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May 13, 2016 9:06 am

VIDEO | Hilarious Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight parody

While the odds of Conor McGregor & Floyd Mayweather potentially boxing each other are slim to none, that hasn’t stopped the combat sports community from heavily debating the bout. Despite the slim odds of the fight taking place, UFC President Dana White says that if Floyd Mayweather wants to fight Conor McGregor, he should call...

May 13, 2016 9:00 am

Dana White explains why Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather is “impossible”

While initially the potential boxing match between Floyd Mayweather & Conor McGregor was reported as being close to finalized, since then several reports have emerged that indicate the matchup likely won’t happen. While UFC President Dana White has said that if Mayweather wants to box McGregor, he should call him, he also believes that the...

May 13, 2016 8:15 am

Matt Brown’s interesting perspective on Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor boxing match

While Floyd Mayweather is currently retired from boxing, and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was recently pulled from his UFC 200 welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz, the two men have managed to keep their names in the headlines despite UFC 198 coming up on Saturday. There have been conflicting reports for some time now regarding...

May 13, 2016 8:02 am

Anderson Silva sets sights on return at UFC 200

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva was slated to fight Uriah Hall this Saturday at UFC 198. Unfortunately for Silva, the week of the fight, he was experiencing gallbladder pain which was later diagnosed as an inflammation of his gallbladder. Silva was taken to the hospital, and had his gallbladder removed on Wednesday. Fortunately for...


May 12, 2016 9:18 pm

VIDEO | Dana White opens up on reports of UFC’s sale

Recently, news emerged that the UFC was close to finalizing an agreement to sell the promotion to a bidder who was reported to pay nearly $4 billion. While the MMA world quickly ate up the news, UFC President Dana White was quick to shut down the reports, explaining that the UFC isn’t for sale. He...

May 12, 2016 9:11 pm

VIDEO | Dana White discusses Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

There have been conflicting reports regarding a potential boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. While initial reports were that a fight was close to being finalized, reports then emerged that the fight was entirely fake. Then, Floyd Mayweather spoke about the fight in an interview, revealing that it is a possibility. Following that,...

May 12, 2016 9:03 pm

VIDEO | Fabricio Werdum vs. Stipe Miocic ‘EA Sports UFC’ simulation

This Saturday, UFC 198 goes down from Curitiba, Brazil. The event will be headlined by a heavyweight showdown between Fabricio Werdum and Stipe Miocic as they compete for Werdum’s heavyweight championship. Ahead of the fight, see the EA Sports UFC 2 simulation above!

May 12, 2016 1:21 pm

VIDEO | UFC 198 media day faceoffs – Classic Fabricio Werdum

As UFC 198 is set to take place this weekend in Curitiba, Brazil, fighters from the card went face-to-face for the media on Thursday. Make sure you check out the main event staredown between UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum and contender Stipe Miocic for a classic Werdum moment. Which fights are you most excited about?...

May 12, 2016 1:20 pm

VIDEO | #TBT Conor McGregor sets record score on arcade punching machine

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is known for his accuracy and knockout power. Check him out in this video from the past by McGregor’s head coach John Kavanagh. “The Notorious” is rumored to be getting his rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 after being pulled from the main event of UFC 200 for refusing...

May 12, 2016 11:03 am

Artist gives a peak at what Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor would look like

The allure of a fight between two of combat sport’s biggest stars is something that will constantly bounce through fan’s minds. While Dana White has acknowledged that if Floyd Mayweather Jr. in fact wants to come out of retirement to fight UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in some sort of fight, he can give White...

May 12, 2016 11:01 am

VIDEO | #TBT Joe Lauzon vs. Dan Lauzon backyard brawl

There is nothing like brotherly love, and sometimes it is tough love. Brothers Joe Lauzon and Dan Lauzon are well accomplished MMA Fighters, but got into a backyard brawl at their parent’s house back in 2005, just a short time after Joe had his fastest knockout against Tim Honeycutt that took just 11 seconds. Joe...

May 12, 2016 10:43 am

VIDEO | Fighter’s name results in the funniest fight commentary you can get

It might be hard to watch any of Danny Mainus’ commentated fights without cracking up a few times. The pronunciation of Mainus name coupled with fight commentary of him in the cage is something that you have to hear to fully understand. The video above shows highlights from a rough battle with Mainus and Boston...

May 12, 2016 10:30 am

Cole Miller’s statement on fighting BJ Penn

American Top Team’s Cole Miller is now officially set to face BJ Penn in a featherweight bout on June 4 in the UFC 199 event at The Forum in California. Miller stepped in with just over three weeks notice for the fight after Penn’s original opponent Dennis Siver pulled out after suffering an injury in...

