1299 Search Results for jose aldo

Jul 16, 2015 4:16 pm

Poll: Who You Got?

Conor McGregor returned to action at last weekend’s UFC 189 event, and effectively dismantled Chad Mendes for the UFC’s interim featherweight title. Next up is the fight all fight fans are clamoring for, Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor. Who you got? Who you got? Aldo or McGregor

Jul 13, 2015 4:24 pm

UFC 189 Medical Suspensions: Rory MacDonald Served 6 Month Layoff

“UFC 189” could easily go down as the greatest event in Ultimate Fighting Championship history. Conor McGregor became the new king of the featherweight division while an injured Jose Aldo watched from the sidelines and the co main-event was a contender for “Fight of the Year”. Unfortunately, Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald will pay the...

Jul 13, 2015 2:18 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Conor McGregor Soars into P4P List

“UFC 189” and “The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians” Finale are both in the books and the rankings received a major facelift. Conor McGregor ended an amazing night of fights with a performance that won him the UFC Interim Featherweight Championship. As a result of this, McGregor has hopped above Mendes and Edgar as the #1...

Jul 13, 2015 10:50 am

Wanderlei Silva Asks If UFC 189 Was Fixed and Blasts Dana White

Wanderlei Silva has been watching the drama within the world of mixed martial arts unfold from the sidelines and he doesn’t want to stay quiet any longer. Silva recently released a video that questions the ethics of the UFC and how they handled Jose Aldo’s situation leading in to UFC 189. Then, on the night...

Jul 13, 2015 10:26 am

Edgar Talks Title Fight, McGregor’s Ground Game and More

For the first time in years, the future of the featherweight division is up in the air. A weight class once dominated by Jose Aldo now has another champion in the form of interim-king Conor McGregor. McGregor, bitter that Aldo had to pull out of the fight, believes that the champion is an afterthought and...

Jul 12, 2015 5:26 am

Conor McGregor: I Don’t Feel it when these Featherweights Hit Me

Conor McGregor silenced the doubters last night at UFC 189 when he defeated top-ranked Chad Mendes for the Interim UFC Featherweight Championship. Fans and experts believed Mendes had what it took to take the fight to the ground and win it there, but McGregor repeatedly made it back to his feet where the fans were...

Jul 12, 2015 4:49 am

UFC 189 Draws Over 15,000 Fans, Sets Record with $7.2 Million Live Gate

Conor McGregor cemented his place in UFC history during the main-event of Saturday’s “UFC 189” when he defeated Chad Mendes for the Interim UFC Featherweight Championship. The fight, originally scheduled to be Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor, took place in front of 16,019 screaming fans at the MGM Grand Garden Arena for a live gate...

Jul 12, 2015 1:00 am

WATCH! 4 Horsemen of Ireland Get Insane UFC 189 Welcome

Neil Seery, Cathal Pendred, Gunnar Nelson, and Conor McGregor received a ridiculous ovation from the Irish faithful in Las Vegas for UFC 189 before their fights took place. Will McGregor have more fans in Las Vegas when he fights Jose Aldo? Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 10, 2015 7:06 am

Dana White: ‘UFC 189 Is Bigger Than UFC 100’

“He was medically cleared, but he decided to not fight. He stood to make a lot of money in this fight. The bigger issue was making weight. You lose a fighter like Jose Aldo and put Mendes in and we added to the gate. This fight is breaking every record, pre-buys on PPV, traffic on...

Jul 8, 2015 12:59 am

Conor McGregor’s Special Message: ‘Kiss My A**!’

‘Conor McGregor joins America’s Pregame to discuss Jose Aldo pulling out of UFC 189, his response to Chad Mendes, his weight and more.’ Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 7, 2015 4:40 pm

RECORD BREAKING! White Says UFC 189 Is The Biggest Gate In U.S. History

UFC president Dana White had big expectations for UFC 189 and even with Jose Aldo dropping out, it looks like those expectations are still being reached. On The Jim Rome Show, White revealed that after it was announced Aldo was out and Mendes was win, more tickets were sold. “What’s crazy is, that fight [Aldo-McGregor]...

Jul 7, 2015 10:49 am

Another UFC Featherweight Pulls Out With Rib Injury

UFC featherweight Doo Ho Choi suffered a similar fate to that of champion Jose Aldo. Choi was forced to pull out of his scheduled fight with Sam Sicilia on July 15 because of a rib injury. Choi can be seen in this picture below, apparently going through a medical procedure. That does not look enjoyable. Check...

Jul 6, 2015 11:12 am

Urijah Faber Has Fun with Conor McGregor Trash Talk

Team Alpha Male’s Chad Mendes will be stepping into the octagon to replace UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo at “UFC 189”. Conor McGregor started his trash-talking of Mendes right off the bat, as expected, and Mendes has dished out his fair share of it as well. Now, Mendes’ teammate Urijah Faber is getting in on...

Jul 6, 2015 11:03 am

This Weekend’s “UFC 189” Finalized with 11 Fights

After way too many card changes, this Saturday’s “UFC 189” lineup is complete with eleven total fights taking place. Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes will be fighting in the main-event for the interim UFC Featherweight Championship after Jose Aldo was forced to pull out due to a rib injury. Robbie Lawler will make his first...

Jul 5, 2015 7:05 pm

Mendes Believes Wrestling Is Key to Victory at UFC 189 against McGregor

Chad Mendes has been preparing for this moment his entire life. He has failed twice at securing gold at the expense of Jose Aldo; Aldo had bested once by decision and once by knockout. At “UFC 189”, Mendes will have the opportunity to shut down Aldo’s rival to secure another shot at dethroning “King” Jose...

