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Jun 13, 2015 8:35 pm

UFC 188 Results: Kelvin Gastelum Puts A Beating On Marquardt, Forcing Him to Quit

Middleweights Kelvin Gastelum and Nate Marquardt fought in the main cards third fight. Gastelum was the aggressor early. He landed a few nice leg kicks. Gastelum backed Marquardt to the cage and landed some big punches. Marquardt came forward and landed a nice punch combo. They clinched and Marquardt landed a big knee. Marquardt leaped...

Jun 13, 2015 7:36 pm

UFC 188 Results: Tecia Torres Wins The Clinch Game, Picks Up UD Win

The first fight of UFC 188’s main card was between UFC strawweights Angela Hill and Tecia Torres. Torres landed a few nice leg kicks early. Hill pressed Torres, backing her up. Torres ducked under and clinched Hill against the cage. She landed a knee to Hill’s body. Hill reversed positions briefly, then Torres got her...

Jun 13, 2015 6:51 pm

UFC 188 Results: Henry Cejudo Uses Grappling To Secure Unanimous Decision

The featured prelim was between UFC flyweights Chico Camus and Henry Cejudo. Cejudo came out with a jab, then a front body kick. Both fighters swung with big punches during an exchange, then Cejudo moved in and got the clinch against the cage. Camus got free. Cejudo tried to clinch again but was unable to....


Jun 13, 2015 6:10 pm

UFC 188 Results: Efrain Escudero Forces Dober To Tap In Under A Minute

Efrain Escudero and Drew Dober duked it out in the third fight on FX. Right way they came at each other. Dover threw a head kick and Escudero tried him with a leg kick. Escudero pounced on him and looked to take advantage. Similar to the fight with Williams and Perez, Escudero locked in a...

Jun 13, 2015 5:48 pm

UFC 188 Results: Patrick Williams Gets The First Finish Of The Night In 23 Seconds

Bantamweights Alejandro Perez and Patrick Williams met in the octagon for the second fight on FX prelims. With the first punch of the fight Williams rocked Perez. He rushed in to finish. Perez managed to scramble up, but Williams immediately locked in a standing guillotine and held it until Perez went limp in his arms. It...

Jun 13, 2015 5:35 pm

UFC 188 Results: Johnny Case Out Strikes And Out Wrestles Trevino For UD Win

In the first fight on FX, UFC lightweight Johnny Case took on Francisco Trevino. Trevino came out with a nice leg kick. Trevino threw a leg kick that was caught by Case. Case landed a big body kick while Trevino was pushed to the cage. They broke away. Again Case landed big body kick. It...

Jun 13, 2015 4:31 pm

UFC 188 Results: Gabriel Benitez Grabs Unanimous Decision Win In A Tough Battle

  UFC 188 kicked things off with the featherweights. Gabriel Benitez and Clay Collard were the first to step into the octagon tonight during the UFC Fight Pass prelim. The fight started and almost instantly Collard was on the mat. He came in with a leg kick but got caught with a punch that looked...

Jun 13, 2015 1:43 pm

‘UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum’ Results

UFC 188 goes down tonight in Mexico City with the unified UFC heavyweight title on the line in the main event when Cain Velasquez faces off against Fabricio Werdum. Before that goes down Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez will finally get to battle each other in a fight that has been talked about for a...

Jun 13, 2015 12:32 pm

John Makdessi: Life With A Wired Jaw

John Makdessi showed a lot of heart, jumping in on short notice to fight Donald Cerrone. Unfortunately he paid the price and left the octagon with a loss and a broken jaw. Below you can get a glimpse at what life is currently like for Makdessi, with his jaw wired shut. For those of you...

Jun 13, 2015 10:47 am

Arlovski’s Pulling For Velasquez To Win, Hopes To Get Title Shot

“I don’t want to be like pretty much all fighters, just pull some names and that is it. So it is up to the UFC. If they decide to put me against the winner of UFC 188, it would be great. If I have to fight more, I will fight more. It’s ok.” “I hope...

Jun 13, 2015 10:33 am

DC: ‘Cain Is The King In Mexico’

  “People back in the States don’t get it. Down here, Cain is the king. It’s kind of hard to grasp until you see it firsthand.” “I would hear stories about how, when he came here, he gets mobbed. But now being here these last few days, and watching how people interact with him and...

Jun 13, 2015 9:04 am

Rampage Denied By The Judge

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson suffered a setback in his legal battle with Bellator. The UFC fighter filed for the general injunction to be thrown out, but the judge denied the dismissal. Rampage is dealing with Bellator over a contract dispute stemming from his signing with the UFC. Bellator claims it was a breach in contract when...

