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Nov 23, 2014 4:41 pm

REPLAY! Frankie Edgar post-fight Octagon speech

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar scored a late 5th round submission win over Cub Swanson with just 4 seconds left in the bout. The submission not only earned Edgar ‘Performance of the Night’ honors, but earned him a place in the record books as the latest finish...

Nov 23, 2014 4:33 pm

REPLAY! Edson Barboza post-fight Octagon speech

Last night in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 57 Edson Barboza defeated Bobby ‘King’ Green via unanimous decision. Below is Barboza’s post-fight Octagon speech from the event.

Nov 23, 2014 3:36 pm

Diaz: “I’m the right guy for the job”

Stockton bad boy Nick Diaz is currently gearing up for his UFC 183 bout against Anderson Silva on January 31st. It will be Diaz’s first bout in the cage since losing to GSP in a welterweight title fight in March of 2013, and it will be Anderson Silva’s first fight since snapping his shin in...

Nov 23, 2014 2:24 pm

Frankie Edgar: “I got tunnel vision on that title”

Frankie Edgar snapped the six fight winning streak of Cub Swanson last night at UFC Fight Night 57 by submitting Swanson with just 4 seconds left in the bout (See the highlights HERE). Following the bout, Edgar spoke on the Fox Sports 1 post-fight show to discuss his goal of earning another title shot against...

Nov 23, 2014 12:11 pm

Barboza calls for top-5 opponent: “I’m ready for this”

On the heels of his impressive win over Bobby Green in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night Austin, Edson Barboza called for a top-5, or even top-3 opponent for his next fight. He spoke at the post-fight press conference. “I’m feeling really good, but believe me, you guys haven’t seen the best Edson Barboza...

Nov 23, 2014 10:51 am

Swanson on fight-losing submission: ” I don’t want a broken jaw again”

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57 Cub Swanson was submitted by Frankie Edgar with just 4 seconds before the end of the bout. The choke that finished the bout was a rear-naked choke that wasn’t under the chin of Swanson, which usually doesn’t force a fighter to tap. However, Swanson...

Nov 23, 2014 10:25 am

Rockhold on Jones-Velasquez superfight: ‘Not a chance Jones beats Velasquez’

Recently Jon Jones stated that if he defeats Daniel Cormier, Alexander Gustafsson, and Anthony Johnson, he considers the light heavyweight division cleared, and will entertain offers for superfights, mainly in the heavyweight division. UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez teammate, Luke Rockhold spoke about Jones odds of beating Cain Velasquez. “Not a chance.” “Cain, just the...

Nov 23, 2014 10:09 am

Swanson on Edgar bout: “I’m going to be better”

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar defeated Cub Swanson via submission in the 5th round to earn himself the latest finish in UFC history. At the post-fight show on FOX Sports 1 Swanson spoke about the bout, and his future in MMA. “Obviously, it was super frustrating, but...

Nov 23, 2014 9:12 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros react to Edgar’s late submission win over Swanson

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar scored a late 5th round submission win over Cub Swanson, earning himself a Performance of the Night bonus in the process. As always, the Twitter-verse erupted with reactions from fighters, fans, and celebrities. Below is a compilation of the best reactions. Here...

Nov 23, 2014 8:29 am

VanZant wants rematch with Tecia Torres

Last night on the UFC Fight Pass prelims of UFC Fight Night 57, Paige VanZant and Kailin Curran put on a ‘Fight of the Night’ performance that saw VanZant earn a 3rd round TKO win. She spoke at the post-fight press conference about the bout, and who she would like to fight next. “I think...

Nov 23, 2014 8:18 am

PHOTO | Cerrone, Condit, and Kennedy have Dana White confused

At UFC Fight Night Austin, Team Jackson-Winkeljohn members were in attendance to watch Issac Vallie-Flagg in his bout against Matt Wiman. In the picture below, we see Donald Cerrone, Carlos Condit, and Tim Kennedy all posing for the camera. However, UFC President Dana White was extremely confused with what was going on in this picture....

Nov 23, 2014 7:43 am

Edgar on title shot: “It should be me”

Last night at UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar made a statement as to why he deserves the next featherweight title shot. Edgar out-wrestled Cub Swanson for nearly the entire fight before sinking in a brutal neck crank to finish the fight with just 4 seconds left. At the post fight press conference Edgar spoke...

Nov 22, 2014 11:13 pm

Barboza calls out Cerrone following win over Green

Following his unanimous decision win over Bobby Green at UFC Fight Night 57, Edson Barboza revealed that he wants a rematch against Donald Cerrone, whom he lost to earlier this year.

