC unveils UFC 197 poster

We are now less than 2 months away from UFC 197, where Jon Jones will look to reclaim his UFC light heavyweight championship from Daniel Cormier, and Henry Cejudo will look to dethrone flyweight kingpin Demetrious ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson. Ahead of the fight, Jones and Cormier have continued their long-standing rivalry, using the ‘UFC Unstoppable’...