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Jan 14, 2016 12:59 pm

Wanderlei Silva apologizes for accusing UFC of fixing fights

Wanderlei Silva has continued to make waves in the MMA world despite receiving a lifetime ban from the NSAC back in 2014. While Silva is currently in the process of having a re-hearing, he likely is trying to earn himself some brownie points by retracting his statement that the UFC fixes fights. Silva took to...

Jan 14, 2016 12:35 pm

WATCH! Fight Night Boston Embedded: TJ Dillashaw vs Dominick Cruz

Catch up with the champion fighters being featured in the main event on the UFC Fight Night Boston card and get a glimpse of their rivaled path to fighting this weekend. From the UFC video description: Go behind the scenes during the fight camps of UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former title holder Dominick...

Jan 14, 2016 12:30 pm

Exclusive Video | Ronda Rousey and Shayna Baszler practicing WWE moves

Last year Ronda Rousey revealed that one day she hopes to capture the WWE Divas championship. In March of last year Rousey made an appearance at Wrestlemania alongside Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, where she Judo tossed Triple H and Stephanie McMahon. This added to the speculation as to if Rousey would eventually make the switch...

Jan 14, 2016 12:18 pm

WATCH! Kimbo sends a HIGHLY censored message to Dada 5000

NSFW: We asked @KimboSlice​ if he had anything to say to @therealdada5000​… #Bellator149 https://t.co/fc5QYVkMJahttps://t.co/FeIzRMqgoR — Bellator MMA (@BellatorMMA) January 12, 2016 The date for Bellator 149 is close to one month away as a card of entertaining fights will be televised on Spike on Feb. 19. Record-breaking attraction Kimbo Slice takes on nemesis Dhafir Harris, AKA...


Jan 14, 2016 12:02 pm

PHOTO | McGregor campaigning to get his face on 1€ coin

UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has conquered all of his opponents inside the Octagon, however he now appears to be looking to set his sights on the legislature of Ireland, also known as Oireachtas. McGregor took to Twitter ahead of his UFC 197 bout against Rafael dos Anjos to petition his fans to vote YES to...

Jan 14, 2016 11:55 am

WATCH! Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s slick new Samsung promo

Check out UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk in her new campaign for Samsung. Many fans are impressed by the corporate sponsor’s branding put together featuring the marketable persona of Jedrzejczyk. Joanna Jedrzejczyk has kept busy outside of the Octagon since defending her belt against Valerie Letourneau at UFC 193 and is expected to be one...

Jan 14, 2016 11:28 am

Rafael dos Anjos discloses the amount of his ‘significant’ fine from Reebok

More news surrounding Reebok’s partnership with the UFC is buzzing after the UFC on FOX 17 event. Fighters who were fined from Reebok from the event include Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, Nate Diaz and lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. “Cowboy” has challenged Reebok to donate his large fine to a military charity, while Diaz has tweeted...

Jan 14, 2016 10:39 am

UFC VP confirms Vitor Belfort turned down Anderson Silva fight, and for good reason

The UFC offered veteran Vitor Belfort the opportuntiy to avenge his loss to Anderson Silva for Silva’s return fight after being suspended for testing positive for banned substances. Michael Bisping had gone on record to say that Belfort was offered the fight first, but said Belfort turned it down. It appears that was the case,...

Jan 14, 2016 9:38 am

Clip Of The Day: Raquel Pennington chokes out Ashlee Evans-Smith

Raquel Pennington vs Ashlee Evans-Smith at UFC 181 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV on December 6, 2014. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 13, 2016 at 6:48pm PST While this ‘Clip Of The Day’ from UFC President Dana White is a recent one, it certainly is a memorable one!...

Jan 14, 2016 9:29 am

Fedor Emelianenko vs. King Mo?

King Mo is fresh off of his heavyweight tournament win at Rizin FF several weeks ago, King Mo is looking for a rather quick turnaround in the coming months. Given the triumphant return of Fedor Emelianenko at Rizin on New Year’s Eve it shouldn’t come as a shock that King Mo is hoping for a...

Jan 14, 2016 9:19 am

MUST SEE! Dillashaw and Cruz go at it again in new interview

Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw have continued to have continued to trade verbal shots in interviews leading up to their fight on Sunday for the UFC bantamweight championship. While Cruz has been the more vocal fighter in many interviews, we recently saw Dillashaw fire some shots of his own back at ‘The Dominator’. In this...

Jan 14, 2016 9:08 am

WATCH! EA Sports UFC 2 gameplay breakdown

The anticipation for EA Sports UFC 2 is building as we get closer and closer to the March release date. Earlier this month EA Sports released the first official trailer for the game, which left fans chomping at the bit for more footage of the game. EA Sports delivered with this all new gameplay footage...

