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Aug 25, 2015 6:11 pm

Junior dos Santos: ‘I Hope Overeem Doesn’t Fail The Drug Test This Time’

Just early today, the UFC announced that heavyweights Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem would be fighting at UFC on FOX 17, on Dec. 19 in Orlando, FL. Right after the fight was announced, the former UFC champ, Dos Santos, took to Instagram and took a few shots at Overeem. The two have already been...

Aug 25, 2015 3:55 pm

UFC’s Drug Czar: ‘Jose Aldo Apologized For Negative IV Ban Comments’

Apparently, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has had a change in heart when it comes to the upcoming ban on IVs for the use of rehydrating after weigh-ins. Aldo came out a little while back and slammed the new rule, insisting that he’s still going to use one because they wouldn’t dare cancel his fight...

Aug 25, 2015 3:37 pm

UFC Announces ‘Go Big’ Event –– Will Feature Rousey, McGregor Etc.

The UFC is planning to ‘Go Big’ with a new seasonal campaign. They will be holding a launch event in Las Vegas on Sept. 4, where they will be kicking off their new seasonal campaign ‘Go Big’. They will present the lineup of fights and events they have for the coming season. In attendance will...

Aug 25, 2015 12:21 pm

Junior dos Santos vs. Alistair Overeem Set For UFC on FOX 17

Well, it’s finally official. UFC heavyweights Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem will meet in the octagon at UFC on FOX 17. The fight was announced by the UFC on Tuesday. The two have been going back and forth on Twitter, with Overeem telling Dos Santos to sign and make it happen. It seems like...


Aug 25, 2015 11:24 am

WSOF Announce Eight-Man, One-Night Lightweight Tournament

Heads up fight fans, the World Series of Fighting is taking things back to the old days and will be featuring an eight-man, one-night lightweight tournament to determine the next title challenger. The news was announced by WSOF VP Ali Abdel-Aziz, who appeared on The MMA Hour and released the big surprise. The tournament will...

Aug 25, 2015 11:10 am

Fighters Could Face 2-Year Suspension For IV Use

The UFC’s IV ban will take effect in five weeks, which means a lot of fighters will have to adapt to cutting weight and rehydrating orally. For those who cut extreme amounts of weight, this could be a major change. The UFC’s drug czar, Jeff Novitsky, recently talked about the ban on The MMA Hour...

Aug 25, 2015 10:55 am

Hunt Predicts First Round KO In ‘Bigfoot’ Rematch

UFC president Dana White is calling this the rematch to the greatest heavyweight fight in history. Whether you agree or not, you’ve got to admit it’s at least up there with the best. Mark Hunt vs. ‘Bigfoot’ Silva was a war that ended up going five rounds and received a draw from the judges. Now,...

Aug 25, 2015 10:48 am

Top Ranked UFC Bantamweight Announces Pregnancy

The number 3 ranked UFC women’s bantamweight Alexis Davis will be out of the octagon until late 2016. She announced the news today on her Instagram, revealing that she is pregnant and expected to give birth early 2016. Davis was waiting for her next opponent, but it looks like she’ll be waiting a little longer...

Aug 25, 2015 10:27 am

WSOF VP: ‘Melvin Guillard Is Sh*t –– He’s The Champ of Tapping Out’

There’s no secret that things didn’t quite work out for former UFC lightweight Melvin Guillard during his time with the World Series of Fighting. Guillard missed weight for his WSOF debut. Then he was given a title fight, which he also failed to make weight for. That fight was changed to a non title fight...

Aug 25, 2015 10:04 am

Melvin Guillard: ‘Bellator Let Me Pick My Debut Fight’

  “Hell no I hadn’t heard of him; I got to pick my fight. I love that about Bellator. They allowed me to pick my first fight. They had John Alessio on the list and a couple others guys I can’t think of off hand. Brandon Girtz, I had no idea who he was. I...

Aug 25, 2015 8:20 am

Erick Silva’s ‘Embarrassed’ By His Performance And His Body

UFC welterweight Erick Silva is not pleased with his performance. He took on Neil Magny at Sunday’s UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon and ended up losing via split decision. The Brazilian fighter took to Instagram to share his thoughts on the fight and hinted that he went into the fight with an injury. If he would...

Aug 25, 2015 8:07 am

Mendes Tells Edgar To Put His ‘Money’ Where His Mouth Is

Looks like everyone wants a piece of UFC featherweight Frankie Edgar. Ever since the former lightweight champ came out and said that he wanted to fight before the year ended and would not be waiting for a title shot, several big names in the division have come forward calling Edgar out. The first was Jeremy...

Aug 25, 2015 8:02 am

Nunes Has No Problem Taking Out Tate, Then Rousey

UFC bantamweight Amanda Nunes is coming off of an impressive stoppage of former title challenger Sara McMann, one that put her name into the title picture. However, as we all know by now, Holly Holm was given the next title shot and will fight Ronda Rousey at UFC 195 on Jan. 2. However, UFC president...

Aug 25, 2015 7:47 am

Carlos Condit Fires Back At All The Title Fight Criticism

UFC welterweight and upcoming title challenger Carlos Condit is in a similar position to that of women’s bantamweight Holly Holm, sort of, maybe. The two were given title shots unexpectedly, after another contender was assumed to be getting the next crack at the belt. In Condit’s situation that was Johny Hendricks. The former champ, Hendricks,...

