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Nov 15, 2015 4:51 am

REPLAY! “UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm” Post Fight Press Conference

Holly Holm shocked the world last night in Melbourne, Australia when she pulled off what is being called the biggest upset in UFC history! The odds were stacked against her, but Holm was able to knock out Ronda Rousey to become the new and undisputed UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion of the world. See what the...

Nov 13, 2015 5:38 pm

De La Hoya BLASTS Mayweather in letter

Oscar De La Hoya has been on the receiving end of much criticism from Floyd Mayweather, and ‘Golden Boy’ has had enough. In an open letter, that was published in Playboy, De La Hoya blasted Mayweather. You can read the lengthy letter below: Dear Floyd: You did it. You made it to the 49–0 mark,...

Nov 13, 2015 9:16 am

ONE Championship 32 Askren vs. Santos title fight canceled

A ONE Championship rematch scheduled for today that has been seven months in the making will not come to a realization. After a no-contest bout due to an accidental eye poke between champion Ben Askren and Luis Santos went down at ONE Championship 26 in April, the two were set to fight again Friday in...

Nov 12, 2015 8:21 am

Mark Hunt’s camp involved big changes to redeem himself in Bigfoot fight

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt is still disappointed in himself after a bad loss that came from the hands of Stipe Miocic back in May. According to a report from MMA Junkie, Hunt said he had to cut 22 pounds for that bout to reach the 266-pound heavyweight limit, which was the reason he gassed early...

Nov 10, 2015 8:39 am

Dana White gives the ‘OK’ to Daniel Cormier’s break from fighting

Last month UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier revealed that he would like to take the remainder of 2015 off after having such a busy year. With former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones being reinstated by the UFC, many were unsure how the UFC would feel about DC wanting to take the rest of...

Nov 10, 2015 8:18 am

OUCH! UFC Matchmaker told Gadelha he wouldn’t ‘Miesha Tate’ her

Talk about pouring salt on an open wound… When Joanna Jedrzejczyk was awarded the split decision win over Claudia Gadelha back in 2014, many wondered when we would see a rematch. According to Claudia Gadelha, she could get her rematch with Jedrzejczyk after ‘Joanna Champion’ fights Valerie Letourneau at UFC 193 this Saturday, if Joanna...

Nov 9, 2015 10:17 am

UFC title challenger Luke Rockhold still has his eye on Vitor Belfort

It looks like both Vitor Belfort and Luke Rockhold are looking to have another crack at one another. After picking up a first round KO against Dan Henderson in UFC Fight Night 77 on Saturday, Vitor Belfort said that he wants Luke Rockhold next due to recent comments coming from the middleweight title contender. Rockhold...

Nov 6, 2015 7:00 am

Anthony Johnson: ‘Jon was always the champ’

Top UFC light heavyweight Anthony Johnson has been reignited now that his division has a returning top talent in Jon Jones, who is bound to shake the division. Johnson who lost a title fight with UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier spoke with MMA Junkie on how the former champion, Jon Jones is bringing something...

Nov 5, 2015 12:57 pm

Anthony Johnson doesn’t think Cormier has earned enough to make demands

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has made a couple things clear holding the title. He wants some time off, and that he does not want to fight Jon Jones at his hometown in New York. Recent opponent of Cormier in Anthony Johnson says that the champ hasn’t earned the right to call for a...

Nov 5, 2015 8:11 am

Werdum vs. Velasquez targeted for UFC 196

While there is still no word yet on when Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez will have their rematch for the UFC heavyweight championship, it looks like we’re getting closer to an official date. Ariel Helwani reported on UFC Tonight Wednesday evening that the UFC is looking to book the fight at UFC 196 on February...

Nov 3, 2015 2:49 pm

Cummins wants to get revenge on DC

Patrick Cummins made his UFC debut on just 10 days notice against Daniel Cormier, who went on to win the UFC light heavyweight championship the next year. Cormier defeated Cummins in the 1st round by TKO, and the loss hasn’t sat well with Cummins. Ahead of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ fight against Glover...

Nov 2, 2015 1:24 pm

Do people want to see Bobby Lashley versus Kimbo Slice?

Is a fight between Bobby Lashley and Kimbo Slice the next big hit for Bellator? Basically the fight sounds like it can happen if there is enough buzz from fans to give the Bellator heads a reason to book it. Lashley, who has a rematch against James Thompson this Friday at Bellator 145, spoke with...

Nov 2, 2015 9:13 am

Mendes: ‘Nik Lentz would destroy McGregor’

Some critics have ridiculed top featherweight Chad “Money” Mendes’ conditioning after his loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 189. Mendes took the McGregor fight on short notice and has made it clear that a full camp would result in a different outcome. “The only people that are questioning my conditioning are Conor McGregor nut-hangers, and...

Nov 1, 2015 3:23 pm

Askren on ‘eye poking’ Louis Santos: “I don’t respect him”

Ben Askren is undefeated in his professional MMA career however in his last fight versus Louis Santos, Askren was poked in the eye and the fight was ruled a no-contest. On November 13th Askren will get a chance to rematch Santos, however that doesn’t mean Askren has forgiven Santos for the first incident. When asked...

Oct 30, 2015 7:51 am

Quick Twitt: Jones would fight DC in the OSU wrestling room

After being reinstated by the UFC recently, Jon Jones’ manager stated that a rematch against Daniel Cormier would be on Jones terms, not Cormier’s. Cormier then stated that he had no problem giving Jones and immediate title shot for Jones first bout back in the Octagon. Jones then took to Twitter to reveal that it...

Oct 29, 2015 1:18 pm

Jon Jones versus Daniel Cormier odds open up with a significant gap

The rematch between the current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and former champion Jon Jones has not officially been announced. However, speculation in the media as well as Cormier wanting the welcome back fight is leading all to believe that it will be the next UFC light heavyweight title fight. Best Fight Odds released...

Oct 29, 2015 12:08 pm

#TBT! WATCH! Conor McGregor vs Max Holloway full fight video

Here is a Throwback Thursday gem for you featuring UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor versus top featherweight contender Max Holloway. The two fought at UFC Fight Night 26 back in August 2013. Holloway is the only opponent in McGregor’s UFC career to go the distance. McGregor has since gone on to win the interim...

Oct 29, 2015 10:57 am

Daniel Cormier has high praise for Jon Jones and wants to be his welcome back fight

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has just one loss in his professional MMA career, coming from the hands of former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. In April, Jones was suspended from the UFC with legal battles involving a hit-and-run accident in New Mexico. Jones was sentenced to probation in September, and is now...

Oct 28, 2015 5:00 pm

Manager: Cormier is one of the best of all time; he’s just not better than Jones

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones made headlines last week, this after UFC officials announced that “Bones” had been formally reinstated by the promotion. Jones’ return to the octagon is being targeted for early 2016, where he is expected to rematch current UFC light heavyweight title holder Daniel Cormier. Jon Jones manager, Malki Kawa, recently spoke to...

Oct 26, 2015 2:56 pm

Coker: Koscheck/Daley II targeted for summer 2016

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Josh Koscheck (17-10 MMA) signed a contract with Bellator MMA this past June and is currently awaiting his first opponent from the promotion. The former “Ultimate Fighter Season 1” star was initially slated to make his first Bellator appearance this December at Bellator 147, but instead is now being targeted for a January event....