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Aug 21, 2015 3:09 pm

UFC Releases First Holm’s Hype Video — Get To Know Ronda’s Next Challenger

Well that was fast! The UFC already released a new promo hyping up bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s new opponent Holly Holm. The news came out this morning, when Rousey went on ‘Good Morning America’ and said that she would be fighting Holly Holm at UFC 195 on Jan. 2. Although it was expected that Miesha...

Aug 21, 2015 3:01 pm

It’s Cool

Wait, is that UFC champion Robbie Lawler rocking Adidas gear? Yes, it is. In fact those are new ‘Adidas-made Fight Kits’. Are you confused, I can see why you wold be. You have the UFC (Reebok sponsored) welterweight champion standing and posing with new Adidas fight gear on. Oh and this photo shoot is for...

Aug 21, 2015 3:00 pm

Brock Lesnar: ‘I was a ‘stone-cold, caveman, barbarian killer’ in the UFC’

There’s no denying that former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was a massive superstar during his time in the octagon. Not only that, he beat the crap out of high level fighters like Frank Mir and Randy Couture. The guy came in and not only shook up the division, but the entire sport. Obviously his...


Aug 21, 2015 3:00 pm

Adidas Debuts MMA Fight Kit At ‘RFA: USA vs. BRAZIL’

As reported earlier in the day, tonight at RFA: ‘USA vs. Brazil’, Adidas will unveil their new ‘Fight Kits’. They will feature a design for the Brazilian fighters and for the American fighters, sticking with the theme. Also, each team has coaches in the form of UFC champion Robbie Lawler for USA and Lyoto Machida...

Aug 21, 2015 2:59 pm

Velasquez Comes Out As Slight Favorite Over Champ Werdum

Fabricio Werdum shocked the world (again) when he beat UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez in Mexico City this past June. However, with the rematch announced, it appears that oddsmakers aren’t ready to give him the nod. According to the current odds on BestFightOdds.com, the former champ is actually the slight favorite. The venue and date...

Aug 21, 2015 2:58 pm

Fighter Seeking Sanctions Against Bellator

Follow along here. A former Bellator fighter, Gavin Sterritt, is looking to bring commission sanctions against his former promotion. So, Sterritt is a student and friend of ‘Rampage’ Jackson, who has his own issues with Bellator. What’s Sterritt’s issue? He was scheduled to fight at Bellator 140, against Brennan Ward, on July 17 and wanted...

Aug 21, 2015 2:57 pm

Matt Mitrione Eyeing Scrap With Legend Mirko Cro Cop

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione would be ‘honored’ to fight MMA legend Mirko Cro Cop. The UFC is heading to South Korea on Nov. 28 for an event that will be held at the Olympic Gymnastics Arena in Seoul. Rumored to be on that card? the headkick specialist himself, Crop Cop. That’s according to MMAFighting, who...

Aug 21, 2015 2:31 pm

Edson Barboza: ‘I’ll Be UFC Champion In 2016’

UFC lightweight Edson Barboza has big goals for 2016 and believes he’ll be able to achieve them. He’s coming off of a win over Paul Felder in a ‘Fight of The Night’ scrap at UFC on FOX 16, back in July, and is ready to get back in there in hopes of getting closer to...

Aug 21, 2015 2:21 pm

Oliveira Looks Through Holloway, Warns McGregor and Aldo

  “I’m totally focused on Holloway now, but my dream is to be champion. I will be ready to fight with anyone in the division. I respect (Jose) Aldo so much and the same for (Conor) McGregor, but after beating Holloway, I will be the champion and I’ll fight anyone in the UFC who challenges...

Aug 21, 2015 1:49 pm

Highlights From Today’s UFC Fight Night Saskatoon Open Workouts

This Sunday, August 23, fighters from around the world will square off on FOX Sports 1 as part of the “UFC Fight Night Saskatoon” event. Hawaii’s Max Holloway will try to earn another shot at Conor McGregor in the night’s main event against Charles Oliveira. Also on the card, a co-main event between Erick Silva...

Aug 21, 2015 9:42 am

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson Set For TUF 22 Finale

Well, it’s not Anthony Pettis or Nate Diaz, but Khabib Nurmagomedov finally has an opponent for his octagon return. The undefeated lightweight will take on the dangerous Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale, which will take place in Las Vegas on Dec. 11. The fight was confirmed by UFC officials, via the Los Angeles...

Aug 21, 2015 9:25 am

Your Weekly Ring Card Girl Gallery Is Ready — You’re Welcome

It’s Friday, the weekend is here, everyone rejoice! As usual, here’s your weekly UFC octagon girl gallery roundup. We’ve searched long and far for the best of the best and put it in one amazing place for you. Fun fact: According to this Las Vegas Sun Times article, Arianny Celeste’s net worth is $1 million....

