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Nov 30, 2015 12:11 pm

RIZIN announces heavyweight tournament bracket for Dec. 29

The new Japanese MMA promotion RIZIN announced the heavyweight tournament bracket for their Dec. 29 card on Monday. Winners from the tournament bracket on Dec. 29 will fight just two days later at the Dec. 31 semi-final and final portion of the tournament, where Fedor Emelianenko is also set to make his long-awaited return in...

Nov 30, 2015 11:14 am

“The Punk”: Not a fan of UFC “I’m giving all fighters advice!”

This isn’t just another article about former UFC veteran and current Bellator lightweight Josh “The Punk” Thompson. It’s what the message and reality is for all active fighters. “Smooth” (23-5 MMA) finished his UFC contract in Seoul, Korea against a game Jorge Masvidal. Benson made comments about wanting to retire in the UFC, but made it...

Nov 30, 2015 10:45 am

Urijah Faber eyes fight with former pupil turned champion T.J. Dillashaw

A fight between Urijah Faber and T.J. Dillashaw is more than just a fight between former teammates. It is a classic story of pupil growing to fight his mentor, who in this tale happens to be Urijah Faber. Faber recently spoke with Submission Radio and sees no issues with fighting the kid he helped turn into...


Nov 30, 2015 10:08 am

Poll: Who are you picking in the Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor scrap?

  Who do have in one of the most anticipated title fight matches in UFC history? On one end, you have the UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, who has been undefeated for over ten years. Aldo is ranked the UFC’s number one pound-for-pound fighter in the world. On the other side, you have the interim...

Nov 30, 2015 9:41 am

WATCH! Pros share their picks on Aldo versus McGregor

Check out the pro’s picks for the UFC 194 main event between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor. See who Rory MacDonald, Andrei Arlovski, Alexander Gustafsson, Urijah Faber, Travis Browne, UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Cub Swanson and more are choosing in the title fight. Who are you picking in...

Nov 30, 2015 9:08 am

UFC answers back to Jon Jones’ ‘100 percent inaccurate’ statement

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones recently went into great detail with MMA Fighting about the issues that came along with his hit-and-run accident in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Jones said in the in-depth interview that he told the UFC that he did not want to go on with his scheduled title defense fight at...

Nov 29, 2015 9:04 pm

Frankie Edgar vs Chad Mendes: TUF 22 Finale Headliner

Chad “Money” Mendes is set to face Frankie Edgar on December 11th at Madison Square Garden arena in Las Vegas, NV. “Money” fired verbal shots back at Edgar defending his stance that he wasn’t fighting just for money. Mendes (17-3 MMA) will need a win against Edgar to maintain his spot amongst the elite featherweights....

Nov 29, 2015 7:44 pm

#3 Namajunas vs #6 VanZant: Fight trailer

The UFC will kick off the first of three nights of fighting in Las Vegas, NV and will feature “Thug” Rose Namajunas vs Paige “12 Gauge” Vanzant as the Fight Night 80 main-event. Namajunas has a black belt in Taekwondo, Karate and a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. A win against Angela Hill got “Thug”...

Nov 29, 2015 6:56 pm

McGregor video: Who is Conor McGregor?

We all know a few things about Conor McGregor. He’s deep in the psychological, as well as the physical aspect of mix martial arts. McGregor is a student of the fight game. He’s seen Aldo’s leg kicking devastation in slow motion replay, like we all have. “Notorious” UFC road began with Marcus Brimage when they...

Nov 29, 2015 3:45 pm

Northcutt Gets Tased: Shocking footage!

Sage “Super” Northcutt has been on a rampage with training videos, bending cookware, and now “shocking” and being shocked by a friend in this video. I guess it can even be electric when you’re hanging out with Northcutt (6-0 MMA) when he’s out of the octagon. The Tristar product recently defeated Francisco Trevino (14-2 MMA)...

Nov 29, 2015 2:33 pm

Jose Aldo speaks on Rousey: “Nothing to do with wins or losses”

Holly Holm derailed the Ronda Rousey express back at UFC 193. We’ve heard a lot of support from a great number of fans and fellow UFC fighters alike after her loss. We’ve also seen the flip side of poor sportsmanship after a loss in which Rousey has been blasted with insults for her recent defeat....

Nov 29, 2015 1:02 pm

Insane Spinning Wheel-Kick KO Video: Who did it better?

A video posted by Wallid Ismail (@wallidjfc) on Nov 29, 2015 at 1:53am PST A spinning wheel kick is without a doubt one of the flashiest ways to earn a KO victory in mixed martial arts. It’s an extremely well timed and very advanced kick to land on your opponent. Stepping across your body, you...

Nov 28, 2015 8:18 pm

Watch! Tyson Fury Post Fight Interview : The end of the Klitschko era?

Tyson Fury said he would become the heavyweight champion of the world. He was right. The action was limited while Fury worked his jab to control the fight and keep Wladimir Klitschko off balance this Saturday night. Fury connected with more punches landing 86 of 371 punches to Klitschklo’s 52 of 310 punches. The Lancashire...

Nov 28, 2015 6:42 pm

Henderson vs Masvidal Video: Post fight words from “Smooth” Henderson

      The main event at UFC Fight Night Korea was classic, text book Benson “Smooth” Henderson style of winning. Henderson (23-5 MMA) defeated Jorge Masvidal via split decision. This win marks the 11th time Henderson has won by split decision and 4th time getting his hand raised in a five round fight. Henderson...

