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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...

Aug 6, 2016 9:34 pm

UFC Fight Night 92 Results: Dennis Bermudez defeats Rony Jason

A featherweight bout between Dennis Bermudez and Rony Jason served as the co-main event of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 92 event in Salt Lake City. Round one begins and Bermudez lands a jab to start. He lands a kick to the body of Jason. Rony fires back with a kick of his own. Bermudez pumps...

Aug 6, 2016 9:03 pm

UFC Fight Night 92 Results: Thales Leites submits Chris Camozzi

A middleweight bout between Chris Camozzi and Thales Leites took place during tonight’s UFC Fight Night 92 main card in Salt Lake City. Round one begins and Leites shoots in for a takedown. Chris defends and the fighters engage in the clinch. Leites presses Camozzi against the fence and looks to score with a trip....

Aug 6, 2016 5:33 pm

VIDEO | UFC Fight Night 92 Clip – Teruto Ishihara knocks out Horacio Gutierrez

Ishihara is a fan of three things. Money. Women. And knocking dudes out cold. #UFCSLC https://t.co/dzEAjsWl20 — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) August 7, 2016 Team Alpha Male’s Teruto Ishihara made quick work of Horacio Gutierrez at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night FS1 prelims. Check out Ishihara crumple Gutierrez with a huge left and followed up with...

Aug 6, 2016 5:22 pm

GIF | UFC Fight Night 92 Clip – Teruto Ishihara does provocative dance following huge KO over Horacio Gutierrez

"I'm feelin' myself, I'm feelin myself, feelin myself." #UFCSLC pic.twitter.com/J51swYMBkk — #UFCSLC (@ufc) August 7, 2016 Team Alpha Male’s Teruto Ishihara met Horacio Gutierrez in the Octagon to start the FS1 prelims and delivered fireworks in the very first round. Ishihara, who recently said that getting the knockout equates to getting the girls will surely...

Aug 6, 2016 4:57 pm

UFC Fight Night 92 Results: Cub Swanson defeats Tatsuya Kawajiri

A featherweight bout between veterans Cub Swanson and Tatsuya Kawajiri served as the featured fight of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 92 Fight Pass prelims in Salt Lake City. Round one begins and Kawajiri starts things off with back-to-back leg kicks. He misses with a front kick attempt. Kawajiri attempts a spinning back fist but it...

Aug 6, 2016 4:47 pm

VIDEO | UFC Fight Night 92 Clip – Tatsuya Kawajiri lands big right hand on Cub Swanson

HUGE right lands for @Crusher_MMA who then gets the takedown!! #UFCSLC on @UFCFightPass NOW https://t.co/84SGV8GjwU — UFC (@ufc) August 6, 2016 #5 UFC ranked featherweight Cub Swanson and #14 UFC ranked Tatsuya Kawajiri clashed in the Octagon in the UFC Fight Pass prelims on Saturday. Check out Kawajiri land a big right hand on Swanson...

Aug 6, 2016 1:21 pm

VIDEO | UFC Fight Night 92 Main Event Preview: Yair Rodriguez vs. Alex Caceres

UFC Fight Night 92 takes place in Salt Lake City Saturday night. Yair Rodriguez vs. Alex Caceres will serve as the main event as the two crafty strikers will both look to land another highlight finish and climb the rankings to a title shot. Take a look at the main event preview from the UFC...