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Jan 28, 2016 8:47 am

Chad Mendes sounds off on the return of BJ Penn

It was announced recently that our namesake BJ Penn would be returning to the UFC for yet another fight. News then emerged that Penn had verbally agreed to a bout, however no further details were given. On a recent episode of Chael Sonnen’s “You’re Welcome!” podcast, he was joined by 3-time UFC featherweight title challenger...

Jan 12, 2016 11:49 am

Wanderlei Silva’s NAC hearing pushed to the sidelines yet again

MMA legend Wanderlei Silva looks like he will continue to be stuck in the doldrums as his Nevada Athletic Commission hearing that was supposed to take place along with Nick Diaz on Tuesday was postponed once again. Silva who evaded a random drug test in Nevada ahead of his UFC 175 bout scheduled against Chael...

Jan 1, 2016 11:17 am

Vote for your favorites! 2016 World MMA Award nominees announced

On Thursday, the nominees for the Fighters Only 2016 World MMA Awards were announced. Fans can vote for their favorite nominees at WorldMMAAwards.com. Voting is now open and will run through Friday, Jan. 31, 2016 at 12 Midnight PT. This marks the eighth annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards ceremony and will take place on...

Dec 16, 2015 10:21 am

Anderson Silva Turns Up The Heat Video: On a mission

Anderson “The Spider” Silva has a new reason to rekindle his desire for middleweight gold.  UFC 194 opened the doors for a few middleweights in the division.  Yoel Romero defeated Souza by decision, however, raised more questions about Romero’s ability to perform in the championship rounds.   Chris Weidman historically is the only fighter to win...

Dec 10, 2015 9:21 am

McGregor preparing for a loss?

Following Ronda Rousey’s brutal loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193, many fighters offered up words of support to the former champ. One person who offered words of encouragement was Conor McGregor, who will fight Jose Aldo in a title unification bout at UFC 194 on Saturday. McGregor said that “Defeat is the secret ingredient...

Dec 4, 2015 8:05 am

CM Punk opponent search is UNDERWAY, debut details emerge

It’s official! UFC President Dana White is currently undergoing a search to find the man who will be CM Punk’s first opponent in the UFC. The UFC President spoke to TSN, where he also revealed that Punk will fight in 2016 without a doubt. “I just started a new show, the pilot is on YouTube,...

Nov 28, 2015 5:12 pm

GSP on Dana White: “I would have come back sooner!”

UFC 167 was supposed to be the former welterweight champ George Saint Pierre’s “swan song”. GSP defended the welterweight title 9 times before calling it quits. Now, GSP is letting everyone know that he would be back sooner if Dana would have handled certain situations differently. A lot of speculation as to why Pierre retired...

Nov 25, 2015 6:01 pm

GSP opens up on issues with UFC post-UFC 167

Georges St. Pierre Says Dana White Is The… by smackhisface1 Following Georges St. Pierre’s final UFC fight back at UFC 167 in 2013, there were several rumors as to some behind the scenes post-fight drama that took place. Now, in a recent interview on Chael Sonnen’s “You’re Welcome” podcast GSP opened up about what happened...

Nov 23, 2015 3:50 pm

Stann to Rousey: ‘Kick someone else’s butt, then fight Holm’

After the once thought unbeatable Ronda Rousey was dismantled by the new UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm, Dana White said that a rematch between the two would makes sense. However, there have been multiple UFC veterans that disagree with White. From UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, to former contender Chael Sonnen. Now former...

Nov 19, 2015 3:50 pm

UFC Losing Momentum with a Rousey Loss?

By  Joe “JD” David Many fans of the MMA community who are new to the sport largely were introduced to the “Rousey Train” due to her overwheming popularity in and out of the octagon.   Rousey’s emergence as the most dominant female to enter the the octagon set off at UFC 157 against former Marine...

Nov 14, 2015 1:31 pm

White addresses Aldo potentially no-showing UFC 194 rumors

Earlier this week Chael Sonnen revealed that his sources down in Brazil weren’t too confident that Jose Aldo would show up for his UFC 194 title unification bout with Conor McGregor next month. While Sonnen admitted that he didn’t want to start a rumor, and that he was merely passing on information from his contacts...

Oct 29, 2015 1:14 pm

Joe Rogan awards sh*t talking title to none other than this lad

Since Chael Sonnen’s retirement from MMA, it seemed like the UFC would be at a loss with some of its bravado in the hype game. Fans either loved or hated the words and actions of Sonnen, and it made for great publicity to build fights. Joe Rogan spoke with multiple-time kickboxing world champion John Wayne...