Nov 28, 2015 5:12 pm

GSP on Dana White: “I would have come back sooner!”

UFC 167 was supposed to be the former welterweight champ George Saint Pierre’s “swan song”. GSP defended the welterweight title 9 times before calling it quits. Now, GSP is letting everyone know that he would be back sooner if Dana would have handled certain situations differently. A lot of speculation as to why Pierre retired...

Nov 28, 2015 3:05 pm

Highlight KO’s Top 5 Video: UFC 194 “Brutal Finishers”

Knockouts are the end result of patience, timing, and many moves and sequences that position a fighter to create his/her “right place, right time” scenario.  Sure, we’ve all seen many fighters get KO’d quick into the first round, but when you’re talking about the elite, it’s a chess-match type mental game that doesn’t allow fighters...

Nov 28, 2015 1:46 pm

Rockhold’s video statement: Should champ Weidman be worried?

Luke Rockhold, at times, can be a man of many words. In this short video response by Rockhold (via Shootmedia), he attempts to make this a “bilingual bloodbath”  heading up to one of the two title fights on Dec 12th. Rockhold (14-2 MMA 4-1 UFC) submitted Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida by rear RNC (rear naked...

Nov 28, 2015 12:37 pm

Miesha positioned to be “Next?” Video:

What a difference two weeks can make. Miesha “Cupcake” Tate is back in the mix after Holly Holm, at UFC 193, shocked the world with a KO win over Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey a few weeks ago. The loss sent shockwaves through the heads of the UFC brass no doubt. It opened a few doors for...

Nov 28, 2015 11:08 am

December to Remember Video: Fight Nights, TUF Finales, UFC 194 Oh my!

Dana White and the UFC are running a three day fighting extravaganza next month to close out 2015. The organization kicks off the first of three nights of fighting on December 10th with UFC Fight Night Namajunas vs VanZant headlining the event. Dec. 11th will feature TUF “The Ultimate Fighter” 22 finale (Team McGregor vs...

Nov 28, 2015 11:06 am

Henderson looking to “test the market” following completion of contract

This morning when Benson Henderson defeated Jorge Masvidal in Seoul, Korea he also completed his contract with the UFC. Henderson removed his gloves inside the Octagon, leaving many to wonder if he was going to be stepping away from the Octagon. Following the fight, he spoke to MMAJunkie about what’s next for him. “When I...

Nov 28, 2015 10:10 am

WATCH! Cris Cyborg wants to beat up Joe Rogan & Tony Hinchcliffe

Recently Joe Rogan and Tony Hinchcliffe made some jokes at the expense of Invicta FC champion Cris Cyborg. The two comics made jokes about how Cyborg’s only chances of making the bantamweight limit of 135 pounds would be if she cut off her penis. That didn’t sit too well with Cyborg, who called the two...

Nov 28, 2015 10:01 am

Holm politely says Rousey can’t beat her

Holly Holm put on such an incredibly dominant and flawless performance against Ronda Rousey in the main event of UFC 193 that many believe Holm does in fact ‘have Rousey’s number’. Rousey stated post-fight that she plans to take some time away from fighting in order to focus on other endeavors, however that hasn’t stopped...

Nov 28, 2015 5:08 am

UFC Fight Night 79 Live Results

UFC Fight Night 79 is taking place from inside Olympic Gymnastics Arena in Seoul, South Korea. The event is headlined by a welterweight fight featuring former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson taking on the always dangerous Jorge Masvidal. Get the latest UFN 79 results below: Ben Henderson vs. Jorge Masvidal — Benson Henderson def. Jorge...

Nov 27, 2015 4:30 pm

Kings MMA coach invites Rousey to train

Rafael Cordeiro is one of the most well known and respected trainers in the MMA industry. Cordeiro has trained the likes of Rafael Dos Anjos, Lyoto Machida, Wanderlei Silva, Fabricio Werdum, and Shogun Rua to name a few. Following Ronda Rousey’s UFC 193 knockout loss to Holly Holm earlier this month, Rafael Dos Anjos invited...

Nov 27, 2015 1:51 pm

On This Day: Conor McGregor begins climb to stardom after loss to Joseph Duffy

UFC interim featherweight champion has come a long way in just five years. On this day back in 2010, “The Notorious” fell at the hands of fellow Irishman Joseph Duffy at CWFC 39 (video here). Since then, McGregor has gone on to win every bout he has entered. Most notably, McGregor won the interim featherweight...

Nov 27, 2015 1:44 pm

#FBF A peek into the lives of former Octagon girls

We all have out favorite Octagon girls. From the popular babes we see most frequently with Arianny Celeste and Brittney Palmer, not all of our favorites can still be seen in the Octagon in between rounds. Here’s a peek looking at what some of your favorite former Octagon girls are up to these days. “Positive...

Nov 27, 2015 12:45 pm

WATCH! LOL see what the UFC bought Joanna Jedrzejczyk for Thanksgiving

Hear what @JoannaMMA is thankful for this Thanksgiving. 😂😂 https://t.co/MLNVGYO8Fo — UFC (@ufc) November 27, 2015 UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk said they do not have Thanksgiving celebrations in her native lands of Poland, but was thankful for one thing. See what she says she is thankful for with a gift from the UFC in the...