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Nov 21, 2015 5:49 pm

UFC FN 78 Results: Fili Keeps Prelim Knockout Streaks Alive

By Joe “JD” David   Andre Fili pressed when he needed to and placed a well timed head kick before the end of the first round. Gabriel Benitez (18-5-0) has never fought outside his home country of Mexico in his UFC career(2-0), and will be trying to make it three straight wins Saturday night. Standing...

Nov 21, 2015 5:29 pm

UFC FN 78 Results: Herrera Gets The Job Done With Precision

It took 30 seconds into the fight for Herrera to earn his check. “Fighting in the UFC is a dream come true,” Herrera said. “The Mexican people gave me so much energy. Facing Vernon was really hard because we are such good friends, but that is how it goes in this sport.” A well-placed pair...

Nov 21, 2015 4:28 pm

UFC FN 78 Results: Lazaro vs. Prazeres

Round 1 – Lazaro opens with a kick to the legs, and Prazeres misses high. Leg kicks traded. Lazaro trying to use his jab from range. Prazeres tries to rush in, but can’t get his hand on his opponent. Prazeres with a slapping kick to the leg. Lazaro stumbles his opponent a bit with more leg...

Nov 21, 2015 2:25 pm

“Scarface” Vows to Get Snitch!

By Joe “JD” David Rumors tend to get out of control when “all eyes” are on you, going into what some analysts and spectators alike view as one of the largest UFC fights to date. Jose Aldo Jr was a “no show” due to a rib injury in July, two weeks before fight night. The X-factor?...


Nov 21, 2015 12:17 pm

Enter The Octagon: Rogan Breaks it Down

  By Joe “JD” David   “I want to prove to me, I want to to prove to the world, I want to prove to the UFC that I belong on the top.” Kelvin Gastelum said. UFC commentator Joe Rogan breaks down and previews the main event for Fight Night Monterrey Headliner: Magny vs Gastelum....

Nov 21, 2015 9:22 am

FAIL! Best worst flying armbars of all time

Courtesy of Hello Japan – The best worst flying armbars ever! #BJJ #MMA #Grappling Posted by Attack The Back on Thursday, November 19, 2015 When a flying armbar is successfully executed, it’s one of the coolest moves in grappling. When it goes wrong…well you can see what happens above!

Nov 21, 2015 9:11 am

PHOTO | Amy Schumer preparing for potential Holm fight

Following Holly Holm’s UFC 193 win over Ronda Rousey, several people began making jokes that the newly crowned champion looks like comedian Amy Schumer. Holm even got in on the joke and congratulated Schumer on winning the UFC championship on Twitter. This resulted in Schumer posting a photo to Instagram of herself in boxing gloves...

Nov 21, 2015 9:05 am

On This Day: Jose Aldo promoted to UFC featherweight champion

On this day 5 years ago, the UFC promoted Jose Aldo from the WEC champion to the inaugural UFC featherweight champion. Aldo has gone on to defend the title 7 times, and has remained the only UFC featherweight champion. He will look to defend his championship once more at UFC 194 when he fights Conor...

Nov 21, 2015 8:41 am

Mayhem Miller puts out open invitation to join him on Thanksgiving

Say what you want about Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller, but a recent Tweet of his certainly shows his good nature. Miller has had his fair share of legal issues in the past, most recently allegedly assaulting police officers last month. While he hasn’t fought since 2012, Miller hasn’t ruled out an eventual return to MMA. In...

Nov 21, 2015 8:04 am

Holm breaks silence on Rousey rematch

Since Holly Holm dominated Ronda Rousey last Saturday at UFC 193, there has been much talk of a potential rematch. While some believe that an immediate rematch makes no sense because Holm’s win was so one-sided, others believe that Rousey deserves a rematch because of her dominance up until this point. Newly crowned UFC women’s...

