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Jul 20, 2015 4:14 pm

UFC Fight Night 71 Payout Report: Duffee Earns $12,000 for Main Event Bout

Todd Duffee’s first trip into a UFC main event did not end well, to say the least. The heavyweight kept the fight standing and traded shots with long-time veteran Frank Mir and was holding his ground. Duffee fired off a wild shot that left him susceptible to a counter and Mir dropped him like a...

Jul 20, 2015 2:45 pm

UFC Cutman: ‘Reebok/UFC Deal Could Push Us to Boxing’

It turns out the partnership between UFC and Reebok will be hurting more than just the fighters. Late in 2014, UFC announced they had signed an exclusive sponsorship deal with Reebok that would benefit the fighters. The men and women of the UFC didn’t get too excited as details behind the deal were yet to...

Jul 20, 2015 1:23 pm

Trilogy? Barao Expecting 3rd Fight with Dillashaw After UFC on FOX

The rematch isn’t even in the books and Renan Barao is already planning a rubber match with TJ Dillashaw! Dillashaw handed Barao his first loss in over nine years at UFC 173 when he defeated him for the UFC Bantamweight Championship. The two agreed upon an immediate rematch, but injuries from both camps caused the...

Jul 20, 2015 11:56 am

UFC Vet Din Thomas Happy With New Fight Life

“I’ve been retired for about two years now and I’ve transitioned into doing a lot of coaching. I’m one of the main coaches for American Top Team now. I can’t complain. I get to work with high-level athletes, I still get to come to these shows and be a part of this game. I’m really happy about that....

Jul 20, 2015 8:57 am

Cub Swanson says he would beat ‘idiot’ Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor has gold around his waist and a bullseye on his back. Featherweights in the UFC are chomping at the bit to be the one to hand McGregor his first loss in the octagon, and Cub Swanson thinks he’s the one that can do it. “I still think he’s an idiot”, Swanson told Bloody...

Jul 20, 2015 7:45 am

Ronda Rousey: It’s Been A Joy Watching Conor McGregor Mature

Though it is not confirmed, it is safe to assume that Ronda Rousey and Conor McGregor are the two biggest active draws in Ultimate Fighting Championship. McGregor made his UFC debut just two months after Rousey defended her UFC Bantamweight Championship for the first time and it’s safe to say Rousey has had her eye...

Jul 20, 2015 7:27 am

CM Punk: ‘Coach Says My Best Area Right Now Is Striking’

Phil “CM Punk” Brooks has the popularity of a top-ten fighter without even having a professional fight to his name, and that has brought some controversy to his UFC signing. Punk signed a contract with the UFC back in December 2014 and has been training for his debut fight ever since. He chose to train...

Jul 20, 2015 6:47 am

Go Behind the Scenes of ‘TUF: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’

Now that “The Ultimate Fighter: Blackzilians vs. American Top Team” is in the books, it’s time to film the next season! It was revealed during the TUF 21 Finale that the next season’s coaches would be none other than UFC Interim Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber. While the two will not be fighting...

Jul 20, 2015 2:00 am

It’s Fight Week and Miesha Tate Is Looking Good!

Miesha Tate needs a win now more than ever as she prepares to step into the octagon with Jessica “Evil” Eye this weekend at UFC on FOX 16. Tate has been on a tear and is currently riding a three fight win streak since her loss to Ronda Rousey at UFC 168. A victory over Eye...

Jul 19, 2015 6:18 pm

Frank Mir Reflects on Jose Aldo’s WEC Debut

Before Jose Aldo became one of the greatest featherweights to fight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, he was just another fighter with an impressive record making his debut on American soil. Boasting an impressive record of 10-1, Jose Aldo made his WEC debut in 2008 against Alexandre Franca Nogueira. Former WEC commentator Frank Mir knew...

