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Mar 2, 2016 9:19 am

His first tattoo will be 209 if Diaz wins says Jon Anik

Making predications for upcoming fights is what Jon Anik does regularly adding to his commentating duties.  With a Conor McGregor fight about to happen everybody is bringing  their A game.  Jon is no different. “I’m going to say it here for the masses to hear. I will get the area code ‘209’ tattooed on the...

Mar 2, 2016 9:14 am

Coach Mike Winklejohn gives his prediction on Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm is set to defend her belt for the first time this Saturday against top contender Miesha Tate. In preparation for the title fight, Holm has been working with long-time coach Mike Winklejohn of the JacksonWink MMA Academy. Coach Wink was a guest on the MMA Hour this week and...

Mar 2, 2016 8:45 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor loves a good laugh!

Conor McGregor fans will surely get a smile out of this video edit. Check out the new promotional video edit released by the UFC of the current featherweight champion Conor McGregor and him breaking out into laughter throughout his rise in the promotion. “The Notorious” is set to fight at 170-pounds in the welterweight division...

Mar 2, 2016 1:24 am

VIDEO | Jon Jones taunts Daniel Cormier this time with his UFC belt

The two light heavyweight rivals of the UFC are back at it again on social media. After some funny photoshopped images were put out by both Jones and Cormier, Jones posted a video to his Instagram account directed at the current UFC light heavyweight champion. Since Jones was suspended and was forced to vacate the...

Mar 1, 2016 9:41 pm

UFC releases 13 fight veteran on 3-fight losing streak

The UFC’s string of releases continued this week. It was announced via Twitter that former TUF competitor, and 13 fight veteran, Daron Cruickshank had been released by the promotion. Cruickshank broke the news via Twitter. I've officially been released. It's been a pleasure and privilege to fight for the UFC. I am now currently looking...

Mar 1, 2016 9:35 pm

Matt Mitrione officially appeals TKO loss to Travis Browne

Back at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ earlier this year, Matt Mitrione suffered one of the most gruesome eye injuries in the history of combat sports. According to Mitrione, the eye pokes left him unable to see out of the eye, which ultimately resulted in his orbital being cracked from a cross thrown by Browne. While...

Mar 1, 2016 9:28 pm

PHOTO | Daniel Cormier fires back at Jon Jones

Earlier this week Jon Jones took to Instagram to taunt his nemesis, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. The pair are currently scheduled to fight at UFC 197 on April 24th, however the verbal battle started before the two men were ever scheduled to fight at UFC 178 last year. Cormier has since deleted the...

Mar 1, 2016 9:24 pm

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen discusses Conor McGregor’s dominance, and more!

Former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen may currently be retired from MMA, however Sonnen has continued to be an active figure in the MMA world through his podcast, as well as his analyst role with ESPN. Ahead of UFC 196, where Conor McGregor will fight Nate Diaz, and Holly Holm will fight Miesha Tate, Chael...

Mar 1, 2016 9:18 pm

VIDEO | Countdown to UFC 196: Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

We are now just days away from UFC 196 on March 5th. In the main event of the card Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will square off in their highly anticipated grudge match, while in the co-main event Holly Holm will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Miesha Tate. Ahead of the...

Mar 1, 2016 3:35 pm

Conor McGregor on the cover of SI

Conor McGregor will make the cover of Sports Illustrated on Monday February 29th. This will mark the Third time a UFC fighter makes the cover of SI. SI also has a featured video in which Conor talks about the Rafael dos Anjos pulling out of  the the March 5th fight. The Magazine cover should hit...

Mar 1, 2016 3:25 pm

PHOTO | Conor McGregor prepared for ‘guerrilla warfare’

We are now just days away from Conor McGregor’s March 5th welterweight showdown against Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC 196. With the days winding down until the event, the anticipation for the fight is certainly building. In addition, the UFC will hold a press conference on Thursday ahead of the even with...

Mar 1, 2016 3:10 pm

PHOTO | Jon Jones trolls Daniel Cormier on Instagram

We are now officially less than 2 months away from UFC 197, where Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier will square off in their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC light heavyweight championship. Leading up to the fight, the pair’s rivalry has continued to boil as they both have traded verbal jabs over social media. Things...

Mar 1, 2016 2:38 pm

Bas Rutten Picks Conor McGregor to Win, Well sort of.

Nate and Nick Diaz use a high punch rate on their feet to over whelm their opponents usually for the duration of the bout if it doesn’t hit the ground.  Bas Rutten does not think that will be enough to beat the style of Conor McGregor. The former King Of Pancrase and former UFC Champion Rutten...

Mar 1, 2016 1:02 pm

Holly Holm wants a break after UFC 196 for a ‘much needed’ girls trip

It seems like the championship lifestyle is finally catching up with Holly Holm, at least a little bit. The UFC women’s bantamweight champion was told by the former champion Ronda Rousey that she would be much happier in life if she stayed a contender, as the life of a champion has a taxing schedule aside...

Mar 1, 2016 1:00 pm

PROMO | UFC 196: Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz – Anybody, Anytime, Anyplace

We are now just days away from UFC 196, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will finally meet inside the Octagon. The welterweight showdown has the entire MMA community talking, with many wondering how big of an impact Diaz’s reach advantage will have on the fight. With just 4 days left to go until fight...

Mar 1, 2016 12:37 pm

Video: Conor McGregor jets around in his Lamborghini in Beverly Hills spending cash

Check out UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor spending some time off from traiing ahead of his welterweight bout with Nate Diaz scheduled for UFC 196 on March 5th in Las Vegas, Nevada. “The Notorious” is seen jetting around in his Lamborghini with girlfriend Dee Devlin at his side as they go shopping around Beverly Hills....

Mar 1, 2016 12:07 pm

Video: Mayweather Boxing Club makes predictions for Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

The Mayweather Boxing Channel brings you their predictions for the main event at UFC 196 on March 5 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Check out the predictions being made for the welterweight bout between UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor versus Nate Diaz. The 145-pound champion McGregor is going up two weight classes to meet Diaz at...

Mar 1, 2016 11:29 am

Jon Jones says he is set on a more meaningful opponent than Daniel Cormier

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is set to get his belt back. He will have his chance against champion Daniel Cormier at UFC 197 on April 23rd, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jones spoke with MMA Junkie about the upcoming fight with Cormier and how he is feeling with his rival in the light...