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Jun 15, 2015 9:38 am

Holloway/Oliveira Headline UFC’s Return to Canada

Hawaiian native Max Holloway will have to wait to travel back to his home for a UFC event as he has just been booked for UFC’s debut in Saskatoon, Canada! Star Phoenix confirmed the news with UFC sources. Coming fresh off a nationally televised victory on FOX, Holloway will be looking to continue his winning...

Jun 15, 2015 8:37 am

Werdum Reveals the Origin Behind His “Werdum Face”

Fabricio Werdum may go down as one of the best heavyweights to ever step foot in the octagon, but he could also be one of the most entertaining as well. During press conferences and media appearances leading up to his fights, Werdum always finds the perfect moment to sneak in his patented “Werdum Face” to...

Jun 15, 2015 8:27 am

Dana White: ‘UFC 188 Broke the Record for Most Fighters Puking After their Fights’

“UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum” set a minor record on Saturday night: Most fighters puking after their fights in UFC history. Whether it could be credited to the high altitude or the poor air quality in Mexico City, Mexico, fighters were tossing their lunches on fight night after grueling performances. Seven fights went the distance...

Jun 15, 2015 8:21 am

Mark Hunt Recalls the Several Times He has Seen the Grim Reaper

Mark Hunt could go down as one of the toughest men to ever step foot into the octagon. Other than Roy Nelson and Junior dos Santos, nobody in the heavyweight division can make claim that that they have as tough of a chin as Hunt does. The multi-sport athlete has competed with kickboxers and mixed...


Jun 15, 2015 7:17 am

JCVD Believes Conor McGregor Could Move to Hollywood

UFC Featherweight Conor McGregor is no stranger to theatrics. Not only does McGregor have the ability to talk fans into the arena with his trash talk of his opponents, but he can back it up, too. Jean Claude Van Damme is a fan of the Irish-born fighter and believes that, like Rousey, McGregor could make...

Jun 15, 2015 7:00 am

Rogan Addresses the Terrible Air Pollution in Mexico City After UFC 188

“UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum” will always be remembered as one of the most important cards in heavyweight fighting history. Werdum cemented his legacy as one of the all-time greats when he dethroned Velasquez in spectacular fashion, but one has to ask how much the altitude impacted Velasquez’s performance. The altitude and air quality hindered...

Jun 15, 2015 2:00 am

Rogan: ‘That Face You Make When that Dog at the Airport Stops at Your Bag…’

It is no secret that UFC commentator Joe Rogan is a big advocate for the legalization of marijuana use in United States, as long as the user is being responsible. Rogan also has featured guests on his podcast, like Dan Hardy, who have sang the praises of spiritual Ayahuasca trips. Long story short: Joe Rogan...

Jun 15, 2015 2:00 am

Conor McGregor Hits Instagram Heavy During Training Camp

Conor McGregor brought his fans into his training camp as he prepares for the biggest fight of his life. Jose Aldo will be standing across the octagon from him as he challenges the champion for his featherweight belt; Who do you think will walk out as champion? Sparring! (Photo – @erhfoto) A photo posted by...

Jun 15, 2015 1:00 am

Titan FC Signs Broadcast Deal with UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Pass continues to acquire great mixed martial arts content from around the world. Today, UFC Chief Content Officer Marshall Zelaznik announced the UFC’s digital streaming service has reached an exclusive agreement to live stream all of Titan FC’s events. Zelaznik said: “Titan FC puts on great events and we’re happy to make Titan...

Jun 14, 2015 7:06 pm

Dos Anjos & Werdum Show off Their Gold: ‘Brazil Now Has 3 Belts’

Kings MMA now hosts two of Ultimate Fighting Championship’s titles, giving Brazil three out of a possible ten belts! Rafael Dos Anjos won his UFC Lightweight Championship at UFC 185 when he shocked the world in dominant fashion by defeating Anthony Pettis. Fabricio Werdum, in similar shocking fashion, dethroned UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez at...

Jun 14, 2015 4:28 pm

Weidman On Rockhold: ‘He’s Good Looking, I’ll Give Him That’

Chris Weidman successfully defended his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at UFC 187 in May, but he already has his next challenger in his sights. Dana White recently announced that Luke Rockhold was next in line for a shot at the gold and the challenger has an impressive track record, to say the least....

Jun 14, 2015 4:00 pm

Kimbo Slice: ‘I’m Gonna Break Shamrock’s Jaw and End His Career’

Kimbo Slice is ready to make his return to mixed martial arts competition. It has been over five years since Slice stepped foot inside of a cage for professional competition and at Bellator 138, he will be standing toe-to-toe with a legend of the sport. Ken Shamrock and Kimbo Slice will headline Bellator’s event on...

Jun 14, 2015 3:50 pm

UFC Returns to Mexico in November for ‘TUF Latin America” Finale

Hours after concluding their biggest event in Mexico to date in “UFC 188”, UFC President Dana White announced the company will be returning there later on this year! ‘The Ultimate Fighter Latin Amercia’ Season 2 finale is set to take place in Monterrey, Mexico on November 21st. White confirmed the news during the “UFC 188”...

Jun 14, 2015 3:33 pm

Dana White: ‘I Didn’t Disagree with a Single Boo at UFC 188’

When fans shower the fighters with a chorus of boos, more often than not, it is unjustified. There are moments in every fight where both men are at a stalemate and are in the process of planning their next move which creates a lull in action, causing the fans to voice their disapproval. Saturday night...

