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Feb 6, 2016 8:36 am

Pic This! Nick & Nate Diaz with Urijah Faber: Protectors of Northern Cali

Protectors of nor-cal da diaz brothers! @natediaz209 @nickdiaz209 A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Feb 6, 2016 at 1:24am PST Las Vegas was the scene where MMA celebrated this years World MMA award winners for their vital impact on the sport of MMA today. Nick Diaz and younger brother Nate Diaz take a...

Feb 6, 2016 8:31 am

On This Day: Chael Sonnen defeats Nate Marquardt, becomes #1 contender

Nate Marquardt vs Chael Sonnen @ UFC 109 2010… by Jack-wilson-85 On this day in MMA history 6 years ago, Chael Sonnen fought Nate Marquardt on the main card of UFC 109. The winner of the fight got a title shot against Anderson Silva. Sonnen won the fight via unanimous decision and was awarded the...

Feb 6, 2016 8:21 am

Red Carpet Video: 2016 World MMA Awards – The MMA Stars

Check out the MMA stars that made the infamous ‘Red Carpet’ walk to the 2016 World MMA Awards ceremony. The video itself is shot a little rough, but it gives us a behind the scenes look at the attendees to show. Which MMA star suited and booted up GQ style in this years Red Carpet...

Feb 6, 2016 8:02 am

Results from ‘2016 World MMA Awards’

Last night the 2016 World MMA Awards went down in Las Vegas at The Venetian. The event, which was hosted by MMA veteran Urijah Faber, was a memorable one that even saw Conor McGregor throw some verbal jabs at UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum. The event was also a big one for UFC women’s bantamweight...


Feb 6, 2016 7:53 am

Johny Hendricks promising finish in fight with Stephen Thompson

In addition to catching criticism for missing weight, Johny Hendricks has also caught criticism for allowing fights to go to a decision. While Hendricks has 8 KO wins in his 20 fight professional career, recently many of Hendricks’ fights have gone to a decision, some of them being controversial ones. Ahead of his ‘UFC Fight...

Feb 6, 2016 7:45 am

WATCH! Jose Aldo’s wife shows off hard kicks

Yesterday videos emerged of former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo back in the gym following his UFC 194 13 second KO loss to Conor McGregor. While Aldo doesn’t have a fight booked yet, UFC President Dana White stated that he would talk to the former champ on Wednesday to discuss what’s next. That of course...

Feb 6, 2016 7:28 am

WATCH! Scott Coker announces two big Bellator MMA signings

It’s been a big week for Bellator MMA. Earlier this week Bellator MMA announced that they had signed former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson. Now, Bellator MMA President Scott Coker has announced that the promotion has signed former UFC standout Chris Leben. Leben hasn’t fought since 2013 when he threw in the towel against Uriah...

Feb 6, 2016 7:06 am

Video Interview Benson Henderson: Why He Made the Move to Bellator

Benson “Smooth” Henderson knows what’s best for his future in MMA. Knowing what he brings to the table and showing that he’s not to be taken advantage of when it comes to ‘fighter pay’ is the former UFC champ Henderson in this video. Will the grass be greener at Bellator?

Feb 6, 2016 6:47 am

Holly Holm on Magazine Cover: ‘ I am excited for the upcoming magazine!’

Working with the Strong Fitness magazine was so much fun! What a great group of people. I am excited for the upcoming magazine!!!! #strong #paulbuceta A photo posted by Holly Holm (@hollyholm) on Feb 5, 2016 at 3:20pm PST Boxing promoter Lou DiBella was one of the many boxing personalities that came out the wood...

Feb 5, 2016 7:56 pm

Free Fight: Johny Hendricks vs. Carlos Condit

Tomorrow night Johny Hendricks will look to defeat Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson and get another crack at Robbie Lawler’s UFC welterweight championship. Hendricks is coming off a botched weight cut that saw his fight with Tyron Woodley cancelled at UFC 192. Prior to that Hendricks defeated Matt Brown via decision in March. Ahead of his fight...

Feb 5, 2016 7:49 pm

REPLAY! ‘UFC Fight Night: Las Vegas’ weigh-in highlights

Earlier today the ‘UFC Fight Night: Las Vegas’ weigh-ins went down ahead of tomorrow night’s action. The weigh-ins were uneventful in terms of heated staredowns however main card fighter Alex Nicholson stole the show when he proposed to his girlfriend on stage! Check out the highlights from the event above, and be sure to tune...

Feb 5, 2016 7:30 pm

WATCH! Alex Nicholson proposes to girlfriend at weigh-ins

SHE SAID YES! Congrats @SpartanLife32! #UFCVegas 😍 https://t.co/xzMRZqoDmi — #UFCVegas (@ufc) February 6, 2016 Earlier today at the ‘UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson‘ weigh-ins, Alex Nicholson proposed to his girlfriend before hitting the scale. Of course the Fox Sports team and Jon Anik, who was emceeing the event, were just as surprised as Nicholson’s...