Jul 5, 2015 2:09 pm

Dana White Expects UFC 189 to Set U.S. Gate Record with $7 Million

Jose Aldo may be off the biggest event of the summer, but UFC President Dana White still expects “UFC 189” to demolish the company gate record with $7 million in ticket sales. Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes have already done a fantastic job at selling the card’s new main event. The two featherweights are set...

Jul 5, 2015 6:48 am

Coach: Mendes Finishes ‘Court Jester’ McGregor in Round 2

Chad Mendes wasn’t chosen to be Conor McGregor’s opponent at “UFC 189” by chance; UFC brass believes this is the best matchup for the new main-event and think that Mendes has earned another shot at UFC gold. Mendes’ jiu-jitsu coach Fabio Prado believes the UFC made the right choice and has so much confidence in...

Jul 5, 2015 6:35 am

Edgar: Interim Title Fight Is Just A No. 1 Contenders Bout

Earlier in June, was news broke that Jose Aldo suffered a rib injury and was possibly going to be pulled from the “UFC 189” main-event. It didn’t take long for fighters to throw their name in the mix and get a big payday for fighting McGregor on July 11th. In reality, if anybody was going...

Jul 5, 2015 6:22 am

Pederneiras: Several Fighters Will Move Up in Weight with IV Ban

Weight classes across the board in the Ultimate Fighting Championship could be seeing makeovers now that the weight-cut process has changed. Earlier in June, USADA informed fighters that they will no longer be able to rehydrate with IV bags after weigh ins. While UFC fighters and personalities like Joe Rogan have voiced their disgust with...

Jul 2, 2015 12:52 pm


Conor McGregor will fight Chad Mendes for the UFC interim featherweight title at UFC 189. This comes after champ Jose Aldo pulled out due to his rib injury. Aldo has pulled out of five scheduled title defenses with injuries and the UFC decided this time to make an interim title. According to McGregor, Aldo should...

Jul 2, 2015 12:08 pm

New UFC 189 McGregor vs. Mendes Poster Released

The UFC has had to make some last second arrangements because of featherweight champion Jose Aldo pulling out just two weeks away. They have Chad Mendes to fill in and fight Conor McGregor for the interim title, but the promotion has already dumped a bunch of money into hyping up Aldo vs. McGregor. Now, with...

Jul 2, 2015 11:57 am

Dana White Expecting Record Breaking $7 Mill Gate For UFC 189

“We’re adding seats and when we do, they fly right out the door. We’ve barely had any refunds and the ones we’ve had, as soon as we’ve gotten the tickets and put them back in the system, they’re scooped right up.” UFC president Dana White isn’t sweating the loss of Jose Aldo. He told Yahoo...

Jul 2, 2015 10:21 am

Ireland’s Sinead O’Connor To Sing McGregor Out To UFC 189 Title Fight

Looks like UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has a very special walk-out planned for UFC 189. According to singer Sinead O’Connor’s Facebook, she will be singing during the Irish fighters walk to the cage. In the comments of the post she revealed that she will be singing the song ‘The Foggy Dew’. McGregor is now set...

Jul 2, 2015 9:11 am

BEEF! Chad Mendes: ‘Conor an All-Bark Chihuahua’

Top ranked UFC featherweight Chad Mendes isn’t concerned with what Conor McGregor has to say. Mendes, while on ep. 1 of UFC 189 Embedded, said that McGregor’s antics and trash talk won’t effect him at all. He thinks McGregor is just all talk and won’t be an issue. “Conor is like a chihuahua, he’s all...

Jul 2, 2015 8:49 am

#TBT — Watch McGregor-Mendes’ War Of Words From 2014

Back when Chad Mendes was getting ready to fight Jose Aldo for the second time, he went at it with Conor McGregor during this live sports show. Check it out! Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 2, 2015 8:28 am

McGregor: ‘If I’m here the Irish show up!’

UFC featherweight might not be fighting champion Jose Aldo at UFC 189, but he’s still fighting and if he fights, the Irish will come. That’s what he said at lest. McGregor, during the UFC 189 media conference call, talked about just how many of his countrymen would be entering the arena in two weeks. “The...

Jul 2, 2015 4:29 am

UFC 189: ‘McGregor vs. Mendes’ Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 1

‘On Episode 1 of UFC 189 Embedded, the sport’s biggest stars converge in New York City, including featherweight contender Conor McGregor, welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and his opponent Rory MacDonald. After two days of UFC Fight Kit photo shoots, the sport’s champions, executives and media turn out for a massive Reebok launch. And there’s more...

Jul 1, 2015 12:28 pm


UFC featherweight Chad Mendes was informed yesterday that he will be stepping in for Jose Aldo and fighting Conor McGregor at UFC 189, for the interim title. Mendes talked to FOX Sports about fighting the Irishmen in two weeks. “I’ve got two weeks to get as sharp as I can. I live a healthy lifestyle...

Jul 1, 2015 10:28 am

UFC 189 Odds — McGregor Still Betting Favorite, Mendes In As Underdog

The name on the other side of the poster is different, but the odds are still in Conor McGregor’s favor. After Jose Aldo was reported to have a rib injury, the betting lines shifted and made McGregor the favorite. Now, Aldo is officially out, and McGregor will battle #1 contender Chad Mendes. Still, the odds...