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Jun 18, 2015 8:27 am

EL NINO! Gilbert Melendez Steps In To Face Iaquinta On July 15

Big news fight fans, just announced on FOX Sports Live, UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez will step in and fight Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Duffee on July 15 in San Diego, CA. This comes after news earlier today that said Bobby Green was forced to pull out because of injury. Looks like...

Jun 18, 2015 6:32 am

Rory MacDonald Has Been Tested Twice Ahead Of Title Fight

“I’ve been tested twice. Yesterday in the afternoon, and then not last Saturday, but the Saturday before that. (I gave) blood and urine.” “I think it’s a good thing; cheaters need to be punished for what they’re doing. The system that they’re using, it was just so lenient that the guys would cheat anyway and...

Jun 18, 2015 2:25 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: I Can Strike. Penne, Not So Much

“I don’t like trash talk, I hate it. But I’m training so hard, it’s my life, it’s part of me. So it’s natural, I’m not fake and I don’t have two faces. It’s me, Joanna, and they cannot copy me. I am original, that’s why I’m here.” “She didn’t have a good striker as an...

Jun 17, 2015 5:30 pm

“Hey Dana! When I beat Cyborg Can I Have…”

Hey, it’s worth a shot. Invicta FC’s Faith Van Duin will fight Cris Cyborg in July for the featherweight title. It’s obviously a tough task, and Duin thinks that if she can accomplish it then she should get a little special something from UFC president Dana White. Check out her request below: How about some...

Jun 17, 2015 5:13 pm

CONGRATS! Patrick Cote Earns BJJ Blackbelt

UFC vet Patrick Cote just accomplished a major feat. According to Brazilian Top Team’s Twitter account, ‘The Predator’ just earned his black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Cote last fought in April when he defeated Joe Riggs via unanimous decision. Congratulations Cote! Patrick Cote is the Brazilian Top Team's newest Black Belt http://t.co/E9jn5O4hG2 pic.twitter.com/2LgnfFDNaN — Brazilian...

Jun 17, 2015 4:58 pm

Because She Asked…

Well, since she asked so kindly. UFC strawweight Angela Magana took to Twitter and posted this photo of her leg with a bruise. Yeah, random we know. She asked journalist to cover the picture, so since we’re here for the fighters, we are. Just go with it: Check out my bruise journalists… #yourmajesty pic.twitter.com/cpvkYZgEl7 — Angela...

Jun 17, 2015 4:28 pm

Weidman: Rockhold Can’t Beat Me Anywhere

UFC champion Chris Weidman talks Luke Rockhold matchup, says he’s got nothing for him. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 17, 2015 3:29 pm

Marquardt Explains Terrible Performance: ‘It was the altitude’

“Just wanted to update everyone on how I’m doing. The day of the fight, I was dealing with some issues. I got some sickness and was dehydrated and cramping in my muscles. Before the fight I threw up and had abdominal cramping. Also I had an issue with my blood pressure probably due to the...

Jun 17, 2015 3:14 pm

GIRL FIGHT! Penne-Jedrzejczyk Want To Punch Eachother Really Bad — WATCH!

The first face to face staredown went down between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Jessica Penne and man it was intense. Check out the video below to see the fighters square off, and watch them this weekend on UFC Fight Pass: First face to face is ready!! #arrachion#olsztyn#derlacz#bonkowski#joanna#jedrzejczyk#female#ufc#fighter#champion#strawweight#vs#jessica#penne#ufc#berlin#berkut#fc#pitbullsports#pitbullcity @joannajedrzejczyk @ufc @berkut_cfc @tiago_okamura @pitbullcity.pl @pitbullsports A video posted...

Jun 17, 2015 1:32 pm

JCVD Wants To Fix The Mistakes In Conor McGregor’s Striking

Conor McGregor is on the verge of competing in the biggest fight of his career, against Jose Aldo at UFC 189 for the UFC featherweight title, but this action movie star says he can help the Irishmen take his game to the next level. Yes, Jean-Claude Van Damme thinks he can work with McGregor and...

Jun 17, 2015 12:48 pm

Championship Swagger — ‘Hey Penne! You will feel the POLISH POWER’

UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will defend her title this weekend in Berlin, against Jessica Penne. The build up for the fight hasn’t been the heaviest, but there has been some nice nice pieces of trash talk between the two women. Here’s the latest from the champ to the challenger, via The MMA Hour: “I’ve...

Jun 17, 2015 11:27 am

‘Jacare’ Souza: ‘Give Me Belfort, I Will Fight Him’

  “I don’t think (Rockhold) fought tougher fighters, I don’t know why people say that. He fought Tim Boetsch, who has more holes in his game than Swiss cheese. He fought Costa Phillipou, who can’t stop a takedown — but his merits for beating him standing. I fought Okami, who is tougher than them. I...

Jun 17, 2015 11:08 am

Jessica Penne Would Have Taken Rematch With ‘Karate Hottie’ Over Title Shot

“I saw her try to flirt and bat her eyes at [UFC president] Dana [White] and [CEO] Lorenzo [Fertitta]. I asked Shelby, because he was there. I said, ‘Shelby, is she gonna come over?’ He said, ‘We don’t have anything yet.’ I said, ‘As soon as that happens, I want her.'” “I’ve been asking for...

