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Jul 14, 2015 9:12 am

All ‘UFN: San Diego’ Fighters Pass Out-Of-Competition Testing

The California State Athletic Commission tested 16 fighters on the ‘UFC Fight Night: San Diego’ card out-of-competition and it turns out that they all passed. That was the most fighters from one card ever tested out-of-competion in the states history. CSAC’s Andy Foster reveled that all tests came back clean, including Gilbert Melendez. Melendez was...

Jul 14, 2015 8:58 am

REPORT! Joseph Benavidez Vs. Henry Cejudo Planned For UFC 191

  Looks like UFC flyweight title challenger Joseph Benavidez will be taking on Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo in September at UFC 191. According to MMASucka, the fight has been booked, although no one from the UFC or the fighters themselves have confirmed the news. Benavidez is riding a three fight win streak and Cejudo...

Jul 14, 2015 7:59 am

‘TUF: 21 Finale’ Medical Report: ‘Karate Hottie’ Might Face 6 Month Suspension

Fans were treated to a whole weekend of UFC action, with UFC 189 going down on Saturday and the ‘TUF 21 Finale’ taking place on Sunday. The finale had some really exciting fights and finishes, including Stephen Thompson’s highlight reel spinning heel kick that put Jake Ellenberger down. We also saw the successful debut of...

Jul 14, 2015 7:47 am

Chad Mendes Suffered Injury Early In McGregor Fight

It looks like UFC featherweight Chad Mendes suffered a broke bone early in round one of his fight with Conor McGregor at Saturday’s UFC 189. According to Mednes’ manager, Mike Roberts, the Team Alpha Male fighter sustained a broken thumb early in the first round. Mendes was notified of the injury on Monday. It is...


Jul 14, 2015 7:35 am

UFC Strawweight Takes Jab At Jose Aldo

UFC strawweights Angela Magana and Michelle Waterson duked it out at Sunday’s ‘TUF 21 Finale’. Waterson ended up getting the submission win over Magana. Waterson was making her promotional debut after leaving Invicta FC, where she was atomweight champion. After the fight, Magana took to twitter to reveal that going into the fight she had...

Jul 14, 2015 7:14 am

MacDonald: UFC 189 Was “Best Time of My Life”

UFC welterweights Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald put on one of the greatest fights period, at UFC 189. It was a back and forth war, both fighters bloodied and beaten, but still they kept coming forward, looking to finish the fight. Eventually it was the champ, Lawler, who managed to finish MacDonald in the fifth...

Jul 14, 2015 3:10 am

Paul Daley: ‘Mr. Crotch-Check Has Serious Issues’

The war of the words continue between Bellator MMA fighters Josh Koscheck and Paul Daley. While talking to The Three Amigos Podcast, Daley had plenty to say about Koscheck: “I think Mr Crotch-check has some serious issues. I think he has some delayed development of the brain. He’s just a very weird guy. I commend...

Jul 14, 2015 2:51 am

Donald Cerrone Shares Pie Chart Showing Who He’ll Fight

UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone will fight anyone, anywhere, anytime. The guy can barely sit back and wait for his promised title shot. Just in case you weren’t exactly sure who Cerrone was willing to fight, he went ahead and put together this pie chart, showing you how it all breaks down. What does it show,...

Jul 14, 2015 2:24 am

UFC Returns To Brazil In November

The UFC will return to Brazil in November and will hold a card in Sao Paulo. This is according to MMAFighting, who says the UFC is planning to put on a Fight Night event on Nov. 7. The UFC moved Fight Night 70 from Brazil to Hollywood, FL, so naturally they are looking to fill...

Jul 14, 2015 1:31 am

Will Cub Swanson Fight Again? Maybe Not

“Ultimately, I’m not even 100% sure that I’m going to fight again. With breaking my jaw again, this is my ninth broken hand. So, I’m definitely hungry, but I want to make sure that my mind is on it 100% if I’m going to do it.” That’s what UFC featherweight Cub Swanson told MixedMartialArts.com when...

Jul 14, 2015 12:56 am

Irish Superstar! Conor McGregor Dominates Headlines Following UFC 189

Conor McGregor, now UFC interim featherweight champion, answered a lot of questions when he defeated Team Alpha Males’ Chad Mendes in the second round of their UFC 189 scrap. After being taken down and beat up on the ground, McGregor got to his feet at the end of the second and dropped Mendes with a...

Jul 14, 2015 12:44 am

UFC Champ Swimming In A Bed Of Fresh Kicks!!

UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk or ‘Joanna Champion’ is a big sneaker head. She’s always posting photos showing off her kicks on her Instagram account. Her recent post didn’t feature just one pair, but a whole bed full! Check out the champ enjoying the perks of the new Reebok deal:   New! Fresh! It's All...

Jul 14, 2015 12:23 am

‘Cowboy’: ‘I Need A Fight, I Feel Like A Crackhead’

UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone is apparently having fight withdraws. The top ranked fighter is set up to fight the champion Rafael dos Anjos, whenever the champ is healed up and good to go. However, Cerrone isn’t really the sit around a wait kind of guy. He already tried to get another fight when he found...

Jul 14, 2015 12:15 am

Wandy: ‘Shut Up Dana White!’

Wanderlei Silva is still taking every opportunity he gets to bash the UFC and Dana White. In his recent attack, ‘The Axe Murderer’ posted a long message on his Instagram, directed to UFC president Dana White. He starts with, “@Danawhiteufc shut up you are not warrio[r] to speak like warrior…” Then it goes on. Check...

Jul 13, 2015 5:05 pm

Ronda Rousey Dominates and Submits Guy in Sparring Session — WATCH!

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey has dominated any and all competition that Joe Silva and Dana White have put in front of her. Now, she’s preparing for her biggest challenge yet: The Undefeated Bethe Correia. In preparation of her next title defense, Rousey has been participating in light sparring sessions and she is whoopin’...

Jul 13, 2015 4:24 pm

UFC 189 Medical Suspensions: Rory MacDonald Served 6 Month Layoff

“UFC 189” could easily go down as the greatest event in Ultimate Fighting Championship history. Conor McGregor became the new king of the featherweight division while an injured Jose Aldo watched from the sidelines and the co main-event was a contender for “Fight of the Year”. Unfortunately, Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald will pay the...

Jul 13, 2015 3:05 pm

Robbie Lawler’s Boxing Coach Resigns after UFC 189 Win

Days after Robbie Lawler’s first defense of the UFC Welterweight Championship, boxing coach Matt Pena has decided to resign from the champion’s team. Pena will continue to coach boxers, but will be taking some time from coaching MMA fighters for the time being. “It is with deep regret that I’m resigning as boxing coach for...

Jul 13, 2015 2:18 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Conor McGregor Soars into P4P List

“UFC 189” and “The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians” Finale are both in the books and the rankings received a major facelift. Conor McGregor ended an amazing night of fights with a performance that won him the UFC Interim Featherweight Championship. As a result of this, McGregor has hopped above Mendes and Edgar as the #1...

Jul 13, 2015 1:34 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Payout Report: Masvidal Earns Six Figures with KO Win

“The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians” finale is in the books and the payout report has been released! Jorge Masvidal picked up a big knockout victory over Cezar Ferreira on Sunday night and will be taking home $102,000! Jake Ellenberger is the second biggest earner on the card, but keep in mind that Thompson will...

Jul 13, 2015 11:33 am

Invicta FC 13 Payout Report: ‘Cyborg’ Earns More than Half of Total Payroll

Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos not only dominated Faith Van Duin in the main event of “Invicta FC 13”, but she also dominated the payroll as well! “Cyborg” took home $100,000 of the $162,000 reported payouts from Friday’s event. MMA Junkie obtained the payouts on Monday afternoon. Check out the report below! The disclosed purses reported by certain...

Jul 13, 2015 10:26 am

Edgar Talks Title Fight, McGregor’s Ground Game and More

For the first time in years, the future of the featherweight division is up in the air. A weight class once dominated by Jose Aldo now has another champion in the form of interim-king Conor McGregor. McGregor, bitter that Aldo had to pull out of the fight, believes that the champion is an afterthought and...

Jul 13, 2015 9:12 am

UFC 189 Payout Report: McGregor and Mendes Earn Big

Chad Mendes stepped in on short notice to save the main-event of “UFC 189” and was rewarded handsomely for doing so. Conor McGregor was able to put away Mendes in less than ten minutes, but it wasn’t with ease. McGregor was cut open and was taken down several times before finishing Mendes with strikes in...

Jul 13, 2015 8:06 am

Aldo’s Coach Comments on McGregor’s Title Win at UFC 189

“UFC 189” was originally supposed to host the biggest fight of the year between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor. When Aldo was forced out of the bout, UFC President Dana White changed the main event to an interim title fight between McGregor and Team Alpha Male’s Chad Mendes. McGregor disposed of Mendes...

Jul 13, 2015 7:56 am

UFC Fighters React to Thompson’s Spinning Heel Kick KO of Ellenberger

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson has been training with some of the best fighters in the world and it looks like it’s finally starting to pay off. Thompson has always had the skill to be a main event fighter, but the right opportunity never popped up. With all eyes on him, he showcased his skills and proved...

Jul 12, 2015 9:39 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Bonus Report: Four Fighters Take Home Extra $50,000

“The Ultimate Fighter” Season 21 Finale is in the books and we have the bonus report! Four fighters took home an extra $50,000— check out who won big! Performance of the Night: Jorge Masvidal Masvidal’s recent trip into welterweight was a smashing success as he ended Cezar Ferreira’s night early with a brutal knockout. Ferreira...

Jul 12, 2015 8:49 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Results: Thompson KOs Ellenberger with a Pair of Spinning Kicks

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson’s first trip into the main event couldn’t have gone any better. Thompson stepped into the octagon as the favorite and proved the bookies right by completely outclassing Jake Ellenberger on the feet. “Wonderboy” suffered a scare early on in the first round when he hate a big shot from Ellenberger, but he...

Jul 12, 2015 8:17 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Results: Usman Makes Hassan Tap Out in Round 2, Blackzilians Win Big

It only seemed fitting that American Top Team’s Hayder Hassan and Blackzilians’ Kamaru Usman would meet in the final bout of the season during tonight’s co-headliner. Hassan gave his team three victories throughout the season while Usman only secured two. Tonight, Usman would pick up his third victory while getting the last laugh. And $300,000....