Aug 25, 2015 7:09 am

Faber Teases Conor McGregor vs. TJ Dillashaw

Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber just wrapped shooting on the new season of The Ultimate Fighter, where he coached opposite of interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor. The two will not be fighting at the conclusion of the broadcast, like most seasons, because of course McGregor will be taking on champ Jose Aldo at UFC 194...

Aug 25, 2015 6:35 am

Ronda’s Rivals Join Forces –– Tate, Cyborg And Holm Get Together For A Movie

On a scale of one to ten, how awkward do you imagine this encounter being? Miesha Tate, Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ and Holly Holm all together, hanging out, shooting a movie. You have Holm, who just got announced as Ronda Rousey’s next opponent and Tate who was expecting to get another crack at the champ. Then you...

Aug 25, 2015 3:32 am

Mrs. “El Nino” Kerri Anne Melendez Rare Sparring Footage

Kerri Anne Melendez, wife of former Strikeforce lightweight champion and current UFC fighter Gilbert ‘El Nino’ Melendez, is looking to make her move into MMA. She was recently signed to Bellator and is set to make her debut at the promotion’s ‘Dynamite’ event, which will take place on Sept. 19. Her debut will take place...

Aug 25, 2015 2:44 am

Ronda Rousey Accused Of Dating This Models Husband –– Calls UFC Champ A ‘DNB’

With all the positive vibes coming Ronda Rousey’s way lately, it was only a matter of time before something negative came out. It comes in the form of Travis Browne’s estranged wife. The UFC heavyweight is currently sitting on the sidelines while the UFC investigates domestic violence accusations that came from Jenna Renee, Browne’s wife....

Aug 25, 2015 12:41 am

What Happened?

UFC bantamweight Miesha ‘Cupcake’ Tate didn’t get the title shot she was promised, but is currently filming a movie with the likes of Cristiane Cyborg and Holly Holm (the girl who got the title shot instead of her). The filming for ‘Fight Valley’ has started and it looks like Tate’s already getting bloody. Of course,...

Aug 25, 2015 12:01 am

What Really Goes On At Donald Cerrone’s BMF Ranch?

UFC lightweight Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone is currently training hard for his upcoming title shot against Rafael dos Anjos. Cerrone has been waiting a while for this fight, so needless to say, he’s probably pretty excited. So excited that he forgot all his clothes to train? Along with some pretty hilarious videos, showing the daily action...

Aug 24, 2015 8:38 pm

“Rumble” Johnson required to participate in counseling after gym incident

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson found himself in trouble with the UFC once they heard about the rant he posted online. Johnson took to his Facebook account to rant about a negative incident he had with an “ugly” female at a local gym. UFC has since announced on ramifications of his actions in the following statement: Following a...

Aug 24, 2015 5:52 pm

Booking Roundup: Rousey, Benavidez, and Makdessi all land BIG fights!

This could possibly be the biggest edition of the “Booking Roundup” ever. Over ten fights spanning across seven events have been added in the recent week. There’s no way you caught every single one, so catch up with the “Booking Roundup” below! UFC Fight Night 75: Japan’s Mousasi Gets New Opponent When one great fight...

Aug 24, 2015 4:04 pm

Retired UFC lightweight Frankie Perez fires back at Michael Bisping

Frankie Perez had his shining moment in the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 74” when he knocked Sam Stout out in less than a minute. It was his first UFC win and his last as he retired moments later during his post fight interview. Perez mentioned he did not want to put his body or...

Aug 24, 2015 2:54 pm

Michael Bisping clarifies controversial comments on retired UFC fighter

UFC lightweight Frankie Perez achieved his goal at “UFC Fight Night 74” when he earned his first octagon victory in fantastic fashion. After he knocked Sam Stout out, Perez proceeded to retire during his post-fight interview. After the first batch of fights concluded and the broadcast was sent to FOX Studios, Michael Bisping was asked...

Aug 24, 2015 2:36 pm

Bethe Correia vs. The World — ‘The Pitbull’ challenges Tate & Kaufman!

Bethe Correia isn’t going to wait for Sean Shelby or Joe Silva to call her for her next fight as she has taken the role of matchmaker upon herself! After just three wins in the UFC, “Pitbull” Correia earned herself a shot at UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey. In the months leading up to...

Aug 24, 2015 1:30 pm

Frankie Edgar accepts Max Holloway’s challenge, wants to fight in December

New Jersey’s Frankie Edgar sits atop the featherweight division as the only man under champions Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. Often overlooked by officials, Edgar sure isn’t forgotten when it comes to fighters looking to take a step up in competition. Fifth-ranked featherweight Max Holloway called out “The Answer” to a potential bout in Hawaii....

Aug 24, 2015 12:56 pm

BEEF! UFC lightweight gets shut down for judging women’s division!

The path to gold is usually never short. Whether you are chasing a championship in the Ultimate Fighting Championship or Bellator, the amount of work you put in behind the scenes shadows what fans actually get to see. After just two octagon appearances, Holly Holm is set to challenge Ronda Rousey for her UFC Women’s...