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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’...

Mar 30, 2015 8:03 am

Nogueiras Had Big Shoes To Fill On TUF Brazil Set

  Anderson Silva was set to coach opposite Shogun Rua on the new season of TUF Brazil, that was until he tested positive for two banned substances leading up to his fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva was pulled from the show and the UFC brought in the Nogueira brothers to fill the...

Mar 29, 2015 8:28 am

TUF 20 Members Randa Markos And Aisling Daly Targeted For UFC 186

TUF 20 cast members Randa Markos and Aisling Daly may take place at UFC 186, in Montreal on April 25. The fight has yet to be announced by the UFC but according to sources it’s almost a done deal. Daly was set to fight Claudia Gadelha in April but Gadelha pulled out due to injury....

Feb 11, 2015 8:24 am

Rumor: Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber Superfight Set For May 16 in Manila

Rumors are swirling that a superfight between former MMA champions Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber is set for May’s UFC debut event in Manila, Philippines. The match has been confirmed by multiple sources close to the event, and an official announcement is expected to be made shortly by the UFC. Former UFC lightweight champion and...

Dec 15, 2014 12:48 pm

TUF 20 Finale salaries: New champ Carla Esparza nets $50,000

Newly crowned UFC women’s strawweight champion Carla Esparza picked up a disclosed payday of $50,000 for her tournament-final title win this past weekend at “The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale” event in Las Vegas. MMAjunkie obtained the list of disclosed paydays from the Nevada State Athletic Commission earlier today: The total disclosed payroll for the event was...

Dec 11, 2014 4:33 pm

‘TUF 20 Finale: Esparza vs. Namajunas’ Official Weigh-In Results – 2 Miss Weight

Today from Las Vegas, the TUF 20 Finale competitors hit the scales to make their bouts official. Two fighters missed their mark. If you missed BJPENN.COM’S LIVE broadcast of today’s free event, here’s the results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 9 p.m. ET) Carla Esparza (115) vs. Rose Namajunas (115) – for inaugural strawweight title...

Nov 15, 2014 1:02 pm

TUF 20’s Magana Blasts Tate Repeatedly

TUF 20’s Angela Magana has made a stern attempt at engaging in twitter beef with Miesha Tate. Check it: Should I get fake boobs like miesha. Will it help me with takedowns. — Angela Magana UFC (@AngelaMagana1) November 14, 2014 .@MercerCreed @MieshaTate If vitor had some fake boobies like Miesha they would of protected him...

Nov 2, 2014 9:59 am

Former TUF Competitor Training To Make Pro-Wrestling Jump

Former TUF competitor, Matt Riddle, who was released by the UFC after failing two drug tests is currently training to fulfill his childhood dream of becoming a pro-wrestler. It has long been rumored that Ronda Rousey may make the jump to pro-wrestling sometime in the future after several videos were posted of Rousey doing WWE...

Oct 29, 2014 6:05 pm

Anderson Silva, ‘Shogun’ Rua To Coach TUF Brazil 4

Two of the greatest Brazilian fighters of all time will lead the search for the next generation of Brazilian mixed martial artists, as the UFC and Globo announce that Anderson Silva and “Shogun” Rua will coach the fourth season of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil. The legendary icon Silva (33-6 in professional MMA, fighting out of...

Oct 28, 2014 1:17 pm

TUF 20 Fighter Bec Rawling’s MMA ‘Creep Tweet Of The Week’

Alright, so females made their debut inside the UFC’s Octagon on April 3, 2013. They’re here, they made it, and they aren’t going anywhere. You want to know what’s also here? Creepy UFC Fans. Here’s the latest: These creepy msgs had me loling 😉 http://t.co/N11kNsl4tp pic.twitter.com/J9mBY0Ph01 — 'Rowdy' Bec Rawlings (@RowdyBec) October 26, 2014 Want...

Oct 27, 2014 9:04 pm

PHOTO | Over 600 Fighters Attend TUF Brazil Casting Call

Earlier this week the UFC held open tryouts for TUF Brazil 4, which will consist of bantamweights and lightweights. UFC matchmaker Sean Shelby Tweeted a photo of the event, saying over 600 fighters showed up to try and earn a spot on the show. 600+ fighters show up for TUF Brazil tryouts. Yikes. pic.twitter.com/yNKT0f7Ee4 —...

Oct 23, 2014 10:41 am

Crazy Stuff Has Happened Since Cain’s Last Fight

UFC heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez has not fought since his TKO win over Junior dos Santos, in October of 2013. And while that’s only been a year, a lot has happened in the company since the UFC’s most inactive champion stepped inside the cage. Having only fought five-times since 2010, Velasquez will now spend the...

Oct 20, 2014 7:03 pm

TUF 20 Finale Tickets On Sale This Friday

The current season of The Ultimate Fighter, dubbed ‘TUF 20: A Champion Will Be Crowned’ is currently airing on Fox Sports 1 every Wednesday. The finale for the event, has been set for December 12th at the Palms Casino in Las Vegas, and will crown the inaugural women’s strawweight champion. Tickets for the event will...

Oct 10, 2014 9:23 am

Daron Cruickshank vs. K.J. Noons set for TUF 20 Finale in Las Vegas

A lightweight bout between Daron Cruickshank and K.J. Noons is the latest addition to December’s TUF 20 Finale event in Las Vegas. UFC officials announced the bout earlier today. Daron Cruickshank (16-5 MMA, 6-3 UFC) got back in to the win column this past weekend at UFC Fight Night 54 in Halifax, where he scored...

Sep 22, 2014 9:14 am

Behind The Scenes Look At The TUF Gym

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis was a coach on season 20 of The Ultimate Fighter, which is currently being run on TV every Wednesday night. Prior to the filming however, his head coach, striking guru Duke Roufus, took fans on a tour of the gym behind the scenes. Post by Duke Roufus Striking University. By...