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Aug 27, 2015 1:35 pm

Bellator Champ: ‘Fedor’s In Great Shape, Still Has His Speed And Power’

Current Bellator heavyweight champion has recently trained with Fedor Emelianenko and says the MMA legend hasn’t lost a step and is as good as ever ahead of his pending return to the sport. Vitaly Minakov, Bellator’s champ, says he trained with Fedor and learned a lot from ‘The Last Emperor’. He also mentioned that Fedor’s...

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 pm

‘Mayweather And Rousey Should Just Date Already!’

The feud between Ronda Rousey and Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been going on for quite some time now. Both are potentially the biggest stars in their respective sports and the fact that they keep throwing verbal shots at each other is obviously going to grab the attention of media and fans. But when is it...

Aug 27, 2015 9:44 am

Mayweather Fires Back –– ‘Last Time I Checked I Was #1 On Forbes’

Yesterday, UFC champ Ronda Rousey continued the back ad forth with Floyd Mayweather by attacking his reading abilities and saying she actually makes more than him per second. It was only the latest in a long stream of verbal jabs from each fighter. So of course, Mayweather had to issue a response and burn Rousey...

Aug 27, 2015 9:06 am

Jose Aldo Doesn’t Care About McGregor, Didn’t Watch UFC 189

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo says he didn’t think Chad Mendes was going to win at UFC 189, but didn’t bother to watch the fight to see if he was right. Aldo told MMAJunkie that he simply does not care about Conor McGregor and had no intentions of watching the fight, instead watched a soccer...

Aug 27, 2015 8:19 am

Conor McGregor: ‘I didn’t want to do TUF, it meant nothing to me’

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor (18-2 MMA) was reluctant to accept a coaching spot on the upcoming ‘The Ultimate Fighter: Season 22’ series. According to “Notorious”, the original plan was to have him coach TUF 22 opposite Chad Mendes, this if he had dethroned Jose Aldo at UFC 189 in Las Vegas. However, when...

Aug 27, 2015 7:59 am

‘Welcome To The UDC’ –– Dana’s Clip of The Day!

So, remember that time UFC commentator Mike Goldberg goofed on live TV and said ‘Welcome to the Defining Championship’? Yeah, it’s pretty great. Check out UFC president Dana White’s awesome clip of the day. Can you think of any other times UFC commentators have messed up on the air? If you can, sound off in...

Aug 27, 2015 7:58 am

Dillshaw And Cruz Exchange In Verbal Warfare

This is one of those fights that just has to happen, no questions asked, just book the fight asap. UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former champ Dominick Cruz have been circling each other for a while and now is the time. After Dillashaw’s complete domination of Renan Barao at UFC on FOX 16, it...

Aug 27, 2015 7:48 am

‘Nobody Wants To Fight Urijah Faber’

Apparently Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber is having a hard time finding anyone to step in the octagon with him. It was reported on Wednesday’s UFC Tonight that Faber really wants to fight during the big December weekend, where the TUF 22 Finale and UFC 194 will go back to back on Friday and Saturday....

Aug 27, 2015 7:33 am

McGregor Wanted To Fight Faber Before Aldo

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor (18-2 MMA) has been busy filming for the The Ultimate Fighter Season 22. “Notorious” is coaching the season opposite former WEC featherweight title holder Urijah Faber, however, the pair will not fight at the tournaments conclusion. According to McGregor, who is booked to fight Jose Aldo in the main event...

Aug 27, 2015 7:29 am

Frank Mir: ‘This Is The Best I’ve Ever Been’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir (18-9 MMA) is enjoying a career resurgence, this after earning back-to-back first-round knockout victories over opponents Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and Todd Duffee. The 36-year-old, who heard cries for his retirement following a four-fight losing skid that stretched from 2012-2014, recently told FOX Sports that he is not only still...

Aug 27, 2015 6:49 am

UFC’s Jordan Mein Retires At The Age Of 25

UFC welterweight Jordan Mein (29-10 MMA) has decided to hang up his gloves and retire from the sport of mixed martial arts. UFC officials announced the news on Wednesday night. While only 25-years of age, Mein was a veteran in the sport of MMA, having 39 professional bouts to his credit. “Young Gun” began his...

Aug 27, 2015 6:24 am

Jose Aldo And Conor McGregor Face-Off –– Again!

Here we go again. UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and interim champ Conor McGregor met face to face again and now we just have to wait until Dec. to actually see the fight happen, hopefully. It looks like the pic was snapped at The Ultimate Fighter gym during the filming of the upcoming season. Of...

Aug 27, 2015 2:58 am

Tate, Holm And Cyborg Hit Instagram Heavy –– Document ‘Fight Valley’ Movie

UFC bantamweights Miesha Tate and Holly Holm are currently filming a movie with Invicta FC champion Cristiane Cyborg, called ‘Fight Valley’ They’re shooting in Philadelphia and have been extremely busy on Instagram sharing all kinds of set photos and behind the scene stuff. Holm is now scheduled to take on Ronda Rousey at UFC 195,...

