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May 3, 2015 9:30 am

Alexis Davis Is Dealing With An Even Bigger Fight Outside The Cage

Alexis Davis beat Sarah Kaufman at UFC 186, but the morning after was given some devastating news. In an interview with MMAFighting, Davis revealed that the morning after her victory she received news that her 5 year-old niece, Hayden, was diagnosed with stage 4 neuroblastoma, which is a form of cancer. “It was hard. Even now, it...

May 3, 2015 7:12 am

Fighters React To Floyd Mayweather’s Win Over Manny Pacquiao

During and after one of the biggest boxing matches of the current era UFC fighters and boxers took to twitter to share their thoughts on the fight. Reactions range from both ends of the spectrum, check it out. https://twitter.com/HectorLombard/status/594831566569799680 To all the @MannyPacquiao fans, don't feel 2 bad, he gave a good fight. He won...

May 2, 2015 11:56 pm

REPLAY! Mayweather Lands Stiff Combo on Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather may not have performed like the fans in Las Vegas, Nevada wanted him to, but he sure got the result he was looking for: the victory. Even though Pacquiao had a better highlight reel of shots landed, Mayweather’s performance spoke for itself. Sometimes, defense is the best offense. Pacquiao tried his best to...

May 2, 2015 11:31 pm

REPLAY! Floyd Gets Cracked — Best Shots Landed by “Pac-Man”!

The world stopped on Saturday night to watch the biggest prize-fight of the decade take place. Mayweather stuck to his gameplan and did not let the nerves get to him as he put on a winning performance. Even though he could not finish Pacquiao, the judges’ decision wasn’t even close and had Mayweather several rounds...


May 2, 2015 10:24 pm

REPLAY! Floyd Mayweather’s Post Fight Victory Speech

Before the decision was even read, Floyd Mayweather was on the ropes in the corner of the ring celebrating the fact that his undefeated record was still intact. As soon as Mayweather was announced the winner, his celebration had only begun as his team started to celebrate with him. Manny Pacquiao questioned the decision after...

May 2, 2015 10:16 pm

Manny Pacquiao: ‘I THINK I WON!’

Floyd Mayweather performed to perfection tonight and utilized every inch of the ring to take home the unanimous decision victory. Pacquiao landed some great combinations and clearly had the crowd behind him, but Mayweather’s counter-punching style did the job and helped him run away with the fight after the seventh round. However, Manny Pacquiao still...

May 2, 2015 9:06 am

“Suga” Says No Sweet Deals Made To Blackzilian Fighters

The rivalry between Blackzilians and American Top Team is heating up on ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ and that’s because of two reasons: Owners Dan Lambert and Glenn Robinson. ATT owner Dan Lambert has accused Glenn Robinson of essentially stealing talent from his gym to create a super-gym with the Blackzilians. Of course, Robinson denies this and...

May 2, 2015 9:03 am

PINK SLIPS! 4 Fighters Released By UFC

Days after their punishment of Jon Jones and hours before prize-fighting’s biggest fight of the decade, UFC had to make the tough decisions to cut four of their fighters. Seth Baczynski has been with the UFC since September 2011. Baczynski found quick success inside the octagon as he started out his stint with four consecutive...

May 1, 2015 5:56 pm

Dana White: May-Pac Isn’t Aldo-McGregor!

Dana White has been permitted by officials to attend the biggest boxing fight in recent memory. When Floyd Mayweather faces off with Manny Pacquiao, White will be there as a journalist reporting on the fight. Already in Las Vegas, White has been making media appearances all week long giving predictions for Saturday’s big fight. When...

May 1, 2015 9:09 am

“MR. WONDERFUL” vs. Four UFC Strawweights — Still No Takedown!

Phil Davis often impresses with his physique at weigh-ins, but we rarely get to see a display of power outside of the cage from “Mr. Wonderful”! “Rowdy” Bec Rawlings and three other Alliance MMA strawweight training partners tried their hardest to take the light heavyweight down, but STILl couldn’t succeed. Rawlings locked in the rear...

May 1, 2015 9:03 am

LEGEND BEEF! Sonnen And Ortiz Go AT IT On Twitter

Former UFC title contender Chael Sonnen was recently a guest on Jim Rome’s show on Showtime and Tito Ortiz just so happened to tune in. Ortiz did not take too kindly to the fact that Chael Sonnen referred to himself as a former champion and took it public with a tweet. Was watching @jimrome on...

May 1, 2015 9:02 am

“Uncle Creepy” Gets In Car Accident — ‘I Didn’t Even Run Away!’

Despite the accident taking place on Monday, fighters are still responding to the Jon Jones incident that took place on Sunday morning. While some fighters sympathize for the former champion, most fighters have taken this as an opportunity to poke fun at Jones. McCall, however, has the best reason to make a joke about the...

May 1, 2015 2:09 am

Gus Pulls Out of Teixeira Bout, Title Match Set for UFC Fight Night 69

The injury bug has struck again! This time it’s June’s UFC Fight Night 69 event headliner that has taken the hit. UFC officials announced today that Alexander Gustaffson has been forced out of his scheduled main event bout with former title challenger Glover Teixeira. No word yet if a replacement opponent will be sought for...

May 1, 2015 2:04 am

FEATHERWEIGHT! Diego Sanchez Dropping Down to 145

“I’m going down to 145″ For the first time since 2010, Diego Sanchez will be fighting outside of the lightweight division. Sanchez has fought for the middleweight and welterweight classes in the past, but this time he will be moving down to featherweight! Sanchez has accomplished a milestone at each weight class he fought in....

