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Dec 2, 2014 11:46 am

UFC Fighters React To New Reebok Uniforms, Loss Of Sponsor Model

Popular UFC veterans have taken to twitter with their reactions to the end of the UFC sponsorship era. Here’s what they said: I like @ufc @danawhite uniform deal.just brings more legitimacy to MMA in theUFC.Just like NFL,NBA We all know UFC will have best uniform 2 — Jessica Eye (@jessicaevileye) December 2, 2014 I am...

Dec 2, 2014 11:35 am

SNEAK PEEK! UFC Reebok Uniforms

With recent news of a UFC uniform partnership with Reebok, UFC President Dana White has leaked a sneak peek of the fighter uniforms. Check it: Welcome to the future! UFC / Reebok Launching International Fight Week July 2015 @UFCStore @Reebok #WhatDoYouFightFor pic.twitter.com/UvZKNHSsfq — Dana White (@danawhite) December 2, 2014

Dec 2, 2014 10:50 am

Lawler Aiming For Flawless Victory In Hendricks Rematch

“I was hurt a lot early in my career. My coaches did a really good job of keeping my healthy. It’s just a learning process. You learn how to take care of your body. You learn to practice so that you’re healthy to fight, and I think that it’s also a little luck.” “I want...

Dec 2, 2014 10:43 am

Zingano Finds Motivation In Motherhood Ahead Of UFC Return

“When life is going to present you with tons of problems — really hard ones, some less hard, some debilitating — it’s what you do about them that matters. I really want him (her son) to see. I want to make a good example.” “I just knew it was a matter of action and a...

Dec 2, 2014 10:37 am

SKRAP PACK!

The fellas from the “Skrap Pack” are in the final stages of preparing for their team’s UFC takeover. December our month!! Gilbert Melendez fighting on dec 6th. I'm fighting on the 12th and Na… http://t.co/B4Z83zywO0 pic.twitter.com/5uLH9Ppzum — Yancy Medeiros (@ymedeiros) December 2, 2014

Dec 2, 2014 10:34 am

UFC and Reebok Enter Long Term Partnership For Fighter Uniforms

Global fitness leader Reebok today announced a groundbreaking partnership with UFC®, the world’s leading mixed martial arts organization. Under the long-term deal, Reebok will become the exclusive authentic global outfitter of UFC, creating for the first time ever UFC ‘Fight Week gear’ and a ‘Fight Night kit’ for all UFC athletes. Reebok will also be...

Dec 2, 2014 10:26 am

Browne Holding Onto Anger Ahead Of Schaub Fight

“A buddy of mine Pat Barry, who came out and helped me after the ‘Bigfoot’ Silva fight before the (Alistair) Overeem fight told me ‘live in that moment, live with it, live with that anger. Don’t get used to it, but just let it piss you off’ and that’s what I did,” Browne said. “So...

Dec 2, 2014 10:22 am

Benavidez Not A Fan Of This Man

“That doesn’t surprise me coming from Uncle Creepy. He’s kind of like one of those guys that pretty much do everything for attention, you know. And if you look at his fights; I mean for one, Demetrious is a better fighter and that’s what this comes down to. He’s a better fighter. He beat everyone...

Dec 1, 2014 6:17 pm

Wanderlei Silva plans to have court review lifetime ban from NSAC

Wanderlei Silva’s lawyer revealed that on behalf of his client, he has petitioned the Clark County District Court to overturn Silva’s lifetime ban handed down from the NSAC. Silva’s lawyer, Ross Goodman spoke to MMAJunkie about the case. “It’s an appeal to a judge to hear this legal issue that the NSAC gave short shrift...

Dec 1, 2014 6:08 pm

Yves Edwards doesn’t remember parts of last fight

Yves Edwards, fan favorite, MMA veteran, and the self proclaimed Thug-Jitsu master recently retired after nearly 20 years of fighting professionally. Edwards discussed his last bout, a submission loss against Akbarh Arreola, with Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour, where he revealed he didn’t remember parts of the fight. “As soon as I was fully...

