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Jul 2, 2015 4:44 am

Anthony Johnson Is Ready To ‘Rumble’, Can’t Find Opponent

UFC light-heavyweight Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson is ready to step back into the octagon. Reported on last night’s UFC Tonight, Johnson would like to come back and fight as early as August. Johnson is coming off of that third round submission loss to Daniel Cormier for the UFC title. Unfortunately it looks like the issue with...

Jul 2, 2015 4:27 am

Rashad Evans, Ryan Bader Eyeing UFC 192 Slot

  UFC 192 takes place Oct. 3 at Toyota Center in Houston and two of the top UFC light-heavyweights want a spot on the card. Reported on UFC Tonight, Both Rashad Evans and Ryan Bader would like to fight each other on the Texas card, which is a PPV event. The UFC have not announced...

Jul 2, 2015 3:34 am

No Retirement, Lyoto Machida Planning UFC Return

Lyoto ‘The Dragon’ Machida hasn’t had the greatest outings in his past two fights. He got dominated by Luke Rockhold and just this past Saturday suffered a devastating KO loss to Yoel Romero. It looks like those elbows from Romero did a number on Machida’s face. Reported on UFC Tonight, Machida had to undergo surgery...

Jul 2, 2015 2:56 am

Rampage Jackson Requests Rematch With “Shogun’ Rua

Could we see a rematch between UFC fighters Quinton Rampage Jackson and Shogun Rua? If Rampage has his way we might. The two fought before, back in PRIDE FC. In that scrap Shogun came out on top, but Rampage says he should have never even entered the ring for that fight because of an injury....


Jul 2, 2015 12:45 am

Did Chael Sonnen Just Post Chad Mendes’ Phone Number On-Line?

Warning: don’t piss off former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen. The OG himself took to his Facebook page and posted upcoming title challenger Chad Mendes’ phone number and told his followers to call him up. Apparently Mendes annoyed Sonnen by ‘avoiding’ him. What do you guys think, funny or out of line? Kings Of Volume —...

Jul 2, 2015 12:37 am

Gunnar Nelson’s Baby Dines On Sheep Head––YUM

UFC fighter Gunnar Nelson is currently training for his upcoming fight in the octagon, out if Vegas with Conor McGregor. The Irishmen’s baby is spending some time with the grandparents. Nelson’s father and manager Halli Nelson posted this pic of baby Nelson chomping down on some good ol’ sheep head. https://instagram.com/p/4mnXKyyNqY/?taken-by=hallinelson Kings Of Volume —...

Jul 2, 2015 12:01 am

Miesha Tate Posts Booty Pic On Instagram — You’re Welcome (NSFW)

UFC bantamweight fighter Miesha ‘Cupcake’ Tate is preparing for her fight with Jessica ‘Evil’ Eye, a fight that could determine the next title challenger. The ever consistent social media user, Tate posted a #TBT picture on Instagram and we just wanted to share it with you. You’re welcome. Blue, pink, blue, pink. Is it so...

Jul 1, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ultimate Fighter: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 11 Recap

Things have finally started to get interesting. Despite only possessing two victories throughout the season, American Top Team has the opportunity to win, granted they win the next two fights. Last week, Nathan Coy put ATT back on the board when he pulled off a unanimous decision win against Valdir Arauju. While it seemed as...

Jul 1, 2015 6:48 pm

Proof? Jose Aldo’s Rib Scans Released

Jose Aldo has released a statement regarding UFC 189 and his injury. Along with his statement, Aldo provided actual pictures of his injured ribs, via scans. Aldo pulled out of UFC 189 yesterday and the UFC will go forward with Conor McGregor vs. Chad Mendes for the interim featherweight title. Check out the photos below...

Jul 1, 2015 6:24 pm

Jose Aldo Releases Statement Bashing McGregor And The Interim Title

Jose Aldo, UFC featherweight champion has released a full statement regarding pulling out of UFC 189. He talks about his injury, his desire to fight, the UFC’s choice to do an interim title and of course Conor McGregor. Check out the full statement, released by Aldo, below: For three months, I trained three times a...

Jul 1, 2015 3:03 pm

McGregor: ‘Aldo Quit, He Should Be Stripped Of The Title’

UFC featherweight Conor McGregor thinks that champion Jose Aldo, who is no longer fighting at UFC 189, should be stripped of his title for ‘quitting.’ The Irishmen spoke during today’s UFC 189 media conference call and said that in his opinion Aldo is finished and should have his belt taken away. Check it out! “I...

Jul 1, 2015 12:59 pm

Rockhold: ‘Weidman is trolling, our fight is on’

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold wants everyone to calm down. Yesterday, champion Chris Weidman surprised many when he said that his fight with Rockhold might not be happening. Rockhold took to Twitter to assure everyone that the champ was just trying to ‘troll’ everyone and said that the title fight is still set to go, although...

Jul 1, 2015 12:54 pm

Leben: “I don’t have anything to prove anymore”

  Former UFC middleweight and TUF 1 cast member Chris ‘The Crippler’ Leben recently caught up with BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage and talked about his retirement. So, will the fan favorite ever step back into the cage? Probably not. “Everybody’s always asking me, ‘Chris, you should fight again now that you’re not on all these...

Jul 1, 2015 12:28 pm

“HE’LL BE CRYING FOR HIS MAMA”

UFC featherweight Chad Mendes was informed yesterday that he will be stepping in for Jose Aldo and fighting Conor McGregor at UFC 189, for the interim title. Mendes talked to FOX Sports about fighting the Irishmen in two weeks. “I’ve got two weeks to get as sharp as I can. I live a healthy lifestyle...

