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Jun 6, 2015 11:08 pm

Brian Ebersole retires following his UFC FN 68 loss to Omari Akhmedov

Following his TKO loss to Omari Akhmedov at tonight’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans, mixed martial arts veteran Brian Ebersole announced his retirement from the sport. Ebersole competed in an incredible 70 bouts during his MMA career, earning 51 victories to his credit. Brian fought in many different weight classes, including lightweight...

Jun 6, 2015 10:46 pm

UFC FN 68 Bonus Report: Ortega, Tavares and 2 others win big!

Tonight’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans delivered in a big way! The card featured some highly entertaining fights and included seven first-round finishes. Four UFC fighters walked away from the event with bonuses. Dustin Poirier, Shawn Jordan, Brian Ortega and Thiago Tavares all pocketed an extra $50,000 for their efforts. Poirier and...

Jun 6, 2015 9:27 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Henderson Does What He Does Best, KO’s Boetsch In 28 Seconds

The main event between UFC middleweights Dan Henderson and Tim Boetsch just went down. Fighters touched gloves. Boetch swung first, then it was all Henderson. The MMA legend began trading strikes with Boetch, then caught him. Boetsch wobbled but did not go down. It was a big right hand. Henderson immediately clinched with him and...

Jun 6, 2015 8:59 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Rothwell Chokes Mitrione Out In Under Two Minutes

The heavyweights took to the octagon in the co-main event. Ben Rothwell tried to touch gloves. Matt Mitrione just stood back and didn’t come forward. Mitrione looked to use his speed and movement. Rothwell caught him with a good punch, then went for the thai clinch. Mitrione put his hands up to prevent the knee....


Jun 6, 2015 8:32 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Poirier Makes Quick Work Of Medeiros, Finishes It In Round 1

  UFC lightweights Dustin Poirier and Yancy Medeiros squared off in a highly anticipated match up. Medeiros came out and threw a punch and body kick first. The two went at it right away. Poirier caught him with a big punch that put him down. Medeiros recovered but then got dropped again with a punch....

Jun 6, 2015 8:11 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Ortega And Tavares Put On A Show But Ortega Ends It In The Third

Third fight on the main card featured grapplers Thiago Tavares and Brian Ortega. Tavares came out and took the center of the octagon. He pushed forward and threw a few big punches before taking Ortega down. Right away Ortega went for an armbar. From there he switched to a triangle. That didn’t work either. Tavares...

Jun 6, 2015 7:36 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Birchak Gets KO Finish Over Soto In Round 1

In te second with of the main card, Joe Soto squared off against Anthony Birchak. Both fighters came out quick. Right away Birchak looked to be the aggressor, moving forward with his punches. Birchak grabbed the head of Soto, in the clinch and tried for a knee to the body. It didn’t seem to land...

Jun 6, 2015 7:20 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Rivera KO’s Caceres In Under 3o Seconds

The main card kicked off with a bantamweight fight between Alex Caceres and Francisco Rivera. Both fighters came in on two fight losing streaks, and both men had lost to Urijah Faber in one of those two losses (just a fun fact). Caceres landed first with a big body kick. He came in again and...

Jun 6, 2015 6:57 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Jordan lands big heel kick, finishes Lewis with punches

A heavyweight bout finished up tonight’s prelim fights, as Derrick Lewis (12-3 MMA) took on Shawn Jordan (17-6 MMA). “The Black Beast” came out swinging to start the fight, chasing Shawn Jordan across the octagon while throwing some huge right hands. Lewis pressured Jordan against the cage but Shawn was able to scramble free. Jordan...

Jun 6, 2015 6:30 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Akhmedov defeats Ebersole via TKO (knee injury)

Welterweights Omari Akhmedov (14-2 MMA) and Brian Ebersole (51-16-1 MMA) squared off in the fifth bout of the evening. Akhmedov quickly took the center of the cage and landed a big kick to the body of Ebersole. Akhmedov continued to utilize his kicks, battering the legs of his veteran welterweight opponent. Akhmedov fired off a...

Jun 6, 2015 6:13 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Wade out-wrestles Giagos, earns unanimous decision win

The fourth fight of the evening featured lightweights Christos Giagos (11-3 MMA) and Chris Wade (9-1 MMA). Chris Wade began the fight by throwing a leg kick. Giagos pressed forward and attempted a takedown, but Wade was able to scramble and remain on his feet. Wade landed a stiff jab and followed that up by...

Jun 6, 2015 5:42 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Proctor submits Edwards in final seconds of round three

The third fight of the evening featured a lightweight bout between Justin Edwards (8-4 MMA) and Joe Proctor (10-3 MMA). Proctor started off with some early leg kicks. Edwards moved forward with punches and pushed Proctor into the clinch. Proctor attempted some knees from the clinch, but Edwards pulled away and fired off some shots....

Jun 6, 2015 5:10 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Jake Collier earns split-decision win over Ricardo Abreu

The second fight of the evening featured the middleweights, as Ricardo Abreu (5-0 MMA) took on Jake Collier (8-2 MMA). Collier landed a couple of good jabs to begin round 1, and Abreu returned fire with some solid left hooks of his own. Both men were happy to stand and trade early on, but it...

Jun 6, 2015 4:26 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Quinonez submits Morales early in the first-round

The first fight of the night featured the bantamweights. Leonardo Morales (4-1 MMA) took on Jose Quinonez (3-2 MMA). Both men started out quickly, Leonardo Morales landed a good leg kick and Jose Quinonez came forward with punches. The fighters moved in to the clinch position and Quinonez scored an early takedown, landing in side...

