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Aug 22, 2015 7:12 am

Holly Holm: ‘I Don’t Care Why The UFC Picked Me’

Does UFC bantamweight Holly Holm know why the UFC picked her to fight Ronda Rousey, instead of Miesha Tate? No, and she really doesn’t care. ‘The Preacher’s Daughter’ appeared on ‘America’s Pregame‘ and talked about the newly announced title fight. Perhaps the first question on everyones mind when Rousey announced she would be fighting Holm...

Aug 21, 2015 1:49 pm

Highlights From Today’s UFC Fight Night Saskatoon Open Workouts

This Sunday, August 23, fighters from around the world will square off on FOX Sports 1 as part of the “UFC Fight Night Saskatoon” event. Hawaii’s Max Holloway will try to earn another shot at Conor McGregor in the night’s main event against Charles Oliveira. Also on the card, a co-main event between Erick Silva...

Aug 19, 2015 1:17 pm

Michael Bisping vs. Robert Whittaker targeted for UFC 193

A middleweight bout featuring Michael Bisping taking on Robert Whittaker is being targeted for Novemeber’s UFC 193 event in Australia. The bout was first reported by ESPN and has since been confirmed by FOX Sports. Michael Bisping (27-7 MMA) was most recently seen in action at July’s UFC Fight Night 72 event in Scotland, where...

Aug 17, 2015 3:00 pm

“Jacare” Souza vs. Yoel Romero set for UFC 194

UFC 194 is shaping up to be the card of the year as a potential title-eliminator bout has been added to the main card. For the second time in 2015, it looks like Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Yoel Romero have agreed to fight! Let’s just hope it actually happens this time. Las Vegas Review-Journal reported...

Aug 14, 2015 1:36 pm

UFC 191 Complete, Official 11-Bout Lineup Revealed

UFC 191 is good to go with an 11-fight lineup set for Sept. 5 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The main event will be a highly anticipated rematch between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. A lot of people felt that their first fight was extremely close and Dodson very...

Aug 13, 2015 8:59 am

UFC’s Year-End Event To Take Place In Orlando

The final UFC card of the 2015 calendar year will take place in Florida, as officials announced that ‘UFC on FOX 17’ has been scheduled to take place on December 19 live from the Amway Center in Orlando. UFC officials announced the news on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight”, no fights have been announced for...

Aug 13, 2015 8:29 am

Liz Carmouche vs. Raquel Pennington set for UFC 191

A key women’s bantamweight bout between Liz Carmouche and Raquel Pennington is the latest addition to September’s UFC 191 event. The bout was announced on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight” on FOX Sports 1. Liz Carmouche (10-5 MMA) will return to action for the first time since April’s UFC Fight Night 63 event, where she...

Aug 8, 2015 2:59 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 73’ Results

UFC Fight Night: Nashville kicks off tonight at 6:30 PM ET on UFC Fight Pass. In the night’s main event we’ll see a light heavyweight scrap between Ovince Saint Preux and Glover Teixeira. Also on the main card will be an important lightweight battle between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush. During the prelims flashy striker...

Aug 7, 2015 2:38 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 73’ Weigh-In Results––2 Fighters Miss Weight

Tomorrow night the UFC takes over Nashville with UFC Fight Night 73. In the main event we’ll see light heavyweights Ovince Saint Preux take on Glover Teixeira. Also on the main card is a highly anticipated lightweight matchup between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush. Fan favorite Smile’n Sam Alvey will take on Derek Brunson as...

Aug 4, 2015 6:09 pm

UFC 190 Prelims Score Highest Ratings In FS 1 History?

It would seem that UFC 190’s Fox Sports 1 prelims did very, very well. According to a FOX Sports press release: Saturday night’s UFC preliminary bouts (8:00 PM – 10:00 PM ET) averaged 1,322,000 viewers, making it the third most-watched Pay-Per-View preliminary card in FOX Sports 1 history, and took the top spot in primetime...

Aug 4, 2015 12:25 pm

Matt Brown vs. Kelvin Gastelum Booked For UFC’s Next Trip To Mexico

The UFC’s next trip to Mexico, taking place on Nov. 21, will be headlined by a massive welterweight bout between Matt Brown and Kelvin Gastelum. Brown announced the fight on Great MMA Debate podcast, a show he co-hosts for FOX Sports. “It’s Kelvin Gastelum, Nov. 21, Monterrey, Mexico, main event, five rounds. Game on.” It...

Aug 2, 2015 10:56 am

UFC Eyeing McGregor/Aldo and Rousey/Tate for Cowboys Stadium

If the UFC sticks to the potential plan of putting Conor McGregor, Jose Aldo, Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate on the same card in Texas, they could shatter every record the likes of Brock Lesnar, Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre set. With Bethe Correia out of the picture, Rousey now has her sights set on...

Aug 1, 2015 5:56 pm

UFC 190 Results: Alves Chokes Taleb Out in Round 2

Warlley Alves gave the Brazilians something to cheer for when he forced Nordine Taleb to submit toward the end of the second round! It was the first stoppage on the Fox Sports 1 portion of the preliminaries. Alves impressed right off the bat with his ability to find a comfortable striking distance right off the...

Aug 1, 2015 5:31 pm

UFC 190 Results: Alcantara Batters Issa, Picks Up Decision Win

Iuri Alvantara and Leandro Issa kicked off the Fox Sports 1 preliminary portion of the fights with an exciting bantamweight bout! Issa’s fatigue impacted his performance throughout the fight and Alvantara eventually ran off with a decision win thanks to his striking superiority. Alcantara was quick to threaten the end of the fight as soon...

Aug 1, 2015 4:40 am

Miesha Tate Doubled Up On Sports Bras After UFC on FOX 16 Wardrobe Malfunction

“I doubled-up after I saw that. I didn’t see it, but I heard about it. I was like, ‘I’m putting on another sports bra, and I don’t care.’ It was a Reebok (sports bra), but it wasn’t part of the uniform. “I was like, ‘I don’t care. I’m putting it on. You can’t make me...

Jul 31, 2015 2:39 pm

‘UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia’ Weigh-In Results––1 Fighter Misses Weight

The time has come for UFC bantamweight champion and the ‘most dominant athlete’ to put her title on the line once more. She will look to defend it against undefeated Brazilian fighter Bethe Correia, in her home country. The fight goes down tomorrow night, with the early prelims starting at 7PM ET and later the...

Jul 30, 2015 5:38 am

UFC on FOX 16 Pulls In Average Of 2.8 Million Viewers

Last Saturday’s UFC on FOX 16, which took place in Chicago and featured a main event between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao for the bantamweight championship. The event brought in a good amount of viewers, averaging 2.8 million for the duration of the broadcast. via UFC press release: The exciting championship rematch at FOX UFC...

Jul 27, 2015 6:46 am

UFC Fight Night 73 set with 13 bouts!

The lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 73 event in Nashville. The fight card features a total of 13 bouts and is headlined by a light heavyweight contest between Glover Teixeira (22-4 MMA) and Ovince Saint Preux (18-6 MMA). Glover Teixeira will be looking to snap the first two-fight losing skid of...