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Dec 15, 2015 11:49 pm

Big John McCarthy confirms what Conor McGregor told Jose Aldo after knocking him out

Before Bruce Buffer officially announced the outcome of the short-lived UFC featherweight bout between Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo, McGregor leaned over to Aldo and had a few words for him. McGregor said in the post-fight press conference that he told Aldo, ‘Look we can go again.’ Big John McCarthy confirmed this with a tweet...

Dec 15, 2015 12:43 pm

More Video of Conor McGregor Movement Training: Key Ingredient to Victory?

Their are many elements to Conor McGregor’s fighting approach and philosophy on the fight game. One of the key ingredients to his success is having the ability to create his own “right place, right time scenario. The movement that McGregor has allows him to open up more options with angles and different variations of strikes....

Dec 15, 2015 12:13 pm

WATCH! Hughes haunted by loss in final fight

Former UFC champion Matt Hughes hasn’t fought since 2011, when he dropped a KO loss to Josh Koscheck at UFC 135. While Hughes has remained an active figure in the MMA world, in a recent interview with UFC Hall of Fame member Frank Trigg he admitted that he’s haunted by the fact that he lost...

Dec 15, 2015 11:33 am

Paige VanZant : Not just a cheerleader anymore huh?

Sometimes a loss may seem at the moment the worst feeling in the world. But if you think about that amount of extreme excruciating emotional suffering at that very moment compared to all the amount of time you have to pick yourself up after a loss, in many ways a loss can turn out to...

Dec 15, 2015 11:28 am

UFC FN 80 medical suspensions: Namajunas facing 6 month layoff

Thursday night in Las Vegas Rosa Namajunas put on an impressive performance to hand Paige VanZant her first loss. VanZant took quite a beating in the fight, however it was Namajunas who is facing the lengthy layoff after the fight. MMAFighting has the full list of medical suspensions: Rose Namajunas: Requires x-ray of left hand...

Dec 15, 2015 11:22 am

TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions: Edgar walks away injury free

At the TUF 22 Finale fight fans saw Frankie Edgar knock out Chad Mendes early in the first round. In addition we saw Ryan Hall win season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter, and a fight of the year candidate between Edson Barboza and Tony Ferguson. Below are the TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions courtesy of...

Dec 15, 2015 10:52 am

KO Video: Former Boxing Champ Roy Jones Jr. Goes Down!

Roy Jones Jr. was named “Fighter of The Decade” back in the 90’s with a combination of speed and power Jones Jr. always knew how to give the fans what they came to see.   His dominance in the ring proved to be a bench mark for future champions to come.   At 46 yrs...

Dec 15, 2015 10:27 am

Aldo’s coach releases open letter following Aldo’s UFC 194 loss

At UFC 194 fight fans saw the reign of Jose Aldo end at the hands of Conor McGregor. The loss for Aldo was his first since 2005, and his first inside the Octagon. Following the loss, Jose Aldo’s head coach Andre Pederneiras released this letter via Facebook. I have a deep sense of loss at...

Dec 15, 2015 9:46 am

Holly Holm Could Bank $7 Million on Rematch With Rousey: Should she wait?

Champ Holly Holm stands to make a great deal of money if she holds out for UFC 200 on July 9th during International Fight Week in Las Vegas NV.    Holm brutalized and peppered Rousey with shots from all angles and worked her great footwork to set up a final kick that slept Rousey within...

Dec 15, 2015 9:34 am

Wow! Jon Jones comments on new pound-for-pound rankings

The pound-for-pound debate is never ending. Experts, fans, and fighters themselves will all have their opinion on who the best pound-for-pound fighter is or was. That one “best” individual all comes down to one’s point of view and there will always be an argument coming in hot for the debate. In the recent UFC 194...

Dec 15, 2015 8:54 am

Former UFC champion Chris Weidman releases statement after losing at UFC 194

It was the night of fallen champions and the rise of new ones on Saturday night at UFC 194. The middleweight division crowned a new king as Luke Rockhold put a beating on Chris Weidman ending the fight with a TKO referee stoppage in the fourth round. Weidman who suffered his first loss in his...

Dec 15, 2015 8:43 am

Edgar willing to fight McGregor in Ireland

Frankie Edgar has literally been doing everything possible to get himself a title shot lately. After Conor McGregor defeated Chad Mendes for the interim UFC featherweight championship back at UFC 189, Edgar climbed onto the cage to congratulate McGregor, and attempt to set up a fight. The night before UFC 194, Edgar knocked out Chad...

Dec 15, 2015 8:35 am

Edgar reveals Dana White stopped confrontation with Conor McGregor

Following Conor McGregor’s UFC 194 win over Jose Aldo Saturday night, a UFC official allegedly motioned for Frankie Edgar to step in the Octagon for a staredown with McGregor. Edgar defeated Chad Mendes via KO Friday night in the main event of the TUF 22 Finale to become the #1 contender at featherweight. Edgar spoke...

Dec 15, 2015 8:22 am

WATCH! Frank Fertitta slams down UFC championship belt after McGregor’s win

Interesting reaction from Frank Fertitta after the KO. Slams down the UFC belt. pic.twitter.com/btjwFxcuzI — Jeremy Botter (@jeremybotter) December 13, 2015 This video is sure to raise some questions. We’ve seen the reactions from both Aldo and McGregor’s corners, as well as from several other UFC fighters, when Jose Aldo was knocked out Cold by...

Dec 15, 2015 8:16 am

UFC 194 medical suspensions: McGregor potentially out 6 months

This past Saturday Conor McGregor made history as he ended the nearly 10 year reign of Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. In addition, Luke Rockhold defeated Chris Weidman to claim the UFC middleweight championship. Unfortunately, both fighters are now facing potential 6 month layoffs. The full medical suspension...

Dec 15, 2015 2:51 am

UFC 194 salary report – Conor McGregor rolling in the dough

Last week had an exciting week of fights with three consecutive UFC events on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Saturday’s UFC 194 payouts were released with the new UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor topping the list of paid fighters. UFC 194 payouts included: Conor McGregor: $500,000 (no win bonus) def. Jose Aldo: $400,000 Luke Rockhold: $160,000 (includes...

Dec 15, 2015 2:41 am

TUF Finale 22 salary report – Frankie Edgar takes home fattest paycheck

Last week had an exciting week of fights with three consecutive UFC events on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Friday’s TUF 22 Finale payouts were released with former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar topping the list of paid fighters. The TUF 22 Finale payouts included: Frankie Edgar: $360,000 (includes $180,000 win bonus) def. Chad Mendes: $82,000 Ryan...

Dec 15, 2015 2:21 am

Max Holloway is screaming for a title shot riding 8-fight winning streak

Prior to Conor McGregor ending Jose Aldo’s reign as featherweight champion, Hawaiian Max Holloway who has been on a tear in the featherweight division said there were two fights to make after UFC 194 completed. “Either Holloway vs. (Conor) McGregor 2 at Croke Park or Holloway vs. (Jose) Aldo in Hawaii,” the young Hawaiian fighter...