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Jan 15, 2016 5:22 pm

Aldo’s coach says UFC blocked Aldo vs. Pettis fight

While UFC President Dana White is on board with Conor McGregor’s plan to move up to lightweight and fight Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship in order to simultaneously hold the UFC featherweight and lightweight championship belts, Jose Aldo’s coach thinks McGregor should vacate the featherweight strap. McGregor will fight Rafael dos Anjos...

Jan 15, 2016 5:16 pm

Diego Brandao fails post-fight drug test after UFC 195

UFC 195 was a rough enough night for Diego Brandao to begin with. The featherweight appeared to be closing in on what would have surely been a decision victory over Brian Ortega, however a late third round submission from Ortega had Brandao tapping out. Friday evening news broke that Brandao had failed a post-fight drug...

Jan 15, 2016 12:01 pm

Andre Pederneiras reveals bias with UFC with regard to Jose Aldo

On March 5, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will get a chance to make history at UFC 197. McGregor could become the first fighter in UFC history to hold two different weight class championship belts simultaneously, if he beats lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. Andre Pederneiras, coach of former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo revealed...

Jan 15, 2016 8:30 am

Cyborg empathizes with Rousey over post-UFC 193 criticism

Following Holly Holm’s spectacularly brutal KO win over Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, many fans were quick to turn on Rousey. It was nearly impossible to go on social media without seeing a meme of Rousey posted somewhere. The criticism has been so bad that Rousey’s nemesis Cris Cyborg even feels bad for how the...

Jan 15, 2016 8:16 am

WATCH! Top 5 ‘UFC Boston’ Media Day moments

Ahead of ‘UFC Fight Night” Boston’ on Sunday, take a look at some of the best Media Day moments! The event will be headlined by a highly anticipated bantamweight showdown between Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw, as Cruz looks to reclaim his bantamweight championship. In the co-main event Anthony Pettis will look to get back...

Jan 15, 2016 7:46 am

Dana White discusses who the biggest UFC star is

Ronda Rousey has managed to stay away from the public eye for the most part since her brutal UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm. Aside from it being revealed that she would be hosting Saturday Night Live, Rousey hasn’t made many public appearances. Since her loss to Holm, Conor McGregor KO’d Jose Aldo in...

Jan 14, 2016 12:59 pm

Wanderlei Silva apologizes for accusing UFC of fixing fights

Wanderlei Silva has continued to make waves in the MMA world despite receiving a lifetime ban from the NSAC back in 2014. While Silva is currently in the process of having a re-hearing, he likely is trying to earn himself some brownie points by retracting his statement that the UFC fixes fights. Silva took to...

Jan 14, 2016 10:39 am

UFC VP confirms Vitor Belfort turned down Anderson Silva fight, and for good reason

The UFC offered veteran Vitor Belfort the opportuntiy to avenge his loss to Anderson Silva for Silva’s return fight after being suspended for testing positive for banned substances. Michael Bisping had gone on record to say that Belfort was offered the fight first, but said Belfort turned it down. It appears that was the case,...

Jan 14, 2016 9:08 am

WATCH! EA Sports UFC 2 gameplay breakdown

The anticipation for EA Sports UFC 2 is building as we get closer and closer to the March release date. Earlier this month EA Sports released the first official trailer for the game, which left fans chomping at the bit for more footage of the game. EA Sports delivered with this all new gameplay footage...

Jan 13, 2016 5:30 pm

What in the world is going on with the UFC middleweight division?

If there was a better time for a middleweight in the UFC to have a break-through year to get into the top five, this would be it. The middleweight top 10 is a brutal bunch of battled-tested warriors. Who from the bottom half of the division will rise to the ranks and take a crack...

Jan 13, 2016 5:28 pm

Mickey Gall gets fight with CM Punk with win at UFC 196

We’re getting closer and closer to an official date and opponent for CM Punk’s first UFC fight. On the last episode of UFC President Dana White’s ‘Looking For A Fight’ series, he discovered Mickey Gall, who was chomping at the bit to fight Punk. Now, during an appearance on ‘Off The Record’ White revealed that...

Jan 12, 2016 6:21 pm

White: UFC 200 would be “cutting it too close” for Rousey

While fight fans have been hopeful that we would get to see a Holly Holm vs. Ronda Rousey rematch at UFC 200, it appears the odds have decreased significantly with this recent bit of information. It’s no secret that Rousey planned to film several movies before returning to the Octagon, however UFC President Dana White...

Jan 12, 2016 8:10 am

CM Punk fires back at critics for EA Sports UFC rating

It was revealed recently that CM Punk would be in the EA Sports UFC 2 video game, despite not having fought for the promotion or competing in an MMA fight. In addition, it was revealed that Punk’s rating in the game is 85/100. Of course, critics were outraged that Punk received a rating similar to...

Jan 12, 2016 7:39 am

CM Punk’s overall rating for EA Sports UFC 2 revealed

Since EA Sports UFC 2 was confirmed to be releasing in March, there has been much speculation as to whether or not CM Punk would be in the game. Punk is in fact signed with the UFC, however given that he has yet to have a fight under the UFC banner, or any other banner...

Jan 11, 2016 10:55 am

Muhammed Lawal Interview Video: I will never be a UFC fighter

Muhammed Lawal had a “King Mo” type of year winning all five of his contests, two by KO and three via unanimous decision. Lawal (19-4-1 MMA) is coming off his KO victory at Rizin FF Heavyweight Grand Prix finals.   The first round knockout concluded “King Mo’s” year, check out the quote below. Lawal spoke...

Jan 11, 2016 10:35 am

McGregor and dos Anjos camps hint that UFC 197 bout is not happening

Big news was recently being circulated in the media as UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was in talks to be fighting UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. The UFC never made an official announcement for the bout that is expected to take place at UFC 197. Now, it looks like the fight between the two...