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May 6, 2016 7:29 am

Conor McGregor’s coach drops major hint regarding Floyd Mayweather fight

Friday morning a report emerged which revealed that UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather were reportedly close to finalizing a deal which would see the two men compete in a boxing match in Las Vegas. While there were several details regarding the bout which indicated that the report was in fact...

May 6, 2016 7:20 am

VIDEO | Bigfoot Silva reveals shocking fact ahead of ‘UFC: Rotterdam’

On Sunday in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva will fight Stefan Struve in a pivotal heavyweight matchup. Silva is coming off a 1st round TKO loss to Mark Hunt, dropping him to just 1-3-1 in his last 5 fights. Struve on the other hand is coming off unanimous decision loss to Jared Rosholt which dropped...

May 6, 2016 7:07 am

Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor boxing match reportedly close

Quite some time ago, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor began throwing insults at Boxing great Floyd Mayweather. When pressed further about his statements, McGregor explained that he wasn’t doubting Mayweather’s boxing skills, but in a general fight, he would win. Now, according to The Sun, a boxing match between the pair is reportedly close to...

May 6, 2016 1:49 am

PHOTO | Conor McGregor has some advice for those looking for results

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been training hard with his obsession to beat Nate Diaz. At UFC 196 back in March, Diaz handed “The Notorious” his first UFC loss in a non-title welterweight bout. Since then, McGregor has been obsessed with avenging his loss to Diaz and had the chance when the UFC booked...


May 5, 2016 11:44 pm

7-foot tall Stefan Struve now 280 pounds?

UFC heavyweight Stefan Struve is set to take on Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva at UFC Fight Night 87, which takes place in Struve’s homeland of the Netherlands. Struve made his first appearance in the Octagon at the young age of 21 against Junior dos Santos at UFC 95 back in 2009. Dos Santos took out Struve...

May 5, 2016 5:53 pm

Paige VanZant releases statement on alleged Ronda Rousey incident

Thursday evening a clip emerged of UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate on The Joe Rogan Experience discussing a time when Paige VanZant told her that Ronda Rousey had verbally attacked her during a Reebok photoshoot. VanZant was quick to release a statement through TMZ Sports regarding the situation. Her statement reads: “It appears that...

May 5, 2016 5:45 pm

VIDEO | Miesha Tate recalls time Ronda Rousey cursed out Paige VanZant

Back at UFC 194, Holly Holm put on one of the most spectacular performances in the history of the UFC as she dominated Ronda Rousey for nearly 2 rounds en route to a 2nd round KO win. While nearly the entire UFC roster congratulated Holm on the impressive performance, Ronda Rousey didn’t hesitate from calling...

May 5, 2016 12:51 pm

VIDEO | Buffed out Joe Rogan shows off his incredible strength

UFC color commentator Joe Rogan is a fitness advocate and has a diverse background in martial arts. The taekwondo and BJJ black belt showed off his incredible strength in a new kettlebell workout regiment he has been on that he highly recommends. Rogan said in his recent Facebook post: One of the things that @thejustinmilos...

May 5, 2016 12:16 pm

Boxing star Amir Khan thinks Conor McGregor moved up in weight the wrong way

Two of boxing’s biggest current stars are set to fight in the ring on Saturday. Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez (46-1-1, 32 KOs) looks to defend his WBC middleweight title against former light welterweight champion Amir Khan (31-3, 19 KOs). Khan will be moving up two weight classes for the fight against the bigger Alvarez and spoke...

May 5, 2016 12:06 pm

PHOTO | Paige VanZant’s bikini selfie shows she is still in amazing shape

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant has been busy on ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars.” With VanZant being in the running to potentially win this season of the hit competition show with partner Mark Ballas, VanZant’s return to the Octagon will be sometime after UFC 200. Despite not being able to focus on training full-time with having...

May 5, 2016 11:49 am

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier updates everyone on his injury

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier was scheduled to fight former champion Jon Jones at UFC 197 last month. However, an injury pushed back Cormier’s rematch with Jones and now the two are set to fight in the main event of UFC 200. Cormier sat down with Jay and Dan on “FOX Sports Live” and...

May 5, 2016 10:48 am

VIDEO | UFC 198 fighters discuss whether or not Georges St-Pierre should return

With less than 2 weeks to go until UFC 198 in Curitiba, Brazil, where fight fans will see an action packed night of fights that feature some of the best Brazilian fighters in the history of MMA including Fabricio Werdum, Anderson Silva, Shogun Rua, and Lil Nog to name just a few. With much speculation...

May 5, 2016 10:37 am

PHOTO | Rafael dos Anjos points out a flaw in Conor McGregor’s BJJ brown belt

UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor were supposed to meet in a superfight at UFC 196. However, Dos Anjos broke his foot leading up to the fight and Nate Diaz stepped in as a late replacement and now dos Anjos is no longer in the picture to fight “The...

May 5, 2016 9:36 am

Gunnar Nelson: Conor McGregor needs “some space”

While Conor McGregor has refrained from doing interviews regarding his ongoing standoff with the UFC that saw him pulled from his UFC 200 rematch with Nate Diaz on July 9th, Gunnar Nelson has been able to provide some insight into how McGregor is doing. While SBG Ireland head coach John Kavanagh revealed recently that McGregor’s...

