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Oct 27, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Vitor Belfort releases new training footage ahead of UFC Fight Night 77

A third bout between legendary fighters Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson is set for UFC Fight Night 77 at the Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Nov. 7. Belfort released more training footage leading up to their fight and his camp looks to be in good form. Will “The Phenom” have the edge mentally...

Oct 26, 2015 1:56 pm

Manager: Jon Jones is aiming for April return to UFC

Jon “Bones” Jones has officially been reinstated by the Ultimate Fighting Championship now that his personal business is settled and fans of the sport could not be more happy. “Bones” himself shared how excited he was to make his return to the octagon in a video, and UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier was quick...

Oct 26, 2015 11:36 am

Rockhold vows to finish “slow, slow, slow” UFC Champ Weidman

UFC Middleweight Championship contender Luke Rockhold is extremely confident in his upcoming fight with Chris Weidman at UFC 194., and he has every right to be. He is coming off a dominant victory over former champion Lyoto Machida and is currently riding a four fight win streak. That’s not to say Weidman shouldn’t be confident...

Oct 26, 2015 9:54 am

UFC fighter challenges Sage Northcutt to breakdance competition

A video posted by ufc (@ufc) on Oct 24, 2015 at 12:16pm PDT The bloody fight, which streamed on UFC Fight Pass was a tough battle between the two competitors, but the post-fight celebration is what a lot of fans remembered. UFC middleweight Krzysztof Jotko celebrated his split-decision win over Scott Askham with some B...


Oct 26, 2015 6:01 am

WATCH! UFC unveils new “Conor McGregor On The Brink” video part 2

On Sunday, UFC on Fox unveiled a two part series highlighting Conor McGregor’s path to fighting at UFC 189. UFC on Fox describes the video saying, “Irish superstar Conor McGregor’s personal account of his mission to seize the interim featherweight belt, including never before seen sights and sounds from his UFC 189 championship blockbuster versus Chad Mendes.” Click...

Oct 26, 2015 6:00 am

WATCH! UFC unveils new “Conor McGregor On The Brink” video part 1

On Sunday, UFC on Fox unveiled a two part series highlighting Conor McGregor’s path to fighting at UFC 189. UFC on Fox describes the video saying, “Irish superstar Conor McGregor’s personal account of his mission to seize the interim featherweight belt, including never before seen sights and sounds from his UFC 189 championship blockbuster versus Chad...

Oct 26, 2015 5:54 am

Former UFC title challenger Cat Zingano talks return to the octagon

After several months of sitting on the sideline, “Alpha” Cat Zingano is finally getting the itch to return to the octagon. She is currently ranked second in the UFC’s women’s bantamweight division and after all of her time spent away from the cage she is still a serious threat to Ronda Rousey’s throne. The two...

Oct 26, 2015 1:24 am

WATCH! Irish fans throw beer at fighter after “UFC Fight Night 76” upset

UFC flyweight prospect Louis Smolka needed to use some defense after his fight was over on Saturday. “Da last samurai” played spoiler in the main event of UFC Fight Night 76 by submitting Irish local Paddy Holohan in Dublin. The crowd in Dublin, which UFC President Dana White claimed “the best fight town on the planet,”...

Oct 25, 2015 5:55 pm

Cat Zingano analyzes her UFC 184 loss to Ronda Rousey

Despite her extended absence from the octagon, Cat Zingano is still viewed as one of the top female bantamweights in the company and some still believe she deserves another shot at gold. “Alpha” possesses an extremely impressive record of 9-1 and it’s hard to argue against her getting a shot at gold… except for the...

Oct 24, 2015 7:34 am

Jon Jones celebrates being reinstated by the UFC

Yesterday morning it was announced that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had been formally reinstated by the UFC. Jones issued a statement on Facebook about being reinstated, promising his fans that the best is yet to come. Following that, current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier took to Facebook to give his thoughts...

Oct 23, 2015 9:58 pm

Ben Saunders vs. Patrick Cote booked for UFC FN 81

Earlier this week it appeared as if Patrick Cote was going to fight Jake Ellenberger after the pair started a back-and-forth Twitter feud. Then it seemed as if Cote would be facing Neil Magny after Magny jumped to Ellenberger’s defense on Twitter. Now, the UFC has announced that Cote will fight Ben Saunders at ‘UFC...

Oct 23, 2015 11:54 am

Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones being reinstated by the UFC

Early Friday morning news broke that former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones had been reinstated by the UFC and is eligible to fight immediately. Jones released a statement via Facebook, promising his fans that the best is yet to come. This prompted UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier to post a statement regarding Jones’...

Oct 23, 2015 11:27 am

Jon Jones releases statement after being reinstated by UFC

Earlier today it was announced that the UFC had reinstated former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones. Shortly after that, ‘Bones’ took to Facebook to post a statement in regards to his return to the UFC, promising his fans that the best is yet to come. “I am grateful for the opportunity to resume my...