Jul 19, 2015 2:33 pm

Cris Cyborg: ‘Tito Ortiz is like family… The UFC Makes me sad…’

“I cannot make 135 (pounds) now, and I’m really happy with Invicta because they opened the door for me. I love fights. UFC doesn’t have my weight class and it makes me sad… I’m happy at Invicta.” Fresh off her devastating TKO win, Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris “Cyborg” Justino talked about her relationship with...

Jul 19, 2015 2:09 pm

‘Bigfoot’ Silva Interested in Rematch with Fedor Emelianenko

Fedor Emelianenko is once again the hottest free agent in mixed martial arts. Whether he will head to Bellator or UFC remains to be seen, but heavyweights around the world are lining up for a shot at one of the greatest of all time. Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva’s stock rose tenfold in 2011 when he defeated...

Jul 19, 2015 1:18 pm

Matt Brown: ‘Carlos Condit is always an ideal fight for me’

An injury forced Matt Brown out of his fight with Carlos Condit years ago at “UFC on FOX 9”, but their paths may cross again in the near future. “The Immortal” Matt Brown is coming fresh off a big submission win over Tim Means at “UFC 189: McGregor vs. Mendes” in the final preliminary fight...

Jul 19, 2015 12:42 pm

Dillashaw Supports Aldo’s Decision to Pull Out of UFC 189

“UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor” was expected to be one of the biggest events of the year. Brazilian and Irish fans from around the world were going to gather to watch the two finally square off. Then, Jose Aldo suffered a rib injury that forced him out of the main-event. Instead of collecting the biggest...

Jul 19, 2015 7:13 am

Manager: Fedor just as likely to sign with UFC as he is with Bellator

Fedor Emelianenko’s announcement that he will be returning to the world of mixed martial arts shocked the world earlier this week. The former PRIDE Heavyweight Champion has been inactive since his last bout in 2012 when he defeated Pedro Rizzo in less than two minutes. Now no longer associated with M-1 Global, Emelianenko is free...

Jul 19, 2015 2:00 am

Where’s Aldo? Conor McGregor On the Hunt for the Champ — WATCH!

Conor McGregor has defeated every single opponent Dana White and Joe Silva has put in front of him, and he isn’t going to let us forget that. McGregor’s most recent sponsorship with “Game of War” gets mashed up with the interim champion’s path to the gold, with a killer punchline at the end! Hahaha hilarious...

Jul 18, 2015 1:46 pm

UFC Fighters React To Michael Bisping’s Split Decision Win

Some think it was a controversial decision and possibly should have gone to Thales Leites, but it was Michael Bisping who grabbed the split decision in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Glasgow. Check out what other UFC fighter had to say about the decision! People bitching about Bisping decision it was close but...

Jul 18, 2015 8:01 am

Striker pulls out slick submission following impressive stand up performance — Watch!

Moise Rimbon, one of the world’s top middleweight fighters, once again put his dominance on display on the Asian fight circuit, recently. Watch the Phuket Top Team fighter batter his opponent on the feet, then submit him on the ground. Phuket Dreaming, brought to you by Phuket Top Team and BJPENN.COM, is MMA’s most watched...

Jul 18, 2015 8:00 am

Leg Jitsu? — How One UFC Fighter Created His Own Game

Ian Entwistle is a UFC prospect on the rise, and what’s most notable about the Phuket Top Team fighter is his ability to grab heel-hooks and finish fights. Above is his style explained, enjoy! Phuket Dreaming, brought to you by Phuket Top Team and BJPENN.COM, is MMA’s most watched web-series. Shot by MMA’s infamous Genghis...

Jul 18, 2015 12:55 am

Asian Fans Want Askren To Get Whooped

“I think in a lot of countries in Asia, they want to see the loudmouth, arrogant American get beat up. I’m not saying that is what Askren is. I’m not saying that about a champion. The stereotype of Americans in Asia is being loudmouth, arrogant and bragging, all this kind of stuff. That stereotype is...