Jun 6, 2015 12:19 pm

UFC Fight Night 68: ‘Hendo vs. Boetsch’ Results

UFC Fight Night 68: ‘Dan Henderson vs. Tim Boetsch’ went down Saturday in New Orleans. The MMA legend took on ‘The Barbarian’ and returned to greatness in quick order. Here’s the full results: Main Card: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) Tim Boetsch vs. Dan Henderson- Dan Henderson wins via KO at :28 of round...

Jun 5, 2015 11:21 am

UFC’s Francisco Rivera On Eye injury: ‘It Could Have Ended My Career’

After a scary eye injury suffered during his fight with Urijah Faber, UFC fighter Francisco Rivera is ready to return to the cage and is grateful it wasn’t worse. “I was scared. When it happened, I didn’t know what eye he poked. That’s what it felt like. It felt like his whole hand went in...

Jun 5, 2015 12:36 am

WSOF’s Lance Palmer: ‘I Wont Fight In UFC For Under $100K’

  World Series of Fighting featherweight champion and Team Alpha Male fighter Lance Palmer is set to ┬ádefend his belt tonight at WSOF 21. Palmer talked to MMAFighting and mentioned that he is fine where he is, at WSOF, but of course the goal is always to fight the best in the best organization. So...

Jun 4, 2015 5:51 pm

Bellator Says Goodbye To 8 Fighters, Including A Former PRIDE And UFC Vet

Bellator MMA has parted ways with 8 fighters on its roster. Among the 8, probably most notable is former Pride and UFC fighter Rameau Sokoudjou. Here’s the full list below: Rafael Silva Antonio Duarte Alejandro Villalobos Jesse Juarez Curtis Millender Razak Al- Hassan Rameau Sokoudjou Julio Cesar Neves Bellator is continuing to grow their roster...

Jun 4, 2015 3:32 pm

Luke Barnatt Gets The Axe, Cut From The UFC

  According to the UFC middleweight himself, via his Instagram, he has been released from the UFC. He just fought and lost to Mark Munoz, in his retirement fight, in Manila. That was his third straight loss, with two by split decision and one unanimous. Before those losses he was 8-0 in his professional career....

Jun 4, 2015 11:40 am

Top UFC Lightweight Moves To Mining For Money

This UFC lightweight, once ranked as the number one contender, has stepped out of the cage and into the mine. T.J. Grant has been out of competition since 2013, after suffering a concussion during training. He was scheduled to fight Benson Henderson, the champion at the time, but pulled out because of the injury. Grant...

Jun 3, 2015 5:58 am

UFC Fighters React To New Drug Testing Policy

The UFC just announced its new drug testing policy and here’s what the MMA world had to say about it! I'm very proud of the @ufc for taking a serious position on #PEDs. I hope they follow through with everything and clean this sport up. — Tim Kennedy (@TimKennedyMMA) June 3, 2015 I know some...

Jun 3, 2015 5:58 am

UFC Doc Made Magic Happen On Raquel Pennington’s Face

Raquel Pennington is thankful for what the UFC doctors were able to do with her face. Pennington suffered a really bad gash to her forehead during a fight in the octagon and now, six months later, it’s basically unnoticeable thanks to the UFC doctors. Check out the pictures below! I couldn't be more impressed with...

Jun 3, 2015 5:55 am

UFC Fighters React To Caitlyn Jenner

Caitlyn Jenner was revealed to the world on the cover of Vanity Fair and everyone seemed to have an opinion about her. See what the MMA world had to say about the Olympic gold medalist. https://twitter.com/illwillbrooks86/status/605435001308479489 Caitlyn Jenner lookin good for her 60's cmoan — Anthony Gutierrez (@Sharkbait816) June 1, 2015 Also holy crap, Caitlyn...

Jun 3, 2015 5:50 am

UFC Announces ‘Most Comprehensive Anti-Doping Policy’ In Professional Sports

The UFC press conference just wrapped up a little while ago and boy was there was big news. The promotion just announced their new anti-doping policy and enlisted the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) as it’s independent administrator. Below you will see some of the highlights of the new drug-testing policy:       UFC...

Jun 2, 2015 5:15 am

UFC President: ‘Thank God I’m Not NFL Commissioner’

UFC boss Dana White has a tough job and takes a lot of heat from fighters, media and fans, but he thinks there’s one man that has it even worse. White recently talked to Palm Beach Post about several topics relating to the UFC. White was asked about dealing with unions and if he’s glad...

Jun 1, 2015 7:59 am

Medical Suspensions Report: UFC Fight Night 67 Edition

UFC Fight Night 67 has come and gone and the medical suspensions are in. Thiago Alves walked out of the octagon with a deformed nose by time Condit was done with him, and he will be serving a 180 day medical suspension because of it. Tom Breese will also serve a major medical suspension of...

Jun 1, 2015 6:44 am

Female UFC Fighters Beat Up Dirtbag Who Sexually Harassed Their Friend at a Club

Chivalry tends to disappear when it is late-night in a dark club. Some men think it is okay to get physical with women in the club without even knowing them, and sometimes the ladies approve of it. However, one dirtbag allegedly decided to grab the backside of one of UFC fighter Leslie Smith’s friend and...

May 31, 2015 7:30 pm

WATCH! O’Connell’s Hilarious UFC Weigh-In Shenanigans

Despite having some of the most exciting fights on the card hand possessing two knockout victories in a row, Sean O’Connell is actually known for his shenanigans at the weigh-ins. Whether he’s taking selfies, playing rock paper scissors or booping his opponent on the nose, he is always entertaining! What should he do next? Share...