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Jan 1, 2016 11:17 am

Vote for your favorites! 2016 World MMA Award nominees announced

On Thursday, the nominees for the Fighters Only 2016 World MMA Awards were announced. Fans can vote for their favorite nominees at WorldMMAAwards.com. Voting is now open and will run through Friday, Jan. 31, 2016 at 12 Midnight PT. This marks the eighth annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards ceremony and will take place on...

Dec 15, 2015 11:22 am

TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions: Edgar walks away injury free

At the TUF 22 Finale fight fans saw Frankie Edgar knock out Chad Mendes early in the first round. In addition we saw Ryan Hall win season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter, and a fight of the year candidate between Edson Barboza and Tony Ferguson. Below are the TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions courtesy of...

Dec 1, 2015 6:00 am

Georges St-Pierre claims the UFC took away the championship belt he won at UFC 167

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre recently opened up about some strange events that took place behind closed doors after his title defense over Johny Hendricks at UFC 167. On Monday’s MMA Hour, “Rush” expanded on the incidents that all had a direct correlation to the champion stepping away from the sport til this day...

Oct 17, 2015 10:45 am

Tempers flare in new ‘TUF 22’ trailer

Check out the trailer for an all new episode of TUF 22 this Wednesday. !!! All hell breaks loose on @UltimateFighter! #TUF22 https://t.co/yQMHxXvcH7 — UFC (@ufc) October 16, 2015 TUF 22: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber has garnered a lot of attention due partly to the presence of interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor on the show....

Sep 10, 2015 9:09 pm

TUF 22 Premiere Brings In Best Ratings Since 2013

On Wednesday night’s premiere of season 22 of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ we got to see what a show with UFC interim featherweight Conor McGregor would look like. He’s captivated the MMA audience with his trash talk and his fighting style and it appears all that transformed into huge ratings. McGregor and Urijah Faber’s back and...

Sep 10, 2015 7:07 am

UFC Fighters React To The Premiere Of TUF: McGregor vs. Faber

  On Wednesday the new season of The Ultimate Fighter premiered, featuring Team Conor McGregor vs. Team Urijah Faber, or Team Europe vs. Team USA. We were introduced to the coaches and of course got that McGregor banter. Faber brought in some humor as well, which was refreshing because it wasn’t all about McGregor talking...

Aug 25, 2015 7:16 pm

Report: Frankie Edgar vs. Chad Mendes Will Headline TUF 22 Finale

It looks like The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale will be capped off with a main event fight between top UFC featherweights Frankie Edgar and Chad Mendes. The fight was first reported by Brazilian website Lancenet, then confirmed by MMAJunkie, who state that several sources close to the signing of the fight have stated that it...

Aug 21, 2015 9:42 am

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson Set For TUF 22 Finale

Well, it’s not Anthony Pettis or Nate Diaz, but Khabib Nurmagomedov finally has an opponent for his octagon return. The undefeated lightweight will take on the dangerous Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale, which will take place in Las Vegas on Dec. 11. The fight was confirmed by UFC officials, via the Los Angeles...

Aug 1, 2015 9:07 pm

UFC 190 Results: Vieira Defeats Lopes, Wins “TUF Brazil” Bantamweight Tourney!

The bantamweights of the “Ultimate Fighter: Brazil” brought the crowd in Brazil back to life with the opening round of their finals bout, but the pace of the fight quickly faded from there. Dileno Lopes and Reginaldo Vieira had an amazing opening sequence as they essentially went guillotine for guillotine. Every single attempt looked like...

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 14, 2015 7:59 am

‘TUF: 21 Finale’ Medical Report: ‘Karate Hottie’ Might Face 6 Month Suspension

Fans were treated to a whole weekend of UFC action, with UFC 189 going down on Saturday and the ‘TUF 21 Finale’ taking place on Sunday. The finale had some really exciting fights and finishes, including Stephen Thompson’s highlight reel spinning heel kick that put Jake Ellenberger down. We also saw the successful debut of...

Jul 5, 2015 6:02 pm

‘TUF’ Middleweight Finalist Dhiego Lima Confirms UFC Release

“The Ultimate Fighter” Season 19 finalist Dhiego Lima has confirmed his release from the UFC. Lima lost his official UFC debut in just over a minute into the first round against season 19 winner Eddie Gordon. Lima made his return to welterweight where he picked up his lone octagon win against Jorge de Oliveira in...

