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Jun 25, 2015 7:21 am

Reebok Picks Up New UFC Star In Jedrzejczyk

The UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk has joined fellow UFC stars Ronda Rousey, Johny Hendricks, Paige VanZant and Conor McGregor as Reebok endorsed athletes. Of course, Reebok will be the official apparel sponsor for everyone inside the octagon soon because of the sponsorship deal it inked with the UFC, but they have also chosen to...

Jun 25, 2015 6:57 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo Still Fighting On Twitter

The UFC released a statement on Jose Aldo’s injury and UFC 189 last night, basically saying that Aldo’s injury is not as bad as reported and still plans on fighting. If for some reason he can’t go, then they have contacted Chad Mendes to be prepared to step in if needed. So, looks like Aldo...

Jun 24, 2015 7:00 pm

BREAKING! UFC Releases Official Statement On UFC 189, Aldo’s In

  The UFC just released their official statement on UFC 189 and the injury news surrounding featherweight champion, Jose Aldo. Check out the full statement below: In light of recent reports regarding the status of UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, UFC has received official medical confirmation from several doctors that Aldo did not suffer a...

Jun 24, 2015 2:43 pm

UFC Production Offices Catch Fire, Dana White Questions The Universe

Things aren’t going so great for the UFC right now. On Tuesday news came out that Jose Aldo might be out of his fight with Conor McGregor at UFC 189 next month and now, well, now they are on fire. According to UFC president Dana White, the promotions production building caught fire on Wednesday. Check...

Jun 24, 2015 2:33 pm

Why The UFC Should Book Nate Diaz Vs. Conor McGregor

  Right now the MMA world is in a state of anticipation. We know that UFC champion Jose Aldo was hurt on Tuesday and that his chances of fighting at UFC 189 in two weeks are slim. There has been no official statement from the UFC on Aldo or on any changes to the night’s main...

Jun 24, 2015 12:58 pm

Patrick Cote vs. Josh Burkman added to UFC Fight Night 74

August’s UFC Fight Night 74 fight card continues to take shape, as officials recently announced that veteran welterweights Patrick Cote and Josh Burkman will square off at the event. Patrick “The Predator” Cote (21-9 MMA) was most recently seen in action at April’s UFC 186 event, where he scored a unanimous decision win over Joe...

Jun 24, 2015 12:38 pm

Erick Silva vs. Rick Story set for UFC Fight Night 74 in Saskatoon

A welterweight bout between Erick Silva and Rick Story will serve as the co-main event for the UFC’s debut in Saskatoon this August. UFC officials announced the news earlier today via a press release. Rick “The Horror” Story (18-8 MMA) was most recently seen in action at October’s UFC Fight Night event in Sweden, where...

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 24, 2015 11:13 am

Head Of UFC Europe Leaves Promotion

It was a sudden departure for UFC’s senior vice president and general manager of Europe, Middle East and Africa, David Allen. Allen was given the position just 6 months ago and was just seen running things at UFC Fight Night: Berlin this past weekend. MMAFighting confirmed that Allen has left the position due to ‘personal...

Jun 24, 2015 8:46 am

UFC Champ T.J. Dillashaw Believes Jose Aldo Planning To Retire Soon

UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw suffered a broken rib while training for his rematch with Renan Barao and had to pull out of the fight, so he knows a thing or two about what featherweight champion Jose Aldo is going through right now. Dillashaw called into Stud Show Radio and talked about the news and...

Jun 24, 2015 8:18 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo’s Injury On Twitter

There hasn’t been a lot of official information about Jose Aldo’s injury, or if he will be able to fight at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor, but we do have plenty of comments from fellow UFC fighters. Check it out: If Jose is out I'm willing to step in and beat @TheNotoriousMMA again!! @ufc @danawhite...

Jun 24, 2015 2:22 am

Several “UFC 189” Banners and Posters Taken Down at MGM Grand?

On Tuesday afternoon, it was confirmed that Jose Aldo suffered a fractured rib during a sparring session. The UFC Featherweight Champion was preparing for his clash with rival Conor McGregor in a fight which is currently still set to take place on July 11th at “UFC 189”. However, if Aldo’s injury is as serious as...

Jun 23, 2015 12:25 pm

UFC’s Ratner: ‘I believe we have the votes to get MMA in NY’

UFC Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Marc Ratner believes that the MMA bill has the votes it needs to get passed in the New York State Assembly. He spoke with MMAJunkie Radio about the possibility and said he believes it would get between 95-100 votes in it’s favor it went to a vote on the...

Jun 23, 2015 11:40 am

Hathaway Injured, Out Of UFC 189, Brandon Thatch Steps In

UFC welterweight John Hathaway was injured and forced out of his scheduled fight with Gunnar Nelson at next months UFC 189. The UFC confirms that now Brandon Thatch will step in and take his place, facing off against Nelson. Thatch was set to fight John Howard on the prelims of the same card, but Howard...

Jun 23, 2015 11:16 am

Phil Davis “All The Way Happy” He Left UFC For Bellator

Phil Davis has no complaints when it comes to being a Bellator fighter. The former top ranked UFC light-heavyweight left and signed with Bellator when his contract was up. Davis has not fought in his new promotion yet, but we now know when he will be fighting. It was announced that Davis will be one...

