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Jan 8, 2016 11:26 am

List of fighters most tested by USADA in 2015

In the new era of random drug testing, fighters truly have no clue when their doors will be knocked on to give a random sample for drug testing. Understandably, high-profile fighters and champions have been the most tested under the new policy. While the general consensus is that the random drug testing is good for...

Jan 8, 2016 11:22 am

TJ Dillashaw finally fires back at Dominick Cruz

Leading up to their UFC Fight Night: Boston scrap for the bantamweight championship next Sunday, the trash talk between Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw has been very one sided. Cruz has repeatedly put Dillashaw on blast time after time, while Dillashaw has yet to fire back. Until now. The champ spoke to Fox Sports to...

Jan 8, 2016 11:08 am

Teenage Nate Diaz beats down grown man in bare-knuckle fight

Check out this classic video from the past of a young Nate Diaz still in his teens fighting a grown man. The video description says this was Nate’s first fight back in 2002 against Robert Limon. See how the young Diaz makes quick work of Limon. Nate Diaz is coming off an exciting return to...

Jan 8, 2016 10:27 am

Mark ‘All Natty’ Hunt says he’s been fighting PED drenched fighters for years

Mark Hunt is extremely pleased with the UFC’s implementation of random drug testing done by USADA. “The Super Samoan” who has a fight scheduled with former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is all too excited to get his own championship belt spoke with Craziest Sports Fights about his upcoming bout and history of fighting. “All...


Jan 8, 2016 9:47 am

Early odds open up for Conor McGregor versus Rafael dos Anjos

Big news was recently released that UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor would be going up from 145 pounds to 155 pounds to challenge lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. Early betting odds from Best Fight Odds have been released. As of this writing, Conor McGregor has come out as the underdog at +100 while dos Anjos who...

Jan 8, 2016 6:58 am

CONFIRMED! Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate official

Last night reports emerged that Conor McGregor vs. Rafael Dos Anjos and Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate had been announced for UFC 197 on March 5th. While the UFC had yet to make the bouts official, the MMA world went wild as discussions of the blockbuster fights heated up. Now, we have confirmation that Holly...

Jan 8, 2016 6:54 am

WATCH! CM Punk’s potential opponent discusses matchup

On UFC President Dana White’s ‘Lookin’ For A Fight’ video series, Dana White seemed interested in having 1-0 Mickey Gall fight CM Punk after Gall approached White about the fight. While nothing was set in stone, the MMA community went wild with speculation as to whether or not an opponent had finally been found for...

Jan 8, 2016 6:49 am

GARDAI reportedly investigating photo of McGregor allegedly wielding firearm

Since Christmas, UFC champion Conor McGregor has been enjoying the spoils of his success. The champ has posted numerous photos to social media accounts showing himself with various luxury cars, as well as several replica firearms which he can be seen playing with in his house. One photo caught the attention of Ireland’s GARDAI however,...

Jan 8, 2016 6:43 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson training with Ido Portal

Since footage emerged prior to UFC 194 of Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson working with movement expert Ido Portal, fans have been anxiously awaiting more footage of the trio working together. In this new video we can see the men training together in the sand, and then see footage of the master Ido Portal himself...

Jan 8, 2016 6:29 am

Clip of the Day: Gary Goodridge’s iconic crucifix KO

Gary Goodridge vs Paul Herrera at UFC 8 on February 16, 1996 in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 7, 2016 at 9:02pm PST Old school MMA fans will remember this iconic KO where Gary Goodridge rained down elbows from the crucifix position on Paul Herrera. The clip...

Jan 7, 2016 8:21 pm

PHOTO | Daniel Cormier receives adorable fan mail from 11 year old fan

Here’s your feel good story of the day! While for the most part the days of sending letters in the mail are long gone, one very young fan sent UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier a handwritten letter in the mail asking him DC to sign his trading card. Included with the letter was a...

Jan 7, 2016 8:14 pm

WATCH! Breakdown of TJ Dillashaw’s brilliant footwork

When TJ Dillashaw and Dominick Cruz fight for the UFC bantamweight championship on January 17th, the insanely methodical and elite footwork that will be on display is enough to wow even the casual MMA fan. Ahead of the fight, famed coach Jason Parillo breaks down Dillashaw’s footwork, and how he uses it to win fights...

Jan 7, 2016 8:08 pm

Bader next in line for title shot with win over Johnson

While Ryan Bader has been knocking on the door of a light heavyweight title shot with his 5 fight win streak that most recently saw him handily defeat Rashad Evans via unanimous decision at UFC 192 in October, he hadn’t been promised a title shot. Ahead of Bader’s UFC on FOX 18 fight against Anthony...

Jan 7, 2016 3:31 pm

Rockhold teases Weidman rematch: “He’s been harassing Dana”

Luke Rockhold has yet to figure out who he will be facing in his first middleweight title defense. While Yoel Romero defeated Jacare Souza at UFC 194 to become the #1 contender at middleweight, many want to see Chris Weidman given an immediate rematch given his dominance as a champion. Rockhold spoke to Fox Sports...

