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Oct 12, 2011 9:06 am

Rashad Giving Machida More Than A Chance Against Jon Jones

“If anybody can give him trouble, I would think it would be Machida, and for a couple of reasons. One reason is Machida’s used to that kind of craftiness and movement because he trains with Anderson Silva, so he’s used to seeing that. That’s where Jon Jones got a lot of his style from is...

Oct 11, 2011 9:16 am

Machida Knows What It Takes To Beat Jon Jones

“It’s hard to say what the perfect style is to stop Jones. I have a lot of trust in my skills against any fighter. I won’t change what people have seen, and I’d rather show them in the Octagon instead of talking about it beforehand. Jones wasn’t my problem until the UFC booked the fight....

Oct 7, 2011 8:45 am

Jon Jones: Rashad Is Ducking The Fight

“Well, Dana White basically needed someone to save 140. I didn’t necessarily want to fight at 140, but because it was Rashad, I said, ‘You know what? I would take the fight in nine weeks.’ I’m already in shape. I already know what I want to do. Rashad, predicting that I would say no, he...

Oct 6, 2011 1:14 pm

STATEMENT FROM "SUGA" RASHAD EVANS REGARDING JONES vs. MACHIDA

Authentic Sports Management (Rashad Evans Management firm) today issued the following statement from “Suga” Rashad Evans regarding the Jones vs. Machida title fight: “After my last fight against Tito Ortiz, I dislocated my right thumb, which required it to be set back in place and held with pins. 24 hours ago, my physician removed the...

Sep 19, 2011 7:03 am

Lil Nog looking for stand up battle with Ortiz

“If I can avoid the ground game and try to knock him out, I will try… I’ll go after him and try the knockout, but if the fight goes to the ground I’ll be ready. I think he’ll try to take me down to work on the ground and pound, but I’ll be ready for...

Sep 9, 2011 9:01 am

Hallman Books Lightweight Bout With John Makdessi

Former welterweight fighter, Dennis Hallman, has made good on his promise to drop a weight class and will now face John Makdessi on the UFC’s Dec 10 fight card. UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. The only main card bouts confirmed for the event...

Feb 11, 2016 8:26 am

Ken Shamrock’s 23-year long quest for revenge

At UFC 1 back on November 12th 1993, Ken Shamrock was submitted by Royce Gracie in the semifinals of the tournament. When the two had their highly anticipated rematch at UFC 5, the fighters continued for over half an hour until the fight was declared a draw. Now, 23 years later Shamrock will get a...

Jan 5, 2016 10:08 am

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

" 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 that he...

Jan 2, 2016 11:40 am

PHOTO | Conor McGregor ’13 Seconds’ beer sold in Dublin

Conor Mcgregor’s 13 second KO win over Jose Aldo last month at UFC 194 was arguably the highlight of an action packed 2015. The win was so impressive that it earned McGregor his own beer in Dublin. 2015 was the year of Conor McGregor. He even has his own beer, inspired by his blink-and-you-miss-it title...

Dec 8, 2015 3:54 pm

Tyson Fury slams McGregor for copying him

At first glance, there isn’t much that Tyson Fury and Conor McGregor have in common. However according to Tyson Fury, McGregor has been copying him for quite some time, and not just when it comes to fighting. He spoke on The MMA Hour: “I am familiar with a man named Conor McGregor. I think he...

Nov 24, 2015 4:51 pm

Holm wouldn’t back down from Cyborg superfight

When Holly Holm defeated Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, many fans hopes for a potential Rousey vs. Cyborg superfight went right out the window. However, with how impressive of a performance Holm put on at UFC 193, many fans began talking about a potential Holm vs. Cyborg superfight. The way Mike Winkeljohn tells it, Holm...

Nov 24, 2015 7:30 am

Mayweather responds to Holly Holm’s claim as the ‘greatest of all time’

An affable relationship seems to be forming between UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and retired boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. The two were seen recently taking pictures together at the NBA game featuring the Warriors and the Clippers. Most recently at the Canelo versus Cotto match that happened over the weekend, Holm had the...

Nov 23, 2015 2:46 pm

Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino eyes next opponent for Invicta 15

Cris “Cyborg” (14-1, 1 NC) is getting set to fight at Invicta FC 15 on Jan. 16 in Costa Mesa, California. Her potential opponent, Cindy Dandois (6-2) was announced by Invicta president Shannon Knapp on the Monday’s MMA Hour. Although Cyborg confirmed that there was no official bout agreement on the weight and opponent, it...

Nov 17, 2015 7:53 am

‘Cyborg’ still wants Rousey after Holm rematch: ‘I think Holm wins again’

At the UFC 193 post-fight press conference UFC President Dana White stated that Holly Holm’s KO win over Ronda Rousey certainly shook up the UFC women’s bantamweight division. In addition, a potential superfight with Cris Cyborg certainly had lost some of its hype. While Rousey has stated that despite the brutal KO loss she will...

Nov 13, 2015 9:50 am

Ronda Rousey beat up her creepy ex-boyfriend, and says it was completely legal

The talk surrounding Ronda Rousey and domestic violence has been a hot topic for the UFC women’s bantamweight champion. With arguments being generated involving Floyd Mayweather Jr., her boyfriend Travis Browne, to her recent book that entails her beating up an ex-boyfriend, domestic violence seems to be a constant buzz around the champ. In her...

Nov 10, 2015 8:56 pm

Kennedy: Belfort deserves to be stricken from MMA history

Tim Kennedy has been quite vocal about his desire to return to the UFC to fight PED users and TRT users. Following Vitor Belfort’s TKO win over Dan Henderson this past Saturday, Kennedy decided to use the opportunity to call out Belfort via Twitter. Now, Kennedy has continued his callouts via Facebook. I am asking...

Nov 6, 2015 8:29 am

Faber: VanZant believes she’s ready for Jedrzejczyk fight

Paige VanZant has been on a tear since entering the UFC. The 21 year old has gone 3-0 inside the Octagon to build an impressive 6-1 professional MMA record. While ’12 Gauge’ may be gearing up for the biggest test of her career next month when she fights Rose Namajunas on December 10th, in her...

Oct 24, 2015 9:52 pm

Dana White Clip of the Day: Shonie Carter knocks out Matt Serra

Carter vs Serra at UFC 31 on May 4, 2001 in Atlantic City, NJ #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/q1mzg3YQjq — Dana White (@danawhite) October 25, 2015 For Saturday’s Dana White Clip Of The Day the UFC President selected a classic clip of Shonie Carter scoring a spinning backfist knockout of Matt Serra at UFC 31.

Oct 24, 2015 4:35 pm

Twitter reacts to Louis Smolka’s submission win over Paddy Holohan

In the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ Louis Smolka walked into hostile territory and defeated Ireland’s own Paddy Holohan in front of his hometown crowd. Twitter immediately went wild afterward, and we have compiled the best reactions for your viewing pleasure. Time for the #UFCDublin Main Event! @PaddyHolohanMMA vs @LastSamuraiUFC LIVE on @UFCFightPass pic.twitter.com/4v7Z6vj2yT —...

Oct 11, 2015 10:51 am

“Cyborg” Barrel Tosses Full Grown Man, Then Smiles — WATCH NOW

After the conclusion of UFC 190 in Brazil, it seemed like the stars were lining up for a Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey to finally meet in the octagon. UFC President Dana White and company had other plans for Rousey, however, and it was revealed Holly Holm would be next in line for...