Jun 13, 2015 8:21 am

Former UFC Fighter Can’t Afford To Pay Traffic Ticket, Goes To Jail

A former UFC fighter and TUF cast member decided to go to jail because he could afford to pay for his traffic ticket. Bubba McDaniel is having a hard time finding fights outside of UFC and isn’t making the money he needs. The fighter was recently given a traffic ticket for not wearing his seatbelt....

Jun 13, 2015 7:59 am

UFC Class Action Lawsuit Gets Consolidated

The Nevada court made a ruling on the class action lawsuit filed against Zuffa, by former UFC fighters, like Jon Fitch and Cung Le. On Thursday the court ruled that all the cases be condensed into one. Excerpt from MMAPayout: On June 11th, Judge Richard Boulware of the U.S. District Court for the District of...

Jun 13, 2015 7:27 am

Cejudo: ‘I Can Dominate The Champ’

“I think it’ll be about timing. I feel ready now, but obviously I have a team behind me, and we make a decision together. It’s not just me, myself and I. It’s my team that comes together, and we make the best decision possible. “We not only can win the belt, but win it decisively...

Jun 13, 2015 7:11 am

UFC Will Return To Mexico Later This Year

The UFC is in Mexico for tonights UFC 188, marking the second trip there for the promotion, and already they have plans on returning later this year. The UFC announced that it will again put on an event in Mexico later this year in November. The event will be held in Monterrey on Nov. 21...

Jun 13, 2015 7:01 am

UFC Signs Fighter Fresh Out Of Prison

The UFC just re-signed a fighter who spent 14 months in prison for burglary. The Swedish fighter, Reza Madadi, already has a 2-1 record with the promotion and his last fight, before going to prison, was a win against top UFC lightweight Michael Johnson. Here’s what the fighter had to say on The MMA Hour:...

Jun 12, 2015 4:57 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 188’ Edition

  The ‘UFC 188’ weigh ins just went down and that means we have all those intense staredowns for your viewing pleasure. It’s champion vs. champion in Saturdays main event when Cain Velasquez takes on Fabricio Werdum for the unified UFC heavyweight title. Gilbert Melendez finally meets up with Eddie Alvarez in huge fight for...

Jun 12, 2015 4:35 pm

UFC 188 Weigh-In Results

‘UFC 188’ goes down tomorrow night and the fighters have all weighed in to make things official. The main event between Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will decide the unified heavyweight title of the world. In the co-main event two former champions from other promotions finally meet in a highly anticipated lightweight fight between Gilbert...

Jun 12, 2015 2:10 pm

Bisping Pro Reebok, Despite Paycut

“Listen, we all want more money. Of course we do. A lot of fighters are going to call me a company man and this and that. But the UFC has always been very fair with me. They’ve been very fair. Dana and Lorenzo have always treated me with great respect and I can’t thank them...

Jun 12, 2015 2:03 pm

NSAC Works It Out, Tests Aldo Again

Early today reports came out that Jose Aldo was given a random urine drug test on Thursday, but the test was discarded because of an issue with the drug tester. The tester, sent by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, did not have a proper work visa for brazil, so the test was thrown out after...

Jun 12, 2015 1:40 pm

McGregor Blasts “Weasel” Aldo For Botched Drug Test

Yesterday we learned that Jose Aldo skirted his way through a drug test on a technicality, and of course some people think the worst. Conor McGregor, is one of those people. I was random tested on May 23rd. Blood AND Urine. @josealdojunior you little weasel. You and your weasel coach. #AndNew — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA)...

Jun 12, 2015 1:05 pm

Kimbo: ‘Shamrock’s old but he’s still a threat’

“Shamrock is still a threat to me. He’s still considered deadly and dangerous to break limbs and submit somebody. I’m just not that motherf***er he’s going to submit. I’m just not that guy he’s going to tap out. It’s not going to happen with me. It’s in my DNA to beat his ass. “I’ve worked...

Jun 12, 2015 12:55 pm

Arlovski Down For Rothwell Scrap

“It’s totally up to UFC. He’s a character. At this point, every top-10, top-15 fighter in my division is dangerous and it will be an honor to fight all of them.” Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski talked to MMAFighting about the recent call out from Ben Rothwell. Both Junior Dos Santos and Arlovski are...

Jun 12, 2015 12:39 pm

The “Highly Intelligent” Brock Lesnar

  “All the old timers — and I know this happens in MMA as well — were giving him the absolute worst advice imaginable. ‘You should be a Russian. You should just stand there. Don’t move, don’t move,’. The thing about Brock is — as you know — he’s not just 285 pounds to 305...