May 12, 2016 10:06 am

Frank Mir’s ‘B Sample’ tests positive

Back in March, Mark Hunt picked up yet another walk-off KO as he defeated Frank Mir in the first round of their ‘UFC FN: Sydney’ main event scrap. After the bout, news surfaced that Mir had failed a drug test that was taken after his loss to Hunt. Mir adamantly denied that he took any...

May 12, 2016 9:50 am

Vitor Belfort has high praise for Jacare Souza ahead of UFC 198

Ahead of UFC 198 this Saturday in Curitiba, Brazil, where Vitor Belfort and Jacare Souza will square off in a fight that many believe to be a middleweight #1 contender fight, ‘The Phenom’ has high praise for his opponent. He spoke to media members, as transcribed by MMAFighting: “I have my eyes on ‘Jacare’ only....

May 12, 2016 9:20 am

T.J. Dillashaw fires back at Urijah Faber over PED accusations

Since former UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw left Team Alpha Male to train with Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig at Ludwig Martial Arts, and at Elevation Fight Team, there has certainly been no love lost between he and former mentor Urijah Faber. While promoting his upcoming UFC 199 trilogy fight with Dominick Cruz, Faber event went as...

May 12, 2016 9:09 am

VIDEO | Randy Couture reacts to Ronda Rousey going off on Paige VanZant

During a recent appearance on The Joe Rogan Experience, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate told quite the interesting story about an encounter between Ronda Rousey and Paige VanZant. As the story goes, VanZant was looking for Rousey at a Reebok promo event so the pair could get a picture together. Later in the day,...

May 12, 2016 8:53 am

Jose Aldo’s interesting analysis of UFC 198

On Saturday, UFC 198 hits Curitiba, Brazil. On the highly anticipated card, quite a few Brazilian MMA legends will fight in front of Brazilian fans. With that being said however, former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo believes that Cris Cyborg and Fabricio Werdum are the only Brazilian fighters he is confident will win. Unfortunately, former...

May 12, 2016 8:44 am

Top ranked female UFC star lands at #5 on “Crush List”

While it’s no secret that Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate have been credited as being two of the most attractive women in sports, a new UFC star is now being listed as one of the “Top 99 women of 2016”. On AskMen.com‘s annual “Crush List”, WMMA pioneer Gina Carano ranked at #51, UFC women’s bantamweight...

May 12, 2016 1:26 am

UFC title contender tested by USADA twice in less than a week

USADA has been frequenting UFC title contender Claudia Gadelha’s house, apparently testing the TUF coach twice in less than one week. Gadelha posted a photo late last week showing that USADA has paid her a visit for a test. She said in her post, “USADA na área e eu aqui mais pura do que coração...

May 11, 2016 10:56 pm

Wanderlei Silva hit by car, will undergo surgery

Tragic news surfaced Wednesday afternoon that former PRIDE FC champion Wanderlei Silva had been hit by a car on his way home from the gym and would need to undergo surgery. While details weren’t given as to the nature of the injury to Silva’s shoulder, it was asked that fans pray for Silva as he...

May 11, 2016 6:25 pm

BJ Penn officially receives new opponent for UFC 199

Tuesday evening news broke that Dennis Siver was forced out of his UFC 199 scrap with BJ Penn due to an undisclosed injury. While speculation began flying as to who would step up and face the UFC Hall of Famer on such short notice, it appears we now have an answer! American Top Team’s Cole...

May 11, 2016 5:13 pm

Report: UFC targeting Cole Miller to fight BJ Penn at UFC 199

Late Tuesday, BJPENN.COM released news that Dennis Siver was out of the scheduled UFC 199 featherweight bout with BJ Penn after suffering an injury leading up to the fight. While the UFC has yet to make any official announcement regarding a new opponent for UFC 199, our namesake BJ Penn obviously knows what fights are...

May 11, 2016 4:45 pm

UFC releases statement on Anderson Silva

Tuesday night tragic news surfaced that Anderson Silva had been rushed to the hospital after falling ill. Unfortunately for the former middleweight champion, he was forced to withdraw from his UFC 198 bout with Uriah Hall this weekend due to gallbladder issues. On Wednesday, Silva underwent surgery to have his gallbladder removed, and was comfortably...

May 11, 2016 1:59 pm

VIDEO | Cris Cyborg takes on unexpected sparring partner at UFC 198 open workouts

Invicta featherweight champion Cris Cyborg makes her UFC debut in a 140 pound catchweight bout versus Leslie Smith this weekend at UFC 198. A young fan got to showcase her skills at the UFC 198 open workouts against Cyborg on Wednesday. The young fan and Cyborg put on an impressive display of movement going back...

May 11, 2016 12:43 pm

Ronda Rousey avoids lawsuit from ex-manager

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has succumbed to make some changes to her autobiography to avoid a defamation lawsuit from her ex-manager Darin Harvey, according to Yahoo! Sports. Harvey claimed in a statement, ” … During the four years we worked together, Ronda easily won all her amateur fights, went 8-0 as a...