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Jun 8, 2015 7:49 am

Tim Kennedy Eyeing Dan Henderson Bout for UFC’s “Fight for the Troops”

Dan Henderson is coming off a big and exciting victory over Tim Boetsch this weekend. Even though it was a main-event bout, Henderson is still unranked in the division and the question remains what the next step is for the former PRIDE champion. Tim Kennedy took time out of his day to congratulate “Hendo” on...

Jun 8, 2015 2:00 am

“Cupcake” Tate Hits Instagram Heavy, Training and Tanning!

Miesha Tate has been a perennial contender for the UFC’s bantamweight championship, and she will get another shot at claiming top-contender’s spot during her bout with Jessica “Evil” Eye at “UFC on FOX”. If Tate can win impressively enough, she may be able to boost herself into another title match with Ronda Rousey. Tate took...

Jun 7, 2015 8:31 pm

Coach: Werdum Has No Chance, Velasquez Will Kill Him

Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will be unifying their UFC Heavyweight Championships at UFC 188 in Mexico City, Mexico next weekend. Even though he has shown incredible improvement in each of his octagon outings since returning in 2012, Javier Mendez still thinks Werdum has no chance at beating Cain Velasquez. “I’m very confident in this...

Jun 7, 2015 7:25 pm

‘Good or Bad, I’m Just Happy Fans Are Talking About Me’

Sam Alvey’s journey is far from over, but his path to the UFC wasn’t an easy one. Alvey has been fighting around the country for promotions like King of the Cage and Bellator since 2008 before finally making his way into the octagon. With three wins strung together in a row, Alvey will be “smilin”...

Jun 7, 2015 6:55 pm

Rothwell Explains Bizarre Post Fight Speech: I Have to Make Some Noise!

Ben Rothwell certainly made his presence known Saturday evening at UFC Fight Night 68 in New Orleans. For the few that weren’t impressed by his finish, they must have been caught off guard by his evil and bizarre post-fight speech. During the post fight press conference, Rothwell explained that he simply wanted to make some...

Jun 7, 2015 6:35 pm

McGregor: ‘The Pressure’s On Aldo, He’s Going to Break’

The situation of the combatants walking into the main-event of UFC 189 is a rare occurrence; Both Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo are riding a wave of momentum that only points to victory. McGregor is a rising star who backs up all of his trash talk and has put on spectacular performances inside the octagon....

Jun 7, 2015 2:59 pm

Gustafsson: Cormier Has ‘Tons’ of Weaknesses I Will Exploit

Less than a month after Daniel Cormier dominated Anthony “Rumble” Johnson at UFC 187, his first challenger to his title has been announced. Alexander Gustafsson will step into the octagon with DC to once again attempt to retrieve UFC gold. In a recent interview with MMAViking, Gustafsson was asked if he saw any holes in...

Jun 7, 2015 2:22 pm

Tito Ortiz Kicks It with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson!

It isn’t often that “The People’s Champion” gets to meet… “THE People’s Champion”. Tito Ortiz ran into fellow ass-kicker Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson at Spike’s Guy’s Choice Awards. If The Rock and Tito Ortiz were to throw down, who do you think would win? Great night at #GuysChoiceAwards the biggest and best man in the...

Jun 7, 2015 12:00 pm

Dan Henderson Celebrates Big Win with Style in New Orleans

Dan Henderson stepped into the octagon and absolutely wrecked the bookies’ sportsbooks with his first round knockout victory of Tim Boetsch. Henderson only needed 28 seconds to finish his opponent last night and celebrated the only way a main-eventer would in New Orleans! Check out these post-fight pics of Dan Henderson. Celebration time! All deserve...

Jun 7, 2015 11:33 am

Hendo: Drug testing is great, but I want TRT back!

MMA legend and current UFC fighter Dan Henderson showed the world that he’s still got, even at 44 years-old, when he knocked Tim Boetsch out this past weekend in under 30 seconds. Henderson, who was on TRT prior to it being banned, recently talked about the UFC’s new drug testing policy and partnership with the...