Jul 1, 2015 12:18 pm

Conor McGregor Sent Jose Aldo This Get Well Message

Jose Aldo is out, Chad Mendes is in. The news was announced yesterday on ESPN’s Sportscenter. Conor was present, with Dana White, during the announcement and had plenty to say while being asked questions about the situation. But still, he couldn’t resist sending a message via Twitter later in the day. It’s clearly meant for...

Jul 1, 2015 12:17 pm

Dana’s Dissapointed — ‘We Spent A Lot Of Money On Aldo vs. McGregor’

UFC president Dana White probably isn’t feeling so great right now. He announced last night that champion Jose Aldo has pulled out of his scheduled fight with Conor McGregor at UFC 189 and that Chad Mendes would be stepping in to fight McGregor for the interim title. McGregor and Mendes is still an awesome fight,...

Jul 1, 2015 10:59 am

UFC Fighters Heavily Favor Mendes Over McGregor In Twitter Reactions

Team Alpha Male’s Chad ‘Money’ Mendes will be fighting for the interim UFC featherweight title at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor. It seems like maybe McGregor’s constant talking has made him a few enemies, as the number of supporters for Mendes far outweighed those for the ‘Mystic Mac’. Check it out! When @chadmendes wins will Dana even...

Jul 1, 2015 10:28 am

UFC 189 Odds — McGregor Still Betting Favorite, Mendes In As Underdog

The name on the other side of the poster is different, but the odds are still in Conor McGregor’s favor. After Jose Aldo was reported to have a rib injury, the betting lines shifted and made McGregor the favorite. Now, Aldo is officially out, and McGregor will battle #1 contender Chad Mendes. Still, the odds...

Jul 1, 2015 10:14 am

Make It Five! — Jose Aldo’s Most “Notorious” Title Fight Cancellations

Jose Aldo has officially pulled out of UFC 189. The news came from Dana White himself, who appeared on ESPN with Conor McGregor and said that the featherweight champion has pulled out of the title fight because of his rib injury. This makes it five times that the featherweight king has pulled out of a...

Jul 1, 2015 9:50 am

Ronda on Bethe: ‘I never wanted to beat someone so badly’

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was in attendance for the UFC/Reebok press conference in New York and talked to the media about her upcoming title defense against Bethe Correia. Rousey told MMAFighting that she didn’t buy Correia’s apology for the comments she made about suicide. “I don’t buy it at all. There’s no way that...

Jul 1, 2015 9:29 am

Ratings Report: ‘Machida vs. Romero’ Edition

  The numbers are in and ‘UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Romero’ brought in a 909,000 viewers for the main card. The strange and interesting aspect of the numbers? The 9:30 PM to 10:00 PM prelim broadcast brought in 950,000 viewers. Yes, the prelim garnered more viewers than the main event between Lyoto Machida and...

Jul 1, 2015 9:28 am

UFC Returns To Dublin, October 24

The UFC have announced that they will be heading back to Ireland in 2015. To be more specific, they will be bringing a UFC Fight Night event to Dublin, to be held in the 3Arena (formerly the O2). The promotion has announced October 24 as the date, but has yet to release any fights for...

Jul 1, 2015 9:11 am

Chad Mendes Talks McGregor Fight: ‘Conor, You’re Fu*ked’

Yesterday it was announced that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo pulled out of UFC 189 and Team Alpha Male’s Chad Mendes will be stepping in to fight Conor McGregor for the interim title. McGregor was present for the announcement, with UFC president Dana White, and talked on ESPN’s Sportscenter about his new opponent, saying he...

Jul 1, 2015 9:10 am

Coach: ‘Chad Mendes Ready, Been Training For McGregor For 3 Weeks’

Team Alpha Male’s Chad ‘Money’ Mendes will fight Conor McGregor at UFC 189 for the interim featherweight title. This coming after Jose Aldo pulled out due to his rib injury. Mendes has been on standby for about a week, ready to fill in at anytime before UFC 189 in the event that Aldo couldn’t go....

Jul 1, 2015 9:08 am

Fertitta On Picking Mendes Over Edgar: ‘It Was A Coin Toss’

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta says it wasn’t easy to choose between Chad Mendes and Frankie Edgar, for who would fight Conor McGregor at UFC 189, but ultimately they had to make a choice. Fertitta talked to MMAFighting about the situation and said ranking had a lot to do with it. “At the end of the...

Jul 1, 2015 8:52 am

Koscheck Blasts UFC and Reebok, Calls For Fighter’s Union

Former UFC welterweight Josh Koscheck is now a fighter for Bellator MMA and has no problem telling people how he really feels about the UFC and the new Reebok deal. Koscheck took to his Instagram yesterday, after the UFC released the new Reebok uniforms, and blasted the promotion for using his name and for how...

Jul 1, 2015 8:29 am

Bellator’s Koscheck: ‘I’m happy to get the UFC cuffs off’

  Former UFC fighter Josh Koscheck is now with Bellator MMA, and boy is he ready to let loose on his former employer. The welterweight talked to MMAJunkie about joining Bellator MMA and said it was like taking his handcuffs off. Here’s what he had to say: “Finally, I get to take off my handcuffs...

Jul 1, 2015 8:00 am

Sonnen: ‘I’m McGregor’s Hero, And I Did Not Dissapoint’

Chael Sonnen, former UFC fighter and current MMA analyst, was happy to meet one of his biggest fans recently and feels like he didn’t disappoint. The fan? Conor McGregor. Well that’s how Sonnen put it, when he sent out this Tweet of the two of them with UFC announcer Bruce Buffer. The caption reads, “They...