Jun 17, 2015 8:51 am

Melvin Guillard Planning On 10 Year Run With Bellator, Retiring Filthy Rich

“I want to get myself set for retirement and when I’m done with fighting; I feel like I still have at least another 10 years of fighting. People say that’s too long, but I want to fight until my body can’t fight anymore. When it’s over and it’s done and I retire, there’s no going...

Jun 17, 2015 8:29 am

Stefan Struve ‘Putting The Last Couple Of Years Behind Him’

“He’s an amazing fighter, but I really want to show that I’m back and that I left a couple of rough years behind me. I want to show that I’m the better fighter wherever the fight goes. I want to take care of business and make it as fast as possible. I want to knock...

Jun 17, 2015 7:50 am

Diego Brandao’s Promise? Finish All His Fights In The First

“Sean Shelby told me I will fight soon. He told me to keep my weight down because I will fight soon. I haven’t stopped training since my fight with Jimy Hettes. I want to enter the top 10 of the division. That’s my first goal now.” “I almost fought in Manila, at the Edgar vs....

Jun 17, 2015 7:23 am

Matt Brown: ‘Werdum Is Not The GOAT’

“He just now got the belt, he just now unified the belt. It’s kind of like saying Weidman is the greatest because he beat one of the greatest. You’ve got to make your own way. The whole ‘greatest of all time’ is not a linear thing. You don’t take that from someone just because you...

Jun 17, 2015 7:10 am

Why Anthony Pettis Used MMA To Get Away From Street Violence

“Right now, Milwaukee’s murder rate is like up 180 percent. It’s one of our worst spring/summers and it hasn’t even started yet. Me growing up, I lost my dad at a young age. He was killed across the street from my house. Growing up with something like that happening to you, I had both options....

Jun 17, 2015 6:59 am

Bobby Green Is No Longer Fighting Al Iaquinta

Bobby Green and Al Iaquinta is no more. Green has been forced to pull out of the fight due to injury. The UFC has not yet announced any replacement for Green. The two fighters seemed to be building up their fight well, throwing trash talk at each other and calling out each others fighting styles...

Jun 17, 2015 6:38 am

WATCH! Chris Weidman’s Son Prays For Vitor Belfort

My son CJ wanted to pray for Vitor Belfort tonight before heading to bed with my wife. Such a good boy! A video posted by Chris Weidman (@chrisweidmanufc) on Jun 16, 2015 at 6:40pm PDT Here’s audio of UFC champion Chris Weidman’s son praying for Vitor Belfort. Weidman fought and beat Belfort, successfully defending his...

Jun 16, 2015 5:16 pm

Joe Rogan Breaks Down Jedrzejczyk vs. Penne––WATCH

UFC commentator Joe Rogan previews the main event showdown between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Jessica Penne set to headline the first-ever title fight on UFC FIGHT PASS. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 16, 2015 4:56 pm

Alistair Overeem: ‘Werdum Has Weaknesses, I Can Expose Them’

“First of all, big kudos to Werdum. He’s made great development as a MMA fighter. He’s always been tricky, he’s always been persistent with his black belt and jiu-jitsu skills. But now, he truly is a stand-up warrior and he is an all-around MMA master. He’s shown great stuff and the heavyweight division is entirely...

Jun 16, 2015 2:33 pm

Jose Aldo: ‘I Hope There’s A Brawl Before The Fight’

“We talked about a possible fine during the tour, but it is too expensive, and I couldn’t afford getting fined. That was an issue because I couldn’t do what I wanted to do. But the fight is around the corner now so we can do something more because nobody will do anything about it. It...

Jun 16, 2015 1:53 pm

He’s Rolling! Burt Watson Back To Doing His Thing

Burt Watson has found a new home. The former UFC employee and ‘Babysitter to the stars’ Burt Watson is now with Cage Fury Fighting Championship. Watson left the UFC all of a sudden when an altercation occurred between himself and an executive, who questioned his practices and methods. Watson was with the UFC for 14...

Jun 16, 2015 1:12 pm

Joanna Jedrzejczyk Starts The Mind Games, Sends Out Photo Of Penne

UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk has officially started the mind games leading up to her fight this Saturday. Remember when she gave that cookie to Carla Ezparza at the weigh-ins? Well, now she’s using food once again to play with her opponents mind. She took to twitter to send out this photo of herself eating...

Jun 16, 2015 12:53 pm

Free Fight! Jessica Penne vs. Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc (FULL)

‘Watch Jessica Penne’s last Invicta fight before she entered the UFC against Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc. Penne will now challenge Joanna Jedrzejczek for the women’s strawweight title at Fight Night Berlin.’ Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 16, 2015 12:45 pm

Free Fight! Jose Aldo vs. Cub Swanson (FULL)

‘Before he began his reign in the UFC, featherweight champ Jose Aldo made his way through the WEC featherweight division, cleaning out the division with ease. Aldo looks to remain the king as he takes on Conor McGregor for the belt at UFC 189 in Las Vegas.’ Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important...

Jun 16, 2015 10:27 am

Werdum: ‘I Want To Give Velasquez A Rematch’

New UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum says he thinks the best thing to do would be to give Cain Velasquez an immediate rematch in Las Vegas. Should the former champ get an automatic rematch? Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 16, 2015 10:19 am

WATCH! Joanna Jedrzejczyk – A Rising Champion

As the first Polish UFC champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk explains how she accomplished one of her biggest dreams inside the Octagon and how she plans to keep the belt for her and her people. Joanna faces Jessica Penne for the belt at UFC Fight Night Berlin. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview —...