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Feb 1, 2016 6:46 pm

Ryan Bader releases statement after KO loss to Anthony Johnson

It was a tough pill to swallow for Ryan Bader. After campaigning hard for a shot at the UFC light heavyweight title on a five-fight win streak, Bader was put to the test before getting a title fight and met the hard-hitting Anthony Johnson in the main event of UFC on FOX 18 on Saturday...

Feb 1, 2016 12:08 pm

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone wants to show Sage Northcutt ‘how to live’

There have been those who have criticized Sage Northcutt after his first professional loss and there have been those who have been supportive of the young UFC star. Fan favorite Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone has been one to give Northcutt support after his loss and is willing to go a step further and show the young...

Jan 29, 2016 10:39 am

Is Khabib vs. Ferguson a lightweight title eliminator?

While the UFC has yet to officially announce that Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson will go down at UFC on FOX 19 on April 16th, ‘The Eagle’ posted a photo and a video on Instagram. The photo showed the contract which states that Nurmagomedov will fight Ferguson on April 16th 2016. In the caption of...

Jan 29, 2016 8:30 am

Velasquez to undergo back surgery

Recently Cain Velasquez withdrew from his UFC 196 bout with Fabricio Werdum with a back injury. Velasquez’ withdrawal ultimately led to the UFC booking Stipe Miocic as a fill-in opponent for Werdum, who then withdrew from the bout with a back injury. After a brief scramble that saw Nate Diaz offer to fight Anthony Pettis...


Jan 28, 2016 12:17 pm

On This Day: Chael Sonnen delivers one of the greatest post-fight speeches ever

On this day 4 years ago Chael Sonnen fought Michael Bisping in Chicago Illinois in the co-main event of ‘UFC on FOX: Evans vs. Davis’. With the win over Bisping, Sonnen earned himself a rematch with Anderson Silva after nearly ending the reign of ‘The Spider’ at UFC 117 in 2010. Following the win over...

Jan 28, 2016 12:02 pm

WATCH! Josh Barnett puts on elaborate show at open workouts

Guy came out of nowhere during #UFCNewJersey Open Workouts! @JoshLBarnett took care of that! A video posted by ufc (@ufc) on Jan 28, 2016 at 10:33am PST Ahead of his UFC on FOX 18 scrap against Ben Rothwell this Saturday in New Jersey, Josh Barnett hit the UFC Gym for open workouts. Several fighters on...

Jan 28, 2016 9:17 am

Ryan Bader’s coach calls out Anthony Johnson for being mentally weak

Ahead of Ryan Bader’s high-stakes UFC on FOX 18 scrap Saturday night against Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson, his coach believes he has found a major hole in Anthony Johnson’s game. With the winner of this Saturday’s scrap likely getting a title shot at the winner of Jones vs. Cormier II, Bader’s coach Aaron Simpson spoke to...

Jan 27, 2016 9:21 pm

Anthony Johnson discusses high-stakes fight with Ryan Bader

Saturday’s ‘UFC on FOX 18’ scrap between Anthony Johnson and Ryan Bader very well may decide who gets to fight the winner of Jones vs. Cormier II later this year. Johnson is coming off a 2nd round KO win over Jimi Manuwa that put him back in the win column after losing to Daniel Cormier...

Jan 27, 2016 11:16 am

WATCH! Will the move up in weight affect Conor McGregor’s speed?

Check out UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor training for his upcoming fight with lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. McGregor has the chance to become the first fighter in UFC history to simultaneously hold two division’s championship titles on March 5 at UFC 197. “The Notorious” doesn’t look to be getting any slower with his move...

Jan 27, 2016 1:35 am

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone gives Reebok a slap across the face

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone was not happy about his fine that cost him “a LOT” of money after his fight with Rafael dos Anjos on UFC on FOX 17. Cerrone who wore a patriotic patch in honor of his terminally ill grandmother, was fined from Reebok for violating their uniform code. “Cowboy” later issued Reebok a...

Jan 24, 2016 9:19 am

RARE VIDEO: Conor McGregor’s Fastest Ever Knockout Conor McGregor 4 Second KO

If you thought the quick dismantling of former kingpin Jose Aldo in 13 seconds was a quick KO, check this 4 second KO that looks awfully familiar.   Conor McGregor ends this poor guys night with the same counter left from a charging opponent. Lightweight champ Raphael dos Anjos may need a different plan if...

Jan 23, 2016 10:01 am

Josh Barnett Video: Scarf Hold Chest Choke | Rothwell vs Barnett

“The Warmaster”  #8 Josh Barnett is back in octagon action at UFC Fight Night New Jersey against #7 Ben Rothwell. Barnett was last seen headlining a FOX card against “Big Country” Roy Nelson which ended in a unanimous decision for Barnett.  His fight before that was almost two years prior and ended in a KO...

Jan 22, 2016 10:48 am

Sage Northcutt gets new opponent at welterweight, Holbrook out

With just his third fight in the UFC, lightweight star Sage Northcutt will be going up a weight class to welterweight. Northcutt’s original lightweight opponent Andrew Holbrook has been forced out of competition. Bryan Barbarena has stepped in to fight Northcutt on short notice as the scheduled event in Newark, New Jersey nears on Jan....

