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Jan 6, 2015 12:27 pm

Jury “Humbled” Following Cerrone Defeat

I made mistakes and failed. I’ll fight through this and prove this as a blessing in disguise. Thank you #TeamFury! Learning from mistakes and failures is what truly makes us who we are and brings out the best in us. I’ve begun the process to bring out the best…. Step #1 – Acknowledging what all...

Jan 6, 2015 12:21 pm

White: ‘Herb Dean Refed A Horrible 5th Round’

“Herb Dean, I always talk about him; I think he’s my favorite referee. He did a horrible job in the fifth round. He let them clinch, literally for five minutes, but other than that, it was an amazing fight.” During his post-fight interview on FOX Sports 1, UFC President Dana White discussed his displeasure with...

Jan 6, 2015 11:21 am

UFC Pros React To Donald Cerrone’s Quick Turnaround

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is kicking off 2015 much in the same way he spent 2014… Fighting. After dismantling the previously unbeaten Myles Jury at UFC 182 last weekend, Cerrone has agreed to step in for Eddie Alvarez on 15-days notice to fight former lightweight champion, Benson Henderson. The world’s reaction: .@Cowboycerrone wasn't kidding when he...

Jan 6, 2015 11:03 am

Stephens and Nijem Engage In Bitter Twitter Beef

UFC’s Ramsey Nijem and Jeremy Stephens are trying to get into a fight… With each other. The two popular UFC fighters have taken to twitter, with a lengthy, and bitter back-and-forth. Check it: @RamseyNijem @FuryJury I been fighting before you and I'll have a job after UFC cuts your ass you little weak chin bitch!...

Jan 6, 2015 10:46 am

UFC Champ Esparza Celebrates With $1000.00 Ice-cream Sundae

UFC 115 pound champ, Carla Esparza got to notch one off the bucket list this weekend, when she bought this $1000.00 scoop of ice-cream adorned in gold. Check it: Well it finally happened, the $1,000 "Golden Opulence" Sundae at @serendipity3nyc !!! @feliceherrig and I went through so much over the years to finally get to...

Jan 6, 2015 10:39 am

UFC Fighters react to the loss of Stuart Scott

It was recently learned that the world has tragically lost Stuart Scott. Some of MMA’s biggest figures took to social media with their reactions: http://t.co/SMkCGujeGG Sad to hear Stuart Scott has passed. Met him a couple times, big mma fan and super cool guy. RIP — Frankie Edgar (@FrankieEdgar) January 4, 2015 Rip Stuart Scott....

Jan 6, 2015 10:28 am

Photo | Felice Herrig Signs Autographs

UFC female fighter has many fans, both man and female. I signed a lot of boobies last night http://t.co/GfS7l5lAUq pic.twitter.com/gQsE8fqBf6 — Felice Herrig (@feliceherrig) January 4, 2015 Where would you want your autograph?

Jan 5, 2015 8:17 pm

Greg Jackson: ‘Gustafsson, Rumble, Velasquez, It Doesn’t Matter’

Greg Jackson, the mastermind behind the coaching of UFC light heavyweight kingpin Greg Jackson, doesn’t care who his star pupil fights next. Following Jones win over Daniel Cormier, there was much talk of who would be the next man to face Jones in the Octagon, and whether or not the champ would move up to...

Jan 5, 2015 5:50 pm

Alvarez Out Of UFC Fight Night Boston, Cerrone Steps In As Replacement

In surprising news, Eddie Alvarez has withdrawn from his UFC Fight Night Boston bout against Benson Henderson on January 18th, and as a result Donald Cerrone has stepped in. Cerrone is coming off a dominant decision win over Myles Jury this past Saturday at UFC 182, while Henderson is coming off a KO loss to...

Jan 5, 2015 3:02 pm

Werdum Calls For ‘Old-School’ MMA Rules Against Jones

Following his win over Daniel Cormier at UFC 182, Jon Jones spoke about the possibility of moving up to heavyweight eventually. The talks were nothing new, as Jones had previously said he was eyeing a move to heavyweight in the future, and that he would fight interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum ‘every day, all day’....

Jan 5, 2015 2:59 pm

Askren: Dana White is telling blatant lies about me

It is no secret that current ONE FC Welterweight Champion Ben Askren and UFC President Dana White don’t exactly see eye to eye. The pair have verbally sparred back-and-forth on many different topics, most recently the UFC’s signing of former WWE star CM Punk. Askren’s criticism of the UFC’s new hire prompted Dana White to...

Jan 5, 2015 2:37 pm

Hendo on Bones: I respect him as a fighter but not as a person

Prior to his bout with Daniel Cormier at last weekend’s UFC 182 event in Las Vegas, current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones told the media that he was not impressed by DC’s most recent win over a “50-60” year-old Dan Henderson. Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion, Dan Henderson, was a guest on Monday’s...

Jan 5, 2015 2:37 pm

PHOTO | CM Punk Training With Pettis, Askren, and Woodley At Roufusport

Today CM Punk, aka Phil Brooks traveled to Milwaukee, Wisconsin to begin training to make his UFC debut. Brooks will be training at Roufusport alongside Anthony ‘Showtime’ Pettis, Ben Askren, and more while being trained by famed kickboxer Duke Roufus. In this picture we see Brooks after his first day of training, posing alongside Showtime,...

Jan 5, 2015 10:14 am

UFC 182 Payroll: Jones Tops Payouts At $500,000

The payroll for UFC 182 is in, and unsurprisingly UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones topped the payouts with a whopping $500,000, in addition to $50,000 for ‘Fight of the Night’ bonus. Below is the official payroll, which was obtained by MMAJunkie from the NSAC. Champ Jon Jones: $500,000 (no win bonus) def. Daniel Cormier:...

Jan 5, 2015 10:03 am

McGregor: ‘I Will Be The Betting Favorite Against Aldo’

Conor McGregor is currently gearing up for his UFC Fight Night Boston bout against Dennis Siver, which will go down Sunday January 18th. Ahead of the bout, UFC President Dana White has stated that if McGregor wins, he will be granted a title shot against Jose Aldo, likely in Dublin, Ireland. McGregor spoke to Joe...

Jan 5, 2015 9:17 am

Jon Jones: ‘I Had To Earn Respect From The Wrestling Community’

Jon Jones has consistently proved doubters wrong when it comes to defending his light heavyweight title. The champ is known for often fighting where his opponent is comfortable in an attempt to prove to doubters that he is the best fighter on the planet. UFC 182 was no different, Jones fought in the clinch, where...

Jan 5, 2015 9:04 am

Roufus: Askren “Stoked” To Work With CM Punk

When news of CM Punk being signed to the UFC broke, ONE FC champion Ben Askren was one of the first fighters to offer a reaction to the signing. @ufc sign a fake wrestler, but not an Olympian who is the best WW in the world. Amateur move. — Ben Askren (@Benaskren) December 7, 2014...

Jan 5, 2015 8:57 am

‘Stay Down’

Some fight fans may have noticed that at the end of the 4th round of Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier’s UFC 182 scrap, Jones placed his hand on the top of Daniel Cormier’s head, who was sitting against the cage, noticeably exhausted. Jones action was a small one that many, including myself, missed, but it...