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Jul 14, 2015 11:50 am

Aldo on McGregor: ‘His Time Will Come, Then I’ll Smash Him’

Jose Aldo, UFC featherweight champion, pulled out of his scheduled title defense against Conor McGregor at UFC 189 with a rib injury. The champ most likely watched McGregor TKO Chad Mendes in round two of their fight to grab the interim title, setting up a unification fight between the Brazilian and the Irishmen. While attending...

Jul 9, 2015 7:34 am

McGregor On Bet With Dana White: ‘It Was For $3.5M, And I Hope He Takes It’

UFC president Dana White mentioned that featherweight Conor McGregor tried to bet him $3 million that he would KO Chad Mendes in round 2. According to McGregor himself, the bet was not for $3 million, but $3.5 million. He’s still holding out hope that White will accept the wager. While talking to the media on...

Jul 8, 2015 7:39 am

White Confirms Aldo Would Have Made $4M At UFC 189

Wherever you are Jose Aldo, please do not read this. Although, the UFC featherweight champ most likely knows how much he lost out on when he dropped out of UFC 189 with a rib injury. It was already assumed that this would have been a massive check for Aldo, but now UFC president Dana White...

Jul 7, 2015 2:31 pm

Dana White: ‘McGregor Tried To Bet Me $3 Mill’

UFC president is a betting man, but even he was shocked when featherweight Conor McGregor came to Lorenzo Fertitta and himself with a wager. White was a guest on the Jim Rome Show and talked about just how confident the featherweight is. “You want to know how confident this kid is? I can’t even believe...

Jul 5, 2015 5:40 pm

Chael Sonnen: Guys in MMA Have to be Loved Too Much

Chael Sonnen has never been one to back down from a fight. Whether he believes in the trash talk he dishes out before-hand, one thing is for sure: Sonnen put butts in seats. It didn’t matter if fans wanted to cheer for him or watch him get knocked out; Sonnen sold tickets and made the...

Jul 3, 2015 1:35 pm

‘Aldo’s The Worst Drawing Champion In UFC History’

  “Conor did everything right, Jose did everything wrong as he always does. He’s the worst drawing champion in the history of the UFC. Numbers don’t lie; he is the worst draw with the belt. He’s never made a pay-per-view bonus because he’s never met a minimum threshold. As much as these sound like insults...

Jul 3, 2015 12:16 pm

Sonnen: ‘If It was up to me Aldo would be stripped!’

If Chael Sonnen ruled the UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo wouldn’t have his belt anymore. The former UFC fighter talked on MMAJunkie Radio about the UFC 189 situation, with Aldo pulling out and Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes meeting for the interim title. Sonnen said he would have completely stripped Aldo of his title, with this...

Jul 1, 2015 9:11 am

Chad Mendes Talks McGregor Fight: ‘Conor, You’re Fu*ked’

Yesterday it was announced that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo pulled out of UFC 189 and Team Alpha Male’s Chad Mendes will be stepping in to fight Conor McGregor for the interim title. McGregor was present for the announcement, with UFC president Dana White, and talked on ESPN’s Sportscenter about his new opponent, saying he...

Jul 1, 2015 9:10 am

Coach: ‘Chad Mendes Ready, Been Training For McGregor For 3 Weeks’

Team Alpha Male’s Chad ‘Money’ Mendes will fight Conor McGregor at UFC 189 for the interim featherweight title. This coming after Jose Aldo pulled out due to his rib injury. Mendes has been on standby for about a week, ready to fill in at anytime before UFC 189 in the event that Aldo couldn’t go....

Jun 30, 2015 1:20 pm

Is Jose Aldo Just “Screwing” With Conor McGregor

Whether you want to admit it or not, most of us are thinking, somewhere in our minds, is Jose Aldo really injured? The featherweight champ is currently making us all wait. There are conflicting medical reports and exams he has to pass, so no one really knows anything for sure yet. MMA legend Dan Frye...

Jun 30, 2015 10:29 am

Don Frye Calls Vain Velasquez An Idiot — ‘This Isn’t ROCKET SCIENCE’

Don Frye, can we just get this guy a TV show already. Every time he talks it’s like watching a car crash. You really don’t feel good watching it, but you can’t look away. When Frye talks, we listen and cringe, but then keep listening. In his latest interview with Submission Radio, Frye turned his...

Jun 29, 2015 2:59 pm

Lawler: ‘There’s a Reason Why McGregor is Where He is Today’

UFC Welterweight Champion Robbie Lawler is set to defend his championship in a rematch against Rory MacDonald in the co main-event of UFC 189, but it’s easy to see why some casual fans wouldn’t know that. The pay-per-view buyrate is expected to be the biggest in years and that’s mostly thanks to the fact that...

Jun 29, 2015 2:59 pm

HE’S ROLLIN’! Burt Watson Enjoying Being Relevant In MMA World

Burt Watson will forever be known as the “babysitter of the stars”. He was one of the most important backstage officials at UFC event and organized everything from fighter weigh-ins to their walkouts before their fights. When he chose to leave the UFC, the company needed to hire eight people just to fill the void...

Jun 29, 2015 2:59 pm

Bermudez: ‘I Hope Aldo’s Injury Isn’t Some Boxing Bull’

Even though Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor are still set to clash in the main event of “UFC 189”, the champion’s rib injury is hanging over the event like a black cloud. Featherweight Dennis Bermudez threw in his two cents on the situation and hopes it doesn’t end up being drama compared to boxing. “I...

Jun 29, 2015 7:14 am

‘Joe Rogan Could Have Ruined My Career & Life with Fake Fight Comments’

Joe Rogan recently came out and stated that he thought the fight between Ken Shamrock and Kimbo Slice at Bellator 138 earlier in June looked “fake as f***“. While the fight did look quite bizarre, Shamrock vowed on his life that the fight was far from staged. “I swear on everything that I love, my...

Jun 24, 2015 8:09 am

Iaquinta: ‘I’ve been dreaming of fighting a top 5’r like Melendez’

“I was going crazy. First, you know, going crazy in a bad way once I heard Bobby Green was out, and you don’t know who you’re going to get. He was an opponent ranked above me, so you know it has really good benefits to beat a guy like that.” “I think he’s been in...

Jun 23, 2015 12:51 pm

Ben Rothwell: ‘I’m on a different level than Werdum’

“I’m trying to be very clear that I’m on a different level, you know. But first and foremost, they’re just words. It doesn’t mean anything. I want to prove everything I say. Now if and when I do fight Werdum, I want the world to know, as far as I’m concerned he is the baddest...

Jun 23, 2015 12:25 pm

UFC’s Ratner: ‘I believe we have the votes to get MMA in NY’

UFC Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Marc Ratner believes that the MMA bill has the votes it needs to get passed in the New York State Assembly. He spoke with MMAJunkie Radio about the possibility and said he believes it would get between 95-100 votes in it’s favor it went to a vote on the...

Jun 23, 2015 11:18 am

Miocic Explains Explicit Tweet After Werdum Beat Velasquez

“I was kind of upset a little bit. You know, I put my time in, I fought top ranked guys the last couple fights. I built myself up to come up to that level and get my shot at the title, you know and it really upset me that a guy would just jump me...

Jun 23, 2015 7:37 am

Ben Rothwell Calls Out Former UFC Champ Andrei Arlovski

“But any of these guys that are out there right now, you know you’re talking Werdum, Cain, JDS, Andrei Arlovski, Stipe. I think any one of them is going to build a good case for myself. So it really doesn’t matter in the grand scheme of things. I’m absolutely prepared for any one of them,...