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Jun 25, 2015 8:49 am

Knee Damage Sidelines D.C. Until October

The UFC has not announced when Daniel Cormier will defend his title against Alexander Gustafsson, but now we know it will definitely not be before October. Reported on last nights UFC Tonight, Cormier will undergo stem cell injections to help repair ACL damage in one of his knees. The light-heavyweight champion decided against surgery and...

Jun 25, 2015 8:28 am

UFC Champ Jedrzejczyk To Undergo Surgery, Plans 2015 Return

UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk won in dominate fashion at UFC Fight Night: Berlin, when she destroyed Jessica Penne and got the TKO win in round 3, but she suffered an injury in the process. The champ broke her right thumb during the fight, probably from landing so many punches to Penne’s face, and will...

Jun 25, 2015 8:06 am

GSP UPDATE! Will The New Drug Policy Be Enough?

Former UFC champion Georges St. Pierre left the promotion and cited the lack of drug-testing as one of his reasons. So, with the new, extensive, anti-doping policy set to start next month will we see the once welterweight king return to action? Maybe. According to UFC Tonight analyst, sources close to St. Pierre say that...

Jun 25, 2015 7:21 am

Reebok Picks Up New UFC Star In Jedrzejczyk

The UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk has joined fellow UFC stars Ronda Rousey, Johny Hendricks, Paige VanZant and Conor McGregor as Reebok endorsed athletes. Of course, Reebok will be the official apparel sponsor for everyone inside the octagon soon because of the sponsorship deal it inked with the UFC, but they have also chosen to...


Jun 25, 2015 7:09 am

McGregor On Aldo: ‘He didn’t break a rib, he started his PERIOD!’

So apparently all the worrying and anticipation and hysteria was for nothing. The UFC released an official statement yesterday, saying that Aldo still plans on fighting and his injury isn’t as severe as first reported. The fight goes on. Of course, the MMA world had plenty to say about the news, mostly sighs of relief,...

Jun 25, 2015 6:57 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo Still Fighting On Twitter

The UFC released a statement on Jose Aldo’s injury and UFC 189 last night, basically saying that Aldo’s injury is not as bad as reported and still plans on fighting. If for some reason he can’t go, then they have contacted Chad Mendes to be prepared to step in if needed. So, looks like Aldo...

Jun 25, 2015 6:42 am

“Mighty Mouse” Gets New Challenge In The Form Of A Rematch

It looks like UFC flyweight John Dodson will get what he’s been asking for. Announced on this weeks episode of UFC Tonight, Dodson will get the next title shot against flyweight king Demetrious Johnson. There has been no venue or date set for the title fight yet. This will be a rematch from their fight...

Jun 25, 2015 6:29 am

JUCAO RETURNS! Set To Fight Mousasi In Japan

It looks like Gegard Mousasi will get to fight in Japan like he wanted, only not against Vitor Belfort. Instead, the UFC have booked Mousasi vs. Roan ‘Jucao’ Carneiro for the Sept. 27 event, confirmed by MMAWeekly.  The fight will take place at Japan’s Saitama Super Arena and will be headlined by a heavyweight scrap...

Jun 25, 2015 6:27 am

Medical Suspensions Report: Several Fighters Get Iced In Germany

The UFC have released the official medical suspension list for UFC Fight Night: Berlin. The event took place this past Saturday, exclusively on Fight Pass, and featured a main event between strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and challenger Jessica Penne. To say the fight was one-sided is an understatement. Jedrzejczyk battered Penne on the feet and...

Jun 24, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ultimate Fighter: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 10 Recap

It’s do or die tonight for American Top Team. Blackzilians have won all but two of the fights in this season of “The Ultimate Fighter” and in order for ATT to have any chance of winning the competition, they have to win tonight. Blackzilians owner Glenn Robinson treated his fighters to a trip to the...

Jun 24, 2015 7:00 pm

BREAKING! UFC Releases Official Statement On UFC 189, Aldo’s In

  The UFC just released their official statement on UFC 189 and the injury news surrounding featherweight champion, Jose Aldo. Check out the full statement below: In light of recent reports regarding the status of UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, UFC has received official medical confirmation from several doctors that Aldo did not suffer a...

Jun 24, 2015 2:43 pm

UFC Production Offices Catch Fire, Dana White Questions The Universe

Things aren’t going so great for the UFC right now. On Tuesday news came out that Jose Aldo might be out of his fight with Conor McGregor at UFC 189 next month and now, well, now they are on fire. According to UFC president Dana White, the promotions production building caught fire on Wednesday. Check...

Jun 24, 2015 2:33 pm

Why The UFC Should Book Nate Diaz Vs. Conor McGregor

  Right now the MMA world is in a state of anticipation. We know that UFC champion Jose Aldo was hurt on Tuesday and that his chances of fighting at UFC 189 in two weeks are slim. There has been no official statement from the UFC on Aldo or on any changes to the night’s main...

Jun 24, 2015 12:58 pm

Patrick Cote vs. Josh Burkman added to UFC Fight Night 74

August’s UFC Fight Night 74 fight card continues to take shape, as officials recently announced that veteran welterweights Patrick Cote and Josh Burkman will square off at the event. Patrick “The Predator” Cote (21-9 MMA) was most recently seen in action at April’s UFC 186 event, where he scored a unanimous decision win over Joe...

