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Jan 12, 2016 6:14 pm

Yoel Romero informed of “potential Anti-Doping Policy violation”

News surfaced late Tuesday afternoon that top ranked UFC middleweight Yoel Romero potentially failed an out of competition drug test. While details at the moment are quite scarce, the UFC released a statement via UFC.com. The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) informed Yoel Romero of a potential Anti-Doping Policy...

Jan 8, 2016 11:46 am

MUST SEE! UFC 195: The Thrill and the Agony (preview)

UFC 195 was an emotional night for many fighters. In the co-main event Stipe Miocic put on a spectacular performance against Andrei Arlovski, which set Miocic up for a title shot. In the main event, Carlos Condit and Robbie Lawler slugged it out over the course of 5 rounds to a controversial decision that saw...

Jan 7, 2016 7:56 am

WATCH! Dana White discusses Lawler vs. Condit rematch & more

This past weekend Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit slugged it out over the course of 5 rounds, and fought to a controversial decision that saw Lawler defend his welterweight championship. Many disagreed with the decision, including UFC President Dana White, who joined the UFC Tonight crew to discuss a potential immediate rematch.

Jan 6, 2016 12:20 am

MEME of the week! Former champion blasts hilarious tweet in honor of Carlos Condit

It was a controversial decision that had a lot of people arguing over who won the fight between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit at UFC 195 over the weekend. The split decision was ultimately given to the defending champion Robbie Lawler by the judges. However, Former WEC lightweight champion Jamie Varner did not agree with...

Jan 5, 2016 10:08 am

WATCH! Daniel Cormier draining 3’s, enjoying time off

[fbvideo link=LINK_TO_FB_VIDEO] " what have I been doing during my time off?………ballin!#dcknowssports #athlete #anythingcompetitive #anytime DC Posted by Daniel Cormier on Monday, January 4, 2016 Daniel Cormier had a very busy 2015. ‘DC’ kicked off 2015 by fighting Jon Jones for the light heavyweight championship in a highly anticipated grudge match which he lost. Following...

Jan 5, 2016 8:22 am

WATCH! Dana White recaps UFC 195

UFC 195 was an action packed night of fights topped off by a controversial decision at the end of a hard fought 5 round battle between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit. Ultimately the judges scored the bout in favor of Lawler, however like many, UFC President Dana White scored the bout in favor of Condit....

Jan 4, 2016 12:10 pm

Robbie Lawler tops UFC 195 payroll with half-million-dollar payout

UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler topped the payouts from UFC 195 with a controversial split decision win over Carlos Condit to retain the championship title. Condit was next on the list where both men put on a performance to set the bar for 2016. UFC 195 officials payouts from the Nevada State Athletic Commission (via...

Jan 2, 2016 10:23 pm

REPLAY! Lawler vs. Condit highlights

In the main event of UFC 195, Robbie Lawler & Carlos Condit fought to a decision that ultimately saw Lawler retain the UFC welterweight championship. The decision was a controversial one in the eyes of many, however as UFC President Dana White always says, “never leave it in the hands of the judges”. Catch the...

Jan 2, 2016 11:48 am

What job would Dana White never want?

UFC President Dana White generally has a pretty thankless job. The UFC President is seldom praised, but is criticized rather quickly when things go wrong with UFC events. However, with that being said there is one job that the UFC President would never want to have; NFL Commissioner. He spoke on The Seth Davis Show:...

Dec 23, 2015 6:14 am

Tim Kennedy forced to turn down Lyoto Machida fight

Last month Tim Kennedy revealed that he would be finally returning to the Octagon. With that being said, Kennedy didn’t give an opponent or date for his return, just that he would be coming back to fight PED users and TRT abusers. Now, according to MMAJunkie Kennedy has been forced to turn down a February...

Dec 19, 2015 8:44 am

Full Fight: Robbie Lawler vs. Josh Koscheck

Ahead of UFC 195, where Robbie Lawler looks to defend his UFC welterweight championship against Carlos Condit, take a look back at Lawler’s 2013 TKO win over Josh Koscheck. The win sparked Lawler’s title run, and put him on a path that lead to a UFC 171 showdown with Johny Hendricks for the vacant UFC...

