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Oct 16, 2014 2:19 pm

Shogun: ‘Stop Fighting? That makes no sense’

“It (retirement) never really crossed my mind. Much to the contrary, I was always planning on continuing to fight. If I’m the guy going in there fighting and I’m happy doing it and the UFC is the promotion that hires and promotes my fights and they are happy with having me on the show, then...

Oct 16, 2014 1:52 pm

Ian McCall and Ali Bag Engage In Twitter Beef

Former flyweight title challengers, Ian McCall and Ali Bagautinov have engaged in an internet tussle. One, Ali says, he can finish in the cage, even without PED’s. Here’s the exchange: @AliPuncherKing @johnlineker @danawhite @ufc hows vacation treating you? Do you really wanna play this game? Ill give you one chance to stop — Ian McCall...

Oct 16, 2014 1:42 pm

UFC champ Chris Weidman helps 92-year-old neighbor in trouble

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman recently helped out his 92-year-old neighbor in a big way. Weidman was on his way to pick up a training partner from LaGuardia Airport on a rainy Thursday morning when he heard what sounded like “an animal dying.” Chris saw a figure two houses down and assumed he was watching...

Oct 16, 2014 1:16 pm

Mendes: ‘I believe I can finish Jose Aldo’

“I think I’ve caught up and passed him up. I truly believe this is my time. We’ve seen his reign for a while, but I’ve studied him, I’ve fought him. I truly believe it’s my turn.” “I truly believe that I can (finish him). I know I hit hard. I’m fast and I’m powerful. If...


Oct 16, 2014 1:14 pm

Urijah Faber vs. Francisco Rivera set for UFC 181 in Las Vegas

Urijah Faber (31-7 MMA, 7-3 UFC) will return to the octagon this December when he faces Francisco Rivera (10-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) at UFC 181 in Las Vegas. UFC officials announced the booking on Wednesday evening. Perennial UFC bantamweight contender, Urijah Faber, has won 6 of his past 8 octagon bouts, with both of his...

Oct 16, 2014 1:07 pm

Pettis: ‘I have to remind everyone who I am’

“I gotta go out there and remind everybody of who I am.” “Gil’s a tough opponent. He’s one of those guys that just goes out there and likes to fight. You saw him in the Diego Sanchez fight throwing bombs, the Ben Henderson fight went five rounds – but that’s the thing for me, I...

Oct 16, 2014 12:58 pm

Renan Barao returns against Mitch Gagnon at UFC Fight Night 58

Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao (32-2 MMA, 7-1 UFC) will return to the octagon this December when he meets Mitch Gagnon (12-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) at “UFC Fight Night 58” in Brazil. Renan Barao will return to the octagon for the first time since losing his strap to T.J. Dillashaw at May’s UFC 173...

Oct 16, 2014 12:57 pm

QUICK TWITT | Contenders Respond To McGregor Callout

Yesterday, Irish Mixed Martial Arts Mega-Star, Conor McGregor put the entire UFC featherweight division on notice, and called for his 145-pound fighting peers to give up their women and kiss his feet. Two worthy adversaries responded: Am I the only one that thinks a fighter wanting another fighter to kiss all of his toes is...

Oct 16, 2014 12:40 pm

‘UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum’ Hits Theaters Nationwide

UFC returns to movie theaters nationwide on Sat., Nov. 15 at 10:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. PT, as Fathom Events and UFC bring UFC 180: VELASQUEZ vs. WERDUM, the UFC’s first-ever event in Mexico, to the big screen. Fans will have a front-row Octagon view of all the action when heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez...

Oct 16, 2014 12:02 pm

PHOTO | Bryan Caraway Mauled By Police Dogs

Top UFC bantamweight fighter, Bryan Caraway recently volunteered as a K-9 decoy, and he plans on doing it again! Loading Got to work with the LVMPD today as a k9 decoy! I will also be volunteering for the LVMPD 24th annual k9 event at the Orleans hotel/casino this Sunday Oct 19th here in Vegas, free...

Oct 15, 2014 4:52 pm

Mayweather Takes Home Millions On NFL Betting

The world’s most paid athlete, Floyd Mayweather Jr. continues to grow his fortune with large money wagers on football. Check out his take: Loading Before I went on a 2-week vacation, I bet $720,000.00 and I walked away with $1,405,714.28. When you’re betting on Andrew, it’s never Luck. CG Technology takes all bets. www.themoneyteam.com View on...

Oct 15, 2014 4:27 pm

Louis Vuitton Selling Six-Figure Punching Bag, Plus Accessories

Who’s going to be the first to but this $175,000 punching bag? Our money’s on ‘Money’. New York Times Style Magazine has the scoop: For 118 years, Louis Vuitton has been embellishing everything from steamer trunks to cigar cases with its logo. But not until they enlisted the heavyweight designer Karl Lagerfeld did the house...

