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Feb 18, 2016 1:12 am

UFC announces Anthony Pettis vs. Edson Barboza for UFC 197

The UFC announced another exciting bout for the UFC 197 card taking place on April 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis will meet Edson Barboza that has “Fight of the Night” written all over it. #UFC197 lands LW scrap between @ShowtimePettis & @EdsonBarbozaJR...

Feb 16, 2016 10:47 am

MUST SEE! Jon Jones and Rose Namajunas grappling

Recently it was revealed that TUF 20 finalist Rose Namajunas had made the move to Jackson-Wink MMA to train under Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn. Namajunas will be training alongside the likes of Jon Jones, Holly Holm, Carlos Condit, Andrei Arlovski, John Dodson, and our very own BJ Penn to name just a few of...

Feb 16, 2016 7:05 am

Video Interview: Max Holloway – Fight with Jose Aldo would be ‘ideal’

Since 2012 when Max “Blessed” Holloway has stepped into the UFC scene, he’s put together fourteen fights with the organization. Holloway (15-3 MMA) has been on a tear since losing to the featherweight champ by decision. The Hawaiian is the only man that “The Notorious” Conor McGregor did not finish, leading speculation to believe that...


Feb 16, 2016 1:27 am

Jon Jones hires new world champion jiu-jitsu coach

The news surrounding Jon Jones looks to be back focused on his training after his recent traffic citations issues seem to have passed. The former UFC light heavyweight champion is focused on his title fight coming up against the champion Daniel Cormier at UFC 197 on April 23. This fight will be Jones’ first since...

Feb 15, 2016 4:59 pm

Nate Diaz’s Has a Message to Eddie Alvarez – ‘Talking S**t but scared to fight

With the team here no one wants none Alverez talking shit but #scaredtofight #dontbescary 👊🏽 A photo posted by natediaz209 (@natediaz209) on Feb 15, 2016 at 8:28am PST #6 Nate Diaz took to twiiter to make his statement known that he’s gunning for the #1 lightweight Eddie Alvarez. Alvarez put two wins together after his...

Feb 15, 2016 12:26 pm

PHOTO | Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s rest day in her pajamas

Social media has been an interesting way for celebrities and athletes to connect with their fans and give them a chance to see what they are doing outside of their professional careers and fancy photoshoots. UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk has been gaining a lot of fans with her fun personality and her championship...

Feb 15, 2016 10:45 am

PHOTO | Vitor Belfort surely looks out of shape ahead of bout with Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza

Although the scheduled fight between Vitor Belfort and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza is not until May, a recent photo certainly suggests that Belfort may need to get back to a more strict training and nutritional program. Belfort’s wife posted this photo to her Instagram account with the caption reading, “Isso que é uma verdadeira troca…. Enquanto...

Feb 15, 2016 9:25 am

WATCH! Can Joe Lauzon drop this big dude just with body shots?

Check out UFC veteran Joe Lauzon in his attempt to fold one of his training buddies hitting him with strictly body shots. The exciting UFC lightweight who is known for his wicked submission game also has big TKO wins over Takanori Gomi, Michael Chiesa, Kyle Bradley and perhaps his biggest shocker was his UFC debut...

Feb 14, 2016 8:48 am

Watch This! Holly Holm’s first MMA KO: Looks awfully familiar!

It was July 19, 2013 in Houston TX when Holly Holm logged in her fourth straight finish as a pro MMA fighter. If you haven’t seen the finish, it might look awfully familiar to a kick from ‘down under’ when you watch the video. Watch how Holm set’s up the fight ending……well you know what...

Feb 13, 2016 7:46 am

Stephen Thompson politely fires back at Tyron Woodley

Back at UFC 192 Tyron Woodley and former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks were slated to square off to decide who would get a crack at Robbie Lawler’s welterweight championship. Hendricks had a weight-cut mishap and was rushed to the hospital. Woodley was ultimately awarded the title shot by UFC President Dana White. Lawler went...

Feb 13, 2016 7:14 am

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone fires all coaches following loss to Rafael dos Anjos

Last month Donald Cerrone had his highly anticipated rematch with Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship. Unfortunately for Cowboy, Rafael dos Anjos started quick and landed a crushing liver kick in a matter of moments. Cowboy was unable to recover and ultimately lost via 1st round TKO. Since then Cerrone signed to fight...

Feb 12, 2016 11:10 pm

Ray Longo opens up on Chris Weidman’s UFC 194 pre-fight injuries

At UFC 194 Chris Weidman lost his UFC middleweight championship at the hands of Luke Rockhold. Rockhold impressed fans as he seemed to dominate Weidman wherever the fight took place over the course of 4 rounds before ultimately picking up a 4th round TKO win. Since then the UFC has booked a rematch between the...

