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Nov 15, 2016 10:32 am

Could Cris Cyborg be the face of Women’s Bare Knuckle Fighting?

By Dennis Taylor Psst … somebody’s been flirting with Cris Cyborg, and the world’s most-feared female fighter apparently just winked back. The Brazilian mixed martial arts superstar is coyly hinting about her attraction to a sexy new player in the world of international combat sports, Bare Knuckle Fighting (BKF), which, for the uninitiated, is precisely...

Nov 15, 2016 9:56 am

VIDEO | The brilliant fight IQ of Yoel Romero against Chris Weidman

Fight IQ: A breakdown of Yoel Romero​'s Flying Knee Setup vs C… Fight IQ: A breakdown of Yoel Romero UFC's Flying Knee Setup vs Chris Weidman. Posted by Yoel Romero UFC on Monday, November 14, 2016 Saturday night in New York, top ranked UFC middleweight Yoel Romero returned to the Octagon following his brief suspension...

Nov 15, 2016 9:40 am

Khabib Nurmagomedov: UFC is trying to keep me from a title shot

This past weekend in New York, undefeated Dagestani fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov took to the Octagon to fight top ranked UFC lightweight Michael ‘The Menace’ Johnson. The fight, which served as just Nurmagomedov’s second fight back in the Octagon following his two-year layoff from 2014-2016, was an incredibly dominant one for Nurmagomedov, who utilized his Sambo...

Nov 15, 2016 9:23 am

Floyd Mayweather reacts to Conor McGregor comparisons

This past weekend at the Madison Square Garden, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor made his way into the UFC history books as he secured the UFC lightweight championship, defeating Eddie Alvarez via 2nd round TKO to become the first man in UFC history to simultaneously hold UFC titles in two divisions. With the win, and...

Nov 15, 2016 9:04 am

Frankie Edgar reflects on win over Jeremy Stephens in New York

This past weekend on the preliminary card of UFC 205, former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar stepped into the Octagon to fight top ranked featherweight Jeremy Stephens. Edgar, a New Jersey native, received a warm welcome to the Octagon by the New York crowd. Edgar put on an impressive performance as he ultimately picked up...

Nov 15, 2016 8:32 am

Eddie Alvarez reflects on loss to Conor McGregor

This past weekend, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor did what no other man in the history of the UFC has been able to do as he captured the UFC lightweight championship to become the first man to simultaneously hold two UFC championships. The fight was an incredibly dominant one for McGregor, who dropped Alvarez for...

Nov 15, 2016 8:25 am

VIDEO | Joe Rogan says Dos Anjos Passed Out for 3 Minutes Before Alvarez Bout

Joe Rogan says RDA passed out for 3 mins before his fight with Eddie Alvarez. This cutting a ton of weight needs to be stopped. You think? pic.twitter.com/FwZIgBtXv5 — MMA Bible (@TheMMABible) November 15, 2016 Weight-cutting is a hot button issue in the sport of mixed martial arts. All too often, fighters attempt extreme weight...

Nov 15, 2016 7:36 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: Karolina Kowalkiewicz Doesn’t Deserve a Rematch

Last weekend, the UFC made its long awaited debut in New York City with UFC 205. To celebrate this Big Apple debut, the organization stacked the card with massive fights, including a whopping three title bouts. The first of these title bouts saw reigning strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk attempt the fourth defense of her title...

Nov 15, 2016 6:41 am

Father Tony McGregor Shines a Light on “The Real Conor McGregor”

Conor McGregor is one hell of a fighter. If there was any doubt left in that regard, he erased it last Saturday, when he effortlessly knocked out lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez to become the first fighter in UFC history to hold titles in two weight classes concurrently. In addition to his reputation as an incredible...

Nov 15, 2016 5:52 am

Check Out this Awesome Poster for a Potential McGregor vs. Nurmagomedov Bout

Conor McGregor now wears the crown in two of the UFC’s most stacked divisions. He earned the first when he knocked out Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds last December. He earned the second last Saturday at UFC 205 in New York, when he levelled lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez with a gorgeous second-round combination. As...

Nov 14, 2016 7:45 pm

VIDEO | Analysts Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe heatedly argue Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather

UFC superstar Conor McGregor made quick work of the former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 to make history by becoming the first concurrent UFC two-weight world champion. Following McGregor’s masterful display of controlling speed, distance, and mind-boggling precision, sports analyst Skip Bayless claimed that he feels Conor McGregor could beat Floyd Mayweather...