Aug 21, 2015 7:20 am

USADA Drug Test Samples Could Be Tested Years Later

Cheaters beware, the UFC and USADA are looking to do everything in their power to catch every and all users. While on UFC commentator Joe Rogan’s podcast, UFC VP of Athlete Health and Performance Jeff Novitzky talked about USADA’s methods, saying that they will be able to tests samples years later and retroactively bust fighters...

Aug 21, 2015 2:15 am

GROSS! Fighter Grapples With Nipple Ring In –– Bad Idea (Graphic)

World Series of Fighting’s Phoenix Jones, or Ben Fodor when he’s not crime fighting, recently learned a very important lesson. Do NOT grapple with a nipple ring in. The fighter apparently did not know this, or just didn’t adhere to the warning, and in fact grappled with his nipple rings in. What happened can not...

Aug 20, 2015 5:47 pm

Trump Favors Military Combat For Women Because Of Ronda Rousey

The Republican presidential hopeful, Donal Trump, recently said in an interview, with CNN,  that he is in support of women fighting in the military and used UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey as an example during his answer. Trump said he was in support of it because ‘they’re really into it.’ Here’s what he said: “I...

Aug 20, 2015 5:46 pm

Artem Levin vs. Joe Schilling 3 Set For GLORY 24 In Denver

On October 9 GLORY’ Joe Schilling will take on middleweight champion Artem Levin for a third time. The two have fought twice before, with each holing one victory over the other. Not only will they get to settle their score, but they’ll do so with Artem’s title on the line. The news was announced today...

Aug 20, 2015 5:45 pm

Nick Diaz In The Gym And Looking SWOLE

[ooyala code=”s3YzBmdjqVRP1P5p09mRwmp51YTtBpSZ” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”640″ height=”360″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] UFC welterweight/middleweight Nick Diaz might not have a fight coming up, but that doesn’t mean he’s not in the gym. In fact, the guy just got done doing one of those Ironman races. Diaz is still on the sidelines and waiting for his hearing with the Nevada State...

Aug 20, 2015 5:45 pm

Dustin Poirier Latest UFC Fighter To Get Randomly Drug Tested By USADA

The UFC and the United States Anti Doping Agency (USADA) aren’t playing around. Several fighters have come forward, sharing that they’ve been randomly tested in the wake of the new drug policy. The most recent? UFC lightweight Dustin Poirier. The fighter took to Twitter to share that USADA showed up at his gym in the...

Aug 20, 2015 5:45 pm

USADA Plans On Using ‘Smell Test’ To Catch Cheaters

The UFC is looking to crack down on the amount of PED and steroid users. So, they brought in a whole new policy, which will utilize a third party, United States Anti Doping Agency, to handle all the in and out of competition drug testing. Jeff Novitzky, the UFC’s VP of Athlete Health and Performance,...

Aug 20, 2015 5:44 pm

Fighter Unable To Fight At UFN 74 Because Of Acupuncture Needle

Injuries, it’s a part of MMA unfortunately, just like it is for every sport. But sometimes the injury will come from a very, very strange place. UFC’s Mitch Clarke was ecstatic when he heard the UFC would be coming to his hometown of Saskatoon with UFC Fight Night 74. This would be his chance to...

Aug 20, 2015 5:28 pm

For UFC Champion McGregor Every Wednesday Is New Suit Day

Is Conor McGregor ever not in a suit? The UFC’s interim featherweight champion is currently filming the new season of The Ultimate Fighter opposite of Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber. The show is shot in Las Vegas, so McGregor’s still staying the in the infamous Mac Mansion. He took to Twitter to share with everyone...

Aug 20, 2015 5:15 pm

GSP APPROVES!

Someone’s really excited about Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit. Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre might be out of the game, but that doesn’t mean he’s not a fan. GSP took to Twitter to share his thoughts on the upcoming UFC 193 main event. Based on his tweet it looks like he’s pretty stoked. GSP...

Aug 20, 2015 4:50 pm

Throwback Thursday! Remembering The “Showtime” Kick

Let’s all take a moment and remember one of the greatest things to ever happen in an MMA fight, period. The Showtime Kick. I mean just try to think of something that was better than that. Sure, Anderson Silva’s front kick to Vitor Belfort, but no, not even that can compare to the craziness that...

Aug 20, 2015 4:15 pm

This Is Where McGregor vs. Faber Just Went Down

Something crazy just went down on the new season of The Ultimate Fighter, which is currently being filmed. The upcoming season, with premieres in Sept., will feature Team Europe, coached by Conor McGregor and Team USA, coached by Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber. UFC president Dana White took to Instagram and Twitter to share this...

Aug 20, 2015 4:14 pm

WHOA! Readying For Title Fights, Rockhold and DC Go Hard In The Gym

Over at the AKA gym there are three fighters getting ready for a UFC title fight. Current light heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier, will defend his belt against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 on Oct. 3. Luke Rockhold will look to grab the middleweight belt from champ Chris Weidman at UFC 194 and former heavyweight champion,...