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Aug 24, 2015 12:56 pm

BEEF! UFC lightweight gets shut down for judging women’s division!

The path to gold is usually never short. Whether you are chasing a championship in the Ultimate Fighting Championship or Bellator, the amount of work you put in behind the scenes shadows what fans actually get to see. After just two octagon appearances, Holly Holm is set to challenge Ronda Rousey for her UFC Women’s...

Aug 24, 2015 11:02 am

Esophagus tear caused Oliveira’s night to end early at “UFC Fight Night 74”

Charles Oliveira was stretchered out of the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 74” after his main event fight was forced to stop early. Oliveira shot for a takedown which Max Holloway easily shrugged off. After Oliveira recovered and made it back to his feet, he clutched his shoulder and neck area and backed up towards...

Aug 24, 2015 9:20 am

UFC Fighters react to Erick Silva’s new ‘soft’ physique

Erick Silva has had a difficult couple of months trying to find an opponent. The Brazilian was originally slated to square off with Rick Story back in June, but Silva was pulled from the card just eight days before the fight due to visa issues. The fight was rescheduled for “UFC Fight Night 74” which...

Aug 24, 2015 7:55 am

UFC Fight Night 74 Reebok Payout: Main Eventers make combined $20,000

The dust has settled from “UFC Fight Night 74” and their first trip into Saskatoon was a bizarre one, to say the least. Everything from a freak injury stopping the main-event short to a young fighter with tons of potential retiring after his first UFC win left fans scratching their heads, but nothing is more...

Aug 24, 2015 6:27 am

UFC Fighters react to Holloway’s TKO win over injured Oliveira

Charles Oliveira’s night ended early when he suffered a freak injury in the octagon during his main-event bout with “Blessed” Max Holloway. While nothing is official, it looked as if Oliveira damaged his shoulder during or after his takedown attempt of Holloway. Holloway fought off a takedown attempt and demanded the fight remain standing, forcing...

Aug 24, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Emotional UFC lightweight retires after first and only UFC win

The path to the octagon is a long and tenuous one. Mixed martial artists sacrifice so much time to make it to the grandest stage of them all, and some of them don’t know when to call it quits and hang up their gloves. At UFC Fight Night 74, Frankie Perez fulfilled his goal of...

Aug 24, 2015 1:40 am

WATCH! How well do UFC fighters really know their coaches?

There is a special bond between a student and their coach. Whether you are a teenager training martial arts for discipline, or a UFC world champion building a legacy, a fighter’s coach is a crucial part of their path to success. Find out how well these fighters know their coaches in this broken version of...

Aug 24, 2015 1:27 am

Meet UFC’s newest Octagon Girl, set to debut at “UFC: Japan”!

Ultimate Fighting Championship will be making their return to Japan in September and will be bringing more than an action-packed card with them. UFC’s newest Octagon Girl Lauren Mikolas is set to make her debut at the event and will definitely fit in with the rest of the girls. She is the wife of baseball...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

OUCH! Bisping questions Perez’s decision to retire after 1st UFC win

Frankie Perez achieved his goal of picking up his first win inside the octagon and proceeded to retire at the young age of just twenty-six years old. Perez mentioned that he doesn’t want to put his family or body through it anymore, and UFC on FOX analyst Michael Bisping took that as the lightweight doesn’t...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

UFC lightweight Aubin-Mercier broke a boring record at “UFC Fight Night 74”

There are several records the fighters of the octagon stride to break. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson just mentioned his desire to break Anderson Silva’s streak of most consecutive successful title defenses. Former UFC fighter smashed pay-per-view records when he fought Frank Mir at UFC 100. Olivier Aubin-Mercier broke a record on Sunday evening at “UFC...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

UFC’s newest light heavyweight and his model girlfriend — WOW!

If there is anything to take away from “UFC Fight Night 74” on Sunday evening, it’s that you should never doubt the talent of the undercard. If the results of the preliminaries are any indication of the future of the UFC, then we are in for a exciting next few years! A certain UFC light...

Aug 23, 2015 10:12 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 draws over 7,000 fans in Saskatoon debut

SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada hosted a UFC event for the first time on Sunday evening and it looked to be a big success. “UFC Fight Night 74” drew 7,202 fans and a gate of $949,000 (CAD/Canadian Dollar). The fans flocked to the arena to watch Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira showcase their skills,...

Aug 23, 2015 10:05 pm

REPLAY! UFC Fight Night 74 Post Fight Press Conference (Full)

UFC invaded Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada tonight for the very first time! Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira headlined the card in a bout that ended quickly when Oliveira suffered a freak injury. Neil Magny returned to form and quickly bounced back from his August 1st loss to Demian Maia by easily defeating Erick Silva in the...

Aug 23, 2015 9:58 pm

Charles Oliveira moving and ‘alert’ after injury at “UFC Fight Night 74”

Charles Oliveira walked into the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 74” ready to prove that he was top-five material in the featherweight division, but instead fell victim of a freak injury. His main-event bout with Max Holloway did not go as expected as it ended in less than two minutes. After some back and forth...