Aug 27, 2015 1:59 am

Girl Fight! ‘Rowdy’ No Friend Of Markos

It seems like the cast of The Ultimate Fighter 20 still have some bad blood to work out. Former cast members ‘Rowdy’ Bec Rawlings and Randa Markos are having a bit of a spat on social media. Well, that is, they probably would be if Markos hadn’t blocked Rawlings. Rawlings took to Twitter to slam...

Aug 27, 2015 12:34 am

Tour Luke Rockhold’s “Ghetto Palacio” — AKA All Access

[ooyala code=”d5ZWM3dzpy4reEoiRthRc2bDjdl9M2bd” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] AKA’s Luke Rockhold keeps it humble during his day-to-day routine. While not ideal by most people’s standards, the UFC’s middleweight #1 contender doesn’t mind the roughness of his “Staff only” sanctuary inside AKA Headquarters. Rockhold is set to square off with UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman in the...

Aug 27, 2015 12:02 am

Did Conor Have A Wardrobe Malfunction?

From the looks of this photo, it seems as though UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor might have had a pretty major wardrobe malfunction while on the set of The Ultimate Fighter. The photo, snapped by Team Alpha Male fighter and WSOF featherweight champ Lance Palmer, shows McGregor sitting down, possibly watching a fight, and...

Aug 26, 2015 6:40 pm

WSOF’s One Night Tournament Runs Into Major Problem

The World Series of Fighting has plans to put on an old school one-night, eight-man tournament, however a major detail about the location could derail those plans. Apparently, Washington State, where the event was planned, does not condone elimination tournaments and would not sanction the event. Now, the organization will have to work and find...

Aug 26, 2015 6:18 pm

Mark Munoz Is Happy With Retirement, Has ‘No Itch To Come Back’

Were you wondering if retired UFC middleweight Mark Munoz was thinking about a come back? Well according to the fighter, the answer is no. Munoz last fought on May 16 and then retired, leaving his gloves in the octagon, and said in a recent blog post for The Players Tribune that he has no intentions...

Aug 26, 2015 6:03 pm

Ratings Report: Holloway vs. Oliveira Fails To Deliver On FOX Sports 1

The lack of star power, airing on Sunday and major competition seemed to all hinder UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon this past weekend, as it brought in the third-lowest number of viewers for a prime time UFC Fight Night event that aired on FS1 this year. The event did 796,000 viewers, with the average for prime...

Aug 26, 2015 5:02 pm

Oliveira Released From Hospital With No Major Injuries

Look like UFC featherweight Charles Oliveira is on his way to recovery. In a statement released by the UFC, the promotion states that Oliveira was released from the hospital and will be traveling home. All tests for major chest, neck or throat injuries came back negative. The statement also said that he will be going...

Aug 26, 2015 4:10 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 75: Barnett vs. Nelson’ Set With 11 Bouts

UFC Fight Night: 75 is set with its official lineup. The event is scheduled to take place on Sept. 26 from Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. In the night’s main event we’ll get to see two fan favorite heavyweights square off, when Roy Nelson takes on Josh Barnett. Due to the obvious time difference,...

Aug 26, 2015 2:24 pm

Whittaker Focused On Finishing Bisping, Not Trash Talking Him

  “I’d be surprised if he trash talks me, to be honest. I don’t know what he can trash talk about me. Like you guys said, I’m kind of under the radar and I don’t really do in much (laughs). Yeah, I’m not super active on Twitter and everything anyways, so I most likely won’t...

Aug 26, 2015 1:17 pm

Johnson: ‘I’m going to take Nate Diaz’s Dignity In Our Fight’

The UFC announced what is now a highly anticipated lightweight fight between Nate Diaz and Michael Johnson on Monday and it looks like Johnson is already looking to start the pre-fight antics. In a recent interview with MMAJunkie, Johnson said that he fully plans on taking Diaz’s dignity away from him when they step inside...

Aug 26, 2015 10:47 am

Condit: ‘I Have To Get My Head Right For a Rematch With Nick Diaz’

UFC welterweight Carlos Condit is preparing for his title shot against the champ Robbie Lawler, which will take place at UFC 193, in Melbourne, Australia. Condit is coming off of an exciting win over the tough Thiago Alves, but still, there are those who think Johny Hendricks should be fighting Lawler for the third time....

Aug 26, 2015 9:12 am

‘UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia’ Drug Tests Results Revealed

Today the CABMMA, Brazil’s athletic commission, released the results of the ‘UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia’ drug tests. UFC 190 went down on Aug. 1 in Brazil, where UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey took on Bethe Correia in the night’s main event. It didn’t last long however, with Rousey landing a punch 34 second into...

Aug 26, 2015 8:54 am

Chael Knows! ‘Jon Jones Will Be Back Sooner Than You Think’

Does former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen know something the rest of the world doesn’t? The ‘Original Ganster’ himself recently said in an interview that former UFC light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, would be returning to the octagon ‘a lot sooner than you think.’ Sonnen has a knack for predicting things, so, do you think he...