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Jul 16, 2015 12:51 pm

Aldo Didn’t Watch UFC 189, Willing To Fight Conor In Ireland

Conor McGregor became the UFC interim featherweight champion this past weekend in Las Vegas by defeating Chad Mendes via second-round TKO in their main event fight at UFC 189. It was a fight that most MMA fans and fighters tuned in to watch, with the exception of reigning UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, who was...

Jul 16, 2015 12:38 pm

Thales Leites Says Bisping Doesn’t Have ‘Pillow Hands’

  “Bisping is a really tough guy. He has been in the top 10 for years. I’m really prepared. There’s no such thing as pillow hands or whatever people want to call him. He is dangerous and versatile, he can punch and he can kick. I respect all my opponents. And you also can’t think...

Jul 16, 2015 10:31 am

Coker Officially Pulls Joe Schilling From ‘Dynamite’ Event

Bellator MMA president Scott Coker confirms that Bellator and GLORY fighter Joe Schilling will not be able to go for the upcoming Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event. Schilling was scheduled to participate in a kickboxing match on Sept. 19, but because of his devastating KO loss to Hisaki Kato at Bellator 139 Schilling won’t be medically cleared...

Jul 16, 2015 9:43 am

Frank Mir: ‘It Would Be An Honor To Fight Fedor’

Frank Mir added another amazing finish to his highlight reel at last night’s UFC Fight Night event in San Diego, when he floored Todd Duffee with a brutal left hand in the opening round of their main event fight. The former UFC heavyweight champion has fought a legendary list of heavyweights during his MMA career...

Jul 16, 2015 9:34 am

Frank Mir Almost Retired After Losing To Overeem

“I really was. After the Overeem fight, I kept asking myself, why do I keep putting my family through this?” “I don’t think anyone will contest that among professional athletes, fighters are in a really selfish position. I don’t mean that in a negative way. We have to put ourselves first in our training, and...

Jul 16, 2015 9:21 am

Mike Tyson Gushes About Rousey: ‘She’s A Killer’

Iron Mike Tyson is a big fan of MMA and the UFC. He can be seen at almost all of the major events, sitting ringside. When Tyson talks about a fighter, it’s a good idea to listen to his opinion, after all, he is Mike Tyson. Tyson spoke with Yahoo Sports about one of his...

Jul 16, 2015 8:52 am

UFC Fight Night 71 Attendance And Live Gate Numbers Revealed

The numbers are in for UFC Fight Night 71: Mir vs. Duffee and it drew an attendance of 5,471 for a gate of $412,000. That’s according to UFC’s Senior Director of Public Relations, who announced the numbers during last night’s post-fight press conference. The night was kicked off with rather lackluster preliminary fights, but once...

Jul 16, 2015 6:41 am

UFC Fighters React To Frank Mir’s One-Punch KO Over Duffee

Last night at UFC Fight Night San Diego Frank Mir shocked the world again by standing and trading with Todd Duffee, instead of trying to get the fight to the ground. He ate a few big shots but eventually connected with a massive left hand that put Duffee out cold. It was a beautiful one-punch...

Jul 16, 2015 6:07 am

Demetrious Johnson Vs. John Dodson 2 Headlines UFC 191

Announced live during last night’s UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Duffee broadcast, the main event for UFC 191 will be a rematch between UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. UFC 191 goes down on Sept. 5 in Las Vegas, NV. Also announced for the card was the return of light heavyweight Anthony Johnson,...

Jul 16, 2015 3:12 am

Ronda Rousey Hits Instagram Heavy with Training Footage

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is in the middle of her training camp for UFC 190, where she’ll face Bethe Correia in Brazil. Rousey took to Instagram to share some behind the scenes videos of her training!! Check it out!   Stay hungry and improve faster than they can – they’ll never catch up #UFC190...

Jul 16, 2015 1:30 am

‘I’M HUNGRY FOR HORSEWOMEN’

UFC 190 is getting closer and closer and soon we will watch UFC bantamweight Bethe Corriea try and do what no one has done before, and beat Ronda Rousey. Rousey has been posting training videos on Instagram and now Bethe put ┬ámessage out for her fans, and probably Ronda too. Check it out! https://twitter.com/bethecorreia/status/620795721231507456  ...

Jul 16, 2015 1:00 am

Crap Talking Extravaganza — Edgar Roasts McGregor, And Ireland Hard On Twitter

Well, Frankie Edgar, tell us how you really feel. The UFC featherweight and former lightweight champion held a Q&A on Twitter and naturally received a lot of questions about Conor McGregor. Questions like, when is he going to fight him, when is he going to beat sense into him, why won’t the UFC let that...

Jul 16, 2015 12:52 am

Octagon Of Love? — VanZant Off The Market

This might be some troubling news for all you FanZants out there, but Paige VanZant seems to be officially off the market. It’s been speculated for a while, but now it has been confirmed, by Cody Garbrandt, that the two are an item. Garbrandt just fought at UFC 189 and VanZant will fight at UFC...

Jul 16, 2015 12:23 am

Dana White Approved — Roy Nelson’s New Whip Is Sick!

UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson might look like a homeless man, but he sure doesn’t ride around like one. UFC president Dana White took to social media and shared a picture of the two of them posing with Nelson’s Corvette. It’s a pretty sweet ride, check it out below!   Just bumped into @roynelsonufc and his...

