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Mar 5, 2016 9:25 pm

UFC 196 Results: Miesha Tate submits Holm in round five

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm (10-1 MMA) squared off with former Strikeforce title holder Miesha Tate (18-5 MMA) in the co-main event of tonight’s UFC 196 per-per-view card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and there is a bit of a feeling out process. Holm with a front kick. Holly lands a jab and...

Mar 5, 2016 8:43 pm

UFC 196 Results: Ilir Latifi defeats Gian Villante via decision

A light heavyweight bout between Gian Villante (14-7 MMA) and Ilir Latifi (12-4 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 196 main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Vallante lands a leg kick to start. He follows that with a kick to the body. Latifi shoots in for a takedown but Gian stuffs it....

Mar 5, 2016 8:11 pm

UFC 196 Results: Corey Anderson defeats Tom Lawlor via decision

A light heavyweight bout between Corey Anderson (8-1 MMA) and Tom Lawlor (10-6 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 196 main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Anderson opens up with leg kick. Big shots land for Lawlor. He lands an uppercut and Cory is hurt. Anderson is on wobbly legs but lands...

Mar 5, 2016 7:34 pm

UFC 196 Results: Amanda Nunes defeats Valentina Shevchenko via decision

A key women’s bantamweight bout between Amanda Nunes (12-4 MMA) and Valentina Shevchenko (12-2 MMA) kicked off the UFC 196 pay-per-view card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Nunes throws a leg kick that misses. Amanda scores with a front kick to the body. Both women seem tentative to start. A leg kick lands...


Mar 5, 2016 6:52 pm

UFC 196 Results: Siyar Bahadurzada submits Brandon Thatch in round 3

A welterweight bout between Brandon Thatch (11-4 MMA) and Siyar Bahadurzada (22-6-1 MMA) served as the main attraction of tonight’s UFC 196 preliminary card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Thatch opens with a high kick. Some solid leg kicks score for Thatch. Siyar presses forward with punches. Thatch is landing kicks at will...

Mar 5, 2016 6:16 pm

UFC 196 Results: Nordine Taleb KO’s Erick Silva in round 2

A welterweight bout between Erick Silva (18-7 MMA) and Nordine Taleb (12-3 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 196 preliminary card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Taleb opens with a leg kick. Nordine follows up with a head kick but misses. Silva fires a spinning back kick but does not connect. Huge right...

Mar 5, 2016 5:50 pm

UFC 196 Results: Vitor Miranda defeats Marcelo Guimaraes via TKO

A middleweight bout between Vitor Miranda (12-4 MMA) and Marcelo Guimaraes (9-2-1 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 196 preliminary card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Miranda opens up with back-to-back head kicks. Guimaraes pushes forward and presses Vitor up against the fence. Marcelo is working hard for a takedown but Miranda is not having...

Mar 5, 2016 5:30 pm

UFC 196 Results: Darren Elkins defeats Chas Skelly via decision

A featherweight bout between Darren Elkins (20-5 MMA) and Chas Skelly (15-2 MMA) kicked off the UFC 196 prelims on Fox Sports 1. Round one begins and Skelly lands a good shot to the body and then a big left hand. Elkins grabs a hold of Skelly and presses him up against the fence. Good...

Mar 5, 2016 4:56 pm

UFC 196 Results: Diego Sanchez defeats Jim Miller via decision

A lightweight bout between Diego Sanchez (26-8 MMA) and Jim Miller (25-8 MMA) capped off the UFC 196 Fight Pass prelims in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Sanchez charges forward and shoots in for a leg. Miller shakes Diego off and lands a step-in elbow. Miller misses with a left hand. Diego misses with a right....

Mar 5, 2016 4:13 pm

UFC 196 Results: Jason Saggo defeats Justin Salas via TKO in round 1

A lightweight tilt between Jason Saggo (11-2 MMA) and Justin Salas (12-7 MMA) served as the second bout of tonight’s UFC 196 card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Saggo opens up with a body kick followed by an inside leg kick. Salas presses forward with a left hand that is partially blocked. Saggo throws a hook...

Mar 5, 2016 3:48 pm

UFC 196 Results: Teruto Ishihara KO’s Julian Erosa in round 2

A featherweight tilt between Julian Erosa (15-3 MMA) and Teruto Ishihara (8-2-2 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC 196 event in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Ishihara is applying some serious pressure to start. The Japanese fighter lands a solid inside leg kick on Erosa. More good leg kicks from Teruto and he follows that up with en...

Mar 5, 2016 10:44 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor fans going wild at UFC 196 weigh-ins

At the UFC 196 weigh-ins yesterday, there was no shortage of Conor McGregor fans. McGregor weighed in at 168 pounds, 2 pounds under the welterweight max of 170. He then engaged in his final staredown with Nate Diaz prior to their UFC 196 main event scrap on Saturday. Despite the event being in Vegas rather...

Mar 5, 2016 10:35 am

VIDEO | ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference highlights

Yesterday the UFC previewed several of their upcoming events, and announced several new fights including Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III, Rory MacDonald vs. Stephen Thompson, and more. Of course, things got heated between several fighters, specifically Jon Jones & Daniel Cormier, Luke Rockhold & Chris Weidman, and Dominick Cruz & Urijah Faber. You can...