Nov 22, 2014 4:56 pm

Metamoris 5 Results: MacDonald and Torres Go Full 20 Minutes

Social media and mixed martial arts fans around the world blew up when it was announced that UFC star Rory MacDonald would be featured on tonight’s Metamoris card. His opponent, Jonathan Torres, is known for his accomplishments as a gi-grappler. However, he recently has been on a tear in no-gi competition most recently winning the...

Nov 22, 2014 2:56 pm

Metamoris 5 Results: Magalhaes Controls Diniz In a Draw

Switching gears from the previous bout, Magalhaes and Diniz had a slower paced fight with a long feeling out process. Neither man was in an offensive position until Magalhaes pulled guard ten minutes in. Before Magalhaes pulled guard, he was purely playing the defensive game while Diniz tried to get into a position where he...

Nov 22, 2014 12:34 pm

“Metamoris 5: Sakuraba vs. Gracie” Live Results

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu’s premier promotion, Metamoris, kicks off their fifth event from California at 5:00 PM EST! California’s Long Beach Convention Center will play host to today’s event that features six grappling matches. UFC’s Rory MacDonald will be battling Jonathan Torres in the co-main event. The headliner is a match that has been fourteen years...

Nov 22, 2014 11:49 am

Barboza targeting rematch against Cerrone

Edson Barboza, who is preparing to fight Bobby Green in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 57 tonight in Austin Texas, still wants a rematch against Donald Cerrone. The bout between Barboza and Cerrone was one hardcore fight fans were drooling over, a matchup between two elite strikers. In the first round Barboza was...

Nov 22, 2014 11:43 am

Rousey wants Holly Holm after Zingano

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is currently gearing up for her UFC 184 title defense against Cat Zingano, but is already looking forward to more potential opponents. She spoke to AXS TV about who she wants to fight next. “Gina is not in the UFC right now. She’s off making a movie. Cyborg, I...

Nov 22, 2014 11:38 am

Swanson on Fight Night 57 fight week isolation in Texas

Leading up to UFC Fight Night 57 tonight, Cub Swanson explained that he and the other fighters were being kept almost an hour away from the venue where they will be fighting. The Horseshoe Bay where the fighters are being kept is apparently in a remote area of Texas, without many people, but with a...

Nov 22, 2014 11:31 am

Edgar: “If people are doubting me, they’re wrong”

Frankie Edgar is currently gearing up for his UFC Fight Night 57 bout against Cub Swanson tonight in Austin Texas. Leading up to the bout, Cub Swanson has been promised a title shot from the UFC if he is able to defeat Edgar, something Edgar wants to take from him. He spoke to MMAJunkie Radio....

Nov 22, 2014 7:58 am

Nick Diaz on DUI: ‘I’m not Lodi PD’s favorite’

Earlier this year, Nick Diaz was charged with DUI, and obstruction of justice for attempting to make himself throw up after the Lodi PD asked him to take a breathalyzer test. While fans feared Diaz bout with Anderson Silva at UFC 184 may be in jeopardy, the bout wasn’t cancelled, and will go down January...

Nov 22, 2014 7:46 am

Faber: ‘Dillashaw is “bad news” for Cruz’

Former bantamweight title challenger Urijah Faber discussed the upcoming matchup, which doesn’t have a date set, between his teammate TJ Dillashaw, and former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz. Faber spoke to MMAMania about the bout, and why he believe Dillashaw, as well as himself, is a bad matchup for Cruz, and why Cruz last fight against...

Nov 22, 2014 7:39 am

Jon Jones defends Bill Cosby over rape allegation

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defended Bill Cosby, who has recently caught heat for a comedy routine from the 1980’s in which he makes jokes about using drugs to rape women. Jones was approached by TMZ outside of LAX International airport, where the champ was asked about the allegations toward Bill Cosby. “I love...

Nov 22, 2014 5:05 am

Edgar: ‘It would be a shame if someone else took the title from Aldo’

Frankie Edgar is currently gearing up for his UFC Fight Night 57 main event bout against Cub Swanson tonight, a bout which could potentially have title implications. Leading up to the bout, Edgar knows he needs a dominant win in order to get a title shot against Jose Aldo in a stacked featherweight division. He...

Nov 22, 2014 5:04 am

Bobby Green – Why I Fight

To get ready for UFC Fight Night Austin tonight, the UFC has released this video of lightweight Bobby Green, who will be fighting Edson Barboza in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 57. The video is titled: ‘Why I Fight – Bobby Green’