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Nov 28, 2015 3:05 pm

Highlight KO’s Top 5 Video: UFC 194 “Brutal Finishers”

Knockouts are the end result of patience, timing, and many moves and sequences that position a fighter to create his/her “right place, right time” scenario.  Sure, we’ve all seen many fighters get KO’d quick into the first round, but when you’re talking about the elite, it’s a chess-match type mental game that doesn’t allow fighters...

Nov 27, 2015 4:36 pm

Nurmagomedov would rather fight ‘alcoholic’ fighters than countrymen

Khabib Nurmagomedov is arguably the face of the Dagestani MMA-invasion. During a recent Q&A in Moscow following a seminar to promote Reebok gear, Nurmagomedov and fellow lightweight Rashid Magomedov were asked about the possibility of fighting each other. Nurmagomedov’s response, which was captured by Cageside.RU, was an interesting one: “I’m not for this attitude,” Khabib said...

Nov 27, 2015 8:52 am

PART 2! The MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving

Yesterday for Thanksgiving many fighters took the opportunity to gorge themselves on tons of food. On the other hand, many fighters had to abstain from feasting because they’re preparing to cut weight for upcoming fights. Check out part 2 of our ‘MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving’ compilation below, and be sure to check out part 1...

Nov 27, 2015 8:20 am

Jacare discusses Anderson Silva’s role in prep for UFC 194

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza is currently preparing for his UFC 194 #1 contender fight against Yoel Romero on December 12th. Given that styles make matchups, this bout is practically guaranteed to produce fireworks! Romero will be riding a 7-fight win streak into the bout, that saw him most recently defeat former champion Lyoto Machida. Jacare on...

Nov 26, 2015 12:52 pm

Holly Holm fulfills last media appearance before taking off to enjoy Thanksgiving

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm has been on a whirlwind media tour since she took the belt from Ronda Rousey at UFC 193. The champ took to her last media appearance at ESPN on Wednesday before she gets to “enjoy some turkey and stuffing!!!” Having fun with the girls on set at ESPN. Another...

Nov 25, 2015 11:52 am

Cathal Pendred: Retires From MMA “Lack of Passion”

Cathal Pendred from Dublin, Ireland calls it quits after dropping two straight losses in the UFC organization. Pendred (17-4-1 MMA) announced his retirement at age 28 . In a sport that requires 100% passion and dedication, it only makes sense why the SBG Ireland fighter has decided to call it quits. His passion still remains...

Nov 24, 2015 12:06 pm

Video: “Cupcake” Miesha Tate… She’ll Give you a Taste

In light of the UFC doing “The Ultimate Fighter” (TUF) Season 23 with both men and women “in different weight classes,” we’ll take a look at Miesha “Cupcake” Tate,  who gave two minutes each for four guys who don’t seem to be in too terrible of shape. The results were expected going into the video,...

Nov 24, 2015 8:01 am

Details behind ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ Season 23 tryouts revealed

The Ultimate Fighter season 23 will play host to a variety of fighters in several weight classes according to UFC.com. The information states: THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER® 23 TRYOUTS Tryouts for The Ultimate Fighter season 23 are currently open to FEMALES in the Strawweight (115lbs) and Bantamweight (135lbs) and MEN in the Light Heavyweight (205lbs) divisions....

Nov 22, 2015 11:49 am

Behind The Scenes: Camp McGregor

By Joe “JD” David   With Under 3 weeks left until UFC 194 in the MGM Grand Garden Arena, verbal jabs between featherweight champ Jose “Scarface” Aldo and challenger Conor “The Notorious” McGregor will steadily build up to the potential “record breaking” night. Getting a better look inside the world of the brash Irishman is...

Nov 22, 2015 10:00 am

Twitter reacts to Magny’s split decision victory over Gastelum at UFC Fight Night 78

Kelvin Gastelum had been training for weeks to face fan-favorite Matt Brown in a welterweight matchup for the main-event of “UFC Fight Night 78”. The mixed martial arts gods struck again when Brown fell victim to injury and was forced to pull out of the main-event. Rather than scrap the fight altogether, Neil Magny threw...