Jun 25, 2015 11:54 am

BAMMA USA 16’s Chris Saunders: UFC Veteran Who Has Found His New Home

  By Keith Harmon UFC and Bellator veteran Chris Saunders will step into the cage against Brandon Morris in a lightweight title eliminator bout tomorrow, Friday, June 26 that will also serve as the main event at BAMMA USA: Badbeat 16. The bout is a quick turnaround from Saunders’ fight in April, and forces him to miss...

Jun 25, 2015 10:16 am

BAMMA USA 16’s Brandon Morris: From “Young Money” to “Redrum”

  By Keith Harmon Brandon Morris and Chris Saunders will clash in a lightweight title eliminator in the main event of BAMMA USA – Badbeat 16, which streams live on Go Fight Live tomorrow, Friday, June 26. I had the chance to talk with Morris about his upcoming fight.  We discussed what it’s like training with...

May 29, 2015 1:00 am

Willie Gates vs. Darrell Montague added to July’s TUF 21 Finale event

A flyweight bout between Willie Gates (11-5 MMA) and Darrell Montague (13-4 MMA) is the latest addition to July’s TUF 21 Finale event in Las Vegas. UFC officials recently announced the bout. Willie Gates made his UFC debut at December’s UFC on FOX 13 event, where he suffered a third-round submission loss to John Moraga....

May 23, 2015 8:38 am

TUF Finale Gets Doane vs. Sanders

The Ultimate Fighter 21 finale gets another fight added to its card. TUF 21 finale, which takes place on July 12 in Las Vegas will feature a bantamweight fight between Russell Doane and Jerrod Sanders. The card is shaping up to be an exciting one, with these fights already announced for the event. Jake Ellenberger...

Apr 30, 2015 10:45 am

How To Make TUF Better: ‘Let The Fighters Go To Clubs And Give Them A Day Job’

Like every season of The Ultimate Fighter, the newest one, ATT vs. Blackzilians, has been promoted as the best most intense season yet. But is that the case? If you ask the hosts of popular MMA podcast Stud Show Radio then the answer is probably no. The show returned Thursday night with Justin Buchholz and...

Apr 19, 2015 7:08 pm

Carla Esparza: ‘It’s Been A Rough Year For TUF 20 Members’

After her friend and fellow TUF 20 cast member Felice Herrig lost on Saturday night at UFC on FOX 15, former strawweight champion Carla Esparza took to social media to defend her. Read the message below and see what she had to say. To the trolls. #SheWillBeBack @feliceherrig pic.twitter.com/A920WeOHAE — Carla Esparza (@CarlaEsparza1) April 19,...

Apr 17, 2015 2:00 am

SAY WHAT? TUF Star Defaces McGregor’s New Stomach Tat (NSFW)

‘Ultimate Fighter’ 20 alum Angela Hill is joining the bandwagon in photoshops of Conor McGregor’s newest tattoo! What do you think of his new ink? Whoa, check out @TheNotoriousMMA's cool new belly button tat! #UFC189 #ConorBless pic.twitter.com/XiTSHQXcAm — Angela Hill (@AngieOverkill) April 15, 2015 REPLAY!UFC President Dana White Forced To Separate VanZant & Herrig at...

Apr 14, 2015 5:59 pm

Herrig Knows VanZant Would Have Lost in Round 1 of TUF Tournament

“I think she would have fought Carla (Esparza) and lost. I don’t believe that Paige is the elite of the elite; I don’t believe she is the best of the best… I really believe that any one of those girls in the house would have beat Paige.” The rivalry between Felice Herrig and Paige VanZant...

Apr 13, 2015 6:40 pm

CLIP! Anderson Silva Reveals His Failed Drug Test On TUF Brazil

Don’t miss Anderson Silva’s dramatic departure from The Ultimate Fighter Season 4 – NEXT MONDAY, exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 SPECIAL EXCLUSIVE — Luke Rockhold, Countdown to UFC on FOX 15 Feature

Apr 8, 2015 12:14 pm

RESPONSE! Urijah Faber Talks TUF: Team Alpha Male Vs. Nova Uniao

Recently UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo spoke with the media in Brazil and mentioned that he would love to coach a season of The Ultimate Fighter that is Team Alpha Male vs. Nova Uniao. Well, your favorite MMA podcast, Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio), returned on Tuesday with a brand new episode...

Apr 8, 2015 5:09 am

FINED! Iaquinta Had to Pay On ‘TUF’ For Partying Too Hard!

The hosts of Stud Show Radio returned on Tuesday with a brand spanking new episode of everyones favorite MMA podcast. Justin Buchholz and Sir Studboy aka Chris Carlino talked about several hot topics in the sport, were joined by Urijah Faber and took calls from listeners. One topic that came up was Al Iaquinta’s ‘passionate’...