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Oct 19, 2015 2:37 pm

Sorry, “Rumble” Johnson! Ryan Bader’s sights are set on Daniel Cormier

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson is looking to get on the path back to the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship and his latest attempts at calling out Ryan Bader dug deep. It looks like Bader won’t be taking the bait, however, as “Darth’s” manager informed Fox Sports that they will be waiting it out for the return of...

Oct 19, 2015 1:29 pm

Dustin Poirier: I’m never going back to featherweight

Dustin Poirier feels like he has found his home at lightweight, and is feeling unstoppable. “The Diamond” spoke with Fox Sports recently on how his body is feeling at 155 pounds, and his outlook on the future. My last fight when I fought in New Orleans after the weight cut when I was down to...

Oct 18, 2015 9:16 am

Daniel Cormier to Kenny Florian: ‘You complete me!’

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier proved to the world that he is a true champion when he defended his title against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 in Houston, Texas earlier this month. Before that, D.C. stepped into the octagon with two of the toughest 205ers in Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Jon “Bones” Jones. It...

Oct 17, 2015 7:15 am

Ronda Rousey will prepare with #MoreThanTape for Holly Holm

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will prepare with #MoreThanTape for her title fight with Holly Holm at UFC 193. Reebok recently launched the campaign (#MoreThanTape) on twitter to allow fans the chance to have their own positive messages written on Ronda Rousey’s hand tape. The movement brought in more than 3,000 messages from passionate fans of Rousey. “Rowdy”...

Oct 11, 2015 2:50 pm

Demons! Herrig Not Right Prior To PVZ Scrap

Paige VanZant’s meteoric rise toward the top of her division could have been cut short when she stepped into the octagon with fellow UFC strawweight Felice Herrig. Herrig may not have the most impressive UFC record to date, but she was a legitimate and actual test for VanZant in April at “UFC on FOX”. The...

Oct 8, 2015 9:10 am

Cruz: ‘Dillashaw Is Walking Right Into My Trap’

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will be stepping back into the octagon to face current champ TJ Dillashaw after being out for quite some time. Still, Cruz is confident in his skills and finds it funny that Dillashaw thinks he’s figured him out. Actually, the 135 pound fighter says there are things he does...

Oct 8, 2015 8:18 am

‘Belfort vs. Hendo 3’ Fight Card Set

The octagon will return to Brazil next month for UFC Fight Night 77. The 13-bout event, which will air on FOX Sports 1, is headlined by a middleweight bout featuring Vitor Belfort taking on Dan Henderson for a third time. Belfort and Henderson first met at PRIDE 32 in 2006, where “Hendo” earned a unanimous decision win over “The Phenom”....

Oct 5, 2015 1:30 am

Ryan Bader: Disrespect me and you dig your own hole

Ryan “Darth” Bader stepped into the octagon at UFC 192 with the mindset of beating a former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion in Rashad Evans so he could earn a shot at gold himself. While their co main-event fight in Houston, Texas left fans hungry for heavier hits, Bader is still more than satisfied with his...

Oct 2, 2015 9:18 am

After Fight Cancelation, Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov Bumped To Main Card

Early Friday morning UFC president Dana White announced, via Twitter, that the co-main event fight for UFC 192, going down on Saturday, had been canceled. The fight, a welterweight scrap between former champion Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, was called off because of an issue Hendricks had with cutting weight. After White broke the news,...

Sep 28, 2015 4:34 pm

Julianna Pena: ‘My focus is not on Ronda Rousey…’

Despite what the rankings say, it seems as if anybody in the Ultimate Fighting Championship could arguable be two or three fights away from a shot at a title. Bethe Correia was ranked nowhere near the top five when it was announced she would be challenging Ronda Rousey for the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship and...

Sep 28, 2015 1:05 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘My heart goes out to Jon Jones’

Rashad Evans is preparing himself for war with Ryan “Darth” Bader in what could potentially be a title eliminator. “UFC 192” will host the light heavyweight clash and the only thing that could be keeping Evans or Bader from getting a shot at gold is the unexpected return of Jon “Bones” Jones. “Bones” was stripped...

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 25, 2015 4:01 pm

Daniel Cormier: ‘It’s Me And Jones And Then Everyone Else’

Daniel Cormier will try and make his first UFC light heavyweight title defense on October 3 when he squares off with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 in Las Vegas. While Cormier acknowledges that Gustafsson is game opponent, he truly believes that the light heavyweight division only has two top dogs and that’s him and Jon Jones: “I think it’s...

