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Sep 26, 2015 7:10 am

Askren: ‘If I was Jon Jones, I’d be so f*cking annoyed right now’

Earlier in the week a report came out detailing shady circumstances surrounding Vitor Belfort’s drug test results ahead of his title fight against Jon Jones. The report alleges that the UFC knew about him testing for very high levels of testosterone and instead of pulling him from the fight, let him compete and after accidentally...

Sep 26, 2015 6:22 am

Wladimir Klitschko vs. Tyson Fury Put On Hold After Klitschko Suffers Injury

Some news from the boxing world, as the highly anticipated fight between Wladimir Klitschko and Tyson Fury as been scrapped from it’s original date. The fight was set to go down on Oct. 24, but Klitschko just recently announced that he has to postpone the fight because he has suffered an injury. Man, we just...

Sep 26, 2015 5:15 am

Daniel Cormier: ‘I couldn’t really give a sh*t about Jon Jones’

Current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is pretty sick of hearing about former champ, Jon Jones, and let the media know it at the recent UFC 192 media conference call. It seemed like almost all of the questions being thrown at Cormier and his opponent Alexander Gustafsson had in some way to do with...

Sep 26, 2015 12:01 am

Gina Carano Kicks As* In New ‘HEIST’ Movie Trailer

While all eyes seem to be on UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and her acting career, former WMMA pioneer Gina Carano has been doing it for a while now. She’s now set to appear in a new movie starring Robert De Niro and Dave Bautista, called HEIST. The trailer just recently came out and the...

Sep 25, 2015 8:38 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night: Japan’ Edition

UFC Fight Night: Japan goes down on Saturday night and the main event is something that has lots of fans excited. It’s never a good idea to blink during a heavyweight fight because of the power they bring into the cage. That is even more true in this fight, with Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett...

Sep 25, 2015 4:01 pm

Daniel Cormier: ‘It’s Me And Jones And Then Everyone Else’

Daniel Cormier will try and make his first UFC light heavyweight title defense on October 3 when he squares off with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 in Las Vegas. While Cormier acknowledges that Gustafsson is game opponent, he truly believes that the light heavyweight division only has two top dogs and that’s him and Jon Jones: “I think it’s...

Sep 25, 2015 3:32 pm

Report: Former Bantamweight Champ Renan Barao Announces Move To 145

Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao has decided to move up to featherweight (145lbs). That’s according to Matheus Aquina, (a fighter manager best known for representing Bellator’s Pitbull brothers) who made the announcement this morning on Twitter: “Renan Barao said on a local TV news that he’s moving up to Featherweight and looking to fight...

Sep 25, 2015 1:12 pm

Anderson Silva Expects To Fight On Same Card As Werdum, Possibly Against Michael Bisping

For those who didn’t know, an MMA event in Dagestan took place today and was streamed on UFC Fight Pass. UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum was in attendance, along with former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. At one point during the broadcast Silva was interviewed and asked about his career and his future in the...

Sep 25, 2015 9:51 am

UFC Vet Anthony Njokuani: ‘I Could Never See Ludwig Being A Racist Or Bully’

Former WEC and UFC lightweight Anthony Njokuani recently took to Facebook and posted a statement in response to all the claims that Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig uses racial jokes and made african american fighters feel uncomfortable while he was at Team Alpha Male. Njokuani, a longtime friend of Ludwig, decided to share his thoughts and said...

Sep 25, 2015 7:44 am

Weekly Dana White Instagram Roundup

Here’s your weekly Dana White Instagram roundup. The UFC president didn’t post a ton this week, aside from the ‘clip of the days.’ He also posted a few promotional things for this Saturday’s UFC Fight Night Japan, featuring a heavyweight main event between Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett. In the co-main it will be flashy...

Sep 25, 2015 12:01 am

Dana White Looking for a Fight – Sage Northcutt Highlight

UFC president Dana White joined former welterweight champ Matt Serra and they went in search of some talent. That seems to be the premise of a new show that is airing on Fight Pass, called ‘Dana White Looking for a Fight.’ In the first clip released from the show, we see Dana and friends scouting...

Sep 24, 2015 7:37 pm

Jose Aldo In Jeopardy Of Losing His ‘Venum’ Sponsorship Because Of Reebok

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will be fighting for the first time under the promotion’s Reebok deal when he faces Conor McGregor at UFC 194, taking place on Dec. 12. That means Aldo will not be wearing his usual ‘Venum’ trunks into the cage. And because of that, his deal with the sponsor might be...

Sep 24, 2015 6:39 pm

White: ‘McGregor Told Me He Wants To Fight Edgar Next’

There’s been a lot of talk about UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor moving up to lightweight following his fight with champ Jose Aldo at UFC 194. Even the Irishman himself has talked about it, feuding with 155’s Donald Cerrone and champ Rafael dos Anjos. However, UFC president Dana White recently revealed that McGregor told...

Sep 24, 2015 1:13 pm

Pettis ‘Hates’ Rafael dos Anjos, Offered To Help Train Cerrone For Title Fight

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis is willing to help train a former and possibly future opponent in Donald Cerrone for his upcoming title fight with Rafael dos Anjos. Cerrone, who lost to Pettis in 2013, shared the intriguing story during a recent appearance on Joe Rogan’s podcast: “Anthony told me, he said ‘Cowboy,...

Sep 24, 2015 8:22 am

‘Mighty Mouse’ Wants Vegas Fight: ‘It’s Foolish Not To Fight There’ Because Of Diaz

To date and announced publicly, three UFC fighters have stated that they will refuse to fight in Nevada following the NSAC’s controversial five year suspension they gave UFC fighter Nick Diaz. Those fighters include Henry Cejudo, Leslie Smith and Aljamain Sterling. One fighter who will definitely not be joining that group is UFC flyweight champion...

Sep 24, 2015 6:05 am

Frank Mir And Andrei Arlovski Are Both Willing To Do A Rematch

Well the first time it didn’t really go so well, so maybe let’s try it again. UFC heavyweights Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovski met in a highly anticipated scrap back at UFC 191 and boy did it not live up to the hype. Perhaps the anticipation for the fight was too high, especially considering the...

Sep 24, 2015 4:57 am

Machida Eyes Early 2016 Return, Wants To Fight Michael Bisping

Former UFC light heavyweight champion and current top ten middleweight Lyoto Machida has been out of the octagon since suffering a brutal loss to Yoel Romero, in which Romero pounded Machida with elbows until the referee stepped in and stopped the fight. Before that, Machida suffered a submission loss to Luke Rockhold in a one-sided...

Sep 24, 2015 12:56 am

McGregor’s Pal: ‘The UFC Told Me To Pad My Record’

On this season of The Ultimate Fighter coaches Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor are coaching team USA and team Europe. In the first episode, where fighters competed to get into the house, McGregor’s friend and teammate Artem Lobov lost. McGregor was pretty upset about it, but then, in episode two it was announced that Lobov...

Sep 24, 2015 12:39 am

BJJ’s Gabi Garcia Will Make MMA Debut At NYE Show In Japan

BJJ practitioner and competitor Gabi Garcia is set to make her MMA debut. Most fans probably know Garcia from her appearance on TUF Brazil, where he acted as a coach on Wanderlei Silva’s team. The thing that caught fan’s eyes during the show was the size of Garcia. She towered over Silva and at the...

Sep 24, 2015 12:38 am

Conor McGregor Loses It –– Goes On Profanity-Laced Tirade!

On Wednesday night’s episode of The Ultimate Fighter we finally got to to see coach Conor McGregor really fall into that role, working with his team during evening practices, helping them game-plan and giving them advice. He took it a step further during the fight, going completely nuts when his fighter wouldn’t do what he...

Sep 24, 2015 12:01 am

Fedor Hangs With Pole Dancing Instructor

Fedor Emelianenko was in the house at this past Saturday’s Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event in San Jose, California and apparently took photos with everyone in the arena. I mean, it’s not everyday you run into an MMA legend like Fedor, so of course you’re going to ask to take a picture. One of the photos making...

Sep 23, 2015 8:49 pm

REPLAY! TUF: McGregor Vs. Faber –– Gruetzemacher vs. Sharma

On Wednesday night’s episode 3 of The Ultimate Fighter: McGregor vs. Faber, things got a little more tense. Faber and the TAM members watched TJ Dillashaw beat Renan Barao, but then that prompted McGregor to start picking at Faber about the Duane Ludwig situation. Also, during the night’s fight, between Chris Gruetzemacher and Sascha Sharma,...

Sep 23, 2015 8:00 pm

RECAP! ‘Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’ Ep. 3

Episode 2 Quick Recap: Urijah Faber’s “Team America” took control of the season with the first victory of the season when grappling-ace Ryan Hall submitted Frantz Slioa with ease. Faber announced tonight’s fight by announcing Chris Gruetzemacher of Peoria, AZ would square off with Sascha Sharma of Stuttgart, Germany. Tensions rose in the house and...

Sep 23, 2015 6:08 pm

UFC’s Aljamain Sterling: ‘I Might Have To Retire And Get A Full Time Job’

UFC bantamweight Aljamain Sterling is currently ranked 6 in the division, has a three fight win streak and two finishes. Yet, he’s not feeling so great about the way things are going right now. Sterling took to Instagram to vent his frustration. Sterling posted a photoshopped image of him saying that he might have to...

Sep 23, 2015 12:46 pm

Late Injuries Shake Up This Weekends UFC Japan Fights

A proposed bantamweight bout between Norifumi Yamamoto (18-6 MMA) and Matt Hobar (9-3 MMA) has been scratched from this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 75 event in Japan, this after both fighters suffered undisclosed injuries in training. UFC.com reported the news earlier today. As a result, the fight card, which takes place at Japan’s Saitama Super...