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Oct 5, 2015 11:45 am

“Mr. Wonderful” Discusses Recent Bellator Tournament Win

Former UFC light heavyweight and current Bellator MMA fighter Phil Davis discusses his recent Dynamite Tournament win. Davis was one of four fighters in the one-night tournament. Davis took out former champ Emanuel Newton in the first fight, advancing to the final. In the other first round fight, ‘King Mo’ Lawal came out on top....

Oct 5, 2015 11:26 am

UFC Fighters react to Sage Northcutt’s dominant UFC debut

Texas’ Sage Northcutt walked into “UFC 192” with a major following despite never stepping foot in the octagon beforehand. One of Northcutt’s most recent fights with Legacy Fighting Championship went viral and the nineteen year old’s hype train took a life of its own from there. Despite getting an overwhelming reactions from fans online and...

Oct 5, 2015 11:09 am

Shogun Rua eyeing March return against ‘Rampage’ Jackson

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua has been forced to sit on the sidelines after undergoing shoulder injury earlier in the year. The former PRIDE and UFC champion is already planning his return to the octagon, though, and he has his sights set on Quinton “Rampage” Jackson. The callouts from “Rampage” and Shogun were not disrespectful by any...

Oct 5, 2015 10:07 am

Music Icon Cher supports lifting NAC’s Nick Diaz ban!

As soon as it was revealed that Nick Diaz would be getting suspended for five years for failing one of his UFC 183 post-fight drug tests, the mixed martial arts community came out in full support of the popular UFC fighter. Everybody from Ronda Rousey to Henry Cejudo spoke out against the Nevada State Athletic...


Oct 5, 2015 9:51 am

UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm lineup set with 12 bouts

UFC 193 is set to go down Sunday November 15 (Saturday November 14 in North America) live from Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, Australia. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a women’s bantamweight title fight featuring current champ Ronda Rousey taking on undefeated challenger Holly Holm. Ronda Rousey (12-0 MMA) is coming off a first-round knockout...

Oct 5, 2015 8:22 am

Girl Fight! Gadelha Insults The Champ, Says Joanna Looks Like “Gollem”

Top UFC strawweight contender Claudia Gadelha (13-1 MMA) took to her Instagram this past weekend, where she fired shots at current UFC 115-pound title holder Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Check it out: A photo posted by Claudinha Gadelha (@claudiagadelhaufc) on Oct 3, 2015 at 12:32pm PDT Doesn’t the belt look more beautiful (with me) than with Gollum?/Será...

Oct 5, 2015 2:43 am

Jon “Bones” Jones kicks it with “The Reem” after UFC 192

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones (21-1 MMA) was hanging out with friend and training partner Alistair Overeem following the UFC 192 fights this past Saturday night. “The Reem” posted the following photo on his instagram and wrote that he “Can’t wait till the champ is back in the mix and dominating as...

Oct 5, 2015 1:00 am

Ladies! Get Your Sage Northcutt Fix HERE!

There’s a good reason why everybody from Anthony “Rumble” Johnson to Urijah Faber are singing their praises of UFC’s newest phenom Sage Northcutt. The nineteen year old has the potential to be the next big thing in the octagon and put his whole weight class on notice when he dominated and finished Francisco Trevino in...

Oct 4, 2015 9:49 pm

Jon Jones waiting on UFC reinstatement as 18 month probation starts

The UFC’s light heavyweight division is about to get a lot more interesting with the return of Jon “Bones” Jones possibly on the horizon. The former champion was stripped of his title after allegedly causing a three-vehicle hit and run and fleeing the scene of the crime. UFC announced the suspension of one of their...

Oct 4, 2015 5:02 pm

Woodley: The media knew my UFC 192 bout was canceled before I did

Johny “Big Rig” Hendricks lost an opportunity to earn another title shot in front of his home-state crowd in Texas when he was forced out of his fight with Tyron Woodley due to weight cutting issues. Woodley was ready to make weight on Friday evening, but learned of his bout falling through in a bizarre...

Oct 4, 2015 3:16 pm

Here’s The Controversial Scorecard for Cormier/Gustafsson

Fans were on their feet when Daniel Cormier’s first attempt at defending the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship came to an end at “UFC 192”. Both Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson proved to be championship material, but only one fighter could walk out with the gold slung over their shoulder. Cormier relied on his bread and butter...

Oct 4, 2015 10:01 am

UFC Fighters React To D.C. vs. Gustafsson Decision

Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson went to war in one of the best championship fights of the year! The two warriors left it all in the octagon for the right to become the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Cormier set the pace for an exciting fight when he executed a vicious slam on Gustafsson from at...

Oct 3, 2015 10:32 pm

Former Champ Jon Jones Reacts To Daniel Cormier’s Win At UFC 192

He’s at it again. Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is back to posting videos on his social media, then deleting them. Fortunately, the internet is a very resourceful and we’ve got the videos he decided to get rid of. It’s not like they’re very controversial or anything, maybe he just figured it wouldn’t do...

Oct 3, 2015 1:55 pm

Let’s Be Honest… McGregor Is Slicker Than The Rest — Movement Master In Motion

Always a great time plotting set ups and traps with my brother 'Rowdy' Owen Roddy! #SBG #Primal A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Oct 2, 2015 at 11:33am PDT “The Notorious” Conor McGregor preaches that he’s the king of movement. He obsesses over the arts, and it always shows come fight night....

Oct 3, 2015 1:21 pm

Hendricks’ Wife Has Message For Ignorant UFC Fans

The MMA world went nuts Friday morning when UFC president Dana white announced that the fight between Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley was canceled just the day before it was set to go down at UFC 192, after an issue with Hendricks’ weight cut. Immediately, fans and other fighters started bashing Hendricks’ for once again...

Oct 3, 2015 12:10 pm

WHOA! Bounce Off The Ropes, Flying Elbow KO (Replay)

Sometimes the ropes can help you out and sometimes they can assist you in getting knocked out, this clip shows the latter. Another, perhaps even more interesting thing about this KO, is the fact that it’s a freaking flying elbow KO. Have you even heard of that before? I mean we’ve all seen out share...

Oct 3, 2015 10:58 am

Cruz: ‘Rashad Evans Will Benefit From Long Layoff’

According to fellow UFC fighter and analyst, Dominick Cruz, former UFC champ Rashad Evans will benefit from his long layoff in his fight against Ryan Bader at UFC 192. Cruz told MMAFighting that because Evans is a vet and has all the experience and knowledge that he already has, the long lay off could really...

Oct 3, 2015 10:21 am

Coach: ‘Hendricks Came In Too Heavy, He Has To Take Responsibility For That’

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks was rushed to the ER on Thursday after trying to cut weight. He ended up with an intestinal blockage and a kidney stone and was eventually pulled from his fight with Tyron Woodley, scheduled for UFC 192 on Saturday night. The fight was canceled and everyone was pretty disappointed....

Oct 3, 2015 6:38 am

Dana Doesn’t Ignore, And He Also Doesn’t Think Caraway Wants To Fight This Guy

Well if you’re UFC bantamweight Bryan Caraway, this probably won’t make you feel very good. Caraway’s been called out a bunch recently, mostly for not accepting fights, or turning them down. From Aljamain Sterling to Urijah Faber, there’s been a lot of shots thrown at the fighter who many know as Miesha Tate’s significant other....

Oct 3, 2015 12:57 am

UFC’s Best Hit The Silver Screen, But Who’d You Rather?

So these days it seems like all the movie roles are going to the UFC’s female fighters. From Ronda Rousey taking over Hollywood and replacing Patrick Swayze to the Anti-Rousey group, Miesha Tate, Holly Holm and Cyborg acting in that ‘Fight Valley’ movie. As far as current male UFC fighters, it looks like they’re out...

Oct 2, 2015 3:26 pm

Cain Velasquez On Werdum Rematch: ‘We’re Hearing March, In Brazil’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez took part in a fan Q&A prior to today’s UFC 192 weigh-ins in Houston, where he revealed that his rematch with Fabricio Werdum is being targeted for a March event in Brazil. “Now we’re hearing March in Brazil, so I’m happy about that,” Velasquez told MMAjunkie. “I’m looking to...

Oct 2, 2015 10:43 am

Former Pride Boss On Fedor Making $2.5M: ‘This Is Absolutely Not True’

Fedor Emelianenko shocked the MMA World when he announced that he had signed a contract to fight for former Pride FC boss Nobuyuki Sakakibara’s new Japanese promotion on New Year’s Eve. Shortly after news broke that “The Last Emperor” had in fact signed a deal to fight in Japan, Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer...

Oct 2, 2015 10:00 am

Tyron Woodley On Fight Cancelation: ‘I’m Counting This As A Loss For Him’

Imagine getting yourself geared up for a fight. Training for months, dieting, breaking down your body, getting mentally prepared, then, the day before the fight you find out it was all for nothing. Yeah, that’s probably how UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley is feeling right now. His UFC 192 co-main event fight with former champ Johny...

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...