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Aug 21, 2015 3:16 pm

Ronda Rousey Vs. Holly Holm, Not Tate, Set For UFC 195

In a strange turn of events, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will now be facing Holly Holm, not Miesha Tate, at UFC 195. The fight was announced on Friday morning’s ‘Good Morning America,’ in which Rousey was a guest. On the broadcast Rousey revealed that she would indeed be taking on undefeated Holm, who is...

Aug 21, 2015 3:15 pm

Report: Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Claudia Gadelha 2 Will Co-Headline UFC 195

The big news just keeps coming in today. Early, very early, this morning it was announced that UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey would be taking on Holly Holm at UFC 195. Rousey announced the fight herself while on ‘Good Morning America’. Now, it looks like another major fight will be co-headling the same event. Strawweight...

Aug 21, 2015 3:12 pm

UFC Fighters React To Holly Holm Getting Title Shot Instead Of Miesha Tate

Early, very early, this morning it was announced that undefeated UFC bantamweight Holly Holm would be fighting champion Ronda Rousey at UFC 195. Sounds pretty good right, another undefeated vs. undefeated story line to run with….but what happened to Miesha Tate? After Tate’s win over Jessica Eye, which was set up as a potential number...

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 3:00 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 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 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 1:41 pm

Barnett vs. McGee, The UFC’s Only Super-Heavyweight Scrap In History (Full Fight)

In the UFC’s first and only super-heavyweight bout, two unbeaten behemoths battled in their Octagon debuts as catch-wrestling ace Josh “Baby-Faced Assassin” Barnett aimed to fell the 6’10” Gan “The Giant” McGee. Catch Barnett’s upcoming fight against heavy hitter Roy Nelson at Fight Night Japan. The Best Training Room You’ll Probably Ever See — D.C.,...

Aug 21, 2015 2:02 am

Humility Is Not This UFC Fighters Strong Suit, And His Entourage Isn’t Helping

UFC fighter Makwan Amirkhani really doesn’t want you to hate him…. because it is not his fault. Not really sure what’s going on in this video from Amirkhani, but it’s pretty funny. Check out the special appearances from fellow UFC fighters Jimi Manuwa and Niklas Backstrom (who’s really the star of the video). Are you...

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 5:28 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 2:33 pm

UFC Fighter Goes Ape Sh*t During Photo Shoot

Note To Self: Never say the word “Intensity” around Olivier Aubin-Mercier! Posted by UFC on Thursday, August 20, 2015 Fighters on this Sunday’s UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon card are currently getting ready to cut weight and are shooting promo videos and taking fighter portraits. During one such photo shoot, the photographer asked UFC fighter Olivier...

Aug 20, 2015 6:52 am

‘Stitch’ Duran Calls Major ‘Bullsh*t’ On UFC’s Recent Comments

Did you think the drama between the UFC and veteran cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran was over? Wrong. On Wednesday, a statement from UFC’s Lawrence Epstein emerged, where he insisted that the firing of Duran had nothing to do with his comments about Reebok. Which was a major shocker considering that has been the story since...

Aug 20, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! Top 5 UFC Walk-Outs

‘Kenny Florian and Brendan Schaub count down their top 5 walk-ins in UFC history in this segment of UFC Now.’ Check out the video above and see some of the best MMA walkouts in history! The Best Training Room You’ll Probably Ever See — D.C., Rockhold, Khabib, Velasquez All Training For UFC Greatness

Aug 19, 2015 3:08 pm

UFC Exec: ”Stitch’ Duran Wasn’t Fired Because Of Reebok Comments’

The story has been told over and over again since it happened, longtime UFC cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran was fired for speaking out about Reebok. The news was reported, Duran confirmed it, everyone has since said the same thing. Joe Rogan made reference to it on his podcast and even UFC president Dana White never...

Aug 19, 2015 1:17 pm

Michael Bisping vs. Robert Whittaker targeted for UFC 193

A middleweight bout featuring Michael Bisping taking on Robert Whittaker is being targeted for Novemeber’s UFC 193 event in Australia. The bout was first reported by ESPN and has since been confirmed by FOX Sports. Michael Bisping (27-7 MMA) was most recently seen in action at July’s UFC Fight Night 72 event in Scotland, where...

