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Aug 10, 2016 3:10 pm

VIDEO | Backstage footage shows Cyborg crying during UFC 198 weight cut

Current Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is one of the best female fighters on the planet. Cyborg made her octagon debut at UFC 198 this past May where she scored a first-round TKO victory over Leslie Smith in a catchweight bout contested at 140-pounds. Cris has always stated that it would be impossible for...

Aug 10, 2016 11:01 am

Georges St-Pierre officially begins USADA process to return to the UFC

It’s been nearly 3 years since Georges St-Pierre set foot in the Octagon. In that time, rumors have continued to surface regarding the former welterweight kingpin’s potential return to the Octagon. The rumors reached an all-time high in recent months when St-Pierre reportedly reached out for a middleweight title fight with Michael Bisping. In addition,...

Aug 10, 2016 10:56 am

Conor McGregor feels confident going to the ground with Nate Diaz at UFC 202

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has widely been criticized for what many believe to be a lack of a ground game. Ahead of his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz on August 20th, McGregor brought in elite level BJJ black belt Dillon Danis to help him prepare for the ground game of Diaz. According to...


Aug 10, 2016 10:54 am

VIDEO | Meet Teruto ‘Yashabo’ Ishihara, the UFC’s new ‘naughty boy’

ISHIHARA YASHABO from inspire on Vimeo. Teruto Ishihara was a hit at UFC Fight Night 92 this past weekend. Ishihara had a spectacular first round finish over his opponent Horacio Gutierrez and caught a lot of attention with a recent interview he did talking about his motivation for everything simply being girls. Check out this...

Aug 10, 2016 10:11 am

PHOTO | Nate Diaz looking jacked days ahead of UFC 202 rematch with Conor McGregor

UFC star Nate Diaz is set to rematch UFC featherweight champion Conor McGegor in another non-title welterweight competition in just 10 days. Late Tuesday, Diaz who usually fights at 155 pounds posted a photo showing off his more muscular physique. Diaz confirmed to the media during the UFC 202 conference call that he was weighing...

Aug 10, 2016 9:18 am

Conor McGregor: I should be a 2-division UFC champion

Earlier this year, just months after knocking out Jose Aldo to claim the UFC featherweight championship, Conor McGregor was slated to fight Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship at UFC 196. Unfortunately, dos Anjos pulled out of the fight just 2-weeks before the event was slated to take place. Ultimately, the UFC selected...

Aug 10, 2016 1:38 am

VIDEO | UFC Octagon Girl Jhenny Andrade works the hula hoop in slow motion

What would Wednesday be like without a #WCW to help you realize you’re halfway through the work week? Check out UFC Octagon Girl Jhenny Andrade in this absolutely mesmerizing video of her working the hula hoop in slow motion. Don’t worry, you’re not the only one that watched it more than once.

Aug 9, 2016 3:37 pm

UFC fighter flagged by USADA, won’t face suspension

News surfaced this week that ‘Ultimate Fighter: China’ winner Ning Guangyou failed a drug test for Clanbuterol. The failed drug test stems from a random out-of-competition drug test back in May. Interestingly enough, Guangyou will not be suspended for the infraction given that since 2011, WADA has been aware that failed drug tests for Clanbuterol...

Aug 9, 2016 1:38 pm

Conor McGregor claims he has gone 412 rounds with middleweights for UFC 202 camp

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has what he calls the biggest fight of his life coming up in just 11 days. “The Notorious” will get his chance to avenge his only loss in the UFC in a non-title welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz. McGregor posted a photo to social media saying, “Round four hundred and...

Aug 9, 2016 1:33 am

Rafael dos Anjos tells Conor McGregor if they fought at UFC 196, ‘you would be dead’

Could you imagine what would have happened if Conor McGregor fought Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight belt back in March like it was originally planned? Would Rafael dos Anjos still be holding the lightweight belt with a giant win over “The Notorious”? Would Conor McGregor be the UFC featherweight and lightweight champion? McGregor...

Aug 8, 2016 10:50 pm

John Kavanagh: There’s “no excuses” if Conor McGregor loses at UFC 202

After Conor McGregor was handed his first UFC loss at the hands of Nate Diaz back in March at UFC 196, the featherweight champ refused to make excuses for the loss, simply chalking the situation up to an “inefficient use of energy”. Ahead of the pair’s rematch at UFC 202 on August 20th, McGregor’s coach,...