Nov 21, 2015 7:42 am

PHOTO | Jedrzejczyk’s corner reacts to Holm’s KO of Rousey

Earlier this week the UFC published a video that included live reactions from Rousey and Holm’s families to their UFC 193 bout. Now, MMAJunkie reporter Chamatkar Sandhu has posted a photo of Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s corner reacting to the loss. Check it out: More reaction image's keep surfacing. Here's Joanna Jędrzejczyk and team reacting to Holm...

Nov 21, 2015 7:35 am

MUST SEE! Live reactions from Rousey & Holm’s families to UFC 193 KO

At UFC 193 last Saturday Holly Holm shocked the world as she knocked out Ronda Rousey in the 2nd round to capture the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. In addition to winning the championship and shocking the world, Holm handed Rousey the first loss of her MMA career. Above you can see the reaction from Rousey’s...

Nov 20, 2015 9:56 pm

Bisping cautions Rousey on firing coach

At UFC 193 this past Saturday, the gap in striking ability between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm was a very obvious one. While Holm is a former boxing world champion and Rousey is a former Judo Olympian, many blame Rousey’s longtime head coach Edmond Tarverdyan for her lack of a standup game. Michael Bisping spoke...

Nov 20, 2015 6:56 pm

Bellator 146 results: Chidi Njokuani wins via decision

It was a close one between Chidi Njokuani and Ricky Rainey on the main card of Bellator 146. Ultimately, while the commentators, the crowd, and Ricky Rainey disagreed with the decision, the judges scored the fight in favor of Chidi Njokuani. The win was the first of Njokuani’s Bellator MMA career. How did you score...

Nov 20, 2015 12:25 pm

WATCH! Lyoto Machida Karate Kids the lights out of Werdum!

Size doesn't matter, the importance is technique!lol @werdum @speedofsport @chinzomachida Não importa o tamanho o que vale é a técnica.Mostre para um amigo como se derruba um campeão. #karatekid #miyagui #machidakarate A video posted by Lyoto Machida (@lyotomachidafw) on Nov 20, 2015 at 10:37am PST Lyoto Machida showcases his best “Karate Kid” performance against UFC...

Nov 20, 2015 11:50 am

Georges St-Pierre has this advice for Ronda Rousey

Georges St-Pierre knows exactly what it is like to be on the end of a major defeat. St-Pierre fell in one the greatest upsets in UFC history when Matt Serra shocked the world with a first-round TKO over “Rush” back in 2007. Since that loss in 2007, St-Pierre went on to win 12 straight fights...

Nov 20, 2015 11:14 am

MUST WATCH! ‘B.J. Penn 1 On 1’ preview

On Tuesday November 24th at 4:30 p.m. PST Fox Sports 1 will air a special on one of the greatest pound for pound fighters of all time, our namesake, B.J. Penn. The special will highlight some of the biggest moments of Penn’s historic MMA career that saw him capture a UFC championship in two weight...

Nov 20, 2015 10:24 am

BJ Penn sends words of encouragement to Ronda Rousey

Since Holly Holm put a brutal beating on Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 this past weekend, fans have been quick to criticize the former champ. On the other hand numerous iconic fighters such as Mike Tyson, George Foreman, Floyd Mayweather, and now our very own BJ Penn, have been sending words of support to Rousey....

Nov 20, 2015 10:22 am

WATCH! Diego Sanchez goes off as fighters discuss impact of Holm’s UFC 193 win

Fighters at UFC Fight Night 78 discuss their reactions to the memorable women’s bantamweight championship bout between Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey. A lot of fighters were congratulatory of Holm and had words of advice and comfort for Rousey. Then there is Diego Sanchez. Words can explain his reaction, but it simply won’t do him...

Nov 20, 2015 10:03 am

PHOTO | Valerie Letourneau posts update on swollen eyes

Valerie Letourneau is healing up nicely after her five-round title fight war with champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Letourneau ended up losing a unanimous decision and showed tremendous heart, sporting wounds from the fight that UFC president said was “the craziest thing” he’s ever seen. Letourneau posted a photo to Instagram with a picture of her healing...