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Jan 9, 2016 7:43 am

McGregor on RDA: ‘Another night of easy work’

Conor McGregor has been in headlines more often than not lately. From having his popularity questioned by Floyd Mayweather due to his race, to booking his highly anticipated lightweight showdown with Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC 197, McGregor’s name has been all over the headlines. In a recent Facebook post, McGregor addressed his UFC 197...

Jan 9, 2016 7:39 am

Video Promo: Anthony Pettis vs. Eddie Alvarez – The Time is Now

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis is set to step into the octagon next Sunday against Eddie “The Silent Assassin” Alvarez at Fight Night Boston in the Madison Square Garden Arena. Both fighters competed only one time in 2015 and the results were split.   Pettis fought against Rafael dos Anjos in a 5 round one-sided affair, as...

Jan 9, 2016 7:35 am

Say What?! GSP vs. McGregor superfight a possibility

While Georges St. Pierre hasn’t been in the Octagon in nearly two years, there’s been much speculation as to what it would take to get the former UFC welterweight kingpin back in the Octagon. It has been rumored for quite some time that if GSP were to return to the Octagon, it would be for...

Jan 8, 2016 11:26 am

List of fighters most tested by USADA in 2015

In the new era of random drug testing, fighters truly have no clue when their doors will be knocked on to give a random sample for drug testing. Understandably, high-profile fighters and champions have been the most tested under the new policy. While the general consensus is that the random drug testing is good for...

Jan 8, 2016 11:22 am

TJ Dillashaw finally fires back at Dominick Cruz

Leading up to their UFC Fight Night: Boston scrap for the bantamweight championship next Sunday, the trash talk between Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw has been very one sided. Cruz has repeatedly put Dillashaw on blast time after time, while Dillashaw has yet to fire back. Until now. The champ spoke to Fox Sports to...

Jan 8, 2016 11:08 am

MUST SEE #FBF! Teenage Nate Diaz beats down grown man in bare-knuckle fight

Check out this classic video from the past of a young Nate Diaz still in his teens fighting a grown man. The video description says this was Nate’s first fight back in 2002 against Robert Limon. See how the young Diaz makes quick work of Limon. Nate Diaz is coming off an exciting return to...

Jan 8, 2016 10:27 am

Mark ‘All Natty’ Hunt says he’s been fighting PED drenched fighters for years

Mark Hunt is extremely pleased with the UFC’s implementation of random drug testing done by USADA. “The Super Samoan” who has a fight scheduled with former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is all too excited to get his own championship belt spoke with Craziest Sports Fights about his upcoming bout and history of fighting. “All...

Jan 8, 2016 9:47 am

Early odds open up for Conor McGregor versus Rafael dos Anjos

Big news was recently released that UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor would be going up from 145 pounds to 155 pounds to challenge lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. Early betting odds from Best Fight Odds have been released. As of this writing, Conor McGregor has come out as the underdog at +100 while dos Anjos who...

Jan 8, 2016 6:58 am

CONFIRMED! Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate official

Last night reports emerged that Conor McGregor vs. Rafael Dos Anjos and Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate had been announced for UFC 197 on March 5th. While the UFC had yet to make the bouts official, the MMA world went wild as discussions of the blockbuster fights heated up. Now, we have confirmation that Holly...

Jan 8, 2016 6:54 am

WATCH! CM Punk’s potential opponent discusses matchup

On UFC President Dana White’s ‘Lookin’ For A Fight’ video series, Dana White seemed interested in having 1-0 Mickey Gall fight CM Punk after Gall approached White about the fight. While nothing was set in stone, the MMA community went wild with speculation as to whether or not an opponent had finally been found for...

Jan 8, 2016 6:49 am

GARDAI reportedly investigating photo of McGregor allegedly wielding firearm

Since Christmas, UFC champion Conor McGregor has been enjoying the spoils of his success. The champ has posted numerous photos to social media accounts showing himself with various luxury cars, as well as several replica firearms which he can be seen playing with in his house. One photo caught the attention of Ireland’s GARDAI however,...

Jan 8, 2016 6:43 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson training with Ido Portal

Since footage emerged prior to UFC 194 of Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson working with movement expert Ido Portal, fans have been anxiously awaiting more footage of the trio working together. In this new video we can see the men training together in the sand, and then see footage of the master Ido Portal himself...

Jan 8, 2016 6:29 am

Clip of the Day: Gary Goodridge’s iconic crucifix KO

Gary Goodridge vs Paul Herrera at UFC 8 on February 16, 1996 in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 7, 2016 at 9:02pm PST Old school MMA fans will remember this iconic KO where Gary Goodridge rained down elbows from the crucifix position on Paul Herrera. The clip...

Jan 7, 2016 8:21 pm

PHOTO | Daniel Cormier receives adorable fan mail from 11 year old fan

Here’s your feel good story of the day! While for the most part the days of sending letters in the mail are long gone, one very young fan sent UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier a handwritten letter in the mail asking him DC to sign his trading card. Included with the letter was a...

Jan 7, 2016 8:14 pm

WATCH! Breakdown of TJ Dillashaw’s brilliant footwork

When TJ Dillashaw and Dominick Cruz fight for the UFC bantamweight championship on January 17th, the insanely methodical and elite footwork that will be on display is enough to wow even the casual MMA fan. Ahead of the fight, famed coach Jason Parillo breaks down Dillashaw’s footwork, and how he uses it to win fights...

Jan 7, 2016 8:08 pm

Bader next in line for title shot with win over Johnson

While Ryan Bader has been knocking on the door of a light heavyweight title shot with his 5 fight win streak that most recently saw him handily defeat Rashad Evans via unanimous decision at UFC 192 in October, he hadn’t been promised a title shot. Ahead of Bader’s UFC on FOX 18 fight against Anthony...

Jan 7, 2016 3:31 pm

Rockhold teases Weidman rematch: “He’s been harassing Dana”

Luke Rockhold has yet to figure out who he will be facing in his first middleweight title defense. While Yoel Romero defeated Jacare Souza at UFC 194 to become the #1 contender at middleweight, many want to see Chris Weidman given an immediate rematch given his dominance as a champion. Rockhold spoke to Fox Sports...

Jan 7, 2016 3:20 pm

NSAC expected to make ruling on Diaz suspension on January 12th

MMA fans have been anxiously awaiting news on the NSAC’s settlement talks with Nick Diaz following an uproar stemming from their harsh 5 year suspension due to Diaz failing a drug test for marijuana. According to MMAFighting the commission could be making a ruling on the settlement talks as early as their meeting next Thursday...

Jan 7, 2016 11:33 am

Royce Gracie training with kickboxing champion for Ken Shamrock bout at Bellator 149

MMA legends Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock will meet for the third time in their professional careers at Bellator 149 on Feb. 19 in Houston, Texas. Gracie who helped put jiu-jitsu in the spotlight in the early days of MMA has been training with veteran kickboxing champion Joe Schilling for his upcoming bout with Shamrock....