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May 23, 2015 10:09 am

Weidman: ‘Boxing Only Has May-Pac And It’s Not Even Fighting’

The debate will most likely never end. Boxing vs. MMA, which is better? It’s really just a matter of preference. If you ask one UFC champion he says boxing isn’t even fighting and that MMA is already bigger and better. UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman recently talked on The Breakfast Club radio show about the...

May 23, 2015 9:16 am

Dana White Hoping Aldo vs. McGregor Will Be Everything May-Pac Was Not

Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao was not exciting, let’s except that and move on…to UFC 189. If you are a fan of MMA chances are you agree with the above statement. Are they two of the best boxer of our time, sure, but the fight was not ‘exciting’. That’s why we love MMA, even...

May 23, 2015 8:38 am

TUF Finale Gets Doane vs. Sanders

The Ultimate Fighter 21 finale gets another fight added to its card. TUF 21 finale, which takes place on July 12 in Las Vegas will feature a bantamweight fight between Russell Doane and Jerrod Sanders. The card is shaping up to be an exciting one, with these fights already announced for the event. Jake Ellenberger...

May 23, 2015 8:05 am

El Guapo! Bas Rutten To Be Inducted Into UFC Hall Of Fame

The liver shot king will take his place among the sports best. The UFC announced via a press release that Sebastiaan ‘Bas’ Rutten will be inducted in to the promotions Hall of Fame during the UFC Fan Expo on July 11. Rutten will be inducted as a pioneer of the sport. “The Pioneer Era category...


May 22, 2015 1:38 pm

COACHES BREAKDOWN — Serra, Longo Talk Weidman vs. Belfort

UFC 187’s co main-event of the evening will see middleweight champion Chris Weidman defend his belt against Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort in a bout that mixed martial arts fans have been waiting a long time for. Weidman’s coaches, Ray Longo and Matt Serra, told MMAFighting they think that Weidman will be the alpha-male on Saturday...

May 22, 2015 1:06 pm

Conor McGregor: ‘I’m Not like Chael Sonnen’

When it comes to trash talking in and outside of the octagon, Conor McGregor’s name has to be near the top of everyone’s list. His ability to make non-MMA fans want to watch him win or lose in the cage is a talent that very few fighters have, but McGregor doesn’t want to be compared...

May 22, 2015 11:47 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC 187 Edition

UFC 187 goes down this Saturday night live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight featuring Anthony Johnson battling Daniel Cormier for the vacant 205-pound strap. In the evening’s co-main event slot, undefeated UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman puts his title...

May 22, 2015 10:38 am

McGregor Defends — Sees Nothing Wrong With UFC’s Reebok Deal!

In late 2014, Ultimate Fighting Championship announced a landmark deal with Reebok that would eliminate the need for fighters to search for sponsors on fight night. Since then, the execution of the deal has been questionable to say the least. The recent details of the payout and dispersement of money between fighters is rubbing some...

May 22, 2015 10:00 am

Cain: Jones Super-Fight Still On The Table

UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez currently has his sights set on interim champion Fabricio Werdum for their upcoming bout at UFC 188. Even though Jon Jones has run into some legal trouble, Velasquez still isn’t discounting the possibility of a super fight taking place between the two somewhere down the line. In a recent interview...

May 22, 2015 9:53 am

McGregor To Jones — ‘You’ve got Millions, GET A DRIVER!!’

Conor McGregor is one of the fastest rising stars in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Dana White has mentioned that young stars need to be careful which path they go down because of how easy it is for impressionable people to fall into traps. McGregor takes a look at Jon Jones’ situation and just can’t understand...

May 22, 2015 9:29 am

Askren’s Mom Finds his 2001 Fight With Weidman, And Posts It! — WATCH

This weekend, Chris Weidman defends his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at “UFC 187”. ONE Championship’s Ben Askren brought the MMA world a blast from the past as he shared a video of him wrestling with Weidman from 2001! Check out the full video below: Was at my moms house and found a wrestling...

May 22, 2015 2:00 am

WIGGIN OUT! Shields Sports New Do!

Long hair, don’t care! World Series of Fighting title challenger Jake Shields donned a wig and is having fun rocking the locks. Check out his new do below! Shields challenges Rousimar Palhares for his WSOF Welterweight Championship on August 1st. Raging thru #sf with the big hommie @jakeshields. #fearandloathinginSF #skrapack #DreamTeam #DreamyTeam #legacyGoals #Respeito #mma...

May 21, 2015 8:52 pm

Sonnen: ‘If Jones returns to immediate title shot none of this makes sense’

Jon “Bones” Jones was one of the most dominant champions in combat sports when he was holding the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Now, he is stripped of his title and suspended as a fighter until he takes care of his life outside of the octagon. If he can get his act together and make it...

May 21, 2015 11:58 am

Tate: ‘I’m Losing 90%, UFC’s Reebok Deal Unfair To Women’

Perennial UFC title contender Miesha Tate is one of the first high-profile women to speak up about how the Reebok deal will be damaging her paychecks. Much like Gegard Mousasi and Brendan Schaub, “Cupcake” will be taking a major hit as well. “Honestly, I’m not that excited about the numbers,” Tate revealed. “I’m taking a...

