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Nov 26, 2015 1:44 pm

On This Day: Jose Aldo begins his climb to pound-for-pound king

Ten years ago today, Jose Aldo tasted defeat for the first time in his professional mixed martial arts career. Going into his eighth professional career fight, “Scarface” was undefeated in his first seven bouts, finishing all of his opponents in the first round. Aldo took on Luciano Azevedo on November 26, 2005, at Jungle Fight...

Nov 26, 2015 12:52 pm

Holly Holm fulfills last media appearance before taking off to enjoy Thanksgiving

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm has been on a whirlwind media tour since she took the belt from Ronda Rousey at UFC 193. The champ took to her last media appearance at ESPN on Wednesday before she gets to “enjoy some turkey and stuffing!!!” Having fun with the girls on set at ESPN. Another...

Nov 26, 2015 10:39 am

Is Fabricio Werdum the greatest heavyweight ever?

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum holds wins against the greatest names in MMA. Being commonly staged as the underdog, Werdum has not only beat, but finished the biggest names in Fedor Emelianenko, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, and most recently Cain Velasquez. Rafael Cordeiro, former Chute Box head coach and current Kings MMA coach of UFC lightweight...

Nov 26, 2015 10:16 am

WATCH! UFC Fight Night 79 open workouts

Check out Benson Henderson, Jorge Masvidal, and Dong Hyun Kim in their open workouts in Seoul, Korea as they prepare for UFC Fight Night 79, which takes places on Nov. 28. The entire card will air on UFC Fight Pass with the main card airing at 8 a.m. ET / 5 a.m. PT and the...

Nov 26, 2015 10:12 am

GSP compares McGregor to Sonnen

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre was recently a guest on Chael Sonnen’s “You’re Welcome!” podcast. In addition to ‘Rush’ talking about his fallout with the UFC after his controversial win over Johny Hendricks back in 2013, he spoke about Conor McGregor. McGregor will face Aldo at UFC 194, one of the biggest cards...

Nov 26, 2015 9:30 am

PHOTOS | Hilarious UFC meme gallery

The MMA community is extremely creative when it comes to making memes. With that being said, we decided to compile some of the funniest ones into one convenient gallery for your viewing pleasure.

Nov 25, 2015 4:20 pm

Bruce Buffer blames Rousey loss on packed schedule

When Holly Holm knocked out Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, the MMA community immediately began blaming many things for Rousey’s loss. While referee Herb Dean stated that Rousey looked a bit out of shape, announcer Bruce Buffer chalks the loss up to a busy schedule that didn’t allow Rousey to train properly. He spoke to...

Nov 25, 2015 4:11 pm

Mirko Cro Cop gets 2 year suspension

Last month MMA legend Mirko Cro Cop withdrew from his UFC FN 79 bout against Anthony Hamilton and subsequently retired due to a shoulder injury. Shortly after Cro Cop announced his retirement, he released a second statement admitting that he used human growth hormone to treat the shoulder injury. Wednesday afternoon the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency...

Nov 25, 2015 3:03 pm

Interview With Paige VanZant: ” I want to say it wasn’t hard”

Paige “12 Gauge” VanZant is on the fasttrack conversation with Submission Radio, VanZant admitted that pursuing her dreams and avoiding the negativity can be overwhelming. Paige speaks with submission radio. “I wanna say it wasn’t hard, but it was,” she said. “I do take what people say to heart, and it was hard at first, but...

Nov 25, 2015 1:43 pm

OUCH! Reebok gives the middle finger to Ireland, again?

Just a little over a month has passed since those with ties to Ireland were enraged by Reebok’s t-shirt design. Reebok designers failed to print Northen Ireland on the map graphic of the branded shirt. Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh was absolutely pissed off and partnered his Straight Blast Gym in Ireland with Reebok just before...

Nov 25, 2015 12:17 pm

WATCH! The story of Conor McGregor’s coach, John Kavanagh of Straight Blast Gym

project1of6: John Kavanagh from Form Dublin on Vimeo. Check out this profile by Form Dublin of John Kavanagh, head coach of UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor at the Straight Blast Gym in Ireland. Kavanagh, Irelands first Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt, and first MMA fighter in the cage talks about his childhood and how...

Nov 25, 2015 11:52 am

Cathal Pendred: Retires From MMA “Lack of Passion”

Cathal Pendred from Dublin, Ireland calls it quits after dropping two straight losses in the UFC organization. Pendred (17-4-1 MMA) announced his retirement at age 28 . In a sport that requires 100% passion and dedication, it only makes sense why the SBG Ireland fighter has decided to call it quits. His passion still remains...

