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Jun 16, 2015 8:13 am

Paige VanZant’s Got Mad Love For ‘No Love’

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant is on the cusp of greatness. She’s a fan favorite who goes out there and leaves it all in the cage. She’s also one of the UFC’s faces of Reebok and catches the fans attention with her looks as well as her fighting. Needless to say, she’s a star in the...

Jun 16, 2015 6:42 am

Alvarez Slams Nate Diaz: ‘F*ck You! You’re F*cking Next!’

“Look, Nick and Nate, we’ve been pretty cool. I’ve seen them at other promotions. We crossed paths at DREAM before, Nick saw my nose bleeding and offered me some medicine to help out. They always seem like super respectful, nice dudes. Even Nate, I am cool with him. But, when I went there to Mexico,...

Jun 15, 2015 8:20 pm

Mark Hunt on His Next Fight: ‘I Don’t Deserve to Headline’

The last time Mark Hunt stepped into the octagon, he took a serious beating at the hands of top-contender Stipe Miocic. Despite the beatdown, fans still cheered Hunt back to his feet and cheered him on as he tried to fight back at the start of every round. Needless to say, Hunt has always been...

Jun 15, 2015 9:51 am

Saint Preux: ‘Loss to Bader Actually Helped Me Out’

In his octagon debut, Ovince Saint Preux was riding a wave of momentum very few other fighters could lay claim to. He had been one of the faces of Strikeforce in their dying days and before a tough decision loss to Gegard Mousasi, he possessed an eight fight win-streak. Saint Preux went 4-0 inside the...


Jun 13, 2015 8:21 am

Former UFC Fighter Can’t Afford To Pay Traffic Ticket, Goes To Jail

A former UFC fighter and TUF cast member decided to go to jail because he could afford to pay for his traffic ticket. Bubba McDaniel is having a hard time finding fights outside of UFC and isn’t making the money he needs. The fighter was recently given a traffic ticket for not wearing his seatbelt....

Jun 13, 2015 7:11 am

UFC Will Return To Mexico Later This Year

The UFC is in Mexico for tonights UFC 188, marking the second trip there for the promotion, and already they have plans on returning later this year. The UFC announced that it will again put on an event in Mexico later this year in November. The event will be held in Monterrey on Nov. 21...

Jun 12, 2015 5:01 pm

Court McGee Looking To “Kickstart” Web Based Drug Recovery App

‘Make Addiction Recovery more accessible through a web-based Recovery App & Raise Awareness of Substance Abuse at the youth level.’ That’s the goal of UFC fighter and TUF winner Court McGee’s kickstarter. McGee’s past with alcohol and drug use was revealed on TUF. At one point McGee overdosed on a mixture of alcohol and drugs...

Jun 12, 2015 12:18 pm

Cain Velasquez: ‘I Don’t Need To Talk, I’ll Show Werdum What I Can Do’

UFC heavyweight champion of the world Cain Velasquez is ready to go to war against the interim champion Fabricio Werdum, this Saturday in Mexico City. The AKA fighter talked to our own Layzie The Savage about the fight itself and what threats his Brazilian opponent possess . Do I think [Fabricio Werdum] is the most dangerous...

Jun 12, 2015 8:54 am

BATTLE OF THE STEROIDS! Rawlings Calls Out Fellow Females For PEDS

UFC strawweight Bec Rawlings isn’t the type to censor her comments, such is the case with one of her recent tweets. The TUF alum made a comment about the newly announced fight between former WSOF champ Jessica Aguilar and Claudia Gadelha, saying that it will be the battle of who has the better anabolic cocktail....

Jun 11, 2015 1:09 pm

Truth! Steven Seagal’s Self-Written Script Made Him Cry When He Read It

“Master” Seagal will go down in history as one of the most mysterious figures of our sport. While it’s clear that pioneers like Bruce Lee and Royce Gracie paved the way for modern day fighters, Steven Seagal still claims to have an impact on the sport. His track record speaks for itself; He has taught...

Jun 11, 2015 9:08 am

You Lift Bro? VanZant Does

Paige VanZant fights in the UFC’s strawweight division (115 lbs.) but she’s looking jacked in this picture of her training. The Team Alpha Male fighter posted this picture on her Instagram with the caption: “Gettin shredddddid;) lol” In a perfect world that works on real logic, who would you like to see VanZant fight next?...

Jun 10, 2015 1:31 pm

Top UFC Female Leslie Smith Grateful For UFC Pay, But Hurt By Reebok Deal

Toward the end of 2014, the UFC claimed they made a monumental deal for the development of mixed martial arts when they struck an exclusive sponsorship deal with athletic company Reebok. The partnership would lead to Reebok being represented by every fighter on the roster on their way to, and inside of the octagon. Gone...

Jun 10, 2015 12:45 pm

VanZant Spends Reebok Money On A New Whip

UFC starlet Paige VanZant is having fun spending that Reebok money. The UFC strawweight is one of a few UFC fighters who have signed a special deal with the shoe and apparel brand, a decision that brought a lot of controversy with it. VanZant is not the champion of her division and when she signed...