Jan 22, 2016 8:48 am

Edgar wants to take both titles from McGregor back-to-back

While Conor McGregor is the UFC featherweight champion right now, he will have the opportunity to join BJ Penn and Randy Couture as the only men to hold belts in two weight divisions at UFC 197 when he faces Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship. So far there has bene no word yet...

Jan 22, 2016 8:21 am

Fight Night Newark Free Fight: Anthony Johnson KO’s Yoshiyuki Yoshida

Ahead of Anthony Johnson’s pivotal light heavyweight scrap with Ryan Bader next Saturday at UFC on FOX 18 in Newark New Jersey, take a look at Johnson winning just his 5th UFC fight back in 2009. The fight took place at catchweight because Johnson missed weight, marking the second time he missed weight while he...

Jan 21, 2016 10:57 pm

Tony Ferguson vs. Michael Johnson set for pivotal lightweight clash

UFC 197 has picked up another highly anticipated lightweight matchup in addition to the lightweight main event showdown between Rafael dos Anjos vs. Conor McGregor. The UFC announced Thursday evening that Tony Ferguson and Michael Johnson would square off at the event in what will likely be a pivotal lightweight showdown. Ferguson sits at #5...

Jan 20, 2016 10:37 am

Kenny Florian surprisingly has this to say about Dominick Cruz’s post-fight insult

“Kenny Florian, stop copying and pasting man.” Those were the words from Dominick Cruz in his post-fight interview in the Octagon after taking the UFC bantamweight belt from T.J. Dillashaw. The verbal jab from Cruz was regarding Kenny Florian’s recent case of plagiarism on a fight breakdown he did on the FOX Sports website, which...

Jan 19, 2016 8:05 am

Cruz responds to potential Mighty Mouse superfight

Following his ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ win over TJ Dillashaw, a lot of doors opened for newly crowned bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz. Cruz could have a rematch with former champion TJ Dillashaw, accept Urijah Faber’s callout, or even accept a superfight with flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson, whose coach called Cruz out on Facebook. Cruz responded...

Jan 18, 2016 2:13 pm

Dominick Cruz explains why he roasted Kenny Florian in Octagon interview

Dominick Cruz didn’t let the punches stop after his five-round fight with T.J. Dillashaw on Sunday. Cruz reclaimed the UFC bantamweight champion title with a split decision win over Dillashaw and threw a stiff jab at fellow UFC analyst Kenny Florian in his interview in the Octagon after being awarded the victory. “Kenny Florian, stop...

Jan 18, 2016 12:26 pm

NEW – Training Video: Conor McGregor preparing for Rafael dos Anjos

Featherweight champion of the world Conor McGregor working with ‘pads and pressure’ in this training video.    UFC 197 will be held at Las Vegas NV March 5th in the MGM Grand Arena. Rafael dos Anjos had a dominating performance against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone,  ending the bout in 66 seconds via TKO last month on...

Jan 15, 2016 6:12 pm

Faber sending TAM teammate to coach Dillashaw against Cruz

While Urijah Faber and TJ Dillashaw certainly aren’t on the best of terms following Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male, it’s extremely surprising that Faber is sending someone from Team Alpha Male to assist Dillashaw’s cornermen. Justin Buchholz will be in Dillashaw’s corner along with Duane Ludwig and several coaches from the Elevation Fight Team....

Jan 14, 2016 11:28 am

Rafael dos Anjos discloses the amount of his ‘significant’ fine from Reebok

More news surrounding Reebok’s partnership with the UFC is buzzing after the UFC on FOX 17 event. Fighters who were fined from Reebok from the event include Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, Nate Diaz and lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. “Cowboy” has challenged Reebok to donate his large fine to a military charity, while Diaz has tweeted...

Jan 13, 2016 8:55 pm

Nik Lentz responds to BJ Penn’s callout

It was revealed via social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn will be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico. The move was in anticipation of a potential fight with fellow UFC featherweight Nik Lentz, however in an open letter to MMAFighting, Lentz has laid out his terms and conditions for a...

Jan 13, 2016 8:37 am

Jon Jones: Brother – NFL New England Patriots star {overdosed}

Brother of UFC star Jon “Bones” Jones was taken into Norwood hospital Sunday morning for a medical emergency. It wan’t until today have more sources come forward indicating that the emergency turned out to be an apparent drug overdose. The Boston Herald received a copy of the dispatch records: Jones arrived at the police station...

Jan 12, 2016 8:20 am

Stipe Miocic makes case for title shot, shuts down Overeem’s case

At UFC 195 earlier this month, Stipe Miocic fought Andrei Arlovski in a fight that many believed was a heavyweight #1 contender fight. Miocic went out and KO’d Arlovski in under a minute, and then proceeded to scream at UFC President Dana White to give him a title shot. In addition, Miocic continued to make...