Nov 25, 2015 11:17 am

LOL! MUST WATCH! Holly Holm explains embarrassing moment meeting Jay Z and Beyoncé

Check out new UFC women’s champion Holly Holm explaining the awkward moment she met Jay Z and Beyoncé during the Canelo versus Cotto boxing match that happened over the weekend. Holm has been on a media whirlwind tour, something that Ronda Rousey said Holm would not enjoy before their fight at UFC 193 alluding that...

Nov 25, 2015 10:39 am

Pure Intensity! : Watch Jon “Bones” Jones Breaking Records

  Jon “Bones” Jones gives us a sneak peak clip during a workout session. The former UFC champ has been in numerous short clips showcasing his transformation. “Bones” (21-1 MMA 15-1 UFC) breaks his bench press record. Jones is on a mission to get on the UFC 198 card in New York City. However, multiple...

Nov 25, 2015 10:28 am

Cyborg details the grief of penis comments from ‘cyber bullies’ Rogan and Hinchcliffe

Although Cris Cyborg is a dominant world championship MMA fighter, she is still a simple human being with feelings. Cyborg responded in a respectable manner directly to UFC commentator and comedian Joe Rogan and fellow comedian Tony Hinchcliffe after the two joked about the Invicta FC World Featherweight Champion having a penis. Hinchcliffe responded back...

Nov 25, 2015 9:51 am

War Machine blows kiss at prosecutor interrupting court hearing

Johnathan Koppenhaver, known as War Machine is once again causing some disruption and making headlines in the media. The former UFC and Bellator fighter who was in court on Monday for a preliminary hearing on 34 charges from ex-girlfriend and adult film star Christy Mackinday that include sexual assault and two accounts of attempted murder....

Nov 25, 2015 8:36 am

Holm knew all along that Rousey was beatable

Since winning the UFC women’s bantamweight championship Holly Holm has been making her rounds on various high-profile talk shows to discuss her historic UFC 193 win over Ronda Rousey. With that being said, Holm has had plenty of opportunities to criticize Rousey for the one-sided fight, yet she hasn’t taken any of them. In fact,...

Nov 25, 2015 8:29 am

Shamrock to critics: Stop age discrimination!

When Bellator announced that Ken Shamrock would be fighting Royce Gracie at Bellator 149 on February 19th, many fans rolled their eyes. Memes came out regarding the fight, joking that it would be sponsored by Life Alert, pointing out that the combined age of the two men will be 100 years old on fight night....

Nov 25, 2015 8:14 am

WATCH! McGregor sparring ahead of UFC 194 title fight

Sparring for UFC 194! #UNIFY A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Nov 21, 2015 at 11:11am PST Ahead of his UFC 194 title fight against Jose Aldo on December 12th Conor McGregor has done some pretty interesting things. From the viral video of ‘Notorious’ bareknuckle sparring with ‘The Mountain’ from Game Of...

Nov 25, 2015 7:00 am

Diego Sanchez offers Jose Aldo this fight advice against Conor McGregor

Diego Sanchez lost a tough decision to Ricardo Lamas at UFC Fight Night 78 this past weekend. A bloodied Sanchez took multiple leg kicks from Lamas that nearly lead to an end to the bout, but the ever durable Sanchez stayed in the fight with Lamas for the judges to decide. Sanchez decided to tweet featherweight...

Nov 24, 2015 6:56 pm

Champ Jose Aldo: “I expect the best” Ready and Motivated

Featherweight champion Jose “Scarface” Aldo Jr. Aldo (25-1MMA) has dominated the featherweight division for the WEC and UFC for the past 7 years. Rumors and speculation play a major role in distracting any fighter going into a fight, much less a championship one.  Aldo is going on record to put a stop to all rumors....

Nov 24, 2015 4:51 pm

Holm wouldn’t back down from Cyborg superfight

When Holly Holm defeated Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, many fans hopes for a potential Rousey vs. Cyborg superfight went right out the window. However, with how impressive of a performance Holm put on at UFC 193, many fans began talking about a potential Holm vs. Cyborg superfight. The way Mike Winkeljohn tells it, Holm...

Nov 24, 2015 4:38 pm

Johny “Big Rig” Hendricks: Leaving Team Takedown

Former UFC middleweight champ Johny “Big Rig” Hendricks is packed up, loaded and ready to hit the road. The NCAA Division I multi-time national championship wrestler, at the collegiate wrestling powerhouse, has had weight issues in the past. But now, with the help of Lou Giordano, his weight management should be under control. Big Rigs only other...

Nov 24, 2015 1:30 pm

Video: Before “They Were Stars” Velasquez, Couture, McGregor and More!

We all have pictures from our youth that we wish were never taken. Embarrassing “blast from the past” photos that bring you back to a time before smartphones, social media and instant “share” pics. As bad as some pictures may seem, a story behind each photo represents a snapshot of that persons’ life in that...