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Jan 21, 2016 2:06 pm

Coach: Dillashaw loss was good for Renan Barao

This past Sunday Dominick Cruz returned to the Octagon for just his second fight in 4 years as he reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship after picking up a split decision win. Following Cruz’s win he found himself being called out by nemesis Urijah Faber, and there was much speculation as to whether or not Faber...

Jan 18, 2016 10:21 am

PHOTO | Matt Mitrione gives a photo update of his broken orbital

It was a tough night for Matt Mitrione and his eyes on Sunday night. After suffering accidental eye pokes from Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston, Mitrione suffered a broken orbital floor and injured shoulder at the hands of Browne after a third round TKO stoppage. Mitrione’s eye was in terrible condition...

Jan 12, 2016 8:01 am

Rafael Dos Anjos picks up ‘significant’ fine for violating Reebok dress code

We received word earlier this month that three fighters had been fined by the UFC for violating their ‘athlete outfitting policy’. While no names were given by the UFC, Donald Cerrone revealed via Twitter that he had in fact been fined for continuing his tradition of sewing a patch on his fight shorts. In addition,...


Jan 7, 2016 3:20 pm

NSAC expected to make ruling on Diaz suspension on January 12th

MMA fans have been anxiously awaiting news on the NSAC’s settlement talks with Nick Diaz following an uproar stemming from their harsh 5 year suspension due to Diaz failing a drug test for marijuana. According to MMAFighting the commission could be making a ruling on the settlement talks as early as their meeting next Thursday...

Jan 1, 2016 5:06 pm

Cerrone moves up to welterweight, books first fight

While Donald Cerrone and Michael Johnson were prepared to fight one another after they both lost their last fights, Cerrone has officially moved up to welterweight, and booked his first fight. He will fight Tim Means on February 21st in the main event of UFC Fight Night Pittsburgh according to ESPN. While Cerrone wasn’t sure...

Jan 1, 2016 8:03 am

Carlos Condit hints at retirement

While Carlos Condit is currently gearing up to fight Robbie Lawler this Saturday at UFC 195, by the way he talks, it sounds like this could be his last UFC title run. With nearly 40 professional fights over the course of the past 13 years, Condit certainly has quite a few miles on his body....

Dec 31, 2015 10:04 pm

Why Chris Weidman reflects on 2015 being a ‘great year’

You wouldn’t think that a fighter who just lost their championship title at the end of the year would be calling it a “great year.” That is not the case with former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman. Weidman posted a positive message to his Facebook page explaining why he was so happy with 2015. “2015...

Dec 26, 2015 9:01 am

Khabib on return: ‘I must become more professional’

It has been nearly two years since Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov has competed inside the Octagon. In his last Octagon appearance, ‘The Eagle’ defeated Rafael Dos Anjos via unanimous decision. A bout between Nurmagomedov and Cerrone was booked for September of 2014, however a knee injury forced ‘The Eagle’ out of the bout. Nurmagomedov was...

Dec 16, 2015 8:52 am

Jhenny Andrade wants to be your #WCW

The Brazilian UFC Octagon Girl said it herself in her Instagram post on Wednesday and we have no problem with that! #HappyWednesday 💋 I wanna be your #Wcw 😍 📷 photo @drausiotuzzolo A photo posted by Jhenny Andrade UFC (@jhennyandradeufc) on Dec 16, 2015 at 4:58am PST   If you need another reason, here are...

Dec 8, 2015 3:54 pm

Tyson Fury slams McGregor for copying him

At first glance, there isn’t much that Tyson Fury and Conor McGregor have in common. However according to Tyson Fury, McGregor has been copying him for quite some time, and not just when it comes to fighting. He spoke on The MMA Hour: “I am familiar with a man named Conor McGregor. I think he...

Dec 8, 2015 1:15 am

Conor McGregor says ahead of Jose Aldo bout: ‘I have lost my mind . . .’

As Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo prepare to collide and unify the featherweight belts at UFC 194, one can only imagine the physical and mental stress that the two warriors are going through. Interim champion Conor McGregor was recently featured by the Wall Street Journal and talks about his desire to be the best and...

Dec 4, 2015 8:47 pm

Gleison Tibau apologizes for blood doping

Friday afternoon it was revealed that UFC lightweight Gleison Tibau had been provisionally suspended after it was revealed that he potentially failed an out-of-competition USADA drug test. Following that announcement it was revealed that Tibau had failed a drug test for EPO, a form of blood doping. Tibau released a statement via MMAFighting about the...

Dec 3, 2015 1:00 pm

Dana White CONFIRMS Rousey will get immediate rematch

Since Holly Holm demolished Ronda Rousey en route to a 2nd round KO win at UFC 193 to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship last month, there has been much speculation as to whether or not Ronda Rousey should get an immediate rematch given how dominant of a performance Holly Holm put on. UFC President...

