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Apr 28, 2016 1:27 am

The UFC is losing how many millions by leaving Conor McGregor off UFC 200?

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is the biggest draw currently in the UFC with the records to back it up. So, when the UFC announced that they pulled “The Notorious” off UFC 200 for his refusal to take part in media obligations to promote the fight, a lot of people were scratching their heads. ESPN...

Apr 27, 2016 11:53 pm

Nate Diaz disses Conor McGregor with social media post

While Conor McGregor was just pulled from UFC 200 less than 2 weeks ago, Nate Diaz believes that McGregor was never actually in the fight. McGregor announced his retirement on social media, leaving many fans confused. UFC President Dana White then announced on SportsCenter that McGregor had been pulled from UFC 200 for refusing to...

Apr 27, 2016 11:43 pm

VIDEO | UFC 200 MSG staredowns

Wednesday afternoon at the Madison Square Garden the UFC held a press conference to promote UFC 200. Headliners Jon Jones & Daniel Cormier were in attendance, as well as Jose Aldo, Frankie Edgar, Miesha Tate, and Amanda Nunes. While Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier stayed apart for the staredown, you can feel the tension between...

Apr 27, 2016 11:22 pm

Jose Aldo’s prediction for Frankie Edgar fight

At UFC 200 on July 9th, Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar will fight for the interim UFC featherweight championship, with the winner facing Conor McGregor for the undisputed featherweight championship at a later date. Aldo and Edgar met once before at UFC 156 back in 2013 for Aldo’s featherweight championship. Ultimately, Aldo was given the...


Apr 27, 2016 1:29 pm

VIDEO | Dana White is asked how much UFC 200 is losing without Conor McGregor

Fans and the media keep questioning the UFC’s decision to pull Conor McGregor off UFC 200. With McGregor having record numbers and currently the biggest draw in the UFC, people can’t get over the fact that the UFC is not budging on their decision to pull “The Notorious” from the significant card. UFC President Dana...

Apr 27, 2016 1:05 pm

Did Nate Diaz taunt Conor McGregor in the middle of the UFC 200 press conference?

The initial headlining bout for UFC 200 is no longer an option, according to the UFC. Conor McGregor will not be fighting Nate Diaz in their non-title welterweight rematch as originally planned. Instead, Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones will fight in the main event of UFC 200 for the undisputed UFC light heavyweight title. The...

Apr 27, 2016 12:35 pm

Dana White says Conor McGregor knew the deal for UFC 200

Even with Conor McGregor nowhere in sight for the UFC 200 press conferences taking place, a lot of questions are still coming up about “The Notorious.” Many were shocked last week when the UFC announced that they had to pull McGregor off the significant UFC 200 card in July after “The Notorious” refused to take...

Apr 27, 2016 11:58 am

Jon Jones reveals a shocking family matter occurred the week of UFC 197

Many people thought that Jon Jones looked a bit lackluster in his return to the Octagon against Ovince Saint Preux at UFC 197. While Jones and his team associate having the short-notice change of opponent play a part in the fight, Jones also revealed a troubling matter that may have also been a major distraction...

Apr 27, 2016 10:43 am

Ronda Rousey dives deeper into Hollywood with Lifetime Network three movie deal

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has just inked another deal in the film industry. Rousey has landed a contract for three movies with the Lifetime Network. Rousey joins other stars including Janet Jackson and Serena Williams who will be a part of Lifetime’s 2016-2017 development schedule, according to Deadspin. Rousey’s deal with the...

Apr 27, 2016 10:27 am

Coach: ‘I don’t think Jon Jones will ever take a short notice fight again’

Jon Jones has gotten a bit of flack for his performance against Ovince Saint Preux at UFC 197. “OSP” stepped in on three weeks notice when Jones’ original opponent Daniel Cormier was forced out of their bout due to an injury. Jones’ wrestling coach Izzy Martinez attributed part of the lackluster performance due to the...

Apr 27, 2016 8:46 am

VIDEO | Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier react to UFC 200 announcement live on air

Early Wednesday morning, UFC President Dana White was joined by Chuck Liddell, Daniel Cormier, Frankie Edgar, Jon Jones, Paige VanZant, and Miesha Tate on Good Morning America. The UFC President announced that Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier II would headline UFC 200 on July 9th. Immediately after the announcement, host Michael Strahan passed the mic...

Apr 27, 2016 8:39 am

Conor McGregor reportedly offered $2 million to fight alongside Fedor Emelianenko

Recently news broke that Fedor Emelianenko would be making his return to MMA once again on June 17th under the Fight Nights Global banner in Russia to fight Fabio Maldonado. Surprisingly, the promotion has now offered Conor McGregor $2 million to fight at the event as well. This comes after McGregor was pulled from UFC...

