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Aug 28, 2015 1:28 pm

The Skyscraper Takes On Jared Rosholt At UFC 193

A heavyweight bout featuring Stefan Struve taking on Jared Rosholt is the latest addition to November’s UFC 193 pay-per-view event in Australia. UFC officials announced the booking earlier today. Stefan Struve (26-7 MMA) was most recently seen in action earlier this month at the UFC 190 event in Brazil, where he earned a unanimous decision...

Aug 26, 2015 6:03 pm

Ratings Report: Holloway vs. Oliveira Fails To Deliver On FOX Sports 1

The lack of star power, airing on Sunday and major competition seemed to all hinder UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon this past weekend, as it brought in the third-lowest number of viewers for a prime time UFC Fight Night event that aired on FS1 this year. The event did 796,000 viewers, with the average for prime...

Aug 26, 2015 4:10 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 75: Barnett vs. Nelson’ Set With 11 Bouts

UFC Fight Night: 75 is set with its official lineup. The event is scheduled to take place on Sept. 26 from Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. In the night’s main event we’ll get to see two fan favorite heavyweights square off, when Roy Nelson takes on Josh Barnett. Due to the obvious time difference,...

Aug 25, 2015 12:21 pm

Junior dos Santos vs. Alistair Overeem Set For UFC on FOX 17

Well, it’s finally official. UFC heavyweights Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem will meet in the octagon at UFC on FOX 17. The fight was announced by the UFC on Tuesday. The two have been going back and forth on Twitter, with Overeem telling Dos Santos to sign and make it happen. It seems like...

Aug 24, 2015 9:15 pm

Nate Diaz vs. Michael Johnson set for UFC on FOX 17

Nate Diaz will make his return to the octagon after almost a year of absence when he squares off with Michael Johnson at “UFC on FOX 17”, UFC confirmed on Monday night. “UFC on FOX 17” will take place on December 19, 2015 in Orlando, Florid at the Amway Center. Stockton’s Diaz has amassed an...

Aug 24, 2015 2:54 pm

Michael Bisping clarifies controversial comments on retired UFC fighter

UFC lightweight Frankie Perez achieved his goal at “UFC Fight Night 74” when he earned his first octagon victory in fantastic fashion. After he knocked Sam Stout out, Perez proceeded to retire during his post-fight interview. After the first batch of fights concluded and the broadcast was sent to FOX Studios, Michael Bisping was asked...

Aug 24, 2015 1:00 am

OUCH! Bisping questions Perez’s decision to retire after 1st UFC win

Frankie Perez achieved his goal of picking up his first win inside the octagon and proceeded to retire at the young age of just twenty-six years old. Perez mentioned that he doesn’t want to put his family or body through it anymore, and UFC on FOX analyst Michael Bisping took that as the lightweight doesn’t...

Aug 23, 2015 11:03 am

Max Holloway was not drug tested going into “UFC Fight Night 74”

Earlier this year, UFC President Dana White took a vow to clean up the sport of mixed martial arts by increasing drug testing for the fighters of the octagon. Since then, several fighters have been busted for banned substances but there are still some occurrences that leave fans scratching their heads. UFC fighter Max Holloway...

Aug 23, 2015 1:00 am

“UFC Fight Night 74: Holloway vs. Oliveira” Full Results

UFC is set to invade Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada for the first time in company history tonight with “UFC Fight Night 74”! The card will take place on UFC Fight Pass and FOX Sports 1 and will feature a lightweight main-event bout between Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. Erick Silva was originally scheduled to face Rick...

Aug 22, 2015 3:38 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ Weigh-In Results –– 1 Fighter Misses Weight

It’s one of those unusual weekends where he have a UFC event on a Sunday instead of the normal Saturday. So that means the official ‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ weigh-ins went down today. In tomorrow’s main event we’ll see two of the best featherweights go head to head when Max Holloway meets Charles Oliveira in...

Aug 22, 2015 9:23 am

Report: Miesha Tate vs. Amanda Nunes Targeted For UFC 195

Are we looking at an all-women UFC event in January? It’s certainly shaping up that way. On Friday, a massive fight between bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm was announced for Jan. 2 at UFC 195, then a little later, it was also announced that Strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk was being tapped to take...

Aug 22, 2015 7:12 am

Holly Holm: ‘I Don’t Care Why The UFC Picked Me’

Does UFC bantamweight Holly Holm know why the UFC picked her to fight Ronda Rousey, instead of Miesha Tate? No, and she really doesn’t care. ‘The Preacher’s Daughter’ appeared on ‘America’s Pregame‘ and talked about the newly announced title fight. Perhaps the first question on everyones mind when Rousey announced she would be fighting Holm...

Aug 21, 2015 2:31 pm

Edson Barboza: ‘I’ll Be UFC Champion In 2016’

UFC lightweight Edson Barboza has big goals for 2016 and believes he’ll be able to achieve them. He’s coming off of a win over Paul Felder in a ‘Fight of The Night’ scrap at UFC on FOX 16, back in July, and is ready to get back in there in hopes of getting closer to...

Aug 21, 2015 1:49 pm

Highlights From Today’s UFC Fight Night Saskatoon Open Workouts

This Sunday, August 23, fighters from around the world will square off on FOX Sports 1 as part of the “UFC Fight Night Saskatoon” event. Hawaii’s Max Holloway will try to earn another shot at Conor McGregor in the night’s main event against Charles Oliveira. Also on the card, a co-main event between Erick Silva...

