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Nov 28, 2015 3:05 pm

Highlight KO’s Top 5 Video: UFC 194 “Brutal Finishers”

Knockouts are the end result of patience, timing, and many moves and sequences that position a fighter to create his/her “right place, right time” scenario.  Sure, we’ve all seen many fighters get KO’d quick into the first round, but when you’re talking about the elite, it’s a chess-match type mental game that doesn’t allow fighters...

Nov 28, 2015 1:46 pm

Rockhold’s video statement: Should champ Weidman be worried?

Luke Rockhold, at times, can be a man of many words. In this short video response by Rockhold (via Shootmedia), he attempts to make this a “bilingual bloodbath”  heading up to one of the two title fights on Dec 12th. Rockhold (14-2 MMA 4-1 UFC) submitted Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida by rear RNC (rear naked...

Nov 28, 2015 12:37 pm

Miesha positioned to be “Next?” Video:

What a difference two weeks can make. Miesha “Cupcake” Tate is back in the mix after Holly Holm, at UFC 193, shocked the world with a KO win over Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey a few weeks ago. The loss sent shockwaves through the heads of the UFC brass no doubt. It opened a few doors for...

Nov 28, 2015 11:27 am

PHOTO | Korean Zombie in attendance at ‘UFC Fight Night: Seoul’

Earlier this morning in Seoul Korea, the one and only Korean Zombie, also known as Chan Sung Jung, was in attendance at the fights. Jung’s last fight in the Octagon was a TKO loss to Jose Aldo at UFC 163 in 2013 in a Fight of the Year candidate. Following the loss it was revealed...

Nov 28, 2015 11:08 am

December to Remember Video: Fight Nights, TUF Finales, UFC 194 Oh my!

Dana White and the UFC are running a three day fighting extravaganza next month to close out 2015. The organization kicks off the first of three nights of fighting on December 10th with UFC Fight Night Namajunas vs VanZant headlining the event. Dec. 11th will feature TUF “The Ultimate Fighter” 22 finale (Team McGregor vs...

Nov 28, 2015 11:06 am

Henderson looking to “test the market” following completion of contract

This morning when Benson Henderson defeated Jorge Masvidal in Seoul, Korea he also completed his contract with the UFC. Henderson removed his gloves inside the Octagon, leaving many to wonder if he was going to be stepping away from the Octagon. Following the fight, he spoke to MMAJunkie about what’s next for him. “When I...

Nov 28, 2015 10:17 am

PHOTO | FAIL! UFC mixes up Benson Henderson and Dan Henderson’s fight history

Prior to Benson Henderson fighting Jorge Masvidal in Seoul, Korea earlier this morning on UFC Fight Pass, the UFC showed an image showing Henderson’s past fights. The only problem is that they included some fights that UFC middleweight Dan Henderson was involved in… Check out the screenshot below. You had one job FOX Sports… Posted...

Nov 28, 2015 10:10 am

WATCH! Cris Cyborg wants to beat up Joe Rogan & Tony Hinchcliffe

Recently Joe Rogan and Tony Hinchcliffe made some jokes at the expense of Invicta FC champion Cris Cyborg. The two comics made jokes about how Cyborg’s only chances of making the bantamweight limit of 135 pounds would be if she cut off her penis. That didn’t sit too well with Cyborg, who called the two...

Nov 28, 2015 10:01 am

Holm politely says Rousey can’t beat her

Holly Holm put on such an incredibly dominant and flawless performance against Ronda Rousey in the main event of UFC 193 that many believe Holm does in fact ‘have Rousey’s number’. Rousey stated post-fight that she plans to take some time away from fighting in order to focus on other endeavors, however that hasn’t stopped...

Nov 28, 2015 9:12 am

QUICK TWITT: Fighters react to Benson Henderson’s split decision win

Earlier today in Seoul, Korea Benson Henderson defeated Jorge Masvidal via split decision. Immediately fighters took to Twitter to react to the bout on Twitter. We compiled some of the best reactions for you in one article, check it out! It's time for the main event! #UFCSeoul: @BensonHenderson vs @GamebredFighter! https://t.co/9TV1yEmC3L pic.twitter.com/ROuL4L0kZ1 — UFC (@ufc)...