Oct 16, 2015 2:35 pm

Fedor Emelianenko training footage from Europe released

Some new training footage has been released of Fedor Emelianenko during a seminar in Europe. Although the recent buzz of Emelianenko’s return to MMA has had some mixed reactions, Bas Ruten believes “The Last Emporer” still is a legitimate threat to the UFC title. However, Chael Sonnen has gone on record and voiced his opinion...

Oct 15, 2015 11:17 am

Bisping Update! Surgery A Success, 6 Bodies Removed From Arm

UFC veteran Michael Bisping had to pull out of his scheduled fight with Robert Whittaker on Nov. 14, 2015 at UFC 193. Bisping suffered an elbow injury and had to undergo surgery. In his place the UFC have booked Uriah Hall to fill in and take on Whittaker. Bisping took to Instagram to let his...

Oct 12, 2015 3:00 am

Cormier: Critics would have ‘had a field day with me’ if I lost to Gus

Daniel Cormier stepped into the octagon in Houston, Texas with a gameplan in mind to successfully defend his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship at UFC 192. Unfortunately for him, he was facing Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson and was forced to fight the hardest fight of his life. Gustafsson and Cormier left it all in the octagon...

Oct 5, 2015 3:23 pm

EEK! Fighter Unhappy With Florian’s Bias Commentary

Based on information gathered from some of the greatest fighters of all time, stepping into the octagon can be one of the most nerve-wracking parts of the sport. Chael Sonnen said it best when he stated he felt a wave of “relief” wash over him after a fight concludes. The second toughest job on fight...

Oct 1, 2015 4:37 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘I’m Going Out The Way I Want To’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans makes his return tho the octagon after nearly two years out of action. His last fight was against Chael Sonnen back in 2013, a fight he won via TKO in the first round. He’s coming into this weekend’s fights with a two fight win steak and looks to...

Oct 1, 2015 5:57 am

Former UFC Champ Rashad Evans: ‘I Love The Trash Talking’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will be making his return to the octagon this weekend after nearly two years out of competition. Evans will come back and fight Ryan Bader at UFC 192, a fight that could put him in the title picture, if he wins. Before getting injured, Evans was on a...

Sep 29, 2015 12:57 am

Evans: ‘I Was Doubting If I Could Ever Come Back’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans hasn’t fought in nearly two years. His last outing was at UFC 167, where he took out Chael Sonnen in the first round. After that he went through two different surgeries on his knees. During that time he’s been busy doing analyst gigs and staying in the gym....

Sep 28, 2015 7:55 pm

REPLAY! Countdown to UFC 192: Ryan Bader vs Rashad Evans

UFC 192 Countdown takes you inside the training camps and lives of six stars as they prepare for life-changing matchups at UFC 192. Two winners of The Ultimate Fighter face off as Rashad Evans returns against Ryan Bader. Evans has been out of action since his win against Chael Sonnen on FOX and is looking...

Sep 27, 2015 7:54 pm

“UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson” finalized with 13 fights

“UFC 192” is fast approaching and it is stacked from top to bottom! UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier is getting ready to defend his title for the first time against Alexander Gustafsson in the main-event of the card, but that isn’t the only major light heavyweight clash taking place on the main card. Rashad...

Sep 24, 2015 6:43 am

REEM: ‘Fabricio Werdum Wants Nothing To Do With Me’

UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem will have his hands full with former UFC champ Junior dos Santos at UFC on FOX on Dec 19. That’s a fight he’s been calling asking for for a while now. He finally got it and will now take on the fellow dangerous striker in what is sure to be a...

Sep 18, 2015 6:51 am

Frank Mir Was ‘Shocked’ He Didn’t Get The Judges Nod In Arlovski Fight

Some people were shocked at the end of a less than stellar fight between UFC heavyweights Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir, when the judges gave the decision to Arlovksi. It was a close fight in the eyes of many who said it probably could have one either way, but there are also those who state...

Sep 16, 2015 7:41 pm

Josh Barnett Has No Plans To Compete At Metamoris Ever Again

UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett made headlines earlier this week when he was said to be competing against Chael Sonnen at the next Metamoris event. Who said that? Sonnen himself. Unfortunately, Barnett had no idea what he was talking about and said that he was not scheduled to go against Sonnen. Now, Barnett’s manager is taking...

Sep 11, 2015 6:52 am

Former UFC Champ: ‘Dana’s Just A F*cking D*ck’

  Former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia (31-10 MMA) was a recent guest on Chael Sonnen’s podcast, where he discussed a number of different topics, one of those being his departure from the UFC in July of 2008. According to “The Maine-Iac”, who asked to be released by the UFC in order to fight for Affliction in...