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Jun 26, 2015 4:44 pm

UFC’s Lorenzo Fertitta Releases Statement On Failed MMA Bill

Well, another year and MMA is still illegal in New York. There was a lot of steam and positive feelings built up and ultimately it was the same old same old. The MMA bill did not get passed. Obviously everyone pulling for it is disappointed, including UFC chairman and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta. We heard from...

Jun 26, 2015 10:21 am

UFC Officials React To New York’s Failed Attempt At MMA In 2015

Once again, MMA fails in New York. The bill to get that sport legalized in the Big Apple did not get passed yesterday and needless to say, UFC officials weren’t very happy. Especially UFC president Dana White who took to Twitter to call out the ‘corrupt’ politicians. There was a lot of positive vibes floating around,...

Jun 17, 2015 9:38 am

REACTIONS! UFC Fighters React To The 2015 NBA Finals

Check out how the MMA world reacted to the NBA finals last night. The Golden State Warriors were victorious and are now the champions, hooray. UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is a huge Cavaliers fan, so things didn’t really go his way, but still he managed to find the positive. Someone should probably have a conversation...

May 28, 2015 5:21 pm

UFC Responds To Gender Equality Claims From Female Fighters — OFFICIAL STATEMENT!

Well that didn’t take long. The UFC has released an official statement in regards to recent comments from female fighters claiming the new UFC/Reebok deal is unfair to women. Here’s the official statement: “The new UFC Athlete Outfitting Policy (AOP) equally recognizes each athlete’s tenure in UFC, as well as any bout appearances in the...


May 19, 2015 9:31 am

“UFC 187” Lineup Complete with 2 Title Bouts, 12 fights

“UFC 187” may be barely recognizable from its first incarnation, but the final card is set and this weekend looks stacked! The card takes place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada and will feature two championship bouts. The fights will take place on pay-per-view, Fox Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass....

May 18, 2015 6:20 pm

UH-OH! Daniel Cormier On Cutting Weight For UFC 187: ‘I Was Panicking’

Daniel Cormier will get a second shot at the UFC light-heavyweight title when he meets Anthony Johnson at UFC 187 this Saturday. Cormier was given the fight on short notice because of the Jon Jones ordeal. He was planning on fighting in June against Ryan Bader, but instead realized he would have to cut down...

May 15, 2015 11:40 am

UH-OH! UFC Back Under Federal Investigation

The Federal Trade Commission opened a case against Zuffa Inc., the parent company of the UFC, back in 2012 for violations of regulations following their buyout of Strikeforce in 2011. Now, the FTC have apparently re-opened their case against Zuffa and is questioning several high-profile members of the mixed martial arts world about their practices....

May 12, 2015 11:34 am

UFC Rankings Updated: How Far Did Mark Hunt Fall?

“UFC Fight Night 65” is in the books and we saw some shifts in the official UFC rankings. Stipe Miocic’s one-sided beating of Mark Hunt did not boost him up the rankings at all as he remained ranked #4 in the division. However, Hunt suffered a drop down to #6. Robert Whittaker, previously unranked, made...

May 10, 2015 11:18 am

REPORT! Reebok Will Be The Only Apparel Company Allowed At UFC Fan Expo

  Fans planning to attend the UFC Fan Expo may want to know that because of the new Reebok/UFC deal, no other apparel providers will be allowed at the convention. This piece of information came from one of those other companies who sent out a tweet detailing an email form the UFC. Check it out...

May 10, 2015 8:48 am

UFC Fight Night 65 Numbers! Attendance And Gate Revealed

Last night UFC Fight Night: Adelaide went down. The card put on an exciting show from start to finish with several first round finishes and back and forth battles. At the post-fight press conference, the UFC’s Tom Wright announced the attendance numbers for the evening (morning in Australia). The announced attendance was 7,984, with a...

May 10, 2015 7:08 am

UFC Boss Thinks Miocic vs. Hunt ‘Could Have Been Stopped Sooner’

Well instead of UFC president Dana White at the podium, we had Tom Wright, the man in charge of overseeing UFC’s Canada, New Zealand and Australia operations. During the post-fight press conference Wright said that in his opinion the fight between Stipe Miocic and Mark Hunt could have ended sooner. Here’s what he said. “They...

