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Oct 2, 2015 10:00 am

Tyron Woodley On Fight Cancelation: ‘I’m Counting This As A Loss For Him’

Imagine getting yourself geared up for a fight. Training for months, dieting, breaking down your body, getting mentally prepared, then, the day before the fight you find out it was all for nothing. Yeah, that’s probably how UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley is feeling right now. His UFC 192 co-main event fight with former champ Johny...

Oct 2, 2015 9:57 am

Rose Namajunas: ‘I Don’t Mind Fighting Friends’

Saturday night in Houston, TX, UFC 192 goes down and despite a little shake up at the last-minute, with Johny Hendricks vs. Tyron Woodley being canceled, there’s still plenty of fights to be excited about. For example, a strawweight scrap between TUF 20 alum Rose Namajunas and Angela Hill. Their fight will take place on...

Oct 2, 2015 9:44 am

Johny Hendricks Explains Weight Cut Issue: ‘My Body Just Started To Shut Down’

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will not be fighting on Saturday in UFC 192’s co-main event. The Hendricks vs. Tyron Woodley fight was pulled from the card after Hendricks was rushed to the emergency room with an intestine blockage and kidney stone from trying to cut weight. The news was broke by UFC president...

Oct 2, 2015 9:18 am

After Fight Cancelation, Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov Bumped To Main Card

Early Friday morning UFC president Dana White announced, via Twitter, that the co-main event fight for UFC 192, going down on Saturday, had been canceled. The fight, a welterweight scrap between former champion Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, was called off because of an issue Hendricks had with cutting weight. After White broke the news,...

Oct 2, 2015 8:59 am

UFC Fighters React To Hendricks vs. Woodley Being Pulled From UFC 192

UFC president Dana White decided to ruin everybody’s Friday morning by announcing that the scheduled UFC 192 co-main event, between welterweights Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, had abruptly been pulled from the card. White only said, in a tweet, that it was due to an issue with Hendricks’ weight cut. Everyone jumped online and starting...

Oct 2, 2015 8:28 am

Johny Hendricks Rushed To Emergency Room After Weight Cut Issue

On Friday morning UFC president Dana White shocked a lot of people when he announced, via twitter, that the welterweight fight between Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, scheduled for Saturday’s UFC 192, has been canceled. White provide no information other than it was due to a weight cut issue suffered by Hendricks. That was a...

Oct 2, 2015 8:05 am

Daniel Cormier: ‘We’re Lucky To Have USADA’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier seems to be pretty happy with the UFC’s new drug testing policy, which has the United States Anti-Doping Agency handling all of the testing. Cormier will look to defend his title for the first time when he fights Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192’s main event this Saturday. Ahead of...

Oct 2, 2015 7:54 am

Julianna Pena: ‘Women Should Make 10 Times More Than Male Fighters’

This weekend at UFC 192, Julianna Pena will step in the octagon and face off with Jessica Eye. It’s an important fight for both women. Eye is coming off of that loss to Miesha Tate and Pena hasn’t seen any action since April, but is currently on a two fight win streak. Eye will look...

Oct 2, 2015 6:25 am

Joe Schilling: ‘Diaz Suspension Ridiculous, But Will Turn Out To Be A Good Thing’

Bellator MMA and GLORY Kickboxing fighter Joe Schilling has a very interning and overall positive outlook on the whole controversial Nick Diaz suspension situation. Schilling recently spoke with MMAFighting about the ordeal and said that although he feels that the five-year suspension and fine was absolutely ridiculous, he ultimately feels confident that it will be...

Oct 2, 2015 5:44 am

Jon Fitch vs. Yushin Okami Winner Will Face Jake Shields For Vacant WSOF WW Title

The World Series of Fighting had to deal with a big situation recently, with the whole Jake Shields vs. Rousimar Palhares situation. After their welterweight title fight the promotion made the decision to strip Palhares of his belt and suspend him indefinitely. Palhares continually scratched at Shields’ eyes throughout the fight and then, when he...

Oct 2, 2015 12:42 am

McGregor Shows Off Spin Kicks In New Training Video

A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Oct 2, 2015 at 11:33am PDT UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor will face off with champ Jose Aldo (hopefully) at UFC 194, which is scheduled to go down on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas. The event will cap off an incredible weekend of fights, with...

Oct 1, 2015 4:37 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘I’m Going Out The Way I Want To’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans makes his return tho the octagon after nearly two years out of action. His last fight was against Chael Sonnen back in 2013, a fight he won via TKO in the first round. He’s coming into this weekend’s fights with a two fight win steak and looks to...

Oct 1, 2015 2:09 pm

Charles Oliveira: ‘I Was Afraid Of Being Crippled’ After Holloway Injury

It was a confusing and scary situation when UFC featherweight Charles Oliveira crumbled in pain during his fight with Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon. It turns out he suffered an injury to his esophagus, which just sounds painful, and according to the fighter he actually didn’t have any feeling on the left side...

Oct 1, 2015 11:53 am

Werdum Says Velasquez Rematch ‘Will Happen in Brazilian Soccer Stadium’

From the sound of things, it looks like the rematch between UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum and former champ Cain Velasquez will likely take place in Brazil, at a soccer stadium. That’s according to the champ himself, who told MMAFighting that it’s not official yet, but the fight will take place in March and will...

Oct 1, 2015 10:29 am

The UFC Loses Again In Anti-Trust Lawsuit

Just last week, the judge in the UFC’s anti-trust lawsuit ruled against a motion for dismissal, thus allowing the case to move forward. Now, according to BloodyElbow’s John Nash, the UFC has lost another battle in the case and the judge has ruled that they cannot stop plaintiffs attorney Rob Maysey from viewing their highly...