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Jul 11, 2015 6:50 pm

UFC 189 Results: Matt Brown Gets Means To Tap In Round 1

  Matt Brown and Tim Means fought in the featured prelim. The action started early. Both fighters came out swinging. An eye poke stopped the action for a moment, then they stared back up. Brown looked to have landed and hurt Means, but Means recovered fast. They clinched on the fence, with Means having the...

Jul 11, 2015 6:34 pm

UFC 189 Results: Alex Garcia Spoils Swick’s Return, Earns UD Win

Mike Swick made his return to the octagon against Alex Garcia. The two had some pretty entertaining Twitter exchanges leading up to the fight that added to the anticipation for the fight. After a brief feeling out process, Garcia shot in and took the fight to the ground. He started working from full guard. Swick...

Jul 11, 2015 6:02 pm

UFC 189 Results: John Howard Does Enough To Earn Split Decision Over Irelands Pendred

Conor McGregor’s training partner Cathal Pendred took on hard-hitting John Howard in a welterweight bout, the second on the FOX Sports 1 broadcast. The hight difference in this fight was pretty crazy, with Pendred being the much taller fighter. Pendred came out with a flying knee, but missed. Both fighters landed leg kicks. Howard landed...

Jul 11, 2015 5:31 pm

UFC 189 Results: Cody Garbrandt Out-Strikes Briones, Gets UD Win

In the first fight on the FOX Sports 1 portion of UFC 189, Cody Garbrandt took on Henry Briones. In the first round Garbrandt and Briones kept it standing. Garbrandt was the aggressor, walking Briones down. Grabrandt locked to counter for the most part. He kept putting his hands up, taunting Briones. They both went...


Jul 11, 2015 4:29 pm

UFC 189 Results: Cody Pfister Suffers Brutal Leg Kicks, But Wrestles To A UD

The first fight of the biggest UFC card this year was between Yosdenis Codeno and Cody Pfister. Right away Cedeno came out with some heavy leg kicks. Pfister tried to utilize a jab. Cedeno landed another massive leg kick. Codeno switched stances up over and over. Pfister was having a hard time getting in to...

Jul 11, 2015 3:40 pm

‘UFC 189: Mendes Vs. McGregor’ Results

  It’s finally here! UFC 189 kicks off tonight. It might not be the fight we all were expecting, but it’s one definitely worth tuning in for. Irish superstar Conor McGregor will face top ranked UFC featherweight Chad Mendes in the nights main event, which will be for the interim featherweight title. In the co-main...

Jul 11, 2015 3:07 pm

Jose Aldo’s Coach Rips Into Chael Sonnen

“We think Sonnen is entitled to his opinion, that’s his right, but we thank God he is not the UFC president. I’m not even saying that because he said he would strip Aldo of his title, but because today there’s an antidoping policy that would not be possible if Sonnen was the president. If Chael...

Jul 11, 2015 1:48 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘TUF: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Finale’ Edition

  The weigh-ins are over and now we have the best staredowns to share with you. All fighters on the TUF: ATT vs. Blackzilians Finale hit the scales and made things official for tomorrow (Sunday) night. In the main even we’ll see two top welterweights square off with Jake Ellenberger vs. Stephen Thompson. Before that,...

Jul 11, 2015 9:04 am

Brazilian Doctor Says Dana White’s Wrong, Aldo Has Rib Fracture

UFC president Dana White told fans yesterday, during a live Q&A, that Jose Aldo has bruised ribs not broken ones. He also mentioned that the scans and photos that Aldo released of his ribs actually show an old injury. Well, a Brazilian doctor, Dr. Rickson Moraes, who was the first to diagnose Aldo with broken...

Jul 11, 2015 7:47 am

Dana White Calls BS, Says Aldo Never Had Broken Ribs

UFC president Dana White took the time, during a Fan Q&A, to set the record straight on Jose Aldo’s injury, according to him. White had this to say when a fan asked about the conflicting medical reports: “What happened was, when the pictures went out onto the internet and you saw this rib right here...

Jul 11, 2015 7:12 am

Matt Brown’s Happy He Didn’t Have To Fight Nate Diaz

UFC welterweight, ‘The Immortal’ Matt Brown, fights tonight at UFC 189, against Tim Means. A while back there were talks of Brown fighting Nate Diaz on the same card. The UFC even announced it, but later Diaz came out and said he never even signed anything. The fight was eventually scrapped and Brown got a...

Jul 11, 2015 6:57 am

White: ‘If Conor Wins, We’ll Spend Even More Money On Aldo vs McGregor’

“If [McGregor] beats [Mendes], the Aldo fight is even bigger than it was this time. It’s even bigger. And me and Lorenzo have already talked about it. We’re gonna spend even more money than we did this time. We’ve gotta try to top the last commercial and all that sh*t.” UFC president Dana White said,...

