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May 18, 2015 7:23 pm

Stipe Miocic Is Ready For The Champ: ‘I Want A Shot At The Title’

  UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is ready to fight for the title after his impressive performance against Mark Hunt. Miocic beat Hunt up before stopping him in the fifth round and now believes he has done enough to get the next crack at the heavyweight crown. Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will fight first and...

May 18, 2015 7:01 pm

Frankie Edgar On Title Shot: ‘Dana Knows I Got Stepped Over By McGregor’

Frankie Edgar is starting his campaign for another UFC title shot. He made it very clear in his post-fight interviews that he wants the next featherweight title shot, even going as far as calling out UFC president Dana White, saying he was ducking him. The former lightweight champion went on The MMA Hour and elaborated...

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 18, 2015 12:02 pm

Champion Jessica Aguilar Leaves WSOF: ‘I’ve Decided To Be The UFC Champion’

The World Series of Fighting women’s strawweight champion Jessica Aguilar just announced that she has left the promotion. Aguilar went on The MMA Hour and broke the news, saying that she has left the WSOF in hopes of being signed by the UFC. Check out what she had to say below: “I’m excited to be...

May 18, 2015 10:38 am

Wanderlei Silva’s Lifetime Ban Has Been Reversed, New Hearing To Take Place

A judge has lifted the lifetime ban imposed on MMA vet Wanderlei Silva by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The news comes from ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, who states that there will be a new disciplinary hearing for Silva. Okamoto says the judge ruled that there was not ‘substantial evidence’ to warrant a lifetime ban. Check...

May 18, 2015 8:23 am

Khabib: ‘If Cowboy Wins Give Him Title Shot, If He Lose It’s Mine’

UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is on the sidelines once again due to injury. Khabib understands the fans frustrations and of course he is frustrated with the whole situation himself. The lightweight was set to face Donald Cerrone at UFC 187, which would have most likely been a number one contender match. Now, he will have...

May 17, 2015 7:54 pm

Ken Shamrock On Critics Who Say He’s Too Old: ‘I Don’t Disagree With Them’

Ken Shamrock is fifty-one years old and preparing to step into the cage again, this time against Kimbo Slice. Shamrock spoke recently to MMAFighting about his upcoming fight and what he thinks of those who say he’s too old to be fighting still. Shamrock didn’t get hostile, instead he explained that he can see why...

May 17, 2015 5:51 pm

Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘If You Want To Win, You Need To Go Crazy’

  UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is healing from his most recent knee injury and fans are starting to grumble about him not being in the octagon for so long. Injury is obviously an unfortunate part of the sport, but it seems like it’s been forever since Nurmagomedov has stepped foot in the cage. Khabib knows...

May 17, 2015 2:47 pm

WSOF President Ray Sefo Leaves Door Open For Reebok-Like Sponsorship Deal

Will the UFC/Reebok deal be a catalyst for other big MMA promotions to lock down similar partnerships with other companies? World Series of Fighting president, Ray Sefo, recently talked to Submission Radio about the potential of signing a similar deal for his promotion. Sefo made it clear that a lot of discussion and work would...

May 17, 2015 1:16 pm

Ronda Rousey Says Fighting A Transgender Opponent Depends On…..

Ronda Rousey has talked before about Fallon Fox, who is a transgendered MMA fighter. Now, in a recent interview with Howard Stern, the UFC champion again talks about the potential of fighting a transgender opponent. While she doesn’t come out and mention Fox, she does say that it would have to depend on the situation....

May 17, 2015 12:33 pm

Carlos Condit: ‘Jon Jones Believes He’ll Be Back’

UFC welterweight is preparing for his big return to the octagon after being sidelined due to injury. Condit, who’s a teammate of former UFC champion Jon Jones, recently spoke on The MMA Hour about his pending return and of course about Jones, who is going through the struggles of dealing with his legal issues and...

May 17, 2015 6:53 am

UFC Targets South Korea, Event Will Take Place In November

The UFC is steadily taking over the world. Sort of. The next stop for the premier MMA organization? South Korea. On Saturday the UFC announced that it will debut in Seoul on Saturday, Nov. 28. No fights have been announced for the event but we will keep you up to date with the latest fight...

May 16, 2015 12:12 pm

Pros React to Mark Munoz’s Dominant Retirement Fight

Mark Munoz stepped into the octagon for the final time tonight at “UFC Fight Night 66”. He dominated Luke Barnatt for three rounds before earning the unanimous decision victory and proceeded to give an amazing retirement speech. Check out what the pros thought of Munoz’s performance tonight! I really want to see Munoz go out...

May 16, 2015 12:06 pm

UFC Fighters React to Frankie Edgar’s Win over Urijah Faber

Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber clashed in the main event of “UFC Fight Night 66” and things did not go well for the “California Kid”. Edgar was able to win all five rounds and walk out of the octagon with his hands raised. Check out how fighters from the UFC reacted during and after the...

May 15, 2015 4:50 pm

Bummer! Bendo Out Of Michael Johnson Fight

The planned lightweight fight between former title holder Benson Henderson and surging contender Michael Johnson will not be happening at July’s “TUF 21 Finale” event. According to a report from MMAFighting.com, Henderson was forced to withdraw from the fight, which was never officially announced by the UFC, due to undisclosed reasons. No word yet on...

May 15, 2015 11:44 am

UFC Returns to Japan & Unveils New Reality Show, “Road to UFC: Japan”

UFC announced that it will be returning to the Saitama Super Arena on the 27th September 2015 with UFC Fight Night Japan. This will be the fourth UFC event in Japan and the second event in Asia this year. In addition to bringing fans a live event, UFC have also confirmed that they are producing...

May 15, 2015 11:44 am

Assuncao Ready To Move Up For Edgar-Faber Winner

Raphael Assuncao has been on a tear ever since his move to the bantamweight division. After racking up seven consecutive victories, Assuncao was sidelined with an injury and hasn’t fought since October 2014. However, he is fully recovered and is looking to get in the octagon with the best. Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar will...

May 15, 2015 11:41 am

FIND ME ON TINDER! Ronda’s Dating Woes Explained

Ronda Rousey is one of the most polarizing figures in sports today. Sports Illustrated recently named her the most dominant athlete in sports and it’s hard to argue; Her last two title defenses totaled only thirty seconds. The champ has been featured in “Furious 7” and will be in the newest Entourage movie. While it...

May 15, 2015 11:02 am

The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale is set for July 12 in Las Vegas

The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale will be a part of International Fight Week, as UFC officials recently announced the event will take place July 12 live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The TUF 21 Finale was originally slated to take place in Florida, this to coincide with this season’s American...