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Jan 1, 2016 5:06 pm

Cerrone moves up to welterweight, books first fight

While Donald Cerrone and Michael Johnson were prepared to fight one another after they both lost their last fights, Cerrone has officially moved up to welterweight, and booked his first fight. He will fight Tim Means on February 21st in the main event of UFC Fight Night Pittsburgh according to ESPN. While Cerrone wasn’t sure...

Jan 1, 2016 3:43 pm

Details on Fedor’s next fight announced

On New Year’s Eve MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko made his successful return to MMA under the Rizin FF banner as he defeated Jaideep Singh. The MMA world immediately began discussing how ‘Fedor’s back!’ And while we speculated that his next fight could be under the Bellator MMA banner, it was announced today that the fight...

Jan 1, 2016 3:36 pm

Pacquiao will postpone retirement for Mayweather rematch

While Manny Pacquiao may have lost his first fight with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather, that hasn’t stopped him from wanting to get a rematch with ‘Money’. There’s been much speculation as to who Pacquiao’s next opponent would be given that his retirement is on the horizon, however on New Years Eve it was revealed that...

Jan 1, 2016 12:39 pm

Firas Zahabi on Georges St-Pierre: ‘He gets excited about the idea of fighting again’

The talk of former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre getting back to fighting in the UFC has been very polarized. From St-Pierre himself saying he was “starting to get the feeling” of getting back to fighting, to UFC President Dana White saying St-Pierre was absolutely done, speculation continues on whether or not “Rush” will ever...

Jan 1, 2016 11:49 am

ONE Championship CEO Victor Cui: ‘All our athletes will move up a weight class’

With ONE Championship’s new weigh-in system set to take place in 2016, the weight class the fighters have been competing in will be taking a big change. Victor Cui, CEO of the promotion recently appeared on Fox Sports Asia to address the changes that could have a dramatic effect on the landscape of MMA. From...

Jan 1, 2016 8:55 am

Brian Stann breaks down keys to victory for Lawler & Condit

Tomorrow night UFC 195 goes down from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. In the main event Robbie Lawler will look to defend his UFC welterweight championship once again as he faces former interim UFC welterweight champion Carlos Condit. Ahead of the highly anticipated scrap, Fox Sports commentator, and former UFC fighter, Brian...

Jan 1, 2016 8:41 am

LOL! Jon Jones taunts DC in Instagram video

While Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier currently don’t have a date for their rematch for the UFC light heavyweight title, that hasn’t stopped the pair from lobbing insults back and forth over the course of the last few months. In this video that was posted to Jones’ private Instagram account, but then shared on Streamable,...

Jan 1, 2016 8:31 am

PHOTO | Octagon girl Jhenny Andrade celebrates New Year’s with soccer superstar

While nearly everyone was out last night celebrating New Year’s Eve, UFC Octagon girl Jhenny Andrade rang in the new year in good company. Andrade posted a photo to her Instagram showing herself alongside Barcelona soccer superstar Neymar, calling herself and the star barbie and ken. Check out the photo below! Barbie e Ken @neymarjr...

Jan 1, 2016 8:30 am

WATCH! Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit’s collision course to UFC 195

Check out the road to UFC 195 featuring UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and contender Carlos Condit. The video entails both fighter’s history leading up to how they became matched up for the UFC welterweight championship on Jan. 2. Who are you picking to take home the belt on Saturday? Let us know who you...

Jan 1, 2016 8:24 am

LIVE! UFC 195 official weigh-ins at 4 p.m. PST

Following the live Q&A with top ranked women’s strawweight Rose Namajunas, and top ranked lightweight Michael Chiesa, the fighters of UFC 195 will hit the scales in preparation for their bouts tomorrow night. In the main event Robbie Lawler will look to defend his UFC welterweight championship against Carlos Condit, while in the co-main event...

Jan 1, 2016 8:20 am

LIVE! Q&A with Rose Namajunas & Michael Chiesa at 2 p.m. PST

Prior to the fighters of UFC 195 hitting the scales toady in preparation for their bouts tomorrow night, UFC women’s strawweight Rose Namajunas and UFC lightweight Michael Chiesa will be on hand for a Q&A session, which will be live streamed above. Namajunas is coming off an impressive 5th round submission win over Paige VanZant...

Jan 1, 2016 8:14 am

NSAC confirms record breaking attendance at UFC 194

The UFC brass is likely celebrating at this piece of news! The Nevada State Athletic Commission has confirmed that UFC 194 broke the UFC’s attendance record with 16,516, and a UFC United States gate record with a gate of $10.1 million. The NSAC confirmed with MMAJunkie that 15,648 tickets were sold for the event, totaling...

Jan 1, 2016 8:09 am

WATCH! Condit was supposed to fight Cerrone in boxing match

While Carlos Condit and Donald Cerrone are both elite level UFC fighters that are ranked in the top 5 of their respective divisions, there was a time when the pair were supposed to fight one another in a boxing match. Ahead of his UFC 195 title fight on Saturday against Robbie Lawler, Condit spoke about...

Jan 1, 2016 8:03 am

Carlos Condit hints at retirement

While Carlos Condit is currently gearing up to fight Robbie Lawler this Saturday at UFC 195, by the way he talks, it sounds like this could be his last UFC title run. With nearly 40 professional fights over the course of the past 13 years, Condit certainly has quite a few miles on his body....

Jan 1, 2016 6:39 am

PHOTOS | Conor McGregor partying it up on New Year’s Eve

Last night UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor headed out to celebrate New Year’s Eve with his longtime girlfriend Dee Devlin. McGregor posted two photos to his Instagram, giving fans an insight into what it’s like to be the king of the featherweight division. While McGregor currently doesn’t have a fight booked, there’s much speculation as...

Jan 1, 2016 6:34 am

MUST SEE! TJ Dillashaw goes cliff diving

Cliff diving into the Pacific is a kickass way to spend a day! #WithThisNOSIWill #Sponsored pic.twitter.com/kXJjZF6mjJ — Randy Couture (@Randy_Couture) January 1, 2016 While the split from Team Alpha Male has been anything but peaceful for UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, the champ appears to be enjoying himself quite a bit in this video. Dillashaw...

Jan 1, 2016 6:29 am

PHOTO | Arianny Celeste reflects on 2015 *NSFW*

With the start of the new year, many are taking the time to reflect on 2015, and discuss their hopes for 2016. Longtime UFC Octagon girl Arianny Celeste is no different. Celeste took to Instagram to reflect on 2015, and discuss why she’s headed into the new year with a positive attitude. Confident, humble, gracious.✨...

Jan 1, 2016 6:26 am

WATCH! Jon Jones motivated going into 2016

#Repost @jonnybones A video posted by ufc (@ufc) on Dec 31, 2015 at 11:58pm PST While 2015 ended rough for former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones, the former champ is more motivated than ever going into 2016. In a video posted to Jones’ Instagram, which was reposted by the UFC, Jones explains why he’s...

Jan 1, 2016 6:20 am

Full Fight: Cruz destroys Mizugaki in Octagon return

Ahead of Dominick Cruz’s highly anticipated showdown against TJ Dillashaw for the UFC bantamweight championship on January 17th, take a look back at his impressive win over Takeya Mizugaki from last year. The win was the first for Cruz in 3 years after spending much time on the sidelines due to injury. Due to the...