Aug 19, 2015 11:10 am

‘UFC 193: Lawler vs. Condit’ Set For Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium

UFC 193, which will feature the welterweight title fight between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit will officially take place at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium. The news was confirmed by UFC president Dana White, who also confirmed that a rematch between heavyweights Mark Hunt and ‘Bigfoot’ Silva will take place on the card as well. Lawler vs...

Aug 18, 2015 8:04 pm

WWE Legend: ‘Lesnar Couldn’t Make It, CM Punk Has No Business In The UFC’

WWE legend “The Honky Tonk Man” recently went on a video rant and talked about former WWE wrestler CM Punk’s decision to leave and join the UFC. Needless to say, he wasn’t very supportive. He also didn’t seem to remember how former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar did in the octagon, calling his move to...

Aug 18, 2015 7:05 pm

Thomson: ‘UFC Just Couldn’t Match Bellator Deal’

  “My understanding is that we have to wear Reebok with the UFC. There’s no other option. Well, you get paid to wear Reebok but you only get paid in their program, whatever their pay scale is. I took my negotiations over to Bellator, where there is no sponsorship tax, so my sponsors can sponsor...

Aug 18, 2015 6:21 pm

Demian Maia’s Chasing Major UFC Record

UFC submission ace Demian Maia is on a mission. The welterweight currently has seven submission finishes in the UFC. The record? Eleven. Currently there are only three fighters ahead of Maia on the list. Nate Diaz (8) Frank Mir (8) Royce Gracie (11) Maia told MMAJunkie that he’s looking to pursue that goal and be...

Aug 18, 2015 5:01 pm

UFC Mega Star Ronda Rousey Gets The Larry King Treatment

Before her fight with Bethe Correia at UFC 190, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey sat down with Larry King and talked about all kinds of topics. From her book, to movies and of course her career as one the biggest MMA fighters ever. Check it out! UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment!...

Aug 18, 2015 2:07 pm

Lesnar: ‘UFC and WWE Are The Same Racket, WWE’s Just Better At It’

Former UFC heavyweight champion and current WWE star Brock Lesnar recently appeared on ESPN and discussed the differences and similarities between pro wrestling and the UFC. Along with saying that WWE’s Vince McMahon is a better promoter than Dana White, Lesnar also pointed out that they’re both basically attempting to sell the same product. “Of...

Aug 18, 2015 1:47 pm

Boxing Legend Shane Mosley Embarrassed By UFC’s Stance On Women

  Now it looks like the achievements of UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey are going to be causing change in the boxing world, or at least that’s the thought behind this recent decision from boxing legend Shane Mosley. Mosley recently announced, via a press release, that he will be adding a women’s boxing bout to...

Aug 18, 2015 8:40 am

UFC Fighter Allegedly Urinates In Bar And Fights Security

Blame it on the alcohol guys. UFC fighter Antonio Braga Neto recently had a mishap in a bar and now intends on suing the establishment. So what happened? Allegedly the UFC middleweight had a little bit too much to drink while in a bar and urinated on the floor. He was then thrown out by...

Aug 18, 2015 5:52 am

Henry Cejudo vs. Jussier Formiga set for UFC Fight Night 78

A key flyweight bout between rising contenders Henry Cejudo and Jussier Formiga is the latest addition to November’s UFC Fight Night 78 event in Mexico. UFC officials announced the booking yesterday evening. Former Olympic wrestling gold medal winner, Henry Cejudo (9-0 MMA), will be looking to stretch his undefeated mixed martial arts record to 10-0...

Aug 18, 2015 3:06 am

Latest UFC Fighter-To-Fighter Callouts And Tweet Beefs

Fighter Twitter feuds. They’re becoming more and more prevalent in today’s MMA world. Fighters will go on Twitter and call out a fighter, or several fighters, then wait to see who bites. Once a response is given the back and forth usually starts. Each fighter will give their reasons for wanting to fight and their...