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Mar 25, 2016 8:00 pm

PHOTO | Unbelievable BJ Penn fan art

While the MMA world anxiously awaits the return of UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn, the anticipation to see ‘The Prodigy’ once again in action has the MMA community buzzing. Penn has been training at the JacksonWink MMA Academy in Albuquerque New Mexico under famed coaches Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn, who will be coaching...

Mar 25, 2016 12:19 pm

Mark Henry says Conor McGregor is ‘straight out afraid’ of Frankie Edgar

Frankie Edgar and his team are definitely not happy hearing the reports that the UFC is working on putting together a rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor as the main event of UFC 200. Edgar’s striking coach Mark Henry recently spoke with the Talking Brawls Extra Podcast and shared his thoughts. “Well, first of...

Mar 23, 2016 2:16 pm

Nate Diaz’s coach reacts to potential rematch with Conor McGregor

At UFC 196, Nate Diaz shocked the world as he stepped up to fight Conor McGregor at welterweight on just 11 days notice. While it was reported prior to the fight that Diaz had been training for a triathlon, the Stockton fighter revealed post-fight that he had been on a yacht in Cabo partying it...


Mar 19, 2016 8:12 am

Frankie Edgar would “Love” the chance at rematch with Jose Aldo

While it’s no secret that former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar wants a crack at Conor McGregor’s featherweight championship, there’s also another fight that intrigues Edgar. Back in 2013 after suffering back to back losses to Benson Henderson in title fights, Edgar dropped down to featherweight and was awarded an immediate title shot against Jose...

Mar 17, 2016 11:07 am

Report: Renan Barao will make his featherweight debut on May 29th

According to a report from Brazilian news outlet Combate, former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao (33-3 MMA) will return to the octagon on May 29 to make his featherweight debut against Jeremy Stephens (24-12 MMA). After putting together an amazing win streak that stretched from 2005-2014, Renan Barao has gone just 1-2 in his past...

Mar 14, 2016 6:10 pm

Rashad Evans: Weight classes are real, Conor knows that now

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans predicted that Nate Diaz would upset Conor McGregor on just 11 days notice in a welterweight bout that headlined UFC 196 just over a week ago. “Suga” was a recent guest on Ariel Helwani’s show ‘The MMA Hour‘ where he explained his decision to bet against the current...

Mar 12, 2016 9:32 pm

Conor McGregor is still ‘The King’ of the featherweight division

Many fans and analysts have been critical of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor for his UFC 196 submission loss to lightweight contender Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC 196 this past weekend. That bout (Diaz vs. McGregor) took place in the UFC’s welterweight division (170-pounds), this after the scheduled lightweight title fight between Rafael...

Mar 10, 2016 9:57 pm

Diaz Brothers to Conor McGregor: “Weed beats speed”

At UFC 194 Conor McGregor shocked the world and silenced critics everywhere as he knocked Jose Aldo out in just 13 seconds to unify the interim UFC featherweight championship and the UFC featherweight championship. Following the bout, during his post-fight Octagon interview, McGregor proclaimed to the masses “Precision beats power, and timing beats speed.” The...

Mar 9, 2016 11:02 am

Dana White says George St-Pierre would never do what Conor McGregor has done

If there is one thing that Conor McGregor has over Georges St-Pierre, it is his game attitude for the fight business. “The Notorious” gave Nate Diaz the biggest payday of his career in a fight two weight classes above what he has fought at while in the UFC going from 145 pounds to 170 pounds....

Mar 8, 2016 10:39 am

McGregor mentally broke in his fight -Kenny Florian

Kenny Florian besides being one of the UFC’s commentators also does a podcast with Jon Anik and had some solid insight into Conor McGregor. Florian thinks it was just a little so soon for McGregor.  Heres what he said on the latest edition of the Anik and Florian podcast. “Conor, while he’s super slick, and...

Mar 8, 2016 8:48 am

Chael Sonnen compares Conor McGregor to Mike Tyson in Evander Holyfield fight

In the main event of UFC 196 this past Saturday, fans saw Conor McGregor lose for the first time under the UFC banner, ending his 15 fight win streak. Of course, the bout took place at welterweight, 25 pounds higher than featherweight, where McGregor reigns champion. With that being said, former UFC title challenger Chael...

Mar 7, 2016 12:35 am

Jose Aldo to Frankie Edgar: ‘you don’t have any right to ask for a title shot yet’

Jose Aldo has made it known since UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor lost on Saturday night that he wants McGregor next for a shot to regain the featherweight title. Aldo posted a message addressing fellow featherweight contender Frankie Edgar and his campaign to fight McGregor for the featherweight title. Aldo posted the following statement captioned...