Aug 19, 2015 1:17 pm

Michael Bisping vs. Robert Whittaker targeted for UFC 193

A middleweight bout featuring Michael Bisping taking on Robert Whittaker is being targeted for Novemeber’s UFC 193 event in Australia. The bout was first reported by ESPN and has since been confirmed by FOX Sports. Michael Bisping (27-7 MMA) was most recently seen in action at July’s UFC Fight Night 72 event in Scotland, where...

Aug 17, 2015 3:00 pm

“Jacare” Souza vs. Yoel Romero set for UFC 194

UFC 194 is shaping up to be the card of the year as a potential title-eliminator bout has been added to the main card. For the second time in 2015, it looks like Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Yoel Romero have agreed to fight! Let’s just hope it actually happens this time. Las Vegas Review-Journal reported...

Aug 14, 2015 1:36 pm

UFC 191 Complete, Official 11-Bout Lineup Revealed

UFC 191 is good to go with an 11-fight lineup set for Sept. 5 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The main event will be a highly anticipated rematch between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. A lot of people felt that their first fight was extremely close and Dodson very...

Aug 13, 2015 5:24 pm

Thomson Clarifies — With Reebok And Fox, UFC Couldn’t Match Bellator Deal

Former UFC lightweight and Strikeforce lightweight champion, Josh Thomson, just recently jumped ship and signed with Bellator MMA. The UFC quickly put out statements saying that they had released Thomson, but the fighter says that’s not the case. In a press release he stated that it was him who wasn’t interested in working out a...

Aug 13, 2015 8:59 am

UFC’s Year-End Event To Take Place In Orlando

The final UFC card of the 2015 calendar year will take place in Florida, as officials announced that ‘UFC on FOX 17’ has been scheduled to take place on December 19 live from the Amway Center in Orlando. UFC officials announced the news on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight”, no fights have been announced for...

Aug 13, 2015 8:29 am

Liz Carmouche vs. Raquel Pennington set for UFC 191

A key women’s bantamweight bout between Liz Carmouche and Raquel Pennington is the latest addition to September’s UFC 191 event. The bout was announced on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight” on FOX Sports 1. Liz Carmouche (10-5 MMA) will return to action for the first time since April’s UFC Fight Night 63 event, where she...

Aug 13, 2015 7:12 am

Guess Who’s Back! Former UFC Champ Cleared To Train Again

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis is heading back into training to prepare for his next fight. Pettis has not fought since losing the belt to Rafael dos Anjos back in March at UFC 185. He was scheduled to return and fight Myles Jury at UFC on FOX 16 in July, but was forced to...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

The Real Truth On Thomson? — How The UFC Let A Top 10 Fighter Go… Again

  Yesterday it was announced that UFC lightweight and former Strikeforce champion Josh Thomson had signed a new contract with Bellator MMA. In a report that surfaced earlier in the day it was stated that Thomson was released by the UFC, who decided not to match Bellator’s offer. According to the fighter himself, via a...

Aug 10, 2015 1:59 am

WATCH! Behind the Scenes at “UFC on FOX: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2”

Experience Chicago’s action-packed UFC Fight Night card from all new vantage points with exclusive never before seen moments from the night’s best fights and the bantamweight championship main event between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao. Who do you think should be next for TJ Dillashaw? Share your thoughts in the comment section below! ALL ACCESS...

Aug 9, 2015 4:12 pm

WATCH! DC and Rashad Evans Analyze Each Other’s Fights at UFC 192

Daniel Cormier will be stepping into the octagon at UFC 192 to defend his light heavyweight title against Alexander Gustafsson while Rashad Evans will be squaring off with Ryan Bader. Both Cormier and Evans were on correspondent duty at “UFC on FOX” last night and analyzed each other’s fights! Check out the video above! ALL...

Aug 9, 2015 8:03 am

UFC Fighters react to controversial Dariush/Johnson decision

Michael Johnson put on what looked to be a winning performance in Nashville on Saturday night, but it was Beneil Dariush who would walk out of the octagon with his hands raised in victory! The controversial split decision is the fight everybody is talking about from UFC Fight Night 73; check out what the UFC...

Aug 8, 2015 2:59 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 73’ Results

UFC Fight Night: Nashville kicks off tonight at 6:30 PM ET on UFC Fight Pass. In the night’s main event we’ll see a light heavyweight scrap between Ovince Saint Preux and Glover Teixeira. Also on the main card will be an important lightweight battle between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush. During the prelims flashy striker...

Aug 7, 2015 2:38 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 73’ Weigh-In Results––2 Fighters Miss Weight

Tomorrow night the UFC takes over Nashville with UFC Fight Night 73. In the main event we’ll see light heavyweights Ovince Saint Preux take on Glover Teixeira. Also on the main card is a highly anticipated lightweight matchup between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush. Fan favorite Smile’n Sam Alvey will take on Derek Brunson as...

Aug 6, 2015 12:01 am

UH-OH! UFC’s Ashlee Evans-Smith Mistaken For Transgender Fighter Fallon Fox

Someone over at the Conservative Tribune probably has some questions to answer after mistaking one fighter for another in a recent article post. On their Facebook page they posted an article about UFC champ Ronda Rousey commenting on fighting transgender fighter Fallon Fox. Well, instead of using a picture of Fox next to Rousey, they...