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Oct 2, 2015 9:57 am

Rose Namajunas: ‘I Don’t Mind Fighting Friends’

Saturday night in Houston, TX, UFC 192 goes down and despite a little shake up at the last-minute, with Johny Hendricks vs. Tyron Woodley being canceled, there’s still plenty of fights to be excited about. For example, a strawweight scrap between TUF 20 alum Rose Namajunas and Angela Hill. Their fight will take place on...

Oct 2, 2015 9:44 am

Johny Hendricks Explains Weight Cut Issue: ‘My Body Just Started To Shut Down’

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will not be fighting on Saturday in UFC 192’s co-main event. The Hendricks vs. Tyron Woodley fight was pulled from the card after Hendricks was rushed to the emergency room with an intestine blockage and kidney stone from trying to cut weight. The news was broke by UFC president...

Oct 2, 2015 9:18 am

After Fight Cancelation, Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov Bumped To Main Card

Early Friday morning UFC president Dana White announced, via Twitter, that the co-main event fight for UFC 192, going down on Saturday, had been canceled. The fight, a welterweight scrap between former champion Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, was called off because of an issue Hendricks had with cutting weight. After White broke the news,...


Oct 2, 2015 8:59 am

UFC Fighters React To Hendricks vs. Woodley Being Pulled From UFC 192

UFC president Dana White decided to ruin everybody’s Friday morning by announcing that the scheduled UFC 192 co-main event, between welterweights Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, had abruptly been pulled from the card. White only said, in a tweet, that it was due to an issue with Hendricks’ weight cut. Everyone jumped online and starting...

Oct 2, 2015 8:28 am

Johny Hendricks Rushed To Emergency Room After Weight Cut Issue

On Friday morning UFC president Dana White shocked a lot of people when he announced, via twitter, that the welterweight fight between Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, scheduled for Saturday’s UFC 192, has been canceled. White provide no information other than it was due to a weight cut issue suffered by Hendricks. That was a...

Oct 2, 2015 8:05 am

Daniel Cormier: ‘We’re Lucky To Have USADA’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier seems to be pretty happy with the UFC’s new drug testing policy, which has the United States Anti-Doping Agency handling all of the testing. Cormier will look to defend his title for the first time when he fights Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192’s main event this Saturday. Ahead of...

Oct 2, 2015 7:54 am

Julianna Pena: ‘Women Should Make 10 Times More Than Male Fighters’

This weekend at UFC 192, Julianna Pena will step in the octagon and face off with Jessica Eye. It’s an important fight for both women. Eye is coming off of that loss to Miesha Tate and Pena hasn’t seen any action since April, but is currently on a two fight win streak. Eye will look...

Oct 2, 2015 6:25 am

Joe Schilling: ‘Diaz Suspension Ridiculous, But Will Turn Out To Be A Good Thing’

Bellator MMA and GLORY Kickboxing fighter Joe Schilling has a very interning and overall positive outlook on the whole controversial Nick Diaz suspension situation. Schilling recently spoke with MMAFighting about the ordeal and said that although he feels that the five-year suspension and fine was absolutely ridiculous, he ultimately feels confident that it will be...

Oct 2, 2015 5:44 am

Jon Fitch vs. Yushin Okami Winner Will Face Jake Shields For Vacant WSOF WW Title

The World Series of Fighting had to deal with a big situation recently, with the whole Jake Shields vs. Rousimar Palhares situation. After their welterweight title fight the promotion made the decision to strip Palhares of his belt and suspend him indefinitely. Palhares continually scratched at Shields’ eyes throughout the fight and then, when he...

Oct 2, 2015 12:42 am

McGregor Shows Off Spin Kicks In New Training Video

A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Oct 2, 2015 at 11:33am PDT UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor will face off with champ Jose Aldo (hopefully) at UFC 194, which is scheduled to go down on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas. The event will cap off an incredible weekend of fights, with...

Oct 1, 2015 4:37 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘I’m Going Out The Way I Want To’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans makes his return tho the octagon after nearly two years out of action. His last fight was against Chael Sonnen back in 2013, a fight he won via TKO in the first round. He’s coming into this weekend’s fights with a two fight win steak and looks to...

Oct 1, 2015 2:09 pm

Charles Oliveira: ‘I Was Afraid Of Being Crippled’ After Holloway Injury

It was a confusing and scary situation when UFC featherweight Charles Oliveira crumbled in pain during his fight with Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon. It turns out he suffered an injury to his esophagus, which just sounds painful, and according to the fighter he actually didn’t have any feeling on the left side...