Jan 7, 2016 3:20 pm

NSAC expected to make ruling on Diaz suspension on January 12th

MMA fans have been anxiously awaiting news on the NSAC’s settlement talks with Nick Diaz following an uproar stemming from their harsh 5 year suspension due to Diaz failing a drug test for marijuana. According to MMAFighting the commission could be making a ruling on the settlement talks as early as their meeting next Thursday...

Jan 7, 2016 11:33 am

Royce Gracie training with kickboxing champion for Ken Shamrock bout at Bellator 149

MMA legends Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock will meet for the third time in their professional careers at Bellator 149 on Feb. 19 in Houston, Texas. Gracie who helped put jiu-jitsu in the spotlight in the early days of MMA has been training with veteran kickboxing champion Joe Schilling for his upcoming bout with Shamrock....

Jan 7, 2016 11:21 am

Jacare calls for rematch with “dirty” Romero, or Weidman

At UFC 194 last month, not only was a new middleweight champion crowned as Luke Rockhold defeated Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight championship, the #1 contender at middleweight was also determined as Yoel Romero defeated Jacare Souza. While there’s been no word on who Luke Rockhold will face in his first title defense, Jacare...

Jan 7, 2016 10:51 am

WATCH! Lawler vs. Condit was great…but at what cost?

UFC 195’s main event war between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit was in fact one for the ages. While the majority of the fight was back and forth, the last 90 seconds of the fight will go down as arguably the greatest minute and a half inside of the Octagon. The judges scored the bout...

Jan 7, 2016 10:42 am

WATCH! Cowboy discusses welterweight move, ‘Why not 185 too?’

Donald Cerrone is currently coming off a loss to Rafael Dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight title last month at UFC on FOX 17. While he initially wasn’t sure how soon the UFC would call him for a fight after being on the wrong end of a one-sided beating, then it has since been announced...

Jan 7, 2016 10:27 am

Ben Askren believes all promotions will move toward new weigh-in system

The revolutionary weigh-in procedures being implemented this year by ONE Championship has got a lot of people talking. The promotion’s ban on weight-cutting is looking to make fighting a safer sport, and Victor Cui, CEO of the promotion has made it known that he would like other premier MMA promotions such as the UFC and...

Jan 7, 2016 10:19 am

Clip of the Day: Matt Hughes submits Frank Trigg

Matt Hughes vs Frank Trigg at UFC 45 in Uncasville, Connecticut on November 21, 2003. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 6, 2016 at 7:35pm PST Going into UFC 45 on November 21st 2003, Matt Hughes had defended his UFC welterweight championship four times, and was looking to make it five....

Jan 7, 2016 9:53 am

Daniel Cormier responds to Jon Jones questionable environment in video roast

Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones recently put out a video mocking the current champion Daniel Cormier. Jones recorded a past interview of Cormier and teased him after Cormier said that “people don’t even like me, they just hate Jon Jones!” Cormier replied to Jones’ video with a tweet questioning what “Bones” was doing in...

Jan 7, 2016 9:18 am

Dana White goes off on fan questioning fighter pay

UFC President Dana White is an extremely active Twitter personality. The UFC President can often be seen interacting with fans, normally in a fun manner, but every once in awhile someone says something that sets White off. In this case, a fan was questioning how much fighter’s make, a sensitive topic in the MMA world....

Jan 7, 2016 9:05 am

Dominick Cruz blasts TJ Dillashaw…again

If Dominick Cruz’s goal was to repeatedly talk trash to TJ Dillashaw to get into the champ’s head before their bantamweight title scrap next weekend, he’s likely succeeding. In a recent video interview with the pair, Cruz put Dillashaw on blast, repeatedly bashing the champion over the course of several minutes, leaving Dillashaw speechless. Now,...

Jan 7, 2016 8:56 am

WATCH! Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight – Episode 1

On the latest episode of UFC President Dana White’s ‘Lookin for a Fight’ series, the UFC President is joined by his friends Nick the Tooth and Matt Serra as they travel around the country searching for elite level fighters. On the first episode of the series, the team found Sage Northcutt, who has quickly become...

Jan 7, 2016 8:35 am

Donald Cerrone confirms he was fined for uniform infraction

Earlier today news broke that 3 fighters had been fined for violating the UFC’s ‘Athlete Outfitting Policy’ and another 12 have been warned about violating the policy. Fighter’s are fined for “knowingly” violating the policy after having an opportunity to correct it according to Tracey Bleczinski, the UFC Senior VP of Global Consumer Products, who...

Jan 7, 2016 8:23 am

3 fighters fined for uniform infractions

The Reebok era is officially here! According to UFC Senior VP of Global Consumer Products, Tracey Bleczinski, 3 fighters have been fined for uniform infractions, and another 12 have been warned about violating the Athlete Outfitting Policy. Bleczinski spoke to MMAJunkie: “We have had over 99 percent compliance with the Athlete Outfitting Policy,” Bleczinski told...