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Sep 29, 2015 6:48 am

UFC Fighters React To Rich Franklin’s Retirement

On Monday, former UFC middleweight champion Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin decided to officially announce his retirement. Franklin is a legend in the sport, known as the guy who went from being a high school match teacher to a UFC champion. The guy who earned his nickname, ‘Ace’, for his uncanny resemblance of actor Jim Carrey, went...

Sep 29, 2015 5:06 am

UFC 192 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 1

UFC 192 goes down this Saturday and will feature the light heavyweight title fight between champ Daniel Cormier and challenger Alexander Gustafsson. It will be Cormier’s first title defense and Gustafsson’s second title shot. Also on the main card will be Tyron Woodley vs. Johny Hendricks, a fight that will mostly likely serve as a...

Sep 29, 2015 3:33 am

Coach: ‘Cormier Deserves More Credit Than What He’s Getting’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will defend his title for the first time at this Saturday’s UFC 192, when he takes on Alexander Gustafsson. Ahead of that scrap, Cormier’s coach, Javier Mendez, recently talked on The MMA Hour and said that he thinks the champ isn’t exactly getting the credit he deserves as the...

Sep 29, 2015 3:20 am

Fighter Enters The Cage Cocky, Gets KO’d In 9 Seconds –– WATCH NOW!

Some fighters are extremely confident and walk into the cage and take care of business, then there’s those fighters who talk a big game, then go in the cage and get KTFO. That was the case in the fight above, where Jason Solomon took on Amitesh Chaubey for the SFL welterweight title. Solomon walked out...


Sep 29, 2015 3:18 am

Alexander Gustafsson Wins UFC Debut In Dramatic Fashion

This weekend UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson will step back into the octagon and fight for the title once again. This time around he’ll take on champion Daniel Cormier in UFC 192’s main event. Many fans remember Gustafsson’s fight with former champ Jon Jones, but not long before that he was basically an unknown name...

Sep 29, 2015 2:58 am

Guy Pulls Off Beautiful Flying Ambar At Start Of The Match

Flying submission aren’t all that rare, but they are still amazing to see, especially when they work perfectly in competition. Watch the match above as one of the competitors pulls off an incredible flying armbar at the start and his opponent has no choice but to tap out. Do any of you guys do Jiu-Jitsu,...

Sep 29, 2015 1:46 am

Daniel Cormier Delivers Hilarious Fan Q&A –– WATCH NOW!

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will face Alexander Gustafsson at this Saturday’s UFC 192, in Houston, TX. It will be Cormier’s first title defense and Gustafsson’s second title shot. Ahead of the event, Cormier helped promote the fight by doing live fan Q&A on Periscope, a live video streaming app. Fans asked him questions...

Sep 29, 2015 1:16 am

Dana White Reflects On Retiring Rich Franklin

‘UFC President Dana White shares his thoughts on Rich Franklin, the former UFC middleweight champion who announced his retirement at the age of 40.’ Check out the video above and hear what UFC president Dana White had to say bout recently retired fighter Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin. Franklin was a former middleweight champion who took out...

Sep 29, 2015 12:57 am

Evans: ‘I Was Doubting If I Could Ever Come Back’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans hasn’t fought in nearly two years. His last outing was at UFC 167, where he took out Chael Sonnen in the first round. After that he went through two different surgeries on his knees. During that time he’s been busy doing analyst gigs and staying in the gym....

Sep 29, 2015 12:56 am

Cormier and Gustafsson Have Cringeworthy Twitter Feud

The UFC light heavyweight title will be on the line this Saturday when the champ Daniel Cormier takes on Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192. It will be Cormier’s first title defense, since defeating Anthony Johnson to win the belt. Gustafsson will be challenging for the title for the second time, after coming up short in...

Sep 29, 2015 12:38 am

Johny Hendricks Argues With Johny Hendricks And….Johny Hendricks

UFC welterweight Johny Hendricks will step back into the octagon this Saturday at UFC 192 when he faces off with Tyron Woodley. The two have some history, going back to their wrestling days, and it should make for an interesting matchup. The UFC has been busy posting and sharing things in order to promote the...

Sep 29, 2015 12:32 am

‘Dana White: Looking for a Fight’ Ft. Sage Northcutt (Full Episode)

Check out the first episode of UFC president Dana White’s new show, ‘Dana White: Looking For a Fight.’ In this episode White gets to see undefeated karate fighter Sage Northcutt do his thing at a Legacy Fighting event. After the show he offers Northcutt a chance to fight on the UFC 192 prelims. Northcutt already...

Sep 29, 2015 12:29 am

Vitor Belfort Back To Looking Massive Ahead of Henderson Fight

Former UFC light heavyweight champion and current middleweight fighter Vitor Belfort is gearing up for his next fight, a trilogy match with Dan Henderson in November. Ahead of that fight the fight has stayed busy on Instagram, sharing photos and videos of his training. The fighter looked noticeably different before his last fight, a title...

Sep 29, 2015 12:26 am

Woodley: ‘Jones Will Be The Highest Paid UFC Fighter When He Comes Back’

UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley, who fights this Saturday at UFC 192 against Johny Hendricks, recently talked about former champ Jon Jones and said that he believes when he comes back to the octagon he’ll once again be the highest paid fighter in MMA. Woodley told MMAJunkie that he knows Jones was the top earner before...