Aug 8, 2016 1:18 pm

Ben “Killa B” Saunders cut from the UFC?

Despite going 3-1 in his second run in the UFC, it looks like Ben “Killa B” Saunders may have been cut by the UFC for the second time in his professional MMA career. According to Treasure Island Resort & Casino, the TUF veteran is scheduled to compete at Fight Night at the Island on September...

Aug 8, 2016 12:08 am

VIDEO | UFC 202 Preview: Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2

Conor McGregor has what he calls the most important fight of his life coming up on August 20. “The Notorious” will get his chance to avenge his first loss in the UFC to Nate Diaz and the crew from UFC on FOX gave a glimpse of the mega fight as well as the co-main event...

Aug 7, 2016 2:15 pm

USADA did not expedite Brock Lesnar’s UFC 200 results

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar returned to the octagon after a five-year layoff and was able to defeat perennial contender Mark Hunt via unanimous decision at last month’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. Five days after the blockbuster event, the UFC was informed by its anti-doping partner USADA that Lesnar had tested positive...

Aug 7, 2016 1:56 pm

UFC Fight Night 92 Reebok Fighter Pay

Yair Rodriguez defeated Alex Caceres via split-decision in the headlining bout of last night’s UFC Fight Night 92 event in Salt Lake City. The fighters from last night’s card took home a combined $137,500 from the promotions sponsorship deal with Reebok. The full UFC Fight Night 92 UFC Athlete Outfitting payouts included (via MMAJunkie): Yair...

Aug 7, 2016 1:40 pm

Nate Diaz clarifies his “The UFC played me again” post

Nate Diaz turned heads in late July when he tweeted his apparent displeasure with the UFC the day after appearing on Conan. Diaz announced on social media that the “UFC played me again,” along with the hashtag #trustnobody. However, on Friday’s UFC 202 media conference call Diaz clarified his tweet and its meaning: “It was...

Aug 7, 2016 12:59 pm

Two former champions removed from the UFC rankings

Earlier today news broke that current UFC interim light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had been removed from the UFC rankings. Well two other former UFC title holders were also removed from the UFC ranking over the weekend, as both Brock Lesnar and Lyoto Machida are no longer listed. Brock Lesnar defeated Mark Hunt via unanimous...

Aug 7, 2016 12:43 pm

Jon Jones removed from UFC rankings

Current UFC interim light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones was removed from the UFC rankings over the weekend. Jones was supposed to fight current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier in a title unification bout in the headliner of last month’s blockbuster UFC 200 event in Las Vegas, but was pulled from the card just...

Aug 7, 2016 12:16 pm

VIDEO | Take a look at Conor McGregor’s training camp for UFC 202

The piper will be paid, and the price will be high. A video posted by Coach Kavanagh (@coach_kavanagh) on Aug 6, 2016 at 2:00pm PDT Coach Kavanagh took a moment to film his star pupil, Conor McGregor, while training for his upcoming UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz. Conor was submitted by Nate in the...

Aug 6, 2016 10:22 pm

UFC Fight Night 92 Results: Yair Rodriguez defeats Alex Caceres

A featherweight bout between Yair Rodriguez (8-1 MMA) and Alex Caceres (12-8 MMA) served as the main event of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 92 event in Salt Lake City. Round one begins and Caceres starts off with a leg kick. He lands another and then follows up with a superman punch. Nice shot to the...

Aug 6, 2016 10:18 pm

VIDEO | UFC Fight Night 92 Clip – Alex Caceres lands some ninja combos on Yair Rodriguez

Nice combos from @BruceLeeroyGlow land!! What a crazy fight! #UFCSLC https://t.co/aVggySaGhK — #UFCSLC (@ufc) August 7, 2016 Yair Rodriguez and Alex Caceres met in the Octagon to headline UFC Fight night 92 on Saturday night in Salt Lake City, Utah. The two creative strikers were bouncing around the Octagon throwing strikes from all angles. Check...

Aug 6, 2016 10:09 pm

VIDEO | UFC Fight Night 92 – Dennis Bermudez Octagon Interview

UFC #8 ranked featherweight Dennis Bermudez notched another victory at UFC Fight Night 92 in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday night. Bermudez won a unanimous decision over Rony Jason and took the opportunity to call out former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar to a fight at UFC 205, which is set to take place...