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Jul 27, 2016 12:25 pm

VIDEO | Ludacris thought he was having a bad day until he ran into Tyron Woodley

UFC 201 takes place in Atlanta, Georgia this weekend. Atlanta rapper and actor Ludacris shared this funny video of him seeming like he was having a bad day. Ludacris jokingly said that he was going to mess up the first people he ran into and it just happened to be UFC welterweight title challenger Tyron...

Jul 27, 2016 11:41 am

10 fighters who have been hit in the head the most while standing

If you had to guess, who would you say has gotten hit in the head the most while standing and trading strikes in the UFC, WEC and Strikeforce? According to @fightnomics, Sam Stout lands at the top after receiving 562 strikes to the head while standing. Stout hung up his gloves after losing to Frankie...

Jul 27, 2016 9:24 am

Benson Henderson backs Mark Hunt’s attempt to unionize fighters

Since it was announced that Brock Lesnar failed a pre-fight, as well as a fight night drug test for UFC 200, his opponent, Mark Hunt, has continued to make headlines. In addition to an expletive filled rant, Hunt called for the UFC to give him 100% of Lesnar’s massive $2.5 million purse for the event....


Jul 27, 2016 8:38 am

Carlos Condit eyes title shot with win over Demian Maia

Prior to Carlos Condit’s UFC 195 welterweight title fight with Robbie Lawler, the ‘Natural Born Killer’ revealed that the fight very well could be his last before retiring. After losing a controversial split decision, Condit stated that unless he got an immediate rematch with Lawler, he was on hiatus until further notice. The UFC opted...

Jul 27, 2016 7:54 am

Brian Stann: Conor McGregor has nothing to gain in Jose Aldo rematch

At UFC 194, many expected Conor McGregor to face the toughest test of his career as he stepped into the Octagon to face featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo. Instead, McGregor ended Aldo’s reign in just 13 seconds, knocking him out with a brutal cross. With Aldo now the interim featherweight champion, he has earned himself a...

Jul 27, 2016 7:30 am

Former boxing champ rips potential Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fight

Earlier this year, talks of a potential Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather boxing match had both the MMA community and boxing community fantasizing about the potential fight. The fight never came to fruition, and ultimately Conor McGregor signed to fight Nate Diaz in a welterweight rematch at UFC 202 on August 20th. Ahead of that...

Jul 27, 2016 7:17 am

Jose Aldo eyeing superfight with Dominick Cruz

While Jose Aldo’s next fight will likely be a title unification fight with Conor McGregor after McGregor has his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz in August, the interim featherweight champion appears to be eyeing a fight with bantamweight kingpin Dominick Cruz. Cruz spoke recently in an interview, where he explained that if McGregor is...

Jul 27, 2016 7:02 am

Nate Diaz pre-fight mentality: “I’m probably gonna get knocked out”

After fighting professionally for over a decade, UFC superstar Nate Diaz knows that anything can happen in a fight. Ahead of his UFC 202 rematch with Conor McGregor on August 20th, Diaz made an appearance on The Conan O’Brien Show, where he explained his preflight mentality: “I write it off from the beginning like, ‘I’m...

Jul 27, 2016 2:31 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor sends Nate Diaz a daunting message on the Conan show

Nate Diaz was a guest on the “Conan” show on Tuesday night ahead of his main event rematch with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor set for UFC 202 on August 20. McGregor had a special message for Diaz that the show’s production team put together. McGregor was his usual self and threw some insults at...

Jul 26, 2016 7:20 pm

VIDEO | Cristiano Ronaldo meets Conor McGregor

Ahead of Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz on August 20th in Las Vegas, the featherweight champ was visited by soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo in Las Vegas. The pair posted a photo together on Instagram, which then prompted The Mac Life Productions to release the full video of the pair’s meeting. Check it...

Jul 26, 2016 7:02 pm

VIDEO | Valentina Shevchenko calls out Amanda Nunes

This past weekend in Chicago, Illinois, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm stepped into the Octagon to fight Valentina Shevchenko. Shevchenko controlled the fight from the start, picking Holm apart with her incredible Muay Thai skills, and countering Holm as she looked to close the distance. Following the win, Shevchenko called for a fight...

Jul 26, 2016 6:24 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz fined for swearing while on the set of SportsNation

Got 'eeeem 😂 A video posted by SportsNation (@sportsnation) on Jul 26, 2016 at 4:06pm PDT UFC veteran Nate Diaz claims that he does not like to swear. However, sometimes Diaz’s mouth takes the spotlight and unleashes all the F bombs you can handle. While some take offense to his use of explicit language, Diaz...