Jun 24, 2015 12:38 pm

Erick Silva vs. Rick Story set for UFC Fight Night 74 in Saskatoon

A welterweight bout between Erick Silva and Rick Story will serve as the co-main event for the UFC’s debut in Saskatoon this August. UFC officials announced the news earlier today via a press release. Rick “The Horror” Story (18-8 MMA) was most recently seen in action at October’s UFC Fight Night event in Sweden, where...

Jun 24, 2015 12:29 pm

Paige VanZant Will Battle Alex Chambers In September

Looks like all you ‘FanZants’ have something to celebrate. UFC strawweight and Team Alpha Male fighter, Paige VanZant has booked her next opponent. The popular UFC star will face off against TUF alum Alex Chambers at UFC 191, which takes place Sept. 5 in Las Vegas, NV. VanZant is currently 2-0 in the UFC and...

Jun 24, 2015 11:57 am

Ronda Rousey & Donald Cerrone Nominated For 2015 ESPY Awards

  Heads up MMA fans, two UFC fighters have been nominated for awards at this years ESPY Awards. Both Ronda Rousey and Donal Cerrone have been nominated for the ‘Best Fighter’ award. Rousey, just like last year has also been nominated for the ‘Best Female Athlete’. Last year Rousey walked away with ‘Best Female Athlete’,...

Jun 24, 2015 11:47 am

Mayweather Says Final Fight Down To These Two Opponents

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has decided that his next fight will be between one of these two opponents. Floyd said he'll fight Berto or Mayfield next. I asked if he was kidding. He seemed to be serious. Said Pacquiao fought Algieri so why not? — Dan Rafael (@danrafaelespn) June 21, 2015 Yeah, we were scratching our...

Jun 24, 2015 11:34 am

Chuck Liddell Wins $2 Million

  Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Chuck ‘The Iceman’ Liddell just got a big payday. Liddell, who is currently the UFC’s Vice President of Business Development, just won $1,982,727. Liddell sued Cuesta Title Company after he was essentially robbed of his investment money by Vista del Hombre developer Kelly Gearhart. Here’s a rundown from Fresno Bee:...

Jun 24, 2015 11:19 am

UFC Promising “Historic” Announcement At Month’s End

Fight fans, the UFC is going to announce something historic at the end of the month. There is no other information except for what they sent out in a mysterious tweet recently. Check it out: History in the making…LIVE on http://t.co/6BMGM9izueJune 30, 2015 | 10am ET pic.twitter.com/0dXgaNMYce — UFC (@ufc) June 24, 2015 So let...

Jun 24, 2015 11:13 am

Head Of UFC Europe Leaves Promotion

It was a sudden departure for UFC’s senior vice president and general manager of Europe, Middle East and Africa, David Allen. Allen was given the position just 6 months ago and was just seen running things at UFC Fight Night: Berlin this past weekend. MMAFighting confirmed that Allen has left the position due to ‘personal...

Jun 24, 2015 10:41 am

Hendo Explains Difference Between His TRT and Vitor Belforts

  “Physically he looked quite a bit different. His stamina went away pretty quick as well. I’m sure he works hard. So do I. But I don’t know, my body hasn’t changed in 10 years. So I’m not exactly sure what was making his body change like that, but it wasn’t the same thing I...

Jun 24, 2015 10:29 am

Breakdown: Jose Aldo’s History Of Missed Title Fights

  We are still waiting for official word as to whether UFC champion Jose Aldo is out of his scheduled bout with Conor McGregor. On Tuesday, news came out saying Aldo fractured a rib and might not be able to fight. We know that he did get injured, from an interview his coach did with...

Jun 24, 2015 10:01 am

Highschool Wrestling Coach Hog Ties Burglar FTW

Let me set the scene for you. It’s late, on a Friday night. You’re in your house, minding your own business, sitting in your basement. Suddenly, you hear a sound coming from upstairs. A sound that forces you to investigate. You walk up your stairs and take a look around. Right there, sticking halfway out...

Jun 24, 2015 9:11 am

Rory MacDonald: ‘Dangerous Condit More Deserving Of Title Shot Than Hendricks’

“I think Carlos is a more dangerous fighter, personally. Not that Johny’s not (dangerous); he’s great, he’s a top contender, and he was a champion for a reason.” “Because I think Carlos is one of the best in the division and the most dangerous fighter with a five-round fight. He’s a very dangerous fighter.” UFC...

Jun 24, 2015 8:49 am

Joseph Benavidez: ‘Team Alpha Male Never Pulls Out Of Fights’

MMA is a sport that pits two individuals against each other where only one man can walk out victorious. It’s unlike any team sport because if a combatant suffers a serious injury, the match is scrapped entirely. It doesn’t matter if it’s Jose Aldo, Khabib Nurmagomedov, or Anthony Pettis; Fans are learning not to get...

Jun 24, 2015 8:46 am

FACT! McGregor Predicted Aldo Pullout In 2014

The Mystic Mac strikes again. UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has been known to predict the outcome of his fights and it seems as though he also predicted that Jose Aldo would pull out of their scheduled bout at UFC 189. News surfaced on Tuesday that Jose Aldo had suffered an injury to one of his...

Jun 24, 2015 8:18 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo’s Injury On Twitter

There hasn’t been a lot of official information about Jose Aldo’s injury, or if he will be able to fight at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor, but we do have plenty of comments from fellow UFC fighters. Check it out: If Jose is out I'm willing to step in and beat @TheNotoriousMMA again!! @ufc @danawhite...