Aug 23, 2015 9:47 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Bonus Report: Cote and 3 others take home $50K

“UFC Fight Night 74” is in the books and Max Holloway has added ANOTHER win to his already impressive streak. Patrick Cote and Josh Burkman brought the crowd to their feet with their fight of the night performance and both earned an extra check because of it. Check out the full bonus report below! Fight...

Aug 23, 2015 9:23 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Holloway picks up quick win after Oliveira suffers injury

Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira stepped into the octagon tonight to showcase what featherweights were all about, but the bout was cut short when Oliveira suffered an injury. Grappling expert Oliveira shot for a takedown to take the fight to the ground, but Holloway fought off the attempt with ease. In what seemed like a...

Aug 23, 2015 8:35 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Magny rebounds from tough loss and earns win over Silva

Erick Silva has had quite the path to “UFC Fight Night 74” before finally finding an opponent in Neil Magny. Silva was originally scheduled to face Rick “The Horror” Story, but Story was forced to pull out of their fight on two separate occasions due to injuries. Tonight, Silva showed the effects of a rough...

Aug 23, 2015 8:01 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Cote KOs Burkman in FOTN worthy performance

Patrick Cote and Josh Burkman brought the crowd to their feet with their Fight of the Night worthy performance in Canada at “UFC Fight Night 74”. This fight was easily the most electric fight of the card and was a much needed boost of energy for the fans in attendance after a lackluster main-card. Cote...

Aug 23, 2015 7:30 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Trinaldo revives the crowd with a TKO win over Laprise!

Francisco Trinaldo proved the bookies wrong when he picked up a HUGE technical knockout victory over heavy favorite Chad Laprise in less than two minutes. Laprise’s downfall started just a minute into the fight when he was knocked down with a huge left hand from Trinaldo. Laprise quickly got back to his feet, but it...

Aug 23, 2015 6:35 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Letourneau picks up big decision win against Moroz

Valerie Letourneau didn’t need to cross her fingers tonight to pick up the first win of the “UFC Fight Night 74” main card! Letourneau kept her distance when striking and it paid off when she cracked Moroz with a stiff right cross. The punch sent Moroz stumbling to the canvas where she tried to get...

Aug 23, 2015 4:54 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Krylov picks up controversial win over de Lima

Nikita Krylov brought the crowd to life with his quick submission victory over Marcos Rogerio de Lima, but it wasn’t without some controversy. It didn’t take long for these two light heavyweights to hit the mat as de Lima tried to trap Krylov in a guillotine. De Lima was in no position to put the...

Aug 23, 2015 4:33 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Judges reward Kelades decision win against Beal

The odds in this fight were close and either Chris Kelades or Chris Beal could have walked into the octagon tonight as the favorite. Kelades secured yet another victory for his countrymen tonight when he picked up a unanimous decision victory over Beal. Kelades had issues in the first two rounds finding a comfortable distance...

Aug 23, 2015 3:56 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Campbell earns decision win over Silverio

Shane Campbell put a shaky performance against John Makdessi behind him when he secured his first UFC win tonight in front of his fellow Canadians! Even though neither fighter took serious damage in the opening round, Silverio did his best to sap the energy out of Campbell with constant takedown attempts. The kickboxing champion Campbell...

Aug 23, 2015 3:21 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Cirkunov deals Jolly his first loss of his career

Misha Cirkunov and Daniel Jolly kicked off “UFC Fight Night 74” on UFC Fight Pass with an exciting light heavyweight matchup. Cirkunov and Jolly both made their octagon debuts tonight, but it was Cirkunov who has his hands raised in victory when the fight was over. Cirkunov utilized his superior grappling skills to repeatedly take...

Aug 23, 2015 12:33 pm

Fight day “UFC Fight Night 74: Holloway vs. Oliveira” betting odds!

“UFC Fight Night 74” is right around the corner and there is no better time to place your bets than right now! When it comes to gambling on mixed martial arts, bettors tend to wait last minute to place wagers on fighters on smaller cards. Check out the final odds for tonight’s fights— some of...

Aug 23, 2015 11:03 am

Max Holloway was not drug tested going into “UFC Fight Night 74”

Earlier this year, UFC President Dana White took a vow to clean up the sport of mixed martial arts by increasing drug testing for the fighters of the octagon. Since then, several fighters have been busted for banned substances but there are still some occurrences that leave fans scratching their heads. UFC fighter Max Holloway...

Aug 23, 2015 10:49 am

CM Punk compares ‘slimy’ WWE to ‘romantic’ UFC

Phil “CM Punk” Brooks’ signing with the Ultimate Fighting Championship took both the MMA world and professional wrestling world by surprise. Even though the fighter has yet to step foot in a cage professionally, he will be making his debut on the grandest stage of them all in an octagon. Despite what fans say about...