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Nov 14, 2015 3:41 pm

UFC 193 Results: Ben Nguyen submits Ryan Benoit in the first round

A flyweight bout between Ryan Benoit (8-4 MMA) and Ben Nguyen (15-5 MMA) kicked off the UFC 193 Fight Pass Prelims in Australia. Nguyen was able to land an knee early on that sent Benoit crashing to the mat. Ben quickly moved in with punches from the top and ended up in the mount position....

Nov 14, 2015 2:08 pm

Lombard next for Rory MacDonald

Rory MacDonald is coming off a brutal TKO loss to Robbie Lawler back at UFC 189 earlier this year, but is looking to get back in the Octagon sooner rather than later. UFC President Dana White spoke at a recent fan Q&A event in Melbourne Australia for UFC 193, where he revealed that MacDonald will...

Nov 14, 2015 1:31 pm

White addresses Aldo potentially no-showing UFC 194 rumors

Earlier this week Chael Sonnen revealed that his sources down in Brazil weren’t too confident that Jose Aldo would show up for his UFC 194 title unification bout with Conor McGregor next month. While Sonnen admitted that he didn’t want to start a rumor, and that he was merely passing on information from his contacts...

Nov 14, 2015 6:46 am

Jorge Masvidal in against Benson Henderson for Thiago Alves

Early Saturday morning news broke that Thiago Alves had been forced out of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Seoul’ main event bout with Benson Henderson as a result of a broken rib. The UFC and Henderson were both searching for an opponent to step in on short notice and fight on November 28th, and they have...

Nov 14, 2015 6:41 am

White refutes rumors of staged Rousey-Holm scuffle

Yesterday at the UFC 193 weigh-ins Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm got into a brief scuffle that came as a result of Holm resting her fist on Rousey’s face during the staredown. UFC President Dana White separated the two before things got out of hand, and defused the situation, however he still believes he didn’t...

Nov 14, 2015 6:34 am

Alves out of ‘UFC FN: Seoul’ main-event bout vs. Henderson

Unfortunate news surfaced Saturday morning that Thiago Alves had suffered a broken rib and had been forced out of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Seoul’ main event bout against Benson Henderson on November 28th. According to MMAJunkie the UFC is currently searching for an opponent for Henderson in order to ‘save’ the main event. This news...

Nov 13, 2015 9:57 pm

White says Cyborg “probably” next for Rousey

It’s the WMMA super-fight fans dream of, Rousey vs. Cyborg. However it’s always been just out of reach for one reason or another. Now, with Cyborg cutting weight in order to eventually take a fight at 135 pounds, ideally with Rousey, a potential super-fight is closer than we think. Ahead of UFC 193 on Saturday,...

Nov 13, 2015 9:36 pm

WATCH! UFC 193 Embedded – weight cut, weigh-in scuffle, and more!

It was quite an action packed day in Melbourne Australia yesterday that was topped off with the UFC 193 weigh-ins that included a scuffle between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm. Needless to say, the 5th episode of the UFC 193 Embedded vlog was an action packed one! In addition, see the scuffle by clicking THIS...

Nov 13, 2015 9:26 pm

Etihad Stadium releases security statement in wake of Paris attacks

In the wake of the tragic terror attacks in Paris Friday evening, the UFC and the Etihad Stadium released a security statement ahead of UFC 193 on Saturday night. MMAFighting has the statement: “Etihad Stadium and UFC jointly send their thoughts and sympathy to those impacted by the terrible incidents which occurred in France. Regarding...

Nov 13, 2015 9:23 pm

Rousey goes off on Holm in Instagram post

At the UFC 193 weigh-ins yesterday, things got quite heated between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm. While UFC President Dana White separated the pair, it was enough time for there to be a bit of a shoving match between the champion and challenger. Following the shoving match, Rousey took to Instagram to trash talk Holm....

Nov 13, 2015 5:38 pm

De La Hoya BLASTS Mayweather in letter

Oscar De La Hoya has been on the receiving end of much criticism from Floyd Mayweather, and ‘Golden Boy’ has had enough. In an open letter, that was published in Playboy, De La Hoya blasted Mayweather. You can read the lengthy letter below: Dear Floyd: You did it. You made it to the 49–0 mark,...

Nov 13, 2015 1:28 pm

Sonnen predicts 2nd round stoppage in Rousey vs. Holm fight

While many believe that Holly Holm is Ronda Rousey’s toughest test to date, one man believes that Holm’s ‘very limited’ skillset won’t do her many favors in the fight. Sonnen broke it down for MMAMania: “There is just so many different ways to look at this,” said Sonnen, who is now the color commentator for...

Nov 13, 2015 11:59 am

Ronda Rousey wants some privacy!

Media was buzzing after a UFC 193 media call last month when UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey reportedly hung up after the media brought up her relationship with UFC heavyweight Travis Browne. The relationship almost seems to be a sore subject with Rousey, as she was questioned about the phone call incident on Thursday...

Nov 13, 2015 11:32 am

Jon Jones sends Holly Holm motivation ahead of title fight with Ronda Rousey

Holly Holm’s life could be much different after this weekend if she can dethrone the UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Holm has the chance to take out one of the sport’s most dominant athletes to ever grace the Octagon. As Holm readies to fight in front of the UFC’s potentially largest crowd in attendance history,...

Nov 13, 2015 10:13 am

MUST SEE! Angela Lee pulls off gnarly twister submission at ONE Championship 32

Despite the last-minute removal of the ONE Championship welterweight title fight, ONE Championship: Pride of Lions, which took place in Singapore on Friday did not lack excitement. The fighters that remained on the card took it in their own hands to give fans thrilling fights. Take a look at Singapore’s “Unstoppable” Angela Lee who finished...

Nov 13, 2015 9:50 am

Ronda Rousey beat up her creepy ex-boyfriend, and says it was completely legal

The talk surrounding Ronda Rousey and domestic violence has been a hot topic for the UFC women’s bantamweight champion. With arguments being generated involving Floyd Mayweather Jr., her boyfriend Travis Browne, to her recent book that entails her beating up an ex-boyfriend, domestic violence seems to be a constant buzz around the champ. In her...

Nov 13, 2015 9:16 am

ONE Championship 32 Askren vs. Santos title fight canceled

A ONE Championship rematch scheduled for today that has been seven months in the making will not come to a realization. After a no-contest bout due to an accidental eye poke between champion Ben Askren and Luis Santos went down at ONE Championship 26 in April, the two were set to fight again Friday in...

Nov 13, 2015 8:48 am

Champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk bitter from all the attention being focused on Ronda Rousey?

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is simply all the rage. From movies to magazine covers, media reporters are like starving animals waiting to get fed an answer from Rousey just days ahead of her main event UFC 193 title defense against Holly Holm. It is a different tone for UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna...

Nov 13, 2015 8:31 am

Rogan questions post-TRT Belfort

Going into Vitor Belfort’s trilogy bout with Dan Henderson this past Saturday in Sao Paulo there was much question as to how Belfort would look given that he was no longer able to use Testosterone Replacement Therapy. Belfort silenced critics by stopping Henderson with strikes in the 1st round, however as Joe Rogan points out,...