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Feb 3, 2016 9:27 am

WATCH! Jon Jones picks Conor McGregor vs. Rafael dos Anjos winner

On March 5th at UFC 196 Rafael dos Anjos puts his UFC lightweight championship on the line as Conor McGregor moves up to lightweight for his first fight. Ahead of the fight, many fans and fighters are split down the middle when it comes to who will win the highly anticipated scrap. In the video...

Feb 3, 2016 9:06 am

UFC on FOX 18 ratings are in

This past Saturday UFC on FOX 18 went down from the Prudential Center in Newark New Jersey. The preliminary card was headlined by Tarec Saffiedine vs. Jake Ellenberger which saw Saffiedine return to the win column and pick up a unanimous decision win. The main card featured several high profile bouts. First we saw Bryan...

Feb 3, 2016 8:42 am

Luke Rockhold: “It would be an honor” to beat up Anderson Silva

Luke Rockhold is coming off of a TKO win over Chris Weidman back at UFC 194, and while he currently has no opponent for his first title defense, many are expecting the UFC to give Chris Weidman an immediate rematch for the title. On the main card of UFC 194 Yoel Romero also defeated Jacare...

Feb 3, 2016 8:40 am

Floyd “Money” Mayweather: Thank You for Flying Air Mayweather

Enter the world of one of the richest combat sport fighters of all time. If people say money cant by happiness, they haven’t seen the smile on the happy and wealthy Mayweather’s face as he’s flying ‘Air Mayweather’ in this twitter post. What do you think? Would you fly the “Mayweather skies?”

Feb 3, 2016 8:31 am

On This Day: Frank Mir Submits Brock Lesnar

On this day in MMA history we have one of the most iconic submissions in UFC history. Eight years ago At UFC 81 Frank Mir welcomed Brock Lesnar to the UFC and handed him the first loss of his career as he submitted Lesnar in the very 1st round with a kneebar. The win made...

Feb 3, 2016 7:39 am

UFC 196 Video Preview: dos Anjos vs. McGregor – Main Event

Need to be reminded why UFC 196 might be the biggest event this year so far? The UFC put together this well made video to get you pumped up for the super-fight of the year. Will we see the first simultaneous two division champ in the UFC?

Feb 3, 2016 2:23 am

Big changes come as CSAC bans pre-fight dehydration weight cutting and IVs

The world of combat sports is changing for the betterment of fighter safety as the California State Athletic Commission announced on Tuesday the newly placed rules to combat dangerous weight cutting and dehydration. The move comes shortly after the ONC FC promotion announced their implementation of a new weigh-in system. ONE FC has urged fellow...

Feb 3, 2016 1:23 am

Bellator’s Scott Coker says they will ‘buy the free agents from the top down’

Recent news of former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson making his way over to the Bellator MMA promotion has been buzzing in the MMA community. Bellator MMA President Scott Coker spoke recently on the MMA Hour about their recent acquisition and what will be next for the growing MMA promotion (transcribed by MMA Fighting): “I...

Feb 2, 2016 3:27 pm

Ronda Rousey’s coach suspended for falsifying paperwork

At a California State Athletic Commission hearing on Tuesday afternoon Ronda Rousey’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan was suspended for 3 months for falsifying documents. Tarverdyan was also handed a $5,000 fine and given 3 years of probation according to MMAFighting.com, who confirmed the news with CSAC Executive Director Andy Foster. Tarverdyan apparently responded ‘no’ to...

Feb 2, 2016 2:06 pm

MUST SEE! Crazed preacher asks God to strike down Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor is an extremely controversial and polarizing figure in the MMA world. With that being said McGregor has been the subject of some criticism lately for two comments he made. The first being that he could kick Jesus’ ass inside the Octagon, and the second being that he is cool with “all the Gods”...