May 10, 2015 6:35 am

UFC Fighters React To Stipe Miocic’s One-Sided Beatdown Of Mark Hunt

Check out what other UFC fighters had to say about last nights main event between Stipe Miocic and Mark Hunt. . @markhunt1974 is not human. @UFCFightPass — Dana White (@danawhite) May 10, 2015 So proud of you @stipemiocicufc love my team . #Cleveland — Jessica Eye (@jessicaevileye) May 10, 2015 I will always be a...

May 10, 2015 4:43 am

Sam Alvey Broke UFC Policy By Tanning Sponsor Onto Body

It’s not often you see a fighter walk into the octagon with a sponsor tanned onto his chest, but “Smile’n” Sam Alvey is not your average fighter. Alvey walked into the octagon with “#PERFECTTAN” branded onto his chest and broke a UFC policy in the process. When asked about it, Managing Director for UFC Operations...

May 9, 2015 10:40 pm

UFC Fight Night 65 Bonus Report: 4 Fighters Earn $50K!

The “UFC Fight Night 65” post fight press conference is in the books and we have the bonus report! Four fighters took home an extra $50,000 for their performances tonight— check out who it was! Performance of the Night: James Vick James Vick looked fantastic in tonight’s main card opener. After some back and forth...

May 9, 2015 8:57 pm

UFC Fight Night 65 Results: Robert Whittaker KO’s Tavares In Less Than A Minute

The middleweights stepped into the cage for the co-main event at UFC Fight Night 65. Brad Tavares took on the New Zealand native Robert Whittaker. Both fighters landed leg kicks early. Whittaker came in with a massive left hook that rocked Tavares. He jumped at the opportunity and landed another massive left hook that put...

May 9, 2015 7:20 pm

UFC Fight Night 65 Results: Kyle Noke Picks Up Interesting Decision Win

The welterweights stepped in to fight when Kyle Noke fought Jonavin Webb. Webb came out with a lot of movement and speed. After circling for a while Webb shot in for a takedown but was stuffed. Webb, the smaller fighter looked to utilize his speed and quickness against the much larger Noke. Webb had to...

May 9, 2015 6:47 pm

UFC Fight Night 65 Results: Sam Alvey’s Still Smiling, Wins In 49 Seconds

Sam Alvey and Daniel Kelly squared off at UFC Fight Night 65. Alvey found success with the right hook early. Then he landed a massive right hand that dropped Kelly and followed up with another right that put him down again. The referee stepped in and called a stop to the fight. RESULTS: Sam Alvey...

May 9, 2015 6:33 pm

UFC Fight Night 65 Results: Bec Rawlings Backs Up Trash Talk, Submits Ellis In Round 1

A highly anticipated fight for the fans came up next, with Rowdy Bec Rawlings going toe to toe with Lisa Ellis. Lisa Ellis came out and secured a takedown almost immediately. Ellis threatened with an armbar but Rawlings eventually freed herself. Rawlings got top position. Both fighters made their way to the feet but Rawlings...

May 9, 2015 5:05 pm

UFC Fight Night 65 Results: Nguyen Finishes Ozkilic with 1 Second Left!

Ben Nguyen made his octagon debut tonight and dominated Alptekin Ozkilic in under five minutes. The fight kicked off the “UFC Fight Night 65” preliminary portion of the card on UFC Fight Pass. After some back and forth action, Nguyen was able to show what he was made of when he dropped Ozkilic with a...

May 9, 2015 9:42 am

“UFC Fight Night 65: Hunt vs. Miocic” Live Event Results

“UFC Fight Night 65” will air live from Australia exclusively on UFC Fight Pass. In tonight’s main event, Mark Hunt will be looking to prove that he has what it takes to shut Stipe Miocic down. Miocic wants to show the world that his performance against Junior dos Santos was not a fluke and he...

May 9, 2015 2:56 am

FIGHT ODDS! Fight Day Odds for “UFC Fight Night 65”

Attention bettors: We’ve got the latest odds for tonight’s card! “UFC Fight Night 65” airs live from Adelaide, Australia and takes place exclusively on UFC Fight Pass. In the main-event, Mark Hunt will be looking to prove bookies wrong for labeling him the underdog by knocking Stipe Miocic out cold. Check out the odds for...