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Jul 11, 2016 12:44 pm

Nate Diaz: ‘Oh you accidentally took an Advil that had steroids in it?’

UFC superstar Nate Diaz is very vocal about PED use in mixed martial arts. With the news of Jon Jones being flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for a potential Anti-Doping violation, the issue of steroids was brought up with Diaz in a recent interview on “The Buzzer.” “No one ever says what people get...

Jul 11, 2016 11:26 am

Frankie Edgar addresses his UFC 200 loss to Jose Aldo

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar suffered a unanimous decision loss to Jose Aldo at UFC 200 over the weekend in a fight that crowned Aldo with the UFC interim featherweight title. Edgar, who was coming off a hot five-fight win streak suffered his last loss to Aldo back in 2013. Edgar was confident going...

Jul 11, 2016 11:00 am

Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller arrested again, allegedly spit in police officers face

Jason “Mayhem” Miller has made headlines once again for being arrested. The OC Register reported on Sunday that the former UFC fighter was arrested on “suspicion of assaulting a police officer – for spitting in the officer’s face – assault and battery, and public intoxication, authorities said.” At around 2 a.m. on Sunday, Miller was...

Jul 11, 2016 10:13 am

Zuffa emails fighters to address the sale of the UFC

On Monday, the UFC released an official statement regarding the sale of the most prominent mixed martial arts promotion in the world. Zuffa also emailed the fighters on their roster a statement regarding the sale, which UFC lightweight Joe Lauzon posted on twitter. The full statement from the UFC to the fighters read: Dear Athletes,...


Jul 11, 2016 9:52 am

Official statement released on the sale of the UFC to WME | IMG

On Monday, the UFC released an official statement regarding the sale of the most prominent mixed martial arts promotion in the world. Full statement from the UFC: BEVERLY HILLS, CA (July 11, 2016) – WME | IMG today announced the acquisition of UFC, the world’s premier professional mixed martial arts (MMA) organization. A global leader...

Jul 11, 2016 1:10 am

Conor McGregor’s short statement on the sale of the UFC

Late Sunday, the big news of the sale of the UFC was released. UFC President Dana White acknowledged the sale to ESPN and said, “Sport is going to the next level.” UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor who recently commented on the sale of the UFC at the UFC 202 press conference reacted to the news...

Jul 11, 2016 12:46 am

UFC sold for $4 billion, Dana White says ‘Sport is going to the next level’

Late Sunday night, news of the sale of the UFC emerged once again and this time UFC President Dana White has acknowledged that the sale has taken place. KLAS reported that the new owners of the UFC include “WME (William Morris Endeavor), the internationally known talent agency, IMG (International Management Group) a global sports and...

Jul 10, 2016 3:01 pm

Photo | Nate Diaz: Don’t get it twisted I am a lightweight

UFC lightweight contender Nate Diaz was not very happy to see a poster which advertised him as being a welterweight fighter. Nate posted the following photo on his Instagram stating that he is actually a lightweight. Welterweight? I been a lightweight the whole time all the sudden? #dontgetittwisted 👊🏽🖕🏼 A photo posted by natediaz209 (@natediaz209)...

Jul 10, 2016 1:31 pm

Donald Cerrone: ‘DC’ fought like a f*g against Anderson Silva

UFC lightweight and welterweight contender Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone was not impressed with Daniel Cormier’s UFC 200 performance against Anderson Silva. “Cowboy” took part in a special Fan Expo Q&A with CM Punk dubbed “UFC 200 Aftermath” where he trashed “DC” for his performance. Here is what Cerrone and Punk had to say as transcribed by...

Jul 9, 2016 11:43 pm

VIDEO | Cain Velasquez vs. Travis Browne (highlights)

The main card of UFC 200 kicked off with a bang as former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez returned to the Octagon for the first time since losing the title to Fabricio Werdum. Velasquez looked incredibly comfortable in the fight, knocking out Travis Browne in the very first round, and even connecting with a beautiful wheel...

Jul 9, 2016 11:33 pm

VIDEO | Dana White announces Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson

Following a historic night of fights at UFC 200, UFC President Dana White revealed on Fox Sports that Michael Bisping would fight Dan Henderson for his first middleweight title defense. White gave no immediate word on when the bout would take place, however he did reveal that the UFC is looking into setting up the...

Jul 9, 2016 11:27 pm

VIDEO | Anderson Silva vs. Daniel Cormier (highlights)

It was an emotional rollercoaster of a week for Daniel Cormier, who went from fighting Jon Jones for the light heavyweight championship, to fighting Anderson Silva in a 3 round non-main event fight. Cormier won the fight in convincing fashion, taking Anderson Silva down numerous times throughout the fight, and maintaining control on the ground....

Jul 9, 2016 11:23 pm

UFC 200 Bonus Report

UFC 200 in Las Vegas delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out four “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s UFC 200 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 200’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Amanda Nunes for her...

Jul 9, 2016 11:11 pm

VIDEO | Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt (highlights)

In the co-main event of UFC 200, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar stepped into the Octagon for the first time in 5 years to fight #8 ranked heavyweight Mark Hunt. Lesnar utilized his wrestling to control the fight, earning himself a unanimous decision win in impressive fashion. See the highlights from the fight above!

Jul 9, 2016 11:01 pm

VIDEO | Amanda Nunes vs. Miesha Tate (highlights)

In the main event of UFC 200, Amanda Nunes shocked the world as she defeated Miesha Tate to win the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Tunes rocked Tate early on in the fight with big blows before proceeding to submit the champ with a rear naked choke. In the video above you can see both women...

