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Jan 9, 2016 11:04 am

Fabricio Werdum fires back at Luke Rockhold

Recently, the often soft spoken Fabricio Werdum found himself under fire from UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. The animosity from Rockhold likely stems from the fact that Werdum defeated Cain Velasquez, Rockhold’s teammate, for the UFC heavyweight championship last year. At UFC 196 on February 6th Velasquez will get the chance to reclaim his championship...

Jan 9, 2016 10:57 am

Carlos Condit gives update on potential retirement post-UFC 195

Going into UFC 195 there was much speculation as to Carlos Condit’s future in the UFC given «his lengthy and extensive professional MMA career. In the main event of UFC 195 Condit and Lawler went to war for 5 rounds to a decision that ultimately saw Lawler retain the UFC welterweight championship, despite many scoring...

Jan 9, 2016 10:49 am

Video Interview: Cain Velasquez reflects on what went wrong in title loss to Werdum

Cain Velasquez is back in action after his losing his heavyweight title to Fabricio Werdum last year at UFC 188 via guillotine choke in the third round of their heavyweight conten Velasquez was out almost two years from competition due to injury before his last fight with Werdum in Mexico City Mexico.  Elevation may of...

Jan 9, 2016 8:46 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor looking smooth while hitting mitts

Conor McGregor may be fresh off a 13 second KO win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194 where he claimed the UFC featherweight championship, but with a lightweight showdown with Rafael Dos Anjos only 8 weeks away at UFC 197, McGregor is already back in the gym training. In this clip posted to social media,...


Jan 9, 2016 8:42 am

FN Boston Browne vs Mitrione: Highlight Replay – Werdum vs Browne fight

Next Sunday on January 17th, UFC Fight Night 81 is set in Boston MA.  Travis “Hapa” Browne (17-3-1 MMA)  is looking to pick up a win after losing an epic battle between Andrei “Pit Bull” Arlovski at UFC 187 last year. Brown’e opponent Sunday night will be Matt “Meathead” Mitrione (9-4 MMA) who lost his scrap...

Jan 9, 2016 8:24 am

Eddie Alvarez says McGregor’s move to lightweight is “convenient”

While Eddie Alvarez may only have two UFC fights, ahead of his ‘UFC FN: Boston’ scrap against Anthony Pettis on Sunday, he believes that there’s something ‘convenient’ about Conor McGregor’s timing to move up to lightweight. After his 13 second KO win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194, it was revealed that McGregor would go...

Jan 9, 2016 8:14 am

PIC : Joanna Jedrzejczyk – The ‘Hustle’ is strong with this one

When you’re a UFC champion the work never ends.   Constantly promoting, always answering the same questions hundreds of different ways thousands of times,  media obligations non-stop and somehow, someway Joanna Jedrzejczyk gets it done all with a smile on her face. Jedrzejczyk found out last month that her next opponent was in fact a...

Jan 9, 2016 8:07 am

McGregor fires back at Mayweather, proposes fight

Recently, boxing icon Floyd Mayweather discussed the popularity of Ronda Rousey and Conor McGregor. ‘Money’ stated that when the two UFC stars talk trash, the media loves it, but when he did, he was criticized. Mayweather drew the conclusion that ‘racism is alive and well’ which prompted UFC announcer Bruce Buffer to respond to those...

Jan 9, 2016 8:02 am

Daniel Cormier concerned for ‘sociopath’ Jon Jones

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier don’t have a date set for their inevitable clash for the UFC light heavyweight championship, however that hasn’t stopped the pair from getting into it on social media, and even agreeing to a backroom fight at one point. Recently, Jon Jones trolled DC on Instagram, which prompted Cormier to fire...

Jan 9, 2016 7:53 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy prepping for UFC return?

It’s been over 3 years since we’ve seen former UFC welterweight contender Dan Hardy inside the Octagon. On a 2-fight win streak, Hardy was booked to face Matt Brown back in 2013, however ‘The Outlaw’ was diagnosed with a heart condition and was forced out of the bout. Hardy hasn’t been in the Octagon since,...

Jan 9, 2016 7:43 am

McGregor on RDA: ‘Another night of easy work’

Conor McGregor has been in headlines more often than not lately. From having his popularity questioned by Floyd Mayweather due to his race, to booking his highly anticipated lightweight showdown with Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC 197, McGregor’s name has been all over the headlines. In a recent Facebook post, McGregor addressed his UFC 197...