Feb 12, 2016 11:25 am

WATCH! Jon Jones says Anderson Silva ‘could easily kick my *ss if he wanted to’

Check out former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones give a candid interview about a few things MMA, including how his sparring with Anderson Silva went in New York. The interviewer already suggests with her question that former middleweight champion Anderson Silva got the best of him in their playful match, but a game Jon...

Feb 12, 2016 8:50 am

RELENTLESS! TJ Dillashaw puts Conor McGregor’s fans on blast

It appears that TJ Dillashaw wasn’t kidding earlier today when he said that he was done being respectful. Dillashaw proceeded to put UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz on blast while campaigning for a rematch against ‘The Dominator’. Now, in a new Instagram post, Dillashaw took aim at Conor McGregor’s fans in the caption of a...

Feb 12, 2016 8:31 am

TJ Dillashaw puts “b**ch” Dominick Cruz on BLAST

Leading up to TJ Dillashaw’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ scrap against Dominick Cruz earlier this year Cruz verbally assaulted the champ repeatedly. Dillasahw didn’t seem to have much of a response, saying that he preferred to do his talking in the fight. Ultimately, Cruz was awarded the split-decision win and awarded the title he never...

Feb 11, 2016 6:55 pm

WATCH! Anderson Silva’s UFC London ‘early open workout’ highlights

On February 27th former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva will return to the Octagon after a year-long layoff following his fight with Nick Diaz that was ultimately ruled a no-contest. Silva will fight Michael Bisping in a highly anticipated middleweight showdown between two veterans of the sport at UFC London. A win over Bisping could...

Feb 11, 2016 6:30 pm

WATCH! Michael Bisping’s UFC London ‘early open workout’ highlights

Anderson Silva and Michael Bisping may not be fighting until Saturday February 27th in London, however to promote the event the UFC had the pair do early open workouts in California. Michael Bisping is riding a 2-fight win streak that has seen him defeat C.B. Dollaway and Thales Leites via decision. A win over Silva...

Feb 11, 2016 2:03 pm

Greg Jackson on BJ Penn: ‘I believe in his comeback 100 percent’

UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn recently announced his decision to come out of retirement with a goal of becoming the only fighter in UFC history to win three weight division’s titles. Penn, who already has two titles in separate weight classes along with fellow UFC Hall of Fame legend Randy Couture has been...

Feb 11, 2016 1:23 pm

Potential opponent named for Conor McGregor at UFC 200

Regardless of whether or not Conor McGregor defeats Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 for the UFC lightweight championship, there has been much confusion as to who McGregor would face at UFC 200. While Jose Aldo was calling for an immediate rematch with McGregor, the UFC promised Frankie Edgar the next shot at the featherweight...

Feb 11, 2016 10:37 am

PHOTOS | Ronda Rousey back training following UFC 193 loss

After Ronda Rousey’s devastating UFC 193 loss to Holly Holm that left the former champ with quite a few injuries there was much speculation as to whether or not Rousey would return to the Octagon. After a brief period of silence, Rousey revealed that she would be returning to the Octagon after filming several movies...

Feb 11, 2016 8:52 am

WATCH! Carlos Condit back training after UFC 195 fight

Earlier this year at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Carlos Condit and Robbie Lawler went to war for 5 rounds for the welterweight championship. Ultimately Lawler retained the welterweight championship in a controversial decision. While the UFC has yet to announce whether or not Condit will get an immediate rematch given how close the fight...

Feb 11, 2016 8:26 am

Ken Shamrock’s 23-year long quest for revenge

At UFC 1 back on November 12th 1993, Ken Shamrock was submitted by Royce Gracie in the semifinals of the tournament. When the two had their highly anticipated rematch at UFC 5, the fighters continued for over half an hour until the fight was declared a draw. Now, 23 years later Shamrock will get a...

Feb 11, 2016 8:14 am

Miesha Tate explains how Ronda Rousey “mentally beat herself” against Holly Holm

At UFC 194 Holly Holm put on a nearly flawless performance against Ronda Rousey topped off with a 2nd round KO to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. While the UFC brass would have liked Holm and Rousey to have their highly anticipated rematch at UFC 200 in July, Rousey’s busy film schedule won’t give...

Feb 10, 2016 3:44 pm

Henry Cejudo’s bold declaration ahead of UFC 197

Throughout the history of MMA we’ve seen many incredible fighters. From fighters like Igor Vovchanchyn and Fedor Emelianenko to Anderson Silva and Jon Jones, there have been many phenomenal fighters. Outside of MMA, we’ve seen standout combat athletes such as Eddie Bravo, Jordan Burroughs, and more. Now, Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo believes that he...

Feb 10, 2016 3:26 pm

Dominick Cruz has a gift for Urijah Faber

Dominick Cruz reclaimed the UFC bantamweight championship last month after defeating TJ Dillashaw via split decision at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’. Immediately after winning the title, Cruz found himself being called out by his nemesis Urijah Faber. While TJ Dillashaw wanted an immediate rematch given how close the fight was, Cruz seems to prefer a...