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Oct 17, 2015 6:29 am

UFC Releases 5 Fighters, Including Marcus Brimage

Five UFC fighters have been handed their walking papers, and if rumors are true, more could be joining them. Marcus Brimage, Matt Van Buren, Christos Giagos, Roger Narvaez, and Chris Clements have all officially announced their release from the promotion via social media accounts. Marcus Brimage entered the UFC at the TUF 14 finale event...

Oct 4, 2015 10:01 am

UFC Fighters React To D.C. vs. Gustafsson Decision

Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson went to war in one of the best championship fights of the year! The two warriors left it all in the octagon for the right to become the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Cormier set the pace for an exciting fight when he executed a vicious slam on Gustafsson from at...

Sep 30, 2015 4:20 pm

Weidman Trying To ‘Not Get Super Excited ‘ About UFC Debut In New York

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman was a huge supporter of getting professional MMA legalized in New York, where he lives and trains. Unfortunately another year passed and it was another year that saw MMA stay illegal. That’s why even though the UFC recently booked an event at Madison square Garden for this April, in hopes...

Sep 29, 2015 12:17 am

WTF Clip Of The Day! UFC’s Yoel Romero Trains In Parking Garage With Unusual Methods

Here is the quintessential Yoel Romero gif: (cc @patrick_wyman, @pdlmma, @swarthyvillain, h/t @sbnlukethomas) pic.twitter.com/XOK6YK1jFE — Konas (@dynamic_jonas) June 12, 2015 Have you guys seen this? It’s a video of UFC middleweight Yoel Romero training. It’s from a little while back, but it’s so unusual it’s worth sharing. Romero can be seen training in a parking...

Aug 6, 2015 12:57 am

UFC’s Sam Alvey Wants To Quit Fighting To Be A Country Singer?

UFC’s Smile’n Sam Alvey recently took to Twitter and announced that he might be leaving the cage behind in search for a career in country music…with his baby daughter by his side. Ok, so maybe he’s not being serious, but then again, it is Sam Alvey, the same guy that spray tanned a sponsor logo...

Jul 30, 2015 7:09 pm

Anthony Johnson is now fighting Jimi Manuwa at UFC 191

Anthony Johnson vs. Jan Blachowicz is no longer happening. The good news for fight fans is that “Rumble” will still be fighting at September’s UFC 191 event in Las Vegas and against fellow knockout artist Jimi Manuwa. UFC officials announced the news today adding that Manuwa was recently cleared to resume training so they opted...

Jul 30, 2015 4:50 am

UFC Releases Statement On Wanderlei Lawsuit

Wanderlei Silva done messed up. The MMA legend, who has resorted to calling out the UFC every chance he gets on social media is now looking at a legal battle with the promotion. Yes, the UFC is going after Silva for his comments, specifically regarding the statement he made about them fixing fights. In a...

Jul 28, 2015 2:14 pm

UFC Hires Eric Winter As Senior VP Of Fight Pass

The UFC has hired Eric Winter to serve as Senior VP and General Manager of its digital streaming service Fight Pass. The announcement was made on Tuesday. Executive Vice President and Chief Content Officer of Fight Pass, Marshall Zelaznik, had this to say about the addition in a press release. “Eric’s unmatched experience in developing...

Jul 26, 2015 7:00 am

UFC Fighters React To TJ Dillashaw’s TKO Finish Of Renan Barao

The UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw picked up right where he left off, picking Renan Barao apart on the feet and eventually finishing him in the fourth round with a barrage of punches. The MMA world reacted and let their opinions be known on social media! Check it out! Looks like Barao is fighting like...

Jul 23, 2015 7:35 am

UFC Fighters React To ‘Stitch’ Duran Getting Fired (PT.2)

UFC fighters came out in hordes to support veteran cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Durn, who was fired from the UFC. Duran insists it was because he spoke out about the Reebok deal, stressing that all the cutman lost all their sponsorship money and had zero input on the new vests they wear. There were so many...

Jul 12, 2015 11:04 am

UFC Fighters React to McGregor’s TKO Win over Mendes

Conor McGregor walked into a blood-stained octagon last night at “UFC 189” and put on one of the most impressive performances of his career. While it wasn’t as dominant as his past wins, McGregor proved that he is championship material and can hang with the wrestlers in the featherweight division. Mendes proved to be no...

Jul 6, 2015 8:34 am

Ronda Rousey Defends UFC’s ‘Awesome’ Reebok Partnership

The UFC and Reebok partnership has been controversial, to say the least. When the details behind fighter compensation were released, both men and women of the octagon voiced their disapproval of the deal. While the payouts may not be exactly what they expected, UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey would consider herself lucky if she...

Jun 24, 2015 11:19 am

UFC Promising “Historic” Announcement At Month’s End

Fight fans, the UFC is going to announce something historic at the end of the month. There is no other information except for what they sent out in a mysterious tweet recently. Check it out: History in the making…LIVE on http://t.co/6BMGM9izue June 30, 2015 | 10am ET pic.twitter.com/0dXgaNMYce — UFC (@ufc) June 24, 2015 So let...

Jun 17, 2015 11:46 am

Revenge Fights A Must For UFC’s Mirko Cro Cop

The UFC heavyweight and all around MMA legend enjoyed getting his revenge against Gabriel Gonzaga and says he would like to go after a few more of the fighters that have beaten him over the years. Cro Cop said, on his website, that there are those who he wants to fight again, and those that...

Jun 14, 2015 10:16 am

Twitter Reacts to Alvarez’s Shocking Win over Melendez at UFC 188

Eddie Alvarez and Gilbert Melendez left it all in the octagon Saturday night at UFC 188. While their long awaited bout wasn’t the “fight of the year” critics thought it would be, Alvarez and Melendez showed a ton of fighting spirit in the second and third rounds that brought the crowd to their feet. Melendez...

Jun 14, 2015 6:47 am

Twitter Reacts to Werdum’s Dominant Victory over Velasquez at UFC 188

Fabricio Werdum walked into Mexico City, Mexico as the underdog but walked out with the gold slung over his shoulder. He matched Cain Velasquez’s pace in the opening round, then started to outwork the former champion in the second round before submitting him in the third. Not only did Werdum out-grapple the wrestler, but he...

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 4, 2015 4:08 am

Renan Barao Blames UFC For Loss To Dillashaw

Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao explains the reason for his loss to T.J. Dillashaw. The Brazilian told Portal do Vale Tudo that the UFC pressured him into fighting Dillashaw after Chris Weidman was injured and unable to fight on the scheduled card. He said he didn’t want to take the fight but did anyways...