Jan 9, 2016 7:39 am

Video Promo: Anthony Pettis vs. Eddie Alvarez – The Time is Now

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis is set to step into the octagon next Sunday against Eddie “The Silent Assassin” Alvarez at Fight Night Boston in the Madison Square Garden Arena. Both fighters competed only one time in 2015 and the results were split.   Pettis fought against Rafael dos Anjos in a 5 round one-sided affair, as...

Jan 9, 2016 7:35 am

Say What?! GSP vs. McGregor superfight a possibility

While Georges St. Pierre hasn’t been in the Octagon in nearly two years, there’s been much speculation as to what it would take to get the former UFC welterweight kingpin back in the Octagon. It has been rumored for quite some time that if GSP were to return to the Octagon, it would be for...

Jan 9, 2016 7:02 am

Sportsmanship Video? Not even close: Douchiest Moments In MMA

One of the common threads in most martial artists who take up the sport is the ability to have respect not just for your opponent but an overall respect in general.   This obviously doesn’t apply to all who practice or compete. Most times when respect isn’t given,  unexpected turn of events may unfold due...

Jan 8, 2016 11:46 am

MUST SEE! UFC 195: The Thrill and the Agony (preview)

UFC 195 was an emotional night for many fighters. In the co-main event Stipe Miocic put on a spectacular performance against Andrei Arlovski, which set Miocic up for a title shot. In the main event, Carlos Condit and Robbie Lawler slugged it out over the course of 5 rounds to a controversial decision that saw...

Jan 8, 2016 11:26 am

List of fighters most tested by USADA in 2015

In the new era of random drug testing, fighters truly have no clue when their doors will be knocked on to give a random sample for drug testing. Understandably, high-profile fighters and champions have been the most tested under the new policy. While the general consensus is that the random drug testing is good for...

Jan 8, 2016 11:22 am

TJ Dillashaw finally fires back at Dominick Cruz

Leading up to their UFC Fight Night: Boston scrap for the bantamweight championship next Sunday, the trash talk between Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw has been very one sided. Cruz has repeatedly put Dillashaw on blast time after time, while Dillashaw has yet to fire back. Until now. The champ spoke to Fox Sports to...

Jan 8, 2016 11:20 am

LIVE! UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs. Cruz media call

Ahead of Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw’s highly anticipated scrap for the bantamweight championship next Sunday, listen to the pair doing a live media conference call above! If we’ve learned anything from the past few weeks, it’s that the conference call will be filled with trash talk!

Jan 8, 2016 11:14 am

More details released regarding EA Sports UFC 2

As we get closer and closer to the release date of EA Sports UFC 2, fans are getting more and more anxious for details! First EA Sports hid the release date on UFC.com, then the first official trailer was released, now we have even more details regarding gameplay modes. EA Sports sent out a press...

Jan 8, 2016 11:08 am

Teenage Nate Diaz beats down grown man in bare-knuckle fight

Check out this classic video from the past of a young Nate Diaz still in his teens fighting a grown man. The video description says this was Nate’s first fight back in 2002 against Robert Limon. See how the young Diaz makes quick work of Limon. Nate Diaz is coming off an exciting return to...

Jan 8, 2016 10:27 am

Mark ‘All Natty’ Hunt says he’s been fighting PED drenched fighters for years

Mark Hunt is extremely pleased with the UFC’s implementation of random drug testing done by USADA. “The Super Samoan” who has a fight scheduled with former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is all too excited to get his own championship belt spoke with Craziest Sports Fights about his upcoming bout and history of fighting. “All...

Jan 8, 2016 10:04 am

UFC announces first events to be held in Croatia and Netherlands in 2016

The UFC is expanding in 2016 with a recent announcement of taking events to Croatia and Netherlands for the first time. James Elliott, UFC EMEA general manager and vice president said in a statement, “”It is truly a testimony to the growth of the UFC brand to be breaking into two new markets in Europe...

Jan 8, 2016 9:52 am

RDA looking to crush McGregor’s soul at UFC 197

Late last night it was revealed that a lightweight showdown between champion Rafael dos Anjos and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor had been scheduled for UFC 197. The UFC had yet to make the bout announcement official, however Kings MMA coach Rafael Cordeiro confirmed everything is good to go in a recent interview with Sherdog....

Jan 8, 2016 9:47 am

Early odds open up for Conor McGregor versus Rafael dos Anjos

Big news was recently released that UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor would be going up from 145 pounds to 155 pounds to challenge lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. Early betting odds from Best Fight Odds have been released. As of this writing, Conor McGregor has come out as the underdog at +100 while dos Anjos who...