May 1, 2015 2:03 am

INJURY RATE! Ken-Flo Blames Wrestling Mentality For Massive Injury Index

We are almost five months into the year and we have seen several fight cards altered due to injuries. It has been nowhere near as bad as 2013 was, but it may be time for some fighters to re-evaluate how hard they train. Khabib Nurmagomedov’s recent leg injury brought up the discussion of how the...

May 1, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! – RETURN OF THE STANKY-LEG!

What could easily earn the most vicious knockout in the half-year awards also takes the cake for the best stanky-leg knockout in mixed martial arts. Kevin Bostick WRECKED Chris Costello at “BAMMA USA BadBeat 15” with an elbow while he was near the cage. Instead of falling backward, Costello simply folded and landed in the...

Apr 30, 2015 4:44 pm

Passed Up For Cowboy, Thomson Ready To Fill In For Marquee Lightweight Matchup

Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez are expected to meet at UFC 188 on June 13, 2015 in Mexico City, Mexico. However, in the ever-changing sport of mixed martial arts this bout could need a fighter at the drop of a dime. Enter: Josh “The Punk” Thomson. Josh Thomson made a quick recovery after being pulled...

Apr 30, 2015 4:21 pm

Khabib & Luke Pick Sides In Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Fight

This week’s combat sports focus is not on the UFC, or MMA at all, it’s on Boxing. And as Saturday’s clash between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao draws near, the UFC’s best are weighing in on this weekend’s mega-event. BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage caught up with top UFC fighters Khabib Nurmagomedov and Luke Rockhold, who...

Apr 30, 2015 11:40 am

ROUSEY BFF! ‘One Day I’ll Beat Cyborg’

Watch out Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino— a new challenger has her sights set on the gold around your waist! Newly signed Marina Shafir (1-1 MMA) is looking to rack up whatever wins necessary so she can take “Cyborg” down in Invicta FC. With such little mixed martial arts experience under her belt, Shafir is best known...

Apr 30, 2015 11:36 am

BALL DROPPED! UFC Pushes Thomson To The Side, Books Makdessi vs. Cerrone

Despite all the buzz surrounding Josh Thomson being a possible replacement for the injured Khabib Nurmagomedov, UFC officials have chosen to go a different route. John “The Bull” Makdessi will be stepping into the octagon to face Donald Cerrone at UFC 187, ESPN reports. Makdessi just fought this past weekend at UFC 186 where he...

Apr 30, 2015 10:45 am

How To Make TUF Better: ‘Let The Fighters Go To Clubs And Give Them A Day Job’

Like every season of The Ultimate Fighter, the newest one, ATT vs. Blackzilians, has been promoted as the best most intense season yet. But is that the case? If you ask the hosts of popular MMA podcast Stud Show Radio then the answer is probably no. The show returned Thursday night with Justin Buchholz and...

Apr 30, 2015 9:31 am

RANKINGS? With Jones Gone, McGregor Wants Top Slot

After the newest edition of the official UFC rankings were released, Jose Aldo took the top spot on the pound for pound rankings due to the removal of Jon Jones. Even though Conor McGregor sits among a heap of featherweights, the Irish born fighter didn’t even crack the pound for pound list! McGregor responded to...

Apr 30, 2015 5:29 am

Iron Mike: ‘Floyd Mayweather Is a Delusional, Scared Little Man’

Now that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao’s prizefight of the decade is less than two days away, the stars are coming out and throwing in their two cents on the fight. However, when Mike Tyson heard Mayweather’s claim that he was on Muhammad Ali’s level he went off on “Money”. Tyson stated, “He’s very delusional....

Apr 30, 2015 2:01 am

“Karate Hottie” Waterson Finds a Date for Her First UFC Fight

Newly signed UFC strawweight Michelle Waterson, better known to the rest of the world as “The Karate Hottie”, just confirmed that she officially has her first UFC opponent! Angela Magana will be looking to bounce back from a loss in her UFC debut against Tecia Torres when she steps into the cage with Waterson at...

Apr 30, 2015 1:00 am

DROPPED! Florian Lands Nasty Bodyshot While Sparring

UFC fighter turned UFC on FOX Analyst and colour commentator Kenny Florian is STILL dropping people in sparring sessions. Florian has not stepped into a cage since his loss to Jose Aldo at UFC 136, but still loves the perfect execution of body shots. Check out his knockdown and explanation below: Body shot KO’s may...

Apr 29, 2015 9:44 pm

WATCH! VanZant Shakes Her Money Maker In New Dancing Clip

Paige VanZant stopped by FOX Sports Live to give us an exclusive look at her SWEET dance moves! The UFC strawweight is coming fresh off her dominant victory over Felice Herrig at UFC on FOX 15. WATCH! Rousey Pulls Of Armbar Against Luke Rockhold! [Cover Photo via The Internet]

Apr 29, 2015 4:17 pm

FLASHBACK! In 2011 White Previewed Jon Jones’ Battle Ahead

“Jon Jones got through a tough test tonight,” said White. “The real challenge starts now. When you become the UFC champion, and you have the charisma and the personality and all the things that Jon Jones has, this kid looks like he could be a breakthrough star that appeals to many different people— but this...

Apr 29, 2015 4:09 pm

1ST OF HIS KIND! Jon Jones Sets New Precedent For Title Strippings.

Tuesday evening was not the first time a fighter has been stripped of his title and it won’t be the last. However, Jon Jones became the first champion to be stripped for violating the fighter’s code of conduct policy after his hit and run incident! MMA.TV compiled a list that highlights UFC fighters’ title vacancies!...