Dec 1, 2014 5:45 pm

Mickey Rourke’s opponent insists he didn’t throw fight

Mickey Rourke’s opponent for his controversial boxing match this past weekend, Elliot Seymour, is insisting that the fight wasn’t fixed, but rather he had no time to train leading up to the bout. According to TMZ, Seymour says he only had one month to train, and was paid to fight, but never to throw the...

Dec 1, 2014 5:39 pm

UFC releases 3 fighters, including Anthony Njokuani

The UFC has released three fighters from its roster according to a recent report. UFCFightersiNFO broke the news, which stated that Anthony Njokuani, Bruno Santos, and Wang Anying have all been deleted from the UFC.com active roster list. The UFC has yet to confirm the news, but will likely do so in the coming days...

Dec 1, 2014 4:40 pm

REPORT: New details emerge in UFC uniform deal

There has been talk for some time regarding a potential UFC ‘uniform’ that fighters would wear in the cage, limiting sponsorship logos on the trunks, and doing away with pre-fight banners. MMASucka broke the news, and is reporting that the deal will do away with in-fight sponsorships, and fighters will make their sponsorship money by...

Dec 1, 2014 4:17 pm

Yves Edwards on retirement: “I still love this game”

Earlier this week, the self proclaimed Thug-Jitsu master, fan favorite, Yves Edwards decided it was time to hang the gloves up and retire. Edwards penned a Facebook message (Read that HERE), that explained it was his time to retire, and that he would miss fighting. He joined The MMA Hour to discuss his retirement, and...

Dec 1, 2014 4:01 pm

Coker on Rampage’s return: “It’s going to be a matter of time”

Recently Rampage Jackson sent out a not-so cryptic Tweet saying sometimes u should just stay with the devil u know (See the full Tweet HERE). The Tweet sparked questioning from the MMA community, especially given that Rampage was so eager to leave the UFC at one time. Since Scott Coker has taken over the Presidential...

Dec 1, 2014 3:43 pm

Mirko Cro Cop set to take part in epic rematch with Satoshi Ishii

Mirko Cro Cop will be facing off against Satoshi Ishii in a highly anticipated rematch later this year on New Years Eve. Cro Cop and Ishii fought earlier this year, with Cro Cop securing a 2nd round TKO win from a well placed elbow. The bout saw Cro Cop claim the IGF heavyweight title, and...

Dec 1, 2014 3:27 pm

Gustafsson: ‘I want to take the belt from Jones, it’s personal’

With a highly anticipated UFC 182 light heavyweight clash between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier looming, as well as the UFC on FOX clash between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson for the #1 contender spot, many fans have been discussing who they would like to see win the belt, and who they want to challenge...

Dec 1, 2014 3:09 pm

Coker: ‘Bellator wants to pursue Brock Lesnar’

Rumors have been swirling as of late that Brock Lesnar may be making a return to MMA after his WWE contract is up next year. There has been tons of talk regarding Lesnar’s return, and who he would face if he does choose to make a comeback. UFC President Dana White said recently that Lesnar...

Dec 1, 2014 2:42 pm

Alex White quit job to train ahead of UFC 181

Many pro fighters have a day job to support themselves while they pursue a UFC contract. Alex White was one of those fighters up until recently. After being TKO’d by Lucas Martins in July, White quit his job to focus on training full time. He spoke to MMAJunkie about the lifestyle change, and how it...

Dec 1, 2014 10:49 am

Ortiz on “Journeyman” King Mo: ‘He talks like a street hood rat’

The feud continues between Tito Ortiz and King Mo. Following Ortiz win over Stephan Bonnar at Bellator 131, and King Mo’s win over Joe Vedepo on the same card, King Mo began calling out Ortiz, saying that he would ‘Django’ Tito (See that HERE). Then the pair took their beef to Twitter, with both men...