Apr 27, 2016 8:25 am

Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier II opening betting odds

Early Wednesday morning, UFC President Dana White announced that Jon Jnes vs. Daniel Cormier II would headline UFC 200 on July 9th. The bout is undoubtably a highly anticipated one, and fills the role that was left after Conor McGregor was pulled from UFC 200 for refusing to fulfill his media obligations. Shortly after the...

Apr 27, 2016 8:11 am

VIDEO | Dana white announces Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones II for UFC 200

Early Wednesday morning, UFC President Dana White joined Good Morning America to announce that Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier II would headline UFC 200 on July 9th. The announcement wasn’t exactly a surprising one given that Conor McGregor had been pulled from the card after refusing to fulfill his promotional obligations for the card. In...

Apr 27, 2016 8:06 am

Daniel Cormier blasts Jon Jones following UFC 200 announcement

This past weekend UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones made his return to the Octagon against Ovince Saint Preux in the main event of UFC 197. Jones defeated OSP via unanimous decision to claim the interim light heavyweight championship. While Jones did win the fight, he wasn’t thrilled with his performance, and neither was...

Apr 27, 2016 7:58 am

PHOTO | UFC releases Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier II poster

Early Wednesday morning the UFC revealed that Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier II would headline UFC 200 on July 9th. Shortly after that announcement broke, the UFC released a poster promoting the event, which is being considered the biggest event in UFC history. Aside from Jones vs. Cormier II, the event will have Nate Diaz...

Apr 27, 2016 2:55 am

VIDEO | Travis Browne will f*(k you up if you are beating your wife

UFC heavyweight Travis Browne spoke with the media for the first time about the domestic violence allegations thrown against him last year by his ex-wife Jenna Webb. Browne spoke with the media for a UFC 200 media launch and things got heavy as the 6-foot-7 heavyweight got emotional holding back tears just talking about the...

Apr 26, 2016 9:21 pm

VIDEO | Jose Aldo reacts to Conor McGregor refusing to do promo for UFC 200

While UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor currently isn’t slated to fight at UFC 200 after refusing to fulfill his media obligations, there is still quite a bit of speculation as to whether or not the UFC will put McGregor on the card last minute. While the MMA world awaits info regarding the main event of...

Apr 26, 2016 9:08 pm

VIDEO | UFC 198 extended preview

With just over two weeks until UFC 198, the anticipation for one of the most stacked events of the year is continuing to grow! The event, which goes down in Curitiba Brazil features quite a few Brazilian MMA legends including Shogun Rua, Anderson Silva, Fabricio Werdum, and more! Above you can see the extended preview...

Apr 26, 2016 2:36 pm

UFC 197 medical suspensions: Jon Jones facing long layoff

This past Saturday at UFC 197, Jon Jones made his return to the Octagon against Ovince Saint Preux. Jones defeated Saint Preux via unanimous decision to claim the interim light heavyweight championship. With Jones’ win many were expecting the UFC to book Jones vs. DC II at UFC 200 to replace McGregor vs Diaz II,...

Apr 26, 2016 1:40 pm

Daniel Cormier tells a classic story about how much Jon Jones despises him

The rivalry between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier heated up at UFC 197, even with Cormier out of the fight against Jones due to an injury. Cormier sat ringside doing color commentary alongside Joe Rogan and Mike Goldberg for the main event UFC interim light heavyweight title fight between Jones and Ovince Saint Preux. With...

Apr 26, 2016 12:11 pm

PHOTO | Georges St-Pierre looking to be in great shape, at lightweight?

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has not fought since November 2013. With much speculation that “GSP” will return to the Octagon in 2016, it only seems fitting that he would be in shape. “Rush” posted a photo after a training session with Olivier Aubin-Mercier and is looking in great shape, but not very big...

Apr 26, 2016 11:38 am

Donald Cerrone says Conor McGregor just threw away $8-$9 million

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is a highly active fighter in the UFC because he enjoys fighting and enjoys the paydays that come with it. “Cowboy” spoke with the media over the weekend and gave his thoughts on the whole Conor McGregor and UFC 200 situation. “For ‘Mr. Press Conference’ not to want to do a press...

Apr 26, 2016 10:47 am

VIDEO | Frankie Edgar reacts to Conor McGregor refusing to do promotion for UFC 200

UFC 200 currently doesn’t have a main event scrap after Conor McGregor was pulled from the card for refusing to fulfill his media obligations for the event. While McGregor won’t be on UFC 200, Frankie Edgar and Jose Aldo will have a highly anticipated rematch for the interim featherweight championship on the card, with the...