Feb 5, 2016 6:39 pm

On This Day: Anderson Silva KOs Vitor Belfort with front kick

On this day in MMA history Anderson Silva knocked Vitor Belfort out at UFC 126 back in 2011. The win was Silva’s 10th title defense in the UFC, and became one of the most iconic knockouts in the history of not only the UFC, but the sport of MMA as well. Fast forward 5 years...

Feb 5, 2016 3:12 pm

Bruce Lee included in EA Sports UFC 2

In the first EA Sports UFC game Bruce Lee was included as a downloadable character as well as an unlockable character. Players could preorder the game to get instant access to Lee, or beat the ‘career mode’ to unlock Lee in 4 different weight classes. Ahead of the highly anticipated release of EA Sports UFC...

Feb 5, 2016 3:02 pm

WATCH! Jose Aldo back training following UFC 194 KO loss

[ooyala code=”s2eGlwMDE6V7-0KoGP5dYP5ZisYyp3vV” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”1280″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] It has been nearly two months since Jose Aldo was knocked out by Conor McGregor at UFC 194, where he lost the UFC featherweight championship. Since then McGregor booked a lightweight title fight against Rafael dos Anjos, verbally assaulted RDA at the UFC 196 press conference, and convinced...

Feb 5, 2016 2:45 pm

WATCH! Georges St. Pierre hitting mitts – return imminent?

[ooyala code=”V3c2hwMDE6uVO0FJpw58u-FJpb_raDQm” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] There has been much speculation as to whether or not former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre would ever return to the Octagon following his UFC 167 split decision win over Johny Hendricks. Recently, Tristar gym head coach Firas Zahabi stated that he believed GSP would be ready...

Feb 5, 2016 11:34 am

WATCH LOL! Mark Hunt versus Frank Mir in a UFC compliment war!

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt and Frank Mir are set to square off in the Octagon at UFC Fight Night 85 in Australia. Hunt is coming off a first-round TKO over Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and is looking to continue his winning ways with a tough task ahead of him with the former UFC heavyweight champion Frank...

Feb 5, 2016 11:10 am

Coach explains why Alexander Gustafsson is back at Alliance MMA

Alexander Gustafsson currently doesn’t have a fight booked inside the Octagon, however in the wake of his controversial split decision loss to Daniel Cormier back at UFC 192, Gustafsson is back training at Alliance MMA in California under Eric Del Fierro. With Anthony Johnson’s recent win over Ryan Bader this past weekend in New Jersey...

Feb 5, 2016 10:49 am

WATCH #FBF! Daniel Cormier manhandles wrestling opponent and spanks him for good measure

Check out UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier in Flashback Friday video that will give you a laugh. Cormier, a former NCAA Division 1 wrestler showcased his wrestling skills in Real Pro Wrestling before making his transition to MMA and ultimately becoming the UFC light heavyweight champion. Cormier talked about the time with Real Pro...

Feb 5, 2016 10:16 am

WATCH! Rafael dos Anjos training for fight with Conor McGregor

Rafael dos Anjos’ UFC 196 title defense against Conor McGregor is rapidly approaching. The fight will be McGregor’s first at lightweight inside the Octagon, and with a win could see McGregor put in the UFC record books as the 3rd man to hold title belts in two weight classes. Ahead of the fight McGregor has...

Feb 5, 2016 9:40 am

Benson Henderson: ‘The UFC can sit there and promise you the moon’

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson has had a lot more than just fans buzzing about his choice to leave the UFC and sign to fight with Bellator MMA. Now being a former UFC fighter, current UFC veterans have been trying to get as much information from “Smooth” on how his negotiations went down from...

Feb 5, 2016 9:29 am

Stephen Thompson was unaware fight with Johny Hendricks was 5 rounds

When Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson signed the initial contract to fight Johny Hendricks at UFC 196 the fight was scheduled for 3 rounds and was to serve as the co-main event. Last month Cain Velasquez withdrew from his main event scrap with Fabricio Werdum due to a back injury. The UFC replaced Velasquez with Stipe Miocic,...

Feb 5, 2016 9:10 am

WATCH! Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald in EA Sports UFC 2

In July of 2015 at UFC 189 Robbie Lawler looked to make his first title defense since winning the UFC welterweight championship from Johny Hendricks. In his way however was Rory MacDonald, who had waited quite a long time to get his crack at the welterweight championship. Right from the opening bell, Lawler vs. MacDonald...

Feb 5, 2016 8:28 am

Laila Ali predicts Holly Holm will do “worse” to Ronda Rousey in rematch

Going into UFC 193 Holly Holm had the full support of the boxing community. Holm vs. Rousey was expected to be a classic style vs. style matchup that saw Rousey attempting to take the fight to the ground while Holm attempted to keep it standing. Instead Rousey came out looking to strike with Holm, which...

Feb 5, 2016 8:11 am

Free Fight: Stephen Thompson makes impressive UFC debut

This Saturday Stephen Thompson will face the toughest test of his career as he meets Johny Hendricks in the main event of ‘UFC FN: 82’. Thompson is riding an impressive 5-fight win streak into his fight with Hendricks, and a win over the former welterweight champion would certainly put him in title talks. Hendricks on...