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Jul 12, 2015 6:00 am

Dana White: McGregor vs. Aldo Will Take Place in Las Vegas

Jose Aldo will no longer be the lone champion walking into his fight with Conor McGregor when they eventually meet. Instead, both men will boast gold above their heads walking into the fight as McGregor took home the interim UFC Featherweight Championship when he defeated Chad Mendes at “UFC 189” on Saturday night. As scheduled,...

Jul 12, 2015 5:26 am

Conor McGregor: I Don’t Feel it when these Featherweights Hit Me

Conor McGregor silenced the doubters last night at UFC 189 when he defeated top-ranked Chad Mendes for the Interim UFC Featherweight Championship. Fans and experts believed Mendes had what it took to take the fight to the ground and win it there, but McGregor repeatedly made it back to his feet where the fans were...

Jul 12, 2015 5:07 am

‘MacDonald Didn’t Know What Year It Was After UFC 189 Loss to Lawler’

UFC 189’s co-headliner saw a war take place when Robbie Lawler successfully defended his UFC Welterweight Championship against Rory MacDonald. By the time the bout had concluded, both Lawler and MacDonald were cut open and their blood told a violent story when it was painted on the octagon canvas. It seems that MacDonald got the...

Jul 12, 2015 4:49 am

UFC 189 Draws Over 15,000 Fans, Sets Record with $7.2 Million Live Gate

Conor McGregor cemented his place in UFC history during the main-event of Saturday’s “UFC 189” when he defeated Chad Mendes for the Interim UFC Featherweight Championship. The fight, originally scheduled to be Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor, took place in front of 16,019 screaming fans at the MGM Grand Garden Arena for a live gate...

Jul 12, 2015 2:01 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan Packs some Serious Power in His Kicks

Joe Rogan may be known to most as just a UFC commentator and a comedian, but he actually possesses some crazy kickboxing skills! Rogan won a major taekwondo championship when he was just nineteen years old and continues to train to this day. Check him out drilling the pads with Mark Dellagrotte! Always a pleasure...

Jul 12, 2015 2:00 am

High Rollers! Nick and Nate Diaz Hang with Leonardo DiCaprio

UFC 189 saw a nice collection of stars surround the octagon before Conor McGregor won the interim featherweight title, but nothing compares to meeting The Wolf of Wall Street! Nick and Nate Diaz ran into Leonardo DiCaprio at the High Rollers room! ChiLlin with the wolf on Wall Street #leonardodicaprio #highrollersroom Posted by DIAZ BROTHERS...

Jul 12, 2015 2:00 am

Arianny Celeste Kicks it with Conor McGregor After UFC 189

UFC Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste had the best seats in the house on Saturday evening for one of the best cards of all time. “UFC 189” was headlined by “The Notorious” Conor McGregor who defeated Chad Mendes to become the UFC Interim Featherweight Champion of the world! Celeste caught up with the new champion while...

Jul 11, 2015 11:14 pm

UFC 189 Bonus Report: Lawler And MacDonald Get Paid For Going To War

UFC 189 was a complete success on all levels. The main card delivered with each fight, with each having memorable moments. It was a tough task but someone had to take home the fight bonuses. Here’s the rundown. Fight of the night: Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald Performance(s) of the night: Conor McGregor, Thomas Almeida...

Jul 11, 2015 10:34 pm

Busted Bros! Lawler And MacDonald Bond While In Hospital

Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald went to war during their welterweight title fight ¬†at UFC 189. The champ came up with a big fifth round TKO to retain this title, but didn’t leave the octagon unscathed. The two busted each other for four whole rounds and had to take a trip to the hospital following...

Jul 11, 2015 9:03 pm

UFC 189 Results: Robbie Lawler Busts Up MacDonald’s Face, Gets Fifth Round Finish

The co-main event for the UFC welterweight title just went down between champion Robbie Lawler and challenger Rory MacDonald. Right away, MacDonald landed a front body kick. Robbie lands a strong inside leg kick. Rory landed a jab. Both fighters were being patient. Another kick lands for Rory. Rory throws a one-two that connects. Rory...

Jul 11, 2015 7:45 pm

UFC 189 Results: Gunnar Nelson Makes Quick Work Of Thatch, Submits Him In Round 1

Gunnar Nelson and Brandon Thatch were up next, in the welterweight division. Thatch strikes first first with two quick leg kicks. Thatch came in and Nelson looked to counter. The two were being very patient. Out of nowhere Nelson landed a big one-two combo that dropped Thatch. It looked bad but Thatch recovered. Nelson took...

Jul 11, 2015 7:27 pm

UFC 189 Results: Thomas Almeida Lands Devastating Flying Knee, KO’s Pickett

  The first fight on UFC 189’s main card was between bantamweights Brad Pickett and undefeated Thomas Almeida. Almeida came out patient, Pickett threw the first strikes, connecting with a few leg kicks. Moments later Pickett cracked Almeida. Pickett moved in. They clinched on the cage. Pickett landed knee that dropped Almeida. He got to...

Jul 11, 2015 6:50 pm

UFC 189 Results: Matt Brown Gets Means To Tap In Round 1

  Matt Brown and Tim Means fought in the featured prelim. The action started early. Both fighters came out swinging. An eye poke stopped the action for a moment, then they stared back up. Brown looked to have landed and hurt Means, but Means recovered fast. They clinched on the fence, with Means having the...

Jul 11, 2015 6:34 pm

UFC 189 Results: Alex Garcia Spoils Swick’s Return, Earns UD Win

Mike Swick made his return to the octagon against Alex Garcia. The two had some pretty entertaining Twitter exchanges leading up to the fight that added to the anticipation for the fight. After a brief feeling out process, Garcia shot in and took the fight to the ground. He started working from full guard. Swick...

Jul 11, 2015 6:02 pm

UFC 189 Results: John Howard Does Enough To Earn Split Decision Over Irelands Pendred

Conor McGregor’s training partner Cathal Pendred took on hard-hitting John Howard in a welterweight bout, the second on the FOX Sports 1 broadcast. The hight difference in this fight was pretty crazy, with Pendred being the much taller fighter. Pendred came out with a flying knee, but missed. Both fighters landed leg kicks. Howard landed...

Jul 11, 2015 5:31 pm

UFC 189 Results: Cody Garbrandt Out-Strikes Briones, Gets UD Win

In the first fight on the FOX Sports 1 portion of UFC 189, Cody Garbrandt took on Henry Briones. In the first round Garbrandt and Briones kept it standing. Garbrandt was the aggressor, walking Briones down. Grabrandt locked to counter for the most part. He kept putting his hands up, taunting Briones. They both went...

Jul 11, 2015 4:29 pm

UFC 189 Results: Cody Pfister Suffers Brutal Leg Kicks, But Wrestles To A UD

The first fight of the biggest UFC card this year was between Yosdenis Codeno and Cody Pfister. Right away Cedeno came out with some heavy leg kicks. Pfister tried to utilize a jab. Cedeno landed another massive leg kick. Codeno switched stances up over and over. Pfister was having a hard time getting in to...