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Nov 27, 2015 8:52 am

PART 2! The MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving

Yesterday for Thanksgiving many fighters took the opportunity to gorge themselves on tons of food. On the other hand, many fighters had to abstain from feasting because they’re preparing to cut weight for upcoming fights. Check out part 2 of our ‘MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving’ compilation below, and be sure to check out part 1...

Nov 26, 2015 12:52 pm

Holly Holm fulfills last media appearance before taking off to enjoy Thanksgiving

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm has been on a whirlwind media tour since she took the belt from Ronda Rousey at UFC 193. The champ took to her last media appearance at ESPN on Wednesday before she gets to “enjoy some turkey and stuffing!!!” Having fun with the girls on set at ESPN. Another...

Nov 25, 2015 11:52 am

Cathal Pendred: Retires From MMA “Lack of Passion”

Cathal Pendred from Dublin, Ireland calls it quits after dropping two straight losses in the UFC organization. Pendred (17-4-1 MMA) announced his retirement at age 28 . In a sport that requires 100% passion and dedication, it only makes sense why the SBG Ireland fighter has decided to call it quits. His passion still remains...


Nov 22, 2015 10:00 am

Twitter reacts to Magny’s split decision victory over Gastelum at UFC Fight Night 78

Kelvin Gastelum had been training for weeks to face fan-favorite Matt Brown in a welterweight matchup for the main-event of “UFC Fight Night 78”. The mixed martial arts gods struck again when Brown fell victim to injury and was forced to pull out of the main-event. Rather than scrap the fight altogether, Neil Magny threw...

Nov 19, 2015 3:43 pm

This Weekend’s Main Event: Magny vs Gastelum

By Joe “JD” David   This Saturday’s UFC main event headliner, airing on FOX Sports 1 from Monterrey, Mexico will dictate who will be next to face Top 10 opposition.  #15 ranked Kevin Gastelum is ready and willing to prove that he belongs in the elite and stacked welterweight division.  A decisive victory will set...

Nov 15, 2015 4:22 pm

Twitter reacts to Ronda Rousey’s brutal KO loss to Holly Holm

The main event of “UFC 193” will surely be talked about for months to come and could go down in mixed martial arts history as one of the greatest upsets to ever take place. A confident Ronda Rousey was prepared to step into the octagon and attempt to defend her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship once...

Nov 8, 2015 7:53 pm

WATCH! Paige VanZant might be chopping off her hair too!

A video posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Nov 8, 2015 at 6:20pm PST The upcoming “UFC Fight Night 80” main event in Las Vegas, Nevada will surely bring the crowd in attendance to their feet as fan favorites Paige VanZant and Rose Namajunas clash for strawweight supremacy. Both women could be on the fast-track...

Nov 2, 2015 12:04 pm

Tim Kennedy discusses ‘Hunting Hitler’ and his future in MMA

Tim Kennedy hasn’t fought in the UFC since losing to Yoel Romero at UFC 178 via controversial TKO. Since then Kennedy has been extremely outspoken in regards to the UFC’s uniform deal with Reebok, and has stated several times that he won’t return to fighting unless the opportunity is right. In addition Kennedy has found...

Nov 1, 2015 10:10 am

PHOTOS | MMA community celebrates Halloween – Part 2!

Yesterday the MMA community celebrated Halloween, which resulted in many fighters dressing up in Halloween costumes. The result was many scary and many hysterical costumes. There were so many good ones, that we had to compile a second list of the best costumes from the MMA community. In addition, see more fighter’s Halloween costumes by...

Oct 30, 2015 9:09 am

Rustam Khabilov blasts Tom Lawlor & Will Brooks for bashing Khabib Nurmagomedov

Thursday evening it was announced that Khabib Nurmagomedov was forced out of his bout against Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale on December 11th due to a rib injury. Immediately after the announcement fighters took to Twitter to give their thoughts on Nurmagomedov’s withdrawal from the bout. Tom Lawlor and Will Brooks used the...

Oct 30, 2015 7:44 am

Fighters react to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s injury

Late Thursday night it was revealed that Khabib Nurmagomedov had injured his rib and would no longer be able to fight Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale on December 11th. The next morning Nurmagomedov took to Instagram to let his followers know that he may never return to the Octagon. Fighters took to Twitter...

Oct 30, 2015 7:17 am

Nurmagomedov contemplating retirement after most recent injury

Late Thursday night it was revealed that Khabib Nurmagomedov had broken a rib and would no longer be able to fight Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale on December 11th. The injury is the third in a row for Nurmagomedov, who hasn’t fought since April of 2014 when he defeated Rafael Dos Anjos. A...

Oct 29, 2015 7:33 am

DWCOTD: Rose Namajunas wins submission of the year with slick armbar

Rose Namajunas with the flying armbar and 2013 submission of the year #DWCOTD For today’s Dana White Clip Of The Day the UFC President selected a clip of TUF 20 runner up Rose Namajunas landing a slick flying armbar at Invicta FC 5. The submission also won Namajunas submission of the year for 2013. Namajunas...

Oct 27, 2015 10:14 am

WATCH! This NBA all-star cross trains MMA with Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin linked up with UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone for some cross training. The two stars mixed up Griffin’s typical NBA workout regiment with “Cowboy” introducing the 6-foot-10 all-star to some grappling and striking. “In basketball, there’s a lot of pushing, grabbing and shoving going on that nobody else sees,” Griffin...

