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Jul 9, 2015 7:34 am

McGregor On Bet With Dana White: ‘It Was For $3.5M, And I Hope He Takes It’

UFC president Dana White mentioned that featherweight Conor McGregor tried to bet him $3 million that he would KO Chad Mendes in round 2. According to McGregor himself, the bet was not for $3 million, but $3.5 million. He’s still holding out hope that White will accept the wager. While talking to the media on...

Jul 9, 2015 7:19 am

The UFC Has Unveiled Their Brand New Logo

Are you ready to have your minds blown away by the new look of the UFC logo? Take a deep breath and look below to see the new logo, compared to the old one:         Exactly. Did you even spot the difference? Apparently all the UFC wanted to do was shave off...

Jul 9, 2015 7:19 am

Mendes: ‘Conor Can Focus On Money While I Beat A Hole In His Face’

Yesterday we reported that Conor McGregor was willing to bet UFC president Dana White $3 million that he would knock Chad Mendes out in the second-round of their title fight at this Saturday’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. McGregor actually doubled down on that idea during Wednesday’s open workouts, clarifying that the bet is...

Jul 9, 2015 7:06 am

TUF 21 Finale Complete With 2 Final Bouts

  With the final episode of this seasons Ultimate Fighter airing last night, we now know the final two fights that will take place at the TUF 21 Finale, going down this Sunday. American Top Team chose Hayder Hassan and the Blackzilians went with Kamaru Usman to fight for the big tamale, $300K and the...


Jul 9, 2015 3:48 am

Faber, VanZant Eyeing Possible Movie And TV Roles

Looks like you might be seeing a lot more of UFC fighters like Urijah Faber and Paige VanZant. According to Deadline, the management company that work with Faber, VanZant, Chad Mendes, Anthony Pettis and Chael Sonnen, MMA Incorporated, have joined forces with 3Arts Entertainment. ‘Call it a cage match: 3Arts Entertainment has inked an exclusive...

Jul 9, 2015 3:13 am

PIC! Urijah Faber: ‘I Ran Into This UFC Hall of Famer’

The California Kid is in Las Vegas for International Fight Week and to support his teammate Chad Mendes as he takes on Conor McGregor at UFC 189. Faber took to his Instagram and shared this awesome picture of himself and a certain soon to be inducted UFC Hall of Famer. Check it out! Almost Just...

Jul 9, 2015 12:37 am

Nick Diaz Noticed Something During McGregor’s Open Workout

The UFC held the open workouts for UFC 189 in Las Vegas on Wednesday and UFC middleweight Nick Diaz couldn’t help but notice something during Conor McGregor’s workout. Diaz took to Twitter to reveal his observations with the masses. Check it out! Connor McGregor looking A little indecisive in his open workout😕😳 — nick diaz...

Jul 9, 2015 12:10 am

This UFC Strawweight Needs Your Help

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant’s currently in Las Vegas for UFC International Fight Week and supporting her teammates Cody Garbrandt and Chad Mendes, who are both fighting at this Saturdays UFC 189. VanZant isn’t fighting, but that doesn’t mean she isn’t busy. She’s apart of several UFC events, including a special pool party. That’s where her...

Jul 9, 2015 12:01 am

‘Cyborg’ Looks Ready To Go!

Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino is prepared to defend her featherweight title tonight at Invicta FC 13. She weighed in yesterday made things official, now she just has to go in there and do what she always does. Cyborg posted this photo from yesterday on her Instagram and she looks lean and mean heading into the bout...

Jul 8, 2015 8:01 pm

The Ultimate Fighter: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 12 Recap

  It’s the final episode of the season and what a way to end things. After the Blackzilians started strong and have won more fights overall because of the way the season is set up with different fights being worth different amounts of points, it’s all tied up and the entire season comes down to...

Jul 8, 2015 6:01 pm

Rashad Evans Vs. Ryan Bader Confirmed For UFC 192

The UFC has confirmed that former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will make his return at UFC 192 against Ryan Bader. Dana White confirmed the fight on UFC Tonight. UFC 192 will take place October 3, in Houston, TX at the Toyota Center. Evans is returning after nearly two years away from the octagon and...

Jul 8, 2015 2:55 pm

Tyrone Spong Is Out, Thiago Silva Is In Vs. Mike Kyle At WSOF 22

Unfortunately the World Series Of Fighting was hit with the injury bug and now has to make a change to their WSOF 22 event on Aug. 1. Blackzilian Tyrone Spong has to pull out of his scheduled fight with Mike Kyle due to an injury to his MCL. Now, former UFC light-heavyweight Thiago Silva will...

Jul 8, 2015 11:21 am

Cris Cyborg: ‘I Hope Bethe KO’s Ronda’

Ronda Rousey’s arch nemesis ‘Cyborg’ Justino will be rooting for fellow Brazilian Bethe Correia when the two meet at UFC 190. Cyborg told Combate that she is hoping Correia will get the job done and get it done in dramatic fashion. “I will root for Bethe, I hope she knocks Ronda out. Bethe deserves the...

Jul 8, 2015 9:28 am

Invicta FC’s Tonya Evinger Just Wants To Spoil The UFC’s Plans

“I want to spoil everybody’s plans. More just UFC. I think everybody plans on whooping me, so I’m just going to get in there, look scrawny and beat the s— out of them.” “Not necessarily anything personal toward her – it’s more toward the UFC. They take everybody around me, but not me.” Invicta FC’s...