Oct 15, 2014 12:59 pm

Sonnen On PED Use: ‘I’m not going to apologize because I’m not sorry’

“People were saying, ‘why won’t he say he’s sorry?’ I’m not. I’m not going to apologize because I’m not sorry. I’m a consenting adult. I knew exactly what I was doing. This was a premeditated decision.” “Here’s the problem, is that it worked. The problem is, it helps. There’s a term out there, performance enhancing...

Oct 15, 2014 12:51 pm

Miesha Tate Wants To Throw Punches Until This Girl Falls Down

“I really want to fight Bethe Correia (pictured). She’s doing really well and she’s not afraid to engage in a fight. She’s undefeated and she has an exciting style of fighting. My last two opponents that I beat just wanted to grab a hold of me and take me to the ground. They did not...

Oct 15, 2014 12:47 pm

“The Reem” Finds Optimism Following 2-3 UFC Skid

“You put in the work and you come back. I’m 34 years old. If I would be injured, yes, maybe, but I still love what I do – I love working and improving. I’m an athlete, I’m a fighter, I’m a champion – this is what I do. I think there’s a couple different ways...

Oct 15, 2014 12:35 pm

Rick Story On How He Beat The Champ, Johny Hendricks

“He’s just a little bit more aggressive, he’s more confident with his punches, and that’s something you’ve got to be aware of. It’s definitely dangerous, especially getting hit by him. But, I’ve said it once, I was the only fighter to keep Johny backing up. And I really think that that’s the way you beat...

Oct 15, 2014 12:28 pm

McGregor Demands Fighters Bow Before Him & Give Up Their Women

The Brash-and-bold, Mr. Conor McGregor has decided to not wait for his UFC title shot, and instead has demands for the UFC’s featherweight division. Check it: I am looking forward to going to Brazil this week to see the Number 1 contender fight between Aldo and Mendes. Who gets to face the KING? — Conor...

Oct 15, 2014 12:17 pm

BOOKING ROUNDUP! Five Bouts Highlight Latest UFC Additions

Five new UFC bouts have been added to upcoming UFC events, some of which fight fans will find very intriguing. At the top of the billing, Evan Dunham (pictured) will return to action against Rodrigo Damm. The two lightweight fighters have agreed to face off at UFC 182 in January. Highly touted Mexican prospect, Augusto...

Oct 15, 2014 11:59 am

WEC Announcer Joe Martinez to The UFC?

World Extreme Cagfighting’s ring announcer, Joe Martinez has spent much of the last several years on the sidelines, and out of the Octagon. But that’s all changing. With the ever-growing expansion of the UFC, and there only being one Bruce Buffer, UFC Tonight writer, RJ Clifford is reporting that a deal with Martinez has been...

Oct 15, 2014 11:17 am

Conor McGregor & Dennis Siver Engage in Twitter Beef

Conor McGregor is looking for a fight, so if you stand in his way, he’ll likely blast you. Such is the case with top UFC featherweight, Dennis Siver. Someone grab that World Cup quick. @DennisSiver we whooped you pussies on home soil. Like Id whoop you on any soil you little German midget. — Conor...

Oct 15, 2014 10:54 am

NO CHANCES! Silva Says If You Fail You Should Fry

The amount of MMA fighters testing positive for performance enhancing drugs is on the rise, and former UFC champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva believes stricter punishments need to be put in place to correct the situation. Silva is no stranger to PED’s in MMA, in fact 7 of his 15 octagon opponents have failed a...

Oct 15, 2014 10:50 am

‘UFC Fight Night 55: Rockhold vs. Bisping’ Official Lineup

The octagon will return to Australia next month for ‘UFC Fight Night 55’, an event headlined by a middleweight grudge match featuring perennial contender Michael Bipsing (25-6 MMA, 15-6 UFC) taking on former Strikeforce champion Luke Rockhold (12-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC). The ‘UFC Fight Night 55’ card will consist of 12 bouts, with the entire event...

Oct 15, 2014 5:29 am

Anderson Silva Pulling For Belfort Over Weidman In UFC Title Fight

“My personal opinion about Vitor, of all the athletes in the 185-pound weight class … he is the most complete athlete. He’s more explosive, he’s got better boxing, good jiu-jitsu, good wrestling. Chris Weidman, he’s a new athlete. He’s a new generation. He’s a young athlete and he’s coming out very strong. It’s a fight...

Oct 15, 2014 5:28 am

FOX Sports Issues Statement Regarding Goldberg

  “Obviously, Mike let his emotions get the best of him during his Twitter responses on Sunday. He was quick to apologize for this unfortunate and regrettable situation and understands he made a mistake. He offered to not broadcast this Sunday’s game to avoid any further distraction and we agreed.” In a recent statement to...

Oct 15, 2014 5:16 am

Mark Munoz picks Jake Ellenberger’s Nose, But Why?

UFC middleweight, Mark Munoz pokes fun at his longtime training partner, Jake Ellenberger, while simultaneously accepting a challenge to a dance battle. We want video fellas! Loading This fool thinks he can beat me at a dance off! U picking corn off the wrong stock, Omaha boy! Let's do this @ellenbergermma @askultra #myultralife View on...