Sep 25, 2015 5:30 am

White: McGregor’s The Big Money Fight Right Now

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor has made it very clear, to just about every fighter on the UFC’s roster, that they should all be begging for a chance to fight him. Because according to the Irishmen, when you get to fight him it’s a celebration, one that involves busting out the ‘red panties.’ McGregor’s...

Sep 24, 2015 6:39 pm

White: ‘McGregor Told Me He Wants To Fight Edgar Next’

There’s been a lot of talk about UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor moving up to lightweight following his fight with champ Jose Aldo at UFC 194. Even the Irishman himself has talked about it, feuding with 155’s Donald Cerrone and champ Rafael dos Anjos. However, UFC president Dana White recently revealed that McGregor told...

Sep 24, 2015 6:28 am

Dana White On Faber And McGregor Ever Fighting: ‘I Doubt It’

UFC president Dana White is very happy with how this season of The Ultimate Fighter is turning out, with good fights and of course the back and forth between coaches Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor. This season is a little different, since the coaches will not be fighting at the end of it. McGregor is...

Sep 21, 2015 6:54 pm

“Doomsday” Howard is hungry for return to the octagon

John “Doomsday” Howard’s time in the UFC has been a roller-coaster ride, to say the least. Back in 2010, Howard was viewed by many as the next big thing in the welterweight division when he racked up four wins in a row over lower-tier talent. When he stepped up in competition, however, “Doomsday” suffered three...

Sep 21, 2015 6:07 pm

France holds their first event under unified rules

One of the most amazing parts about being a fan of a sport so young is the ability to watch it grow before your eyes. It wasn’t long ago that the Ultimate Fighting Championship was banned in the majority of the country, and now they are partnered with one of the biggest broadcasting companies in...

Sep 20, 2015 4:21 pm

Josh Barnett: ‘I’m one of the best fighters in the world’

Josh Barnett is less than a week away from making his return to the “Land of the Rising Sun” where he will clash with fellow heavyweight Roy “Big Country” Nelson. The fight will take place at “UFC Fight Night 75” in the Saitama Super Arena. Barnett has not graced the octagon with his presence since...

Sep 11, 2015 6:31 am

Faber Has Some Financial Advice For Mystic Mac

  UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor isn’t shy when it comes to the subject of money. The brash Irishman loves to brag about how much money he makes and seems to enjoy flaunting his wealth on camera anytime the opportunity presents itself. Fellow “The Ultimate Fighter” coach, Urijah Faber, is also no stranger to money. “The...

Sep 10, 2015 9:46 am

WATCH! Rockhold’s Sick Of McGregor: ‘He’s Believing His Own Hype’

  UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold is getting pretty tired of Conor McGregor’s trash talk. He recently went on a radio show and called the Irishmen an ‘anorexic leprechaun’ and then he went on FOX Sports 1 and fired off a few more shots at the interim champ. The upcoming middleweight title challenger is simply getting...

Sep 10, 2015 1:28 am

WATCH! Things Got Weird For Rockhold And Faber During Live Fan Q&A

  Urijah Faber and Luke Rockhold need their own show. The two have been together doing all sorts of interviews and promos to hype up UFC 194 and TUF 22. They spend some time over at FOX Sports and things got a little strange during a live fan Q&A on Periscope. If you’re not familiar...

Sep 9, 2015 3:13 pm

Dana White Nearly Cut Ronda’s ‘DNB’ Quote Out Of Embedded

  One of the biggest things to come away from UFC 190 was the ‘D.N.B’ slogan created by UFC champ Ronda Rousey. The three letters, which stand for ‘Do Nothing B*tch,’ were a part of a monologue Rousey did while on an episode of the UFC 190 Embedded series. She said: “I have this one...

Sep 6, 2015 6:13 am

White: ‘Demetrious Johnson Is P4P Greatest’

  UFC president Dana White seems to name a new p4p greatest fighter every so often and now it looks like it’s flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson’s turn. With fighters like GSP, Anderson Silva and Jon Jones currently out of the UFC, White agrees that ‘Mighty Mouse’ is probably the p4p king now. After UFC 191,...

Sep 4, 2015 7:26 pm

Faber Compares Dana White To Donald Trump

    Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber recently appeared on ‘The Jay and Dan Podcast.‘ The FOX Sports 1 hosts talked to Faber about all sorts of things, including a crazy street fight story and his childhood. Another topic that came up was Faber’s relationship with UFC president Dana White. Faber said that White is...