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Mar 24, 2016 2:28 am

PHOTO | Justin Bieber and Nate Diaz are friends now?

“Is it too late now to say sorry?” There was some friction that was built up by the media after pop star Justin Bieber called Nate Diaz’s style “terrible” following Diaz’s destruction of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. Diaz who is not one to take an insult threw his response to Bieber and later said...

Mar 23, 2016 10:24 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz talks about the UFC wanting to arrange a rematch with Conor McGregor

All reports are pointing towards the UFC putting together a rematch between UFC veteran Nate Diaz and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor for the main event of the highly anticipated UFC 200 event happening in July. Diaz was a guest on the UFC Tonight show on Wednesday and spoke with Kenny Florian and Michael Bisping...

Mar 23, 2016 10:00 pm

Thomas Almeida predicts he will knock out Cody Garbrandt at UFC Fight Night 88

An exciting matchup between two undefeated bantamweights will take place in the main event of UFC Fight Night 88. Thomas Almeida (21-0) and Cody Garbrandt (8-0) are both looking to stay undefeated as one will likely leave the Octagon that night with a loss. Almeida spoke with Combate (transcribed by Bloody Elbow) and says that...


Mar 23, 2016 4:00 pm

Jon Jones sentenced for several traffic violations in Albuquerque

UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones had a minor run in with the law back in January when he was pulled over for driving without a license, registration, or insurance. While there was much speculation as to whether or not the minor infraction would interfere with his probation from his April 2015 hit and...

Mar 23, 2016 3:46 pm

PHOTO | Octagon Girl #WCW Vanessa Hanson in some racy lingerie

Vanessa Hanson, former Strikeforce ring girl turned Octagon Girl has had a nice presence in the UFC after being regularly put to the UFC stage back in 2013. Hanson who is commonly seen working with fellow former Strikeforce ring girl and current Octagon Girl Chrissy Blair has become a fan favorite in the UFC. Hanson...

Mar 23, 2016 3:25 pm

Conor McGregor’s coach says fight announcemet to come out this week

Everyone seems to want to get their hands on the UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. While the hopefuls in the UFC featherweight division are anxious to get a chance to take the belt from McGregor and strap it around their own waist, others in different weight classes have also volunteered themselves to take on the...

Mar 23, 2016 3:06 pm

Floyd Mayweather’s uncle rips Conor McGregor, Dana White, and Ronda Rousey

While Floyd Mayweather has zero intentions of ever making the jump to MMA, the legendary prizefighter frequently finds his name in the mouth’s of MMA fighters who call him out. Back when Ronda Rousey reigned as the UFC women’s bantamweight champion, there was much talk of how Rousey would do in a boxing match against...

Mar 23, 2016 2:16 pm

Nate Diaz’s coach reacts to potential rematch with Conor McGregor

At UFC 196, Nate Diaz shocked the world as he stepped up to fight Conor McGregor at welterweight on just 11 days notice. While it was reported prior to the fight that Diaz had been training for a triathlon, the Stockton fighter revealed post-fight that he had been on a yacht in Cabo partying it...

Mar 23, 2016 12:14 pm

Rashad Evans explains why he is picking Daniel Cormier to beat Jon Jones

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans says he is picking the current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier to avenge his only professional MMA loss when he rematches the former champion Jon Jones at UFC 197 on April 23rd. “I am going to go on record and I’m going to go with the upset...

Mar 23, 2016 9:32 am

VIDEO | Gunnar Nelson dances to ‘Sorry’ by Justin Bieber

Gunnar Nelson is known for remaining emotionless leading up to, and during his UFC fights. With that being said, we never could have imagined that Nelson enjoys dancing to Justin Bieber in his free time. In the video above you can see Nelson like you’ve never seen him before in this music video with the...

Mar 23, 2016 9:22 am

Brian Stann: Jon Jones has made heavyweights look really bad in training

It’s no secret that pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones is a natural athlete. In addition to Jones’ dominance in the UFC, both of his brothers Arthur & Chandler both play in the NFL. While Jones never actually lost the UFC light heavyweight championship, ahead of Jones’ UFC 197 rematch with Daniel Cormier, FOX Sports...

Mar 23, 2016 8:54 am

Ben Affleck draws parallels between Batman and Conor McGregor

Ahead of the highly anticipated release of ‘Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice’ on March 24th, star actor Ben Afleck drew some parallels between his character and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. He spoke to Reuters: “He’s a little bit more of a brawler. You kind of get a feeling like physical, visceral slugger-thing. The...

Mar 23, 2016 8:33 am

Nate Diaz sticks up for Jose Aldo to Conor McGregor

Last week reports emerged that the UFC had issued contracts to both Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz for a welterweight rematch at UFC 200. As everyone knows by now, Diaz submitted McGregor in the second round of their UFC 196 scrap to end McGregor’s unbeaten streak. Unsurprisingly, talks of a potential rematch between the two...

Mar 23, 2016 8:17 am

Lorenzo Fertitta discusses possibility of Ronda Rousey fighting at MSG

Late Tuesday afternoon it was revealed that a bill was passed by New York assembly that saw a bill legalizing MMA passed. The bill now moves to the desk of Governor Andrew Cuomo, who in the past has expressed his interest in signing the bill. This is a big win for the sport of MMA,...

Mar 23, 2016 8:10 am

EA Sports Apologizes to Khabib Nurmagomedov for post-fight celebration

Earlier this week top ranked UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov took to Twitter to inform EA Sports that they got his post-fight celebration wrong in EA Sports UFC 2, and that the company needed to change his celebration as a sign of respect to himself and his fans. Nurmagomedov posted a photo on Instagram showing a...

Mar 22, 2016 1:46 pm

JacksonWink EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | JW Raw’s “Wink’ing Dead”

While the JacksonWink MMA Academy in Albuquerque New Mexico is a hotbed for MMA talent, the fighters that train there like to enjoy themselves in their downtime. In the video above you can see several fighters partaking in a parody of AMC’s hit TV series, ‘The Walking Dead’. Fittingly, the JacksonWink team named their series...

Mar 22, 2016 12:42 pm

GIF | Mark Hunt – King of the walk-off KO

Mark Hunt is simply the king of the walk-off knockout. The MMA community feels the same way with fellow fighters tipping their hat to Hunt after his latest win over Frank Mir at UFC Fight Night 85. Hunt showcased his walk-off judgement after clobbering Frank Mir with a stunning right hand that sent the former...

Mar 22, 2016 9:34 am

VIDEO | Fabricio Werdum sparring ahead of UFC 198

We are now less than two months away from UFC 198, where Fabricio Werdum will look to defend his UFC heavyweight championship against Stipe Miocic in Curitiba Brazil. The fight will be Werdum’s first title defense since winning the belt back in June at UFC 188 as he submitted Cain Velasquez in the third round...

Mar 22, 2016 9:22 am

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen vs. Michael Bisping grappling match from URFight

This past weekend, UFC veterans Chael Sonnen and Michael Bisping competed in a grappling match at URFight. Unlike Metamoris however, which is one long round, the grappling match between Sonnen and Bisping consisted of three 5 minute rounds. Jim Ross and Rampage Jackson were on hand for commentary for the match, which you can watch...

Mar 22, 2016 9:07 am

Duane Ludwig reacts to news of Urijah Faber vs. Dominick Cruz III

Several years ago Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig was brought in as the striking coach at Team Alpha Male. Unfortunately, things didn’t work out between Ludwig and TAM owner Urijah Faber. Ludwig left and opened the ‘Bang Muay Thai HQ’ in Broomfield Colorado, and T.J. Dillashaw began spending part of his training camps training with the striking...