Oct 23, 2015 9:24 am

BREAKING: Jon Jones formally reinstated by the UFC

News broke Friday morning that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been formally reinstated by the UFC. UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta issued a statement through UFC.com about Jones reinstatement. “We’ve made it clear to Jon that this new opportunity to compete in UFC is a privilege and not a right, and that there...

Oct 22, 2015 1:29 pm

Benson Henderson to the rescue for UFC Fight Night in Ireland?

With the fallout of the main event bout between Joseph Duffy and Dustin Poirier, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson threw his name in the cap to fight on very short notice. Henderson posted a tweet to the UFC saying he could fight preferably at 170, but could make 155 pounds. Hey @UFC if you guys...

Oct 22, 2015 1:24 pm

UFC books 2 bouts for UFC 195

Tickets for January 2nd’s UFC 195: Lawler vs. Condit go on sale to the general public this Friday. As a result the UFC has been busy booking fights for the highly anticipated card. Today the UFC announced that Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson vs. Neil Magny and Lorenz Larkin vs. Albert Tumenov had been added to the...

Oct 22, 2015 12:39 pm

“I think Duffy shat himself” leading to main event UFC Fight Night

Check out this interview with UFC featherweight Rob Whiteford and his own opinion on Joseph Duffy not being able to compete after suffering an injury just days before his scheduled fight. Duffy was set to battle Dustin Poirier at UFC Fight Night in Dublin, Ireland on Saturday. Do you think Duffy should have sucked it...

Oct 22, 2015 7:39 am

Chris Weidman randomly drug tested ahead of UFC 194

It’s no secret that the number of random drug tests are increasing in an effort to clean up the sport of MMA. Just yesterday Cathal Pendred was randomly drug tested ahead of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ bout this Saturday. Now, UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman revealed via Twitter that he too has been randomly...

Oct 21, 2015 8:16 pm

Fighters react to Joseph Duffy’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ withdrawal

News broke Wednesday afternoon that Joseph Duffy had been forced off of the ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ card due to a concussion sustained during training. The UFC offered his opponent, Dustin Poirier, the opportunity to fight Norman Parke instead, however Poirier declined the fight. Conor McGregor, who defeated Poirier last year, also offered to step...

Oct 21, 2015 3:07 pm

BREAKING: Joseph Duffy injured, out of ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ main event

News broke this afternoon that UFC lightweight Joseph Duffy has been forced out of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ main event bout against Dustin Poirier this Saturday as a result of a concussion sustained during training earlier this week. The UFC released a statement on the news moments ago via UFC.com revealing that Paddy Holohan...

Oct 21, 2015 1:06 pm

Stipe Miocic booked to return at UFC 195!

UFC heavyweight contender Stipe Miocic (13-2 MMA) was expected to face “Big” Ben Rothwell in the co-main event of this Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 76 card in Dublin, Ireland. Unfortunately for fight fans, Miocic suffered an injury in training and was forced to pull out of the highly anticipated heavyweight tilt. Apparently the injury suffered...

Oct 21, 2015 9:41 am

UFC 195: Lawler vs. Condit tickets go on sale Friday

UFC 195, which will be headlined by Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit, will kick off the new year for fight fans on January 2nd. Tickets for the event go on sale today to UFC Fight Club members, and tomorrow to UFC Newsletter subscribers. Tickets will then go on sale to the general public on Friday....

Oct 20, 2015 10:17 pm

TAM Coach: UFC won’t miss out on Dillashaw vs. Faber opportunity

After it was announced that UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw would be leaving Team Alpha Male to train at Elevation Fight Team in Colorado the door opened for a potential fight between Dillashaw and longtime mentor Urijah Faber. Fabio Prado, who is the head Jiu-Jitsu coach at Team Alpha Male where Dillashaw used to train,...

Oct 20, 2015 9:38 pm

Corey Anderson replaces Tom Lawlor at UFC FN 77

News broke last night that ‘Filthy’ Tom Lawlor was forced to withdraw from his UFC Fight Night 77 bout on November 7th, and that he was being replaced by the man with arguably the coolest nickname in MMA, Corey ‘Beastin 25/8’ Anderson. Anderson will be stepping in to fight Fabio Maldonado, who is looking to...

Oct 17, 2015 10:28 am

Charles Rosa vs. Jimy Hettes Set For ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’

UFC Fight Night: Boston, which takes place January 17th, has picked up a featherweight tilt between Charles Rosa and Jimy Hettes. Rosa, who broke the news of the bout on Facebook, is coming off a split decision loss to Yair Rodriguez back in June at UFC 188. The loss dropped his promotional record to 1-2....

Oct 17, 2015 7:08 am

Askren “Good To Go” Without UFC Contract

Ben Askren is widely believed to be the best fighter outside of the UFC. The 31-year old ONE FC welterweight champion has made waves by consistently calling out top ranked UFC welterweights, as well as UFC President Dana White. In a recent interview with Sherdog, Askren discussed his current situation, and why he’s content with...