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Mar 20, 2015 10:46 am

Dana White Confirms Ronda Rousey vs Bether Correia As UFC 190 Headliner

Rio’s HSBC Arena will play host to a Ronda Rousey vs. Bethe Correia title fight. UFC President Dana White announced the news at today’s Aldo vs. McGregor press-conference. The UFC bantamweight scrap is set to take place on August 1st. The fight will serve as the UFC 190 main event. Both females bring in undefeated records...

Mar 18, 2015 11:55 pm

UFC Champ dos Anjos Out 3 Months With Fractured Nose, Torn MCL

Fight fans will have to wait awhile for the new UFC champ to return to action. Rafael dos Anjos will need to heal up before he can return to training. The champ will undergo surgery for a fractured nose, and rehab a partially torn MCL for three-months. UFC Tonight confirmed the news on Wednesday night’s...

Mar 18, 2015 9:10 am

Carlos Condit vs. Thiago Alves to headline UFC Fight Night 67 in Brazil

A welterweight bout between former UFC interim title holder Carlos Condit and former UFC title challenger Thiago Alves will headline May’s ‘UFC Fight Night 67’ event in Brazil. MMAFighting.com was first to announce the news. Carlos Condit (29-8 MMA) has been out of action since March of 2014, this due to a knee injury which...

Mar 16, 2015 12:27 pm

Cyborg Already Signed To The UFC?

  The breaking news came in the truckloads on the most recent episode of Stud Show Radio. Co-host Justin Buchholz came ready and dropped three huge pieces of MMA news. One of the stories Buchholz talked about had to do with the rivalry between Ronda Rousey and Cristiane Cyborg. Read on because this is some...

Mar 16, 2015 11:45 am

Report: UFC Books “Shogun vs. Lil Nog” Bout

Who’s ready for some breaking news? On Thursdays episode of Stud Show Radio co-host Justin Buchholz announced that he had several big news stories to talk about. First up, according to a source, Shogun Rua and Antonio Rogerio Noguiera aka Little Nog have signed a contract to fight each other. Buchholz couldn’t provide any more...

Mar 6, 2015 11:40 am

Watson Breaks His Silence, Clears Up Rumors On UFC Departure

  Things happened, and I have always always respected my name my work my work ethics my presence. I’ve always respected what I do and how I do it, because that’s what we do baby. And more than that I’ve always respected the athletes. … I’ll start by saying that Dana White, the Fertittas… always...

Mar 4, 2015 8:32 am

Melbourne Adopts Cage, UFC Debut Set

The UFC today applauded the State of Victoria Labor Government for executing a ministerial directive designed to increase safety within the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA) by allowing the sport to be conducted in a much safer fenced-in enclosure. The directive was announced this morning at a press conference held by The Honourable John...

Feb 25, 2015 3:31 pm

Fedor Breaks His Silence! White To Blame For Failed UFC Negotiations

Fedor Emelianenko is widely considered to be one of the greatest fighters of all time, and one of the few men the UFC was never able to sign. There has been much talk and speculation since ‘The Last Emperor’s’ retirement as to why he and the UFC were never able to reach an agreement, however,...

Feb 23, 2015 8:21 pm

UFC Vet Explains Why He Beat Up A Troll At His Gym

We’ve all heard the phrase ‘keyboard warrior’, however when troll Patrick Martin repeatedly harassed UFC veteran Josh Neer on his Facebook profile, calling Neer out, and threatening to send Neer to the hospital if he chose to accept the challenge, Neer decided to actually invite the troll to his gym after weeks of harassment. Neer...

Feb 23, 2015 4:21 pm

Melendez vs. Alvarez Set For UFC 188 Co-Main Event

UFC 188 has received a huge fight that has all the makings to potentially be a ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate. Gilbert Melendez vs. Eddie Alvarez has been set for the co-main event slot for the event, behind Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum, which will be the main event on the UFC 188 card. Indiscutido...

Feb 22, 2015 9:39 pm

Velasquez vs. Werdum Set For UFC 188 In Mexico

The highly anticipated title-unification bout between UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, and interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum, has been set for UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13th. Televisa Deportes broke the news, which was later confirmed by UFC. Velasquez hasn’t been in the Octagon since September of 2013, when he picked up a...

Feb 21, 2015 2:47 pm

Hall Calls Philippou a ‘B*tch’, Challenges Him to Fight at UFC 187

Uriah Hall is making it clear his sights are still set on Costa Philippou by calling him out and challenging him to a bout at UFC 187 on Twitter. @arielhelwani you want some news @Philippou185UFC stop being a bitch lets do this in Vegas #ufc187 — U R I A H H A L L...

Feb 20, 2015 10:33 am

GSP Reacts To Rory MacDonald’s UFC Title Shot

Earlier this week the UFC announced Rory MacDonald as the next title challenger to welterweight champion Robbie Lawler. The significance of the bout, at least for MacDonald, is huge. The Canadian star has a chance to recapture the welterweight world championship recently held by his mentor, and training partner, Georges St-Pierre. GSP took to twitter...

Feb 20, 2015 9:23 am

Finalized! March’s UFC 185 Fight Card Is Set

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis will put his belt on the line next month in Dallas, when he faces off with number one contender Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 185. In addition to the highly anticipated lightweight fight, UFC 185 will also feature a strawweight title fight between champion Carla Esparza and challenger Joanna Jedrzejczyk....

Feb 18, 2015 9:29 am

Report: Brock Lesnar Passing On UFC Deal Due To Concussion Concerns

Rumors have been circulating for month’s that Brock Lesnar is UFC bound. The former UFC heavyweight champion is serving out the last stint on his WWE contract, but now, according to reports, his reentry to combat may not come. Jim Ross breaks it down: “Sources are saying that it looks more promising that Brock Lesnar...

Feb 17, 2015 11:47 am

Chuck Liddell Defends The UFC On ‘Sports Court’

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com UFC legend Chuck Liddell took to FOX’s Sports Court to defend the UFC’s stance against Performance Enhancing Drugs. Did he do a good job?

Feb 16, 2015 9:30 pm

Report: Hunt vs. Miocic Targeted For “UFC FN 65”

It appears that the UFC’s first trip to Australia will play host to a heavyweight collision between heavy hitters Mark Hunt, and Stipe Miocic. The card will be “UFC Fight Night 65”, and it will go down on May 9th in the United States, however given the time difference, it will be May 10th in...

Feb 14, 2015 4:05 am

UFC Holding Special Press Conference To Address Recent Drug Test Failings

After a tiring few months of failed drug test, UFC President Dana White and company CEO Lorenzo Fertitta will address the News Media on Wednesday to discuss the recent “PED Epidemic” in their company. Several fighters over the course of the sport’s history have failed drug tests. However, this year alone, the UFC’s two biggest...

Feb 12, 2015 11:40 am

UFC “Cautiously Optimistic” That MMA Will Hit New York In 2015

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta believes that 2015 may indeed be the year MMA gets legalized in the State of New York. “Speaker Heastie has long been a sponsor and strong supporter of the bill to have New York join the 49 other states that legalize and regulate MMA,” Lorenzo said in a statement to Channel...

Feb 12, 2015 10:55 am

Romero vs. ‘Jacare’ Rebooked For UFC on FOX 15 Co-main Event

A key middleweight bout featuring Yoel Romero taking on ‘Jacare’ Souza has been re-booked and will now serve as the co-main event for April’s UFC on FOX 15 event. Ariel Helwani reported the news on Wednesday night’s edition of “UFC Tonight” on FOX Sports 1. Former Strikeforce middleweight title holder Ronaldo Souza is currently riding...