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Jan 10, 2015 1:15 pm

Report: Rory MacDonald vs. Hector Lombard In The Works For UFC 186

A welterweight bout between two of the UFC’s elite is reportedly in the works for the their upcoming return to Montreal in April. Multiple reports are indicating that both Rory MacDonald and Hector Lombard have agreed to fight, however the UFC is stopping short of announcing this bout as official. UFC 186 is set to go...

Jan 10, 2015 12:22 pm

POSTER! “UFC 184: Weidman vs. Belfort”

UFC officials have released the official poster for February’s “UFC 184: Weidman vs. Belfort” event. UFC 184 takes place from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, on Feb. 28. In the co-main event Ronda Rousey defends her title against the undefeated Cat Zingano.

Jan 10, 2015 12:18 pm

Manager to NSAC: ‘Jon Jones can do coke, but this girl can’t take a flower?’

Yesterday we learned that UFC bantamweight fighter, Ashley Evans-Smith will likely be suspended, following an NSAC hearing on Monday, for using a banned substance to help her lose weight. She denies the allegations, however, the NSAC’s rulings, and drug tests are rarely overturned. The fighter manager fired off at the NSAC, through MMAFighting.com: “All her...

Jan 10, 2015 12:11 pm

Bethe: “I will fight Ronda in 2015”

“I never shy away from a brawl. I will beat her or anyone else by first-round knockout.” “If I could choose, I would love to go straight to the title fight, but it’s not my call. The UFC has a project for me, and we’ll follow it step by step. I will fight Ronda in...

Jan 10, 2015 12:09 pm

Shields Talks Jones: “I’ve made my mistakes as well”

“People don’t understand. Jon Jones is king of the world. It’s not like people randomly doing drugs. He’s probably with the richest people, the hottest girls, everyone trying to get him to party.” “It’s tough,” Shields said. “We have lives, too. We make mistakes. We do things. Obviously, I don’t think he should be doing...

Jan 10, 2015 11:33 am

Jacare “Won’t Be Mad” If Silva Gets Next Title Shot

“It doesn’t worry me, not at all. I don’t keep myself worried with this kind of stuff. It doesn’t concern me. I’m a Christian guy and give no attention for worldly things. If that happens, it’s because it was God’s choice, and I’ll support Anderson. I would be lying if I say that it wouldn’t...

Jan 10, 2015 11:27 am

Cody McKenzie: “I’d fight Dana White for free”

“I would love to fight Dana White. I’d love to beat him up. He talks bad about fighters all the time, disrespects fighters. Yeah, he’s a piece of work.” “It’s just a joke. I’ve heard stories about Dana tipping waitresses big money and it’s like, ‘Damn that’s more money than I get paid a year.’...

Jan 10, 2015 11:21 am

Weidman Drug Test Results Are In

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman was randomly drug tested by the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) on November 21, 2014, and his results have come back clean for any banned substances. CSAC Executive Officer, Andy Foster, informed MMAMania.com of the good news yesterday. The “All-American” will square off with Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort in the...

Jan 9, 2015 3:39 pm

UFC 181’s Ashlee Evans-Smith Tests Positive For Diuretic

UFC women’s bantamweight fighter Ashlee Evans-Smith tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide, a water pill that prevents the body from retaining salt and aids in weight-cutting, this according to the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The positive test result occurred after Evan-Smith’s UFC 181 loss to Raquel Pennington, who choked her unconscious at the event with a bulldog-choke....

Jan 9, 2015 2:52 pm

Not One Weight Lifted

“Typically I have two to three workouts a day, and they could include wrestling, striking, boxing, running up sand dunes, grappling, strength and conditioning, judo, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, swimming. And I actually don’t lift any weights at all. Every muscle people see on my body is for a task. Whenever I want to be able to...

