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Apr 12, 2016 7:01 pm

If Ronda Rousey had to be an animal, she would be a dolphin

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and NFL star Odell Beckham Jr. have been featured in a series called “Face 2 Face” by Draft Kings where the two interview one another and give some humorous insight on some of the random things going on in their lives and break down some hypothetical questions. One...

Apr 12, 2016 3:00 pm

Jon Jones blasts Daniel Cormier for his “Excuse of the weak”

Every few weeks UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones engage in a heated Twitter feud. While the pair were initially slated to fight for the UFC light heavyweight championship on April 23rd in the main event of UFC 197, a leg injury forced Cormier out of the...

Apr 12, 2016 12:18 pm

JacksonWink Exclusive Interview with BJ Penn – Is he ready? Red Chili or Green?

UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn has been training at the JacksonWink MMA Academy in Albuquerque New Mexico for his highly anticipated return to the Octagon. When Penn officially ended his retirement several months ago, he revealed that he planned on making a run at the UFC featherweight championship with Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn...


Apr 12, 2016 11:34 am

Conor McGregor’s lengthy & emotional reaction to the death of Joao Carvalho

Tragic news surfaced earlier this week that MMA fighter Joao Carvalho had passed away after a brain injury sustained in his fight with Charlie Ward at TEF1 Dublin this past weekend. McGregor was ringside when Carvalho was TKO’d by McGregor’s teammate, which led the UFC featherweight champ to post this lengthy and extremely heartfelt message...

Apr 12, 2016 11:07 am

VIDEO | TKO that ultimately lead to the tragic death of Joao Carvalho

Heartbreaking news surfaced this week that Portuguese MMA fighter Joao Carvalho had passed away following his TKO loss to Charlie Ward at TEF1 Dublin. In the footage above you can see a clip of the fight where Carvalho gets TKOd. While he reportedly told ringside doctors that he didn’t have a headache or any other...

Apr 12, 2016 9:38 am

Rafael dos Anjos rips Conor McGregor

It’s no secret that Rafael dos Anjos and Conor McGregor don’t like each other. In the one press conference that the pair had before RDA was forced out of the fight with a broken foot, the pair exchanged heated words. McGregor even went as far as to question dos Anjos as a parent, bringing the...

Apr 12, 2016 8:54 am

Veteran UFC referee releases heartfelt statement on Joao Carvalho’s death

The MMA community had heavy hearts this morning as it was revealed that MMA fighter Joao Carvalho had passed away after suffering a TKO loss during his fight with Charlie Ward in Ireland. In the wake of Carvalho’s death, veteran referee Marc Goddard released a heartfelt statement through his Facebook page regarding the incident, as...

Apr 12, 2016 8:46 am

Rashad Evans sounds off on Jon Jones’ legal troubles

At one point in time, Rashad Evans and Jon Jones considered each other brothers during their time training at the JacksonWinkeljohn MMA Academy in Albuquerque New Mexico. The two vowed to never fight each other, however after a falling out, they ultimately fought at UFC 145, where Jones picked up a unanimous decision win. Fortunately,...

Apr 12, 2016 2:38 am

VIDEO | See how Bellator is marketing former UFC champion Benson Henderson

It was big news when former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson recently announced that he left the UFC to sign with Bellator MMA. Bellator has established themselves as the biggest competitor to the UFC, with acquisitions such as Henderson, Matt Mitrione, Phil Davis and Josh Thomson being some of the big names that have jumped...

Apr 12, 2016 1:56 am

VIDEO | Kickboxing legend John Wayne Parr posts sparring footage with Georges St-Pierre

Former world champion and kickboxing legend John Wayne “The Gunslinger” Parr posted some of his extended footage sparring with former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre back when they were preparing for St-Pierre’s last fight in the UFC. “The Gunslinger” said in the caption of his post, “Just downloaded the new version of Instagram with 60...

Apr 12, 2016 1:30 am

PHOTO | Angela Magana is on the Tinder prowl

UFC women’s strawweight Angela Magana is no stranger to being the center of attention. From taking the center of the Octagon, to making classic videos of herself on her social media accounts, Magana is always game. Speaking of game, Magana is taking her Tinder swiping to Australia and let everyone know about it. Magana posted...

Apr 11, 2016 6:08 pm

Chuck Liddell and Forrest Griffin to coach ‘The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 3′

UFC Hall of Fame legends Chuck Liddell and Forrest Griffin will soon get to have another go at competition. This time, the two former UFC light heavyweight champions will be competing as head coaches on the new season of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 3.” According to the UFC, “Team Liddell vs. Team Griffin is...

Apr 11, 2016 12:42 pm

VIDEO | ‘The Boneyard with Georges St-Pierre’ getting a feel for Giganotosaurus

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is the host of the new TV series “The Boneyard with Georges St-Pierre” that will be playing on the History Channel in Canada. Check out the former champ in the preview of the show where he gets face-to-face with Giganotosaurus. “GSP” has said himself that he is a paleontology...

Apr 11, 2016 12:27 pm

Holly Holm explains her case for immediate rematch with Miesha Tate

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm was not happy when she heard news that current champion Miesha Tate would be fighting Amanda Nunes next at UFC 200. Holm spoke with Ariel Helwani on Monday’s episode of the MMA Hour and talked about the women’s bantamweight title picture. “I know I was asking for it,”...

Apr 11, 2016 11:58 am

VIDEO | Urijah Faber implying T.J. Dillashaw was on steroids while at Team Alpha Male

Urijah Faber has some big accusations against former teammate T.J. Dillashaw. In a recent interview on the “The Herd,” Faber and UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz were in a verbal war ahead of their upcoming title fight at UFC 199. Cruz questioned Faber’s opponents saying that he hasn’t fought the best fighters in their division...

Apr 11, 2016 11:30 am

VIDEO | See the overwhelming power of Darrell Horcher, short-notice opponent for Khabib Nurmagomedov

12-1 #1 lightweight regionally for a reason. #callmedana #amtrakked @danawhite @BryanHamper @BrianButler_Au pic.twitter.com/1pe29VpomD — Darrell Horcher (@HorcherMMA) April 4, 2016 The UFC surprised a lot of people when they announced Khabib Nurmagomedov’s short-notice opponent for UFC on FOX 19 after Nurmagomedov’s originally scheduled opponent Tony Ferguson had to withdraw due to injury. 12-1 reigning CFCC...

Apr 11, 2016 10:12 am

PHOTO | Octagon Girl Brittney Palmer posts sexy bedroom photo

Monday has come back around to kick everyone in the butt. UFC Octagon Girl and big fan favorite Brittney Palmer isn’t letting any case of the Mondays bring her down. Palmer put up a motivating post on Instagram today with this sexy photo that was captioned, “Rise and shine!” Rise and shine! @erhfoto A photo...

Apr 11, 2016 12:53 am

VIDEO | Derrick Lewis vs. Gabriel Gonzaga knockout highlight at UFC Fight Night 86

Check out the video highlights from the UFC Fight Night 86 bout that left Gabriel Gonzaga floored at the UFC’s debut in Croatia. The heavy hitting Derrick Lewis was able to land devastating blows on Gonzaga knocking him out at 4:48 of the very first round. Check out UFC on FOX analysts Jay Glazer, Tyron...