Jul 8, 2015 8:45 am

Claudia Gadelha Takes A Shot At ‘Joanna Champion’

UFC strawweight contender Claudia Gadelha (12-1 MMA) has a very important fight coming up with former World Series of Fighting champion Jessica Aguilar (19-4 MMA) at UFC 190, but that hasn’t stopped “Claudinha” from engaging in some trash talk with current UFC champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Little girl, Forget about me and go train because I’m...

Jul 8, 2015 8:26 am

Paige VanZant Lands Another Major Sponsorship Deal

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant just scored another major sponsorship deal. The rising Team Alpha Male star took to Instagram to share the news with fans. VanZant already has an exclusive deal with Reebok, who will be taking over the UFC with their new uniforms and now she will be working with MusclePharm as well. VanZant...

Jul 8, 2015 8:24 am

IV Ban Might Destroy Potential Cyborg Vs. Rousey Fight

Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino just wants to be healthy. If that gets in the way of her making 135 lbs. in order to potentially fight UFC champion Ronda Rousey, then so be it. The Invicta FC featherweight champion spoke to the media on Tuesday and said that the new USADA IV ban could be a ‘problem’...

Jul 8, 2015 8:17 am

UFC Middleweight Costas Philippou Retires From MMA

Yesterday we reported that UFC middleweight Costas Philippou (13-5 MMA) had been removed from the official UFC rankings. When a fighter is removed from the rankings system it is usually a strong indication that he or she has been released from their contract, popped for a failed drug test or possibly retiring. After some brief...

Jul 8, 2015 7:40 am

Husband Of UFC Octagon Girl Brittney Palmer Arrested For Attempted Murder

UFC octagon girl Brittney Palmer’s husband was arrested for attempted murder, stemming from an altercation that went down between the two of them, according to TMZ Sports. The reports says on June 11 the two got into an argument and things got physical. It apparently started when her husband, Aaron Zalewski, heard someone on her phone...

Jul 8, 2015 7:39 am

White Confirms Aldo Would Have Made $4M At UFC 189

Wherever you are Jose Aldo, please do not read this. Although, the UFC featherweight champ most likely knows how much he lost out on when he dropped out of UFC 189 with a rib injury. It was already assumed that this would have been a massive check for Aldo, but now UFC president Dana White...

Jul 8, 2015 7:20 am

Jose Aldo Tells Mendes That Brazil Has His Back

UFC featherweight Chad Mendes had a feeling that all the Brazilian fans in attendance at UFC 189 would be on his side, since Jose Aldo pulled out, and it looks like he was right. The featherweight champ himself told Mendes, via Twitter,  that ‘U can count on my fans’. The champ was responding to a...

Jul 8, 2015 7:01 am

RUMOR! Floyd Mayweather’s Final Fight Might Air On CBS

There’s a rumor making its way around saying that Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s final fight, scheduled for September 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, could air on CBS. Mayweather fighting on free TV? That sentence doesn’t even sound right, but that’s the word going around. We know he doesn’t need the money from PPV...

Jul 8, 2015 6:37 am

Invicta’s Irene Aldana: ‘The UFC Could Be In My Near Future’

“I still don’t know. We need to talk to Shannon. I don’t know what the plan is. Maybe in the near future in the UFC, but I still don’t know.” “I think it’s a goal for every fighter. It’s the biggest promotion, UFC. But I love Invicta. I first want to win the belt and...

Jul 8, 2015 6:30 am

Matt Hughes And Frank Trigg Talk About Cheaters From Their Era

Former UFC welterweights and Hall of Fame inducted fighters spoke about their era of MMA and the issue of drug use. Here’s what they had to say to MMAJunkie: Former UFC welterweight Frank Trigg on steroid use during his era: “I come from a background where we wrestled guys who were on drugs. It was...

Jul 8, 2015 5:37 am

Rothwell: “Give me Arlovski or JDS and let me prove my case”

UFC heavyweight contender Ben Rothwell (35-9 MMA) is currently riding an impressive three-fight win streak, which includes victories over Alistair Overeem, Brandon Vera, and most recently Matt Mitrione. “Big Ben” believes he is just one win away from a chance at UFC heavyweight gold and hopes that a future victory over either Andrei Arlovski or...

Jul 8, 2015 4:57 am

Cyborg Is Down To Fight Miesha Tate

Hey, if Cyborg and Ronda Rousey isn’t going to happen, why not get this fight going. According to Cyborg’s manager George Prajin, who talked to ESPN, Cyborg is down to fight UFC bantamweight Miesha Tate at 140 pounds. Check it out! “Miesha Tate said she’d fight Cris at 140 pounds. That’s probably the second biggest...

Jul 8, 2015 2:09 am

Rory MacDonald Doesn’t Compare Himself To GSP

“It’s a compliment to be compared to him, but I don’t compare myself to Georges (St. Pierre). I’m my own person, I’ve got my own fighting style. I try to keep myself away from the whole comparison. I’m not trying to be Georges (St. Pierre).” UFC welterweight and teammate of former champion Georges St. Pierre,...