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Mar 1, 2016 9:41 pm

UFC releases 13 fight veteran on 3-fight losing streak

The UFC’s string of releases continued this week. It was announced via Twitter that former TUF competitor, and 13 fight veteran, Daron Cruickshank had been released by the promotion. Cruickshank broke the news via Twitter. I've officially been released. It's been a pleasure and privilege to fight for the UFC. I am now currently looking...

Mar 1, 2016 9:35 pm

Matt Mitrione officially appeals TKO loss to Travis Browne

Back at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ earlier this year, Matt Mitrione suffered one of the most gruesome eye injuries in the history of combat sports. According to Mitrione, the eye pokes left him unable to see out of the eye, which ultimately resulted in his orbital being cracked from a cross thrown by Browne. While...


Mar 1, 2016 9:28 pm

PHOTO | Daniel Cormier fires back at Jon Jones

Earlier this week Jon Jones took to Instagram to taunt his nemesis, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. The pair are currently scheduled to fight at UFC 197 on April 24th, however the verbal battle started before the two men were ever scheduled to fight at UFC 178 last year. Cormier has since deleted the...

Mar 1, 2016 9:24 pm

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen discusses Conor McGregor’s dominance, and more!

Former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen may currently be retired from MMA, however Sonnen has continued to be an active figure in the MMA world through his podcast, as well as his analyst role with ESPN. Ahead of UFC 196, where Conor McGregor will fight Nate Diaz, and Holly Holm will fight Miesha Tate, Chael...

Mar 1, 2016 9:18 pm

VIDEO | Countdown to UFC 196: Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

We are now just days away from UFC 196 on March 5th. In the main event of the card Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will square off in their highly anticipated grudge match, while in the co-main event Holly Holm will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Miesha Tate. Ahead of the...

Mar 1, 2016 3:35 pm

Conor McGregor on the cover of SI

Conor McGregor will make the cover of Sports Illustrated on Monday February 29th. This will mark the Third time a UFC fighter makes the cover of SI. SI also has a featured video in which Conor talks about the Rafael dos Anjos pulling out of  the the March 5th fight. The Magazine cover should hit...

Mar 1, 2016 3:25 pm

PHOTO | Conor McGregor prepared for ‘guerrilla warfare’

We are now just days away from Conor McGregor’s March 5th welterweight showdown against Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC 196. With the days winding down until the event, the anticipation for the fight is certainly building. In addition, the UFC will hold a press conference on Thursday ahead of the even with...

Mar 1, 2016 3:10 pm

PHOTO | Jon Jones trolls Daniel Cormier on Instagram

We are now officially less than 2 months away from UFC 197, where Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier will square off in their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC light heavyweight championship. Leading up to the fight, the pair’s rivalry has continued to boil as they both have traded verbal jabs over social media. Things...

Mar 1, 2016 2:38 pm

Bas Rutten Picks Conor McGregor to Win, Well sort of.

Nate and Nick Diaz use a high punch rate on their feet to over whelm their opponents usually for the duration of the bout if it doesn’t hit the ground.  Bas Rutten does not think that will be enough to beat the style of Conor McGregor. The former King Of Pancrase and former UFC Champion Rutten...

Mar 1, 2016 1:02 pm

Holly Holm wants a break after UFC 196 for a ‘much needed’ girls trip

It seems like the championship lifestyle is finally catching up with Holly Holm, at least a little bit. The UFC women’s bantamweight champion was told by the former champion Ronda Rousey that she would be much happier in life if she stayed a contender, as the life of a champion has a taxing schedule aside...

Mar 1, 2016 1:00 pm

PROMO | UFC 196: Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz – Anybody, Anytime, Anyplace

We are now just days away from UFC 196, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will finally meet inside the Octagon. The welterweight showdown has the entire MMA community talking, with many wondering how big of an impact Diaz’s reach advantage will have on the fight. With just 4 days left to go until fight...

Mar 1, 2016 12:37 pm

Video: Conor McGregor jets around in his Lamborghini in Beverly Hills spending cash

Check out UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor spending some time off from traiing ahead of his welterweight bout with Nate Diaz scheduled for UFC 196 on March 5th in Las Vegas, Nevada. “The Notorious” is seen jetting around in his Lamborghini with girlfriend Dee Devlin at his side as they go shopping around Beverly Hills....