Dec 2, 2015 8:29 am

Holm gets stamp of approval from MMA legend

Holly Holm’s impressive win over Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 earned her the respect and admiration of fans as well as her fellow fighters. Now, the win has even earned Holm the respect from MMA legend and famed striker Mirko Cro Cop. He spoke on The MMA Hour: “It was a great performance. To be...

Dec 1, 2015 8:54 am

Cormier considering April 23rd fight with Jones

Since Jon Jones has been reinstated by the UFC there has been much speculation as to when he would fight lightweight champion Daniel Cormier. Jones initially was looking for an April fight at the Madison Square Garden, however as the champion, Cormier wasn’t going to go for that. Now, Cormier seems to be more open...

Nov 28, 2015 9:12 am

QUICK TWITT: Fighters react to Benson Henderson’s split decision win

Earlier today in Seoul, Korea Benson Henderson defeated Jorge Masvidal via split decision. Immediately fighters took to Twitter to react to the bout on Twitter. We compiled some of the best reactions for you in one article, check it out! It's time for the main event! #UFCSeoul: @BensonHenderson vs @GamebredFighter! https://t.co/9TV1yEmC3L pic.twitter.com/ROuL4L0kZ1 — UFC (@ufc)...

Nov 27, 2015 4:30 pm

Kings MMA coach invites Rousey to train

Rafael Cordeiro is one of the most well known and respected trainers in the MMA industry. Cordeiro has trained the likes of Rafael Dos Anjos, Lyoto Machida, Wanderlei Silva, Fabricio Werdum, and Shogun Rua to name a few. Following Ronda Rousey’s UFC 193 knockout loss to Holly Holm earlier this month, Rafael Dos Anjos invited...

Nov 27, 2015 8:36 am

Update on Fedor’s opponent for NYE return

Since it was revealed that Fedor Emelianenko would no longer be fighting Jaideep Singh in his return to MMA on New Years Eve, there has been much speculation as to who ‘The Last Emperor’ would be facing. Rizin FC boss Nobuyuki Sakakibara spoke to Tass.ru via BloodyElbow to discuss the most recent update to the...

Nov 13, 2015 7:46 am

Henderson teases big announcement on Saturday

Dan Henderson is fresh off of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ TKO loss to Vitor Belfort, but that hasn’t stopped the former Pride FC champion from teasing a major announcement. While many, including Kenny Florian and Daniel Cormier, are calling for Hendo’s retirement, he assured fans that the announcement on Saturday would have nothing...

Nov 13, 2015 6:47 am

Abel Trujillo planning to appeal controversial loss

Abel Trujillo is fresh off his ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ loss to Gleison Tibau after referee Keith Peterson stopped the fight because he believed that Trujillo had been choked out, however Trujillo was most certainly conscious. According to MMAFighting, Trujillo’s camp requested paperwork from the Brazilian Commission (CABMMA) to appeal the loss. Ultimately, the...

Nov 11, 2015 11:46 am

BREAKDOWN! Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Valerie Letourneau

This Saturday in Melbourne Australia, Joanna Jedrzejczyk will look to defend her UFC women’s strawweight championship against Valerie Letourneau at the Etihad Stadium in to co-main event of UFC 193. Ahead of the fight we decided to do a breakdown of the co-main event bout and look at what both women will have to do...

Nov 10, 2015 9:18 am

Rothwell ‘denied’ opportunity to fill in for Cro Cop

It looks like Ben Rothwell’s wishes are continuing to just go up in smoke. Rothwell revealed on Twitter that he was denied the spot from the UFC to fill in for Mirko Filipovic after Filipovic announced he had to pull out of UFC Fight Night 79. Filipovic was set to fight against Anthony Hamilton, but...

Nov 8, 2015 6:28 am

Twitter reacts to Glover Teixeira’s TKO of Patrick Cummins

Glover Teixeira is on a mission to erase his losses to former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones and Phil Davis by going on another impressive winning streak. Teixeira’s performance at “UFC Fight Night 77” against Patrick Cummins surely aided him in his mission because he looked like an absolute monster before picking up the...

Nov 6, 2015 7:00 am

Anderson Silva hints on comeback with more focus than ever

UFC legend Anderson Silva announced on his Facebook page that he is ready to come back to the UFC. The former UFC middleweight champion often talked about in pound-for-pound lists was suspended for one year after testing positive for steroids in his fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva posted a photo with this...

Oct 30, 2015 10:29 am

Joe Lauzon rallying for the fight against cancer! Here is how you can join

UFC fan favorite Joe Lauzon and his family have already beat the biggest opponent they could ever face. Lauzon’s son was diagnosed with cancer just days after he was born last year. Fortunately young Joey Lauzon has the fighting spirit like his dad and was able to overcome the illness. Lauzon is rallying for a donation...

Oct 29, 2015 7:00 am

Ronda Rousey enters the world of rap

First it was just a drop of her name in a pop song. Now, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has an entire rap song made just for her. YNIQ, an artist out of Miami released this song that is based entirely on the “Rowdy” UFC champion. Take a listen to the track, “Ronda Rousey” and...