Nov 28, 2015 7:06 am

Smooth! Benson Henderson defeats Jorge Masvidal via split-decision

The main event of UFC Fight Night 79 in Korea featured former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson (22-5 MMA) taking on Jorge Masvidal (29-9 MMA) in a welterweight contest. Benson opened the striking by landing a solid leg kick on Masvidal. Jorge is pressing forward but Henderson is able to stick and move while landing...

Nov 28, 2015 6:15 am

Dong Hyun Kim defeats Dominic Waters via TKO in round 1!

A welterweight tilt between Korean standout Dong Hyun Kim (21-3-1 MMA) and American Dominic Waters (9-4 MMA) served as the co-main event for UFC Fight Night 79. Kim was able to land a huge judo throw on Waters in the opening minutes which landed the hometown Korean hero in side control. Kim was able to...

Nov 28, 2015 5:58 am

Alberto Mina defeats Yoshihiro Akiyama via controversial split-decision

The second bout of the UFC Fight Night 79 main card featured a welterweight tilt between Yoshihiro Akiyama (14-6 MMA) and Alberto Mina (12-0 MMA). The bell sounded and both men rushed forward to get things started in round 1. Akiyama and Mina traded some devastating leg kicks in the opening round, but it was...

Nov 28, 2015 5:22 am

Doo Ho Choi TKO’s Sam Sicilia in the first round!

A lightweight tilt between Doo Ho Choi (13-1 MMA) and Sam Sicilia (15-6 MMA) kicked off the UFC Fight Night 79 main card in Seoul, Korea. The fight did not last long, as both men were happy to exchange right from the get go. Hometown hero Doo Ho Choi was able to land the first...

Nov 27, 2015 4:36 pm

Nurmagomedov would rather fight ‘alcoholic’ fighters than countrymen

Khabib Nurmagomedov is arguably the face of the Dagestani MMA-invasion. During a recent Q&A in Moscow following a seminar to promote Reebok gear, Nurmagomedov and fellow lightweight Rashid Magomedov were asked about the possibility of fighting each other. Nurmagomedov’s response, which was captured by Cageside.RU, was an interesting one: “I’m not for this attitude,” Khabib said...

Nov 27, 2015 1:51 pm

On This Day: Conor McGregor begins climb to stardom after loss to Joseph Duffy

UFC interim featherweight champion has come a long way in just five years. On this day back in 2010, “The Notorious” fell at the hands of fellow Irishman Joseph Duffy at CWFC 39 (video here). Since then, McGregor has gone on to win every bout he has entered. Most notably, McGregor won the interim featherweight...

Nov 27, 2015 1:44 pm

#FBF A peek into the lives of former Octagon girls

We all have out favorite Octagon girls. From the popular babes we see most frequently with Arianny Celeste and Brittney Palmer, not all of our favorites can still be seen in the Octagon in between rounds. Here’s a peek looking at what some of your favorite former Octagon girls are up to these days. “Positive...

Nov 27, 2015 12:45 pm

WATCH! LOL see what the UFC bought Joanna Jedrzejczyk for Thanksgiving

Hear what @JoannaMMA is thankful for this Thanksgiving. 😂😂 https://t.co/MLNVGYO8Fo — UFC (@ufc) November 27, 2015 UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk said they do not have Thanksgiving celebrations in her native lands of Poland, but was thankful for one thing. See what she says she is thankful for with a gift from the UFC in the...

Nov 27, 2015 12:23 pm

Ronda Rousey not the only UFC fighter hitting the big screen

Former UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is not the only UFC fighter being pulled from the Octagon for the big screen. It looks like UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley will also be making more noise in the film industry. UFC India tweeted congratulations to Woodley who will be appreaing in the film “Sultan” alongside one of...

Nov 27, 2015 11:42 am

Jon Jones bulking up big with muscle ahead of return to UFC Octagon

Jon Jones has been on a big weight training regiment, breaking personal records in the weight room getting bigger and stronger. Jones posted an update and his plans on his weight regimen ahead of his return fight to the UFC. Jones captioned his photo, “Excited to start my cardio and agility process. Fitness is going...