Sep 29, 2015 12:17 am

WTF Clip Of The Day! UFC’s Yoel Romero Trains In Parking Garage With Unusual Methods

Here is the quintessential Yoel Romero gif: (cc @patrick_wyman, @pdlmma, @swarthyvillain, h/t @sbnlukethomas) pic.twitter.com/XOK6YK1jFE — KoreaKonas (@dynamic_jonas) June 12, 2015 Have you guys seen this? It’s a video of UFC middleweight Yoel Romero training. It’s from a little while back, but it’s so unusual it’s worth sharing. Romero can be seen training in a parking...

Sep 29, 2015 12:01 am

Brazilian Octagon Girl Hits The Pads –– You’re Welcome!

UFC octagon girl Jhenny Andrade can be seen hitting the pads and working on her striking skills in the video clip below. Obviously she’s not training to be the next UFC champ so yeah, her technique might not be the greatest, but hey, she looks a lot better hitting pads than most fighters, agree? We...

Sep 29, 2015 12:01 am

Daniel Cormier Makes Fun Of MLB Scrap –– ‘A’ For Effort’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is gearing up for his first title defense, against Alexander Gustafsson, at this Saturday’s UFC 192. In his last fight, Cormier took out Anthony Johnson to win the vacant 205 title. The fight this Saturday will pit both him and Gustafsson against each other to see who will come...

Sep 29, 2015 12:01 am

That Time Ronda Rousey Submitted Uriah Hall –– WATCH NOW!

UFC middleweight Uriah Hall is coming off of what is 100 percent the biggest win of his career and probably could be one of the biggest upsets in UFC history, or at least recent memory. This past Saturday, at UFC Fight Night: Japan, Hall shocked everyone when he took out Gegard Mousasi in the second...

Sep 29, 2015 12:01 am

Two Brutal Spinning Elbow KO’s In One Night –– WATCH NOW!

At the recent Lion fight 24 event, it was full of so many brutal elbow strikes and KO’s that the commentators dubbed it ‘Elbow-fest 2015.’ The name fits because in one night there were two different spinning back elbow KO’s. When’s the last time that happened? The first one you see in the clip might...

Sep 29, 2015 12:01 am

Want To Take Felice Herrig Home With You? –– Here’s How!

UFC strawweight Felice Herrig is making headlines for what she’s done outside of the octagon. The fighter’s photo shoot for ‘Muscle And Fitness’ has been making its way around the MMA world, with fans pretty blown away with her photos. Herrig hasn’t been in the octagon since her loss to Paige VanZant back in April,...

Sep 29, 2015 12:01 am

Karate Demonstrators Show Off Crazy Pressure Point KO’s –– Real of Fake?

We’ve all seen strange things, stuff that people try to pass as real when it’s clearly not. But still, sometimes people just aren’t sure. From people who faint and are cured in churches when a preacher touches them, to crazy acts of magic that are hard to wrap your brain around. There is stuff out...

Sep 28, 2015 8:08 pm

REPLAY! Countdown to UFC 192: Johny Hendricks vs Tyron Woodley

UFC 192 Countdown takes you inside the training camps and lives of six stars as they prepare for life-changing matchups at UFC 192. Hard-hitting Johny Hendricks looks to get back to welterweight title contention as he takes on powerful wrestler Tyron Woodley, who has his own dreams of UFC gold. Do you think this is...

Sep 28, 2015 7:55 pm

REPLAY! Countdown to UFC 192: Ryan Bader vs Rashad Evans

UFC 192 Countdown takes you inside the training camps and lives of six stars as they prepare for life-changing matchups at UFC 192. Two winners of The Ultimate Fighter face off as Rashad Evans returns against Ryan Bader. Evans has been out of action since his win against Chael Sonnen on FOX and is looking...

Sep 28, 2015 7:41 pm

Alexander Gustafsson has some bad news for Daniel Cormier…

Before he chose to make the drop to light heavyweight, Daniel Cormier reigned supreme in the heavyweight division for nearly five years. Despite being outmatched in terms of height against fighters like Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, Cormier remained undefeated and dominated any and all challengers that were sent his way. Now, Cormier is at the top...

Sep 28, 2015 6:12 pm

Dos Anjos: ‘Cowboy will choke when we fight… and he knows it’

Rafael dos Anjos and Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone have signed the dotted lines and their championship fight for “UFC on FOX 17” is official. The bout is set to take place on December 19th in Orlando, Florida. “Cowboy” will willing and able to fight on the big stage on any moment’s notice, so performing under pressure...

Sep 28, 2015 5:54 pm

‘So what if Gus ALMOST beat Jon Jones? He got KOd by Johnson!’

Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson will finally be meeting in the center of the octagon at “UFC 192” on October 3rd to decide the fate of the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. There was a lot of controversy surrounding this fight when it was first announced as Gustafsson is coming fresh off a loss to Anthony...

Sep 28, 2015 5:29 pm

Rockhold: UFC should oversee & administer post-weigh-in IVs

Despite the little amount of fanfare leading up to the event, “UFC 192” will go down as one of the most historic cards in the company’s history. United State Anti-Doping Agency’s IV-bag ban goes into effect on October 1st and fighters will no longer be able to rehydrate utilizing IV bags. This has already forced...