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Jan 27, 2016 8:06 am

UFC once again targeting Ferguson vs. Nurmagomedov

Prior to Khabib Nurmagomedov injuring his ribs at the end of last year, he was booked to return to the Octagon to fight Tony Ferguson in the co-main event of The Ultimate Fighter 22 finale. Nurmagomedov was replaced by Edson Barboza, who lost to Ferguson via 2nd round submission in what was ultimately the Fight...

Nov 23, 2015 7:51 pm

Have What It Takes to be “TUF” Enough In The UFC?

The UFC announced Season 23 of “The Ultimate Fighter” TUF today. TUF originally broadcasted on Spike TV from 2005-2011, then FX from 2012-2013, and now viewing on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. Memorable episodes from Season 5 included Hall of Famer BJ Penn as coach for Team Penn, with future UFC veterans Gray Maynard,...

Nov 16, 2015 9:00 am

‘UFC Fight Night 78’ card finalized with twelve fights

The UFC returns this weekend as the dust from Rousey versus Holm begins to settle from UFC 193. “UFC Fight Night 78 – Magny vs. Gastelum” takes place in the Monterrey Arena in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico on Nov. 21 for the finale of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 2.” The main event features a...

Sep 28, 2015 11:22 am

UFC strawweight quits her job and moves to Montreal to pursue dream

When you are working toward a specific goal and looking to achieve a dream, only the luckiest of people have moment where everything becomes clear and it all just “clicks”. For UFC strawweight Randa Markos, that moment happened this past weekend when she decided to quit her day job and move to Montreal to pursue...

Sep 28, 2015 1:00 am

Felice Herrig is SMOKING HOT in her new Muscle & Fitness photoshoot

Felice Herrig has been a bit of a journey-woman in mixed martial arts. While fellow female fighters Ronda Rousey, Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino, and Gina Carano get credited for being pioneers of women’s mixed martial arts, Herrig did her part in fighting around the country with the likes of Bellator and Invicta. The strawweight built a...

Sep 27, 2015 1:09 am

WATCH! Felice Herrig is getting back into fight mode!

UFC strawweight Felice Herrig is looking to get back into the octagon for the first time since her tough loss to Paige VanZant back in April. The “Ultimate Fighter” alum didn’t find success during the competition on Fox Sports 1, but she won her official octagon debut against Lisa Ellis during the finale. Now, Herrig...

Sep 26, 2015 12:01 am

That Time Gray Maynard Knocked Himself Out

Back in 2007 at ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ 5 Finale Gray Maynard and Rob Emerson entered the octagon and went to battle. In the second round of their fight, Maynard was able to get a hold of Emerson, pick him up and slam him down. Then, we saw a rather confusing turn of events. Maynard was...

Sep 21, 2015 6:18 pm

Frankie Edgar eyeing title fight with win over Chad Mendes

The stage was set at “UFC 189” for Conor McGregor to finally square off with Jose Aldo in their highly anticipated title fight. Plans crumbled, however, when Aldo suffered a rib injury and Dana White was forced to go on the hunt for a last-minute replacement. Former UFC Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar expected opportunity to...

Sep 14, 2015 3:43 pm

NSAC postpones Palhares’ and Magalhaes’ hearings

The Nevada State Athletic Commission were extremely busy Monday evening and will likely continue to be for the coming weeks as they field calls and e-mails for their verdict on the Nick Diaz case. Diaz was dealt a five year suspension for failing his post-fight UFC 183 drug test and was fined 33% of his...

Sep 14, 2015 6:53 am

Thomson On Nurmagomedov: He reminds me of Frankie Edgar

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s rise toward the top of the UFC’s lightweight division did not happen overnight. The Sambo master managed to fly under the radar while he built an impressive win streak before coming out of his shell to show the world he has what it takes to become the company’s lightweight champion by dominating Thiago...

Sep 13, 2015 6:08 pm

Booking Roundup: “The Karate Hottie” Lands a Top 5 Fight!

It has been a major week for news as well as a MAJOR week in fight announcements! Find out what “The Karate Hottie” Michelle Waterson, Tatsuya Kawajiri, Thomas Almeida and Gabriel Gonzaga are fighting by checking out this week’s “Booking Roundup”! Bellator 144 Brennan Ward and Dennis Olsen has been added to the main card...

Sep 13, 2015 4:14 pm

White says Edgar will step in at UFC 194 if McGregor or Aldo get injured

Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor are set to finally square off in the octagon at “UFC 194” in December to settle who is the true UFC Featherweight Champion. The two were originally supposed to meet at “UFC 189”, but Aldo suffered a rib injury causing him to pull out of the fight. Instead, McGregor fought...

Sep 12, 2015 2:31 pm

No Bears? Khabib Trains In The Russian Wilderness

Undefeated UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to return to action against the dangerous Tony Ferguson at ‘The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale’, which will take place on Dec. 11 in Las Vegas. It will be the first time Khabib has fought since he beat Rafael dos Anjos in April of 2014. That was before Dos...

Sep 5, 2015 6:21 am

ODDS! Frankie Edgar Opens As Early Favorite Over Chad Mendes

    The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale will feature a headlining fight between two of the best featherweights in the world when former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar takes on Team Alpha Males’ Chad Mendes in a fight that should produce the next title challenger. The fight will go down just a day before UFC...