Jun 7, 2015 10:41 am

GRAPHIC! Tavares Breaks Down Loss and Shows off Nasty Cuts

Thiago Tavares fought through blood and sweat last night as he put in a losing effort against Brian Ortega. Ortega busted Tavares open and left a couple gashes above the featherweight’s right eye. Tavares eventually succumbed to strikes in the final minute of the fight, giving Ortega the technical knockout victory. Check out the cut...

Jun 7, 2015 9:12 am

Twitter Reacts to Hendo’s 1st Round KO Win Over Boetsch

Dan Henderson may be 44 years old, but he can still pack one hell of a punch! Hendo stepped into the octagon last night as the underdog against Tim Boetsch and was able to prove the bookies wrong after a 28 second knockout victory. Check out what UFC fighters had to say about Henderson’s 1st...

Jun 7, 2015 5:00 am

WE ROLLIN’! Burt Watson Doing What He Does Best at CFFC

Burt Watson is back doing what he does best! Watson used to be the babysitter of the stars and organized a lot of what happened behind the scenes at UFC. Now, he is babysitting the stars of tomorrow at Cage Fury Fighting Championships! Check out the clip of him below hyping up their champion for...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

Pitbull: ‘Kimbo/Shamrock? Title Fights Should Always Headline Events’

Bellator Featherweight Champion Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire will be defending his championship at Bellator 138, however he will only be co-headlining along with Daniel Weichel. Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock’s rivalry will be getting the top-bill on the card as executives believe it will be drawing more eyes to the product. “I see two signs here:...

Jun 6, 2015 11:08 pm

Brian Ebersole retires following his UFC FN 68 loss to Omari Akhmedov

Following his TKO loss to Omari Akhmedov at tonight’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans, mixed martial arts veteran Brian Ebersole announced his retirement from the sport. Ebersole competed in an incredible 70 bouts during his MMA career, earning 51 victories to his credit. Brian fought in many different weight classes, including lightweight...

Jun 6, 2015 9:27 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Henderson Does What He Does Best, KO’s Boetsch In 28 Seconds

The main event between UFC middleweights Dan Henderson and Tim Boetsch just went down. Fighters touched gloves. Boetch swung first, then it was all Henderson. The MMA legend began trading strikes with Boetch, then caught him. Boetsch wobbled but did not go down. It was a big right hand. Henderson immediately clinched with him and...

Jun 6, 2015 6:57 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Jordan lands big heel kick, finishes Lewis with punches

A heavyweight bout finished up tonight’s prelim fights, as Derrick Lewis (12-3 MMA) took on Shawn Jordan (17-6 MMA). “The Black Beast” came out swinging to start the fight, chasing Shawn Jordan across the octagon while throwing some huge right hands. Lewis pressured Jordan against the cage but Shawn was able to scramble free. Jordan...

Jun 6, 2015 6:30 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Akhmedov defeats Ebersole via TKO (knee injury)

Welterweights Omari Akhmedov (14-2 MMA) and Brian Ebersole (51-16-1 MMA) squared off in the fifth bout of the evening. Akhmedov quickly took the center of the cage and landed a big kick to the body of Ebersole. Akhmedov continued to utilize his kicks, battering the legs of his veteran welterweight opponent. Akhmedov fired off a...

Jun 6, 2015 6:13 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Wade out-wrestles Giagos, earns unanimous decision win

The fourth fight of the evening featured lightweights Christos Giagos (11-3 MMA) and Chris Wade (9-1 MMA). Chris Wade began the fight by throwing a leg kick. Giagos pressed forward and attempted a takedown, but Wade was able to scramble and remain on his feet. Wade landed a stiff jab and followed that up by...

Jun 6, 2015 5:42 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Proctor submits Edwards in final seconds of round three

The third fight of the evening featured a lightweight bout between Justin Edwards (8-4 MMA) and Joe Proctor (10-3 MMA). Proctor started off with some early leg kicks. Edwards moved forward with punches and pushed Proctor into the clinch. Proctor attempted some knees from the clinch, but Edwards pulled away and fired off some shots....