Oct 27, 2015 9:46 am

Jones’ manager: DC rematch will be on our terms

Jon Jones was recently reinstated by the UFC, and has reportedly never been more focused. With that being said, a rematch with current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is on everyone’s mind. The only obstacle to that is that DC is currently looking to sit out for a while and rest up for the...

Oct 26, 2015 8:40 am

Reebok executive responds to Brendan Schaub’s criticisms

Former UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub has made his opinion known on the Reebok deal that was struck with the UFC, ultimately retiring from the sport of mixed martial arts with the Reebok sponsorship playing a big part in his decision. Reebok senior director of combat training Michael Lunardelli spoke with the MMA Hour last week...

Oct 21, 2015 8:16 pm

Fighters react to Joseph Duffy’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ withdrawal

News broke Wednesday afternoon that Joseph Duffy had been forced off of the ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ card due to a concussion sustained during training. The UFC offered his opponent, Dustin Poirier, the opportunity to fight Norman Parke instead, however Poirier declined the fight. Conor McGregor, who defeated Poirier last year, also offered to step...

Oct 18, 2015 1:56 pm

“Showtime” denies he is helping Cerrone train for dos Anjos title fight

Rafael dos Anjos has a giant target on his back now that he has the UFC Lightweight Championship slung over his shoulder. The Brazilian defeated Anthony “Showtime” Pettis for the strap at UFC 185 in March and has been sidelined with an injury ever since. Now, he is set to defend his championship for the...

Oct 18, 2015 1:48 am

Paige VanZant teases major announcement for “UFC Fight Night 80”

A video posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Oct 18, 2015 at 8:10pm PDT December 10th baby!!!! #ufcvegas Paige VanZant has already taken the world of mixed martial arts by storm and she is looking to prove that she is more than just a pretty face. She dominated her last two opponents in Alex Chambers...

Oct 17, 2015 6:29 am

UFC Releases 5 Fighters, Including Marcus Brimage

Five UFC fighters have been handed their walking papers, and if rumors are true, more could be joining them. Marcus Brimage, Matt Van Buren, Christos Giagos, Roger Narvaez, and Chris Clements have all officially announced their release from the promotion via social media accounts. Marcus Brimage entered the UFC at the TUF 14 finale event...

Oct 15, 2015 8:36 am

This Is What A Shirtless Team Alpha Male Meeting Looks Like

A video posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Oct 15, 2015 at 12:33am PDT urijahfaber We stayed focused for as long as possible. Team meeting. @teamalphamalemma @lancepalmer @lastcall155 @cody_nolove @paigevanzantufc @justinbuchholz_ @holdsworthmma @teamalphadad @sneakytommy @touchyfili ….@chadmendes was hunting :/   Team Alpha Male held a team meeting and it’s safe to assume that it’s not...

Oct 15, 2015 8:31 am

PIC! McGregor Spars With Gunnar Nelson

UFC’s interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor is in the gym and preparing for his massive fight with current champ Jose Aldo. The two will finally meet as UFC 194, which is scheduled for Dec. 12 in Las Vegas. It’s set to be a massive event, with Aldo vs. McGregor headlining, Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold...

Oct 14, 2015 3:43 pm

Best Spinning Elbow KO Ever? –– You Decide!

A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Oct 14, 2015 at 9:30am PDT UFC president Dana White shares some pretty great stuff in his clip of the day posts. Wednesday’s featured one of the nastiest spinning elbow KO’s you’ll ever see. In fact it might be up there with THE best. It happened during...

Oct 11, 2015 12:25 pm

Vinny Magalhaes details how a Brazilian doctor gave him a bacterial infection

Vinny Magalhaes’ recent stint with the Ultimate Fighting Championship may not have went how he intended, but at least he got a decent story from his time there! Magalhaes’ last outing in the octagon lasted all of fourteen seconds. The light heavyweight walked into UFC 163 prepared to eliminate Anthony Perosh, but fight weekend took...

Oct 10, 2015 10:28 am

Getting Your Forum Fix –– You’re Welcome!

Hey it’s Saturday, who has the time to go online and look through all the MMA forums? Probably not you, so we took that problem off your hands and went out in search of today’s gems. In today’s forum fix we’ve got some pics from Arianny Celeste’s snapchat, a video of Chris Weidman and Frank...

Oct 9, 2015 1:44 pm

OMG! Rodriguez’s Foot Is Jacked!

At this past Saturday’s UFC 192, ‘TUF: Latin America’ winner Yair Rodriguez pulled off his third straight UFC win, defeating Daniel Hooker via unanimous decision. That makes it four in a row for the Mexican fighter, but unfortunately he didn’t leave the octagon Saturday night without a few bumps and bruises. The fighter injured his...

Oct 8, 2015 10:40 am

WOW! Somewhere A UFC Fighter Is Paying For This Decision

Well, UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt might be considering a vegan lifestyle, but Matt Mitrione? Not so much. The TUF contestant took to Twitter to share a picture with his followers, showing a massive, towering burger. I know what you’re thinking, a big burger, cool. But this thing goes above and beyond being just a big...