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Oct 29, 2015 9:48 pm

BREAKING: Khabib Nurmagomedov injured, out of bout with Tony Ferguson

News broke late Thursday evening that Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov has injured his rib in training and is unable to fight Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale on December 11th. Sources confirmed the news with MMAFighting, which also revealed that the UFC is looking to have Edson Barboza step in on short notice to...

Oct 22, 2015 7:15 am

Cruickshank vs. Felder set for UFC FN 81

An exciting lightweight bout has reportedly been booked for ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ on January 17th. According to Paul Felder, he will meet Daron Cruickshank on the card in a bout that is sure to be a spectacular battle of impressive standup fighters. Felder is currently on a 2-fight losing streak after dropping back to...

Oct 20, 2015 9:30 pm

Bobby Green to fans: “I’M BACK”

Popular UFC fighter Bobby Green hasn’t fought in the Octagon in nearly a year, and for good reasons. After having his 8-fight win streak snapped by Edson Barboza, Green underwent surgery to repair a torn quad. During his recovery Green underwent surgery after tearing his ACL and lateral meniscus. In addition to having to overcome...


Sep 28, 2015 2:36 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Barnett and Hall make major jumps

UFC Fight Night 75 is in the books and some major changes were made to the official UFC rankings! Uriah Hall wasn’t even ranked in the top fifteen walking into Japan, but he catapulted himself into the top ten with his spinning kick/flying knee knockout against Gegard Mousasi. Check out what other changes were made...

Aug 10, 2015 4:00 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Dariush Enters Top 10, Nunes Cracks Top 5

The dust has settled from “UFC Fight Night 73” and the official rankings have been updated! Beneil Dariush and Amanda Nunes are the big winners this week as Darish was able to crack the top ten in his division while Amanda Nunes took the number four spot in the bantamweight division. Michael Johnson can take...

Aug 3, 2015 5:35 pm

Rankings Report: Rousey sends Correia far away from top 5

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey solidified her spot atop the women’s bantamweight division with another exciting title defense. This past Saturday at “UFC 190”, Rousey only needed thirty four seconds to send Bethe Correia crashing face first into the canvas. As a result of the loss, Correia has dropped three spots in the rankings...

Jul 31, 2015 12:01 am

‘Cowboy’ Takes Shots At Tony Ferguson

UFC lightweight and upcoming title challenger Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone is a training partner of fellow lightweight Paul Felder. Felder just recently lost a close decision to Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 16 this past Saturday. The fight was a technical war, with both fighters throwing and landing with all kinds of spinning attacks and...

Jul 28, 2015 8:06 am

Reebok Money: Dillashaw And Barao Combine For $70k, Tate And Eye $7.5K

According to the UFC’s Reebok payment structure, here’s how much the fighters of UFC on FOX 16 made from the exclusive sponsor. The champion TJ Dillashaw of course banked the most with $40K and the challenger, Renan Barao, came in second with $30K. Below them, the next top earner was Danny Castillo, who’s tenure with...

Jul 27, 2015 3:44 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Tate Takes Top Spot, 4 Women Ranked Above Correia

“UFC on FOX 16” is in the books and a couple fighters from the main card made some big moves! Miesha Tate’s co main-event performance against Jessica Eye earned her the top-spot directly under Ronda Rousey, once again. Jesssica Eye dropped a single spot due to the loss, however. TJ Dillashaw surpassed UFC Heavyweight Champion...

Jul 26, 2015 6:00 am

WATCH! Dana White Backstage Interview after “UFC on FOX 16”

Dana White must have been stoked about the card the fighters of “UFC on FOX 16” put on last night. Edson Barboza and Paul Felder brought the crowd to their feet, but TJ Dillashaw took Renan Barao off of his! Check out what the UFC President had to say about last night’s card in this...

Jul 25, 2015 10:28 am

‘UFC on FOX: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2’ Results

The rematch is finally here, T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao will finally meet in the octagon again to fight for the UFC bantamweight title. Dillashaw looks to cement his championship status and show the first fight wasn’t a fluke. On the other hand Barao wants to reclaim his title and show he’s still the best....

Jul 24, 2015 2:40 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC on FOX: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2’ Edition

  All of the fighters on tomorrow’s UFC on FOX 16 card have stepped on the scales and made weight. Now we just have to wait until tomorrow night to see the UFC bantamweight title on the line between champ T.J. Dillashaw and former champion Rena Barao. With the weigh-ins in the book, you know...

Jul 24, 2015 2:32 pm

‘UFC on FOX: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2’ Weigh-In Results

The time has finally come for UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and former champ Renan Barao to square off in the re-match of all re-matches. Dillashaw shocked the world by defeating Barao in their first fight and now, after a few setbacks and rescheduling, the two will fight again. Dillashaw looks to prove it wasn’t...