Jun 10, 2015 12:35 pm

Schaub: ‘Fighting No Longer Makes Financial Sense For Me Under Reebok Deal’

UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub isn’t sure if he will fight in the UFC again. The TUF alum says that because of the new Reebok deal, where he would only make 10K, he doesn’t see the benefit in fighting anymore, since he has so many other things going on outside of the cage. Here’s what he...

Jun 10, 2015 3:59 am

Ben Rothwell Goes Full Evil With His Cat

Looks like we haven’t seen the last of whatever that strange speech was that UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell delivered after defeating Matt Mitrione. Here’s a quick refresher: Umm, so this happened! #UFCNOLA https://t.co/fAjD4z7rqW — UFC (@ufc) June 7, 2015 Rothwell said he did it to make some noise and to get people to pay attention...

Jun 9, 2015 1:17 pm

After Toying With Free-Agency, Mendes Inks New 8 Fight UFC Deal

Top UFC featherweight Chad ‘Money’ Mendes recently inked a new eight fight deal with the UFC and he’s extremely happy with it. The Team Alpha Male fighter mentioned to FOX Sports that he was open to checking out free agency after his final fight on his old contract, just to see what he could get,...

Jun 9, 2015 8:11 am

Uriah Hall Takes Short Notice Fight, Meets Krzysztof Jotko In 11 Days

Flashy striker Uriah Hall will step back into action at UFC Fight Night 69. Hall, who fought on May 23 at UFC 187 and loss a split decision to Rafael Natal, has accepted a short notice fight to replace an injured Derek Brunson and will take on Krzysztof Jotko in 11 days. UFC Fight Night...

Jun 8, 2015 6:38 pm

Alvarez Gives Warning to Melendez: ‘You’re In for a Rude Awakening’

Former Bellator Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez will be making his return to the octagon this weekend at UFC 188. Former Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez will be standing in the corner opposite of Alvarez and the lightweight contest is one fans have wanted to see since they ruled their respective promotions. Alvarez lost his UFC debut...

Jun 8, 2015 12:11 pm

Chad Mendes – ‘UFC Made It Clear They Didn’t Want to Lose Me’

Chad Mendes may be one of the UFC’s most valuable assets in the featherweight division. Other than his two championship fights with Jose Aldo, “Money” hasn’t lost a fight with a record of 17-2. He is one of the few featherweights that consistently puts on entertaining fights and could make for an interesting matchup against...

Jun 8, 2015 8:05 am

Velasquez: ‘Werdum Isn’t the Real Champ, I’m Not Afraid of His Game’

Cain Velasquez has not stepped into the octagon since his last championship defense against Junior dos Santos at UFC 166 in October 2013. The heavyweight champion will make his long awaited return at UFC 188 this weekend when he clashes with interim champion Fabricio Werdum in Mexico City, Mexico. Werdum has barely shown any weaknesses...

Jun 7, 2015 9:12 am

Twitter Reacts to Hendo’s 1st Round KO Win Over Boetsch

Dan Henderson may be 44 years old, but he can still pack one hell of a punch! Hendo stepped into the octagon last night as the underdog against Tim Boetsch and was able to prove the bookies wrong after a 28 second knockout victory. Check out what UFC fighters had to say about Henderson’s 1st...

Jun 6, 2015 11:08 pm

Brian Ebersole retires following his UFC FN 68 loss to Omari Akhmedov

Following his TKO loss to Omari Akhmedov at tonight’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans, mixed martial arts veteran Brian Ebersole announced his retirement from the sport. Ebersole competed in an incredible 70 bouts during his MMA career, earning 51 victories to his credit. Brian fought in many different weight classes, including lightweight...

Jun 6, 2015 8:59 am

Mike ‘Quick’ Swick Verbally KO’s Alex Garcia

Mike Swick is preparing to make his return to the octagon after a long hiatus. The TUF alum and UFC vet will face off against Alex Garcia at UFC 189, but before that it looks like things are already heating up between the two. Garcia sent out a tweet to Swick telling him he was...

Jun 5, 2015 2:40 pm

Undefeated! Drakkar Klose, Staying Grounded In One Of MMA’s ‘Super Camps’

  On Saturday June 6th Undefeated lightweight Drakkar Klose steps into the ring for the Rage in the Cage 178 event. I was able to conduct a phone interview with the promising MMA LAB fighter. A former high school and collegiate wrestler Klose hopes to make a big impact this weekend and continue his climb...

Jun 5, 2015 12:34 am

PVZ Hits Instagram Heavy!

UFC’s rising star Paige VanZant is always on top of her Instagram game! Check out a few of her most recent post!! Here we go!!! New Orleans better watch out. Two alpha females coming your way! @cynthia.calvillo A photo posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Jun 4, 2015 at 1:45pm PDT Good morning working out...

Jun 4, 2015 4:00 am

Paige VanZant Enjoying Life In The Sun!

The UFC strawweight seems to be enjoying her time out of the octagon. Paige VanZant is on a nice streak in the octagon and her star power seems to be growing substantially. Always active on social media, VanZant has shared a lot of pictures of what seems to be her enjoying life as a growing...