May 5, 2016 9:27 am

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier discusses Jon Jones rematch, Conor McGregor situation

At UFC 200, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier will have their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC light heavyweight championship. Jones and Cormier was a fill-in fight for the main event of UFC 200 after Conor McGregor was pulled from his main event fight against Nate Diaz for refusing to fulfill his media obligations. On...

May 5, 2016 9:15 am

VIDEO | Miesha Tate praises Donald Trump for surprising reason

The world of MMA rarely carries over into the world of politics. With Donald Trump unofficially claiming the Republican nomination this week, Miesha Tate was asked about her support of ‘The Donald’. While Tate clarified that she isn’t necessarily a Trump supporter, she did praise Trump for a pretty funny reason. Check out the clip...

May 5, 2016 9:02 am

PHOTOS | Jean-Claude Van Damme sparring & training with Diaz Brothers

Famed martial artist and actor Jean-Claude Van Damme has been training alongside Nick and Nate Diaz at Gold’s GYM, helping Nate Diaz prepare for his UFC 200 fight against an opponent who has yet to be named. Van Damme posted a series of photos to his Instagram showing himself training and sparring with the Diaz...

May 5, 2016 8:50 am

Tito Ortiz offers Conor McGregor advice in standoff with UFC

Former UFC champion Tito Ortiz may be in the UFC Hall of Fame, however Ortiz often found himself at odds with the UFC brass during the course of his stint with the promotion. Now a Bellator MMA fighter, Ortiz offered some advice to Conor McGregor, who is currently in the middle of a standoff with...

May 5, 2016 8:40 am

Luke Rockhold randomly tested by USADA

Thursday morning, UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold was randomly drug tested by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency ahead of his UFC 199 rematch with former middleweight champion Chris Weidman. Rockhold posted about the random test on Instagram. Blood and urine for breakfast anyone? Surprise visit from USADA this am. Happy to participate in the movement to...

May 5, 2016 8:35 am

VIDEO | #TBT Joe Rogan beats up social media challenger

UFC commentator Joe Rogan may not fight inside the Octagon, however by now many fans know that Rogan is an experienced martial artist. In addition to holding a 10th Planet JiuJitsu black belt under Eddie Bravo, Rogan was an accomplished TaeKwonDo practitioner for many many years. Back in 2006, a MySpace user showed up to...

May 5, 2016 1:37 am

VIDEO | UFC’s top 5 respectful moments

Martial arts comes with a great deal of discipline and respect. Former UFC title challenger and current UFC analyst Kenny Florian and former UFC strawweight title challenger Jessica Penne broke down their top 5 most respectful moments in the Octagon. Check out who Penne and Florian have on their list of fighters who showed the...

May 4, 2016 7:54 pm

Michael Bisping fires back at Yoel Romero

While Yoel Romero may currently be serving a 6 month suspension for failing a drug test after testing positive for steroids, the top ranked UFC middleweight didn’t shy away from taking a shot at UFC veteran Michael Bisping on Twitter Wednesday afternoon. Bisping, who is coming off a unanimous decision win over Anderson Silva at...

May 4, 2016 7:41 pm

TJ Dillashaw vs. Raphael Assuncao possible for UFC 200

It’s been just 4 months since TJ Dillashaw lost the UFC bantamweight championship to Dominick Cruz in Boston in January, but it appears as though the former champ is looking to return to the Octagon sooner rather than later. According to Megan Olivi, Dillashaw could wind up fighting on UFC 200 on July 9th against...

May 4, 2016 6:04 pm

Report: UFC working on huge fights for UFC on FOX 20 in Chicago

The UFC just announced a fight that has “Fight of the Night” written all over it with Edson Barboza taking on Gilbert Melendez at UFC on FOX 20. Other fights that are reported to be in the works for the event taking place July 23 in Chicago, Illinois include Anthony “Rumble” Johnson vs. Glover Teixeira...

May 4, 2016 5:45 pm

Report: Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley being targeted

UFC Tonight revealed exciting news for the welterweight division. A welterweight championship bout between Robbie Lawler and contender Tyron Woodley is being worked on for UFC 201. One last fight in the works: Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley targeted as championship bout at #UFC201 — UFC Tonight (@UFCTonight) May 5, 2016 Lawler is coming off...

May 4, 2016 1:21 pm

Edson Barboza vs. Gilbert Melendez reportedly set for UFC on FOX 20

At UFC 197 Edson Barboza picked up the biggest win of his professional career as he defeated former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis via unanimous decision. The win was a dominant one for Barboza, as he out-struck Showtime throughout the course of the fight, dealing a severe amount of damage to Pettis’ legs throughout the...

May 4, 2016 1:07 pm

VIDEO | UFC 200 preview: Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier 1 full fight

Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones will meet in the Octagon for the second time in the main event of UFC 200 in July. The fight will be for the undisputed UFC light heavyweight championship with Cormier the current reigning champ and Jones the interim champ. Take a look at their first fight that took place...