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Feb 13, 2016 8:57 am

Max Holloway eyeing Octagon return in May or June

Max Holloway has become a fan favorite fighter, and has quickly climbed his way to the top of the UFC’s featherweight ladder with an 8-fight win streak. Holloway’s last loss came at the hands of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor back in 2013. Since then, Holloway has won 8 fights in 2 years including wins...

Feb 13, 2016 8:47 am

Benson Henderson’s biggest regret in move to Bellator will surprise you

Last month it was announced that former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson had signed with Bellator MMA, and would get an immediate title shot. The move was a bit of a shocking one, however signing a former UFC champion was a big move for Bellator MMA. Henderson took to his Facebook page to make the...

Feb 13, 2016 8:39 am

WATCH! Want to fight Roy Jones Jr. for $100,000?

Boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. recently had his 8-fight win streak snapped at the hands of Enzo Maccarinelli back in December in Moscow. Now, the former champ is looking to return to the win column with his upcoming fight under the UR Fight banner on March 20th. The only issue is that Jones Jr. doesn’t...


Feb 13, 2016 8:12 am

Fan Watch: Anderson Silva gives this young fan a chance at a Legend

It’s moments like this that motivate the younger generation of fighters to become world champions or some positive influence to our sport in years to come. For now, check out this kid shoot for a single and move quickly to mount then transition to side control against “The Spider” in this video.

Feb 13, 2016 7:58 am

Pic This! Paige VanZant – Worth a Thousand Words….maybe more

Happy Friday 💋 A photo posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Feb 12, 2016 at 1:47pm PST PVZ is giving her fans something to think about over the weekend with this hot pic of this UFC strawweight sensation. Her loss against “Thug Rose” Namajunas in December of last year may of slowed down ’12 Gauge’s’...

Feb 13, 2016 7:46 am

Stephen Thompson politely fires back at Tyron Woodley

Back at UFC 192 Tyron Woodley and former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks were slated to square off to decide who would get a crack at Robbie Lawler’s welterweight championship. Hendricks had a weight-cut mishap and was rushed to the hospital. Woodley was ultimately awarded the title shot by UFC President Dana White. Lawler went...

Feb 13, 2016 7:38 am

Mickey Gall: CM Punk “should be scared”

At ‘UFC Fight Night: Vegas’ last week where Stephen Thompson scored an incredible 1st round KO over Johny Hendricks, Mickey Gall defeated Mike Jackson on the UFC Fight Pass prelims. With his win over Jackson, Gall was named as the man to fight CM Punk at UFC 200. Punk seemed to be thrilled, even picking...

Feb 13, 2016 7:31 am

Michael Bisping gives prediction for outcome of Anderson Silva fight

On February 27th Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva will square off in a highly anticipated match of veterans. Both men have been at the top of the UFC’s middleweight division for quite some time, however have yet to fight one another. While Silva reigned as the king of the middleweight division for nearly 10 years,...

Feb 13, 2016 7:25 am

Michael Bisping vs. Chael Sonnen, Ken Shamrock vs. Dan Severn, Roy Jones Jr. vs. Fan

In what is likely the strangest combat sports card in the history of, well…combat sports, UR Fight is reportedly putting on a fight card that is leaving us scratching our heads. The event, which is scheduled for March 20th according to MMAWeekly will feature a grappling match between Chael Sonnen and Michael Bisping, a MMA...

Feb 13, 2016 7:14 am

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone fires all coaches following loss to Rafael dos Anjos

Last month Donald Cerrone had his highly anticipated rematch with Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship. Unfortunately for Cowboy, Rafael dos Anjos started quick and landed a crushing liver kick in a matter of moments. Cowboy was unable to recover and ultimately lost via 1st round TKO. Since then Cerrone signed to fight...

Feb 12, 2016 11:25 pm

Donald Cerrone calls out “p-ssy” Conor McGregor, wants 5 fights in 2016

Donald Cerrone is currently gearing up for his ‘UFC Fight Night: Pittsburgh’ main event bout against Alex ‘Cowboy’ Oliveira, however that hasn’t stopped Cerrone from plotting about the rest of 2016. ‘Cowboy’ is coming off a 1st round TKO loss to Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 17 earlier this year, and is looking...

Feb 12, 2016 11:19 pm

Tito Ortiz cited for battery in Las Vegas

News surfaced late Friday evening that former UFC champion Tito Ortiz had been cited for misdemeanor battery outside of a Las Vegas nightclub. The situation in question was with a woman over a cell phone which lead to Ortiz allegedly getting physical in an attempt to take the phone. When police arrived at The Cromwell...

