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Dec 31, 2015 8:01 am

Did Belfort turn down fight with Silva at UFC London?

Prior to the announcement that Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva would fight in the main event at UFC Fight Night London on February 27th, there was much speculation as to whether or not Silva and Vitor Belfort would sign to have a rematch in the near future. According to Bisping, Belfort was given the first...

Dec 31, 2015 7:51 am

PHOTO | Jose Aldo back training after UFC 194 loss

It’s been less than a month since we saw Conor McGregor KO Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds at UFC 194 to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Since then, there has of course been much speculation as to whether or not McGregor would give Aldo a rematch for the belt, move up to lightweight, or...

Dec 30, 2015 11:10 pm

UFC 196: Werdum versus Velasquez II card coming together

UFC 196 is taking shape as more fights have been added to the UFC event website. The main event is slated to have UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum and former champion Cain Velasquez in an immediate rematch for the title. UFC 196 takes place in Las Vegas, Nevada on Feb. 6. The current UFC 196...

Dec 30, 2015 6:10 pm

On This Day: Alistair Overeem makes UFC debut, retires Lesnar

Dec30.2011 @AlistairOvereem makes his UFC debut, & sends Brock Lesnar into retirement with a kick to the body pic.twitter.com/nsgBiNUFEI — MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) December 31, 2015 On this day 4 years ago the highly touted prospect Alistair Overeem made his UFC debut against Brock Lesnar. Overeem’s debut was in fact an emphatic one, in the very...

Dec 30, 2015 2:00 pm

WATCH! Top 5 UFC moments of 2015

As 2015 draws to a close, Michael Bisping and Kenny Florian broke down their top 5 UFC moments of 2015. We’ve seen some spectacular moments this year that included seeing Jon Jones defend his UFC light heavyweight strap against Daniel Cormier, Holly Holm knocking out Ronda Rousey, Conor McGregor defeating both Chad Mendes and Jose...

Dec 30, 2015 9:31 am

WATCH! Lorenzo Fertitta says UFC will bring in over half a billion dollars in 2015

The world’s premiere mixed martial arts promotion has had a record year in 2015. Check out this video featuring UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta talking about how the company will rake in “about” $600 million in 2015 alone. Fertitta talks about fighter pay, which always has been a hot topic amongst both fighters and fans (transcribed...

Dec 29, 2015 10:39 pm

WATCH! UFC 195 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 2 – Jon Jones spars with young Condit

Catch up with the fighters being featured on the UFC 195 card and get a glimpse of their lives outside of the Octagon. From the UFC video description: On Episode 2 of UFC 195 Embedded, unlikely training partners square off in the Jackson-Wink gym as welterweight title challenger Carlos Condit’s son spars with merciless Jon Jones, and...

Dec 29, 2015 4:27 pm

PHOTO | Fan-made UFC 200 dream matchup poster

While UFC 200 still may be over 6 months away, but that hasn’t stopped fans from fantasizing about potential matchups for the event. In this fan-made poster shared on Twitter, we see some of the most highly anticipated rematches all bundled together for ‘The Night Of Rematches’. I would not be opposed to this! pic.twitter.com/ngE4wWUm7V...

Dec 29, 2015 4:09 pm

UFC releases 8 fighters

News broke earlier this afternoon that the UFC had cut 8 fighters from their roster. The news was broken by MMAFighting, which revealed that the UFC has released 8 fighters, including: Fabio Maldonado Chico Camus Kevin Souza Ericka Almeida Bubba Bush Micael Lebout Vernon Ramos Jumabieka Tuerxun The most shocking of the releases is Fabio...

Dec 29, 2015 10:37 am

Report: UFC cancels March PPV in Rio De Janeiro

Earlier today during the UFC London: Silva vs. Bisping media conference call, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva revealed that the UFC has cancelled their March 5th PPV in Rio De Janeiro. ‘The Spider’ explained: “(The plan) was to have me fighting in Brazil against I don’t know who,” Silva said, “but with this situation...

Dec 29, 2015 10:36 am

McGregor Playing EA Sports UFC Against Dana White: White vs McGregor

This may be the only way that president Dana White may ever go head to head against the champ Conor McGregor.    This little video gem is a good reminder that it’s not all fun and games with Dana White, unless it’s really fun and gaming as shown in the video. Will White allow McGregor...

Dec 29, 2015 9:37 am

WATCH! UFC 195 Extended Preview

This Saturday UFC 195 will go down from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The event will be headlined by a welterweight title fight between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit. While Lawler will be looking to defend his welterweight championship, Condit will be looking to claim the welterweight championship after holding the UFC...

Dec 28, 2015 10:04 pm

Will Johny Hendricks have any weight issues with scheduled bout at UFC 196?

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks never fought in his previously scheduled fight at UFC 192 with Tyron Woodley due to weight cutting issues. Hendricks was hospitalized with a kidney stone and intestinal blockage in efforts to make the 170-pound welterweight limit. After Hendricks recovered from the horrid incident, people, as well as Hendricks himself...

Dec 28, 2015 7:15 pm

Armbar Escape- UFC ring girl – MMA Candy – Flashback Video

If your going to learn how to escape an armbar attempt, what better way to illustrate the technique and have fun at the same time while these two women demonstrate the finer points of defending against the armbar. We’ve seen many fighters walk into the octagon with amazing striking skills with impressive stand up but...

Dec 28, 2015 10:11 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy’s amazing breakdown of UFC 195 Lawler vs. Condit

Check out former UFC title contender Dan Hardy’s always insightful breakdown of fights taking place at UFC 195. Hardy goes in depth on the styles and matchups of the welterweight title fight between champion Robbie Lawler and contender Carlos Condit, the heavyweight match between Stipe Miocic and Andrei Arlovski and a lightweight battle between Dustin...

Dec 28, 2015 8:50 am

Released! Countdown to UFC 195: Andrei Arlovski vs Stipe Miocic

UFC 195 co-main event will feature heavyweights Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski vs Stipe Miocic on January 2nd.   Arlovski is enjoying his second wind in his career with six straight. The last time Arlovski felt a gold belt around his waste was over a decade ago, but with finishes against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and Travis...

Dec 27, 2015 11:10 pm

UFC champion on Ronda Rousey: ‘she’s still one of the greatest’

Many were quick to run over Ronda Rousey while she was down after her knockout loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193. Rousey tasted defeat for the first time in her professional mixed martial arts career and many gave the former champion a heavy amount of flack with the loss. UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk...