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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...

Sep 30, 2015 5:23 pm

RECAP! ‘Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’ Ep. 4

Episode 3 Quick Recap: Urijah Faber’s Team America picked up their second victory in a row when Chris Gruetzemacher pulled off a decision win against Sascha Sharma. Conor McGregor blew a gasket in Sharma’s corner during the fight as the European fighter refused to follow the interim champion’s instruction; Every time McGregor told Sharma to...

Sep 30, 2015 5:22 pm

BJ Penn Wants To Return And Fight Nik Lentz At Featherweight

UFC Hall of Famer and former two-division champion BJ ‘The Prodigy’ Penn just appeared on Wednesday night’s episode of ‘UFC Tonight’ and announced that he wants to return to the UFC and fight Nik Lentz at featherweight. Penn explained his reasoning, saying that he’s sick of hearing about Mike Dolce and wants to fight Lentz, who...

Sep 30, 2015 5:18 pm

UFC 192 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 2

Catch the latest episode of UFC 192 Embedded, featuring Daniel Cormier and his fear of fish and birds, Tyron Woodley training at home and Johny Hendricks doing interviews and playing with his dog. Check it out! ‘On Episode 2 of UFC 192 Embedded, the athletes juggle interviews and interval training. Swedish light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson...

Sep 30, 2015 10:43 am

UFC 192 Light Heavyweights React To Jon Jones’ Possible Return

There’s no question that one thing that will be on a lot of people’s minds during UFC 192 will be Jon Jones. The former UFC light heavyweight champion was given 18 months probation instead of any jail time following a hit and run incident earlier in the year. Thus, Jones could return to the UFC...

Sep 30, 2015 5:59 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Japan’ Pulls In Below Average Ratings

This past weekend’s UFC Fight Night: Japan brought in just slightly below average ratings for a FS1 primetime UFC event. To be clear, the event was not a total bust, it respectively brought in 841,000 viewers. However it is below the average of 882,000 viewers. There were likely a few reasons for this. One, the...

Sep 30, 2015 1:42 am

FLASHBACK! Ryan Bader Confronts Daniel Cormier at Press Conference

Before this weekends UFC 192, which will feature a light heavyweight title fight between champion Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson, let’s take a look back at an altercation that occurred between Cormier and another UFC 192 fighter, Ryan Bader. Back at UFC 187, when Cormier won the title by defeating Anthony Johnson, the two got...

Sep 30, 2015 12:28 am

Joseph Benavidez’s New Staredown Face Is Intimidating…..Sort Of!

UFC flyweight Joseph Benavidez fights at this Saturday’s UFC 192, where he’ll take on Ali Bagautinov in a three round scrap. The fight is an important one in the division with both guys at the top, and both having already challenged ‘Mighty Mouse’ for the title. Ahead of the fight, Team Alpha Male’s Justin Buchholz,...

Sep 30, 2015 12:19 am

Faber vs. Cruz or Faber vs. McGregor –– Which War Of The Words Is Better?

The current season of The Ultimate Fighter seems to be a pretty big hit amongst fans. The fights have been pretty entertaining so far and the coaches, Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber have brought a whole new level of entertainment with their back and forth banter. If you ask viewers, it would probably be the...

Sep 30, 2015 12:06 am

Joe Rogan’s Live Reaction To Uriah Hall’s Finish Of Mousasi –– WATCH NOW!

UFC commentator Joe Rogan held one of his ‘Fight Companion’ podcast this past weekend during UFC Fight Night: Japan and boy was it a good one. The fights were all pretty exciting, although there seemed to be a shortage of finishes. One of the fights that didn’t make it all three rounds was the co-main...

Sep 30, 2015 12:01 am

UFC Fighter Drops Opponent With Groin Shot –– Accident or Intentional?

Nick Hein scores with a dead-on knee to Yusuke Kasuya’s nuts.That’s how it’s done. Nick Hein drives a powerful knee through the balls of Yusuke Kasuya early in the first round of their scheduled three-rounder. Kasuya crumples to the floor and rolls around in pain for nearly the full allotted five minutes. Eventually he resumes...

Sep 30, 2015 12:01 am

Joanna ‘Champion’ Struts Her Stuff In New TV Show

UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk is an absolute killer in the cage. Her last two fights in the UFC have been nothing short of dominating, so much so that now fans don’t want her to fight certain fighters because they don’t want to see their faces get messed up. She’s a beast. However, it now...

Sep 29, 2015 7:43 pm

RDA: ‘Conor McGregor Can’t Succeed At Lightweight, Or Featherweight’

If UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor were to get past Jose Aldo at UFC 194 there has been a lot of talk about him eventually moving up to the lightweight division. If that were to be the case, a fight with current champ Rafael dos Anjos would surely be a possibility, especially with the...