Oct 1, 2015 11:53 am

Werdum Says Velasquez Rematch ‘Will Happen in Brazilian Soccer Stadium’

From the sound of things, it looks like the rematch between UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum and former champ Cain Velasquez will likely take place in Brazil, at a soccer stadium. That’s according to the champ himself, who told MMAFighting that it’s not official yet, but the fight will take place in March and will...

Oct 1, 2015 10:29 am

The UFC Loses Again In Anti-Trust Lawsuit

Just last week, the judge in the UFC’s anti-trust lawsuit ruled against a motion for dismissal, thus allowing the case to move forward. Now, according to BloodyElbow’s John Nash, the UFC has lost another battle in the case and the judge has ruled that they cannot stop plaintiffs attorney Rob Maysey from viewing their highly...

Oct 1, 2015 10:06 am

BJ Penn Explains Mike Dolce & Nik Lentz Call Out

On Wednesday’s episode of ‘UFC Tonight’ UFC Hall of Fame fighter and two-division champion BJ Penn joined hosts Michael Bisping and Kenny Florian for a one-on-one interview. At first it seemed like he was there to talk about life outside the cage and what he’s been up to since his retirement, but then, when asked...

Oct 1, 2015 10:02 am

Dominick Cruz Breaks Down Cormier vs. Gustafsson

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is scheduled to make his long overdue return to the octagon to face current champ TJ Dillashaw at UFC Fight Night 81, is also a respected analyst, working on UFC on FOX. Cruz put on his analyst hat during a recent stop by MMAJunkie Radio and gave an in-depth...

Oct 1, 2015 5:57 am

Former UFC Champ Rashad Evans: ‘I Love The Trash Talking’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will be making his return to the octagon this weekend after nearly two years out of competition. Evans will come back and fight Ryan Bader at UFC 192, a fight that could put him in the title picture, if he wins. Before getting injured, Evans was on a...

Oct 1, 2015 5:23 am

Anthony ‘Showtime’ Pettis Says He Never Offered To Train Donald Cerrone

Upcoming UFC lightweight title challenger Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone will face off with the champ, Rafael dos Anjos, at UFC on FOX 17 on Dec. 19. Recently, Cerrone appeared on an episode of UFC commentator Joe Rogan’s podcast, ‘The Joe Rogan Experience.’ Cerrone talked about all kinds of things, both MMA and non MMA related. While...

Oct 1, 2015 12:59 am

Rapper Wiz Khalifa Show His Support –– ‘Free Nick Diaz’

A video posted by biglonn412 (@biglonn412) on Sep 30, 2015 at 11:14pm PDT It’s official, the #FreeNickDiaz movement is massive. I mean, it was already massive amongst the MMA community, but now it’s breaking out into the mainstream media. Posted on Instagram, we now have a video of rapper Wiz Khalifa showing his support for...

Oct 1, 2015 12:57 am

Luke Rockhold Shatters New iPhone 6s For The Sake Of Research

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold, who will be challenging for the title at UFC 194 when he takes on Chris Weidman, recently helped out SquareTrade Labs and kick and bent a few iPhones in the name of research. The new iPhone 6s’s just came out and are supposed to be a lot more durable with special...

Oct 1, 2015 12:43 am

Dan Henderson And Frank Shamrock Grapple In Old School Match

Well here’s a petty cool TBT for your October Thursday. It’s an old school grappling match between MMA legends Dan Henderson and Frank Shamrock. When I say old, I mean old. It took place back when Shamrock was only 25 years old and Henderson only 27. The two met in a grappling match, but it...

Sep 30, 2015 8:20 pm

REPLAY! BJ Penn Calls Out Mike Dolce: ‘Bring Your Best Guy’

On Wednesday’s ‘UFC Tonight’ Hall of Fame fighter and two division champion BJ Penn joined the crew for an interview and ended up issuing a challenge to Mike Dolce. Penn was asked about the whole Dolce situation, from his last fight, and Penn said he was sick of talking about that guy and decided to...

Sep 30, 2015 6:13 pm

UFC 192: Open Workout Highlights

UFC 192 goes down this Saturday in Houston, TX and will feature a big light heavyweight title fight in the main event, between current champ Daniel Cormier and challenger Alexander Gustafsson. We’ll also get to see a possible welterweight number one contender match between former champ Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley. Also in the light...