Jul 9, 2016 10:42 pm

VIDEO | Jose Aldo reacts to Conor McGregor intensely watching Frankie Edgar fight

On the main card of UFC 200, Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar squared off in a highly anticipated rematch for the interim featherweight championship, with the winner getting a crack at Conor McGregor. Aldo got the better of Edgar, winning the fight via unanimous decision, and earning himself a rematch with Conor McGregor. After the...

Jul 9, 2016 10:37 pm

Brock Lesnar earned the highest guaranteed payday ever at UFC 200

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar (6-3 MMA) made a successful return to the octagon at tonight’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas scoring a unanimous decision victory over former title challenger Mark Hunt. Lesnar utilized his ground game to smother and batter Mark Hunt for the better portion of both rounds one and three....

Jul 9, 2016 10:02 pm

UFC 200 Results: Amanda Nunes submits Miesha Tate in round 1

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate (18-6 MMA) put her title on the line for the first time against top contender Amanda Nunes (13-4 MMA) in the main event of UFC 200. Round one begins and Tate takes the center of the octagon. Nunes with a nice leg kick. Both fighters land left hands. Nunes...

Jul 9, 2016 9:36 pm

UFC 200 Results: Brock Lesnar defeats Mark Hunt

In the co-main event of tonight’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar (6-3 MMA) took on former title challenger Mark Hunt (12-11-1 MMA). Round one begins and Hunt takes the center of the octagon. Brock is circling trying to find a way inside on Hunt. Mark has his right...

Jul 9, 2016 8:14 pm

UFC 200 Results: Jose Aldo defeats Frankie Edgar via decision

Former lightweight title holder Frankie Edgar (20-5-1 MMA) squared off with former featherweight champion Jose Aldo (26-2 MMA) for the promotions interim 145-pound title on tonight’s UFC 200 main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Edgar opens things up with a leg kick. He presses forward and lands another low kick. Frankie is...

Jul 9, 2016 7:24 pm

UFC 200 Results: Cain Velasquez TKO’s Travis Browne

A heavyweight bout between former title holder Cain Velasquez (14-2 MMA) and perennial contender Travis Browne (18-4-1 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC 200 main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Velasquez quickly takes the center of the octagon. Browne with a nice right hand over the top. Cain comes back with a leg...

Jul 9, 2016 6:57 pm

UFC 200 Results: Julianna Pena defeats Cat Zingano

A key women’s bantamweight bout between two of the divisions top contenders Cat Zingano (9-2 MMA) and Julianna Pena (8-2 MMA) served as the featured bout of the UFC 200 prelims in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Zingano presses forward with punches she uses the momentum to score an early takedown. Pena is able...

Jul 9, 2016 6:32 pm

UFC 200 Results: Kelvin Gastelum defeats Johny Hendricks via decision

A key welterweight bout between former champ Johny Hendricks (17-5 MMA) and Kelvin Gastelum (12-2 MMA) took place during tonight’s UFC 200 preliminary card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Gastelum opens things up with a high kick that misses. He quickly takes the center of the octagon. Johny comes in with a combination....

Jul 9, 2016 6:00 pm

UFC 200 Results: T.J. Dillashaw defeats Raphael Assuncao

A key bantamweight bout between former title holder T.J. Dillashaw (13-3 MMA) and Raphael Assuncao (23-5 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 200 preliminary card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Assuncao takes the center of the octagon. TJ lands a good leg kick. Dillashaw is utilizing a lot of movement early. Raphael misses...

Jul 9, 2016 5:31 pm

UFC 200 Results: Sage Northcutt defeats Enrique Marin via decision

A lightweight bout between Sage Northcutt (8-1 MMA) and Enrique Marin (8-4 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC 200 prelims on FOX Sports 1. Round one begins and Marin takes the center of the octagon. Nice jab lands for Northcutt. Sage with a high kick and then a left hand. Marin comes forward and lands a...

Jul 9, 2016 4:36 pm

UFC 200 Results: Joe Lauzon TKO’s Diego Sanchez in round 1

A lightweight bout between veterans Diego Sanchez (26-9 MMA) and Joe Lauzon (26-11 MMA) capped off tonight’s UFC 200 Fight Pass prelims in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Diego presses forward but eats a jab. Nice kick to the body from Diego. He charges forward and lands an uppercut. Lauzon is pressing the action....

Jul 9, 2016 4:26 pm

VIDEO | Gegard Mousasi knocks out Thiago Santos

OHHHHH! @Mousasi_MMA drops Santos!!!!!!!! #UFC200 https://t.co/CatCy4YLyT — #UFC200 (@ufc) July 9, 2016 We are two fights into the historic UFC 200 card, and so far there have been two spectacular finishes. In the second UFC Fight Pass preliminary bout. Gegard Mousasi knocked out Thiago Santos in impressive fashion at the end of the 1st round,...

Jul 9, 2016 4:15 pm

UFC 200 Results: Gegard Mousasi KO’s Thiago Santos

A middleweight bout between former Strikeforce champ Gegard Mousasi (39-6-2 MMA) and Thiago “Marreta” Santos (13-4 MMA) served as the second bout of tonight’s UFC 200 card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Mousasi opens the fight with a leg kick. Gegard is pressing forward. He charges in with a right hand. Santos lands...