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Aug 12, 2016 12:21 pm

Tim Kennedy set to return to the Octagon for “big” fight

The last time UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy was in the Octagon, Johny Hendricks was the UFC welterweight champion, Jon Jones was the reigning pound for pound king, and Ronda Rousey was still the UFC women’s bantamweight champion. Kennedy controversially lost the first fight of his career at UFC 178 at the hands of Yoel Romero....

Aug 12, 2016 12:13 pm

Nutritionist weighs in on Conor McGregor possibly returning to 145

With UFC 202 just over a week away, many fans are wondering whether or not featherweight champion Conor McGregor will return to featherweight after his rematch with Nate Diaz. While McGregor has remained noncommittal about returning to featherweight, stating that Jose Aldo is an unreliable opponent, fans are wondering if McGregor will be able to...

Aug 12, 2016 11:23 am

Tim Kennedy pulled a gun to USADA employee’s head and nearly blew his brains out

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy is a highly trained killing machine, not just in the Octagon but really on the field of battle. Kennedy is a member of the 7th Special Forces Group and has served in the war in Afghanistan and Iraq. According to Fight State, Kennedy was recently a commentator for ONNIT Fight Night...

Aug 12, 2016 11:19 am

VIDEO | Danny Trejo was boxing champion while incarcerated

It’s no secret that famed actor Danny Trejo is a big fan of the UFC. What MMA fans may not know however is that Trejo did numerous stints in various prisons and jails, with his final stint in the 70s being a 5-year prison bid. During that time, Trejo not only became an accomplished boxer,...


Aug 12, 2016 10:41 am

Dana White calls the shots, talks Conor McGregor’s next fight after Nate Diaz

Featherweight champion Conor McGregor is scheduled to fight in his second UFC non-title welterweight fight on August 20 at UFC 202. McGregor will rematch Nate Diaz in another scrap at 170 to try and avenge his first UFC loss handed to him by Diaz at UFC 196. UFC President Dana White revealed what will be...

Aug 12, 2016 8:48 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor and Ido Portal reunite for balance training

With just over a week to go until UFC 202, where Conor McGregor will look to avenge his March 5th loss to Nate Diaz, McGregor and movement coach Ido Portal have reunited for some training. The footage was captured by The Mac Life as part of McGregor’s training camp vlog series leading up to the...

Aug 12, 2016 8:00 am

VIDEO | Eddie Alvarez gets into verbal feud with Khabib Nurmagomedov fan

Prior to UFC 201, newly crowned UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez appeared at a fan Q&A alongside UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes. During the course of the Q&A session, Alvarez was asked about a fight with #1 contender Khabib Nurmagomedov, who has called out Alvarez countless times since he won the UFC lightweight championship...

Aug 12, 2016 1:59 am

Anthony Johnson gets a reality check, says he will never get his fight with Jon Jones

Former UFC title contender Anthony Johnson was once scheduled to face Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight title. That all got scrapped when Jones was arrested after being involved in a hit-and-run accident and then was suspended from the UFC and stripped of his title. With Jones most recent debacle of testing positive for...

Aug 12, 2016 12:39 am

Georges St-Pierre doesn’t want ‘a free pass’ like Brock Lesnar

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre has announced that he has started the process to be tested by USADA so that he can be eligible to fight in the UFC once again. While basically all athletes fighting in the UFC need four months of testing done by USADA to be eligible to fight, WWE superstar...

Aug 12, 2016 12:31 am

VIDEO | WWE releases official video of superstars responding to Conor McGregor

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor made a lot of WWE wrestlers and fans upset with some harsh comments he directed at basically all the WWE’s professional wrestlers. The WWE released an official video recapping some of their superstars responding to “The Notorious” and his comments. Cathy Kelley takes you through what some of the professional...

Aug 11, 2016 9:17 pm

Cung Le calls on fighters to join MMA Fighters Association

This week, it was revealed that the Mixed Martial Arts Fighters Association was officially formed as part of the Professional Fighter’s Association. The news comes on the heels of UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt calling for fighters to unionize after it was revealed that Brock Lesnar had failed a pre-fight and fight night drug test revolving...

Aug 11, 2016 7:27 pm

VIDEO | Diaz brothers jump Conor McGregor in hilarious animated video

With just over a week to go until UFC 202, where Conor McGregor will look to bounce back from his March loss and defeat Nate Diaz, a funny video has resurfaced. Prior to the pair’s first meeting in the main event of UFC 196, Nate Diaz famously called Mcgregor’s movement training with Ido Portal “touch...