Mar 1, 2016 12:07 pm

Video: Mayweather Boxing Club makes predictions for Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

The Mayweather Boxing Channel brings you their predictions for the main event at UFC 196 on March 5 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Check out the predictions being made for the welterweight bout between UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor versus Nate Diaz. The 145-pound champion McGregor is going up two weight classes to meet Diaz at...

Mar 1, 2016 11:29 am

Jon Jones says he is set on a more meaningful opponent than Daniel Cormier

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is set to get his belt back. He will have his chance against champion Daniel Cormier at UFC 197 on April 23rd, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jones spoke with MMA Junkie about the upcoming fight with Cormier and how he is feeling with his rival in the light...

Mar 1, 2016 10:15 am

PHOTO | Nate Diaz 8 days out from UFC 196 – How does he look?

Going into UFC 196, there are many questions regarding the main event bout between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. While many are wondering how Conor McGregor will handle fighting an opponent that is taller and has a reach advantage, many are also wondering how Nate Diaz’s cardio will be given that he took the fight...

Mar 1, 2016 10:10 am

Video: Conor McGregor crashes fan’s apartment and blows his mind

Check out this video of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor making a fan’s dream come true. McGregor could see a cardboard cutout of himself on the fan’s Los Angeles apartment balcony and decided to pay him a visit and absolutely blew the excited fan’s mind when he walked in and thanked him for the support....

Mar 1, 2016 10:07 am

Jose Aldo on turning down UFC 196 fight: ‘It’s not cockfighting’

Following Jose Aldo’s UFC 194 KO loss to Conor McGregor, the former champ stated that he wanted a rematch with Conor McGregor regardless of whether or not the UFC featherweight championship was on the line. Aldo began his campaigning for a rematch with McGregor, however UFC President Dana White pointed out that the first time...

Mar 1, 2016 9:53 am

PHOTO | Ronda Rousey putting on weight for fight with Cyborg?

While Ronda Rousey currently has no fight scheduled, a recent photo of Rousey has many wondering if the former champ is putting on weight in hopes of a fight with Cris Cyborg. After Ronda Rousey lost to Holly Holm at UFC 193, talks of a potential superfight with Invicta FC Champion Cris Cyborg quickly died...

Mar 1, 2016 8:53 am

Brock Lesnar offered to help CM Punk train for UFC debut

While we now know that CM Punk will fight Mickey Gall in his UFC debut, we still have yet to find out when the pair will fight. After Gall won his ‘UFC Fight Night 82’ scrap against Mike Jackson last month, it was assumed the pair would fight at UFC 200. Unfortunately, Punk was forced...

Mar 1, 2016 8:41 am

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey refuses to discuss fighting in interview

Mixed martial arts champion #RondaRousey admits suffering serious depression after being knocked out last year https://t.co/9SvnXQ8KjM — 7 News Perth (@7NewsPerth) February 28, 2016 While one would expect Ronda Rousey to discuss her run as UFC women’s bantamweight champion and her future in the UFC in an interview, the former champ apparently doesn’t want to...

Mar 1, 2016 8:33 am

Michael Bisping passes Anderson Silva in UFC rankings

On Saturday in the main event of UFC London, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva went to war for 5 rounds. Ultimately, all 3 judges scored the bout in Bisping’s favor, giving him the unanimous decision win. With that being said, many, including UFC President Dana White, believed that the bout should have been scored in...

Mar 1, 2016 8:21 am

VIDEO | Luke Rockhold hints at light heavyweight run after Daniel Cormier retires?

It’s no secret that teammates Luke Rockhold, Daniel Cormier, and Cain Velasquez are three of the best fighters in the UFC at heavier weight classes. The trio are often seen together at UFC events, cornering one another and also supporting from the crowd. In the video above you can see UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold...

Mar 1, 2016 8:12 am

Frankie Edgar details what it would have taken for him to fight at UFC 196

After Rafael dos Anjos withdrew from UFC 196 with a broken foot, the UFC reportedly went to Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar first to offer them a fill-in slot against Conor McGregor. Unfortunately, Jose Aldo turned the bout down because he wasn’t in shape, and Frankie Edgar turned the bout down because he was injured....

Mar 1, 2016 7:37 am

Team Silva wants commission to review and overturn Bisping’s win

Michael Bisping scored the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career this past Saturday in London, when he defeated former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva via unanimous decision. The fight was very close and many fans thought that “The Spider” should have got the ‘nod’ from the judges when all was said and done. Anderson...