Jun 14, 2015 12:29 pm

UFC 188 Draws Over 21,000 For Return to Mexico City

UFC President Dana White announced the figures of “UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum” after the conclusion of the event during the post fight press conference. Mexico City Arena housed over 21,036 ravenous fans as they got to see Werdum dethrone Velasquez in the main-event championship bout. The gate was not released, but they broke records...

Jun 14, 2015 12:15 pm

White: ‘No Matter What Gastelum Says, I Won’t Believe He’ll Make 170’

Kelvin Gastelum made his return to the middleweight division at “UFC 188” when he fought veteran Nate Marquardt on the main card. Gastelum looked impressive and forced Marquardt’s corner to call the fight in between the second and third rounds. Gastelum expressed interest in a welterweight return prior to this bout with Marquardt, but UFC...

Jun 14, 2015 12:00 pm

Sonnen: ‘I’d Have Slapped The Mic Out of Rogan’s Hand & Headbutted Him’

After the conclusion of “UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum”, commentator Joe Rogan interviewed the winner and loser of the main-event, as per usual. However, the translator was not in the octagon and Rogan asked Werdum and Velasquez to both translate their answers for the viewers at home and the Spanish-speaking audience in attendance. Chael Sonnen...

Jun 14, 2015 11:58 am

Werdum: ‘Win Over Velasquez Tops Beating Fedor in Strikeforce’

After his dominant victory last night over Cain Velasquez at “UFC 188”, the argument could be made that Fabricio Werdum is the greatest heavyweight in mixed martial arts history. Velasquez, without a doubt, has been the most dominant heavyweight in the octagon since Randy Couture. His performances over Junior dos Santos and Antonio Silva were...

Jun 14, 2015 11:26 am

WATCH! ‘Cyborg’ In Beast Mode Training for Fight Next Month

Invicta FC Women’s Featherweight Champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino is looking like a monster as she prepares for her fight with Faith Van Duin. The fight is set to take place at “INVICTA FC 13” and will take place on July 9th in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ronda Rousey is set to defend her UFC Women’s Bamtamweight...

Jun 14, 2015 10:51 am

Velasquez on Having 2 Weeks to Adjust to Altitude: ‘Maybe That Wasn’t Enough’

Cain Velasquez walked into the octagon for the first time in almost two years on Saturday night at “UFC 188”. Fabricio Werdum stood across from him in the opposite corner and the two fought to decide the fate of the Undisputed UFC Heavyweight Championship. What was thought to be Velasquez’s biggest advantage over his heavyweight...

Jun 14, 2015 10:40 am

GSP “Fails” Physical Challenge, but Still Looks Like a Monster

What Georges St. Pierre counts as a fail, most people would kill to be able to do. It is no secret that St. Pierre credits a lot of his physical accolades to gymnastics, and he shows off his strength and coordination in the video below. Failed a challenge today at the gym but still get...

Jun 14, 2015 10:16 am

Twitter Reacts to Alvarez’s Shocking Win over Melendez at UFC 188

Eddie Alvarez and Gilbert Melendez left it all in the octagon Saturday night at UFC 188. While their long awaited bout wasn’t the “fight of the year” critics thought it would be, Alvarez and Melendez showed a ton of fighting spirit in the second and third rounds that brought the crowd to their feet. Melendez...

Jun 14, 2015 10:03 am

Wanderlei Silva’s Insane Reaction to Werdum’s Win at UFC 188

Wanderlei Silva is a happy man! Several weeks ago, his lifetime ban was lifted and now his good friend Fabricio Werdum just became the UFC Heavyweight Champion! Werdum walked into the octagon as the underdog on enemy soil at UFC 188 when he squared off with Cain Velasquez in Mexico. Velasquez’s conditioning, usually an advantage,...

Jun 14, 2015 10:00 am

WATCH! Anderson Silva Spars, Looks as Fast and Sharp as Ever

Anderson “The Spider” Silva is being forced to sit on the sidelines while he awaits his hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission. In the meantime, Silva is staying in top shape by training and is looking as quick as he ever has. When do you think we will see Silva back in the octagon,...

Jun 14, 2015 9:50 am

UFC Releases Statement on Controversial Jose Aldo Drug Testing

The UFC has released an official statement regarding the drama surrounding Jose Aldo’s recent drug-testing snafu. The situation was a mess and caused challenger Conor McGregor to call the champion, his UFC 189 opponent, a weasel. Of course, the situation was sorted out and Aldo eventually took the tests. The following is UFC’s statement, which...

Jun 14, 2015 8:05 am

UFC 188’s Alvarez/Melendez Scorecard REVEALED!

As Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez stepped into the octagon on Saturday night, fans had high hopes that the lightweights would put on a “Fight of the Year” worthy performance, but they didn’t even earn fight of the night honors. Alvarez and Melendez got off to ta slow start where neither fighter wanted to get...

Jun 14, 2015 7:51 am

‘2 or 3 Months? I Prepared For this Fight for 2 Years!’

In February 2015, it was announced that Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum would be meeting at UFC 188 to unify their heavyweight championships in Mexico City, Mexico. While the fight was announced three months from the fight date, Werdum admits he has been preparing for this fight for almost two years. “I prepared for this...

Jun 14, 2015 6:47 am

Twitter Reacts to Werdum’s Dominant Victory over Velasquez at UFC 188

Fabricio Werdum walked into Mexico City, Mexico as the underdog but walked out with the gold slung over his shoulder. He matched Cain Velasquez’s pace in the opening round, then started to outwork the former champion in the second round before submitting him in the third. Not only did Werdum out-grapple the wrestler, but he...