Feb 2, 2016 1:59 pm

On This Day: Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic gets soccer kick TKO win

On this day in MMA history, legendary fighter Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic picked up an impressive 1st round TKO win 12 years ago at Pride 27. The win for Cro Cop came by way of soccer kick, and was just Cro Cop’s 11th professional fight. It extended his professional record to 8-1-2. In addition, it...

Feb 2, 2016 1:30 pm

HOT Video: The Moment | Paige VanZant | Reebok

Get the full run down on who Paige VanZant is in the fight game and why the loss she suffered last year just might be the spark that ignites a young fighter to regroup and get back to task to be a threat to the upper echelon of the top 10. Check out VanZant in...

Feb 2, 2016 12:54 pm

Heavyweight title picture: Making Moves on Fabrico Werdum’s Title

The heavyweight title picture is shaping up to be a division to focus on again. With Ben Rothwell being the big winner of last Saturdays event. Rothwell moved into the elite Top 5 heavyweights for the first time in his career and it couldn’t of come at a better time. Rothwell is riding a four...

Feb 2, 2016 11:46 am

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone involved in horrific car crash?

It looks like UFC veteran Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone has been involved in a horrendous car accident. The always game fan favorite is scheduled to move up to welterweight and face Tim Means on February 21st at UFC Fight Night 83 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Cerrone posted photos recently to social media of a severely wrecked truck....

Feb 2, 2016 11:35 am

Video: Worst Boxing Cheat Ever – GLOVE PADDING REMOVED – Criminal Intent

One of the worst cases of cheating in combat sports history. Check out the story of a fighter who was ‘assaulted’ for 30 minutes in this boxing breakdown of a fighter who was literally beat while the world watched on. Check out this video and never forget how cheating in any way shape or form...

Feb 2, 2016 11:01 am

John Hendricks: No “weight” issues for Main-Event | Hendricks vs Thompson

Johny “Bigg Rigg” Hendricks is letting everyone know that weight isn’t going to be an issue come fight night this weekend. Hendricks has had an issue in the past battling weight cuts and being drained from the cut the night before the fight. This time it sounds like “Bigg Rigg” is coming with a full...

Feb 2, 2016 10:59 am

Is Benson Henderson looking to take lead on a fighter’s union with move to Bellator?

“I also want to be a trailblazer for the betterment of fighters,” said former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson in an ESPN interview. “Smooth,” who announced his decision to sign with the Bellator MMA fight promotion on Monday spoke with ESPN on what prompted him to opt for Bellator. “Bellator is open to a fighters...

Feb 2, 2016 10:23 am

Dave Bautista is extremely anti-Reebok, ‘fu*kreebok’

It looks like some fighters and fans are not the only ones to get really pissed off about the Reebok deal set with the UFC. Wrestling superstar Dave Bautista seems to be extremely perturbed with the corporate athletic wear company’s fighter pay structure and deal with the UFC. Bautista tweeted “Anyone who buys that goofy...

Feb 2, 2016 9:57 am

Exclusive | Inside the Mind of a Master Fight Strategist: -Mike Winkeljohn-

We’ve seen it many times in any sport and on all levels. The keys to success require a strong base and foundation in order to achieve any physical or mental goal set out for yourself. Mike Winkeljohn is that foundation that fighters seek for in support of their dreams and aspirations. Winkeljohn is the man...

Feb 2, 2016 9:47 am

Video Interview: ‘Wonderboy’ – UFC Fight Night Hendricks vs Thompson

Only four days away until Johny “Bigg Rigg” Hendricks squares up against Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson in Las Vegas NV. The #8 welterweight in the world Thompson is ready to take that huge leap into the elite world of the top 5 welterweights, a win against Hendricks could launch “Wonderboy” to front of the line for...

Feb 2, 2016 9:45 am

Benson Henderson gets immediate Bellator MMA title shot on April 22nd

Earlier this week it was announced that former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson had signed with Bellator MMA rather than re-signing with the UFC given that his contract was up. Henderson released a statement via his website announcing his signing, which included a ‘thank you’ to UFC President Dana White and UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta....