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Oct 28, 2015 7:31 pm

Poirier vs. Duffy rebooked for UFC 195

Dustin Poirier’s strategy to shoulder criticism and wait for the UFC to rebook a fight with Joseph Duffy worked. Poirier vs. Duffy has been rebooked for UFC 195 on January 2nd according to MMAJunkie. The fight was initially scheduled to go down at ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ this past Saturday, however a concussion forced Duffy...

Oct 28, 2015 3:54 pm

NSAC confirms they are in settlement talks with Nick Diaz

UFC welterweight contender Nick Diaz took to instagram on Tuesday night to inform his fans that ‘talks’ with the NSAC were going well. Today, the Nevada State Athletic Commission confirmed the news by releasing the following statement: “As a reminder to the general public, the Nick Diaz disciplinary matter will not be on the agenda at...

Oct 28, 2015 1:27 pm

Take a wild guess at who just bought this $3.5M 2015 Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse

Welcome back in Molsheim @dutchbugs #dutchbugs #bugatti #veyron #vitesse #wrcedition A photo posted by Bugatti Official (@bugatti) on Oct 7, 2015 at 8:25am PDT None other than Floyd Mayweather Jr. purchased the last brand new 2015 Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse. With a hefty price tag of $3,498,000, Mayweather is one of those fortunate enough...

Oct 28, 2015 12:32 pm

MUST SEE! Chael Sonnen gives CM Punk valuable advice in hilarious meme

We have yet to find out when CM Punk will be making his highly anticipated MMA debut, however that hasn’t stopped the internet from theorizing about how his first fight will go. An unknown Twitter user created this meme, which was then posted and sent to ‘The American Gangster’ Chael Sonnen. Punk is currently still...

Oct 28, 2015 12:18 pm

MUST SEE! ‘UFC Fight Night: Namajunas vs. VanZant’ Trailer

HOLY SHIT!! @PaigeVanzantUFC vs @rosenamajunas Dec 10th in Vegas @UFCFightPass pic.twitter.com/qRJZ1zAcaH — Dana White (@danawhite) October 28, 2015 Earlier today it was announced that Joanne Calderwood was forced to withdraw from her December 10th main-event bout against Paige VanZant. In addition it was revealed that TUF 20 runner-up Rose Namajunas would be stepping in to...

Oct 28, 2015 12:05 pm

Poirier: I’d be “broke and brain dead” if I listened to fan’s advice

Dustin Poirier caught criticism from fans recently when he declined to fight Norman Parke on short notice after Joseph Duffy withdrew from their ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ main event bout. Despite many fans saying that by declining the fight he essentially allowed the card to suffer a massive blow, Poirier stated that the UFC isn’t...

Oct 28, 2015 11:51 am

UFC fighters react to latest roster cuts with more rumored to come

The latest roster of fighters to be cut from the UFC has had many in the elite MMA promotion on edge. MMA Junkie caught up with several UFC fighters at UFC Fight Night in Dublin and got their thoughts on the latest shakeup. “It’s a stressful thing for us as fighters because we don’t get...

Oct 28, 2015 11:03 am

Mark Hunt slimming down with AKA Thailand for UFC 193!

Mark Hunt has been training with AKA Thailand and has been slimming down for his fight with Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva at UFC 193. An epic clash is bound to happen with the two already having one of the greatest fights in heavyweight history already go down at UFC Fight Night 33 where the two fought...

Oct 28, 2015 10:05 am

Tim Kennedy would rather fight for Scott Coker than in the UFC

Outspoken UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy was a guest on Submission Radio talking about a variety of topics including potential matchups for him in the division to the thought of fighting in Bellator under Scott Coker. Kennedy’s last fight was over a year ago, and it seems like the opinionated fighter has been on the sidelines...

Oct 28, 2015 9:59 am

Rousey’s coach doesn’t care about criticism from Rousey’s mother

Ronda Rousey’s mom, Dr. Ann Maria, recently had some very harsh things to say in regards to her daughter’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan. She stated that “she’s around some people that I think are really bad for her… People who do not have her best interests at heart” after stating that Edmond is a “terrible...

Oct 28, 2015 9:50 am

REPLAY! UFC 193 Ronda Rousey media day scrum

At the UFC 193 Ronda Rousey media day scrum Rousey fielded questions from reporters about a variety of topics from her training for UFC 193, to Nick Diaz’s suspension, to her mother’s comments about coach Edmond Tarverdyan. Above you can see the full media day scrum. UFC 193 goes down November 14th from the Etihad...

Oct 28, 2015 9:38 am

Rizin officials searching for new opponent for Emelianenko

Recently it was announced that Fedor Emelianenko would be making his return to MMA on New Year’s Eve under the Rizin Fighting Federation banner. There was much speculation as to who Emelianenko would be fighting in his highly anticipated return to MMA. When news broke that Jaideep Singh, who was just 1-0 in professional MMA...

Oct 28, 2015 9:03 am

Weidman predicting finish in first 3 rounds of Rockhold bout

Luke Rockhold may have recently stated that he will have no problem stopping ‘slow’ Chris Weidman but he hasn’t done anything to slow down the confidence of the champ. Weidman recently used the Periscope app to field questions from fans regarding his training for the bout. One fan asked the champ about how he sees...

Oct 28, 2015 8:08 am

Kennedy: Big Rigg is a harder fight than Silva or Vitor

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy spoke with Submission Radio about the potential matchups he sees for himself in the middleweight division. Kennedy says the newest threat to the division is former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks who missed weight for the 170 pound limit at UFC 192. “That’d be a fun one,” he said on the radio...

Oct 28, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Fans talk about what they think of Conor McGregor

Jonathan Shrager of Mixed Martial Arts caught up with some fans in Ireland during UFC Fight Night 76 and asked them various questions regarding their hometown hero, Conor McGregor. Topics include everything from comparing McGregor to iconic star David Beckham, to if they were longtime MMA fans, or simply fans of McGregor. See what the...

Oct 27, 2015 12:22 pm

Michael Bisping shoots Anderson Silva down with steroid comments

While Michael Bisping is recovering from surgery on his arm, multiple opponents are waiting in line to get a fight with “The Count” for his return to the octagon. The UFC middleweight has had a long time interest in fighting UFC great Anderson Silva, but it seems like that fire has died after Silva tested...

Oct 27, 2015 10:26 am

Askren slams Hendricks over “pathetic excuses” with weight-cutting

ONE Championship welterweight titleholder Ben Askren is always going to speak his mind. As the undefeated champion of ONE with a 14-0 record, Askren shared his thoughts with MMA Junkie on Johny Hendricks missing weight for his fight scheduled against former teammate Tyon Woodley at UFC 192. “People are finally getting to see what I’ve...

Oct 27, 2015 9:46 am

Jones’ manager: DC rematch will be on our terms

Jon Jones was recently reinstated by the UFC, and has reportedly never been more focused. With that being said, a rematch with current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is on everyone’s mind. The only obstacle to that is that DC is currently looking to sit out for a while and rest up for the...

Oct 27, 2015 8:05 am

Duffy planned to fight Poirier despite concussion

This past weekend’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ was supposed to be headlined by an exciting lightweight matchup between Joseph Duffy and Dustin Poirier. Several days before fight night, it was announced that Duffy had suffered a concussion in training and would be unable to compete. Norman Parke was offered as a replacement for Duffy, but...