Sep 3, 2015 11:07 am

WATCH! Faber: ‘McGregor’s Only Real Advantage Is His Size’

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor and Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber will not fight at the end of the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter, where they coach opposite of each other. Instead, McGregor will fight Jose Aldo the day after the Finale at UFC 194 and Faber is still without a fight. But,...

Aug 31, 2015 8:15 pm

Faber misjudged Mendes’ conditioning vs. McGregor

“UFC 189” is arguably the grandest stage Chad Mendes has ever performed on. It was the featherweight’s third opportunity at gold, but a drastically short training camp cut into his performance in July against Conor McGregor. McGregor attacked the body early and often. While Mendes showed rays of brilliance throughout the fight with his takedowns,...

Aug 31, 2015 7:37 am

WATCH! Faber breaks down his bathroom brawl with McGregor

Urijah Faber tells the story of how he and Conor McGregor got into a confrontation in a bathroom before “The Notorious” stepped on the scales for the UFC 189 weigh ins. McGregor made weight and the scuffle was a non-issue, but it became clear to everybody involved that there was bad blood between the two....

Aug 30, 2015 5:45 pm

Booking Roundup: Frankie Edgar and Chad Mendes finally meet!

Everybody from featherweight Frankie Edgar to heavyweight Stefan Struve were all assigned new fights this week! Catch up with the going-ons of the promotion in this week’s “Booking Roundup”! Ultimate Fighter Season 22 Finale: Chad Mendes Gets “The Answer” UFC featherweights Chad Mendes and Frankie Edgar have recently taken to social media to call each...

Aug 30, 2015 5:01 am

TUF Rematch –– Hayder Hassan vs. Vicente Luque For UFC on FOX 17

Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber’s season of “The Ultimate Fighter” may be right around the corner, but a major bout featuring the last season of the show has just been announced! The last season of the reality show pit rival gyms American Top Team and Blackzilians against each other in a battle for supremacy. ATT’s...

Aug 30, 2015 1:00 am

Bill Goldberg photobombs Nick Diaz and Urijah Faber’s picture!

The worlds of pro wrestling and MMA often clash in the strangest of ways. UFC’s Urijah Faber and Nick Diaz were at the GLORY fights earlier in the summer and ran into former WWE and WCW world champion Bill Goldberg! Goldberg is a spokesperson for GLORY Kickboxing in North America, but is still down to...

Aug 30, 2015 1:00 am

For $1,000 you can own Karate Hottie’s sweaty Reebok shorts

UFC President Dana White has said several times that the company’s exclusive sponsorship deal with Reebok will help take the sport to the next level in mainstream. Reebok has taken over the octagon with their official fight gear and, for better or for worse, UFC is going to capitalize on selling “fight worn” gear! Much...

Aug 24, 2015 1:30 pm

Frankie Edgar accepts Max Holloway’s challenge, wants to fight in December

New Jersey’s Frankie Edgar sits atop the featherweight division as the only man under champions Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. Often overlooked by officials, Edgar sure isn’t forgotten when it comes to fighters looking to take a step up in competition. Fifth-ranked featherweight Max Holloway called out “The Answer” to a potential bout in Hawaii....

Aug 20, 2015 5:28 pm

For UFC Champion McGregor Every Wednesday Is New Suit Day

Is Conor McGregor ever not in a suit? The UFC’s interim featherweight champion is currently filming the new season of The Ultimate Fighter opposite of Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber. The show is shot in Las Vegas, so McGregor’s still staying the in the infamous Mac Mansion. He took to Twitter to share with everyone...

Aug 15, 2015 8:35 am

UFC Middleweight Suspended For Spitting On Opponent

On Thursday, UFC middleweight Caio Magalhaes was issued a temporary suspension pending a hearing on Sept. 14. He will then appear before the commission to answer for a complaint of unsportsmanlike conduct. The event in question is from after his loss to Josh Samman at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 21 Finale on July 12, 2015....

Aug 9, 2015 2:00 am

WOO! Urijah Faber does his best Ric Flair Impersonation — WATCH!

The transition from “The California Kid” to “The Nature Boy” is complete! Go behind the scenes at the filming of “The Ultimate Fighter 22” with Urijah Faber as he does his best impersonation of WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair! Flair Friday with @urijahfaber #RolexWearing A video posted by Cody Garbrandt (@cody_nolove) on Aug 7,...

Jul 20, 2015 6:47 am

Go Behind the Scenes of ‘TUF: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’

Now that “The Ultimate Fighter: Blackzilians vs. American Top Team” is in the books, it’s time to film the next season! It was revealed during the TUF 21 Finale that the next season’s coaches would be none other than UFC Interim Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber. While the two will not be fighting...

Jul 13, 2015 2:18 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Conor McGregor Soars into P4P List

“UFC 189” and “The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians” Finale are both in the books and the rankings received a major facelift. Conor McGregor ended an amazing night of fights with a performance that won him the UFC Interim Featherweight Championship. As a result of this, McGregor has hopped above Mendes and Edgar as the #1...