May 21, 2015 11:57 am

RATINGS REPORT: Edgar vs. Faber Edition

“UFC Fight Night 66” has come and gone and the ratings are in! Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar headlined the card which took place this past Saturday morning from Manila. The fight card was able to average 575,000 viewers which is impressive for a show that started airing at 10:00 AM eastern time. Dave Meltzer...

May 21, 2015 11:53 am

Usher’s Got Skills! Watch The Pop King Flow — WATCH!

Pop/R&B icon Usher has the moves to make the ladies swoon while he is on stage, but people don’t know he has the moves to duke it out with the best in the world as well. Atlanta’s Usher is a known staple at one of MMA’s top camps, Team Blackhouse, where he trains under the...

May 21, 2015 11:05 am

Cerrone Willing To Wait For UFC Title Shot

Donald Cerrone is one of the most dangerous men to ever step foot in the octagon. Not only will he knock a fellow lightweight’s block off, but he will do it on a moment’s notice. However, after his fight with John Makdessi at UFC 187 this weekend, Cerrone will be looking to sit on the...

May 21, 2015 11:02 am

WATCH! Khabib’s Dad vs. Daniel Cormier

AKA’s Khabib Nurmagomedov may not have been able to help Daniel Cormier train for his upcoming championship bout at UFC 187 this weekend, but his father sure was! Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov is a judo black belt and helped teach his son the art of wrestling at a young age. My Father and @dc_mma grappling in the...

May 21, 2015 9:49 am

“I STILL HAVE JON JONES’ ARM”

Vitor Belfort (24-10 MMA) will be looking to earn another UFC belt at this weekend’s UFC 187 event in Las Vegas, when he takes on undefeated UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (12-0 MMA). Belfort is currently riding a three-fight win streak, with all three of those victories coming in the form of headkick knockouts. The...

May 21, 2015 9:48 am

PAYCUT! Mousasi Latest Fighter To Speak Out Against Reebok Deal

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion and current UFC middleweight contender Gegard Mousasi is the latest fighter to speak out against the UFC’s Reebok sponsorship deal. “The Dreamcatcher” recently sat down with BloodyElbow where he stated that he stands to make a lot less money due to the new arrangement, his words: “Well, I’m going to...

May 21, 2015 9:47 am

Weidman: ‘I want to retire the undefeated Greatest Of All Time’

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has gone a perfect 12-0 so far in his professional mixed martial arts career, which includes two victories over the man many consider to be the greatest MMA fighter of all-time, Anderson Silva. With that said, the “All American” still has some lofty goals for the future, including retiring with...

May 21, 2015 9:45 am

IS IT TIME? Holloway Campaigns For A UFC Hawaii

Max Holloway’s last performance in the octagon was nothing short of outstanding. He walked into the fight with Cub Swanson as a heavy underdog and hushed his doubters by eventually submitting him in the final round. Currently riding a six fight win-streak, Holloway would like nothing more than to keep the ball rolling with a...

May 21, 2015 9:00 am

Ovince Saint Preux vs. Glover Teixeira set to headline UFC Fight Night 74

A key light heavyweight bout will headline August’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Nashville, as UFC officials recently announced that Ovince Saint Preux and Glover Teixeira have agreed to throw down in the cards main event slot. Ovince Saint Preux (18-6 MMA) was last seen in action at April’s UFC on FOX 15 event,...

May 20, 2015 2:59 pm

2 UFC Hall of Fame Inductees Announced for 2015 Class

The first inductees for the new look UFC Hall of Fame have been announced. Jeff Blatnick – a key personality during the UFC’s formative years – and the April 2005 rematch between Matt Hughes and Frank Trigg will be inducted as in this year’s Contributor and Fight categories, respectively. The announcements were made moments ago...

May 20, 2015 2:59 pm

White Thinks Rousey/Cyborg Could Rake in 2 Million PPV Buys

If Ronda Rousey and Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino ever met in the UFC octagon to settle their blood feud, there is no doubt that it would crush anything the UFC has done in recent years. However, UFC President Dana White thinks it could surpass 2 Million PPV buys. White appeared on “The Jim Rome Show” and...

May 20, 2015 2:00 pm

Cerrone Got Punched in the Face at Whole Foods

Donald Cerrone is known for taking a fight on short notice anytime, anyplace. Cerrone has racked up an incredible seven wins in a row with this attitude and a victory at “UFC 187” could earn him a shot at Rafael dos Anjos’ lightweight championship. He almost went 8-0 after getting into an altercation at Whole...

May 20, 2015 12:15 pm

White Mistakingly Answers Mousasi’s ‘UFC Japan’ Challenge

UFC middleweight Gegard Mousasi is coming off of a victory over Costas Philippou this past weekend at “UFC Fight Night 66” and he is looking to get back into the octagon as soon as possible. With the recent announcement that UFC will be making their return to Japan in September, Mousasi jumped at the opportunity...