Jan 14, 2016 9:00 am

On This Day: Edson Barboza brutally KO’s Terry Etim

On this day 4 years ago, Edson Barboza and Terry Etim kicked off the main event of UFC 142 in Rio de Janeiro. The fight appeared to be going to a judges decision, however with just 2 minutes left in the fight, Barboza landed a flawless wheel kick that left Etim starched. The kick was...

Jan 14, 2016 8:48 am

On This Day: Jose Aldo KO’s Chad Mendes

Jose Aldo with the knee on Mendes followed by a KO in their last bout in 2012 https://t.co/U5Ty3avw0f — Bookie Insiders MMA (@UFCInsiders) October 25, 2014 On this day four years ago UFC 142 went down from Rio de Janeiro Brazil. In the main event of the card Jose Aldo was set to defend his...

Jan 14, 2016 8:34 am

MUST SEE! Young Conor McGregor eating Sheepshead *GRAPHIC*

*Disgusting* Video of Conor McGregor Eating… by TheBestofUFCandMMA It’s no secret that UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor goes above and beyond in order to elevate his fight game to another level. In this video we see a young McGregor eating Sheepshead, and believe it or not…appearing to enjoy it. We’re not quite sure if McGregor...

Jan 14, 2016 8:28 am

THROWBACK! Joe Rogan gets in scuffle on Fear Factor

Joe Rogan Gets Into a Fight On Television (Fear… by TheBestofUFCandMMA It’s no secret that UFC commentator Joe Rogan is an all-around badass. In addition to now holding a 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu black belt under Eddie Bravo, Rogan is an experienced TaeKwonDo competitor with a large arsenal of kicking techniques. In this throwback video we...

Jan 14, 2016 8:19 am

RDA: Conor McGregor is ‘out of his mind’

The war of words has begun ahead of Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos’ UFC 197 scrap for the lightweight title. While McGregor sent the first verbal jabs in his official fight announcement on Facebook, dos Anjos has fired back in a recent interview. The lightweight champ spoke to MMAFighting to discuss why the lightweight...

Jan 14, 2016 8:12 am

WATCH! Claudia Gadelha training for Jedrzejczyk rematch

While the UFC has yet to officially announce that Claudia Gadelha will be the next female fighter to challenge Joanna Jedrzejczyk for her UFC women’s bantamweight championship, that hasn’t stopped fans from talking about how the fight will go. To date, Gadelha is the only fighter to nearly defeat Jedrzejczyk over the course of her...

Jan 14, 2016 7:54 am

Cormier: Skill for skill, I’m better than Jon Jones

It’s been quite a bit of time since Jon Jones was formally reinstated by the UFC, however we still have yet to receive an official date for a rematch between Jones and UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. While that hasn’t stopped the men from exchanging verbal jabs via social media, and even agreeing to...

Jan 14, 2016 7:45 am

FBI investigating ISIS threats towards Tim Kennedy

Top ranked UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy has always been an outspoken fighter. From how Yoel Romero’s stool-gate controversy was handled, to the UFC’s Reebok deal, and now even with ISIS, Kennedy never shy’s away from giving his honest thoughts. Apparently Kennedy, a US Special Forces member, has received several threats from notorious terrorist group ISIS,...

Jan 14, 2016 7:37 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan breaks down Dillashaw vs. Cruz

On Sunday TJ Dillashaw and Dominick Cruz will square off in their highly anticipated bantamweight showdown in Boston. While the pair has exchanged words on several occasions leading up to the bout, there’s been much speculation as to how the bout will play out given the similar styles of both fighters. While we’ve seen Robin...

Jan 13, 2016 9:03 pm

MUST SEE! Jon Jones welcomes BJ Penn to Jackson-Winkeljohn

It was revealed on social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn would be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico alongside pound for pound king Jon Jones, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm, and numerous other elite level fighters. In the video above you can see Jon Jones welcoming BJ Penn to...

Jan 13, 2016 8:55 pm

Nik Lentz responds to BJ Penn’s callout

It was revealed via social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn will be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico. The move was in anticipation of a potential fight with fellow UFC featherweight Nik Lentz, however in an open letter to MMAFighting, Lentz has laid out his terms and conditions for a...

Jan 13, 2016 5:30 pm

What in the world is going on with the UFC middleweight division?

If there was a better time for a middleweight in the UFC to have a break-through year to get into the top five, this would be it. The middleweight top 10 is a brutal bunch of battled-tested warriors. Who from the bottom half of the division will rise to the ranks and take a crack...

Jan 13, 2016 5:28 pm

Mickey Gall gets fight with CM Punk with win at UFC 196

We’re getting closer and closer to an official date and opponent for CM Punk’s first UFC fight. On the last episode of UFC President Dana White’s ‘Looking For A Fight’ series, he discovered Mickey Gall, who was chomping at the bit to fight Punk. Now, during an appearance on ‘Off The Record’ White revealed that...