Jul 11, 2015 6:49 am

Cormier: ‘McGregor’s The Biggest MMA Fighter In The World’

“Ronda Rousey is the biggest star in the UFC, across all platforms. She’s a movie star. Conor McGregor is the biggest MMA fighter in the world. I will say that without question, because of what he’s done, not only with his mouth but also with his skill inside the Octagon.” That’s what UFC light heavyweight...

Jul 11, 2015 6:41 am

Legendary Rockers U2 Send Support To McGregor

First Sinead O’Connor, now legendary rock band U2, UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has some major star power in his corner. The band sent out this picture on Instagram, showing their support for the Irishmen, using the hashtag, #TeamMcGregor. #TeamMcGregor from #U2ieTour @thenotoriousmma A photo posted by U2 Official (@u2) on Jul 10, 2015 at 6:43pm...

Jul 11, 2015 4:31 am

Faber On McGregor Run-In: ‘He Felt Like A Junior High Girl’

UFC’s Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor got into a bit of a situation yesterday before the weigh-ins. McGregor responded in an interview, saying he could have taken Faber right there, and now Faber has a response. Check it out, here’s what he said during a recent Periscope session. “Okay, so what happened was I was...

Jul 10, 2015 4:58 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 189: Mendes Vs. McGregor’ Edition

UFC 189 weigh-ins just went down and that means we’ve got the best of the staredowns right here for you. All fighters stepped on the scale and then squared off with each other, some of them got pretty intense! Check out UFC 189 tomorrow night with the first prelims on Fight Pass, followed by prelims...

Jul 10, 2015 2:18 pm

UFC 200 Announced For 2016, Location And Date Set

UFC’s International Fight Week is going down in Las Vegas right now, but it looks like the UFC has already made plans for next year and just announced that UFC 200 will be the major event taking place at International Fight Week 2016. They already have a date and venue set for the card, which...

Jul 10, 2015 1:07 pm

Cyborg Will Retire In Three Years

Looks like we have three more years to see if this Ronda Rousey vs. Cyborg fight will ever happen. That’s according to Cyborg herself, who defended her Invicta FC featherweight title last night by getting the TKO in 45 seconds over Faith Van Duin. After the fight Cyborg talked to MMAFighting and revealed that she...

Jul 10, 2015 12:33 pm

Conor McGregor And Urijah Faber Involved In Backstage Altercation

Things got a little physical between Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor before the UFC 189 weigh-ins. FOX Sports caught footage of them running into each other. It looked friendly at first, then McGregor touched Faber’s head and the two grabbed each other. Two onlookers separated the two before anything else happened. Check...

Jul 10, 2015 12:31 pm

Travis Browne’s Ex-Girlfriend Slams His Manager, Will Not Press Charges

  UFC heavyweight Travis Browne was accused of domestic abuse by his ex-girlfirend, Jenna Renee Webb, who posted photos of bruises all over her body and said that it was Browne who caused them. Since then, Browne’s manager, John Fosco, has come forward and said that the allegations are false and Browne is innocent. He...

Jul 10, 2015 10:12 am

Rawlings Pulled From UFN 72, Joanne Calderwood Gets New Opponent

Sad news if you were looking forward to Joanne Calderwood vs. Bec Rawlings at UFC Fight Night 72, which takes place next week in Scotland. The two TUF cast mates were scheduled to face off but unfortunately ‘Rowdy’ Bec was forced out of the fight due to an undisclosed injury. Now, on a weeks notice,...

Jul 10, 2015 9:33 am

Joe Rogan Thinks Mendes Should Be Favorite Going Into UFC 189

“I think Chad Mendes should be the favorite. Chad Mendes knocked Ricardo Lamas, dead. Dead. With one punch. He smashes dudes. He goes after guys. He’s a destroyer.” “See, I disagree. Mendes easily could be as big a star as Conor McGregor. He wouldn’t talk like Conor McGregor did, but neither did [former UFC welterweight...

Jul 10, 2015 8:26 am

Manager: ‘Travis Browne Is 1,000% Innocent’

Yesterday UFC heavyweight Travis Browne was accused of domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend, Jenna Renee Webb, who posted photos on Instagram showing her bruised body and said they were caused by Browne. The UFC pulled Browne from all International Fight Week events and said they will be conducting an investigation into the matter. Browne’s manager John Fosco,...

Jul 10, 2015 7:33 am

Rory MacDonald Signs With Reebok Ahead Of UFC 189

UFC welterweight Rory MacDonald is the latest fighter to reach an individual sponsorship deal with Reebok. UFC officials released the news yesterday and said the deal takes effect for MacDonald’s title shot this Saturday at UFC 189, against Robbie Lawler. MacDonald also shared the news via Twitter, saying that he was excited and looked forward...