Jan 9, 2015 2:00 pm

PHOTO! Reebok Sends Jon Jones T-Shirt For Being “Awesome”

UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones isn’t having the best week… Check it: haha awesome, @Reebok sent me a free t-shirt for being a good sport about the @Jonnybones Twitter mixup! Thanks! 😀 pic.twitter.com/hjNTYqSZqM — Jon Jones (@jonjones) January 9, 2015

Jan 9, 2015 11:42 am

Cowboy’s “Got A New Number”

As Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone prepares for his second bout in two-weeks, the top UFC lightweight is forced to address concerns regarding his last two outings against Benson Henderson. Sure, he lost both of them, he knows it, but “Cowboy” has one simple message for the doubters. <blockquote class=”twitter-tweet” lang=”en”><p>Every who thinks Ben has my number?...

Jan 9, 2015 11:32 am

Dan Henderson Gets The Last Laugh In Jon Jones Beef

“I enjoy the sport quite a bit and it’s fun for me to do. I love the challenge of it and everything else. Maybe it’s staying away from the cocaine that’s made me prolong my career so long. I’ve heard that [Jones] was doing these things for a couple years. I’ve said in a number...

Jan 9, 2015 11:28 am

Pettis: ‘Annoying Khabib Can’t Strike’

“He is definitely annoying. I feel like his striking is like an amateur level. He only gets by on his wrestling. He thinks his striking is going to be good enough to survive against me, take me down and grind me out for 25 minutes? He’s never done that. He’s never fought a main event...

Jan 9, 2015 11:23 am

Larkin: I feel like I’m on the juice

“When I’m training now with 170-pounders, truthfully, all bull aside, I feel like I’m on juice. This is a good weight for me and I feel strong. My stamina is crazy. I can’t really explain it, other than saying I feel like I’m on juice. Whatever juice feels like, I guess that’s what I feel...

Jan 9, 2015 11:19 am

War Machine Finds Jesus Behind Bars

Incarcerated MMA Fighter, War Machine has found god, and realized the errors of his ways. At least that’s what he’s preaching in his latest behind-bars blog. Check it: (VIA TWITTER) Where to begin? It’s sad to say that I am 1000 times more embarrassed of what I’m about to tell you, than I am of...

Jan 9, 2015 10:07 am

UFC 182 Prelims Second Most-Watched to Date on FOX Sports 1

Following a strong December that saw the fourth most-watched UFC FIGHT NIGHT on FOX Sports 1 on Saturday, Dec. 20, the momentum continued into January, with a stretch that UFC president Dana White says is the strongest January ever for the UFC. In fact, the month kicked off with record-setting shows around last Saturday’s much...

Jan 9, 2015 10:04 am

Seven Bouts Added To ‘Bellator: Pitbull vs. Strauss’

A seven-bout preliminary card for Bellator MMA’s first event of 2015, “Bellator: Pitbull vs. Straus,” is now official with the middleweights Dustin Jacoby(10-4) vs. John Salter (10-3), a 220-pound catchweight contest of Hector Carillo (5-6) vs. Everett Cummings (8-0), lightweights Steve Kozola (4-0) vs. Jonathan Rivera (4-0), lightweights Derek “The Barbaric” Anderson (11-1) vs. Danny Navarro (12-4), featherweights Fabricio Guerreiro(20-3) vs. Nick “No Limit” Piedmont...

Jan 9, 2015 10:00 am

WSOF 18: Moraes vs. Hill Set For February 12

    Reigning World Series of Fighting world bantamweight (135 pounds) champion Marlon Moraes (13-4-1) of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. via Nova Friburgo, Brazil will put his coveted Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) title on the line for the first time against undefeated rival Josh Hill (10-0) of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada in the main event of a...

Jan 8, 2015 6:40 pm

Roland Delorme let go by the UFC

Canadian bantamweight fighter “Stunning” Roland Delorme (9-4, 1 NC MMA) has received his walking papers from the UFC. The former TUF 14 competitor went 3-3 with 1 no-contest during his time with the promotion. He scored victories over Josh Ferguson, Nick Denis and Edwin Figueroa while a part of the UFC’s bantamweight division. Delorme was...