Feb 12, 2016 11:10 pm

Ray Longo opens up on Chris Weidman’s UFC 194 pre-fight injuries

At UFC 194 Chris Weidman lost his UFC middleweight championship at the hands of Luke Rockhold. Rockhold impressed fans as he seemed to dominate Weidman wherever the fight took place over the course of 4 rounds before ultimately picking up a 4th round TKO win. Since then the UFC has booked a rematch between the...

Feb 12, 2016 11:03 pm

CM Punk will “absolutely” make UFC debut

Earlier this month Mickey Gall defeated Mike Jackson in the 1st round of their ‘UFC Fight Night: Vegas’ scrap. The win earned Gall a crack at CM Punk at UFC 200 in July. Just several days after Gall’s win it was revealed that Punk had to undergo surgery for a herniated disc. As a result...

Feb 12, 2016 10:55 pm

PHOTOS | Sage Northcutt loses tooth

Sage Northcutt is coming off the first loss of his professional career at the hands of Bryan Barberena earlier this month. Since his loss to Barberena, Northcutt revealed that he would be training full-time at Tristar gym in Montreal. He also assured his fans that he would be back better than ever for his next...

Feb 12, 2016 2:52 pm

PREVIEW! Anderson Silva vs. Michael Bisping – ‘Like Water’

The anticipation is building ahead of Anderson Silva and Michael Bisping’s ‘UFC Fight Night: London’ scrap on February 27th. Yesterday at the ‘early open workouts’ in California the pair got into a verbal exchange and things got pretty heated! Prior to that Bisping fired off some verbal shots at Silva during the media conference call....

Feb 12, 2016 2:23 pm

Travis Browne wants Roy Nelson and his “fat stomach”

Travis Browne is coming off a TKO win over Matt Mitrione earlier this year, and is looking to get back in the Octagon sooner rather than later. On the other hand, Roy Nelson is coming off a unanimous decision win over Jared Rosholt earlier this month. The win snapped Nelson’s 3-fight skid that had seen...

Feb 12, 2016 1:21 pm

Venator FC President responds to Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller’s recent arrest

The exciting news of Jason “Mayhem” Miller’s return to fighting was overshadowed by his recent arrest that came coincidentally close to the news of his comeback. Frank Merenda, President, and co-founder of Venator FC released a statement to MMA Weekly today regarding “Mayhem” and his arrest, and the plans for his scheduled fight with Luke...

Feb 12, 2016 12:08 pm

PHOTO | Is Conor McGregor looking noticeably bigger for move to 155?

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is taking a step towards making history on March 5 at UFC 196. McGregor will attempt to be the first fighter in UFC history to simultaneously hold two division’s championship titles. However, McGregor will have a daunting task standing in front of him on March 5, with lightweight champion Rafael...

Feb 12, 2016 11:25 am

WATCH! Jon Jones says Anderson Silva ‘could easily kick my *ss if he wanted to’

Check out former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones give a candid interview about a few things MMA, including how his sparring with Anderson Silva went in New York. The interviewer already suggests with her question that former middleweight champion Anderson Silva got the best of him in their playful match, but a game Jon...

Feb 12, 2016 10:26 am

Kevin Randleman’s family issues statement on former champion’s passing

Yesterday it was announced that MMA legend, former UFC champion Kevin Randleman had passed away at the age of 44 due to an apparent heart attack. Immediately the MMA community began pouring out their support for Randleman and his family. Now, it has been revealed in a post from Randleman’s official Facebook fan page that...

Feb 12, 2016 10:03 am

Michael Bisping claims Anderson Silva ‘was cheating his whole career’

Michael Bisping is not letting anyone forget that Anderson Silva tested positive for banned substances. The former UFC middleweight champion is returning to his first fight since being suspended by the NAC after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs). Although Silva’s NAC hearing seemed less than professional at times, they ultimately served Silva a one-year...

Feb 12, 2016 9:20 am

WATCH! Georges St. Pierre shows off gymnastics skills in new video

While Georges St. Pierre revealed that the UFC has tried to bring him out of retirement recently, the former champ also revealed that if he returns to the Octagon, it will be when he wants. There’s been much speculation as to when or if St. Pierre will ever return to the Octagon. UFC President Dana...

Feb 12, 2016 9:08 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor sparring – How’s his speed?

We’re now less than a month away from Conor McGregor’s UFC 196 lightweight title fight against lightweight kingpin Rafael dos Anjos. Ahead of the fight McGregor has looked extremely beefed up given that the fight will be at 155 pounds rather than 145 pounds. This has lead many fans to question how McGregor’s speed and...

Feb 12, 2016 8:56 am

Anderson Silva calls out Conor McGregor for comments about Brazil

Conor McGregor is currently gearing up for his UFC 196 lightweight title fight with lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos on March 5th. Leading up to the fight, McGregor has been his typical self during media appearances, talking trash towards his opponent and questioning his allegiance to his home country of Brazil. That caught the attention...