Mar 5, 2016 10:21 am

Frankie Edgar: Conor McGregor is “scared to fight me”

After Frankie Edgar KO’d Chad Mendes in the TUF 22 finale, Dana White promised him a UFC featherweight title shot. The next night Conor McGregor KO’d Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Immediately following that fight, there was much speculation as to who would get the next featherweight title...

Mar 5, 2016 10:09 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Claudia Gadelha brawled on TUF 23 set

To date, Claudia Gadelha is the only woman to nearly defeat Joanna Jedrzejczyk inside the Octagon. Jedrzejczyk won the fight via split decision and then went on to defeat Carla Esparza to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. The pair recently filmed TUF 23, where they coached opposite each other. According to UFC President Dana...

Mar 5, 2016 9:50 am

POLL | Who wins tonight? Conor McGregor or Nate Diaz?

Tonight in Las Vegas at UFC 196, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will have their highly anticipated welterweight showdown. The fight has many MMA fans torn regarding who they believe will win. On one hand McGregor’s dominance is impossible to ignore, but there are a lot of ‘firsts’ in this fight. For one, McGregor won’t...

Mar 5, 2016 9:41 am

Dominick Cruz breaks down Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

We are now just hours away from UFC 196, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will have their highly anticipated welterweight scrap, and Holly Holm will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Miesha Tate. Ahead of the bout, UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz spoke to MMAFighting to break the bout down from...

Mar 5, 2016 9:25 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz walks out of CNBC interview

Ahead of UFC 196, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will square off in a welterweight scrap, the pair joined CNBC to discuss the fight. Talk quickly shifted to money when the interview started, and ultimately lead to Nate Diaz abruptly getting up and walking out before the interview was done while McGregor discussed money...

Mar 5, 2016 9:16 am

Anderson Silva won’t fight in hometown at UFC 198

While many expected Anderson Silva to fight at UFC 198 on May 14th in his hometown of Curitiba Brazil, it appears that ‘The Spider’ won’t. UFC Brazil GM Giovanni Decker explained that there the lack of opponents for Silva on the card, which has resulted in him declining to fight according to Combate. After his...

Mar 5, 2016 9:03 am

Conor McGregor becomes first UFC fighter to earn $1 million disclosed purse

Conor McGregor’s way of trash talking to hype fights has made him one of the most watched fighters. When Conor McGregor fights, fans tune in regardless of whether or not it’s to see him win or lose. According to ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, McGregor has become the 1st fighter in UFC history to get a $1...

Mar 5, 2016 8:51 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz staredown – Dana White cam

MCGREGOR vs DIAZ!!! A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Mar 4, 2016 at 5:35pm PST Yesterday at the UFC 196 weigh-ins, things got pretty heated between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz as they came face to face for one final staredown before their scrap tomorrow night. The most interesting part of the staredown...

Mar 5, 2016 8:44 am

Conor McGregor could vacate featherweight championship with UFC 196 win

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor has a tough weight cut when dropping to featherweight. In a recent article we compared McGregor’s size prior to his fight with Jose Aldo to before his UFC 196 fight with Nate Diaz. During the UFC 196 weigh-ins yesterday, McGregor weighed in at 168 pounds, 2 pounds lower than...

Mar 4, 2016 5:31 pm

Nate Diaz goes off on Conor McGregor at UFC 196 weigh-ins

Earlier today at the UFC 196 weigh-ins, Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor had their final staredown before their welterweight scrap tomorrow night. After their heated staredown, that saw Diaz make McGregor flinch, Diaz went off on the featherweight champion in his interview. When asked about his gameplan, Diaz responded with: “I’m here to kill or...

Mar 4, 2016 5:12 pm

VIDEO | Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate UFC 196 weigh-in

Nothing but RESPCT. @MieshaTate and @HollyHolm weigh in before their #UFC196 title fight. https://t.co/igMIg0TAlS — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) March 5, 2016 At the UFC 196 weigh-in Friday afternoon, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and title challenger Miesha Tate had their final staredown prior to their co-main event bout tomorrow. As always, both women...

Mar 4, 2016 4:39 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz UFC 196 weigh-in staredown

At the UFC 196 weigh-in on Friday, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz had their final staredown prior to their welterweight scrap tomorrow night in Las Vegas. As things have always been between the pair, things were heated! See the video above!

Mar 4, 2016 3:58 pm

VIDEO | Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman II staredown

#UFC199: @LukeRockhold vs @ChrisWeidmanUFC 2 | June 4 | Los Angeles #UNSTOPPABLE https://t.co/4BkcL4lOYz — #UFC196 (@ufc) March 4, 2016 While Luke Rockhold may have defeated Chris Weidman in the co-main event of UFC 194 in impressive fashion, Weidman is as confident as ever ahead of their UFC 199 rematch on June 4th. See the pair...

Mar 4, 2016 3:52 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III staredown

#UFC199: @TheDomin8r vs @UrijahFaber 3 | June 4 | Los Angeles #UNSTOPPABLE https://t.co/5ZNek1FNe0 — #UFC196 (@ufc) March 4, 2016 Early Friday afternoon at the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference, it was announced that Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber would have their highly anticipated trilogy fight in the co-main event of UFC 199 on June 4th. Things...