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Nov 12, 2015 11:33 am

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone Possible IV ban exemption due to accident

Recent news of Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone’s missed USADA drug test has kicked up a lot of dust. One of the matters brought up is the recent IV ban by USADA, which Cerrone claims he is exempt from due to an anomaly in Cerrone’s body that is hard to digest. The UFC lightweight title contender is...

Nov 10, 2015 10:51 am

Ryan Bader says this will be the key to beating Anthony Johnson

Title shots are never guaranteed and Ryan Bader knows this first hand. This is why Bader is not trying to wait around for a title shot against Daniel Cormier, as Jon Jones is likely the champion’s next fight in 2016. Bader spoke on the MMA Hour and expressed his views on the landscape of the...

Nov 6, 2015 7:00 am

Anthony Johnson: ‘Jon was always the champ’

Top UFC light heavyweight Anthony Johnson has been reignited now that his division has a returning top talent in Jon Jones, who is bound to shake the division. Johnson who lost a title fight with UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier spoke with MMA Junkie on how the former champion, Jon Jones is bringing something...


Nov 5, 2015 9:24 am

WATCH! Preview of the tiny-looking Octagon in Australia’s Etihad Stadium

On Nov. 15, UFC 193 takes place in Melbourne, Australia in the Etihad Stadium. The UFC looks to surpass their live attendance record of 55,000 back at UFC129: St-Pierre v Shields in 2011. According to Fox Sports, the UFC has 53,359 seats in the stands and is setting 15,000 more on the ground level. UFC...

Nov 4, 2015 11:29 am

Sonnen’s manager: “I absolutely believe Chael will fight again”

Since Chael Sonnen was handed a 2-year suspension from the NSAC there has been much speculation as to whether or not he will return to the Octagon in 2016 when his suspension is up. Sonnen has stated on multiple occasions that he will not return to fighting, but that hasn’t stopped people from guessing that...

Nov 3, 2015 9:24 am

Dana White Clip of The Day: Cerrone KOs Adriano Martins with head kick

Donald Cerrone vs Adriano Martins at UFC on FOX in Chicago, IL on January 25, 2014. #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/i0LK309yy2 — Dana White (@danawhite) October 30, 2015 Check out Dana White’s Clip of the Day from UFC on Fox 10 that went down back in 2014. As you can see, the fight ends by KO with Donald...

Nov 2, 2015 7:46 pm

Matt Brown injured, out of Gastelum fight

News broke late Monday afternoon that Matt ‘The Immortal’ Brown had suffered an ankle injury in training, and was forced to withdraw from his November 21st fight against Kelvin Gastelum. The fight was set to headline the ‘TUF: Latin America 2’ finale. Fox Sports broke the news So far no word yet on who will...

Oct 22, 2015 9:03 pm

Rothwell believes it will take divine intervention to get top ranked HW fight

‘Big’ Ben Rothwell has had quite a bit of bad luck when it comes to getting a fight booked inside the Octagon. After his opponent for this Saturday’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin,’ Stipe Miocic, withdrew from the bout Rothwell attempted to get Andrei Arlovski to fill in on short notice. Arlovski was willing to fill...

Oct 18, 2015 9:16 am

Daniel Cormier to Kenny Florian: ‘You complete me!’

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier proved to the world that he is a true champion when he defended his title against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 in Houston, Texas earlier this month. Before that, D.C. stepped into the octagon with two of the toughest 205ers in Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Jon “Bones” Jones. It...

Oct 12, 2015 6:27 am

Man with cerebral palsy and cancer receives blue belt in jiu-jitsu

Ian Matuszak is a twenty year old man who suffers from a disease called cerebral palsy, a disorder that primarily affects muscle movement and bodily function. The disease impacts the lives of millions of people and Matuszak can be viewed as an inspiration for those who suffer from it. Matuszak also recently found out he...

Oct 5, 2015 3:23 pm

EEK! Fighter Unhappy With Florian’s Bias Commentary

Based on information gathered from some of the greatest fighters of all time, stepping into the octagon can be one of the most nerve-wracking parts of the sport. Chael Sonnen said it best when he stated he felt a wave of “relief” wash over him after a fight concludes. The second toughest job on fight...

Oct 2, 2015 9:18 am

After Fight Cancelation, Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov Bumped To Main Card

Early Friday morning UFC president Dana White announced, via Twitter, that the co-main event fight for UFC 192, going down on Saturday, had been canceled. The fight, a welterweight scrap between former champion Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, was called off because of an issue Hendricks had with cutting weight. After White broke the news,...

Sep 15, 2015 4:00 pm

WSOF Featherweight Champ Lance ‘The Party’ Palmer Set For Dec. Fight In Vegas

The World Series of Fighting and Team Alpha Male fighter, Lance Palmer, will defend his featherweight title on Dec. 18 in Las Vegas, according to ‘The Party’ himself. Palmer broke the news on Thursday’s episode of Stud Radio, saying that he’s able to give the date and location, but does not know the opponent yet....