Jul 23, 2015 4:12 pm

UFC Fight Night Chicago Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 2

‘On Episode 2 of UFC Fight Night Chicago, it’s bad intentions and baked goods as women’s bantamweight contenders Miesha Tate and Jessica Eye head to the Windy City. In Chi-town, bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw continues to train under the obsessive tutelage of Duane “Bang” Ludwig. His challenger, former champion Renan Barao, arrives in town and...

Jul 21, 2015 8:04 pm

GPG’s Sidney “Da Gun” Outlaw: Once Homeless, Now Flying Sky High

The mixed martial artist known as “Da Gun” will step into the cage this weekend for his fifth professional fight at Global Proving Ground (GPG) 21, streaming live on GFL.tv. At only 23 years old, he is already a veteran of both Bellator and World Series of Fighting. Despite his relative youth, though, Outlaw is...

Jul 20, 2015 2:27 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Michael Bisping’s Win Gets Ignored

Michael Bisping and Thales Leites clashed in the main event of UFC Fight Night 72. Even though Bisping came out on top, his ranking in the middleweight division did not change at all as he remained at #9. Anderson Silva continues to drop in the pound for pound rankings, this week dropping TWO spots to...

Jul 19, 2015 7:34 pm

REPLAY! UFC Road to the Octagon: Dillashaw vs Barao 2 (Full)

Witness the Road to the Octagon as UFC Bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, his number one rival Renan Barao, top UFC women’s title contenders Miesha Tate and Jessica Eye, and knockout artists Edson Barboza and Paul Felder ready for a blockbuster UFC Fight Night in Chicago. Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting...

Jul 13, 2015 2:18 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Conor McGregor Soars into P4P List

“UFC 189” and “The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians” Finale are both in the books and the rankings received a major facelift. Conor McGregor ended an amazing night of fights with a performance that won him the UFC Interim Featherweight Championship. As a result of this, McGregor has hopped above Mendes and Edgar as the #1...

Jun 29, 2015 1:45 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Romero Now Among the Elite in Middleweight Rankings

“UFC Fight Night 70” has come and gone and we saw some major shifts in the middleweight division! Yoel Romero’s dominant victory over Lyoto Machida propelled him into the top five of the middleweight division. With Romero moving up to the third spot, this knocked Vitor Belfort and Lyoto Machida down a peg. Machida remains...

Jun 22, 2015 1:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Strawweight VanZant Makes Moves

UFC Fight Night 69 is in the books and the rankings have been updated! Joanna Jedrzejczyk
 shook up the strawweight division with her dominant performance against Jessica Penne. Tatsuya Kawajiri defeated Dennis Siver this past Saturday in Berlin, Germany and jumped up three spots to number twelve in the featherweight division as a result! After...

Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...

Jun 8, 2015 4:16 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Hendo Back in the Mix, Rothwell Makes Moves

Another UFC event has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated accordingly. There are some odd changes this week, but everything seems to be in order for the stars of Fight Night 68. Dan Henderson made his way into the middleweight rankings. Previously unranked, Hendo took the thirteenth spot above Robert...

Jun 5, 2015 10:08 am

Michael Johnson vs. Beneil Dariush set for UFC Fight Night 74

A key lightweight bout between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush is the latest addition to August’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Nashville. UFC officials announced the fight today via FOXSports.com. Michael “The Menace” Johnson (16-8 MMA) was most recently seen in action at February’s UFC Fight Night event in Brazil, where he earned a...

Jun 5, 2015 12:38 am

REMINDER: Tickets Go On Sale Today For UFC on FOX 16 in Chicago

The world famous octagon will return to Chicago next month for UFC on FOX 16. The twelve bout fight card is headlined by a bantamweight title fight rematch featuring current champ T.J. Dillashaw (11-2 MMA) taking on former title holder Renan Barao (33-2 MMA). Dillashaw and Barao initially squared off at UFC 173 in May...

Jun 3, 2015 5:34 am

2015 IBJJF Full Result

Hey Jiu-Jitsu fans, did you miss the IBJJF World Jiu-Jitsu Championships this past weekend? Check out a list of the winners below! Adult Male Team – Worlds 2015 1 – Alliance – 121 2 – PSLPB Cicero Costha – 72 3 – Atos Jiu-Jitsu – 58 4 – Gracie Barra – 43 5 – GF...

Jun 1, 2015 3:05 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Weidman Making Moves In P4P, Condit Stays Put

We are one week removed from Chris Weidman’s successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense at UFC 187 and he is still making moves in the rankings. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson got kicked out of spot number-two in favor of “The All American”, and Anderson Silva dropped two spots to number twelve. Donald Cerrone made an odd...