Mar 3, 2016 1:59 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz surprisingly has these great things to say about Conor McGregor

With one of the most anticipated fights of the year just a few days away, Nate Diaz talks about his outspoken opponent Conor McGregor ahead of their welterweight bout main event at UFC 196. UFC Tonight anchor Karyn Bryant spoke with Diaz who surprisingly had a lot of good things to say about “The Notorious”...

Mar 2, 2016 1:40 pm

What happens if another megastar loses- Conor McGregor v Nate Diaz

Fighting up a weight class or two seems impossible for most MMA fighters but not for Conor McGregor.  It’s not that he wasn’t training for a fight, he was, but it was supposed to be a 155 lbs. title fight instead of 145 lbs. where he is the champ. With the 155 lbs. champ pulling...

Mar 1, 2016 12:07 pm

Video: Mayweather Boxing Club makes predictions for Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

The Mayweather Boxing Channel brings you their predictions for the main event at UFC 196 on March 5 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Check out the predictions being made for the welterweight bout between UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor versus Nate Diaz. The 145-pound champion McGregor is going up two weight classes to meet Diaz at...

Mar 1, 2016 9:53 am

PHOTO | Ronda Rousey putting on weight for fight with Cyborg?

While Ronda Rousey currently has no fight scheduled, a recent photo of Rousey has many wondering if the former champ is putting on weight in hopes of a fight with Cris Cyborg. After Ronda Rousey lost to Holly Holm at UFC 193, talks of a potential superfight with Invicta FC Champion Cris Cyborg quickly died...

Feb 28, 2016 10:17 am

Nick Diaz blasts Michael Bisping with harsh meme

Apparently former UFC title challenger Nick Diaz was not to happy with Michael Bisping’s decision victory over Anderson Silva in London. Nick took his Facebook last night where he shared ‘fight.memes‘ photo blasting “The Count” for what some are calling a ‘controversial’ victory: Nick Diaz 13 hrs · fight.memes’s photo https://t.co/oN0BA6ZFtV instagram.com/p/BCUMa9uIqxF/   Ouch! Would you like to...

Feb 27, 2016 7:43 pm

MMA world reacts to Michael Bisping’s win over Anderson Silva

Saturday afternoon in London, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva went to war over the course of 5 rounds. Ultimately, Bisping was awarded the unanimous decision win. Immediately, Twitter went wild with reactions from fighters in awe of Bisping’s impressive win over arguably the greatest fighter of all time. Below you can see a compilation of...

Feb 25, 2016 6:54 am

Chuck Liddell: “I’d give Jon Jones trouble in a fight”

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell is not a big fan of current UFC superstar Jon “Bones” Jones. The UFC Hall of Famer has criticized Jones in the past for being a ‘safe fighter’, and recently set his sights on “Bones” again as a guest on “The Fighter and The Kid” podcast. Here is...

Feb 24, 2016 8:33 am

Conor McGregor’s coach points out important lesson from Rafael dos Anjos withdrawal

Yesterday Rafael dos Anjos withdrew from his UFC 196 lightweight title fight against Conor McGregor on March 5th due to a broken foot. Immediately there were several contenders campaigning to fill in against McGregor. Donald Cerrone, Anthony Pettis, Urijah Faber, and Nate Diaz all asked for the fight against McGregor, however Diaz ultimately filled the...

Feb 23, 2016 7:03 am

Anderson “The Spider” Silva: Full Fight | Silva vs Franklin

The year was 2006 and Anderson “The Spider” Silva (34-6 MMA) started his reign of dominance over the middleweight division by beating Rich Franklin for the title. Silva will be facing Michael “The Count” Bisping (28-7 MMA) this weekend What was your most memorable Silva fight?

Feb 19, 2016 11:50 pm

Fighters react to bizarre Kimbo Slice vs. Dada 5000 fight

In the co-main event of Bellator 149 Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 had their highly anticipated grudge match. The fight was a strange one to say the least, with Slice ultimately getting the win after Dada 5000 appeared to hit the ground from exhaustion. Immediately Twitter blew up with reactions from the fight, with many...

Feb 16, 2016 10:47 am

MUST SEE! Jon Jones and Rose Namajunas grappling

[ooyala code=”h3cGR5MDE6-o5qykrQtEraa5q3i6yz-r” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”1280″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Recently it was revealed that TUF 20 finalist Rose Namajunas had made the move to Jackson-Wink MMA to train under Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn. Namajunas will be training alongside the likes of Jon Jones, Holly Holm, Carlos Condit, Andrei Arlovski, John Dodson, and our very own BJ...