Sep 13, 2015 6:08 pm

Booking Roundup: “The Karate Hottie” Lands a Top 5 Fight!

It has been a major week for news as well as a MAJOR week in fight announcements! Find out what “The Karate Hottie” Michelle Waterson, Tatsuya Kawajiri, Thomas Almeida and Gabriel Gonzaga are fighting by checking out this week’s “Booking Roundup”! Bellator 144 Brennan Ward and Dennis Olsen has been added to the main card...

Sep 13, 2015 6:59 am

Miesha Tate: Losing that title fight ‘shot me in the heart’

Miesha Tate showed a great deal of improvement and aggression when she disposed of Jessica Eye at “UFC on FOX 16” earlier this year during a win that supposedly earned her a shot at the bantamweight championship. However, UFC President Dana White and Ronda Rousey caught “Cupcake” off guard when it was announced that Holly...

Aug 30, 2015 5:45 pm

Booking Roundup: Frankie Edgar and Chad Mendes finally meet!

Everybody from featherweight Frankie Edgar to heavyweight Stefan Struve were all assigned new fights this week! Catch up with the going-ons of the promotion in this week’s “Booking Roundup”! Ultimate Fighter Season 22 Finale: Chad Mendes Gets “The Answer” UFC featherweights Chad Mendes and Frankie Edgar have recently taken to social media to call each...

Aug 21, 2015 3:20 pm

“Extremely Disappointed” Tate Breaks Silence On Rousey vs. Holm Announcement

It’s hasn’t been the best morning for UFC bantamweight Miesha Tate, who was surprised by the news that UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey would be fighting Holly Holm at UFC 195 and not her. The news came via Rousey herself, who announced the news on ‘Good Morning America’ early this morning. There was no reason...

Aug 21, 2015 3:14 pm

REPLAY! Watch Ronda Shock America, Announce Holm Fight On GMA

Early this morning UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey shocked the MMA world when she announced, on ‘Good Morning America’, that she will be fighting Holly Holm at UFC 195 on Jan. 2. Rousey was expected to fight Miesha Tate for the third time, but it looks like plans changed. Tate was promised the number one...

Aug 21, 2015 3:13 pm

Miesha Tate’s Manager ‘Shocked’ She Isn’t Getting Rousey Fight

UFC bantamweight Miesha Tate was promised a third shot at champion Ronda Rousey after her dominating win over Jessica Eye at UFC on FOX 16. Apparently that’s not worth much these days, as she will not be getting that fight and instead undefeated Holly Holm will meet Rousey at UFC 195 in Jan. The news...

Aug 19, 2015 10:22 am

Glover Teixeira vs. Patrick Cummins set as UFN 77 co-headliner

A key light heavyweight bout between Glover Teixeira and Patrick Cummins will serve as the co-main event for November’s UFC Fight Night 77 fight card in Brazil. UFC officials announced the news earlier today. Glover Teixeira (23-4 MMA) snapped the first two-fight losing skid of his career by defeating Ovince St. Preux earlier this month...

Aug 13, 2015 10:23 am

‘Filthy’ Tom Lawlor Signs New 4-Fight Contract

UFC light heavyweight Tom Lawlor just landed a new 4-fight contract with the promotion. ‘Filthy’ Tom Lawlor is coming off of a big KO win over Gian Villante at UFC on FOX Chicago back July. Before that Lawlor hadn’t fought in twenty-seven months due to multiple injuries. Lawlor fought at light heavyweight for only the...

Jul 26, 2015 7:38 am

Dana White Confirms Miesha Tate Will Face Winner of Rousey/Correia

When news broke that Miesha Tate and Jessica Eye would be meeting at “UFC on FOX 16”, it wasn’t confirmed that the victor would be next in line for a shot at the title. After Tate’s dominant performance this past Saturday night, it was expected that she would be making a run at the title....

Jun 25, 2015 9:56 am

JDS Returning To Training Next Month, Wants Werdum Fight

“I want to clarify that I´m very well, and I´ll be in perfect condition to face Werdum at the end of the year. Actually I was injured before the fight against Stipe Miocic [at UFC on Fox 13]. I had a strain in the [anterior cruciate ligament], and ended up aggravating it during the fight...

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 5, 2015 12:33 am

Bader Camp Calls Gustafsson vs. Cormier Booking A ”Learning Experience”

Ryan Bader (19-4 MMA) was booked to fight Daniel Cormier in the headlining bout of this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans. However, fate intervened and “DC” was called up to fight for the UFC’s vacant light heavyweight title against Anthony Johnson at May’s UFC 187 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas, a...