Jul 26, 2016 5:12 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz talks respect for Conor McGregor, PEDs in MMA, more

With less than a month until UFC 202, where Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor will have their highly anticipated welterweight rematch, the pair have begun their media obligations for the event. During an appearance on SportsNation, Nate Diaz was asked about his feelings towards Conor McGregor, his thoughts on PEDs in MMA, and more!

Jul 26, 2016 12:53 pm

VIDEO | Running man challenge in the middle of real cage fight?

The “running man challenge” was taken to a whole new level in the middle of a cage fight recently. Check out the video as a fighter literally runs with his back facing his opponent after getting hit a few times. The fight was an amateur bout in Malaysia in the Ultimate Beatdown between Marcus Tan...

Jul 26, 2016 12:39 pm

VIDEO | Dana White: BJ Penn should have been one of the best ever

With one of the most impressive resumes in the history of mixed martial arts, BJ Penn is undoubtably one of the greatest fighters of all time. The UFC Hall of Famer, who is one of only two men to hold UFC championships in two weight classes, is still widely regarded as one of the top...

Jul 26, 2016 12:07 pm

VIDEO | Robbie Lawler highlight – ‘Ruthless’

As UFC 201 approaches this weekend, here’s an amazing highlight from @BrattMamley to get you psyched up for UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler getting back to the Octagon to defend his title. Lawler is set to take on contender Tyron Woodley in the main event of UFC 201, which takes place in Atlanta, Georgia on...

Jul 26, 2016 11:30 am

Jose Aldo’s coach questions frequency of Conor McGregor’s drug testing

The US Anti Doping agency has been testing UFC fighters for over a year now. Over the course of the first year of testing, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was tied for the most tested athlete. With that being said, Nova Uniao head coach Andre Pederneiras doesn’t think it’s enough. Ahead of Jose Aldo’s potential...

Jul 26, 2016 11:20 am

New Zealand BJJ practitioner kidnapped by men wearing police uniforms in Rio de Janeiro

As the Rio Olympic Games are approaching, many people are wondering about the levels of safety in Brazil. Recently, Jason Lee who is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioner from New Zealand says he was kidnapped by men wearing police uniforms in Rio. From NZHerald: On Facebook, Lee wrote “yesterday I got kidnapped in Brazil.” Lee said...

Jul 26, 2016 10:42 am

Jon Jones’ brother blames supplements for failed drug test

Arthur Jones made MMA headlines this month when he was suspended 4 games by the NFL for violating the company’s drug policy. The news came just weeks after his younger brother, Jon Jones, was pulled from UFC 200 for a potential USADA anti-doping violation. In the case of Jon, the US Anti-Doping Agency began testing...

Jul 26, 2016 10:32 am

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen celebrates end of suspension

This week, former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen completed his 2 year suspension. ‘The American Gangster’ remained adamant that he was retired from MMA, however this month he made headlines by taking a USADA drug test. Sonnen revealed that he was waiting to see if he could pass the drug test, before committing to a...

Jul 26, 2016 9:57 am

Royce Gracie supporting Amir Khan in transition to MMA

Earlier this month, former boxing champion Amir Khan took to social media with a picture of himself and a UFC championship belt, leading many to wonder if he is serious about stepping into the Octagon. Khan followed the picture with an interview, in which he stated that he would be interested in fighting UFC featherweight...

Jul 26, 2016 9:32 am

Jose Aldo unveils gameplan for Conor McGregor

Back at UFC 194, Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo finally stepped in the Octagon to fight for the featherweight championship. While many expected the fight to be the toughest test of McGregor’s career, he dispatched of the longtime champion in just 13 seconds. At UFC 200, Aldo earned himself a rematch with McGregor as he...

Jul 26, 2016 9:08 am

VIDEO | Robin Black breaks down Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley

This Saturday at UFC 201, UFC welterweight kingpin Robbie Lawler will return to the Octagon at UFC 201 to fight Tyron Woodley in the main event of the highly anticipated card. Lawler, who has successfully defended his welterweight strap twice since winning the belt from Johny Hendricks in 2014 at UFC 181, will look to...

Jul 26, 2016 8:29 am

VIDEO | Behind The Scenes: Conor McGregor vs. Ronda Rousey Bud Light Challenge

Recently, Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey took part in the Bud Light Challenge at the TUF Gym in Las Vegas. Both fighters had a team of fellow UFC fighters, with the fighters battling it out with the best strike on foam opponents. In the video above you can see behind the scenes footage of the...