Jun 23, 2015 8:52 am

UFC 189: Aldo vs McGregor – Mystic Mac

Featherweight No. 1 contender Conor McGregor predicted back in 2008 that he would one day challenge for the UFC title, and now he has his chance at UFC 189 when he takes on the only featherweight champion – Jose Aldo – in UFC history. Benavidez: Paige VanZant Is Our Perfect Alpha Female

Jun 23, 2015 7:37 am

Ben Rothwell Calls Out Former UFC Champ Andrei Arlovski

“But any of these guys that are out there right now, you know you’re talking Werdum, Cain, JDS, Andrei Arlovski, Stipe. I think any one of them is going to build a good case for myself. So it really doesn’t matter in the grand scheme of things. I’m absolutely prepared for any one of them,...

Jun 20, 2015 6:56 am

UFC Fighters React To Kimbo’s TKO Win Over Ken Shamrock

The fight last night was entertaining to say the least. From the walkouts to the stoppage. After escaping what looked like an extremely tight rear naked choke, Kimbo got to his feet and started unloading on Ken Shamrock, eventually dropping him, then the referee stepped in and stopped the fight. Check out what the MMA...

Jun 17, 2015 4:44 pm

UFC Fighters Pay Tribute To Tupac Shakur

In honor Tupac Shakur’s birthday, a few UFC fighters decided to pay tribute to the legendary rapper yesterday. Check out how Nate Diaz, Tyron Woodley and Bec Rawlings showed respect: #raiseup #tupac http://t.co/stvo5inzuP — Nathan Diaz (@NateDiaz209) June 16, 2015 #TheRealest #TheiLLest #Goat #LongLivePac @2pac pic.twitter.com/jv8STH4D9R — Tyron T-Wood Woodley (@TWooodley) June 16, 2015 Today's...

Jun 6, 2015 12:52 pm

UFC Fighter Makwan Amirkhani: ‘NY Police Should Take Example From Me’

UFC fighter Makwan Amirkhani, best known for knocking out Andy Ogle with a flying knee just 8 seconds into his debut, has a suggestion for the New York police department. Amirkhani recently appeared on The MMA Hour and talked about a lot things, including a video he posted on Facebook, which shows him apprehending a...

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. Congrats to Caitlyn Jenner for being unafraid and committed to doing what's best for herself. #respect #peaceandblessings — Will Brooks ...

May 2, 2015 2:02 am

GSP: ‘I’m not interested’ In A UFC Return… Yet

Georges St. Pierre has made several appearances for the UFC in the recent weeks due to the fact that they just ran a card in his home country. Along with appearing at the event, St. Pierre also hosted a Q&A session along with Rory MacDonald. St. Pierre’s most recent media appearance was on UFC Tonight...

Apr 27, 2015 5:01 pm

WATCH! Rashad Evans Gives Take On Jones Incident, Thinks He Will Be Out Of UFC 187

Past opponent of Jon Jones and UFC light-heavyweight Rashad Evans talked to TMZ Sports about the Jones’ incident. Evans thinks that Jones will be pulled from his fight with Anthony Johnson. Check it out! By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 LOL! — D.C. Pokes At Khabib — ‘We’ve created a trash talking MONSTER!’

Apr 21, 2015 3:56 am

‘UFC on FOX 15’ Beats NHL Playoffs In Overnight Ratings

UFC middleweights Luke Rockhold and Lyoto Machida gave FOX just the bump it needed to defeat NHL on NBC in ratings! Dave Meltzer of MMAFighting reports that ‘UFC on FOX 15’ did a 0.9 rating and pulled 2.43 million viewers! This number is slightly higher than the 2.41 million viewers that the New York Rangers...

Apr 11, 2015 11:17 am

UFC Fight Night 64: Moraes Almost Finishes Lebout, but Earns Decision

Sergio Moraes is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu standout, but he spent the first ten minutes of the fight standing with Mickael Lebout. Lebout could not capitalize on this ten minute advantage and as a matter of fact— he was outstruck! Sergio Moraes finally took Mickael Lebout down with three minutes remaining in the final round. Moraes...

Mar 6, 2015 11:40 am

Watson Breaks His Silence, Clears Up Rumors On UFC Departure

  Things happened, and I have always always respected my name my work my work ethics my presence. I’ve always respected what I do and how I do it, because that’s what we do baby. And more than that I’ve always respected the athletes. … I’ll start by saying that Dana White, the Fertittas… always...

Mar 1, 2015 8:50 am

Rousey Will Shoot Movie Before Next UFC Fight

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey dispatched of Cat Zingano last night at UFC 184 in quick, and impressive fashion as she secured an armlock in just 14 seconds (See that HERE). After the win, everyone began asking ‘who’s next?’ however Rousey has other plans, and will film a movie before her next title defense....

Mar 1, 2015 8:16 am

UFC Fighters React To Holly Holm’s Successful UFC Debut

Yesterday in the co-main event of UFC 184, Holly Holm successfully made her UFC debut over a very game Raquel Pennington, as the pair fought a full 3 rounds. Ultimately, 2 of 3 judges gave Holm the nod, making her the winner via split decision. Below is a compilation of fighter Tweets regarding the bout,...

Feb 24, 2015 8:50 am

BEEFIN! UFC Veterans Talk Smack To Men With Zero Experience

Twitter is a place where smack talking is expected and respect is rarely earned. It’s like the wild west of the internet, mixed with elementary school intellects. (Not you reader, just everyone else.) Beef, smack talk, and fight callouts is just a normal day online, but when two UFC veterans take to calling out men...