Nov 14, 2016 7:01 pm

Michael Bisping sends Chris Weidman a message following UFC 205 loss to Yoel Romero

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman suffered a shocking third-round loss to surging contender Yoel Romero this past Saturday night at UFC 205 in New York. Weidman had a terrific opening round against the Cuban wrestling specialist but Yoel was able to turn the tide midway through round two. In the early seconds of round...

Nov 14, 2016 3:11 pm

Coach John Kavanagh on McGregor vs. Alvarez: This Was a Massive Mismatch

Last Saturday, in the main event of UFC 205, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor knocked out lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez with beautiful, second-round combination. This seemingly effortless victory rendered the Irish star the first fighter in UFC history to own titles in two divisions simultaneously. While many members of the MMA community were shocked by...

Nov 14, 2016 2:14 pm

Triple H Shows Conor McGregor Some Love on Twitter

On Saturday night, the UFC touched down in glimmering New York City for the very first time. They did so with UFC 205, a stacked card headlined by a lightweight title fight between divisional king Eddie Alvarez and featherweight champ Conor McGregor. The bout marked McGregor’s opportunity to become the first fighter in UFC history...

Nov 14, 2016 1:25 pm

Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh wants Nate Diaz trilogy fight next

UFC star Conor McGregor made history at Madison Square Garden at UFC 205 when he finished Eddie Alvarez by TKO to become the first fighter in the UFC to hold two weight division’s titles simultaneously. The biggest thing that fans of Conor McGregor are waiting on is what fight comes next for the Irish superstar....

Nov 14, 2016 12:10 pm

Tyron Woodley Recounts Mid-Fight Conversation With Stephen Thompson

In the wake of UFC 205, streaking lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov revealed that he exchanged some words with Michael Johnson during their exciting undercard battle. “Yeah, I little bit talked with him,” the lightweight contender explained. “I told him ‘hey, I have to fight for the title, you know this.’ I told him, ‘I don’t want...

Nov 14, 2016 11:10 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor celebrating to ‘F**k Donald Trump’ at UFC 205 after party

UFC superstar Conor McGregor reached a new level of greatness on Saturday night at the Madison Square Garden in front of a record-breaking crowd. “The Notorious” did just as he had set out to do when he entered the UFC by becoming the first UFC fighter to become a simultaneous champion of two divisions. McGregor...

Nov 14, 2016 10:03 am

VIDEO | Anthony Pettis Wants Both of Conor McGregor’s Belts

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 205, UFC featherweight king Conor McGregor made history as the first fighter ever to hold two UFC titles in two divisions simultaneously. He did so with a thunderous, second-round knockout of lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez. As the ruler of two stacked divisions, McGregor now finds himself...

Nov 14, 2016 9:19 am

VIDEO | Skip Bayless Says Conor McGregor Could Beat Floyd Mayweather in a Boxing Match

"I think Conor McGregor could beat Floyd Mayweather." — Skip Bayless Posted by Undisputed On FS1 on Monday, November 14, 2016   On Saturday night, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor made history by becoming the first fighter to hold two UFC titles in two divisions simultaneously. He did so with a highlight reel, second-round knockout...

Nov 14, 2016 8:39 am

Tyron Woodley on Conor McGregor: If He Wants the Fight, We Can Sign It Right Now

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 205, UFC featherweight champ Conor McGregor knocked out lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez to become the first fighter in UFC history to hold two titles simultaneously. Earlier that same night, UFC welterweight champ Tyron Woodley defended his title with a tooth-and-nail majority draw opposite Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson....

Nov 14, 2016 8:03 am

One Year Ago Today, Holly Holm Shocked the World by KOing Ronda Rousey

One year ago today, the UFC took over sunny Melbourne, Australia’s Etihad Stadium with UFC 193. In the evening’s main event, transcendent MMA star and women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey sought to make another defense of her title against Holly Holm. By all accounts, it was expected to be a blowout for Rousey, who was...

Nov 14, 2016 6:55 am

VIDEO | Snoop Dogg was Blown Away by Khabib Nurmagomedov’s UFC 205 Win

  Habeeeeeeeb. ✊🏾💥💫🌟✨💣💰💰 A video posted by snoopdogg (@snoopdogg) on Nov 12, 2016 at 6:20pm PST UFC 205, which marked the UFC’s long-awaited debut in New York City, New York, was highlighted by a number of dominant performances. One such performance was Conor McGregor’s second-round knockout of lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez, which would establish him...