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May 16, 2016 2:09 pm

VIDEO | Joe Rogan says he will leave the UFC if they are sold

Many fans feel that UFC color commentator Joe Rogan is as tied to the UFC brand as UFC President Dana White. With Rogan’s contract with the UFC up in August, Rogan himself says he does not know if he will be re-signing to continue his work as a color commentator or if he will sever...

May 16, 2016 1:31 pm

Matt Brown releases statement following rough time in Brazil

Matt Brown had a rough time, to say the least, while in Brazil for UFC 198. Brown battled with the fans at the UFC 198 weigh-ins and during his walk out to the Octagon. Then, Demian Maia showed his world-class ground skills by submitting Brown in their bout setting “The Immortal” back in his goal...

May 16, 2016 12:49 pm

JacksonWink EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Holly Holm gets Jon Jones up way off his feet while grappling

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm is a beast. Check out the 135-pound contender looking to get back UFC gold training with the current UFC light heavyweight interim champion Jon jones. Their wrestling coach Israel “Izzy” Martinez is there coaching both fighters in their training. In the video, Holm shows her strength as she...

May 16, 2016 12:07 pm

Vitor Belfort opens up following devastating loss to Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza

Vitor Belfort suffered a first-round TKO at the hands of Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza in the UFC 198 co-main event over the weekend in Curitiba, Brazil. The win for “Jacare” likely puts him at the top of the middleweights for the next to contend for the championship belt. However, for Belfort, it sets him back in...

May 16, 2016 11:50 am

Highest Reebok payout of 2016 at UFC 198 totals $240,000

$240,000 was the total payout by Reebok for the exclusive uniform deal with the UFC for the UFC 198 event that took place in Curitiba, Brazil over the weekend. This marks the highest paid card of 2016 for Reebok with a roster that included many pioneer stars and a championship bout. The payout from Reebok...

May 16, 2016 11:29 am

Conor McGregor working on his jiu-jitsu

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor got some training in with BJJ black belt pioneer Chris Haueter recently. Haueter is one of the first American black belt jiu-jitsu practitioners and is a part of the “BJJ Dirty Dozen”, which is a group of 12 practitioners outside Brazil to achieve the rank of black belt in BJJ....

May 16, 2016 10:56 am

Matt Brown’s attacker is pressing charges?

Rodrigo Botti, a former trainer of UFC welterweight Matt Brown allegedly attacked Brown at his hotel in Brazil on Sunday after his UFC 198 fight with Demian Maia. Video was released of the incident following Botti’s alleged attack on Brown. The video shows a man who has been identified as Vinicius “Pequeno” Lemos punishing Botti...

May 16, 2016 10:26 am

UFC releases statement regarding Rodrigo Botti’s alleged attack on Matt Brown

On Sunday, a video was released from the aftermath of the alleged attack on UFC welterweight Matt Brown after his UFC 198 fight in Brazil. Brown’s former trainer, Rodrigo Botti allegedly attacked Brown at his hotel in Brazil and tried to run away. Video shows Brown’s friend catch Botti in the streets and punish him...

May 16, 2016 7:03 am

Floyd Mayweather will only come out of retirement to fight Conor McGregor

Pound-for-pound boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. is willing to end his retirement in order to square off with current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. “Money” spoke to ESNEWS this past weekend where he stated that a boxing match with “Mystic Mac” is the only fight that he will come out of retirement for and added that...

May 16, 2016 1:37 am

VIDEO | Floyd Mayweather Jr. says only one fight will bring him out of retirement

Living boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been retired since his last fight with Andre Berto in September of last year. While living an exceptionally comfortable life, there has been a lot of talk and buzz about Floyd Mayweather Jr. coming out of retirement to fight UFC featherweight champion, Conor McGregor. Mayweather spoke in an...

May 16, 2016 1:13 am

VIDEO | Brutal knockout by Marat Grigorian at Glory 30

Belgian lightweight Marat Grigorian put up a highlight reel KO against Djimé on Friday at Glory 30. The Glory 30 superfight series aired on UFC Fight Pass and delivered big time for the fans as Grigorian sent Djimé face first into the mat after a kick to the jaw in the very first round. Check...

May 15, 2016 2:04 pm

Matt Brown was attacked at his hotel after UFC 198

UFC welterweight contender Matt Brown suffered a third-round submission loss to Demian Maia in the headlining bout of yesterday’s UFC 198 prelims in Curitiba, Brazil. During his walkout to the octagon, Brown was grabbed and hit by fans in attendance which understandably caused him to get angry. According to a report from former UFC fighter...

May 14, 2016 10:36 pm

VIDEO | Matt Brown nearly brawls with Brazilian fan who pulls him by his hood

At the UFC 198 weigh-ins on Friday, top ranked UFC welterweight Matt Brown caused quite the ruckus as he flipped off the Brazilian MMA fans. When Brown made his walk to the Octagon on Saturday night to fight Demian Maia on the main card of UFC 198, several fans hit Brown. One fan however went...

May 14, 2016 10:29 pm

VIDEO | Stipe Miocic & Fabricio Werdum Octagon interviews

In the main event of UFC 198, Stipe Miocic shocked the world as he knocked out Fabricio Werdumf with one punch to become the UFC heavyweight champion. In the video above, you can see Miocic and Werdum giving their Octagon interviews!

May 14, 2016 10:21 pm

VIDEO | Thiago Santos KO’s Nate Marquardt

On the preliminary card of UFC 198, Thiago Santos showcased his knockout power as he knocked out Nate Marquardt in the very first round of their scrap. Santos connected with a left that knocked Marquardt out cold as he face-planted into the canvas. When he snapped back, he began attempting to grapple with the referee!...

May 14, 2016 10:29 am

FIGHT PICKS! Give us your UFC 198 main card predictions

Tonight, UFC 198 goes down in Curitiba, Brazil. Ahead of the highly anticipated night of fights featuring some of the best Brazilian MMA legends, we want to know who you think is going to emerge victorious in the 5 main card fights. Vote below! *Note: No prizes are awarded for correct predictions. All fight predictions...

May 14, 2016 10:22 am

VIDEO | Stipe Miocic discusses fight with Fabricio Werdum

Tonight in Curitiba, Brazil, Stipe Miocic heads into enemy territory as he looks to capture the UFC heavyweight championship in his fight with Fabricio Werdum in the main event of UFC 198. Ahead of the fight, Miocic did a video streaming session, which you can see above!

May 14, 2016 9:59 am

VIDEO | Donald Cerrone discusses Conor McGregor, his fellow fighters

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone is never one to shy away from speaking his mind when it comes to his opinion on his fellow fighters. In the wake of Conor McGregor being pulled from UFC 200, Donald Cerrone joined Bas Rutten & Ron Kruck on Inside MMA to discuss his adventurous lifestyle, Conor McGregor, and his opinion...

May 14, 2016 9:46 am

Cris Cyborg lays out potential plans following UFC 198 fight

While Cris Cyborg hasn’t made her UFC debut just yet, the Invicta FC champion has her eyes set on a major fight after her UFC 198 scrap with Leslie Smith tonight. The fight is a catchweight bout at 140 pounds, however Cyborg could very well go back up to featherweight after the bout despite the...