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Jul 8, 2015 8:45 am

Claudia Gadelha Takes A Shot At ‘Joanna Champion’

UFC strawweight contender Claudia Gadelha (12-1 MMA) has a very important fight coming up with former World Series of Fighting champion Jessica Aguilar (19-4 MMA) at UFC 190, but that hasn’t stopped “Claudinha” from engaging in some trash talk with current UFC champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Little girl, Forget about me and go train because I’m...

Jul 8, 2015 8:26 am

Paige VanZant Lands Another Major Sponsorship Deal

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant just scored another major sponsorship deal. The rising Team Alpha Male star took to Instagram to share the news with fans. VanZant already has an exclusive deal with Reebok, who will be taking over the UFC with their new uniforms and now she will be working with MusclePharm as well. VanZant...

Jul 8, 2015 8:24 am

IV Ban Might Destroy Potential Cyborg Vs. Rousey Fight

Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino just wants to be healthy. If that gets in the way of her making 135 lbs. in order to potentially fight UFC champion Ronda Rousey, then so be it. The Invicta FC featherweight champion spoke to the media on Tuesday and said that the new USADA IV ban could be a ‘problem’...

Jul 8, 2015 8:17 am

UFC Middleweight Costas Philippou Retires From MMA

Yesterday we reported that UFC middleweight Costas Philippou (13-5 MMA) had been removed from the official UFC rankings. When a fighter is removed from the rankings system it is usually a strong indication that he or she has been released from their contract, popped for a failed drug test or possibly retiring. After some brief...

Jul 8, 2015 7:40 am

Husband Of UFC Octagon Girl Brittney Palmer Arrested For Attempted Murder

UFC octagon girl Brittney Palmer’s husband was arrested for attempted murder, stemming from an altercation that went down between the two of them, according to TMZ Sports. The reports says on June 11 the two got into an argument and things got physical. It apparently started when her husband, Aaron Zalewski, heard someone on her phone...

Jul 8, 2015 7:39 am

White Confirms Aldo Would Have Made $4M At UFC 189

Wherever you are Jose Aldo, please do not read this. Although, the UFC featherweight champ most likely knows how much he lost out on when he dropped out of UFC 189 with a rib injury. It was already assumed that this would have been a massive check for Aldo, but now UFC president Dana White...

Jul 8, 2015 7:20 am

Jose Aldo Tells Mendes That Brazil Has His Back

UFC featherweight Chad Mendes had a feeling that all the Brazilian fans in attendance at UFC 189 would be on his side, since Jose Aldo pulled out, and it looks like he was right. The featherweight champ himself told Mendes, via Twitter,  that ‘U can count on my fans’. The champ was responding to a...

Jul 8, 2015 7:01 am

RUMOR! Floyd Mayweather’s Final Fight Might Air On CBS

There’s a rumor making its way around saying that Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s final fight, scheduled for September 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, could air on CBS. Mayweather fighting on free TV? That sentence doesn’t even sound right, but that’s the word going around. We know he doesn’t need the money from PPV...

Jul 8, 2015 6:37 am

Invicta’s Irene Aldana: ‘The UFC Could Be In My Near Future’

“I still don’t know. We need to talk to Shannon. I don’t know what the plan is. Maybe in the near future in the UFC, but I still don’t know.” “I think it’s a goal for every fighter. It’s the biggest promotion, UFC. But I love Invicta. I first want to win the belt and...

Jul 8, 2015 6:30 am

Matt Hughes And Frank Trigg Talk About Cheaters From Their Era

Former UFC welterweights and Hall of Fame inducted fighters spoke about their era of MMA and the issue of drug use. Here’s what they had to say to MMAJunkie: Former UFC welterweight Frank Trigg on steroid use during his era: “I come from a background where we wrestled guys who were on drugs. It was...