Dec 16, 2015 4:47 pm

Nate Diaz Taking Out All Dummies Video: Fox 17

The Stockton, CA Gracie Jiu-Jitsu black belt is set to get back in the octagon against Michael “The Menace” Johnson. The fight will go down on FOX 17 this Saturday in the Amway Center Orlando, FL. Nate Diaz like his brother, dedicated their lives to martial arts at a young age and pursued their passions...

Dec 16, 2015 12:57 pm

Tony Ferguson on Champ McGregor Video: Tell that B*tc# to come to 155

Tony Ferguson has been on a mean streak in the UFC’s lightweight division putting in 7 straight as he finished Edson Barboza via (Braba Choke) in the second round of the contest.  In the last 7 years Ferguson’s only loss came by the hands of Michael “The Mencace” Johnson back in 2012. “El Cucuy” is...

Dec 12, 2015 12:35 pm

Nate Diaz 2015 Highlights Video: Johnson vs Diaz FOX 17

It’s been one year and 24 hours since Nate Diaz has stepped into the UFC octagon.  The younger Diaz will be looking to get back into the mix in the stacked lightweight division, regardless if it’s a main event or a three rounder Diaz is as game as they come. Diaz has dropped 3 of...

Dec 8, 2015 9:20 am

Ronda Rousey reveals her decision with the talk of switching camps and coaches

A lot of people were quick to point fingers at Edmond Tarverdyan after Ronda Rousey was knocked out by Holly Holm at UFC 193. A fellow world champion and team have extended an invitation to Rousey to join their camp. Critics and fellow fighters have had their opinions that she had the wrong game plan....

Dec 8, 2015 12:42 am

Manny Pacquiao to announce the last opponent of his career

The date has already been set. April 9, 2016, one of boxing’s greats in Manny Pacquiao will fight for the last time. However, the opponent for Pacquiao’s supposed final fight in the boxing ring remains unknown but is expected to be announced on Friday, according to ESPN’s Dan Rafael. Arum told me Manny's foe will...

Dec 5, 2015 6:31 pm

Frank Mir recalls the time naked UFC & Pride vet beat up critic

We’ve heard some pretty wild stories about fighters getting in altercations outside of the cage, but this story about a UFC and Pride FC veteran beating up a critic in the street while naked has to take the prize. UFC legend Frank Mir spoke on his podcast, which was transcribed by MMAMania to recall the...

Dec 5, 2015 8:30 am

Mayweather breaks world record in Moscow

This past weekend not only did Floyd Mayweather Jr. get a rare indian baby tiger during his time in Moscow, he also broke a world record! A boxing clinic put on by Mayweather broke a world record for number of participants. 791 people participated in the event as 3,000 people watched on. The record was...

Dec 4, 2015 1:32 pm

Tibau provisionally suspended due to ‘potential’ drug test failure

News surfaced early Friday morning that UFC lightweight Gleison Tibau has been provisionally suspended as a result of a ‘potential’ USADA anti-doping policy violation. The UFC broke the news via UFC.com, which included a statement about the potential drug testing failure. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has notified both Gleison Tibau and UFC that he...

Dec 4, 2015 8:01 am

Dana White denies ‘tense moments’ with GSP

There has been much being said lately in regards to what occurred between Georges St. Pierre and the UFC brass after GSP’s controversial UFC 167 title defense against Johny Hendricks. St. Pierre stated that the UFC banned him from attending the post-fight press conference, telling media members that the champ had been transported the hospital...

Dec 1, 2015 9:03 am

UFC denies banning GSP from UFC 167 post-fight press conference

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre recently accused the UFC of banning him from attending the UFC 167 post-fight press conference after his controversial win over Johny Hendricks. In addition, St. Pierre blamed the UFC’s new Reebok deal for potentially being part of the reason he has yet to return to competition. According to...

Nov 27, 2015 9:20 am

REPLAY! TUF 22 Hall vs. Rogers highlights

Earlier this week on TUF 22, Ryan Hall and Saul Rogers fought to a decision in the semi-finals of the show. The decision was a controversial one, with Rogers ultimately getting the majority decision nod for Team Europe. Catch the highlights above!

Nov 26, 2015 10:12 am

GSP compares McGregor to Sonnen

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre was recently a guest on Chael Sonnen’s “You’re Welcome!” podcast. In addition to ‘Rush’ talking about his fallout with the UFC after his controversial win over Johny Hendricks back in 2013, he spoke about Conor McGregor. McGregor will face Aldo at UFC 194, one of the biggest cards...