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Nov 25, 2015 8:14 am

WATCH! McGregor sparring ahead of UFC 194 title fight

Sparring for UFC 194! #UNIFY A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Nov 21, 2015 at 11:11am PST Ahead of his UFC 194 title fight against Jose Aldo on December 12th Conor McGregor has done some pretty interesting things. From the viral video of ‘Notorious’ bareknuckle sparring with ‘The Mountain’ from Game Of...

Nov 24, 2015 6:11 pm

UFC FN 78 medical suspensions: 9 fighters face 6-month lay-offs

This past Saturday the UFC headed to Monterrey Mexico for UFC Fight Night 78. In the main event, Neil Magny fought Kelvin Gastelum on short notice. While the judges decision was a controversial one in the eyes of many, Magny was given the nod. MixedMartialArts.com has the full medical suspensions list: Neil Magny: suspended 180...

Nov 24, 2015 3:03 pm

Jones: UFC knew Belfort was on steroids ahead of UFC 152

News broke last month that Vitor Belfort had a sketchy drug test prior to his UFC 152 title shot against Jon Jones. The UFC was aware of the situation, however they allowed him to fight anyway. When Jon Jones found out about that, he wasn’t too happy. During a recent ‘A day in the life’...

Nov 24, 2015 10:08 am

Michelle Waterson injured and out of UFC 194 bout with Tecia Torres

UFC strawweight Michelle Waterson has suffered an undisclosed injury and has been forced to withdraw from her fight with Tecia Torres at UFC 194, according to MMA Junkie. Being just shy of 3 weeks from the event taking place on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas, Nevada, UFC officials are looking for an opponent to step...

Nov 23, 2015 7:51 pm

Have What It Takes to be “TUF” Enough In The UFC?

The UFC announced Season 23 of “The Ultimate Fighter” TUF today. TUF originally broadcasted on Spike TV from 2005-2011, then FX from 2012-2013, and now viewing on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. Memorable episodes from Season 5 included Hall of Famer BJ Penn as coach for Team Penn, with future UFC veterans Gray Maynard,...

Nov 22, 2015 8:17 am

UFC middleweight is against Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort rematch

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s middleweight division is about to receive a major shakeup if all the stars align correctly. Anderson Silva’s return to the octagon may be against Vitor Belfort at UFC 197, according to a recent report. Belfort currently ranks in the top-five of the weight class and a loss to Silva could cause...

Nov 22, 2015 8:15 am

Cejudo gives conditions for fighting for UFC championship in Vegas

Henry Cejudo extended his undefeated record this past weekend when he picked up a split decision win over Jussier Formiga in Monterrey Mexico. UFC flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson was on hand for the fight, because the winner of the bout would likely be his next opponent. Following the win, it has been assumed that Cejudo...

Nov 21, 2015 5:49 pm

UFC FN 78 Results: Fili Keeps Prelim Knockout Streaks Alive

By Joe “JD” David   Andre Fili pressed when he needed to and placed a well timed head kick before the end of the first round. Gabriel Benitez (18-5-0) has never fought outside his home country of Mexico in his UFC career(2-0), and will be trying to make it three straight wins Saturday night. Standing...

Nov 21, 2015 4:28 pm

UFC FN 78 Results: Lazaro vs. Prazeres

Round 1 – Lazaro opens with a kick to the legs, and Prazeres misses high. Leg kicks traded. Lazaro trying to use his jab from range. Prazeres tries to rush in, but can’t get his hand on his opponent. Prazeres with a slapping kick to the leg. Lazaro stumbles his opponent a bit with more leg...

Nov 21, 2015 7:35 am

MUST SEE! Live reactions from Rousey & Holm’s families to UFC 193 KO

At UFC 193 last Saturday Holly Holm shocked the world as she knocked out Ronda Rousey in the 2nd round to capture the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. In addition to winning the championship and shocking the world, Holm handed Rousey the first loss of her MMA career. Above you can see the reaction from Rousey’s...

Nov 20, 2015 10:22 am

WATCH! Diego Sanchez goes off as fighters discuss impact of Holm’s UFC 193 win

Fighters at UFC Fight Night 78 discuss their reactions to the memorable women’s bantamweight championship bout between Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey. A lot of fighters were congratulatory of Holm and had words of advice and comfort for Rousey. Then there is Diego Sanchez. Words can explain his reaction, but it simply won’t do him...

Nov 20, 2015 8:03 am

Cyborg’s manager: UFC should “reassess the situation” with Cyborg

On Saturday night the landscape of the UFC women’s bantamweight division changed as Holly Holm knocked out Ronda Rousey to claim the women’s bantamweight championship. In the wake of the knockout, many fans began talking about whether or not a superfight between Rousey and Cyborg still made sense. The way Cyborg’s manager George Prajin sees...

Nov 19, 2015 5:18 pm

Condit inspired by Holm’s performance ahead of UFC 195 title fight

Carlos Condit is currently gearing up for his UFC 195 title shot against UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler on January 2nd. There are certainly exciting things happening at the Jackson-Winkeljohn gym in Albuquerque New Mexico, where Condit trains, specifically Holly Holm winning the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Condit spoke on MMAJunkie Radio to discuss why...