Jul 16, 2015 12:20 am

MMA Legend Calls Steven Seagal An ‘Embarrassment’

“It’s sad how some people can’t accept that their time in the spotlight has come to an end. I watch BJJ today and am amazed that some of the basic moves are new to me. “Once I saw a move that I never saw before and instead of pretending like I already knew that move...

Jul 16, 2015 12:01 am

Frank Mir Birthing A Boy?

Frank Mir got it done Wednesday night when he KO’d Todd Duffee in the first round of their main event fight. A lot of talk prior to the fight was about Mir’s weight and physique. He weighed in pretty heavy at the weigh-ins and certainly didn’t look like Duffee, as far as having a shredded...

Jul 16, 2015 12:01 am

UFC Heavyweight Set To Appear In ‘Sharknado 3’

Ladies and gentlemen, if you tune into SyFy’s ‘Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!’, which of course you will, you’ll see a familiar face. Looks like UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett plays a role in the made for TV film, portraying Sgt. Richards. The movie will premiere on the SyFy channel on July 22. Will you be...

Jul 16, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! Phil Baroni Wrestles 3 Matches In One Night

Yes, wrestling may be scripted. There are tricks to make everything look more brutal than it really is. Don’t kid yourself though; Everything you see take place inside of a wrestling ring hurts. It hurts even more for the opponents stepping into the ring with “New York Badass” Phil Baroni. Baroni is breaking into the...

Jul 15, 2015 10:40 pm

‘UFN 71’ Bonus Report: Frank Mir Grabs $50K For Faceplant KO Over Duffee

Frank Mir put a major exclamation on Wednesday’s night of fights. In the main event Mir landed a punch that put Todd Duffee’s lights out in the first round. In the co-main lightweights Tony Ferguson and Josh Thomson went to war and it was Ferguson who came out on top. Four fighters picked up an...

Jul 15, 2015 10:01 pm

UFN 71 Results: Frank Mir Knocks Duffee Out Cold In Round 1

The heavyweights went to war in the night’s main event when Todd Duffee took on veteran Frank Mir. Fighters did not touch gloves before the fight. It didn’t take long for these two to start throwing bombs. It was like watching rock’m sock’m robots. These two went at it from the start. Mir landed several...

Jul 15, 2015 9:38 pm

UFN 71 Results: Tony Ferguson Puts On Impressive Performance In Win Over Thomson

  In the co-main event top UFC lightweights Tony Ferguson took on Josh Thomson. Both fighters showed some shifty movement early on. The feeling out process went on for a while. Ferguson thew a knee and Thomson caught it and went for a takedown, Ferguson realized it right away and flipped out of it. Ferguson...

Jul 15, 2015 8:31 pm

UFN 71 Results: Manny Gamburyan Gets The UD Win Over A Tough Jorgensen

UFC bantamweights Manny Gamburyan and Scott Jorgensen faced off in the octagon in the third fight of the main card. Early in the first Gamburyan went for a takedown but failed. Moments later after eating a big punch, Jorgensen went for a takedown. Manny grabbed the neck and went for a choke. Jorgensen picked him...

Jul 15, 2015 7:54 pm

UFN 71 Results: Kevin Lee Forces Moontasri To Tap In Round 1

Kevin Lee and James Moontasri entered the octagon for the second fight of the main card. Both fighters started with kicks. Lee connected with a quick left hand. Both fighters throw jumping kicks, but miss. Moontasri lands a few nice kicks to the leg and to the body of Lee. Then, both fighters get poked...

Jul 15, 2015 7:36 pm

UFN 71 Results: Alan Jouban Lands Beautiful Cartwheel Kick In UD Win

Matt Dwyer and Alan Jouban kicked things off for the main card. Jouban started things off with a body kick. Dwyer went for a superman punch that missed. Jouban went in for a strike and Dwyer caught him with a big right hand and dropped him. Jouban got tried to get up and Dwyer tried...

Jul 15, 2015 6:59 pm

UFN 71 Results: Sam Sicilia Grapples His Way To A Unanimous Decision

In the featured prelim Yaotzin Meza took on Sam Sicilia. They went right to the center and got started. After exchanging briefly, Sicilia got a nice trip takedown and started working from full guard. Meza transitioned, Sicilia went for a guillotine, but Meza countered, got free then went for his own guillotine. Sicilia got free...

Jul 15, 2015 6:31 pm

UFN 71 Results: Jessica Andrade Beats Up Sarah Moras For Three Rounds

The women duked it out in the octagon when Sarah Moras took on Jessica Andrade. Moras shot in for a takedown early, but Andrade sprawled. Andrade landed a nice body shot. Moras moved for a takedown again but Andrade reversed and got a throw. Then she stood up and moved away, telling Moras to get...

Jul 15, 2015 6:00 pm

UFN 71 Results: Rani Yahya Does Just Enough To Pull Out Split Decision

UFC bantamweights Masanori Kanehara and Rani Yahya fought in the second fight on the FOX Sports 1 prelims. Yahya came out on fire. He threw what looked like a flying knee, then went right into a takedown. He got Kanehara down against the cage. Kanehara worked hard to get up, but Yahya kept him down....

Jul 15, 2015 5:29 pm

UFN 71 Results: Sean Strickland Almost Finished Early But Picks Up Unanimous Decision

The FOX Sports 1 prelims kicked off with Igor Araujo vs. Sean Strickland. Both fighters started very calmly. Igor landed first with a few kicks to the body and leg. Strickland landed with a combo that looked like it staggered Igor. Moments later Strickland took the fight to the ground. Strickland landed big punches and...