Aug 11, 2016 1:22 pm

Jon Jones takes plea deal in drag racing case

Prior to UFC 200, news surfaced that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had been pulled over in Albuquerque, New Mexico and handed 5 traffic tickets. Included in the list of tickets was one for drag racing, something Jones vehemently denied. The same week, video surfaced of the encounter starting from the point where...

Aug 11, 2016 9:57 am

Georges St-Pierre tiptoes around answering if he would ever fight Conor McGregor

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre announced that he has started the process to be tested by USADA so that he can be eligible to fight in the UFC again. With his intent to fight and prove his dominance, many are wondering who GSP will be fighting. In a recent interview with Bloody Elbow, “Rush”...

Aug 11, 2016 8:59 am

VIDEO | Urijah Faber randomly drug tested at 6am

USADA has been known to appear on fighter’s doorsteps bright and early at 6am for random drug testing. The latest fight to be woken up by the U.S. Anti-Doping agency is none other than former UFC bantamweight title challenger Urijah Faber, who returns to the Octagon to fight Jimmie Rivera at UFC 203 on September...

Aug 11, 2016 8:50 am

Michael Bisping: USADA comes in, now I’m world champ

Back in June, UFC veteran Michael Bisping stepped into the Octagon on short notice to fight Luke Rockhold for the UFC middleweight championship. Bisping went on to shock the world as he knocked out Rockhold just minutes into the first round to win the middleweight championship. Since then, the champ has been booked to defend...

Aug 11, 2016 8:13 am

Chael Sonnen ready to put friendship aside for Nick Diaz fight?

Just several weeks ago, former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen, and MMA veteran Nick Diaz, both celebrated the end of their suspensions. Sonnen was suspended 2-years for a pair of failed drug tests back in 2014 prior to his scheduled fight with Vitor Belfort. After it was revealed that he failed the drug tests, Sonnen...

Aug 11, 2016 7:19 am

BREAKING! Professional Fighters Association has officially launched

Big news from the world of mixed martial arts. The Professional Fighters Association (PFA) was established today to represent the collective interests of the fighters employed by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). The goal of the “PFA” is to organize the fighters so that they can collectively bargain their terms and conditions of employment. The...

Aug 10, 2016 8:28 pm

Brock Lesnar’s case put on agenda at next NSAC meeting, Jon Jones left out

Since it was announced that Brock Lesnar had failed a pre-fight and fight night drug test, there has been much speculation as to when Lesnar would appear in front of the NSAC regarding his case. In addition, many are wondering when former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will appear in front of the NSAC...

Aug 10, 2016 2:31 pm

Georges St-Pierre breaks down Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz I

In just over a week, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will step into the Octagon to square off in a highly anticipated welterweight rematch. The fight has the MMA community split in two over who they believe is going to win the fight, with some thinking that Diaz will once again defeat McGregor given that...

Aug 10, 2016 2:24 pm

Georges St-Pierre: Fighters also at fault for low pay

The issue of fighter pay is one that always brought up in MMA. In recent times, the issue has been more prevalent given the UFC’s apparel deal with Reebok, which Vitor Belfort even compared to slavery. With news of former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre stating that he is ready to make his UFC return,...

Aug 10, 2016 9:31 am

VIDEO | Diaz brothers get stoned at gaming tournament

GOOD BATTLE to our bud and fellow #stonedgamer @natediaz209 in his upcoming fight against #ConorMcGregor! We would say SHOCK the world again — but Nate, to be honest, we're not surprised m*************! #209 Check out #NateDiaz and @nickdiaz209 at The World's First #Stoned #Gamer Tournament sampling the finest of #extracts smoked from The Official #Vaporizer...

Aug 10, 2016 9:05 am

VIDEO | The Evolution of CM Punk (trailer)

On September 10th at UFC 203, former WWE champion CM Punk will step into the Octagon for his highly anticipated UFC debut over a year after it was announced that he had signed with the UFC. With less than a month to go until his UFC debut, the promotion released the trailer for The Evolution...

Aug 10, 2016 2:17 am

PHOTO | Conor McGregor looking like an absolute beast

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor said that his diet was one of his downfalls in his last fight with Nate Diaz. McGregor claimed that he ate his way up to fight in the first welterweight contest with Diaz and says that this camp for the rematch has been much different. Check out “The Notorious” looking...