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Jan 14, 2016 8:19 am

RDA: Conor McGregor is ‘out of his mind’

The war of words has begun ahead of Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos’ UFC 197 scrap for the lightweight title. While McGregor sent the first verbal jabs in his official fight announcement on Facebook, dos Anjos has fired back in a recent interview. The lightweight champ spoke to MMAFighting to discuss why the lightweight...

Jan 14, 2016 8:12 am

WATCH! Claudia Gadelha training for Jedrzejczyk rematch

While the UFC has yet to officially announce that Claudia Gadelha will be the next female fighter to challenge Joanna Jedrzejczyk for her UFC women’s bantamweight championship, that hasn’t stopped fans from talking about how the fight will go. To date, Gadelha is the only fighter to nearly defeat Jedrzejczyk over the course of her...

Jan 14, 2016 7:54 am

Cormier: Skill for skill, I’m better than Jon Jones

It’s been quite a bit of time since Jon Jones was formally reinstated by the UFC, however we still have yet to receive an official date for a rematch between Jones and UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. While that hasn’t stopped the men from exchanging verbal jabs via social media, and even agreeing to...

Jan 14, 2016 7:45 am

FBI investigating ISIS threats towards Tim Kennedy

Top ranked UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy has always been an outspoken fighter. From how Yoel Romero’s stool-gate controversy was handled, to the UFC’s Reebok deal, and now even with ISIS, Kennedy never shy’s away from giving his honest thoughts. Apparently Kennedy, a US Special Forces member, has received several threats from notorious terrorist group ISIS,...

Jan 14, 2016 7:37 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan breaks down Dillashaw vs. Cruz

On Sunday TJ Dillashaw and Dominick Cruz will square off in their highly anticipated bantamweight showdown in Boston. While the pair has exchanged words on several occasions leading up to the bout, there’s been much speculation as to how the bout will play out given the similar styles of both fighters. While we’ve seen Robin...

Jan 13, 2016 9:03 pm

MUST SEE! Jon Jones welcomes BJ Penn to Jackson-Winkeljohn

It was revealed on social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn would be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico alongside pound for pound king Jon Jones, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm, and numerous other elite level fighters. In the video above you can see Jon Jones welcoming BJ Penn to...

Jan 13, 2016 8:55 pm

Nik Lentz responds to BJ Penn’s callout

It was revealed via social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn will be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico. The move was in anticipation of a potential fight with fellow UFC featherweight Nik Lentz, however in an open letter to MMAFighting, Lentz has laid out his terms and conditions for a...

Jan 13, 2016 5:30 pm

What in the world is going on with the UFC middleweight division?

If there was a better time for a middleweight in the UFC to have a break-through year to get into the top five, this would be it. The middleweight top 10 is a brutal bunch of battled-tested warriors. Who from the bottom half of the division will rise to the ranks and take a crack...

Jan 13, 2016 5:28 pm

Mickey Gall gets fight with CM Punk with win at UFC 196

We’re getting closer and closer to an official date and opponent for CM Punk’s first UFC fight. On the last episode of UFC President Dana White’s ‘Looking For A Fight’ series, he discovered Mickey Gall, who was chomping at the bit to fight Punk. Now, during an appearance on ‘Off The Record’ White revealed that...

Jan 13, 2016 5:22 pm

Dana White likes idea of Diaz vs. Lawler II

It’s been over a decade since Nick Diaz and Robbie Lawler fought at UFC 47 on April 2nd 2004, however both men are still at the top of the fight game nearly 12 years later. In their first meeting, Diaz picked up an impressive 2nd round KO win over Lawler, in just his 2nd UFC...

Jan 13, 2016 11:55 am

Jose Aldo reveals interesting contract stipulation in Conor McGregor fight

Just over a month has passed since former UFC no. 1 pound-for-pound fighter Jose Aldo lost for the first time in over ten years. Conor McGregor took the UFC featherweight championship belt from Aldo in a 13-second knockout fight that left people in awe. Aldo recently spoke with PVT and revealed some interesting things leading...

Jan 13, 2016 10:47 am

Nick Diaz makes an announcement following NSAC hearing

It was a breath of fresh air after the Nevada State Athletic Commission came to a settlement on Nick Diaz’s suspension and fine on Tuesday. The commission who previously had a five-year suspension and $165,000 fine slapped on Diaz for testing positive for Marijuana in the state for the third time reduced the penalties on...

Jan 13, 2016 10:47 am

Jacare looking to capitalize on Romero’s failed drug test

Yesterday it was revealed that Yoel Romero had failed an out-of-competition drug test. In addition the UFC released a statement yesterday in the wake of the announcement. Now, Jacare Souza is looking to capitalize on Romero’s failed drug test and put himself in a position to challenge Luke Rockhold for the UFC middleweight championship. At...

Jan 13, 2016 10:28 am

THROWBACK! Anthony Pettis dislocates shoulder, KO’s opponent

#Repost @mma_anonymous ・・・ 💀 @showtimepettis 💀 March 29, 2008, GFS: Fight Club. Seconds after Pettis had his shoulder dislocated he was done with the bull shit and decided to decapitate Mike Lambrecht at 1:49 of the first round. As @dukeroufus said on the jre "that was the hood rat Anthony"! #UFC #mma #mixedmartialarts #anthonypettis #showtime...

Jan 13, 2016 10:20 am

PHOTO | The first time Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones met

Back in 2013 Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson put on one of the greatest fights in UFC history at UFC 165 when the pair fought to a controversial decision that saw Jones retain the UFC light heavyweight championship. Prior to that however, the pair were featured as guests of honor at Legend Fight Show, where...

Jan 13, 2016 10:03 am

McGregor’s coach addresses Frankie Edgar’s title shot

Since it was announced that Conor McGregor would be moving up to lightweight at UFC 197 to fight Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight title, there’s been quite a bit of concern as to when, or if, Frankie Edgar would get his title shot. Edgar was told after his 1st round KO win over...