Sep 29, 2015 7:14 pm

Phil Davis On Fedor’s Choice To Fight In Japan: ‘It’s Entirely Business’

Bellator MMA light heavyweight Phil Davis is coming off of quite the debut, winning a one night, four-man tournament at ‘Dynamite’ to earn a shot at the title, against Liam McGeary. There’s no word yet on when that title fight will take place, although president Scott Coker said it would likely the place towards the...

Sep 29, 2015 7:01 pm

Gustafsson: ‘Cormier Might Take Me Down Once, Or Twice’

UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson will once again challenge for the UFC title this Saturday at UFC 192, when he takes on champion Daniel Cormier in the night’s main event. Gustafsson didn’t come away with the belt the first time, when he went five rounds with Jon Jones, but hopes to get the job done...

Sep 29, 2015 3:24 pm

UFC Fighters Not Happy With USADA: ‘They Don’t Pick Up My Calls’

The United States Anti-Doping Agency, or USADA, is the third-party organization that handles the UFC’s drug testing since the start of their new policy. They’re the ones that have been randomly showing up to fighters houses at 6 in the morning to administer drug test. They’re also the ones that were in a bit of...

Sep 29, 2015 12:06 pm

Jones’ UFC Return Imminent? Dana And Lorenzo Show Up At JacksonWinkMMA

By now you might have heard the news about former UFC champion Jon Jones. The former 205 king appeared in court on Tuesday and left with 18 months of probation and no jail time after pleading guilty to a felony charge. Jones’ legal team was able to get Jones a plea deal and ultimately the judge...

Sep 29, 2015 10:43 am

Daniel Cormier On Jones’ Punishment: ‘Jon Is Not Getting Off Scot-Free’

You might have already heard the big news today, that Jon Jones avoided jail time and was given 18 months of probation after he entered a plea agreement stemming from his felony change for fleeing the scene. After the hearing the UFC and Jones released statements right away. Now, we have word from current UFC...

Sep 29, 2015 10:24 am

REPLAY! White And Fertitta Show Up In Court To Support Jones

View post on imgur.com The support that the UFC’s shown for their former light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, has been pretty outstanding. They’ve been quick to release statements about his status and even though they did end up stripping him and suspending him, they’ve essentially been by his side throughout the whole ordeal. Tuesday, at...

Sep 29, 2015 9:48 am

UFC Releases A Statement Regarding Jon Jones’ Future

On Tuesday we found out that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will not be serving any jail time stemming from his hit-and-run incident back in April. He appeared in court and plead guilty to a felony charge of fleeing the scene, as part of a plea deal agreement. The judge heard from Jones’...

Sep 29, 2015 8:43 am

Jon ‘Bones’ Jones Pleads Guilty To 4th Degree Felony

Former UFC champion Jon Jones had his day in court on Tuesday and during the proceedings plead guilty to a felony charge of fleeing the scene, 4th degree felony. Jones was able to get a plea deal, which the judge accepted. Jones’ lawyer talked on his behalf for a while, telling the judge that he’s...

Sep 29, 2015 8:18 am

Jon Jones Looks Ready For His Court Appearance

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones hasn’t been active on social media since his arrest for an alleged hit and run incident back in April. So aside from a few short clips of him training we haven’t seen or heard from Jones basically at all. He’ll be appearing in court today and many suspect...

Sep 29, 2015 12:57 am

Evans: ‘I Was Doubting If I Could Ever Come Back’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans hasn’t fought in nearly two years. His last outing was at UFC 167, where he took out Chael Sonnen in the first round. After that he went through two different surgeries on his knees. During that time he’s been busy doing analyst gigs and staying in the gym....

Sep 29, 2015 12:38 am

Johny Hendricks Argues With Johny Hendricks And….Johny Hendricks

UFC welterweight Johny Hendricks will step back into the octagon this Saturday at UFC 192 when he faces off with Tyron Woodley. The two have some history, going back to their wrestling days, and it should make for an interesting matchup. The UFC has been busy posting and sharing things in order to promote the...

Sep 29, 2015 12:29 am

Vitor Belfort Back To Looking Massive Ahead of Henderson Fight

Former UFC light heavyweight champion and current middleweight fighter Vitor Belfort is gearing up for his next fight, a trilogy match with Dan Henderson in November. Ahead of that fight the fight has stayed busy on Instagram, sharing photos and videos of his training. The fighter looked noticeably different before his last fight, a title...