Jul 8, 2015 5:37 am

Rothwell: “Give me Arlovski or JDS and let me prove my case”

UFC heavyweight contender Ben Rothwell (35-9 MMA) is currently riding an impressive three-fight win streak, which includes victories over Alistair Overeem, Brandon Vera, and most recently Matt Mitrione. “Big Ben” believes he is just one win away from a chance at UFC heavyweight gold and hopes that a future victory over either Andrei Arlovski or...

Jul 8, 2015 4:57 am

Cyborg Is Down To Fight Miesha Tate

Hey, if Cyborg and Ronda Rousey isn’t going to happen, why not get this fight going. According to Cyborg’s manager George Prajin, who talked to ESPN, Cyborg is down to fight UFC bantamweight Miesha Tate at 140 pounds. Check it out! “Miesha Tate said she’d fight Cris at 140 pounds. That’s probably the second biggest...

Jul 8, 2015 2:09 am

Rory MacDonald Doesn’t Compare Himself To GSP

“It’s a compliment to be compared to him, but I don’t compare myself to Georges (St. Pierre). I’m my own person, I’ve got my own fighting style. I try to keep myself away from the whole comparison. I’m not trying to be Georges (St. Pierre).” UFC welterweight and teammate of former champion Georges St. Pierre,...

Jul 8, 2015 12:57 am

Khabib Gets Custom ‘Bear’ Reebok Shirt!

UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is sporting a pretty cool Reebok shirt. So maybe the Fighter Kits aren’t really your thing and you don’t want to spend $95 on a jersey (which may or may not have the correct spelling of your favorite fighter), at least it looks like Reebok will be offering other cool options...

Jul 8, 2015 12:46 am

WATCH! GSP Looking Sharp With His Muay Thai Skills

Former UFC champion Georges St. Pierre is busy filming the new ‘Kickboxer’ movie over in Thailand.  So, when in Rome. GSP couldn’t resist the chance to grab some time training Muay Thai while there. Will the welterweight ever make a return to the cage, or is this just one of many more movies to come...

Jul 8, 2015 12:01 am

Young Ronda Rousey Fan Breaks Down Into Tears

  There are fans, then there are REALLY big fans. This young fan of UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey couldn’t handle the excitement of meeting ‘Rowdy’ and broke down into tears. The young girl is actually the daughter of UFC fighter Anthony Birchak, who posted this video on his Twitter. Check out the video below!...

Jul 8, 2015 12:01 am

NSFW! UFC Strawweight Shows Off In Bikini

This former Invicta FC and current UFC strawweight posted a picture on her Instagram showing her backside with the caption “Woriking it off since 1989.” Get it? She’s been working her butt off since 1989. Like working really hard, get it? Yeah I don’t think a lot of people payed too much attention to the...

Jul 8, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! Flip Kick Groin Shot Sends Fighter Into Agonizing Pain

Well, this looks like it hurt. Watch as this fighter goes for a spinning flip kick and lands directly onto the grounded fighters groin, who then signals to the referee and lays in pain. The nut shot to end all nut shots, x3000 style points for Ze Wu http://t.co/NM8v8n7XS7 — Dongeezus (@BasedDongeezus) July 8, 2015...

Jul 7, 2015 4:57 pm

The UFC Removes Costas Philippou From Rankings

UFC middleweight Costas Philippou is no longer listed on the UFC’s rankings. He was previously ranked at #12, but now, with the updated lists, Philippou is no where to be found and Dan Henderson has taken his spot, with Robert Whittaker, Roan Carneiro, and Derek Brunson moving up one spot to fill out the top...

Jul 7, 2015 4:40 pm

RECORD BREAKING! White Says UFC 189 Is The Biggest Gate In U.S. History

UFC president Dana White had big expectations for UFC 189 and even with Jose Aldo dropping out, it looks like those expectations are still being reached. On The Jim Rome Show, White revealed that after it was announced Aldo was out and Mendes was win, more tickets were sold. “What’s crazy is, that fight [Aldo-McGregor]...