Nov 21, 2015 5:29 pm

UFC FN 78 Results: Herrera Gets The Job Done With Precision

It took 30 seconds into the fight for Herrera to earn his check. “Fighting in the UFC is a dream come true,” Herrera said. “The Mexican people gave me so much energy. Facing Vernon was really hard because we are such good friends, but that is how it goes in this sport.” A well-placed pair...

Nov 19, 2015 3:43 pm

This Weekend’s Main Event: Magny vs Gastelum

By Joe “JD” David   This Saturday’s UFC main event headliner, airing on FOX Sports 1 from Monterrey, Mexico will dictate who will be next to face Top 10 opposition.  #15 ranked Kevin Gastelum is ready and willing to prove that he belongs in the elite and stacked welterweight division.  A decisive victory will set...

Nov 18, 2015 7:24 am

Dana White criticizes “dirty, horrible” people trash talking Rousey

By now you’ve probably seen your social media feed filled with memes and videos mocking former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and praising Holly Holm. While fighters such as Carlos Condit, Floyd Mayweather, Mike Tyson, and several others have sent supportive messages to Rousey following the devastating loss, many fans have taken the opportunity...

Nov 16, 2015 9:00 am

‘UFC Fight Night 78’ card finalized with twelve fights

The UFC returns this weekend as the dust from Rousey versus Holm begins to settle from UFC 193. “UFC Fight Night 78 – Magny vs. Gastelum” takes place in the Monterrey Arena in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico on Nov. 21 for the finale of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 2.” The main event features a...

Nov 15, 2015 4:22 pm

Twitter reacts to Ronda Rousey’s brutal KO loss to Holly Holm

The main event of “UFC 193” will surely be talked about for months to come and could go down in mixed martial arts history as one of the greatest upsets to ever take place. A confident Ronda Rousey was prepared to step into the octagon and attempt to defend her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship once...

Nov 12, 2015 7:41 am

Nurmagomedov NOT retiring after latest injury

When Khabib Nurmagomedov pulled out of his TUF 22 finale bout against Tony Ferguson due to a rib injury ‘The Eagle’ revealed that he may never return to the Octagon. It has been 3 injuries in a row for Nurmagomedov, who hasn’t fought since he defeated Rafael Dos Anjos back in April of 2014. On...

Nov 10, 2015 10:51 am

Ryan Bader says this will be the key to beating Anthony Johnson

Title shots are never guaranteed and Ryan Bader knows this first hand. This is why Bader is not trying to wait around for a title shot against Daniel Cormier, as Jon Jones is likely the champion’s next fight in 2016. Bader spoke on the MMA Hour and expressed his views on the landscape of the...

Nov 10, 2015 10:14 am

Tyson Fury goes on bizarre homophobic, end of the world outburst

Undefeated heavyweight boxing contender Tyson Fury may be well known to the MMA community with his bold claim against former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, and rumblings of signing with Bellator. Fury, who is set to fight Wladimir Klitschko for WBO, IBF, and WBA titles is also known for his controversial character. Fury spoke with the...

Nov 9, 2015 9:13 am

Angela “Overkill” Hill reacts to getting released by the UFC

Strawweight Angela “Overkill” Hill has been released by the UFC following two consecutive losses to Tecia Torres and most recently Rose Namajunas. The TUF 20 veteran won her UFC debut match against Emily Kagan in the Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale via unanimous decision, but failed to pick up a win since. Hill released a statement...

Nov 8, 2015 7:53 pm

WATCH! Paige VanZant might be chopping off her hair too!

A video posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Nov 8, 2015 at 6:20pm PST The upcoming “UFC Fight Night 80” main event in Las Vegas, Nevada will surely bring the crowd in attendance to their feet as fan favorites Paige VanZant and Rose Namajunas clash for strawweight supremacy. Both women could be on the fast-track...