Nov 19, 2015 3:50 pm

UFC Losing Momentum with a Rousey Loss?

By  Joe “JD” David Many fans of the MMA community who are new to the sport largely were introduced to the “Rousey Train” due to her overwheming popularity in and out of the octagon.   Rousey’s emergence as the most dominant female to enter the the octagon set off at UFC 157 against former Marine...

Nov 19, 2015 8:43 am

WATCH! Sage Northcutt bends frying pan on Fox News

So @fox26houston brought in one of the toughest pans for me to bend at Gracie Barra Katy… I did it @UFCFightPass pic.twitter.com/u9cX2UoXHB — Sage Northcutt (@sagenorthcutt) November 18, 2015 UFC prospect Sage Northcutt is coming off an impressive TKO win over Francisco Trevino in his UFC debut last month. As Northcutt prepares for his fight...

Nov 19, 2015 8:06 am

Herb Dean points out interesting observation about Rousey at UFC 193

Saturday night at UFC 193 Holly Holm put on a striking clinic against Ronda Rousey, capturing the UFC women’s bantamweight championship and laying out the blueprint for how to defeat Rousey. While Holm certainly put on a flawless performance against Rousey, Herb Dean, who was the referee for the fight, pointed out an interesting observation...

Nov 18, 2015 9:53 pm

Fertitta predicts UFC 193 is 2nd best-selling UFC PPV ever

UFC 193 was without a doubt an action packed night. From Mark Hunt’s 1st round KO win over Bigfoot Silva, to Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s 5 round war with Valerie Letourneau, and of course Holly Holm’s flawless performance against Ronda Rousey. UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta believes that the event will be the 2nd best-selling UFC PPV of...

Nov 18, 2015 5:05 pm

UFC Hall of Famer Lights Up Hawaii Nights

By Joe “JD” David Action sequences are nothing new for the former UFC and Pride veteran Frank Trigg. So, when the Director of CBS’s Hawaii Five-O calls for action, Trigg has no problem delivering the goods. On the set as a professional stuntman, Trigg embraces the physical side of his job much like he did as...

Nov 18, 2015 12:46 pm

Uriah Hall addresses fans and critics of his loss from UFC 193

UFC middleweight Uriah Hall fell to defeat at the hands of Robert Whittaker at UFC 193 this past weekend. The fan favorite who holds highlight reel finishes took to his Instagram account to address the loss. “I never lose I either win or I learn. it bugs me how people think these days.. First off...

Nov 18, 2015 12:02 pm

Holly Holm tweets congratulations to Amy Schumer on winning UFC gold

After UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm made buzzing headlines with her knockout win over Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 over the weekend, people were congratulating comedian Amy Schumer. Fans found a resemblance between the two as Holm was introduced to households around the world upsetting the once thought invincible “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey. Schumer acknowledged the...

Nov 18, 2015 11:15 am

UFC champ advises Ronda Rousey take ‘a year or so’ to prepare for Holly Holm rematch

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has already stated that former UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has some holes in her game to work on. With Rousey’s announced plans to take time off, her planned six-month break from fighting won’t be enough to prepare her for a rematch with Holm, according to Cormier who spoke...

Nov 18, 2015 9:39 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk breaks two records at UFC 193

👑🇵🇱❤️‼️👊🏻 @ufc ・ @joannajedrzejczyk breaks two records at #UFC193. She connected with 220 significant strikes making that the 2nd most ever landed in a single UFC fight and MOST ever in a championship fight. JJ also connected 70 leg kicks, a new UFC record. 👊🏽💪🏽 🎥: @alex_merriman_ A post shared by Joanna Jedrzejczyk (@joannajedrzejczyk) on...

Nov 18, 2015 8:58 am

Jon Jones shoots straight to the top of UFC’s light heavyweight rankings

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has shot back up to the top of the UFC’s light heavyweight rankings following UFC 193. Since the announcement of Jones being reinstated by the UFC, the light heavyweight division has been on their toes. Although ranked at number one to challenge the title holder of the division,...

Nov 18, 2015 7:58 am

UFC 193 coverage sets record on Fox Sports 1

Holly Holm’s flawless performance against Ronda Rousey this past Saturday at UFC 193 that saw her capture the UFC women’s bantamweight championship was arguably one of the greatest upsets in UFC history. Given that, the UFC 193 post-fight show on Fox Sports 1 was also a huge draw for fans who craved more information on...

Nov 18, 2015 7:00 am

Holly Holm claimed Ronda Rousey was beatable before her first UFC match

Even before her first fight with Raquel Pennington at UFC 184, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm claimed Ronda Rousey was beatable. In a video interview before her UFC debut, Holm had much praise for the champ at that time but knew she was beatable. “I think she’s great, she’s ran through everybody and made it...

Nov 17, 2015 9:26 am

UFC 193 medical suspensions: Rousey and Jedrzejczyk potentially out 6 months

UFC 193 proved to be a battle with fourteen of the fighters out for potentially six months. All fighters on the card received a suspension of at least seven days with no contact during training. Three of the four fighters in the title fights that took place in Melbourne, Australia are on that list. New...